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  1. Dear Pepe. I wish you were here.

    Dominator / FMX
    The last 3 holidays I’ve been on I wished I could have had my trusty nx650 with me as there is no restrictions to riding off road. I’m currently in Sal, Cape Verde and hired a quad bike and had loads of fun but it’s not the same as Pepe. I wish the UK was so accessible to use on a motorcycle, we...
  2. Seat cover NX 650

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi, I'm trying to restore my '88 dommie in factory condition, and so I need a new seat cover (the red one with the simple "honda" on the sides). Do you know some websites or shops wher I can find it (as close as possible to the orginal ?) Thanks !
  3. Newbie to the Transalp world !!

    Transalp
    Hi All, just bought this, picture below. Its an 88 XL600VJ to restore. My son and I are going to do the Scottish NC500 this summer and I'll be using this when its done. He's going to be on his new KTM390 Duke as he is 19 and just passed his A2. Can't wait !!! :-D:-D
  4. New member - 88 XL600v Transalp owner

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi everyone, Just bought an 88 XL600V Transalp to restore to its former glory!! Its in the best colours white, blues and gold wheels :toothy7:
  5. Xrv750 centrestand with ohlins

    Africa Twin
    Hi, does anyone have fitted or know if a centrestand is long enough to work with an ohlins shock and fork extenders fitted. I am thinking of buying one and wonder if it will need extending to enable it to work correctly. Many thanks, Jason.
  6. Parts

    XL
    Hi All I've just got myself a 76 XL250 that im hoping to restore, I need a large amount of parts, I understand there's a company over here that is good but is there a main place in the states or is it just a case of looking around ? Thanks in advance Simon
  7. Oil Temperature Gauge

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi Folks! I just looking for Oil Temperature Gauge for my '93 RD02. I found lot of them at ebay around 30 EUR for rd08, and 65 eur for rd02. As far as I know, the thread size is different: RD02 has around 29mm, and RD08 has 20x2.5mm. But, the rest of the stick is same? If this is true, I...
  8. Rd03 rear hub.

    Africa Twin
    First big problem on my rd03 restoration the casting on the hub broke away when removing the very stuck bolts. I was going to rebuild the wheels anyway. So I need A hub Or wheel Or transalp 600 hub Or wheel Or dose any one know of any other wheels fit. Sent from my SM-G955F using Tapatalk
  9. running on 1 cylinder 700 TRANSALP

    Transalp
    Has anyone else had this happen , when warming up the bike to change the oil , the engine hesitated then stall the temperature was 76 degrees, when i tried to restart the , the engine would only run on 1 cylinder but not tickover i kept it running with the throttle, can anyone help Neil
  10. footrest rubbers interchangeable

    Africa Twin
    Can the rear footrest rubbers be used on the front footrests? cant quite tell and cant be bothered taking them off to check :-)
  11. RD04 - Right passenger footrest is broken. Is there an alternative?

    Africa Twin
    Hi Yes it´s broken. And it seems like all other RD04 1991 have the same problem :-) Anyway is it impossible to find a new or used. My question: Is there another compatible footrest out there. Maybe from Transalp or what do i know. Very best Dan
  12. 250 motosport emblem for exhaust heat shield.

    XL
    Hi all, i am having problems finding a 250 motosport emblem to fit the silencer heat shield on my latest resto. Does anyone know where i can buy one either new or used. thanks, Paul.
  13. RD03 foam panel cockpit

    Africa Twin
    To restore my xrv 650 I was thinking to change my current foam panels around speedo and tacho with new ones.... I tried to do my owns with caoutchouc foam, It's not bad but not as good as brand new one... so i was thinking to buy the one from rd04/07 and do some adjustment... anyone already...
  14. 2 into 1 exhaust outlet size.

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi wise people, would someone be able to tell me the size of the outlet pipe when going to a 2 into 1 system and how that impacts on performance from the original system. I see 2 into 1 pipe adapter with muffler like GPR advertise but no mention of merged pipe size. Wouldn't going from 2 30mm...
  15. For Sale: Honda 500 xl 1979

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi guys 1979 500 xl sz for sale Nut and bolt restoration Imported from Holland to the U.K. Nova clear but not registered in U.K. Picks below Also on uk eBay For more details please message me Offers around £2300 Thanks
  16. Wanted: twinshock xr speedo

    For Sale / Wanted
    morning chaps,im just restoring a 79 xr 500 and am missing the speedo anybody got a speedo for xr 185/250/500 twinshock model?ta mark
  17. For Sale: GIVI boxes for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    I have 3 GIVI boxes for sale 2 x E36 1 X E52 maxia with back rest All in good condition with the exception of no keys! Lock sets can be purchased on Ebay Collection only in Sheffield due to size of the item £100
  18. What´s your plan for 2017?

    Travel
    What´s your plan for 2017? Our "list" for next year: a short trip over the Alps in early summer and from late September on for the rest of the year through Spain and Portugal. Where are you going to ride in 2017? Cheers Frank
  19. XL185 front fork oil capacity ?

    XL
    Hi , new here , restoring a 1986 XL185 , just completed new fork seals , does anyone have the manual for this bike or similar year to get the correct fork oil capacity for both forks thanks in advance cheers
  20. Honda xr80 1987 parts, help and advice wanted

    XR
    Hello New to the forum Just purchased a Honda xr80 1987 and I'm looking for parts, help and advice with restoring it Any info, links or help really appreciated. I'm located in Nottinghamshire Thanks in advance Richiej25
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