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Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2012, 05:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,066
Posted By gwl
2006 DRZ 400 s Petcock leaking

My fuel petcock has a leak coming from the white piece of plastic, behind the fuel knob. It only leaks when the engen is running and it appears there is a small hole in the bottom of the plastic...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 9,157
Posted By gwl
great job

Thanks for the PM on this I think it is the route I was thinking of. I am in to see how you finish it up. You did a great job on the ride. I also would like to see the finial repair bill for the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2012, 09:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By gwl
drz

it is a drz. I took plastic off and put the bike on a stand got it as level as i could. I put level in rear of bike and it is off by about an inch.. The muffler side is lower,. I may look at the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By gwl
Bent subframe?

My rear tire has started to rub on my muffler. I took some falls on my last long ride and I think I bent the sub frame or my gear hanging on the back bent it.

That is the only thing I can...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 09:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 807
Posted By gwl
dr

When i was looking for my drz I sat on the DR and it did feel good. I have thought of that. I have heard of people going from the lower 48 to Alaska on DR's. The trip I am looking at is less than...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 807
Posted By gwl
New to me bike

I have a drz and love the thing. I have had a dr200, gs650, and klr650. My wife has told me I should to go to Minn. next summer for family stuff. She is Ok with me riding from our house in Oregon. ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 08:30 PM
Replies: 43,596
Views: 8,282,533
Posted By gwl
looking for a post

Anyone remember the name of the ride report where a guy rode his wr from oregon to idaho into wyoming and back. it was something like great basin route. I would like t look at it again but can not...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 2,353
Views: 247,028
Posted By gwl
gps link help

I downladed the gps files from the web site and can not figure out how to get them to open in garmin basecamp. I can anyone direct me to a site so that I can figure out how to get the files to open...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 970
Posted By gwl
how much weight can a dr 650 drop

How much weight can you drop off a dr650. Is it possible to go under 310lbs?
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,676
Posted By gwl
great post

It is amazing how modern docs want to work on the problem and not the cause of the problem, glad you found a doc that would look for the cause and work on that.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-09-2012, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8,491
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
Views: 2,128,679
Posted By gwl
top clamps needed

"I need a pair of stock top 7/8 handlebar clamps for a DRZ. Pretty sure and Suzuki 7/8 top clamp will work....anyone have two of these lying around they don't need?"
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Forum: Ride reports 12-22-2011, 05:39 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 348,960
Posted By gwl
I would never let my child do this

I would never let my child drive across the country with out me. Just kidding but the thought of him having fun while I am at home is too much for me. I think it is great and I think you should be...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By gwl
sorry been out of town

I have the S model with the stock carb. The original owner said he rejetted for local elevation 3500 feet. I have stock gearing and am about 165 lbs and I dont think I really run the bike that...
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2011, 09:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,083
Posted By gwl
DRZ crap mpg

My DRZ gets about 45 mpg or less regardless of dirt or street usage. The mufffler is stock. The carb has been jetted and 3X3 mod has been done. I am planning on doing the TAT next summer and would...
Forum: Racing 05-08-2011, 09:26 PM
Replies: 893
Views: 145,669
Posted By gwl
good job

good job guys
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1,472
Views: 232,563
Posted By gwl
Drz 400

I have been looking at your seats and am very interested. How much wider is your low seat compared to a stock seat? If you do not have a stock seat just how wide at the widest point is your low...
Forum: Equipment 04-05-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 22,827
Posted By gwl
anyone put one on a drz

How much wider at the widest spot is this in comparision to the stock drz seat. I am looking at the low seat. Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 353
Posted By gwl
Rox antivbration risers

I have a DRZ and hate the buzz I get above 60mph and would like to do something about it. I have Alum. bars and use gel palm gloves. I plan on putting gel pro grips. I saw the ROX antivration...
Forum: Thumpers 04-03-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 326
Posted By gwl
grips

I am going to put heated grips on my DRZ and will need to put new hand grips. The DRZ buzzes at higher speeds and I would like to make that a little better. What grips do you suggest?
Forum: Thumpers 03-31-2011, 08:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,834
Posted By gwl
rox riser

Did you use the anti vibration rox riser on your second bike or the regular one? Nice work by the way.
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2011, 08:51 AM
Replies: 23,662
Views: 3,959,540
Posted By gwl
gearing

I have the stock gearing and am thinking of going down one in front for better of road use. I do a lot of long trips where I have to run several hours home on pavement. Because of this I was...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2011, 07:18 PM
Replies: 43,596
Views: 8,282,533
Posted By gwl
Am I crasy

I have a DRZ and a BMW F650gs. I also have a 1 year old son and I feel the need to go with one bike. I love the DRZ most of the time. I do not like it on hour plus rides on the pavement going 65 +...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 840
Posted By gwl
great bike

I had one and loved that little thing. It was a lot of fun and just amazing how the thing could get around, have fun
Forum: Ride reports 03-22-2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 14,514
Posted By gwl
Gps

I am thinking about getting a new GPS which one did you get and what did you think of it? Did you have any problems? Great report I am thinking of doing the same ride next summer, funny to see this...
Forum: Ride reports 08-03-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 44,017
Posted By gwl
great job

thanks for the rr it is great. I am playing with the idea of another trip to ak, thanks for feeding the addiction. jod job and lets see more
Forum: Ride reports 07-28-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 39,831
Posted By gwl
in for the ride

I am taking a friend on the north from hwy 20 ride in sept.. it will be great to hear how you ride turns out. Thank you so much for your time on the rr. I need to do the same. Greg
Forum: Ride reports 07-27-2010, 10:46 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 39,831
Posted By gwl
nice ride

It looks like you had a set of dirt bagz and then put on the giant loop. Why? I have dirt bagz and like that I can separate my stuff. It would seem that with the giant loop all the stuff would get...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-20-2010, 01:12 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 772
Posted By gwl
2610

Thinking about getting a used 2610 for off road use. I need to load tracks on it to do the oregon backcountry discovery route. It looks like this unit will do it. I have a garmin 5 right now but...
Forum: Ride reports 05-20-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 16,341
Posted By gwl
sorry

I wish P could say something but they do not make words for your loss. Life will never be as it was and in time you will find your new normal. But the road to your new normal will be long and hard.
Forum: Racing 05-04-2010, 09:18 PM
Replies: 642
Views: 56,711
Posted By gwl
good job

Good jod guys. OC I put the carb cleaner in and ran the bike for about 30 miles and it seems to have cleaned up the carb and it runs fine. I did have an interesting ride towards the end.

I...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2010, 09:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By gwl
did the quick fix

I dumped some card cleaner in and ran it for about 30 miles and it now will idel. Dont know if it is fixed for good or just for now.
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2010, 01:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 502
Posted By gwl
drz help

I have let the bike sit too long. I can get it to run but it dies when I let it idel. If I run the gas out of it and put new gas in will that fix it or do I need to pull the card out and clean it. ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 538
Posted By gwl
DRZ fuses

I am making a tool kit for my DRZ S and I am not sure what fuses to buy, is there more than the one by the battery a 20 A thanks
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2010, 10:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 10,221
Posted By gwl
KTM 640 adv vs BMW 650 GS

Which would you choose for a dual sport bike and why?
Forum: Thumpers 01-24-2010, 05:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,793
Posted By gwl
what about the te 610

when I started this I thought that many would claim the te 610 as their one bike.
Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2010, 09:22 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,793
Posted By gwl
good point

wedo37 wrote:
I don't get it.
If money were no object I WOULD have more than one bike:rofl

good point!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Forum: Thumpers 01-23-2010, 08:13 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,793
Posted By gwl
If you could only have one bike

If you could only have one bike and cost was not a problem which would it be and why?

I have a DRZ and a F650GS. I think I would keep the DRZ. It dose nothing all that great but it dose so much...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2010, 03:42 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,185
Posted By gwl
tool kit and a fender bag

I am getting sick of packing my tools and stuff and am thinking about getting a tool kit bag for the area above the headlight and a tube kit of my front fender.

I am worried that they will make...
Forum: Equipment 01-06-2010, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,520
Posted By gwl
Skull Candy

I am going to get some new buds and think I am going to go with the skull candy. I think the smokin line is the one I will go with but what do other think. What I like about them is they have an...
Forum: Thumpers 10-15-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 10,021
Posted By gwl
what about the te610

I do not have the numbers in front of me but if my old mind works right it goes like this. The te is in between the wr and the drz on weight. The Te has twice the hp and twice the torque as the WR...
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