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  1. Front brake calliper clips/shims

    After taking my calliper apart to clean the pistons and bores and to replace the seals I made the error of not taking photos of where the two clips/shims go !! I've ordered a manual but until it comes can anybody help? It's a twin piston calliper off a '93 transalp and there are two stainless...
  2. For Sale: BMW XChallenge/ XCountry/ XMoto fork protectors and KTM WP

    For Sale / Wanted
    XChallenge/ XCountry/ XMoto fork protectors New. Bought in error. I though bike I purchased didn’t come with them. It did. PM here/ email via my website or call 07812 NINE 4 1 EIGHT SIX SEVEN £25 posted in the UK Chris PS I've been told they also fit KTM WP usd forks
  3. Where best to sell a used bike?

    Forgive me, it has been a while since I have posted, mainly because I have been riding a Suzuki GSR750 the past two years... but I have seen the error in my ways, and am looking to sell the bike and put the pennies towards something shiny in the New Year (unless anyone has a reasonable 650...
  4. ooops !

    Tonight in the Middlesea ... Narrow margin of error, tense, but no overflowing spillage ...
  5. Yet another reason to have nothing to do with faceberk

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  6. what's the standard rear pre-load setting for a 600 transalp?

    1990 XL600 VK model does anyone know the standard rear pre-load setting. ie how far down the big "bolt" should the two rings be? if there is no factory standard then where would you put the rings for mostly on-road/city/pothole riding? i weigh 70 kilos and hardly take a passenger/luggage. of...
  7. Woolwich....Atmospheric Times?

    This could escalate....I hope not. Horrible.....
  8. The spirit of the law

    Seems to me that any excuse to get around the "spirit of the law" is currently in vogue - Sign error on M42 motorway may mean speeding let-off. If the signs were clearly indicating the speed limit currently in force, what does it matter that the font used on the display was not strictly...
  9. New boots!

    Just got rid of the DEATHwings and plumped for a set of Anakee 2's. Wow what a difference! Got a full tank of gas and hit the first round about. The combination of a full tank and new boots sent me over so fast I could barely recover. And I was being careful!! Schoolboy error! Mind you, it's not...
  10. Suspension adjustment

    Probably a dumb question but as it is from me, it's ok.... Sometimes, entering into corners, I get the feeling of the bike being a little "wobbly" is the best I can describe it. Those of you who know me, will know I am not a light weigth. Is it just a case of trial and error, make it the bike a...
  11. Front rh side panel removal

    hi fellow riders. ok dropped the bike whilst lowering on paddock stand. i know school boy error. how do i get the panel off to give to the painter and where is the paint code. thanks.
  12. Transalp/Africa Twin manual £1 - Halfords

    Discounts / Deals$ja=tsid:35532|kw:47868&cm_mmc=Affiliates-_-AffiliateWindow-_-47868-_-n%2fa&awc=1672_1328364379_593fd4f6e5263f0362a1522455f533c7 Credit to someone called megah0 on...
  13. Essex lanes (braintree)

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Anybody fancy meeting up on a saturday and doing some lanes. I've been out a couple of times but fancy going out again. It would be a bit of trial and error. I'd be going on drz400. Any interest? Marc
  14. For Sale: Landrover Rangerover wheels & tyres FOR SALE ( Collect)

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD SOLD SOLD SOLD & COLLECTED Here we have a set of landrover ( Rangerover) P38 wheels with Pirelli Scorpion 255/55 18 tyres ( 4 to 5 mm tread on all) I bought these to put onto my Landrover Defender TD5 for summer use........ (Yeap I now know they don't fit and learn eh!) So How...
  15. Sold: Remus can for RD07 and RD07a! Brand new!

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hello all, I have a Remus innovation can for sale. It's brand spanking new, reciepts, box etc etc. Bought in error not realising it doesnt have a removable baffle. It is fully marked i.e. road legal and has paper work to go with it. The best bit is that it fits all AT's 1992 onwards!!!! I paid...
  16. Anyone know Python programming?

    A long shot, I know. :D I wrote a short python program a while ago to download data over a serial link and it worked fine under Python 2.6.5, but doesn't want to play under 2.7. More specifically, I test for available COM ports and then request which one to use. Under Python 2.7, the test for...
  17. wheel bearing codes error

    Africa Twin
    Rear bearing (disc side obviously) fkt last week, googled xrv750 bearing, and a bearing supplier site came up saying, make of bike, model, year etc.. ok. after noting the numbers(Rear wheel right - 6203-2RSC3, Rear wheel left - 6303-2RSC3, Sprocket carrier - 6204-2RSC3 i went done to a good...
  18. Speedo error

    Hi all, Newbie to the site, I have just bought and XR650R in SM trim (my 3rd XR so far in my life). It has a 17inch front as apposed to the 21 of the offroad rim. I was just wondering if anyone knew what kind of speedo difference that will make in a percentage term. so if I was going 50kmh...