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  1. CRF1000L - Batzen Screen adjuster ...SOLD

    For Sale / Wanted
    For sale one Battzen screen adjuster for the CRF1000L. Plenty of reviews out there on how this can transform the bikes airflow. http://www.xrv.org.uk/forums/africa-twin/155610-batzen-screen-adjuster-crf1000l-anyone-got-one.html Video review https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WGT6rAuBF0E Uses...
  2. Clutch Cable to suit 60mm risers

    Africa Twin
    Is there any clutch cable that has the same ends as the stock cable but longer to fit a RD03? I herd that the RD07 might be the same but longer ? Traveling The World Two Up on a 1989 Africa Twin 650. Updates Here: www.instagram.com/Africa.Twin.Adventures www.facebook.com/DHealy91
  3. removing heated grips

    Transalp
    I want to change the handlebars on my xl700 as the bend on the standard bars does not suit me. the throttle side is easy as it comes of with the tube.the clutch side has to come off to remove the clutch perch. it is very well glued !! any tips on removal without destroying it ? not sure if...
  4. For Sale: Transalp 650/700 Folding Gear Lever

    For Sale / Wanted
    Originally intended for a CR85, I re-profiled this slightly to suit the Transalp - the CR85 gearlever doesn't protrude outwards enough on a Transalp to change gear in comfort. £11 posted.
  5. For Sale: Kappa Givi Topbox Givi Monokey mounting plate £35

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD Kappa Givi Topbox Givi Monokey mounting plate £35 SOLD A Kappa Givi type topbox and mounting plate to suit. I think the box is about 45 litres the dimensions are Width 52 cm, Length 42 cm, Height 29 cm The box locking plate has been reinforced-see picture and there are some scuff marks...
  6. Wanted: gold rear wheel wanted

    For Sale / Wanted
    My rear wheel has a bad case of wheel rot and needs to be replaced .The numbers on the side are as follows j 17xmt 3.00 11 94 dot . DiD Japan 82 2611 1315. I hope all those numbers mean something to someone and maybe there is a wheel lying in a shed that might be of use to me. I would welcome...
  7. For Sale: Universal Givi smoked screen (would suit a CRF250 etc)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Givi motorcycle windshield universal GIVI A601 - bronze + D40 fit kit RRP £110 | eBay it cost £110 new £65. free postage (UK) payment by UK bank transfer
  8. Exhaust can for africa twin

    Africa Twin
    hi guys. i have a 1998 africa twin and the original exhaust is leaking so i would like to put a race can on it to hear the proper sound of the v twin. a friend gave me a can off a vfr 400, would it suit as i dont want it to effect its performance. also i need a barrel for one of the front forks...
  9. Car versus motorcycle oil

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all I have searched the forum but can't find an answer to my query. I have a '99 SLR650 which I intend to give regular oil changes, however motorcycle specific oil is much more expensive than car oil. I have always used car oil in my BMWs and British bikes but have read dire warnings of...
  10. Wanted: MT250 Elinsore Parts required.

    For Sale / Wanted
    A few parts required to go on a '70's MT 250, I think may be 125 or 185 parts are the same? Rear Brake Plate Arm, Cable to suit, Carb' and inlet manifold and a n/s Side cover that goes over the oil tank. Might consider a donor bike if necessary. :rolleyes:
  11. Which One........Again!! RD04 v RD07

    Africa Twin
    Morning! I am on the look out for an AT but cant decide which model would best suit me! I ve used the search facility and come across a few threads discussing the models but I am still torn! I love the look and style of the RDO4 but can you still get pannier racks, screens etc or is the RD07...
  12. Nice 1990 RD04 Restoration in CMM magazine

    Africa Twin
    Picked the Sept. issue of Classic Motorcycle Mechanics mag up the other day, and there's a good report on a chap in Wales who's done a nice resto on an RD04L. Mostly a standard refit and refurb, but a cracking livery conversion from "shell-suit" to HRC R/W/B :) All that's best in modern...
  13. CB500X a new alturnative to the Transalp?

    Transalp
    I have a TA650 and have owned TAs most of the time since the early 90s because they suit me and they do most things well. I have not ridden the new CB500X but the impresson from the posts on many websites is they appear to be the new Transalp relative to the new Africa. They appear to be capable...
  14. 1996 NX650 oil?

    Dominator / FMX
    Guys, I think I mentioned I would be asking lots of questions. Having searched for recommended oil I just want to check something. My bike has done 30k I meant to buy one type of oil. But ended up with Silkolene - Super 4 10W-40 I was supposed to order the Comp 4 version. Any one know in...
  15. Your not gonna believe this.

    Dominator / FMX
    I went to the job centre today to try and get myself one of them job thingies. :clown::clown::clown: The guy in the job centre said sorry as he didnt have any that would suit my skill set and he asked me what would I like to do if I found my dream job. I told him that I would love to build bikes...
  16. which is best 650 or 700 looking for bike for wife.

    Transalp
    looked at 650 , think it would suit her better as lighter 191kg v 215kg but second hand prices for 650,s vary so much 2002 ...2350pounds? I saw advertised to 2006 high milers for 2700 pounds. Have seen low miler 2008 xv700 for 3495 pounds would appreciate views of experienced members primarily...
  17. Wanted: steel pannier frames.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Wanted 2 sets of steel pannier frames. To suit RD 07 's. .......BOUND FOR LAOS IN JANUARY. .....
  18. XL fork question...

    XL
    Hi all, I am building a special and have picked up what I believe to be some XL600 forks (gold sliders if that makes any difference) The thread in the fork leg is a metric fine M12x1.25 and I'm after a spindle to suit. The ones I've seen for sale seem to be M14x1.5 thread. Can anybody shed any...
  19. A first-timer with a little bit of help needed please

    Transalp
    Hi all, I am building a special and have picked up what I believe to be some XL600 forks (gold sliders if that makes any difference) The thread in the fork leg is a metric fine M12x1.25 and I'm after a spindle to suit. The ones I've seen for sale seem to be M14x1.5 thread. Can anybody shed any...
  20. For Sale: Rukka Arms jkt and trousers for sale

    For Sale / Wanted
    Rukka Armas jkt and trousers for sale - £475 posted having hit the gym and cut down on the pies i need to now invest in another Rukka suit as ive lost too much weight (nice for the wife, not the wallet!!) I have my 4yr old Rukka Armas suit up for grabs. The jkt is a 52 (41-41 inch chest) and...
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