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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 21 Aug 2020, 15:19

I want to do a C90 next but the prices are crazy
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Re: CX500

Postby Kwacky » 21 Aug 2020, 15:36

are you keeping the CX or going to sell it?
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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 23 Aug 2020, 10:22

Kwacky wrote:are you keeping the CX or going to sell it?

Keep it for now but currently looking for a tax exempt cb1000f
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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 25 Aug 2020, 21:35

Got the replacement pet cock that I broke tonight ,chucked some fuel in the tank bled it through the carbs and it started first push of the button
Shocked and happy was an understatement ,not sure how to post a video but it sounds great
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Re: CX500

Postby duke63 » 25 Aug 2020, 22:22

You have a pet cock? (gah)
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Re: CX500

Postby StMarks » 25 Aug 2020, 22:23

Perkles wrote:Got the replacement pet cock that I broke tonight ,chucked some fuel in the tank bled it through the carbs and it started first push of the button
Shocked and happy was an understatement ,not sure how to post a video but it sounds great

REEESULT.! (y)
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Re: CX500

Postby kiwikrasher » 25 Aug 2020, 23:59

Good work!!

I’m not surprised though, you had it running before and the work you’ve done to it is solid

Upload vid to YouTube then post the link using the video tab on full editor on here
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Re: CX500

Postby duke63 » 27 Aug 2020, 19:41

Came across this on a french custom website earlier.

https://morexcustom.com/realisation-mot ... da-cx-500/

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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 28 Aug 2020, 07:18

nice I love those retro firestone tyres but they are almost 300 quid a pop !
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Re: CX500

Postby Blade » 28 Aug 2020, 08:18

If they last well that might not be so bad.

Looking forward to seeing the finished article 8)
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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 06 Sep 2020, 20:48

Ready for it’s MOT
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Re: CX500

Postby D6Nutz » 06 Sep 2020, 20:51

Love it, that looks sweet. Top job mate.

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Re: CX500

Postby Kwacky » 06 Sep 2020, 21:11

You might want to take the bleeder off the front caliper
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Re: CX500

Postby Blade » 06 Sep 2020, 21:34

Looks good mate 8)
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Re: CX500

Postby StMarks » 06 Sep 2020, 23:40

Kwacky wrote:You might want to take the bleeder off the front caliper

Racing style fluid reservoir? :D

Looks great imho Perkles, does it sound as loud as it looks like it does.?
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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 07 Sep 2020, 06:53

It’s sounds great very loud :)
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Re: CX500

Postby C00kiemonster » 07 Sep 2020, 07:45

I bet it is with that pipe! :D

Looks a great job.
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Re: CX500

Postby Monty » 07 Sep 2020, 08:05

Very very nice mate, top job.
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Re: CX500

Postby kingfixer » 12 Sep 2020, 04:35

That looks class !!
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Re: CX500

Postby Perkles » 20 Sep 2020, 15:54

Maiden voyage and nothing fell off ,the engine pulls strong and sounds great
It was nice bobbing along in the countryside in Jean's and a jacket
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