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  1. RD07a Fuel pump

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, I am having a few problems with the AT, cuts out noot long after start up when riding cold, leave it 19 minutes and it starts again with no more problems!! I have serviced it, changed plugs, fuel filter, fuel lines etc but still happening. only thing left is the fuel pump, it runs with...
  2. Digital Trip

    Africa Twin
    The digital trip on my 2003 07A has started to play games. The Clock works ok and the speedometer is fine. The digital trips work ok upto about 35 mph, then stops recording. When the speed drops it starts working again. I have checked all the plugs and sockets and opened up the trip meter and...
  3. Rd04 cdi / others

    Africa Twin
    I'll try keep this short, many moons ago, i lent a twin out to a friend for a day, he went up lakes with R1's..... So, after a while it became my daily ride....ride her til she dies.........yeah. afew years on, always left outside, ran daily, without fuel pump, late oil changes.... cam chains...
  4. Frame blanking plugs

    Africa Twin
    Just a little tip if your looking for a new cap for the swing arm bolt i found these work great. Just had to cut about 6mm off the length for it to fit flush...
  5. 2010 700

    Transalp Technical Specs
    Hi all and thanks for having me here,I hope someone can advise my 700 has a slight hesitation feeling when there’s no load or very little load on the engine between 2000 to just over 3000RPMs it ticks over spot on at about 1200 RPMs, new air filter NGK plugs and caps and there’s no change, and...
  6. XRV Spark Plug Upgrade??

    Africa Twin
    So the standard plug for the XRV is DPR8EA-9, You can also get iridium plugs DPR8EIX-9. But there also exists the laser iridium plug that is the best plug available on the market, the new CRF Africa Twin uses this plug and the service intervals for spark plugs is 48,000km Does anybody here...
  7. HELP!

    Transalp
    So my 650 TA v4 has developed a lumpy 'pulsing' tickover and has started to backfire on startup a bit. It doesn't stall and runs fine when going though- still pulls well and mpg does not seem to have been effected.I thought I might be unbalanced cabs but I have checked them with a set of gauges...
  8. 1998 XR400R bogs and runs rough past 1/4 throttle

    XR
    Hi. I've had my 1998 XR400R for about a year now, and it's been running perfect. One day I was riding it hard, and it felt like something changed all of a sudden. Very fast, it was not gradual. Now the bike runs really rough pretty much past 1/4 throttle and completely dies at WOT. To add, the...
  9. 2010 700 stutter/miss off tickover

    Transalp
    it stuttered and went to one pot at the traffic lights yesterday then cleared and was OK .rode it tonight and it is intermittent between tickover and 3000 rpm stuttering and going to one pot then clearing. i thought plugs and caps would be a good start but i am struggling to identify the caps...
  10. Wanted: Looking for XRV750 RD07 wiring harness and blue/purple side covers

    For Sale / Wanted
    The 4 connector plug that plugs into the primary power fuse block on my RD07 melted on the bumpy roads in Ukraine. Still functions, but its pretty melted and nasty. Looking for that connector along with a few inches of wiring so I can replace or mine, or if you have an old complete wiring...
  11. XL700 cutting out.

    Transalp
    I'm having a problem with my 2009 XL700 cutting out on me. It runs great when ridden BUT the problem is with the idle speed. It won't stay at around the 1200rpm level that it should! So when you start it you have to keep revving it and when you stop in traffic, at junctions, etc you have to rev...
  12. For Sale: 1995 transalp 600 for sale

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I have a 1995 600 transalp for sale,good condition for age, 35k, 12 months mot, recent full engine svc including 4x plugs, tap pets,oil, antifreeze,rear suspension fully overhauled with new pins and bushes,front forks svc with new oil. New genuine Honda pads front and rear. Runs well with no...
  13. For Sale: Transalp 600, 1995 for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi, I have a 1995 Honda transalp for sale, good condition for age, 35 k, 12 months mot, blue, front and rear suspension just overhauled and new Honda pads, engine just fully serviced including 4 plugs, tap pets and fresh anti freeze, runs great, slight cosmetic damage to top fairing,£1350 o.n.o...
  14. Running rough since rebuild

    Transalp
    Hi I had my first test ride following the rebuild last night and another today. I haven't done anything to the insides of the engine. The only thing I changed was the spark plugs. Admittedly I still haven't managed to get the airbox connectors seated properly on the carbs. However it is...
  15. 20,000 miles done

    Transalp
    Hi All, My TA is just approaching 20,000 miles and the service book is a bit sketchy. Its a 04 plate, 650. I got it with 18,000 miles on it almost a year ago and I'm guessing its time to get the spanners out. The oil is still cleanish, but I think ill change it anyway, and I had a look at the...
  16. TA 700 maker?

    Transalp
    Just titivating my new to me 700, plugs caps air filter etc noticed the frame number label has Montessa Honda SA stamped on it which is great, I've got two mont 315r trials bikes :cool: but SA, South Africa?
  17. Crank shaft freeze plug XRV 650

    Africa Twin
    Good evening, I need to remove the two freeze plugs on the crankshaft to clean the oil pipes between the main journals and the crankpins journals. Diameter of these plug is 11,5mm and height about 5 mm. Does anyone know where I can order this king of plug ? In France, it's by now impossible ...
  18. Afx fx-41 ds

    Helmets
    After using my BMW enduro lid to the maxium amount of usage over years.. I was looking around for a replacement.. after reading many reviews.. settled on the AFX Fx-41 DS was about 170 euro.. got the gold mirrored visor with it.. which was about 30 euro off ebay I use ultimate ear molded ear...
  19. any easier way for those hoses?

    Transalp
    hi there i am a new biker and also new to maintenance i followed haynes and managed to change oil, oil and air filter, and spark plugs had to remove fairing and fuel tank of course now i am on my way to putting it back together and managed to put the fuel tank on and it starts up!!!! no leaks...
  20. Running on rear cylinder only

    Africa Twin
    After about a year sitting I tried starting my RD04 yesterday. It fired but running only on rear cylinder. Fuel gets into cylinders (pluga are wet) and all plugs have spark. Voltages across ignition coils are OK. I tried testing pulse generator voltage as per manual but don't get any reading...
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