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  1. V

    Runs like crap and dies---1998 VMAX

    Hey guys, Please post up if you have some answers. As I am still on a steep learning curve, I am wanting to know what could have happened internally to the fuel delivery system. Happens that the bike was leaned pretty far down on the right side. After this, it ran ok for a few miles then...
  2. EAGLEPI

    To show you guys how There is double crap going on these forums

    for example, if you go to this thread at the other forum and read the first question and see the answers. http://www.starvmax.com/kunena/14-installed-vmax-modifications-and-accessories/188200-how-do-you-fit-switch-to-turn-fan-on-when-its-hot Remember when I asked the same question, I was...
  3. frank5079

    Oh crap moment....

    moments before he flew off the side the markings on the road said, "SLOW" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MlQY2adknwM#t=35
  4. SpecOps13

    This Pen And Phone Crap Totally Sucks.......................

    Big Ears should stick to his Golf Game and Quit Playing President. I am so Pissed about this I'm Smokin..... Another Military Dismissal Lt. Col Matthew Dooley, a West Point graduate and highly decorated combat veteran, was an instructor at the Joint Forces Staff College at the National...
  5. SpecOps13

    Same Crap from the Same People

    Quote of the day by Dianne Feinstein.......... Dianne Feinstein: "All vets are mentally ill in some way and government should prevent them from owning firearms." Yep, - she really said it on Thursday in a meeting in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee... The quote below from the...
  6. shawnlee

    runs like crap

    I sure hope someone can point me in the right direction. I have shotgunned twice, broke down carb completly and did through cleaning on all jets and jet block, 1/4 can seafoam and new fuel filter and still getting the same outcome. The bike sputters at low speed, some backfiring, very low idle...
  7. Fire-medic

    Pawn Stars show editors are full of crap!

    I bet you like to watch Pawn Stars on History Channel. Rick and Hoss and Chumlee are all riders. It's fun to see what people bring-in, and what the shop offers them. Of course, people want retail, and the shop offers much-lower because they need to make a profit. On a show, "Thirty...
  8. 2stangs69-91

    Holly crap 200 HP at rear wheel one of two..lol love craigslist

    your chance at a collectors item..actualy looks like a nice bike but he def drank the Koolaide.. http://chico.craigslist.org/mcy/3640123227.html
  9. Rusty McNeil

    Lightcon Wheels; What crap

    Buddy of mine just comepletly blew the hub out of his Lightcon rear wheel. Spline hub only has three ears bolted to the wheel on these, all three of them snapped clean. I'll post pics when I get a chance. He's got a PCW tourmaster, but rides like a Grand Pa on heart meds. They sure were...
  10. S

    oh crap!

    So I rode to work today,rode a lot harder on the way home.after parking I noticed some oil on left cases & here & there.soon looking around I found the leak,my crankcase breather.its not on the airbox but has the hose that goes there(unhooked from airbox).so oil made it all the way up and out of...
  11. SpecOps13

    Oh Crap..................

    Here's another severe blow to our Second Amendment Rights surviving. Gotta Fry the Criminals, Not the rest of us Good Guys... This one should be publicly hanged or used as Shark Bait...... More ammunition for the Far Left...
  12. CaptainKyle

    Parts bike crap transport Florida to Texas

    Hey all was not planning to go to Texas for a while but have a member here that wants a bike delivered. I really honestly dont have the cash for the trip but want to see family in Texas. This member is going to help me out with some expenses which is very great but if any one else could use...
  13. a113ycat

    Exhaust Upgrade OR Crap???

    I found these here local and the guy want 175.00 for them. They are slip on 4 into 4 Cobra Exhausts. Any tips are greatly appreciated I like to know first hand if Im buying crap or not....:ummm: http://images.craigslist.org/3na3m73l75V45W35R5b8dd11bc1568a8816d8.jpg I think I found my answer in...
  14. OCVmax

    Runnning like Crap!

    All of a sudden my Max is running like crap! Rode to work today, and she feels like she cutting out every once in a while. Sometimes for a split second, other times for 2-3 seconds. Can't tell if its fuel or electrical. And at idle, keeps going from 1000 rpm down to 500 then back up. Where do I...
  15. N

    Running like crap now, why?

    I rode the bike yesterday and she ran just fine. Now I get ready to jump on the bike and go to the gym and she doesn't run for sh*t! I don't know why. I took off the fuel filter to see if there's any blockages, nope all clear. I checked the fuel line to see if it's kinked or loose, nope nice and...
  16. M

    Well Crap... ran like it

    So hopped on the bike to go look at some property, cranked fine, let idle whilst putting on mp3 buds, helmet etc... (about 5 min), ran good out of the neighborhood. Got to the first light (bout a 1/2 mile out) and seemed sluggish, almost died when taking off, hmmm,.... pounded on it first...
  17. kaboom

    10% ethanol is CRAP!!!!

    I think I have discovered my problem..... Symptoms.....have to babysit it during warmup......once warm a bog or hesitation just as you tip into the throttle......it idles and revs fine but just as you start to turn the throttle it will bog.....and it is burbling more on deceleration.... We...
  18. R

    crap, I have a dilemma

    I was polishing my Max this morning out on the street in front of the house. A lady stops her car, gets out and walks over to me. She tells me she had been looking for a Nice Max for a while, ...and really likes my flashy red bike. " would you consider selling it? she asks. She says mine fits...
  19. gamorg02

    Help... washed bike now runs like crap

    Just like the title says... it was hot as hell here today, close to 100 and humidity was high. I changed the oil and washed the bike. after washing her she barely wanted to start. finally some pursuation and she started but she keeps surging to like 1500 then back down to 500 rpms at idle...
  20. Jayhawk

    Holy crap, this will tick you off

    Cop shoots biker in the back. Link here
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