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  1. Africa Twin
    So I’m rebuilding a ‘89 XRV650 and I want to paint the engine. The side cases I removed and I want them to be powdercoated but I’m in doubt about the colour. Powdercoat can be done in most RAL colours. Anyone ever done this and know which colour comes closest to the original?
  2. Transalp
    Hi all, I was wondering if anyone had any advice on who to go to for parts? Who is the best / best value / most helpful supplier? I also need a new battery and was wondering if I should go for a direct replacement or find a more modern sealed battery? Cheers!
  3. Transalp
    Hiya, quick question, tubes in tyres , my front tyre has a inner tube in it , my rear tyre is tubeless, do I need inner tubes or not? also looking for new tyres, anakee 3 seem to be the most talked about, are they the best ???? or go for metzlier /bridgstone . Has anybody used mitchlin pilot...
  4. Riding
    This is my every weekend ride. Most of the time it is easy.... But I has some really difficult spots. Sent from my MI 5 using Tapatalk
  5. Dominator / FMX
    Looking for recommendations on the best / most effective brake pads, with standard RD02 setup please Thanks
  6. Great Roads/Routes
    I put together a single .gpx file which covers most of the green lanes in Surrey, it is attached below if anyone needs a copy.
  7. Transalp
    I had thought that a bike fitted with an after market exhaust would mean the cat would be dumped, but apparently not? Is it easy/desirable to dump these things? Most gs bmws appear to.
  8. Africa Twin
    thoughts? 1992 Honda XRV750 742cc W Africa Twin Dual Purpose | eBay £6,000
  9. Clothing
    Hi guys I am looking quite hard online for 2mm leather jackets but it seems the 1.1-1.4mm range is mostly in fashion. Anyone knows of a good brand that makes leather thickness higher than that range please? Thanks
  10. For Sale / Wanted
    I have most parts for this bike except for the engine. All are in pretty good condition Tell me what you want and I will get back to you John
  11. XR
    As the title says, I want to put new tires on before the MOT and would prefare the most road bias tyre for the original wheels as I can get. Not a competition tyre, something like Tourance. What size. I contacted my local tyre dealer who did not recognize the size specification from the Honda...
  12. XL
    Hi any advice on which engine guards are the best/most rugged for a 2011 700 transalp cheers bob
  13. Dominator / FMX
    Hi All , As per the header - I need to replace the Rockers on a '03 Dominator, I;ve looked a E-Bay and most of the stuff is in the States , would prefer to buy from nearer home . Has any body got the Rockers or a complete Rocker Cover to sell or know of one at reasonable money ? Thanks in...
  14. XR
    Hi everyone, I just signed up today... I've had a XR75E K3 in parts lying about for a few years now and am just getting around to sorting it out. Are these a sought after wee bike and are most parts still readily available? Paul
  15. Africa Twin
    I have about eight VHS tapes of the Paris-Dakar rally that my dad gave me. They are all recorded from the TV. Mostly from the 1990s. After I have watched them, does anyone want them?
  16. Transalp
    It says in my honda hand book 10/30 or 10/40 engine oil but my hanyes manual has just arrived and it says 10/30, most adds selling oil for tranalp 700 are selling 10/40! Are most of you using 10/40?.
  17. Travel
    Hi all, Anyone on here thinking about planning a trip up north next year? Any tips would be most welcome, as would any route suggestions. Cheers, Dave.
  18. Varadero
    With me being totally electrically illiterate (with bikes at least I'm afraid) could anybody Please explain in the most simplest of terms, how to wire my Tom Tom into the system so it is able to charge whilst the ignition is on and not when the ignition is off, many thanks in advance, feel a...
  19. Dominator / FMX
    The wonderful thing about Vigors, 'cause Vigors are wonderful things, their tyres are made out of rubber, their suspension's made out of springs, they're bouncy, trouncy, flouncy, wouncy fun fun fun fun fun! But the most wonderful thing about Vigors is I own more than one!
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