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  1. 2000 Nx 650 Spark plug..

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All, Thought I'd spoil the old girl with a new plug, Standard NGK DP8EA-9 for £3.00 or does it need an all singing all dancing, 1 x DPR8EIX-9 NGK IRIDIUM spark plug upgrade. Part Number: 2202 for £7.00 Standard engine, 15k on the clock, runs well... Any thoughts...? Cheers, Dave..
  2. Iridium plugs and setting the gap.

    Africa Twin
    Hi. Just got a set of four Iridium plugs (DPR8EIX-9) and am interested to know if I need to set the gap or if I can use them straight out of the box. Thanks. Si...
  3. ARAI TOUR X Motard Silver or Black

    I have read the various posts on this lid and have been looking at getting one myself. Being wary of a few interent companies I found that are knocking these out at £110 less than retail of £349.99 I contacted Phoneixnw and Apico who are the official UK importers. They both advised that the...
  4. First 1000 miles on my Varadero

    After coming from an RD04 Africa Twin, the Varadero was quite a shock to begin with. First impressions was that it felt a lot softer and not as tight as the Africa a very different feel. It also felt a lot more powerful and more comfortable than the Africa. The engine did not feel quite as...
  5. Achill Island

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Decided to head to Achill for 2 days staying in B&Bs but when i mentioned it to Phoneix it changed to a 3 day camping trip. Great! :lol: We met in Lisburn on Wednesday and had to wait on my brother for a change! Phoneix and i were there for the site, and my brother Phil and another friend...
  6. Donegal Rally Raid

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    This trip was a charity run orgainised by the Folye district bike club. This turned out to be one of the best trips i've been on. My brother and i headed up to Milford in Donegal on the friday night to meet everyone. It quickly turned into rotten weather and we had to go over the Glenshane...