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  1. Front exhaust valve too tight to callibrate.

    Africa Twin
    Hello, Balam from Mexico here. I have undertaken the task of calibrating my valves. All went well with rear cylinder, but my front cylinder has a problem. Intakes valves are good. Exhaust valve is waaaaay too tight. I can get no feeler gauge in! What's going on? Is my timing chain off? Is the...
  2. Frank Thomas glove gripe ...

    Chatter
    Thistles and Bah Humbug ! Frank Thomas glove, still nice and comfy, warm and waterproof after only eighteen months of light use, but has now started to wear thin, tear apart along the side of the index finger, with whatever the low quality outer layer material used in the construction failing...
  3. New Africa Twin build videos

    Africa Twin
    In a general search for motorcycle factory build videos found these for the CRF1000 AT, better than the Christmas edition of?? 2016 Honda Africa Twin CRF Production Line / Assembly Videos & Pictures - Go inside the Manufacturing Plant! | Honda-Pro Kevin
  4. Georgie Boy RIP

    Chatter
    Or as my daughter's friend said last night "George Michael, guess that's the Last Christmas then...." As an off the cuff remark, a bloody good 'un.
  5. Christmas greetigs

    Chatter
    I would like to take this opportunity to wish you all where ever you may be in the real world a very Happy Christmas and a prosperous and peaceful new year from myself and my lad here in Denmark. Glaedilig jul of godt nytår.:thumbup:
  6. Free: Opie Oils Christmas and New Year's Opening Times

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Folks Opie Oils would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas & Happy New Year . We would like to thank everyone for there valued business and support throughout 2016. We really do hope we can make 2017 another successful year with your business and support. Here are Opie Oils...
  7. 1st Spain Trip

    Transalp
    Hello All, longtime lurker first time posting. Had my Transalp since Christmas, just taken my first ever road trip to Spain, pulled in to Salamanca and after parking up look what was next to me. Knew it was gonna be a good trip then! Met loads of other bikers and everyone agreed the roads are...
  8. Keihin Flatside.

    Dominator / FMX
    I am looking for an inlet manifold rubber for the Keihin flatside I bought for christmas. I have been looking for a GB500 one but they are as rare as a honest politician. The FX650 seems to be pointing to one side and the research I have done says that the carb should be on a five degree upward...
  9. Christmas Wishes

    Chatter
    May all of our readers enjoy the joys of the season ! Les :occasion5::occasion5::occasion5:
  10. Happy Christmas

    Chatter
  11. all i want for christmas is these : )

    Chatter
    https://www.pinterest.com/pin/120260252522664237/ :D
  12. Output Shaft failure common.Really? Please read.

    Transalp
    Don't know if anyone has done this before,but I have been through every Thread,all 5652 of them and all the posts 53130 of those and have come up with a question for you all. In all those posts,how many have actually had an output shaft failure on a TA.? You might think i'm a bit sad ,but i was...
  13. RD03 marathon 4 sale(not me!)

    Africa Twin
    Searching the net as you do over the xmas bloatiness and came across this. Owner claims it was entered in the race. Restored, all original. Is it worth that much? Not that i am considering it. Father christmas hasnt been that generous.
  14. What did Father Christmas bring you?

    Dominator / FMX
    Father Christmas brought some tools for my son and some socks for me.:D We used them today to fit the frame loop using a couple of plugs made out of the bit of frame I cut off my dommie. Its such a tight fit that it dont need to be welded but it will be next year. What did Father Christmas...
  15. What a Christmas present!

    Africa Twin
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/aw/d/B00JXJXZGU/ref=pd_aw_sim_k_h_b_cs_2?refRID=1WE0EWRDM8ZSYGJD14D1 Seeing as I'm new to all this in looking forward to this Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  16. For Sale: Mountain 125cc Teen ATV

    For Sale / Wanted
    Mountain 125cc Teen ATV SKU:ATV059 Automatic Transmission, 21"/20" Tires, Air cooled, Front Double A Swing Arm Suspension, Front Drum/Rear Disc Brakes, Rear Rack List price:$2299.00...
  17. Merry Christmas!

    Chatter
    "Africa Twins" Let's hope 2015 brings us a new two wheeled version from Honda. /K
  18. Your not gonna believe this.

    Dominator / FMX
    I went to the job centre today to try and get myself one of them job thingies. :clown::clown::clown: The guy in the job centre said sorry as he didnt have any that would suit my skill set and he asked me what would I like to do if I found my dream job. I told him that I would love to build bikes...
  19. What tools do you use?

    Dominator / FMX
    I want to buy my teenage son a tool kit for christmas. I have already got him a Bahco 30 piece socket set and I was wondering what spanners to buy him. I dont want to buy cheap nasty chinese rubbish and would appreciate a few suggestions from the experts on this site as to what makes to go for...
  20. "RUSH"

    Chatter
    Anybody seen it yet???? HAd it sent to me a couple days ago as a late christmas present, going to watch it tonight on BLURAY. For those that don't know it's the story of JAmes Hunt and Nikki Lauder. It is supposed to be really good and the case it comes in looks very good:D. Will report back...
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