Hi All,My ‘99 PX200 passed through VicRoads yesterday so back on the road again!A few little jobs to do including fitting a set of new Pirelli Angel Scooter tyres and upgrading exhaust and carb…Continue
It’s cold, wintery weather. To quote the immortal words of The Chats, “all I want, and all I need, all I crave is a good pub feed.”(Check out the song here.... https://youtu.be/1LGM82uPuvA)Weather permitting, The Gippy Crew will ride to The Warburton Hotel for lunch on Sunday July 21st. Meet at Yarragon Bakery at 10am for a coffee. We’ll depart at 10.30am, for lunch at 12.30pm. At 2pm we will head home, arriving back by 4pm. Fingers crossed we have one…See More
Oink oink! Toot toot!We’re off to the Pig and Whistle in Trentham East for lunch. This quaint 1940s hotel sits at an isolated intersection amongst a farmland setting once famous for potato growing in the area’s rich red volcanic soil. The food at this hotel has been personally road tested by Pete, Jo, Noel and David and determined to be several cuts above standard pub fare. Ride description:This is a cracker of a…See More
"Hi Bo, Another simple option is to pop the oil feed tube off the engine and drain all of the mineral oil out through the tube. (might take a while so make a cup of tea...) Save the old 2T for the lawnmower/chainsaw or squeaky hinges.
Once the old…"
"Hi David, thanks and makes total sense. Had a soft seize on my old Lambretta years ago on a country highway run down to Second Valley in SA - fuel too lean for sustained high speed cruising - not fun!"
"Hi Bo, its not a good idea to mix synthetic with mineral based oil. I've been told by a motorcycle shop that the lubrication technologies of each type is too different. I was also advised not to mix two different brands in the same tank.…"
Hi All,My ‘99 PX200 passed through VicRoads yesterday so back on the road again!A few little jobs to do including fitting a set of new Pirelli Angel Scooter tyres and upgrading exhaust and carb jet.Any advice on changing 2T oil from mineral to synthetic? Can I mix the two in oil tank or is that a no no?....only ever owned premix scoots before, so upgrade then was never an issue!Thanks for your help, BoSee More