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Installing short levers on my Honda CBF500

I got an idea to install the shorties on my bike  a while ago.   I thought that will be just a question of ordering them of ebay and a quick install… and it would be the case only if I could get my hands on something that fits my CBF500 2009 ABS version… I spent some time searching and found that my model is unusual enough to be ignored by manufacturers of cheap ebay alu leavers… I even contacted couple of the sellers asking about it…  they said NOT COMPATIBLE…

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CBF500 overheating… cooling system fail

Story:

How it all started

Some time ago my bike started to overheat badly. I realized just in time to prevent engine damage. After further investigation I have found out that the fan stopped working.  I decided to take the bike to the garage. Mechanic established fan is not broken and there is coolant in the system.   Continue reading CBF500 overheating… cooling system fail