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  1. Starter relay problem.

    Transalp
    The ‘93 600 TA I just bought has had a bit of a meltdown in the relay/regulator area, but been repaired and has run okay for quite a while. Apparently. When I bought it I pulled the panels, tank and seat off just to have a general inspection. I pulled a few wires out, checked connections and...
  2. Best supplier for good spares.

    Transalp
    Evening all, recently joined the forum after buying myself a ‘93 Transalp. It needs very little doing to it but I’d like to plan some repairs and basics. So, been asked before no doubt, but what’s the best source for buying spares and consumable, cables, electric parts, bearings etc. First off...
  3. CDI connectors.

    Africa Twin
    I am ordering some connectors to renew and modify parts of the wiring loom on my 1988 RD03, but I can not seem to find connectors for the CDI. Does anyone have a reasonably priced lead on these? Also, I am at work in Scotland right now, so I can't look at the wires for my self, but from the...
  4. Loss of power over 6000 rpm

    Mechanical Advice
    I am faced by an issue where my XRV 750 RD07 is losing power when it reaches 6000rpm. It seems to be a fuel deprivation. Fuel tank has been checked for any impurities. Carburators have been cleaned and 1 diaphragm changed. No coil wires. Any suggestions please?
  5. Have I f

    Africa Twin
    Alri Lads, My stater to Reg/Rec cable fried. I cut the melted plug off to show to my local hardware/mechanic to get a new part. My dumb ass forgot to label the wires before I cut it off. So Now I dont know which wire goes where. I dont think it matters which goes where but I'd like to see...
  6. Carburettor wires????

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all. I’m building a scrambler / flat tracker from my FMX 650. My standard carb has two sets of electrical connections on it. What are these electrical connections for, what do they do??? I have a Keihen FCR flatslide carb to go on the bike when I’m finished the build but this carb doesn’t...
  7. Fuel cut off relay / wiring question

    Africa Twin
    Hi guys Quick question, The fuel cut off relay connector has 3 wires, what one is ground and what one is constant live or switched live ? I think the middle wire is ground and the two outer wires are switched lives, am I right ? And I should add that I want to wire a voltmeter clock to...
  8. which wire

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi this is going to sound a stupid question but eh! I have just got a trail tech vapor speedo. the red and black wires to attach to the ht lead (tachometer) surely the red wraps round the ht lead and the black to ground surely? this is not what i am reading in the download version of the manual...
  9. regulator rectifier

    XR
    Do you need to keep a regulator rectifier wired into the bike if you are not having lights horn indicators etc? New to this whole wiring business on motorbikes from what I can figure out the wires coming from it are for lighting mainly apart from a green which goes to earth and a red that goes...
  10. wiring question

    Dominator / FMX
    i have a spare loom which i am mending some broken connectors there is a 2 pin connector green in colour with 2 wires situated midway under the petrol tank the wires are pink and black I have no idea what year dommie the loom came from i am hoping they connect to the later carb with the...
  11. rd04 front brake light....

    Africa Twin
    whilst backing June down a dark alley, i noticed the front brake light wasn't working. i replaced the switch with 2 new, & 1 off Dumbo, switched wires too. With the lights on & off, results - fully lit rear bulb then no lights when the lever is pulled in. Anyone have any ideas, before...
  12. RD03 - ignition problems

    How to.....
    Good afternoon, A new post because I need help. I am about to complete full restore of my motorbike. 2 monthes ago, I start the engine and stop it quickly. And I never succeed to restart again. I checked spark plugs, wires, ignition coils, CDI, pulse generator, valves and carburators...
  13. XR 125 wiring???????

    XR
    Hi, I am a complete newbie to motorcycling and I am looking for help. I have been given a Honda xr 125 with electric start, I have now sourced a carburetor which was missing and a battery. The problem is I have a rats nest of wiring and I don't have a clue where to start, the few wiring...
  14. Exhaust system

    Varadero
    I'm going to change the gaskets at the weekend , just been out to spray all the bolts with WD40 and I noticed that there is what looks like a lambda sensor on the collector box but the wires have been cut . Should a carb model have a lambda ? Thought it was for fuel injection ecu's ? Wondering...
  15. For Sale: OEM Honda RD07 Rec/Rec (Voltage Regulator/Rectifier)

    For Sale / Wanted
    Fully functioning RD07 Reg/Rec. Good condition. Yellow wires are cut near the plug, but I can add on any crimp connectors that you wish (and provide mating halves) if required. £25 incl P&P.
  16. Confussed over this plug and wires

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi All I am fitting a phone holder to my Dommie (1996 RD08). When I came to wire it in I found the pictured wire and connector under the seat above the battery. It has the same type of plug as my phone charger and would be an ideal plug in point if it is a switched connector. It is hard wired...
  17. Ignition switch

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi guys, bit of help please. The ignition switch is faulty on my 1996 RD08 Dominator so I have removed it ready to get a replacement but.. It only has 2 wires from the switch to the connector and the connector is round! All the replacement switches advertised have 3 or 5 wires and are square...
  18. Cree led lights

    Transalp
    Guys, Just bought some cheap and cheerful led spotlights and noticed that they have 3 wires, red ,yellow and black. Any idea why I would have 3 wires and is it safer to run them straight from the battery via a fuse and a handlebar switch?? Thanks in advance Alex
  19. Crf450r or x confusion

    CRF - New Forum!
    I have recently bought a road regal crf450r, it has mot and log book, all engine and chassis number match up and every mot from new. My confusion is this. On both front and rear brake levers there is a cut break light switch, the rear mud guard has a built in light with the wires cut, head light...
  20. mosfet wiring question

    Africa Twin
    when you fit the upgraded reg rec, you unplug the original round plug and blank it off with grease to stop it shorting, you the put the red and black wires to the battery. i'm using the R6 reg on mine, whats stopping me doing the same with this reg?
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