whilst backing June down a dark alley, i noticed the front brake light wasn't working. i replaced the switch with 2 new, & 1 off Dumbo, switched wires too. With the lights on & off, results - fully lit rear bulb then no lights when the lever is pulled in. Anyone have any ideas, before...
What was your best motorcycle trip this year?
Our 2016 highlight was riding the Kola Highway in Russia: from St. Petersburg along the two biggest lakes of Europe and the White Sea across the arctic circle to Murmansk and beyond.
We started the trip in SPB on 21st of June with the intension...
Got a freinds 2006 XR125L keeps cutting out hot or cold sometimes it will restart sometimes not.
Yesterday I removed the carb took all the jets and airscrew out then 8 mins in my ultrasonic cleaner
Put it all back together air screw 2 turns out it still cuts out I had it running at about 2000...
Just rode 500 miles through France without any problems. No queues no closures no crisis as far as I'm aware. Took an extra 10 litres in 2 × 5ltr jerry cans just in case but not needed.
It has rained constantly. It's early morning day 2 and I'm in Bellac now looking out of my hotel window at...
I have made this offer every year since I have been a member on this forum.
If you find yourself passing through Denmark on your travels , I am offering a free place to pitch your tent and will feed you and give free beers and send you on your way refreshed for your journey. :thumbup:
I have one...
I am planning to ship my bike in Barcelona in June to start from there a loop in the Pyrenees.
Does anyone know a trusted place where I can ship my bike to and collect it from there on the Saturday the 18th of June and drop it back there Sunday the 26th of June?
I am thinking to look for...
I hope to combine 2 of my favourite pastimes soon:) I've got my campervan booked in to have a towbar fitted in June so that when we go away for holidays we can hopefully load up the Transalp to take with us. Been looking on eBay at single bike trailers, some are asking for silly money whilst I'm...
While we are waiting for the new Conti TKC70's to be released in Transalp sizes,
Avon have gone and announced a new Trailrider tyre to replace the Distanzia, they're quoting it to be for British riders on British roads.
Available in June.
I'm organising another Piel Island Rally, Weekend of 7/8th June. Same as the event Austin organised in 2010 and 2011.
If anyone fancies it, see the post over on ABR.
I am in the process of arranging a holiday trip for myself and a few other bikers mates to North West France in May/June this year and thought I would ask the XRV collective if anyone has any recommended biker friendly hotels, gites or b&b's they could suggest in this area?
am selling my varadero 125 reg june 2003 black and grey mot till june 2014 tax till april 2014 mileage 31 k in very good condition has givi top box spare set of keys for bike looking for about 1200 ono 07824323223 for viewing
I took out my insurance in January with Hastings direct including breakdown cover.
Heading off to spain on sunday, I went to upgrade my breakdown cover and they tell me I cant ugrade it.
So I need breakdown cover for spain at short notice, from 23 June to 2nd July. If I have to...
I'll be going for a ride on Sunday 16th - weather permitting! - so if anyone wants to meet up, let me know. Route flexible but may take in Brecon, Llandrindod Wells, Newtown or Aberystwyth.
Please note that this is Father's Day, so don't go AWOL and get yourself into trouble, you hear? (I'll be...
Fantastic trip to Piel Island. Good to see some of the XRV ers there.
Report over on ABR