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Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2013, 03:46 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
home again safe and sound but tired......be back...

home again safe and sound but tired......be back soon to start the rr, should be interesting reading, if living the trip was anything to go by :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2013, 10:48 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Yeah the last week has been pretty trouble free,...

Yeah the last week has been pretty trouble free, few minor issues but mostly just been the weather against us now.......and been really pushing to get through everything and yet make time to chat to...
Forum: Ride reports 08-01-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hey guys we are now in Amarillo, heading for OKC...

Hey guys we are now in Amarillo, heading for OKC tomorrow. Wow what a trip it's been with more mechanical failures than the entire epic ride thread put together and we have 3.5 weeks to go. Things...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 3,036
Views: 192,980
Posted By stewy (Aus)
The Aussie Adventurers are stopping in Denver for...

The Aussie Adventurers are stopping in Denver for one night only on our 10,000 mile ride accross the USA!!

The damn GPS gave us a bum steer! We are here now, albeit later than expected!
We...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2013, 05:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Cool see whoever is still there 7.30 to 8 ish

Cool see whoever is still there 7.30 to 8 ish
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By stewy (Aus)
I couldn't find the Addy for tonight?

I couldn't find the Addy for tonight?
Forum: Ride reports 07-17-2013, 10:35 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hi guys yes we are still alive and motoring...

Hi guys yes we are still alive and motoring just.....we have had no end of troubles hence very few updates atm, as each day had been spent solving that days problems.....


Most recent was...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-17-2013, 10:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 626
Posted By stewy (Aus)
2 aussies passing through Denver tonight

Hi Guys, we will be staying at the Ramada Plaza tonight if anyone wants to catch up up for dinner or a few beers let us know or shoot us a message on 3235575291.

our travel thread is 2.5 bikes, we...
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Thanks tim for inviting us to share 4th of July...

Thanks tim for inviting us to share 4th of July with your family. It was an amazing experience. Went to bosie ktm but was shut so have to get some oil in idaho falls and change it myself....geez...
Forum: Ride reports 07-03-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hi dave, bearing flogging around on spline, ...

Hi dave, bearing flogging around on spline, loctited it in place and seems ok, bearing has a bit of play so might still swap it out before the trip is over
Forum: Ride reports 07-02-2013, 03:36 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Heading for baker city on the 4th of July, 5th...

Heading for baker city on the 4th of July, 5th ride through hells canyon and camping out other side, then bosie and onto Idaho Falls......if anyone is bored on the weekend and wants to join in for a...
Forum: Ride reports 07-02-2013, 03:31 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Bugger mate, yeah up in bend and at the speed...

Bugger mate, yeah up in bend and at the speed they fit tyres we might still be here next week
Forum: Ride reports 06-28-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Yep it's 10 Wheels now! (Does anyone know how to...

Yep it's 10 Wheels now! (Does anyone know how to edit the title of a thread?). When we planned it we weren't going to get a trailer, but too much gear. Glad we did though, it makes hauling the chair...
Forum: Ride reports 06-27-2013, 05:35 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hey guys, we're back in reception and in san...

Hey guys, we're back in reception and in san Francisco for tonight (and maybe tomorrow but probably not), if you want to catch up with us for dinner or drinks leave a message would love to catch up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-21-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 890
Posted By stewy (Aus)
We got it done... brute force. My wife is a...

We got it done... brute force. My wife is a clever cookie and came up with a way to improvise, using some bits and pieces that we had with us to support the part from underneath so I could bash it...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2013, 02:59 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Stuck in Vegas for longer then planned, hoping...

Stuck in Vegas for longer then planned, hoping tomorrow brings better news.......still unable to fix Lenna's bike, might have to dash back to la to get some gears machined up to replaced stripped...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-20-2013, 11:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 890
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Bike problems in Las Vegas, help!

Hey guys. We haven't had much luck so far on this 10,000 mile journey of ours. The very first day of the trip we had to limp the KTM to vegas. Now here we sit trying to fix it. The bike itself is...
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2013, 08:42 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hi guys been a long couple of days yes we are...

Hi guys been a long couple of days yes we are finally on the road well atleast for the day, had an issue with the the ktm today spent a couple of hours trying to fix it roadside, got it good enough...
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2013, 07:13 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
We're excited to finally be in Los Angeles and...

We're excited to finally be in Los Angeles and enjoying the sunshine, it's much nicer than the weather we left behind in Australia!Anyone want to catch up with us for dinner? Either tonight or...
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
We're excited to finally be in Los Angeles and...

We're excited to finally be in Los Angeles and enjoying the sunshine, it's much nicer than the weather we left behind in Australia!Anyone want to catch up with us for dinner? Either tonight or...
Forum: Ride reports 06-12-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
thanks for the feedback guys, heres hoping we get...

thanks for the feedback guys, heres hoping we get a chance to meet and share either a bit of road with you guys or at least a beer or 3 .

So the...
Forum: Ride reports 06-12-2013, 09:41 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
damn post lost.....will retype:baldy

damn post lost.....will retype:baldy
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 525
Views: 68,179
Posted By stewy (Aus)
in as welll, wish we could stay for 6...

in as welll, wish we could stay for 6 months......we leave in 9 days from Melbourne to LA then heading for the Big Apple after 10 weeks, might see ya on the road. Safe travels:freaky
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
oh yes you might of seen it on a few other usa...

oh yes you might of seen it on a few other usa forums aswell, will try and update them all as we go. :rofl
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 17,042
Posted By stewy (Aus)
2.5 Bikes, 2 Riders, 9 wheels

Ok, so you have seen the back story (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=379050), 6 years on and a lot of support from people across the USA and the world and so soon hopefully we might ...
Forum: Australia 09-04-2012, 04:01 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 579,783
Posted By stewy (Aus)
some idiot hooked it up incorrectly, and damaged...

some idiot hooked it up incorrectly, and damaged the the servo. :cry oh yeah for anyone else plugs aren't murphy proof for future reference, so you can plug power to power so mark them before you...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2012, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 579,783
Posted By stewy (Aus)
does anyone know of any wreckers in Aus wrecking...

does anyone know of any wreckers in Aus wrecking any 690? Looking for a throttle body?
Forum: Vendors 08-14-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1,470
Views: 255,894
Posted By stewy (Aus)
is this still going, sent a pm and a email and no...

is this still going, sent a pm and a email and no response?
Forum: Australia 07-30-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 8,812
Posted By stewy (Aus)
We looked at buying one for my wife, rode one...

We looked at buying one for my wife, rode one over towanga gap (and was a hoot, in the same sorta way it's fun to drive a car, but it's nothing like the feeling of a bike) but couldn't ride 500km+...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2012, 06:39 PM
Replies: 19,828
Views: 2,298,828
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Can anyone tell me how I can test the TPS sensors...

Can anyone tell me how I can test the TPS sensors on the 690sm with ktm dia. box.? I assume all the TPS on the 690s are all the same.

Have the cable for the TuneECU but the voltages are quite...
Forum: Australia 05-06-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 579,783
Posted By stewy (Aus)
well after wasting many hours, I found the issue...

well after wasting many hours, I found the issue and no it was not a ktm issue, no blocked injectors, broken wires or anything else just an idoit doing the work :shog yep forgot about a plug I...
Forum: Australia 05-02-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 579,783
Posted By stewy (Aus)
that was my thought aswell brute, but ...

that was my thought aswell brute, but



well that might explain big willy's idea, will go through and check to make sure there are no blocks in the injectors, will also look into this filter,...
Forum: Australia 05-01-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 5,368
Views: 579,783
Posted By stewy (Aus)
Hi guys, got a bit of an issue with my 690sm...

Hi guys, got a bit of an issue with my 690sm (yeah I know not enduro but i believe they share the same electric design)

So turn the key to on position and can hear the fuel pumps priming, when...
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 19,828
Views: 2,298,828
Posted By stewy (Aus)
A question for the orange lovers, does ktm use...

A question for the orange lovers, does ktm use the same spine on all it's gear boxes? ie the section where the gear lear mounts on. I understand all the levers are bent in different directions but i...
Forum: Australia 02-08-2012, 08:00 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 15,099
Posted By stewy (Aus)
amazing stuff, how does your son handle the quad...

amazing stuff, how does your son handle the quad with limited core strenght, or is his injury level very low.
Forum: Australia 06-29-2011, 09:29 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,599
Posted By stewy (Aus)
can am have so many sensors controlling almost...

can am have so many sensors controlling almost every aspect of the bike it would be a nightmare to mod it for off road imo....on road they take the worest of both a car and a bike and combine them...
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2011, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1,684
Views: 262,361
Posted By stewy (Aus)
looks like a trumpy rear end

looks like a trumpy rear end
Forum: Beasts 06-14-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,730
Posted By stewy (Aus)
i am told the 650 will wheelie anywhere, but heck...

i am told the 650 will wheelie anywhere, but heck i can't even wheelie my sv thou on the road, so haven't bothered on the 650.....do need to grow some bigger balls and lean to do both though :evil
Forum: Beasts 05-25-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 11,789
Posted By stewy (Aus)
imo want something that will run with the...

imo want something that will run with the sportsbikes on road and imo handle the dirt better then the dl650 is the new tiger800, it is a cracker, has the got down low grunt of a twin and the high end...
Forum: Australia 01-13-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 10,528
Posted By stewy (Aus)
am keen to tag along, hopefully will be able to...

am keen to tag along, hopefully will be able to join you all on Aus day, if not will be along on one of the next, oh and yep another on dl650
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