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  1. Help identifying right colour panel

    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...
  2. XR 600 wheel bearings & spacers info required please.

    Can anyone give me the dimensions (dia, bore, width & any identifying part numbers) on the rear bearings. I want to source my own. Oil seals too please. Also I'm able to make my own stainless wheel spacers at work - I'd really appreciate some details of the size of the spacers too. I can supply...
  3. help to identify this wiring loom

    Dominator / FMX
    Good day people I have a spare wiring harness I thought it was for a Dominator alas not. it has a white identity number 2100 -MY-2A-6107 1J...
  4. name the colours on RD04 please?

    Africa Twin
    I have a long term project on the go at the moment. It is a 92/93 RD04. I am having difficulties identifying the colours, as the only online paint guys only list 3 colours in this colour scheme, but mine has 4. It has a white base with red and 2 shades of blue. My best bets so far are Shasta...
  5. Help identify worn 320mm front disc on my XR650R Supermoto

    Hi Everyone, I've just joined and am in need of help. ;) I've got a 2003 Honda XR650R and its got a 320mm front disc and a Brembo caliper. The caliper is from a Ducati Monster 800 - luckily this was written on the actual caliper in felt tip pen :p however the disc doesnt have any identifying...
  6. Xl 250s top end rebuild

    Rebuilding my xl250s and have run into trouble with identifying which ring goes in the top and second top ring grooves( this is my first top end rebuild!) I have installed the 3 oil control rings fine(I think that's what they are called) but am unsure of the order of the, one seems thicker...
  7. Rattling front brake

    Africa Twin
    I have registered this for a while. While slowing down or dragging the brake lightly eg coasting down the high street in traffic I can hear a rattle from the front brake. it goes when I apply the brakes properly and is only there when I am barely using the brake. I had a go just now, push the...
  8. help needed in identifying which transalp this engine guard is for??

    loving the ta-deti transalp poges, this page: shows a pattern for an engine guard via big greg aldis would anyone know if this was for the 650 transalp?. I have a mate who welds and could make me one but need to know its for the right bike. cheers :thumbup:
  9. after first run, a wee bit of brown stuff bear the carbs - help in identifying pls

    sorry guys, "newby just bought the bike and paranoid something is wrong" question. after a short 50miler yesterday, was cleaning the bike and noticed some stuff appeared from which i think is around the carbs, just wondering if this is something which i should be concerned about? in 2 yrs...
  10. need some help identifying forks please

    CRF - New Forum!
    hi all. i was lead to believe that the forks in the pic below are cr500, but so far have not been able to find a caliper. if anyone can tell me what they are i'd be very grateful. p.s. they came off a ts125r but wasn't sitting right so it was assumed it was a failed mod attempt

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys Since i brought my @ i have always assumed that my crashbars are Ricky Cross - however they are about to be replaced - but just wanted to see if you thought otherwise?cheers
  12. Newbie advice

    I am currently looking to buy an XR250 or maybe XR400 for greenlaning which I have been promising to do for the last 4/5 years, so this year is the year :thumbup: everyone I spoke to has been very positive about the XR's suitability although opinion is divided on whether the 400 might be a bit...
  13. Stolen thread

    in this ebay link you willl see the details of weavers stolen escort if anyone can help him please do merv
  14. Desperation - identifying my RD03

    Africa Twin
    Hi everyone, I may have a problem... I'm trying to import my XRV650 to Canada. Because the bike doesn't have a 17-digit VIN I'm left having to prove a few things, like age, where it was built, etc... Can anyone help me out to figure out the code, and/or send me a link to where I can get the...