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by Scooterdude
Sun Aug 09, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Vintage oil !
Replies: 2
Views: 310

Re: Vintage oil !

Why not use it? It’s been in the ground for about 450 million years so doubt another 50 will make any difference....give it a shake and bang it in!
by Scooterdude
Fri Jul 17, 2020 7:49 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: lambretta rt 195 jetting
Replies: 11
Views: 899

Re: lambretta rt 195 jetting

The RT kit was designed & is marketed by somebody so renowned for expressing their opinions upon other manufacturer's products, much critical as in the case of the Rapido etc, that surely they should be the first to question about jetting to suit their kits? I'm not saying that this Forum is not th...
by Scooterdude
Fri May 29, 2020 9:50 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: yamaha conrod questions
Replies: 16
Views: 1443

Re: yamaha conrod questions

Warkton Tornado No.1 wrote:
Fri May 29, 2020 7:48 pm


Scooterdude, you are also correct. It is KTM200.

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Thank you sir!
by Scooterdude
Fri May 29, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: yamaha conrod questions
Replies: 16
Views: 1443

Re: yamaha conrod questions

tavspeed wrote:
Fri May 29, 2020 1:45 pm
hi cheers warkton,do you know what model that rod is off can't find it cheers
KTM 200
by Scooterdude
Sat May 02, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Beedspeed.
Replies: 22
Views: 2909

Re: Beedspeed.

Absolutely loads of complaints about this company on got a gripe about a scooter dealer page on Facebook, sometimes 3 or more in a day! It seems they don’t actually have any stock but say they do, then when someone buys something they try and source the parts elsewhere then if they can’t find it the...
by Scooterdude
Sun Apr 19, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: RB20 fit
Replies: 13
Views: 1607

Re: RB20 fit

I’ve had the reed block contact the engine mount when fitting these that require a bit filing off the corner but guess it isn’t that or you would have noticed . If you’re using the mb fat studs their a nightmare, best thing to do is bin them and fit either vespa or the long Scootopia studs that are ...
by Scooterdude
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Scooter running on
Replies: 11
Views: 1019

Re: Scooter running on

Ok just tried to edit my last post but the stupid settings although allowing me to edit it but once I posted it. It doesn’t show, maybe something admin should look at? As i know it’s been brought up before. Anyway was trying to say: Have you made sure your vent holes in the petrol cap are clear and ...
by Scooterdude
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Scooter running on
Replies: 11
Views: 1019

Re: Scooter running on

Ok, is this something it’s always done? Or have you changed something and then it started doing it? Or is it something that’s recently developed seemingly all by itself?
by Scooterdude
Mon Apr 06, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Scooter running on
Replies: 11
Views: 1019

Re: Scooter running on

Poor routing of the throttle cable, or cable is in need of lubrication.
by Scooterdude
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: How tight engine bolt nuts ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1151

Re: How tight engine bolt nuts ?

I don’t think it’s an exact science but I found if to tight I get a bit to much vibration, so tighten up and back off slightly works for me.
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