Before I bought my AT I'd checked out weaknesses and they seem to be reg/rec and fuel pump. I want to eliminate these two weaknesses prior to a big trip. Fuel pump I'll ask about on a different thread but would love some advice on reg/rec here.
This is the rectifier on my bike and I think it's...
Here is the story...
Transalp parked up with birth of new baby in July 2012.
Ran monthly till august.
Forgotton till feb.
Need a jump start but ran fine...last ran 3 weeks ago...
New battery and insurance paid...time for the summer
Would not start....attatched the...
Today on my travels i came across a small motorcycle garage. So took five minutes too look around, standing at one end of the small show room was a gorgeous red Pan European st 1100.
It turns out this is a one owner Y reg with, wait for it 5000 genuine miles on the clock. This little garage...
I've just replace a faulty reg/rec which boiled the battery, blew bulbs and killed the tacho...
Engine runs fine up until about 4,000 rpm and then starts cutting out, was fine before the reg/rec failure.
Any hints on where to look next would be very welcome.
Because of a knee problem that I do not think is going to be fixed quickly, if at all, I am no longer able to ride Gertrude and it is time to find her a new home!
I am pretty gutted about this, as I have had the bike for over 5 years and have found it faultless and anticipated several more...
After a short affair with the HermanGoeringMeister it's time to say farewell:
Blue and White and in excellent condition for the year. Y reg 2001. 34K miles. Spotless paintwork. MOT March next year. Tax till Sept. Fitted with brand new crash bars. Remus Revolution 2-1 inc Y piece (original...
Up for sale is my 2001 (Y reg) Africa Twin with 9.5k miles (still in use though so may be slightly higher).
I have only had it for a little under a year and unfortunately its got to go to make way for other things. I bought it from my local Honda dealer who took it in p/ex from the...
Ducati 748B. Y reg,Yellow, standard, mint condition. Genuine 8500miles. superb unmolested example. Had it 2 years. Overserviced and underused. SORN at present but can put new MOT on it. Value approx £3200? Will swap/part ex for ideally a low mileage tranny or something similar for allround...
Hi, does anyone know where I can get a connection block for a 2001 Y reg Varadero 1000 V1 as the one on the bikes wiring loom has burnt out and damaged both the block and the rectifier. The rectifier is a VY model type. I know I will need to solder the connection block onto the harness. any...
Swapped my previous TA for a Stelvio at the end of last year. Just swapped my N reg VFR for this Y reg red TA with only £16k miles on it. Feels just the same.:)
Needs some minor tweaks, changed the rear indicators which were stuck out the back like big ears:grommit: 'cos of the Givi rack...
I am off to portugal can only take 1 bike and sorry it is my zx9r, so would there be any interest in my at its y reg 2001, done 41000, ive had it 4/5yrs it is in goodish nick ( bit of wear around where feet sit, and wheels need a clean) other than that everything good, full givi side and top.
After much hard thinking and heartache I have decided to put my beloved @ up for sale
Owned it for 7 years (bought from Chiswick Honda when it had 3k miles on)
35K miles on the clock (last 1200 this last weekend for TLD) bike went perfectly well.
Full Chiswick Honda Service History (plus all...
need a replacement for the rear disk soon. Myy local shop quoted £ 70+VAT
Anyone knows if this is more or less correct or are they having a lough...?
They would be happy to charge only fitting if I provide the disk....any suggestion please?
PS It's an AT y reg (2001)
Peugeot vivacity 100 cc scooter sold
My nephews pug 100 scoot for sale located stratton north east cornwall
new crank last year fitted by dealer, got a few scratches and dings but all working and will have 12 months mot i think, in silver Y reg £375 ono
nice commuter keeps ya shoes clean
Well, I will tell the story in shortened version here.
My younger brother came over to visit me in July this year.
He saw an Africa twin he liked a lot, as he always had the hots for them, even though he has/d an 1150GS fully kitted out at home.
A few months later, the bike came up for...
Selling my 2001 Y Reg Black Africa Twin in mint condition..
Its done 15,900mls and to my knowledge hasn't been off road as can be seen from the condition in the photo's..
Taxed until end of March 2009
MOT May 2009
SW Motor Tech Crash Bars - Brand new
Nearly New michelin Anakee...
been a memeber for a while but posted very little...shame :-(
I ride a Y reg @ and have done so for 6 years. commute to work in Central London eevery day but pop into the Ace cafe sometiimes for a tea. Anyone a regular at the ace...?
safe riding to everyone!