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New insights.

Today, I ripped of the rest of the Zilver4FourT engine’s bodywork – side covers at the right and left side, engine still mounted to the frame. 153 more words


Hands on: my '83 Z 440 ltd belt drive on the operating table

Cold Sundays and stormy skies are always good for start working on something. So did I. This days’ scope was to demount the cylinderhead, the cylinder and the pistons for having a first glance on — probably the first one since the original assembly at the the Kawasaki factory in 1983. 293 more words


Parts I need.

Finding matching parts for an mid old motorcycle can be hard.

There’s an original Kawasaki website, where you can find all partnumbers and referring exploded technical drawings. 166 more words


This autumn's last ride. 

During the last couple of years there hasn’t been one year in which the season ended that early as it does this year. I grabbed a few spareparts that I already purchased, wrapped myself in most of my warm motorcycle clothes and rode just some dozens of ks, towards my brother’s garage, future temporary dry shelter for my Z. 44 more words