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Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 06:34 AM
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Posted By TJE
You guys are brilliant! Thanks so much! :clap

You guys are brilliant! Thanks so much! :clap
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Can anyone confirm that the DID 520ZVMX/110 is...

Can anyone confirm that the DID 520ZVMX/110 is good for the BRP? The dealer is telling me it doesn't fit the bike ... All 520/110 should fit the bike, right? Cheers!
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 07:41 AM
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Posted By TJE
Hey MCVL! Yeah, I've been reading about that...

Hey MCVL!

Yeah, I've been reading about that valve ... but haven't really found an answer to what to do to prevent it from sticking? Some close it, but I can't imagine that's a good way to go ......
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2014, 05:04 AM
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Posted By TJE
I hate to ask this, but search gives me nothing:...

I hate to ask this, but search gives me nothing: I'm ordering a stack of oil filters from Ebay ... which should I go for? Seems HiFlo and Mahle are in abundance ...

Much appreciated!
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Oh, very nice! I'm about to get a thin profile...

Oh, very nice! I'm about to get a thin profile Spal myself, but may consider this option. I need the thinnest fan, to fit between my IMS tank and the rad. Can you tell me which fan this is? Thanks...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2014, 10:23 AM
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Posted By TJE
Guys, in your opinion / experience, what is the...

Guys, in your opinion / experience, what is the most durable chain for the Pig?

DID 520ZVM-X, RK 520GXW or Regina 135 ZRD (or ZRH?)

Cheers!
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By TJE
I don't have the tools needed to measure the gaps...

I don't have the tools needed to measure the gaps on the crankshaft. I need to construct a stand for it, and get a measuring device (dial indicator)

Do you know how they balance the crank? Just...
Forum: Thumpers 06-24-2014, 11:58 PM
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Posted By TJE
Hi guys! I'm rebuilding my XRR 03, and I...

Hi guys!

I'm rebuilding my XRR 03, and I need a bit of info on the piston / crank.

If I replace the rod with a Falicon, will I need a re-balance the weight of the counterbalance on the crank?
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By TJE
Thanks a lot, MCVL! I've updated the post with...

Thanks a lot, MCVL! I've updated the post with info about the oil. She did run lower than the dipstick a few times, not sure exactly how much lower :(

The valves has a bit of sideways movement,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 05:29 AM
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Posted By TJE
Hi everyone! I could use a bit of help with my...

Hi everyone! I could use a bit of help with my rebuild:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=987921

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By TJE
Need help for XR650R rebuild

Hi lads!

I'm rebuilding the top and bottom end of my 03 XR650R (13.500km)

For quite some time (progressively worsening) it's been burning a lot of oil (~1.5L pr 8-900km) and it started to...
Forum: Thumpers 06-17-2014, 04:51 AM
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Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Hi guys! I'm rebuilding both top and bottom...

Hi guys!

I'm rebuilding both top and bottom of my 2003 XRR. I have searched, but can't really find anything about lateral horisontal movement of the rod. Here's a clip of my rod:
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
Hey Michn06, what tires are those? Again, great...

Hey Michn06, what tires are those? Again, great job you've done! I will remove the engine of my XRR tomorrow, and see what the damage is. It sounds like a diesel engine, and has no power ... burned...
Forum: Vendors 03-14-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
What are the chances for getting a seat for the...

What are the chances for getting a seat for the XRV750 Africa Twin? I think there's a whole bunch of AT owners waiting for a seat like yours ...

If the quality / comfort is as good as on my...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,812
Posted By TJE
Thanks, Ridefreak! I still trying to get to that...

Thanks, Ridefreak! I still trying to get to that correct jetting, where it's supposed to wheelie in 2nd and third. Would you jet for summer or winter, if there a 30c degrees difference (10c-40c)?...
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
Noooooo thanks, haha! I can't even remember which...

Noooooo thanks, haha! I can't even remember which wire to remove from the battery first ...

I just recieved the package with a Ricky Stator kit, which contains a battery, the 200w stator, and a...
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,812
Posted By TJE
Sorry, old thread, I know, but I want to ask you...

Sorry, old thread, I know, but I want to ask you why you suggest this rich setup with needle at 5th and a 175? And why not a 68s?

Also, looking at the jetting charts, how should one adjust for...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By TJE
Very useful info, MCVL! Thanks a lot, mate! Yeah,...

Very useful info, MCVL! Thanks a lot, mate! Yeah, many, many questions :(

I'm moving to a new city soon, so my plan is to ride it there (~800km) and hopefully I will have a house instead of an...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By TJE
SUPER useful info, thanks a lot, guys! It's...

SUPER useful info, thanks a lot, guys! It's EXACTLY what I was looking for! It has been run low on oil, I'm afraid. I'm not sure when it becomes a serious problem, but as I wasn't aware how fast it...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2014, 02:54 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
So you're saying that if there's oil in the top...

So you're saying that if there's oil in the top part of the frame, the pump is primed? I would love an oil sight tube like that. Was it hard to install? I still don't understand how it can be done...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 21,713
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Posted By TJE
Oil pump prime

I've been reading a bit on the interweb about rebuilds, and came across people talking about oil changes, and how the oil pump can loose prime when new oil is added. One experienced guy said always...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By TJE
The connecting rod is that expensive?? Would that...

The connecting rod is that expensive?? Would that be a genuine or aftermarket? That would also mean that the whole crank has to come out, right? My left arm just went numb ...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By TJE
Thanks, Ridefreak! Are you sure you hear the...

Thanks, Ridefreak! Are you sure you hear the valves? I had actually checked / adjusted them twice that month (second time was to check and make sure I had done it right :))

My big problem is that...
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,229
Posted By TJE
XR650R oil problem ... wanna fix up the old girl!

My 12,000 km Piggie is loosing a lot of oil, maybe something like 2dl pr 100km ... After running about 100km, I no longer had oil on the dipstick. There's no leak on the outside, only a bit of oil...
Forum: Vendors 02-26-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
I installed mine on the Pig about a month ago,...

I installed mine on the Pig about a month ago, and I must say, this is an amazing seat. You really can't fault it: it looks fantastic and is soooo much more comfortable than the original race seat of...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
looking damn good, Mitchn06!! I have a stock...

looking damn good, Mitchn06!!

I have a stock electrical system, but are looking into a way to get some DC power aboard for LED lights and a USB charger. I'm unsure whether I have to upgrade the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-09-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 31,903
Posted By TJE
Reviving this thread ... I'm recording GPX...

Reviving this thread ...

I'm recording GPX tracks on my iphone, and want to import them into Google Maps, which works fine, except they are split up into sections, which is useless. I used to use...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2014, 10:52 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
Now I'm even more impressed!!

Now I'm even more impressed!!
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
I must say, you're doing an awesome job! I wish I...

I must say, you're doing an awesome job! I wish I had the balls to take a bike apart like that ... I'm imagining it's not a job for someone who has never cracked open an engine before?
Forum: Vendors 01-07-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
What a profoundly dumb comment. Try to...

What a profoundly dumb comment.
Try to understand that most people ordered or ordering a seat, didn't know if it's with or without the new unfortunate logo. It's about having a choice, and yes, I...
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
I ordered one for a XR650R, regular vinyl, so I...

I ordered one for a XR650R, regular vinyl, so I guess I should be ok?

Many thanks for your offer, Bundy! I'm very happy to know that you have good customer care, which together with a good product...
Forum: Vendors 01-05-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
I'm still waiting to recieve my seat ... I really...

I'm still waiting to recieve my seat ... I really hope I get the old stock, without that big ugly blue dot :( Otherwise it will be the sharpie, as David said.

Bad move, Seat Concepts!
Forum: Vendors 01-04-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 233,190
Posted By TJE
When installing the seat yourself, do you glue...

When installing the seat yourself, do you glue the foam to the pan, and then glue the cover to the foam? And how long are the staples?

Cheers!
Forum: Equipment 01-03-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 22,902
Posted By TJE
Thanks for the review! I've ordered a seat...

Thanks for the review!

I've ordered a seat for my XR650R, and I plan to put it on myself.

I have a few questions for those of you that mounted it yourself:

Can I use an hand stapler? How...
Forum: Thumpers 01-03-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,074
Posted By TJE
Hey mitchn06! You had a great thread going...

Hey mitchn06!

You had a great thread going here ... why did you stop posting? Did you finish the bike yet?

Many thanks for sharing the list of spares for the rebuild. It was just what I needed!...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Thanks, crypto666, much appreciated. Problem is...

Thanks, crypto666, much appreciated. Problem is that I know the basics of upkeeping a motorcycle, but when it comes to the inside of the case, I draw a complete blank. Living in Vietnam, I can't just...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
XRR valves ... rebulild?

Hi lads! I bought an '03 XR650R a year ago, but I haven't ridden it much yet, maybe 1000km total. it's a fairly low mileage 3 owner bike.

My worry is that it consumes quite a lot of oil. It's also...
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2013, 06:43 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Many thanks, Ron! I'm pretty sure it's only the...

Many thanks, Ron! I'm pretty sure it's only the tire, but will check the rest tomorrow and make sure. As I said, it's only a few mm, so can it be ridden, or is a failure imminent?


Burpsa,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2013, 12:43 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
Rear wheel wiggle

Hey lads!

The XRR has been steering a bit oddly recently, and I found that I'm able to wiggle the rear tire a few millimeter. This can only be the bearings going tits up, right?

When I change...
Forum: Thumpers 10-12-2013, 03:00 AM
Replies: 21,713
Views: 2,575,735
Posted By TJE
don't kill me! Oil again

I've been using the search function, but can only find discussions about what brand of oil to use and how often to change it. Please bear with me!

I live in Vietnam. 37+ degrees Celsius in the...
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