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by scooterslag
Mon Nov 21, 2016 12:25 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: MK1 T5 headset/fork locking nut tool
Replies: 6
Views: 871

MK1 T5 headset/fork locking nut tool

has anyone got one I can borrow or know a way of undoing and tightening it up without having to buy the tool? cheers Paul
by scooterslag
Sun Nov 06, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: GT125-early PX125 engines similarities/differences
Replies: 0
Views: 430

GT125-early PX125 engines similarities/differences

Are these two engines very similar, I know there were quite a few similarities between the 150 super lump and early P150x lumps
by scooterslag
Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:41 pm
Forum: Vespa Tech
Topic: T5 bearing and seal sizes/part numbers
Replies: 2
Views: 516

T5 bearing and seal sizes/part numbers

Does anyone on here have a list or link to somewhere I can find these sizes/part numbers to? cheers Paul
by scooterslag
Mon Sep 26, 2016 10:57 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Indicator issue
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Re: Indicator issue

Could be wrong here but I think you need a specific LED flasher unit to make the indicators work, something to do with the resistance not being enough in a normal flasher unit to work LED indicators. Paul
by scooterslag
Mon Sep 26, 2016 12:21 am
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Imported T5 with KPH speedo - MOT fail?
Replies: 4
Views: 1158

Imported T5 with KPH speedo - MOT fail?

Just about to pick up a Spanish Imported MK1 T5 ( new scoot excitement :D ) but the bugger has a KPH speedo and it seems MPH speedo's are a bit scarce , would it pass a UK MOT or does it need to at least have both KPH and MPH showing? Paul
by scooterslag
Wed Sep 14, 2016 12:50 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scomadi.
Replies: 57
Views: 8072

Re: Scomadi.

DigDug wrote:
scooterslag wrote:The vast majority of Scootopia's excellent spare parts are made in China. Paul
The People's Republic or Taiwan?
People's republic I think
by scooterslag
Wed Sep 14, 2016 12:35 pm
Forum: General Scooter Chat
Topic: Scomadi.
Replies: 57
Views: 8072

Re: Scomadi.

I seem to remember the Italjet fomula and Dragster being built to less than excellent standards. They soon fell to bits with the owners struggling to find certain parts due to Italjet's less than reliable dealer service. It was only the fact that the dragster had good styling and the Runner 125/180 ...
by scooterslag
Sun Jul 24, 2016 2:38 am
Forum: Lambretta Tech
Topic: AF Kit Pistion Rings gone again
Replies: 24
Views: 4750

Re: AF Kit Pistion Rings gone again

Ports too large causing the rings to snag and break?