this one needs nothing, runs well, fun bike.
I'm trying to find left/right handle bar switches and a master cylinder w/lever
Are they really after market ? I've seen them on several secas
When I did the brakes on that maxim, I did a really good job of
cleaning the caliper and m.c. including the tiny relief hole. I think
I rebuilt an xj650th seca a few years ago. It had a plastic shield with no logo
over the brake line junction. It may be aftermarket but anyway I...
I saw some replacement brake lines for a turbo and was wondering if they would work
on a seca non turbo. If the bars are 1" higher wouldn't that...
I would like to know if the front brake lines for a 650lj seca turbo are interchangeable
with a 650rj seca
I completed checking all the valve clearances and lucked out, they were all within specs.
The valve cover had a brand new gasket, the PO must have...
I took my 82 650 maxim for a test ride and the front brakes locked.They released when
I let pressure off the bleeder. The caliper was spotlessly...
It turned out that the carb holder/intake manifolds That I had were for a 650 maxim and
would not fit my seca. You said you had a good set of...
Any chance you might have a 650rj seca fork shield?
any carb to airbox boots left
I'm looking for the boots that go on the airbox side of the carbs, no bolts, flexible rubber
Would you have a set of carb intake rubbers left over by any chance
Kinda late but I'm asking anyway, do you still have the carb boots (airbox side)
any xj650 maxim/seca (non turbo) carb boots
I wish I lived closer. New Mexico is too far from everythig
Why don't you just get it running? Any savvy novice wrencher would suspect that after putting all that effort
into it, you got in over your head...
checkout my post for a rebuilt xj650 maxim in excellent condition
Those king/queen seats are the ugliest ever mounted on a bike
This is an 81 650 maxim that I bought at a swap meet and completely rebuilt in 2015
new or rebuilt clutch, brakes, carbs, valves re-shimmed,...
None of the auto parts or hardware stores in Santa Fe have any idea of what
A #11 "0" ring is. I ordered " 0" rings from Grainger online and tried...
Xj was changed to an
If you are like me, always on Craigslist or Facebook marketplace looking for xj parts bikes or neglected
garage queens for sale, beware of bikes...
I use a 5/16" wide zip tie bent at the end and slipped under an
open valve through the plug hole. It works well. I wrap a short length of duct...
Trying once again , Has anyone found a rattle can color that comes close to the
metalic grey of a 650rj seca ??
consider yourself lucky to find a right side cover in any color ny color
I swapped shims on a 650 maxim last year. Now I'm doing a 650 seca.
I forgot which way to rotate the crank shaft with the square nut on the timing...
I use a large zip tie. 5/16 wide and a foot and a half long . Bend the end a little and slip it under the
valve at TDC. It was very easy to slip...
#1 and #4 fire at the same time as do #2 and #3. If one plug fires and it's partner does not,
it's not the coil. There is either a poor connection...
I use 2k spraymax as a clear coat over the paint. Isn't duplicolor a lacquer based paint ? can
spraymax be used over lacquer ? My recent rattle...
Does anyone know of a rattle can paint color that comes close to the metalic grey of an 82 xj650 seca
Anybody around In the Albuquerque or Santa Fe area ? I have a small shop and would like to meet up with other
Have you still got the inner annd outer rear fender ?
sold all the gauges yet, need speedo
Have you sold the silver tank yet ?
I bought one from Jesse Wilson am now building another rj Seca
Thanks for all that info. I was about to go through all the components in my ignition system for problems and now I won't have to look up the specs
The problem with xs/xj 1100 bikes with this tranny problem is that they need shims placed
between one or more pairs of gears. the engine has to be...
So I solved the problem, and I feel kind dumb for not checking this first, I went into the wiring in the headlight bucket
and found that one of...
Ok, so nothing is happening when I turned the key no neutral light, no horn, no starter, no blinkers, nada. The battery is
new ( 13 volts ) so...
I use medical forceps of varying lengths. The blue gas line works the best, put a little
silicone grease on a Q tip and swab the inside of the...
I picked up an aftermarket set of float needles with steel tips. they fit deeper into the seats and
don't have the wire loops that hang off the...
whatever I did It worked. I originally made a template out of an old gift card that I set with a metric caliper at 17.5mm
when I did the wet test...
Stock plunger needles are #110. I try to clean those up and use them over again if possible
I had a similar problem a while back and it was a loose connection in the spark plug boot
I screwed the brass enrichment cap in without the plunger, my compressor gun tube is about the same
size as the cap hole. I placed my finger over...