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Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 65,856
Posted By Davy F
Contact with Wings is never really consistent....

Contact with Wings is never really consistent. But the main consistent thing is the quality of the products and that's fine by me. :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 10-18-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 389
Views: 65,856
Posted By Davy F
Or simply keep your leg away from the pipe. :evil

Or simply keep your leg away from the pipe. :evil
Forum: Orange Crush 10-12-2014, 10:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By Davy F
It's a model anyone can buy. I have one too. :D

It's a model anyone can buy. I have one too. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 10-11-2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 13,544
Posted By Davy F
Seems to be getting a tad confusing in here. ...

Seems to be getting a tad confusing in here.

So which version is best for a standard (European machine with none of that stupid smog/emissions stuff the yanks get lumbered with) bike with an...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 674
Views: 81,025
Posted By Davy F
I think the best way to work out the price is...

I think the best way to work out the price is compare the 2014 1190 Adv between the UK and US. The full retail here for a 2014 bike is 12,999.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 674
Views: 81,025
Posted By Davy F
15,999 in the UK apparently .....:huh ...

15,999 in the UK apparently .....:huh


http://www.ktm.com/gb/travel/1290-super-adventure/highlights.html#prettyPhoto
Forum: Orange Crush 09-30-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 674
Views: 81,025
Posted By Davy F
Hope this works http://youtu.be/h8qSZacFtsY

Hope this works

http://youtu.be/h8qSZacFtsY
Forum: Orange Crush 09-29-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
IIRC, it cost me about 180 delivered (and worth...

IIRC, it cost me about 180 delivered (and worth every penny).
Forum: Orange Crush 09-29-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,172
Posted By Davy F
Yep, had mine serviced and latest software update...

Yep, had mine serviced and latest software update now defaults the drive mode to Street. Bloody annoying, so fingers crossed the next mod returns that function back to 'normal'.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,436
Posted By Davy F
Yep, mine too. Flushed and replaced, simples. No...

Yep, mine too. Flushed and replaced, simples. No need to freak out as it's such a simple fox.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-25-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 13,544
Posted By Davy F
Awaiting the UK supplier to get some ordered and...

Awaiting the UK supplier to get some ordered and hear some sound feedback.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-06-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 674
Views: 81,025
Posted By Davy F
If you want to buy a bike with zero or very few...

If you want to buy a bike with zero or very few problems, buy Japanese. For all the problems KTM seem to have, I'm just glad I didn't buy a new 1200 toilet as it's owners put us into the moaning...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-06-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,732
Posted By Davy F
I know of a couple of guys who have had wheels...

I know of a couple of guys who have had wheels replaced under warranty due to air leaking past the spokes. There wasn't any quibble, but I guess with the dinged rim, the dealer or KTM are taking the...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-04-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 325
Posted By Davy F
They are supposed to be a sealed unit, but I know...

They are supposed to be a sealed unit, but I know of one guy who is having his clocks replaced under warranty because they have done something similar as yours.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-16-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,477
Posted By Davy F
Really ? Would the engine not struggle or be...

Really ?
Would the engine not struggle or be restricted getting air in via a pretty well enclosed space ?
Forum: Orange Crush 08-10-2014, 11:44 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,612
Posted By Davy F
You must be special....:clap

You must be special....:clap
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,612
Posted By Davy F
Sorry to burst your bubble, but you'll not get...

Sorry to burst your bubble, but you'll not get many or any answers to questions. The tour is primarily a visual info tour, seeing the assembly lines and then a 3km drive up the road to the engine...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 674
Views: 81,025
Posted By Davy F
I had a factory visit last month and although...

I had a factory visit last month and although sworn to secrecy, I have mine on order.

Oh, and they won't be released in the US until 2016.


These facts may or may not be true.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-27-2014, 12:37 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Hottest ride of my life leaving the Ducati...

Hottest ride of my life leaving the Ducati factory in Italy. 36 degrees C (approx 96 F). The Wings were a god send, tho' in those temps, you still will feel the hot air, but nowhere near like it was...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 8,810
Posted By Davy F
I smell bullshit.....

I smell bullshit.....
Forum: Orange Crush 07-05-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
I'm on a European tour right now and it was 29...

I'm on a European tour right now and it was 29 degrees Celsius in Monaco today. Riding through the principality, the coolers certainly help and there is a marked difference when stopped at traffic...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,105
Posted By Davy F
You get paperwork to add into the owners manual...

You get paperwork to add into the owners manual that confirms the MSC has been plumbed in.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-21-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 571
Posted By Davy F
Email them again, sometimes I think they just...

Email them again, sometimes I think they just miss the odd one or two.

mf@siol.net

I went with the Wings as it was a more realistic price compared to the Akra, plus it is equally as good...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-18-2014, 02:41 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,577
Posted By Davy F
Ahhh, but I'm not your mate......:evil

Ahhh, but I'm not your mate......:evil
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 10:38 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,594,650
Posted By Davy F
So basically there should be the 1190 Adventure,...

So basically there should be the 1190 Adventure, 1190 Adventure R and 1190 Adventure T. :freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 677
Views: 121,602
Posted By Davy F
I'm starting to get ready for a three week tour...

I'm starting to get ready for a three week tour of the UK and Europe. So today, I fitted up my Holan Nomada panniers to the bike. Very happy with the fit and finish (I re-fitted the oe exhaust to...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Maybe you're 'anti-bow' legged.........:D

Maybe you're 'anti-bow' legged.........:D
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Just to reiterate what others have said, these...

Just to reiterate what others have said, these things WORK ! :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 01:21 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
There you go. As for size, the gap is four...

There you go. As for size, the gap is four fingers up to the second knuckle big. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 06-08-2014, 04:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 8,105
Posted By Davy F
According to my dealer, the bugs have been sorted...

According to my dealer, the bugs have been sorted and the upgrade is back online.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 389
Views: 65,856
Posted By Davy F
Looks far too long and unfinished. Is there going...

Looks far too long and unfinished. Is there going to be a heat shield to cover up the ugly pipe work ?
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2014, 12:15 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Screw, cable tie and rubber block.

Screw, cable tie and rubber block.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Seat Coolers arrived today and were quickly...

Seat Coolers arrived today and were quickly fitted onto the bike. I went for the gloss versions as I thought they would go well with the carbon of my Wings exhaust, and I think I made the right...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-02-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 505
Posted By Davy F
Cut the foot/prong off and fit the 2013 extender.

Cut the foot/prong off and fit the 2013 extender.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-02-2014, 01:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,110
Posted By Davy F
I have the SW-Motech GPS mount. Very pleased with...

I have the SW-Motech GPS mount. Very pleased with it....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-01-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 56,523
Posted By Davy F
Mine should be here this week, I'll post pics as...

Mine should be here this week, I'll post pics as soon as.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-01-2014, 01:08 PM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 458,602
Posted By Davy F
Believe me, I'm not !!!!!!!!!!!

Believe me, I'm not !!!!!!!!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-01-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 458,602
Posted By Davy F
She looks very titty.....I mean, tiny. :D

She looks very titty.....I mean, tiny. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 06-01-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 458,602
Posted By Davy F
Latest pics of mine showing shiny new skid/bash...

Latest pics of mine showing shiny new skid/bash plate.

http://i637.photobucket.com/albums/uu93/Davy_F/k4_zps336f0901.jpg

http://i637.photobucket.com/albums/uu93/Davy_F/k3_zps9d55a575.jpg
...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 11,802
Posted By Davy F
I just emailed them through their website. They...

I just emailed them through their website. They offered me two dates (seems they just do one tour per week, limited to 20 people) and issued me with a letter to bring with me on the day. All quite...
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