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Forum: Thumpers Today, 10:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,523
Posted By kyns
Have you had coolant loss? I vote for bad head...

Have you had coolant loss? I vote for bad head gasket leaking coolant.



You are getting low compression numbers because the auto decompressor is not deactivating at low/estart rpm's. The auto...
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Yeah, i agree, most new cars are equally bad or...

Yeah, i agree, most new cars are equally bad or good, no matter what the brand. The French have got better. The French for sure are better than VW.
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
On scooters the plates don't wear, or at least...

On scooters the plates don't wear, or at least don't wear un evenly, if used in city/stop and go traffic. But use a scooter on long rides and same cruising speeds a lot and the plates wear un evenly....
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Yeah. For sure that can be annoying. Allso...

Yeah. For sure that can be annoying. Allso rattling seems to be problem under engine braking on some CVT boxes with metal belts.

With the paddles they, i quess try to get rid of the annoying...
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Ok. Good to hear you are having luck with a...

Ok. Good to hear you are having luck with a French car, be it with the gear box, or what ever.:D

It seems to me that CVT is being offered a lot again actually. I think the manufacturers like the...
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Nope, i like a lot of new stuff. But i allso hate...

Nope, i like a lot of new stuff. But i allso hate over engineered, overly complex, un needed junk.



What is wrong with manual??

If everybody buys the new DSG/CVT crap, manuals will...
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
http://images.thecarconnection.com/lrg/xtronic-cvt...

http://images.thecarconnection.com/lrg/xtronic-cvt-6th-generation--for-2013-nissan-altima_100371648_l.jpg

It is a Scooter/snow mobile style transmission. Variator. Having a box like that forced...
Forum: Beasts 12-17-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
How about them CVT's?:rofl New CVT boxes allso...

How about them CVT's?:rofl New CVT boxes allso now have paddles to change manually and to "hold" a "gear". It can't be good holding a fixed ratio on a CVT.:huh


None of the robot boxes work...
Forum: Thumpers 12-17-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
In case you have never ridden a WRR, i can tell...

In case you have never ridden a WRR, i can tell that it has very awesome 125 2t'ish power delivery. Only a bit wilder. Unlike some ancient goon Kawi, the Whirr has a strong, reliable clutch. Making...
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Yeah right.:rofl No, just flash and fast...

Yeah right.:rofl

No, just flash and fast lens was used to "freeze" that beauty of a bike.

Here the same pilot is telling the rear tire to turn it the fuck oon! Braap!:rilla

...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Nice race bikes guys.:thumb Now, to keep...

Nice race bikes guys.:thumb

Now, to keep this thread on topic. Some pics of the greatest DS thumper evah.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 03:48 PM
Replies: 1,435
Views: 276,908
Posted By kyns
The Husky 449 and 511 Enduro/MX models had a BMW...

The Husky 449 and 511 Enduro/MX models had a BMW G450X based engine. The Husky version has hydraulic clutch and 6 speed box, compared to the BMW version. And maybe some other differences.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,012
Posted By kyns
Prize. Reliability. Suspension. Does it...

Prize. Reliability. Suspension.

Does it even have to be better? If it matches the KTM, it is a great Blue alternative.
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,012
Posted By kyns
http://cdn01.yamahamotorsports.com/img.jpg?id=2593...

http://cdn01.yamahamotorsports.com/img.jpg?id=25939&class=med640

There is the 450F.:dunno

http://www.yamahamotorsports.com/sport/products/modelspecs/210/0/specs.aspx

Can be plated.
Forum: Thumpers 12-13-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 948
Posted By kyns
Yamaha WR250R. Modded ones can be as light...

Yamaha WR250R.

Modded ones can be as light as 120 kg dry and just above 30 crank hp. Low maintenance.
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 721
Views: 216,652
Posted By kyns
Aah, the Seljes road. Propably the best road in...

Aah, the Seljes road. Propably the best road in the world. I've ridden/driven that road prolly 10 000 times.:D
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 11:38 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
It would still not explane why someone would send...

It would still not explane why someone would send a mullet in a loooooong envelope to a cancer riddled, little bald kiddo.:huh
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Ahh, so the other plug on the head goes sparkly...

Ahh, so the other plug on the head goes sparkly at the beginning of the compression stroke, makes sense, why wait.

I don't get the awesome in the rad though, will this new Honda tripple have...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Yup, this, this happened!:y0!

Yup, this, this happened!:y0!
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 11:00 AM
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Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
No, but was surprised. Didn't think it had it in...

No, but was surprised. Didn't think it had it in her. Geared down, HEAVY wrist; Hjuuston we have a lift off.:deal
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Why does this 450 Husky thumper have 3 spark...

Why does this 450 Husky thumper have 3 spark plugs?:huh

There's 2 on the head and one at the radiator!! Please.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
My WRR really, yes REALLY did 3'rd gear wheelies....

My WRR really, yes REALLY did 3'rd gear wheelies. No clutch. Not off idle but at high rpm. I don't know why you guys find that so amuzing.
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
I've done downhill at a local ski resort on my...

I've done downhill at a local ski resort on my hardtail with 3 inch travel forks. No problemo.

You wear a helmet riding a bicycle??:lol3 Jeez.
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
Here's a KTM 690 that shuts down every 30...

Here's a KTM 690 that shuts down every 30 seconds... :

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1027240



:dunno
Forum: Beasts 12-12-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 4,226
Views: 804,078
Posted By kyns
28336 per day. 1181 per hour. 20 per...

28336 per day.

1181 per hour.

20 per minute.

0,3 per second.

Every 3 seconds one bike gets Honda wings.
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,012
Posted By kyns
TM is stll alive. Beta is Italian too. ...

TM is stll alive. Beta is Italian too.

http://www.tmracing.it/
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,012
Posted By kyns
The 630 was designed before/while BMW bought the...

The 630 was designed before/while BMW bought the brand, it takes couple years to design a bike. BMW had nothing to do with that bike. The 630 was still ok.
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
You still talking about the Freeride? Or...

You still talking about the Freeride? Or WRR?:augie
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 5,012
Posted By kyns
I think the Italians did well. The red headed...

I think the Italians did well. The red headed 250/310 and 450/510 engines were actually very good. At least mechanically.

BMW killed, raped and destroyed Husky. Husky had allready an updated...
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
That hair, open fast whoopy gravel road, sun...

That hair, open fast whoopy gravel road, sun shining, geared down WRR singing at full steam with the shock doing it's magic, no helmet, some Banjo music... = LIFE.:deal Right?

:super
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
:lol3 Dude, drop that ignore BS. My...

:lol3 Dude, drop that ignore BS.


My numbers are same, so how is that ignoring?
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Please, you can adjust the time the injector is...

Please, you can adjust the time the injector is open. You can even change injectors if extreme needs be.

TC and ABS sucks. But FI is POWER, and fuel efficient too as a bonus. You are joking,...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 04:45 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
I don't ignore Kawagumbys 315 WET weight. His is...

I don't ignore Kawagumbys 315 WET weight. His is set up like DS, D606, heavy tubes, heavy handguards and so on.

But you can set up one like dirt bike too, remove parts and weight, fairly simply...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 04:20 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
The KLX is good value. And it has been FI here...

The KLX is good value. And it has been FI here for 2 or 3 years now. Stock vs stock, the WRR has "lot" more power and is kinda high tec and modern compared to the KLX. WRR has longer suspension...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Because all we care, is the sound it makes, when...

Because all we care, is the sound it makes, when it chopps another 690... Just another day in the WRR ownership experience.:ricky


I don't have a Whirr anymore, so ain't gonna weigh you shit.
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
The tax problem pretty much only exists here in...

The tax problem pretty much only exists here in Scandinavia, rest of EU is cheaper. Norway is just nuts...:deal:lol3 We have it good here in Finland, compared to Norway.
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Those are close to our prizes here. You got...

Those are close to our prizes here. You got "vehicle tax" there too, or is your steep prizes due to transportation way down there?

You should have "stolen" one of those dirt cheap WRR's.:deal
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
KTM 500 EXC (non plated, tax free...; 10 050e)....

KTM 500 EXC (non plated, tax free...; 10 050e). Plated, with vehicle tax; 12 658e.

http://www.ktm.com/fi/enduro/500-exc-eu/highlights.html

KLX 250; 5995e
Honda CRF 250; 6290e
WRR; 8993e...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Yeah, it's due to our stupid "vehicle tax", some...

Yeah, it's due to our stupid "vehicle tax", some cases close to 50% of the end price. Cars, bikes...

R1 is listed 21 300e.
Ducati 1199 Superleggera is only 94 489e.:lol3
Panigale R is 46 721e...
Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 12,914
Views: 661,270
Posted By kyns
Nope, i was gonna buy a new 690 ER back in spring...

Nope, i was gonna buy a new 690 ER back in spring 2009. Then heard about this new magic bike from Yamaha, the WRR...:huh What's that? 250F? No an R??:eek1 Did some no bullshit, real factual research,...
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