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Author: ZedHead
Sun Feb 25, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Coil question.
Replies: 15
Views: 112

Re: Coil question.

walshyco wrote:You could swap the coils over and see if the misfire move, that would eliminate the coil.


Just swap 2 & 3 leads over but i suspect you have a duff plug.
Author: ZedHead
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bottom Shed
Topic: Gone Over To The Dark Side
Replies: 11
Views: 89

Re: Gone Over To The Dark Side

I think that will be a marmite purchase on here but it looks a good all rounder and well engineered. Enjoy.
Author: ZedHead
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 82
Views: 1937

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Bit of a hiatus courtesy of a burst retina blood vessel. Woke up one morning any couldn't see f all out of my right eye as the gel behind the lens was saturated with blood. Major eye surgery required! On the mend now and back at it. I wont post what they had to do in case anyones eating when they r...
Author: ZedHead
Sat Feb 24, 2018 2:09 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Any electronic engineers amongst us?
Replies: 82
Views: 1937

Re: Any electronic engineers amongst us?

Is it done yet? :D
Author: ZedHead
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:17 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: UK Z1000A1 - Camper Van Beckons! £5000
Replies: 12
Views: 344

Re: UK Z1000A1 - Camper Van Beckons! £5250

Nice bike! Change your mind :D

Okay ... good luck with the sale and bank holiday traffic :wink:
Author: ZedHead
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Side panels
Replies: 5
Views: 86

Re: Side panels

Right hand side has lower bottom lug
Author: ZedHead
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: What you been using to clean engine alloy..
Replies: 10
Views: 316

Re: What you been using to clean engine alloy..

Elbow grease.... I cleaned up this A4 lump, but didn't wan't to go too Bling (not like me :roll: ) as the bike was very original and unrestored... Z1019.jpg Depends on how much Patina you wan't to leave (if any) I used Putoline Chain Degreaser and a Scotchpad wrapped around a screwdriver to clean t...
Author: ZedHead
Wed Feb 21, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1b etc Frame Plugs
Replies: 24
Views: 269

Re: Z1b etc Frame Plugs

compo z1r wrote:
Philippe wrote:Corect z1bman, those are the indicator mounting rubbers, not the plastic plugs!
Philippe


sorry to burst your bubble philippe this is a ebay message from the seller there hole plugs

IMG_2676[4569] ebay.JPG


Just the wrong part number then
Author: ZedHead
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1b etc Frame Plugs
Replies: 24
Views: 269

Re: Z1b etc Frame Plugs

The cost of moulding is in the tooling which is very expensive. Try John Browse for used or look at 3D printing if you have to get them made.
Author: ZedHead
Tue Feb 20, 2018 2:07 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Z1b etc Frame Plugs
Replies: 24
Views: 269

Re: Z1b etc Frame Plugs

Where do your indicators mount if the holes are blanked off?
Author: ZedHead
Mon Feb 19, 2018 11:47 am
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Re-Anodizing parts?
Replies: 16
Views: 373

Re: Re-Anodizing parts?

Mikey had mine done with cracking results although I am not sure if he still uses the same plater
Author: ZedHead
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: project
Replies: 9
Views: 422

Re: project

Only £3k so far. Reserve not met.
Author: ZedHead
Sat Feb 17, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: Z1
Replies: 9
Views: 180

Re: Z1

You have an engine and frame, which is something at least.

Good luck, this will be interesting to watch.
Author: ZedHead
Thu Feb 15, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Running rufff
Replies: 14
Views: 316

Re: Running rufff

Pigford wrote:Are rubbers good - check for air leaks.


Maybe Jimmock can answer that one .. actually best not :roll:
Author: ZedHead
Thu Feb 15, 2018 6:02 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Running rufff
Replies: 14
Views: 316

Re: Running rufff

Probably carbs as said if it runs reasonably well on easystart. I would also do a compression check sooner than later. Most old engines will need some work if not already attended to. It is good to get this out of the way and problems here can send you on merry dance and your carbs will never set up...

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