1957 Ariel Sq4 MKII
Pretty nice bike!
Issues become apparent.
Motor out of chassis
Bare chassis with issues
Pistons were not sealing. Vapor honed pistons and ready to measure
Valve train gear cleaned, inspected and off to be repaired and machined.
Cylinders. ready for repair, machining, and modifications
Yamaha TZ250 J
Siege Show 2017
Inspecting all parts in the inventory
Water pump needs attention
Water pump cleaned and inspected
38mm Mikuni carbs cleaned, documented, and ready for assembly
Carbs documented, assembled, and safety wired
Radiator needed cooling fin straightening and some attention
For a special client
Original owner bike. Rode it hard and put it away for 25 years
Chassis repaired and powder coated
Motor ready to be installed in the restored chassis.
Many motor and transmission issues
Cases cleaned, vapor honed, and inspected
Top end ready for assembly
Motor restoration. Hydraulics / Electrical / Chassis. Photos to follow
Seized Piston. Other Catastrophic Damage. Full rebuild in order
Vapor Honed upper case
Vapor Honed Cylinder
Cleaned up head
Cases going together. Two counter balancers timed to the crank
Cases together. New Crank and all lower end serviced and repaired
New Piston, Timing chain, and tensioners.
Newly reconditioned head. All bolt holes cleaned and repaired
Complete motor ready for Vintage competition in 2018
Chassis with Motor bottom end
Painted Body Kit
Front wheel restoration.
Rear wheel restoration. New bearings, seals, SS spokes and DID rim
Restoring Carbs. These were the worst set I had ever seen in 40 years
Restoration and modification of forks with Gold Valve Emulators
Hydraulic Master Cylinder Rebuilt and restored
Nice survivor. Client recently purchased at auction.
Maximum Ohms reading should be 5 Ohms. 14.55 was a winner!
Another shop had the bike for 6 months. They performed a carb clean
Carb clean. Really?
Float bowls, along with the rest of the carbs, were never touched. 6 months...
Front forks had leaking seals and deteriorated dust seals taped into place
Old clear coat stripped and Vapor Cleaned.
Hydraulics rebuilt. New seal and Stainless piston. All parts refurbished.