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  1. Africa Twin 750 Re-build

    Africa Twin
    I was recommended to add a thread as I'm currently having another fad of re-building my Africa Twin. I bought it 5 years ago as a 'project' and proceeded to leave it in the shed for 4 years! Last Christmas I dismantled it in a shed, since then I've moved house and have the space to get my teeth...
  2. Finally got an RD03 in the USA

    Africa Twin
    After years of waiting (and converting my Transalp to as close to a RD04 as possible) I've finally got an RD03 here in the States. It's an early one with 0000996 serial number and looks to have come from Germany through the hands of my friend and collector/restorer, screen name "Ujeni"...
  3. XR400 Standard Indicator Relay

    XR
    Hi all, just joined here, need some help. Partners son has an xr400 that needs to get through an MOT. It has standard indicators with bulbs not LED ones and we are after locating a relay to get these working. For the life of us we can not locate one, can import one from Australia of all places...
  4. Italian import vin??

    Transalp
    Ok I've found a frame with v5 and some other parts. It's been in a shed for some years in a dismantled state. According to the owner it was a one owner grey import which is verified by the v5. It says first registered to an independent importer. It's an Italian factory model but can someone...
  5. Engine hesitation at open throttle

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi there, I have a 99' fx650 which I purchased to refurb and modify. I do not know how it ran before it was dismantled. It was only started. I have now rebuilt after refurb and I'm having trouble with engine hesitation with throttle open. I have put a larger main jet (175) as it has a custom...
  6. Led headlights

    Africa Twin
    Bought these bad boys from Joom.com for 11 euros(dynamic pricing if you search direct you pay a higher price than if you browse and they show up)(number four of the ones shown) took two weeks to arrive, look good quality with a built in cooling fan etc. Fitted today and the result is like...
  7. fule light for RD07/A available for 65€

    Africa Twin
    just seen this online https://kkbike.it/en/africa-twin-xrv-650-750/99-fuel-tap-kit-with-led-light-for-africa-twin-07-07a.html. Unfortunately they dont ship to Spain so I cant buy myself. Gutted
  8. Wanted: LED replacement bulb for rear tail light

    For Sale / Wanted
    Has anyone found a replacement for the Stanley 12v 21/5v (#34906-MBB-611) tail light bulb? I've been searching Amazon, eBay, AliExpress and Google with no luck. You can find single filament bulb replacements but the two filaments don't seem to exist. Thanks- Harry
  9. Replace standard bulb position (12v 4W BA9s) in headlight to LED.

    Africa Twin
    One of my bulbs just was black inside, so I decide to replace both bulbs, but to something good and led :) I decide NOT to buy some cheap china crap, and was ready to pay. I make small issue, and found two companies Osram and Philips. Philips was better, but I didn't found this bulbs on ebay...
  10. 2004 Honda CB1300 speedo tacho and digital display playing up

    Other Bikes
    Hi, would really appreciate your help with my 2004 Honda CB1300 My bike clocks started playing up and stopped working. bike starts all good and all led lights on the clocks work but not the speedo , tacho , digital display and digital clock.Normally when you turn the ignition on , everything...
  11. Transalp 700 brake pads

    Transalp
    Just had the Alp pass its mot with a couple of expected advisorys. 1. Wear on rear tyre and 2. Front brake pads worn. Me and 3 mates are doing the NC 500 in May so now is a good time to get the bike fettled up. Been looking at getting some Goldfren ceramic carbon pads with sintered metal in...
  12. rd04 headlight bulbs...

    Africa Twin
    anyone know where to find original bulbs? bayonet type...not h4, led, ebay, wemoto or anyone who seem to think all models use h4. Mot due tomorrow, 4X h4 bulbs arrived yesterday. bollox
  13. RD03 Headlight Upgrade

    Africa Twin
    My 89 has RD04 H4 headlights in it. I'm thinking of changing out the bulbs for LED bulbs like these - https://www.cyclopsadventuresports.com/3800-Lumen-H4-LED-Headlight-bulb-_p_83.html I've read threads where people have used the cheap Chinese LED bulbs without problems. Anyone running them on...
  14. LED's Indicators

    Africa Twin
    Just a quick question i have fitted my LED indicators ,i have gone through the hazzard warning light syndrome ,bought a LED compatable flaher relay ,to find the indicators only work when i remove the dash light (indicator),so i bought a small t5 LED bulb for the dash display now the dash...
  15. clutch noises

    Africa Twin
    Hi all started my xrv for the first time since i bought it after fitting some led indicators (long story ).Any how on strting the idle had been set too high so once the bike warmed up i reduced the idle spped to a respectable 1200,as i was lowering the clutch noise became louder like the...
  16. LED indicators

    Africa Twin
    I wanted to buy a pair of rear indicators but the front look a little worn out too so i think i will go the LED route found a set in china for under 7 pounds with a relay any one else bought a set from the east ? Wanted to keep it original but i fugure it would be a wise upgrade better to be...
  17. XR400 and Cyclops LED H4 bulb

    XR
    I stupidly ordered a Cyclops H4 LED bulb (with rectifier/regulator) for my US model XR400 headlight and of course I can't mount it in the stock light assembly. Is there another XR headlight assembly (AU version?) that will accept H4 bulbs or an aftermarket option? Thanks! Here's the bulb...
  18. Swap: Rd07a Dominator R exhaust... swap for stock

    XRV Swap Shop
    hey.. looking to swap back to stock exhaust, the bike came with this exhaust.. but I heard the stock one and prefer the quieter tones from it I am in Waterford , ireland Untitled by iainbutterfield, on Flickr
  19. Transalp 650 Rear Indicators upgrade to LED???

    Transalp
    I need to replace my rear indicators on my 07 Transalp 650 as I have snapped one off when I dropped bike (Doh). i was thinking of upgrading to LED whats peoples thoughts? is it easy to do? need some advice?
  20. Moto-Discovery LED panel for Tail Light

    Africa Twin
    Hi All, I would like to replace the single-filament incandescent tail-light bulb in my Africa Twin with an LED panel. Does anyone have any experience of this one from Moto-Discovery in Greece ? https://moto-discovery.com/eshop/tail-lights-lenses/led-panel-for-africa-twin-tail-light.html I...
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