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  1. XR250RJ 1988 shock rebuild?

    XR
    Has anyone rebuilt the rear shock on the '88? There doesn't appear to be a rebuild 'kit' out there? Anyone done it? Thanks in advance.
  2. For Sale: Right cover from XRV650 RD03

    For Sale / Wanted
    For AT XRV650 RD03 mod.1988-1989. Original colors and sticker never painted before. It has a crack but it is well soldered as you can see in the pics. Pr.160 Euro.-
  3. For Sale: XRV650 RD03 carbs

    For Sale / Wanted
    Carbs from AT XRV650 RD03 mod.1988-1989. In very good condition. Pr:250 Euro.- Location:Creta, Greece
  4. Original choke cable

    Dominator / FMX
    does any1 know where I can get the original choke cable assembly for a 1988 nx650? is there a way to eliminate this. For example just plug the portion of the carburetor?
  5. Wanted: 1988 XR600R barrel and piston

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hoping someone can help as unfortunately 'she' developed a taste for piston rings and has left me up the creek. If anyone can help out with barrel & piston or even consider an entire engine - any help appreciated. thanks
  6. low-ish miles Alp on ebay

    Transalp
    HONDA TRANSALP 600V 1988 WHITE | eBay full luggage, 34,000 miles interesting....
  7. Wanted: XRV750 RD04 headlights wanted

    XRV Swap Shop
    Imported a 1988 RD03 now need UK spec headlights for mot, do RD04 headlights fit ? Can anybody help
  8. XL600RM carbs 1988

    XL
    Hi does anyone have a copy of the workshop manual for this bike? I need info on the carbs and was wondering if a copy could made of the carb section of it for a small fee? Any help greatfully recieved
  9. RD04 Compatible brakes

    Africa Twin
    Found this list. May be of use to some of you. CBR400 RG/RH (NC23)** 1986 - 1987 CBR400 RRK/RRJ/RRK (NC23)** 1988-89 VFR400 RG (NC21)** 1986 VFR400 RH (NC24)** 1987 VFR400 Z** 1986-89 CB600 FSY/FS1/FS2 HORNET** 2000-03 CB600 SY FY/F2 - F4** 2000-04 CBF600 2004 -*2007*** CBR600 F3*** 1995-98...
  10. kickstart for 1988 Dominator

    Dominator / FMX
    Are kickstarts for Dominators(1988 still available? I have looked on various sites and drawn a blank. Looking for one as backup more than anything, looked on evilbay/gumtree but none available If you know of anyone wanting to part with it would appreciate a call Dave
  11. promo video xrv650 1988

    Africa Twin
  12. Africa Twin 650 revs rpm

    Africa Twin
    My AT xrv650 1988 is riding merrily but i just met an AT 750 owner. Surprise! At 100k/hr (60mph) the 750 is revving at 5000, mine the 650 at 3500. The 650 sprockets are standard 16/49. Anybody who knows if this is ok?
  13. NX/XRL carb Q

    Dominator / FMX
    hello eveyrone, couldt find anything usefull so im here asking for your help:) http://www.ebay.com/itm/Carburetor-Rebuild-Kit-Gaskets-Honda-NX650-Dominator-1988-1989-/251310364182?pt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&vxp=mtr&hash=item3a8343d616...
  14. Another zebra RD03 gets a long-overdue restoration/rebuild...

    Africa Twin
    Background: In 2007 I was lucky enough to find a 1988 XRV650 in Oregon, USA with ~43k km on the clock. I bought it and took it to college with me thinking it'd be a great project bike to work on inmy down time. Welp, turns out university requires time and effort (Mechanical Engineering) and the...
  15. RD03 Carb Tube Question

    Africa Twin
    Just about finished with my restoration (stay tuned for the full story). In fact, I should be starting up the bike today for the first time since disassembling it 6 months ago. At the moment, I am puzzled...can anyone tell me where the tubes labeled as 15 and 17 lead to? I think the are...
  16. My RD03 thread

    Africa Twin
    So I bought this RD03 which is (according to the previous owner) a 1988 model (I don't know really - can anyone advise from the picture?). Price was OK, same for the test ride. Engine is very smooth and silent, starts in a blink. The bike seems to be overall in quite a good condition, 48 000 km...
  17. 750 Africa Twin clutch plates same on 600cc Transalp?!??

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys Having changed the clutch plates of my 1988 pd06 XL600V Transalp on the side of a Siberian track this summer and also had the same situation on a 1987 TA in Morocco a few years back, can anyone confirm if the clutch and friction plates are the same or different to the ones on my 1995...
  18. Varadero & the fitting of a 17” front wheel.

    Varadero
    Hi, here we go, I have been wanting to try this for quite a while now, here's how I am going about it. So far so good. Firstly, the dimensions I am looking for are disc to disc (outer) spacing of 130mm & 296mm disc diameter. These measurements are essential. I have purchased a CBR 1100...
  19. New to the African Twin

    Africa Twin
    Hi. I have just bought a 1988 Africa Twin with 56000km on the clock. I am not new to biking but am to the Africa Twin. I think it's is in good nick, but would welcome any advice re some of the issues I've started to note. I'll post some images and start asking questions, if that's alright. I...
  20. Wanted: Transalp/Africa Twin CDI unit

    For Sale / Wanted
    Anyone got a CDI unit for a Transalp 600 any model between 1987 - 1994 Or a Africa Twin RD03 1988 - 1989 Thanks
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