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  1. Imported TA insurance?

    Hi all, This is my first post, so please let me know if it is in the wrong place! I am looking at importing a TA from France, via a friend of mine. Will this massively affect the price of insurance? If I save £500 on getting it here and taxing / registering it, will I end up paying that anyway...
  2. Registering a French XRV 650 in the UK - Certificate of conformity

    Africa Twin
    Hi peeps, Has anyone had experience of registering an RD03 in the UK or any bike for that matter ? I have recently moved back from France and I have brought my trusty steed with me, now im in the process of trudging through the paperwork... The DVLA are asking for a certificate of conformity...
  3. Wanted: Wanted Tripmaster

    For Sale / Wanted
    My tripmaster started playing up (not registering distance) after a few searches on here decided the capacitors were the likely culprit. I couldn't even see the soldered connections let alone do the job so I trusted it to a local electronics repair guy, he replaced all the capacitors but now it...
  4. Looking at Buying a CRF450r any advice?

    CRF - New Forum!
    Guys Im new to the forum so Hi!! Bit of advice really, I'm looking at buying a CRF450r off a friend, Its currently at my house now before i make a decision. Its a 2008 and im looking at road registering it. What i want to know is are these too high maintenance with regards top end/Full...
  5. Registering a CRF230f

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hi, I'm trying to get proof of year of manufacture for my 230 and although I've contacted Honda UK and given them the Vin number, they say that they are unable to help and have returned my cheque. Any ideas ?:(
  6. Registering Africa Twin in UK

    Africa Twin
    Hello, What do i need to do to register a Africa Twin Rd04 in the UK. The bike has EU plates, normal headlights and the speedo is in km. Cheers
  7. Suzuki drz 400 starved of oil needed 1.5 litre top up ,now top end noise .

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi everyone my nephew has a 2008 Suzuki drz 400 , his first big bike .Its done 18000 mls , he was on motorway when he had loss of power , on getting bike home i checked it and it needed 1.5l of oil before registering a reading , it starts and revs with no smoke but is noisy /tappety top end ...
  8. Registering my AT

    Hi all, anyone know what I have to do to register my AT in the UK that has been previously registered in Northern Ireland. I tried just sending reg doc to DVANI but they have just sent the doc back to me stating that as I have a UK address I need to take doc to local vehicle licensing office...
  9. Speedometer and Trip Question...

    Africa Twin
    Speedo packed up today :rolleyes: ...just another little problem to sort out, checked the cable and it's ok so it's either the gearbox or drive gone west. May sound a daft question but the same time the digital trip stopped counting, stopped on the figure the speedo died, clocks ok. Guess they...
  10. XLR250?????

    Hi all, can anyone give me any info on a xlr250? is it an xr engine, xl frame? etc. I have a 1986 xlr250 which im in the process of registering but want to add a more modern back end and was wondering if anyone knows of a modern one that will fit it ie xr250/xr400.
  11. Registering import

    Does anyone know the routine for registering an imported bike? Its an xl250s, 1978, bought in a box of bits containing one and a half bikes. One is UK with a V5, the other a US model, frame number but no data plate. The American frame and engine are in the better nick, so I've built a runner...
  12. Registering an import xr250r

    OK I am picking up a basket case xr250r this week, why? cos the price was right and I wanted somethint to tinker with. If it helps its 1998 model but I will need to get this confirmed from the numbers. Now all the engine numbers and frame numbers are complete so I wanted to look into getting...
  13. Registering an imported 81 xl250s

    Hi guys, am new here hope you don't mind me posting. I've just been offered an 81 xl250s for not too bad money. However it hasn't been road registered. The gentleman has got a copy of a motorcycling dating service letter stating the frame number, model and year and also has an HM customs...
  14. registering an off road XR

    hi guys, i am a bit confused on how to register my off road XR400 on the road. i was told different versions even from the dvla. has any1 one you guys registered an offroader before, if so what are the steps to take. also is there in way to find out through vin nbr and engine nbr if the bike has...
  15. Registering a French bike in Uk

    Hello , I'm planning on taking my french transalp over to UK next year. Selling house in France where I've lived for two years but decided to Keep the bike. Does anybody know about exporting a bike from france to England? It's got to be easier than importing a bike into France, as other...
  16. Registering a UK bike in ?

    I wonder if anyone could help.I am taking a UK registered (previously Itialian Import) 1987 Transalp to France, and would like to leave it there (Tarn region- 81). I understand a site member has moved to France and has a Transalp, and wonder if that person, or anyone else could pass on any...
  17. registering

    Just registered cobbled up first attempt with misspelt email addy. anyhow just in process of buying a SLR which i am told is a version of the dominator, Also a member of the Yam Rd forums where the guys have been very helpful, where can i get manuals etc please? Merv
  18. Registering a bike in the UK

    I wonder if anyone can help. I have just bought a 1998 Africa Twin which is Italian registered. It has the Italian log book and I have taken it for a UK mot on the chassis number which it has passed. I believe I need a certificate of type approval or to take it for an SVA test. The exceptions...