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  1. Interesting truth.

    Lifted from another forum. Speed kills and it's your fault Andy.
  2. All I'm going to say is,,,,, TICK,,,, TOCK!!!!

    Steve T is the only one who know's the truth!,,,,, Well,,, apart from my Fiona of course! I'm saying no more, only midweek next week! LOL!
  3. I told you a milliom times ....

    Along the lines of ''I told you a million times to stop exaggerating'' a few years ago I ''adopted'' an old boy that lived on his own in a flat. Used to go do bits of shopping for him, record music he liked, cut his hair, that kinda thing. He was in the war ..... and loved talking about...
  4. Erzberg 2008 On A 2001 Honda CR 250 R

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    This is my first post. Hello everyone, When I saw a Honda rider based web-site, for a moment I thought all my dreams had come true. I need Honda related Erzberg questions answered really bad. As the time draws nearer to this ridiculous event , I have no one to talk to , about how to...
  5. loss of power when running

    Africa Twin
    Hi All. My 2001 rdo7a had a bath and the next day she started to loose power, almost as if running on one cylinder but she still has sparks at all 4 plugs.(not brightly though) The plugs are not at all sooty and she will perk up if the choke is pulled in slightly, albeit a shortlived boost. I...
  6. Heat generation on heated grips

    Mechanical Advice
    'Scuse me in advance if I make an utter dick of myself asking this question, but in my defence I'm very tired :rolleyes:. I was told that with bigger engined bikes, the more power the battery will produce, and therefore, if you have heated grips, on a 650 they will be much hotter than if you...
  7. Dakar Cancelled

    I've been seeing a few posts on HU on this subject - some sort of announcement at 13:00 - any truth in this. Hate to start a rumour of this sort? Sorry if this has been posted and shot down in flames previously...
  8. Mr Honda...Be VERY Worried!!

    OK, just got back from the N.E.C Bike Show today, and here are a few thoughts. I will definitely NOT go again. Too many people, too expensive, too bloody far, too much run-of-the-mill stuff I thought the new Transalp, in the flesh, was even uglier than in it's pics posted here a while...
  9. Honda Varadero UK Forum Closing Down

    Some of you might have had this email from Red if you're registered on the Varadero forum. This is a really sad day. I've offered my help and support to see if there's any way we can save the site in some way shape or form. Take it over, give Red a rest or whatever. Just thought you'd like to...
  10. UK Vara Forum to close....

    Here's a copy of the eMail sent to me by Red. I guess al Vara UK forum members got this too.. So what do you make of that then?!
  11. Fav subject at school

    Mini XRVs
    My fav subject at school is Art :D but to tell you the truth I am rubbish at maths:( What are your fav subjects at school?:confused:
  12. Fact or Fiction ----the Latter i fear

    London Times Obituary of the late Mr. Common Sense 'Today we mourn the passing of a beloved old friend, Common Sense, who has been with us for many years. No one knows for sure how old he was, since his birth records were long ago lost in bureaucratic red tape. He will be remembered as having...
  13. essential watching...

    if anyone didnt see the topgear 'polar' special then you missed some fantastic tv (yep i no that is normally a contraditction!)... its re-air'd tonight at 8pm on BBC2, and more info and background ( the truth and not just the idiot clarksons view!) about the Toyota Aritic Challenge expedition...
  14. Loose bike licence at 70

    I was just looking at things on the net and came across something. Either it is proposed , or it is now law, that when you reach 70 years old they take away your bike licence. Any one know if there is any truth in this.
  15. Chad IS Lord Vader -- The Truth is Out!!

    Just come across this, and thought it may explain why you never see Chad and Lord Vader together in the same room!!!!!!!!! ;);););)

    I have put on a bit of weight !!! Truth?i was becoming a fat boy. So i decided 4 weeks ago to cut back dramtaically on the rubbish food and start exercising i have a Nordictrack Ski Machine i exercise for 30 minutes every day and it seems to be working well i have now lost half a stone down from...
  17. trans africa ride

    Africa Twin
    hello all. i am new to this here forum and have a few questions for ya. firstly, i am currently riding a klr 650(2005) but it just aint got the goods. its a good value for money scoot,but it aint no xrv!!! anyways i am looking to buy an africa twin, as i hear,not only in here, but from many...
  18. Fuel leak at extreme lean angles..

    Africa Twin
    OK, to tell the truth I dropped (put down very gently) the bike. Not a problem except fuel just dropped out the thing from under the tank. I'll suffer the mirth, ha ha :salute: etc.. but.. Does your bike do that too? I'm going to take it off-road and I'll drop it there too, so would like to...