The best thing to clean chrome is regular chrome polish and "00" steele wool. The double 0 will not sctatch the chrome but it will remove everything including surface rust and some bluing. Never use car wax on exhaust. Eventually it will turn yellow. Chrome polish will keep it looking great if you don't let it get too bad before polishing. Keep it clean or you'll be buying new replacements!
You can also try an all in one product called "Nevr-Dull" from Eagle One. It's a wadding polish that comes soaked in petroleum distillates. Does a great job cleaning and polishing chrome & metals without scratching. I picked it up at my local auto supply store.
If you hadn’t gone into the field you did, what second career would you have chosen?
I’ll start off this thread by mentioning I would have chosen automotive designing, including concept vehicles and motorcycles. I would finish my tests in grade school and draw on the back of the tests some sort...
Ok guys statistics say that being a motorcycle owner
you will eventually lay your bike over. Lets here everyone's
stories on how it went down. I'll start.
Was cruising out in the country and was coming up to a stop sign.
I slowing rolled up to the sign planning on making a right hand turn.
just came upon an interesting question based on a vehicle spotted by member M'Lady. what constitutes a motorcycle?
wikipedia: a two or three wheeled motor vehicle.
webster's: a vehicle with two wheels that is powered by a motor and that can carry one or two people
they can't even agree...
We all modify our bikes. Might be a custom paint job, maybe a seat swap, removing windshield, adding light, etc. Could be something big or a something minor, what is you favorite thing you've done to your bike and why.
For me with my 1100 it was the Cobra full exhaust with addition of pods...