Returning to riding
Returning to riding
Over the last three years we have hosted the National Road Rally in Lincoln, and enjoyed every minute of it. Now it's time to return to the ride, if you would to join us get in contact.
HJPBikes - feeding an obsession!
HJPBikes - feeding an obsession!
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YZF Update

So I have been looking at the YZF a bit this weekend and summing up its faults to see what needs doing.

On Friday the list of faults were:

Misaligned Exup valve making the bike run rough Uses oil but to what degree I don’t know yet Fuel tank leaks from the fuel pump seal Right hand fork seal leaks Bottom fairing one of the mounting tabs has snapped off The bottom fairing has a large purple graphic on it No clamp on the exhaust so it wobbles (a lot) Did I mention the purple graphics?

 

Yamaha YZF750R

The YZF is my latest bike and is hopefully going to be my road/track bike, I am hoping it’ll have the handling of the TRX with a bit more poke. No more being stuck behind Hornet 600’s on the striaght for me……. hopefully. So far it looks to be alright, it burns oil (how much I’m yet to find out) like all YZF’s, it has purple on its fairing (lets see how long that lasts, at least it hasn’t got the original purple wheels), a leaking fork seal and a crack in it’s headlight cowl. Still not sure if this bike is a keeper, but it is growing on me. I like the idea that…

The bikes I have owned

Here is a list of the bikes I have owned, I am hoping to expand on this in the future (More bikes as well as more info) but I thought I would just list them for now and see if anyone has any comments about these bikes and if their thoughts agreed with mine!…