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  1. Another gear?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, just acquired an @, rear wheel is buggered but my thoughts are about the sprocket size, the bike really wants to go, but it seems like l need to change up another gear, hence the title, (see what l did there) anyone got any ideas on this? The bike is a silver German import, would that...
  2. Transalp 650 V2 sprocket sizes

    Transalp
    Hi, just got a replacement chain and sprocket kit from an online Honda dealer, it is a 15 tooth front 47 rear, from what I can find out online think it should be 16/48 I wonder if the 15/47 will make much difference? they are JT sprockets,gold X ring chain. thanks.
  3. XL700 Sprockets

    Transalp
    A common criticism of the xl700 is the need for a 6th gear. I was wondering how much it would help to change the sprocket size. Is it better to increase the size of the front sprocket (by a tooth) or decrease the size of the rear (by 3 teeth). Will it affect the speedo accuracy? Thanks
  4. XL600LMF owner - hello

    XL
    Hi Everyone, I only just managed to register after weeks of not being able to. I then realised that my work laptop prevents me from seeing the damn anti spam picture! done it now obviously. I have a lovely restored LMF and I'm as pleased as punch with it. I do have some questions though...
  5. Chain replacement and Lost a tooth

    Transalp
    Started my basic bike maintenance course last week and this week we used my TA to do a chain change. So saving I guess approx £60 on dealer charges at its iminent 8000 mile service.:p So off came the overly long OEM RK chain that had the back wheel wound all the way back (7800 miles) and on...
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