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Forum: Beasts 06-12-2007, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,763
Posted By Rumbles
11.something compression ratio = premium fuel...

11.something compression ratio = premium fuel boys! Anything less is like drinking American beer compared to Canadian.:freaky
Forum: Beasts 06-10-2007, 06:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,561
Posted By Rumbles
Lots of highway + high wind + big trucks +...

Lots of highway + high wind + big trucks + luggage = Vee
Sometimes seeing a problem written out helps.:freaky
Forum: Beasts 05-20-2007, 07:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,094
Posted By Rumbles
I would go with the V Strom, I've had quite a few...

I would go with the V Strom, I've had quite a few bikes and none have come close to giving me as much riding enjoyment as the V Strom, great aftermarket support and I find the look grows on you to...
Forum: Beasts 05-07-2007, 09:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,802
Posted By Rumbles
Absolutely on the money Grainbelt, called my...

Absolutely on the money Grainbelt, called my local GIVI distributor, he also knocked 10% off put them very close to the best price I could find State side and like you said no shipping or brokerage...
Forum: Beasts 05-06-2007, 08:50 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 475
Posted By Rumbles
GIVI Monolock Bracket

Can someone tell me if I will need to buy anything else to mount a Givi E30 to my DL 1000"s factory luggage rack. The E30 is suppose to come with a bracket that mounts to a tubular type rack, but I...
Forum: Beasts 05-06-2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,802
Posted By Rumbles
Getting GIVI PLX V35, Where To Buy?

After an exhaustive amount of research I've decided on the PLX side bags for my 06 DL 1000, I'll have to mail order from Canada, any place someone wants to reccomend for good price and service?:freaky
Forum: Beasts 05-01-2007, 06:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,624
Posted By Rumbles
I like it, did you have it shipped to your house?...

I like it, did you have it shipped to your house? What did it end up costing?
Forum: Beasts 04-21-2007, 08:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,869
Posted By Rumbles
UPDATE!:clap Thanks for all the great replies, I...

UPDATE!:clap Thanks for all the great replies, I still wasn't sure what to get so I decided I'd go with the first smoken deal that came along and it turned out to be on a silver 06 1000. I found it...
Forum: Beasts 04-13-2007, 07:31 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By Rumbles
So is number 13 the shim? and also looks like a...

So is number 13 the shim? and also looks like a bit of a challenge to get it out, does the cam need to be removed or is there a special tool?:lurk
Forum: Beasts 04-11-2007, 08:11 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By Rumbles
I Believe the rocker arm follows the cam lobe and...

I Believe the rocker arm follows the cam lobe and pivots on the rocker shaft, one end of the rocker contacts the valve stem and the other sits on top of a lifter, which could be solid (requiring...
Forum: Beasts 04-09-2007, 09:36 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By Rumbles
Thought so, thanks

Thought so, thanks
Forum: Beasts 04-09-2007, 08:28 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,425
Posted By Rumbles
DL 1000 Hydraulic lifters?

I was told the 650 has shim type valve adjuster and the 1000 Strom has hydraulic valve adjusters, can anyone verify this for me?
Forum: Beasts 04-06-2007, 10:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,645
Posted By Rumbles
07 V Strom Improvements Are there Any?

There are a few deals floating around on leftover 06 Stroms and some pretty tempting deals on used ones but I would consider a 07 if there are significant improvements, I think dual Spark plugs in...
Forum: Beasts 04-04-2007, 06:54 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,869
Posted By Rumbles
Your welcome:earCan Someone tell me the range of...

Your welcome:earCan Someone tell me the range of a 650 vs 1000 on a tank of fuel?
Forum: Beasts 04-03-2007, 10:52 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,869
Posted By Rumbles
Should I listen "Get The 650 instead of the 1000 "

I recently listed and sold my Adv 640, in the add I mentioned I was selling to get a DL 1000 V Strom. I had several people comment on and PM me addvising me to get the 650 instead of the 1000. Is...
Forum: Thumpers 02-27-2007, 02:54 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Rumbles
I would agree that both me as a seller and that...

I would agree that both me as a seller and that the buyer would want everything to be done properly as far as the paperwork necessary to make it a legal transaction. This would only make sense since...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2007, 07:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 534
Posted By Rumbles
Canadian Selling to an American

In about mid March I will have my 05 Adv 640 for sale and possibly using E bay to sell it. I would like to know as a Canadian selling to an American how to handle ownership transfer and possibly...
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2006, 01:20 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Rumbles
thanks Mike, another 15/42 recommendation has me...

thanks Mike, another 15/42 recommendation has me convinced that's the way to go.
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 06:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Rumbles
Do KTM chains come long enough that you could go...

Do KTM chains come long enough that you could go with a 15/45 on a Adv. 640?
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 06:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Rumbles
I've got 8500 km on the bike, looks like the...

I've got 8500 km on the bike, looks like the sprockets have another couple of thousand k's left in them but going on a trip and want to change them out before I leave.
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By Rumbles
Found the threads, thanks. I better go grab a...

Found the threads, thanks. I better go grab a couple of brewskies and get reading!:1drink
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By Rumbles
Adv 640Fuel Cock almost FUBAR!

Just got back from a lovely ride in the Georga Mountains but came up on a tight turn at speed and ended sliding the left side of the Adv 640 along some smaller rounded boulders and almost tore off...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 02:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Rumbles
Thanks Creeper, so you are suggesting to leave...

Thanks Creeper, so you are suggesting to leave the rear sprocket the same number of teeth, do you happen to know off hand how many teeth the 05 Adv rear sprocket has? I know, get off my lazy ass and...
Forum: Thumpers 10-27-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By Rumbles
ADV 640 Sprocket Time

I'm coming up on my first sprocket chain change on my Adv 640, need help and advice. Do I change both sprockets and chain all at the same time? Can anyone recommend a set up that will suit slower...
Forum: Thumpers 08-13-2006, 06:50 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By Rumbles
Who's Owned both a ADV 640 & 650GS

I currently own an 05 Adventure 640, it's a great bike but I find myself riding the roads way more than I originally thought I would mainly to get from one trail network to another sometimes there...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2006, 07:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 559
Posted By Rumbles
Tire Change= Scratched Purdy Black 640 Rims

I just got done changing the stock tires on my 05 Adv 640 over to DOT knobbies for an event that I'm about to ride and I'm disappointed with myself for the multitude of scratches that I put on my my...
Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2006, 12:02 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,026
Posted By Rumbles
Honestly when I read about the LC4 and vibration...

Honestly when I read about the LC4 and vibration issues I cannot relate to them because my 05 Adv is exceptionally smooth and is in stock form with 1000kms. I can not say whether mine is better then...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2006, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 733
Posted By Rumbles
Yes I checked the index saw the thread you speak...

Yes I checked the index saw the thread you speak of and it did say it would not fit an 03. The KTM parts book says will fit an LC4, I thought this may include an 05 Adv 640. Bicycle shorts are not an...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2006, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 733
Posted By Rumbles
Sore Ass in Ca.

Will the pt# 579.07.340.000 confort seat fit right on my 05 Adv. 640? If so is it worth a $100?
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2006, 03:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Rumbles
I think it went very well, might be worth...

I think it went very well, might be worth mentioning the whole thing about how long the oil takes to show up out of the filler neck hole. I liked your description of whats happening during the start...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2006, 10:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Rumbles
I ran it to warm it up before I drained the oil,...

I ran it to warm it up before I drained the oil, but I had to make the burping tool which kept me from actually filling and starting it till the next day. Next time it will be a lot quicker and...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2006, 11:47 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Rumbles
1st Adv 640 oil change, little scary!

I've been doing my first service on my 05 Adv 640 using Creepers instructions and the service manual, valve adjustment went good, oil change went good I think. I made up the burping tool did all the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2006, 07:48 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,210
Posted By Rumbles
I found that all 4 valve clearances on the Adv...

I found that all 4 valve clearances on the Adv with 950 kms were too tight. May explain hard starting problem I was having the last little while. Anybody thinking this procedure isn't necessary...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2006, 07:43 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,210
Posted By Rumbles
Looks like his exhaust valve is a little...

Looks like his exhaust valve is a little tight!:freaky
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2006, 06:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,210
Posted By Rumbles
Just wanted to mention I noticed Creeper does...

Just wanted to mention I noticed Creeper does mention this noise in his instruction.:deal
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2006, 12:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,210
Posted By Rumbles
Doing the valves right now on LC4

I'm using Creeper's instructions for the valve adjustment on my 05 Adventure so far so good, found TDC as per Creeper's instructions but was hearing a unsettling snapping noise as I was doing it. Not...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2006, 05:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 757
Posted By Rumbles
Thanks for all the suggestions, the bike is due...

Thanks for all the suggestions, the bike is due for it's first service thats why I was trying to start it to warm up the oil and get it draining and start on dissasembly to do the valve adjustments....
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2006, 05:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 757
Posted By Rumbles
05 Adv 640 hard to start

If My Adventure sits more that 2 or 3 weeks it's almost inpossible to get started. I've tried everything I can think of. More choke, less choke, no throttle, some throttle, wide open throttle. Anyone...
Forum: Thumpers 01-30-2006, 04:42 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,355
Posted By Rumbles
Hey has anyone tried the Wolfman Alfa Duffel...

Hey has anyone tried the Wolfman Alfa Duffel behind a mini Beta, could you slide the mini Beta up a bit and fit the Duffel on the rack do you think?
Forum: Thumpers 01-30-2006, 04:39 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,355
Posted By Rumbles
I was on the Wolfman site and didn't see a rain...

I was on the Wolfman site and didn't see a rain cover for the Beta Bags, how are they as far as being waterproof?
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