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Why won't my headlights turn on?

Fastasfox: I have a 2003 ZX-6R and I can't get the headlights on. The lights should turn on when the engine is fired up and I have looked at the bulbs, connections, new battery (on a battery conditioner) and fuse box (replaced with a used part). The battery was duff (wouldn't hold a charge) so I got a top of ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Parts & accessories
  • 16 March 2010

Pirelli Angel ST: "planted and smooth"

Q. I'm thinking of fitting Pirelli Angel ST touring tyres to my Suzuki 1250 Bandit. How good are they?davegsxr1000, MCN tyre forum Save £££s on motorcycle tyres A. A Speed Triple rider on the forum thinks they are great, gripping to the edge and good in the wet too. Other members report that the profile stays constant through the tyre's ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Tyres
  • 16 March 2010

Best tyres for a 2000 Triumph Sprint ST 955i

Q. I ride a 2000 Triumph Sprint ST 955i and can't afford to change it, so I have lowered the gearing to give it a bit more stomp. It's a great bike but I would like it to steer a bit quicker with some more feel from the front so I can hang it out more. I'm currently running the ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Tyres
  • 09 March 2010

Golden rules for helmet painting

Q. I want to get my fiberglass crash helmet painted to match my bike. What do I have to look out for to make sure it will still keep my bonce intact if I do take a tumble?Michael Acton, Plymouth A. If you want to get your lid sprayed you must make sure the helmet's construction is disturbed as little as ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Helmets
  • 02 March 2010

Product advice: Are 190- and 200-section tyres interchangeable?

The Suzuki B-King comes with a 200-section rear tyre profile but it can apparently take a 190-section tyre. Can someone explain this to me? If a 190 is used will the profile be less sharp? Forklift, MCN tyre forum   Bridgestone’s technical department have the answer to this one: “When tyre companies make tyres we can legally make them +/- 4% ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Tyres
  • 15 February 2010

How to de-restrict a Suzuki VX800

Q. I have a Suzuki VX800 that pulls cleanly up to 80mph with no problem, but then seems to run into a brick wall. Save money on motorcycle products I think it could be restricted as it was brought to Britain by a merchant seaman. How can I tell whether it is limited and if so, what can I do ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Parts & accessories
  • 12 January 2010

Best tyres for a Suzuki GSX-R600 SRAD

Q. What are the best tyres to use on a Suzuki GSX-R600 SRAD? My Pirelli Dragon Supercorsas need replacing in time for the first sunny day of next year. Save money on motorcycle tyres I got 5000 miles from this pair, but mileage isn't an issue ­- grip is.R12LA600, MCN tyre forum A. If you were on the Supercorsa Pros, you ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Tyres
  • 12 January 2010

Kit review: Arai SZ Ram

Arai SZ Ram 111, £324.99 (from £299.99 on MCN shop) Tester: Simon Relph Miles covered/time: 2800/Nine months What’s good? The SZ Ram 111 is the update to my old SZ/F which has unfortunately passed its sell by date. The Ram 111 is very similar with the addition of the integrated twin vents and exhaust vents, the same style as the ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Helmets
  • 31 December 2009

Product advice: How to get kitted out from head to toe

"I'm just about to start riding and I'm fortunate enough to have about £2000 to spend getting kitted out from head to toe. How should I spend that budget on everything from a helmet to boots?"Hamish Raven, email   With that sort of cash you're spoilt for choice. The first thing a helmet has to do is fit properly, because then ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Leathers, jackets & suits
  • 31 December 2009

Could my exhaust fail an MoT for noise?

Q. I've been finding it difficult to find out what the current law is regarding motorcycle noise levels. Can you help? Save £££s on motorcycle exhausts My MoT test centre told me it is now 'lax' and down to an officer's 'personal opinion'. I asked at the desk in Colwyn Bay police station and the person had no idea, and ...

  • Motorcycle Products
  • Exhausts
  • 23 December 2009

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