I Bought An RPOC Today

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Engine Too Hot

Postby VWNate1 » Fri Apr 20, 2018 10:20 pm

Time to buy a deeper sump and oil intake extension .

That cooled my blistering hot 1994 650 down right away .
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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby Mr Wazzock » Sat Apr 21, 2018 5:33 am

hookapelli wrote:I also ordered the oil temp gauge since my engine got so hot it melted the plastic starter cover.


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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby hotflash44 » Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:50 am

Mr Wazzock wrote:
hookapelli wrote:I also ordered the oil temp gauge since my engine got so hot it melted the plastic starter cover.


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plastic starter cover? think he has the wrong forum! :boogie:
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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby Tomcatfixer » Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:52 am

plastic starter cover? think he has the wrong forum!

Please keep in mind that not all Urals are 2016's. :wink:
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2015 Ural cT "Mobile Chernobyl", 1999 Ural Tourist "Desert DisGrace: the Iron (Oxide) Curtain", 1994 Honda VFR750F, 1986 Yamaha FZX700S Fazer

Previous rides:
2007 Honda VTR1000 FireStorm (Super Hawk in U.S.)
2001 Buell Blast! - - - - - - - 2005 Yamaha FJR1300
1993 Honda CBR600F2 - -1984 Yamaha FJ1100
1986 Yamaha FZX700S (a different one than above)

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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby hookapelli » Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:10 pm

Did you hone the cylinders and replace rings while you were in there?

Harbor Freight had the honers right above the spring tool.

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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby windmill » Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:54 pm

hookapelli wrote:I also ordered the oil temp gauge since my engine got so hot it melted the plastic starter cover.

That's a sure sign of a timing, or intake issue.
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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby Tomcatfixer » Sat Apr 21, 2018 3:40 pm

Did you hone the cylinders and replace rings while you were in there?

No, I was thinking of just reinstalling them and seeing what kind of compression I get.
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Current rides:
2015 Ural cT "Mobile Chernobyl", 1999 Ural Tourist "Desert DisGrace: the Iron (Oxide) Curtain", 1994 Honda VFR750F, 1986 Yamaha FZX700S Fazer

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2007 Honda VTR1000 FireStorm (Super Hawk in U.S.)
2001 Buell Blast! - - - - - - - 2005 Yamaha FJR1300
1993 Honda CBR600F2 - -1984 Yamaha FJ1100
1986 Yamaha FZX700S (a different one than above)

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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby hookapelli » Sat Apr 21, 2018 4:43 pm

windmill wrote:
hookapelli wrote:I also ordered the oil temp gauge since my engine got so hot it melted the plastic starter cover.

That's a sure sign of a timing, or intake issue.

My right intake valve leaked. So I have them being lapped by a buddy that does them regularly.

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Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Postby Tomcatfixer » Wed Apr 25, 2018 8:10 pm

I got a little sumpin' in the mail from Russia today...

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...some new pistons to take my spare 750cc motor to 825cc. :twisted:

Now, to find a good machinist...
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Current rides:
2015 Ural cT "Mobile Chernobyl", 1999 Ural Tourist "Desert DisGrace: the Iron (Oxide) Curtain", 1994 Honda VFR750F, 1986 Yamaha FZX700S Fazer

Previous rides:
2007 Honda VTR1000 FireStorm (Super Hawk in U.S.)
2001 Buell Blast! - - - - - - - 2005 Yamaha FJR1300
1993 Honda CBR600F2 - -1984 Yamaha FJ1100
1986 Yamaha FZX700S (a different one than above)


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