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Forum: Parallel Universe 01-16-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 628
Posted By jengel451
I think you have it pretty much figured out...

I think you have it pretty much figured out unfortunately.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-15-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By jengel451
Like a stack of dimes.....

Like a stack of dimes.....
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 08:41 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,474
Posted By jengel451
Ahhh. Maybe you should fill out that profile.

Ahhh. Maybe you should fill out that profile.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 07:42 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,474
Posted By jengel451
I think Merlin is in Canada, they have really...

I think Merlin is in Canada, they have really small gallons up there so you can cram more in :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-13-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,637
Posted By jengel451
I would never crack on the KLR, they are a...

I would never crack on the KLR, they are a workhorse, but I honestly think you might have been happier with one.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2015, 10:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,637
Posted By jengel451
KLR with an aero Anti-wobble milk crate on the...

KLR with an aero Anti-wobble milk crate on the back.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,149
Posted By jengel451
Throw this in your search engine: throttle...

Throw this in your search engine:

throttle lock f800gs site:advrider.com

and you'll come out with something like this:
...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-12-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,637
Posted By jengel451
That tree is very doable with your current setup....

That tree is very doable with your current setup. Some practice and can pop right over it.

Per the above comments. You bought the wrong bike me thinks.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-11-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,474
Posted By jengel451
Well, the Comp Ratio doesn't change, but the...

Well, the Comp Ratio doesn't change, but the pressures do in fact drop due to decreased atmospheric density which means your compressing a less dense AF charge...but let's not split hairs. ;)
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-10-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,277
Posted By jengel451
Yeah...

Yeah...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-09-2015, 10:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
Ahhhhh. The rest of the story!

Ahhhhh. The rest of the story!
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-09-2015, 08:53 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
Just re-read this..."Rusted"???? there you go, if...

Just re-read this..."Rusted"???? there you go, if there was enough grease, they should never rust. Don't be stingy with the stuff if you do it yourself.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-09-2015, 08:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 609
Posted By jengel451
Velcro neoprene slider thingy's are a waste, they...

Velcro neoprene slider thingy's are a waste, they actually do more damage than good as they hold the dust and dirt against the slider and act like sandpaper.

The accordion style are OK for big...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-08-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
I have some of both, I may try it.

I have some of both, I may try it.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-08-2015, 09:24 AM
Replies: 349
Views: 156,619
Posted By jengel451
I've run the TKC and K3 back to back. Hands...

I've run the TKC and K3 back to back.

Hands down, the K3 is a better tire on the tarmac, both are a bit buzzy, but that's the price to pay when you have a tire that's a compromise.

The K3 is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-07-2015, 08:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
FYI, just pulled stem bearings from two KTM's,...

FYI, just pulled stem bearings from two KTM's, one was good (I greased it when I got it) the other one was hammered, minimal grease from the factory.

I honestly believe every bike out there is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 627
Posted By jengel451
No change, forks forks forks forks forks

No change, forks forks forks forks forks
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 627
Posted By jengel451
Do a search, you'll find about a thousand reasons...

Do a search, you'll find about a thousand reasons on which to do, and why.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 12:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By jengel451
I've seen shock shafts leak way more often than...

I've seen shock shafts leak way more often than I've seen hyd preloads leak.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,912
Posted By jengel451
Catalytic getting full/hot? Inside of pipe or...

Catalytic getting full/hot? Inside of pipe or plugs looking like it's running rich?

I must be bored. Time to go get the KTM and tear it down to prep for this summer.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,912
Posted By jengel451
wobbly top case? :D

wobbly top case? :D
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-06-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,912
Posted By jengel451
or.....god forbid they are adding Ethanol to your...

or.....god forbid they are adding Ethanol to your fuel.....that'll kill some mileage for sure.

Also, make sure your tires aren't low. I once road 20 miles on my bicycle and was really mad how out...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-05-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 429
Posted By jengel451
http://giantloopmoto.com/products/siskiyou-pannier...

http://giantloopmoto.com/products/siskiyou-panniers/
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-05-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
That stuff is fancy, comes in one of them thar...

That stuff is fancy, comes in one of them thar reusable bottles. I like mine wrapped in cardboard.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-05-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,912
Posted By jengel451
That's actually good to know! I assumed it was...

That's actually good to know! I assumed it was a separate function so didn't put a lot of faith in it.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-05-2015, 04:21 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
you sure? ;) C'mon, you need better bait then...

you sure? ;) C'mon, you need better bait then that!!! :evil
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-05-2015, 01:50 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 1,912
Posted By jengel451
Are you just going by the light? Or are you...

Are you just going by the light? Or are you truly getting worse mileage? Could be tank sending unit.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By jengel451
You can't go wrong with any of the ones...

You can't go wrong with any of the ones mentioned**, they have them, just maybe not in their online parts list. I have the Wilburs unit, it's actually pretty good, only got it cooking hot...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 07:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By jengel451
Many other options out there. 13 and up bikes...

Many other options out there. 13 and up bikes have a bit different mounting options if you go with remote reservoir.


It's all up to you, and what you're looking for, how you're going to ride it...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-04-2015, 09:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
Winter threads....hook, line, sinker. I'm...

Winter threads....hook, line, sinker.

I'm going with coconut oil, that stuff does everything.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
Oh. Sorry. A parallel type. Being that we're...

Oh. Sorry. A parallel type. Being that we're in that bit I this forum.

And my manual isn't saying anything lately. We're on a break.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 956
Posted By jengel451
winter oil change

I just drained my oil and am ready to fill it up, but can't decide which one to use.

Can someone tell me which one? and why?

I have:
15-50 Spectro Blend.
5-40 Spectro Synth
10-50 Motul...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2015, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By jengel451
I bet the BMW ones go for 5 bucks each compared...

I bet the BMW ones go for 5 bucks each compared to a buck for two in Home Depot.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2015, 04:42 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
For those of you with bad bearings, has anyone...

For those of you with bad bearings, has anyone looked at the inner race to see if it's pounded out as well?
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-03-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 554
Posted By jengel451
run down to your local Ace Hardware and pick up...

run down to your local Ace Hardware and pick up some normal Hex bolts to put in there. You can also find some "End Caps" that will fit as a cover as well.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-02-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,796
Posted By jengel451
WAAAAAY back in this thread, you stated you were...

WAAAAAY back in this thread, you stated you were frightened at 75...then you were ok at 110..., now you can do 90 and it seems iffy.

I'm starting to think it's not the bike.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-01-2015, 09:19 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
^^^You may have something there.

^^^You may have something there.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-31-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,758
Posted By jengel451
They come as a matched set of components. The...

They come as a matched set of components. The outer/inner and thickness is all that matters. All the bits and pieces that make it up are up to each manufacturers interpretation.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-31-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,720
Posted By jengel451
You don't need to do single track. These bikes...

You don't need to do single track. These bikes really love fire roads if set up right. If you do it right, you can do many rides via dirt roads only, or minimal tarmac.

You'll see scenery that 99%...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-31-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,720
Posted By jengel451
You said back road distance, 90/10..... That's...

You said back road distance, 90/10..... That's dirt around here!!!!!

You all are missing what these things shine at!!!
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