Triumph Rocket 3

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  1. Enword

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    Very interesting ;)
     
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  2. pappajohn

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    But thats how they built the old uns.
     
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    No .... no - in the old days they left out the power juice & replaced it with the leak-from-every-joint and let-the-bits-fall-off juices.:D
     
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  4. Clive

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    A friend of mine worked at AWR Establishment and used their very expensive gasket material to stop all the oil leaks on his Triumph, the engine cases started to corrode :cry:
     
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  5. PeteH

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    I found the secret of not having a Brit bike leak Oil?.

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    No oil in it.
     
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    Hi have been running a vintage vespa primavera year 1997 and never had any problem with oil leak.
     
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    pappajohn Funster Life Member

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    But then, its not a Triumph.
     
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    I ride a valkyrie, it's never let me down , it's a Honda built in the states , I like the rocket 3 it's got three cylinder all of them the same size as the dodge viper pistons, it is a straight line missile , does 0 to 60 in some ridiculously fast time , the only bike that's a match is a hyabusa
     
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    had two rocket 3 eat Harleys all day long
     
  11. PeteH

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    You`ve been Peeking?????

    I want my boy to sell the Quad Bike and get a Harley, then I can "Nick" it while he`s at work!!. I`l get away with it IF I can just get someone to take SWMBO. for some recreational Retail Therepy!!!!!!!

    Pete
     
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    I really fancied one.....but those bl**dy stupid pipes stick feet out at the back. :(
     
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