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  1. K & N Filter?

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All, I was wanting to get rid of the air box and put a K&N filter or similar on and wanted any advice on size, type or shape. As you can see from the attached it must be possible. Also probably need re jetting so again any or all advice welcomed. BTW K&N were less than helpful when I asked...
  2. Wanted: RD04/RD07/RD07a Chain guard

    Bikes For Sale / Wanted
    My alli chain guard fell off my rd07 while riding today, somewhere. So wanting to replace it. An old plastic one you might have kicking around will do. The ones on ebay are price rather ambitiously! Don't come here very often, so a call on 07812 941 867 would probably be best Thanks Chris
  3. Wanted: Wanted RD03 marathon kit, rear tank, front tank, side panels etc.

    For Sale / Wanted
    A long shot I know, I'm new to the forum and have bought an RD03 that I'm wanting to build a Dakar replica. I've talked at length with Jonathan (RR) and can buy the kit new but as ever money is always tight so I thought I would ask on here first to see if anyone has anything that I can use...
  4. What is this?

    Transalp
    Without wanting to open myself up to scorn can anyone please tell me what this is? I think it's an automatic chain oiler but as my St1100 is a shaft drive I've never seen one? I have just picked up a 650V4 Transalp and is on the chain side of the bike but it looks empty- I don't even know where...
  5. Large fuel tank for RD08

    Dominator / FMX
    I was wanting to fit the Acerbis 23lt fuel tank to my RD08 but am advised it only fits the RD02. Does anyone know whether it can fit with a little bodgery before I lash and just try it? There will be the mounting of the tank itself and then the front fairing fit. Any assist greatly...
  6. Sticky Gearlever

    Africa Twin
    Hello lads. So today I found that my RD07 has a new trick up her sleeve. Cruising to a stop in first gear and then wanting to tap up into neutral is impossible. The gearlever feels well and truly welded into first gear. Cut the engine and she slides into N like butter. Am I missing something...
  7. Montesa 4 ride

    Other Honda
    Montesa 4 ride so is it only me wanting to see this bike in the flesh looking at it an the spec it's going to be an awesome trail bike for the tight green lanes out this coming month looks like 85kg with oil an fuel the crf 250x comes in at 115kg i want a test ride 4Ride Introduction pug
  8. Super lightweight luggage carrier for dirt bikes

    Travel
    Pretty amazing and the more I look at this kit, the more it makes sense for a super lightweight option on a enduro type machine or those not wanting 2cwt of steel and ally luggage rack!. Home — Green Chile Adventure Gear
  9. Motorcycle live 2015

    Chatter
    Dates & prices out now , usual high entrance & car parking charges & this year they've returned to charging extra for the motor X displays in separated hall. I was going to give it a go this year but not wanting to prebook it works out quite expensive buying tickets on the door. Ian
  10. Tripping hither, tripping thither

    Africa Twin
    OK, I'd thought I'd try to get rid of some scratches/cracks in the trip master screen. Armed with wet and dry, xerapol and some water I set to, after a while I stopped, happy it was getting much less scratched and not wanting to deprive the owner of such pleasure. There's a way to go so buy...
  11. Wanted: Transalp 600 crash bars, racks, risers & tall screen

    For Sale / Wanted
    Transalp 600 crash bars, racks, risers & tall screen Hello all, My first post and wanting something already! Just bought a transalp Xl600V and after a few accessories... Crash Bars Pannier racks Taller front screen If you have any of the above please reply with a photo if available...
  12. Transalp fork spring part number?

    Transalp
    I am wanting to upgrade the fork springs on my Honda NX400 and after Phil and were chatting some months ago and he pointed out the resemblance of the forks to thos of a TA, I wonder if anyone has got the Honda part number for the TA front fork springs please? I thought I had a fiche on my PC...
  13. Does Hammerite EVER dry?

    Transalp
    I primed new new bars after stripping, had a tin of Hammerite Smooth and gave the bars about 3 coats. (Tin says 3-4 coats). That was yesterday afternoon and they are still tacky as hell :mad: Does this stuff ever dry? Read on another forum it can take TWO WEEKS - Really???? My new grips should...
  14. Which Screen for RD07a?

    Africa Twin
    I'm wanting to change the screen on my A/T as I find there is a lot of wind buffeting etc at the moment, particularly above about 60 mph. Bike has the standard screen at the moment. The choices seem to be the power bronze flip screen for about £55, the MRA touring screen for about £75, or the...
  15. Noob wanting a Varado

    Varadero
    Hey all, Just wanted to say say hello and introduce myself. Im 31 and never really been into bikes, but i have seen the light (with the help of Ewan McGregor on the long way round) Im taking my CBT on Saturday and looking for a 125 Varadero as my first bike. Is there anything i should keep my...
  16. crash bungs

    Yamaha
    hi people...my friend has a TDM 900 and is wanting to fit crash bars to it...it has two crash bungs were the engine bolts fit into the frame at the front and i cant for the life of me get them to bloody budge...they have two 10mm bolts underneath and ive took them out and tried to unscrew them...
  17. For Sale: XL250R - RFVC - Frame with V5. - poss. as rolling chassis... Somerset.

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all. I have a XL250R frame for sale, in Somerset. It's a bit scruffy, but v. solid. Great to use straight, or to paint/powdercoat. It is at the moment a rolling chassis, but I'm wanting to use the front end for another project. If anyone is interested in it as a roller (inc. Brakes, tank...
  18. Which one?

    Africa Twin
    Hello fellow lurkers, Having admired the AT for some time I'm thinking of taking the plunge and may be acquiring one! But which models is considered the best?....... (stands well back and awaits the slanging match to begin) ;) Obviously which ever model you have is the "best" as far as...
  19. honda xr 400 replacement engine?

    XR
    Hi all, i have a honda xr 400 about six months ago the engine exploded beyond repair, i stuck it to one side and bought another bike as i needed transport for work, now im wanting to take the xr to some enduro events but im having trouble finding an engine, does anyone know of an engine for sale...
  20. kickstart for 1988 Dominator

    Dominator / FMX
    Are kickstarts for Dominators(1988 still available? I have looked on various sites and drawn a blank. Looking for one as backup more than anything, looked on evilbay/gumtree but none available If you know of anyone wanting to part with it would appreciate a call Dave
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