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by Dean-Harris
Thu Apr 04, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander will not idle when hot
Replies: 10
Views: 249

Re: Commander will not idle when hot

Thank you, I do have a manual. It appears to say adjust the idle using the air screws on the inlet manifolds in front of the cards. But my bike just doesn’t seem to respond as it says it should in the manual.
I have a rebuild kit from Andover. I will install that and check for air leaks as suggested.
by Dean-Harris
Tue Mar 26, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander will not idle when hot
Replies: 10
Views: 249

Re: Commander will not idle when hot

Thanks for the advice I will look carefully at the Startrite web site. One point “ I did off to overhaul it” are you from Startrite? If so I have checked my emails and found nothing that said bike was not idling. I would have happily paid for that if it had needed it. We had time constraints so you ...
by Dean-Harris
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:14 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Commander will not idle when hot
Replies: 10
Views: 249

Commander will not idle when hot

Hi, I am a returning commander owner. Had a new one in 1989 and have just bought one again. The bike starts and runs well, pulls great and has amazed a few friends who have modern bikes with how ell it can get a move on. I have cured a few problems one might associate with a bike shipped to Australi...
by Dean-Harris
Sun Nov 25, 2018 1:04 am
Forum: login and say hello!
Topic: New member say hello
Replies: 1
Views: 226

New member say hello

Hi all, I live in NSW Australia and have just purchased a Commander from the UK whichI am shipping to Australia as we speak. I had a Commander in 89 new from Carl Rosner in Croydon. I rode the bike through France and Italy one long lazy summer and enjoyed it immensely. I want to have an interesting ...
by Dean-Harris
Sat Nov 24, 2018 7:56 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander bodywork
Replies: 2
Views: 616

Re: Commander bodywork

Hi are these panels still available.
Thanks
Dean