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    Outdoor Van Cover

    Unfortunately my Commer (Gertrude) has to live outside but I have a cover by Covercraft of Europe , seems to work well, also have some (3) dehumidifier packs that draw any dampness and can be re used after 10 minutes or so in the microwave !
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    My First Commer camp

    Sorry taken so long abeying 'the law' , hope these are ok ! Ken Bike is 1912 Excelsior (American X) in original paint 30.50cu inch with coaster brake(back pedal) on rear only , single speed with clutch
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    My First Commer camp

    Good luck hope it's an easy and cheap fix !!
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    My First Commer camp

    Presume you have checked the brake fluid and connections ? how old is the fluid , maybe it's gone past its sell by date . Can you see in the resevoir if there is any movement of fluid when pedal pushed !? maybe plunger rubber needs renewing ? Good luck .
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    My First Commer camp

    I don't mind you hi-jacking !
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    My First Commer camp

    Did they go from bad , to you bleeding them then nothing OR just from bad to nothing without any work ??
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    My First Commer camp

    don't be so pessimistic !! always look on the bright side of life !!
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    My First Commer camp

    Thanks , First thing I did , also checked for shorts as battery seemed to go down quick . So bought another battery but same thing ! Have to give good look over when the weather gets a little warmer as have to leave outside (covered) unfortunately ! Keeping batteries charged in garage !
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    My First Commer camp

    My first camp with my new Commer - Veteran M/C weekend July 2020 , easily fitted my 1912 Excelsior in the back . Drive up to Norfolk , about 200miles return , which is about the same as I did on my Excelsior over the two days . I'm used to travelling fairly slow , good thing about driving /...
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