To paraphrase the iconic Spice Girls, if you wanna understand the motorcycle basics, you gotta get with Ryan F9. The good-natured Canadian folks at FortNine have been putting together some of the most interesting and well-produced motorcycling videos for beginners, experts, and everyone in between for quite some time now. And every time they drop a new one, it’s always a stop-what-you’re-doing-and-watch moment. This most recent video sees the flannel-clad lad tearing a small vintage Suzuki limb from limb in the interest of education.
Ryan has done this before, but in reverse, a few years ago with a busted KLR650 rebuild. A place for each piece, and each piece in its place. Fancy stop motion and off-camera wrenching make it look easy. For something as simple as this old carbureted, drum-braked, cable-operated Suzuki, however, it might actually be as easy as it looks. There’s not much