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  1. 2005 crf450x twin exhaust

    CRF - New Forum!
    just wondering if any one out there has tried put put a twin pipe of a 2013 450 on a 2005 . if so what mods needed , my thinking is that i would need to make a mounting point on the rear subframe for the can and a new panel to clear the can. any help please , and does it give any more power ?
  2. 1998 XR400R bogs and runs rough past 1/4 throttle

    XR
    Hi. I've had my 1998 XR400R for about a year now, and it's been running perfect. One day I was riding it hard, and it felt like something changed all of a sudden. Very fast, it was not gradual. Now the bike runs really rough pretty much past 1/4 throttle and completely dies at WOT. To add, the...
  3. Vigor 650 engine rebuild tips please.

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi been registered on the forum for a few years as an interested, occasional visitor. However now just bought a rough Vigor for the right money with a view to building a flat tracker / cafe racer. I knew engine was in need of at least a top end rebuild when I bought it, so now just starting...
  4. CG125 Tank Mods

    Dominator / FMX
    Just wondering if anyone got any photos or advice for the modifications needed to fit my CG125 tank to my Dominator?? Any Help would be much appreciated? As they say, a photo worth a thousand words, so a photo of the underside of a modified tank would be ideal.
  5. Just bought myself a varadero xl 1000

    Varadero
    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...
  6. Carb conversion for fuel injected motor - 1000 varadero

    Varadero Technical Specs
    Hi people. I've put a 2006 six speed fuel injected motor into my 99 bike. I've just used the motor and the carbs from my bike. Had to make a few connector mods and thr original thurmostat housing and water pump cover plus the stator but everything pretty fitted perfect. Only problem is that...
  7. My lone ride on a lane I didn't know

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    With some stills from my on board camera. Rode a lane in Warnford in Hampshire, found it on the online definitive maps. All my off roady friends were busy and as my road bike currently has no engine in it, I was desperate for motorbike action, so took the XR to this lane to have a look see...
  8. My first TA and all mods

    Transalp
    Hello everybody. I'm from Portugal and my english it's not so good,i hope you can understand what i write. After having a lot of motorcycle a stop some years,because of the family and some months ago i star again with a yamaha xt600,but it's the right bike for me.I would like to have a AT but...
  9. A walk round of my Transalp

    Transalp
    Hey guys I have been asked a few times about my bike so though I would do a quick video of her and the mods I have made. Thanks https://youtu.be/K3mre62c80g Sent from my D6603 using Tapatalk
  10. Your TOP 5 mods for a 1998 XL600v

    Transalp
    Hello Forum, I'm new to Honda, and to the Transalp but not to biking, I've ridden about 200k miles over my time mostly on BMW and Triumph. However I've just taken on a 1998 XL600V and oh my it's love !! I've ridden it for a week and am about to put it on the ramp for my winter project, and...
  11. SWAP? Suzuki TL1000s for NX650

    Dominator / FMX
    I have a 98 Suzuki TL1000s. It's a great bike but because almost all my journeys are around town I just don't get the most out of it and was thinking of selling and buying a big trailey. It is in good condition and has 8 months MOT left on it. Other mods include; Ohlins rear shock (cost £400)...
  12. Thanks for the help - 10 months on :)

    Transalp
    I just want to say thank a big you to everyone who's posted info on here about the XL700. I'm not a great person for posting up & asking but the historical info on here that I've found helpful has been great. I've used the bike no end since buying it, so much so the ST1300 only gets used when...
  13. Hello

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hello Gents/ladies Just thought i would introduce myself as a new member. I bought my CRF250L six weeks ago after having both hips replaced and not being able to get on my VFR, and can honestly say i have not had so much fun (on a bike) before!. Luckily I'm only 15 minutes from Salisbury plains...
  14. Rear number plate unit

    Transalp
    Has anyone fitted or modified the rear number plate unit? If so any pictures of mods. Can't seem to find a tail tidy unit for 700.
  15. What mods for XL650

    Transalp
    Are there any mods that will help with mpg and performance that are easy to do? Regards Pete
  16. New Varadero Owner :)

    Varadero
    Hello every one!! Just...exchanged my old..previous bike to Varadero xl1000 V8:) After few rides I have to say yes that is the bike I was looking for:) Happy man now. :blob7: I have read some threads here and now..now I have to do some mods...like Firedero‎ :P this wide rear wheel makes me...
  17. What's your fave filter / carb / exhaust set up?

    Dominator / FMX
    It'd be interesting to hear different folk's views . . . Are you happy with the stock configuration or are you searching for the perfect setup? Have you done Dave's carb mods? K&N vs Honda air filter? Anyone installed a dynojet kit? Airbox mods? After market pipe? pumper carb? cheers Philippo
  18. New CRF250L

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hi All Just pickup my new CRF250L yesterday! A bit of shock when it comes to the brakes coming from a ABS Transalp 700 but guess they are still beding in. Got a big box of mods to put on it now.
  19. Help with AT WP4860 USD Conversion !

    Africa Twin
    Hello dears, I an Africa Twin and I decided to go for a WP48 USD conversion. Unfortunately the ones I got are slightly different. The one with designation "WP 4860 MXMA 1418X728", I guess came from a KTM 640 LC4 adv with 275mm wheel travel And the second one with specification "WP4860MXMA...
  20. hiya guys - varadero xl mods

    Varadero
    afternoon been lurking on here for awhile thought id say hello . doing a few mods on my vara sat-nav charge point and crash bars done so far the vtr carbs are being sorted at the moment just waiting for the ducati velocity stacks to be machined up . i was wondering if the swing arm from the vtr...
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