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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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 ...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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??
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...