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  1. looking for a used exhaust muffler for RD04 (Honda orginal XRV muffler)

    Africa Twin
    Hello to the UK (and/or english speaking) Africa Twin (XRV) owners. I am the lucky owner of one 21 year old RD04 that I just bought three weeks ago. I am looking for a used exhaust muffler for one RD04 (Honda orginal XRV muffler) in good condition. Would you mind telling me where I may have...
  2. Fuel pump question - sorry!

    Africa Twin
    I know the subject of fuel pumps has been done to death on this site but I do need to ask a question. Can an orginal Honda fulel pump be 'on it's way out' or do they just pack up and the bike stops? I had been out for a ride today, an hour over to mates riding quite hard round the back roads...
  3. Color Codes

    I need RAL code or any other code that works for R-130C-U Candy Scorpio Red. Have a VT700C that i'd like to repaint, but orginal color code is only in old receipts. Help anyone?:confused:
  4. Another lights questions 125xl (after the new starter switch)!

    I posted few weeks back about both my main beams not working, thanks to great help on here it was fixed by replacing the starter/kill switch. Right I may be going totally mad...... but since installing the new starter/kill switch something mad has happened. When the old orginal switch was on...
  5. Please ID these parts

    Africa Twin
    I got the parts, muffler etc here today, but I'm not sure what these parts are. They look used, not sure if he's replaced them or what, or why what appears to be a double and single CDI unit? Is that a muffler mount or motor mount or what? The orginal windshield looks very good, these extra...
  6. Tyre size

    Africa Twin
    Hello all What is the correct tyre size for my twin? It is a RD04 model 1992 and it is still on the orginal Honda gold rims. Many thanks:thumbup: Jeff
  7. Xr 250 1979

    Anybody any good ideas where I can get parts for an orginal xr 250? I need the front part of the exhaust?
  8. Quality intercom system for sale.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Graytronics 120B rider to passenger intercom system for sale. I bought this last year off this very forum (from McVicar) and it is an excellent system. Only for sale as I haggled an Autocom when I bought my Varadero so it's now surplus to requirements. Top quality system (in my opinion, some of...
  9. 1987 Colours

    I'm just wondering weather the orginal Transalp colour scheme would suit the newer 650, always thought the 600 looked best in white. I feel another little project coming on, I've asked a local bike painter how much to do it.................£620 !! Excuse the rough pic, done in MS Paint, so...
  10. my hooter

    Africa Twin
    Fitted a new hooter today after reading somewhere (might even have been here) about the 11 quid one from Nippy Normans. Sounds a lot louder and deeper than the embarrasing moped one supplied by Honda. In fact it sounds like a standard car type. It just about bolts in place of the orginal...
  11. which silver paint to use on swingarm ???

    I have noticed a few touch ups needed to be done on my 2003 Transalp 650. Can someone advise which silver will give a closest match to orginal ?
  12. Painting swingarm which silver paint to use ?

    Mechanical Advice
    I have noticed a few touch ups needed to be done on my 2003 Transalp 650. Can someone advise which silver will give a closest match to orginal ?
  13. How to ????

    Africa Twin
    After my return from Austria i am even more in love with my @ than before, so i have decided to spend some serious cash on improvements. So any info on the following would be apprciated. 1. Upside down fork conversion ----Marzzochcci ? 2. Front caliper conversion ----do Varadeo ones fit ? 3...