Honda Shadow Forums : Shadow Motorcycle Forum - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 25 of 455
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: 5l1mm
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-20-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 668
Posted By 5l1mm
protest the bad rep that bikers are getting.

so heres an idea
what if, on one day, every man woman and child who owns a motorcycle rides them all to the nearest police station to "turn ourselves in"

society thinks were murderous thugs,...
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-20-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 2,364
Posted By 5l1mm
well, its settled. were all murderous thugs. ...

well, its settled.
were all murderous thugs.
i better turn my self in.
i own a motorcycle so i must be a gang member.
Forum: Member Introductions 05-19-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 85
Posted By 5l1mm
yeah man, as soon as it drops below 75 the...

yeah man,
as soon as it drops below 75 the leathers go on.
just too damn cold.
Forum: Member Introductions 05-19-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 141
Posted By 5l1mm
this. and also, if this is your new daily...

this.


and also, if this is your new daily driver, get some rain gear and a helmet with a face shield.

nothing like icy cold needles in your face, and wet feet to make a day at work suck.
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-19-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 187
Posted By 5l1mm
that being said, i can understand how wet lubes...

that being said, i can understand how wet lubes would attract grit, and grit would essentially sand down the inner workings of the chain until your bike runs all sloppy.
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-19-2015, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 187
Posted By 5l1mm
i just want to stop by and say: don't run the...

i just want to stop by and say: don't run the engine during cleaning to move the chain, put it on a stand, and move it along by hand.

i know, i know, some might say thats common sense.
but i have...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-12-2015, 09:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 267
Posted By 5l1mm
you can get one of these rastaman hair nets. ...

you can get one of these rastaman hair nets.
http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51oHLexReaL._SX342_.jpg

that might do it.
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-12-2015, 09:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 206
Posted By 5l1mm
if i recall correctly, and the shift pedal is the...

if i recall correctly, and the shift pedal is the loose one, that is most likely a worn or missing bushing that you can replace for less than a 100$ but probably more than you want to spend on a...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-12-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By 5l1mm
on a serious note, the blind suv drivers are the...

on a serious note, the blind suv drivers are the worst.
the kind that pull into roads without looking.
we have a lot of those here.
its usually dumber women in the SUVs, but small men also drive...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-12-2015, 09:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 398
Posted By 5l1mm
the unwritten rules of the road.... ...

the unwritten rules of the road....
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZXz-HCcDUHY
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-12-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 809
Posted By 5l1mm
20 over will usually get you pulled over here. ...

20 over will usually get you pulled over here.
thats the lowest speed over the limit i have ever been pulled over.
maybe less if you are a tourist.
tourists dont stay here long enough to fight in...
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-12-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 81
Posted By 5l1mm
my guess would be infront of the tab. by...

my guess would be infront of the tab.
by infront i mean, imagine the wheel spinning on the road, and a bolt comes loose, that hub will then spin until it hits that tab.
hitting that tab most likely...
Forum: Member Introductions 05-12-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 267
Posted By 5l1mm
my lady braids her hair before rides to keep it...

my lady braids her hair before rides to keep it from tangling.
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-08-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 205
Posted By 5l1mm
i cant imagine you would have to. how does it...

i cant imagine you would have to.
how does it run?
and welcome to FL
Forum: Member Introductions 05-08-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 88
Posted By 5l1mm
if yours is missing or broke and you want a...

if yours is missing or broke and you want a replacement, you can get away with a piece of pipe the same length, then smash both ends with a hammer, and drill holes through the flat parts.
thats all...
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-07-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 128
Posted By 5l1mm
How do you manage to take pictures of your builds?

so i took my bike apart to the frame, soda blasted the whole thing, powder coated, and reassembled over the course of a year and didnt post a build thread.
i swapped my blinkers for LED and didnt...
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-07-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 665
Posted By 5l1mm
Yeah, typos, you got me, im an engineer not an...

Yeah, typos, you got me, im an engineer not an English teacher. lol.
i apologize for confusing things. you guys obviously have it under control.
good luck
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-07-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 135
Posted By 5l1mm
i would take the stanchion tubes as close to...

i would take the stanchion tubes as close to mirror finish as i could, so 2000grit sand paper?

if they currently have a mirror finish all the way round then you should see scratches in the...
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-07-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,839
Posted By 5l1mm
a coworker has a HD RoadKing and a Honda VFR 1200...

a coworker has a HD RoadKing and a Honda VFR 1200
he says they are polar opposites, and he would have sold the HD by now if it werent for his wife.
Forum: Technical Discussion 05-06-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 665
Posted By 5l1mm
are these springs you remove the springs that...

are these springs you remove the springs that move the choke needles in and out?
are these plugs you remove the spark plugs?
is this functionality issue seem like a hard stop in the movement of the...
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-05-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 3,582
Posted By 5l1mm
a buddy of mine works in a morgue. i asked him...

a buddy of mine works in a morgue.
i asked him what was the difference between those who did and didnt wear helmets.
this was his answer.
well, if you dont wear a helmet youll likely still lose...
Forum: General Bike Discussion 05-01-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 665
Posted By 5l1mm
the harley dealer by me has the monkey but...

the harley dealer by me has the monkey but powder, maybe your local bike dealer will too?

also, do not substitute gorilla glue for monkey but powder.
not the same thing.
Forum: Technical Discussion 04-30-2015, 08:49 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 135
Posted By 5l1mm
probably take a little wile. a few rides, maybe...

probably take a little wile.
a few rides, maybe a month or so?
i never closely monitored and documented it, but i recall coolant stink sticking around for a while.
Forum: Member Introductions 04-29-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 267
Posted By 5l1mm
oh, and if you drop a school bike; no harm no...

oh, and if you drop a school bike;
no harm no fowl, if its broke, take it back, get another. insurance pays the rest,.
Forum: Member Introductions 04-29-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 267
Posted By 5l1mm
the safety course is a requirement here in FL,...

the safety course is a requirement here in FL, but i do not regret dropping the 240 even for a second

i already taught myself how to ride prior so i was a bit ahead of the curve in the class, but...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 455

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:14 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.
Motorcycle News, Videos and Reviews
Honda Grom Forum Harley Davidson Forum Honda 600RR Forum Kawasaki Forum Yamaha R6 Forum Yamaha FZ-09 Forum
1199 Panigale Forum Roadglide Forum Honda CBR1000 Forum Vulcan Forum Yamaha R1 Forum Yamaha R3 Forum
Ducati Monster Forum Harley Forums Honda CBR250R Forum ZX10R Forum Star Raider Forum Yamaha Viking Forum
Suzuki GSXR Forum V-Rod Forums Honda Shadow Forum Kawasaki Motorcycle Forum Star Warrior Forum KTM Duke 390 Forum
SV650 Forum BMW S1000RR Forum Honda Fury Forum Kawasaki Versys Forum Drag Racing Forum Ducati 899 Panigale Forum
Suzuki V-Strom BMW K1600 Triumph Forum Victory Forums Sportbikes BMW NineT Forum
Volusia Forum BMW F800 Forum Triumph 675 Forum MV Agusta Forum HD Street Forum Suzuki GW250 Forum
Yamaha Motorcycles Victory Gunner Forum Victory Charger Forum Honda Vultus Forum HD LiveWire Forum Ninja H2 Forum
Ducati Scrambler Forum Kawasaki Ninja 250SL Forum