Honda Twins banner

head gasket

  1. Engine Discussion
    Hi, i have a problem with my CB350. It's leaking oil from the head. I think it could be a blown headgasket, but i'm really not excited about taking out the motor and replacing it. Also i have good compression. Another thing i came across was this: This is the bolt right under the spark plug...
  2. Engine Discussion
    I blew it! Quite literally. It was leaking oil, and I told myself she would last one more ride. Oops. I got a new gasket kit, and would like to change it. I really don't know where to start. Well, I know where to start (take of the seat and tank dummy!). But I will be slow going after that. I...
  3. Engine Discussion
    my CB400T runs great, the intake, and exhaust is stock, jeting is 2 sizes up on the primary, I have no complaints there... when I changed the oil last week, I took the drain plug off (engine warm) I let it drain for a bit and then I gave it a few kicks to see if more oil would come out. To...
  4. Tune Up
    Hi y'all Does anyone have experience using this stuff? How well it works compared to just getting a new factory gasket? Ive got a 1978 twin, 185cc. My trusted local bike mechanic recommended it when i asked about ordering a new head gasket. But seems like just getting the new gasket would be...
  5. Project Logs
    I'm about to embark on a repair odyssey which, to many of you, would be a walk in the park on a sunny day with a beautiful girl and an obedient dog. For me, it's something else. I'm a new rider and a total novice, mechanically speaking. Heck, I live in Oregon where we're not even allowed to...
Top