Yes its rusty nipples time!....Has anyone else expeirenced "Rusty Nipple Syndrome" on there Funduro's etc?.....It drives me mad having to clean it off all the time... :roll: .. I was thinking of painting the spoke nipples dark grey using hammerite smooth.. :think: ..anyone else overcome this...
just bought a 96 f650, great bike, but has some strange aspects.
Oil level impossible to gauge, rear brake binding, but my question is regarding the steel oil pipe near the front pipe. mine is very rusted, has anyone had one fail?.
I bought a Givi topbox and specific rack last April to haul round some of the bulkier bits of stuff I carry from time to time. Since then, I have used the Zigster 4 days a week every week summer, autumn and winter (except the last couple of days :freezing2: !!!)
The Givi rack has started to...
Over the years the various nuts and bolts exposed to the elements have a very noticable coating of rust and look pretty ugly.
Think its only surface rust so was wondering if anyone has any recommendations on cleaning up?
Was thinking along the lines of soaking in something, washing off then...