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by Chrisk
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hone new cylinder?
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Hone new cylinder?

I found a used cylinder on eBay. Should I use that, hone it, and use the new piston rings from the Chinese cylinder kit?
by Chrisk
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:31 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hone new cylinder?
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Hone new cylinder?

Will do. Thanks.
by Chrisk
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hone new cylinder?
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Hone new cylinder?

On a second note my dad bought this bike for me when I was a kid and recently passed away so I’d like to restore it right, and have no problem spending money on it. I just can’t find the right parts.
by Chrisk
Thu Jul 23, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hone new cylinder?
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Re: Hone new cylinder?

84 spree. I can’t find a spare engine anywhere in Southern California. Everywhere I look people say to do a Dio swap instead of adding a Chinese cylinder to your bike, but I’m having trouble sourcing that engine too. If anyone knows of a junkyard in Southern California that could have one of these I...
by Chrisk
Thu Jul 23, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hone new cylinder?
Replies: 8
Views: 561

Hone new cylinder?

So I was reinstalling my muffler and somehow broke off half of the exhaust ‘manifold’. Basically I need a new cylinder. It looks like there’s only one supplier from China and so I bought a kit and am looking to install it this weekend. On these kits do I need to home the bore and chamfer the ports, ...