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New Member - New (old) Bike
Hello All,
After a long search and contemplation I have purchased a 1979 R65. It's had a life in Vermont and in a storage shop in NJ and has about 10K miles on the clock. The last 4 years it's on...

Started 06/10/18 at 21:14:14 by bonesteel
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By: Tony Smith
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New here hoping for some help
Just bought a 79 r65, hasnít run in a decade, itís all there, but needs a lot of tlc, hoping I could find a service manual online, anybody know how I could download one?
Aloha from Kauai

Started 05/13/18 at 17:48:29 by Dugan
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By: goomicoo
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OVM Corvallis 2018
      Sunday was the OVM Corvallis show. Here is video I made of the show. As you can see we got good weather this year.
https://youtu.be/CiBTS9EP31g

Started 05/21/18 at 23:11:09 by davidpdx
4 284 Last Post 06/03/18 at 21:05:36
By: orforester
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Sold my R100 last week
    I bought my R100 3 years ago from a friend who was having financial problems, rode it about 5000 miles mostly on trips to northern California and sold it back to him last week. I liked the bike an...

Started 05/09/18 at 13:06:13 by davidpdx
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By: orforester
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LED SHOP LIGHT
I have changed from an incandescent shop light to an LED. No more broken bulbs or burnt hands on the reflector are the good things...... however............>
The LED light does not seem to diffus...

Started 05/03/18 at 16:11:57 by wilcom
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3 211 Last Post 05/04/18 at 13:46:45
By: Barry
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Interesting article in "The Airhead"
For those that subscribe there is an interesting article from our own Adrian - part one of a chronicle of his multi-year rebuild/restoration.
There is also an article from Steve Carson, Steve is ...

Started 04/26/18 at 20:54:48 by Tony Smith
1 179 Last Post 04/28/18 at 02:53:36
By: Adrian
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MOT exemption.
My bike had it's last MOT today.† When next year comes around it will be 40 years old and exempt from both the annual MOT and road tax.†
I've been thinking about having it MOT'd anyway for safet...

Started 04/12/18 at 13:48:56 by Barry
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By: Hardgravity
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Greetings
Just saying hi, I recently purchased an R65LS.

Started 04/10/18 at 19:13:43 by wwoodruff
2 176 Last Post 04/11/18 at 01:20:50
By: Tony Smith
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New Show
I enjoyed the movie "The Best Bar in America" that this directer made and now he is making a show. Not sure I want to give him money but I will watch his show when it comes out.
https://www.indi...

Started 04/04/18 at 22:04:27 by davidpdx
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R65 starting to take shape for summer
I've had the R65 home for a week and it's coming along. Still no surprises and nothing has fallen off. Yeah!!
I've taken note of some good things The Metzler tires have very few miles on them and...

Started 05/27/17 at 21:38:39 by wilcom
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By: Ed Miller
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Arizona Spring Campout 4/6-4/8
Any Southern Ca folks going to the Airheads annual Spring Camp Out near Camp Verde AZ?
I'm going to be leaving SoCal around 3-4 AM on the 6th, head'n to AZ. I could adjust my timing a lil bit† f...

Started 03/26/18 at 22:31:53 by wilcom
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By: wilcom
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The One Moto Show in Portland
    It seems like The One Show gets more expensive, more crowded and flashier ever year. It is still a fun show to go to but I miss some of the old rat bikes that used to be in it. Riding was definite...

Started 02/10/18 at 21:40:19 by davidpdx
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By: Ed Miller
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Birthday list fixed
I was looking at the Birthday list and noticed I was not on it, along with many others. Justin performed his magic and fixed a file that had errors since the last upgrade. What a wizard we have for a ...

Started 03/07/18 at 10:49:46 by wilcom
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By: wilcom
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Forum Problems
Every time I try to upload a photograph the process crashes and I lose the post I was making.
Is it just me, or a more general problem?

Started 02/20/18 at 22:29:25 by Tony Smith
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By: Tony Smith
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Dan Gurney R.I.P
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Gurney
I used to watch Dan at the Riverside Raceway in California USA. His signature fluid driving style was evident. Setting in the car at speed , he looked as ...

Started 02/14/18 at 09:41:11 by wilcom
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By: Tony Smith
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Recommended Service shop in Dallas for my R65
Hello, I searched the forums for an answer first but didn't fine one.  I'm looking for an independent shop to service my 81 R65 in the Dallas area.
Any input appreciated.
Thanks!
John

Started 01/29/18 at 12:48:09 by JPGDallas
2 234 Last Post 01/29/18 at 22:43:40
By: Justin B.
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All packed and ready to go.
Just finished the trial pack on the GSA, then took everything off ready to go round to the service station and fuel up.

I'm heading to Brisbane at 4:30am tomorrow morning, my initial goal ...

Started 12/20/17 at 02:31:24 by Tony Smith
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Mobil 1 $4 bucks a qt.
I ordered a 5 quart jug of Mobil 1 5/30 full synthetic for the car from Amazon and it was $21 taxed and delivered to my door...... seemed like a wise buy when the best I could do at Autozone was $4 a ...

Started 11/28/17 at 14:17:57 by wilcom
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By: BPT
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Monte
I wonder what's happened to Monte.
He was clearly irritated with the logging in issues back in November and there was that last "comment" about spending quality time on another forum with no log...

Started 01/18/17 at 14:54:32 by Barry
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19 1286 Last Post 11/24/17 at 13:27:10
By: Rob Valdez 79 R65
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Time to ride
Man, I love this time of year. Took a ride this morning. High 50*F when I left, low 70*F when I got back. Rode over to the coastal barrier islands and worked my way down the coast hopping from island ...

Started 11/19/17 at 12:19:16 by marcmax
2 204 Last Post 11/19/17 at 15:36:06
By: wilcom
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