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    Battery is toast now, that's for certain, so I...

    Battery is toast now, that's for certain, so I guess that's the thing. But I still wonder because even when the battery was new the starter would struggle when hot. Something tells me there's more...
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    Battery is toast now, that's for certain, so I...

    Battery is toast now, that's for certain, so I guess that's the thing. But I still wonder because even when the battery was new the starter would struggle when hot. Something tells me there's more...
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    Maybe this one needs resurrecting since I seem to...

    Maybe this one needs resurrecting since I seem to be having a similar issue. Curious to know what the fix turned out to be. In my case the problem starting a hot CB750 has been going on since I...
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    Anyone know?

    Anyone know?
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    Copper it is then, thanks!

    Copper it is then, thanks!
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    Ah, a crush washer never occurred to me. If it...

    Ah, a crush washer never occurred to me. If it had I would have just looked closer at the diagram I used to find that picture and would have seen the washer #18 11mm

    I did notice though the one...
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    3d printing parts

    I've recently got into doing 3D printing and am experimenting with parts for my cafe build. I'm currently printing some seat spacer parts and next is making a post to put on my custom seat so I can...
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    It's the dynamo cover or crankcase cover. Has 3...

    It's the dynamo cover or crankcase cover. Has 3 big screws in the face

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    Need fix for oil leak at crankcase screws

    I've got some leaking from all 3 (I think) screws on the face of the crankcase cover. I noticed the PO seemed to have some silicone around those screws, now I know why.

    That seems like a bad...
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    That's a good idea. Maybe it'll be enough to keep...

    That's a good idea. Maybe it'll be enough to keep some of the exhaust out of my face. It isn't really that much or that bad but I knew I didn't get that before the conversion and liked it that way.
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    Made another search attempt, found a diagram I...

    Made another search attempt, found a diagram I could understand, and got a part name. It is called Tube A, thanks very much. Not terribly descriptive, but led me the right direction.

    What I find...
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    Stray hose, where to connect

    There's a hose from the breather that I think must have previously connected to my air box, that my mechanic seems to have just left in place. The end is resting between two of the pods he installed...
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    Correct front stop switch

    I have a 1978 CB750 with the square Magura master cylinder, but the brake light switch is missing.

    There seem to be a few options, can anyone tell me which one is the correct switch? I think it's...
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    Advice swapping rear wheel

    I have a 15" stock spoked real wheel currently and had the opportunity to get a bare 18" mag to replace it. I asked around a bit and was told it shouldn't be any problem to just swap it out. That...
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    I know, it doesn't make sense unless there's...

    I know, it doesn't make sense unless there's something going on inside. And I think there must be. I took off the filter and bolt and I think the filings are actually the threads going south. Very...
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    What I did was get a big nut that fit over the...

    What I did was get a big nut that fit over the remains of the bolt head and used JB Weld to fuse them together. That way I was able to back the bolt out and get the filter housing off. It actually...
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    WHAT is with this oil bolt!?

    I'm about ready to lose it on this f-ing oil filter. Who came up with this design, Satan?

    I remember the hardest part of the engine removal was getting the oil filter bolt out. I thought it was...
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    neutral light issue

    There's one nagging electrical thing having to do with the neutral (idiot) light which is stopping me from filling the oil and firing it up, because I don't know if I need to replace the sensor,...
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    charging it didn't seem to change much. With...

    charging it didn't seem to change much. With that ignition switch being wired like it is, I'm wondering if I can temporarily bypass it, hotwire it, and see if that shows me anything. Would I just...
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    Charging now. For some reason I thought the...

    Charging now. For some reason I thought the charge would be enough. Sillly.
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    yep, it WAS hard to follow. But I've...

    yep, it WAS hard to follow.

    But I've progressed since then, slightly. This bike is almost ready to put the oil in, almost ready to paint the tank, almost ready to etc., etc.

    I think I have...
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    Wiring help needed

    Wiring. God.

    I'm a bit lost inside the headlight bucket, and I think it's not that bad but I'm having trouble getting my head around it. I must have lost the photos I took showing how everything...
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    Thanks DD, that makes perfect sense. I'm really...

    Thanks DD, that makes perfect sense. I'm really surprised how little info there is about this thing online. Annoyingly, I find a few pictures at my office computer that didn't show up on my home...
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    Neutral switch connection

    I can't find anything online showing how this wire connects exactly.

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    The wire comes out of the harness where it goes into the crank case. It's light green with a red or orange stripe,...
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    The status is this. The engine is closed up and...

    The status is this. The engine is closed up and the bastard painted a pretty snappy flat black. I don't know if it'll run, but it's going to look cool sitting there even if it doesn't.

    So, I...
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