Tag Archives: repair

Brakes Aren’t Supposed to Break

I’m leaving tomorrow for Plan B and I’m pretty excited. Yesterday morning though… was a bit stressful. I was backing my bike out to the street and I noticed that my brake light wasn’t turning off. I wiggled the front … Continue reading

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Motorcycle Mechanic Gods (Nichols Sportbike)

My Ducati Monster has 63,000 ish miles on it. (that’s a lot in motorcycle miles) It’s getting a bit long in tooth.  I took it in to my favorite motorcycle shop a couple of weeks ago for it’s 6000 mile … Continue reading

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The Waiting Game

Oh motorcycle services… I hate them. While I really like my mechanics and think they do a great job, it’s a bit like going to the dentist. It’s rarely good news. So my bike is getting a 6000 mile service, … Continue reading

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Guess what’s leaking oil!

Oh man. So I get home on Thursday and I notice that I have oil spray on my right boot. I thought I had smelled burning oil at the last stoplight before my house. I cleaned it up and it … Continue reading

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My Motorcycle blog is going to become my “Complain about my bike not working” blog…

My poor Ducati Monster. The damn oil pressure light flashed a bit on my way home Wednesday. Near the crest of the hill that leads down to Hwy 92 I was hit on the hand by some road debris and … Continue reading

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