Posts Tagged: Mikuni

1978 Honda CB400 Before and After

I’ve owned this 1978 Honda CB400 Hawk II since 2013. I paid $650 for it. I’ve cleaned it up a bit and did a few performance upgrades and I’m into the bike for about $2,000. Here’s what it looked like when I bought it. It ran OK, but it was all 1970s. Those mirrors, big… Read more »

How To Shorten Motorcycle Cables

I put new handlebars on my CB400. Going from stock bars to euro bars and now, obviously, my cables are too long. While searching around for shorter cables, I kept running into folks who just make their own custom cables. I haven’t done it yet, but I’ll take a shot at shortening my own cables…. Read more »