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Forum: Orange Crush 09-19-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 10,628
Views: 2,221,942
Posted By Dearnla
Installed the heated seat on my 1190 ADV

Had to pull apart the plastics to thread the wires to the front of the bike:-
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Forum: Orange Crush 09-04-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,522
Posted By Dearnla
I love Donington park for track days. Haven't...

I love Donington park for track days. Haven't done one for a while since getting rid of my RSVR but starting to get the itch again....
Forum: Orange Crush 08-26-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 483
Posted By Dearnla
"They all do that, Sir."

"They all do that, Sir."
Forum: Orange Crush 08-21-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 478
Posted By Dearnla
Why? Rad fan works just fine. My temperature...

Why? Rad fan works just fine. My temperature readout never changes.....
Forum: Orange Crush 08-16-2014, 02:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 709
Posted By Dearnla
I've never touched the chain on mine. I'm running...

I've never touched the chain on mine. I'm running an oiler so I let the dealer check it at 9k miles.
Yes there is an mpg in trip one and two. First go into settings - switch on but don't start...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,727
Posted By Dearnla
It's a 20 problem....

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Forum: Orange Crush 07-27-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 959
Views: 158,526
Posted By Dearnla
Took mine in for its 9300 mile service on Friday...

Took mine in for its 9300 mile service on Friday with a long list of things to be done. A few recalls to be done, such as the fuel tank overflow - check - side stand mount & spring - check - ecu...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 224
Views: 20,786
Posted By Dearnla
+ cruise control.

+ cruise control.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-21-2014, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1,595
Views: 440,297
Posted By Dearnla
In which case, the answer is no. The...

In which case, the answer is no.

The hardware is there ready, but you need to get to your dealer to download the software from KTM Austria. I's not a simple eeprom flash.....:D

Got mine booked...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 601
Posted By Dearnla
What, like this? <a...

What, like this?
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Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 3,835
Views: 509,776
Posted By Dearnla
Don't think you'll find anyone else that's got it...

Don't think you'll find anyone else that's got it for free. KTM even put up the price of the 2014 model over the 2013 to cover the cost.
Forum: Europe 07-08-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 915
Posted By Dearnla
Zelig, both bikes would be fine over here -...

Zelig, both bikes would be fine over here - they're both popular and you're never far from a dealer.
I think your biggest question is whether it's worth the expense and hassle to import them. You...
Forum: EMEA 07-08-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 489
Posted By Dearnla
Reminds me of the time my son and I were weaving...

Reminds me of the time my son and I were weaving through the heavy traffic heading up to Assen. Then we came across a scruffy old purple ST1100 and thought nothing of going past until he appeared on...
Forum: Ride reports 07-08-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 11,165
Posted By Dearnla
That's because most of their relatives emigrated...

That's because most of their relatives emigrated to America! Don't forget there's 5 million Irish in Ireland and 15 million in the USA!:rofl
Forum: EMEA 07-08-2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 769
Posted By Dearnla
Try downloading the app (or website) Best Biking...

Try downloading the app (or website) Best Biking Roads Europe. Then pick a route that strings together a load of them....
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2014, 12:14 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,330
Posted By Dearnla
Heat deflection

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Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 10,628
Views: 2,221,942
Posted By Dearnla
Parked it somewhere in D4:- <a...

Parked it somewhere in D4:-
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Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,293
Posted By Dearnla
Tyre speed ratings explained

Fellas, calm down will ya?
Righto, a bit of research has given me the definitive answer. Nearly.

The Michelin PR4 Trail has a "V" speed rating of 149mph. Load rating is 72....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 10,628
Views: 2,221,942
Posted By Dearnla
Bigfoot fitted.

Fitted a Bigfoot to my '13 MY 1190.
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Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 04:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 774
Posted By Dearnla
There's about 30 miles left when it starts...

There's about 30 miles left when it starts flashing.

I was in France last year and had just departed a big town when mine started to flash. Thought I'd make it to the next fuel stop no problem as...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 01:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,190
Posted By Dearnla
Don't try this with the panniers on!!:rofl

Don't try this with the panniers on!!:rofl
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,684
Posted By Dearnla
Sports bike refugee on an adventure bike -...

Sports bike refugee on an adventure bike - sparkly knee sliders and all!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2014, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1,595
Views: 440,297
Posted By Dearnla
You've cut some neat vents in the side panels...

You've cut some neat vents in the side panels there.

What tyres are they?
Forum: Orange Crush 06-05-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 632
Posted By Dearnla
The Starbucks App does that without opening the...

The Starbucks App does that without opening the sat nav app......:rofl

I use my iPhone in a waterproof mount mounted on the KTM mount but I HAVE to use an approved Apple cig lighter USB adapter...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 12:32 AM
Replies: 610
Views: 109,075
Posted By Dearnla
Yes they do. I can get my Shoei Synchrotec into...

Yes they do. I can get my Shoei Synchrotec into the top box and LH side case - they're the same.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 12:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,843
Posted By Dearnla
Err, by off-road do you mean the gravel at the...

Err, by off-road do you mean the gravel at the back of the Starbucks car park? :rofl:rofl:rofl

Sorry, I'll leave now.....:huh

I am totally jealous of you guys over the water, having all those...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-27-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 7,542
Posted By Dearnla
I replaced the standard screen on my 1190 ADV...

I replaced the standard screen on my 1190 ADV with the KTM tall version originally. The buffeting on the std. was just too much. I'm 6' or 1.82m in new money.
The option tall screen is also wider,...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 959
Views: 158,526
Posted By Dearnla
That's good to know.:D

That's good to know.:D
Forum: Orange Crush 05-07-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 959
Views: 158,526
Posted By Dearnla
You have to be stationary to access the settings...

You have to be stationary to access the settings menu. Scroll down past time etc and it's there. I had to set my DRL to off for a trip to Europe, as headlights are mandatory and didn't want to get...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-03-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 10,628
Views: 2,221,942
Posted By Dearnla
It's a bit wobbly too. The general road and...

It's a bit wobbly too. The general road and engine vibration make it move about a bit. I thought I'd knackered my phone last year when it repeatedly had sim failure.....
Forum: Orange Crush 04-29-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,569,991
Posted By Dearnla
Yep, got my letter this week. So that makes it a...

Yep, got my letter this week. So that makes it a 4-year warranty (I was never good at sums....)
Forum: Orange Crush 04-29-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,569,991
Posted By Dearnla
But you don't need knobblies to ride to...

But you don't need knobblies to ride to Starbucks, silly!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-29-2014, 10:15 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,575
Posted By Dearnla
I just did 1000 miles this weekend from England...

I just did 1000 miles this weekend from England to Assen to watch the World Superbikes round there.
My ears are still ringing, my backside is still tender, but nothing fell off or went wrong.....
Forum: Orange Crush 04-19-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,391
Posted By Dearnla
I think it's fair to say that we all might have...

I think it's fair to say that we all might have some experience of NOT having it fitted....

The fact you have a KTM test rider on video showing it does work is good enough for me. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 04-16-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,805
Posted By Dearnla
I like your thinking, but isn't it easier just to...

I like your thinking, but isn't it easier just to buy some 6-packs to put in the panniers?:rofl
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,398
Posted By Dearnla
At least we don't carry our pooches like the...

At least we don't carry our pooches like the French do:-
http://www.baglux.co.uk/product/?cat=52&id=1802
Forum: Orange Crush 04-08-2014, 12:17 AM
Replies: 1,595
Views: 440,297
Posted By Dearnla
[QUOTE=Harold Waikiki;23880440]I know I'll catch...

[QUOTE=Harold Waikiki;23880440]I know I'll catch a rash of shit for this but WTF. Probably the only custom backrest for an 1190r in the world. My Special Lady Friend likes it. Comes off in seconds...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,257
Posted By Dearnla
+1 to that - and huge panniers and lighter weight...

+1 to that - and huge panniers and lighter weight than a full-on tourer like a Triumph Trophy or R1200/K16....

Means I can give it some stick down the back roads and it will handle it.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-05-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 959
Views: 158,526
Posted By Dearnla
Rusty end cap on std exhaust

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Forum: Orange Crush 03-02-2014, 12:44 AM
Replies: 3,835
Views: 509,776
Posted By Dearnla
I've used mine to go on tour in France from...

I've used mine to go on tour in France from England to watch the WSB at Magny Cours. Return mileage home in one day is 530, so 350 is easy! But get the tall screen.....
A Goldwing might be less...
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