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  1. XL700V - flashing oil warning with no oil loss

    Transalp
    How do I'm after some help/advice about the oil warning lights on the 700. Riding in to work today - second day back after a week or so off - and one of the red lights on the dash starts flashing. Initially it blinked a couple of times, but then came on and off under acceleration and braking...
  2. RD07A stopped yesterday

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi everyone A wee running problem I'm having at the moment with an 8 day Europe trip coming up in 10 days! So no pressure for me then! Put new battery in. No electrics - no Tripmaster display or turn over. Went through every circuit testing for continuity and spraying connections with...
  3. Xr250 help

    Africa Twin
    On a recent trip to Wales my trusty 94 xr250 let me down. Just before it stopped all the electrics stopped but it was still running. Then it stopped, I've got spark and had some little fires but not enough to run. And some wierd back fires. Its think it's a electrical problem I'm...
  4. Rd03 electrics help?

    Africa Twin
    I need the help off you experts. My rd03 runs really well. But as it gets warm after maybe few miles the neutral light starts to flicker then goes completely. Bike still running fine. But if you turn it off starting is tricky. You need to pull clutch lever in, and have stand up to restart...
  5. Keihin flatside carb

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings from Denmark. I want to put my Dommie on the road as spring is just around the corner. I have fitted a flatside carb which was set up by Nick in Brum but I fitted a bell mouth on it and no ammount of adjustment will stop it backfiring and spitting. Nick advised me to put an air filter...
  6. Danish bright spark

    Chatter
    I find myself in need of some help with the electrics on my "current" bike rebuild, if you will pardon the pun...:rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes: I have reached the stage on my Triumph TR6 build where I will be ready to wire up the electrics in the not too distant future... My "current" wiring...
  7. For Sale: Honda 1989 NTV600 Revere Vtwin shaft drive VMCC eligible

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD Honda 1989 NTV600 Revere Vtwin shaft drive VMCC eligible £350 SOLD Soldvia Gumtree to a local Mileage 75000 bike stored since 2011 requires a new battery. Bike will start from jump leads and runs well engine and transmission good, alternator charges all electrics work. Brakes refreshed...
  8. Bit of a puzzle!

    Transalp
    2006 Transalp. I got work but when I tried to start it, going home, it was completely dead. As if the battery wasn't there. Got it started from a battery pack someone had. It ran roughly for a few minutes and the rev counter was working intermittently but after a few minutes it ran fine. As if...
  9. XR 125 LED 3P connector

    XR
    Hello Has anyone changed their indicators to LED ones and what is the relay that will work properly ie proper 'flash' rate ...I notice it's a 3P on the XR L6 and that there are only 2 pins wired in ones I've seen on ebay? I'm not very clever with electrics,but is this the kind of thing I should...
  10. Electrical problem?

    Africa Twin
    Opening this post just to share the continuing story of my electrical issues, which became more visible after I had Joerg Hau build a voltindicator in my Tripmeter. But first let me drop my chronicles of the previous weeks. Get some crisps and a Coke cause this gon take a while :) 31-3: OEM...
  11. Battery Tray Ideas

    Dominator / FMX
    Im Looking for some ideas on where to house all the electrics on my Dommie. I like the idea of manufacturing a tray under the seat, but was curious how everyone else does it. Ive seen some with small batteries lying on their side? i take it you need a seeled unit for this? Any help/guidance...
  12. 250s electrics

    XL
    Hi folks, I'm trying to sort the electrics out on my recently acquired 79 plate 250s, mainly the lights and switches. On opening up the right hand switch most of it fell out onto the floor and then when opening up the headlight it was just as bad with so mutch black tape and spliced in...
  13. What's it worth?

    Africa Twin
    I have an RD04 in the lovely Benneton colours. Just under 70k miles, scruffy cosmetically but all there. Starts and runs fine, clucth and brakes are fine electrics all fine, rims corroded, SS exhaust, crash bars. Either a ride as it job or ready for a cosmetic makeover. New tyres and the chain...
  14. Transalp 650 running without HISS with 600 electrics. Will 650 twin coils work?

    Transalp
    Hi i'm new on the site and Im hoping that you can help me. I have a transalp 650 engine that has been converted to work without HISS by using 600 pick-up coils, loom, a pair of MS Motored cdi's and the 600's four individual coils. The engine fires up and runs perfectly but I would ideally like...
  15. installing led lights on @ rd07 -97

    How to.....
    Hello. Trying to install led lights. I've tried with a few different led relays. The closest I get is to have one side working as it should and other side makes hazard lights. Same effect on all relays but blink speed varies. I can switch the cables to make both left and right function so its...
  16. For Sale: 1980s XL250 Parts

    For Sale / Wanted
    I hope this is OK to list here but i have a lot of 1984/85 XL250 USED parts for sale. There are too many to list here but i have many engine parts from complete engines to barrels, heads, crankcase covers, clutch and gearbox parts, electrics, carbs, cables plus many more parts. Let me know if...
  17. For Sale: SLR/FX 650 parts

    For Sale / Wanted
    I've broken 2 bikes for my project and basically used the engine, swingarm, electrics and wheels from each one, so have quite a few parts spare if anyone is interested? One came with a new hagon rear shock too!
  18. Main Loom Trouble..... Anyone good with RD04 electrics?

    Africa Twin
    Hi All:) Just returned back home from a global circumnavigation on my XRV 750 RD04 (if anyone is interested: https://www.facebook.com/BonodoCowMan/) and due to my CDI breaking in china I had to let a Chinese mechanic connect it to another CDI from another bike in order to be able to continue...
  19. XR400 E-Start Wiring Help

    XR
    I am progressing very slowly with my XR400 E-Start conversion.....I'm rubbish at electrics, but the engine now turns over on the button :) I have found a break in the insulation on a wire running to the regulator (The copper core is fine and unaffected). I could cut the wire further back and...
  20. Help, XRV 750 (model year not clear) CDI/coil plugs different from new harness

    Africa Twin
    Hello, I've not done electrics on bikes before so have a mechanic here in Thailand helping me sort this out and we're stuck. We're redoing the wiring on a bike that's registered as a 1996 Africa Twin XRV 750. However '96 and on has the longer 17 digit serial numbers and this one has the 11...
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