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  1. Africa twin 89 to 2006 seat height question... can anyone help?

    Africa Twin
    hello all, can anyone offer any advice on where one could get a lowering kit for my bike? Im only 5.5 foot tall so need to do something. I managed to get my 1150 gs adv down to 81.5 using a hyperpro kit but they dont do anything for an older africa twin. Any tips on seats, fork springs...
  2. Quick post looking for Reg/Rec Links. The best of the best.

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, So I i'm under strong suspicion that my Reg/Rec is failing/failed. Make long story short I am looking for top of the line high quality Reg/Recs for my RD07. Any suggestions welcome. Aidan.
  3. A link to links on stroke site to Honda info

    Mechanical Advice
    A link to some links! 4stroke site has collated a list of links to Honda related sites eg Honda press packs from 1998 to 2009
  4. HELP! Is my new chain the wrong size?

    Africa Twin
    Hi lads, I am just fitting new chain and sprockets to the RD07 this morning. I'm fitting the OEM front 16t sprocket and JT 45t on the rear which was all good so far but the chain just doesn't seem to be going around the front sprocket for some reason, it's like the teeth are too thick or the...
  5. 1984 xr owner and new info and help required.

    Hi all, I have just acquired a 1984 350, its running but I need the following: Blue fork gaiters, replacement seat cover in blue, yellow race # backgrounds and maybe a headlight. Also a PDF workshop manual, and parts book. Could anyone help with useful links and info? Many thanks Ian...
  6. Best site to buy parts from ?

    Hello friends , im going to buy some parts for a friend of mine and i wanted to take your view about the best web site to buy from since the shopping list is around 400 Pounds or more so far i know Can i order online directly from...
  7. Viglink ??????

    XRV site support & help
    I noticed that most of the current posts have certain words converted to URL Links, usually linked to Amazon. So if for instance you type the word "mirror" in a post and check back later, "VigLink" has created a link to a mirror product page somewhere off site. Is this something that has been...
  8. Honda xr80 1987 parts, help and advice wanted

    Hello New to the forum Just purchased a Honda xr80 1987 and I'm looking for parts, help and advice with restoring it Any info, links or help really appreciated. I'm located in Nottinghamshire Thanks in advance Richiej25
  9. jets where would i get them from

    Dominator / FMX
    where would I get the jets from please any links to be honest not a clue what I'm looking for:thumbup:
  10. Wanted: A few old chain links (525 chain, XRV750)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, I'm after a few old chain links to go in my 'toolkit' to take with me on my planned big trip, just in case. I can't seem to find any without having to buy a whole chain! Does anyone have a few links that they wouldn't mind sending me? Old/used is fine, they will only be used if my...
  11. the Last varadero xl1000v 2011 or 2013 ?

    Hello friends , im having this confusion regarding the last manufactured varadero. was it in 2011 or 2013 ? i thought 2011 was the end of the varadero but i found reviews for 2013 as well all the web sites selling parts got 2011 as the last model any clue ? with links to read :) Thanks
  12. I need rubbers

    Africa Twin
    Now that I have your attention. Having finished refurb'ing my carbs I need to put everything back together. However, Honda are no longer making the two front filter box too carb rubbers, so original units are out, which leaves me with a dilemma! Are there any aftermarket suppliers for these...
  13. Keihin Flatside modification.

    Dominator / FMX
    Has anyone fitted a flatside carb to their dommie? I have sorted out a RD08 inlet manifold and have the jets and needle required on order from a guy in Holland as they dont seem to be available in the uk and he has to order the needle from the Japan which will be another two weeks. I just...
  14. Low seat for RD07

    Africa Twin
    Hello guys. Been searching around here, but can't seem to fund links to seats that are a bit lower. I'm buying a new seat for my rd07 and could use a little more comfort and a few inches towards the ground ;) Any links or other tips? Sent fra min Leap via Tapatalk
  15. Is the Go Pro thing any good????

    Hi all, I am thinking of grabbing a Go Pro for movie making, has anyone got a Go Pro and is it any goos for bikes? Ive read so many great an then bad reviews I am so confused!!!! If anyone has links to their footage or just a general review I'd be grateful :D Cheers all !
  16. For Sale: Honda xr250r-y Tyneside

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Good used condition. Located Tyneside £1400 ono Full ad with pics on Gumtree - sorry don't know how to do links
  17. RD03 Engine case cracked....?? !!!

    Africa Twin
    Looking for some advise on my engine. Jack failed while working on the restoration and back end of bike came crashing down on itself. The shock was out of the bike as well as the swing arm links, so when the jack failed there was nothing to hold the bike's end.... When I was back to work on the...
  18. 600 Chain and sprockets

    Morning All, I'm going to replace the chain and sprockets on my Alp soon and just wanted to check I had the right chain before ordering is it a 525 chain with 118 links? DID X-Ring Motorbike Chain - 525VX - 118 LINK How many teeth does the standard rear sprocket have? I'm going to get a Honda...
  19. New Hagon Shock Horror!

    Dominator / FMX
    Well I decided to take the plunge and get a new shock for my 92 dommie well I eventually managed to get the old shock off with only slightly moving the air box (if anyone got a script for removing the air box please let me know) the new shock on but the bike is sitting almost on the floor and...
  20. DID 525 v8 chain

    Africa Twin
    What's the closest chain which matches the DID 525 V8 Chain It's a standard genuine chain for the at. It's got smaller links compared to the DID 525 vx