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Forum: XS and XJ 1100 parts for sale. 06-27-2017, 08:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By mesmeridicus
1979 XS1100 Special Seat -- Excellent Condition

Selling the seat to my 1979 XS1100 Special. Seat is in excellent condition, one small tear about 1.5cm long on left side lower portion.

PM for pictures and more info. Looking to get $200 but will...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-27-2016, 05:43 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,826
Posted By mesmeridicus
That's encouraging to hear, thanks. Fender is...

That's encouraging to hear, thanks. Fender is reattached so once this rain quits I'll take it out and push it.




Not mechanically apt myself. Thanks for the correction, and letting me know...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-27-2016, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,826
Posted By mesmeridicus
They cleaned the rim and remounted the tire. Leak...

They cleaned the rim and remounted the tire. Leak was definitely on the bead, I used soapy water to figure that out before I took it in. I used a torque wrench on the axle nut so I know that it's to...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-26-2016, 11:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,826
Posted By mesmeridicus
Precarious Journey: Forks, Wheel, or What?

Front tire went flat on me while I was riding the bike recently and I put her down. Luckily, I was in a neighborhood at the end of my trip and I wasn't going too fast.

Removed front wheel and took...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-17-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 763
Posted By mesmeridicus
Wheel Swap Trouble -- Help!

I had a thread last year detailing how I dealt with what turned out a stripped final drive/wheel hub situation. Everyone here was incredibly helpful. My hypothesis regarding why the splines were...
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 08-16-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By mesmeridicus
3Phase nailed it; brake torque plate, sorry for...

3Phase nailed it; brake torque plate, sorry for lack of specificity.

Thanks for clearing that up 3Phase
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 08-05-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 916
Posted By mesmeridicus
Standard torque plate needed

Trying to assemble bike with 17" wheel, need correct torque plate.

Anyone selling a standard model torque plate please shoot me a message.

Thanks
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 07-01-2015, 10:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 818
Posted By mesmeridicus
I've got one. I can text you pictures if you'd...

I've got one. I can text you pictures if you'd like.
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 06-29-2015, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By mesmeridicus
Don: Thanks, I'll shoot you a text tomorrow. ...

Don: Thanks, I'll shoot you a text tomorrow.

Maxim: I'm aware, I've made the switch before. Thanks
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 06-29-2015, 03:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 583
Posted By mesmeridicus
17" Rear Wheel (Standard wheel)

Looking to purchase a 17" rear wheel with good wheel bearings. The 17" wheel came stock on the Standard model.

Anyone with a 17" rear wheel in good condition (wheel bearings, final drive hub...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 05-24-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,855
Posted By mesmeridicus
Forgot to add

Oh, I'm 6'5" about 105kg so I'll benefit from both the extra height and stiffness.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 05-24-2015, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,855
Posted By mesmeridicus
Thanks all

@Eveready1100

Wow, thank you. Followed the link, the information is invaluable.

@DiverRay

Yeah, I figured the 360mm would be too long. I'd like to raise the back end of the bike a bit (I'm...
Forum: XS and XJ 1100 parts for sale. 05-24-2015, 02:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,183
Posted By mesmeridicus
I have two XS1100SF seats. One is in great...

I have two XS1100SF seats. One is in great condition and I wouldn't recommend ripping it up (King/Queen style). The other I took the cover off of, so the foam is visible (not King/Queen). The pan and...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 05-24-2015, 01:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 5,855
Posted By mesmeridicus
Replacement Shock Evaluation -- Suggestions and Advice Requested

I'm looking to replace the stock shocks on my 79SF. I'd like to raise the rear a bit as well, and the research I've done here seems to indicate that handling will not be adversely affected, and may...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-13-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
So the lighter steering is all in my head? That's...

So the lighter steering is all in my head? That's good.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-13-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
Just rode 'er again. Feeling easier to turn than...

Just rode 'er again. Feeling easier to turn than before. Wobbled my bars a bit at about 30-40 mph to see how it would feel, seemed less stable. Again, could be imagination but as a mistake at speed...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-13-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
Followed procedure, reassembled everything. Turns...

Followed procedure, reassembled everything. Turns out the damn clip ons won't fit due to the shape of the triple tree, put on the old bars. Oh well, I'll order that universal headlight clamp and put...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-13-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
Okay. thanks. I'll post back with confirmation.

Okay. thanks. I'll post back with confirmation.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-13-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
Alright. I'm off work at four, I'll try that....

Alright. I'm off work at four, I'll try that. Remove fender, then tighten the lower triple tree, then upper. I'm still unsure how much space I should have between the lower triple tree and fork boots...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-12-2014, 10:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By mesmeridicus
Front Fork Realignment

Hello again!

After finally getting my bike back on the road once the final drive was fixed (thanks guys), I decided to take this afternoon to put my new clip on bars on the bike. I planned on...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-07-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 43,441
Posted By mesmeridicus
Listened to it a bit more, and you're right. It's...

Listened to it a bit more, and you're right. It's good.

Thanks again for your help BA80
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-07-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 43,441
Posted By mesmeridicus
I hear a really light grinding. Not sure how much...

I hear a really light grinding. Not sure how much resistance the wheel is supposed to give, really. It gives some, but I know that's normal.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-07-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 43,441
Posted By mesmeridicus
Installed the spacer thanks to BA80. I can see...

Installed the spacer thanks to BA80. I can see how mine was definitely inadequate.

Final problem is the still the brakes dragging on the rotor. When I turn the wheel on the centerstand I hear...
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 08-07-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,110
Posted By mesmeridicus
It's a Special. The previous owner mounted a...

It's a Special. The previous owner mounted a Standard tank on the bike, but the bike is a Special.
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 08-03-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,110
Posted By mesmeridicus
1979sf

Still looking?

http://i.imgur.com/lFgzHqy.jpg

1979SF

I have more pictures on and off bike. PM me for more info.
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