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  1. Hi all, sprocket and stand query

    Just a quick introduction to say high. I've had my 2000 reg xl1000 Varadero for a couple of months now and love her. She just about got all on her I want except heated grips which I'm fitting tomorrow. Couple quick questions though. I'm pretty sure she has been lowered as I am vertically...
  2. Introduction from a new member

    Africa Twin
    Hi, Thought it would only be polite to introduce myself ... My name is Craig, I'm a Brit living in France and I recently bought this RD04 for a trip to Morocco in October. This is my first Japenese bike, my other mounts being Italian. But, having run through the list of Italian possibles -...
  3. Montesa 4 ride

    Other Honda
    Montesa 4 ride so is it only me wanting to see this bike in the flesh looking at it an the spec it's going to be an awesome trail bike for the tight green lanes out this coming month looks like 85kg with oil an fuel the crf 250x comes in at 115kg i want a test ride 4Ride Introduction pug
  4. Hello all a belated introduction !

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Firstly should have introduced myself properly ages ago ! I have been on the forum for a while now since buying my RWB 2002 @t from a member down in Bristol ( sorry you name escapes me ). Had always wanted an @t but just hadn't quite got round to it until some scumbag gave me the chance by...
  5. Valve adjustment woes

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi chaps As some might know from my introduction, I purchased a 1988 RD02 NX650 a little while back. Noisy valve cover lead me to believe that the valve were not adjusted properly. While waiting for feeler gauges to arrive, I went out and bought a torque wrench (Halford's pro 8 - 60Nm jobbie)...
  6. For Sale: Bmw r1100gs for sale

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    If you are looking for a BMW R1100GS , this bike needs no introduction. Considered by many to be the best of the BMW 'adventure' bikes.
This bike has had three owners from new and is in really superb condition for its age. 
Everything is pretty much original. Spoked wheels are in perfect...
  7. First Ride - First Weekend 2015 Sat 3rd Jan North West

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi Guys. It's been a while :) was James691 but for the life of me I can't recall what my password was or even what email address I had at the time! Not sure if any on here would remember me or if everyone has moved on - but best to do an intro as I couldn't find the newbie section :)...
  8. XR 125 Drive sprocket cover

    think I sussed it now
  9. Hello

    Hi,I just bought an 03 Transalp 650,I posted an introduction previously but it was in the wrong section, I've been riding bikes for 30 years or so,I love the comfortable riding position of the transalp and she's perfect on the mountain and twisting coastal roads here Anyway I'm sure I'll have...
  10. Introduction

    CRF - New Forum!
    Just to say hello
  11. Quick introduction and couple of questions...

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, I've just joined the forum as an about to be (Monday) owner of an RD07a 2002 African Twin. I'm currently looking at doing a number of mods to make it ready for a trip through Africa early next year with three other friends (they are quite experienced having done 60 countries now...
  12. XR600RF cylinder head welding

    G'day Gents and Ladies, I am after some advice regarding welding a crack between the 2 exhaust valve seats on a XR600RF. A brief history of the XR and a bit of a personal introduction given this is my first (oops second) post here. I am the 2nd owner of this lovely old 1985 XR600 and have...
  13. New bike test rules from 19th January 2013

    Routes to Your motorcycle / scooter Licence 19th January 2013 will see the introduction of the 3rd Driving Licence Directive (or 3DLD). The 3DLD will see several changes to the way the motorcycle licence system works, most notably the changes to age restrictions in each licence category...
  14. 1982 xr250r

    First I want to say hi from NJ. I see an introduction area. I just picked up a 1982 XR250R and the Mounting Flange between the carb and head is broken and I cant find a replacement. Does anyone know of a boot off a different model that would fit this bike? Thanks
  15. Newbie introduction...

    Hello all, Just a quick introduction. I'm Louis and I have always had bikes, the most recent of which is a 1993 XR600R. From a young age I have done motocross and trials riding and thought I'd have a go at this green laning business! I set out to buy an XR400 but couldn't refuse the 600, with...
  16. New AT owner saying hello - with questions.

    Africa Twin
    Hello to everyone. Not sure if this is the right place to post this? but I couldn't find a members introduction section. Just bought my first AT. This one HONDA Africa Twin XRV750 1999 RDO4 1999 | eBay I took a bit of a punt, as I've bought it 'unseen'. I know from the description that it...
  17. Honda history & facts

    Other Honda
    HONDA RSC and HRC.The Honda Research & Development.For the development of special racing motorcycles and parts Honda created a separate company, first in 1970 this company was called RSC, Racing Service Center Corporation, later in 1982 the company was renamed as HRC, Honda Racing Corporation...
  18. New Owner

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi everyone. Just a quick message by way of introduction. I bought a 2000 red Dommie off Ebay on the weekend picked her up from Birmingham on Saturday and rode her the 150 miles home M5/M50/A40. I have a pre Vtec VFR800, but living on the edge of the Brecon Beacons National Park was looking...
  19. Formal introduction

    Africa Twin
    Having procured an Africa Twin from enabb about a week and a half ago and posted a few times I feel it's time for a more fully rounded introduction So, hello, I'm John from Scunthorpe in Lincolnshire. I'm two rides into AT ownership - the ride back from enabb's and a trip to Cleethorpes last...
  20. Hello good evening....Introduction (New RD04 Member)

    Africa Twin
    RD04 Bringing it back to good running condition (hopefully) (pic heavy) (help req) Good evening. I'd like to introduce myself to this board (I think I am going to need it) <br> <br> Iv just bought an RD04, motivation other than having lusted after them for 10years, is an increasing commute...