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  1. RD03 Clutch & alternator cover color

    Africa Twin
    I am in the process of rebuilding a ‘89 XRV650 and I want to have these covers powdercoated. Does anyone know which RAL color comes closest to the original bronze-ish color?
  2. Steering bearing replacement advice needed

    Africa Twin
    Has anyone here replaced their steering head bearings? If so...how did you remove the bearing 'race' that is on the lower yoke? This thing... The internet suggests - using a chisel - using an angle grinder - using a dremel - using two screwdrivers - using some sort of special tool so...how...
  3. For Sale: Africa twin RD07/RD07a Corbin seat

    For Sale / Wanted
    NOW SOLD The only reason this is for sale I am selling my Africa Twin RD07a and keeping my RD03. Having been able to try different seats this is has been the most comfortable by far. These are around £600 now to import from America or Europe and rarely come up for sale. The advantage of this...
  4. For Sale: Honda Transalp wheels with Enduro tires.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Very good wheels. Disc rear. Single disc front, with disc. Matching dates, (7/91). As new Enduro tires Rear. Heidenau 130/80T-17 Enduro. Maxxis Maxx Enduro Pro 90/90-21. front. (tires alone would cost £120). Gold anodizing has faded, particularly on the rear but the rims are very sound. Even...
  5. For Sale: Transalp 600 parts for sale.

    For Sale / Wanted
    see new ad.
  6. JT chain

    Transalp
    Probably going to need new chain and sprockets this year and just wondering if anyone has tried this JT -...
  7. Honda NX650 Dominator

    Dominator / FMX
    Does anyone out there have any experience of fitting a Keihin FCR41 Flat Slide Carb to a Dominator? I was told by a carb specialist that this would be an improvement and a little more power. If so, how hard is it and what would I have to do .? Thanks in advance Ian Melrose
  8. Forum login problems.. anyone else?

    Transalp
    I seem to be jinxed on this forum Suddenly I can't login (under "ds99") I tried resetting password - it says "email address not recognised" So I try and old email address, and weirdly, that works. I get an email saying: You have requested to reset your password on Honda Trail Bike Forums...
  9. wanted VALVE SET, STARTER Part # 16046-MY6-770

    Dominator / FMX
    I have rebuilt my dominator and some how now its all back together have lost the VALVE SET, STARTER Part # 16046-MY6-770 and cant find one for sale that not mad money anywhere, any help or if anyone has one it would be very much appreciated . cheers Ewen .
  10. Hi every body

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    My name is Ricardo Atacama, I'm from Brazil and I just finished a twin Africa 750 year 1990 with 17 thousand miles and I would like to know where I can buy hand protectors for her My name is Ricardo Atacama, I'm from Brazil and I just finished a twin Africa 750 year 1990 with 17 thousand miles...
  11. Swingarm adjuster snapped

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi all, (newbie) , just done a post on the crf page but think posting here may get more response, iv recently purchesed a 2014 crf 450r, on adjusting the chain I found a seized adjuster and yes like a t**t I snapped it trying to undo, iv tried several metal drill bits to drill out without...
  12. wing mirrors

    Transalp
    Found a bit of a bargain on ebay...£9 the pair incl post...very close to originals...one got broken...Also bought some riser extenders £10 a pair from the same people. Ryde Black Round Adjustable Motorcycle Rearview Mirrors Pair 10mm Bike/Motorbike Actual mirror glass area is 100mm dia...
  13. transalp 600 stolen

    Transalp
    from the ukgser forum (poster is in the wirral) My 600 Transalp's been stolen Just stepped out to go to work and found my 600 Transalp's been stolen. Orangey/red all over, Laser pipe, E-07 tyres, screen has small cutaway for master cylinder, mirror mount epoxied, Oxford tailbag. Probably gone...
  14. For Sale: Honda top box

    For Sale / Wanted
    sold
  15. Carb Jetting on UK XR400R 2004

    XR
    To improve starting, I'd like to take the carb back to the original (UK) settings. I have a manual showing Main Jet 142 and Slow Jet 52. However, the manual appears to be for USA models. Would UK models have been fitted with the same jets?
  16. Running Temperature

    Africa Twin
    I'd be interested to know what average running temperature you guys have. I went for a 150 mile ride yesterday and the temp reached 107. The road conditions were dry, 19C and an average speed 80-90, continuous for 2hrs or so. The temp gauge showed two marks below red so nowhere near boiling but...
  17. 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...
  18. New Carb Rubbers....Supplier?

    Africa Twin
    Hi, I have discovered that one of the above items has a small tear in it, so I intend replacing both. I cannot seem to find a supplier, Honda Part no; 16111-MY1-000 states that it covers up to year 2000, mine is 2001. Any ideas as to suppliers of new genuine replacements? Thanks, Pat.
  19. For Sale: Givi monokey E36 top box in good condition

    For Sale / Wanted
    For sale givi e36 monokey in good condition with 2 keys collection prefered but will post, I think postage will be around £10-15 Price £50 plus pp or collect from BB5 Lancs
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