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Forum: Battle scooters 03-08-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
Yes I picked up the bike yesterday. Quite happy...

Yes I picked up the bike yesterday. Quite happy with it but the seat needs some work. I laughed when I pulled into the local Pemex and filled it up and it only cost me 34 pesos. Not sure how much...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
Based on his comments, you will never convince me...

Based on his comments, you will never convince me of that. I'm not partial to being called a liar when I'm telling the truth.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well fellas in Gore-tx's own words "All I heard...

Well fellas in Gore-tx's own words "All I heard was "blah, blah, blah, I'm full of shit".

It's very apparent he only hears what he wants to hear.

Some people do and others just talk about...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
I quoted and replied to another's enthusiasm for...

I quoted and replied to another's enthusiasm for the model. No need to start a new thread when there was already one in existence on the topic. Just creates more clutter and the moderators appreciate...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well unlike yourself, I usually only post when I...

Well unlike yourself, I usually only post when I feel I have something of interest or value to share with other members on the forum. I don't post a lot and when I do it is sporadic. I prefer to...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
Kind of irrelevant as it will never be leaving...

Kind of irrelevant as it will never be leaving Mexico unless it heads south. But if you really need to know I can let you know once I take possession of it. That should be within the next 5 days or...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
Santa arrived at my house early this year. ...

Santa arrived at my house early this year. :1drink I'm a Canadian snowbird living in Mexico for the winter and I just bought the new/old 2013 Honda SuperCub 110 with FI. Really excited as I've...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
In the USA you cannot get one but as a US citizen...

In the USA you cannot get one but as a US citizen you CAN buy one here in Mexico. You just can't bring it back to the USA with you when you return. If an address is needed then supply the dealer with...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
Gor-tx, I'm not a Mexican resident. I'm only here...

Gor-tx, I'm not a Mexican resident. I'm only here on a valid tourist visa and passport. I'm a Canadian citizen. You Do NOT need to be a Mexican resident to buy a vehicle here in Mexico.
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
Yes tubeless would be a little more appealing as...

Yes tubeless would be a little more appealing as far as the strength of the tire but the wheels don'd stand up as well as the spoked wheels because of the cobblestone streets everywhere, so I'm told....
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 01:10 PM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
All you need is a valid passport with valid...

All you need is a valid passport with valid tourist card. I don't think owning a home here is necessary but I believe you need to have an address with which to register the bike to.

The SuperCub...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 459
Views: 62,476
Posted By KLR650Teach
I ordered this very model today. Same colour...

I ordered this very model today. Same colour everything.

Honda actually has a nice sale on now for the left over 2013 models for only 22,000 pesos here in Mexico. I'm a Canadian living in Mexico...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-27-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,704
Posted By KLR650Teach
Honda actually has a nice sale on now for the...

Honda actually has a nice sale on now for the left over 2013 models for only 22,000 pesos here in Mexico. I'm a Canadian living in Mexico for the winter. I've wanted a SuperCub for years. Now I'm...
Forum: Canada 02-25-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 725
Views: 96,374
Posted By KLR650Teach
Mexico to Canada?

This thread has been about importing a vehicle from the USA into Canada. I'm currently in Mexico returning home to Canada in April. I see that all Honda motorcycles are on the allowable list from the...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-29-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Yeah, you and a whole province full of other...

Yeah, you and a whole province full of other people including myself too! The release I spoke of in the earlier post was the now "Super Cub" being released in Mexico. I don't think we will ever see...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-27-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Fi

Well for maintaining yes - less work. However, I would not hesitate to take one of those carbs off to clean it and get it running again on the side of the road. FI is not quite so simple with many...
Forum: Latin America 06-26-2013, 12:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,774
Posted By KLR650Teach
Tvip

Kiko, as the first time down for the whole winter starting this November can I purchase one of the new Honda C-110's under a trourist vise, plate it with Mex plates, and leave it at the house we own...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-26-2013, 09:44 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Honda Cubs

I see now that Honda has re released the Cub in a 110cc Super Cub version. This looks very promising to me.

Many have suggested the Cargo, but my wife is an itty bitty thing and the Cub would be...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-18-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Nah, if I was staying in Canada I would consider...

Nah, if I was staying in Canada I would consider only the 90 and 110 model CT's. They are great for the trails especially with the dual range tranny's.

For Mexico it would have to be a minimum...
Forum: Latin America 02-17-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,774
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well the FM2's and FM3's are no longer being...

Well the FM2's and FM3's are no longer being issued. They are coming up with a new residents visa. I'm sure the rules for vehicles will also be ammended. What is this TVIP mentioned earlier?

Teach
Forum: Battle scooters 02-17-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Where am I going? LOL

Three years ago the wife and I bought a house at Lake Chapala Jalisco MX. If you are not familiar with it.....it is about 40-45 minutes straight south of Guadalajara. Lake Chapala is Mexico's...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-17-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
I'm curious, before Honda changed the Cargo from...

I'm curious, before Honda changed the Cargo from a 125cc to a 150cc was the 125cc engine of the Cargo the same as the 125cc engine in the Tool?
Forum: Battle scooters 02-15-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
fullmetalscooter, I have seen hundreds of Honda...

fullmetalscooter, I have seen hundreds of Honda Cargo's in Mexico in the 125cc confinguration. When did they go to the 150cc engine? I get the impression it is just recently? And is it as durable as...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-11-2013, 01:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Would you then recommend the CG125 over the...

Would you then recommend the CG125 over the GLCargo 150?
Forum: Battle scooters 02-11-2013, 01:07 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
I totally get where you are coming from. Only one...

I totally get where you are coming from. Only one problem, the C90 is not available in Canada. There are the odd CT90 trails but for what they want for them I can buy them at half the price in Mexico...
Forum: Latin America 02-11-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,774
Posted By KLR650Teach
What is "DF"? And where is it located? We...

What is "DF"? And where is it located?

We will be settling at Lake Chapala, Jalisco. MX
Forum: Battle scooters 02-11-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
The more I look at the wave the more (as you say)...

The more I look at the wave the more (as you say) it looks like a modern Cub. I wonder if it still uses the same engine? I like the step through design better as it has a lower center of gravity and...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-11-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
I've been going to Mexico twice a year for the...

I've been going to Mexico twice a year for the last 8 years now and from the first day there I saw the Cargo that everyone was using as a pizza delivery bike and thought to myself hmmmm this looks...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-11-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well in my mind being decades old is often a plus...

Well in my mind being decades old is often a plus so I don't mind that. They were pretty much entirely mechanical and therefore easy to understand and repair with no sensors, sending units, control...
Forum: Latin America 02-10-2013, 08:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,774
Posted By KLR650Teach
The problem remains, as I obtain a permanent...

The problem remains, as I obtain a permanent residents visa I am only allowed to bring one vehicle into Mexico per person. So between my wife and I that amounts to two!. How to choose? Unless I think...
Forum: Latin America 02-10-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,774
Posted By KLR650Teach
Honda C90, C110, CT90, CT110. I'm moving to Mexico. What's available in these Scoots?

Are any of these models available used in Mexico? Were they once available new? Are parts obtainable reasonably?

Failing these, what is the most bomb proof most fuel efficient...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-10-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,843
Posted By KLR650Teach
Question Honda C90, C110, CT90, CT110. I'm moving to Mexico. What's available in these Scoots?

Hey all, looks like the wife and I are moving permanently to Mexico. :clap

Under the resident visa we are only allowed to bring in one vehicle each. We have a car, a pickup truck and three...
Forum: Thumpers 05-26-2008, 05:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,296
Posted By KLR650Teach
Tire Sizes Question for KTM 640 Adventure.

Standard sizes from the manual are 140-80-18 rear and 90-90-21 front.

Kenda tires are given in different sizes. the rear is supposed to be a 500/510-18 and the front equates to the 275/300-21. My...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2008, 07:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,228
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well, Texas would definately provide a great ride...

Well, Texas would definately provide a great ride home. I am located in Penticton BC, Canada. Only 50 miles or so north of the Washington/BC border. I am taking the KLR up to Alaska in about 8 weeks....
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2008, 05:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,228
Posted By KLR650Teach
Too funny, that burst my belly that did. Thanks...

Too funny, that burst my belly that did. Thanks for the much needed laugh!!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2008, 05:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,228
Posted By KLR650Teach
How about some of the bad of the GS's

Hi Fellas,

I'm currently riding a KLR650 but on the weekend test drove an R1200GS and simply did not want to get off it and that was with my wife on the back too! LOL........I am in love with the...
Forum: Equipment 12-28-2007, 10:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 457
Posted By KLR650Teach
Rain Gear

Hey everyone,

I'm looking at doing a trip up to Prudhoe Bay next summer. It's bound to rain somewhere along the route and rain gear is a must I feel.

I have an older Dryrider 1 piece that seems...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2007, 09:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By KLR650Teach
Well that gives me something to go on at least....

Well that gives me something to go on at least. Thanks fellas. I was a little concerned thinkin something was outta adjustment but I got similar replies over at dualsportbc as well and it seems it is...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2007, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,061
Posted By KLR650Teach
KLR650 Stalling after startup and short warm up.

Hi all,

I have an 06 KLR650. When I start her up in the morning and let her fast idle for roughly 2 minutes from a cold start, I then take the choke off and rev her gently a few times......pull...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2007, 05:49 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,350
Posted By KLR650Teach
Ahhhhh yes.............real numbers! They count...

Ahhhhh yes.............real numbers! They count for a lot don't they!
Funny ya know, even though I have been looking for street tires those Kenda 270's have had more kudo's said about them than...
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