I just cleaned my whitewalls over the weekend. What worked for me was to first do a light scrubbing with Simple Green to remove loose dirt/grime. I then used Motul chain cleaner to wipe off any grease off the whitewall (this saved my elbow from scrubbing too hard with Simple Green). And lastly, followed up with another scrubbing with Simple Green to get a nice clean white finish.
Simple Green is a spray on general purpose cleaner. It's pretty good at removing grease and grime.
You Brits have a cleaner called RACEGLAZE Whitewall Tire cleaner. I've never used it but I suspect it is similar to some of the whitewall tire cleaners that we have in the US. I use a cleaner by Chemical Guys but I doubt that it is available in the U.K.
Simple Green is a brilliant US degreaser/cleaner that I've used on the boat for years, especially when refilling with diesel (you always spill a bit on the deck). A quick spray before fuelling and the diesel "floats" in the SG. It's a small bottle, and you decant into a sprayer, and dilute...
Linking here to our sister site Triumphrat, where someone posted Dyno data on the Booster Plug, which I know many of us here have. As you can see, the post inspired lots of discussion, which I have only quickly read through. I've thought about taking my booster plug off, and this makes me...
Picture a while back of a Bobber with front girder forks. Here'e another one on a custom build. Something a bit different. 👍
Has anyone mounted floorboards on their Bobber? If so, what kind, and did you have to get forward controls with it and a new primary cover?
My inner arch 'ain't' what it used to be; consequently, my feet hurt after only 40 miles or so on the pegs.
I checked with the local Triumph dealer in...