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Forum: General Sportbikes   10-11-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,238
Posted By cbrenthus
I also think that more specific boards have...

I also think that more specific boards have cropped up over the years. When I joined, I don't think there really were many other forums for sportbikes, and now there is a cbr600rr and cbr1000rr...
Forum: General Sportbikes   07-27-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 947
Posted By cbrenthus
And how long do you have to install a mohawk on...

And how long do you have to install a mohawk on your helmet before the bike won't run?
Forum: Help Me Fix It   07-12-2016, 09:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,371
Posted By cbrenthus
Crazy idea: Contact Honda and tell them you're a...

Crazy idea: Contact Honda and tell them you're a teacher, love this bike, and would love to have it restored for its 20 year anniversary. Maybe they'll take it on as a PR case! I doubt it, but worth...
Forum: General Sportbikes   07-05-2016, 10:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,594
Posted By cbrenthus
Another vote for changing the coolant, I had an...

Another vote for changing the coolant, I had an '86 Ninja 600 in the late 90s that started overheating. I changed the coolant and it was fine.
Forum: General Sportbikes   05-31-2016, 09:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,703
Posted By cbrenthus
I still lurk... I think forums in general have...

I still lurk... I think forums in general have gone downhill over the last couple years.
Forum: New Riders   05-13-2016, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,348
Posted By cbrenthus
Love my CBR1000RR - I've found hondas to be the...

Love my CBR1000RR - I've found hondas to be the best for all around use, comfortable and reliable. My best advice is to sit on the bikes and see what feels the best for your height. Also, I wouldn't...
Forum: Introduction Forum   03-24-2016, 08:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,852
Posted By cbrenthus
I've never been a suzuki fan, but if you like it...

I've never been a suzuki fan, but if you like it and it runs well, go for it. I do love 90's bikes, and as a fellow HD and sportbike rider I can say that they really complement each other well and...
Forum: Honda Sportbikes   03-10-2016, 09:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 820
Posted By cbrenthus
Crazy idea, disconnect the battery for a day. I...

Crazy idea, disconnect the battery for a day. I know these early fuel injected bikes don't have quite the computer control of the newer bikes, and probably a 1 in a million chance this will fix it,...
Forum: General Sportbikes   11-18-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,629
Posted By cbrenthus
I never liked naked sportbikes, must be getting...

I never liked naked sportbikes, must be getting old because I like it. LOLing at the transformers remark, compared to the bikes from the 90s, every bike today looks like a transformer to me. That's a...
Forum: General Sportbikes   11-13-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 12,968
Posted By cbrenthus
nice article, short and to the point. My tip...

nice article, short and to the point. My tip (yes, I've ridden in the cold even though I live in FL) is good thermal underwear. Long johns, socks, and glove liners. Visit a ski shop for this kind of...
Forum: General Sportbikes   10-19-2015, 03:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,312
Posted By cbrenthus
Driver deserves to lose his license and be...

Driver deserves to lose his license and be charged with attempted manslaughter. However, that being said, and I'm not excusing the driver, they were passing in a double yellow and I don't feel as bad...
Forum: Help Me Fix It   10-15-2015, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,151
Posted By cbrenthus
What kind of bike? Other, simpler possibilities...

What kind of bike? Other, simpler possibilities are that you're feeling the floating rotors, or feeling the fuel injection drop out under decel.
Forum: General Sportbikes   07-17-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,577
Posted By cbrenthus
Best theft deterrent is a simple snickers bar....

Best theft deterrent is a simple snickers bar. Here are the instructions:

1. Unwrap snickers bar

2. Swipe it quickly but thoroughly, longitudinally, down the center of the seat several times
...
Forum: General Sportbikes   06-17-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,745
Posted By cbrenthus
I'm not spending $180K on a bike, so I could give...

I'm not spending $180K on a bike, so I could give a crap what it has on it. This and the desmodicci are great bikes to drool over, but unless the price and availability make them obtainable, then...
Forum: General Sportbikes   06-04-2015, 09:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,253
Posted By cbrenthus
This made the front page of MSN today. Looks like...

This made the front page of MSN today. Looks like the guy came up upon the driver texting at a red-light. While I certainly don't condone the actions of the driver running the guy down, I think...
Forum: General Sportbikes   05-21-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,974
Posted By cbrenthus
I also now have an exclusive pic of the incident...

I also now have an exclusive pic of the incident in the parking lot that started it all!!!
Forum: General Sportbikes   05-20-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,974
Posted By cbrenthus
I have an exclusive pic of the fight starting in...

I have an exclusive pic of the fight starting in the parking lot. This was not shown on the media, and is only available to people with "connections"...
Forum: General Sportbikes   05-19-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,974
Posted By cbrenthus
Going to be interesting to see the fallout from...

Going to be interesting to see the fallout from this. As someone who rides both a Harley and a Honda, I find the social interactions of motorcycling to be very interesting. I especially am amazed at...
Forum: General Sportbikes   05-01-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,998
Posted By cbrenthus
Honda F4i is to the 00s what the FZR 600 was to...

Honda F4i is to the 00s what the FZR 600 was to the 90s ;)

Seriously, my F4i was my favorite bike ever, wish I kept it. comfy enough to ride all day, sporty enough to do whatever, dependable, good...
Forum: General Sportbikes   04-30-2015, 11:31 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,403
Posted By cbrenthus
under 21 must wear a helmet, which is why you see...

under 21 must wear a helmet, which is why you see "Under 21" license plates.

Over 21 you're supposed to have medical insurance, I think technically 10K in medical coverage, but its a bit of a grey...
Forum: General Sportbikes   04-21-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,111
Posted By cbrenthus
General rule of thumb for dealing with CL, and...

General rule of thumb for dealing with CL, and some other sites - if it feels like a scam, it is :)
Forum: General Sportbikes   04-21-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,645
Posted By cbrenthus
Seeing as how I'm seeing corvettes being...

Seeing as how I'm seeing corvettes being discounted from MSRP, I highly doubt that info.
Forum: General Sportbikes   04-21-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,403
Posted By cbrenthus
I didn't vote because for me it's more complex...

I didn't vote because for me it's more complex than the 2 choices. A few years back I was riding increasingly without a helmet, until I went down - nothing like a road to the face, waking up in the...
Forum: SBN Columns   01-30-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,145
Posted By cbrenthus
Forum rules: If you post a new thread,...

Forum rules:

If you post a new thread, that's already been posted, you'll be flamed for not searching

If you search and find an old thread to post in, you'll be flamed for reviving an old...
Forum: SBN Columns   01-28-2015, 09:28 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 18,145
Posted By cbrenthus
Back when I had my 1098 I went for a ride with a...

Back when I had my 1098 I went for a ride with a buddy and his friend. The friend was a know-it-all that was bragging about how he grew up rebuilding engines. I mention to my buddy how the 'duc had a...
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