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Month: April 2016

harley davidson roadster

harley davidson roadster

Big motor manufacturers who have been legendary, Harley Davidson originating from the United States, was recently rumored to launch 2016 Roadster models Harley Davidson Roadster presence will fill a row of Harley Davidson Sportster motorcycle.The latest Roadster model that this is a combination of classic looks with a modern look or a futuristic impression. Interestingly, on the front of the Harley Davidson Roadster was designed with the newerconcept.

With the suspension up-side down, the Harley Davidson Roadster is more comfortable when driving. Not only that, the steering geometry has been modified in such a way that the Roadster is easier to maneuver. Then fork 43 mm seem more aggressive,  with handlebar shape designed lower.Lampclassic design was also to provide the feel of a more exclusive appearance decorate the front of this bike.

In addition, on the front there is also a 2 rotor measuring 30 mm complete with 2-pot calipers in order to provide maximum braking. On the other hand, the anti-lock system (ABS) became one of the features that support the selection of the braking system on this Roadster.At the wheel, Harley added made aluminium cast wheels measuring 19 inches in and 18 inches in the rear. Seat height from the ground to about 78.5 cm. Switch on the runway fapur sector, the Roadster is equipped with a 1200 cc engine equipped with air cold Evolution 45-degree V-Twin. Engine that carried Roadster is believed to be capable of providing up to 103 Nm of torque at 3,750 rpm rotation. Then, for enginepower through a 5-speed gearbox.

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Motorcycle is the engine of human invention.Then it becomes a natural thing, if there is a shortage and damage there – here. However, damage to components of the vehicle, certainly raisesconcerns on the rider. An example is when he found on a motorcycle fuel tank has leaked.

Besides disturbing, motorcycle tank leak would be very dangerous, especially if the gasoline ignited a fire exit. Actually, what causes the motor to be leaking tank? It turned out that the motorcycle tank leak cause quite trivial, water. Air can sneak in on a motorcycle tank, through the tank cap.If this happens constantly, then over time it became a lot of water and settles in the bottom of the tank. Then, the bottomplate motorcycle tank will suffer loss by water. And this is what is causing the motor tank is leaking.

But for the leak that had been unheard of, Immediately consult your authorized workshop of your motorcycle. Good luck…!

Tire damage

Tire damage

Have experienced motorcycle tires or tires that just used a few weeks to balloon?These conditions are hated by the rider because it is verydisturbing comfort when driving and can also cause accidents.

Ban swell due to the inclusion of air between the two layers forming the tire. The air will expand when the tires are worn on the streets and exposed to either heat from friction or directly from the sun.The air that inflates in a coating that makes the tire to balloon. When used flat will be felt shaking, like driving on bumpyroad.

The cause of the tire to balloon assortment, among which lack carefully situations during the productionprocess, charging excessive wind pressure, and could also be due deformation caused by the lack of pressure and excessive weight.Besides it can also be caused by stones or nails.

The often inflated tires can be seen from the vibration caused when the vehicle is used on unpaved roads are straight and smooth.If the vibration caused often when speeding, that means the tires run into bumps. But it must be distinguished, if the tire to be vibrating or noisy it could be a tire treadclay and stuck to the tires. Continue reading

Causes Paint Fast Car Wash

Causes Cat Fast Car Wash

Quite often the color of the car used as the identity for the owner. For example, the color white symbolizes clean and elegant, while the silver color looks practical and energetic.But these colors will not be attractive if its paint faded. Many factors cause the paint the car was quicklyfade. And on this occasion, summarized into four factors. These factors, among others:

  1. The first factor is water. Most people use the water for washing and cleaning a dirty vehicle body. But water can also be a serious problem that can make the car paint becomes dull and faded.Water dries by itself in the surface of the paint will make the paintcolors appear faded and mushrooms. So immediately wiped the water from the car body clean.
  2. The second factor is dust. Dust on the body is supposed to be cleaned so that the vehicle does not look dirty. But dusting the wrong way it will cause abrasion or scratch the appearance of hair on the body.For that, consider the correct way to get rid of the dust. We recommend that you flush the first car with running water with high pressure. Thus helping the stubborn dust is missing, then wipeclean.
  3. The third factor is the sap of trees. This applies to those who often parked under a tree so as not exposed to direct sunlight. But this would be a threat, because it could be the sap of trees falling and sticking to the car body. Famous tree sap is very easy sticky and difficult to clean if it dries.In a longtime, the sap will react with the paint and be difficult to remove even the paint is polished though.
  4. The fourth factor, animal. Manure especially bird droppings and insects are often the carbody. If exposed to things like that, you should immediately wash and do not delay to clean it. Because animal waste contains a chemical compound that can react to the paint and make it fade.Will initially patchy, but then so difficult to remove.

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