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  1. Time for a service

    Dominator / FMX
    Quick question folks, i am about to do an oil and filter change to my 89 and cannot remember if it was sump first then downtube or vice versa. It was only four months ago too :( and did i, do i dip the filter in fresh oil or put in dry ? Bloody hell i'm doting :rolleyes:
  2. Headlight dip switch

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, just got my AT delivered and noticed that the push button for the main/dip beam sticks in, have any of you had this? Is there an easy fix or is it a new switch, I tried a spray of penetration fluid but made no difference Thanks in advance JTP
  3. Need help with fork conversion

    XR
    Hi everyone got myself a 2000 plate xr 400, it's had a crf fork conversion done. Now my question is can someone help me please and measure from the ground to say the dip stick or somewhere. I want to make sure that due to the forks being changed when I'm checking the oil it's accurate and...
  4. XL 650 Headlight Bulb Upgrade

    Transalp
    Hi Folks, I know this has been covered but I'd like to get a whiter bulb for my headlight but I can't seem to find one thats dip and main in one bulb. I may just be looking in the wrong places but just wondered if anyone knew of any. Thanks.:)
  5. engine oil level

    Africa Twin
    hi all, where is the engine oil level supposed to be at on the Honda xrv? there are 2 marks on the dip stick,when on the main stand, is it between the 2 marks?? thanks for the feed back!!
  6. Are both headlight surpose to be on at the same time ?

    Africa Twin
    As the title says mines just runs with the right one on with dip beam. Both mains work fine when on full beam :thumbup:
  7. help me make my mind up

    Dominator / FMX
    I have seen on Evilbay two(2)dip sticks for my nx 650 christmas present one markedRR @ £61 one marked JR @ £30 Both look idntical on the screen anyway...
  8. Headlight switching

    Bodgers Corner
    For the first time in 14 years of ATs I have a prob with the orange button on the left bar which flicks from full beam to dip beam. It sticks on full beam, and only with a lot of pushing and clicking will it change to dip; I realise that (like me) age can be a factor, but has anyone had this...
  9. flexible paint

    Africa Twin
    anyone used this? rear shock spring....can't decide whether to powder-coat (cracking?) or get it blasted 7 dip in this. Plastidip Red Flexible Paint 429ml Can Plasti-Dip | eBay
  10. xr 250 oil level

    XR
    I have read that after a oil change with filter this bike should hold 1.4lts. its a 96 model what is confusing is the dip stick in the frame , it has 3 marks on it i assume low. med. high. but about 2" above these marks is another mark ?? what is this mark for ?? and do you check the level with...
  11. Oil on my dip stick

    Everything Orange - KTM
    Not sure if this is just me, but I have a real problem seeing the oil level on my dip stick on my 950, so I was thinking of spraying it mat black so when the oil is on the dip stick it should look shiny, what do you think.
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