Snapped my throttle cable
…on the cb650 the other night right before a ride.
I found a used set on eBay for $27. Got them in the mail in a few days.
- lubed them with various cleaning / greasing shit
- cleaned the throttle sleeve and put a thin layer of grease between the sleeve and the handlebar to keep it smooth
- made sure the mushrooms were feelin fresh
- since I had all the tools out, I took the 450 throttle cable apart too and lubed it up, to make sure both bikes cables were feelin smooth as shit
Published - Jan 3, 2018
Our friend George sent over another vintage Z1 article. It’s the same year and color scheme as mine. From George; “I wanted to wish you and the clan a happy New Year. I ran across this Z1 article (Big Bike September 1974) and though Ed might a copy of it. It’s a pretty basic stock […]