Saturday, March 14, 2015

Quick Run

We took the bikes out for a quick run over the

local moors on our usual loop through

Denshaw and

Saddleworth today. I gave the bikes a quick check over and as usual had to pump

Bike Prep.

up all the tires. Helen’s Z1000SX especially had low pressures.

I took out the ZX-9R and then was  going to go for a quick run on the BMW, but luckily I checked it’s MOT status first as it had lapsed. The bikes ran fine and the recent sanding of the discs definitely has helped the braking performance of the ZX-9R. Normally after the winter break the ZX-9R does run a bit rough, but this year after the initial struggle to start it from cold it ran very nice indeed.