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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: 851 M1r forks

    Hi Folks, After having worked on a few sets of the M1r forks, I thought I would post up some detail on what we found. The M1R are an...

    Started by NC Rick, 04-07-2011 10:13 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: Sources

    One Tail, Brembo seal kits http://www.1tail.com/sa/c/Brembo.htm Bevell Heaven, Gasket kits, Steering head bearings, Fast shipping...

    Started by Jimmy, 05-03-2007 05:21 PM
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  1. SP5 throttle body

    Hi All, I’m on my track-day-bike (low-budget) project, trying to use all spares collected while restoring my 2 851. The project is based on 851...

    Started by desmolele, Today 09:24 AM
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  2. 916, etc throttle bodies on 851?

    has anyone done it? i could try, but i'd have to pull the tank and airbox (again) and that shit just gets me down, especially when the result is...

    Started by brad black, 10-19-2018 06:46 PM
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  3. 888 technical data

    Hello everybody, i am looking for some technical information about the 851 and 888. Especially the suspension information like steering head angle,...

    Started by enspiro, 11-11-2018 08:12 AM
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    11-12-2018 11:59 AM Go to last post
  4. SPS tank in Alu - Japanese marked ?

    Did the 888 SPS come with tank in ALU in Japan ����? I saw this noted in an old sales add from Bonhams # 43 , suggesting it had an alu tank as...

    Started by stiglarsenDK, 10-28-2018 03:55 AM
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    11-10-2018 12:03 AM Go to last post
  5. Rear Tyre size for a 6" rim?

    Hi Everyone, I've been busying myself with a conversion, making a ST4S swinging arm fit a 851/888. This results in a swinging arm 15mm longer...

    Started by Mr.R, 10-18-2018 12:18 PM
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    11-08-2018 10:13 AM Go to last post
  6. Mirror Glass replacement

    Hi In the middle of sanding back the primer on my T8 bodywork. While doing one of the mirrors I've noticed the mirror glass is delaminating in the...

    Started by Andya, 02-08-2009 12:00 PM
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    11-07-2018 04:01 PM Go to last post
  7. Getting the 888 Undertray remade - Anyone want to join me?

    All - My undertray on the 888 was damaged, but I am exploring getting my repaired one 3D scanned and re-manufactured. Obviously, once I get the...

    Started by Bridgland, 11-06-2018 05:42 AM
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    11-07-2018 02:25 PM Go to last post
  8. Rear brake rod

    Is the rear brake torque rod 400mm long without rose joints attached Thanks Richard

    Started by baker7569, 11-06-2018 03:40 PM
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  9. Throttle body flap question

    In the crate of bits are several dismembered and damaged bodies : however I need flaps at 53.5mm. What did these come from? cheers

    Started by Whitto1, 11-06-2018 04:36 PM
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  10. Valve Cover's Magnesium

    Have some Magnesium parts for the engine, and was looking at the valve cover on the exhaust side. The standard ones have a flat face as dose the...

    Started by surfking, 10-08-2018 03:41 AM
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    11-03-2018 06:32 AM Go to last post
  11. Engine life of 851 sp3/888 sp4?

    First post so be gentle with my niave questions ! How many miles would you expect a well cared for SP3/SP4 to last before needing major engine...

    Started by KEV900SL, 09-15-2018 02:41 AM
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    11-01-2018 05:24 PM Go to last post
  12. frame numbers

    just a quickie , which side should the frame number be stamped ? and what type / font / stamp should be used spike

    Started by spike, 06-20-2009 07:51 AM
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  13. 851 rear shock - what to get

    Hi everyone I need a new shock for my 1990 851 (early model with MR1 front forks) Can someone recomend a sensible shock. I do not and will not be...

    Started by roblamey5, 10-15-2018 04:59 AM
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    10-17-2018 10:10 AM Go to last post
  14. Cam timing: dial indicator set up

    So what do y'all do to secure/mount the dial gauge when setting the cam timing? Bike racing in Western Australia has turned into a complete and...

    Started by seven4nineR, 10-16-2018 04:29 AM
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    10-17-2018 09:41 AM Go to last post
  15. Swing Arm Rod End / Tie Rod replacement or upgrade ?

    As part of my build I am looking to replace any items that are past their best The Swing arm to hoop rod ends are definitely in that category ...

    Started by D4RKO, 10-11-2018 12:28 PM
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  16. 888 wheels all compatible ?

    hi all anybody can tell me if all 888 wheels are compatible ? I need i have a set of Marchesini wheels bought to a member here but wondering if they...

    Started by fabSP4, 10-05-2018 06:38 AM
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    10-09-2018 09:56 AM Go to last post
  17. Weeping bleed nipples on front brakes

    Hi Guys, has anyone had the issue of weeping bleeder nipples coming from the threaded part on their brakes after the fluid has been changed and bled?...

    Started by Davo, 10-08-2018 08:33 AM
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    10-08-2018 08:00 PM Go to last post
  18. 1989 851 frot brake pin removal

    Hey guys, any of you changed the front brake pads on a 89' 851? Mine has the long 6mm pin with the nut on the inside. I found the nut super tight to...

    Started by Davo, 10-08-2018 08:27 AM
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  19. Tank protector

    Hi Guys, what are people using for tank protectors for these bikes? Davo

    Started by Davo, 10-03-2018 07:29 AM
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    10-05-2018 02:09 AM Go to last post
  20. Baffle removal (Standard mufflers)

    Hi Guys, has anyone removed the baffle insert from the standard mufflers by grinding off that small dob of weld on the bottom of the spout. 1989...

    Started by Davo, 09-18-2018 04:11 AM
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    10-02-2018 10:38 PM Go to last post

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