Honda XRV Forum banner

colour

  1. Looking for parts for a Swiss RD03

    Africa Twin
    Hi all i’m in the middle of restoring a 1988 RD03 from Switzerland. looking for the square headlight cowl and a tank. both need to be in good condition and not in need of painting. I already have both parts but the bike has been given a crazy paint colour so it might cost me more to restore what...
  2. Powdercoat colour engine cases XRV650

    Africa Twin
    So I’m rebuilding a ‘89 XRV650 and I want to paint the engine. The side cases I removed and I want them to be powdercoated but I’m in doubt about the colour. Powdercoat can be done in most RAL colours. Anyone ever done this and know which colour comes closest to the original?
  3. Wanted: 1996 blue/Navy transalp fairings

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, This is a long shot but I figured I would give it a shot. I have a 1996 transalp in the blue/navy colour combo. I have badly damaged my front cowl and offside front side panel. Would anyone happen to have any fairings in this colour combo that they can sell? If not I will have to suck...
  4. Spotted in Skibbereen

    Spotted
    Creative use of colour co-ordinated carrier bag, eh !
  5. Help identifying right colour panel

    Transalp
    Hi, I have a red 1999 XL600V Transalp with a damaged headlamp cowl. I have found a replacement cowl online which is red but I'm not sure the colour will match. Does anyone know if there were different shades of red used on this model/year? I've attached a picture of my bike. It's quite an...
  6. For Sale: Africa Twin 650, 750 & 1000 T-shirts 2019 'Spring Collection'

    For Sale / Wanted
    Africa Twin 650, 750 & 1000 T-shirts 2019 'Spring Collection' :-) designed by moi -available in the following sizes: S 34"/36" | M 38"/40" | L 42"/44" | XL 46"/48" | 2XL 50"/52" £19 UK, £20 EU & £21 Rest of World (PayPal) - Gathering orders so PM me - Cheers John And available on 'Used...
  7. XR 400 Indicators Help

    XR
    Direction Indicators Anybody fitted some ?? I tried to fit some today and failed Here's how All bolted up and connected to the existing colour coded bullet connectors in the loom Relay already in place and switchgear present & working Fired up the bike, both rear indicators worked when...
  8. For Sale: Arai tour X3 Tri colour LARGE

    For Sale / Wanted
    Size LARGE Selling as i dont use it and have another tour x, its in excellent condition with only a slight mark on the back where it was resting on the wall on the shelf. There is a stuck on GO Pro mount which can easily be removed. The Senna intercom does NOT come with it and will be taken...
  9. Correct colour of XL600v HONDA sticker on Headlight cowl with red paintwork

    Transalp
    Good Morning, Wondering if somebody could advise me please? I need to replace the front Honda badge on the headlamp cowl after a respray. It fits above the headlamp. Please can somebody tell me if the correct (factory) specification for this colour should match the Honda letters on the side...
  10. Rd07 parts

    Africa Twin
    Hi can anyone help me with parts for my 1996 Africa twin I'm after con rods and big end shells and main shells when I try to order from Honda they have a colour System for the parts and have no way of telling what what. Or does anyone know any good suppliers for parts
  11. Frame Colour...

    Africa Twin
    People ... Those who have stripped there A/T's and had the frame blasted and powder coated what colors have you gone for ... im think a graphite grey or anthracite ... :thumbup:
  12. volt meter

    Africa Twin
    On my last AT I had a volt meter that I bought from ebay that was basically a bulb in a rubber shroud that changed colour depending on the voltage. it was the perfect size to fill the space in the dash box that houses the lights for oil, neutral, highbeam, and indicaters. I have spent the...
  13. XRV650 RD03 coolant type

    Africa Twin
    Hi, Planning on flushing the coolant, can’t make out if I should use OAT (silicate free, red colour) or IAT. The bike has green stuff in it now, but I believe silicates ruin the water pumps on some bikes. Anyone know what I need to use, my manual doesn’t say anything helpful on the matter...
  14. Looking for XL600V headlamp cowl in original red colour

    Transalp
    Hi, I'm trying to restore my bike and the existing headlamp cowling was repaired and resprayed using rattle cans by the previous owner. Does anyone have one still in original red colour and with the right Honda sticker, that they are planning to sell at some point? If so, please message me...
  15. Windshield for Dommie - HELP NEDED

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello folks, i need some advice and some help. My Dominator is 1998. I want to buy a wind shield for it and i've found this one for my year of manufacture: HONDA NX 650 DOMINATOR (1996 - 2003) TOURING WINDSCREEN WINDSHIELD SCREEN COLOUR | eBay But i prefer this one more...
  16. Colour code for XL 700 V

    Transalp
    Hello hello! Greetings from still warm Mallorca,hoping to get some help and advice on my new purchase,its 2009. TA XL 700,gold color,and thats that i want to change in blue color. Can anybody give me original code for Honda blue fro this bike? Much obliged!:)
  17. Headlamp Relay ...

    Africa Twin
    Witch relay is the headlamps/lights .... ive got a intermittent problem with them doing what they want ... the main beam does not work nore does the side lights ... when there on there very dim and yellow in colour ... i surpose it does not help when your running 2 900 lumin spot lamps :D
  18. Transalp 600 tall screen for sale (new)

    Transalp
    sold
  19. wiring question

    Dominator / FMX
    i have a spare loom which i am mending some broken connectors there is a 2 pin connector green in colour with 2 wires situated midway under the petrol tank the wires are pink and black I have no idea what year dommie the loom came from i am hoping they connect to the later carb with the...
  20. Spotted on M8 westbound

    Spotted
    I was coming back along the M8 from Glasgow today about lunchtime and spotted a white zebra-liveried Africa Twin heading in the other direction; it was the same colour scheme as Massive Lee's, and like the one I saw at the Scottish Motorbike Show in 2014. I think it had a big BMW GS for...
Top