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Author: PAULJAC47
Wed Oct 17, 2018 6:16 pm
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hello, I am new here
Replies: 8
Views: 380

Re: Hello, I am new here

Hi Welcome to the forum,good choice of bike,looks very much like a St i owned a while back,if it is ,its one of the best bikes i have owned,good luck with her..Paul J
Author: PAULJAC47
Wed Oct 17, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: New Here?
Topic: Hello I’m new...
Replies: 10
Views: 169

Re: Hello I’m new...

Hi Paul,Must be a fair few of us namesakes on here now! see you are using Delkevic,seem to work and sound well,bit of a sod to keep clean underneath though!sure you will find lots of info and help on here..Paul J
Author: PAULJAC47
Mon Oct 15, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER

Thats Great Adrian,explains why my set up is binding,my rotor is 7mm,new pads are supplied as 9mm or 8mm a piece plus 1mm for the anti rattle shims,that makes 7+8+8+1=24 at the best some pads are 7+9+9+1=26,both way over 22.6 as you state,whats the thickness of your rotor? are your pads thinner than...
Author: PAULJAC47
Fri Oct 12, 2018 8:49 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: More O.C.D. - Vesrah v Athena valve seals ?
Replies: 9
Views: 282

Re: More O.C.D. - Vesrah v Athena valve seals ?

Hi Lee,hows it going? Only ever used Viton or Gen oem Kawasaki seals meself,all the ones out of gasket sets i used in the past failed in very short order,pain in the arse when all the other work is good..Cheers Mate Paul J.
Author: PAULJAC47
Thu Oct 11, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER

Thanks Adrian
Author: PAULJAC47
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Z1000A1 REAR CALIPER

Guyz ,Looking for some dimensions if anyone has a z thou a1 or a2 caliper in bits,need piston dimensions diameter and length,gap between piston bores when pistons fully back,.....got a rotor here 7mm,new pads are 9mm apiece,disc rotor is dead central,thinking may have mismatch of bits,reckon would n...
Author: PAULJAC47
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:21 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Wanted Z1a Z1b 900 Engine
Replies: 2
Views: 179

Re: Wanted Z1a Z1b 900 Engine

Probably get more responses if you gave an intro on the new here page,lads on here are always helpful and keen to help.
Author: PAULJAC47
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:48 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Oil leak
Replies: 6
Views: 196

Re: Oil leak

Yep Steve,was thinking clutch,ill get me coat....
Author: PAULJAC47
Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Air Screw setting on Z1
Replies: 8
Views: 254

Re: Air Screw setting on Z1

The coil/relay mod does work,its a get around the old leccies,no probs with dyna set up,glad you are making progress.Paul J
Author: PAULJAC47
Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:02 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Oil leak
Replies: 6
Views: 196

Re: Oil leak

Grab the Wifes talcum powder and dust the engine ,you should see tracks of the leak,alternator leak is an old favourite,remove clean area in barke or carb cleaner and use Kawabond or Rtv to seal a new grommet.New gasket for the alternator cover,put bike on sidestand and you can get away with not dra...
Author: PAULJAC47
Fri Oct 05, 2018 2:29 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 18
Views: 278

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

Tonka on here had a set for sale recently!
Author: PAULJAC47
Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:42 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??
Replies: 18
Views: 278

Re: 4:2 exhausts....z1000 A options ??

You can fit repros if you are prepared to separate the silencer from mid section. Would only look ok if you did both sides though !! The last pic on my ebay advert shows it done on a Z1000. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/232947255873?ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&_trksid=p3984.m1555.l2649 However - Z65...
Author: PAULJAC47
Tue Oct 02, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Re dunstal lookalike silencers
Replies: 10
Views: 346

Re: Re dunstal lookalike silencers

https://www.feked.com/universal-reverse ... -41mm.html


Are these a close match? seem to have one or two types...on their site..
Author: PAULJAC47
Sat Sep 29, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Valve seal
Replies: 24
Views: 576

Re: Valve seal

A lot depends on how a rebuilt engine is run in,always used cheapo oil and used the bike on the road varying load and revs within limits,seen more than one bike with glazed bores due to being run in incorrectly.
Author: PAULJAC47
Fri Sep 28, 2018 6:41 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Air Screw setting on Z1
Replies: 8
Views: 254

Re: Air Screw setting on Z1

Thats good its running now,check batt volts at 3k revs should be around14.6 volts,check coils getting full battery voltage,when bike not running.ign on.Best to take her out and give it the beans ,check plugs then, doing a plug chop if poss,starting up and letting it run a lot always seems to do more...

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