Forums Irish Motorbike Enthusiasts
Forums Join Us! Mobile Version Racing Section Mark Forums Read Rideouts » Register free!

» Stats
Members: 33,247
Threads: 202,402
Posts: 3,178,495
Welcome to our newest member, moransbodyshop
» Online Users: 578
146 members and 432 guests
64zx12, 748s, addicted to rage, Arius007, ars, b1k3rPete, bandit0, bandittom, benny13, benomac32, BestServedCold, BigEnd, bikemad, BirdXX, blakie, bobdiver, bogman, boyd1005, bradyracing, BrightSpark, Bruce, budgerman, Bunk Moreland, BUZZI, cb400sf, chopper, Chris Gray, Chris.D R33, ciaran13, cino, cloghan0, CodeJACK, coming2u2, corkgsxr, custom900, Dathai2008, DaveK, de bong, dec c, dinny1300, dods, Earache, eirehead, Enda 73, exuppower2003, fatbast, fazerjohn, Fishbone, fitzie, FJRLEE, Frisco, Frostie, Funnyonion87, Gainzz, galway86, gixer1100, hairnet, harleyt, hawkman, highwaytohell, Holy Moly, Honda boi, hornet600, Interceptor, jasonmac87, jay phelan, jc42, jhal76, johnnymax, Jonjo, Jonnybug9, JPF, Jt racing, juicer2006, KawasakiChick, Kazuhiro Watanabe, ken120, kennedydpk, m dara, m7roadrunner, macpudd, mad maxx, marsey, Marty LCI, MattC, mickeyman, MOTOslug, mpp, Mr Chimpo, mrdimreaper, mrun, Mr_13B, myfirstyamaha, Nareik, NODSTER, odonovan35, padraic2271, pajomad88, Pattefolle, PaulJ, Phaedrus, pip, Pmaxx, Puff, the Magic Dragon, Pumbaa the warthog, R1_Learner, racecruiser, rarebacon, robh650, RosieJoe, rusty.bullet.hole, scoffey, scudster, serious3, seta, seventies lad, sharpbikes, shellier46, Shifter, silver fox, silverado, Simmo, skunkymonkey2014, SlowPoke, smas, SnozzleSnout, stewj, SUGS, Sugule Ali, SVSean, tadhgR, Taraxius, the landshark, The Windy City Rumbler, thebleedinsymbol, traction control, Unfazed, vfr03, Vulcan Heaven, Vur-rah-go, woodsman, YamahaTDM850, yzChris, z1matt
Most users ever online was 3,180, 3rd July 2015 at 02:01 PM.
» August 2015
262728293031 1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30 31 12345
» Recent Threads
Head light bulb
Last post by ars
Today 11:28 PM
KTM LC8 what engine oil
Last post by mpp
Today 11:04 PM
IBT Mick Finlay
Last post by chopper
Today 10:49 PM
2000 MV Agusta F4S 750
by Bru
Last post by dec c
Today 09:19 PM
Monarch of Mondello
by EMedlar
Last post by Rambo#15
Today 09:16 PM
Mid Life Crises
by Gallop
Last post by Vjmc.Cork
Today 08:45 PM
KTM 990 Service
by fbiiii
Last post by Cnut the Great
Today 08:39 PM
Big single
by Growler
Last post by Growler
Today 08:22 PM
r6 parts
by dcurt
Last post by deburca
Today 07:41 PM
Stolen Bike Thread
by Liamo
Last post by bonzoid
Today 07:13 PM
954 Fireblade
Last post by N11 EXPRESS
Today 07:06 PM
Gun safe
Last post by rugernuger1991
Today 06:20 PM
wanted yamaha r125
Last post by Lawlor44
Today 06:03 PM
Ducati minimoto S DVT
by DaveK
Last post by StarBoy
Today 05:04 PM
by Paddykk
Last post by Confusion
Today 04:39 PM
Lend of a bike trailer
by ars
Last post by ars
Today 04:27 PM
ER650 Front Forks
by tocr
Last post by tocr
Today 04:01 PM
Yamaha R125
by dd1985
Last post by dd1985
Today 03:50 PM
by tocr
Last post by tocr
Today 03:43 PM
xs 500 parts wanted
by ardri59
Last post by ardri59
Today 01:53 PM
» Current Poll
What would you do?
Pay for dealer services until the warranty is up - 53.57%
45 Votes
Pay for the dealer services and keep the book all stamped up - 14.29%
12 Votes
Do the services DIY and keep your records up to date - 32.14%
27 Votes
Total Votes: 84
You may not vote on this poll.
» Thug life haha
Aug 04, 2015 - 11:22 PM - by skunkymonkey2014
0 Replies | 20 Views
» WCMCC Stubble Track 23rd August 2015
Aug 04, 2015 - 10:35 PM - by benny13
West Cork Mcc are running Round 4 of the club championship, Stubble Track on the 23rd August in Crossbarry Co.Cork.
All classes catered for

All welcome

Entries taken on the morning.

Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
0 Replies | 19 Views
» Bmw or kwack -heads wrecked
Aug 04, 2015 - 10:00 PM - by pajomad88
Well lads,I've done all the homework and read all the reviews and I've almost decided but can't.
Both are 06 with similar mileage. Should I go for the
Zzr14 or the bmw k1200s.
What do ye think?
3 Replies | 92 Views
» Ducati Scrambler
Aug 04, 2015 - 8:29 PM - by MissX
I think it might be

Click the image to open in full size.

except there's still too much yellow!
3 Replies | 145 Views
» TuneECU for Triumph
Aug 04, 2015 - 8:29 PM - by lyonsee
As above, anyone used this app for android or pc, easy to use or easy to fuck up.
3 Replies | 84 Views
» Looking for Clock for 09 R6
Aug 04, 2015 - 7:38 PM - by deburca
i'm looking for the above.Can anyone help.Anyone breaking R6s.
0 Replies | 27 Views
» Voting: Bike Pic of the Month July 2015
Aug 04, 2015 - 5:11 PM - by Bruce
Usual rules apply; choose your 5 favourite pics (does not have to be in any order) and list them like so:

Do not vote for your own picture

This month's winner will receive another great prize from ... [Read More]
25 Replies | 302 Views
» KTM LC8 what engine oil
Aug 04, 2015 - 4:44 PM - by Cnut the Great
Ok guys I know the approved oil is Motorex 10w50 for the LC8
My question is would the Motul equivalent be just as good coz a buddy has Motul on the shelf??
10 Replies | 252 Views
» Lend of a bike trailer
Aug 04, 2015 - 4:27 PM - by ars
Is there anyone that could loan me a bike trailer in the Dublin region? I'd pay a deposit and give you a few bob.
0 Replies | 74 Views
» Bridgestone BT016 Pro
Aug 04, 2015 - 4:12 PM - by Duke RR
Looking for opinions on Bridgestone BT016 Pro.

Road and track use. Not sure on profile, how quick do they turn in ?

( Supercorsa SPV2 are grand, but when caught in the wet, its a case of tip toeing around, so want something with a little more thread on the outside of the tyre )

Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
9 Replies | 248 Views
» KTM 990 Service
Aug 04, 2015 - 2:06 PM - by fbiiii
Hi Guys, new to biking and looking to master the mechanics of my new 2006 KTM 990. Looking for someone to show me the ropes on how to service the bike so I can do it myself in future. Just hit 25,000 miles.
Any advice or direction would be great. Live in Kerry
10 Replies | 293 Views
» xs 500 parts wanted
Aug 04, 2015 - 1:53 PM - by ardri59
By any chance has anyone got parts for one of these beautys!!.ive a engine and rolling chassis but not much else.
0 Replies | 56 Views
» k4 indicator
Aug 04, 2015 - 1:24 PM - by dodyamr6
Hi lads
Any of ye got a gixer k4 indicator,complete unit( left side front with orange lens and mounting stem).think the k3 is the same as well. Made bits of mine last week.
I in waterford ,can collect within reasonable distance.cheers
6 Replies | 97 Views
» Tyres
Aug 04, 2015 - 12:43 PM - by Paddykk
Hey all. Can anyone tell me who is the value for tyres at the moment?? Cheers in advance
6 Replies | 261 Views
» Temp plug for puncture done - when to get proper fix
Aug 04, 2015 - 12:29 PM - by ajhampto
hi Folks,

Came down to the work underground cagepark to find the viffer had a rear puncture. Got a dude to come out (Martin McDonald) and fix it (very fast and sound man). He fired a truck pipe cleaner type thing in and said that its grand for a while, but a permanent 'mushroom' plug is needed.

How soon should I get this done - this is my first bike puncture. Was going to pop into Mutts Nuts if he does that sort of work.


4 Replies | 241 Views
» Head light bulb
Aug 04, 2015 - 12:25 PM - by Dub Duke
Yamaha R6 13s - dimmer bulb has gone.

Are these generic enough? Or something that would be Yamaha specifc?

Need a new one asap; where in Dublin?

Also, has anyone done a conversion that keeps both headlights on for dim and for bright?
3 Replies | 105 Views
» IBT Mick Finlay
Aug 04, 2015 - 9:30 AM - by silva123
Did my IBT with Mick Finlay there yesterday and safe to say anyone who doesn't choose him as an instructor are out of their mind. The guy teaches in a brilliant way, straight to the point. He's not one of those boring oul instructors as well, he'll have a laugh with you.

Anyone doing their IBT give mick a call 085 7117700
6 Replies | 260 Views
» Mondello tv
Aug 04, 2015 - 7:40 AM - by Robin Hugh Gibb
Will they be covering the masters round at Bishops court ?.
0 Replies | 100 Views
» Speedo / clocks not working properly...
Aug 04, 2015 - 7:25 AM - by djkane
Iv an '00 zx6r, the clocks are not working right probably need to be calibrated, Rev's seem ok but speed is wrong, for example it reads 40kmh when your doing around 80kmh etc...

Any one know any one who could sort them, that would be great... dublin.

4 Replies | 144 Views
» review webby?
Aug 03, 2015 - 11:17 PM - by collyzxr
Hi lads,anyone on here have any dealings with this crowd.
Hopefully there good because they have some nice bits��.
0 Replies | 100 Views
» Buying in UK (New Tax disc situation)
Aug 03, 2015 - 10:03 PM - by Doughville
Howyiz. With the new digital Tax Disc arrangements now in place across the sea,what is the current situation for anybody buying privately over there.

I have bought a couple of machines there,and simply rode em back on the UK plate without any probs,however the new arrangements mean you'll be riding an untaxed machine,and any lazy ANPR watcher might just take it into their head to pursue ye along the A55 Expressway.

Has anybody got recent experience of the situation ?
12 Replies | 496 Views
» Photos : Mondello 02/08/15 - Leinster 200
Aug 03, 2015 - 9:05 PM - by smahon
A few shots from the Leinster 200 meeting on Sunday.

Plenty more on the website too, so feel free to have a browse.
Thanks, Stephen

Click the image to open in full size.

... [Read More]
4 Replies | 227 Views
» name that part! SRAD 750
Aug 03, 2015 - 8:33 PM - by myfirstyamaha
As above, what the f is this...?
Click the image to open in full size.

Also has a keyhole...

Click the image to open in full size.... [Read More]
5 Replies | 468 Views
» Need help with Insurance details.
Aug 03, 2015 - 7:41 PM - by HondaMaad
I am 19 Years old 20 this week and i currently own a Honda Varadero 125cc and i am looking to buy a Kawasaki er 500. Liberty Insurance can't insure me until i am 21 but is there any other insurance companys that will insure under the age of 21. I have been driving motorbikes since 16 so have afew years un my belt. Thank you in advance
4 Replies | 228 Views
» Is Rea a sour little bollix ?
Aug 03, 2015 - 5:36 PM - by Admin
Wouldnt shake hands with Chaz Davis after he pulled a move down into the last corner runnng wide with too much speed, where Davis goes for the inside line and they make contact forcing rea back to a 2nd place finish, both well out of shape, both 50/50 as far as I could see and should have put it all behind them once they've crossed the line,

Easier said than done I suppose, but not very sporting.
17 Replies | 877 Views
» wanted yamaha r125
Aug 03, 2015 - 5:06 PM - by Lawlor44
As the title says I'm after a yamaha yzf r125 looking for something 2009 or younger. Looking for a nice tidy bike thats not scratched and damaged. Preferably looking for a black one but interested in other colours too... cheers
2 Replies | 117 Views
» Supersport Bike?
Aug 03, 2015 - 4:27 PM - by redbranchknight
Just wondering what are people's opinions on what is the best bike for supersport racing?? 5k budget for racing in the cup. R6's seem to be most popular but I've heard they can be expensive to maintain. All thoughts welcome
8 Replies | 427 Views
» NEC Birmingham - free admission
Aug 03, 2015 - 11:24 AM - by FJRLEE
Just got confirmation email from organisers, same as last year - if you produce an Irish passport at the ticket desk you will get free admission to the show.

Saves the price of the Ryanair flight (9.99 each way) on Wednesday or Thursday.
27 Replies | 1,004 Views
» Sligo Help
Aug 03, 2015 - 10:11 AM - by bsd
Any members here from Sligo or close to tubbercurry? Need a bit of help getting the bike going. Battery not charging. Reg/rec issues most probably.
12 Replies | 395 Views
» Speedo drive
Aug 03, 2015 - 9:48 AM - by Mr Snuffleupagus
Hey guys
Looking for a speedo drive for my 1990 CBR 1000f

Changed the cable but still not working.....

The speedo is driven off the the front sprocket,have had the cover off and there is a plastic nut that fits over the sprocket nut that drives the speedometer cable

Need to get the cover complete and I'm looking to buy a new one if anyone knows a site selling these parts....
Had a look on Geebay but only secondhand cover available and there's no way of telling if the drive on that cover is bollixed as well......

Any help appreciated.......... [Read More]
8 Replies | 152 Views
» Hornet 600: need advice
Aug 03, 2015 - 6:51 AM - by JoLady
Any advice on buying first bike? Looking for a Hornet. They seem to be mad expensive these days, I'm watchin DoneDeal like a hawk. When is the best time of year to buy; are bikes bit cheaper in winter? I'm not looking to spend over 2k on first bike. Are the older bikes still reliable? There are a lot of late 1990's/ early 00's bikes out there.
Any advice would be greatly appreciated!!
13 Replies | 458 Views
» Dual Sport Green Lanes Enduro Kilkenny
Aug 02, 2015 - 10:49 PM - by theluke79
Hi all,
my first post here! I just moved from Luxembourg to the outskirts of Kilkenny, I brought my 2 bikes with me (obviously):

KTM 990 Adventure ... with few mods

DR 350 S, no mods!

1 useful trailer

I am looking for other riders willing to share some weekend trips,on AND OFF the road!

I do have GPS maps and so on.... but no local knowledge of offroad tracks.

I might be going towards the Military Road next w-e!
3 Replies | 251 Views
» Bishopscourt masters 15th August
Aug 02, 2015 - 10:47 PM - by jimmc
The Adelaide Masters travels north, in two weeks time to the really fast Bishopscourt racing circuit, on Saturday the 15th August. I gave away some entry forms in Mondello at the weekend, but if you still require one just click on the link, and get the form away as soon as you can,

2 Replies | 157 Views


Forum RSS news feed Main RSS news feed