Oh, and a new battery was fitted, Yuasa YTX14H-BS.
I’m not nervous
What mileage was on the head bearings and what were they like ? 12,768, slightly rough, no external corrosion. They’ve been worse.
What fork oil did you use and how did you set them up ? HD Type E, oil level 114mm.
I presume you took care of the usual wiring harness issues ? I did that years ago following advice on this website.
Why did you change the brake hoses ?.....and what did you fit ? Corroded original end fittings, HEL.
What brake pads are you using ? Front EBC FA345HH, rear EBC FA140HH.
At 60K, what are the front exhaust studs and nuts looking like ? Not brilliant, won’t touch unless I have to.
Did you strip and clean the IAC ? No.
Assuming you have Mono, what fan settings do you use ? Runs as bike left factory. Last set by Jon @ Black Bear. Fan is original and bearings still OK.
Is your FS tensioner still OK ? Fully refurbished and new pulley wheel fitted @ 40,370.
How were the rear caliper slides ? Very good.
What brake fluid did you use ? Halfords DOT4.
What's the condition of the front disc mounting hardware ? Disc original, good, no issues.
Is the rear shock still good ? Yes, no leaks, corrosion or handling issues.
......and now you understand why copperslip is your best friend It is…
Chris & Jane Jessop
Founders of UKBEG April 1998www.ukbuellgroup.co.uk