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  1. Suggestions for RD03 Aftermarket Brake and Clutch Levers

    Africa Twin
    I'm looking at upgrading the levers on my RD03. Will aftermarket XR650 or other Honda model levers fit the RD03 or are they bike specific?
  2. Transalp 650 Rear Indicators upgrade to LED???

    Transalp
    I need to replace my rear indicators on my 07 Transalp 650 as I have snapped one off when I dropped bike (Doh). i was thinking of upgrading to LED whats peoples thoughts? is it easy to do? need some advice?
  3. How long has your battery lasted and what make of battery?

    Africa Twin
    Ive currently got a Bosch battery on my RD07 ,Its been on the bike a good few years now, so Im thinking of upgrading it as I do not want to take any chances of it going kaput. Any suggestions welcome ie best make and prices etc please.:dontknow:
  4. Questions, questions! TA or Dominator?

    Transalp
    Hi everyone, I have issues (no thats not a statement:happy7:);I'm the happy owner of a 98 XL600V TA but am wondering if a Dominator would be a better companion if it were for a two week ride down the length of the Atlas mountains? If at all possible, anyone with knowledge of the terrain and/or...
  5. LED Backlit Instrument Panels?

    Africa Twin
    Hi all, Hope you're enjoying the festive season. Wondering if anyone has replaced the standard bulbs on the instrument panels to LED? I find my instrument panels quite dark, so I'm considering upgrading the bulbs to bright white LEDs to make them stand out more. Many thanks, Dar
  6. Wanted: Rear axle spacers for Africa twin.

    For Sale / Wanted
    As the title says, rear axle spacers required for 1997 Africa twin, l have the wheel and axle but no spacers, I'm upgrading my transalp Any advice gratefully received, thanks. Jasper
  7. headlight conversion

    Africa Twin
    Hi thinking of upgrading my headlights and side lights. Has anybody done this...led or zenon dont want to damaged the bike by fitting them.. Any ideas...:blob7:
  8. Rectifier Upgrade Question

    Africa Twin
    I am finally getting around to upgrading the rectifier on my AT. I chose an FH008BA off of a CBR600 because it fits (it's actually thinner than the stock one) and it looks like the wiring is the same (two red, two green and three yellow). I've seen the offerings from Jim at Eastern Beaver...
  9. Wanted: DSLR

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    HI all, justwondering if anyone is upgrading frome their intro dslr outfits, I used to have a ricoh set up years ago and loved it, but nobody does the old school films these days and to buy new just isn't an option. Anything outthere for about £150? Or am I being too unrealistic, and could I...
  10. Builder/plumber required for a weeks worth of work

    Chatter
    Sure we have a builder or two on here, I have a room with water and a drain that needs upgrading to a liveable workable sanitary room, mainly commercial but with a shower plus 2 toilet cubicles and sinks. The concrete floor will have to come up with new pipe-work being laid for fresh and dirty...
  11. Wanted: Canon camera lens

    For Sale / Wanted
    I'm on the lookout for a zoom lens to replace the 18-55 kit lens that came with my DLSR. I'm really just looking to extend the telephoto end of things a bit. I already have a 75-300 (EF) so ideally I'm looking for something that I can use when I only want to take one lens with me so something...
  12. HeavyDuties have new Panniers

    Accessories
    Just got email today my rack wit exhauts cutout is ready. panniers wont be getting made till later as he is already fullfilly a backlog of orders and upgrading their place. but he sent me their new design and this what they sell now. they look real nice need save now for panniers
  13. Front disk upgrade on a 1992 XL600V

    Transalp
    I'm thinking about upgrading the front brakes on my 1992 TA. It seems there are 2 options: - install a fork with dual disks from a 1995 or later - install a bigger rotor (e.g. from a NT650) using an adapter Since I'm not a very experienced mechanic I think I will go for the second option...
  14. upgrading to hazard lights

    Transalp
    hi all, on my old diversion you had a hazard warning light which was helpfull when filtering throught traffic, anybody done a upgrade to there transalp [650 version] . tramp
  15. Upgrading my BRP

    XR
    i have a 2002 XR650R, its uncorcked but am thinking of some small upgrades... would a pumper carb make all that much difference on its own of would i have to do other stuff too... in time im thinking of gas flowing, cam, upgrade the piston etc....
  16. Upgrading the front end.

    Africa Twin
    At some point over the winter I intend to sort out my front end :shock: ...changing the fork oil, seals if needed, and so on. In most situations I'd like my front end to be a bit firmer :shock: :shock: and have noticed that, according to Haynes, the standard fork oil is 5w. Has anyone got...
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