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  1. Long time no speak! Finding some AT film locations...

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, it's been a while, hope you are all well and loving your new / old ATs :D Sold mine, didn't want to but ironically the difference from an older GS funded our ADV to Spain to hunt down some of those Africa Twin film locations from the original marketing videos. Can't make this up if you...
  2. RD04 Signal turn relay whereabouts

    Africa Twin
    Hi, I'm a newcomer to Africa Twin's world. But i'm already loving it! Just bought a RD04 1990 and my first problem is that the turn signals are out. I assume it is the relay but... can't found it! Can anyone help?
  3. Which Coolant/Antifreeze should I use?

    Hi There, I have a 1997 Transalp XL600V. Its my first venture into the world of bikes and I am loving it so far. Simple question (I hope!). Which type of coolant should I use in the bike? OAT Antifreeze or Silicate Antifreeze? Does it matter? If so why does it matter? Thanks in advance! Paul
  4. New Transalp owner

    I've been lurking here for a while and finally purchased an XL700 a couple of weeks ago. This is my first "big" bike and i'm absolutely loving it. Purchased from Murray's motorcycles in Dundee and would definitely recommend the place. I am in London so had to buy the bike without viewing and...
  5. Newbie-South Wales

    CRF - New Forum!
    Evening al! Just joined the Forum, been running CRF250x for a year and loving it.... Need a bit of advice of compatability of parts with other CRF after experiencing some damage to my crankcase cover and clutch cover after an argument with a big rock!! Another new topic to follow...
  6. Just bought myself a varadero xl 1000

    Hello everyone , the names chris and I've just picked it up today and traded in my old zzr1100 for it , loving the 'old man ' riding position and I can see it staying with me for a long time , had a quick scan through some posts for info already and I'm sure I will be pestering soon about...
  7. My At is up for sale in the for sale section

    Africa Twin
    Sadly my bike is up for sale in the for sale section, help me find it a loving home :(
  8. Service manual. Where to get one?

    Dominator / FMX
    The header says it all really! So the new Dommie is awesome and I am loving every minute on it. However in my quest for complete independence from dealers I need a service manual. I can't find a Haynes one for the NX650, although I suspect the XR650 is similar. Does anyone know where to get a...
  9. aftermarket exhaust

    Hi everyone,i have recently bought a varadero 1000 2006 model in red,white and blue and i`m loving it.I would like to change the exhaust system for something a little less restrictive and with a nicer sound but my hand book says the system has catalytic converter fitted.Can i fit a different...
  10. New screen arrived today.

    Loving this, found on eBay and was a bit of a gamble as Im not that keen on the large Honda screen, anyway it looks great. It was custom made ( for another Transalp owner) but is very similar to the PUIG.
  11. Sorry, I bought a BM

    The good news is I have got rid of my Suzuki GSR750, which I traded my Alp in for a couple of years ago. The problem was, I tried the Honda Xs of various cc but none of them did it for me. So I took a deep breath, walked into BMW and within a few hours had bought the G650GS test bike! Hopefully...
  12. newbie

    Hiya folks just signed up and thought I'd say hello :) Just got an XR250 and am loving it! Still getting used to riding it after riding incline 4 sports bikes all my life it's taking some adjusting especially in the gear change area Any one down in the south riding green lane in surry?
  13. Wanted: *** WANTED *** Transalp 600 in the UK

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, Looking for a 600 Transalp, original-ish or 50th anniversary machine would be good. Loving the white paint of the first-ish machines. UK machine with V5 please! Would appreciate any links or if you fancy selling yours in the winter, please let me know - have sensible cash waiting :)...
  14. help needed in identifying which transalp this engine guard is for??

    loving the ta-deti transalp poges, this page: shows a pattern for an engine guard via big greg aldis would anyone know if this was for the 650 transalp?. I have a mate who welds and could make me one but need to know its for the right bike. cheers :thumbup:
  15. Mr Francis in Ullapool

    Met up with Geoff at the Loopallu music festival last Saturday I drove through in the car and my lovely wife ( the blondie in the photo :D ) drove me back home :thumbup: As usual, meeting up with Geoff is bang on, the craic was great Had a great day out, good to meet up with an old...
  16. Nick Clegg says he's sorry...very very sorry (the remix)

    Loving this :D
  17. Couldn't Resist Her!! Not off-road but a nice twin all the same.....

    Saw this and thought, yeah always fancied one of those.... the rest they say is history, she's now in the garage awaiting a little loving and TLC If you don't know its an RD350F:thumbright: Anyone on here owned one?
  18. New member from Cape Town, RSA

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi Everyone I'm new to this forum. as the title says, i'm from Cape Town, South Africa. I bought my 2007 Transalp 650 about 6 months ago - my first dual sport bike. have done a few trips so far and i'm loving it! looking forward to chatting with you guys and sharing info! Cheers
  19. Low Speed Wobbles

    Hello everyone I am riding a 2001 XL650V, really loving it, except whenever i rev up to 5K rpm the bike will wobble very badly till 3Krpm it becomes normal I have change my steering cones, new balanced tires, wheel bearings, anyone know the cause of this? Thanks:p
  20. For Sale: Loving 2004 TA needs a new home

    For Sale / Wanted
    After a lot of thinking Sharrie has decided to sell her beloved Black TA, 35 thou on the clock, engine bars, spot lights, aux power take off, low seat suit short arse or even a woman, serviced every 6000, just MOT'd fitted new head bearings. Very reliable bike.Sensible offers.