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  1. P

    Vibratrion in the back

    I just bought my first Vmax it is a 2001 with 35,000 km on it. I am noticing a vibration in the seat when it is under load in 4th and 5th gear. Also when I accelerate up past 180km the bike starts to shake . Tires are new and balanced. Could this be the u joint in the drive shaft or is the...
  2. 8

    Please Help, just got motor back together!

    ok, i have a 1986 yamaha v-max, it has lots of stuff wrong with it, when i went and got it i was thinking it was gonna be cleaner, because vmax's hide their age well, the motor had paint flakin off it, oil dripping and when i drove it 2nd and 3rd gear would kinda pop when under acceleration, so...
  3. H

    Putting the mighty V4 back together...

    Hello again all. I am about to start assembly on my '93 max's engine. I ripped it to shreads because i lost second gear on the poor thing. So, I sent the tranny down to Rodney at Pro Chassie Racing to have the tranny backcut and made right again. (Dogs were rounded and shift fork was...
  4. Jayhawk

    Top 10 reasons bikers don't wave back...

    Probably a repost, but found this on another board and thought it was funny. Top Ten Reasons Why Harley Riders Don't Wave Back: 10. Afraid it will invalidate warranty. 9. Leather and studs make it too heavy to raise arm. 8. Refuse to wave to anyone whose bike is already paid for. 7...
  5. Max01red

    Oakley back pack

    My wife bouhgt me this back pack to use to carry my books back and forth to college, and to carry my stuff to and from work on the nights I ride my bike in. first off I love this thing, it has a bunch of pockets inside and out for everything from your MP3 player, phone, pens, pencils or...
  6. Angel of Death

    Finally back in the US, finally got the Vmax on the road, finally took some pictures!

    Hey guys! As the title says I'm finally in a good place. And it's finally riding season up here in MA (27 degrees at 7am but blue skies, more than the weather man expected!). As promised last year before I even laid eyes on my own bike, I would take some pictures. Well, here she is...
  7. shawn kloker

    Back In Black!

    Rode my Max home today.Man does it pull alot harder!I wish that I could have found a warrior or harley that wanted to play.Now that it is back home I can work out the last of the bugs.Thanks Rod!

    back rest

    When I bought my V-Max it came with a corbin seat and a back rest. the back rest was very loose. I found out the previous owner had striped all the bolts.(it's pretty much trashed). Dose anyone know were I can buy the back rest? Do I have to buy the heavy side pieces too? to install the back...
  9. Calimus

    WebCam back up

    Don't remember if I ever shared my webcam with you guy's before or not. Either way, I've had it off for a long time, but fired it back up the other day. So here is the link. Yes, the controls on the right hand side actually work. You can move the...
  10. Calimus

    Killboy pics from the Dragon back in April

    I finally remembered to order the pics from Killboy from when my father and I were at the dragon back in April. Cd came in the mail a few days ago and I just got a chance to upload them. Small shots with links to the big ones...
  11. Tom Carlyle

    back fire in air box

    I left a message about back fire in air bock had a few hinits to the fix but still back firing feel like telling dealer no good till it goes away. Pissesd me off new bick & back firing in air box REGARDS TOM C P.S any advice would be good
  12. Tom Carlyle

    Back fire in air box

    :rocket bike: G'DAY to all i am riding again after a long dry spell so i went to the MAX & bought one best thing i have done fer my self in long time. Bike goes like a "RAPED APE" the all over power in all ranges on it are great fun to play with Tourque to spare. Problems: Back fire in...