1. Peach

    Very Bad Timing - Embarrassing Mistake.

    Hello. (Bike : '73 Commando 750) I had a misfire due to corroded wires in the crimp-on connectors at the (Boyer) pick-ups. Had to take the plate off to change the connectors - so I bought a shiny new strobe. I was chatting at the time - probably showing off my new strobe - and I set the spark...
  2. S

    Boyer, Electrical, or Madness?

    I recently discovered that the timing marks on my primary cover were off by 7.5 degrees. After retiming my ignition (Boyer MKIII black box) I thought I was out of the woods but I am still having problems. After two 1 hour rides, I intermittently experienced a few backfires and an occasional...
  3. Supercat

    Warning Light Assimilator with Boyer?

    Hi there, And the latest in my series of wiring questions relate to the warning light assimilator: 1) I assume I can use the original warning light assimilator when running a Boyer ignition? Is that right? 2) I found the assimilator I have in a box of parts that I got from the PO. I'm not...
  4. cliffa

    Almost Stranded

    I was a bit bored today, as my kids have gone back home and my wife was at work. Bike riding is out at the moment as there is about 5 inches of snow outside. So I thought what can I quickly do in the freezing garage? Ideally I want to take a bit off the bike and check or refurb it in the house...