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  1. New member RD03-J

    Africa Twin
    Hi Everyone. I'm looking for a battery securing strap, no longer available from Honda. any suggestions? thanks rich
  2. Suggestions Required for rider jacket for Halloween

    Clothing
    Greetings, Just arrived here, well I need a some suggestion regarding rider jackets for Halloween, I saw some pretty good jackets on Halloween Coupon code 2019, and I pick out 2 jackets pic shown below. Can you guys help me to pick one in these jackets, Which one is best or suitable for Halloween?
  3. RD04 Scratching noise when pulling clutch

    Africa Twin
    Hi :) I have an RD04 from 1990 with 67000kms on the clock. The last couple of days I have started to notice a scratching sound from the engine when I pull the clutch and let I roll to a traffic light or something. Everything sounds perfect in neutral and when driving that's why I am worried...
  4. Foot brake lever extension

    Africa Twin
    I am doing a lot of off-road with my Africa (RD07) and in standing position i can't reach the rear brake pedal. So i am looking for a foot brake lever extension. Any suggestions? Do you think this do? https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F192622018951
  5. replacing Avon Gripsters with Mitas MC24 or E-08 on TA650

    Transalp
    now Avon Gripsters are no longer available I am considering replacing the rear with a Mitas MC24 ( I have them on the TA600) or E-08 (cheaper than MC24 & bit more road orientated). I only use the TA650 on the road or gravel but many local roads are poorly surfaced and often quite muddy. There...
  6. XRV 750 Screens

    Africa Twin
    Hey all, I need a new screen and after lots of searching around I have found the one shown in below.... I now need to know where I can buy this exact same screen from. Any suggestions please? Advance Thanks
  7. Vigor/SLR 650 fork oil SAE rating

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi there;couple of things (1) I'm changing the fork oil in my 99 FX650 Vigor. The tech data gives the quantity and level but no recommendation for the grade of oil. The bike is only used on the street, so any suggestions please? (2) Bit of a long shot this, but would anybody have an actual...
  8. 1991 Tranny 600V spits back badly on overrun

    Transalp
    Anyone any suggestions please? Bloody embarrassing going through town. Cheers
  9. Ticking noise... Starter relay, fuel pump or Stator?

    Africa Twin
    Hi I've just bought an XRV750 Africa Twin after wanting one for a long time and very happy with it. It has developed a ticking noise which is drowned out when engine running but clearly audible when engine off but ignition on. It goes off completely when ignition is switched off. Noise is...
  10. Loss of power over 6000 rpm

    Mechanical Advice
    I am faced by an issue where my XRV 750 RD07 is losing power when it reaches 6000rpm. It seems to be a fuel deprivation. Fuel tank has been checked for any impurities. Carburators have been cleaned and 1 diaphragm changed. No coil wires. Any suggestions please?
  11. Quick post looking for Reg/Rec Links. The best of the best.

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys, So I i'm under strong suspicion that my Reg/Rec is failing/failed. Make long story short I am looking for top of the line high quality Reg/Recs for my RD07. Any suggestions welcome. Aidan.
  12. Dommie build - rear peg options

    Dominator / FMX
    Right, im looking for some ideas to mount rear pegs on my dommie project. Would prefer them to be removable, as they will only be fitted if i take my son for a ride. See photo below. The only idea i could think of, is two weld two nuts on the inside of the curved upright, so i could then bolt...
  13. Neutral light and horn suddenly not working ??

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all. Currently building a street tracker from my old FMX. Just re assembling it and yesterday had all the idiot and horn working. Come back to it today and have lost the horn and neutral light ? Can’t find any duff wiring etc and visually checked the fuses. Any suggestions ? Jez
  14. Rd03 electrics help?

    Africa Twin
    I need the help off you experts. My rd03 runs really well. But as it gets warm after maybe few miles the neutral light starts to flicker then goes completely. Bike still running fine. But if you turn it off starting is tricky. You need to pull clutch lever in, and have stand up to restart...
  15. Chugging Still

    Dominator / FMX
    Woe is me:( Fed up now, been doing allsorts to the bike including carb and still chugging, erratic running, weak spark and seemingly rich mixture Carb off, intense inspection, clean, change some bits, jets, diaphragm etc Currently on 155 main, 55 slow, small washer under needle New Pulse...
  16. New Tyres

    Africa Twin
    Hello, i am going to need new tyres for my africa twin 650 xrv RD03. Any suggestions? i am using PIRELLI SCORPION TRAIL, and i am thinking of try something else. I would appreciate your feedback. Thanks very much
  17. 2004 Honda CB1300 speedo tacho and digital display playing up

    Other Bikes
    Hi, would really appreciate your help with my 2004 Honda CB1300 My bike clocks started playing up and stopped working. bike starts all good and all led lights on the clocks work but not the speedo , tacho , digital display and digital clock.Normally when you turn the ignition on , everything...
  18. Upper fairing/screen guard rack

    Africa Twin
    Hi all I’ve seen these a few times over the years (mostly Riky Cross) and I’m considering hunting one down. Any opinions or suggestions as to problems etc, availability or even if anyone has one knocking around? I know there was a chrome one on fleabay a few months ago so I reckon the chances...
  19. Paint Chips Advice

    Africa Twin
    Hey Folks - hope you're all managing to get in some riding in these colder times... Could do with some advice on how best to fix some paint chips on the front left side fairing. As you can see from the photo, 90% if the chips are on the red decal - the rest on the blue. To be honest I can live...
  20. 97 XRV750 cam shaft sprocket timing marks slightly off during re-assembly suggestions

    Africa Twin
    Split the cases on 97 XRV750 but now during assembly the rear cylinder cam shaft sprocket timing marks slightly off...could it be off one tooth on lower sprocket, any suggestions? As you can see in attached photo the left side horizontal mark is about a half or quarter tooth below the right...
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