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  1. XL600R Newbie from Düsseldorf, Germany

    XL
    I’m a Newbie from Düsseldorf, Germany and own my XL600R PD03 now since 36y’s. By this way I like to expand my range to British XL600R riders. Here is a 1st impression of my old bucket: . http://www.honda-xl.nl/forum/download/file.php?id=11542
  2. Wanted: Honda 600/650 RFVC single engine. Electric start if possible...

    For Sale / Wanted
    I want an electric start engine to replace my XL600R motor. Anything considered, but a complete engine would be preferred. Failing that, has anyone got a good 600R cylinder head for sale?
  3. Wanted: xl600r

    For Sale / Wanted
    side panels for a xl600r, 1983 anyone? thanks!
  4. For Sale: XL600R Footpegs and hangers

    For Sale / Wanted
    Hi all, trying to clear the man cave a bit and have these rear footpeg hangers from my old XL600R on an A plate, tatty but solid. £25 posted UK.
  5. Dominator engine > XL600R frame...

    Dominator / FMX
    As the title says, will a Dominator engine physically fit in an XL600R frame (PD03 - 1983-87)? That's the kick start only XL. Anybody done it? Anyone know of someone else who's done it? I've no plan to swap my engine, it's easy enough to kick over. It's just idle curiosity.
  6. New member US Spec XL600R Pics

    XL
    Been lurking for a while, decided to join up. Here are some pics of my colonial spec XL600R I've been restoring. My user name is not my actual name, for those who get the reference, thumbs up.
  7. XL600LM Tank/Seat/Lights Onto US Spec XL600R

    XL
    Hi all, I've posted this on AdvRider too, but it seems to be stuck in moderation so I'll try here as well. Hope that's cool. I've got a couple of SOHC Honda's, but some Aussie mates and I are riding from Portland to Los Angeles in the US over first two weeks of September. To that end, I bought...
  8. What tyres for my XL600R?

    XL
    What are the options for off-road biased tyres for my XL600? 90/90 - 21" front 130/80 - 17" rear (which seems to be the limiting factor) Conti TKC80's Pirelli MT21's Both of which I've used before on my AT and XT250 respectively. What else is out there? I'm favouring TKC's at the moment.
  9. Need help with XL600R Please

    XL
    Hi iv got this frame and wheels from a neighbor, i think its XLR600. the front forks are from klxr as well as the rear. everything looks in a very good condition so i would like to look for an engine. does any body know if other model engine can be fitted? with some modifications. xr...
  10. Wanted: XL600R Side panel/s

    For Sale / Wanted
    For a 1985 XL600R - right-hand side panel (exhaust side) but would take a pair if necessary. Has anybody got a spare? Or, if all else fails, one I could borrow to take a mould off?
  11. Wanted: XL600R right-hand side panel

    For Sale / Wanted
    Colour not important. Can anyone help?
  12. chain trouble !

    XL
    have an xl600r , should there be a chain guide on swing arm ? if so where can i get one ? my chain is slapping on swing arm this cant be right can it ? chain is set to correct tension but touches the swingarm. any help gratefully received !
  13. Wanted: XL600R RHS Side Panel + airbox-to-carburettor rubbers

    For Sale / Wanted
    The title says it all. I'd be happy to take a pair of side panels if you've got 'em. For an '85 XL600R (RFVC/twin carbs) Thanks :D
  14. XL600r tyre choice

    Wheels, Tyres & Tubes
    So i have just bought an 83 600r (yay) with well worn knobblies... My question is,would Anakee 2's be suitable?...i'm confused about whether i can use tubeless tyres on my tubed rims... Help....getting so confused! Cheers PS.Long time since iv'e been on this site and it still rocks!
  15. Marving exhaust XL600RM

    XL
    Anyone fitted a Marving tailpipe to an XL600RM or LM. If so, any feedback please?
  16. XL600R 1983 jet holder (carbs)

    XL
    Hello people, i am trying to get my XL600R running and the jet holder in the primary carb is damaged. i was wondering if anybody has got any old carbs lying around? im also looking for a spring and washer for the air screw. cheers john
  17. xl600r idles high when hot?

    Mechanical Advice
    hi guys, my xl600r starts, idles and revs perfect when first started for 15-20 mins, then when engine gets hotter it will idle higher and takes a few seconds for the throttle to drop off back to idle, my jetting is 127 pri, 120 sec with 65 pilot, anyone now what this problem could be? maybe a...
  18. need a quick answer PLEASE

    Dominator / FMX
    will the downpipes from a xl600r fit straight on a nx650 barrell?
  19. New member,first post...

    XL
    Hi,i have just joined this site so i do hope i have done this the right way? I have brought an XL600R 1985 and anm doing a full service on it before i take it out and about,so i was wondering if any has any imput into balancing the carburettors? :neutral:
  20. xl600r, 55 or 65 pilot with jetting?

    Mechanical Advice
    hi again, the only pilot i can get is a 65 from a freind, my stock is 55, whitch one do you think would work better with my 127 pri and 120 sec jetting? could the 55 be ok just adjust air/idle screw more? or the 65 with adjusment on the idle? nedd help before i put crbs back on, any help will...
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