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  1. RD07A randomly cuts engine for a second after taking off

    Africa Twin
    Hello guys! I have been reading the forum for a few years since I got my first AT and now decided to make an account to ask you for advice! I didn't know how to name the topic so you can get an idea from the title what is the problem... But now I will explain :icon_smile: I got a '96 RD07A in...
  2. Indicator relay access

    Transalp
    Hi I've just bought a Transalp 650 and it appears that the indicator relay needs changing. Can anyone tell me how much of the fairing do I need to remove to access it? The indicators are a come on randomly or when I rev the engine up and there is lots of clicking coming from the relay. Any...
  3. XR125L Exhaust Refit Question?

    XL
    Just joined the forum, hey! Backstory: So I bought an XR125 L? 2005 Reg earlier this year with the intention of having a bit off-road fun. Now the owner told me it had been sat still for over a year and didn't always start :(. I don't have a great deal of knowledge but I've done some basic...
  4. intermittent engine cut out.

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi I get an occasional engine cut out on a 1999 Dominator. It happens randomly about 3 times a year during winter (I use it daily). But it's always the same: riding to work, everything warm, it just dies. This happens idling, accelerating, or doing anything really. Electrics seem fine but it...
  5. Dominator - New Clutch Hard shifint gears (ingage/disengage)

    Dominator / FMX
    Hello, I really need some help please. I have a Honda Dominator 650cc 1990 with 69.323km. (rides ok) I decided to replace the clutch it was near the limits. I both on a Honda dealer original parts: clutch friction plates (7) ref. 22201-MK2-000 clutch plates (6) ref. 22321-KA4-710 clutch...
  6. New Bikesure competition

    Competitions / Trials
    So guys and girls, the start of the bike season is here, the weather is improving by the day (touch wood!) and it’s time to get the bike out and make it sparkle ready for the summer ride-outs. Here at Flux towers, we thought what better way to prepare you other than to give away a fantastic...
  7. FI Warning Light

    Transalp
    Only had the TA (700) a few weeks, a 2011 model with 3500 on the clock when I got it, now done over 4000 but there is a little, random problem I wondered if anyone had similar issues wih. At the moment its not a major problem but dont want it to get any worse, occasionally the FI warning light...
  8. xr 125 knobblies

    Chatter
    hi guys not posted in a while because ive been busy sorting out work stuff. but ive just been randomly looking on ebay for the usual mods for the bike and come across these if anyone needs any for there xr 125 if someone has one out there TYRES HONDA XR125L Motocross Pirelli Scorpion Rear...
  9. Running on one cylinder

    Africa Twin
    Parked the bike (RD07) up before xmas, last ride home it rained like the clappers. Started it ok this morning, half way to work it started running on one pot with the second one cutting in randomly. I did this for a few minutes, getting worse, so I turned and headed for home. On the way back it...
  10. Headlamp adjustment

    Africa Twin
    Mine are all over the shop, the left one miles to high and the right miles too low. I have managed to get them both pointing to the front rather than randomly, using the small bolts on the sides. Vertical adjustment. Mr Haynes says to use the small wingnuts for this, the one on the right does...
  11. Knackered Fuse Box- RD04

    Africa Twin
    Hi All I have been having some issues with my RD04 randomly cutting out, all electrics just dying and then coming back on. Went away and then came back again. I think i have found the cause as the fuse box which had a home-made fuse inserted as the contacts for one of the fuses is broken- but...
  12. TA's held in high regard ?

    Transalp
    I've always considered the Transalps to be a bit dull but their dependabilty makes up for it. I was quite surprised at the weekend when 3 different bikers I randomly met were all very complementary about the Transalp. One commented how sought after they were ???? and how they hold their value...
  13. Engine stop on idle

    Africa Twin
    Hi all This is my first post. Being a Swede I have to apologize for my Swenglish language. I have an African Twin 2003 with 90000 km on the odo. The bike is nice running and I like it a lot but I have a problem thats annoying me. The idle speed is varying from 1100 rpm to 1500 rpm (on warm...
  14. Random roll off back fire

    Varadero
    I randomly get a back fire. When going from a 60 into a 30 zone one morning no noise the next morning bang there it is. Can be the only one all day or may get another one!! Any thoughts?? Standard exhaust on the 1000 bike. Cheers
  15. Riders in/around the Mansfield/Notts area.

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi, I'm a photographer based in Nottingham who's currently working on a project looking at the reinvented uses of ex pit sites in/around Mansfield and the communities of people who make use of former coal field land. I understand that motox and off-roading is a particularly popular pursuit on...
  16. Broadband - Talktalk

    Chatter
    HI anybody else here receiving a poor service from talktalk on broadband? Mine keeps randomly disconnecting and reconnecting and sometimes you can't send or received e-mail, a fault which they know about apparently sometimes it goes days being faultless. Phoned them last week and was told...
  17. Starting problems

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi You may have read my thread entitled 'puzzling battery' Well - we now know that the battery is charged and holding the charge and also charging fine on the bike. But the bike is still randomly not starting. Sometimes it starts fine but on other times it doesn't start, resets the...
  18. Can oil cause vibrations?

    Africa Twin
    I've been struggling with a vibration on my bike for quite a while now and i have looked at pretty much everything except taking the engine apart. Carbs have been synced, plugs checked and so on. The vibes become noticeable at bout 4000rpm The vibrations started a few days after I did a oil...
  19. Rev counter misbehaving itself....

    Africa Twin
    Whilst sitting in traffic on my way to work this morning, my rev counter started leaping all over the place and my revlight - which previously got a good old drenching two yeas ago - started to flicker randomly.... any ideas as to what is going on.. i did wash the bike as per usual...
  20. Silencers, NAH

    Dominator / FMX
    Just thought Id let you all know that Ive randomly found a wierd two into one silencer (if you can call it that) in my cars boot, so I put it on the Dommie and WOW!!! The noise is phenomenal!!! Didn't think It would sound that good I must say. Made a mistake of taking it out for a couple of...
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