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Author: mark d
Sun Jan 13, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Centre stand
Replies: 0
Views: 119

Centre stand

Does anyone have a centre stand for a st or 1000a1 for sale ? Doesn't mater if it's damaged as I want to adapt it to fit on my st as I have been playing and put a 4 into 4 on the bike and the std stand catches on the pipe just where u put your foot on the bar I know I can take of the stand but I lik...
Author: mark d
Tue Jan 01, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Shaft drive
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: Shaft drive

Hi Paul can you pm me please ( I'm not to sure how this works )
Thanks Mark
Author: mark d
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Shaft drive
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Re: Shaft drive

Thanks .i have konis on there which look very similar I was trying to keep it original as it’s only done 20000 miles with every thing else including paint work and pipes still in a really good condition I have only changed the handle bars to higher ones for personal preference
Author: mark d
Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: I need help with my st
Replies: 10
Views: 315

Re: I need help with my st

Sorted my shaft drive out and it turned out to be something so simple I had only gone and put the air filter in the wrong way round and don’t I feel stupid but glad it was an easy fix .thanks to all who said about air flow . Took the bike out and she is super smooth and quick , with out this club he...
Author: mark d
Sat Dec 29, 2018 12:35 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: I need help with my st
Replies: 10
Views: 315

Re: I need help with my st

Thanks I will try these suggestions over the next few days . One other thing that happened and this was in 2000 on a z rally that the wires from the electric ignition side (points side if it had points ) melted on the exhaust and kept miss firing / shutting down higher speeds which I fixed with tape...
Author: mark d
Fri Dec 28, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Wanted Adz
Topic: Shaft drive
Replies: 7
Views: 257

Shaft drive

Does any one have a std set of rear shocks for a st ? I don’t mind the condition as I would try to get them re conditioned
Thanks mark
Author: mark d
Fri Dec 28, 2018 8:40 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: I need help with my st
Replies: 10
Views: 315

I need help with my st

Got a problem .my st has been in the family from new so it’s 99% original and std as from the factory : I went to use it at the start of last summer and I found it seemed to shut down at about 3.5 thou revs I could shut of the throttle and re twist and it would pick up again only to shut down as if ...
Author: mark d
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:21 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Rear wheel spacers [again]
Replies: 30
Views: 3813

Re: Rear wheel spacers [again]

I had this problem years ago the alloy wheels which I thought was from a z1000 were actually from a z650 the front was no problem but the rear had to have the inner spindle made and a washer between the disc calliper and the spacer fitted in order to get it right , yours could poss be from a 650 as ...
Author: mark d
Sun Nov 18, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: GPZ1000RX Motor
Replies: 9
Views: 660

Re: GPZ1000RX Motor

Yes fast as fck I have 3 , 1 is an import ninja 1000r this now needs a strip down for a new cam chain etc but lack of pennies is stopping it probaly because Im in the middle of a long restore of one of the others ! And then keeping my a1 and shaftie on the road at the same time . I’m running out of ...
Author: mark d
Mon Sep 03, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Carb queery
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Re: Carb queery

Sorry about the poor wording oh the question .the answer you gave makes sense that the two ports between carbs 1+2and3+4 are air vents .you could easily think that was where a petrol pipe could go !
Author: mark d
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Carb queery
Replies: 3
Views: 281

Carb queery

Hi , I was swapping my carbs over from a pair of Rx 1000 and noticed that there was 1 petrol pipe feed down to the back of the carbs and this pipe fed all 4 carbs via a t piece between 2 and 3 and feeding the 1 + 4 carb along the same route the 2 nd petrol pipe went to the 2 nd carb where the rubber...
Author: mark d
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:38 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000-A1 rear brake master cylinder bleeding
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Z1000-A1 rear brake master cylinder bleeding

Just done my st tonight after a complete rear brake strip down replaced two pistons and seals but z power don't do a master cylinder repair kit for my model so i cleaned up the old one which was gunky , rebuilt it all and used my bleed pump and within 5 minuets the brake was bled and perfect. Happy ...
Author: mark d
Mon Jul 30, 2018 8:00 pm
Forum: Bike Help
Topic: Z1000-A1 rear brake master cylinder bleeding
Replies: 14
Views: 622

Re: Z1000-A1 rear brake master cylinder bleeding

Buy a brake bleed pump kit cost about £12 . This works wonders and you won't go back to the old way of pump a few times and then release bleed nipple . This pulls the fluid through
Author: mark d
Mon Jul 02, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Zeds in Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: Zeds in Faringdon, Oxfordshire

Yes def going to calne . We have regular ride outs pending on weather quite often to the Cotswold airport , were def not nut and bolt anoraks but love our Zeds . We have a what's app group which we chat on where to go on a ride out if you want to join us on a ride out pm me your number and we will a...
Author: mark d
Sun Jul 01, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Out and About
Topic: Zeds in Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Replies: 4
Views: 543

Re: Zeds in Faringdon, Oxfordshire

Yes Swindon (z ride out) going to walling ford cafe I'm sure I see you just as u go into Farringdon from high worth , yr missile was on the trailer ? I didn't know there was any one that close to us ?

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