squirrelman's Recent Activity

  1. squirrelman replied to the thread Spark plug caps + leads.

    what's wrong with yours ?? the oem wires are very high quality and are still going strong on my '86s, usually don't need replacement...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:53 PM
  2. squirrelman replied to the thread 6th Gen/$1450.00 quote from Honda dealership for a stripped Sparkplug..

    you might get away cheaply by buying a simple $10 thread rethreading/ cleaning tool without much debris getting in. rear plugs are ez...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 4:22 PM
  3. squirrelman replied to the thread '86 500 Slow Speed Jet.

    neither chemical cleaners nor compressed air are sufficient to clean a slow jet properly. in addition to those, a .010" steel wire...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 4:19 PM
  4. squirrelman replied to the thread Why buy an expensive rectifier?.

    i have it on good authority that the English translation of Shindengen is "You walkin' home, sucka !"

    Jan 15, 2018 at 4:06 PM
  5. squirrelman replied to the thread changing coolant....

    best to suck dry he overflow bottle. don't assume that you're fully filled until you recheck (cold) under rad cap after the first ride.

    Jan 15, 2018 at 4:01 PM
  6. squirrelman replied to the thread Fuel starvation...or what the he#k?.

    remove airbox top and filter so you can see whether the vacuum slides move in response to throttle with engine running. all should be...

    Jan 13, 2018 at 7:49 PM
  7. squirrelman replied to the thread Oil leak.

    you're too kind, randy, but captain 80's knows alot more than i.

    Jan 11, 2018