1.||Pocket Bikes Mini Guide: What are Pocket Bikes? by Pablo Dauria|
Pocket bikes, also called minimotos or mini pocket bikes, are essentially miniature sized GP Racing motorcycles. Pocket bikes are built with the same detail, proportion, and craftsmanship of any world-class GP bike on a smaller scale. Pocket bikes have many ...
[Added: 07 Jan 2007 Hits: 867 Words: 440]
2.||Saving Money Maintaining Your Motorbike by Colin Coles|
While the old adage 'if it ain't broke, don't fix it' holds, it's the thorough checking that 'it ain't broke' that counts. Many modern bikes have very long service intervals, and are vastly more reliable than machines of the past. But ...
[Added: 09 Dec 2006 Hits: 1650 Words: 1212]
3.||Sport Bikes Come to Parry Sound by Rob Parker|
Every year the Town of Parry Sound welcomes motorcyclists to the Sportbike Rally for the many special events and attractions, and to enjoy their motorcyclist-friendly atmosphere for all visitors. It is a great opportunity to meet, and talk motorcycling with, Cycle Canada ...
[Added: 02 Sep 2006 Hits: 906 Words: 348]
4.||Understanding the Need for ATV Nerf Bars and Bumpers by Florante Cay|
All terrain vehicles, often known as ATV's, are one of man's unparalleled creations! These vehicles are also among the widely used vehicles in terms of sports. ATV's are considered to be a popular mode of transportation. The reason for this popularity ...
[Added: 04 Aug 2006 Hits: 1389 Words: 434]
5.||Harley Suspension: The Reason for Harley Bikes' Greatness by Florante Cay|
Harley Davidson has been one of the top manufacturers of motorcycles of the past decades. Their bikes are among the most fascinating bikes you'll see out there. Many people are drawn into purchasing Harley Davidson motorcycles. I don't know if you noticed this, but ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2006 Hits: 1055 Words: 423]
6.||Good Exhaust Header for Upgrading the Performance of Your Dirt-Bike by Florante Cay|
Dirt bikes are exceptional transportation mediums that can help you sense an unparalleled feeling! This type of feeling draws people into dirt bikes or motorcycle, which is why motorcycles are now among the most popular vehicles in the world. There are many kinds ...
[Added: 03 Aug 2006 Hits: 1177 Words: 417]
7.||Motorcycle clutch; how it works by Ryan Baliza|
Clutch is a term referring to a mechanism for transmitting rotation. This rotation can be either engaged or disengaged. When the clutch is engaged, there is no pressure on the lever. On the other hand, pulling the lever back towards you will disengage the clutch plates. Doing this will ...
[Added: 08 Jul 2006 Hits: 1847 Words: 390]
8.||Get equipped with motorcycle trailer hitches by Ryan Baliza|
There are many types of hitches for different trailers. You might find it hard to believe but not only heavy-duty automobiles and sport utility vehicles can haul cargo. Even motorcycles can do the same. Yes, they can be equipped with hitches, too. By ...
[Added: 29 Jun 2006 Hits: 1178 Words: 441]
9.||Motorcycle Jacket's Comfort and Protection by Maricon Williams|
Experts choose the best. And how do they choose?
Well, they choose scientifically and practically. There must be comfort and protection not just style, same thing with motorcycle apparel such as jackets. They must also give both comfort and protection.
However, there are ...
[Added: 11 May 2006 Hits: 1165 Words: 413]
10.||Motorcycle Tires Q & A by Maricon Williams|
Too many queries are made and we need real answers. In motorcycles, overwhelming questions are given especially on motorcycle parts. One motorcycle part that needs elucidation is tire.
Here are few of the frequently asked questions about tires:
[Added: 10 May 2006 Hits: 1201 Words: 418]
11.||Tricks to Purchasing the Perfect Motorcycle Helmet by Larry Johnson|
Is it really possible to find the perfect motorcycle helmet, one that fits correctly, is the color you want and also made from strong sturdy material that will help protect you from serious injury? It ...
[Added: 18 Apr 2006 Hits: 952 Words: 740]
12.||Motorcycle Versus Car - Myth or Madness by Landon Prescott|
Motorcycle riders often get an unjustified reputation as being reckless, risk takers, and that they generally disobey traffic laws. This perception is unfounded and there are many statistics that back up the fact that most motorcycle accidents are not the fault of the motorcycle rider, but that of ...
[Added: 03 Mar 2006 Hits: 1224 Words: 590]
13.||Motorcycle Insurance by Steve Dimeck|
These days, simply being careful while out and about with your bike and using safety gear is not the only protection you need! Motorcycles have a far higher rate of accidents per unit distance than cars. This is due to ...
[Added: 13 Dec 2005 Hits: 839 Words: 1256]
14.||Motorcycles On the Road by Maricon Williams|
Everyday we are feasting our eyes on different types of motorcycles – big, small, vintage, modern, classic and flashy.
Actually, there are three basic categories of street motorcycles – touring, cruisers and sports ...
[Added: 04 Dec 2005 Hits: 838 Words: 438]
15.||Motorcycle Tire Tips by Maricon Williams|
Motorcycle tires are oftentimes misunderstood. This is a saddening fact. They must be well-taken care of because they affect comfort, safety, handling as well as the entire ride.
We riders must be aware of the two types of tire construction – the ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 879 Words: 444]
16.||Get Rid of Motorcycle Exhaust Pipe Misery by Maricon Williams|
One of the most common problems involving motorcycle parts is that which involve exhaust systems. These problems may include cosmetic problems like bluing and other related discrepancies.
Most aftermarket motorcycle parts like aftermarket exhaust systems are not compatible with other ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 1873 Words: 399]
17.||Motorcycle Clutch Problems by Maricon Williams|
Both OEM and aftermarket motorcycle parts have their own sets of advantages and disadvantages. The former may be expensive compared to the latter however, buyers can be assured of its quality since they are equivalent to the parts that are already in ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 1247 Words: 396]
18.||Aligning Motorcycle Wheels by Maricon Williams|
Aligning the wheels is universally regarded as a sound bike practice. It is a good thing to have both ends of the motorcycles aligned so as to make cornering smooth and predictable. In addition, alignment ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 981 Words: 411]
19.||Lubricating Motorcycle Chains by Maricon Williams|
The ideal chain is well-adjusted and lubricated. It must be free from dirt and there is an ample supply of oil or wax to lubricate it.
Most bikes are using O-ring chains. These chains come with links that have lubrication trapped inside the link at the back ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 808 Words: 465]
20.||Adjusting Motorcycle Chains by Maricon Williams|
Adjusting the chains is a grimy task. Nevertheless, you can do it in a matter of 15 minutes if you know exactly what to do.
First, you must be aware that adjusting the chains depend on the type of bike you have. Another, make sure that the rear wheel ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 870 Words: 464]
21.||Motorcycle Water Cooling by Maricon Williams|
Water cooling may seem a tedious task. In fact, it can be one of the hated activities of a rider. Nonetheless, water cooling is pretty trouble-free.
Water cooled engines include radiator, pump, thermostat, fan and connecting hoses and pipes. In doing the cooling, one thing that ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 926 Words: 440]
22.||Weight and Motorcycle by Maricon Williams|
Have you ever bothered about the significance of weight to your bike? Maybe yes, but to other riders, the answer will be on the negative.
Weight affects the performance of the motorcycle. In fact, it greatly improves the bike's ...
[Added: 02 Dec 2005 Hits: 819 Words: 379]
23.||Are motorcycle Windscreens Crucial to Riding? by Maricon Williams|
Riders oftentimes argue about windscreens. Some are against the idea of having them in their bikes. However, some are insisting that they are crucial. Which view are we going to take?
Some riders find windscreens as an eerie barrier in ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 782 Words: 439]
24.||How Does Motorcycle Helmet Works? by Maricon Williams|
Do you ever wonder how helmets work? Perhaps this fact is often overlooked. In fact, a lot of riders are not familiar with the helmet's parts. To enlighten you, here are the parts and the ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 799 Words: 401]
25.||2 Most Important Facts about Motorcycle Helmets by Maricon Williams|
There are questions about motorcycle helmets that need to be answered with clarity. We have to know these vital facts in order to be secure of the helmet's quality and protection.
Here are some of the vital issues that need to be addressed: ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 784 Words: 423]
26.||There's Motorcycle Apparel to Clothe You! by Maricon Williams|
Motorcycle apparel makes you feel comfortable and protected eve in adverse conditions. In cases of collision, fall or bump riding clothes can very greatly reduce expected injuries.
Fit and protection is the primary consideration when purchasing motorcycle apparel. They must feel comfortable especially ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 822 Words: 445]
27.||Motorcycle Face and Eye Apparel - A Hoax or Coax by Maricon Williams|
Motorcycle face and eye apparel saves face. Every rider who has been hit by debris, bugs or insects, blaze of the sun can go into details on how they are benefited by said motorcycle apparel.
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 901 Words: 425]
28.||Motorcycle Helmet: The Truth Behind The Lies by Maricon Williams|
Helmet is the most important motorcycle apparel that a rider can wear. Basically, it protects the head, skull or brain.
There is an ongoing dispute about helmet's significance. Some say it is futile to use them. On the other hand, there are ...
[Added: 30 Nov 2005 Hits: 755 Words: 420]
29.||Aftermarket Motorcycle Parts and Its Changes by Maricon Williams|
Aftermarket motorcycle parts are now experiencing a great leap in different aspects. In fact there are a lot of companies that are venturing in aftermarket parts. They may offer competent price, availability and delivery. They are constantly making developments so as to give riders the best choice that they ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 713 Words: 448]
30.||Logistics of Aftermarket Motorcycle Parts by Maricon Williams|
Logistics leads us to understand the uproar of aftermarket motorcycle parts. Here are the ways of its overwhelming support…
When we try to track the logistics of aftermarket motorcycle parts we can say that it is doing good. Different parts may mean different distribution strategies. Aftermarket spark plugs ...
[Added: 27 Nov 2005 Hits: 963 Words: 424]
31.||What are Aftermarket Motorcycle Parts? by Maricon Williams|
What motorcycle parts are you particularly hooked? Are you the rider who sticks to the basic rule of thumb which is to stick to OEM motorcycle parts? Or are you the one who ventures on adventures and is always anticipating for something new, unique, flashy and fun?
[Added: 26 Nov 2005 Hits: 722 Words: 416]
32.||Aftermarket Motorcycle Parts' Foray by Maricon Williams|
What's in aftermarket parts to argue about?
Different states view aftermarket parts in different perspectives. Some states allow insurance companies to use aftermarket parts without consumers consent. Others require customer notification. Nonetheless, other states banned the use of ...
[Added: 26 Nov 2005 Hits: 795 Words: 379]
33.||How do you circumvent motorcycle risks? by Maricon Williams|
Risks, dangers and threats are part of motorcycle riding. It is already an innate part of mounting on a bike and going mobile.
If you miss a signal of another rider be it a hand, lights or horn ...
[Added: 23 Nov 2005 Hits: 812 Words: 429]
34.||Motorcycle Buyers: Caveat Emptor by Maricon Williams|
Some riders are denying the fact that motorcycle apparel is important to every ride. This is especially true to helmets.
Many riders are against the idea of wearing it. However, a lot of riders are on the other ...
[Added: 23 Nov 2005 Hits: 746 Words: 423]
35.||Motorcycle Helmet's Amazing Strokes by Maricon Williams|
Some riders are denying the fact that motorcycle apparel is important to every ride. This is especially true to helmets.
Many riders are against the idea of wearing it. However, a lot of riders are on the other stand and I am one of ...
[Added: 23 Nov 2005 Hits: 750 Words: 425]
36.||Best Fitting Motorcycle Boots by Maricon Williams|
Our feet need comfortable apparel to protect them the same way that other body parts need to be protected. But how are we to know it?
Compared to fabric foot apparel, leather motorcycle boots ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 1150 Words: 405]
37.||Hot Motorcycle Helmet Tips by Maricon Williams|
Helmet care is crucial to make the helmet lasts a little bit longer than expected.
Collision and other accident can result to pricking or poking of a hard and pointed object unto the head. Put to psyche how helmets work. Basically, that's where we start…
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 800 Words: 410]
38.||Motorcycle Bruising the Brain by Maricon Williams|
Do you visualize yourself with a smashed head or a cracked skull because of a dreadful collision? Well, this is not an impossible circumstance. In fact, this thing has happened to a great number of motorcyclists who are stubbornly against the wearing of the same.
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 724 Words: 434]
39.||Artsy Motorcycle Painting by Maricon Williams|
What comes to your mind when you hear the words motorcycle painting? Perhaps, you will be thinking to just leave to the experts because it is taxing, hard and not worth the effort.
However, it is not always that way. You can manage ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 849 Words: 450]
40.||Motorcycle Chains Maintenance Simplified by Maricon Williams|
Why should we bother to maintain the chains? - Simply because a well-maintained motorcycle chains can save you from future trouble.
Tight chains is strenuous not only to other motorcycle parts but to the chains itself. In addition, too tight chains can further ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 834 Words: 433]
41.||All You Need To Know About Motorcycle Spark Plugs by Maricon Williams|
Motorcycle spark plugs have already caused several misfires. It can also tend to break into two when you try to remove them. These are instances when you are wasting money over low quality and non-durable spark plugs.
There has been a lot of puffing going out in the ...
[Added: 18 Nov 2005 Hits: 1243 Words: 433]
42.||How to Repair Motorcycle Saddle Bags by Maricon Williams|
Other riders may find it hard, however, the truth is that repairing motorcycle saddle bags is just as easy as eating popcorn!
Motorcycle parts like saddles are provided with products that can make them look new and desirable again. These repairs are very easy. In ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 1379 Words: 385]
43.||Motorcycle shipping vs. Car shipping by Maricon Williams|
Two of the most widely used vehicles are cars and motorcycles. The problem now is that they are entertaining qualms about shipping. How different can is each from the other?
More and more people are fascinated by bikes – sports bike, touring ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 730 Words: 364]
44.||Motorcycle Parts Touch Time by Maricon Williams|
TOUCH TIME! Yeah! Its touch time once again. It's the time to polish maintain and accessorize our bikes. This is the moment when we can have quality maintenance and repair time with our bikes. We've got to feel the ...
[Added: 17 Nov 2005 Hits: 756 Words: 432]
45.||Things to Ponder about Motorcycle Tire Plugs by Maricon Williams|
Flat tires and other tire discrepancies spoil our otherwise exciting motorcycle adventure.
We know that tires are made of rubber, therefore, are susceptible to punctures, peeling and the likes. This is the reason why as riders we have to get the best quality tires that ...
[Added: 11 Nov 2005 Hits: 894 Words: 412]
46.||Motorcycle Shock Absorbers by Maricon Williams|
What happens when you hit a bump while riding? Well, your tire compress fractionally. However, you will still experience bouncing. Basically, this is because they are not really shock absorbers.
Motorcycle shock absorber comprises of ...
[Added: 11 Nov 2005 Hits: 1811 Words: 439]
47.||Foggy Motorcycle Ride by Maricon Williams|
Beach, chilly fruit shakes, summer babes in hot bikinis and summer escapades – pretty sure you are missing them all. Summer lovin' is left behind let's give winter its chance to freeze us.
Chillin'. Freezin'. Glazin'. Winter time is fast approaching. Skiing will just be as ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2005 Hits: 772 Words: 417]
48.||Motorcycle Misfits - The Unwanted Riders by Maricon Williams|
When we are off the road, we learn to stereotype motorcycle drivers. Some are lousy, some good, others not so good, a number are excellent while the rest are misfits. How we wish we can get rid of ...
[Added: 08 Nov 2005 Hits: 836 Words: 475]
49.||Ride Saving, Butt Comforting Motorcycle Pants by Maricon Williams|
Here comes the rain... On the next block the beaming sun is blazing harshly. What will save the rider's day?
The sun, the rain, wind and sand can sometimes be obstacles to an exciting motorcycle ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 776 Words: 427]
50.||Qualities of the Most Soothing Motorcycle Gloves by Maricon Williams|
Nobody wants to travel while freezing in coldness, isn't it? Thus, we have to don motorcycle apparel. Aside from coldness, it also protects us from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS), heat, pricks, falls, injuries and other dangerous elements.
Motorcycle apparel is composed of helmet, jackets/vests, ...
[Added: 28 Oct 2005 Hits: 294 Words: 424]