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  1. Africa Twin
    I am in the process of rebuilding a ‘89 XRV650 and I want to have these covers powdercoated. Does anyone know which RAL color comes closest to the original bronze-ish color?
  2. Africa Twin
    So I’m rebuilding a ‘89 XRV650 and I want to paint the engine. The side cases I removed and I want them to be powdercoated but I’m in doubt about the colour. Powdercoat can be done in most RAL colours. Anyone ever done this and know which colour comes closest to the original?
  3. Dominator / FMX
    Hi all. Currently building a street tracker from my old FMX. Just re assembling it and yesterday had all the idiot and horn working. Come back to it today and have lost the horn and neutral light ? Can’t find any duff wiring etc and visually checked the fuses. Any suggestions ? Jez
  4. XR
    Hi, can anyone recommend a workshop in the UK where I can get my XR600R's carburetor checked and tuned up? Preferably near Central London but happy to travel if they're good. Thanks, Gio
  5. XL
    Has anyone got a neutral switch rotor for an '82 XL250RC or know where to get one?
  6. XL
    Hi Guys , i bought a CT125 a while back but it is very hard to get into neutral? Is there an external detent plunger that works on the shift drum? Any ideas?
  7. Ride Reports and Pictures
    Another video from Africa Twin club. A trip to Karpenisi and many many km around the villages of central Greece.
  8. Dominator / FMX
    Intermittent problem, hoping to nail it before it becomes a permanent problem - no light on when gear is in neutral. For a while on my commute this morning, the neutral light stopped working. It was fine when I set off, stopped for a while, then was fine again. Any ideas what to look at first...
  9. Helmets
    Looking to get a new helmet and the place I would go to has closed down where on-line would you recommend and where physical would you recommend in the central belt of God's country :D
  10. Travel
    I am planning a trip to Turkey this summer I will go throught Cesmet to the cenral Turkey(Kapadokia) and I will return from the south coast back Is there anyone from there to give me some tips? Thanks
  11. Off Topic Lounge
    Has anyone ever had any problem with central wheels? I just seem to be having one problem after another. Ill ost the full story once it is over and Ive recieved my wheels(hopefully), just wondering as ive only ever heard good things about them
  12. Africa Twin
    I bought a full wheel bearing kit off eBay and I have received five bearings, three of one size and two other that are both different sizes from each other. Sizes I got are: 3x 6203-2rs c3. PFI bearings 1x 6303-2rs c3. PFI bearings 1x 6204DDU nsk bearings Can anyone tell me the required...
  13. Africa Twin
    After seeing that its going to cost me 75 quid to courier my wheels to central with compensation to the value of 800 quid, is there a simple way of removing the hubs so I can just send them. Or can anyone else who has couriered their wheels to central tell me who they used
  14. Africa Twin
    Quick question to anyone that has sent their wheels off to central wheels or anywhere else for new rims. How heavy are the wheels with tyres and hubs? I don't have any scales and need the weight for the courier. cheers in advance
  15. XL
    Hello As my gas tank has two holes due to rust, I am going to repaint and repair it. Its the blue/white version, the ome with the red engine......can anyone tell me the RAL number fot these colours????
  16. Africa Twin
    What is the rim size of a rd07 rear rim, some places say 17x3.0, rugged roads says 3.5 but central new wheels say 3.0, Which is cortect Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
  17. Dominator / FMX
    Dommie won`t go into neutral while standing still from another gear. while engine is running. ??? With stopped engine no prob, mmm.:(
  18. Africa Twin
    Hi guys! I have my AT set at roughly 700 RPM idle speed. Lower than that and it becomes a rough and jumpy ride. Higher than that and the bike becomes too eager, as well as some nasty clanking when selecting the first gear from neutral. So to me, 1200 RPM idle seems too fast, even though this is...
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