The repaired hole has the original M6-1 Thread and is far stronger than the original in the aluminum housing. This is an interesting and simple repair. No need to lose your mind (lol).
I began to hear a little jingle rattle noise from the transmission when I would take off from start so I decided to perform a belt and roller change and a complete inspection and cleaning.
Now for the A-hole. I was riding slowly in first gear watching the cars parked and in front of me when suddenly a black van with no windows just started to back-up right into my bike.
For those who have never changed their oil and filter on their Vespa, the following is a simple method that does not make a mess
The following video provides a simple step by step procedure on how to change the oil and filter on the F700GS series of motorcycles.
No more back, butt or any other discomfort. I now stop when I am mentally tired and exhausted. For the first time in my life, riding is totally comfortable. It’s like finding that perfect mattress, linen and bedding for that perfect night sleep. I would rate the Russell Day Long equivalent to sleeping at the Hilton. Just PERFECT!
Every day that I go riding there is often the dilemma as to which bike to ride. This past Friday I decided to take the Good Old Vespa for the day into Ottawa through the back country roads.