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  1. Transalp
    My 700 Alp has now been gone for 4 months and during a clean out of the garden shed I came across the original cat box that I removed. I also have the Honda touring screen that came with the bike. If anyone is interested in taking these off my hands then they are yours for free. They will need...
  2. Transalp
    This applies to a 2011 model XL 700V. It has gone 53000 km. The problem started at about 50000 km. Is there anyone in Norway who has had the same symptoms? Or is it a Reodor Felgen out there who has some smart input? I posted this last year and got some tips, but without result. Have gone in and...
  3. For Sale / Wanted
    Brackets for auxiliary fan are back in stock. You can now run two fans. Ideal for sand and mud riding in hot climate. You can spot weld them or use a special aluminum glue. 50$ cad a set. Includes bolts. Only 20 sets available.
  4. Transalp
    Hi I'm on a 2003 650 Transalp. Not owned it long, I've noticed a small hole in the Exhaust down near where the Exhaust fit's onto the big Metal box underneath (is this the CAT)?? After the clamp so the hole is on the muffler part. Anyway's I've got original Stock Honda Muffler on. I'm not...
  5. Transalp
    I've just had to have my XL700 Transalp in for a service. They've informed me that the main stand is knocking against the frame and the cat because it is missing a "bump stop". Must admit that I recall it banging when you put it up but think it has done that since the day I bought it. Could...
  6. Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I am looking for a standard exhaust / cat for a xl700. I have got the silencer so just looking for the cat and downpipes. Thanks
  7. Africa Twin
    Just listed on UK eBay HONDA AFRICA TWIN RD 04 XRV 750 BRAKING FOR PARTS ONLY cat B ENGINE 89-93 | eBay
  8. Transalp
    I had thought that a bike fitted with an after market exhaust would mean the cat would be dumped, but apparently not? Is it easy/desirable to dump these things? Most gs bmws appear to.
  9. How to.....
    Hi all you AT experts. I'm riding a lot of dirt roads in Australia and really need some help adjusting my Wilbers 640 rear shock as my XRV 750 RD07 is performing very badly on these corrugated dirt roads. I have earlier changed the preload so it is definetly not correctly adjusted now. I really...
  10. For Sale / Wanted
    If anyone is intrested I have an RD07A frame, which has been beed blasted and powder coated, for sale. Please note that although the frame is stright it cannot be used on UK roads as the bike has been a CAT B cosmetic write off. However it can be used off road the frame is stright with the only...
  11. Transalp
    hello all, looking option to de-cat the XL700v and the good old problem with the oxygen sensor comes back seeing a 10£ resistor makes me wander: what is the resitor value? o2 Oxygen Lambda Sensor Eliminator For Honda XL 700 V TRANSALP 700 2008 - 2015 | eBay next would be a universal 50mm slip...
  12. For Sale / Wanted
    Just repairing my Cat C purchase and after a few bits. Previous owner de-catted by removing the collector box and using an older through pipe without the junction so I need the full section from 2-->1 join including box back to where it joins the tail pipe. Also after some luggage, ideally hard...
  13. Transalp
    Last year I did a solo 3000 miles trip on my bog standard 700 Alp around Europe taking in France, Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Austria, Germany etc. The bike was loaded to the gunnels, topbox, panniers plus tent, mattress and sleeping bag. Where possible I was cruising at about 80 mph. Italy was...
  14. Other Honda
    I didn't get a picture, but my local dealer had one of these today when I called in. Basically an NC750X with crash bars and an alloy sumpguard/bash plate (in black), and Knobblies. Looked quite nice, and the bash plate seemed to protect the exhaust and Cat quite well. But ever since the NC700's...
  15. Transalp
    Just thought I'd pop a note to say hi. Picked up an '08 Transalp 700 last month after spending my first 2 years of riding on a GSX650F. Bought with 8k on the clock and in almost perfect nic, loving it so far but yet to take her on a long trip. I've ordered a second hand MRA X-Creen clip on...
  16. Transalp
    Finally got around to getting the cat converter removed and straight through pipe fitted on my 2008 700.I've left the standard Honda silencer in place, will think about changing it later. First impressions after a 20 miles test ride?Not that much difference. Possibly picks up a little bit...
  17. Transalp
    When i had my middle section of exhaust off to take the swinging arm off i was shocked by how heavy it was so it got me thinking about a de cat to save abit of weight,also the end can isnt light,has anyone done a decat on there 700 or just replaced the end can and if so has it improved how the...
  18. Dominator / FMX
    I havnt posted for a while because I got pissed off when the arsehole danish dickhead I hired made a balls up of my wiring and torched my CDI. The only thing I have done is sent my loom over to Catteeclan as he kindly offered to sort it for me. My seat is ordered and should be here soon unless...
  19. Chatter
    I have just ordered 5 litres of motul oil and a hi flo hf303 filter for my Transalp 600 of e bay . it worked out cheapest like that . people like me are only a nuisance to bike shops ring up and say how much is this how much is that how much is the other thing then I tell them oh its ok thanks...
  20. Transalp
    Just been out on a 120 mile ride this morning,with my Leo Vince de cat pipe and O2 eliminator installed. The bike still has the stock rear silencer which now has a deep note and sounds great. For the bikes ride and power spread its made a big difference a much more lively bike to ride,I would...
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