Honda XRV Forum banner


  1. Anyone tried the Inexpensive fuel pumps

    Africa Twin
    There seem to be quite a few very inexpensive Mitsubishi style fuel pumps all over the internet of late. I’m assuming they are Chinese Has anyone tried one yet?? if so please post your thoughts as to fit and function. thanks
  2. Transalp XL 700 2012 Chain and Sprockets

    Has anyone recently bought a chain and sprocket set that they were happy with, if so from where?? I see they range a lot in price - from £60 for a Chinese special to £150+ If there any 'don't touch' - please let me know. Thanks
  3. For Sale: Olympia X Moto Jacket New Size S (40)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Bought this when I sold my old jacket, but never wore it. Grey and black. I also have matching pants. 150 euros or best offer. Send me a PM if you would like pics. I'll try to post some here later.
  4. I've got an Itch...

    Dominator / FMX
    .... that needs scratching. I had a dominator in the family from '96 until early last year and I really miss it. I think I need to replace it with a new one. Problem is I'm ultra fussy and want an ultra low milage mint model if possible. Any kicking around anywhere?
  5. Schuberth SR1 - Size

    Yes I know about SR2 but looking at SR1 now =) Head size 61cm: According to Schuberth size chart: L = 58-59cm XL = 60-61cm Today I have: Shoei XR-1100 L = 59cm Fits good but can't be larger and Medium is to small. Uvex × 2 L = 59-60cm Feels quite large but also very light with soft...
  6. Winkidators

    Just recently I've noticed my indicators are taking about 4 seconds to light up from switching them on:mad: has anyone else experienced this, and how do I solve it please, thanks in advance :lol:
  7. Tour de France

    I'm a big fan of the tour and I allso like watching the motorcycle that take part , recently spotted a varadero with a camera man on the back , Ian.
  8. Is this hole supposed to be there??? 600

    Hi! Just you guys have a small hole on the underside of your exhaust? It's a 1996 600....I am patching the old exhaust up before paint and found this hole. It's perfectly round so thought I would check if it's supposed to be there before filling it. :rolleyes:
  9. @ Verses two horses

    Sitting here whatching trafic cops one of the incidents on the programme was about a guy on a Africe Twin that went around a bend presumably at speed on the wrong side of the round collided with two horses.Lovely clean @ ,I don't know if it was a rd4 or rd7 but it did look mint. Was it someone...
  10. Kevlar I an idiot

    I think I am an Kevlar jeans have an elastic band at the bottom of the leg. I tried putting them round e heel of my boots but the elastic keeps catching on my foot pegs, side stand etc. is it me or are you meant to wear bike jeans on the inside of your boots....don't like that look at...
  11. In the UK, it's that time of year again!!

    Well, here we are, almost at the end of another year, and almost at the start of another instalment of "I'm a Celebrity, Get me out of here" This year, the motorcycling community has been considered, and an old ego has been resurrected for some fairing bashing hopefully? Carl Fogarty |...
  12. eBay brake discs

    Mechanical Advice
    Anyone tried those cheap brake discs you can get these days? Nasty rubbish or worth a punt? Comments from people who actually know please, count the Chinese parts on your jap, beemer or triumph bikes before coming out with "its Chinese so it must be crap"
  13. Chinese TOURANCES................any good??

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Seems all the original spec Tourances are now made in China & not the Fatherland Are they ok, grip wise in the dry & more importantly the wet :) Jap Dunlops from yesteryear put the fear of god on me, still after 30 years Are the China Tourances ok ??? Let's have your views :)
  14. E-Cigs

    With all the debate going on about E-Cigs, I was wondering if anyone here was using them and having success with ditching the fags ? I've not had a cigarette since 3rd May, not actually given anything up, just substituted smoking with 'vaping' .
  15. Wanted: Wanted chin adjuster tag for a 600 transalp

    For Sale / Wanted
    I need the L Shaped bracket that shows you how much to adjust the chain. Does anyone also know what other if any other bikes will fit?
  16. Chromed rear sprocket???

    Anyone got a tip on where I can find a chromed rear sprocket and a nice matching chain and stylish nutsfor my -00 Varadero?
  17. Spoof videos of your town

    HAd this e-mailed to me today someone locally has done a video about my town, i watched it and was pissi*g myself with laughter but also thought how true it was Kernow King's Cornwall - Episode3 : Camborne - YouTube Anybody got any video's of there town which are comical and worth watching
  18. April 21 Overland and Adventure Travel Bike Day

    Africa Twin
    Ok while munching on my chilli and chips tonight at the Ace Cafe i noticed there having a Overland and Adventure Travel Bike Day on the 21st of this month. Might what to see what your doing and pop along :thumbup:
  19. Wanted: ignition, keys & maybe matching petrol cap

    For Sale / Wanted
    rd07/07a ignition, keys & maybe matching petrol cap. (thieving scummy ####s!)
  20. Bitchin kitchen

    Ch 263 Bitchen kitchen on repeat Hilarious Have a look, its not what it looks like when you first see it. Rickskye