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GREG COPE'S TUNING TIPS
CLICK TO READ LEGENDARY TUNING TIPS FROM ENGINE GURU GREG COPE


WHAT IS TRANSMISSION UNDERCUTTING? CLICK HERE.

WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THE TWO KAWASAKI KZ1000 MOTORS? CLICK HERE.

DUAL GAUGE LEAKDOWN TESTER INSTRUCTIONS HERE

HOW TO HOOK UP TWO BATTERIES TO A SUZUKI HAYABUSA


CAM SPROCKET INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:

CSAKK9-98

CSAKK1200

CSAKS650

CSAKS1300

CSAKK750

CSAKK600

ACSZX14

CSAKS750

ACST2300 and ACST1050 (Triumph)

CSAKAC1050 (Arctic Cat)

CSAKK260


When installing APE adjustable cam sprockets with adapters, use thread locker and torque bolts to 18 ft-lbs.

CAM TIMING FIGURES

K410

K435

WS70752

WS70872B

WK500

WS70761

WH55/49

A glossary of racing cam terminology

MAIN BEARING STUD INSTALLATION SPECS

MBS1150S

MBS1100S

MBS1100GSX

MBS1000K

MBS1300GSX

MBS1000GSX

MBSZX10

 

CYLINDER STUD INSTALLATION SPECS

CS900H

CS750H

CS500H

CS1300STN

CS1000GSX

CSZX14

CS1200K

CSZX10

All other 10mm CYLINDER STUDS


Manual cam chain tensioner installation instructions.

CCIA- Cam Chain Idler Adapter milling instructions. Printable PDF.


Here are rod bearing specs for an assortment of bikes:
Note: These images are 72 dpi and are printable.

HAYABUSA VIEWABLE/PRINTABLE SPEC SHEET
GSXR1000 VIEWABLE/PRINTABLE SPEC SHEET
KAWASAKI ZX12 VIEWABLE/PRINTABLE SPEC SHEET


WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN CARRILLO A-BEAM AND H-BEAM CONNECTING RODS?



Carrillo Rod Bolt Specs - Click on the image to read.




Complete engine specs for all models listed bellow

Honda
2002 CBR954RR
2000 CBR929RR
1999 CBR600F4
2004 CBR1000RR
2004 Honda 599
1999 CBR1100XX 
2005 CBR600RR
2007 CBR1000RR
2007 CBR600RR
2008 CBR600RR
2008 CBR1000RR
2009 CBR600RR
2009 CBR1000RR
2010 CBR1000RR
2011 CBR250R
2011 CBR1000RR
2012 CBR1000RR

Yamaha
2002 YZFR1
1999 YZFR6
2000 YZFR6
2004 YZFR1
2004 YZFR6
2005 YZFR6
2006 FJR1300
2007 YZFR1
2007 YZFR6
2008 YZF-R6
2009 YZF-R6
2009 YZFR1
2009 VMAX
2010 YZFR1
2012 YZF-R1
Suzuki
2001 GSXR600
1999 HAYABUSA
1998 GSXR750
2003 GSXR1000
2001 GSXR1000
2000 GSXR750
2004 GSXR1000
2004 GSXR600
2004 GSXR750
2003 SV650
2005 GSXR1000
2005 GSXR600
2006 GSXR600
2006 GSXR1000
2007 GSXR600
2008 HAYABUSA
2008 GSXR600
2008 GSXR750
2008 GSXR1000
2009 GSXR600
2009 GSXR1000
2010 GSXR1000
Kawasaki
1998 ZX9R
2001 ZX6R
2004 ZX10R
2004 ZX6RR
2005 ZX6RR
2007 ZX10RR
2007 ZX6RR
2008 ZX6R
2008 ZX14
2008 ZX10
2009 ZX6R
2010 ZX10R
2011 Z1000
2011 NINJA 250R
2011 ZX10R
2012 ZX14


Ducati
2004 Ducati 749R
2007 Ducati 1098

BMW
2010 BMW S1000RR
2011 BMW S1000RR
2012 BMW S1000RR

MV AGUSTA
2010 MV AGUSTA F4

TRIUMPH
2009 Triumph Daytona 675
2011 Triumph Daytona 675R

Aprila
2010 Aprila RSV4

 

 

 


GREG COPE'S TIPS
CLICK TO READ LEGENDARY TUNING TIPS FROM ENGINE GURU GREG COPE.