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Forum: Orange Crush 09-13-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,055
Posted By keener
it must be an IC relay and should have three...

it must be an IC relay and should have three wires just like the stock.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-13-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 514
Posted By keener
my rear break has been like that for a while. No...

my rear break has been like that for a while. No issues.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-07-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 471
Posted By keener
thx for all the useful relies. It might very...

thx for all the useful relies.

It might very well be a carb balance issue. Last time I balanced them I used my home made tool, one long clear hose with thick oil in it. I will try to balance them...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-05-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 471
Posted By keener
04 950 ADV When I start the bike cold and...

04 950 ADV

When I start the bike cold and hold my hand at both tail pipes, one is blowing warm and the other is much colder unless I rev up. It doesn't idle very smooth either, until its warmed up...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-03-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 4,213
Posted By keener
+1 for splitting. I used to read OC much...

+1 for splitting.

I used to read OC much more. Everytime I come here there are more and more posts that don't interest me.

Either they spilt it and keep the 9x0 crowd here or ,naturally, they...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-27-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 10,607
Views: 2,217,532
Posted By keener
if u mount ur GPS on the left side of the handle...

if u mount ur GPS on the left side of the handle bar, u will be able to work with it a bit safer while riding than having it on the dash. Because u can hold on to the left mirror stem with ur fingers...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Alaska & Canada 08-13-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 8,833
Posted By keener
what is wrong? I havent changed anything. The...

what is wrong? I havent changed anything. The link should still work.

I am putting together a database of ontario gpx files for dual sporting. If anyone has interesting loops please send it to me...
Forum: Canada 08-11-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,219
Posted By keener
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/12/adadatem.jpghtt...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/12/adadatem.jpghttp://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/12/vuvu4uge.jpghttp://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/08/12/uru6e8uj.jpg
Forum: Canada 08-11-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,634
Posted By keener
I heard the new ones have corn starch in them...

I heard the new ones have corn starch in them that can get sticky if they get too wet. Have u had any problem like that?
Forum: Canada 07-26-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 11,212
Posted By keener
that's a great place in a little town that I...

that's a great place in a little town that I think has about 40 residents at most, great people. Last time I was there they had hummingbird feeders hanging outside, so we had these supersonic little...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10,607
Views: 2,217,532
Posted By keener
what is that rear tier ?

what is that rear tier ?
Forum: Canada 07-26-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,634
Posted By keener
+1 $20 mount, balance,....

+1
$20 mount, balance,....
Forum: Canada 07-25-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,219
Posted By keener
Thx John! I will most likely be there.

Thx John! I will most likely be there.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-22-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,807
Posted By keener
I have a 04 ADV and have the old style ball joint...

I have a 04 ADV and have the old style ball joint rod. Never had any issue until last week when I crashed and the break leaver was pushed upward.

Its now touching the clutch cover, not at its tip...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-20-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,122
Posted By keener
Not sure what u mean by behind the battery box....

Not sure what u mean by behind the battery box. No room there as far as I know.

the fittings of the pump are strong enough to hold it. My pump sits on the right side of the stock location. I zip...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-19-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,122
Posted By keener
Have tried bending its wings? it will let turn...

Have tried bending its wings? it will let turn the pump 90 degree and will miss the bash plate.

I made a small hole into each side of the plastic pieces that hold the rubbery part that holds the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,376
Posted By keener
I always measure shims regardless of whats...

I always measure shims regardless of whats printed on them.

My experience is shims are not really what they are supposed to be. Usually just half a size thinner. This could be my digital calliper...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 398
Posted By keener
950/990 - Adjusting the handle bars and triple clamp after crash

This happens to anyone who has dropped their bike on trails or anywhere. The bars feel out of place. When you ride straight the handle bar doesn't look and feel straight.

This is common I know. I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 18,830
Views: 7,613,415
Posted By keener
go! where is that?

go!

where is that?
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 18,830
Views: 7,613,415
Posted By keener
they are mostly Pelican. BUT they dont hold a...

they are mostly Pelican. BUT they dont hold a candle to


They are mostly Pelican. but Pelican cases have a shitty lock that sometimes open when you drop the bike.

Nanuk cases are fantastic...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-12-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,077
Posted By keener
not all 525 chains are the same. the diameter of...

not all 525 chains are the same. the diameter of the pins are slightly different from model to model.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-12-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 1,114
Views: 545,233
Posted By keener
a good day ...

a good day


http://seeker.smugmug.com/photos/i-hMkKxq8/0/X2/i-hMkKxq8-X2.jpg
Forum: GPS Tracks - Alaska & Canada 07-07-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 750
Posted By keener
There are tracks available here:...

There are tracks available here: http://dualsportmaps.com/ but they are mostly not so hard core.

We were riding around that area yesterday. There are lots of tracks. Look for snowmobile tracks....
Forum: Road warriors 07-07-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,414
Posted By keener
When I was in search of my place in motorcycle...

When I was in search of my place in motorcycle world, I bought a vmax. Then I learnt I realy like traveling on bike. Next thing I know I am riding to Goose Bay Labrador on this bike from Toronto.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-05-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 531
Posted By keener
go with what ever your old chain was with...

go with what ever your old chain was with 17/45....there is enough room for adjustment.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-05-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 526
Posted By keener
could be the side stand switch too. It will cut...

could be the side stand switch too. It will cut off the circuit randomly when it starts to go.

if this also happens when bike is resting on side stand with engine running,then its not the side...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-04-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 18,830
Views: 7,613,415
Posted By keener
who says Latte and dirt dont mix ?! they blend...

who says Latte and dirt dont mix ?! they blend just fiiiiiine

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/04/dajazu4a.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 07-02-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/02/ubebumu2.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/02/ubebumu2.jpg

brand new rad went in.

I say this again, everyone should check to see if the fan shroud is making contact with the rad on the left side.

this...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 500
Posted By keener
950/990 Adv sliding on rear pegs

When I crash in trails, sliding on left or right, the passenger pegs bend up. They dig into the ground like hooks and bend.

I haven’t removed them because they are protecting the plastics,...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-22-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 782
Posted By keener
The clatter sound that goes away quickly at the...

The clatter sound that goes away quickly at the start is normal.

It takes a a second or two for the cam tensioners to take in oil as the oil pressure builds up. But I don't hear it on my bike...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-22-2014, 07:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,133
Posted By keener
Putting a white led inside red behind red or...

Putting a white led inside red behind red or amber plastic is inefficient. Most of the light will get reflected back and just the yellow or red part of the spectrum makes it through. Get a red or...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
well thats exactly what happened to me. I tried...

well thats exactly what happened to me. I tried and tried and hole got bigger. You basically have one or two shots at it.

I posted a WTB ad on flea market hopelessly. Got a response within...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
That's a wise thing to do. I went the other way....

That's a wise thing to do. I went the other way. Using a sharp knife I shaved off about 1/8" where the shroud comes close to the rad.

So now it rests only on the two pins in the bottom and the...
Forum: Canada 06-20-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,203
Posted By keener
That's a good idea. But unfortunately I'm...

That's a good idea. But unfortunately I'm out[emoji16]. Got some family parachuting to my place then.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,064
Posted By keener
KTM is good at not changing things unless they...

KTM is good at not changing things unless they really have to. The only difference I can think of are temperature and the engine light.

04 950 service manual that I have shows the schematics.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-16-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
Thx for the contact. I am in Canada. I found...

Thx for the contact. I am in Canada.

I found a low temp aluminum welding kit from a HVAC supply store for $20

First try failed. I just retried with more material and less flux. I think it will...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,776
Posted By keener
it didn't ...

it didn't
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=986459
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
I wish I knew about this so I could prevent it. ...

I wish I knew about this so I could prevent it.

Those supetaloy low temp welding kits are $60. I tried jb weld but it didn't hold up against the coolant pressure in the rad.

I cleaned it up by...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,776
Posted By keener
Today I'm fixing a leak in the rad. The fan...

Today I'm fixing a leak in the rad. The fan plastic shroud has been touching the rad and made a pin hole. Jb welded it.

I will take the carbs out now and work my way down the list and report back....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,116
Posted By keener
Will JB weld be good enough as a long term fix? ...

Will JB weld be good enough as a long term fix?

I have no idea why the shroud is touching the rad. It looks like there is about one or two mm gap but vibration causes occasion touch. I checked...
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