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Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2011, 03:48 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 20,187
Posted By Fizz
I had a 2004 Dakar that I put an Ohlins rear on...

I had a 2004 Dakar that I put an Ohlins rear on and progressive front springs plus lots of other dirt related 'farkles' BUT this thing just got heavier and heavier and imo just dangerous in the...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 7,279
Posted By Fizz
I was very surprised to see a guy with 'L' plates...

I was very surprised to see a guy with 'L' plates on his bike in your video - give that guy a medal for me - he deserves it!
You blokes on BIG bikes - absolute legends.

I did the Merricumbene...
Forum: Thumpers 11-29-2010, 10:52 AM
Replies: 5,980
Views: 879,064
Posted By Fizz
I also got: - a larger rear sprocket -...

I also got:
- a larger rear sprocket
- longer chain
- spare clutch perch bracket
- steering lock keys (maybe masterkeyed for the PB mansion)
- husaberg CD with sales video


Fizz
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-02-2010, 03:58 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 953
Posted By Fizz
That river crossing has taunted me for months - I...

That river crossing has taunted me for months - I had to walk it on a prior trip (water depth at knee) on the Husky 'cos of its low air intake - on that trip we were told a DRZ had drowned in it, and...
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2010, 04:23 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I had a stumble on my 2006 TE610 and the iridium...

I had a stumble on my 2006 TE610 and the iridium plug totally fixed it. Go the plug.
Forum: Thumpers 09-29-2010, 02:02 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I have a 2006 TE610 - I cant see the Deuz fastner...

I have a 2006 TE610 - I cant see the Deuz fastner for the seat removal in their pic? It is coverred?

Regards
Fizz
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-19-2010, 11:57 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 662
Posted By Fizz
Cotter ST ride

We departed early for a half-day in the mud at our single track training ground. Two weeks earlier and 4 days of rain prior, we saw an adult 'slipNslide' playground. Today we were lucky, we had drier...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2010, 02:43 AM
Replies: 461
Views: 68,715
Posted By Fizz
I've just orderred one of these and it comes late...

I've just orderred one of these and it comes late next week. How long did it take to install - easy/difficult, is it well made etc. Do I need to wrap the pipe too. Any comments appreciated.
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-18-2010, 05:01 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Get a cable tie or velcro cable tie and firm up...

Get a cable tie or velcro cable tie and firm up the brake lever tight and leave overnight, each night for a couple of days when bike is not in use. The bubbles will go to the top and problem may...
Forum: Vendors 08-04-2010, 06:29 AM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 348,608
Posted By Fizz
pm sent for order.

pm sent for order.
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2010, 03:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 669
Posted By Fizz
Interesting, I have a 2006 TE610 and just bought...

Interesting, I have a 2006 TE610 and just bought a 2010 Berg FE390 for more technical trails; I will keep the TE610. The service intervals on the Berg will kill you - 1 hr, 3 hrs, 5 hrs, then every...
Forum: Thumpers 07-15-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,408
Posted By Fizz
So the Berg FE390 Horsepower is an elusive secret...

So the Berg FE390 Horsepower is an elusive secret for some reason - someone has got to know. :ear

Fizz
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,408
Posted By Fizz
Hi CodeMonkee, its me fizz from husaberg.org - Im...

Hi CodeMonkee, its me fizz from husaberg.org - Im the guy with the new FE390 - thanks to you. I wasnt getting a reply on that forum so posted here. Wow - 52 HP from the FE390 - f'ing amazing - I was...
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2010, 03:26 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 17,408
Posted By Fizz
I have been asking around what the HP for a 2010...

I have been asking around what the HP for a 2010 FE390 is but getting no answers. Any ideas?

Regards
Fizz
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2010, 04:06 AM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
Not neccessarily. I had a '04 650GS Dakar with 2...

Not neccessarily. I had a '04 650GS Dakar with 2 cans. Went to a single Staintune exhaust and waaay better.

Regards
Fizz
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2010, 02:34 PM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
I was just responding to what I have read that...

I was just responding to what I have read that 630 owners are NOT YET <NOT yet>noticing the HP increase over the 610. Probably due to the restrictive heavy twin cans, bike takes time to break-in etc....
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
I have posted the solution to this on the TE610...

I have posted the solution to this on the TE610 thread. You simply get small metal hose clamps and tighten them around each plastic nut enclosure with a screwdriver - do it now before the nuts...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2010, 02:16 AM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
Before you start cutting the airbox, take the...

Before you start cutting the airbox, take the plastic cover off, put some electrical tape across the foam air filter so it doesnt fall out, then go for a ride around the block to see if it makes a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2010, 03:17 PM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
That is EXACTLY what I am saying. Probably a BIG...

That is EXACTLY what I am saying. Probably a BIG reason the 630 is an underperformer. The 610 and the 630 airbox design looks identical, except thet the 610 design has rectangular slots cut out of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-06-2010, 05:22 AM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
Interesting that on the 630 they remove the air...

Interesting that on the 630 they remove the air holes on the main plastic cover, and thats the obnly mod. On my 610, I guess I wil just duct tape the air holes for deeper water crossings, and leave...
Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2010, 11:54 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Indicators misbehaving

I turned my bike on after I washed it.

When I put indicators on, left or right, only the front one comes on (either left or right) but stays on, and the back ones dont come on at all? I dont know...
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2010, 02:54 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,097
Posted By Fizz
Use TEFLON spray - it is great!

Use TEFLON spray - it is great!
Forum: Thumpers 06-23-2010, 02:52 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 740
Posted By Fizz
Maintenence Intervals FE390?

I am looking at buying a Husaberg FE390. What are the service intervals like for the valves for a casual trail rider\single track rider - are they easy to check? Is the bike easy to live with?

...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2010, 01:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,731
Posted By Fizz
My 12 y.o. son has a TTR110e and loves it.

My 12 y.o. son has a TTR110e and loves it.
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2010, 01:41 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I have just had rim locks installed with heavy...

I have just had rim locks installed with heavy dty tubes today. The tire guy said I could go down at most to 15 psi front and 18 psi rear.

Fizz
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2010, 03:23 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Tire pressures road

My 2006 Te610 manual says 17 psi front and 21.5 psi rear for driver only. This seems way too low - what psi do you run?
Forum: Thumpers 06-08-2010, 03:32 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I have just bought front\rear rim locks for the...

I have just bought front\rear rim locks for the '06 TE610. Should get them in the mail tomorrow. I also ordered heavy duty tubes.

Question for you all:

with D606 tires and rimlocks and heavy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2010, 04:19 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I run a 14\45 sprocket combo on my 2006 TE610...

I run a 14\45 sprocket combo on my 2006 TE610 (stock is 15\45). I want better torque for steeper hills and single track so am considering a 13\45 sprocket combination, and swap out the 13 and 14...
Forum: Thumpers 06-07-2010, 05:18 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Rim Locks

On front\rear wheels, opposite the valve stem, there are little rubber 'thingies' where real metal rim locks should be. Is this just a plugged up hole for when you want to put rim locks in, or is it...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2010, 03:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,043
Posted By Fizz
I have a F650 Dakar, had a XR400R, and also have...

I have a F650 Dakar, had a XR400R, and also have a TE610.

'04 Dakar = couch with handlebars 80%road 20% dirt
'04 XR400R = nimble gazelle 80%dirt 20% road
'06 TE610 = king of the wild 80%dirt...
Forum: Ride reports 05-22-2010, 01:53 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,690
Posted By Fizz
Seriously, one morning I ran out of breakfast...

Seriously, one morning I ran out of breakfast marmalade for toast and then rode into Adaminiby cafe via Namadgi to pick up some more.
Forum: Australia 05-16-2010, 04:16 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,705
Posted By Fizz
If you are looking for somewhere to ride, here is...

If you are looking for somewhere to ride, here is a trip report I did with a friend last weekend in the Brindabellas - road names are listed. Fully loaded it was 'interesting' on some parts of Webbs...
Forum: Ride reports 05-09-2010, 03:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,690
Posted By Fizz
The Amazing Adventures of Nasty and Fizz: McIntyres Hut

The Amazing Adventures of Nasty and Fizz: McIntyres Hut :rofl


We bailed from work a day early and escaped the rat race on a jail break.
We packed for days repeatedly prior, to find the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-08-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Sub-frame still in one piece - it can be done

http://i31.photobucket.com/albums/c400/mrfizz64/TE610/TE610Luggage.jpg

Subframe is unmodified.

I just did an overnight adventure ride to Mcintyres Hut in the Brindabellas. My dirt dude buddy...
Forum: Thumpers 04-23-2010, 03:07 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I posted this solution on this forum prior....

I posted this solution on this forum prior. Despite the contact area being small, it definitely works. I used adhesive velcro dots; easy to reposition the beam - add more dots on the fender.
Forum: Thumpers 04-09-2010, 04:22 AM
Replies: 4,343
Views: 734,558
Posted By Fizz
Looks like the TE 630 doesnt even have Fork...

Looks like the TE 630 doesnt even have Fork Compression Damping adjustment like my 2006 TE610...
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
How about that metal putty epoxy? Sets as strong...

How about that metal putty epoxy? Sets as strong as metal, can be drilled etc.
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2010, 02:20 AM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
A fellow Husky666 on cafehusky.com is marketting...

A fellow Husky666 on cafehusky.com is marketting as a hobby a similar item getting great reviews: mine arrived yesterday and am about to fit them; cost $US80 shipped to Australia in 6 days.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2010, 08:35 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
Steering Damper Query for those that have them

For those that have a steering damper - when you ride on the street (hey its a dual sport), is the lowest\softest damper setting such that there is zero resistance so you dont notice its there?
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2010, 03:13 PM
Replies: 26,641
Views: 3,770,418
Posted By Fizz
I had this 'standard' husky configuration for my...

I had this 'standard' husky configuration for my Halogen X2 also - one beam at a time and both on if I press the 'flash' button, as per the stock light operation. But I thought - whats the point, I...
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