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  Topic: Got a new Scoot so saying bye to the Forum
turboscott

Replies: 3
Views: 2645

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 28, 2015 4:51 am   Subject: Got a new Scoot so saying bye to the Forum
Although I have not been on this site for some time, mostly because its not really very active on the blur side, I wanted to say bye to all and wish you all the best and safe riding of your great scoo ...
  Topic: Blur's Don't Swim
turboscott

Replies: 7
Views: 2014

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun May 12, 2013 5:08 pm   Subject: Wow....
Glad you are okay and bike appears okay, great story for sharing the experience. Be sure to post up status if anything else does seem wrong with the bike or what else you may have found.

Thanks!
  Topic: Top case options
turboscott

Replies: 4
Views: 1340

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Wed Dec 12, 2012 1:32 am   Subject: Top case options
http://www.modernbuddy.com/forum/topic23809.html

Here is my input...see link.
  Topic: Warranty work.
turboscott

Replies: 8
Views: 1715

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 29, 2012 3:15 am   Subject: Warranty work.
I dont think theres enough Blurs to get statistical analysis...

And under 200 lbs and 95 mph is gonna be the wrong bike too! Laughing

I myself have not been too concerned with plastics removal, but ...
  Topic: Fixed my rear rack issue...
turboscott

Replies: 3
Views: 1700

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:16 am   Subject: Fixed my rear rack issue...
doesn't look bad at all. NICE..and as you said...IT WORKS!

even used locking nuts! professional job Very Happy

Yep...and thanks!
  Topic: What is your top speed? Need to know.
turboscott

Replies: 55
Views: 12997

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 25, 2012 4:30 am   Subject: What is your top speed? Need to know.
All need to realize the fact that these bikes are built overseas and probably result in huge differences between each bike in final performance assembly. There are many factors that will affect top en ...
  Topic: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
turboscott

Replies: 15
Views: 3087

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 17, 2012 6:49 am   Subject: Re: filter
Hi Peeps! So what exactly is the difference performance-wise between the black $9.95 oil filter such as that sold at Pride of Cleveland Scooters, and the Malossi Red Chilli oil filter for $14.95 at ...
  Topic: Fixed my rear rack issue...
turboscott

Replies: 3
Views: 1700

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Wed Nov 14, 2012 3:53 am   Subject: Fixed my rear rack issue...
Here are the pics...

http://i626.photobucket.com/albums/tt350/srt4fiend/SideViewofBlurSS220iandShadTopCase.jpg

http://i626.photobucket.com/albums/tt350/srt4fiend/BlurS220iTopCaseBolts.jpg
  Topic: Fixed my rear rack issue...
turboscott

Replies: 3
Views: 1700

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 4:00 am   Subject: Fixed my rear rack issue...
So in a previous thread somewhere I posted that my rear rack cracked welds and also stripped the threads on the grab bar of the bike.....have not been able to use my SHAD topcase for some time now. I ...
  Topic: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
turboscott

Replies: 15
Views: 3087

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 3:43 am   Subject: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
yep, I just didn't have any so I used what I had thinking it would be alright. I guess I'll change it today.

It would be okay in an "emergency, gotta get the bike home the last few miles" ...
  Topic: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
turboscott

Replies: 17
Views: 4944

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2012 3:27 am   Subject: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
~~
Loc-tite will still break and crumble under vibration. I'd think some kind of anti-seize product would be better. Those stay in a kind of a paste-like state and absorb vibration pretty well.

W ...
  Topic: Time for a new belt?
turboscott

Replies: 5
Views: 1428

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:22 am   Subject: Time for a new belt?
Ok well I just checked the belt today finally. It was 3/4 of an inch which puts me right at 19mm. The belt looks like its in really good condition and I only have about 4000 miles on it.

Is 19mm ...
  Topic: smoke from under battery
turboscott

Replies: 7
Views: 1367

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:17 am   Subject: Re: smokin blur no visible issues
Hi All,

Disconnected battery, took apart seat bay. Can't find anything that looked charred or otherwise damaged.

Guess I'll have to haul it to the dealer.

Thanks
David

David, sorry for th ...
  Topic: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
turboscott

Replies: 15
Views: 3087

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Tue Oct 30, 2012 4:02 am   Subject: Re: gear oil weight
just filled up my 220i gearbox with 80w/90. o.k. or not o.k.?

What does the manual say to use?
  Topic: What is your top speed? Need to know.
turboscott

Replies: 55
Views: 12997

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:52 pm   Subject: What is your top speed? Need to know.
Tires pumped good but not super high, I hit 67 regularly indicated...winds favorable. My speedo is off by two mph at any speed gps confirmed..so 65 is it. I weigh 240 plus about 40 lbs in gear/stowage ...
  Topic: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
turboscott

Replies: 17
Views: 4944

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:46 pm   Subject: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
Oh yeah, also check your exhaust mount bolts. Mine vibrated loose and and was causing all kinds of noise clanking.
  Topic: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
turboscott

Replies: 17
Views: 4944

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:44 pm   Subject: Blur 220i...how's it holding up?
My bike started fine and got me to work the other day, as usual. Went to go home and it would not start. Just one click then nothing. Lights and all were fine.

Got stranded at work and had to get a ...
  Topic: Check yer rack!
turboscott

Replies: 17
Views: 3195

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2012 4:38 pm   Subject: Check yer rack!
Same thing happened to me. It's not the bolts in my case, it was the blur rack welds cracking and the the grab bar threads got soft. The grab rail metals are really poor, aluminum, which will fail und ...
  Topic: Blur owners' opinions
turboscott

Replies: 29
Views: 4250

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 10, 2012 6:20 am   Subject: Blur owners' opinions
Now that I have had my Blur for a few months...2,000 miles of riding...and although still fun, I wish I waited a bit and picked up the Piaggio MP3 400 which is currently on sale for about 2,500+ less ...
  Topic: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
turboscott

Replies: 60
Views: 10296

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Mar 03, 2012 4:20 pm   Subject: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
Okay, I may be way off base here, but I don't think so.

Higher octane fuel does NOT generate more power. Higher compression and increased ignition timing generate more power, higher octane simply a ...
  Topic: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
turboscott

Replies: 60
Views: 10296

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Feb 27, 2012 3:31 am   Subject: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
Sorry if it's already been covered by someone else (I skipped to the bottom after about 10 posts.

What Octane rating is used in the US? RON or MON?

Either way, if the scooters are imported with ...
  Topic: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
turboscott

Replies: 60
Views: 10296

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sat Feb 25, 2012 4:33 am   Subject: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
So I went and looked under my seat as well and it specifically says

91 octane (R+M)/2) or higher required.

So that is clearly 91 US octane.

Interesting, I guess I'll start using premium and s ...
  Topic: Would you (did you?) buy without a test ride?
turboscott

Replies: 23
Views: 4197

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Fri Dec 30, 2011 5:25 am   Subject: Would you (did you?) buy without a test ride?
For me personally, I couldn't buy without test riding. I've ridden my friends Buddy 125 and my bro-in-laws Fly 150, but put over 7k miles on a 50cc Honda Metro. Seems like you're more used to scoot ...
  Topic: Exhausts
turboscott

Replies: 16
Views: 3229

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Thu Dec 22, 2011 5:29 am   Subject: Exhausts
You guys that are worried about power do realize this is a 16HP motor so you wont get much more amazing power out of it right?

I would love a better tone...not a noise maker,
More sporty look...no ...
  Topic: Exhausts
turboscott

Replies: 16
Views: 3229

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Dec 12, 2011 4:29 am   Subject: Exhausts
I would be interested if done right and proven.
  Topic: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
turboscott

Replies: 60
Views: 10296

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 10:34 pm   Subject: My bad - Blur 220 and octane
For the record....my 2011 SS220i EMISSIONS CONTROL STICKER READS:

Unleaded Fuel only...."91 Octane or better"

Im noticing many people in this thread that are not knowledable enough on ...
  Topic: Belt life?
turboscott

Replies: 16
Views: 2274

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 14, 2011 12:19 am   Subject: Belt life?
^^^ Just the belt? Sounds like everything else was okay?

That's what they seemed to indicate. Should be good to go once they throw a new belt in there. New belt should be in Mon or Tues.

Omni, c ...
  Topic: helmets in storage
turboscott

Replies: 12
Views: 2239

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Thu Nov 10, 2011 1:27 am   Subject: helmets in storage
Since we're sort of on the subject, does anyone have any recounts of how the Bell Revolver fits compared to other brands? I've been thinking about one of them as well, but there's zilch to try on loca ...
  Topic: helmets in storage
turboscott

Replies: 12
Views: 2239

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Tue Nov 08, 2011 3:58 am   Subject: helmets in storage
I wish I could hit 70 on mine...lol. Seems to hit a wall at 61 or so via gps.
The bobbin happens at over 50...but its not bad. I bought a face mask, gloves and cover today to be more cold weather rea ...
  Topic: helmets in storage
turboscott

Replies: 12
Views: 2239

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2011 12:19 am   Subject: helmets in storage
Oops...double post..my mistake.
  Topic: helmets in storage
turboscott

Replies: 12
Views: 2239

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Nov 07, 2011 12:17 am   Subject: helmets in storage
Personally is its versatility I like most overall. Modular helmets have several pros obviously. I got mine (Matte Black) at a good deal but no where near the Revzilla price...I would jump on that pric ...
  Topic: helmets in storage
turboscott

Replies: 12
Views: 2239

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Nov 06, 2011 5:26 pm   Subject: helmets in storage
I have the Bell Revolver and it does "fit". I believe mine is a Large. But by "fitting", I mean barely and it is snug and takes a bit of pressure to close the seat to latch. Becaus ...
  Topic: Scooter Camping in Angeles National Forest
turboscott

Replies: 6
Views: 3020

PostForum: Scooter Gallery   Posted: Tue Oct 25, 2011 3:44 am   Subject: Scooter Camping in Angeles National Forest
Great post and pics Nick!
  Topic: Tube hanging down near kick stand???
turboscott

Replies: 4
Views: 1562

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 8:37 pm   Subject: Tube hanging down near kick stand???
Thanks Lil Buddy...and I will be getting some lighting enhancements soon!
  Topic: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
turboscott

Replies: 15
Views: 3087

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 24, 2011 12:57 am   Subject: Oil drain plug and screen & correct oil level
Omni.....you probably figured this out by now but your gut feeling was correct. The screen goes inside the spring, as that is how mine came out when I did mine today. I think it was misexplained in th ...
  Topic: Tube hanging down near kick stand???
turboscott

Replies: 4
Views: 1562

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 9:45 pm   Subject: Tube hanging down near kick stand???
Can anyone tell me if the small black tube hanging down from the bottom of the scooter is normal? Some sort of fuel or storage overflow drain tube maybe??? I just noticed it and it seems odd. I have n ...
  Topic: Is there a special tool needed for a valve adjustment 220i??
turboscott

Replies: 16
Views: 5810

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 4:52 pm   Subject: Re: Is there a special tool needed for a valve adjustment 22
So I took my Blur 220I to Route 66 last thursday. I told the guy I needed a Valve Adjustment to be done. He said no problem. Let me write you up for a diagnostic $75. If the valve adjustment is needed ...
  Topic: Riding my Blur @ "The Snake" Mulholland Hwy
turboscott

Replies: 2
Views: 3629

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 23, 2011 4:48 pm   Subject: Riding my Blur @ "The Snake" Mulholland Hwy
Great pic Rattler....Mulholland is fun road. There are a few great roads around that area.
  Topic: Hauling the Blur
turboscott

Replies: 13
Views: 3084

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Wed Oct 12, 2011 3:50 am   Subject: Hauling the Blur
Funny you said that as I planned to go to harbor freight also. They have a few goodies to choose from.
  Topic: how is rhe ride on a blur
turboscott

Replies: 14
Views: 2401

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:41 am   Subject: Re: blur rough ride
so is the sport city 250 by aprilia a better choice than the blur?

I'm still scratching my head on this response....why even bring up the N250? Wasn't the comment really in regards to scooters? S ...
  Topic: So I won a motorcycle....
turboscott

Replies: 16
Views: 1539

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:29 am   Subject: So I won a motorcycle....
One of the mechanics where I work entered a raffle in his "Hog Chapter" in Ventura, CA and won a new Buddy Blackjack (I think it is the one with flat lalck paint and the red rims correct?). ...
  Topic: I lost my kick start!
turboscott

Replies: 28
Views: 1819

PostForum: General Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:25 am   Subject: I lost my kick start!
Isn't it also kindof important to examine your bike periodically to help ensure (Insure) things are not going south? I would consider lock-tite for that bolt if its an option once replaced.

I woul ...
  Topic: Hauling the Blur
turboscott

Replies: 13
Views: 3084

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Mon Oct 10, 2011 1:06 am   Subject: Hauling the Blur
I know this thread is a bit older now...but I picked up my Blur today after purchase yesterday. I live a good trot from the dealer so I elected to use my 2009 Dodge Ram 1500 (Ram Box - Short Box 5'7& ...
  Topic: BLUR 220i EXHAUST FROM JAPAN
turboscott

Replies: 22
Views: 8737

PostForum: Blur Discussion   Posted: Sun Oct 09, 2011 4:45 pm   Subject: BLUR 220i EXHAUST FROM JAPAN
Withdrawn original comments for now....
 
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