List Of 51 Small Engine And Motorcycle Repair Schools

  • By George
  • September 23, 2017
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Here is a list of small engine and motorcycle repair schools around the country. Contact me if you know of a school not listed and I will add it. I … Continue Reading →


Harley Davidson FXRP Pursuit Glide (Police Motorcycle)

  • By George
  • August 30, 2017
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The Harley Davidson FXR motorcycle debuted in 1981 as a 1982 model. Its debut was not long after Harley Davidson separated from AMF, and was an improvement in Harley Davidson … Continue Reading →


Learn To Repair Motorcycles While You Sleep

  • By George
  • August 10, 2017
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I found this old Hodaka workshop manual and its full of these printed, but hand drawn cartoon characters from the beginning to the end. Hodaka was an American motorcycle company … Continue Reading →


Motorcycle Technician’s Drowning In Debt

  • By George
  • May 28, 2017
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What trade can sometimes require an initial investment of $40,000 and pay a starting salary as little as $9 per hour? Answer: Motorcycle Technician! It sounds unbelievable but it’s true! … Continue Reading →


How To Find Your Motorcycle Key Code

  • By George
  • May 26, 2017
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Most, if not all, street motorcycles still use keys for security, and all keys use key codes to identify how cuts are placed on the key. There are two types … Continue Reading →


Primer Bulb On A Stihl FS-110 Trimmer, Idle Problem

  • By George
  • May 17, 2017
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I came across a Stihl FS-110 trimmer that would run, but wouldn’t idle. At first glance everything looked as it should, but once my finger touched the carburetor primer bulb … Continue Reading →


Does Ewan McGregor ride a Kawasaki KLR 650?

  • By George
  • May 12, 2017
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A Kawasaki KLR 650 appeared in the last episode of Fargo, The Narrow Escape Problem, which aired on Fox, May 10, 2017 (This is season 3 of Fargo and stars … Continue Reading →


Tecumseh HM80 155509N Engine Carburetor, Governor And Throttle Linkages

  • By George
  • May 7, 2017
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Thought I would post photo’s of the carburetor-throttle-governor linkages found on a Tecumseh HM80 155509N engine powering a Mighty Mac Leaf Vacuum, Chipper and Bagger, model VCB258, so here it … Continue Reading →


Mighty Mac Leaf Vacuum, Chipper And Bagger – Model VCB258

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  • May 7, 2017
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I came across an older Mighty Mac Leaf Vacuum, Chipper and Bagger, model VCB258. Its powered by an older, and discontinued, Tecumseh engine, and was manufactured from 2000 to 2006. … Continue Reading →


Polaris Ace 570 Battery Location

  • By George
  • April 29, 2017
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The battery on a Polaris Ace 570 is located on the left side of the seat under a plastic panel. There is a molded plastic cup holder molded into the … Continue Reading →