Search found 3640 matches

by Wirralman
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:52 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Just joined
Replies: 3
Views: 19

Re: Just joined

Welcome back to the forum

My first MT350 was a 1993- I forget the frame number but it was 00045 or there abouts, disposed of in Germany It didn't have a rubber boot over the clutch lever when I got it. I think the manual shows 3 mods, one of which was to install rubber boots
by Wirralman
Sun Sep 22, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: HI, I'm a newbie.
Replies: 4
Views: 29

Re: HI, I'm a newbie.

Welcome Daz

A 1997 Armstrong MT500 ?

Perhaps that should read 1987 ?

The later MT350 was first produced in 1993

Good luck with your bike, check out a forum topic Initial Servicing Guide , about 4th topic in the General section
by Wirralman
Sat Sep 21, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: Meetings/ Ride outs/ Whats on
Topic: Rolling thunder
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: Rolling thunder

Whilst trained to kill, the Paras are also tough and highly disciplined , using only the force required to do the job.

You're right Phil, there's gross injustice here in bringing this to trial
by Wirralman
Sat Sep 21, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Meetings/ Ride outs/ Whats on
Topic: Rolling thunder
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: Rolling thunder

I've looked at Operation Zulu on the Rolling Thunder UK website. It only mentions a circular ride around London Sat 28th Sept
by Wirralman
Thu Sep 19, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: Thanks for the add. MT-500
Replies: 4
Views: 315

Re: Thanks for the add. MT-500

Welcome to the forum
by Wirralman
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:01 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New member
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: New member

Try MOD at Abbey Wood. , Google will give you the full address I'm sure
by Wirralman
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New member
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: New member

Search the forum on the word database and you will find a link to Merlin Don't expect a lot of information, there may be none at all As for starting a 500, a black art, there's a long thread about this.Whist I've never had a 500, I have seen people struggle whilst others start with ease. I believe t...
by Wirralman
Tue Sep 17, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: MT350 says hello from Cornwall
Replies: 9
Views: 363

Re: MT350 says hello from Cornwall

Fit a new clutch cable and keep old one on the bike as a spare ( they can snap at the lever end without warning )
by Wirralman
Mon Sep 16, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New member
Replies: 9
Views: 281

Re: New member

Welcome to the forum The Amal , whilst original, is often swapped out. Have a look around the forum and you'll find info on this Do' s and Don't s? Do continue your diligent work. It will pay dividends Do Headlight upgrade Do check hubs for corrosion( a weak point and spares are hens teeth) Do join ...
by Wirralman
Sun Sep 15, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: WELCOME!
Topic: New/Returning Member
Replies: 6
Views: 239

Re: New/Returning Member

Welcome to the forum

See Technical , Top Tips, Initial Servicing Guide

I'm sure you'll have you bike up and running soon

If not run for a while, remove horn and clean up this main earthing point. Also, use drain screw at base of float bowl to drain old petrol from carb