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  1. Wiring diagram.

    Dominator / FMX
    I need some help in the leck trickery dept of my RD02 project. Where can if find a wiring diagram? My electrician has just got over her midlife crisis and has offeerd to help me get my bike sorted so I need help before she changes her mind.:thumbup:
  2. Millenium Motorcycles Clothing Dept and Dave

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    Had great service from Dave at the above Bought a set of Rev'It Sand pants last year after searching almost a year for a set that did what I wanted and needed. They have been the best I've had. They have been thoroughly tested for waterproofness on the recent Pyrenees trip and worked fine On...
  3. Africa twin heat shield

    Bodgers Corner
    A few weeks ago I burned my pants on the exhaust, not sure how as I couldn't work out what position I must have been in to burn them, hey ho, pants duly repaired and son primed to design something to fit the bike to stop this happening, after some problems getting the graphic into his...
  4. Thailand: Mae Sot & Mae Sariang - good roads, bad roads!

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    This was originally written for Thailand's motorcycle forums: apologies for assuming you may know the areas and roads...... some of you might though! Open link for pics folks: Mae Sot & Mae Sariang - good roads & bad roads ********************* So, less than 1 week to go and I’m back...
  5. france : minimum tread depth

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Anyone know the minimum tread depth in France? For bikes of course.
  6. DESPARATE,Exhaust stud depth

    Dominator / FMX
    i have tried all the options suggested to me in my last post on 'removeing exhaust studs'and they did'nt move a ****ty bit.i have got my grinder on the go and got them flush with the cylinder head.i centre punched the first and went from 2mm upto 6mm in .5mm increments.the new exhaust studs look...
  7. Need help with previous owner of my home

    The house i'm at we've lived at for nearly 8 years now. On a weekly basis i'm getting threatening letters from different dept recovery agencies for debts that the previous owner either had or has still got. Yesterday i opened one by mistake, this morning i phoned the debt agency told them the...
  8. motorcycle manik services spotted on yam club forum

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    One of our ex Evening class students(Waltham Forest College ,Dept. of Motorcycle Engineering.) is starting his new buisness. Manic is a life long biker and had been in the print industry all his life. After retraining he is now launching Motorcycle Manik. Launch of MOTORCYCLE MANIK. Mobile...
  9. Swap: Tiger T400 'Steamer' for smaller more off road orientated machine.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, sometimes you really want something, only to be given it to find out it isn't really what your after (what a waffly start) I have a great looking Steamer called Toni (The best looking Tigers imho), she is loverly but doesn't take me where I want/ need to go (probably in a large part...
  10. New 125 'dero Owner, A Couple Of Questions Please.

    Hi, I'm in my mid thirties and never been into bikes so much so that I've never owned one before now, however a chap at work has had one lying about for the last two years with the intention of doing his CBT with it but he never got round to it. Its a Cat C right off but you couldn't tell and...
  11. Luton or Chelmsford Area - Help needed please

    Dear Fellow members, Can I be cheeky and ask small favour please? I'm interested on buying a couple of Ammo boxes from an Army surplus store In Luton with a Branch in Chelmsford. Unfortunately they don't post these out. (Collection in person only). Reasons for that, ammo boxes can be large &...
  12. certificate of conformity needed

    Africa Twin
    Hello I need a certificate of conformity (type approval) so I can get my 1996 imported AT road registered. Does anyone have one, or know who to contact to get such a thing? obviously I'll give Honda UK a call on Monday, but I just thought someone may have better knowledge of which dept to call...
  13. Surrey TRO - please write in and object before 27 Aug

    Great Roads/Routes
    Surrey TRO - please write in and object before *31 Jan 2011*UPDATED SEE BELOW Hi all Surrey County Council have proposed Traffic Regulation Orders on two byways in West Horsley, to completely ban motor vehicles including motorbikes. If these Orders are made we will never again be able to...
  14. My Suffolk Bimble

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    So today I went out exploring, as usual I was out for much longer and went much further than originally planned... Furthest point probably being Sudbury area - covered 160kms in total. Unsurprisingly though 99% of that was surfaced road, being suffolk and all. I came accross 5 or 6 restricted...
  15. Tread depth

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Does anyone know the tread depth for a new front (90/90-21) Michelin Anakee? My front is at 2 mm and I didn't measure it when I put it on. Just wondering what I've used so far. As you were. Fun spoil mode ON Oh, and before someone does - please don't post "More than 2 mm" :D Fun spoil...
  16. Givi pannier racks for the '88 TA

    I've been trying to find a set of panniers to go on my Alp, and today thought I'd ring Honda (Hunts Honda in Manchester), and see what they say. When asking the guy in the parts dept, he told me that Givi dont do the racks for any Alp below a '94 model, and when I asked him why he just said "...
  17. Insurance advice needed

    Right all you insurance officianado's and legal eagles I am in need of a little bit of advice. I decided to venture out weekend before last and meet up with grumpyoldgit and rockoz for a cuppa and a natter and had a bit of a knock on the way to the meet. The scenario goes like this, I come of...
  18. Right let's see your snow men then

    Well the finger freezing stuff is all over the garden,and all you other dad's have no doubt been on secondment to the snow man building dept for the kids so let's see your works of art,or heart,whichever way you look at it,a labour of love or just labour? You remember mine from last time the...
  19. For Sale: Brand New Enduro Helmet

    For Sale / Wanted
    A friend works at a bike shop & has a brand new( still boxed,not tried on, not used as a demo) HJC helmet in white (medium) for sale. (£65.00) - usually £109.00(HeinGericke) I have asked him to hold it- this is the helmet- it is a Gold ACU style, Road Legal, with a visor etc- really nice helmet-...
  20. Is this correct part.......

    Africa Twin
    Hi everyone would anybody know if i have been supplied with the correct Rear Pads for my Africa Twin.It is a 1999 x model and the pads i got from the Honda Spares dept are 06435-kt7-415.The pads that i took out are Nissin k5 6k31 t40 nkx18ee.Cheers Francis