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  1. Mechanical Advice
    I have removed my fuel tap off my CG125 tank, and the in the hole where the fuel tap goes, there seems to be a plastic insert (looks like a tube). Can this be removed? Need to get everything removed before i flush out tank.
  2. Transalp
    Had to retire, for now, the 600. Got myself a very nice condition 650. Couple of issues i've seen so far : The facia on the clocks is very difficult to take off, I need to change the indicator relay for LED one, not easy to get it off. I've taken all the screws that I can see out, have even...
  3. XRV Swap Shop
    Just got my first AT and the seat has a gel insert which raises it up to slightly more than what I'm comfortable with at 5'10". Just wondered if anyone wanted to swap for a standard seat or even better a lower seat if there is one. Or I'm willing to buy a lower seat if anyone has one for sale...
  4. Africa Twin
    Hi I have an rd7a (2003) and im in the process of a carb overhaul. Can't get the friggen needle out of the needle holder (black slide block that's attached to the diaphragm) The heinz manual say insert a 4mm screw, and then just pull. The screw goes in happy, but the needle holder seems...
  5. Dominator / FMX
    need help please. I was adjusting the air screw on my carb today it was stuck solid, so I tried to ease it out bit of wd40 , Disaster struck I broke the threaded insert now carb u/s, tu flu***in spades. So need another body a I have ALL the internals . can you help ? Believe me I have a...
  6. XR
    Hi guys I'm back on an XR400 (2001) I think :-/ I am green laning and want to know what the best jets to use are? Standard pipe with the standard insert REMOVED (can't believe I found a bike with that still in it tbh) and a bit of open pipe bolted in to keep it a tad quieter. snorkel...
  7. Africa Twin
    Problems removing seat on my AT heya, I've got problems, as per topic, with removing my seat. It's a 91. Now, the manual says to insert the key into the seat lock - which also appears to be some sort of wee storage area, turn clockwise (which I'm doing by 90°) and the storage door falls open...
  8. Off Topic Lounge
    Hi have just done a quick ride report and thought I would do it in word insert the pics straight after the writing then tried to load into thread using the paste from word but the pics dont appear do I have to use text boxes or what? help appreciated......Thx
  9. Varadero
    Hi Guys, went to change the screen yesterday for a taller one, removed the screw covers, undid 3 screws no bother the 4th a completely different story! As ususal it's a screew that you cannot get to from the back, the lower n/s one, and no matter how much persuaion i gave it it would not come...
  10. Africa Twin
    So went to an offroady ride this weekend. As soon as I get on the bike and switch the key on, the trip display lights up and displays all 8888888888888 . But never changes back to the normal time/distance display. So, I end up with only 8888888888's on the display the all day. One other thing...
  11. Bodgers Corner
    Yesturday I made the top part of the vario screen longer.. Had the original top part of the varioscreen as a template and made a longer piece from a old original screen for the Varadero... Reults OK but.. the screen is with oroginal mra mounting rails a little to svept backwards.. Thinking of...
  12. Off Topic Lounge
    My helmet needs a new visor as the 2 that it came with when I bought the helmet are quite marked now. Off I went to the Internet, home of all bargains... Ho bloody Ho. £45...! For a visor!!! And that is without a new Pinlock insert... They must be taking the Mick!! Anyone found a good deal...
  13. Off Topic Lounge
    Looking for a new visor for my shoei xr1100 with a pinlock insert. So anyone know of a decent place? Online or near London Cheers :thumbup:
  14. Meet Ups / Rideouts
    I've just posted my ride report about the ABR meet in Ullapool and our adventures over on ABR under the heading "To Ullapool .... and back." Don't know how to insert a link but should be easy enough to find. Ian
  15. Africa Twin
    Hi, Is the choke nipple bit supposed to slide into the hole, or does it just press against it. Maybe a dumb question, but when i srew my choke cable in on the carbs I am unable to pull the lever. I have taken pictures but I don't know how to insert them.
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