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Change Your Fork Oil

Have you ever been riding your motorcycle down a beautiful country road, blasting through s-curves, but hit a bump and it feels like you went airborne? I’ve been riding this ’78 Honda CB400 for about 4 years now. I’ve never been impressed with how it handles, but it’s a light bike. Lately though, it’s been

For Sale: 1978 Honda CB400A (Warrenton, Virginia) $2,800

I don’t know, man. Check out this 1978 Honda CB400A for sale on Craiglist in Warrenton, Virginia. The seller is asking $2,800 for it, which is crazy to me. I have this bike, but the non-automatic one. Now granted I have to shift mine the old fashioned way, but I paid $650 for it. This

For Sale: 1973 Honda CB350 (Gaithersburg, Maryland) $2,500

There’s a pretty nice looking 1973 Honda CB350 for sale in Gaithersburg, Maryland. The seller is asking $2,500 for it. At that price, they’re looking for someone who appreciates the bike for it as a stock bike. For someone like me who’d want to chop it up, I wouldn’t go more than $1,800 for it.

For Sale: 1980 Honda CX500 (Carlisle, Pennsylvania) $4,000

I’m a huge fan of CX500’s – it’s like a poor man’s Moto Guzzi. Here’s a chopped up 1980 CX500. I’m not a huge fan of how this bike came out, it looks off-balance from a design perspective, but it’s got a lot of nice parts, so anyone looking for a bobber, this could be

For Sale: 1978 Honda CB400 (Barre, Vermont) $1,000

I don’t understand what an automatic means in terms of a motorcycle, but here’s a 1978 Honda CB400 with an automatic transmission for sale in Barre, Vermont. I have this exact bike, except I have to shift mine manually. I paid $650 for mine and I actually bought it in Barre, Vermont. I think I

For Sale: 1979 Honda CX500 (Fairfax, Virginia) $1,500

I always think that people selling a project bike are crazy. It’s hard to sell a bike that the buyer can’t ride home. So half-done bikes are not ever worth what the seller thinks. Here’s a 1979 Honda CX500 project bike for sale in Fairfax, Virginia. The seller is asking $1,500. In terms of parts,

For Sale: A Pair of Z50s (Annandale, Virginia) $800

Check out Z50s for sale in Annandale, Virginia. The seller is asking $800 for the pair. If my kids were a little bigger, I’d be driving to Virginia to check these out. One is CT70 and the red one has a 90cc aftermarket engine.

#IAMADUMBASS :: Wiring Up a Kill Switch Blues

Today I was trying, and failing, to wire up a new kill switch on my ’78 Honda CB400. I spent close to an hour on it, before I realized that I just might be the dumbest person on the planet right now. Installing this kill switch is part of a larger project. I’m installing a