January 2, 2019

1 Ride, 2 Wheels

As 2018 winded down, I decided to sell my truck to a friend who needed it more. Now that I ride the Grom daily, the truck sat at home a lot while a friend needed a car. The first thing I did after selling it was order myself a rain suit. Usually if it’s raining…

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December 12, 2018

How Long Will It Take Me To Realize The Battery Is Dead? Turn On Already?! When it is really cold out I use some Oxford hand warmers the missus got me for my birthday. They are awesome, but I also have to remember to turn them off!  Luckily a coworker had a portable jump starter. Was up and running after a few minutes. Was too embarrassed…

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September 24, 2018

New Shoes for the Grom

First it was the chain, then it was the screw in the tire. Lastly, it was a crack. Crack Kills As I was putting on my disc lock, I noticed a crack on my rear tire. It was a tad bigger then the picture lets on. These are the tires that come stock on the…

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August 29, 2018


One of the things that is recommended to carry with you on a motorcycle is a tire plug kit. I’ve been carrying one in my bag for over a year with hopes of never having to use it. The kit comes with plugs, tools to insert the plug into the hole caused by a nail…

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August 16, 2018

Riding Loose On The Grom

Chains. They need to be cleaned, lubed, and tightened. I am learning now that is has to be in that order. I have owned the Grom now for over a year and the one thing I have not been able to do very well is maintain the chain. What happens when you don’t do it…

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July 31, 2018

Rain Ride

In South Texas we can go weeks without rain and weeks with 100+ degree weather so when it rains it seems as though it came out of nowhere. Especially if you don’t follow the weatherman. Someone will think they hear thunder, and the next thing we know it’s going to rain. I ride the Grom…

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July 21, 2017

3 Weeks On The Grom

This week marks three weeks of Grom life. I am loving it! I am also getting a tan, which I’m not to found of,  but hopefully I’ll be getting a riding jacket which help with that and with safety if I take a fall. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1599"] Placing my order[/caption] [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1599"]…

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