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  1. Appreciated advice, CUTTING OUT .

    Africa Twin
    Hi everyone, I am a proud owner of a AT RD07A 1997 (Name TOTO) I experienced a bizarre moment this morning as was riding, Toto decided to cut out leaving me with no lights or ignition button working( dead ) 10 minutes later after waiting on the side of the road she started again ! Now I will...
  2. Oxford Montreal 3.0

    hello there.Any help for future buying Oxford Montreal 3.0 jacket&pants? I am considering it, but dont know is it too warm for summer riding.Tnx in advance Poslato sa LYA-L09 pomoću Tapatoka
  3. Need help with voltage on a 650

    2001 650 Brand new "motobatt" battery fitted recently, all working fine, then one cold morning it only had enough power to turn the engine over twice, then went flat. Battery recharged from the mains. then all starts fine I suspect the Oxford heated grips are killing the battery. They are...
  4. transalp 600 stolen

    from the ukgser forum (poster is in the wirral) My 600 Transalp's been stolen Just stepped out to go to work and found my 600 Transalp's been stolen. Orangey/red all over, Laser pipe, E-07 tyres, screen has small cutaway for master cylinder, mirror mount epoxied, Oxford tailbag. Probably gone...
  5. Varadero & the addiction to modifying

    I feel that yesterday's Vtr shock fitment was the final chapter to project "Varastorm". Here's a list of modifications that I've done to my trackday Varadero :) I'm a bit shocked with the amount of things that I've done to it over the years, but here they all are in one thread, Engine...
  6. 700 ABS Bleeding/New Brake Fluid linked brakes help!

    Hi, I am a new forum member, in London, have been lurking for a while and getting a lot out of this great site/forum. I got my 2011 700XLVA a few months ago and have just started doing some servicing. The bike has 16,000 miles on it now, loving it so far, so much more comfortable and...
  7. CRF1000L - Install Oxford Heated Grips

    How to.....
    Installation tips for Oxford Advanced Touring Heated Grips - NEW MODEL in UK Got mine off eBay for £65 delivered. No cutting required with the TOURING model (ADVENTURE are longer; SPORTS shorter) 1. Read Manufacturer's...
  8. Bike covers

    Product Reviews
    Following on from the excellent opinions on chain maintenance i thought i would chance my luck on further opinions. I used to have an excellent green canvas bike cover for my Sr 500 20 years ago but it appears the choice is more limited these days. Is it oxford or oxford??
  9. For Sale: XRV650 for sale!

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Sold Has a hole in exhaust, but not stopped it from getting MOT before. Clutch slips........has done for many years. MOT expired this month so SORN. Needs TLC. Comes with the original screen, white Givi topbox, Oxford heated grips and spare keys. Graham.
  10. For Sale: XL700 - 19484 miles - good spec - lots of recent work

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    £2750 Selling my beauty of a transalp to fund an African Twin.Loads of work done since purchase, any inspection welcome. Drives very very nicely, doesn't drink any oil or coolant, everything works as it should. Cosmetically good, but expect some scuffs etc from normal use. 2009 ABS model 2...
  11. New owner with some noob questions :)

    Africa Twin
    I'm located in the USA, and used a purchasing service in Ireland to acquire a 1999 XRV750 Africa Twin. I am beyond excited to get over there to ride my new bike! I'm flying to Dublin next month to pick up the bike, and will be ferrying it to France for a 2 week ride around the Alps. I've...
  12. For Sale: 1998 Honda XRV750 Africa Twin RD07A (17’700 miles)

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    It’s taken just over a year to do a full nut and bolt rebuild of this amazing bike, it is a full spec UK bike with the benefit of a German frame that is all original paintwork and absolutely no rust! The AT has a fresh MOT, a full service and ready for you to jump on and take you around the...
  13. For Sale: 1999 RD07A Rebuilt for Adventure AT Massive Spec

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    1999 Africa Twin RD07A, 23567 miles MOT on 24th August 2016 after rebuild completed - with 23538 - so 29 miles since rebuit. MOT valid until 23 August 2017. Massive Spec. Complete frame rebuild. Engine untouched. Powdercoated Frame, subframe, brake pedal, front and rear hubs. Excel Takasago...
  14. 1999 RD07a Rebuilt for Adventure AT Massive Spec

    What's it worth?
    1999 Africa Twin RD07A, 23567 miles MOT on 24th August 2016 after rebuild completed - with 23538 - so 29 miles since rebuit. MOT valid until 23 August 2017. Massive Spec. Complete frame rebuild. Engine untouched. Powdercoated Frame, subframe, brake pedal, front and rear hubs. Excel Takasago...
  15. Recommended engine rebuilder near Oxford

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all, I'm looking to give the engine on my shed of an '89 Dommie a thorough overhaul before building her back up into something. Not a job I can do myself so am looking for some recommendations from you lot. Are there any Dominator specialists near Oxford? Thanks in advance for your...
  16. For Sale: Honda XL 125 Varadero V8 2008

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, Selling my trusty 125. Just passed my DAS (yay! ) so time to upgrade. Honda Varadero 125 V-8 2008 (08 plate) with 2 keys Genuine Honda topbox with 2 keys Centre Stand Oxford Premium heated Grips with 5 heat settings Crash Bars Original toolkit Owners Manual Haynes Manual Oxford...
  17. For Sale: Oxford Heated Grips

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    New, never fitted. Right hand grip has had the end trimmed. £30 posted. [url=]
  18. What version of Oxford grips for the standard Dominator

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi Guys, I'm not being lazy honest, just being dumb. What heated grips from Oxford fit the Dominator? Ihave tried my good friend Google but he just confuses me more. What version did you guys fit and do I need to trim them etc. Going to order a set before the prices go back up.
  19. For Sale: 1992 Honda Transalp XL600V-M

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    45k Km / 28k Miles Just Mot’d (Expires 22/07/17) Currently Sorn Freshly rebuilt, work consisted as below, Frame and Swingarm blast and Powder Coat £150 Replacement rear wheel off a Greek 650 Transalp £140 Fresh Spark Plugs £8 Valve clearances checked and adjusted New HD Rear inner tube...
  20. For Sale: 96 Africa Twin RDO7a

    For Sale / Wanted
    96 RDO7a .... Due to lets say home issues my AT is up for sale ... so I thought id ask you fellow Africa Twin owners before the Muppets on Fleabay ! 52k ive had it since 32k Wasn't used for 6 years until I got it. Tank and fairings painted black then a carbon rap over the side fairings as...