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  1. For Sale: Transalp 700 Top box and mount

    For Sale / Wanted
    Genuine Honda large top box.white with blue centre (easy to paint to match you bike) Backrest pad,two keys and has mounting plate and all bolts. Was fitted to my 700 T.alp.Would fit many other models. £70 Based Wirral CH42. Cheers Dave
  2. Rear brake pad replacement

    Dominator / FMX
    Help please! I've set myself the task of replacing my rear brake pads but I've fallen at the first hurdle. I can't for the life of me see how to get the pad retaining pin out. I can't see any threads / hex heads like on my other bikes. I can just about see a tiny hole where I guess an r-clip...
  3. Honda transalp 700Va9 front pads

    Transalp
    im on my 3 rd set of pads thought i knew what i was buying i bought EbC FA388, NOW THE PADS ARE DIFFERENT on the one im taking out the hole for the pin is at one end there is a square end for were i meets it resting place ,now the new pads have a cut out on the square end can still use these...
  4. Most effective brake pads

    Dominator / FMX
    Looking for recommendations on the best / most effective brake pads, with standard RD02 setup please Thanks
  5. Transalp 700 brake pads

    Transalp
    Just had the Alp pass its mot with a couple of expected advisorys. 1. Wear on rear tyre and 2. Front brake pads worn. Me and 3 mates are doing the NC 500 in May so now is a good time to get the bike fettled up. Been looking at getting some Goldfren ceramic carbon pads with sintered metal in...
  6. Brake pad reviews

    Transalp
    As with sprocket reviews the common thread here is to buy honda oem parts. However, surely ALL "universal" parts cant be useless otherwise companies would go out of business, no?
  7. Front brake pads

    Africa Twin
    I am asking about front brake pads for XRV 650... For touring, off road use and city riding do you recommend organic brake pads or sintered? I like to ride at fast speeds [as fast as a 650 can go]..Thank you in advance..:p
  8. front brake pins

    Africa Twin
    hi anybody knows if the front brake pad pins are inter-changeable between the rd04 and rd07?
  9. brake pads

    Africa Twin
    howdy fellas. i have taken off my front wheel from my africa twin to get it balanced and new discs on the front but really hard to get callipers back on. i will change brake pads aswell but never did it before so any advice would be appreciated. is there anything other than wd40 to help widen...
  10. inked Brake System. Fit All Three Sets At Pad Change

    Varadero
    Hello , was looking for rear pads for my bike where i found this note on EBC ,linked Brake System. Fit All Three Sets At Pad Change Do i really need to change the 3 of them same time ? this is bit expensive for me due to shipping.
  11. 650 discs - all the same or later ones different?

    Transalp
    One of my front discs is warped as a result of the pad spring being incorrectly fitted in the caliper prior to my ownership and causing the brake to bind. Does anyone know whether all 650 front discs are the same, or whether they are different for later (2004 onwards) bikes? Some sources sell...
  12. Sbs sintered brake pads

    Transalp
    Ive just fitted these to the transalp 700 and after 150 miles i have to say they are very good,they are better than the nissin honda pads that were in which still had 3mm left,they cost £42 for the two sets for the front brakes,i will be replaceing the rear with sbs pads and also my daytona 675...
  13. For Sale: Original Workshop Manual Africa twin oe Front pads

    For Sale / Wanted
    I due to changing bike I now have for sale an original honda workshop manual for an RD04 NOW SOLD and a printed one for a RD07 looking at £30 posted each or £25 collected BB7 Also some brake pads for RD04 the are oem retail at £75 will sell for £40 Lastly topbox honda oe £85 pic on earlier thread
  14. Brake Pad Recommendations for RD07

    Africa Twin
    Hi, I am after a full set of brake pads, front and rear, and would like feedback on whether to go for Genuine Honda or an aftermarket make - if so what make? Thanks Phil
  15. Rear Brake pads

    Dominator / FMX
    How many miles are you dominator owners getting out of a set of rear pads i did go though a spell of fitting EBC ones because i was desperate at the time and was only getting 700 to 800 miles which was ridiculous, so the last set i fitted were honda pads they lasted 3142 miles i was wondering is...
  16. For Sale: Renthal Bar pad

    For Sale / Wanted
    Renthal Bar pad I have 6 of these, all black in colour. Never used. Inner diameter 12mm, Outer 50mm. 4 are 300mm long, 2 are 260mm long £6 each, posted in the UK PM here/ email via my website or call 07812 NINE 4 1 EIGHT SIX SEVEN Chris
  17. Rear brake pad change

    Africa Twin
    How do I fit the new brake pads in rear caliper what do they book on to. Has anyone got photos or can guide my through it
  18. Best way to clean the bash plate

    Africa Twin
    OK plastics cleaned and polished. What is the best way to clean up the bash plate? I've got metal polish but before I polish I need to get it properly cleaned up. What's best? A brillo pad? A wool disc on a drill? Any suggestions or tips greatly appreciated
  19. Amount of spare power?

    Africa Twin
    I have bought a heated seat pad from German ebay item no 270676479986 and in the description is says it uses 35watts How much spare wattage is available with engine running and lights on? I also have heated grips and don't want to over drain the battery during the winter months
  20. Front brake pads

    Varadero
    The nice man at the mot advised me the front brake pads will need replacing soon, i have ordered the new ones and was wondering how easy they are to fit (did the rear and they were a doodle) The bike is a 2005 ABS model with linked brakes, is it much the same as the rear in just taking the pin...
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