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Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-19-2011, 06:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By j_seguin
Finished the job today. The bike is certainly...

Finished the job today. The bike is certainly running better but I don't know if the noise it's making now is normal valve noise (there wasn't any before since there wasn't any clearance) or...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-11-2011, 07:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By j_seguin
Well I pulled the thing apart today and measured...

Well I pulled the thing apart today and measured the clearance... Unless I did it wrong there is none which would possibly explain why the bike doesn't like to idle.

Where would I get shims in the...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-04-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By j_seguin
Thanks for the advice fellas, guess I'll give it...

Thanks for the advice fellas, guess I'll give it a shot... maybe next weekend.
Forum: Ride reports 06-03-2011, 08:59 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
Yeah he's photoshopped... I forget why but he...

Yeah he's photoshopped... I forget why but he explained it somewhere.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 06-03-2011, 08:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,108
Posted By j_seguin
Anyone Want to Help a Noob With A Valve Adjustment?

I've got a 1980 KZ750 LTD and I would like to learn how to adjust the valves. I can handle a screw type adjustment but this bike is shim under bucket and after reading the factory repair manual it...
Forum: Ride reports 12-11-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,363
Views: 537,646
Posted By j_seguin
I've had a similar problem before when water...

I've had a similar problem before when water would get into the plastic sleeves that cover where the leads from the battery connect to the spark plug coils. The water sits in there and shorts out...
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2010, 09:17 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 15,647
Posted By j_seguin
Still working on it eh?

Still working on it eh?
Forum: Ride reports 01-14-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 46,787
Posted By j_seguin
We didn't ride the caynon, we went up over the...

We didn't ride the caynon, we went up over the top of the Cordillera Negra which was fun, but I think the canyon would have been better.
Forum: Ride reports 01-13-2010, 04:06 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 46,787
Posted By j_seguin
You actually stayed at the same hotel we did in...

You actually stayed at the same hotel we did in Caraz :lol3
Forum: Ride reports 01-13-2010, 03:03 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 46,787
Posted By j_seguin
:clap Glad you stayed in Caraz! That was one of...

:clap Glad you stayed in Caraz! That was one of my favorite stops on that trip. Looks like the weather was a bit nicer for you guys when you headed up into the national park. That pass was...
Forum: Americas 01-13-2010, 02:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By j_seguin
Lots of ways around the gap depending on what...

Lots of ways around the gap depending on what time of year you arive. I second Crashmaster on starting in Colombia. Central America is great and worth seeing, but its a whole lot easier to get to...
Forum: Latin America 01-13-2010, 10:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 936
Posted By j_seguin
I wouldn't mind doing that pass over again, it...

I wouldn't mind doing that pass over again, it was amazing up there.

As far as your question goes 55 mph avg is WAY too high unless you stay out of the mountains which you really can't do on that...
Forum: Americas 01-13-2010, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 600
Posted By j_seguin
People ride KLRs on dirt/pavement all the way to...

People ride KLRs on dirt/pavement all the way to Ushuaia (20,000 mile + trips) and have no problems. Both bikes will make it no problem, so it's more a question of riding style and preference.
Forum: Americas 01-13-2010, 10:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 515
Posted By j_seguin
I wouldn't plan on doing any offroad in CO at all...

I wouldn't plan on doing any offroad in CO at all that time of year. Its certainly possible, but the weather is still pretty unpredictable at that point even riding pavement could get dicey with the...
Forum: Americas 01-13-2010, 10:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 564
Posted By j_seguin
Timetable is doable, but I'd take longer if you...

Timetable is doable, but I'd take longer if you can. 2 months would be somewhat rushed without a lot of time in many places, we went from Colorado to southern Argentina and back to Buenos Aires in...
Forum: Ride reports 01-12-2010, 10:27 AM
Replies: 550
Views: 138,516
Posted By j_seguin
When we were on our way through there we heard...

When we were on our way through there we heard from someone... I forget who... that those guys fell prey to the Guatemalan justice system (the locals were sick of them so they went out and killed...
Forum: Ride reports 01-10-2010, 11:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,003
Posted By j_seguin
Check out the tent space thread, lots of people...

Check out the tent space thread, lots of people on there willing to put you up for free, and you meet a lot of great people.
Forum: Ride reports 12-21-2009, 09:06 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 25,023
Posted By j_seguin
Have a Sol on the plaza for me Ed. Good to see...

Have a Sol on the plaza for me Ed. Good to see you're back on the road again.
Forum: Latin America 10-21-2009, 11:30 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,396
Posted By j_seguin
Damn that blows. Get well soon Albert.

Damn that blows. Get well soon Albert.
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2009, 10:06 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,200
Posted By j_seguin
It's about time you guys put this up, I've been...

It's about time you guys put this up, I've been waiting!

It was a blast riding with you guys, glad you made it home safe.
Forum: Ride reports 09-01-2009, 09:08 AM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
<meta http-equiv="CONTENT-TYPE"...

<meta http-equiv="CONTENT-TYPE" content="text/html; charset=utf-8"><title></title><meta name="GENERATOR" content="OpenOffice.org 2.0 (Win32)"><meta name="AUTHOR" content="Joseph Seguin"><meta...
Forum: Ride reports 08-31-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
Here's the first part of what I'm currently...

Here's the first part of what I'm currently working on.

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Forum: Ride reports 08-31-2009, 12:50 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
Glad to hear someone is going to put it to good...

Glad to hear someone is going to put it to good use! :lol3

On another note, it's been nearly a year since we set out from the Springs, which is pretty surreal to me. At times it feels like I just...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 1,120
Views: 650,291
Posted By j_seguin
Anyone who is stupid enough to criticize her for...

Anyone who is stupid enough to criticize her for using Distanzias instead of a more dirt oriented tire is an idiot. I rode Distanzias 20,000 miles from Colorado to Argentina and rode all sorts of...
Forum: Latin America 08-14-2009, 10:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 858
Posted By j_seguin
My brother and I just used internet cafes. ...

My brother and I just used internet cafes. Sometimes it was quite frustrating, but overall you can usually find one with good internet services and get what you need uploaded. We were both glad we...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 07-16-2009, 03:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,931
Posted By j_seguin
Hey Coop, If you end up coming through the...

Hey Coop,

If you end up coming through the Springs let me know and we'll get a beer or something.

Joe
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
The mermites worked out quite well. I didn't...

The mermites worked out quite well. I didn't really have any complaints. They were very sturdy, I dropped the bike fully loaded a number of times and they only required a little bit of pounding out...
Forum: Latin America 06-11-2009, 06:39 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 5,786
Posted By j_seguin
My brother and I just completed a Colorado to...

My brother and I just completed a Colorado to Argentina trip in February. I rode a 1990 DR650 and he rode a 1990 KLR 250. The KLR was by far the better bike for the trip until we got into Ecuador. ...
Forum: Latin America 05-22-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 36,120
Posted By j_seguin
Well its looking like Ill be in Colorado around...

Well its looking like Ill be in Colorado around rally time... whether or not I have a bike again by then is another story.
Forum: Latin America 05-19-2009, 09:37 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,396
Posted By j_seguin
We had meds for seasickness when we took our...

We had meds for seasickness when we took our sailboat ride. We both still got sick, the meds made it better but it still wasn't pleasant.... especially when you had to go below decks to cook a meal...
Forum: Latin America 05-18-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,396
Posted By j_seguin
www.hostelwunderbar.com for sail boat info.

www.hostelwunderbar.com for sail boat info.
Forum: Latin America 05-18-2009, 09:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,112
Posted By j_seguin
My brother and I stopped in there at the end of...

My brother and I stopped in there at the end of our trip. Javier certainly knows a lot, and is a great resource, but he is BEYOND laid back. If you want to use him as a resource just be prepared to...
Forum: Ride reports 05-05-2009, 03:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,261
Posted By j_seguin
That's a mighty fine looking bike you have there!...

That's a mighty fine looking bike you have there! :lol3
Forum: Latin America 04-29-2009, 07:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 542
Posted By j_seguin
Just a FYI, Javier at Dakar will want 6 months,...

Just a FYI, Javier at Dakar will want 6 months, or the entire period (if its longer than 6 months) paid in advance in cash. There isn't really a cash machine close to his place either, so make sure...
Forum: Latin America 03-16-2009, 10:30 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,682
Posted By j_seguin
Argentina is pretty much not possible unless the...

Argentina is pretty much not possible unless the person you are selling it to can meet you in no mans land between Argentina and another country.

We tried to sell ours legally in Argentina and it...
Forum: Ride reports 03-06-2009, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
Did you read Nina and Space's report?

Did you read Nina and Space's report?
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 130
Views: 21,655
Posted By j_seguin
Some great shots there Ed.

Some great shots there Ed.
Forum: Ride reports 03-01-2009, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1,529
Views: 376,813
Posted By j_seguin
Nina is right. Don't let it stop you, taking the...

Nina is right. Don't let it stop you, taking the trip not knowing a word will still be infinitely better than not taking one at all. However if you can, learn as much as possible before you go. ...
Forum: Ride reports 02-15-2009, 09:20 AM
Replies: 612
Views: 143,721
Posted By j_seguin
Glad to hear you guys made it home in one piece!

Glad to hear you guys made it home in one piece!
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2009, 09:00 PM
Replies: 612
Views: 143,721
Posted By j_seguin
Your penguin viewing area looks a lot better than...

Your penguin viewing area looks a lot better than where we went.
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