Getting Started

Discussion in 'New Member Introduction' started by Laydon, Oct 9, 2016.

  1. Laydon

    Laydon Member

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    Hello, my name is Laydon. I'm 53 and have been riding since I was 7. But I'm just getting into doing my own light maintenance on my bike. I used to help my dad change the oil in our cars back in the 70's and that's about the extent of my experience. I'm only going to be doing mainly fluid changes. Getting used to torque pounds and inches and the correct type of fluids for the primary, and transmission are the main things I'm focusing on. And I'm looking forward to any other tips and hints I can learn here.

    Thanks!
     
  2. coopernicus

    coopernicus Junior Member Contributor

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    Welcome Laydon to the forum. You will get lots of good advice here.
     
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  3. Laydon

    Laydon Member

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    Thank You!
     
  4. Jeff Klarich

    Jeff Klarich Well-Known Member Contributor

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    Welcome to HDT from the Rocky Mountains.
     
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  5. HDDon

    HDDon Experienced Member Contributor Retired Moderators

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    Welcome to the forum from Suwannee, Fl.
     
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  6. Joyflyin

    Joyflyin Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator

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    Welcome aboard, glad to have you here.
     
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  7. Harttoo

    Harttoo Senior Member

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    Welcome from Wisconsin.
     
  8. dbmg

    dbmg Experienced Member

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    Welcome from Pittsburgh Pa.;)
    Changing fluid and plugs are just as easy as working on the cars with Dad...........
     
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  9. fin_676

    fin_676 Experienced Member Staff Member Moderator Contributor

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    Welcome to the forum from Scotland

    Brian
     
  10. tourbox

    tourbox Senior Member

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    Welcome from So. Texas.
    tourbox