Tools & Hardware

/Tools & Hardware
  • Designed to check for air leaks in 2-stroke engines. Includes air pressure gauge, pump-up bulb, fittings and adapters for the RD250/350/400, R5 or DS6/7  twin cylinder 2-stroke motorcycle engines. Packed in a convenient carry satchel, complete with instructions. Made in the U.S.A. Economical price. This is the perfect leak down test kit for the RD350, RD400, R5, and DS7. Kit includes gauge, exhaust port plugs, intake plugs, and a hand squeeze bulb so no external air source is needed. The gauge is very sensitive so that even the smallest leak will be immediately obvious. The exhaust port plugs are quality metal/rubber pieces making blocking off the exhaust ports easy. The kit is complete with instructions and packaged in a neat little case for storage. If you are having a tuning issue or have just pulled an old RD out of long term storage, a leak down test is key!!
  • The Maxima Quick 2 Mix bottle has been calibrated to give you the ability to accurately mix in ratios of 24:1 to 100:1. Simply choose the ratio of oil you wish to use and the amount of gas you are going to mix. Fill oil to the mark corresponding to the amount of gas you will use. For example: To mix 4 gallons of gas at 32:1, fill oil to the 4.0 gallon mark under 32:1 ratio. To mix 6 gallons of gas at 50:1, fill oil to 6.0 gallon mark under 50:1 ratio. etc. The Maxima Quick 2 Mix also features ounce and CC calibrations located on the right side. Use these for you own custom ratios, filling transmission oil, fork oil, etc. Accurate measurement, mixes ounces/cc's/gallons/liters. Convenient Cap keeps inside clean. Durable Polypropylene. Easy to measure. 20oz/592ml plastic bottle.
  • 3/8" Impact Driver. High quality impact driver by Performance Tool. A must have tool for any one working on a Japanese motorcycle. Makes remvoing soft phillips head screws and difficult bolts easy. Applies incredible down force and torque to remove most fasteners without damage.

  • This Brake Bleeder Kit makes bleeding your RD brakes a snap and saves a lot of time and frustration. Durable metal pump quickly removes air, bubbles and gets the lines full of fluid. Multiple use tool for motorcycles, automotive and marine applications. This kit features extra-long 23-3/4" hoses and a myriad of adaptors, which makes this the choice for the professional or for the serious home mechanic. It features an all-metal construction body, heavy-duty pump and protective rubber gauge cover for durability and impact absorption. Comes in a sturdy, protective carrying case.
  • Brake Piston Spreader. Makes brake pad installation easier. Compresses the pistons and pads into the calipers. Simple one-hand installation with durable cast construction.
  • CABLE LIFE AND CABLE CARE KIT - Lube and Lube Tool. Cable Life Minus 70° is a general purpose and cable lubricant. Kit includes lubricant and special fitting tool for lubricating cables.Also for carbs, ignition locks and steering mechanisms. Lubricates and rustproofs with a non-drying film. Cable luber tool lets you inject lube directly into cables while they’re still in place
  • CABLE LUBER TOOL by ProtectAll. Cable Luber allows motorcyclists and snowmobilers to powerinject Cable Life or any similar product into their cables in only five seconds. Cables need not be removed. sold each.
  • Carb cleaner kit by K&L. Perfect for cleaning jets & carb passageways, 14 piece wire set with spiral knurling, comes in its own handy carrying case.
  • Tool Kit for Mikuni Carburetors. Kit includes variety of tools to service Mikuni carbs.
  • Clutch Holding Tool by Motion Pro. Made from medium carbon steel with hardened jaws to hold clutch hubs, flywheels, gears, sprockets, etc. Features 8mm spanner pins, Jaws open up to 5 inches wide, Recommended for square tooth style clutch hubs.
  • Compression Tester by Motion Pro. Designed to check cylinder compression all motorcycles, includes adapter hoses for 10, 12 & 14mm spark plug applications. Features a quick disconnect with a pressure release valve and a 300 psi. gauge. Packed in a convenient carry box, complete with instructions, easy to use
  • Degree Wheel by Motion Pro. Manufactured from .052 thick aluminum with a 6.75 outside diameter and a 6mm center hole. Black anodized finish with easy-to-read numbers. Check or set ignition and/or cam timing. Can be used on 2- and 4-stroke engines.
  • Digital Calipers with metric to SAE converion & case by Performance Tool. Measures outside, inside, depth and step. 0-6 range (0-150mm) with SAE to metric conversion. Large, easy-to-read LCD display. Zero setting at any position within measuring range. Data output socket for interface with computer or printer. Thumbwheel with lock. On/off switch. Chrome satin finish with fine engraved markings. Heavy-duty plastic case keeps caliper safe and clean. Battery included.
  • Dial Gauge timing kit for inspection and adjustment of ignition timing. High quality, high precision instrument by Central Tools. 5.0mm range, .01mm increments, 0-100 sweep reading. This gauge will work with the engine in the frame on RD's, R5, DS7 and most bikes. Includes indicator with easy read yellow face, adapter and 2 threaded extension (contact) rods (1-1/2" & 2"), foam padded box and instructions. This is our recommended timing gauge and the same one we use in the shop. Replacements parts available.
  • Economy Carburetor / Jet cleaner Kit - wires, reamers, & brushes. This kit has everthing you need to clean your carburetor jets and passageways.
    • Wires
    • Reamers
    • Brushes
  • Economy Chain Breaker Tool - easy to use, works great on 520 & 530 chains. Cut your chain quickly and safely. Simply grind the head of the roller pin down flush with the link, then press it out with the tool.
  • Spring Installation tool. Professional quality T-handle spring puller provides a secure comfortable grip for maximum leverage. Allows mechanics to remove exhaust springs as well as other springs in seconds
  • FOLDING METRIC TOOL SET by Cruz Tools. The perfect portable indispensable took kit for under the seat of any metric motorcycle. Fourteen tools in one in a 3.9 oz. package. Made of heat-treated steel and chrome vanadium, they're built to last. Includes 3mm, 4mm, 5mm and 6mm Allen wrenches, slotted and Phillips screwdrivers, socket driver with 8mm, 10mm and 12mm sockets, 13mm and 14mm open-end wrenches, plus three of the most common-sized spoke wrenches. This is the Outback'r by Cruz Tools, a leader in portable motorcycle tool kits.
  • Gear Jammer by Motion Pro. Locks gears in place for easy installation and removal of engine components, clutch baskets, primary gears, etc. Allows tightening of lock nuts to proper torque setting. Works on virtually any motor/engine case. Powerful magnet holds tool in place during use. Made of billet 6061 T-6 aluminum in blue anodized finish. Note: not for use with impact gun.
  • Grease Fittings (Zerk Type). Available in 5mm or 6mm. (6mm for RD/RZ). Zerk type zinc coated grease fitting for most Japanese motorcycles.
  • Test the integrity and strength of your ignition system. Spark gap is adjustable from 0 to 10mm. Measure spark strength. Will test the ignition on most motorcycles, watercraft, ATVs & snowmobiles
  • Iginition Timing Tester - Eliminates the guesswork when timing a points-type ignition. Allows you to concentrate on adjusting the points without having to look at your multi-meter for a reading, just listen for the audible tone to know when your points close. A switch allows for either a light or a tone at the moment of point closure Can also be used as a continuity tester.
  • Inspection Mirror and Pick Up Tool Set. Magnetic pick up tool features a telescoping body that extends 25". Inspection mirror features a telescoping body that extends 18" with dual swivel mount mirror.
  • JIS Cross Head Bits (like Phillips but Japanese Industrial Standard for Japanese Motorcycles) - 1/4" standard shank works in most screwdrivers with interchangeable bits. Vintage japanese bolts are like butter to begin with and get buggered up over the years from using a standard phillps bit which doesn't fill the cross head bolt/screws properaly and often need replacing. Available in sizes #1,#2,#3
  • Master Cylinder Snap Ring Pliers. Allows removal of internal snap rings used in hydraulic master cylinders. Can be used to remove and replace small to medium internal snap rings up to 50mm deep. Applicable to some fork seal retaining rings. By Motion Pro, leaders in motorcycle specific tools.
  • General Purpose Mechanics Gloves, Lycra insert panels between fingers. Snug, form-fitting two way stretch spandex construction. Machine washable, Durable, Breathable synthetic leather palm. Reinforced synthetic leather thumb and fingertips. Smooth surface thumb and index finger contact points. Easy on, elastic cuff, Super Economy Price!
  • A handy pocket-size slide calculator which can be used to determine required jetting changes in Mikuni Carburetors due to climate and temperature changes. The Pocket Tuner is applicable to both single and multi-carburetor applications on two-stroke and four-stroke engines. It also has a guide for determining rich or lean carburetor conditions.
  • Mikuni Carburetor Tuning Manual. Includes complete parts list, functions, maintenance, troubleshooting and parts selection for Mikuni carburetors.
  • Mikuni VM - Air Jet (tap and die) - Convert your pressed in VM air jet to removable type. This kit is also good for chasing/repairing pilot jet thread.
  • Designed to check for air leaks in 2-stroke engines. Includes air pressure gauge, pump-up bulb and most fittings and adapters for single and twin cylinder 2-stroke motorcycle engines. Packed in a convenient carry box, complete with instructions Made in the U.S.A. This tool is avaialble for rent from Economy Cycle $75/$300deposit. Please call if interested 224-430-7971
  • Timing kit for inspection and adjustment of ignition timing; gauge face size 1 1/2". Comes with adapter for air-cooled 2 strokes. Although this is an excellent gauge, we do not recommend it for the RD250/350/400/R5/DS7 as there isn't enough clearance to use the gauge with the engine installed in the frame. For the RD250/350/400/R5/DS7 or any bike with minimal clearance between the frame and spark plug, we recommend the Central Tools Dial Gauge which can be found here http://www.economycycle.com/servlet/the-629/Central-Tools-Dial-Gauge/Detail
  • For use when tuning a motorcycle with the gas tank removed. Includes 4Í of 1/4î fuel line and an in-line fuel petcock. Holds up to 2,000cc or 1/2 gallon of fluid.
  • Jumper cables made specifically for motorcycle and powersports use.
  • Piston Pin Puller Tool. Removes pins from all sizes of pistons. Won't damage piston or connecting rod.
  • Professional grade ratcheting 4mm bullet crimper tool. This crimper allows you to make factory quality bullet electrical connections. The crimper is a professional grade ratcheting tool and far exceeds anything you can buy in auto parts stores. Makes a perfect crimp on bullet connectors every time, the crimp will be stronger than the wire itself for tight secure electrical connection. Unlike most crimpers, this tool applies the exact amount of torque to each crimp and then releases, will not over crimp or under crimp the connection.
  • Ratio Rite Measuring - Makes Premixing Easy •Eliminate mistakes and guesswork when measuring fluids •Tough, translucent polypropylene plastic, Ratio Rite measuring cup makes for perfect measurements every time •Proper premix ratios from 16:1 to 70:1 •Calibrated in cc’s, ounces and pints •Optional Lid allows for easier and safer mixing
  • RD/RZ Clutch Holder Tool

    $24.95
    RD/RZ/R5/DS6/7 Clutch Holder Tool.
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    Rollstand by Hardline. Designed for bikes without centerstands. Wheel positioned in turns easily for cleaning, chain and brake adjustment and other maintenance jobs. Easy one-person operation. No danger of dropping bike. Rollstand has sealed bearings, non-slip backing. Red powder coated finish.
  • Safety Wire - Stainless Steel safety wire in .028 or .032. Spooled in a convenient plastic casing. Perfect size for storage compartment or pocket. Available in two different diameters and lengths. Click add to cart and choose size. .028x120' or .032x75'.
  • Safety Wire Kit. Includes one rapid wire winder, 18 washers and 25' of .032stainless steel wire. Compact, easy-to-use winder winds a perfect braid every time. Washer tabs fold up to grip nut or bolt heads securely. Washer set includes 6mm, 8mm and 10mm washers.
  • Snap Ring Pliers by Motion Pro. Economical pliers easily work with both inside and outside opening snap rings or clips. Includes three extra sets of tips, one additional straight tip and two offset or angle tips. By Motio Pro, leaders in motorcycle specific tools.
  • Spark Plug Wrench - 3 Way 14mm/12mm/10mm. Sold each.
  • 6-IN-1 Spoke Wrench. Fits all standard spokes. By TMV.
  • Terminal Extraction Tool. Perfect high quality terminal extraction tool used for removing spades from all types of terminal blocks. Great for all makes of motorcycles, cars, scooters and other applications. Anodized aluminum body. 6 tools in one, includes 3 rectagular blades, flat blade, fork blade and spring loaded tube for weather pack terminals. By Lisle tools.
  • TALL PORTABLE TIRE CHANGER by Moose. Change tires at a comfortable work height Holds wheel in place during tire change Makes changing tires an easier job Comes with a Reducer Mini Ring Compatible with wheels from 10" & up Breaks Down for easy storage Great for trackside or shop use. Note additional shipping charges required for this item due to weight.
  • Tire Irons/Spoons by Cruz Tools. TirePro Series, 2 Piece forged heat treated steel set will not bend under pressuire as stamped steel irons can. 9" length, sold in pairs
  • Vape Rotor Puller Tool for use with Powerdynamo ignition system. (This part also used for same ignition system sold under the brand names Powerdynamo/MZB)
  • Vessel JIS Crosshead Thru-shank Impact Type Screwdriver Set (#2,#3). This is the correct cross head type screwdriver to use on your Japanese motorcycle. Using a standard Phillips head screwdrive damages the screws and can be difficult to remove. This kit is by Vessle, a leading tool manufacturer in Japan. The kit includes 2 special type JIS screwdrivers (#2,#3), thru shank type which means they work like an impact wrench, seat the head of the screwdriver in the screw, then give the end a whack with a hammer causing the the shaft to rotate (counter clockwise for loosening only). These are the IMPACTA models by Vessle, a must have tool for wrenching on Japanese motorcycles.