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  1. BA20D (Non-H4) HID Conversion Kit with Electrical Ballasts

    Africa Twin
    XRV Forum Members: Hello and happy holidays! I am writing to learn of the availability of a HID conversion kit for my 1991 Italian XRV750 RD04 with BA20D bulbs or lamps. The current bulb is stamped with HERT4 12V35/35W. Since the American websites for Amazon, ebay and Google, do not...
  2. Wanted: Honda XL600V Transalp 1999 front subframe for cowl/speedo/headlamp

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi , I'm looking for a straight front sub-frame as mine got bent in a fall. It's like the one in the picture. Would you have one in straight condition? If so, please PM me. Cheers Pete
  3. Headlamp fairing sub frame for XL600V 1999

    Transalp
    Hi, Would anyone (preferably in the UK) have a straight headlamp/fairing sub frame they may be interested in selling? (Picture attached.) Don't mind if it's rusty and in need of painting as long as it's not bent. If so, please send me a message with how much you'd like for it posted to Surrey...
  4. Correct fixings for wind shield

    Transalp
    Hi, Please would somebody tell me if the four silver fixings you can see that hold the wind shield to the headlamp cowl are the correct ones for a 1999 XL600V? Please see pictures. They came with the bike when I bought it new but seem too big and shiny? Thanks PC
  5. Help identifying right colour panel

    Transalp
    Hi, I have a red 1999 XL600V Transalp with a damaged headlamp cowl. I have found a replacement cowl online which is red but I'm not sure the colour will match. Does anyone know if there were different shades of red used on this model/year? I've attached a picture of my bike. It's quite an...
  6. What headlamp bulbs does the AT use ...

    Africa Twin
    Well folks both my bulbs have blown so before i strip them out what should i be buying bulb wise H5 , H7'S ... :thumbup:
  7. Headlamp Relay ...

    Africa Twin
    Hi chaps ... the main beam on my 96 RD7A has stopped working as in flick the switch on the bars and nothing also the flash button on the front of the switch gear does nothing .... were can i find the relay that controls this ... :thumbup:
  8. Correct colour of XL600v HONDA sticker on Headlight cowl with red paintwork

    Transalp
    Good Morning, Wondering if somebody could advise me please? I need to replace the front Honda badge on the headlamp cowl after a respray. It fits above the headlamp. Please can somebody tell me if the correct (factory) specification for this colour should match the Honda letters on the side...
  9. Looking for XL600V headlamp cowl in original red colour

    Transalp
    Hi, I'm trying to restore my bike and the existing headlamp cowling was repaired and resprayed using rattle cans by the previous owner. Does anyone have one still in original red colour and with the right Honda sticker, that they are planning to sell at some point? If so, please message me...
  10. New Rider with 1990 TransAlp XL600v in USA

    Transalp Technical Specs
    Hello! After 30 years of pretty serious bicycle riding, I just decided a couple of months ago i'm ready to ride a motorcycle. I geared up, took a basic rider course, put a few miles in on a friends little 250 Suzuki and after a month of intensive searching, found a beautiful, close to stock and...
  11. Headlamp Relay ...

    Africa Twin
    Witch relay is the headlamps/lights .... ive got a intermittent problem with them doing what they want ... the main beam does not work nore does the side lights ... when there on there very dim and yellow in colour ... i surpose it does not help when your running 2 900 lumin spot lamps :D
  12. Optimate twin USB charger...

    Accessories
    Just thought I'd post up some thoughts on the above charger. It's a compact gizmo built around a DIN plug that enables you to charge two USB gadgets simultaneously. It's voltage sensitive so switches itself off when the input voltage drops below a predetermined number, designed to protect...
  13. Reproducing an RD03 headlamp grill

    Africa Twin
    I 3D printed this prototype 3 years ago from a 3D model I designed. Producing them with 3D printing would be out of the question as very pricey. Anyone here in the industrial domain that would know how to produce such grills? They are 300mmx 180mm x 35mm. It is textured because of the 3D...
  14. Rejuvenating the headlamps

    Africa Twin
    This picture below comes from that thread. http://www.xrv.org.uk/forums/africa-twin/80073-replacing-rd07-headlamp-reflectors-2.html Has anyone else been able to remove the old reflector ? My goal is get rid of the old reflectors and glue brand new ones.
  15. Lee's RD07s resto reassembly

    Africa Twin
    I will not post complete sets of pictures of before and after. we all know what a sad RD07 looks like. Instead, I will post a few pictures of sub-assemblies put back together after every single component has been either powder coated or plated. The longest and toughest job is preparation. When...
  16. LED upgrade

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All, I want to change my headlamp to an LED as I’m of the understanding this will allow me more power for my spots/heated grips. Has anyone done the conversion and what or where did you buy? thanks Jamie
  17. Standard headlight into LED

    Transalp
    Hello there I am quite new to the forum, but have been reading around for a while! I just bought my first TA 650, 2007. I would like to make myself a bit more visible by changing the standard headlamp into an LED. Does anyone recommend any particular one and do you need any conversion kits...
  18. Starter dead after and off

    Africa Twin
    Just done loads of work on the bike, all successful then went to start it and nada. The other day the rear tyre blew and came off the bead, causing me to fishtail and come off. Apart from the tyre a headlamp smashed. I was bruised but no worse. A car coming on the other direction happened to...
  19. Gearchange activating mainbeam??

    Transalp
    As the title, when I'm driving with a dipped headlamp sometimes this will switch to mainbeam when I change gear. This will only last for a second and reverts back to dipped once the gearchange is completed. It does not happen with every gearchange and can occur in any gear moving up or down the...
  20. Wanted: RD07A Africa Twin headlight

    For Sale / Wanted
    When chasing one of the faster guys down on the Tour of Portugal rally a few weeks ago, me and the bike caught some roost and later discovered that i'd stupidly left the headlight protector off and as such have smashed a headlamp. Bugger! As such i need a replacement, its the offside one thats...
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