I bought one of the last Varas in 2014, made in 2011 I believe. I’ve done three long European rides (3K to 4K miles) and it’s been brilliant. It’s now done nearly 41K miles and in preparation for another long ride around Europe I’m thinking I should change the rear shock. Just looking at Haynes...
Help please, I have a v5 abs xl1000 05 plate and have devoloped a leak from the lh crankcase gear lever side. I replaced the gear lever rod seal but it's still there could it be a crank case seal where the front chain sprocket is? and do you guys know if it can be replaced from the out side...
As a xl1000 SD01 owner for a few years now, I've came across a few of the usual issues associated with this bike.
I've done suspension rebuilds, stator replacements, valve clearance and a few other bits and bobs.
Now......rectifier. FML. is there an upgrade / one from another bike...
I'm in my mid thirties and never been into bikes so much so that I've never owned one before now, however a chap at work has had one lying about for the last two years with the intention of doing his CBT with it but he never got round to it. Its a Cat C right off but you couldn't tell and...
i have a little Problem with my Varadero.
From the Bypass Hose (Overflow @Waterpump), comes a little bit Oil. See example Image.
The mechanical Seal and Oil Seal was Changed, but the same Problem is still there.
Can someone Help me ?
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