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Forum: 2 smokers 02-05-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 32,780
Posted By pitbull doug
Well Guess this applies with the title of the...

Well Guess this applies with the title of the this thread my 01 CR500R,the street is not her finer points,but when shes in the high desert sand/dirt fun factor is way high! Cool thread here just...
Forum: 2 smokers 02-05-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,899
Posted By pitbull doug
Well thought Id chime in and show a cpl picts of...

Well thought Id chime in and show a cpl picts of my 01 CR500 sorry its a tad dirty but here she is street legal to boot! my favorite hill climber

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Forum: Trials 02-04-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 317
Views: 70,414
Posted By pitbull doug
Thats a nice looking bike there!I used to have a...

Thats a nice looking bike there!I used to have a 06 4rt,now have 04 monty 2smoker nice bike as well,Im just curious what has changed since my 06 model?last year sold in the usa looks like the same...
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2014, 07:47 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
Xrider whats your take on my premix ratio,you...

Xrider whats your take on my premix ratio,you about the same?yep gonna take a look at the plug next ride,ol lighter trick in force!thx
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
Xrider,Yep just put a new plug in 2 weeks ago,and...

Xrider,Yep just put a new plug in 2 weeks ago,and am running maxima smokeless HA HA 2 st formula 45:1 what you running on yours?Checked the reeds couple of weeks ago too.Im using same plug as...
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
Thanks Xrider give it a go next time,im tripping...

Thanks Xrider give it a go next time,im tripping on my warmer/hot starts as I mentionion above? whats your warm starting protocol say after you kick it for a 1/2 hour or hour while having a cold...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2014, 02:40 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
Had a blast yesterday in the high desert,where...

Had a blast yesterday in the high desert,where the bike really shines,its no where near my 500exc but the thing is definately a fun bike to ride in the desert.Had the usual hiccups starting which can...
Forum: Thumpers 01-17-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
Thanks yeah did that except kicking 2-3 times...

Thanks yeah did that except kicking 2-3 times through before,guess I got to get TDC wired as after almost a decade of KTM magic button,never worry about that anymore.Been having hot start problems...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 53,747
Posted By pitbull doug
I just picked up a 2001 CR500 recently and am a...

I just picked up a 2001 CR500 recently and am a bit spoiled as my main ride is a ktm 500 with the E-start.I actually used to race a 80s husky 500 2 st with a left kicker that i could start easier...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-29-2012, 06:42 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 28,122
Posted By pitbull doug
Thumbs down Well ad me to the list of getting ripped by ktm...

Well ad me to the list of getting ripped by ktm cycle hutt!I ordered just a few items from the ktm clothes line in friggin August charged my card and here we are in december nothing!!Im pissed ,no...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2012, 06:02 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 11,825
Posted By pitbull doug
Completely agree here the more maintenance...

Completely agree here the more maintenance required for a KTM is overblown, Ive been riding ktms for over a decade on #6 now and have always had very reliable bikes from them,or else I would'nt be...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2012, 08:36 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Plus 2 there and what type FI hose clamps you...

Plus 2 there and what type FI hose clamps you guys running as the oem are crap too.
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Yeah when you get your new ride check it out as...

Yeah when you get your new ride check it out as with a larger radius line to eliminate kinking, then you make it vulnerable,you could zipty as you say, but kinda hacky, when you get your bike and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Stu wish it was that easy,I don't know if your...

Stu wish it was that easy,I don't know if your familiar with the line as it takes a tight radious sweep in a small distance and S turns in short distance to the QR filter coupling,and without being a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Another tangent on this thread,Hey has anyone had...

Another tangent on this thread,Hey has anyone had any issues with their fuel lines rupturing from the tank to the quick dissconnect or from the QD to the Throttle body?As I read on ktmtalk of a guy...
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Man you should of bought a lottery ticket that...

Man you should of bought a lottery ticket that day,your one of the lucky ones!
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
What state are you located in?Man you did get...

What state are you located in?Man you did get lucky as I have not heard anyone getting the 2013 OM with 500exc?Hope ktm gets us one soon,should be interesting or make a 2013 500exc OM USA available...
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2012, 07:58 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Thanks bro,hey question did you get yours with a...

Thanks bro,hey question did you get yours with a 2013 owners manual?As I did not and It seems like no one here in the states is getting one with the new 13' 500 exc at least to my knowledge?Bike...
Forum: Thumpers 07-07-2012, 11:59 AM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
My maiden voyage in the calif high desert on my...

My maiden voyage in the calif high desert on my new 2013 500 EXC gotta love the FI love the power and it's not even broken in yet.night and day compared to my old 525,as it well should be.Feels as...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Thanks bro sounds more like it.What do you know...

Thanks bro sounds more like it.What do you know about getting a brand new 2013 and no OM,little frustrating,but I guess I will get over it when i take my first test ride this weekend!Anyone have a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
[QUOTE=harcus;19058088]The 2012 OM calls it a...

[QUOTE=harcus;19058088]The 2012 OM calls it a "Nut, rear sprocket screw"...M8...25.8 ft lb :D[/QUOTE

thx harcus but with all due respect sounds like the rear sprocket bolts? as the counter shaft...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2012, 03:28 PM
Replies: 7,106
Views: 1,365,768
Posted By pitbull doug
Hey guys just picked up my 2013 500 exc out here...

Hey guys just picked up my 2013 500 exc out here in calif and they shipped so early out here they(ktm) forgot to send the owners manual,guess they beat the presses?So Im changing my gearing to 14/50...
Forum: Equipment 06-29-2011, 09:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,813
Posted By pitbull doug
I had a RC reg 1pc suit too,but ended up selling...

I had a RC reg 1pc suit too,but ended up selling it as it was just too hot here in So cal 4 months a year in my riding region 90-100 degrees,liked the suit but you just get too hot when it's over...
Forum: Thumpers 06-14-2011, 05:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,322
Posted By pitbull doug
On a slight tangent here regarding Batteries I...

On a slight tangent here regarding Batteries I had a new Yuasa roughly a year and it seems failed this last weekend,won't take a charge!So any other suggestions from other 640adv owners on other...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2011, 08:20 PM
Replies: 618
Views: 198,578
Posted By pitbull doug
Thought id chime in here,poppy season high desert...

Thought id chime in here,poppy season high desert calif.flowers almost match ktm orange!


http://i61.photobucket.com/albums/h48/pitbulldoug/IMG_1986.jpg

Another high desert shot around...
Forum: Racing 12-18-2010, 12:43 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 21,944
Posted By pitbull doug
Sadly I found out about Desmonds Passing this...

Sadly I found out about Desmonds Passing this morning regretfully.I grew up with Des but have not run into him in the past 20 or so yrs.The last time I went riding with Des was in the mid eighties...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2010, 07:49 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,716
Posted By pitbull doug
Also I would personally hold onto all the extra...

Also I would personally hold onto all the extra OEM parts in case the gestapo comes to your state soon,cuz they are infiltrating calif big time.Back on topic here,I would check the carb myself and...
Forum: Trials 10-28-2010, 07:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 12,481
Posted By pitbull doug
Have'nt posted in a while heres my other trail...

Have'nt posted in a while heres my other trail bike and it goes real good.Ride 30 mile loops with extra gas in my pack.(MSR) bottles.a couple of picts here.
...
Forum: Trials 12-09-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 338
Views: 87,255
Posted By pitbull doug
Heres a couple of shots from cali desert area ...

Heres a couple of shots from cali desert area
http://i61.photobucket.com/albums/h48/pitbulldoug/IMG_1660.jpg?t=1260418163
My 06 Monty...
Forum: Racing 06-04-2009, 07:36 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 86,030
Posted By pitbull doug
Well there goes my hopes of KTM producing a FI...

Well there goes my hopes of KTM producing a FI 690 adventure in the U.S. I bet.The ASO sucks,but look were they are from,no surprise eh!Used to look forward to the dakar in january,not now.first they...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,479
Posted By pitbull doug
Yep have to aggree with Laramie I have the Akro...

Yep have to aggree with Laramie I have the Akro on my 06 640 adv with the insert in and that sucker was pretty darn reasonable soundwise with it.Unfortunately with fire season in so cal is upon us...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2009, 07:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,396
Posted By pitbull doug
Many good points here,however riding trials bikes...

Many good points here,however riding trials bikes does not mean that you have to do crazy stuff and hurt yourself! In fact just cruising balancing turning circles without dabbing is entertaining.To...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2009, 08:45 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,396
Posted By pitbull doug
I got mine last year and am having a blast on it...

I got mine last year and am having a blast on it riding around my property and short 20-25 mile trail rides.Now I ask myself why I did not have one years ago.A nice technical 25 mile trail ride will...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2009, 07:35 AM
Replies: 1,737
Views: 281,745
Posted By pitbull doug
Laramie props on the BST bible thread,excellent!...

Laramie props on the BST bible thread,excellent! Nice you took the time and beer of course to start this thread,great detail as well.Just been lurking on ADV rider lately and came accross the...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2009, 08:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,636
Posted By pitbull doug
Yes that is my problem with my stich,here in So...

Yes that is my problem with my stich,here in So Cal desert was just too friggin hot 4-5 months the year,also the stich is pretty heavy as well,however is excellent build quality/protection.I just...
Forum: Equipment 03-10-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 37,584
Posted By pitbull doug
Well I just got mine 3XXL 5' 9' 225 after sending...

Well I just got mine 3XXL 5' 9' 225 after sending back my 2XXL too tight in my gut (Beer).It's at the local canvas shop getting the legs shortened up.First off, Goes off and on real easy.It aint no...
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2009, 07:45 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 27,599
Posted By pitbull doug
I have the same one,works well and is light and...

I have the same one,works well and is light and compact.Had mine for over 5 years still going strong! thumbs up,Keep it simple!
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2009, 07:26 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,595
Posted By pitbull doug
Yep good idea with the tape.I also every time I...

Yep good idea with the tape.I also every time I go for a ride check that bolt one of the tops on my bolt check list! Not the best design.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 02-14-2009, 01:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,422
Posted By pitbull doug
I got the plastic touratech ram mount and it...

I got the plastic touratech ram mount and it works decent roughed it up on a few occasions, hammered woops etc and its still in one piece!I use a zip tie or a piece of line to make a backup leash to...
Forum: Equipment 02-06-2009, 03:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By pitbull doug
Thanks nice looking suit,but the price ouch $1000...

Thanks nice looking suit,but the price ouch $1000 man thats crazy.The aerostich are less than that.From the photo it doesn't look like as nearly as good as suit as the roadcrafter,but like I said...
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