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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-24-2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,069
Posted By MATTMAN
Cool Canoe......oh and like the bike too

Cool Canoe......oh and like the bike too
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-16-2008, 03:12 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 7,814
Posted By MATTMAN
Put in Amsoil at the next oil change, you will...

Put in Amsoil at the next oil change, you will get a 50 microhorsepower increase in the 10,000 rpm range.

I don't think I have ever heard of a mod that is worth the time and/or money.
Forum: Road warriors 04-17-2008, 11:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,024
Posted By MATTMAN
Ninja 650 fork

A guy at work crashed his Ninja 650r. In the process he bent one of the fork tubes.

Does anybody happen to know what other bikes share this same tube?

This bike hasn't been on the market...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-04-2008, 11:08 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,590
Posted By MATTMAN
This chart will copy directly to Excel for...

This chart will copy directly to Excel for sorting (or anything else you wish to do with it).
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-24-2008, 01:30 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,136
Posted By MATTMAN
Slightly off topic....but do the 07s have two...

Slightly off topic....but do the 07s have two coils per spark plug?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-23-2008, 12:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,136
Posted By MATTMAN
Oh, And I have riden in big rain (red and...

Oh,

And I have riden in big rain (red and yellow on the weather map) for hours without issue.......other than mild hypothermia.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-23-2008, 12:49 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,136
Posted By MATTMAN
Somewhere in my feeble brain I recall an issue...

Somewhere in my feeble brain I recall an issue with the sidestand switch that sounds similar to yours. Kind of a partially bad (corroded contact?) switch.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-14-2007, 01:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,504
Posted By MATTMAN
Check for water in the front plug recess. There...

Check for water in the front plug recess. There is a drain hole for this area that likes to get clogged, allowing to fill with water.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-09-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,175
Posted By MATTMAN
The 650 comes with a low seat, but it can...

The 650 comes with a low seat, but it can probably be lowered some more.

Lowering links are available to drop the suspension.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-21-2007, 08:06 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,662
Posted By MATTMAN
D Don't forget the coil either. Not sure,...

D

Don't forget the coil either. Not sure, but I don't think it would be out of the question to disconnect a lead while scrubbing the frame.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-20-2007, 11:49 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 951
Posted By MATTMAN
http://www.stromtrooper.com/forums/showthread.php?...

http://www.stromtrooper.com/forums/showthread.php?t=15975

thread on Stromtrooper with instructions for installing a switch.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-20-2007, 11:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,327
Posted By MATTMAN
well...there are three different brake calipers,...

well...there are three different brake calipers, so that makes sense.

Guess you could get a Buel if you only wanted two.....
Forum: Equipment 09-14-2007, 12:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,480
Posted By MATTMAN
It does look a bit short...and it would be nice...

It does look a bit short...and it would be nice if it could carry two bikes.

Neat concept though.
Forum: Equipment 09-14-2007, 12:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,803
Posted By MATTMAN
If you are looking for removable I think that...

If you are looking for removable I think that leaves you with the SW motec racks. I have them on my Wee and they work great.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-22-2007, 12:26 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,031
Posted By MATTMAN
I have a pair of cheap pegs on my Pat Walsh bars....

I have a pair of cheap pegs on my Pat Walsh bars. Very nice for the long hauls.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-19-2007, 12:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,385
Posted By MATTMAN
Is he still trying to sell the bike over on...

Is he still trying to sell the bike over on Stromtrooper?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-03-2007, 03:47 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,711
Posted By MATTMAN
I bought some of these...

I bought some of these (http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/STUD-MOUNT-FOOT-PEGS-for-MOTORCYCLE-or-MINI-BIKE_W0QQitemZ190066629753QQihZ009QQcategoryZ35588QQssPageNameZWDVWQQrdZ1QQcmdZViewItem) .

They...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 12-14-2006, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 915
Posted By MATTMAN
Is Winchester Motorsports still a Duc dealer? ...

Is Winchester Motorsports still a Duc dealer?

If so I bet they are pissed.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-04-2006, 04:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 694
Posted By MATTMAN
I run amsoil motorcycle oil in my Wee. No...

I run amsoil motorcycle oil in my Wee. No problems.
Forum: Vendors 11-16-2006, 04:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 927
Posted By MATTMAN
Can Rx lens be bought for these?

Can Rx lens be bought for these?
Forum: Face plant 11-16-2006, 04:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,929
Posted By MATTMAN
I think these thing have fancy braking system it...

I think these thing have fancy braking system it probably failed causing the wheels to lock up on their own.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 11-16-2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 67,545
Posted By MATTMAN
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-21-2006, 04:46 AM
Replies: 603
Views: 67,545
Posted By MATTMAN
So do the male GPSs get in arguments with the...

So do the male GPSs get in arguments with the female GPSs......

fem: I told you turn back there
male: shut up I know were I'm going
fem: you never listen to me
male: you wanna get out and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-16-2006, 05:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,055
Posted By MATTMAN
You might want to syc the throttle bodies before...

You might want to syc the throttle bodies before too long. The maint schedule doesn't call for it for a few more miles, but most reports are that it helps. Did with mine.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-10-2006, 05:19 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,736
Posted By MATTMAN
Does anybody know if DL1000 forks will bolt on...

Does anybody know if DL1000 forks will bolt on with no other mods?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-09-2006, 02:28 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,572
Posted By MATTMAN
What I've noticed is that people who actually...

What I've noticed is that people who actually ride know that the bike is some sort of dual sport/adventure tourer.

Those that don't ride really don't what to think.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-06-2006, 05:58 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 67,545
Posted By MATTMAN
So is the Zumo is going to be cool or what? ...

So is the Zumo is going to be cool or what?

Enough about legal crap we can't change. I've come into some cash and want, no need, a GPS.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-04-2006, 04:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,165
Posted By MATTMAN
I control mine trough a Heat_troller. I used a...

I control mine trough a Heat_troller. I used a relay to power this and the factory heated grip lead to control the relay.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-27-2006, 03:14 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,964
Posted By MATTMAN
My K5 had bad plug caps when new. The bike would...

My K5 had bad plug caps when new. The bike would cut out under load.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-16-2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,048
Posted By MATTMAN
No trouble at 55-65. I run 75-80 on the slab...

No trouble at 55-65. I run 75-80 on the slab with no problem.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-15-2006, 05:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,031
Posted By MATTMAN
Mine didn't have a 12mm.

Mine didn't have a 12mm.
Forum: Face plant 09-12-2006, 04:28 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,575
Posted By MATTMAN
My left pinky toe looked like that for about...

My left pinky toe looked like that for about year. I kept stubbing that one toe every few months; stupid bad luck. A very painfull year.
Forum: Face plant 09-12-2006, 04:22 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 6,160
Posted By MATTMAN
A weekend course and 10k will get you legally on...

A weekend course and 10k will get you legally on the road with flip flops a T shirt and a near 200 mph bike. Something just seems wrong about that.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-12-2006, 03:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,221
Posted By MATTMAN
$832.99 now. ...

$832.99 now.

http://www.cycoactive.com/gps/zumo550.htm


Cycoative has them for $799 though.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-08-2006, 02:40 PM
Replies: 259
Views: 11,678
Posted By MATTMAN
No. The people like me who think the "collective...

No. The people like me who think the "collective BS" is BS would never go there and keep posting here anyway.

Then the collective people could hang out by themselves like a bunch of star trek...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-03-2006, 04:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,278
Posted By MATTMAN
How do you set proper elegant torque with a pipe...

How do you set proper elegant torque with a pipe wrench?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-03-2006, 04:01 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,675
Posted By MATTMAN
Looks like they are trying to use up old parts.

Looks like they are trying to use up old parts.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-26-2006, 03:58 AM
Replies: 243
Views: 37,261
Posted By MATTMAN
I don't like this one as much as the old one. ...

I don't like this one as much as the old one.

I bet they sell more of them than the old one though.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-22-2006, 03:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 638
Posted By MATTMAN
Once they run out of all the old parts you might...

Once they run out of all the old parts you might get the new stuff.

I think the dual spark head was for smog control.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-20-2006, 06:33 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,926
Posted By MATTMAN
Anybody but me think that Brits and Europeans...

Anybody but me think that Brits and Europeans come on this site only to show us bikes we can't get?:patch

Cool bike.
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