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  1. Hi everyone !

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi ! I'm a new member from France (in Auvergne, in the center of the country) First of all, I want to apologize for my poor english (kind of a french tradition, I think...) I ride a 1988 gold honda dominator, I keep it as a "collector". I also love VW bugs (I own a 1303 super beetle), and old...
  2. speedo conversion for wp48

    Africa Twin
    Hi! So, I've made the wp48 conversion with the single 320mm disc brake, the brembo calipers and the excel rim. The whole front end from a 450 sxf ktm. Now I've got a problem that I didn´t think of: I've got an analog odomoter and a digital pick up (magnetic) wheel and spindle. There's no space...
  3. question about the SWmotech crashbars.

    Varadero
    How much of the bike did you have to disassemble to mount the 2 parts (one on each side of the bike) shown in the picture here? I took all the plastic of the bike but did not have any room to mount the due to a lot of cables and what I think is the engine cooler (don't know I its correct in...
  4. XL650V lose power when driving in hard sidewind

    Transalp
    Hello everybody, and greetings from Finland! I have been reading a lot in this forums before, but today I decided to make my own profile. (Sorry my english) Today happened something that has happened to me once before. I drove my XL650V in hard sidewind. I think I can call it a storm. In the...
  5. SLR650 project

    Dominator / FMX
    please delete You can delete this one, sold the bike
  6. NEW Honda XR600R Service Manual: English-ONLY, User Friendly

    XR
    Good evening ladies. I have done all you XR600R owners a noble deed by removing all of the french and german BS, making the PDF searchable, and aggregating the multiple files into one PDF. Total pages reduced from 535 to 261. ENGLISH ONLY! I say unto you, spread this PDF far and wide, from the...
  7. XL700 Owners Manual PDF

    Transalp
    Well, I've given up searching for a ready made PDF copy of the XL700 Owners Manual. Having been made redundant recently and with a bit of spare time on my hands I have scanned in the English version of my manual as jpegs. I've then inserted the lot into a Powerpoint slide presentation and then...
  8. My first TA and all mods

    Transalp
    Hello everybody. I'm from Portugal and my english it's not so good,i hope you can understand what i write. After having a lot of motorcycle a stop some years,because of the family and some months ago i star again with a yamaha xt600,but it's the right bike for me.I would like to have a AT but...
  9. Fuel Exhaust which one?

    Transalp
    First of all a big hello from me since i am new in the forum.So i was looking around the internet for an exhaust suitable for my baby(xl700v) and i came up with the Fuel exhausts site.After searching a bit in the forum i saw that other ppl also use them on their bikes but my dilemma is which...
  10. Carpathian 2 Wheels Guide Book

    Travel
    Hello, I want to let everybody know that the first motorcycle guide book of Romania is now available. Carpathian 2 Wheels Guide has 27 tracks (touring, soft-enduro and adventure), a detailed map (1.80 000 scale), GPS tracks and tons of details about the Western Carpathian Mountains (Apuseni...
  11. At rd03 xrv 700

    Africa Twin
    Hi to all and best greetings from Athens, Greece. Please, be patient with my poor English. I own an AT XRV 650 and recently I've bought Wiseco K696 kit from Amazon at a nice price. This kit is originally made for NT 650 GT Hawk which shares the same engine with AT XRV 650. By increasing...
  12. XR 400 workshop manual in spanish

    XR
    hi, just wondering if anyone can point me where i could try and obtain a workshop manual (cd, pdf, etc) for an XR400 in spanish for a friend. all he or i could find are in english and japanese. surely must be one in spanish,italian, german etc? thanks in advance. mark
  13. Anyone from here?

    Chatter
    I found this while mooching around reading the english daily gossip mags and was wondering if they are known from here and is their trip on record here? It looks like they are riding Afric Twins. From Turkey to Tajikistan, Armenia to Afghanistan: Couple capture breathtaking images as they...
  14. Wanted: xl600lm(f) f for France need double/twin headlights and fairing/cowl,tête de fourche

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi guys and ladies,i am looking for 2x the double/twin headlights like the 1985-87 French,German,English etc xl600lm(f) aka pd 04 had.I préfère it complete with fairing/cowel/cover,tête de fourche/plaque de phares,kanzel/verkleidung.I`ve seen some pics from [email protected] and thats what i...
  15. For Sale: 2001 Honda XR 650 Rally Raid ex Dakar

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, My best mate is selling his 2001 XR 650 prepared for the Dakar race by P. Sireyjol (Fun Bike 43). The bike comes fully serviced and "ready to race", with all original Honda spares + a lot of additional service spares (clutch, levers, filters, etc...). It is registered in France and...
  16. For Sale: 2001 Honda XR 650 Rally Raid ex Dakar

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, My best mate is selling his 2001 XR 650 prepared for the Dakar race by P. Sireyjol (Fun Bike 43). The bike comes fully serviced and "ready to race", with all original Honda spares + a lot of additional service spares (clutch, levers, filters, etc...). It is registered in France and...
  17. africa twin RD04 problem...

    Africa Twin
    Hi my friends, I have problem with my Africa Twin RD 04 Motorcycle have bad accelerate, when I drive on large rise motorcycle loses power (sounds like it's working on one cylinder - just on big rise), when the road is flat not to exceed 4500-5000 rpm... I do'nt know what can be a real problem on...
  18. Chain length for custom config

    Transalp
    Hello, it time for me to change the chain kit so I was thinking if I change it maybe I can make a change on the drive ratio for lower rpms: Original configuration is: 15 tooth front sprocket + 118 links chain + rear sprocket 48 tooth Configuration that I want: 15 tooth front sprocket + 112...
  19. Is this an RD04 or RD07?

    Africa Twin
    Hi Guys, You may not be able to tell from this picture alone, but is this an RD04 or RD07? Looking to perhaps buy it but the guy doesn't speak much english and he doesn't understand what I am asking or just doesn't know. It's a long trip for me so would like to know before I get there...
  20. 20th International Transalp Meet Up (ITT 2014)

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi everyone, ITT 2014 is taking place from 18th June till 21st June, this year in Poland. Despite having Transalp in it's name this event caters for other big trailies, too. Riders from ten European countries have put their names on the list, but no Brits so far. You're more than welcome to...
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