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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) Yesterday, 02:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,304
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Wicked Could be a bad switch. Try that first. There's a...

Could be a bad switch. Try that first. There's a landrover part that cross references w the stock one.

Hopefully it's not the cam chains. Just did mine at about 40k. They were stretched and after...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-31-2015, 06:04 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By dirtybikefrank
525 is fine without one but I wouldn't EVER go...

525 is fine without one but I wouldn't EVER go without one in my 9fiddy. It makes the bike pure magic in the tight stuff....and traffic.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-19-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 841
Views: 33,272
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I'm working today but Thursday looks promising. ...

I'm working today but Thursday looks promising.

Have you ridden around Chehaw?

Pm me if ya wanna. Dying to get out.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-18-2015, 06:17 AM
Replies: 841
Views: 33,272
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Anyone up for riding this week? I'm south of town...

Anyone up for riding this week? I'm south of town and have been wanting to hit up Chehaw in AL for a while now. N GA is another possibility. Just put the 9fiddy back together and weather couldn't be...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-13-2015, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,807
Views: 207,962
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Yeah. Wouldn't want a cheap looking sticker on my...

Yeah. Wouldn't want a cheap looking sticker on my Adventure bike. Keep it classy like them KTM bubbles.

C'mon. Honda just upped the game and we all know it. Cheers to the red team.
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 69,736
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Sold my 'bird. If anyone needs a K&N filter or...

Sold my 'bird. If anyone needs a K&N filter or stock bars PM me.

Just wanted to give some lovin for the blackbird. Miss the crap out of it already.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-04-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,231
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Nah. Basically just swap a few beefy rekluse...

Nah. Basically just swap a few beefy rekluse plates for stock ones and one w springs in it that you can dial in to your style. Super easy install.

Made me fall in love with my 9fiddy all over...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-24-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,038
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I'll let ya know as I'm flogging my 9fiddy daily....

I'll let ya know as I'm flogging my 9fiddy daily. So far so good. Best investment yet on my bike.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-23-2015, 09:52 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,038
Posted By dirtybikefrank
It changes your bike completely. No need for the...

It changes your bike completely. No need for the clutch anymore at all. To engine brake you blip the throttle and it engages.

Now take that fat pig deeper into the woods!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-20-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,033
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Just went through this myself. Changed the switch...

Just went through this myself. Changed the switch (one from a landrover was at the local parts store) put new cam chains in w longer tensioner bolts.

Just got back from a shakedown ride. Lights...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-06-2015, 06:42 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 11,768
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Love the ingenuity. I'm still down for both.

Love the ingenuity. I'm still down for both.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-17-2015, 09:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,035
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Mine is almost at 40k and snapped 3 bolts in the...

Mine is almost at 40k and snapped 3 bolts in the process of crapping out.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-16-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,035
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Great timing on this post! Mine stranded me...

Great timing on this post!

Mine stranded me last weekend with the eternally spinning starter.

This site and it's members rock.

Cheers!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-04-2015, 06:29 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I should have the longer caps this week if...

I should have the longer caps this week if someone's interested. Hit me up via pm.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-04-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,009
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I decided to bite the bullet and go shorai...

I decided to bite the bullet and go shorai lithium on my 94 950. Cranked fine for about 2 months then went flat w no warning. Left me stranded and walked 3 miles home.

Back to OG batts from now...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-03-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 841
Views: 33,272
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Copy 950 it is then. Is 80 mile range enough?

Copy 950 it is then. Is 80 mile range enough?
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-03-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 841
Views: 33,272
Posted By dirtybikefrank
What's everybody riding Saturday? Not sure...

What's everybody riding Saturday?

Not sure if I want to bring the 950 or 525...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-02-2015, 03:41 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Sorry about your outcome Grayjet. I was hoping...

Sorry about your outcome Grayjet. I was hoping someone could find a manual set and have good results.

I went with the oem CCT's and installed them last night and....nice and quiet! Ordered the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-27-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
If anyone doesn't have plans tomorrow I have 2...

If anyone doesn't have plans tomorrow I have 2 tickets for Supercross. They're killer seats and unfortunately I can't go. I'd let them go cheap to someone that can use them.

Pm me if interested.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-26-2015, 11:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,796
Posted By dirtybikefrank
950

Not sure where you're located but around the SE USA comparable bikes are going for around $4k. I had my 04 950 w 37k that's well sorted sold for $4500 until the buyer douched out. I took it as a sign...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-25-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,090
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I went with the rigid 6" led too. Nice and bright...

I went with the rigid 6" led too. Nice and bright and just stuffed into the grill.

<a...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-24-2015, 07:01 AM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Hey y'all. Just last minute i had to work this...

Hey y'all. Just last minute i had to work this weekend and can't get out of it. Gumbeaux hooked me up with super cross tickets for this Saturday and I'm not able to go.

Anyone else need some...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-23-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Thumb I'd like the tickets for Saturday. Thanks for...

I'd like the tickets for Saturday. Thanks for offering them up. My boy just got a klx110 and has the bug.

Cheers!
Frank
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-19-2015, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 274,039
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Whaaaa? There's GREAT riding in Hawaii....

Whaaaa?

There's GREAT riding in Hawaii. Maybe too many haoles in Klim gear to get a pass for the money spots.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-16-2015, 05:46 AM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Hey Dan! I tried every way to get out of the...

Hey Dan!

I tried every way to get out of the valentines day trap I was lured into to make your ride. Damn Hallmark holiday.

Let me know next time you guys head out. Chehaw is a ride I'd like...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-15-2015, 02:22 PM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Right on Chris. I just told that story the other...

Right on Chris. I just told that story the other day. Great day for breaking it in.

I'm on the list for a 1290 SA and it should be here in a week or so. Let's plan another trip up and we can...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-15-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 274,039
Posted By dirtybikefrank
I want one too. Are any of you planning on...

I want one too. Are any of you planning on negotiating in price? My Jew heritage won't let me pay full price for anything....
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-14-2015, 02:19 PM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Umm....yeah....sorry about that. Didn't think...

Umm....yeah....sorry about that. Didn't think there'd be SNOW up there.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-14-2015, 05:30 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 118,438
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Wicked Shoooooot. AWDing my 9fiddy may save me 20G's and...

Shoooooot. AWDing my 9fiddy may save me 20G's and adding that 1290SA to the garage...

C'mon Craig get back from Mex and give the people what they want!!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-12-2015, 07:16 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,545
Posted By dirtybikefrank
All of your concerns are vaild. It's complete...

All of your concerns are vaild. It's complete shite in motorcycles and smaller engines. The ethanol leaves deposits that are hell on carbs even when ridden regularly. I've pulled and cleaned the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-11-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 31,109
Views: 2,496,132
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Wicked Bo has a good selection at his place down south...

Bo has a good selection at his place down south in Fayatteville. Solid shop just get repairs done elsewhere. Their top dawg mechanic recently relocated.

I second the 950 and tagged RFS....nasty.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-11-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Man, the knowledge on this forum is amazing. One...

Man, the knowledge on this forum is amazing. One day I'll know this bike inside and out and feel confident repairing it when it shits the bed.

Cheers fellow inmates!:freaky
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-11-2015, 06:54 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Update: Payment sent to peanuts for the...

Update:


Payment sent to peanuts for the longer caps.

Also ordered new CCT's from CJ and hopefully the combination will stop the sound of marbles bouncing around in my engine.

Really...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-07-2015, 06:13 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
That's why I wanted to go manual. One less way to...

That's why I wanted to go manual. One less way to potentially grenade my lc8.

Where'd you find the manual ones?!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-04-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,692
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Let me check the toolbox..pm me your info

Let me check the toolbox..pm me your info
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-04-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,082
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Cut some off my 525 and added them to the...

Cut some off my 525 and added them to the stockers on my 950. Voila! Ghetto Rally pegs free. Love em.

Flux worked fine and still solid after 2+ years of hammering.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-04-2015, 10:02 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Looks like I may be giving peanuts a call.

Looks like I may be giving peanuts a call.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-03-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Thanks for the updates. I've been running into...

Thanks for the updates. I've been running into dead ends in the search for a manual set. Even CJ doesn't have them!

Wanted to go manual because I'm trying to address the common issues inherent to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-02-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Cool. Cheers fellows.

Cool. Cheers fellows.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-02-2015, 06:28 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,890
Posted By dirtybikefrank
Manual cam chain tensioners?

Got the nasty rattle in my 39k 950 and want to throw new CCT's in. Anyone know who makes em? Twins sells ones for the smaller bikes but can't find any for the 950.
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