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Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 08:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 170
Posted By _cy_
you cannot use torque as a guage .. correct/even...

you cannot use torque as a guage .. correct/even spoke tension is what you are after. wheel builders use a tensionometer to measure correct tension with dial indicators to measure runout.

same...
Forum: 2 smokers Yesterday, 07:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 138
Posted By _cy_
at first blush that bike looks to be in excellent...

at first blush that bike looks to be in excellent condition. if it's the bike that recently won a best of show. that trailer if in good condition is worth $500 alone. $2100 is a bargain for both.
...
Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 05:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By _cy_
thanks for the lead .. would love to buy an...

thanks for the lead .. would love to buy an aluminum jib crane for scrap aluminum price!
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 06:32 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 452
Posted By _cy_
in ...

in ...
Forum: The Garage Yesterday, 04:50 AM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 252,706
Posted By _cy_
excellent feedback on the Optimate Lithium...

excellent feedback on the Optimate Lithium LiFePO4 charger!

Optimate Lithium chargers are head and shoulders above other so call LiFePO4 chargers. beware of LiFePO4 chargers like Battery Tender®...
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 12:21 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,674
Posted By _cy_
just found your thread .. just missed us in...

just found your thread .. just missed us in Tulsa, Oklahoma
you picked a HOT time to come through the heartlands
Forum: Airheads 08-31-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 293
Posted By _cy_
thanks for the reminder .. still need to order a...

thanks for the reminder .. still need to order a dyna booster ..
Forum: The Garage 08-31-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 252,706
Posted By _cy_
AGM and LiFePO4 are both generic terms .. sorry...

AGM and LiFePO4 are both generic terms .. sorry can't help until you decide which batteries you are comparing to.
this thread is about all types of batteries for motorcycles, chargers and just as...
Forum: The Garage 08-31-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 252,706
Posted By _cy_
more information is needed to answer .. which AGM...

more information is needed to answer .. which AGM and which LiFePO4? you also need to know the parasitic drain on your battery when everything is shut down.

no special charger is needed with 12v...
Forum: Airheads 08-31-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,591
Posted By _cy_
glad you got things worked out .. but I'd still...

glad you got things worked out .. but I'd still get my bike out of there fastest possible.
no way I'd let a disgruntled mechanic access to my bike.
Forum: Airheads 08-31-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,235
Posted By _cy_
there's mention of DR650 forks being same as DRZ...

there's mention of DR650 forks being same as DRZ ... if true that would greatly expand the number donor bikes.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-31-2014, 10:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,021
Posted By _cy_
yup .. if re-builders don't have cores to rebuild...

yup .. if re-builders don't have cores to rebuild from .. when it becomes too much hassle to rebuild one at a time. not profitable enough means they quit rebuilding said module and you get to pay...
Forum: Airheads 08-31-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,370
Posted By _cy_
found this .. ...

found this ..
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=305396&page=4
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Forum: GS Boxers 08-31-2014, 04:09 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,021
Posted By _cy_
hmmm .. where are you getting I'm recommending...

hmmm .. where are you getting I'm recommending keeping a non working ABS?
all I said was not to throw it away and that rebuilders are always looking for cores.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,021
Posted By _cy_
what ever you do please don't throw it away....

what ever you do please don't throw it away. specialist rebuilders like Modulemasters are usually scrounging for cores to rebuild from. no cores means no inventory to sell until a core comes in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 542
Posted By _cy_
great choice by the way ... without a doubt...

great choice by the way ... without a doubt R1100GS is a wonderful choice. helps that R1100GS has the lowest total cost of ownership of all oilhead GS.

at going $5k price for mint low mileage...
Forum: Airheads 08-30-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,514
Posted By _cy_
glad you survived without going to the hospital...

glad you survived without going to the hospital .. the bike can always be fixed and/or replaced.

didn't someone just announce a custom triple tree specifically for G/S or ST with DRZ front end?...
Forum: The Garage 08-30-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By _cy_
nice spanco crane, but I don't have the luxury of...

nice spanco crane, but I don't have the luxury of being able to leave crane assembled. it's got to be broken down in-between uses.

this would be sweet but it's not cheap .. even used are pricy
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 542
Posted By _cy_
you really need to pass on that one ... pricing...

you really need to pass on that one ... pricing based on recent national craigslist searches indicates a butt load of R1100GS for sale.

way too many R1100GS available with zero issues for dirt...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-29-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,666
Posted By _cy_
<article class="box _1of1 faq">welcome to Adv .....

<article class="box _1of1 faq">welcome to Adv .. please do stick around lots of good people here.

below instructions are a good start but doesn't cover what's really important when starting a...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-28-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 4,625
Views: 217,108
Posted By _cy_
speaking of newlyweds .. Throttlemeister...

speaking of newlyweds .. Throttlemeister (http://www.advrider.com/forums/member.php?u=69914) is not too far behind Tom
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 252,706
Posted By _cy_
assuming your meter is accurate, that's...

assuming your meter is accurate, that's completely normal .. all LiFePO4 reaches full charge at 14.6v .. then quickly drops to 13.3v range when current flows out like when starter is used. ...
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By _cy_
looking forward to pic's and info about kit...

looking forward to pic's and info about kit prices .. thanks
Forum: Airheads 08-27-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 27,061
Posted By _cy_
NGK naming convention goes backwards .. higher...

NGK naming convention goes backwards .. higher the number colder the plug.
P stands for projected tip .. 6 would be heat range

so if your plug is running too hot .. richen mixture and/or switch...
Forum: The Garage 08-26-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,159
Posted By _cy_
really .. been looking on craigslist for quite...

really .. been looking on craigslist for quite sometime .. have never seen one of these come up. if I could find a one ton free standing jib crane for a song .. would be all over it.
Forum: Airheads 08-26-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 238
Posted By _cy_
thanks .. on it .. paypal sent .. thanks for...

thanks .. on it ..

paypal sent .. thanks for the headsup!
been hunting for the factory airhead manuals for awhile ..
Forum: Old's Cool 08-26-2014, 05:03 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,206
Posted By _cy_
with 9 gallons of fuel without luggage ..about...

with 9 gallons of fuel without luggage ..about 415lb .. on road weight is not that critical. add more lb for wolfman luggage, spare parts, etc. etc. really get blown all over due to light weight....
Forum: Orange Crush 08-26-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,060
Posted By _cy_
which models LiFePO4 did you install? odds are...

which models LiFePO4 did you install? odds are they are both too small .. starts excellent when warm .. fails when cold weather arrives are the typical results.
Forum: Old's Cool 08-26-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,206
Posted By _cy_
if one's main factor in deciding which bike to...

if one's main factor in deciding which bike to purchase is collector value only. then it's probably too late as it's very difficult to predict which bike will be next to reach collector status, if...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 12,439
Posted By _cy_
wow .. what a score!

wow .. what a score!
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,593
Posted By _cy_
recently took my R90S out while waiting for...

recently took my R90S out while waiting for throttle parts to arrive on G/S.
R90S had been parked not wanting to put miles on ... what a joy to ride!

parts arrived and G/S is all put back...
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 09:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 521
Posted By _cy_
visit here for leaky Bing issues .. scroll to...

visit here for leaky Bing issues .. scroll to #892
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=169507&page=60
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,593
Posted By _cy_
sorry to hear about your R90S crank problems .....

sorry to hear about your R90S crank problems .. looking at pic's this problem took awhile before it finally separated.

thinking back .. what tell tale signs did you get that something was not...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,060
Posted By _cy_
dig a bit .. correct me if I'm wrong ... someone...

dig a bit .. correct me if I'm wrong ... someone posted wiring routing problems around triple tree with 990. would suddenly kill ignition ..

so did you reinstall your old AGM?
Forum: Old's Cool 08-25-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,206
Posted By _cy_
$10,750 with 30k miles .. clean but pretty...

$10,750 with 30k miles .. clean but pretty vanilla

http://i.ebayimg.com/00/s/MTIwMFgxNjAw/z/pXgAAOSw7NNT5UTZ/$_57.JPG
Forum: Orange Crush 08-25-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,060
Posted By _cy_
what happened to OP .. did ya get your problems...

what happened to OP .. did ya get your problems fixed?
Forum: Alaska 08-25-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 621
Posted By _cy_
when storing an AGM inside, much better to charge...

when storing an AGM inside, much better to charge once every few months. forget the tender as some of those can kill an AGM if left on charge long enough.
Forum: Airheads 08-25-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,370
Posted By _cy_
good luck finding someone to let go an original...

good luck finding someone to let go an original one .. never mind the astronomical $$$
hey it could happen ...
Forum: The Garage 08-25-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,815
Posted By _cy_
Inside The Bosch CP3 Injection Pump...

Inside The Bosch CP3 Injection Pump (http://www.dieselpowermag.com/tech/1204dp_inside_the_bosch_cp3_injection_pump/)
The Heart Of Common-Rail
Text By Mike McGlothlin, Photography by Motorsport...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-24-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,449
Posted By _cy_
from: Known Design/Quality Control issues with...

from: Known Design/Quality Control issues with the 950/990 (http://www.ktm950.info/how/ktm_950_issues.html)

Water pump shaft wear:
All years. A large number of 950 Adventure engines have...
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