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Roadside repairs. (Stelvio Pass).

Roadside repairs. (Stelvio Pass).

On the way down from the Stelvio pass , disaster struck !!!!

My trusted Honda "Africa Twin" (83,000 miles) started making the most horrendous noise. I thought a tow truck was going to be the order of the day. However after a bit of "roadside" investigations it turned out that one of the spark plugs had unscrewed and blown out (it couldn't have been tightened properly at the last service).

So an hour taking off the luggage, the fairing and petrol tank, two minutes putting the spark plug back (and tightening it) and we were back on the road.

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Photo taken @ Trafoi on 9 June 2014 (© Neil. Moralee / Flickr)

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