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Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,769
Posted By k.
mine had starting trouble starter turned real...

mine had starting trouble
starter turned real slow
battery died

remapped it twice
no changes
fitted other battery, supposed stronger
no changes
told me to get a charging device to hook up to...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2014, 04:33 PM
Replies: 1,595
Views: 440,504
Posted By k.
I enjoy my 1190R every day, 5000km on it now ...

I enjoy my 1190R every day, 5000km on it now
lots of trouble in the beginning
now all is fine
except tacho-accuracy
...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,886
Posted By k.
my 1190R is 20% off not kidding when it...

my 1190R is 20% off
not kidding

when it says 115km you ride in the middle of trucks limited to 90km
Forum: Orange Crush 02-18-2014, 01:08 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
still starts and runs oilpressure light still...

still starts and runs
oilpressure light still on every time you start the bike cold
goes away after 5 minutes

KTM Belgium says no way the oil pump is gone
so it has to be the pressure switch
...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-10-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
love the 950 don't like the 990 1190 is great...

love the 950
don't like the 990
1190 is great ... if it runs
Forum: Orange Crush 02-09-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
not this one... he's my dealer since the...

not this one...

he's my dealer since the beginning so 10 years now
hell of a mecanic
and a hell of a rider, finsished a couple of Dakar races as private racer

he doesn't believe the result...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-09-2014, 03:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
got the bike back has been sitting at the...

got the bike back
has been sitting at the dealer's 4 weeks in total now

so got an new 'varta' battery altough the last one was okay
complete reset (again)
valves reset to exact values
new...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-01-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
dealer is working on the R again doesn't start ...

dealer is working on the R again
doesn't start
something to do with valves this time after 2014 electronics update
how the valves can be affected by that I don't know

:eek1

4th week without...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-30-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
1190 is back 1290 starter does the trick ...

1190 is back
1290 starter does the trick
electronics upgraded to 2014 specs
so the "if-you-slam-the-front-brake-mid-turn-you're-a-fool-but-won't-fall-on-your-face" ABS is active

don't have a...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-24-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
goes back to the dealer tomorrow getting a 1290...

goes back to the dealer tomorrow
getting a 1290 starter which turns a tad faster
should do the trick

:hmmmmm
Forum: Orange Crush 01-21-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
slow starter motor so instead of just pushing...

slow starter motor
so instead of just pushing the button as on any fuel injected bike I just push the starter button and give it a handfull of throttle

does it every time

but will change the...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2014, 01:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
Or so l thought...:huh This morning 6...

Or so l thought...:huh

This morning 6 o'clock
Push the bike out in the rain
Close the garage door
Attach helmet and put gloves on
Push starter button
Starter turns, warning light injection...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-18-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
rode it home and had a ball bike is finally...

rode it home and had a ball
bike is finally okay
:freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 01-16-2014, 10:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
dealer's plug-in computer showed low oil pressure...

dealer's plug-in computer showed low oil pressure at idle
bike's computer showed oil pressure ok at idle
dealer's plug-in computer showed oil pressure okay at higher revs
bike's computer showed...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-15-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
you'll never believe this but it's not the oil...

you'll never believe this but it's not the oil filter thing
that's the problem
the oilfilter-magic is a known thing
but in your case, the oil, when cold is too thick and clogs the oil filter
so...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-15-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
it's a dealer only reset :huh too bad ...

it's a dealer only reset :huh
too bad

anyway, rode it home from the dealer KTM style, enjoying the bike where I could and when I was 10 km away from home, a red warning light....:eek1
and in the...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-08-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
computer readout said "all systems go" but...

computer readout said "all systems go"
but didn't start
so het did a complete reset of the electronics
the "service" sign disappeared from the info screen en the damn thing just started as it...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-07-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,025
Posted By k.
but then the rev counter would not be stuck at...

but then the rev counter would not be stuck at 2000...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-07-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,025
Posted By k.
I often want to take a shotgun to put my...

I often want to take a shotgun to put my Adventures out of their misery but every time I ride I get of with that grin on my face...

did you try to 'gently' hammer it back to life?
tap anything...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 03:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
your point being you have an I-phone?

your point being you have an I-phone?
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
I'll know more tomorrow, dealer is closed on...

I'll know more tomorrow, dealer is closed on monday:shog
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
Warrant in Bousval when I bought my first...

Warrant in Bousval
when I bought my first (owned 3) 950 back in 2004 KTM belgium sent me to him and asked me to keep going there because I kinda ask a lot from the bike and he's a real good mechanic...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
dave, welke dealer? ga mailke sturne naar...

dave, welke dealer?
ga mailke sturne naar Michel en Steve KTM Belgi
:deal
Forum: Orange Crush 01-03-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
and off it goes... ...

and off it goes...

http://i43.tinypic.com/2ccnzw0.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 01-01-2014, 03:05 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
battery at 13.8 have tried starting for 2...

battery at 13.8
have tried starting for 2 minutes on end
3 second starting, stop, 3 seconds starting, stop, ... times 50
Forum: Orange Crush 12-31-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
probably something of the kind won't even try...

probably something of the kind
won't even try to fix it or to get it started myself
call the assistance and have it delivered at the dealer's
warranty... :deal
Forum: Orange Crush 12-31-2013, 03:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,246
Posted By k.
new year gift from my 1190R

2800 something Km
day before yesterday a nice tour with friends

https://scontent-b-ams.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ash3/994414_10202657834117810_492711413_n.jpg

used it to go to work the same evening...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-17-2013, 03:30 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,570,228
Posted By k.
the airbox is something I'll research what...

the airbox is something I'll research

what worries me is the slow starter engine
13.8v and when you push the button it falls below 10
engine turns over dead slow and till now eventually started...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-27-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 538
Posted By k.
I weigh about 125 and had a crazy run on gravel...

I weigh about 125 and had a crazy run on gravel roads with my woman and luggage on the 950S4

coming home the damper leaked oil and lost his damping... fast

taken apart and rebuild by a guy who...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-26-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,663
Posted By k.
great stuff a donne envie d'aller order la...

great stuff

a donne envie d'aller order la 1190R dans le bac sable ou d'y achever la 950S:norton
Forum: Orange Crush 11-16-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
shop around... any dealer wanting to sell me a...

shop around...
any dealer wanting to sell me a bike and charges those fees won't sell a bike to me

if you know the benefit margin on a bike, and the extra % if they sell a certains number of...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-14-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
yes they are officially and on paper that is......

yes they are
officially and on paper that is...
but no dealer can sell one of those without remapping unofficially:deal
Forum: Orange Crush 11-14-2013, 09:23 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
attends, ce truc est 2500 moins cher en France...

attends, ce truc est 2500 moins cher en France qu'en Belgique?:huh
Forum: Orange Crush 11-14-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
my heart still balances between the 1190 and the...

my heart still balances between the 1190 and the old 950...
will keep you posted

if I change, it will be my first non950 in 10 years:norton
Forum: Orange Crush 11-14-2013, 06:15 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
15.000 in good old belgium so 14.000ish at any...

15.000 in good old belgium so 14.000ish at any dealer needing to shift some stock:deal
Forum: Orange Crush 11-13-2013, 10:20 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
the daytona's have 2 settings start (very warm)...

the daytona's have 2 settings
start (very warm) and normal (warm)
had them on my other 950
good stuff
but what do you eave out since no need for the controls of the daytona grips if you connect...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-11-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 251,976
Posted By k.
hi, been reading this topic completely a...

hi, been reading this topic completely
a treasure of information

considering buying one since I need a new bike for tax reasons

bought first KTM in 2004
950S 2003 with grey faring (50.000km)...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-09-2008, 04:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,463
Posted By k.
Pete, the book says "use full synth" I know ...

Pete,
the book says "use full synth"
I know

but the engineers in austria say " use half synth or it'll slip"
all the dealers here in europe got those new guidelines from 2005 on:deal
guess...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-09-2008, 05:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,302
Posted By k.
I love winter warm kit heated grips and...

I love winter
warm kit
heated grips
and ride:rofl

http://i19.tinypic.com/6qaeb2s.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 01-09-2008, 01:05 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,463
Posted By k.
never ever use full synthetic oil on KTM's ...

never ever use full synthetic oil on KTM's
clutches don't like that
half synt is ok
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