The R6 To-Do List

Since ridable days will be getting a bit more infrequent in the coming months and the weather lately hasn’t been cooperating, I’ve decided it’s time to get going on the improvements and maintenance to my 1999 Yamaha R6.  I traded my 2003 Suzuki VZ800 Marauder for it almost a year ago and only ever got around to de-lowering the rear suspension and front forks.  I couldn’t be happier with it, as it’s a supersport and I had just spent two years on a cruiser.  It’s almost 13 years old at this point, though, and at that age pretty much any bike will need some love.  I have a blog anyway, so why not chart my progress here?  Here’s what I have on my list so far: Continue reading