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  1. Imported TA insurance?

    Transalp
    Hi all, This is my first post, so please let me know if it is in the wrong place! I am looking at importing a TA from France, via a friend of mine. Will this massively affect the price of insurance? If I save £500 on getting it here and taxing / registering it, will I end up paying that anyway...
  2. For Sale: RD07A 2000 for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, my friend has decided to sell his RD07a It’s a 2000 model He’s had it for a couple of years and only ridden it once! I’ll get some more details, and get it mot’d again. The bike is located north of Inverness, if anyone is interested send me a pm cheers J
  3. Balkans trip

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hi,I like to share with you few pictures from my and my friend trip to Balkans on honda transalp. Enjoy Wysłane z iPhone za pomocą Tapatalk
  4. Lost key

    Varadero
    hello, My friend and neighbor only had one key for his xl125v 2002 and has lost it,he has searched everywhere but no luck,he has a very active toddler who may have chucked it,anyway can anyone tell me where the key number is located on this model,would it be on the inside of the petrol cap?under...
  5. For Sale: Honda Africa Twin XRV 650 new wheels etc

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Just a quick heads up- a friend of mine is selling his XRV650 Name is John 07896 700043 If you look on ebay- its the only one there. Started off at £999, but I would say its got to be worth between £3300-4000, given the rarity & condition. Regards Rod p.s in the signature link at the bottom of...
  6. XR250R fork seal covers

    XR
    Hi im rebuilding a 2002 XR250R for a friend but he does not want gaiters so i need to find dust caps im in UK Thanks
  7. PLEASE HELP! Over heating

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hi guys. My friend and I recently installed new gears in my CRF 250 R 2007. All works great apart from ive now noticed my bike seems to be getting very hot very fast. Literally within 10 seconds of starting it the pipe at the front is scorching hot! I rode it briefly mainly to test the gears and...
  8. XRV 650 leaking coolant between barrels

    Africa Twin
    Hi all! My bike is leaking coolant from the little joining pipe between the 2 barrels - can it be fixed in situ, or is an engine out job? Usually Google is my friend, but I need help in a hurry!thanks for any / all replies TA!
  9. Cheapest jacket ever

    Clothing
    I just ordered this : DUHAN Autumn Winter Motorcycle Jacket Men Motocross Equipment Cotton Lined Cold-proof Motorbike Moto Jacket Protective Gear A friend of mine got it and I love it so I ordered mine. Sent from my MI 5 using Tapatalk
  10. wheres wally very easy version : )

    Transalp
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k2SzlJjwL68 hears an old girl I would love an old friend from years ago that I haven't even seen since 89 rode with a 1% club in the late 70 he had one of these with ape hanger bars at the time . very interesting bloke to chat with very mechanically minded used...
  11. For Sale: Varadero 1000 48,000miles

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Selling on behalf of a friend, if interested PM me and I will forward his number Varadero 1000 in black Current mileage 48,858 Recent Hagon shock fitted Recent battery and regulator Both tyres good comes with pannier rack & 45 ltr top box Multiple spare genuine keys for bike Crash bars...
  12. CRF 1000 - another cracked rear rack

    Africa Twin
    This one belongs to my friend. Max weight is 22lbs on that rack (so says the sticker). He had 17lbs of "survial tools and equipement". He went for medium off-roading. Nothing hard. Did a small jump over a ridge and... crack !!! Would you bring less for a day of off-roading ?
  13. 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...
  14. Dominator softshell?

    Clothing
    Hey guys, I've recently been sent a photo of my friend's awesome dominator what-looks-like-a-softshell he bought, and i gotta Say i'm pretty jealous about his new piece. I've been searching through the internet for dominator crewneck shirts and softshells but i can't find it. Does anybody know...
  15. Georgie Boy RIP

    Chatter
    Or as my daughter's friend said last night "George Michael, guess that's the Last Christmas then...." As an off the cuff remark, a bloody good 'un.
  16. XR 250R Value?

    XR
    I have an XR250R grey import registered in UK 2003 but on an M plate. Recent service and MOT the mechanic told me he believed that such bikes had gone up in value and that I should make sure I got what it was worth if I were to sell it. The bike has done 2300 miles on the odometer, I bought it...
  17. Video: Snow chains on Africa Twin and Honda XL - trying to reach France

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hello, Together with my friend last Friday we tried to cross the border from Italy to France, through a 2.700 m. pass. The aim was to have a good lunch in France but ufortunately we couldn't manage because of the ice, but the view was superb so we didn't spoil the day. A couple of pictures...
  18. Wanted: transalp 600 (twin disc) REAR WHEEL WANTED.

    For Sale / Wanted
    For a friend, good condition, thanks.
  19. For Sale: a line on customisable shrouded cables for securing items to bikes

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hola, A friend of mine, based in Lithuania, has a line on steel cables that can be used to secure items to bikes. As far as I know, thickness can be 2, 3 4 or 6mm (possibly also other thicknesses) and the length is customisable. There'd be a loop at either end and it'd be shrouded in 2mm...
  20. For Sale: Antique Compressor

    For Sale / Wanted
    A friend of mine wants to sell this 1953 Danish made industrial compressor... Its in working condition and it can pump out 750 ltrs per minute Its 1.5m long and will need a couple of pallets to move it. As its located here in Denmark ,anyone interested will have to arrange transport for it. The...
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