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  1. RD07 Handlebar risers

    Africa Twin
    Hi! I know there is a thread somewhere but i couldn't find it. Which is the maximum height of risers one can add without changing all the cables? And can someone recommend me some? Thanks in advance
  2. Handlebar height

    Dominator / FMX
    Does anyone have a solution to the handlebar height on the RDo2 ? I find mine very low and difficult to use especially when standing on the pegs, i have loosened them and pushed them up a little which is slightly better but causes the engine to race slightly on full lock so not ideal. I like the...
  3. Fork height

    Dominator / FMX
    Over the next few days i am going to fit new fork gaiters, now the bike is a bit too tall for me and i thought i might drop the the yolks about an inch to compensate, doe's anybody think this may have an adverse effect on handling ? or should i leave well alone?
  4. Lowering seat hieght

    Transalp
    I know that parts are difficult but I am seeking advice on lowering the seat height on my 2004 trans alp 650 anyone have or know where there might by suspension lowering kits or low seat. What is the thoughts on softening the preload on the rear shock and lowering the forks a bit I have a...
  5. Crank shaft freeze plug XRV 650

    Africa Twin
    Good evening, I need to remove the two freeze plugs on the crankshaft to clean the oil pipes between the main journals and the crankpins journals. Diameter of these plug is 11,5mm and height about 5 mm. Does anyone know where I can order this king of plug ? In France, it's by now impossible ...
  6. Varadero "jack up kit"

    Varadero
    Does anyone know of a "jack up kit" to raise the height of a Varadero XL1000 ? Thanks
  7. Fuel overflowing

    Varadero
    Right guys after my first successful post on the forum I am back again in need of help! So I am well versed in carburettors however with all the tubing attached to the Varadero I am a bit bemused. Just started her up this afternoon and fuel began spewing out of one of the overflow pipes which...
  8. RD04 needs shorty clutch lever

    Africa Twin
    So, heh, ever since raising the bars up to their maxium height (though rotation) the clutch lever contacts with the handguard strut so I'd like to change the lever for a short one. Any recomendations?
  9. RD07A Spring identification.

    Africa Twin Technical Specs
    duplicate, sorry sorry duplicate thread can't see how to delete<br>
  10. This is a question for taller Transalp riders....

    Transalp
    I have fitted an MRA Varioscreen to the 700 as I thought this would keep rain off my visor! Unfortunately as I rode home from Brands Hatch on the Sat of the BSB end of season and it humped down! The problem quickly became apparent that the Varioscreen actually puts the spray directly onto my...
  11. For Sale: Kappa Givi Topbox Givi Monokey mounting plate £35

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD Kappa Givi Topbox Givi Monokey mounting plate £35 SOLD A Kappa Givi type topbox and mounting plate to suit. I think the box is about 45 litres the dimensions are Width 52 cm, Length 42 cm, Height 29 cm The box locking plate has been reinforced-see picture and there are some scuff marks...
  12. Varadero lowering kit

    Varadero
    Hello Friends, I just bought 2004 vara also made one order for lowering kit from bikefarmmv.de and it's on its way question is :) which side stand i can use instead of mine ? not the CBF as it's not avalibale back home ( Egypt ) i'm not going to fit the lowering kit i will see if i can live...
  13. For Sale: 650 Transalp seat

    For Sale / Wanted
    Having a bit of a clearout.... Std height 650 Transalp seat, barely used, no cuts or damage. Even the staples underneath aren't rusty. £40 collected WN7 or £50 posted
  14. XR 400 Adjusting Rear Brake Pedal Height

    XR
    Hey all, first post! I need to lower my pedal height but the clevis is pretty tight on the pushrod, i can't get anything to hold onto the pushrod as there is not enough room, but was wondering if I can remove the pushrod without leakage? I can't quite tell from the diagrams and wondered if...
  15. fmx/slr mix up

    Dominator / FMX
    bikes back on the road, jazzed the slr up a bit with fmx parts goes well, welded 65mm in the stand to cope with the new height koso speedo on and ready for winter :)
  16. xl250s carb settings

    XL Technical Specs
    Hi fitted New jets in standard Kevin carb think it's running a bit lean could do with some info float height and needle valve clip position thanks
  17. RD03 Handlebars - Replacements?

    Africa Twin
    As my RD03's rebirth starts to wrap up, I realized I still have bent handlebars. I use 35mm bar risers and the height is perfect, I would like to retain that. I would ideally like to not have to change out hoses and/or cables by going with a differently-sized handlebar. Does anyone know which...
  18. Low seat woes

    Transalp
    Bit of a saga this, Bought a genuine honda low seat from ebay and when it turned up it had the part no for a std seat 7720 etc so claimed back and returned it. I then bought a low seat from My local honda dealer, it came in a Box with low seat and the 082 part no on it, inside was a std seat...
  19. Rear suspension ride height adjusment

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, Just purchased a 2001 Africa Twin for a guy who had it professionally lowered as he was very short. I am very tall and want to put the rear suspension back to it original height or even raise it slightly. Do anyone have a standard rear 'U' shaped link or know where I can buy an...
  20. SKF low friction fork seals?

    Africa Twin
    Anyone used these or know if they are compatible with AT? The don't have the same height as OEM 9 vs 11mm
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