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  1. Varadero shock length

    Varadero
    Does anyone know the length of the original shock of a mk2 abs varadero? I would like to compare it with the bitubo shoch that it is fitted to my bike at the moment.
  2. Begginer form London!

    Varadero
    Hello! Im Konrad from motorcycle windscreens Im new here and wanna ask about Varadero 1000 (2004) It is good for begginer? I plan long trips and wonder if it will be suitable?
  3. For Sale: Varadero 1000 SD1 Honda Luggage set Panniers Topbox Racks

    For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD £150 A complete set of Honda luggage for 99-02 (carb) Varadero boxes, racks and fittings removed from 99 Varadero XL1000V. The Honda panniers tuck in closer than most aftermarket boxes of the similar capacity and the pannier racks fit closer around the silencers. The topbox has the Honda...
  4. Varadero - speedo healer

    Other Honda
    I've recently changed front sprocket down from 16t to 15t. The rideability is dramatically improved around town, but it throws out the speedo. 80mph indicated is in fact 70mph. This is something I can deal with, but the odometer is also out, throwing of total mileage the bike has covered (extra...
  5. For Sale: Varadero 1000 Sat Nav Mount

    For Sale / Wanted
    Suitable for 2003-2012 models only. Made of mild steel & satin black powder coating, supplied with stainless steel fixings & a genuine 1” Ram Ball. There is the option of fitting an additional 2 devices with extra Ram Balls. £50 including UK mainland delivery
  6. For Sale: Sat Nav Mount for Varadero 1000 2003 onwards

    For Sale / Wanted
    New, made from 2mm mild steel & satin black powder coated. Supplied with stainless fixings & 1 x 1" Ram Ball, but will accept upto 3. £50 including UK Mainland postage
  7. Bored with your Varadero? Enter "Project Varaturnipstorm or Fireturnipdero"

    Varadero
    Project VaraTurnipStorm or FireTurnipDero. Now I know I’m still working on the Tracker project, but after thinking of this name I just had to start a thread before someone else does & pinches the title. Ha. The idea has come around after reading up about various Harley XR750 flat track based...
  8. Honda 2003 Varadero XL1000V 6 speed FI many extras SOLD

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    SOLD 2003 Honda XL1000V Varadero Fuel Injected 6 speed model with coupled brakes. SOLD
  9. Varadero & the addiction to modifying

    Varadero
    I feel that yesterday's Vtr shock fitment was the final chapter to project "Varastorm". Here's a list of modifications that I've done to my trackday Varadero :) I'm a bit shocked with the amount of things that I've done to it over the years, but here they all are in one thread, Engine...
  10. Varadero & my cure for the soft rear shock

    Varadero
    Right then, I've done heaps of mods to my 2000 Varadero over the years & tbh I fell out of love with it about 18 months ago. I still really like the bike & would never sell it, but I just ran out of ideas with the too soft rear end. I tried lots of things, first was jackup plates with the...
  11. For Sale: Varadero 2005 VA5

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    Any interest in this before she is put to bed for the winter? Loosing interest in riding the same roads and looking after the bikes so they new homes.(See add flor KLR 650) I would sat the bike is in very good condition. At some time she has been down on offside I think very light --brake...
  12. Worth buying a varadero?

    Varadero
    Hello everyone.For the last 4 years i am on a transalp 700 that proved to be a reliable machine.I decided that is time to go to the bigger league and i am checking my options. Either i will go for a brand new motorcycle which will cost me over 15k euros or i will check for something used...
  13. will not start

    Varadero
    Hello,my neighbour has a XL125 varadero think it is 2004/05 when you go to start the bike there is just a single click it does not repeat just one click coming from around the fuse box area, he bump starts the bike and it runs fine,he also says that sometimes it does start,he has ordered a new...
  14. xl 700v panniers still available ?

    Transalp
    Just got meself a 2012 TA and would like original honda panniers Can they still be sourced from anyone Will cbf or varadero panniers fit on TA pannier stays Thanks
  15. Aftermarket Fuel pump

    Varadero
    Hi lads, has anyone tried these fuel pumps on ebay? https://www.ebay.ie/itm/FOR-HONDA-XL1000-XL1000V-XL-1000-V-VARADERO-1998-2013-FUEL-PUMP-OUTSIDE-TANK/222986828731?hash=item33eb0cfbbb:g:COYAAOSwl9BWJ3Lx Whats the verdict? worth a try? thanks in advance:o:thumb:
  16. Free: Varadero VA5 silencers

    For Sale / Wanted
    I recently sold my Vara and still have the original silencers, with around 15k miles on them. Free for collection (York), or they go to the tip. Tim
  17. VTR tank on a Varadero?

    Varadero
    As the title suggests, I am toying with the idea of altering my Varadero by fitting a different petrol tank from a VTR, has anyone done this or used a tank from a different bike? If so how difficult and what was required? All replies welcome:thumbup:
  18. RD03 Restoration

    Africa Twin
    RD03 Rebuild New to here, just bought my first big bike to rebuild and restore while I take my direct access. an E-Reg 88 Jap import RD03 Africa Twin. Needs a bit of work, back rim is badly corroded so bought a Transalp 650 wheel to replace it. Frame could do with powdercoating and it need a...
  19. Givi E217 Monolock Adapter for 650 Transalp

    Transalp
    I bought a new (to me) topbox and it came with a standard monolock plate. Apparently there is a specific plate for the Transalp 650 called E217, it also fits the Varadero. Is this correct? Did both bike use the same rack? Anyway, this specific plate is the one I already have but with some metal...
  20. For Sale: HONDA Varadero XL1000ABS Reg 2011

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    For Sale HONDA Varadero XL1000ABS Reg 2011 Extras include: Full set of Givi Honda mono key LUGGAGE in matching livery. Top box includes a pillion passenger back support pad. Factory fitted centre stand (Honda part) ABS Braking DATA TAG Full MOT and service history. Very Low Milage 7600 from...
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