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Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 10:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 782
Posted By JoeMongo
Another comparison data point, if you like: ...

Another comparison data point, if you like:

I bought a 2008 with 9K miles (meaning ALL services were due by the time I got it home) for $9K, sight unseen from a stinkin' Ducati Dealeship two...
Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 07:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 631
Posted By JoeMongo
Wicked There is so much fantastic riding in southern...

There is so much fantastic riding in southern Utah and western Colorado, that it is truly impossible to just pick out a few days worth of riding. Leave two weeks earlier than you planned, then...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2014, 08:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By JoeMongo
And, you really don't want to run an electric...

And, you really don't want to run an electric motor off the battery when the engine is not generating electricity.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-14-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 800
Posted By JoeMongo
Don't be surprised if the ABS operation, when it...

Don't be surprised if the ABS operation, when it operates, is "sub optimal" with only one disk. There will be less wheel cylinder surface area and volume, so the ABS pump is likely to have too much...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2014, 10:32 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 955
Posted By JoeMongo
FWIW, go take a look at the HOW tutorial on full...

FWIW, go take a look at the HOW tutorial on full system coolant flushing. I believe that the author uses Engine Ice.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 639
Posted By JoeMongo
And here is a well written complete answer. ...

And here is a well written complete answer. Y'all take note, Zoob speaks the truth.
Forum: Ride reports 04-11-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 81,875
Posted By JoeMongo
Thanks for bringing us along on your big ride...

Thanks for bringing us along on your big ride with Lola. It was a lot of fun to get to know her through your words and pictures. We will all miss her.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 780
Posted By JoeMongo
You might want to remove and check/clean the...

You might want to remove and check/clean the clutch oil jet.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-10-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 796
Posted By JoeMongo
The downstream, female, side connector on that...

The downstream, female, side connector on that cable only has two pins. Poke a jumper in there, and the bike should power up as if the key is switched on.

Something to remember if you ever lose...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 668
Posted By JoeMongo
Forum: Orange Crush 04-09-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 514
Posted By JoeMongo
You might want to check with your local/state...

You might want to check with your local/state vehicle code. In California I can aim driving lights wherever I like, because they are treated like high beams and are not allowed to be on at all...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 305
Posted By JoeMongo
Time to just apply the scientific method. :wink:

Time to just apply the scientific method. :wink:
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,019
Posted By JoeMongo
That's the funniest post I've ever seen...

That's the funniest post I've ever seen here!:rofl

Unfortunately, I'll need to change oil types with my next tire change!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-04-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 633
Posted By JoeMongo
Dang. I wish I'd known. I paid a lot more than...

Dang. I wish I'd known. I paid a lot more than that for my Q/D!

Looks right to me.
J.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-04-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 12,975
Posted By JoeMongo
Well, I don't think that he can remove them now...

Well, I don't think that he can remove them now without destroying them. A full layer of RTV between the bare aluminum of the protector and the painted surface of the cases will probably hold too...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-03-2014, 10:56 PM
Replies: 9,693
Views: 1,951,207
Posted By JoeMongo
Added some power distribution

http://i1220.photobucket.com/albums/dd442/JMulthaup/Fuse%20Block%20Install/DSCN0489_zpsb47b721c.jpg



Got some lights and Powerlet sockets to heat up. Need some fused circuits.



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Forum: Orange Crush 04-03-2014, 11:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,051
Posted By JoeMongo
Thanks dood!

Thanks dood!
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 212
Views: 55,384
Posted By JoeMongo
Just to let you know, your efforts on your blog...

Just to let you know, your efforts on your blog really make my day! Wonderful attitude and observations! Enjoy your trip!
J.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 11:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,494
Posted By JoeMongo
Acetylene with a rosebud tip or is just a propane...

Acetylene with a rosebud tip or is just a propane torch enough?
Thanks,
J.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 9,693
Views: 1,951,207
Posted By JoeMongo
I've done the job. If anyone only charges you...

I've done the job. If anyone only charges you $250 in labor to check and adjust your valves, they may (probably are) not be doing a proper job. Maybe you live where shop labor rates are only $30 an...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,502
Posted By JoeMongo
Read his post again. he's not trying to get...

Read his post again. he's not trying to get better service, or even attention to support better service. He's just using the forum to slander the vendor.
J.
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,459
Posted By JoeMongo
Wicked No problem dood. As you know, it's all in jest,...

No problem dood. As you know, it's all in jest, although your wife may wish to see more comments about her if you keep writing about riding this other woman.

Just to help you out, here's my...
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 78,283
Posted By JoeMongo
What he said. This is one of the most...

What he said.

This is one of the most incredible moto journeys that I have ever heard of. You guys did it the right way, all the way. THANKS for recording all the pictures and video and...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 09:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,051
Posted By JoeMongo
Hey Ron, got a spec on that O-ring? I threw my...

Hey Ron, got a spec on that O-ring? I threw my digital caliper on an O-ring, but I'm having trouble picking a specific O-ring. Thanks,
J.

BTW, installed my CPC chrome plated brass QD today, and...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,459
Posted By JoeMongo
Uh huh. :ear

Uh huh. :ear
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,941
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb That's what I have, sorta. Mine is about 10 or...

That's what I have, sorta. Mine is about 10 or 12 years old, and shaped a bit differently, but it still works and is accurate enough for the intended use. I used to spend up to $10K for calibration...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,941
Posted By JoeMongo
Thanks. Yes, in the top center of my picture,...

Thanks. Yes, in the top center of my picture, just under the left edge of the red Rottweiler prefilter, you can see the TB balance adjust screw. It's easily adjusted with a long screwdriver while the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,941
Posted By JoeMongo
In addition to leaving the throttle body vacuum...

In addition to leaving the throttle body vacuum lines connected to your MAP sensors (a really good idea), it can by nice to have the other vacuum ports available for your use in balancing the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 9,693
Views: 1,951,207
Posted By JoeMongo
Since 90 percent of the effort in checking the...

Since 90 percent of the effort in checking the valves is what you have already done, you might as well do the last little bit of work and at least measure them so you know where you are at.

...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,526
Posted By JoeMongo
Question Holy Moly! Where do they sell them for a...

Holy Moly! Where do they sell them for a $150/pair? I'd be interested in trying them at that price. I'd rather use other tires at $275 a pair, which is what I've seen them priced at.
J.
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,692
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb Great pictures and read. thanks for taking the...

Great pictures and read. thanks for taking the time to post it!

That day when you camped near the rim, after fixing a broken bike, and karma gave you a pile of firewood for the evening, that's...
Forum: Ride reports 03-31-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 292,963
Posted By JoeMongo
That has to be one of the best family vacations...

That has to be one of the best family vacations stories ever told! Thank you sir!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-30-2014, 09:03 PM
Replies: 9,693
Views: 1,951,207
Posted By JoeMongo
Thumb Hey Ben, Please put your posts together...

Hey Ben,

Please put your posts together with the descriptions and photos and send them to the curator of the HOW. It needs to be in there. Nice job buddy. That's on my short list of jobs to...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-30-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,051
Posted By JoeMongo
I've replaced more than one of these that broke . . .

They do tend to break without warning, if placed under any kind of alignment stress. I finally gave up and installed fuel injection line without any QDs on my R1150GS. It was just too much of a...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-29-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 9,693
Views: 1,951,207
Posted By JoeMongo
Fixed. :D J.

Fixed. :D
J.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-29-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,459
Posted By JoeMongo
Talking Congratulations!

And let the "Wild Mods & Maintenance Begin". As a dirt rider, you must be very experienced in bike wrenching, so this bike will be a pleasure to own.

I did the one-way plane ride to buy my 990,...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,459
Posted By JoeMongo
My stock pegs had been weakened by the PO...

My stock pegs had been weakened by the PO drilling holes through them at several places to mount some larger platforms. I like a standard sized peg, but expected the pegs to break the first time the...
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,749
Posted By JoeMongo
Thanks Thomas! That was a visual riding treat. ...

Thanks Thomas! That was a visual riding treat. I would like to take a ride there some day.

Thanks so much for taking the time to take the pictures and post the story for us! Thanks Sandra...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-27-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By JoeMongo
+1 on the Rottweiler intake and "Snap-Out"...

+1 on the Rottweiler intake and "Snap-Out" glovebox. They are of the absolute highest quality and design.

Go through the entire bike while the tanks are off and look for cable abrasion and...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-27-2014, 11:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 365
Posted By JoeMongo
I think I'm going to go with the 2007 S lines

Well, I just spoke with Galfer, and they only showed one line for one bike in the '07/'08 time period, and I don't know if that bike exists.

They have a front brake line for the "Non-ABS 2008...
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