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Forum: Thumpers 12-10-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 7,871
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Posted By Tubsta
Have you got a link to where I can get one of...

Have you got a link to where I can get one of these?
Forum: Thumpers 12-09-2014, 05:43 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
I'll get the plates looked at next service. ...

I'll get the plates looked at next service.

There is enough slack in the clutch cable, though I think the return spring is just far too light (you can force it back a little bit more on the case)....
Forum: Thumpers 12-07-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Question Does anyone know of a tougher or HD clutch...

Does anyone know of a tougher or HD clutch replacement for the Sertao Rotax? Let's just say either under load or riding the beast on its limits spins up the clutch which really it shouldn't do when...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Just wondering what other Sertao owners use for...

Just wondering what other Sertao owners use for fixing flats on the side of the road. On my last Tenere I had a centre stand to make it easy to get either the front or rear off to fix. I don't want...
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
New 'noise' has been installed. 5 Months and...

New 'noise' has been installed. 5 Months and 8000km and still enjoying it:

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/wmyZywLzhfYZyz536X3f6Lq-XUdogbVMFwIeiOZZWfg=w384-h679-no


...
Forum: Australia 03-25-2014, 08:56 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,090
Posted By Tubsta
I'm heading to Canada shortly, saw the thread,...

I'm heading to Canada shortly, saw the thread, thought I better do something about it.

For Victorians, here is the relevant RACV page...
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Not quite, ready to install my new go fast part...

Not quite, ready to install my new go fast part :-)

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-eCHr91N0fjE/UyoAkQWt8EI/AAAAAAAAFAw/CZcuNRTG7qU/w1249-h706-no/IMAG0176.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2014, 04:05 AM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Question Any tips on any special way or fast way to get...

Any tips on any special way or fast way to get the factory muffler off without destroying it so I can put my new one on?

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
This can be caused with how the bike is started...

This can be caused with how the bike is started and (sometimes the decompression lever sensor). I had this issue only once. Once I knew how to correctly start the bike, I haven't had any issues.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
That is probably not an oil leak but excess chain...

That is probably not an oil leak but excess chain lube when the chain comes up to operating temperature.
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2014, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Question Can someone clarify the manual please. The...

Can someone clarify the manual please. The capacity of the fuel tank is stated 14L usable with a 4L reserve. Does that mean the reserve light comes on at 10L or that tank is 18L?

Got my worst...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Chalk and cheese really. The XTZ, even being the...

Chalk and cheese really. The XTZ, even being the new one, feels like it is from the stone age, but easy to work on. Power is down significantly compared to the Sertao. Bang for buck in Australia,...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Awesome, thanks Wayne. I can get ordering now :-)

Awesome, thanks Wayne. I can get ordering now :-)
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Happens when someone does a u-turn in front of...

Happens when someone does a u-turn in front of you and your travelling at 60km/h. Lucky I was high enough to go over the bonnet, the ute I hit was a write-off. I walked away luckily.
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
Hey Guys, I am looking at an after market...

Hey Guys,

I am looking at an after market pipe for the Sertao and was wondering if there is anything that needs to be adjusted on the ECU for the better flow/less restriction that comes with an...
Forum: Thumpers 01-08-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 7,871
Views: 1,048,171
Posted By Tubsta
I had this happen to me once. Thought it was an...

I had this happen to me once. Thought it was an issue but is related to the initialisation phase when turning on the bike. Wait for the computer to finish its sweeps and extinguish the lights on...
Forum: Australia 12-17-2013, 01:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,657
Posted By Tubsta
Congratulation on new new ride and welcome to the...

Congratulation on new new ride and welcome to the family.

As a previous road biker myself, ADV riding is where it is really at. I wouldn't go back.

Enjoy the ride!
Forum: OZ Vendors 11-28-2013, 06:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 10,492
Posted By Tubsta
... Maybe clarify on your website that ear moulds...

... Maybe clarify on your website that ear moulds are by appointment only to avoid disappointment and not - come on down and made while you wait.

It appears my feedback has been taken on board. ...
Forum: Australia 11-27-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 826
Posted By Tubsta
I have an LS2. The large is pretty close to an...

I have an LS2. The large is pretty close to an Arai large, just a very small fraction small but better fit I reckon.

Helmet is basically the same as the RJays Dakar.
Forum: Australia 11-12-2013, 05:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 570
Posted By Tubsta
Riding boot covers

Hi all,

Getting stuck out on really sh1tty weather yesterday, my feet got wet and boots full of water. Now I have a 1 piece 'Michelin' suit that keeps the rest of me dry but with my boots exposed...
Forum: Australia 11-11-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 14,675
Posted By Tubsta
access it via the Google Books app. It will...

access it via the Google Books app. It will behave like anything else in that app or Kindle app (like a ereader). You won't need to access it via web if you don't want to.
Forum: Australia 11-11-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 14,675
Posted By Tubsta
If you load the Google Apps on your device,...

If you load the Google Apps on your device, specifically Google Books, you can upload the PDF that you have into your Google Play Books Library and then you can download it onto your device. That is...
Forum: Australia 11-06-2013, 09:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,789
Posted By Tubsta
Thumb Well, I think the pannier bags are sorted based...

Well, I think the pannier bags are sorted based on the huge thumbs up here. Seems Andy's bags are best of the best. Now the frames... I'd go Andy's frames but the design would foul an after market...
Forum: Australia 11-06-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,789
Posted By Tubsta
Nice bags at http://www.steelpony.com.au/ ...

Nice bags at http://www.steelpony.com.au/

Not good though when you want to support local:


Thanks for the tips guys. Keeping all options open at this point in time. All pricing is around the...
Forum: Australia 11-06-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,789
Posted By Tubsta
Question Soft Pannier Options

Now I have my new bike, it is time to get the luggage sorted out. This time I am going soft so my options are:

Racks:
Andy Strapz Racks
Barrett Racks
Wolfman Side Racks

Bags:
Andy Strapz...
Forum: Australia 11-03-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,402
Posted By Tubsta
So to sum up - just get out and ride, no matter...

So to sum up - just get out and ride, no matter what you have and enjoy the experience.

Those pics make me want to kit out and just go for a ride for a little fun. Enjoy your ride and don't think...
Forum: Australia 11-03-2013, 01:12 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By Tubsta
Hi guys, Well, it is coming to an end of my...

Hi guys,

Well, it is coming to an end of my holidays and I am happy to report that I have rejoined the ADV family.

After doing numerous tire kicks and experiencing the difference in customer...
Forum: Australia 10-15-2013, 07:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,304
Posted By Tubsta
There is no known issue with obtaining fuel in...

There is no known issue with obtaining fuel in Gippsland VIC. Places that were out last week are fully stocked now.
Forum: Australia 10-14-2013, 10:55 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,388
Posted By Tubsta
In 2000 points accumulated in Victoria...

In 2000 points accumulated in Victoria transferred to NSW if offence occurred in Victoria (you still had to pay the fine). The other stuff that you might have to do if you were a native, wasn't...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2013, 09:25 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By Tubsta
The Z comes with larger tank, screen, better...

The Z comes with larger tank, screen, better lighting, different seating/position and what I could see beefier rear sub frame for bigger loads. A lot more farkle available for the Z as it is "the...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By Tubsta
From my recent browsing, R was pretty pricy and...

From my recent browsing, R was pretty pricy and would expect a few more kW for the price that they are asking considering what the Z comes with.

The only problem with the Z is it is no longer with...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By Tubsta
Lots of tips there guys, thanks. I could go...

Lots of tips there guys, thanks.

I could go to a 19 front if there was sufficient availability of rubber available for different purposes. I just went the sizes I did as per the Tenere, I can rip...
Forum: Australia 10-13-2013, 12:45 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,454
Posted By Tubsta
Bike suggestions for $10k

Hey guys,

Well it is time to get an ADventure bike again but my budget isn't as unlimited as last time, ala Tenere. I had hoped to get a Terra, but they are no more (and not confident at getting...
Forum: Australia 03-19-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 710
Posted By Tubsta
Which Husky dealer was this? I'm very close to...

Which Husky dealer was this? I'm very close to needing a Terra me thinks...
Forum: Australia 02-16-2011, 01:22 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,681
Posted By Tubsta
I live in Warragul now, but lived in the inner...

I live in Warragul now, but lived in the inner North west (Maribyrnong) for a while. My office is still in the city and is a great place to work.

A ride in the bush for me is 5 min from home now....
Forum: Australia 02-15-2011, 03:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,560
Posted By Tubsta
If only the cr@pper had web access, I would be...

If only the cr@pper had web access, I would be set.
Forum: Australia 02-15-2011, 02:13 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,874
Posted By Tubsta
Hey Leith, I use a double ended dry bag from...

Hey Leith,

I use a double ended dry bag from andysrapz http://www.andystrapz.com/products-details.php?productId=39&productCategoryId=35&Level=1 fits tent, sleeping bag and bed roll in no problems....
Forum: Australia 02-15-2011, 02:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,000
Posted By Tubsta
I bit the bullet and put a set of pivot pegs on...

I bit the bullet and put a set of pivot pegs on my Ten. Yeah no where near as cheap as Ebay specials, but strong as and comfy.
Forum: Australia 02-15-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,560
Posted By Tubsta
Gee, I wish I was somewhere near retirement. ...

Gee, I wish I was somewhere near retirement. That would be nice, I'd have time to ride a bike (that I don't have atm).

If there was an Australian ADV magazine, I would subscribe to that and ditch...
Forum: Australia 02-10-2011, 04:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,530
Posted By Tubsta
Congrats to the Regie clan. Very lucky indeed. ...

Congrats to the Regie clan. Very lucky indeed.

No Ten for me anymore. So I have to miss out. Fing cagers.
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