Why Is Gas Leaking From The Carburetor (Boom Vader Motorcycle)?

Boom Vader Motorcycle, with drain pan underneath.

One of the common questions asked soon after getting your new Boom Vader motorcycle built and riding is why gas is leaking from the carburetor. Yes, this is a common problem with the little Grom Clone bike. The stock carburetor has some inherent issues, and we can start from the most common gas leaking causes … Read more

Boom Vader (Grom Clone) Front Sprocket Upgrade Considerations.

Boom Vader Motorcycle Front Sprocket, Size 17t.

I was unimpressed when I tested my Boom Vader’s top speed with the stock setup( Stock Boom Vader’s Top Speed Test ). I expected more speed, but I didn’t get it, so I figured I would change this Grom Clone’s gearing and be off with it. However, some front sprocket upgrade considerations need to be … Read more

How To Check Motorcycle Oil Level On The Boom Vader – FAQ

Boom Vader motorcycle out for a ride, look at new exhaust and muffler.

You need some clarification if you read the Boom Vader motorcycle owner’s manual in the how to check motorcycle oil level section. The original language was run through a poor translator. Following the manual, I will tell you what I did and how I checked the motorcycle oil level in my Boom Vader bike. Checking … Read more

Boom Vader Exhaust Gasket Size – FAQ

Boom Vader Motorcycle Exhaust Crush Gasket.

When I was looking to do exhaust mods( First Boom Vader 125 (A Grom Clone) Exhaust Mod! ) and exhaust upgrades( Basic Boom Vader Exhaust Upgrade Instructions ), I knew the exhaust gasket on the Boom Vader was a one-time use, like the TaoTao TBR7 Exhaust Gasket( TaoTao TBR7 Exhaust Gasket Mystery ). I ordered … Read more