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  1. Broken spark plug and broken rocker arm ?

    Troubleshooting
    So I was recently given a 06 EX500/500R and it turned over but wouldn't start so I started taking it apart and saw a hole in the valve cover. I'm mechanically inclined but I don't have any engine experience especially motorcycles I normally stick to cars. So I took out the spark plugs and one of...
  2. No Start after head gasket replacement.

    Troubleshooting
    Hello, I have an 07 that I rode around most of last year until november. I was pulling into a parking space in 1st only using the clutch. The! BOOM like a shotgun went off. The bike ran very poorly after this and a air scaping sound could be heard from the head block. After shutting off the bike...
  3. Ninja500R Deadpool StreetFighter

    Ninja500R Deadpool StreetFighter

    This is my first (and only) bike. It didn't run. Had been in a roll over, and hadn't been touched for 3 years. My roommate and I bought it and gave it the TLC it needed. Put about $2K and a good 200 hours of trial, error, and frustrated learning curve into it. Pretty happy with the results...
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