ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 39 of 39
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: chinchinete
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 559
Posted By chinchinete
They're gone. Do change them. Sent...

They're gone. Do change them.


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-01-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,625
Posted By chinchinete
I have two 800 rotaxs: GS and R. One off-road and...

I have two 800 rotaxs: GS and R. One off-road and the other is a commuter. But again, I'm thinking on adding a NineT. [emoji23][emoji23][emoji23]


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-28-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Stuck Rear Brake Slider

Update: after trying in vain many things at home, I took it to a friend's workshop. A professional heat gun, a hammer and lots of lube did the job (cursing and praying helped a lot for sure). The guy...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-20-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Stuck Rear Brake Slider

Reaver gave me some inspiration to drill-tap-and seal. [emoji51]Unfortunately it did not go as expected:http://i.imgur.com/Qqn4O4N.jpg
Pangit: you won a beer!
Now the questions is if I have to take...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-18-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Pangit, I'll do that for i have given up. Do you...

Pangit, I'll do that for i have given up. Do you know if we can source the pin, say in KTM??


Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-17-2014, 04:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Thanks JRWooden and Mtl-biker: I'll try to get...

Thanks JRWooden and Mtl-biker: I'll try to get hold of one of those products, the dielectric grease is know to me because if LT snider suggestion. Torch did not work and I ran out of gas...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-17-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Mtl-biker. Please do let me know the grease you...

Mtl-biker. Please do let me know the grease you used. Mine is so stuck that I have been spraying it for 3 days. Torch is here to help, if it doesn't work, I'll drill the hole. I plan on looking at...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-16-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
It seems I am basically fuct. I'll give the torch...

It seems I am basically fuct. I'll give the torch a try anyway and let you know. I have not tried this because I did not want to mess with a torch and the gas tank above [emoji95]! Thanks for the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-16-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,630
Posted By chinchinete
Stuck Rear Brake Slider

Well, after trying most of the solutions to free sliders, I am tempted to drill a hole in the base and then apply mighty wd40 or similar.

324173

Has someone done something similar? Pros and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-25-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
Thanks JRWooden, here it is: How many miles...

Thanks JRWooden, here it is:

How many miles do you have on the bike? 42300
How did you check/measure the wear? Joelishly:D:

"3: A stretched chain is easy to hear as initially it won't happen...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-04-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,084
Views: 139,234
Posted By chinchinete
Check this...

Check this http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=685465 ad re read this whole load of info. There is plenty of tech info on both.

Cheers.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-04-2013, 08:39 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
Installed

I've just finished reinstalling the stator. Everything back to normal: 14.20 at idle :clap. Sparkbright Volt monitor is happy again.
Well, if you happen to have a bad stator on your way to South...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-04-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
They told me over 200 C. In fact, they complained...

They told me over 200 C. In fact, they complained because they consider the problem is due to that, that is, weak wires.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-02-2013, 08:14 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
Rewound Stator

Sure... Sorry about the late reply. I was visiting Nicaragua for the weekend. It was hot there Reaver, around 80 F...man, what a sick weather!!!!!:rofl
I agree though, shoveling snow is not my...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-27-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
Imperiales

Doce imperial por favor, para empezar!:clap

How'd you make out on that stator?

Local shop. I hope it works. I let you know once I reinstall the stator, so far it looks...different. They...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-25-2013, 03:06 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
OK. Let's say you bring the spares and I'll get...

OK. Let's say you bring the spares and I'll get the beers.:lol3
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-17-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 191
Views: 30,547
Posted By chinchinete
Jack THE guy

Well, it seems it is my turn to suffer from stator maladies. 2010 F800gs, 42K miles. After reading most of the threads about it, I decided on following the procedures Jack (www.roadstercycle.com )...
Forum: Ride reports 09-03-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 24,046
Posted By chinchinete
Thumb Grumpy in Santa Ana

Today, while visiting the triumph dealer in Costa Rica, I bumped into Grumpy. What a great guy!!!!! He even had time to lube my chain :D. Sadly, I did not know he was in the country beforehand and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-17-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,271
Posted By chinchinete
Part Number

Suffering this malady.:hair
Just in case, this is the part number: 61 35 7 705 247 I checked this on Bobs BMW and is @ $38.83.

Ill let you know what the price here in Costa Rica is, in case...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-03-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 10,883
Posted By chinchinete
Way to go

Thanks for sharing. I've just returned home from an evil hill climbing (evil for me, of course) of loose rocks and gravels on my F8, I almost fainted in the process, now I can not imagine how you...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-26-2013, 10:38 AM
Replies: 183
Views: 42,330
Posted By chinchinete
Smith Dual Density

Thanks to all inmates for posting tips and tricks. I was able to use some Smith Dual Density Moto Grips las t weekend. I ended up using lots of alcohol for me :huh and my grips. 20 minutes later they...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-17-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 18,157
Posted By chinchinete
Big Hurray!!

Thanks Oso Blanco and the rest for posting this DIY. Getting the lower bearing was a bitch: the two holes did not work and end up using Oso Blanco's chisel technique :evil. Used NSK HR 320/28 XJ at...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-10-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 395
Views: 158,145
Posted By chinchinete
Wicked Interesting option

Isaac004: I don't want to spend $100 either. Could you elaborate on the wiring, instaling and things you ordered? I like your set up and would like to have something similar.
Forum: Ride reports 01-15-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,312,998
Posted By chinchinete
Cool2 Pure PoMo Literature

I am marvelled at this narrative. This is very addictive and has all the elements of a Postmodern novel. It does ROCK!! Go on!!!!
Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 231
Views: 89,207
Posted By chinchinete
Real Motorcycling

Thanks, dude: You all have shown me the real spirit of adventure in motorcycling. SWEEEEEET.
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,312,998
Posted By chinchinete
Klim Traverse

Beemster ...Great!!! I wish I could say so:lol3:lol3

BTW, I noticed you are using the Traverse Jacket. Are the pants Traverse or Dakar? So far that jacket is optimal (almost perfect) for my riding...
Forum: Ride reports 11-26-2012, 08:17 AM
Replies: 4,877
Views: 3,312,998
Posted By chinchinete
"Here Beemster confessed .... she was absolutely...

"Here Beemster confessed .... she was absolutely petrified of water crossings.!"

Charge on, Beemster, I am as petrified as you are when river crossings show. :clap .

Thanks for the RR
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-16-2012, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 199,429
Posted By chinchinete
After 18K miles mine gave up in the middle of a...

After 18K miles mine gave up in the middle of a trip. Took the wheel to the dealer (Costa Rica) and I was encouraged too. He checked the international warranty for I bought it in NH, USA. Everything...
Forum: Americas 12-13-2011, 11:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,297
Posted By chinchinete
Sure we'll call. We hope to be in SF around next...

Sure we'll call. We hope to be in SF around next Monday or Tuesday.:evil
Forum: Americas 12-13-2011, 10:59 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,297
Posted By chinchinete
I live in CR. If you make it there and need some...

I live in CR. If you make it there and need some help, just send me an email.
Forum: Americas 12-10-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,297
Posted By chinchinete
Baja to CR

My wife and I are doing two up . Hope to be in Baja Jan 3-5 then head down to DF, Belice and Costa Ricsa. In fact, we are uhauling our bike to San Frnacisco next friday 16th. Then continue down on...
Forum: Americas 12-10-2011, 12:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,900
Posted By chinchinete
CR storage

Drop me a line if you need storage space downtown San Jose or Atenas. You could leave your bike in one of my places. I am going south next Friday:evil. I hope to cross Mexicali Jan 02 and arrive home...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-13-2011, 10:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,250
Posted By chinchinete
++1 Montana. I ended up getting the registration...

++1 Montana. I ended up getting the registration there. People are awesome!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-05-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 329
Posted By chinchinete
Motorcycle Storage

Hey, I am considering leaving my bike at a parking or storage place for 2 months (Nov & Dec) in Redding or somewhere near (50 miles). I am looking for a cheap and safe place, I know is not the best...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-25-2011, 12:04 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 435
Posted By chinchinete
Hey Oregon, I need some help.

Hi inmates.
Short story: I just finished a coast to coast trip. Next, I am going to move to Central America. The thing is that my temporary plates are about to expire. Ergo, I just need to register...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-14-2011, 12:05 AM
Replies: 169
Views: 82,800
Posted By chinchinete
Yellowstone

A week ago
Forum: Americas 03-31-2011, 11:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By chinchinete
Awesome!!! Great support..., that kind of advice...

Awesome!!! Great support..., that kind of advice is what i need. I,m taking notes. BTW, what kind of tools should I get? I was planning 2 weeks but 1 would be OK. $40 sounds good for place to rest....
Forum: Americas 03-30-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By chinchinete
Question Thanks you both. South sounds good as well, in...

Thanks you both. South sounds good as well, in fact, Yesterday I was thinking about that option. If I had those extra weeks!!.Well, I have about 2-3 weeks. In WA I`ll be at WSU from August till Dec...
Forum: Americas 03-30-2011, 11:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By chinchinete
Question East to West USA

Hi Inmates! Im planning a trip East to West (coast to coast) this coming July. My idea is getting a preowned BMW R1200GS in the DC area where my bro lives and then hit the road to Seattle/...
Showing results 1 to 39 of 39

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 01:13 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014