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  1. Headstock Reassembly XRV750 RD04?

    Africa Twin
    Hi Fellow XRV enthusiasts. Most of you are probably on your bike today as glorious weather but hopefully someone around to ask:) Replaced Headstock bearings on my RD04 (AT) and failed to make sufficient notes for reassembly. If anyone has a reassembly diagram then grateful, if not then good...
  2. Empty top oil resevoir. Okay to start bike?

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings fellow dommie enthusiasts. I'd be grateful for some expert input on this question. My '99 dommie has not been started for several months. There is ample oil in the engine, but the top oil tank is bone dry. (Oil check valve isn't working as it should?) Is it okay to start the bike...
  3. Dash Cam Experiences?

    Hello, fellow two-wheelers! I consider mounting a (double) dash cam on my bike, and I can´t navigate in the jungle - I would rather get tips from experienced people in here. INNOVV seems to be a good choice, but one place it was mentioned that it stops recording for a short period of time now...
  4. Free: Transalp 600 front fairing and headlight unit

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have a full transalp 600 front fairing for free or donations of beer :thumbup: It includes both front side panels, the nose cone (early model) and the headlight with front sub frame All well used but perfectly still usable! Collection only from Sheffield If no one wants it I'm taking it...
  5. Rd03 transmission

    Africa Twin
    Hellowww fellow twin'ers. My rd03 has a worn gear selector fork. I have a rd04 750 engine at my possession but is it possible to use the forks and transmission from the 750 in the 650?
  6. rear back wheel

    Africa Twin
    Hi fellow bikers I am searching for a rear wheel for my rdo7 1998 model. Nothing on EBAY or where in the uk can repair a wheel as the alloy is coming away from the rim.?
  7. Brake calliper s

    Africa Twin
    Hi fellow motorbike re, I've just had my front fork tube repaired and installed and looking to know how much and what type of fork oil I need for standard bike, some say 648 ml and others say just over 500ml. And 5w or 10w? Also I have fecked up one of my callipers and could not get the screw...
  8. Man down. Takoda Paul!

    From ABR this evening. I know many of you on here will know Paul Holroyd. Owner of Takoda campsite @ Kirkby Stephen. Last Sunday he was doing his job as a Highways agency officer protecting people on the M6 when an out of control car hit him and his colegue at the scene of an accident. Paul...
  9. Wanted: FX 650 Vigour Front Wheel

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hello fellow Bikers, I'm looking for a front wheel for a 2001 FX 650 Vigour it must be in usable order but I'm not too bothered of it looks a bit ropey. Thanks for your help.
  10. Is this engine oil ok for my RD07?

    Africa Twin
    Hi fellow riders, just signed up for this forum. Currently on a long trip - so far from Denmark to Cambodia :) I need to changed oil again, but are not sure if this oil is ok. In the manuals it says API grade E ,F or G. This one is API grade SL - is that ok? I dont have a lot of choices here...
  11. Col de la Bonnette. (anyone ridden over it?)

    If my information is correct the Col de la Bonnette is the highest asphalt Pass in the Alps,between the South of France and Italy? It's also, I believe, the GPS co-ordinates on the tank panels of the Transalp 700? Now I'm fairly new to this forum and was wondering if any of you more experianced...
  12. SLR holding back - feeks like fuel starvation or water in carb?

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi fellow SLR/Dom/FMX fans. I'm in need of some collective wisdom. Up until relatively recently the SLR has been going like a good-un. However it now keeps missing, not misfiring but more stuttering/holding back intermittently as if there's water/dirt in the bowl. It happens in all the gears and...
  13. Wanted: 2001 xr 650r carb wanted

    For Sale / Wanted
    hi, can anybody help me out please.........I need a carb for my 2001 xr would seem the first thing many people do is replace the stock carb because its hard to set up , yet I cant find one or if I have they want the price of a new replacement ........... if anyone can help a fellow...
  14. Which one?

    Africa Twin
    Hello fellow lurkers, Having admired the AT for some time I'm thinking of taking the plunge and may be acquiring one! But which models is considered the best?....... (stands well back and awaits the slanging match to begin) ;) Obviously which ever model you have is the "best" as far as...
  15. Wanted: Honda Xl Paris Dakar

    For Sale / Wanted
    Just brought a Honda XL 600LM from fellow member that is stripped, a nice rebuild project I will add some photos soon.I am hoping to convert it from single to twin headlight unit so if anyone has one or knows of one for sale please let me know. [email protected]
  16. Happy new year

    Happy new year fellow XRV'rs :thumbup: Just heading off to a Hogmanay party, coming back home for the bells later on, all the family coming round :thumb: Soooo, in case I fall by the wayside, everybody have a safe and good Hogmanay. Best wishes for the coming year, may it provide you with...
  17. Thinking about an AT

    Africa Twin
    Hello fellow forumers, I'm off to see one on Friday, no idea what the condition is, belongs to a pal of my son, inherited from his uncle. The lad has no time to use it due to young family so is thinking about selling it. As far as I know it hasn't been used for 2-3 years. My first task is to...
  18. honda slr 650 RD09 manual

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all i have a manual for the honda slr 650 RD09 if anyone would like to grab a copy for free, just pm me your email address and ill send it over not sure if itll be the same as the dommie or fmx, vigor but alas i belive we all use the same big lump =] just looking to help out fellow owners...
  19. Transalp fuel useage

    Hi I have been struggling with heavy fuel useage for a while. I must admit that I'm not scared to open the throttle every once in a while. Can my fellow Transalpers please let me know what your fuel useage are, I get 220km on a 17l tank unleaded. Stiaan