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  1. Africa Twin
    It's been a little while since I had the rear wheel of my RD03 off, and now I want to order some combined tyre levers and axle wrenches. Can anyone here tell me the dimensions I need? I seem to recall that it is 17mm and 24mm? I am currently in Scotland, and my bike is back home in Norway...
  2. Transalp
    As above ive noticed this rusty pipe which is strange as there no other rust on the bike,is this a common problem or recall?.
  3. Transalp
    Hi There, Anyone has idea how to connect universal Lazer muffler to Transalp original headers? The diameter of the connection in Lazer muffler is 70mm and the diameter of the original header where I create the link pipe is around 42mm if I recall it right. I have searched the "DIY" (Do it...
  4. Mechanical Advice
    I dont know if this is old news or not but thought i'd post it up just in case
  5. Off Topic Lounge
    Is this a new development? I don't recall seeing one on here before (although at my age, the old memory isn't what it was...) Oh well, yet another thing to screen out mentally on this site. Big Traillie...
  6. Dominator / FMX
    I finally found a rack to mount my ammo boxes onto my Dommie, does anyone have pictures of quick release mounting device so I can get my bike ready for my first trip abroad this year?:thumbup: I recall seeing something about using hockey pucks somewhere in here.
  7. Africa Twin
    Some time ago, I recall seeing replica rear carrier racks on eBay If memory serves me. I did a search recently and cannot find anything. Anyone know of a vendor that has these. I have the plastic panel. I'm looking for the carrier rack itself. Cheers M
  8. Moto Guzzi
    I have no clue if anyone on this forum is affected by this but I'll post it just as a precaution: Moto Guzzi Stelvio NTX 1200 / Norge 1200 / Griso 1200 Recall Moto Guzzi Canadian Recall for Stelvio, Griso and Norge And I guess if it's true in Canada, it must be true in the U.K. too.
  9. Africa Twin
    Chain tension, I recall reading somewhere that it should be set 7cm below the swing arm on the sidestand. Is this about right? Oil level, I presume check this with the bike standing upright.
  10. Off Topic Lounge
    Can't recall we ever met Mr.Laner but as you have a Birthday in the best month of the year (and you've been an XRV'er for ages),It's a very happy birthday to you bud' ! :)
  11. Africa Twin
    Realise the correct colour is 'Shasta White' but I'm having the frame powder-coated and am not sure whether to go for white or off-white. Can't remember if the frame was off-white, seem to recall it being a pretty white white, so to speak! Off-white is a bit vague and I didn't look at the...
  12. Africa Twin
    Gonna kick myself but I cant recall where the hoses from the resovior at the back of the bike goes to??I know one runs to the radiator cap but the other??And which goes where??:confused:
  13. XR
    Morning, I've got an ex Military XR400 which has a few modifications here and there. I recall reading somewhere that putting the carb from a CRF450 on it improves it no end. Is this true and is it a straight forward? Smudge
  14. Off Topic Lounge
    direct link to recall page METZELER is recalling in the United Kingdom its tyre Metzeler Tourance 150/70 R17 M/C 69V manufactured in weeks 09 and 10 of 2010. As part of METZELER's ongoing quality checks we have identified an issue with one...
  15. The Longest Day
    Just ion case any of you guys are running on new Tourances, please read this Mods: Apologies for duplication, thought the heads up was worth the risk.
  16. News
    Product Affected: Metzeler Tourance 150/70 R17 M/C 69V Manufactured in weeks 09 & 10 of 2010 with the following markings on the sidewall: DOT EB 0Y B279 0910 or DOT EB 0Y B279 1010 Problems reported with tread block tearing / block separation. If you have the above tyre with the...
  17. Off Topic Lounge
    Dunno if this is old news or posted before but i just found out. BMW recalls thousands of motorcycles for brake check - Telegraph
  18. BMW
    Just spotted this: Brake Fault Behind BMW Motorbike Recall - Yahoo! News UK :shock:
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