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Forum: Ride reports 06-09-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 409
Views: 141,035
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Easily one of the best ride reports ever. ...

Easily one of the best ride reports ever. :clap:clap:clap
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-07-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,023
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Gareth, I bought this cool map a few...

Gareth,

I bought this cool map a few years ago that has been pretty helpful in my adventures. A regular forest map is always good but I have this waterproof map of "The Kern River Sierra" ...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-07-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,023
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Gareth, you're a pretty good bike racer eh? Hey I...

Gareth, you're a pretty good bike racer eh? Hey I bought a 990 last year and have done a fair amount of exploring around Bako. If you're looking for single-track, you may have purchased the wrong...
Forum: Hacks 12-07-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 2,874
Views: 489,113
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Drove my 2013 Ural Gear Up today and it started,...

Drove my 2013 Ural Gear Up today and it started, ran fine, nothing happened, and I went home..........and then I rode it again later because it was so damn fun. It's truly amazing that this thread is...
Forum: Hacks 12-03-2013, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,192
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
The last time I talked to the dealer, he said the...

The last time I talked to the dealer, he said the bike would be here Wednesday the 4th but that it would be a bit before he could get to putting it together. For me the wait has somehow added...
Forum: Hacks 11-26-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,192
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Thanks for the info guys. I thought this...

Thanks for the info guys. I thought this purchase might be a little different. Not just because it's a Ural but the dealer/shop seemed like a one man operation and pretty old school. I'm O.K. with...
Forum: Hacks 11-23-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,192
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Gray goat, That all makes sense to me. I...

Gray goat,

That all makes sense to me. I think I just wanted someone to confirm what I was thinking. This is a pretty small dealer and it seems like it would be a gamble for him to order a bike...
Forum: Hacks 11-23-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,192
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Ordered a Gear Up

I was initially reluctant to ask any sort of Ural question here on Advrider as it inevitably starts a shit storm but here it goes. Background first--I got turned on to Urals probably a year and a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-13-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,571
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
The oil change and inspection stuff seems easy...

The oil change and inspection stuff seems easy enough. I ordered all the parts, bought some oil, and went and picked my bike up from the dealer today. Looking through the service list for 4500 mile,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-12-2013, 07:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,571
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
990 Adventure service

I know part of my question has been answered somewhere on here before but my question is two-fold so bear with me. First- what is a reasonable cost for the 4500 mile service on a 2012 990 Adventure?...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-21-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Same same. Loaded 990. I'll take my sweet ass...

Same same. Loaded 990. I'll take my sweet ass time and if I get scared I'll just has back to Trona. Thanks for the info.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-21-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
The rock garden you mention between Trona and...

The rock garden you mention between Trona and Wingate.....Is it super technical or could a solo, semi-noob on a big bike make it across? I'll be coming up from Jawbone through Trona and was hoping...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-15-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,989
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Hell Yeah!!! Turnitonagain. You're gonna love...

Hell Yeah!!! Turnitonagain. You're gonna love it. I've had mine for a month and I can't ride it enough. F*#KING blast to ride.

Tom C. I got mine for $12999 here in California. Tax, title,...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-06-2013, 11:46 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Yep, 178 is a hoot. I commuted the canyon for...

Yep, 178 is a hoot. I commuted the canyon for years. Ice is rare but possible under the right conditions. I'd take 178 over 58 though Tehachapi any day...unless you're driving and pulling a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-02-2013, 11:07 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
I was joking about that last bit. Looking...

I was joking about that last bit. Looking forward to meeting all of you. Gonna order up some meatier tires today.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-01-2013, 09:41 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Alright, pretty sure I'm overthinking it. I just...

Alright, pretty sure I'm overthinking it. I just don't want to get in over my head or trash my new bike (I will some day but I gotta work up to it). I got the weekend cleared with the old lady so I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-01-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Not my first bike. I'm pretty sure I would be...

Not my first bike. I'm pretty sure I would be dead already if it was. I've been playing in the dirt quite a bit already but mostly fire roads and easier trails. I can change a tire and I got me...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-31-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Brand spankin new (800 miles) KTM 990 Adventure...

Brand spankin new (800 miles) KTM 990 Adventure with stock tires. Will the Pirellis cut it? Got Black Dog skid plate and side stand relocator on the way. Probably gonna get som Zega Pros too if I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-31-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Fair enough. I'm in.

Fair enough. I'm in.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-31-2012, 10:12 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
That was my thinking. Get some exposure. My...

That was my thinking. Get some exposure. My wife was worried that I might get gang-raped by a bunch of bikers and left for dead out in the desert. I told her it wasn't that kind of event. ...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-31-2012, 10:02 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,181
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Thanks all. RozzyCat, the link you posted is...

Thanks all. RozzyCat, the link you posted is awesome. I've been reading thru some of that stuff. Very helpful. There of course are people out there that make it sound like you're working on this...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-31-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 524
Views: 43,594
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Hey, I just got my bike like a month ago, my...

Hey, I just got my bike like a month ago, my skills are so-so, I'm new to advrider and I don't know a single one of you. Is there any reason I shouldn't come?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-29-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,181
Posted By 2wheeljunkie
Noob Intro

So I don't normally get into these forum things but I've been lurking for a few months, decided there's some great info here and went out and bought a 2012 990 Adventure a few weeks ago. Like many,...
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