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  1. Transalp
    There used to be an adage that you'd wear two rear tyres for one front, but recently on my TA and Shane's Vara the front tyre isn't lasting even one rear... and on both bikes if you take your hands off the bars a real wobbler develops. I know the steering head bearings need doing on the TA and I...
  2. Transalp
    Now I'm not sure I'm just imagining this ....... but over the last 24 hours my 6500 mile 650 seems to be suffering from more engine vibration than usual ???? Also the tacho needle seems to be bouncing slightly, and I don't think it did that before ??? What do you think .......... Carb...
  3. Africa Twin
    I have recently noticed that my @ is hunting a bit between these revs. It still rides ok under load but when you rev and hold the revs this is where the problem develops. The bike ticks over lovely by the way. The reason I noticed this was I had a strange noise between these revs and this...
  4. Africa Twin
    Ah, it looks like it's one of those times where the expense never stops. No sooner than I get a new tyre (and brake pad set), than I notice that familiar metallic clanging that signifies a new chain is required is here (I think after 22,000 miles this time - not as good as the last chain and...
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