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  1. LED Backlit Instrument Panels?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, Hope you're enjoying the festive season. Wondering if anyone has replaced the standard bulbs on the instrument panels to LED? I find my instrument panels quite dark, so I'm considering upgrading the bulbs to bright white LEDs to make them stand out more. Many thanks, Dar
  2. A few questions

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, well i've done it, i picked up my first 1998 @ yesterday:wav:, and set of home, did a 40 mile testing ride b4 I stopped and checked it over, then set off for my 170 mile trip home, everything was fine untill it lost power and stopped on the motorway:(, (no rattles or anything) tried...
  3. RaidXreme Project #2 : Semi Automatic Roadbook

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi everyone, With kind permission of the owners I'm gonna be posting some current projects on here that RaidXtreme are working on with a view to finding out who's interested if we make these projects sellable and especially if anyone has any ideas for either the current projects or any new...
  4. todays top tip

    Transalp
    ok, get on bike tuesday and notice lcd clock is very faint, as i get halfway to work lcd goes blank, but still backlit! :? our biking "hero" (me!) phones local dealer(kawasaki,suzuki,triumph) who have no idea what problem may be and suggest i bring it in. hero decides to phone honda specific...
  5. Bike clock - in the dark.

    Accessories
    The 600TA doesn't have a clock, so I've been using an old analogue wristwatch lashed onto the handlebars. This is fine except at night. In winter when I ride to work I want to have something that is visible all the time in the dark, without me having to press an illumination button, etc. So...
  6. Grrrh! Speedo problems....

    Africa Twin
    I suspected it might happen again when I realised that the nylon worm gear in the speedo gearbox dies because the two bearing washers it sits on either wear away or corrode, and that my two washers are already paper thin. Still, I'd have liked to have had more than 1000 miles out of that £20 +...
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