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  Topic: Is there any interest in a Hot grips install pictorial?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 11
Views: 1708

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:45 pm   Subject: Is there any interest in a Hot grips install pictorial?
Yes please! It is always easier to watch when someone else knows how it should be done.
  Topic: stereo
PasadenaSue

Replies: 41
Views: 4023

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2010 6:01 pm   Subject: stereo
VoodooKitty, do you have a part number for the set your boyfriend got off of eBay? The specs don't quite match what Jijifer had posted so I would like to determine which set I want to buy.

Thanks! ...
  Topic: Scooter Invades Motorcycle Domain
PasadenaSue

Replies: 29
Views: 2369

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Sep 12, 2010 5:11 pm   Subject: Scooter Invades Motorcycle Domain
Howard - Congrats! I hope to get to Southern Arizona this fall/winter and follow some of your posted routes. I love that part of the country (when it's not insanely hot).

Keep pushing the limit ...
  Topic: Elusive front Pegs
PasadenaSue

Replies: 35
Views: 3576

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Aug 02, 2010 3:19 am   Subject: Elusive front Pegs
Buddy Boy is on to something here. We just need to come up with a simpler support that bolts to the frame underneath, and uses the holes for the front rack... This is possible. My knees would be s ...
  Topic: Braided brake lines.
PasadenaSue

Replies: 5
Views: 809

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Jun 23, 2010 4:06 am   Subject: Braided brake lines.
Byrdman, what length did you go with for your custom setup? Stainless comes in 44" or did you go with black?

BTW, did you notice an increase in braking performance?

Thanks.
  Topic: Upgrade opinion...
PasadenaSue

Replies: 58
Views: 4155

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat May 22, 2010 6:54 pm   Subject: Upgrade opinion...
So I'm torn and looking for opinions on which way to go to upgrade my Buddy. I can get the Dr. Pulley performance package from buggypartsnw (http://www.buggypartsnw.com/home?page=shop.product_details ...
  Topic: Upgrade opinion...
PasadenaSue

Replies: 58
Views: 4155

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat May 22, 2010 3:05 am   Subject: Upgrade opinion...
Any reason not to buy this variator? Kaos said that 115mm should fit. It's about 60% of the price of a Dr. Pulley. Comments?


http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Performance-Variator-PACK-GY6-PGO-Ve ...
  Topic: Upgrade opinion...
PasadenaSue

Replies: 58
Views: 4155

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat May 22, 2010 2:32 am   Subject: Upgrade opinion...
CDI/Coil now cheaper on eBay - $29.99 plus free shipping. That's a good price. There are two sales going on.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Racing-CDI-Coil-GY6-125cc-150cc-152QMI-157QMJ-_W0QQcmd ...
  Topic: Top case for less than $50
PasadenaSue

Replies: 16
Views: 2174

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 4:31 am   Subject: Top case for less than $50
Order today and get an additional 10% off!!! BTW the box had JCW on the side... Smile
  Topic: Top case for less than $50
PasadenaSue

Replies: 16
Views: 2174

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 11, 2010 4:28 am   Subject: Top case for less than $50
I ordered the case (per my last post) and it arrived a few days later. The medium is perfect for the Buddy, and much larger than the little top box I had been using. It went on in a flash. I'm happ ...
  Topic: Upgrade opinion...
PasadenaSue

Replies: 58
Views: 4155

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 10, 2010 9:07 pm   Subject: Upgrade opinion...
Since I'm a bit out of my knowledge base here, which CDI, coil and plug would you recommend for a 125/161?

And any preferences on variators?

Otherwise I'll just be surfing the net looking fo ...
  Topic: Accident Hit and Run
PasadenaSue

Replies: 22
Views: 2347

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Apr 10, 2010 8:57 pm   Subject: Accident Hit and Run
Yes, glad you are alright. And thankful that some people decided not to let him get away with a hit and run!
  Topic: Quake!!!!
PasadenaSue

Replies: 19
Views: 1852

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Apr 05, 2010 4:07 am   Subject: Quake!!!!
I hate to say this but if you think about it, it all makes sense. The earthquake in Chile was so strong that it slowed the earth's rotation down. That's going to have repercussions. The earth is ju ...
  Topic: Fun with Photoshopping Buddy colors
PasadenaSue

Replies: 18
Views: 1300

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:19 am   Subject: Fun with Photoshopping Buddy colors
I've been wanting to paint my Buddy red and yellow, but after seeing the purple Buddy... I want!!!
  Topic: Top case for less than $50
PasadenaSue

Replies: 16
Views: 2174

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 4:07 am   Subject: Top case for less than $50
Umm, unless I missed something I just ordered a top case from Sears. The order went through AFAIK. You may want to try again.

And thanks to both Malakai and Lostmycage. I've been looking for a n ...
  Topic: My poor scooter
PasadenaSue

Replies: 34
Views: 1669

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 13, 2010 5:22 am   Subject: My poor scooter
I see that other cat owners have found that their cats like to sit on scooters. My cats love to perch on the seat of my Buddy (and the motorcycles). I have never had my cats scratch the seat though. ...
  Topic: MB Scooterist New Year Resolutions
PasadenaSue

Replies: 46
Views: 2765

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Jan 03, 2010 2:38 am   Subject: MB Scooterist New Year Resolutions
I sense a trend among MB members...

Definitely go scooter camping!
Go on a long ride 200+ miles (like redcass's goals)
Scoot to more coffeehouses, like Coffeejunkie.
Add a heated seat and heated ...
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 44
Views: 6586

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 28, 2009 4:39 pm   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
I've been looking at heated grips to go with the hand guards - and came across these: [url=http://www.pollyheaters.com/ph300.htm]polly heaters. They get good reviews from Adventure rider, are cheap, ...
  Topic: Cold Weather Scooter Warriors
PasadenaSue

Replies: 337
Views: 26228

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:38 am   Subject: Cold Weather Scooter Warriors
I was looking into heated seats (covers) and found a few for motorcycles and snowmobiles that would probably work. Then I found this - [url=http://www.amazon.com/Wagan-12V-Heated-Seat-Cushion/dp/B000 ...
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 44
Views: 6586

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 28, 2009 2:19 am   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
Perkussion - Let us know what you find out please. I was thinking that the mirror adaptors look a lot like you could make them with some thin metal for next to nothing. However you'd need to purcha ...
  Topic: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 44
Views: 6586

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 27, 2009 9:09 pm   Subject: brrrrr. powerx handguards?
Thank you!! I have been thinking about adapting a pair off of a Suzuki DR. This is easier, cheaper and I can pick the color I want!!
  Topic: THIRD ANNUAL SPEND-A-THON!
PasadenaSue

Replies: 87
Views: 7184

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2009 9:39 pm   Subject: THIRD ANNUAL SPEND-A-THON!
some small offerings...

frogg togg rain suit - $17
lap blanket - $50

$67
  Topic: Los Angeles: Holiday Lights Scooter Ride December 19th
PasadenaSue

Replies: 4
Views: 1504

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sun Dec 20, 2009 4:24 pm   Subject: Los Angeles: Holiday Lights Scooter Ride December 19th
Thank you, Mike and Eric, for arranging this ride. I met the group on Xmas Tree lane for some fun nighttime riding around Pasadena! It was great - some of the scooters were decorated and everyone wa ...
  Topic: NSR (ever i hope) - Holy Cow!
PasadenaSue

Replies: 34
Views: 2588

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 15, 2009 6:06 pm   Subject: NSR (ever i hope) - Holy Cow!
I vote this the be(a)st thread ever!! Thanks for the laugh - all of them.
  Topic: Buddy sightings in YOUR area!
PasadenaSue

Replies: 2390
Views: 173936

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri May 22, 2009 11:09 pm   Subject: Buddy sightings in YOUR area!
La Canada, CA

Black buddy on Foothill near Angeles Crest around noon. I was on my Harley heading up the Crest. Anyone on MB?

PasadenaSue
  Topic: pizza
PasadenaSue

Replies: 53
Views: 6237

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri May 08, 2009 3:07 pm   Subject: pizza
I carry pizza on my scoot and it works fine. I just wedge the box horizontally between the body in the foot area. A large Round Table box fits perfectly. It will bend the box slightly, but that hel ...
  Topic: PERFORMANCE MODS: Prima Exhaust Package
PasadenaSue

Replies: 30
Views: 10617

PostForum: Reviews   Posted: Sat Mar 28, 2009 10:05 pm   Subject: PERFORMANCE MODS: Prima Exhaust Package
Scooterworks is advertising the Buddy 125 stage 1 performance package for $219.99. I already have the pipe, so I am interested in buying the spring, weights, and possibly rejetting. For weights, sho ...
  Topic: Oficial crazy 175cc kit thread
PasadenaSue

Replies: 233
Views: 8035

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Mar 27, 2009 3:32 am   Subject: Oficial crazy 175cc kit thread
I am interested in the kit since my Buddy just came off it's warranty.

PasadenaSue
  Topic: Sco Dah Parade Pics
PasadenaSue

Replies: 1
Views: 1060

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Mon Jan 19, 2009 4:07 am   Subject: Sco Dah Parade Pics
Here is a my photo from the "Sco Dah" parade. The parade started with a flyover of 7 planes, I got a couple of shots but this was really "point and shoot".

I'll post more as ...
  Topic: Pasadena Doo Dah Parade: Sunday, January 18
PasadenaSue

Replies: 34
Views: 3062

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2009 11:03 pm   Subject: The "Sco Dah" Parade was a hit!!
Wow, what a great turnout for the "Sco Dah" parade. There were Buddys, Vespas, Peoples, and a few motorcycles tossed into the mix. Lots of GREAT costumes and certainly more scooters in one ...
  Topic: Pasadena Doo Dah Parade: Sunday, January 18
PasadenaSue

Replies: 34
Views: 3062

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sun Jan 18, 2009 3:59 pm   Subject: Pasadena Doo Dah Parade: Sunday, January 18
I'll see everyone later this morning. Red, white and blue should work for me. Thanks for the suggestion Eric.

PasadenaSue
  Topic: 150cc engine for $350??
PasadenaSue

Replies: 22
Views: 1679

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 4:28 pm   Subject: 150cc engine for $350??
Wow, thanks for all the great responses. Actually I would pay $350 to make the scoot freeway legal since that would cost less than selling my Buddy and buying a 150 Buddy (sales tax, DMV fees, etc.). ...
  Topic: 150cc engine for $350??
PasadenaSue

Replies: 22
Views: 1679

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 16, 2009 4:32 am   Subject: 150cc engine for $350??
I just looked through the latest SCOOTERworks flyer and they are selling a 150cc GY6 engine for ~$350. I love my 125cc Buddy but a 150cc would make this thing freeway legal in CA. First, $350 seems ...
  Topic: Dr. Pulley 11g slider weights
PasadenaSue

Replies: 138
Views: 12160

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 28, 2008 4:11 pm   Subject: Dr. Pulley 11g slider weights
jfrost2 -

How many miles did you have on the original weights? I found the sliders on ebay, but shipping is $9! Kind of high for a $16 part... Did you work a deal or pay less or ??

Thanks -
...
  Topic: Gas prices making cage travel an option again
PasadenaSue

Replies: 36
Views: 2838

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 13, 2008 11:20 pm   Subject: Gas prices making cage travel an option again
Or I can fill up my Buddy and use the savings to pay for the increased cost I am seeing for food, utilities, property taxes, sales tax, etc.

OMG, I am so silly!! Rolling Eyes

PasadenaSue
  Topic: Need a new tire. Sugestions?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 62
Views: 4605

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 13, 2008 11:17 pm   Subject: Need a new tire. Sugestions?
docutech -

I just order an S1 from Motorcycle Superstore on Sunday It arrived today. Great price and fast service!!

Regards -

PasadenaSue
  Topic: [NBR] Which is the best scooter for long trips?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 57
Views: 15576

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 12, 2008 9:54 pm   Subject: [NBR] Which is the best scooter for long trips?
Hey old...

We can still do this kind of stuff. We have the money, finding the time is the problem now. I traveled extensively in my 20s, and look forward to doing more in my 50s and 60s. I sti ...
  Topic: Booklist: Amazing Odysseys on Two Wheels
PasadenaSue

Replies: 23
Views: 1355

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 12, 2008 5:49 am   Subject: Booklist: Amazing Odysseys on Two Wheels
Becktastic -

As an armchair adventurer, I have those shelves of books. Some make me want to pack up and head out, others are great reads but I'm glad that I wasn't along on the journey.

Anypl ...
  Topic: Need a new tire. Sugestions?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 62
Views: 4605

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 10, 2008 12:04 am   Subject: Need a new tire. Sugestions?
Well at least I am not alone. 3300 miles and my rear tire is as bald as an egg. The front looks fine. But I have noticed that the sidewalls of the tires looked cracked.

Lee, why do you like th ...
  Topic: VESPA LX 150 VS BUDDY INTERNATIONAL
PasadenaSue

Replies: 11
Views: 6577

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 5:08 pm   Subject: VESPA LX 150 VS BUDDY INTERNATIONAL
Ericalm wrote:

Orů maybe not. Vespa TO is apparently not signing with Genuine as previously announced. So NoHo is probably your closest dealer now.

What happened? This is unfortunate, IMO.
...
  Topic: Nov 9th Ride to Rock Store & Neptunes Net from NoHo
PasadenaSue

Replies: 7
Views: 1639

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sun Nov 09, 2008 3:44 pm   Subject: Nov 9th Ride to Rock Store & Neptunes Net from NoHo
No new tire for my scoot, but I may take the Harley and ride up the coast. Depends on how the winds are. I'll be looking for you!!
PasadenaSue
  Topic: Buddy rear shock absorber
PasadenaSue

Replies: 6
Views: 764

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 4:51 pm   Subject: Buddy rear shock absorber
Thanks, jfrost2. I'm a bit unhappy with the ride on my Buddy which is why I asked. I think front forks maybe the best initial investment for me.

PasadenaSue
  Topic: Buddy rear shock absorber
PasadenaSue

Replies: 6
Views: 764

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 08, 2008 4:44 pm   Subject: Buddy rear shock absorber
What did you notice about the change in your ride that makes you say it's the best shock for the Buddy? Did you also change out the front shock? Which would you do first - front or rear?

Inquirin ...
  Topic: Nov 9th Ride to Rock Store & Neptunes Net from NoHo
PasadenaSue

Replies: 7
Views: 1639

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Thu Nov 06, 2008 1:47 am   Subject: Nov 9th Ride to Rock Store & Neptunes Net from NoHo
If I can get a new rear tire by Sunday, I'll join you.

PasadenaSue
  Topic: Scooter Scavenger Hunt v.3 - Week Two - Pets
PasadenaSue

Replies: 33
Views: 3065

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun Oct 26, 2008 11:59 pm   Subject: Scooter Scavenger Hunt v.3 - Week Two - Pets
I like this topic. I'll post a picture later. Am I the only person who has to chase my cats off of my scooter? My oldest tom loves to sit on the scooter in the morning when I let him out. It's kin ...
  Topic: White River Junction Loop--Trip Report
PasadenaSue

Replies: 8
Views: 737

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 3:57 pm   Subject: White River Junction Loop--Trip Report
Sparky -

Enjoyable part one, looking forward to part two. (Ah but your post does bring back some great memories of bicycling in Quebec!! One of the undiscovered areas to cycle for 'Mercans.)

...
  Topic: Now THIS is the way to tour!
PasadenaSue

Replies: 17
Views: 1524

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 4:13 am   Subject: Now THIS is the way to tour!
OK, you have got to tell us where you found this picture! Inquiring minds want to know....

I like the sun shade - very "junk" like.

PasadenaSue
  Topic: POLL: Do you know how/can you actually kickstart the Buddy?
PasadenaSue

Replies: 41
Views: 1884

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 4:09 am   Subject: POLL: Do you know how/can you actually kickstart the Buddy?
Good thread. I realized that I had never actually kickstarted the scooter. So, off we went, key in hand and it took a few tries to not push the scooter forward before I got it. 3 kicks both times. ...
  Topic: Vespa Thousand Oaks, This Sunday
PasadenaSue

Replies: 3
Views: 1615

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Mon Sep 01, 2008 2:05 am   Subject: Vespa Thousand Oaks, This Sunday
Great event! There were loads of scooters - Vespas, Buddys, MP3s, and an assortment of others that I didn't recognize. I cheated and rode my Harley (because of time) but it worked out as I got to te ...
  Topic: Wohoo! I got her!!(pix)...& she still has friends 4 sale
PasadenaSue

Replies: 39
Views: 2771

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Sun Aug 31, 2008 5:55 am   Subject: Wohoo! I got her!!(pix)...& she still has friends 4 sale
Taile84 -

Your scooter is beautiful! I saw the red one after I bought my Italia and it would have been a tough choice between the two. I like them both but the red is really nice.

It's cute th ...
 
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