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  1. For Sale / Wanted
    Now that I've moved over to an Africa Twin I have a few Pooratech protection bits for sale. These were made by myself to go on my Transalp XL700V (ABS). The parts are all made from stainless steel. They have been on my old bike for about 6 years but still look in good condition. They've not...
  2. Transalp
    Yes I know this has been done to death and quite frankly it’s different for each rider and also dependant on things like jacket worn, snood type etc, but.... Has anyone tried this: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Adjustable-Windshield-Screen-Adapter-Kit-Honda-XL700V-Transalp-/162487197450 I don’t...
  3. For Sale / Wanted
    Looking for a good set for my new to me 2012 transalp xl700v
  4. Transalp
    Hi there! I recently bought my first motorcyle, a 2008 transalp 700 and everytime I turn the ignition off the trip meter resets to 0. Trip , trip A and trip B they al reset. Don't know if it's normal or not. Any solutions for it? Also a noob question: how far up in the tank ca I topup with gas...
  5. Transalp
    Hi, I'm the proud owner of a 2011 Honda XL700V Transalp and am still getting used to riding it. One thing that I'm not sure if it's normal or not though is that the bike stutters (like it's about to stall) between 1500 and 2000 revs consistently. This makes commuting in Central London somewhat...
  6. Transalp
    I'm trying to find a replacement set of steering head bearings for my 700 Transalp. Preferably looking to replace the stock bearings with roller bearings. Don't suppose anyone knows where I should be looking? I've had a go at googling it but I can't find the specs for the standard bearings to...
  7. Transalp
    My new to me TA XL700 VA runs a bit hot....I read somewhere on this forum that "normal" running temperature for TA is 78C. Although it's winter at the moment my one quickly goes up to 80+ when I hit the traffic, then before I know the fan has kicked in....Coolant level seems OK, I can't see any...
  8. eBay - Africa Twin
    Hi. If anyone looking for Camchain Tensioner i have set for sale! Honda XRV 750 Africa Twin Steuerkettenspanner RD07-RD07-a XL600V, XL650V, XL700V | eBay
  9. Transalp
    hello all, looking option to de-cat the XL700v and the good old problem with the oxygen sensor comes back seeing a 10£ resistor makes me wander: what is the resitor value? o2 Oxygen Lambda Sensor Eliminator For Honda XL 700 V TRANSALP 700 2008 - 2015 | eBay next would be a universal 50mm slip...
  10. Transalp
    Hi, My first post on this forum. Looking to purchase an XL700VA for about £2.5K What should I look for apart from FSH, long MOT ?? Found one near me 43,800 miles, 2008 with FSH. £2350 Would appreciate any suggestions / feedback. Kind Regards Brian
  11. For Sale / Wanted
    Removed from my 650 Transalp prior to sale after only 4000 miles of summer use. These come with unused rubber inserts (I used them without) and are in close to new condition. They transform comfort - I liked them so much I've just ordered a set for my GS as sadly they're not transferable. For...
  12. Transalp Technical Specs
    Just bought a 2013 xl700va transalp with 11098 miles on the clock ,i live in Scotland and just wondering if there are any little secrets i should know about the transalps,noises,temperature etc, to look out for, at the moment this bike seems to be one of the best ,fun,and enjoyable bikes I,ve...
  13. XL
    My farther in law has just got this bike and he wants a manual. Can you guys point him in the right direction. Honda XL700V Repair Manual
  14. Transalp
    Well, I've given up searching for a ready made PDF copy of the XL700 Owners Manual. Having been made redundant recently and with a bit of spare time on my hands I have scanned in the English version of my manual as jpegs. I've then inserted the lot into a Powerpoint slide presentation and then...
  15. For Sale / Wanted
    In excellent condition. The marks shown in the above photos are all hidden under the fairing plastics. You would need to transfer your locking petrol cap over. Looking for £45 plus delivery or arranged meet up within 60 miles of Newcastle upon Tyne
  16. Travel
    Hi, I've been thinking of doing one for several years an have just been reminded by a brief article in MCN that made it sound like Mad Max on ice. I would love to go at some point before my aging body say Nah and where did I put my blanket and slippers. I have a good XL700v from 2012 so think I...
  17. Transalp
    First of all a big hello from me since i am new in the forum.So i was looking around the internet for an exhaust suitable for my baby(xl700v) and i came up with the Fuel exhausts site.After searching a bit in the forum i saw that other ppl also use them on their bikes but my dilemma is which...
  18. Transalp
    Hello folks, first post on here so go easy :thumb:. I'm in the middle of stripping back/modifying my 2009 XL700V. I'm looking for fork boots but don't know the size to get, I'm away from home at the moment so can't measure up myself...Has anyone any idea? Diameter and length to go for? Cheers Al
  19. Transalp
    Can anyone tell me the oem honda sprocket, 16 tooth that replaces the stock 15 tooth, cant find it in my searches, thanks.
  20. Transalp
    I've just bought a 2013 Transalp XL700v anyone know what range I'll get out of the tank.
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