MotoHouston.com MotoHouston.com
Register Members List Member Map Media Calendar Garage Forum Home Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MotoHouston.com > General Discussion > Taking it to the Track
Forgot info?

Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!

Register Today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.


FREE MH Decals by MAIL!

Advertisement

Reply
Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 01-26-2009, 05:16 PM   #1
mekrew
naaaaaw i sayin
 
mekrew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Feedback Rating: (4)
Posts: 9,778

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 10+






Member Garage





Send a message via AIM to mekrew
track season prep ... whats left on your list

so what does everyone have left on their list to get ready for another year of trackdays ?

for me its ...
1. get valves checked
2. dial suspension in
3. change oil etc
4. possibly find a trailer

THEN its go time ....
mekrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
and whats better then dove!? BOW SEASON!! bunxx Off Topic 21 10-06-2009 03:36 PM
Track Day Prep 3/29/09 ryanp77 Ridesmart Motorcycle School 15 03-28-2009 12:29 AM
Pre-riding season bike prep? Blue91 General Discussion (Moto Related) 10 03-26-2009 12:19 PM
Bike Prep for Winter / Off Season cdill35 Taking it to the Track 12 02-03-2009 10:21 PM
Advertisement
Old 01-26-2009, 05:18 PM   #2
MudBug
Banned
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Most northern tip of the southside
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 20,878

Experience: 6 years
Trackdays: 6

Bike(s):
1994 kawi zx7
1991 DR250



Member Garage





User is banned

.
MudBug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:19 PM   #3
JDUB
Senior Member
 
JDUB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Pearland
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 4,335

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2006 GSXR-600 SOLD
2006 GSXR-1000 TrackWhore SOLD
HD 93 FLFTS Custom SOLD
HD 09 FXDC (KIA) :(
HD 2015 FLHX-S






I cheated Mekrew...took my one theezie to Motorcycles Unlimited! I can't wait! Lookin for a trailer too maybe this year!
__________________
CFFC-F.E.E.U.

I like my women like I like my tires...HOT and STICKY!
JDUB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:22 PM   #4
MudBug
Banned
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Most northern tip of the southside
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 20,878

Experience: 6 years
Trackdays: 6

Bike(s):
1994 kawi zx7
1991 DR250



Member Garage





User is banned

.
MudBug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:23 PM   #5
JDUB
Senior Member
 
JDUB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Pearland
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 4,335

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2006 GSXR-600 SOLD
2006 GSXR-1000 TrackWhore SOLD
HD 93 FLFTS Custom SOLD
HD 09 FXDC (KIA) :(
HD 2015 FLHX-S






Quote:
Originally Posted by MudBug View Post
what are you going to do for a rider?
Find a fast one and let him roll! I ain't fast enuff!
__________________
CFFC-F.E.E.U.

I like my women like I like my tires...HOT and STICKY!
JDUB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:24 PM   #6
hondarider77
Senior Member
 
hondarider77's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Cypress
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 3,136

Experience: 10+ years

Bike(s):
2007 cbr1000rr
2005 crf450r
2005 crf150f
2005 crf150f tarded
2008 r6






Send a message via AIM to hondarider77
1. get a bigger ramp
2. get leathers
hondarider77 is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:28 PM   #7
RoadracerNC
Former Dragon Slayer
 
RoadracerNC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Pearland
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 7,250

Experience: 8 years
Trackdays: 10+











Send a message via AIM to RoadracerNC
Win the lottery
__________________
"The liberties of none are safe, unless the liberties of all are protected." -Justice William O. Douglas
NewSig2 1
RoadracerNC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:32 PM   #8
HoustonGixxer
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Feedback Rating: (17)
Posts: 5,225

Experience: 8 years
Trackdays: 10+






Member Garage





1. Change oil
2. replace chain
3. Get bike painted
4. Get a new trailer and sell my old one.
5. New rubber
6. new brakes prolly
HoustonGixxer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:35 PM   #9
JDUB
Senior Member
 
JDUB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Pearland
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 4,335

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2006 GSXR-600 SOLD
2006 GSXR-1000 TrackWhore SOLD
HD 93 FLFTS Custom SOLD
HD 09 FXDC (KIA) :(
HD 2015 FLHX-S






Quote:
Originally Posted by HoustonGixxer View Post
1. Change oil
2. replace chain
3. Get bike painted
4. Get a new trailer and sell my old one.
5. New rubber
6. new brakes prolly
really? anything special?
__________________
CFFC-F.E.E.U.

I like my women like I like my tires...HOT and STICKY!
JDUB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:41 PM   #10
HoustonGixxer
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2007
Feedback Rating: (17)
Posts: 5,225

Experience: 8 years
Trackdays: 10+






Member Garage





Quote:
Originally Posted by JDUB View Post
really? anything special?
I dunno yet. Im still trying to figure something out thats practical in price but looks badass!

Speakin of which....got any ideas????
HoustonGixxer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:43 PM   #11
BigComfy
Senior Member
 
BigComfy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: under a rock
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 24,321

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
SV1k (sold)
CRB6 Track Bike (sold)
Daytona 1200 (parted)
1st Gen FZ1 (sold)
1st Gen SV650 (sold)

Member Garage


Get bike.
__________________
"I haven't seen the crash, but I think Marc needs to be penalized for two or three seasons! Until I stop racing!"-VR46
BigComfy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:44 PM   #12
JDUB
Senior Member
 
JDUB's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Pearland
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 4,335

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2006 GSXR-600 SOLD
2006 GSXR-1000 TrackWhore SOLD
HD 93 FLFTS Custom SOLD
HD 09 FXDC (KIA) :(
HD 2015 FLHX-S






Quote:
Originally Posted by HoustonGixxer View Post
I dunno yet. Im still trying to figure something out thats practical in price but looks badass!

Speakin of which....got any ideas????
Anything Tony does!!! But i know what ya mean...I rock the black and white!
__________________
CFFC-F.E.E.U.

I like my women like I like my tires...HOT and STICKY!
JDUB is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 05:44 PM   #13
logan5
Senior Member
 
logan5's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Friendswood
Feedback Rating: (5)
Posts: 5,805


Bike(s):
2001 SV 650 (my track ), 2005 SV 650s









lose weight so you can fit back into your leathers.
__________________
Ben Franklin once told us that “The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.”
"Blessed are the young for they shall inherit the national debt" Herbert Hoover
logan5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:11 PM   #14
roja
Roger
 
roja's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Oakforest
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 207

Experience: 5 years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2003 CBR F4i
SV650 (Track)



Member Garage





Send a message via MSN to roja
1. Do a overall check up on the bike...oil, tires,etc
2. Search for a trailer.
2. Buy EZ Up.

I'm getting those track day jitters...need my fix soon!!
__________________
"COME AND TAKE IT"
roja is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:14 PM   #15
S_M_J82
Prime Time!!!
 
S_M_J82's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Hutto TX
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 3,409

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+


2003 kawasaki z1000








Send a message via AIM to S_M_J82
1. trade off my marchisini wheels for some stock ones, if not fast enough get some rubber for them.
2. install new pads and rotors on bike
3. over all general maintenance!
4. then ride the out of it!
__________________
just trying to get by!
S_M_J82 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:44 PM   #16
cdill35
717
 
cdill35's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Cypress
Feedback Rating: (5)
Posts: 9,585

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2014 Phoenix 921 Pro XP w/ Merc 250 ProXS
11 Yam Zuma 125
Specialized Stumpy







oil change.
find good trailer.
cdill35 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:47 PM   #17
mekrew
naaaaaw i sayin
 
mekrew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Feedback Rating: (4)
Posts: 9,778

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 10+






Member Garage





Send a message via AIM to mekrew
sounds like its going to be a battle for trailers on craigslist
mekrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:53 PM   #18
cyrick21
RIP Coach Dave
 
cyrick21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Spring
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 1,529

Experience: 2 years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
1999 Yamaha R1 (Sold)
2005 Yamaha R6 (Track)
2006 Suzuki GS500F (Sold)


Member Garage





Send a message via Yahoo to cyrick21
Need a Trailer
Put a hitch on the car
Track Bike (pending)
Pit Bull Stands

Almost finished
__________________
R.I.P Coach Dave 04/05/09
signaturecoachdavecopy


http://cyrick21.mybrute.com/
cyrick21 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 06:59 PM   #19
lbjasonc
Doin it big!
 
lbjasonc's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: alief
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 5,873


Bike(s):
06 gsxr1Theezy









i just ordered ss lines *waitin for the mailman!*
upgrade brake pads
buyin leathers this weekend
explain to the gf that i'm addicted, and she won't be seein me on the weekends this year
__________________
headerbgbn7
lbjasonc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-26-2009, 07:04 PM   #20
matemike
Grip it 'n' Rip it!
 
matemike's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Rosharon
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 3,070

Experience: 5 years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
2007 GSXR 750
2007 GSXR 600...tracked out



Member Garage


1. install stainless steal brake lines
2. get new chain
3. change rear brake pads (although i hardly use them)
4. put the pazzo's back onto my track bike
5. load up the bike and GOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!
__________________
Slow is smooth..smooth is fast
matemike is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Advertisement


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:13 PM.


MotoHouston.com is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy