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  1. Tommy Steele

    Used to sing ---- " Once upon a time there was a Li'll white boool " :D Well here is This cute wee fella has held me up from going up the hill at Uig on more than one occasion :mad:. Tried everything to get him moving on from slapping my hand on the van roof to shouting obscenities at him...
  2. All sorts of electrical woes!! Please help a struggling XR400

    Mechanical Advice
    Hi all, I'm hoping someone out there will be able to help me fix my electrical gremlins, as they are many, and I'm now at a total loss. Its perhaps a little complicated so I'll try my best to explain - A link to the bike's wiring diagram is located here, and is very useful...
  3. A little bit of France

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Last week Offroader, Eammon and myself caught a ferry to Calais, for a little jaunt into France. We were heading down to visit a campsite owned by a French friend of mine in Charmes sur l'herbasse, which is situated between Lyon and Valence. First stop though was at Guignicourt near Reims as i'd...
  4. Rear Suspension (maybe) - Sort of a "Clonk"

    Africa Twin
    'lo again all. Slightly odd this - been searching this forum and others and haven't found anything yet, but if I've missed it feel free to point me in the right direction. Put the new wheels ( ) on my @ last week and was gently riding around testing the brakes and...
  5. Off roading in the South Hams.

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Myself, JJTar and five others (made up of members of the Devon TRF and KTRC) spent and enjoyable day doing the lanes of the South Hams down here in Devon. The highlight of the day for me was when JJTar got stuck in the mud just exiting a fookin great puddle and left me stranded in the middle...
  6. Crumbs, the top box looked big!

    Africa Twin
    I'm seriously thinking about selling the car in the new year, and just having the AT (I live about a mile and a half from the town centre, with good bus services, and obviously on a small island all in, so no real need for a car). If I do that, I thought I'd get the Honda top box so that I can...
  7. Africa twin Fuel Tap

    Mechanical Advice
    Oxford Hotgrips.....fantastic. Plastic fuel tap oooooopppppppss, now repiared with epoxy. I started off the day planning to take my time and fit a pair of oxford hotgrips, which were an early xmas present off the missus. I decided to remove the panels and fuel tank to have a better look at...