I'd stick with an origonal engine to save messing about changing which can result in much hassle, even though seems straight forward. I bought my 2002 Speedie 955i from http://www.kenurwinmotorcycles.com who break bikes as well as well as selling whole ones. They're based in Thorne near Doncaster, 2 mins off the M18.
My 1995 Daytona 900 has been running pretty poorly for a while, and I could certainly use a little guidance to whip it back into shape.
It starts fine, and for the first few minutes of riding everything behaves perfectly. Typically it starts backfiring on the highway, running at...
I may be a possible owner of a 99 Daytona. I currently have 02 sprint and a 17 S3. I’ve never owned the first gen 955 so don’t know if there’s something to lookout for. I know the 2nd gens real well so looking for some advice.
I bought this about a year ago and she's been a great bike. I use her most days for work, unless the weather is really bad. She had only 8K miles when I got her and she's done about 18K miles now.
We had a lot of stow this Christmas time, so she spent about a month in the garage, running fine...
2002 Daytona 955i has no compression in all cylinders. It stopped running 8 years ago. I’m just getting to it now.
I put oil in all 3 cylinders with the same results.
Slight puffs out of all 3 cylinders.
Can’t figure how all behave the same either. Seems super unusual which is why I hoped...
I bought a 595 with low miles from a dealer I know (and trust) for not much cash. Everything ok except no oil pressure. He assured me it hadn't been run for long with light on and as its was low miles and I wasn't paying more than the forks alone were worth I took it away.
Problem is that the...
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