From:CJ e-mail:Mathsci-A-hotmail.com
Subject:RE: RE: RE: RE: RE: eBay Ad Date:Sun Jun 8 01:09:16 2014
Response to:19591
I KNEW there was a reason it only made five and a half horsepower! No
two piece racing valves...

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Weren't the original intake valves 2-piece models ???

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Proof positive the 125 Hummers, along with the 165's, came in a four-
stroke model. Here is a very rare set of intake valves! (obviously for the
dual ported racing models). http://www.ebay.com/itm/1-pc-Stainless-Steel-
Intake-Valves-Harley-Pan-Head-/310871324871?
pt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&fits=Make%3AHarley-
Davidson|Model%3AHummer&hash=item48615ff8c7&vxp=mtr

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I wish I'd known - I've wasted a whole lot of money on oil over the years!

I bought an Echo SRM-200 string trimmer way back in 1986. I would fill a 1-
gallon gas can, and add in the oil as soon as I got home. One day, in 2006,
I didn't, and it didn't whack too many more weeds before the piston seized.
I was quite angry at myself - it probably would have lasted another 20
years.

Backyard Bob explained (and perhaps I'm not repeating it correctly) that the
surface of modern aluminum cylinders is somehow impregnated with
silicone, and once you scuff the cylinder, you throw it away. I tried to fix it,
but ultimately my beloved SRM-200 went in the trash.

Back in 1948, they hadn't invented much of anything, so Hummers can be
re-bored and re-ringed.

I've never driven a Hummer without oil. I suspect you might be able to start
it up and drive it around the block at 20 mph without causing major
damage. Well, apparently this guy has!










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Always Great to Learn something new. Or Not.
I wonder where he came up with that info.?
First 4 Stroke Hummer. Or First Oil Injected Hummer.
I think not.

He also states, he has only driven 25mph. So maybe no damage yet?

Question for the HUMMER PRO's?
How long can you drive a Hummer Without any 2Stroke Oil?
Miles or Time?
This should bring out a few good stories.




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I was looking at this ad and discovered something i didn't know -

"This is a 165 motor. The easiest way to tell is that the 125 requires a
gas/oil mix and the 165 which this bike is, only gas."

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=111372859112

WOW....