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  1. Chain of fools ...

    G'day Playmates, Has any Transalper here ever carried a heavy-bike-locking-security-chain in the TA's capacious storage compartment under the seat ... and if so, what were the results, if any, of surpassing the weight limited of 2'ish Kgs that Mr.Honda's sticker states is the maximum permitted ?
  2. Swingarm problems?

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, done a rear bearing and spacer change today and when I was locking up the wheel I noticed a lot of upwards movement in the swingarm. Not noticed it before if it's normal, the bike is a rd07a and was up on its centre stand. Any ideas?
  3. Locking fairing ?

    I dont know what else to call it . I'm asking about the small lockable bit,s-an-bobs box on the top of the faring throttle side. Will it fit older models of the Vara ,mines V5 and I would like to try and fit one as they look very useful for those little bits you need on those long rides. Cheers...
  4. Locking the front wheel

    Africa Twin
    This started happening too often recently - the front started to lock :shock: on dry roads at low speeds, less than 10mph. Luckily I haven't dropped it (yet!). It's got braided brake lines and brand new TKC80s fitted, which are very sticky and give good contact with the road. It feels like...