Mechanical Workshop

6:00 AM wake up. Get ready. Get the chouquettes.

7:15 AM meet my friend, a moto mechanic and give him the chouquettes.

Start to work / learn.

This is the check of the rear brake fluid level.

The brake fluid is somewhat corrosive, rubber seals to watch out for.

Here it’s about tightening the chain.

This requires precision, bad settings can lead to premature wear of some parts.

Lubrication is essential.

Clutch handle.

Retensioned, greased.

And a full cleaning for the end 😉

I was able to assist him with changing his engine oil.

We talked about tubeless tire repairs.

Learning a few techniques is part of the preparation.