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Forum: Australia 04-15-2015, 04:53 AM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 103,040
Posted By BIGCOD
um Im working on that still...... I now have a...

um Im working on that still...... I now have a broken knee though, a little scratch on my knee got infected and swelled up like a grapefruit!! Few days of work and its slowly getting better but no...
Forum: Australia 04-15-2015, 04:27 AM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 103,040
Posted By BIGCOD
KTM is awesome

That's good news sounds like it will be fixed in no time!! It goes pretty fast on Dundee beach and in the dirt podge :wink:

it'll be good to get out adventuring again! but.......
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Forum: Australia 04-14-2015, 04:52 AM
Replies: 1,375
Views: 103,040
Posted By BIGCOD
Yeah get a KTM......those things are fast! and...

Yeah get a KTM......those things are fast! and reliable :wink:
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-02-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,985
Posted By BIGCOD
thanks for the info guys, as soon as I can get...

thanks for the info guys, as soon as I can get the bike to run I'll test the output of the R/R. I need an ecu for the bike to run properly because at the moment it blows the main fuse straight away!...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-28-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,985
Posted By BIGCOD
^^^^Great info cy!!

Thanks for your input cy, you obviously know a lot about these type of batteries and electrics which is what I'm after. The model number for the battery is AC4-LFP14H-BS SSB Powersport ultralight....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-28-2014, 03:42 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,985
Posted By BIGCOD
when I first put the battery in it would light up...

when I first put the battery in it would light up the display etc but not enough to turn the motor over at all. I charged the battery for only a short time then re installed the battery and it...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-28-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,985
Posted By BIGCOD
fried ecu.....

Hmmm yes it does sound pretty unusual doesn't it but then again it is an electrical fault lol. :pope

The sparky has fault checked the whole wiring loam and decided that the fault lies with the ecu...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-27-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,985
Posted By BIGCOD
KTM 990 ECU fried by faulty battery.....

Apparently my Ecu has been fried after I fitted a lithium battery that was faulty...:kboom
Does anyone know where I can get a replacement ecu for a 2008 990 ADV with abs?

Any help would be...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-01-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 752
Posted By BIGCOD
wiring update

I checked the wire near the crash bars and its all good with no crimping! I'll get my mechanic to fault find the electrics using the supplied wiring diagram and I think its probably a blown relay...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-30-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 752
Posted By BIGCOD
Awesome work guys!!!

Thanks for the link to the wiring diagrams :clap I can now start looking as I don't want to waste a lot of time testing everything!! I replaced the battery and that caused the battery to over heat...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-30-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 752
Posted By BIGCOD
990 08 Wiring Diagram, blowing fuses

Does a wiring diagram for these bikes actually exist??? :wink:
I have tried a number of sources but still cant find one!! If someone had one or knew where to find one it would be greatly appreciated...
Forum: Australia 05-11-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,875
Posted By BIGCOD
Both :evil

Both :evil
Forum: Australia 05-11-2014, 05:28 AM
Replies: 3,524
Views: 351,296
Posted By BIGCOD
Crash bars

+1 for crash bars!! they are awesome! No wider than your boots and have saved my bike many a time lol plus they are handy for pulling the bike out of mud bogs etc. Mine is fully crash proof with bars...
Forum: Australia 05-11-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,875
Posted By BIGCOD
Fu#king nice bike mate!! Now you can keep up with...

Fu#king nice bike mate!! Now you can keep up with Jav lol. Will have to catch up for a ride sometime. I was out at Gunn point today with a hot blonde on the back lol. it was a good ride :wink:
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-30-2014, 02:18 AM
Replies: 12,199
Views: 2,740,522
Posted By BIGCOD
Oil Change today

Stripped the bike down and changed the oil and filter today, It took 3.5hrs from woah to go! I cleaned a lot of parts while I was at it and found a fuel leak in the line that joins the 2 tanks so...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-17-2014, 09:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 939
Posted By BIGCOD
Try reading "Zen and the art of motorcycle...

Try reading "Zen and the art of motorcycle maintinance" it may help....:rofl
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 04-05-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,931
Posted By BIGCOD
great videos!!!

thanks for the updates guys, its been awhile........... good to see your enjoying your trip and having fun! Was interesting to see your video in Darwin, Ive been to all those places and its great to...
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 04:11 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 7,012
Posted By BIGCOD
Awesum effort mate!!

that's a great story mate and shows what these bikes are capable of!! Im up to 46k now on a 08 990, still along long way to go too 100k......
Keep up the great riding and bang out another 100k! ...
Forum: Australia 02-15-2014, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 662
Posted By BIGCOD
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Australia 02-15-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,316
Posted By BIGCOD
Get to tha chopper!!!!

one of the best things I heard on here (it was in the angry wife thread lol) was to ring a chopper service near where your riding and arrange a pickup if everything goes tits up! Arrange the fee...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 02-05-2014, 05:17 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 16,931
Posted By BIGCOD
Looks like an awesum trip guys!!!! Enjoy it...

Looks like an awesum trip guys!!!!
Enjoy it and good luck :freaky
Forum: Photos 01-31-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 11,385
Views: 3,923,863
Posted By BIGCOD
ola

:freaky

Nice photo Bro!!! How is the adventure riding in Brasil??
Forum: Australia 01-25-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,335
Posted By BIGCOD
What a legend bulldust!!!!!:clap:clap I have...

What a legend bulldust!!!!!:clap:clap
I have been thinking of doing the same thing but just waiting for the right opportunity.
Remember its just someone's "opinion" until it goes to court then an...
Forum: Australia 01-17-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,496
Posted By BIGCOD
Great service here

Revzilla is a top online store for all your gear and accessories with great prices.....

http://www.revzilla.com/sportbike-gear
Forum: Australia 01-12-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 575
Posted By BIGCOD
Awesome!!!

:huh:eek1:huh:eek1:huh:eek1 There has to be a RR about this trip!!!!!!!
Sounds like an epic trip! prob only affordable for bm riders though :rofl
Forum: Australia 01-11-2014, 06:07 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 8,496
Posted By BIGCOD
Too True!

This is how bike shops used to be, some still are...... I used to love going in on a Friday after work for a few beers and talking shite with the other guys. Always brought from the shop just went on...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2013, 05:49 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 14,064
Posted By BIGCOD
fishin and ridin

Heres my latest set up that I just use for short trips around town so far.

http://i1258.photobucket.com/albums/ii535/bigcod2012/DSC03551_zps3c622a4c.jpg

I mounted my rod holder from the old...
Forum: Photos 12-01-2013, 06:39 PM
Replies: 8,552
Views: 8,473,244
Posted By BIGCOD
Sunset in the outback

Nothing like having a cold beer at sunset after a hard day riding in the outback with the gf.

http://i1258.photobucket.com/albums/ii535/bigcod2012/DSC03521_zps40a8c63b.jpg
Forum: Australia 11-20-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,378
Posted By BIGCOD
Ive ridden with a DOT helmet for years and never...

Ive ridden with a DOT helmet for years and never had a problem! Been pulled over a few times too and even by motorcycle cops and never been checked.

The helmet is great and protects my head...
Forum: Australia 11-19-2013, 12:13 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,574
Posted By BIGCOD
Container sheds

Heres one I build on my forestry block a few years ago, its a 20 ft "furniture grade" container on 150mm of gravel for drainage and to prevent rust then I joined it to an old railway railway smoko...
Forum: Racing 11-10-2013, 03:29 AM
Replies: 199
Views: 17,048
Posted By BIGCOD
Moto 3 was an incredible race!!! Im backing...

Moto 3 was an incredible race!!! Im backing Marquez for the gp but its going to be a great race!!!:D The crowd is massive and their right into it so it will be a classic race I feel.......Imagine...
Forum: Australia 11-10-2013, 03:22 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,862
Posted By BIGCOD
Bike shorts

I don't like them!! Its so fu*king hot up here and you sweat a lot especially with the humidity so bike shorts just make you hotter and its no good for the boys ! :evil I get more comfort without...
Forum: Australia 11-08-2013, 06:05 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,663
Posted By BIGCOD
yeah id help if able too. There are other...

yeah id help if able too. There are other "helpful" people up here too so im sure we could sort something out :freaky
Forum: Australia 11-08-2013, 05:34 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 8,663
Posted By BIGCOD
:thumb This is a great idea for a thread and...

:thumb This is a great idea for a thread and will be very useful to a lot of members!! No one comes up to the NT to buy anything as its so bloody expensive!!! But there are ppl here who'd help if...
Forum: Australia 11-05-2013, 03:27 AM
Replies: 3,182
Views: 615,126
Posted By BIGCOD
http://vimeo.com/78117232 Check out this...

http://vimeo.com/78117232

Check out this new zombie apocalypse clip from icon

P.S How do you get the clips to show up on here?? I cant work it out!! :becca
Forum: Australia 10-22-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,648
Posted By BIGCOD
^^^^ Thats classic!

Great pic above!!!! Do you think we should post it in the Simpson thread???? Ahahahha :lol3
Forum: Australia 10-18-2013, 07:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,317
Posted By BIGCOD
2 or 4 wheels

Even 4 wheel accidents are counted as motorcycle accidents!!!!
Most work related farm bike/ quad accidents are counted as motorcycle accidents as well.

The reporting of these "accidents" in...
Forum: Australia 10-17-2013, 12:01 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,522
Posted By BIGCOD
Klim

Klim vented sock is the only one to use up here when its so bloody hot!!!
They seem to stand up to the punishment pretty good too.
Forum: Racing 10-13-2013, 03:44 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 15,647
Posted By BIGCOD
Wow just about everyone likes redding don't they!...

Wow just about everyone likes redding don't they! Bad Bad crash and it didn't look good but glad everyone is ok at this stage :thumb
Redding..........and everyone else will just have to go hard...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 08-27-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,783
Posted By BIGCOD
Nice work Pete, Airlie Beach what a great place...

Nice work Pete, Airlie Beach what a great place aye! :freaky
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