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  1. Rd04 fuel taps

    Africa Twin
    Evening all, Both my taps on the Xrv don't shut off ! So rather than buy expensive replacements or repair kits I thought about getting and fitting in some other in line shut off taps. Firstly what diameter are the fuel pipes from the petcocks and does anyone have any other ideas or thoughts ...
  2. Rd04 fuel taps

    Africa Twin
    Hi, Both my fuel taps on my Rd04 don't shut off the fuel when turned off, does anyone know if they are repairable ? Cheers Bob.
  3. Goodbye Hein Gericke. You will be missed

    Looks like it's gone for good. Out local branch has shut up shop again and this time it looks like it's because the parent company has gone down the tubes Hein Gericke Deutschland und Hein Gericke England haben Insolvenz angemeldet 18.12.2013 | Nachricht |
  4. Strange PC boot-up this morning

    Looking for some reassurance from those in the know, was on the forum last night then shut down the laptop switched it on this morning and got a chk disc warning message. I let it do its thing and got screen messages below. Is the lap top on its way out????? Currently using it no issues, but...
  5. Saw this when out riding today-What is it?

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Anyone know what this is? Found it in the corner of a field, middle of no where. Wasn’t locked, the door was counterweighted and came up really easily. I didn’t climb down it, the lid looked a little too likely to drop shut for my liking.
  6. Running much better now thanks

    The Twin has been running like a pile of crap just recently, until today that is!!!, just cleaned out the chokes and shut the buggers off, now revs much more freely hopefully get that 30 miles per tank back that I've been missing for the last couple of months :thumbup:
  7. choke

    Mechanical Advice
    on the xl model carb which position is the choke on/open?. is is with the lever uppermost or in its lowest position. bike only starts with lever in lowest position[butterfly shut] then cuts out in uppermost position thanks
  8. In a vain and futile attempt to shut Chad up

    Here's a Fricken Picture And the answer to the question on the sign? Don't be fricken stoopid, course I haven't :teeth::teeth::teeth: More to follow along with a tedious report on how well the V rides :blah5:
  9. Please, shut him up....

    before the rest of Europe take his stupid idea!! Stephen Plowden :violent3:
  10. Winding noise when i shut off the throttle when slowing down

    Africa Twin
    Im not using the brakes the clutch is not pulled . there is a nosie coming from engine somewhere when i shut the throttle off its like the the noise slows up as the bike slows up .is this ticking winding nosie normal .