Home arrow Forums



Go Back   XS11.com Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 1.78 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: jetmechmarty
Forum: Members Lounge Yesterday, 02:31 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 111
Posted By jetmechmarty
If you try to help somebody over on FB, youíll...

If you try to help somebody over on FB, youíll have to repeat the whole thing over again in three days. That, and much of what you have do say isnít appreciated.

Where is the meet point when this...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-18-2019, 02:48 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 120
Posted By jetmechmarty
Special? Without looking at a wiring diagram,...

Special? Without looking at a wiring diagram, I'd have to say that circuit is powered whenever the key is on. The thermistor acts as a switch to turn the light on.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-17-2019, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 118
Posted By jetmechmarty
I know you think your fuse panel is pristine, but...

I know you think your fuse panel is pristine, but after 41 years, it's suspect. Those springs get weak.

If you end up having to go there, Mike's XS...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-17-2019, 10:09 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 87
Posted By jetmechmarty
In the middle of the sight glass with the bike on...

In the middle of the sight glass with the bike on a level surface and on the center stand is good.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-10-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 658
Posted By jetmechmarty
Turn the key on. What is the battery voltage? ...

Turn the key on. What is the battery voltage? What is the voltage at the coils? It should be the same. If not, that's going to be your issue.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-10-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 165
Posted By jetmechmarty
Shocks that cheap are going to be junk. I don't...

Shocks that cheap are going to be junk. I don't think you should waste your money. Nothing is listed as far as spring rate, so it's generic junk. Decent shocks cost three times that and more. ...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 03-28-2019, 10:19 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 658
Posted By jetmechmarty
Do this first. It's easy.

Do this first. It's easy.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 03-25-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 658
Posted By jetmechmarty
Do the turn signals flash at idle? How about with...

Do the turn signals flash at idle? How about with the brake light on? At 4K RPM?

I'm wondering if your electrons aren't all getting to the coils.I'm having similar issues and I'm pretty sure I...
Forum: Members Lounge 03-15-2019, 10:34 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 679
Posted By jetmechmarty
http://www.xs650.com/media/dscn4692_zpstftxdo15.25...

http://www.xs650.com/media/dscn4692_zpstftxdo15.25419/full?d=1473899301
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 03-14-2019, 10:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 341
Posted By jetmechmarty
He used the Energy Saving stuff designed to go in...

He used the Energy Saving stuff designed to go in a car. Motorcycle synthetic is a horse of a different color.
Forum: Southeast 03-12-2019, 04:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 894
Posted By jetmechmarty
Don't wait until it's too late! ...

Don't wait until it's too late!

https://static.wixstatic.com/media/132fb1_3da04d33a9964ac7911f3daedbaf0226~mv2.jpg/v1/fill/w_720,h_938,al_c,q_85/Vintage%20Yamaha%202019%20%20%20Final.webp
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 03-09-2019, 05:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By jetmechmarty
You got that right!

You got that right!
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 03-08-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 146
Posted By jetmechmarty
Larry, There's a new forum,...

Larry,

There's a new forum, www.yamahaxs.com, trying to get off the ground. There are two FB groups dedicated to triples.

Are you aware of VYR in Sept? It's relatively close to you.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 03-07-2019, 06:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 290
Posted By jetmechmarty
Nickel should be plated under the chrome. Does...

Nickel should be plated under the chrome. Does that help?
Forum: Members Lounge 03-02-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,229
Posted By jetmechmarty
I think this isnít the only vintage bike forum in...

I think this isnít the only vintage bike forum in trouble. Itís a big part of the reason we morphed XS Southeast into Vintage Yamaha Rally. If we depended on this site weíd be small and getting...
Forum: Members Lounge 02-13-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,229
Posted By jetmechmarty
Did that Harley get sorted out?

Did that Harley get sorted out?
Forum: Members Lounge 02-07-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,229
Posted By jetmechmarty
Another new site started in order to replace the...

Another new site started in order to replace the nearly dead triples.org. yamahaxs.com has forums for four and two cylinder bikes. It also appears that it won't take flight as there has been no...
Forum: Members Lounge 02-06-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,229
Posted By jetmechmarty
Is this thing still on?

https://memegenerator.net/img/instances/60808274/crickets-chirping-awful-quiet-round-here.jpg
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 01-31-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,878
Posted By jetmechmarty
My best guess is all of the stock springs are...

My best guess is all of the stock springs are progressive wound. My XS650 has them, too.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 01-31-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,878
Posted By jetmechmarty
Specials came with progressive springs. At...

Specials came with progressive springs. At least, that's true of every one I ever opened up.
Forum: Members Lounge 01-30-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 2,776
Posted By jetmechmarty
heck used for emphasis in various statements...

heck

used for emphasis in various statements or exclamations.

Please describe further. Is this a good thing, or a bad thing?
Forum: Members Lounge 01-28-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By jetmechmarty
https://sayingimages.com/wp-content/uploads/smirk-...

https://sayingimages.com/wp-content/uploads/smirk-guy-thank-you-memes.jpg
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 01-22-2019, 10:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 282
Posted By jetmechmarty
It's probably for a 79 Special (XS1100SF).

It's probably for a 79 Special (XS1100SF).
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 01-16-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 201
Posted By jetmechmarty
Our lock on all the space at the resort expired...

Our lock on all the space at the resort expired yesterday. It is advisable to get on board immediately. You can cancel without penalty into late July.
http://ironhorsenc.com Reservation advisable...
Forum: Other Bike Discussion 01-14-2019, 10:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 760
Posted By jetmechmarty
Welcome back!

Welcome back!
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 02:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.3
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Integrated by BBpixel ©2004-2019, jvbPlugin