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How to Test your Motorcycle Charging System

How to test the charging system of a motorcycle - alternator/stator coil, regulator/rectifier, and battery.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Motorcycles
Featured

That New Old Bike — The Ducati 999

Ducati 999 — An old, oft-maligned bike, that I (and many) actually happen to love.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
9 min read
Life

Making Tartine's Chocolate Mousse Cake at Home

A brief departure from motorcycles and general mayhem... how to make the best cake in the world, Tartine's Chocolate Souffle Cake.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
6 min read
Motorcycles

Rent to Buy —  A Better Way to Sell Privately

A proposal for a better way to sell a used motorcycle privately — rent it out, and then sell it at a discount.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
6 min read
Motorcycles For Sale, Motorcycles

For Sale — Ducati 900SS Full Fairing (Lismore, Australia)

A Yellow Ducati 900SS Full Fairing for sale in Lismore for only A$6100.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
3 min read
Motorcycles

Is riding a motorcycle exercise?

Is motorcycling exercise? Would you rather go for a run, do deadlifts, attend a fitness class, or go for a ride? The answey may disappoint you... but it's not all bad.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Motorcycles

How to Upgrade the Clutch on a Hypermotard/Hyperstrada 821

How to fix the grabby clutch on the Ducati Hypermotard/Hyperstrada 821 by either replacing the clutch pack or adding an anti-judder kit.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
14 min read
Motorcycles

Understanding Fuel Injection Open Loop and Closed Loop

How closed-loop and open-loop modes work in motorcycle fuel-injection systems, and how it relates to your ECU.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read
Motorcycles

Honda CBR600RR Model History from 2006 to Now

The Honda CBR600RR — model history, buyers guide, and what to look for in a used CBR.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
11 min read
Business

Why We Use Ads

Sometimes people answer (or complain) about ads. Here's why we use them: for freedom (, baby).
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
5 min read
Motorcycles

An Ordinary Rider's Review of the Harley-Davidson LiveWire

How I rode my first Harley-Davidson AND my first electric motorcycle... by renting it on Twisted Road. A view from the perspective of an "ordinary rider".
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
10 min read
Motorcycles

Buying Used Motorcycles — Five Signs of a Great Example

Five things to look for in any motorcycle ad that indicate it's a really good value buy.
Dana Hooshmand
Dana Hooshmand
7 min read