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by dirtyhandslopez
Mon Oct 20, 2014 2:24 pm
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Lambretta kick start lever
Replies: 4
Views: 1389

Re: Lambretta kick start lever

You are more than welcome.

Btw, sorry for calling you Andi :oops:
by dirtyhandslopez
Sun Oct 19, 2014 1:04 pm
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Lambretta kick start lever
Replies: 4
Views: 1389

Re: Lambretta kick start lever

If it really is overlapping by only a 1/16th or so, a well aimed tap on the tailpipe might move it just enough to clear the k/s. If that doesn't work, get grindy as Mike says. I would add that when you remove and re-install the k/s, take a large flatblade screwdriver and tap it into the split in the...
by dirtyhandslopez
Sun Sep 21, 2014 9:35 am
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: what up smack talkers?
Replies: 23
Views: 4789

Re: what up smack talkers?

Yes, I am dead. I have died and gone to heaven. Heaven being building a balls out TS1 225 motor and a balls out RB225 motors,big carbs, big pipes, removing loads of material from the casings to aid flowage, both going in scooters that are not meant to be good lookers, just goers. Can it be any bett...
by dirtyhandslopez
Sat Sep 06, 2014 2:14 pm
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: what up smack talkers?
Replies: 23
Views: 4789

Re: what up smack talkers?

Yes, I am dead. I have died and gone to heaven. Heaven being building a balls out TS1 225 motor and a balls out RB225 motors,big carbs, big pipes, removing loads of material from the casings to aid flowage, both going in scooters that are not meant to be good lookers, just goers. Can it be any better?
by dirtyhandslopez
Mon Aug 04, 2014 10:51 am
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Lambretta shifting cable
Replies: 5
Views: 1897

Re: Lambretta shifting cable

normratscoots wrote: I did drop the speedometer nut down the fork tube.



Just did that on saturday, it sucks. Out with the welding wire formed into a hook....
Glad you got the cable stuff sorted
by dirtyhandslopez
Mon Jul 21, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Lambretta shifting cable
Replies: 5
Views: 1897

Re: Lambretta shifting cable

Linkage components can be a big equaliser .. Also, how tighttly shimmed the gearbox endplate is. It's good to try to get the smallest tolerance possible, 4thou, may even go 3thou if it is my own scoot.
Good to see you back around Starr :D
by dirtyhandslopez
Sat Jun 28, 2014 7:50 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Pietasters at the Del Rey festival this Sat 6/28
Replies: 3
Views: 989

Re: Pietasters at the Del Rey festival this Sat 6/28

Always thinking, having a kid limits the doing tho...

Hope it's a blast.
by dirtyhandslopez
Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:17 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Pietasters at the Del Rey festival this Sat 6/28
Replies: 3
Views: 989

Re: Pietasters at the Del Rey festival this Sat 6/28

Dont see any info on how much to get in Andi. Does anyone know?
by dirtyhandslopez
Thu Jun 26, 2014 4:07 am
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Stella Poor Performance
Replies: 21
Views: 3649

Re: Stella Poor Performance

toigo wrote:
If you rev it in neutral it will spin up to higher RPMs just like it should, but has no power once you throw it in gear.


Clutch cable over adjusted, clutch plates shot. If it'll rev, then it should run, unless the clutch isn't allowing full power to go to the back wheel. Worth a look...
by dirtyhandslopez
Mon Jun 23, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Service Center
Topic: Stella Poor Performance
Replies: 21
Views: 3649

Re: Stella Poor Performance

Gas tank about to flip onto reserve? Reserve not working?
by dirtyhandslopez
Fri Jun 13, 2014 5:23 pm
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: What's happened?
Replies: 20
Views: 4319

Re: What's happened?

Here you are Mike. Don't know if this is an url or not, but it's the address that shows up at the top of my screen :wink: :) http://scootlist.net/classifieds

I may have a good Serveta speedo if you are serious....
by dirtyhandslopez
Thu Jun 12, 2014 7:39 pm
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: What's happened?
Replies: 20
Views: 4319

Re: What's happened?

Zeets wrote:
Susan wrote:I miss out on too many local events if I don't monitor what's up.


FOMO... YOLO



What on earth is FOMO...YOLO when it is at home?
by dirtyhandslopez
Thu Jun 05, 2014 3:07 pm
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: What's happened?
Replies: 20
Views: 4319

Re: What's happened?

Don't they have a local events rag up there in the great white north?
by dirtyhandslopez
Wed Jun 04, 2014 7:56 am
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: What's happened?
Replies: 20
Views: 4319

Re: What's happened?

Sure it is an option, just don't go there.
Haven't been there in two or three weeks and my scooter still runs fine, the garden is still growing, sun still comes up, my daughters hair keeps growing, fish are still biting, etc, etc ,etc :)
by dirtyhandslopez
Tue Jun 03, 2014 1:45 pm
Forum: Scooter BS
Topic: What's happened?
Replies: 20
Views: 4319

What's happened?

Has facebook died?
Seems to have gotten busy round here lately.

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