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My '85 Shadow 1100

Discussion in 'Motorcyles / ATVs / Snowmobiles' started by drperry, Jun 22, 2017.

  1. drperry

    drperry Fox 1! Fox 2! Fox 3!

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    Idling it tonight as the first heat cycle for a cooling system flush... Didn't want to annoy the neighbours too much.

    Don't mind the chain slap... Gotta pull the engine to swap cam tensioners.

    https://youtu.be/eANie-KprvU

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    OldCracker29 I've been knocked down drug out and left for dead

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    Those Shadows were some pretty good looking bikes.
     
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    I remember when those came out.
     
  4. drperry

    drperry Fox 1! Fox 2! Fox 3!

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    It's a good learner bike... 77% of a full tank of fuel is under the seat, lol.

    My cooling system needed some TLC, lol [​IMG]

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    Did you get some AMSOIL coolant to replace the old stuff?
     
  6. drperry

    drperry Fox 1! Fox 2! Fox 3!

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    Not yet... Still flushing the crap out of it, lol. It's low every time I check it, so gotta see where it's disappearing to.

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  7. Nick The Great

    Nick The Great The lead sled dog is the only one with a decent vi

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    Awesome. I almost bought one of those a few years back. Glad you're getting her fixed up :thumbs:
     
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    drperry Fox 1! Fox 2! Fox 3!

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    A little throttle blip for y'all, lol. Proper speakers recommended...

    Needs carb work, and I need to split the case, but otherwise, she's not bad...

    https://youtu.be/RD15iYB0vkQ

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    Darkanion The space intentionally left blank.

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    I've heard Civics with Fart Cans sound better...........




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    drperry Fox 1! Fox 2! Fox 3!

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