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  1. Captain 80s replied to the thread '85 VF500 interceptor no spark.

    Just for giggles, hook up a car battery via cables to the motorcycle battery (without the car running) and see what she does. It...

    Jun 18, 2018 at 9:20 AM
  2. Captain 80s replied to the thread Gosh darn it is not what I said.

    I literally have nightmares about that. And my version certainly doesn't include waiting for someone's insurance.

    Jun 14, 2018 at 10:25 AM
  3. Captain 80s replied to the thread 83 vf electrical issues?.

    It usually has a clear protector over the female connector to prevent contact with anything. Yes, they have (had) a rear brake switch....

    Jun 14, 2018 at 7:42 AM
  4. Captain 80s replied to the thread 83 vf electrical issues?.

    The VFs have an extra brown and green in the front of the harness. Very handy for installing switched accessories, like USB chargers....

    Jun 14, 2018 at 5:13 AM
  5. Captain 80s replied to the thread Rain Bike Build - VF750F.

    Change of plans. I'm going to save those parts and just build another bike. So in the meantime I have some 18/16 Avons off of a parts...

    Jun 14, 2018 at 4:55 AM
  6. Captain 80s added new media 20180610_155129 to MJB2

    20180610_155129.jpg Jun 14, 2018 at 4:37 AM
  7. Captain 80s replied to the thread I’m the new old guy. In Spokane looking for an Interceptor under $3k seen any around?.

    And price reduced once from 1700. My buddy messaged him and apparently the tank has been "lined". I have a near perfect blue 87 VFR...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 11:17 AM
  8. Captain 80s replied to the thread I’m the new old guy. In Spokane looking for an Interceptor under $3k seen any around?.

    Not exactly what you are looking for I know, but I think it could be had for far less than asking. And then use some money to make it...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 8:19 AM
  9. Captain 80s replied to the thread 86 700F vs. 87 700F2 suspension.

    Front forks are very similar. The damping was slightly revised on the 87 from 86, but don't expect to feel much difference. Fork...

    Jun 13, 2018 at 7:00 AM