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  1. Transalp
    I've seen multiple people on this forum fit an AT sumpguard on their 650 Transalp's. But how? :o I don't think the mounting points line up. The AT one has 2 in the front instead of the TA's 1... I found a user named Tramp talking about a recent post he made where he explained it but i can't seem...
  2. How to.....
    Hello, I am Dorus and I am new here to the forums. I recently bought a Honda XRV750 RD07 as my first bike. I noticed that my front brakes are dragging and I am worried that it really impacts my fuel economy. I've looked around the internet and found some videos how fix it. Do you guys think it's...
  3. Insurance
    So, my insurance is up for renewal in February and Hasting's have written to me to tell me they will no longer insure me. I just called them and was explained the underwriter, Advantage, is no longer insuring bikes for commuting in London. Seriously WTF! I have been with these guys for two...
  4. Chatter
    The banner ad has been appearing in IE for me, both at work and at home, for weeks now and I simply HAD to know what they were selling... ;) Google Translate comes up with something like: "Run Suo Yu & T. & T. Rui Rui Tougai tumultuous melancholy luster of gems  Min Shan Shui Dong Su Jiemei...
  5. Africa Twin
    I keep getting asked what the different TYPE colour codes mean on the parts manuals, so I've put together this list. I think it's pretty accurate, but if anyone can expand or correct if they see any glaring errors/omissions please post in this thread. :thumb:
  6. Africa Twin
    I am looking for the post where it is explained how to balance your carb's. I cannot find it and the search fucntion has a life of its own. Much appreciated! :blob7::blob7::blob8:
  7. Mechanical Advice
    Brake fluid... Bit of a mystery topic! To help dispel some myths and for some good solid general info on the mysterious world of brake fluids I decided to contact Millers Oils up in West Yorkshire. Their Technical Director, Martyn Mann was on hand to give us some useful info… below is...
  8. Mechanical Advice
    I'm looking to replace all my brake pads, i have replaced pads before but i never really understood what the terminolgy meant? :confused: So sorry for being dumb, but can someone give me a clue to what these terms mean and what suits a Transalp ? Organic pads? Kevlar pads? Sintered pads...
  9. Chatter
    ATGreg posted this on ADVrider - it's so funny I thought I'd share it here :laughing8: How many motorcyclists does it take to change a light bulb? 1 to change the light bulb and to post that the light bulb has been changed 14 to share similar experiences of changing light bulbs and how...
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