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Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2014, 06:22 PM
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Posted By firecrotch
Well, it hasn't leaked since I first noticed it....

Well, it hasn't leaked since I first noticed it. That said though, first dealer kind of scoffed at such an old bike getting new gas tank for free under warranty. Are there a set of "key" words I need...
Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 211
Posted By firecrotch
Shercos di 2 stroke 300

2 strokes are back
push button start and di? sign me up:clap
http://www.enduro360.com/2014/10/16/featured/sherco-injection-two-stroke-action/
Forum: Road warriors 10-13-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 9,928
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Posted By firecrotch
The one i went too said get the vin and see if...

The one i went too said get the vin and see if recall BUT most likely no with that old of a bike. Been so busy lately havent tried-but hoping this week to do
Forum: Road warriors 10-06-2014, 08:40 PM
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Posted By firecrotch
thanks again eastside- gonna stop buy dealer this...

thanks again eastside- gonna stop buy dealer this wedensday
Forum: Road warriors 10-05-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 9,928
Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
cool-was thinking about trying that:clap

cool-was thinking about trying that:clap
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9,928
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Posted By firecrotch
Hey guys, noticed my 06 with 7k miles on is doing...

Hey guys, noticed my 06 with 7k miles on is doing the dreaded gas leak out the left side. Is there an official fix for this or would ktm replace it even though its way old?

Been googling and...
Forum: Road warriors 09-28-2014, 06:23 PM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
Thanks- This bike is perfectly capable of doing...

Thanks- This bike is perfectly capable of doing dirt road exploring but didnt want to without skidplate.:clap
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 9,928
Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
skid plate

so i was googling for a skid plate for my 06 950 sm and found this. The guy in the review said it fit his 06. Anyone else able to confirm this?(I have two miles of gravel road where i live...its a...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-13-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 8,854
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By firecrotch
Fly trekker helmet fs -large $50

located in north bend
http://i136.photobucket.com/albums/q171/vsekvsek/Sell/DSCF0144_zpse1ebadd0.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 09-11-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 9,928
Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
Ok peeps. I gotta officially do sometging about...

Ok peeps. I gotta officially do sometging about the brake squeel. Got an 06 with 7k on it. Came to a stop this morning and some idiot pedestrian yahoo yells at me "slow down" and scurrys off like a...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 694
Posted By firecrotch
New KTM 390 adventure bike announced

sorry if repost- didnt see it already out there. This could be a very cool bike
http://www.visordown.com/motorcycle-news-new-bikes/ktm-390-adventure-to-be-unveiled/25404.html
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,743
Posted By firecrotch
I had bought an 06 525 and loved the bike. But...

I had bought an 06 525 and loved the bike. But wanted something more trail orientated so got a huskywr300. People tell me the new 500's are nothing like the old ones. That they are perfectly fine in...
Forum: Road warriors 09-01-2014, 09:35 AM
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Posted By firecrotch
nope- they are different-found out the hard...

nope- they are different-found out the hard way:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 09-01-2014, 08:13 AM
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Posted By firecrotch
I dont people thinking I am hot shit though:clap

I dont people thinking I am hot shit though:clap
Forum: Road warriors 08-31-2014, 07:37 PM
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Posted By firecrotch
So I am curious what others have done for after...

So I am curious what others have done for after market seats? Since the SM is different than the SE or adventure seats.
The few aftermarket ones I found are almost carbon copies of the stock. I...
Forum: Road warriors 08-22-2014, 07:25 PM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
I take that maybe it is it. Finally got...

I take that maybe it is it. Finally got underneath and looked and theres in fact oil all over the gear shift lever. I am overdue for an oil change. I'll order this seal and replace and hopefully that...
Forum: Road warriors 08-21-2014, 07:45 AM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
Hmm thanks. I checked. It doesnt "appear" to be...

Hmm thanks. I checked. It doesnt "appear" to be leaking there. Ill be parking a couple different places next couple days to see if in fact it is me leaking as i have been parling exclusivly in mc...
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2014, 05:34 PM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
hey guys, i think i may have a small oil leak....

hey guys, i think i may have a small oil leak. got an 07 950sm with 7k miles on it. Runs awesome. I noticed now two days in a row in two different spots a spot of maybe 1.5 inches of oil in diameter....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-18-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 8,854
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By firecrotch
duh-i knew i was forgetting something- its a large

duh-i knew i was forgetting something- its a large
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-17-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 8,854
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By firecrotch
Fly trekker ds helmet

used maybe 6 times. Has scratches on windshield but can see plenty fine http://i136.photobucket.com/albums/q171/vsekvsek/DSCF0144_zpse1ebadd0.jpg ...
Forum: Road warriors 08-08-2014, 11:49 AM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
This is good to know. Just picked up an 07 with...

This is good to know. Just picked up an 07 with only 6k on it. Best bang for the buck out there if you ask me
Forum: Road warriors 07-30-2014, 08:51 PM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
If I fill up Sunday, by halfway home on Tuesday I...

If I fill up Sunday, by halfway home on Tuesday I need to top off again. I had an fj1200 that would get me to Thursday on the way home. Where I live if you get off the wrong exit, your easily...
Forum: Road warriors 07-30-2014, 11:51 AM
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Posted By firecrotch
.new owner of an 07 950sm. So...no options out...

.new owner of an 07 950sm. So...no options out there of larger safari style tanks? My commute is 36 miles each way and where i live it can be a major cluster f if i forget to top off at the right...
Forum: Road warriors 07-26-2014, 08:17 PM
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Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
so as a new owner I am curious what I should do....

so as a new owner I am curious what I should do. I didnt get a manual with bike so excuse my ignorance. Got an 07 with 5800 miles on it. Was gonna change oil just because. So whats a good oil to run...
Forum: Road warriors 07-22-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 9,928
Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
Ok dumb question, just ordered this for my 07....

Ok dumb question, just ordered this for my 07. Mounting instructions say simply screw into existing holes. Um there are no existing holes. I can drill them but want to make sure I am not missing...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By firecrotch
Seat cross reference for 950's

Recently got a 07 950SM. Love it but want a new seat. Theres all kinds of great deals on 950 seats in gear section. But people are telling me the 950 sm seat is totally different than the other...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-15-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 314
Posted By firecrotch
Caretaker needed in Colville area

Would be an awesome opportunity for right person. The riding out there is to die for. Lakes, mtns,tons of fishing holes hundreds of miles of fire roads just a little ways away.
The place: an exotic...
Forum: Road warriors 07-14-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 9,928
Views: 1,541,760
Posted By firecrotch
I just joined the club. Picked up and 07 with...

I just joined the club. Picked up and 07 with 5500k miles on it for 6k over the weekend. Only question is what should I expect for tank of gas? I may have to get a rotopax as a back up or something....
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-08-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 8,854
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,234,741
Posted By firecrotch
Shoei Street helmet

Located in North bend, Wa. Has a dark smoke face shield and clear face shield. Smoke screen has a couple scratches but is fine otherwise. Asking $65 for all
...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 982
Posted By firecrotch
so i read a couple places there are issues with...

so i read a couple places there are issues with the idle. I assume theres sold know fixes for this now?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-03-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 8,854
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By firecrotch
1989 fj1200

http://i136.photobucket.com/albums/q171/vsekvsek/IMG_1606_zps905b615a.jpg
I got it on craigslist for 2k. If an inmate wants it I would take 1800.:clap
Absolutenot nothing wrong with it. Everything...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 5,199
Views: 623,204
Posted By firecrotch
If i get the bike before i even ride it this or a...

If i get the bike before i even ride it this or a homemade version would go on it
www.accessoryinternational.com/product/r-g-fender-eliminator-husqvarna-tr650-strada.html
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 5,199
Views: 623,204
Posted By firecrotch
Ok folks. Theres a new terra near me i have been...

Ok folks. Theres a new terra near me i have been having eye sex with. After reading through posts here i gather
I should do the airbox mod
Do something about the swingarm attracting water
Booster...
Forum: Thumpers 07-01-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 982
Posted By firecrotch
2008 690r with 12k miles for $5k good deal?

Theres one buy me for this price and miles. Opinions and or issues with this bike?
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By firecrotch
yes- i am just down the rd from them. looked at...

yes- i am just down the rd from them. looked at it already. If they give me decent rate for my fj1200 on trade in then I will be all over it.
Forum: Road warriors 06-29-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By firecrotch
i suspected this when i saw them drop the...

i suspected this
when i saw them drop the price i was like.....ooooooo.
i currently have an 89 fj1200. Great bike but ready for something newer. Just seemed like an awesome deal:clap
Forum: Road warriors 06-29-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 819
Posted By firecrotch
Thoughts on smt 990 2010

Theres a real clean one at my dealer with 15k miles on it I have been watching. They just dropped it from 7990 to 6990. Thoughts?
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 744
Posted By firecrotch
duel sport huskys announved

http://www.cyclenews.com/405/24687/Racing-Article/First-Look--2015-Husqvarna-Dual-Sports.aspx
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 562
Posted By firecrotch
When do ktm690's hit showrooms?

I want to start planning now for next years model. They are never in The local showrooms very long
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-08-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 424
Posted By firecrotch
Who on the wet side installs street tires on older bikes?

Have an 89 fj1200 and wanted a new front tire. Don't really have the setup at home to bring tire in. If I absolutely half to I will. Just checking..

Couple places will change/install tire for...
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