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  1. speedo conversion for wp48

    Africa Twin
    Hi! So, I've made the wp48 conversion with the single 320mm disc brake, the brembo calipers and the excel rim. The whole front end from a 450 sxf ktm. Now I've got a problem that I didn´t think of: I've got an analog odomoter and a digital pick up (magnetic) wheel and spindle. There's no space...
  2. WP 48 conversion issues so far

    Africa Twin
    So, I might as well start with a brief description of whats going on with my RD07: Decided to upgrade the front forks for a WP48mm. It's an easy swap if you buy the whole front end set like I did. I got the brake pump + braided cable + caliper + forks (with braces) + wheel from a 2003 KTM 450...
  3. Transalp 650 gaiter replacement

    How easy is it to take the front forks off to replace the gaiters- mine are in a sorry state. It's not so much the taking off as putting back correctly so as not to muff up the handling?
  4. CR Usd Forks on Domi 650 ?

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello, I am new on this forum and looking for info on replacing front forks from my domi by usd cr500/crf450.... Someone who has experience with this? All info welcome since this is my first "re-build" project. Thx!!
  5. At front fork mod?

    Africa Twin
    Want to stiffen up the front forks a bit. Been told I could use a spacer in the top Of each fork. Is this a good idea and if so what sort of Size would I need? Cheers Bob.
  6. XL 700 front fork advice please. Slight juddering.

    Hi. Need some advice please, (and you've never let me down yet!) 2009 XL 700. 20k miles total. (I've done 13k in the last 12 months). Absolutely love the bike. I've noticed this last few months, that I feel a slight juddering through the front forks, when I brake. I feel it through the...
  7. For Sale: Transalp 600 Front Forks & springs for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD. Transalp 600 Front Forks & springs for sale SOLD £49 located in north london
  8. Pitting on forks

    I have some pitting/ discoloration on my front forks, the general stuff brought with age, looking to bring them back to life and protect them. What would you suggest?? Cheers
  9. varadero 125 front forks

    Are the forks from the injection model the same as the earlier carb model?
  10. front Forks

    Hi all can anyone tell me how I can tell if the front forks on my sons varadero are "BENT OR TWISTED so badly they wont pass a mot" to quote the mechanic. I cant see anything and it rides ok according to my son. Cheers
  11. Dominator custom questions???

    Dominator / FMX
    hello, I've had a dominator with the intention of building a custom bike out of it for a few months but the weather has been putting me off until recently. I have a couple of questions which I can't find proper answers to. If someone could help answer them I'd appreciate it. EXHAUST - I want...
  12. Honda XR Forks

    Hi All Anyone have kicking around the white plastic bits that the fork gaitors attach to on a Honda xr 250/400 front forks part No 51612-KA4-831 BAND, BOOT (UPPER) (SHOWA)
  13. Showa forks for AT

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, I need an advice about front suspension.. I have showa front forks already fitted on my AT and I need to have them resprung and revalved for this heavier bike, but I don't know where is any good service for suspension in Scotland...Any ideas? Thank you very much for any suggestions ;)
  14. White Sleeves Front Forks XR 400

    Hi. Would any one have any spare white plastic sleeves that the for gaitors fit on for a xr 400 and the speedo cable plastic black clamp, been watching ebay for a while nothing seems to be coming up.
  15. calling all northern monkeys.....

    is anyone in the cheshire area able to collect a set of front forks and calipers from mobberley, cheshire and hold onto them untill I can collect them? obviously fuel will be covered and beer will be supplied as a thank you?? Cheers Sean
  16. cr250 / xr250 components

    Hi does anyone have any idea what CR250 parts fit the XR250. i.e front forks, rear suspension. XR is a 1994
  17. new to the forum and need some advice on front forks

    Hey how you all doing? I looking at an XR250 1994 that a friend is giving to me, if I take it I want to beef up the front forks. I am wandering if anyone has retro fitted Olins or the like to an XR? If so what did you need to do? Thanks McDee
  18. Fork oil measuring tip (installing Intiminators)

    Africa Twin
    Hi lads, Thought I'd share a little idea I stumbled upon yesterday, when installing the Intiminators. Surely someone MUST have done this before and it's probably completely common knowledge, printed on some of the very first page of the big Change Fork Oil manual, but here goes anyway ... just...