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Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It

By |2020-02-22T12:30:55-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: All, Free, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Yamaha FZ-07 / MT-07 Fatal Flaw and How To Fix It Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. The engineering of the Yamaha MT-07 / FZ-07 forks is seriously flawed resulting in no static sag. Dave explains the how & why of it. Luckily the fix is easy, which Dave [...]

Mosscast: Sending Motorcycle Forks & Shock For Servicing

By |2020-02-08T12:10:29-08:00February 8th, 2020|Categories: All, Mosscast, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , |

Mosscast: Sending Motorcycle Forks & Shock For Servicing Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. If you're going to send your forks and/or shock(s) to a shop for servicing, you must listen to [...]

DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT preparation for the 2020 New Zealand tour

By |2020-01-30T21:07:51-08:00January 30th, 2020|Categories: Article, Free, How-To, servicing|Tags: , , , |

Getting DMT’s Yamaha Tracer GT ready for the 2020 ACC Shiny Side Up tour of New Zealand requires time, focus and task completion one job at a time! Two days makes perfect sense for the do it yourself project manager spreading tasks into manageable blocks of time allowing for such mandatory requirements as flat white coffee, [...]

Mosscast: Motorcycle Brake Pad Break In

By |2020-01-25T09:22:17-08:00January 25th, 2020|Categories: All, Mosscast, servicing, Video|Tags: , , |

Mosscast: Motorcycle Brake Pad Break In Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. There is more to changing motorcycle brake pads than just installing them and following the printed bedding in procedure. [...]

Hydrolocking Motorcycle Forks

By |2020-01-20T09:24:22-08:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: All, Free, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , , , , |

Hydrolocking Motorcycle Forks Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Hydrolock, short for "hydrostatic lock," is usually associated with water getting into an engine cylinder and seizing the engine. In motorcycling it occurs when fork oil stops the forks from moving.

What Can I Do With My NonAdjustable Damping Rod Motorcycle Forks

By |2020-01-03T10:40:11-08:00January 3rd, 2020|Categories: All, How-To, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

What Can I Do With My NonAdjustable Damping Rod Motorcycle Forks Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Most nonadjustable motorcycle forks are the damping rod design. Dave investigates a set from a [...]

Mosscast: Inspecting Motorcycle Bars Grips Levers Rearsets

By |2019-12-30T14:22:04-08:00December 21st, 2019|Categories: All, Mosscast, servicing, Video|Tags: , , , , |

Mosscast: Inspecting Motorcycle Bars Grips Levers Rearsets Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Inspecting the various ergonomic components of your motorcycle is always a good idea, even tho it's not listed in [...]

Dump & Run Motorcycle Fork Oil Change: NonAdjustable Damping Rod Telescopic & Upside down Forks

By |2019-12-16T22:13:48-08:00December 16th, 2019|Categories: All, How-To, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , , |

Dump & Run Motorcycle Fork Oil Change: NonAdjustable Damping Rod Telescopic & Upside down Forks Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Most nonadjustable forks are damping rod forks. 9 times out of 10, stock fork oil in nonadjustable forks is too thin off the showroom floor requiring thicker oil [...]

Mosscast: Motorcycle Air & Fuel System Servicing

By |2019-12-30T14:22:27-08:00December 15th, 2019|Categories: All, Mosscast, servicing, Video|Tags: , , |

Mosscast: Motorcycle Air & Fuel System Servicing Premium Video Trailer.  To watch the full video please upgrade and Go Premium. Like motorcycle suspension systems, motorcycle air and fuel systems need more care than the same systems found on cars. [...]

Greasing Motorcycle Fork Seals To Fix Stiction

By |2019-11-21T09:11:28-08:00November 21st, 2019|Categories: All, Free, How-To, servicing, Suspension, Video|Tags: , , |

Greasing Motorcycle Fork Seals To Fix Stiction Freemium Video.  Enjoy.  To view Premium content, please subscribe. Stiction is when your motorcycle fork does not move freely, but move sticks at some point in its stroke up or down. Dave demonstrates how to fix this if you discover the problem after removing the [...]