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07-04-2012, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,233
Posted By Kumite

There should be no difference with Exxon...

There should be no difference with Exxon unless.... you are putting in 100% gas at the Exxon and you are typically puttting in ethanol bleand (10%)... The Ethanol effectively "waters down" the gas...
02-12-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 416
Posted By Kumite

Utah canyon land trip advise needed

My wife and I are planning a long trip to AZ NV and Ut in mid to late April or May. I would appreciate any advise on things such as what things are must see in UT and if the roads are passable for...
02-11-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,174
Posted By Kumite

Agreed that everyone should take the MSF.... It...

Agreed that everyone should take the MSF.... It will give you some thinking skills that will help save your life. After than I also highly recommend the following.

Buy and set on the back of...
11-26-2011, 10:20 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 32,419
Posted By Kumite

I have a good brain so I wear a FF helmet......

I have a good brain so I wear a FF helmet... Those that don't ...well they at least look good.
07-12-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 14,064
Posted By Kumite

I wear em alot even in the summer. Helps with...

I wear em alot even in the summer. Helps with rain, wind and of course the dreaded road slide.

R. Todd
06-05-2011, 06:07 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 30,283
Posted By Kumite

Its not about you unless you are single and...

Its not about you unless you are single and insured. Its about others who need and or depend on you as well. Unless you are a selfish A__hole.. then gear up to protect them.

YOu get used to the...
05-30-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,281
Posted By Kumite

The only thing I hate worse than the Harley image...

The only thing I hate worse than the Harley image are those that actually buy into it. I love my Harley but I could not care less what you ride.

The more the merrier. Lets ride.

RTV
05-30-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,775
Posted By Kumite

Traction on a well washed road is estimated to be...

Traction on a well washed road is estimated to be 80% of dry traction. That is pretty good but significantly less than you would like.

I have over 80,000 miles now on my motorcycle in all types...
05-01-2011, 09:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,207
Posted By Kumite

No joke intended... It has been traumatizing. He...

No joke intended... It has been traumatizing. He also has not been identified. Sorry if you were offended.
05-01-2011, 06:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,207
Posted By Kumite

High side fall leads to no low side action

Buddy of mine entered a corner a little too fast.... locked up the rear wheel and then released it as he neared a telephone pole. He was thrown and the bike tumbled on both sides...

The good...
04-24-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,086
Posted By Kumite

15-50...fine for the crank ...

15-50...fine for the crank

http://www.mobiloil.com/USA-English/MotorOil/Car_Care/AskMobil/Mobil_1_15W-50_in_Harley-Davidsons.aspx
04-24-2011, 07:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,905
Posted By Kumite

Glad you think so much about others. Your...

Glad you think so much about others. Your priorities sure show.

For me... I just like it (espeicially long distance riding) and it is a great thing that my wife and I can do together as well.
04-03-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,488
Posted By Kumite

No it is a function thing... I like cowboy boots...

No it is a function thing... I like cowboy boots but based on my job I have to wear dress shoes..... Same with helmets.. do you want protection, style, etc. All achieve a function.
04-03-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,488
Posted By Kumite

Do you want protection or just look cool. That...

Do you want protection or just look cool. That is the key question.

R. Todd
04-03-2011, 07:08 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,156
Posted By Kumite

\ This is a time for the folks to post..." This...

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This is a time for the folks to post..." This thread is worthless without pictures"

Riding or as a pasenger?
04-03-2011, 06:42 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,123
Posted By Kumite

I have enjoyed all of my bikes to date. In the...

I have enjoyed all of my bikes to date. In the family we have had, suzuki, honda, harley, and kawasaki. If the new BMW 1600 fit me I woudl buy one of those as well. Based on my physicals size 6'5"...
04-03-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,156
Posted By Kumite

What is the most danderous thing you have done on a bike?

For me it was unintentional..... During a 4,000 mile trip from Memphis to the Dakotas and back down to New Mexico we encoutered a 55 MPH cross wind in Wyoming. For 96 miles were were getting our...
04-03-2011, 06:30 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 11,062
Posted By Kumite

I am an ATGATT type of person. At 54 and...

I am an ATGATT type of person. At 54 and thinking that I have assets to protect I do my best to gear up. For me that is boots, armored jackett, gloves and a full face shoi 1000. I am not afraid......
03-26-2011, 08:53 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 6,199
Posted By Kumite

Have just gone back to stock. Runs hotter now it...

Have just gone back to stock. Runs hotter now it appears but I can hear my stereo :). Love the louder pipes but I do lots of long distance riding and thought I would give stock a try for a while...
03-25-2011, 09:07 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 46,060
Posted By Kumite

Ok this one is controversial (at least on this...

Ok this one is controversial (at least on this forum) but practical....

Headlight modulator. Will not make you look cool but they can save your life for under 100. ...
03-25-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,485
Posted By Kumite

We all have our opinions but I would pass on that...

We all have our opinions but I would pass on that bike. It will beat you to death, poor for any distance and no range to speak of. Now if yoiu just want to have short around town trips.. go for it....
03-06-2011, 07:15 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 18,279
Posted By Kumite

Unfortunately some of this it true. Three years...

Unfortunately some of this it true. Three years ago during my pre Harley days, my wife and I stoped in on a 113 degree heat index day to offer a broken down harley some assitance. Got him in the...
03-05-2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,196
Posted By Kumite

That is not that many miles...you could get to...

That is not that many miles...you could get to 50K just using KY Jelly as a lubricant... dosn't mean it is doing a great job.

R. Todd
02-21-2011, 08:13 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 13,624
Posted By Kumite

You must not ride much with a schedule like...

You must not ride much with a schedule like that.... I often ride twice that while on a two week vacation.

RTV
02-16-2011, 09:56 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 17,957
Posted By Kumite

1100 miles in around 18 hours. Memphis to...

1100 miles in around 18 hours.

Memphis to Dallas to Jacksonn Ms to Memphis.

Yes I do Iron Butts. Have a 1500 mile in 24 hrs trip planed... maybe as soon as this weekend.

rtv
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