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Mags 1
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diagnosis said

What do you plan on doing to clean up the reflector lens on the headlamp, can it be saved? 

I've got rolls of sticky backed ally foil that I use to 're-silver' my reflectors.

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Four now on the road and at least several in bits.

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Mags 1 said

diagnosis said

What do you plan on doing to clean up the reflector lens on the headlamp, can it be saved? 

I've got rolls of sticky backed ally foil that I use to 're-silver' my reflectors.

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That just genius. I never thought of that, a great way to refurb old reflectors!

Current bikes......1958 D5, a 77 Suzuki GT250 and a 77 Honda CB125S. I have a 74 Kawasaki KH400 and a B175 waiting for restoration. A 1980 Honda CB400N waiting for MOT.  Everyday ride is a 2011 Harley Davidson 883 Sportster. 

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Worthy of a Blue Peter Badge...

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cocorico said
Worthy of a Blue Peter Badge...  

a gold one I reckon!

Current bikes......1958 D5, a 77 Suzuki GT250 and a 77 Honda CB125S. I have a 74 Kawasaki KH400 and a B175 waiting for restoration. A 1980 Honda CB400N waiting for MOT.  Everyday ride is a 2011 Harley Davidson 883 Sportster. 

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Rex came to the rescue ordered new head gasket and it arrived the next day.

Today i fitted it and did a little test run, didn't quite realise how boggy my garden is .

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I could agree with you, but then we would both be wrong

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Sounds healthy.

You`re brave using the front brake on damp grass....oh hang on a minute,it D3 brakes we`re talking about here 🙂

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When i first pulled away the back wheel was spinning up, that is why the handle bars where wobbling about. After I finished tearing up the garden i then spent an hour raking over the tyre marks and filling in the troughs that some how appeared. Think i got  away with that one, LOL.

Today i will finish the wiring and then the part i don't like doing , Paper work, to apply for a V5.

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I could agree with you, but then we would both be wrong

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