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» Kawasaki zx10 anyone know this bike
Sep 25, 2016 - 10:03 PM - by ajhampto
https://www.donedeal.ie/motorbikes-f...zx10r/13430652
Want to see if bike or owner are known on here??
Thanks folks.
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» Custom bike painting Munster area recommendations ???
Sep 25, 2016 - 6:24 PM - by mverweel86
Hi there, just wondering does anyone know of any really good high standard custom bike painters, preferably in the Munster area. Thinking about getting a different paint job done on my k8 1000.
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» Anyone know this bike?
Sep 25, 2016 - 6:02 PM - by Fred Flinstone
Anyone know this GSX-R750?

https://www.donedeal.ie/motorbikes-f...50-l0/13100146

Seems like a lot of bikes on donedeal are overpriced.

How fairly priced is it?
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» Speedo cable broke.
Sep 25, 2016 - 1:55 PM - by baseplate
1996 Honda CB750. Inner cable on my Speedo cable snapped about halfway down this morning. Do I need to replace both inner and outer cables? Are inner cables easily got, I'm thinking city spares if they are back order from Honda. I need the bike for test on Tuesday.
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» rattling a fork damper bolt out
Sep 25, 2016 - 1:24 PM - by sharpbikes
would anyone be around limerick this evening to rattlegun two bolts out of some forks? have moved house and lost some of the tools i used to have so no more compressor or rattlegun. the help would be greatly appreciated! need to be somewhere first thing tomorrow and have only the bike.
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» Slow oil leak from inner clutch cover
Sep 25, 2016 - 12:08 PM - by mcljot
Hi folks,

Bike is 2001 KX250. I have a very slow oil leak from my inner clutch cover. There is a paper gasket as standard and I've tried a thin bead of liquid gasket on both sides of the gasket, and I've tried shovelling liquid gasket onto both sides and it still drips about one drop every 5 minutes.

Would two paper gaskets help? I've ordered some ThreeBond liquid gasket to try (have been using Dirko so far). I haven't had the clutch cover on a flat surface to check for warpage but is there any recommended method of fixing this?

Cheers

Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
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» honda 50 comes to a stop
Sep 25, 2016 - 11:19 AM - by jimmey
my son got a little 1980 honda 50 got it restored got the engine rebuilt piston rings the lot anyway took it for a spin went a few miles it started to lock up than just stopped he kick started again away it goes again another few miles anyone any ideas what to look for or where to start
cheers
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» Steve McQueen Biking Hero
Sep 25, 2016 - 10:52 AM - by ENGLISH
ITV4 Wednesday 9pm.

Henry Cole will be presenting it.
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» Dunboyne show: anyone going?
Sep 25, 2016 - 8:30 AM - by ascalon
Anybody heading for the Spirit of Dunboyne show today?

Always a good turnout of bikes and unmentionables, and the weather looks decent enough.

Will be there with the bairns myself.

Must arrange a way to get the VF over there, though the ZXR-R would be eligible now too!
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» Diesel spill cork
Sep 24, 2016 - 6:20 PM - by Fledermaus
Anyone heading into the city from capwell to south terrace,George's quay.
There's a load of diesel on the road.....
Be careful
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» Bike transport to continental EU
Sep 24, 2016 - 6:03 PM - by User-Name
Hey Lads,

I may need to move my bike from Cork to Germany, but for some reason I cannot bring it there myself. I am looking for a transport service. Anyone has a recommendation?

Cheers in advance!
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» 2016 Scarborough Gold Cup: Superbike double for Harrison
Sep 24, 2016 - 5:10 PM - by Admin
Perfect conditions greeted the competitors on Saturday for the opening day’s action at the International Gold Cup Trophy meeting at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough and it was Dean Harrison who ended the day on top with two Superbike race victories on the Silicone Engineering Kawasaki’s.

Click the image to open in full size.

Confusion with grid positions led to the Open race being delayed but when it did get underway it was Ivan Lintin (Devitt RC Express Racing Kawasaki) who took... [Read More]
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» ground/wall anchor
Sep 24, 2016 - 2:14 PM - by jp biker
hi all
what would be the best ground or wall anchors going ?
i see oxford have a lot but not sure if there any use ?
parking will be in a fairly doggy area daily so im thinking of getting two of them.
any ideas ?
thanks
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» good use for old brake disc
Sep 24, 2016 - 2:08 PM - by doctorchopper
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» Seafoam?
Sep 24, 2016 - 1:45 PM - by WillyWanka
Anyone use it ? can it be picked up anywhere in Dublin........think I got a bad batch of gas (no pun intended) the other day, bike was running rough as shite not long after......from what I gather it goes straight in the the petrol tank and will clean out the FI's
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» Is this good gear man?
Sep 24, 2016 - 10:39 AM - by The comb over kid
Gets very good reviews and just bonds to the metal, so no clutch slip. Bit on the pricey side for half a pint of the stuff. Has any peeps tried this and found any real improvement overall, was gonna throw it in the FJ

http://www.halfords.ie/motoring/engi...reatment-250ml
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» Anyone lost a CBR125?
Sep 23, 2016 - 10:29 PM - by SnozzleSnout
Lads,

Just thought I would throw this up here incase anyone has, or knows anyone that might have had one of these bikes stolen.

Two little bastards rode one right out in front of me about an hour ago up by Neilstown in Clondalkin, Esker road. No helmets, tracksuit bottoms tucked into socks etc.

It looked like a red and black cbr125, missing the front fairing.
Hate seeing little scrotes like these wrecking someone's bike.
2 Replies | 300 Views
» royal enfield repaired
Sep 23, 2016 - 6:49 PM - by dobson james
hi Iam new to the site looking for some one to fix and restore a royal enfield 500
if any one can help it would be greatfull
3 Replies | 303 Views
» t100r or t100c clock/clocks required
Sep 23, 2016 - 2:08 PM - by chopper
looking for reasonable enough condition clocks for 71 t100r or 71 t100c .have triumph stuff to swap or cash
3 Replies | 142 Views
» pretest and bike rental finglas.
Sep 23, 2016 - 12:38 PM - by Carlsberg
Howyas

Im doing the A test next month first thing on a monday morning. Im on a 250 so need to rent something for the test. Also a pretest on the sat or sun on the bike ill be renting for the test.

Can anyone recommend someone who knows the finglas route and could sort me out with a pretest and bike?

Also, what sort of money would i be talking about?

Cheers
11 Replies | 286 Views
» Gsx750f 1996
Sep 23, 2016 - 11:04 AM - by Billym
Any chance any body out there has a set of mirrors for sale
2 Replies | 184 Views
» Marshall in Mondello Contact
Sep 23, 2016 - 9:32 AM - by cb400sf
Lads, thinking of doing Marshal for Saturday the 1st oct. who do I contact
5 Replies | 294 Views
» Public parking fine ?
Sep 22, 2016 - 9:26 PM - by pudzey
Seen a warden stick a ticket on the saddle strap of a yellow/black 96 cbr today in Waterford city (anyone on here )?

Been the nosey cunt i am and seeing it was fully taxed i asked the warden why he ticketed it ... he just said " no pay and display shown"
I said "sure someone probably stole it or it blew off"

he just told me move away and continued on writing away

grumpy cunt whats the story with parking anyway i never , or... [Read More]
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» Chain Cleaner ?
Sep 22, 2016 - 5:21 PM - by pudzey
what chain cleaner you guys using ?

Picked up some lube the other day and going to clean and lube the shit out of it tomorrow

heard wd40 , kerosene , degreaser etc

just wondering what ye use ?
18 Replies | 559 Views
» 3/16 x 3/16 roller
Sep 22, 2016 - 4:12 PM - by chopper
anyone know anywhere in ireland id pick up some ?, needed for b25s clutch
5 Replies | 248 Views
» You little gem ! I passed
Sep 22, 2016 - 2:36 PM - by Anthony Byrne
Copied this from my blog

Recently (this week) I passed my test and thought Id write about a couple of areas of the test. It wasn't the first time I attempted the test as 3 months back I sat it and failed poorly. At the time my driving instructor couldn't believe how poorly I scored on the test. The tester on the first attempt was rude, arrogant and very aggressive in his manor and the day itself really knocked my confidence. As a learning and development specialist for a huge multi national company I deal with people sitting tests on a weekly basis and couldn't comprehend ever acting this way to a person.

I decided to also try a different driving instructor and came across Dave Stears. Dave was highly recommended and is based very close to where I live. I... [Read More]
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» Lost Top Box
Sep 22, 2016 - 1:23 PM - by bogey
Hi All,

Givi Top Box lost off a Yamaha XT660 last Saturday between Gorey and Kiltegan.
Just posting on the off chance that someone may have come across it, if so be delighted to hear from you.

Regards
B
2 Replies | 273 Views
» Dr john
Sep 22, 2016 - 12:21 PM - by joe mc gonagle
just seen this tribute to dr john
http://www.smacc.net.au/2016/09/firs...dr-john-hinds/
3 Replies | 408 Views
» Givi monokey mounting brackets ...
Sep 22, 2016 - 11:26 AM - by stevenjhodnett
Lads, anyone got any of the mounting brackets circled here? Need to fit a box on a rack and not a plate. I must given away 3 or 4 sets of these over the years.. Apparently you can't order them on there own!!!

Thanks
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» Newish Bike - Indian Chief
Sep 22, 2016 - 11:02 AM - by Jfarrell32
Been searching for about 18mts and finally decided to go the retro cruiser direction. Picked up this 2014 Chief Classic in GS motorcycles in Ballymena. Very professional and helpful to deal with. Love the bike so far.
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» Diesel spillage on kinsale to cork road
Sep 22, 2016 - 8:52 AM - by acdc
As above a heap of spots on the going to cork road
2 Replies | 149 Views
» Zxr and vfr 400
Sep 21, 2016 - 5:47 PM - by NathanC
Anyone know if these give hassle and if so what should I look out for other than the usual? Thanks.
16 Replies | 518 Views
» old skool/nu skool
Sep 21, 2016 - 5:41 PM - by oretom
cant remem if i posted this before, have a scroll down, check out pic of jonnie foxs pub
https://trialsguru.wordpress.com/irish-trials/
9 Replies | 357 Views

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