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  1. Coolant hose replacement advice

    Africa Twin
    I would like to replace my coolant hoses on my RD03. Honda parts are NLA. I was reviewing threads about the Samco or other aftermarket hoses and found threads that stated that some hoses were incorrectly sized. Those hose kits are pretty dear. Can't see paying that much for parts that are...
  2. So I fitted a new regulator.......

    Transalp
    My ‘93 Transalp 600 was putting out 16 volts when I bought it a few months ago, and had had some meltdown in the distant last. It had an Electrexworld reg/rec on it. This morning I fitted a brand new aftermarket reg/rec to it. Wired it up, mounted it on a nice alloy heat sink plate of my own...
  3. For Sale: Varadero 1000 SD1 Honda Luggage set Panniers Topbox Racks

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD £150 A complete set of Honda luggage for 99-02 (carb) Varadero boxes, racks and fittings removed from 99 Varadero XL1000V. The Honda panniers tuck in closer than most aftermarket boxes of the similar capacity and the pannier racks fit closer around the silencers. The topbox has the Honda...
  4. Honda FMX 650 / dominator / etc... exhaust question

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi. I have bought an FMX. Currently I have more important problems solve with it, but in future I would like to at least upgrade exhaust + carb jet + air filter. I have done exhaust manual rework for my suzuki gs500 in past. I just cut off old can and welded new straight can onto it. Also...
  5. XR250 front brake callipers

    XR
    Having refurbished my rear brake callipers on my 1996 XR250R, I though the front callipers would be the same ..... BUT alas not. I discovered phenolic pistons in the front callipers ? Am wondering if they’re worth re-using, as i’ve never come across phenolic pistons before and I was...
  6. For Sale: For Sale - 2002 XRV750 Spares or Repairs - sold as seen.

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    XRV750 September 2002, 60k milage, MOT til Feb 2020 Bike is in Welham Green, near Hatfield Hertfordshire, just north of South Mimms Services on the M25. Bodywork not bad, no broken tabs or cracks. Tank is good, some small chips around the filler. There must be some marks, after all, the bike is...
  7. Xrv750 rd07a cdi

    XR
    Hi Everyone, My XRV750 CDI (rd07A) is giving probs.. the silicon melted off.. Am looking for a aftermarket replacement as the Honda original part seems very exp. i tried rugged roads as well, part not avaliable... Any recommendations? Thanks guys! :o
  8. Rear shock RD04: Rebuild or cheap aftermarket?

    Africa Twin
    The rear shock on my RD04 is really harsh at holes and bumps, and it goes thru the whole bike. Its feels like the compression damping is too hard. I have tried to adjust it, but I can’t feel any difference. I have 30 mm free sag, and 70 mm rider sag, so the spring should be ok. (from the...
  9. Rear Spring Rate RD02

    Dominator / FMX
    Morning all, Does anyone know the standard spring rate for the rear shock? Or has anyone fitted an aftermarket shock and know what the spring rate is for their set-up? Thanks Sent from my LG-D855 using Tapatalk
  10. Replace rear shock with another one from another Model

    Varadero
    Hello guys , i was just wondering if anyone tried to replace the rear shock from another model Honda/Yamaha..etc ? the aftermarket is too expensive and new OEM as well . i see a lot of good rear shocks in good condition and cheap as well from other bikes any idea ? thanks speaking about...
  11. Aftermarket Fuel pump

    Varadero
    Hi lads, has anyone tried these fuel pumps on ebay? https://www.ebay.ie/itm/FOR-HONDA-XL1000-XL1000V-XL-1000-V-VARADERO-1998-2013-FUEL-PUMP-OUTSIDE-TANK/222986828731?hash=item33eb0cfbbb:g:COYAAOSwl9BWJ3Lx Whats the verdict? worth a try? thanks in advance:o:thumb:
  12. sidestand foot

    Africa Twin
    I know there are aftermarket feet to enlarge the sidestand footprint, but my foot has disintegrated. Is there some kind off slide on option for a foot or do I nned to get it weelded?
  13. Couldn't resist.....Laser Pro duro

    Transalp
    I promised myself I'd not go for an aftermarket pipe........but I spotted a Pro duro on Ebay recently, that was in good nick, local and the Gent selling it seemed genuine, so I bought it. I think it's actually for a Tenere, but I factored making up a new link pipe in with my offer. As far as I...
  14. Arrow exhaust manifolds

    Africa Twin
    Hi i was looking at my exhaust which is in good condition (from what i can see) but i was looking for alternative SS options are arrow the sole manufacturer of aftermarket manifolds ? Also if you have one are there any benefits over standard ? Weight ,performance etc
  15. indicator flashing speed

    Africa Twin
    Hi, my newly bought RD07a has aftermarket indicators on it and they flsh quickly like normal one would if a bulb was out. Is there some way I can get around this withutnhaving tomsource some originals?
  16. topbox advice

    Africa Twin
    picked up my new steed today and need some advice regarding a topbox. I will be using the bike to commute 70 miles each day, so will want my stuff off my back. There is an aftermarket rear mudguard and plate on the bike but the bar will impeed having a topbox and the plate bends up at the end...
  17. Wanted: Transalp 700 bar ends wanted

    For Sale / Wanted
    As it says really, one of my bar ends has gone AWOL, they were aftermarket things which I didnt really like anyway. Looking for a pair of standard ones if anyones got them spare, cash waiting etc
  18. For Sale: RD07a USED & NEW PARTS Look Into

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have to make some room in my cellar. Just collecting all the time. But now its time to sell some stuff: Front Lights Left Side Panel 1996 (NEW, never used, OEM, original package) Front & Side Panels (Used, somewhere broken but good as spare, Fully Functional) 2X Rear MudGuard (not clean...
  19. RD03 (650) Brake Discs - Where to find replacments

    Africa Twin
    A bit of advice/help would be gratefully received here. I'm trying to find front and rear discs for the XRV 650. I haven't had much luck finding anything good, my primary concern is most aftermarket discs are a single piece, where the OEM appear to be floating (perhaps due to a risk of...
  20. Wanted: Honda XR600r Exhaust!

    For Sale / Wanted
    As above looking for a aftermarket complete exhaust for a 1996 Honda xr600r, cash waiting,thanks!
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