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  1. Carol Nash - AVOID!

    Africa Twin
    1 month left on my policy that I had not made a claim on. Sold bike & so informed the company. They offered a £9 refund and a £50 charge for the "Admin"; net result I owe £41 to cancel. If I don't cancel and pay then they will cancel and send me the bill anyway. How can it cost £50 to type into...
  2. For Sale: Buy Original Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge 32GB $450

    eBay - Varadero
    Samsung Galaxy S7 And S7 Edge. 32/64GB Storage Available Best Price Guarantee Fast Free Shipping Worldwide Samsung 1Year International Warranty Plus Free Samsung Gear VR To Order Please Call or Chat us on WhatsApp Company Name PrimrosePlus www/PrimrosePlus/com info/at/PrimrosePlus/com Sales...
  3. Africa Twin 650 2015 -- a love affair re-kindled!

    Africa Twin
    I'm in Love again! After 8 years in a dark garage in France (the bike, not me) my Africa Twin 650 "2015" is born, at last!! I got it in 1989 and we have lasted through two marriages together! Lots done to rejuvenate the old girl, LOTS, from necessary to upgrades to "tweaks" ;-) Welcome to...
  4. Carole Nash insurers = Dick Turpin

    Chatter
    I've just sold my africa twin and rang Carole Nash to cancel my insurance. I have six weeks remaining on the policy that I paid for up front last year. I was informed that there is a 50 pound cancellation charge, I expected the cancellation charge to be more than they owe me, as the telephone...
  5. Arai customer service

    Helmets
    A massive thanks to Terry Birtles from Arai helmets. I recently bought a second hand Arai Tour X3 helmet, after a few rides i noticed the peak would not hold up in the fully open position and would drop down very easily, i contacted Arai who advised on a few different replacement parts but...
  6. Been looking at a 08 Stelvio, am I mad?

    Moto Guzzi
    She's a real beauty, low miles, 2 owners( last one less than a year???) serviced and tyred Love the look of it, seems well priced££ compared to others on the market. Reviews are a bit hit or miss, I don't like the sound of oil leaks and rust. Head vs heart vs wife and bank manager... This year I...
  7. Bridgestone BT45's

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Well, after banging on about how great the BT45's are, I have just replaced the rear at just over 4000 miles. Badly squared and worn down to the centre "nibs". Don't get me wrong, these BT's were wonderful on my 800 Bonneville and my 900 Thunderbird; big miles and very satisfactory...
  8. Manager of Honda Italy reveals news about new Africa Twin for 2015

    Africa Twin
    Le due ruote – La Gazzetta dello Sport Supposedly, Vito Cicchetti at Honda Italy has revealed in an interview with Motociclismo that there will be an all-new Africa Twin to be revealed during the Intermot in Cologne in 2014. I have absolutely no idea if gazzetta.it is a trustworthy source. But...
  9. Partzilla.com - a warning!

    Mechanical Advice
    I ordered parts from partzilla.com around 9 weeks ago, and I have still have not received anything, and I'm about to loose my mind. It took them 4-5 weeks just to 'download' my order, as they called it, even though I had an order confirmation notice in the mail 5 min after, which I forwarded...
  10. Splashing to the North West

    Travel
    With a little time to reflect, thought I’d post up a wee summary of a short trip from 2nd to 1st home, Edinburgh to Gairloch + return, via Uig and Braemar. Decided to inject a little adventure into it, so booked on the Malliag – Armadale ferry at 10.55; figured it’d take circa 5 hrs to get...
  11. Public libraries again...

    Chatter
    Yes, I know I'm always banging on about them, but i felt compelled to repost this contribution to a discussion forum to which i am subscribed for work purposes. It concerns the impact of PL closures on elderly people in rural Gloucestershire and the official response: "We in Gloucestershire...
  12. any GPS software experts?

    Accessories
    hi. i have a Becker traffic assist 7914, old but does (did) all i needed. couldnt get my pc to reconise it using beckers own Content Manager and Active sync. after giving up and unplugging it, it just now freezes on the "navigation" screen as if it cant read the card. loaded music into the...
  13. clueless

    Chatter
    some people have no idea do they? I had the manager of one of the other boatyards in the area on the phone the other day spitting fire & declaring that he is going to take us to court & sue us for avery penny we've got bacause we've been "pinching his clients". apparently he had a couple of...
  14. Meeting Ian Coates & Whealie

    Chatter
    I was so excited of news that Ian is coming to Manchester Bike Show Today. There was a mention that Honda will have him in their stand, I was in there an hour after opening times. I walked Straight to Honda stand looking for the legend , No sign of Ian or his Bike, First Honda guy I asked, he...
  15. For Sharrie

    Chatter
    Well now, young welsh girl, Went for a recce along the marathon route today. If the weather is as good today, it will be a breeze :thumbup:, not too hot with a nice SW wind coming in. This is the start at Whitebridge. Really, you start at a high bit in the lay by and run down towards the...
  16. Heading for Croatia

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Well D day arrived, 28/06/12, Hudders rode down to my housein Leicestershire in torrential rain……fortunately for me the sun came out bythe time we were ready to continue on down to Harwich and the ferry to the Hookof Holland. After a few beers and a bite to eat we were back to thecabin for a...
  17. Medical question anyone suffered vertigo?

    Chatter
    Hello all, I'm just looking for a bit of advice from anyone who may have suffered from symptoms I'm having. Just to highlight how serious this is, I've been taken from my work to hospital, then home to rest due to an illness I've never suffered before. To say I'm worried is an understatement...
  18. Williams BMW Motorcyles, Manchester

    BMW
    Does anyone have any feedback on Williams BMW dealership in Manchester? I've got my eye on this . Think it's an ex-demo, but it's well kitted up, and has lowered factory chassis :). Not sure the Bank Manager would be happy, but they don't skimp on themselves, do they? What do you folks have to...
  19. For Sale: BNIB Garmin eTrex Summit HC Handheld GPS device

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have an unwanted present a Garmin eTrex Summit HC GPS device. It's handheld fits in the palm of your hand and runs off 2 x AA batteries. It's absolutely brand new and boxed with all of the manuals, DVD's, etc... It's not been connected to a PC, and nothing has been registered on the maps side...
  20. Sounds familiar!!!!!...read till the bottom

    Chatter
    If you wanted to understand how it happened, read on…. Stavros is the proprietor of a bar in Greece. He realises that virtually all of his customers are unemployed alcoholics and, as such, can no longer afford to patronise his bar. To solve this problem, he comes up with new marketing plan...
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