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  1. 650 front sprocket

    Just changed both sprockets today but the front one (+1 tooth) is slacker on the shaft that the one i took off. As anyone will know who has changed a sprocket the bracket with two bolts to retain the sprocket has to align in the gap on the spline as they do not line up otherwise. Anyone suffered...
  2. Transalp 650 2007 Gear Selector need to re align??

    Hi All Maybe a stupid question im a new rider just bought myself a TA650 love it but the gear selector needs adjusting as its too low for me... ive looked online without much joy as to how to adjust? can anyone help me please? Thank you in advance
  3. Wheel rebuild

    Africa Twin
    Finally got a minute to do this. Warning Just to make sure this warning to everyone, I’m not a professional just like most inmates here I prefer DIY, this my 1st wheel build ever and I want share experience with you lot ! Ok let’s go, 1st thing to do is plenty research how to do job…...
  4. xl600v misfire

    Hello, folks. I need your help on this one. I have an oldie xl600v 1988. In spring I've changed air filter and spark plugs. Done only 2k miles. Few days ago I've done rear cylinder head gasket change. I want to notice, that when I put camshaft back and trying to align camshaft sprocket...
  5. Suspension linkage differences.

    I have been looking into the differences that have been made to the suspension linkages for the Varadero 1000. There is a change to the Triplate & the Connecting rod from pre 2002 models to post 2003. What I am looking for are the measurements for these items. I have the measurements for...
  6. Africa Twin Wikipedia page about to be deleted...

    Africa Twin
    So back in 2006, I created an Africa Twin Wikipedia page. Now in 2016, it's been nominated for "speedy deletion". LOL... And Wikipedia foundation wonder why nobody wants to donate money to their joke organisation..... [TABLE="width: 600"] [TR]...
  7. Acerbis Tank leaking petrol

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All I've fitted an Acerbis tank to NX650 but recently it has a couple of times been leaking petrol from either the overflow pipe or carb!! any thoughts anyone. Last time it emptied itself!
  8. Ordered a suspension collar from France...

    Africa Twin
    ...that Honda have discontinued. Hopefully it's a new old stock part that Bike-Parts-Honda still have in stock, as Ling's just say "contact us" online, and Nick in the Ipswich branch tried to get me one, with no luck. David Silver's haven't got one, CMSNL also list as discontinued, so BPH were...
  9. Wanted: Dominator RD08 front caliper mounting bracket (Brembo)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Dominator RD08 front caliper mounting bracket (Brembo) or complete caliper I am looking for a Brembo mounting bracket for the front caliper on a RD08 Dominator. I am converting my RD02 from the OE Nissin brake to the Brembo set-up as I have read several posts on here that it is a much better...
  10. transalp 650

    looking for PFKL439370 ARM COMP., GEARSHIFT
  11. Electrical 'Balance Sheet' RD-07

    Africa Twin
    Have looked around til I am senseless, but can't find the following for an RD07 What is the power consumption of the following? - ECU, - Fuel Pump, - Ignition coil, - Cooling Fan - Anything else (outside of lights)? I can't seem to find these anywhere....can somebody confirm what these are...
  12. For Sale: Yamaha TT600R (TTR600) - year 2000(W reg) - Essex, UK.

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, I'm selling my much loved year 2000 (W) Yamaha TT600R (TTR600) Kick start and Ohlins suspension version. Just add panniers and it’s adventure ready, great condition, 11 months MOT and Tax valid until Nov 2013. It comes with: Standard fuel tank Acerbis 20ltr fuel tank Metal Mule Rack...
  13. small inconvenience

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi People, have finished my rebuild on the dommie engine new cam chain valve stem seals, new plug, new plug cap and new ht oil new oil filter new air filter I was very careful putting it back together I have noticed although the 3 lines on the camchain sprocket all align correctly as...
  14. Top end rebuild final question

    Dominator / FMX
    Well gentlemen, my engine is back together after fitting my Wiseco piston and re-furbed head and its nice to see my work bench empty for bolts and washers so all is as it should be. I have set my tappets to 10 and 12 thou after lining the T mark up like your supposed to but after I rotate my...
  15. Don't miss out! Only 23 days left!

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi All, A while back I promised to post an update on the HUBB UK, so here I am :) The Horizons Unlimited - HUBB UK event for overland adventure travellers is now less than a month away and final preparations are in full swing. It's set to be the most enjoyable, informative and inspiring event...
  16. Galloway 2013: Reloaded 3rd/4th August 2013

    Austin's Adventures
    Just a placemarker for the second attempt at the Galloway trip for 2013. As far as I know everyone except Mike the Bike is planning on coming on the reloaded event. Please let me know if you cannot now make it otherwise I am assuming you can make it. The campsite is re-booked and they should...
  17. Hi All us again TTB's with another Blog

    Hi All us again TTB's with another Blog if you like take a look. Thanks The TransAlp Tracey Brothers I see the sun!!!!:p will i think? TTB1 (Dan)

    23/03/13 between 0030 0600 some one stole my XR 400 R off my front drive near Dorking in Surrey it was under a cover and locked to a tree. I am gutted; this bike is not worth a fortune in parts or to sell on as a whole .To me it was worth everything I loved this little bike and had spent time...
  19. DROOOOL !

    Africa Twin
    Came across this today. Has the guys arm been ripped off yet ? Les Camper Vans (272) MOTORCYCLES Aermacchi (4) AJS (19) Any (1) Aprilia (12) Ardie (1) Ariel (24) Benelli (28) Bimota (7) BMW (53) Bond (1) BSA (112) Buell (1) Bultaco (7) Cafe Racer (2) Cagiva (2) Can Am (2) Coventry...
  20. paint code for side panels

    got transalp in PB-341P PEARL BLUE and side panels in silver, how i can found the code for that silver???need to paint all.thanks