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  1. Honda Rebel Room
    I just pulled my wife's rebel out of the barn and went through it. Complete rebuild on the carb, new tank, petcock and filter, hoses, air filter, tires, tubes, and liners. Cleaned and re-gapped the plugs and it purrs at low rpm. It runs great until you hit high rpm in second and then hit 3rd...
  2. Wrenching - General Discussions & Tech Talk
    Fairly new to these bikes and riding them so I have 3 simple questions that the more experience people can answer. 1. Sometimes when I let off the gas I get backfiring/popping from the gas. Is this a vital problem? If so any recommendations? 2. Sometimes I have to start the bike with the choke...
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