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New from New Jersey

Started by Steve knecum, May 25, 2024, 06:20:11 PM

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Steve knecum

What's up Gentlemen, Steve from NJ USA.  Race engine builder and land speed racer.  Greetings


Welcome Steve, what brings you here? What got you hooked on the FJ?
The glass is not half full, it was engineered with a 2X safety factor.

'86 Ambulance - Bent frame, cracked case, due for an overhaul
'89 Stormy Blue - Suits my Dark Side

Pat Conlon

Welcome Steve, what are you currently working on? Cheers Pat
1) Free Owners Manual download:
2) Don't store your FJ with E10 fuel
3) Replace your old stock rubber brake lines.
4) Important items for the '84-87 FJ's:
Safety wire:
Fuel line:


For those here in FJ-land who don't know of Steve Knecum - one of his race engines powered the fastest sit-on motorcycle ever - 311 mph with the late great Bill Warner.

Steve - do you have any idea how many records your engines have set?


Welcome!   :good2: p


Welcome to the Forum  :hi:

I'm not the fastest FJ rider, I am 'half-fast', the fastest slow guy....

2008 VFR800 RC46 Vtec
1996 VFR750 RC36/2
1990 FJ1300 (1297cc) Casper
1990 VFR750 RC36/1 Minnie
1989 FJ1200 Lazarus, the Streetfighter Project
1985 VF500F RC31 Interceptor


Welcome in Steve,

Here's hoping to see some pics of your bike.......we love photographs here  :sarcastic:

'89 FJ 1200 3CV - owned from new.
'89 FJ 1200 3CV - no engine, tank, bike for the future.
'88 FJ 1200 3CV - complete runner 2024 resto project
'88 FJ 1200 3CV - became a race bike, no longer with us.
'86 FJ 1200 1TX - sold to my boss to finance the '89 3CV I still own.