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Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 05:09 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Welcome nOOb. Put your location under your...

Welcome nOOb.
Put your location under your avatar or in your post.

It'l help you find somebody who might be willing to trade rides with you, or to tell you where a test ride might be available....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains Yesterday, 05:02 AM
Replies: 4,529
Views: 172,694
Posted By Wreckchecker
Marty - Welcome out of Lurkerdom!

Marty -
Welcome out of Lurkerdom!
Forum: Regional forums Yesterday, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 591,338
Posted By Wreckchecker
We found with this game previously that with the...

We found with this game previously that with the exception of Moto Mac, who is a closet Buckeye, that Californians are slower than rat poison at this game.
Forum: Beasts 09-12-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,473
Posted By Wreckchecker
Good point. In the USA the choices would be...

Good point. In the USA the choices would be limited to the FJR1300AE, VFR 1200DCT and NC700X, Aprilila Mano 800, and super scooters. Maybe a couple others out there which are even less common.
Forum: Beasts 09-12-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 11,220
Posted By Wreckchecker
The 2012 Tenere began deliveries in the US at the...

The 2012 Tenere began deliveries in the US at the end of July 2011 and the base warranty was (still is) 1 year. Extended warranties are offered by Yamaha at the choice of the buyer in the US and...
Forum: Beasts 09-08-2014, 03:17 PM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
The big accident of my life was the US version of...

The big accident of my life was the US version of this.

I was on my dual sport and a Toyota wagon coming the other way didn't see me, so he made a left from his left turn lane. I hit him right...
Forum: Beasts 09-01-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Some reading on the subject: ...

Some reading on the subject:
http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=12650.0

A couple of links in this thread to hear it:
http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php?topic=12729.0
Forum: Beasts 08-31-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
My cam chain slap is getting pretty bad and I'm...

My cam chain slap is getting pretty bad and I'm at the same mileage. How long did it take you to change the tensioner?
Forum: Beasts 08-31-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
You being in Utah, which "her" would this have...

You being in Utah, which "her" would this have been & how many other wives got to be bridesmaids?
:killen
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-29-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 4,529
Views: 172,694
Posted By Wreckchecker
Speed cameras pop up in MoCo like weeds. ...

Speed cameras pop up in MoCo like weeds.

Question:
Know how to spot an upcoming speed camera?

Answer:
They can usually be found at the end of a set of truck tire tracks going off the road....
Forum: Beasts 08-29-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 55,199
Posted By Wreckchecker
I no longer like my Tenere. It...

I no longer like my Tenere.




It doesn't have cruise control like the new ones do.
waaaah waaah waa

:hide
Forum: Regional forums 08-29-2014, 07:30 AM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 591,338
Posted By Wreckchecker
Actually, while the 39°43′ N parallel does run...

Actually, while the 39°43′ N parallel does run through Ohio, the MD line stops before getting to the western border of PA.
:deal
And Buckeyes fought blue. I remember hearing as a kid that Lincoln...
Forum: Beasts 08-28-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Welcome to the world of Yamaha. Get used to...

Welcome to the world of Yamaha. Get used to riding more and maintaining less.
Forum: Beasts 08-27-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Carrying extra fuel

Lots of options in the plastic bottles and pretty common in the third world.
https://c2.staticflickr.com/6/5121/5241590053_fc6f5df395_z.jpg

I see that mounting it externally can work. Sure...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-27-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
:clap Good move Lupin!

:clap

Good move Lupin!
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-25-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
Seriously, my hat is off to all of you folks who...

Seriously, my hat is off to all of you folks who better balance your time than I do. Keeping up friendships, family ties, work, and still getting out for helmet time.
:clap
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2014, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8,652
Views: 1,717,119
Posted By Wreckchecker
I believe that the FJR foot pegs fit, so the...

I believe that the FJR foot pegs fit, so the lowering kits ought to also. You will need to check.

http://www.motorcyclelarry.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=2_5&products_id=32

I...
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
+1 for AVC8130 (Tony) doing the reflash.

+1 for AVC8130 (Tony) doing the reflash.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-24-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
Friggin kids, right Jack?

Friggin kids, right Jack?
Forum: The Garage 08-24-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,931
Posted By Wreckchecker
I've dealt with your UK Customs and they are...

I've dealt with your UK Customs and they are going to be a problem. Once you get the tools into the UK, the total of US price, shipping, and Customs are going to be a hefty total price.

Are you...
Forum: Beasts 08-24-2014, 06:48 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
There are several ways to do it for free or a...

There are several ways to do it for free or a couple of dollars. For 17 threads on how and what others found, go to
http://www.yamahasupertenere.com/index.php

and use the search box with the...
Forum: Beasts 08-23-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
A lot of us start with flattening the seat by...

A lot of us start with flattening the seat by altering the rubber bumpers it sits on. That's all we have had for 3 years.

Beyond that are a number of options at increasing costs, such as:

Bead...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-23-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
Work interrupted my plans today, so it won't be...

Work interrupted my plans today, so it won't be me.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-23-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4,529
Views: 172,694
Posted By Wreckchecker
Friends don't let friends ride Harleys. -...

Friends don't let friends ride Harleys.

- bumper sticker :rofl
Forum: Beasts 08-23-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
You will know after reflashing the ECU.

You will know after reflashing the ECU.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-23-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and...

There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.

Ernest Hemingway
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-22-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
Karen's out of town and IF I can escape the...

Karen's out of town and IF I can escape the family stuff the sucker is going west tonight or tomorrow.

Yes, Moana, there really IS farther from the Big Bad Balmer Parking Lot Tags. (BBBPLT)...
Forum: Beasts 08-22-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Glad to see another in the general area. Now you...

Glad to see another in the general area. Now you can use it to move the MD tag.
:D

The windshield is a source of constant discussion and change to find the right one, but nirvana is out there....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-20-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
You're still a kid. And you were bitchin'...

You're still a kid.

And you were bitchin' about people being lazy 6 years ago when you came into this game.

oh and

Hi Code
:ken
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-16-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7,825
Views: 7,177,306
Posted By Wreckchecker
My two kids always had a stream of airplanes...

My two kids always had a stream of airplanes available, could bicycle to the airport, had free flying lessons, and just had to pay their own gas (so they would have some pride and ownership)....
Forum: Beasts 08-16-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
At 49 seconds, was that the emu that took you out?

At 49 seconds, was that the emu that took you out?
Forum: Beasts 08-14-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Careful - Sounds like Skynet is really Google...

Careful -
Sounds like Skynet is really Google and they just want to get these on the road.
Once they start to hunt you they never stop!...
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8,652
Views: 1,717,119
Posted By Wreckchecker
Carpeted garage floor Four bikes And no...

Carpeted garage floor
Four bikes

And no lift?
Forum: Face plant 07-30-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 12,651
Posted By Wreckchecker
Ducati ST2 1, Deer 0 Blue Ridge Parkway a...

Ducati ST2 1, Deer 0

Blue Ridge Parkway a half dozen years ago, doing about 45-50 around a right bend. Straightened up with a little grass between me and the wall of vegetation, with a few dear on...
Forum: Regional forums 07-30-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 5,766
Views: 591,338
Posted By Wreckchecker
And the purpose or meaning of the 1968 Michigan...

And the purpose or meaning of the 1968 Michigan license plate is . . . ?
Forum: Beasts 07-30-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 8,652
Views: 1,717,119
Posted By Wreckchecker
We rode Norway a year ago right now. Beautiful...

We rode Norway a year ago right now. Beautiful country.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-30-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 11,448
Views: 709,203
Posted By Wreckchecker
Laughing bearded guy on a motorcycle comes up and...

Laughing bearded guy on a motorcycle comes up and asks a favor.
"Hey, can you flip me the finger?"

Can't understand why anybody would think that to be odd.
:ear
Forum: Beasts 07-28-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
Paste the following in a Google search for...

Paste the following in a Google search for numerous previous threads:
advrider.com "Anakee 3"
or
yamahasupertenere.com "Anakee 3"

PROS:
Good street traction wet or dry. Pretty good life in...
Forum: Beasts 07-25-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 24,900
Views: 4,593,291
Posted By Wreckchecker
+1 to everything Mark wrote. For the kind...

+1 to everything Mark wrote.

For the kind of trip you are planning and what your experience sounds like, you will be tight on space and weight so if you plan right you should be OK. For example,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 10:09 AM
Replies: 44,844
Views: 8,677,702
Posted By Wreckchecker
The moto mule trailer is great! How would...

The moto mule trailer is great!

How would it be without the spring and shock?
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