1. robs ss

    Advice - RGM kickstarter removal

    Before I put on my blue and white apron I am seeking advice on removing a RGM kickstarter. It is: 1) Rather tight on the spline 2) Very smooth and chromey 3) Very close to the gearbox casing (maybe 3mm) so not much room for a puller. In years gone by I might have been tempted to use an...
  2. phliper

    1974 commando kickstart gone crazy

    Hey guys, Here is a video This morning, I tried to start my commando with all the advices received in my previous post. Suddenly the kickstart became « free ». In the video you can see that the lever blocks at some point. Any ideas? Thanks
  3. phliper

    Norton 1974 won’t start

    Hi, I tried to start my norton after some work on it. Spark plugs are good, carb freshly cleaned up. I got spark, but the kickstart kicks back. My battery shows 11.9 volts after 2 minutes with the headlight test. Should I change my battery? Thanks! Phil