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  1. Africa Twin
    Hi, failed the MOT yesterday :cry: due to uneven braking at the front. I can feel that the braking is uneven (as you apply slight pressure to come to a stop it feels like the disc is warped) but didn't really feel it was an issue. The MOT man did... So...what to do? I removed both discs and...
  2. XR
    Stolen early hours of last thursday 24th September 2015 A blue/white XR 125 L7 in WORCESTER. LG57 LRK i never know but the hawk eyed people in XRV might just see this somewhere on their travels.... Please see pic. Crime/incident number is :22CA 68737N CN 15,or message me here Please is...
  3. XR
    Hi, first post and its a cry for help! My XR400 has started smoking :( I get a chuff of Blue smoke when bike is hot after I give it a handfull so Im thinking it may be the piston/rings starting to show a little wear. I dont notice much oil been used but then again its pretty early days. The...
  4. Africa Twin
    Running it with the fecked OEM RR, now it'll charge on Optimate for a half hour, then red lights. Managed to get it up to 12v, next day down to under 11, yesterday down to 9 ish. Lasted no more than 15 mins when put back on the AT. Oh well, I'll most probably buy another one as it's been so...
  5. For Sale / Wanted
    I know it's a long shot but does anyone have an original RD03 headlight grill that they wouldn't cry too long about parting with??? :D:D:D:D Thanks.
  6. Chatter
    Young Aemon of this parish called in to see me on Skye today. I was out in our compound trying to clear my head, heard the throb of an @ heading up the hill. The rider slowed down so i went over to have a natter " It's me Aemon !! " was the cry from within the helmet :D Took him in for a coffe...
  7. Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Posting to gauge interest, Meet point either Builth Wells or Rhayader First Trail will either be Claerwen (easier, scenic) or Piano keys (little more technical, little less Scenic) Along Aber' mountain Road to Devils Bridge for Lunch Around Beautiful Nant y Moch (single track road) Then onto...
  8. Ride Reports and Pictures
    I dindn't have much to do this morning so thought id have a ride along the river humber and see my mate fishing. Its not much of a ride. 5 minutes and im there but not this morning. Theres about a quarter of a mile on tarmac before i get to a small track that leads to the river which is about...
  9. Chatter
    I'm not sure which to do! Two weeks ago my Mod 2 was cancelled because the examiner's bike broke down.... Last week we had a wee bit of a breeze and a little bit of rain - cancelled again.... Just had a call from the person who's organizing (?) all this to say she had inadvertently cancelled my...
  10. Africa Twin
    1998, 73kmiles....2nd gear rattle/grind. So, bitten the bullet & ive just ordered most of the parts (oem £:cry:) needed in preperation for engine rebuild, gaskets, gearbox bearings, cam chains, tensioners, oil/valve seals etc bloody etc. Main bearings/shells after the engine is split. Depending...
  11. Dominator / FMX
    I'm also on UKGSER and a fellow Dommie owner has asked for help Here goes: Would ya mind asking when you're on, if anyone has a duff carb for an 89 Dommie "K" model My Dommie is away but it kept sooting it's plug It seems that this wee spring in the airvalve on the side of the carb was...
  12. Africa Twin
    I am looking for a good soul living in the London area (I'm 1/2 mile from the Ace Cafe) who owns a good set of RDO7 carbs or who owns a RD07 and is willing to let me use his carbs for a test on my bike this weekend. I am a trained professional :rolleyes: and do this for a living. This will be...
  13. Transalp
    Over 18ths of blood, sweat, tears and a bank balance that fluctuated drastically, after a flattening the battery last night, and not even a cough, going to bed very despondent I left it to charge today, I had visions of stripping it down again to get to the carbs and checking the float needles...
  14. Chatter
    With our beloved forum moving ever closer to migrating over to new dedicated server, we are looking to make a few changes to coincide with this, but as ever, this requires manpower – and currently we only have one – DaveS – who has the knowledge and skills required. This is basically a cry for...
  15. Africa Twin
    Its been a while since Ive been contributing to the forum but would rather have done so without the need for a cry for help. Went to start the bike (which I use for commuting) and got a weird clicking noise from the small black box the main red battery lead attaches to, (under the side panel...
  16. Chatter
    dam i miss my AT but i have other toyz now! anyway another week another party, when are you guys gonna come visit? im 45 mins from the north georgia mountains i know it aint the alps but its the best the yanks can do :lol: nothin got broken, nobody woz sick anywhere, the cops didnt show up...
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