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Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Removing the engine Z650
Replies: 4
Views: 164

Re: Removing the engine Z650

Drain the oil out whichever way you're taking the engine out, it makes it 3 kilos lighter.
Author: Julian_Boolean
Fri May 29, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Engine mounting rubbers
Replies: 4
Views: 294

Re: Engine mounting rubbers

I think mine came from CMSNL a couple of years ago
Author: Julian_Boolean
Fri May 29, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Gpz1100b1
Replies: 11
Views: 600

Re: Gpz1100b1

That clutch action is superb, are you sure you put all the clutch springs back in :D
Author: Julian_Boolean
Fri May 22, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Pingle single feed tap with fixing bracket for z650
Replies: 7
Views: 409

Re: Pingle single feed tap with fixing bracket for z650

Hi Phil, I'll swap a single outlet for a twin outlet
Author: Julian_Boolean
Fri May 22, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Missing engine numbers
Replies: 15
Views: 436

Re: Missing engine numbers

sharpeyie wrote:
Julian_Boolean wrote:Japanese Domestic Market bikes often don't have engine numbers


But the 900’s were always too big for the Japanese domestic market surely... ?


I hadn't thought of that
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed May 20, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Missing engine numbers
Replies: 15
Views: 436

Re: Missing engine numbers

Japanese Domestic Market bikes often don't have engine numbers
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed May 20, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 1982 Z1000J carb woes
Replies: 15
Views: 478

Re: 1982 Z1000J carb woes

Suzuki A/C big fours soacing of carbs is same - so GS GSX range is an option Bandit/GSXR/GSXF carbs fit but need a Stage 3 Dynojet kit to work with pod filters, they might work okay with the airbox - I don't know CV carbs form GS1000s and GSX1100s are nearly the same as Z1000J carbs apart from 1100...
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed May 20, 2020 10:58 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 1982 Z1000J carb woes
Replies: 15
Views: 478

Re: 1982 Z1000J carb woes

Gibbotvr wrote:Is there a "slide" carb that bolts straight on.


Mikuni VM33 (only available 2nd hand)
Mikuni RS34
Keihin CR33

Top the cheapest, bottom the most expensive, all of them will require setting up to suit the bike and J2 type inlet rubbers (big ones)
Author: Julian_Boolean
Mon May 18, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1100R BATTERY
Replies: 8
Views: 363

Re: Z1100R BATTERY

dave cullen wrote:
Julian_Boolean wrote:Bought one a couple of years ago for my Z1000J, battery box is the same size as a Z1100R, I can look what model it is when I get home tonight, pretty sure it's a Yuasa


Thanks Julian, appreciate it

Dave


Sadly, I forgot all about this, I was fiddling round with the battery at the weekend as well.
Author: Julian_Boolean
Fri May 15, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1100R BATTERY
Replies: 8
Views: 363

Re: Z1100R BATTERY

Bought one a couple of years ago for my Z1000J, battery box is the same size as a Z1100R, I can look what model it is when I get home tonight, pretty sure it's a Yuasa
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed May 13, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Would this really "balance" the carbs ??
Replies: 11
Views: 446

Re: Would this really "balance" the carbs ??

My LC with TZ top end had a 'balance pipe' between the carbs,It was on the intake rubbers, not the carbs.To balance the carbs, static, then gauges, each carb feeds a cylinder. All LC twins are like this standard. So is the pipe joining them actually there to balance the carbs in some way while the ...
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed May 13, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: GPz1100 generator / crank bolt
Replies: 7
Views: 292

Re: GPz1100 generator / crank bolt

i often find the part number on cmnsl then key that into the z-power site , it makes finding things easier as the z-power site search I find hit and miss. (but that might be the number of beers consumed) I do something similar, find the part no. on CMSNL then put the part no. into Cradley Heath's w...
Author: Julian_Boolean
Tue May 12, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Would this really "balance" the carbs ??
Replies: 11
Views: 446

Re: Would this really "balance" the carbs ??

moizeau wrote:My LC with TZ top end had a 'balance pipe' between the carbs,It was on the intake rubbers, not the carbs.To balance the carbs, static, then gauges, each carb feeds a cylinder.


All LC twins are like this standard.
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed Apr 29, 2020 2:00 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Electronic clocks Any Good Recommendations.?
Replies: 10
Views: 442

Re: Electronic clocks Any Good Recommendations.?

I've got a Koso combined revcounter/speedo/idiot lights it's good but doesn't give the look that Phil wants

https://www.koso.com.tw/products-detail ... 64&lang=en
Author: Julian_Boolean
Wed Apr 22, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Sheared woodruff key
Replies: 16
Views: 643

Re: Sheared woodruff key

zed1015 wrote:The sheared key could be down to a worn taper or loose rotor bolt.

This, I had a KE125 that sheared woodruff keys because the taper was worn on the flywheel, even two strokes don't like random variable ignition timing

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