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  1. Honda FireBlade
    I was out riding with my buddy the other day and he said when I took off under WOT the bike made a small puff of white smoke from the exhaust that immediately went away. This happened thirty minutes into a ride and the bike was already warmed up. My first thought was that the bike was burning...
  2. General Discussion
    Which bolt do I unscrew to get the coolant draining on my bike could please send a detailed picture of which bolt because I'm lost or a video would be better
  3. General Discussion
    Last night swapped the antifreeze out of my 04 CBR1000 for the first time since i bought it in 2012. The bike has about 9,000 miles on it. The owner before me swapped out in 2007. In the first few seconds of flow out of the drain plug in the coolant pump, the antifreeze was a dark brown; once...
  4. Honda FireBlade
    Hi, Anyone see a problem running toyota long life 50/50 in my bike (929)? It's silicate free and formulated for aluminum (automobile) engines. Are there any other chemicals I should be aware of it containing/not containing? Only reason I'm asking is because i have access to gallons of it. :b...
  5. Honda FireBlade
    Any help would be appreciated. I know I must be overlooking this in my service manual, or not looking in the right place. I'll get to the issue: I can't get the coolant in my bike. Pretty dumb issue, I'll admit. I put the coolant in my reserve tank, ran the bike idle, and it went and stayed at...
  6. Honda CBR 600
    My 1994 CBR 600 F2 has oil in the coolant and white smoke coming out of the exhaust periodically, as well as a "running hot" or over heating issue. So i think i need to replace the head gasket. I have a manual on order, but for the sake of time what do I need to replace? Just the head gasket...
  7. Honda CBR400RR
    i have castrol coolant and on the bottle is states do not use with magnesium alloy engines so my question is does anyone know if the nc29 engine is of the magnesium alloy type. also can anybody tell me if the NSR125 JC22 has a magnesium alloy engine. thanks.
  8. Honda FireBlade
    Hello everyone. I am yet to properly introduce myself and put my baby in the intro section but will do so in a few days, she's in bits at the moment. So, I have a fireblade rrx that I just got that was sitted for a while due to the owner not having time to ride it. I got it and did an oil...
  9. Articles: Honda FireBlade
    I have written this Do It Yourself (DIY) article: link: "Radiator, Removal/Installation - CBR1000RR8 DIY" for my 2008 CBR1000RR Fireblade on which I have resently made valve clearance inpection. This is the fourth DIY article in a series of articles describing how to make valve...
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