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Never Jump Start a lithium battery

Faulty batteries are the number one cause of vehicle breakdowns in the UK* but jump-starting a motorcycle with a flat lithium battery can do more harm than good and should not be attempted under any circumstances. That’s the stark warning…

 

Stafford Classic Bike Show Cancelled

Due to the worsening situation and rising infection rate of Covid-19, Mortons Media Group has reluctantly taken the decision to cancel the Carole Nash Classic Motorcycle Mechanics show, planned for October 10-11 at Stafford County Showground. This long-established event has always…

 

Junkyard Dog – The Beginning (Part 1)

You know how sometimes when you get really drunk you and your mates start talking crap? Well me and Scottie do that when we are sober, which is a bit worrying. One time we came up with a concept for…

 

Newark Autoumble Is On!

Normous Newark Autojumble is ON this Sunday! Do not miss out! Good news, finally! We are pleased to confirm Normous Newark will be going ahead as planned this Sunday at Newark Showground.  What does this mean with the new legislation…

 

Henry Cole’s shed load of advice

There is no higher compliment one man can pay another than this: “Do you want to come and see my shed, mate?” Henry Cole, host of The Motorbike Show, Junk & Disorderly, Find It Fix It Flog It and Shed & Buried,…

 

Junkyard Dog Project Introduction

Over the last few years we’ve undertaken and completed quite a few online projects on the ClassicMotorbikes.net website. For our next project (‘Junkyard Dog’) we’ve added an extra twist. Unlike our 4LO RD350LC, Mk1 Suzuki Bandit 1200, early Aprilia RS125…