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  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri May 08, 2015 11:27 pm   Subject: 125 Died going 50mph
Valves were slammed! Thanks for suggesting the adjustment. That second tutorial was very handy as well.... unfortunately, my scoot still doesn't start. While I was in there, I noticed I should change ...
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2015 11:36 pm   Subject: 125 Died going 50mph
Valves were slammed! Thanks for suggesting the adjustment. That second tutorial was very handy as well.... unfortunately, my scoot still doesn't start. While I was in there, I noticed I should change ...
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2015 9:45 am   Subject: Re: Sounds oh-so-familiar...
Have the valves ever been checked/adjusted? Because if you have 15k and they haven't been adjusted I could almost guarantee they need to be adjusted. I have to adjust my exhaust valve every 8k(I che ...
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Thu May 07, 2015 1:07 am   Subject: Re: Sounds oh-so-familiar...
Stator didn't work for me. Still hopong someone has another idea.
Heres whats been done:
Battery charged
Fresh gas
Spark plug changed
Stator changed

Have you checked the valves? How many mi ...
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue May 05, 2015 7:00 pm   Subject: Re: Sounds oh-so-familiar...
I had been having similar issues intermittently for a few months until recently (which was always concerning as it would cut out mid-throttle and sometimes have trouble starting back up-not fun on bus ...
  Topic: CoolAss for Buddy and Stella - Spring Discounts!
the3rdleonard

Replies: 3
Views: 1184

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon May 04, 2015 4:51 pm   Subject: CoolAss for Buddy and Stella - Spring Discounts!
We saw your first three posts just fine. Maybe you should try Ebay.

Laughing ROFL
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon May 04, 2015 12:50 pm   Subject: Re: Same issue but venting hasn't helped
Hoping someone will pick this back up and give me a hand. I've changed the stator, and my spark plug. Battery has been on a tender and is fully charged, and I do have spark. Fresh gas with stabil in i ...
  Topic: 125 Died going 50mph
the3rdleonard

Replies: 30
Views: 3719

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon May 04, 2015 2:06 am   Subject: Same issue but venting hasn't helped
Hoping someone will pick this back up and give me a hand. I've changed the stator, and my spark plug. Battery has been on a tender and is fully charged, and I do have spark. Fresh gas with stabil in i ...
  Topic: Longevity of Dr. Pulley Sliders
the3rdleonard

Replies: 9
Views: 2028

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sun Apr 19, 2015 8:43 pm   Subject: Longevity of Dr. Pulley Sliders
I have some Dr. Pulley sliders that I have yet to install because my stock rollers are still doing great at 11,000 miles!

You have 11,000 miles on your stock rollers? I keep being impressed by th ...
  Topic: Vapor Lock
the3rdleonard

Replies: 14
Views: 1779

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Apr 01, 2015 12:59 pm   Subject: Vapor Lock
Same issue (dies after a bit of riding and popping the cap seems to help, sometimes) but.... My evap system was removed years ago.... thoughts?
  Topic: Crazy Marys 2014 Rally
the3rdleonard

Replies: 2
Views: 3837

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Sun Sep 21, 2014 7:01 pm   Subject: Rally Wrap up
Thanks to all the folks that attended, you helped us have another great rally! Here are some pics, thanks for all that submitted some.

http://imgur.com/a/OfnYV#0

And thank you to all our sponsor ...
  Topic: Crazy Marys 2014 Rally
the3rdleonard

Replies: 2
Views: 3837

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Mon Aug 18, 2014 1:36 pm   Subject: Crazy Marys 2014 Rally
Central Kentucky's Crazy Marys SC presents Hedge Apple Dodgers

Our rally is set to start Sept 12 at 4pm. Meet-up/registration pick-up will be held at Vespa Lexington.

Check our website for updat ...
  Topic: Ride this saturday, Lexington KY
the3rdleonard

Replies: 0
Views: 2472

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Thu Sep 26, 2013 4:16 am   Subject: Ride this saturday, Lexington KY
https://www.facebook.com/events/1421156074763072/
  Topic: Rally Oct 18-20 in Lexington Buzzing through the Bluegrass
the3rdleonard

Replies: 0
Views: 2653

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Mon Sep 02, 2013 3:42 am   Subject: Rally Oct 18-20 in Lexington Buzzing through the Bluegrass
Even though Oct 1st has come and gone, you can still join us for this year's rally! We have ordered extra shirts, and they will be first-come first-served on size and availability. Scroll to be sure ...
  Topic: For those running oversize rear tires on their Buddy...
the3rdleonard

Replies: 14
Views: 3566

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Apr 16, 2013 6:22 pm   Subject: For those running oversize rear tires on their Buddy...
I got almost 100 miles on my 130/70 s1 and love it . I went from w/w maxxis to s1 front n rear what a difference!

Any mods, or are you running everything else stock?
  Topic: Enter to win a Deadlight Adapter or Brake Light Modulator!
the3rdleonard

Replies: 59
Views: 5910

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 21, 2012 5:04 pm   Subject: Enter to win a Deadlight Adapter or Brake Light Modulator!
Awesome! Sign me up!!!
  Topic: WORLD'S LAST RALLY TAKING PLACE IN KENTUCKY
the3rdleonard

Replies: 3
Views: 1559

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Thu Aug 30, 2012 2:51 am   Subject: WORLD'S LAST RALLY TAKING PLACE IN KENTUCKY
Hmmmm, tempting...* off to look at google maps*

It'll be a blast! Plus, a few folks coming down from PA have already signed up. Maybe you could meet up and ride down together. Very Happy
  Topic: WORLD'S LAST RALLY TAKING PLACE IN KENTUCKY
the3rdleonard

Replies: 3
Views: 1559

PostForum: Rallies, Events, Meetups   Posted: Thu Aug 23, 2012 12:11 am   Subject: WORLD'S LAST RALLY TAKING PLACE IN KENTUCKY
Sweet, I'm there!
  Topic: Brake light modulator install
the3rdleonard

Replies: 36
Views: 9679

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 30, 2011 5:26 pm   Subject: Brake light modulator install
Bravo on the find, and thanks for the heads up! Very Happy
  Topic: Evaporator trouble
the3rdleonard

Replies: 13
Views: 2603

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 11:22 pm   Subject: Evaporator trouble
This filter/canister should dry out. There's a valve on there to prevent gas from getting too far in. If you make sure none is in there, you can probably just hit it with some compressed are and it'll ...
  Topic: Evaporator trouble
the3rdleonard

Replies: 13
Views: 2603

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Wed Mar 23, 2011 7:54 pm   Subject: Evaporator trouble
When I first got it I used to fill up my Buddy closer to the brim and when I did after fillup there would always be gas dripping out of the right side very near the muffler. This is normal on a Buddy ...
  Topic: Evaporator trouble
the3rdleonard

Replies: 13
Views: 2603

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 9:56 pm   Subject: Evaporator trouble
Here's a pic of what I'm calling an evaporator (I already have the bike put back together and its not a good time to take it apart again) it attaches to the fuel tank, via a hose (which you can see on ...
  Topic: Evaporator trouble
the3rdleonard

Replies: 13
Views: 2603

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Mar 22, 2011 6:16 pm   Subject: Evaporator trouble
HELP!!! I noticed a couple of small fresh puddles of gas while I was checking my tire pressure for a ride last week. Turns out my evaporator was completely full, I had been filling up all the way to ...
  Topic: Scooterworks Weekly Sales
the3rdleonard

Replies: 7
Views: 1526

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Tue Jan 25, 2011 9:08 pm   Subject: Scooterworks Weekly Sales
Thanks for the heads up!!! Very Happy
  Topic: Waiting for traffic turn signal, anyone?
the3rdleonard

Replies: 10
Views: 1320

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Sat Jan 15, 2011 5:39 am   Subject: Waiting for traffic turn signal, anyone?
When I've had that issue I just go through on the next green for my direction.
  Topic: Naming your Scooter
the3rdleonard

Replies: 350
Views: 50727

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 14, 2011 4:31 pm   Subject: Naming your Scooter
I ended up going to Julius. As I left that message my choice was clear, I named my buddy after a brilliant man and delicious drink. [the color helps!]
  Topic: Naming your Scooter
the3rdleonard

Replies: 350
Views: 50727

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 07, 2011 10:38 pm   Subject: Naming your Scooter
I have some options I'm knocking around, I'll take some input!
Julius
Pedro
Walter
Edgar
The Mandarin
  Topic: Needs for the Anal Scooterist
the3rdleonard

Replies: 24
Views: 2797

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Jan 07, 2011 2:13 pm   Subject: Awesome
I know this post is fairly old, but for a newby with visions of warm weathers return and long rides on windy roads, this will certainly come in handy. Thanks folks! Very Happy
  Topic: thoughts on scooter theft (directors cut, aka long)
the3rdleonard

Replies: 80
Views: 34826

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 31, 2010 5:28 am   Subject: Lock size
Great write up! Thank you for the knowledge, I'm still so new to all this and some of what you point out [and most of the reply posts] really got me thinking about safety. You point out that with a Bu ...
  Topic: Is My Scooter Too Juvenile?
the3rdleonard

Replies: 49
Views: 3338

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 19, 2010 2:30 pm   Subject: Is My Scooter Too Juvenile?
Scooter looks great, honestly I expected more stickers with your description, keep ridin' proud bro. My only thought on something to change ... DUDE, GET YOUR HELMET OUTTA THE IVY!!! DOGS CHECK THEIR ...
  Topic: So.... I'm new.
the3rdleonard

Replies: 12
Views: 1349

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Fri Nov 05, 2010 3:13 pm   Subject: So.... I'm new.
WOW! This site is awesome! You folks have really put together a great site. Sorry, first things first. I'm Leonard, and just bought my first scooter; an '08 Buddy 125. This is my first motorized two w ...
 
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