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by mr magoo
Mon Mar 18, 2013 2:39 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: What have you done to your Scooter today?
Replies: 2400
Views: 151713

Re: What have you done to your Scooter today?

Undressed it,
Started up ( first time since last Sept)
Started 3rd attempt thanks to solar charger mounted on fence
Rode it to garage for MOT, service and belt check
Hope this is the start of another good summer
:D
by mr magoo
Wed Jan 16, 2013 5:39 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: How long should a Maxi last?
Replies: 57
Views: 3474

Re: How long should a Maxi last?

My ride is a 1996 majesty 250, thats 17 years old, milage - your guess is as good as mine. I'm 67 and I'm hoping it will outlast me
by mr magoo
Wed Jan 16, 2013 5:32 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Best Rustproofing for scoots??...
Replies: 21
Views: 1946

Re: Best Rustproofing for scoots??...

I dissolve a large dod of Vaseline in a pint of petrol and apply it with a paintbrush. The petrol evaporates and leaves a skim of Vaseline.
I've been doing this since my first push bike 60 years ago
Guaranteed effective
by mr magoo
Sun Apr 24, 2011 7:15 pm
Forum: Rules, Announcements and Suggestions
Topic: Adding an avatar or signature banner
Replies: 20
Views: 18455

Re: Adding an avatar or signature banner

Could we have a guideline for the max width of the sig. banners and avatars. On the old board some banners were too wide forcing me to use the sliders or reduce the size of the picture to fit it all in which in turn reduced the font size making it hard to read for my old eyes Particularly Pikey's TM...