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  1. Africa Twin
    Hi all, I am thinking of getting a Shoei Hornet ADV lid :D but I have seen the odd You Tube Vid and comment about ADV helmets vibrating or there's extra noise because of the "fork tunnel" on the AFrica Twin CRF1000L - basically wind / air streaming up through the forks that disrupts the 'peak'...
  2. Africa Twin
    Happy Riding Weather fellas! Got a stern reminder of the importance of locking up my AT at all times when some douchebag tried to steal it while parked outside a pub last week. Just cost me a new ignition switch in the end as they jammed a screw in it and it broke off but replacing it meant...
  3. Bodgers Corner
    Home improvements: GPS bridge. Very much version 0.1 and needs a bit of work still as the point where it all starts vibrating madly sits squarely at the motorway speed limit. Obviously that won't do. :mrgreen: Then there's the more outlandish stuff, a 4 meter telescopic lightmast. :mrgreen...
  4. Transalp
    Hi guys, my Ta650 has developed a real horrible noise at 5000rpm like somethings loose in the engine.. But its smooth below and pulls okay with no smoke and everything else is normal..well for my bike . Is it possible that as I dont normally rev this high that as its the max torque @ 5k that...
  5. Africa Twin
    been riding the bike alot over the past few months and noticed a horrible noise when i shut off coming up to a junction a coasting down a steep hill. i read a few posts on here and some say about a dodgy cam chain tensioner ,and some say it could be the bash plate,i removed the bash plate this...
  6. Varadero
    Halo (after long time) :D A strange thing is happening on my front brakes. At very slow speed,(walk) or right before i stop the bike, front brake starts to vibrate in high frekvency (not like disc is bended - bent?). You can hear RRRRRRRRR and whole bike vibrates. Its like friction is doing it...
  7. Africa Twin
    I've fitted crash bars to both my @'s and never experienced any additional vibration. The first set were 'Touratech' and the second from 'African Queens' A friend of mine has the Motad bars fitted and he has not experienced problems either. I can't see any reason why the crash bars should...
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