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  1. Paint Chips Advice

    Africa Twin
    Hey Folks - hope you're all managing to get in some riding in these colder times... Could do with some advice on how best to fix some paint chips on the front left side fairing. As you can see from the photo, 90% if the chips are on the red decal - the rest on the blue. To be honest I can live...
  2. Everyone HELP!!!!!

    How to.....
    I dont want to sell my bike but I might have to unless I get to the bottom of this.. After 2 days of not riding and previous countless visits to the mechanic I found that after every two weeks my bike kept fouling all the plugs starting with the two in the front cylinder. I checked resistance...
  3. Close call...

    Chatter
    Was sitting with the Turbine guys in the relay room beside the turbine hall, just about to test the trip function for overspeed, when we heard some really loud noices, and the floor vibrated violently. As we opened the door to the turbine hall, the flames came through the opening into our room...
  4. A dream shot down in flames

    Vader's Tours
    Deb has been told that she will not be able to get 3weeks leave next year which means our US trip has to be postponed :( On to plan B Nothing proper planned yet but will involve the Stella ( Jim&Fi :thumbup:) lots of other passes in the alps, the castle route through southern Germany, as many...
  5. CCM 604 starting problems

    Other Bikes
    Only had bike 3 weeks and then flooded it so changed spark plug now thats all sorted, have left bike on trickle charge as not used it much due to weather, can you overcharge it? as gone to start it tonight and sounds like starter or something is just spinning followed by a cracking noise...
  6. Essex drought Fact or fiction?

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    After reading all the doom and gloom in the papers about our drought I thought I better go out and have a look. :toothy10: Expecting the Essex countryside to look like this Fields littered with dead animals,like this But nothing prepared me for what I was about to see. It's a lot worse...
  7. XR6 spitting flames!

    XR
    Dear All My 1992 XR600R keeps missing/cutting out. I never really have the throttle flatstick, i but it seems every time I do the problem starts within about 1/4 mile. The first sign of cutting out was when I'd cleaned the air filter and and forgot to refit the side panel. I got home, fitted...
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