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Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-25-2015, 05:16 AM
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Views: 932
Posted By XsilverGS
Using centre stand was easy as can put hand under...

Using centre stand was easy as can put hand under bodywork on sub-frame. The bit I didn't like was taking the bike off the centre stand, for me I was always worried that the bike may fall away from...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-23-2015, 05:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 932
Posted By XsilverGS
If you're ever in the UK I have a pair

If you're ever in the UK I have a pair
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-20-2015, 03:02 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 37,436
Posted By XsilverGS
Today I swapped the pillion grab handles on my...

Today I swapped the pillion grab handles on my 2013 1190 to 2015 items. The 2015 are slightly lower so don't interfere with pillion legs.

I also swapped the exhaust can heat shield for the 2015...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-17-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 27,940
Posted By XsilverGS
http://www.ebay.de/itm/MM8-Hinterradabdeckung-KTM-...

http://www.ebay.de/itm/MM8-Hinterradabdeckung-KTM-1190-Adventure-Neu-/400885908999?pt=DE_Motorradteile&hash=item5d56a98607#

Hum, looks as though somebody has been to it with a hacksaw, the carbon...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-16-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 27,940
Posted By XsilverGS
Please tell me about this, who makes it?

Please tell me about this, who makes it?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 03-15-2015, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
I have a 1190 roadie with manual suspension...

I have a 1190 roadie with manual suspension (simplified R), I took the rear shock to

K-Tech Suspension Ltd
Units 1 & 2 Marquis Court
Rawdon Business Park
Moira
Derbyshire
DE12 6EJ
...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-23-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
@ Adventure boy. Have you some close up...

@ Adventure boy.

Have you some close up photo's of your x-creen fitting as I'm quite interested.

Is it the Sport or Touring model?

Many thanks
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-18-2015, 01:15 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
If you live in the UK and want a Uni I have one,...

If you live in the UK and want a Uni I have one, still in the box, un-used and cheap (half what I paid plus p&p), went down the Rotweiler route.

PM me if interested
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-11-2015, 02:52 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
Regards fuel quality. A fellow rider (CW...

Regards fuel quality.

A fellow rider (CW customer) worked at Fawley a few years back and said that all fuel was the same in as much as, regular unleaded was regular unleaded and all tankers got...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-10-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
@gunshot72, Also in the UK, What fuel...

@gunshot72,

Also in the UK,

What fuel do you use, regular unleaded or super unleaded?

Do you use supermarket fuel or branded eg Esso Shell etc?

Just wondering as there is always rumour...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-22-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
KTM basically told me that if I take my bike to...

KTM basically told me that if I take my bike to France, a country 75 miles away, I would need the Hard Parts pre filters that go on the front of the ram air tubes.

And they are right! 2,000...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-20-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,118
Posted By XsilverGS
http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee517/wilmar13...

http://i1231.photobucket.com/albums/ee517/wilmar130/1190AdvR/C8F08FFF-E3E8-4BE6-8F6B-D6E9948D3FBE_zpsnjulkx5w.jpg

In this image you can see the two mechanical stops for the centre stand close to...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-14-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
Standard! Rottweiler is nearly fitted, a...

Standard!

Rottweiler is nearly fitted, a bit cold in my workshop today. Typical British weather, cold and wet.

Have a Uni still in its box but decided to go the Rottweiler route to get away...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-14-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
Had my 1190 serviced which included a leak-down...

Had my 1190 serviced which included a leak-down test in August and then took it to France for our 2 week holiday, during the holiday we covered about 2,000 miles, all tarmac roads.

Before fitting...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-11-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
Here's a few photo's of my Heat Deflector Plate: ...

Here's a few photo's of my Heat Deflector Plate:
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-l0eQmk0O4p0/VInbIsNcHxI/AAAAAAAAHD4/tuvlHpWkobs/w640-h480-no/IMG_0060r.jpg
...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-09-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
That's what I'm doing at the moment! Will post...

That's what I'm doing at the moment! Will post photo's when complete.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-08-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1,553
Views: 180,482
Posted By XsilverGS
Just started to fit the Rottweiler filter to my...

Just started to fit the Rottweiler filter to my early 2013 UK Roadie and looked at fitting the previously mention 'debris plate'. I have given thought to the fitting of the pllate as I have concerns...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-01-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,564
Posted By XsilverGS
I'm happy to do it myself but if it's this...

I'm happy to do it myself but if it's this difficult I'll leave it out as I wouldn't like to leave it to the workshop at service time, it sound to easy for damage things, and charge a fortune to put...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 12-01-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,564
Posted By XsilverGS
Can the valve clearances be checked and adjusted...

Can the valve clearances be checked and adjusted with the aluminium guard in place?

My concerns are when the bike goes for service will the workshop have to remove it and if they do and don't...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-24-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
I have an 1190 roadie 2013 which hasn't been off...

I have an 1190 roadie 2013 which hasn't been off road but gets ridden two-up with luggage in an enthusiastic manner. The bike is probably quite rare as it has manual suspension, a sort of budget...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-09-2014, 12:03 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 27,940
Posted By XsilverGS
As I mentioned in an earlier post a hugger would...

As I mentioned in an earlier post a hugger would be nice for us roadies. We could then remove the mudguard extender.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-27-2014, 03:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,087
Posted By XsilverGS
barbadv, Goef at Hilltop told me that others from...

barbadv, Goef at Hilltop told me that others from around the world had sent ECU's to him for remapping.

He did explain that his software is "Self Learning" so any future changes you make to the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-25-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,087
Posted By XsilverGS
barbadv Try Geof at Hilltop motorcycles...

barbadv

Try Geof at Hilltop motorcycles http://hilltopmotorcycles.co.uk/ he can do most ECU's I believe.
(http://hilltopmotorcycles.co.uk/)
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-24-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,087
Posted By XsilverGS
Why do you think the EU bikes run richer? My...

Why do you think the EU bikes run richer?

My UK bike runs lean, especially noticeable at low rpm, it always feels on the cusp of running when in town.

It will be a remap as soon as the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-24-2014, 12:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,486
Posted By XsilverGS
Hi cookie, We have met, you bought a 1150 gs...

Hi cookie,
We have met, you bought a 1150 gs Onlins from me a few years back.
I've a silver roadie bought from Crescent's.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-23-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,486
Posted By XsilverGS
<quote>Great bike. I love it but my SO hates it...

<quote>Great bike. I love it but my SO hates it with a passion. I couldn't get a test at the time either but went ahead and bought one. She is 5' and petite. She says its the worst most uncomfortable...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-19-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 786
Views: 117,926
Posted By XsilverGS
Another after market exhaust without a heat...

Another after market exhaust without a heat shield, the original is to small
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-09-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 27,940
Posted By XsilverGS
Between the damper and the rear wheel there is a...

Between the damper and the rear wheel there is a mudguard extension which protects the shock from debris thrown off the rear wheel.

If this was remove would it help with heat dissipation from the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 10-06-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 791
Posted By XsilverGS
My 1190 roadie has had this since new, early...

My 1190 roadie has had this since new, early 2013. I mentioned it to KTM UK but they can't give a shit.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-30-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 18,305
Posted By XsilverGS
Sorry that should have been addressed to MarchHare

Sorry that should have been addressed to MarchHare
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-30-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 18,305
Posted By XsilverGS
@ WickedKTM Any news on the import duty you...

@ WickedKTM

Any news on the import duty you had to pay?

many thanks
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-25-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 18,305
Posted By XsilverGS
MarchHare Thanks. Zen tell me 2 weeks...

MarchHare

Thanks.

Zen tell me 2 weeks or more before they get the filters, no price from them.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 09-25-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 159
Views: 18,305
Posted By XsilverGS
MarchHare I thought I had read you can cut...

MarchHare

I thought I had read you can cut the original rear trumpet down by something like 20 mm.

What are you going to do for oil if it comes dry?

I would be interest to hear what you have...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-31-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,628
Posted By XsilverGS
I've kept my 800 Tiger roadie and for many things...

I've kept my 800 Tiger roadie and for many things it's my first choice but the KTM just goes when you twist the throttle (even a little twist).

If I had to keep just one of my bikes it would be...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-25-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 27,940
Posted By XsilverGS
Hi NewToMe Have pm'd you for a copy of your...

Hi NewToMe

Have pm'd you for a copy of your Arduino Sketch

Thanks
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-23-2014, 11:00 PM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
@ alongat Thanks for info and pictures. May...

@ alongat

Thanks for info and pictures. May I ask, is that some form of cruise control on the throttle? Looks interesting.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-23-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
@ alongat When you say "rotate them...

@ alongat



When you say "rotate them back a bit" do you mean towards the back of the bike or away from the rider?
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-14-2014, 12:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,124
Posted By XsilverGS
I'm not sure the dealers know how to adjust the...

I'm not sure the dealers know how to adjust the chain. My bike has just come back from service, if I pressed down the rear of the bike by hand the chain was tight. Took it back and they said I should...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-26-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
@ ebrew Many thanks and here's the link for...

@ ebrew

Many thanks and here's the link for others http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=965547&highlight=powerlet+washer
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 07-25-2014, 11:39 PM
Replies: 5,060
Views: 791,215
Posted By XsilverGS
Have you a link to these washers as this is on my...

Have you a link to these washers as this is on my list of "Things to do"

Thanks
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