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  1. What's this ?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all , I'm having electrical gremlins with my 2000 XRV750. The bike had an alarm system that was disabled prior to my purchase but I think some vestiges of that system remain. Can anyone identify if the photo above is a stock component? Thanks Ron Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
  2. Gremlins

    Varadero
    I have electrical gremlins in my bike :mad: My least favorite problem! I hate routing around searching for electrical problems! Sometimes when i turn my lights on the bike cuts out, as in shorts out the whole bikes electrics :( Turn them off and on a few times and all is well Today it cut...
  3. Gremlins...or is it me??

    Africa Twin
    Oiked off the old reg/rec, cutting the alternator wires to the old reg/rec and also the wires from the old reg/rec to the bike. Installed the new cables and reg rec. 99.99999% sure its done correctly. - alternatir wires dont care which is which - other cables go straight to the battery. Turn...
  4. iPhone app testers required

    Chatter
    Anyone with an iPhone care to test my phone app for bikers? It's free in the app store and called the-zebra. I'm after any Gremlins or any quick fixes so if you spot any, let me know so I can sort them. I'll owe you a beer. Screenshot iPhone5 by whealie, on Flickr
  5. XR 125 things to look for

    XR
    Going to collect one tomorrow as a learner bike for family etc. Any particular gremlins to watch out for.
  6. Electrical Gremlins - Opinions Please

    Mechanical Advice
    I was out with Steve T the other day on my '93 RD07 when I pulled in for fuel and after re-filling the bike refused to start. The only thing I did (which shouldn't be relevant but maybe is, more on that later) was to re-set all the trips on the Tripmaster. The bike had been running fine. Quick...
  7. Mysterious Electrical Gremlins FOUND!!

    Africa Twin
    Right ever since my AT clocked 50 000 problem free miles about two weeks ago all of the sudden it started with problems. Great I thought it served me fine now it is knackered :rolleyes: First symptoms was irregular dropping in revs and splutter, cough missing was the order of the day. One...
  8. Electrical Gremlins

    Africa Twin
    Having fixed my tyre and got back on the road i was feeling quite smug until the bike cut out whilst pulling away from the lights last night! pushed it the 1 1/2 miles home and with the help of a very kind passing bike mechanic - (jonno from Philip Youle) took it apart to have a look turns out...
  9. Electrical Gremlins blowing fuses

    Transalp
    I am today trying to get my crashed Transalp 650 back into some sort of shape to ride again, and seem to be having some weird electrical problems. The bike will start fine but everytime you turn on the ignition it blows the fuses for the horn (no horn present at the moment) and the brake light /...
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