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by coaster
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Sports Bar
Topic: The Song Title Thread - Pointless but Addictive!
Replies: 23223
Views: 1291385

Re: The Song Title Thread - Pointless but Addictive!

One Two Three O'Leary - Des )'Connor
by coaster
Fri Jul 03, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: 12v DC wiring
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Re: 12v DC wiring

Help !! i've recently fitted a new v4.0 BGM 12v DC stator along with a 12v DC Casa Lambretta loom , everything seems to work but i'm not sure if i've wired it correctly in order to charge the battery . There are loads of wiring diagrams out there and i feel like i've studied all of them but not rea...
by coaster
Tue Jun 30, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New but Old...
Replies: 1
Views: 152

Re: New but Old...

Hi there and welcome 8-)
by coaster
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: GTS breaking wind
Replies: 1
Views: 233

Re: GTS breaking wind

That sounds like it could be overheating and releasing pressure through the radiator cap. have you checked the coolant level? youll find the filler under the right hand knee panel
by coaster
Sat Jun 27, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Daily touring mileage
Replies: 21
Views: 1499

Re: Daily touring mileage

300 miles per day is doable on a Lambretta but not enjoyable. You'd also need to factor in time for regular breaks so closer to 10 hours or more. I travelled with a mate to the Italian Euro meeting in Adria a few years ago, over 2k miles each way and we were using motorways a lot of the time. I'd sa...
by coaster
Sat Jun 27, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Stuttering & four stroking
Replies: 29
Views: 1508

Re: Stuttering & four stroking

4 stroking usually occurs when you back the throttle off slightly and it sounds like a machine gun. Its actually firing every other stroke like a 4 stroke motor hence the term.
by coaster
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Stuttering & four stroking
Replies: 29
Views: 1508

Re: Stuttering & four stroking

Lambretta67 wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 12:03 pm
How come the hot weather doesn't affect my p200
Quirk of the engines setup Id say, changes in altitude will affect the air fuel ration too.
by coaster
Fri Jun 26, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Stuttering & four stroking
Replies: 29
Views: 1508

Re: Stuttering & four stroking

It could easily be due to the warm weather as it will run rich when the air temp goes up.
by coaster
Sun Jun 21, 2020 1:01 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Wasted Tuning?
Replies: 32
Views: 1670

Re: Wasted Tuning?

Wasted Tuning? At the moment, its an intertesting observation but until a reason is established and proven I'd say its too soon to say! The tests have been done, 3 x articles published, reasons included. I've just summarised the articles online. Either it works on the motor you are running, or it d...
by coaster
Fri Jun 19, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Wasted Tuning?
Replies: 32
Views: 1670

Re: Wasted Tuning?

Wasted Tuning? At the moment, its an intertesting observation but until a reason is established and proven I'd say its too soon to say!