In the process of replacing front sprocket and wondering if there should be shims behind sprocket so that there is no slack when putting locking plate on? There is some play in and out once it is on. No spline wear and it is snug when moving back and forth. My KLR650 has the same type of setup...
I just received my new tires and figure I will change tubes as well and keep old ones as spares. Everything I have owned for years has been tubeless except my RD03 which came with new tires/wheels and my KLR650 which I changed eons ago. Want Heavy duty but not sure which brands are best. Any...
Any recommendations for off road type foot pegs? Many that I have seen are wider than the oem, and I fear these will interfere with my big foot and the shifter. When I added off road style pegs to my KLR650, I had to install an extended shifter to make shifting as comfortable as before.
Been registered on the site for awhile and used it for great tips! Time to say Hello, and thanks for a great informative forum. I own a RD07 that I am rebuilding and battling with, also a 2010 KLR 650 for the fun of it.
I recently put a set of 30mm Zeta bar risers on my 2008 Varadero. On bumpy roads they will slightly rotate....and I suspect they would move even more under emergency braking. I have them installed correctly as per the instructions and I have them torqued as per the maintenance manual...
Hi all, well sold my KLR and after a bit of road fun for the summer, fond memories of my old bandit form 14 years ago (yikes) anyone got one or something similar going spare (sensible beertokens as prefer the look of the 600 models) and the closer to Devon the better!
Looking for ammo boxes for panniers, £26 a pair posted?
I have just brought from here PAIR OF ARMY SURPLUS METAL AMMUNITION BOXES IDEAL FOR STORAGE/TOOLS 44Lx36Hx21D | eBay
Bulldog put me on to them as he is using them on the KLR650 he is playing with at the moment.
Robust steel weigh about 9 kg...
Mid weight simple Adventure Bike- now sorted
Hi all, currently looking for something like:
CCM 644, DR650, XT600, KLR650 (simple, robust, biggish, single)
Close to Devon (wife getting fed up with long pick ups), Good solid condition, History, less than 25k miles, MoT
Budget max £1500, what...
It's that time again (no comments please)
I'm looking for either a nice KLR or Super 10, looking around 1000-1500 dep on right bike. The closer to Devon the better, altough will travel (a bit) for right bike.
Hi all. My apologies if this has been covered before. My Dommie has the usual wheel rot problems and with only 22 thousand miles on the clock. My Africa Twin suffered the same problem but had over 160,000 on the clock when I changed bikes. Anyway this seems to be limited to Hondas so I was...
Playing with the idea of getting something to play around in deeper puddles ;)
Now I have been looking around a bit and there are a few DR 350 for under a £1000, a few DR 400 for around £1250, the odd XRV400 and the KLRs
Which one is the better option ? Anything to avoid ? What to look out...
Just thought i'd upload some pictures of my summer project
I've had it for ages and it has just been sat in the back of my garage
I had the frame sandblasted and spayed it with steel wheel silver
Not stripping the engine it's only done 20K just oil and filters
Speaks for its self...
Rear monoshock wanted for 1989 KLR 650A, original or aftermarket, even something that might be grafted on would be considered, (400mm centres with eyelet at the top and u shaped bracket at the bottom) no silly prices please as its just used for local green laning,
2008 kawasaki klr650 , big K stopped importing the klr 650 in 2002 into the UK , after they said their was no market for duel sport motorcycles in the UK , while the rest of the world got the bike we had to do without , well ive been luck and found this its the only 2008 in the UK
ok so you been asked this befor but how can i get some more power from this unit this bike is only for offroad use so please help if i want to change the engine to a bigger one what engine should i look for
thanks if you can help