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  1. Suggestions Required for rider jacket for Halloween

    Clothing
    Greetings, Just arrived here, well I need a some suggestion regarding rider jackets for Halloween, I saw some pretty good jackets on Halloween Coupon code 2019, and I pick out 2 jackets pic shown below. Can you guys help me to pick one in these jackets, Which one is best or suitable for Halloween?
  2. rd04 headlight bulbs...

    Africa Twin
    anyone know where to find original bulbs? bayonet type...not h4, led, ebay, wemoto or anyone who seem to think all models use h4. Mot due tomorrow, 4X h4 bulbs arrived yesterday. bollox
  3. XR400 which piston ring goes at the top?

    XR
    My shiny new piston and rings have arrived but which ring goes to the top? There is no edge profile to worry about but one ring clearly has a shiny edge and the other is dull. There is no marking to indicate which is the top either. So lets have a group guess shall we?????? Many thanks. Ben...
  4. At crf 1000

    Africa Twin
    SHE HAS ARRIVED i bought this over the phone from john banks honda thanks to nick for a hassle free sale yep its one off the african twins for little over £9k deliverd today to northern ireland
  5. Stator issue

    Varadero
    Hello friends, just been arrived from a 3200kms trip arround pyrenees. When I got home after 800kms with arround 36degrees, my battery went almost flat. Ive been following the electrical fault-find pdf and the stator at 2500-3000rpm, two phases give me 55volts AC and one 75AC... Also, when I...
  6. Plastic brake pistons?

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi all this is one for the mechanics on here I recently bought e full set of front brake pistons for the TA when they arrived they appeared to be made of plastic probably phenolic with a steel cap there are no instructions with them so I have no idea which way round they should be fitted...
  7. Need a new CDI box.

    Transalp
    The new CDI box I ordered arrived. It does not work. :rolleyes: As soon as I told the seller they refunded straight away. Makes me think this was a cheap Chinese unit. So I still need to get a new CDI box. Anyone in Europe recommend a supplier in Europe that does not sell Chinese "copies" My...
  8. Carb problem.

    Dominator / FMX
    I am still having a problem getting my carb set up right. Jnr arrived today with a couple of plugs for me and I had charged the battery up. A couple of days ago I put a thinnner washer under the carb needle and screwed the idle jet screw so its only 1.5 turns out. I took the bike for spin and...
  9. Kiehin Flatside problem

    Dominator / FMX
    My needle jet arrived from the US of A today so I stripped the carb down and cleaned it. I installed the neeedle and jets but there is a problem. The slide will not close all the way down and I have had it apart but cant seem to suss out whats up. If you look at the following youtube video and...
  10. RD08 Carb inlet rubber

    Dominator / FMX
    My RD08 carb inlet rubber arrived today from Germany , it was only £20 but it was a 34bhp restricted one. A couple of hours with a rasp , file and fine sand paper and a lot of black dust it looks like I got a few more bhp out of the thing. All i need now are the jets and needle for my...
  11. My first TA and all mods

    Transalp
    Hello everybody. I'm from Portugal and my english it's not so good,i hope you can understand what i write. After having a lot of motorcycle a stop some years,because of the family and some months ago i star again with a yamaha xt600,but it's the right bike for me.I would like to have a AT but...
  12. RD04 Caliper Conversion

    Africa Twin
    About four years ago I converted my then, RD04 caliper with a set from a CBR 600F 1995. Apart from the hangers they were a direct fit. I'm trying to make the same conversion with my new RD04 and have just bought another set of the above caliper but they don't fit. The original calipers I...
  13. Transalp 700 engine oil 10/30 or 10/40

    Transalp
    It says in my honda hand book 10/30 or 10/40 engine oil but my hanyes manual has just arrived and it says 10/30, most adds selling oil for tranalp 700 are selling 10/40! Are most of you using 10/40?.
  14. Arrived today!

    Africa Twin
    Tucked up in the garage! :) Now the silly questions start... Came with 3 keys - the large Honda one is obvious, starts the bike, opens the fuel cap & the seat catch; but what do the other 2 do? Any ideas? Also, there's no user manual or service book. Does anyone know if they can be bought...
  15. Low seat woes

    Transalp
    Bit of a saga this, Bought a genuine honda low seat from ebay and when it turned up it had the part no for a std seat 7720 etc so claimed back and returned it. I then bought a low seat from My local honda dealer, it came in a Box with low seat and the 082 part no on it, inside was a std seat...
  16. New screen arrived today.

    Transalp
    Loving this, found on eBay and was a bit of a gamble as Im not that keen on the large Honda screen, anyway it looks great. It was custom made ( for another Transalp owner) but is very similar to the PUIG.
  17. its alive!!

    Africa Twin
    following on from this thread http://www.xrv.org.uk/forums/africa-twin/123657-cdi-gone-methinks.html new CDI from ignitech arrived today plugged it in and ..............:thumbleft::thumbleft::thumbleft::thumbleft::thumbleft: all is good in my RD04 world again, just got to get my reg rec now!!!
  18. RD04 Silencer protector WANTED

    Africa Twin
    Well the secondhand silencer that I bought from Austria has arrived and certainly doesn't look any worse than the photos made it look in the advert. Lets hope it fits........ So, what I need now is (I know, Iknow, want want want....) is the silencer protector. The cage type thing that bolys to...
  19. Urgent advice required regarding wheel

    Africa Twin
    A few of you have been following my thread regarding having my wheels rebuilt by central wheels and the wheel being badly built and them blaming me etc etc. Anyway the have rebuilt my wheel and it's just arrived back and I need to know if I'm being picky but the drill holes on the new rim look...
  20. For Sale: honda tlr200 rear shocks

    For Sale / Wanted
    before ebay gets them...40 squid posted, to a uk address.they are red in colour, decent enough, bought them from ebay an sold the bike before they arrived... they LOOK BENT in the picture but they are NOT,,a think its the optical illusion of the springs.
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