I think I am no longer a ghost.
Well if you can read this its nice to be posting again.
I have been trying to get in touch with Astrowrench.
Does anyone here have a phone number I can reach him at?
He went quiet on the email front and I was wondering about him.
Hey first post!
I am trying to restore this mini bike I played with as a kid. The only things I added were the sissy bar and gas/drink rack in the back (see red arrows). I also added the two rear foot pegs.
This is a large mini bike compared to some that look like it and are much...
Just ripped apart a GX160 only to find the head looks exactly the same size as the Predator 212 head I have. I was under the impression the GX160 had either a 14cc or 18cc.
Left is GX head, right Predator
I am in the process of restoring a Rupp Go Joe. I finished painting it a little while ago, since it is cold up here in Michigan i needed a place to allow the paint to "cure". I had it in my heated shop for a few days after painting , but soon needed to do other things so it needed to be moved...
When the 3.5 tecumseh engine is running- well the chain is moving- I had the mini bike on a stand and at idle the rear tire was spinning- AND- i could hear like a bell sound (like a ringing)coming from the front sprocket area- when I took the chain off- the ringing sound stopped- I could not (...