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by nick b
Sat Jun 01, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: 100 mph on a lambretta was bloody difficult 20 years ago
Replies: 18
Views: 664

Re: 100 mph on a lambretta was bloody difficult 20 years ago

i had a mate in the late 70s early80s got clocked by the police doing 90 on a af 250 engine surely 10 mph over 40 years isn't loads
by nick b
Wed May 08, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: Horncasting thread repair
Replies: 2
Views: 366

Re: Horncasting thread repair

I just cut a slightly bigger thread 10 seconds work
by nick b
Sun Mar 17, 2019 2:09 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Do I need a green card?
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Do I need a green card?

yes that is true but you can only get a Spanish license if you have residencia which despite living here 15 years I only got recently. also the backlog for licenses is massive so that is the next thing to do. I would be terrified to retake my test as after 35 years of driving I have every bad habit ...
by nick b
Sat Mar 16, 2019 12:58 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Do I need a green card?
Replies: 9
Views: 679

Re: Do I need a green card?

I live in spain still have a gb license and have absolutely no idea what is going to happen in the near future either. I sort of think it all depends on how radical the leaving plan eventually is to what different steps[if any] need to be taken. in spain I don't think anything is going to change muc...
by nick b
Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: LED COB Headlights (spanners manual)
Replies: 28
Views: 2404

Re: LED COB Headlights (spanners manual)

cheers
by nick b
Sat Mar 09, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: LED COB Headlights (spanners manual)
Replies: 28
Views: 2404

Re: LED COB Headlights (spanners manual)

out of interest which page cant find it but interested
by nick b
Tue Jan 01, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: fuses
Replies: 10
Views: 2115

Re: fuses

mine was supposed to be 12v but after stripping it was 6v, after speaking to someone[all wiring diagrams say 12v] I was told the lynx was put together by every spare bit they had in the factory yours is probably 12v but don't be surprised if it isnt
by nick b
Sun Dec 16, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: fuses
Replies: 10
Views: 2115

Re: fuses

thanks mate lets hope so but I have had lammys since 1980 and they will bite you in the arse when you are least expecting it
by nick b
Sun Dec 16, 2018 1:07 pm
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: fuses
Replies: 10
Views: 2115

Re: fuses

I did what yamlam suggested even though the thought of removing my headset fills me with horror not only does it have the usual spaghetti it also has indicators 3 lights on headset an extra cable for fuel light it also has all the extra cables serveta decided to add for lights cutout etc .everything...
by nick b
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:47 am
Forum: Scooterotica Tuning & Maintenance Information
Topic: fuses
Replies: 10
Views: 2115

Re: fuses

thanks it has been a wiring nightmare i keep soldering up the switch on the left handlebar but the gearchange seems to loosen it very quickly [so it could be that] it seems to only last about 250 miles it could have become loose again ,any suggestions of a solution to this problem?