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  1. BBS360 replied to the thread Right cylinder not firing (issue with points?).

    How did you determine that the point cables seem to be connected? May need a new condenser.

    Apr 24, 2018 at 8:39 AM
  2. NewHavenMike replied to the thread Wire Tuck Question.

    On my 360, they came with quite a bit of extra length wiring that could be snipped off. I wouldnt be surprised if I could shorten the...

    Apr 24, 2018 at 7:31 AM
  3. Petew replied to the thread Wire Tuck Question.

    If it were me, anyplace that was drilled on the frame backbone I would surround with a washer, or similar- i have seen a large nut used,...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 10:03 PM
  4. spectra replied to the thread Bolt Specs for Caliper Mounting Bolts.

    What year? They are metric also. I just took my caliper mount to the hardware store when I needed some. One bike I picked up were...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 7:23 PM
  5. zachchap posted a new thread.

    Bolt Specs for Caliper Mounting Bolts

    So in my stupidity, the front brake caliper mounting bolts came loose on the road and were lost. I need the specifications for the...

    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 23, 2018 at 1:55 PM
  6. Gramatron replied to the thread Right cylinder not firing (issue with points?).

    By the holy trinity of Fuel, Air and Spark I compel you to meticulously check your carbs. Also a compression test couldn't hurt. You're...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 10:02 AM
  7. Gramatron replied to the thread Bike dies while riding.

    :laugh2: This may be the first time I've ever seen a person get called out for NOT starting a new thread. But he's got a point lol

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:52 AM
  8. Airdg6 replied to the thread Please Help My Engine Wont Start.

    yes, the lights come back after i let off the starter

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:48 AM
  9. Airdg6 replied to the thread Please Help My Engine Wont Start.

    i will look into this

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:46 AM
  10. Gramatron replied to the thread Please Help My Engine Wont Start.

    +1 for the cables. It seems as though there's enough voltage for the initial kick over but the moment the starter hits resistance and...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:46 AM
  11. Gramatron posted a new thread.

    Wire Tuck Question

    Hey guys, I've been getting ready to make a new wiring harness for the XS. I realized it was a good idea after mocking up the essential...

    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 23, 2018 at 9:14 AM
  12. Michielk replied to the thread Please Help My Engine Wont Start.

    Battery strong enough? Cables to the ignition relay thick enough? After a rebuild I always start it from a large car battery. In my...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 4:45 AM
  13. Michielk posted a new thread.

    Right cylinder not firing (issue with points?)

    Hello, Over the last 2 years I've build a custom XS400 (café inspired). I have simplified/shortened all the wiring of the bike and use...

    Forum: The Garage

    Apr 23, 2018 at 4:38 AM
  14. Sokrates liked Lupe's post in the thread Hello world.

    Hello everybody, I am Lupe (or Martin) from Cologne, Germany and I am usually active in the german XS400-Forum. From time to time I was...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 12:00 PM
  15. Sokrates replied to the thread 12. XS400 Meeting 2018, Bergisches Land, Germany.

    I've found it...

    Apr 22, 2018 at 11:59 AM
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