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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-26-2007, 02:47 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 6,927
Posted By alyef
I also live in NC. My question would be, why is...

I also live in NC. My question would be, why is Lane splitting not enforce consistently. I see scooters that are passed by cars all the time on a 2 lane rode, but cops don't stop the drivers of...
Forum: Ride reports 07-13-2007, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 529
Posted By alyef
Keep going south and there will be a free ferry...

Keep going south and there will be a free ferry to Ocracoke island. On the north end where the ferry lands there is not much, but on the other end of the island is a nice little Town.
Forum: The Garage 05-22-2007, 06:51 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,206
Posted By alyef
Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: The Garage 05-18-2007, 07:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,206
Posted By alyef
I found this: ...

I found this:

http://thekneeslider.com/archives/2007/03/22/tank-sports-e85-ethanol-fueled-motorcycle/
Forum: The Garage 05-18-2007, 07:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,206
Posted By alyef
Ethanol

Are there any bikes that can run E85?
Forum: Battle scooters 04-07-2007, 06:09 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,324
Posted By alyef
How difficult is it to adjust the valves on these...

How difficult is it to adjust the valves on these scooters?

Burgman 400
Reflex 250
Kymco Xciting 250


Doo thae hav shim over bucket or the screw tipe of valves?
Forum: Thumpers 04-01-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 869
Posted By alyef
I had 60,000 miles on mine before I sold it. Bot...

I had 60,000 miles on mine before I sold it. Bot it with 1,500 miles. I checked the valves at 3000, 6000, 15000, 30000 and 45000. When I checked them, they were always within spec ( sometimes on...
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,358
Posted By alyef
Why is the 2007 KTM 640 not listed on the KTM web...

Why is the 2007 KTM 640 not listed on the KTM web site: http://www.ktmusa.com/ ???
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2007, 07:25 PM
Replies: 154
Views: 31,683
Posted By alyef
I have been thinking about a DRZ, but me concerns...

I have been thinking about a DRZ, but me concerns are comfortable seat and wind protection. Does anyone make a 1/4 fairing for it?
Forum: Beasts 02-03-2007, 01:47 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 10,527
Posted By alyef
Kle 500

A fuel injected version of the KLE 500
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2007, 09:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 610
Posted By alyef
Stupid Question

Not being an expert at motorcycle maintenance in any way shape or form, I have a very basic question ( read - this guy does not know what he is doing ):

When viewing a site glass for oil level, is...
Forum: Thumpers 09-30-2006, 04:57 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 174,210
Posted By alyef
Interesting read on BMW dealers for those...

Interesting read on BMW dealers for those thinking about buying one:


http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=170298
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2006, 07:26 PM
Replies: 920
Views: 174,210
Posted By alyef
What's the reset lite/button for???

What's the reset lite/button for???
Forum: Face plant 09-03-2006, 01:45 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 5,164
Posted By alyef
How about parking your cars in a way that only...

How about parking your cars in a way that only allows for 1 car to be able to drive down the street at any one time? If everyone on the street agrees then this should be a cheap solution. Park the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-23-2006, 05:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By alyef
Dimitri, Where do you ride?

Dimitri,

Where do you ride?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-21-2006, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 633
Posted By alyef
Dirt Riding in Raleigh, NC

Does anyone know of places to ride a DS in the Raleigh NC area? I am new to the area, so any help would be appreciated.

Alex
Forum: Battle scooters 05-14-2006, 07:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,978
Posted By alyef
How difficult is it to do the maintanence of the...

How difficult is it to do the maintanence of the Burgman 400?
Forum: Ride reports 12-08-2005, 04:23 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,322
Posted By alyef
Entertaining ads are great

Entertaining ads are great
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2005, 06:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,626
Posted By alyef
I agree with the others. Do it yourself a couple...

I agree with the others. Do it yourself a couple of times and then you will be able to do it quickly. After 20k miles I only checked it once each 20k before getting rid of it at 60k. Clearance did...
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2005, 03:47 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 11,628
Posted By alyef
I think the question is "Why does California ruin...

I think the question is "Why does California ruin things by saying ...."
Forum: Beasts 11-09-2005, 06:50 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 49,887
Posted By alyef
The poll is very limited apparently, I ask the...

The poll is very limited apparently, I ask the same question a few months ago without a responce.
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2005, 07:56 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,925
Posted By alyef
automatic chain oiler! It will save you money in...

automatic chain oiler! It will save you money in the long run by having your chain last longer.
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2005, 12:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,596
Posted By alyef
How about adding a column for wet weight?

How about adding a column for wet weight?
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2005, 12:12 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,596
Posted By alyef
Looks like the published numbers. I wonder what...

Looks like the published numbers. I wonder what the real numbers look like.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 10-27-2005, 05:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,804
Posted By alyef
Question I wonder if this kind of riding makes other...

I wonder if this kind of riding makes other drivers on the road look favorably on motorcyclists?
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2005, 05:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,320
Posted By alyef
Well, I have a KLR that I put 60,000 miles on it....

Well, I have a KLR that I put 60,000 miles on it. The thing still ran perfectly. I got rid of it because I was moving cross country. The only thing I did on it was change the oil, adjust the...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2005, 05:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,140
Posted By alyef
I love it, but 6k is steep.

I love it, but 6k is steep.
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2005, 06:41 PM
Replies: 1,140
Views: 123,706
Posted By alyef
The ground clearance on a regular KLR650 is 9.4...

The ground clearance on a regular KLR650 is 9.4 in. The Bull Dog has ground clearance of 10.7 in. The suspension can't be exactly the same.
Forum: Beasts 08-19-2005, 04:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,788
Posted By alyef
Yep, but they also don't have the 2006 DL1000. I...

Yep, but they also don't have the 2006 DL1000. I would be great, but I dont think it means anything.
Forum: Road warriors 08-12-2005, 06:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,240
Posted By alyef
How could they get away with that? What as their...

How could they get away with that? What as their reasoning?
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2005, 08:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 765
Posted By alyef
Lindeman Engineering. USA Tel +1 408-371-6151 ...

Lindeman Engineering. USA Tel +1 408-371-6151

I used them after a 35 mph lowside on my KLR. They not only straightened my forks, but also straightened my frame for a very good price.
Forum: Equipment 07-22-2005, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 560
Posted By alyef
I bought an MSR WhisperLite, but I have not used...

I bought an MSR WhisperLite, but I have not used it once since I bought a Primus canister stove. And I have never had any problems finding canisters either.

If I was buying a new one, I would...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2005, 07:06 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,447
Posted By alyef
Wearing a Backpack while riding

I would agree that injury in the event of going down would be the biggest issue. One certainly should not carry anything hard ( hard plastic water bottle, chain lube, tire irons, etc ... ) in the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-01-2005, 12:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,943
Posted By alyef
I have never done a careful study of this, but it...

I have never done a careful study of this, but it sure seems like they under estimate the weight and not over estimate it consistently. If what you say is true, there would be a good explaination...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-01-2005, 10:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,943
Posted By alyef
The KLR wet is about 400 lbs ( at less the one I...

The KLR wet is about 400 lbs ( at less the one I owned was ). I think that Kawasaki distorts the numbers some. So, if you could get a dry weigh of 350 with a twin engine, it would probably be my...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-01-2005, 09:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,943
Posted By alyef
Maybe they will put a parallel 650cc twin with a...

Maybe they will put a parallel 650cc twin with a chain drive in a frame similar to the new HP2. Considering that the HP2 is 175 kg ( 385 lbs) and the F650 is 391 lbs dry, I would think that BMW...
Forum: Beasts 04-01-2005, 04:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
Posted By alyef
I always thought that the Tiger forks and front...

I always thought that the Tiger forks and front wheel would work.
Forum: Beasts 03-31-2005, 06:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 902
Posted By alyef
What did you do with the rear? New dog-bone...

What did you do with the rear? New dog-bone links and new shock? How much clearance do you have now?
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2005, 08:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,156
Posted By alyef
I did about 30k on my last chain without ever...

I did about 30k on my last chain without ever cleaning it on my 97 KLR. I did use an auto chain luber thoe.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-11-2005, 08:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 996
Posted By alyef
Sin, Move to The Peoples Republic of...

Sin,

Move to The Peoples Republic of California. Lane splitting is very exciting. Did the commute thing for 3 years riding 120 miles/day. Clipped a few mirrors. Hit a few construction cones.
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