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by sparky
Mon Jul 29, 2019 9:20 am
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: MT350
Replies: 7
Views: 199

Re: MT350

That's the one. You only use part of the wider end.
Dave.
by sparky
Sat Jul 27, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: MT350
Replies: 7
Views: 199

Re: MT350

Gary at Sportaxracing or Force Motorcycles have them. The airbox to carb is a swine to get on and I got one of these off ebay : Shaftec CBK3000 Bootkit, about a tenner posted. Its a good alternative and easier to fit. Cut to length with a craftknife. As a temporary measure you can wrap insulation ta...
by sparky
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Other Bike chat
Topic: lytham st annes
Replies: 4
Views: 235

Re: lytham st annes

Welcome to the forum. Here's aguide to posting pictures: https://www.mtridersclub.co.uk/viewtopi ... os#p205939

I think I know your bike, did you buy it from Iain Hoghton, light red with a white seat, short reverse cone megga?
Dave.
by sparky
Sat Jun 22, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: MT350
Replies: 8
Views: 328

Re: MT350

Eric, you mean the mixture screw which is accessed by carefully drilling out the soft plug. It has a very fine point and you need to be carefull not to loose the spring, washer and 'O' ring if you remove it for cleaning out. The main jet is a removeable but not adjustable, you would need to change f...
by sparky
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:06 pm
Forum: General MT chat
Topic: MT350
Replies: 8
Views: 328

Re: MT350

Fit a 42 slow jet. Mine ticks over lovely from cold and I can almost ride it immediately. My enrichener (choke) is off within a mile and the plug is a good colour - a mid to light brown. I've done all the carb mods but I still have the standard filter at the moment. I'll fit a free-flowing K&N type ...
by sparky
Sat May 18, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 4
Views: 123

Re: Introduction

You need the MOD release form 654. You need to order on-line form V55/5 from the DVLA. Do a search on here on how to fill it in. If you go on DVLA website it tells you the latest things you need. It's quite easy if you have form 654.
Cheers Dave.
by sparky
Tue May 14, 2019 8:22 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: UK Tour
Replies: 8
Views: 263

Re: UK Tour

I presume you'll have Cragside House and Bamburgh Castle in Northumberland on your list to visit?
Sounds like a good trip. I think I'd pick a bike with electric start though!
Dave.
by sparky
Sat Apr 27, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The price of pies ?
Replies: 4
Views: 172

Re: The price of pies ?

Sure you weren't in Wigan Eric? ( "Pie on a stick" = "A Wigan Kebab" ) :D
Dave
by sparky
Mon Apr 15, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: MT 500
Replies: 3
Views: 154

Re: MT 500

Try a new sparkplug. Take the plug cap off and see if theres a spark against the cylinder head if so try a new cap. Then if no spark try a new coil.
Dave.
by sparky
Sat Apr 13, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Wanted - MT bikes or parts etc
Topic: Still need a calliper
Replies: 8
Views: 499

Re: Still need a calliper

Email sent.
Dave.