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by Ralph
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: What have you done to your Scooter today?
Replies: 2393
Views: 148551
England

Re: What have you done to your Scooter today?

Yep watched a bit of Ascot when I got back, it was stir rods down there.
by Ralph
Tue Jun 18, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: What have you done to your Scooter today?
Replies: 2393
Views: 148551
England

Re: What have you done to your Scooter today?

171 miles round Yorkshire dales, cracking weather.
by Ralph
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: From Xmax to Forza - early impressions
Replies: 30
Views: 1178
England

Re: From Xmax to Forza - early impressions

The transmission is very good on the Xmax or at least the one on mine is,
what I don't get is how they get so many miles to a gallon, the belt transmission
on scooters is said to loose about a 3rd of the power and yet the thing can still
manage over 100 mpg.
by Ralph
Thu Jun 06, 2019 1:44 am
Forum: Burgman Owners UK
Topic: Belt change
Replies: 12
Views: 447
England

Re: Belt change

I took the variator and clutch off to clean the dust out, not sure if you can get the belt off without or not, get some card with holes to match the bolt positions, put them in as you remove as there are different lengths, make absolutely sure you dont have the belt trapped between the variator as i...
by Ralph
Wed Jun 05, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: From Xmax to Forza - early impressions
Replies: 30
Views: 1178
England

Re: From Xmax to Forza - early impressions

Faster you ride the Xmax the better the suspension feels, it is definitely set on the sporty side
by Ralph
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Xmax 300
Replies: 337
Views: 33204
England

Re: New Xmax 300

Now at 10,000 miles seems to have lost interest in using oil though it as used touch it's only just noticeable over a thousand miles, still got vibes on braking from the front now think it's not warped but the disc as soft and hard patches so you get uneven braking. They are going to fit another new...
by Ralph
Fri May 17, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: XMax 300 - long distance tool?
Replies: 9
Views: 650
England

Re: XMax 300 - long distance tool?

I haven't done any touring but have done 300/400 miles in a day a few times,
it keeps up with traffic ok leg room is a little on the tight side but it is still
one of the most comfortable bikes I have had.
by Ralph
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:17 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: New Xmax 300
Replies: 337
Views: 33204
England

Re: New Xmax 300

Who know's I have had many bikes and scooters some have eaten tyres one of the worst was a Neos 100 the Xmax is one of the best, on my last two bikes I was trashing front tyre's they looked like Dunlop triangular s when I had done with them, maybe the xmax handling just suits my riding, but tyre war...
by Ralph
Wed Apr 24, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Xmax 300 probably written off. What to get?
Replies: 18
Views: 971
England

Re: Xmax 300 probably written off. What to get?

It will have to be good what ever it is the Xmax is a hard act to follow,
it will be interesting what you make of the hire scoot.
by Ralph
Wed Apr 24, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Xmax 300 probably written off. What to get?
Replies: 18
Views: 971
England

Re: Xmax 300 probably written off. What to get?

What append to the old one? "sod off you nosy bugger" will suffice if you don't want to tell.
Hope it wasn't painful whatever it was.