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:
The airbox on my RD08 Dommie is holed / cracked, has been since before I got it AFAIK. The hole is currently patched with gaffer tape, which I just replace from time to time when it gets knackered from road-spray.
I did get a replacement airbox on eBay, with a view to swapping them one day...
Has anyone tried these gaskets out yet , if so what was the verdict.
They look as though they will last longer than those silly graphite jokes.
At last some talking out and talking sense for a change instead of going with it and not upsetting anyone. I've never understood how gay marriage or civil cermonies could become legal, but the ceremonies have. We have enough screwed up kids in this country as it is with out having to confuse...
Looking to buy a new XL700, but wondered what the consensus is on their ability to survive winter without disappearing under a white and brown fur. I would look after it and use the essential ACF50, but I do like to ride in all weather and on salty roads. So what's the verdict - capable...
Was chuffed as a chuffed thing when the new clutch turned up the very next day and it was the right one!
Now, the springs, have a look at this:
The spring at the bottom has an extra coil, and that is the only one that is tight! The others are nowhere near as loose as the old...
After 590 miles two up I have to say I will be stopping with the VFR
1 It did pull a little better than vfr
1 I'm not that tall it was a bit of a pig just getting in & out garage car parks etc
2 The wife said it was to big to get on and of kept kicking the boxes
Now I've seen em in the flesh ladies and gents here are my thoughts: The Yamaha Tenere looks great and with that tank and fairing, a true allrounder. Only time will tell with the finish. Those nice looking panniers and top box in the pictures are very flimsy. The Yamaha man said list is 5 and a...