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  1. KBM replied to the thread Coils for Maxim 400.

    Great stuff. Thank you Chris.

    Apr 16, 2021 at 1:15 PM
  2. KBM replied to the thread Coils for Maxim 400.

    Thank you ACM. My thinking was that a higher resistance would hurt the electronics. Thanks for the reassurance that it is opposite....

    Apr 15, 2021 at 9:07 PM
  3. amc49 replied to the thread Coils for Maxim 400.

    Look closer, often the plug wire connection makes coil appear to be bad. I've drilled into one piece coil and wire on Honda four to...

    Apr 15, 2021 at 7:31 PM
  4. amc49 replied to the thread Coils for Maxim 400.

    https://www.partsnmore.com/parts/yamaha/xs400/?filters[category]=electrical&filters[fitting]=custom Whacky priced though, the stud...

    Apr 15, 2021 at 7:19 PM
  5. Spitfire_X24 attached a file to the thread 78 XS400 Mach1 Cafe Build.

    A little progress update.... [ATTACH]

    58.jpg Apr 15, 2021 at 2:39 PM
  6. KBM has a new avatar.

    Apr 15, 2021 at 11:22 AM
  7. KBM posted a new thread.

    Coils for Maxim 400

    Good day, found this forum while looking for parts. What a great resource. I have an 84 maxim 400, which I bought, like new, for $600...

    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 15, 2021 at 11:20 AM
  8. Ivan Mihajlovski replied to the thread Switch regulator on my XS400 1980.

    So the only thing i can do is buy an replacement from ebay i guess..

    Apr 15, 2021 at 2:21 AM
  9. amc49 replied to the thread Switch regulator on my XS400 1980.

    Likely not, the generator there does not use an excited field at all, it is permag type, the regulator works differently....

    Apr 14, 2021 at 6:13 PM
  10. Ivan Mihajlovski posted a new thread.

    Switch regulator on my XS400 1980

    Hi there, I've already created an thread some time ago about my problem with the regulator and rectifier. An electrician checked them...

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    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 14, 2021 at 3:09 PM
  11. spectra replied to the thread 1982 XS400R Seca DOHC Carb Boots.

    Good luck I was searching for some as I have the same motor in my Maxim.......... I found some over priced ones on ebay and just ended...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 9:00 PM
  12. amc49 replied to the thread 1982 XS400R Seca DOHC Carb Boots.

    https://www.denniskirk.com/mikuni/36mm-38mm-rubber-flange-adapter-m-vm36-200k.p18850.prd/18850.sku?utm_source=google&utm_medium=csecid=12...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:31 PM
  13. amc49 replied to the thread 1982 XS400R Seca DOHC Carb Boots.

    If you luck out and the stud spread is right, you may be able to use some standard type manifolds like typically used on VM Mikuni carbs...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 8:27 PM
  14. drewpy replied to the thread Jokes!.

    Travis, I've never written to you before, but I really need your advice on what could be a crucial decision. I've suspected for some...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 12:20 PM
  15. Graham04 replied to the thread XS400 Center Stand.

    Sounds like the center stand came off an SE with a 16 inch rear wheel.

    Apr 13, 2021 at 9:01 AM
  16. Ken Hosford replied to the thread For Sale - 50/70s style flat track/cafe racer seat base steel.

    the answer is probably yes did you notice ad is 10 years old I would need a sketch of your desires with dimensions i do not have...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 7:53 AM
  17. sami replied to the thread For Sale - 50/70s style flat track/cafe racer seat base steel.

    Dear Sir or Madam, I hope your day is going well. I am writing you to ask if you build custom cafe racer seats. My bike is a bit bigger...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 2:46 AM
  18. sami posted comment on album xs400 seat pan

    Good morning, can i please ask the measurements

    Apr 13, 2021 at 2:36 AM
  19. sami replied to the thread Cafe racer seat.

    Dear Sir or Madam, I hope your day is going well. I am writing you to ask if you build custom cafe racer seats. My bike is a bit bigger...

    Apr 13, 2021 at 1:01 AM
  20. drewpy liked sandmanred's post in the thread New guy, new build.

    New upholstery on seat. I added a layer of foam under the fabric area hoping to add a bit more padding. [IMG]

    Apr 12, 2021 at 5:07 PM
  21. Toby Larone has a new avatar.

    Apr 12, 2021 at 4:18 PM
  22. fantumtipur4evr posted a new thread.

    1982 XS400R Seca DOHC Carb Boots

    Hi all, I am restoring an 82 DOHC and have bad intake boots causing a vacuum leak. I'm having trouble finding any that fit, almost...

    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 12, 2021 at 9:47 AM
  23. AlexH posted a new thread.

    Free - Very rusty tank, pay shipping and it's yours

    This tank is very rusty but I think could be cleaned out and used again. I know tanks are hard to come by, so if someone wants to put...

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    Forum: Classifieds

    Apr 12, 2021 at 12:46 AM
  24. Berniesxs attached a file to the thread The start of a very long road.

    Everything moving nice

    IMG_20210407_194230_1.jpg Apr 11, 2021 at 6:25 PM
  25. Berniesxs attached a file to the thread The start of a very long road.

    Just a couple photos to show progress. Frame is almost completely stripped. After a lot of effort, pistons moved for the first time in...

    IMG_20210328_131733_2.jpg Apr 11, 2021 at 6:24 PM
  26. Elena Deborah replied to the thread Jokes!.

    “A doctor and his wife were having a big argument at breakfast. He shouted at her, "You aren't so good in sex either!" then stormed off...

    Apr 11, 2021 at 12:31 PM
  27. Berniesxs replied to the thread For Sale - 2 Engines Part Out.

    Hi there. Would be interested in rocker cover and stator cover with coil. Pics would be great. Thanks

    Apr 11, 2021 at 6:37 AM
  28. bamboozle replied to the thread Jetting.

    You're right about "driving me nuts" that process has begun already!

    Apr 11, 2021 at 4:37 AM
  29. amc49 replied to the thread 1981 xs400 regulator rewire??.

    Can you pic that regulator, it seems to be a point type and not really what you want if so.

    Apr 10, 2021 at 11:05 PM
  30. amc49 replied to the thread Jetting.

    You absolutely do NOT want to use one carb only on that engine if the crank layout is like the 400, it is not a 360 degree crank like...

    Apr 10, 2021 at 9:56 PM
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