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Forum: Road warriors 04-01-2014, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 448
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
ZRX1200 vacuum line question

05 ZRX carbs
#2 vac line goes to fuel petcock
#3 capped
#1+4 meet and go to widget that takes exhaust gasses out of head and pulls them back into intake.

My Q--Can a guy just cap #1+4 vac...
Forum: The Garage 07-23-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,978
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Got it installed today and it pumps out 190...

Got it installed today and it pumps out 190 degree water easily. Wife is going to love it and the Keurig is heading to the trash as soon as she is out of those coffee pods.

Thought about the...
Forum: The Garage 07-20-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,978
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Hate it when threads just peter off and die, so...

Hate it when threads just peter off and die, so want to offer this as a "wrap up" of sorts, if anyone gives a $hit.

I don't drink coffee, SO much of the "quality" discussion is lost on me. Here's...
Forum: The Garage 07-15-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,978
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Yeah, it does seem like a pretty convenient setup...

Yeah, it does seem like a pretty convenient setup IF it works. Heater units all seem to be adjustable and depending on where you read it, supply hot water between 140 and 210 degrees. I know 210...
Forum: The Garage 07-15-2013, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,978
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Question Hot water dispenser vs. good coffee

Where do you go when you can't find the info you need on Google? ADVrider, of course...

Wife wants under-sink mounted hot water dispenser for main purpose of quickly making coffee via "pour-over"...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 23,917
Views: 4,052,534
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Thermoswitch for fan

Anyone find and use any alternative thermo switches from other bikes or cars that are not $80? Seems like there must be something out there.

For 2002 S model
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-13-2013, 08:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,467
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I will be heading up to camp on Friday night,...

I will be heading up to camp on Friday night, too. First DFDS event and really looking forward to it after a week of 2 year old son not sleeping well. The camping (and sleep) will be as good as the...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,980
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Thumb It ain't hard

Friend and 8yo son were over while I was changing a rear tire on my KLR. When it was time to seat the new tire's bead, I asked if the kid wanted to pump it up with my mini pump, similar to those...
Forum: The Garage 05-13-2013, 09:35 PM
Replies: 1,987
Views: 251,488
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Trimmed down tool kit, stowed tire irons inside...

Trimmed down tool kit, stowed tire irons inside bar pad, hid registration and spare key.
Forum: Equipment 05-08-2013, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I have had excellent luck with various...

I have had excellent luck with various mountaineering pants. First pair was Black Ledge cheapies that lasted quite a few seasons and second were Outdoor Research IIRC. Full side zips and plenty...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Does it all work correctly when stock bulb is...

Does it all work correctly when stock bulb is back in?
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,727
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
So, here's what I know (now...) Buying a...

So, here's what I know (now...)

Buying a spool with separated rows/areas for winding each string IS the way to go. I checked over the head after having line breakage issues at feed eyelets and...
Forum: Equipment 05-24-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,727
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
This adventurer has gotta get the yard done...

This adventurer has gotta get the yard done before he goes out to explore the world sometimes. I posted on ADVrider, in the appropriate forum, because I find honest, real-world advice on many things...
Forum: Equipment 05-23-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,727
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Yeah, I have seen those. I hesitate, because if...

Yeah, I have seen those.
I hesitate, because if I go through 10'+ of line each time I use trimmer, I figure I'd be stopping all the time to replace the fixed lines in that style head, too. I know...
Forum: Equipment 05-23-2012, 07:10 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,727
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Question Weedeater / Line Trimmer

I am looking for one of two things

a) input on how to fine-tune the operation of the trimmer I have, or
b) suggestions on a new trimmer
c) new head

I have a TroyBilt TB70SS, a 25cc 2-smoke,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 67,398
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Ok, I will answer my own question using...

Ok, I will answer my own question using bmwktmbill's pictures above.

The 4th picture shows the retaining ring and the teeth well enough. Retaining ring has two different edge patterns to the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 67,398
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Sprag clutch is out Boss picked up ring with...

Sprag clutch is out
Boss picked up ring with teeth in it, which all fell out

anyone have a good picture/diagram showing which way the teeth fit inside the retainer ring?

I realize there are...
Forum: The Garage 04-11-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 862
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Works even better if you stick the tubing in your...

Works even better if you stick the tubing in your EAR. :rofl

Can perform similar function with stick or hammer in a pinch. In your ear, of course.
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2012, 01:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
That thread is exactly what I needed. thank you

That thread is exactly what I needed. thank you
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I have not looked at that. This Duke is my boss'...

I have not looked at that. This Duke is my boss' bike, so I am less familiar with it than others.
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 814
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
KTM starter problem

1997 Duke 620, LC4

Symptoms
Hit starter, which spins, but does not start the bike
Starter begins to turn engine over, but then "slips" out of engagement, where starter motor will still spin,...
Forum: The Garage 02-27-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,653
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I don't know your full situation, but figured I'd...

I don't know your full situation, but figured I'd mention another tip to continue using the bike storage you already have. You mention that you are the only one able to get bikes down where they are...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Ditto, same here.

Ditto, same here.
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2011, 12:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
:stupid

:stupid
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2011, 10:06 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,186
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Made throttle cables for a conversion I did...

Made throttle cables for a conversion I did myself. Not terribly hard if you are a measure twice, cut once sort of person who knows your way around a solder gun. Clutch cable would need thicker...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2011, 10:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 574
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
It is a Magura lever that uses mineral oil,...

It is a Magura lever that uses mineral oil, right? I can't see from the pics on the DS website well enough to tell if there is a bleed screw or not. For a slave cylinder that small, it would not...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2011, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 530
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Been working on a 97 Duke for a friend. Speedo...

Been working on a 97 Duke for a friend. Speedo working fine, but the drive unit at front wheel twists when you torque f/axle down. Probably break the tab off after too many on/off cycles.

What...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2011, 07:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Correct--no choke (unless I am TOTALLY missing...

Correct--no choke (unless I am TOTALLY missing it). No cable, no lever, nothing looking like it is missing a lever, no button, nada.

http://www.sudco.com/fcrside_diagram.html

I did some...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2011, 10:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 730
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
KTM Duke 620 starting Q

Helping a friend get his 1997 Duke running good again. PO had swapped the original (Edelbrock?!?!) carb for a Keihin flatslide that, when running, appears to be very well jetted for the bike. My...
Forum: The Garage 04-24-2011, 09:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,295
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
^Yeah, bingo. Fix it just like you would a...

^Yeah, bingo. Fix it just like you would a motorcycle. One of the advantages of buying good tools is that you CAN get parts for them.
Forum: The Garage 04-21-2011, 06:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,148
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
WR doesn't tell us what neighborhood he's in, but...

WR doesn't tell us what neighborhood he's in, but I just had a line made in South Seattle today. Pacific Rubber was FANTASTIC! Took about 30 minutes and I left for under $30. I will definitely be...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2011, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,360
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Further Update--Just got back from Pacific Rubber...

Further Update--Just got back from Pacific Rubber with my new brake line. Easy and painless. $30 for a rear brake line and new fittings while I waited. I would highly recommend them to anyone...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-20-2011, 03:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,360
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I just called Pacific Rubber and they indicated...

I just called Pacific Rubber and they indicated they could probably do it, too. Crazy ass KTM...

Just called Goldline, as well. He will make ALL METAL lines, but not the rubber hose I need. ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-20-2011, 03:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,360
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Update--April 2011--I just checked with Autosport...

Update--April 2011--I just checked with Autosport on Westlake and they DO NOT make custom brake lines. They suggested Pacific Rubber.

Obviously, I need a brake line myself now...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-19-2011, 08:46 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,850
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Mt. St Helens is a good choice, too. Maybe a...

Mt. St Helens is a good choice, too. Maybe a touch farther away, but a unique PNW attraction.
Forum: Americas 04-18-2011, 09:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 568
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
SEA is airport code for Seattle. STL is St Louis...

SEA is airport code for Seattle. STL is St Louis :deal

AJ226- When is your trip? (on the weekend, ba-da-bump!)

Didn't look at Romabuk's route, but the North Cascades Highway, lap of the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-15-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Oh, I thought it was all things orange... :D ...

Oh, I thought it was all things orange... :D

Will do!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-15-2011, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 402
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
Question Duke 620 fork seal Q

moving to proper section

delete as necessary
Forum: Equipment 02-21-2011, 03:50 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,411
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
I'd suggest one soft pillow (Thermarest or...

I'd suggest one soft pillow (Thermarest or whatever) and a stuff sack to jam riding jacket/pants/spare clothes into to create the extra bulk you want. This way, you don't have to carry so much extra...
Forum: The Garage 02-12-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,616
Posted By 2wheelsrbest
schucksoreilyspepboysautozonenapaetc should have...

schucksoreilyspepboysautozonenapaetc should have them
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