Monthly Archive: March 2011

NTD890C

All fixed

Nick arrived on his Monkey bike, sorry no pictures… and we proceeded to bled the system, within 30 minutes we had brakes. We went for a drive (rag) around town and up the main...

NTD890C

Master Cylinder swap

Right well it was coffee drunk, email checked and the weather was good so no time like the present to get out and start the master cylinder swap. everything came off after I fiddled...

NTD890C Brake failure

Weeping and down

Well I drove up to Manchester for the show on Friday Morning with no issue at all, was comfortable along the M6 to Deon’s. I arrived around 12 midday and we sat down talked...

NTD890C

Sunny or what !

Thank god I took today off work, to get Marvin all washed and waxed ready for the show in Manchester Tomorrow. Its been a fantastic day and not only have I given the Marvin...

Shed of Plenty

Shed final

Well this morning the gloss paint was still wet, so I had to be careful I did not touch the walls as I moved back into the shed. First job was to screw the...

Shed of Plenty

Shed

It appears I now have a shed roof at last, so whilst its empty I have started giving its a lick of paint, for now Half the shed is in Primer and tomorrow I...

Roof’s away

Gahh, got home today from work to find a note saying… Roof of the shed is being replaced tomorrow can you please move all your stuff out of the shed, now normally that’s not...

OHV parts

VBOA Spares day

What a good show, for once I got all the parts I wanted and some more at realistic prices. A huge pile of engine bearings, most are the sizes I need which is good,...

Nosey so and so

Today I brought Marvin out for a wash and wax, which has been done and he is nice and shiny. On route from the garage I popped past Retropower (not that its on route...

NTD890C

Sunny day

Its been a great morning so far, topped up the oil in the gearbox, checked oil in the engine, brake fluid, and water levels. I then went out for a test drive and good...