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  1. CRF1000L rear shock on XRV750 RD07

    Africa Twin
    Hi, did anyone try the rear shock of the CRF1000 on an RD07. First , will it fit dimensionally and how does it behave. I find the CRF rear suspension more comfortable and want to fit the shock on my RD07a. The CRF shock can be found relatively cheap as second hand, and saves the investment in an...
  2. XL1000 Valve check and adjust

    Varadero
    Just curious if anyone has a step by step video showing the procedure for valve check and adjustment. I ride a 2008 XL1000 with approx. 44,000 kilometers on the odometer. Or does anyone have any helpful tips?
  3. How do I find out how many transalps are in the UK??

    Transalp
    On ebay listings the seller sometimes says "theres only XX of these registered with the DVLA" how do they get that information? I can't find the link on the DVLA site. All I can find is this https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/vehicles-statistics#publications-2016 any ideas?
  4. '09 honda crv.. golvebox locked.. locksmith?

    Chatter
    I’ve locked a couple of things up in my glove compartment. My house keys, my phone and sunglasses. Two of them pretty important. The key won’t work.. should I call a locksmith?
  5. Transalp 650 oem exhaust

    Transalp
    Hi all... I have a few small rust spots on my oem exhaust....does anyone know of any paint or treatment to deal with them? I quite like the look of the oem can so if possible i would rather maintain it in pristine condition if possible... R. Sent from my SM-G900F using Tapatalk
  6. Headlight aim - stupid question..

    Transalp
    ...but the manual is not clear here. To lower the beam, must the adjustment know be turned clockwise or anti-clockwise? Thanks,
  7. Arrow exhaust

    Dominator / FMX
    Finally got round to fitting my exhaust, i mite sound abit dumb but is the headers ment to get red cus of how hot it is? Or is my engine running hotter than it shud thanks
  8. Chain of fools ...

    Transalp
    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 ?
  9. About Excel rims

    Africa Twin
    I am thinking changing my old XRV 650 rims for new Excel ones. The original front rims are 21x1.85 while the Excel rims seem to only be available in 21x1.65 or 21x2.25 (KTM fitment?) Am I missing something? Lee
  10. rear brake lever adjustment

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, After fitting some lower pegs i feel the need to some how lower the rear brake pedal. Any ideas ?? Cheers Bob
  11. Steering adjustment? XL650V 2001

    Transalp
    Well now i'm going to tackle the re grease and adjustment of the steering. Can it be done with the handle bars in situ? And does the top Yoke have to be removed. In the manual it says the it does, but just wondered if it can be done without. Regards Pete
  12. Regulator/Rectifier RD07A

    Africa Twin
    Not a new thread, I just want confirmation from experience: Can I use a post 2005 Yamaha R1's 50Amp Regulator/Rectifier for my 2001 AT? If so, does it need heavy modifications to the connectors and fitment?
  13. Xr 200 rear wheel fitment

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    Hi everyone I am a newby I have a 1984 xr 250 with a 17inch rear wheel, Someone has offered me an 18inch rear wheel from a 1980 xr 200, Does anyone know if the xr 200 would fit the xr 250 for fitment etc, Anyone tried this I have been told that some of these parts are interchangeable ?? Best...
  14. If you ride in London, read this...

    Transalp
    https://consultations.tfl.gov.uk/environment/ultra-low-emission-zone?intcmp=22947 £12.50 daily charge for all 600 and 650 transalps, from 2020.
  15. Rites of Passage

    Transalp
    Nice try Honda, trying to make TA tappet adjustment almost impossible ... ... but today I adjusted the Blue TA's front exhaust tappet gap !
  16. XR250 CaliperFitment

    XR
    Hi, does anyone know if a 1992 xr250 r caliper will fit a 1984/85 xr250 r ?
  17. Engine number????

    XR
    Hi all I have just purchased what I think is a 1982 xr250 can someone help me out with the engine number it's MC02E-2002-925 can you tell the year and engine size from this ? Also I am a little concerned as the back wheel is an 18in but with the tyre on it rubs on the back of the swing arm when...
  18. So the tax doesn't stay with the bike when you sell it.new rules

    Chatter
    This comes into effect this Oct. https://www.gov.uk/government/news/vehicle-tax-changes:thumbleft::thumbup: :thumbleft::thumbup: :thumbleft::thumbup:
  19. Rear shock adjustments

    Africa Twin
    Is there any adjustments that can be made on the rear shock on my RD07a,i don't need to make any at the moment but may do when I carry a pillion.I can't see any adjuster on the reservoir cylinder only the lockrings on the main spring on the shock itself,am I missing something? :confused:
  20. shop manual africa twin 1991rd-04

    Africa Twin
    Hello, I am looking for a shop manual of the rd 04 1991 could somone post a link to a online one.? Only need the carb adjustment section.. thanks a lot.! I hope some could help me out..! Kind regards.!
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