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  1. Outrageous fees from honda?

    Transalp
    Hi all, So I had a little upset the other day, and laid my 62 plate transalp down on the M42. Was only going 20mph, so not even a scratch on me (was trying to protect the schuberth!) I did, however, do some cosmetic damage... Plastic, mainly, including an indicator. The total plastic bill...
  2. I'm back

    Chatter
    not actually been away really, just very very busy, work has been outrageous (to the point where I have told, yesterday, the directors that I will be resigning as soon as I've found an alternative & that unlimited unpaid overtime is out...) & family needs have been taking priority over...
  3. For Sale: Adventure dvd's

    For Sale / Wanted
    Decided to sell off some of my Collection NAMIBIA (TOURATECH) Herbert Schwarz is joined by Astrid Neudecker, and take a couple of Touratech bedecked big GS's into Namibia. They visit local Tribes and wild camp while offroading through stunning scenery. £15 UK Delivery BOLIVIA (TOURATECH)...
  4. today I've mostly been playing on this.....

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Kawasaki Uk have lent SERV this bike for evaluation, I have it for the next 3 days and today have been "playing" around Sussex and Kent, what a superb bit of kit. goes like buggery and handles really well for its size (and its squared off tyres) and the engine is outrageous, its like an upright...
  5. xrv project

    Africa Twin
    following on from the response to my finished xtz750 project, heres a sneak preview of where I'm at with my XRV project, this is going to take a long time to complete...... .....but, its going to be outrageous....
  6. Falcon insurance

    Insurance
    FALCON BIKE INSURANCE Don’t buy from FALCON BIKE INSURANCE without being very very clear about what you are letting yourself in for. Read their T&Cs carefully before you commit. My 18year old son took out a policy with them. Their on line engine said the policy would be £170, and the...
  7. Endlessly extendable chain.

    Transalp
    I known nothing about how bikes work and over Easter rode from London to Antrim and back via Newcastle two up with full luggage. Approaching Anglesey (250 miles) I could feel something knocking and when we got to the ferry found the chain was waaaaaaay too slack, so I tightened it and greased it...
  8. Exhast clamp....what size???

    Transalp
    Folks I removed the end can off my 03 Transalp XL650V to paint it. The clamp which joins it to the main pipe is rusted and broken. I went to my local Honda dealer who said he wanted £23 for a new one!!!!!!! I don't know if he made a mistake or whether he thinks that's the right price but for a...
  9. check your chain slider!

    XR
    My bike is currently undergoing a overhaul/refit and its in a million pieces right now. Im fitting a 280kit and the bottom end is coming appart too now (can of worms) I found a broken cam chain tensioner, worn cam chain, missing cam chain guide(!?! how? lol) worn kickstart idle gear bushing and...
  10. Photcard Licences Expire after 10 years!!!!!!!!

    Chatter
    The email below is circulating around our work system, issued by the Army Master Driver. I did not know that my photocard driving licence was about to expire - I thought that they lasted until I was 70! Please read and check yours; "DEAR ALL A Note from the Army Master Driver...
  11. ARROW Exhaust for Sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    For sale my 'ARROW' exhaust. It's a bit old now but has no dents, knocks, or any faults at all apart from needing a good cleaning. It’s also totally solid no loose joints or nothing. My AT was nicked a few months back and I’m not planning to get another one yet if at all. It has a removable...
  12. Mountain Bike Speed Record Attempt

    Chatter
    Outrageous.....and painful :eek: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lfBfdnkoGR0
  13. Wonder?

    Chatter
    I own a house which is now worth £525,000 but i was looking at the Building insurance today and for Insurance purposes the house is valued at £74,000 so i called the Insurance company and asked for an explanation. They told me that if the house was completely destroyed they estimate it could be...
  14. Caught You !!!

    Chatter
    It's just outrageous !! at 16:20 this afternoon , I was just on this site by accident and there were 12 registered users on line !!! You should be flogged the lot of you - no wonder this country is going to the dogs - nobody is doing any work - you should be ashamed - get back to work. GOOD...
  15. NEC Show

    Chatter
    Yet another post about the NEC show :twisted: Just wanted to know your opinions. I loved it, stands seemed pretty similar to last year, just with this years bikes instead. At first, they only had 4 kiosks open to sell tickets, but while we were queueueueueing, we saw a nice crash by a guy on...
  16. its getting seriously out of hand

    Transalp
    Yes, im getting seriously out of hand on the ta. This is not good. Night before last I had a woohooo :shock: moment on my way home at 2:30amand not a wayhayyyyy :D . Bike went round the tight corner :shock:.Bike was upto it, but my skills and bottle werent. In the darkness I was 10-15 mph...
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