Being a vertically challenged 5’7 90kg with 30” inside leg I might need to lower my (new to me)Xr400r a tad!
ive bought a second hand seat and will be sending it off to get the foam shaved down a bit and a new seat cover but think it might not be enough!
Was considering a lowering link but it...
I am in need of a white front fender for my 1993 RD07. If anyone has one in decent condition that they would sell, please contact me. It is one of the last pieces I need for my complete rebuild I am doing.
I already have brand new white plastic lower fork leg covers, so I just need the...
I have some evil thoughts about cutting in half the rebound spring or even more - ordering custom ones to be made if all is OK with the shorter length.
I am talking about part number 10 here
Now this is because I have good sag set up now, but when I put fork emulators they will...
Part number is 45210-MY1-006 or 45210-MAY-006 for XRV750 1999. I believe the same part is on the Transalps. This is the black plate that mounts the Left caliper to the fork leg. Like a complete idiot, I rode off with my disc lock still on, which broke the lower part of the plate when it made...
Any prefered brand ?
a bit out of touch with who make quality product these days.
front end is coming out as i have a slight weep on one leg and the headrace is a little notchy.
got new koyo bearings and motul syntetic 10w oil just need some seals now.
quite like the look of these...
I'm looking for a lower seat for my 97 600. Happy to buy or swap for a standard seat.
The standard seat is almost ok, but the bike is going to an Uncle of mine (presuming he passes his test next month) who hasn't ridden for years and I'd rather he was fully comfortable on it as he's a...
One only. Guy asked me to make one & sold his bike in between!
200 x 100 overall with long edges folded back 22.5 degrees.
Mounting holes are clearance for M6. Made from Stainless Steel with brushed polish finish.
Stand off bushed will be needed but suggest using oversize nut or similar.
I know that parts are difficult but I am seeking advice on lowering the seat height on my 2004 trans alp 650
anyone have or know where there might by suspension lowering kits or low seat.
What is the thoughts on softening the preload on the rear shock and lowering the forks a bit
I have a...
Bought my first XR today, I got it at a good price as its hard to start in cold weather due to the choke plate being removed. Apparently previous owner removed it as they can break up causing serious problems. After checking google, i see this is a common problem.
I did get the bike...
I have decided to treat myself to a new helmet and goggles to go with the bike I bought myself a few weeks ago.:thumbup:
I only use open faced helmets and was wondering if anyone here uses prescription sunglasses or goggles and could recommend a place to get them made up.
I am interested in...
NOT going to beleive this, bought a af about 3 months ago, now last few days discovered a oil leek,
now first thought brake caliper front as oil at the bottom of that.
Then checked took the pads out cleaned up NOT caliper, caliper now dry must be fork seal checked that off no forks dry...
Now the RD04 Marathon rep encourages me to thrash it so I've never really pootled along as I have almost always been on my one when on it
Fuel at best has been 47-50 ish mpg max, a lot less that the RD07a but acceptable because it's faster than the RD07a
Went out with son no1 (Dave) on his...
I have a pair of Transalp 600 fork legs going for free (just pay the postage or collect from Sheffield)
They have the mudguard studs stuck in the threads and one has been drilled through at some point, The internals and upper legs are all fine
PM me if interested or they go to the tip this...
I am just about to renovate the wheels on my 1983 XL 600 LMF and need a torque wrench for the spokes and a bit to fit, the head is an allen key 6 side affair, can anybody tell me what size I need to order and where to get a decent wrench that doesn't cost an arm and a leg, I live just outside of...
I just bought a set of Cordura trousers from JTS Biker Clothing of Coalville near Leicester
As I'm 6'3" with a long inside leg it was nice to visit a website that quoted the actual length of the leg rather than short, medium, long or extra long.
I found their site really easyto navigate...
If your looking for a cheep replacement i just fitted a 38mm one of these needed a tap home with a mallet so they shouldn't fall out and look ok ignore the used look of the bike in the photo :thumbup:
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