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by ShovelHead
Sat Mar 09, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: scam
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Great Britain

scam

Hi
we received a e mail from the impot or the tax office about reimbursement--service client it gives a reference number there is a atachment
the alarms rang as we have not paid any French tax as of yet, beware
by ShovelHead
Fri Mar 08, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Bike Related Legal Chat / Advice
Topic: Did anybody bother to get a larger legal number plate?
Replies: 11
Views: 169
Great Britain

Did anybody bother to get a larger legal number plate?

Hi
yes did. the difference must be about just about half an inch from the old one i used to have a small plate in the UK and they changed the
size to something about 10inx10in it was like a wind brake even with my old shovel
by ShovelHead
Wed Mar 06, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Bike Related Chat Section
Topic: English Harley in france
Replies: 11
Views: 190
Great Britain

English Harley in france

HI
As wizzerd says what year and what modifications also the reseight from where you bought it,
i got my 79 shovel head registered over here
by ShovelHead
Mon Mar 04, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SHROVE TUESDAY
Replies: 3
Views: 85
Great Britain

SHROVE TUESDAY

HI
hope everyone has there frying pan at the ready for the pancakes for tomorrow
by ShovelHead
Sat Mar 02, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: stop signs
Replies: 31
Views: 492
Great Britain

stop signs

HI YES SOME OF THEM ARE IN FUNNY PLACES i was touring in Czechoslovakia and we came upon a stop sign i stopped both feet down and puled away my friend slowed down and and balanced for a few seconds and pulled away within about two minutes we where pulled and my friend got a on the spot fine over her...
by ShovelHead
Thu Feb 28, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Bike Related Chat
Topic: SERVICE
Replies: 10
Views: 147
Great Britain

SERVICE

HI Thats what i understand about the new oils but i suppose it just a old habit before i would drain the old and fill it back up with flushing oil warm the engine up, then drain that and then put the new oil in but now its a 250ml and you put it into your existing oil warm it up and then drain and t...
by ShovelHead
Thu Feb 28, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Bike Related Chat
Topic: SERVICE
Replies: 10
Views: 147
Great Britain

SERVICE

hi i have just about finished servicing my 1979 HD shovelhead it started out because i had one exhaust gasket blowing . to do this it involves both silencers of all the nice shiny bits that cover the exhaust pipes. rear and front foot boards removed ,then two gaskets put into place. while at it i re...
by ShovelHead
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:21 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mayan's MC
Replies: 12
Views: 189
Great Britain

Mayan's MC

Hi after watching a few news programs on bike gangs in America and Australia it looks to me as most of the bikes are Harley Davidsons and stock bikes maybe a few bobers , not like the images of the 70s I be-leave the Hells Angels only ride HDS A good movie to watch is the LOVELESS,set in the 50s and...
by ShovelHead
Sat Feb 02, 2019 1:06 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: SCAM
Replies: 2
Views: 87
Great Britain

SCAM

Hi receaved a phone call this morning it came up out of area,some one asking for a Mr??? but the surname was wrong i replied no and put the phone down , a minute later it rings again out of area again this time the person had my full name i replied in French then English then the speal of a security...
by ShovelHead
Fri Feb 01, 2019 3:24 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Dark visors
Replies: 6
Views: 190
Great Britain

Dark visors

HI
I use my ray ban aviators and have seen plenty of French riders with dark or tinted visors