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  1. XRV Rear Wheel Rim ..

    Africa Twin
    I need a rear wheel rim as mine is getting past its sell by date .... ideally stock or gold and second hand im running stainless spokes and i will get the hubs blasted and coated again. I was going to get one of a chap here but TBH i messed him about a bit as i left the mrs after 20 odd years...
  2. Transalp 600 (1994) Fan direction?

    Transalp
    Odd question I know Fan switch was faulty and welded solidly in place in my 1994 600 Transalp I fitted a manual switch instead, and although it is just replacing the original fan switch I am now obsessing if somehow the fan is running the wrong way. When in heavy traffic the fan doesn't seem...
  3. Trip master not working and fixed

    Africa Twin
    Went out to start my AT the other day and noticed the Tripmaster wasn't powering up, oh no I thought I just did the resistor mod for the speed a couple of weeks ago and I've messed up, did some checking and found a corroded looking terminal on the multi-plug. Further checking showed both sides...
  4. How often do you guys check the mesh

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi Guys, As per the title how often do you guys check the mesh as shown here: the above pics are from yesterday, the one below is from shortly after purchasing the bike almost two years ago. Also while we are at it how often do you change the oil? I have been changing the oil every...
  5. Manifold studs, bolt - WTF am I going to do here.

    Dominator / FMX
    OK guys sorry for the WTF but I have had this bike two years in February 2017 and since I have had the bike I have know there has been a slight blow from the exhaust manifold. I think this causes the famous loud back fire! Any way face palms aside the bike has not blown up - yet. I do think I...
  6. Wanted: Touratech Single Comfort seat and luggage rack

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi Guys After being messed about for 2 months by Touratech I am looking for a Single seat system with the luggage rack extension, any condition considered. I may consider an original dual seat that I will convert myself. call me!
  7. strange idle !

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, I 've an Rd04 with an intermittent idle fault. She starts and runs incredibly well but when the bike sits and idle's once it's warm about every 2 -3 minutes it misses a beat or stalls. I've messed around with the idle but doesn't seems to make any difference. Anyone with any ideas ...
  8. Headlight stopped working

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi folks I received new headlamp bulbs yesterday and went out to plug them to see if they worked. The new headlight unit and and the old plug don't fit so I made up three wires with lugs on just to connect it all up to test the light. It all worked fine. Hi beam/low beam etc. So nothing wrong...
  9. Messed up the speedo needle

    Transalp
    Hey Guys, Been fiddling with the speedometer, as the old owner made some interesting changes, things happened, and I overturned the needle, to where the spring snapped. 1) Am I right in thinking, that if I twist it back around clockwise and glue it back to the snapped bit, it should work and...
  10. Bash Plate and front fender attraction

    Africa Twin
    So I'm becoming quite disappointed with my attempts to fix the AT front fender and bash plate connection. I don't feel like I am a very aggressive rider. When I ride with others I am always at the end of the pack. However, I am constantly getting the front fender jammed up under the bash plate...
  11. big thank you

    Chatter
    just like to say thankyou to steveR for the boots he sent me :) saves me getting my road boots messed up
  12. New UK member - just saying hello

    CRF - New Forum!
    I looked for the introductions forum but there doesn't seem to be one so here we go. I've lurked here for a while but now, with the new CRF Forum, I thought I'd join in. UK folks will see me on other forums too maybe - same username. I'm in the UK and I have a fair bit of experience with the...
  13. 1992 Honda Transalp Used Parts - Dealers List/Contacts

    Transalp
    Hi guys, I'm trying to revive my 1992 Honda Transalp Xl600V-N here in Kenya after an irresponsible mechanic messed up and "knocked" my engine and also damaged other parts. I'm having a problem finding parts here in Kenya or wider East Africa and importing new parts from Europe is darn...
  14. Xr650r rack and top box

    XR
    I saw this on ebay.I tryed to post it in the correct section but messed it up.Anyway,probably better off here. Item number: 250997874025 I wish I had seen it before buying a rack for a lot more cash.
  15. Messed up your Tranny ?

    Transalp
    Put it all right again,check this out ! (wish they had a set for the @ :rolleyes:) http://www.hondaofbournemouth.co.uk/results.aspx?category=312&page=3&product=4877
  16. Doh! Messed with fuel mixture...

    Transalp
    Allo all, My TA wasn't running quite right :( so I decided to adjust the fuel mixtures, the bikes sounds better on idle but now there's a flat spot & the bike pops & splutters on engine breaking. :D Anyone got any ideas?? Chur Petterdiesel
  17. they messed up my rec reg when fitting my alarm!

    Africa Twin
    well i had a abletronics absolute protection alarm fitted to my bike when i brought it bran new 2 years ago ,the guy came to my work to fit it he seemed to be having trouble fitting it he spent most of the time on the phone about what colour goes were!! well 2 hours later he said hes done great...
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