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    brettp replied to the thread New 4into1 brake kit squeaks.
    My experience with brake squeaking has been clips that aren't greased during installation.
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    brettp replied to the thread Carb Rebuild kit advice requested.
    I've bought stuff from vintagecb750, give them a shot, too. I also should have mentioned in my previous reply: Polish the fuel inlet...
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    brettp replied to the thread Pilot screw snapped.
    That adjustment screw is brass and pretty pliable (compared to other metals), so you might be able to get a flat tip in there to turn it...
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    brettp replied to the thread Carb Rebuild kit advice requested.
    SO much truth to that, Loose Chain! I'm one of them. Pulled my carbs to clean them when I first got the bike and didn't replace the...
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    brettp replied to the thread Carb Rebuild kit advice requested.
    I like randakks, too. I have used all ballz racing with great success.
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    brettp replied to the thread Runaway Voltage.
    I wish I knew more about that conversion and what is required to be changed. I've read of new R/Rs needed, then also read some lithium...
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    brettp replied to the thread Runaway Voltage.
    I'm not an expert in the electrical side of things, but can a lithium battery "demand" more from a R/R? My intuition says no, but...
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    brettp replied to the thread Runaway Voltage.
    The regulator is responsible for limiting that voltage to the battery. If you bought cheap Chineseum, that is likely it. Question...
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    I absolutely get that. I haven't been motivated to do anything with it, either. I very much wanted it mechanically perfect before...
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    Yeah, I wondered about that. Good find. Everything on my bike looks pretty good, but this paint situation needs to change. I've had...
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    Wow, that looks really good. I appreciate that. Looks like I have my goal!
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    That would be great, thank you!
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    Interesting. When you used it, was it on a 750?
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    brettp replied to the thread Old engine paint.
    yeah, I could do that. The paint is only a problem on the bottom half (case), the jugs are good. In an effort to repaint, I would be...
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    brettp replied to the thread My new mystery shed & buried find.
    Possible a different engine was put in that frame at some point? Or could it have been imported by a private owner and never recorded...
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    brettp replied to the thread My new mystery shed & buried find.
    Ah, interesting.
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