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Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 786
Posted By zugy
Base gasket

On my adv 640 it leaked on the base. As seated left front corner. I used the steel gasket you have a fiber one pictured, but I think I used Suzuki bond on the base. Very expensive tube. I just didn't...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-15-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By zugy
http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Jacumba-Lounge/3...

http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Jacumba-Lounge/326960824003134
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 10-13-2012, 11:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 593
Posted By zugy
The Jacumba Lounge in "Jacumba Hot Springs, California

Come see what is new in Jacumba !

See us on Facebook too.

Hours 6:00 A.M. to 10:00 P.M.

Best Burgers and Fresh frys in the east County. Only Espresso within 35 miles!
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2011, 01:29 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,396
Posted By zugy
I think you may be able pick up a used 03' or...

I think you may be able pick up a used 03' or newer complete engine cheap. I wouldn't waste my money on parts when the lower end is inferior.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2011, 09:45 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,127
Posted By zugy
New Stator installed and still de-charges in just...

New Stator installed and still de-charges in just a 10 mile ride. Fuck. Shop diagnosis was wrong. Maybe the battery is faulty. I see a thread on a similar charging issue, so I will do the testing...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-03-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,127
Posted By zugy
Don't get it..

I pulled the stator and nothing looks bad. Drained the oil and I found a small amount of copper in the oil tank screen. The rotor looks fine and bolts are tight too...The thing is I heard a whinning...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-27-2011, 01:48 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,127
Posted By zugy
2007 990 S with 4,100 miles

Wow what a mess you had there.....I better do a tear down first....Found instructions....

http://cpmodem.smugmug.com/gallery/2439722_nemt7#70503211_4WRXr-A-LB


...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-25-2011, 08:47 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,127
Posted By zugy
Warranty

You would think this would be covered under warranty. Mine just went out same deal....bolts loose. Maybe got hot and loosened the lock adhesive. Gary or Germany will be getting a call.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-15-2011, 11:10 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,227
Posted By zugy
Question Anyone have reliable facts on the suspension?...

Anyone have reliable facts on the suspension? Compared to the 990S....
Forum: Orange Crush 11-13-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 20,383
Posted By zugy
snatchyness

I have the Akrapovic mufflers (baffles out) and the Akra map... When I do the 15 minute cold idle (re-map) it does smooth out the initial throttle response. It rides great as long as I ride easy, but...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-02-2009, 09:55 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,491
Posted By zugy
I have been wondering about this on the new 690...

I have been wondering about this on the new 690 KTM. I got used to using the clutch more often on my 990 but never thought of carbs on this one. Is it as responsive and powerful as the FI? I like to...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-30-2009, 09:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,605
Posted By zugy
I love the stock tires. I thought these have...

I love the stock tires. I thought these have great stickyness.

I will try the TKC 80's on my next skins. I hear these are the best for all riding.


I have a set of rally raids now. Careful on...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-26-2008, 03:15 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 25,428
Posted By zugy
2X2 electric hybrid, I want one! Looks like they...

2X2 electric hybrid, I want one! Looks like they have been working on this idea for about ten years. Brilliant. Maybe the 1190 will come with that option.
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2008, 07:24 AM
Replies: 7,090
Views: 3,247,774
Posted By zugy
Asian pursuasian

This is an incredible presentation! Nice Model too. :clap Thanks Striking Viking!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-15-2008, 09:18 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 34,411
Posted By zugy
I live in the Beach. The atmosphere changes A...

I live in the Beach. The atmosphere changes A LOT. I do the Idle only to 2 Bars now, seems to make it run smooth. I do hear adjustments. Sometimes its very froggy and cold, then the same day it's...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2008, 09:39 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 913
Posted By zugy
Standing up off-road knees bent. I'm 6'3" I found...

Standing up off-road knees bent. I'm 6'3" I found myself more forward even over the bars, except when dropping off, jumps or downhill then I'm way back. Sitting too far back look dorky too. :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 5,856
Posted By zugy
no problem

The breather goes to the frame and back out to the air box. Some people say that oil gets in there from overfilling the crankcase. From my experience it is the high rpm's for long periods that...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-06-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 34,411
Posted By zugy
Akra map only...

I had the Akras put on with the Akra map. Baffels in. Basically no performance difference than stock Cans.

Took out the Baffels, stiil Akra map, 15 minute idle, heard 4 adjustments, fuckin' rips...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2008, 08:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 558
Posted By zugy
05' Adv 640 SXC Sparky fitment

I recall I just used one aluminum piece off the Adv parts. It worked for me fine. It was at a different angle 'looked short' but worked fine. Kinda about 30 degree angle. Once you tighten everything...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-24-2008, 11:05 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,732
Posted By zugy
I have an 07' adv 990 s. I bought the...

I have an 07' adv 990 s.

I bought the Akra's. If I was to do it all over again I would just do the Black FMF's. Best all around muffler.
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2008, 09:36 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,508
Posted By zugy
I had the same injuries to my SXC. I had a friend...

I had the same injuries to my SXC. I had a friend at a machine shop press the rivets in the Loose. I bought the Loose, 6 rubber dampners, and 7 rivets one extra. The whole deal including the weld job...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2008, 10:00 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,123
Posted By zugy
I know I don't dig it either....but I don't want...

I know I don't dig it either....but I don't want to be bothered or stopped and sweat the chance of causing a fire too.

The change in power is due to the restriction of the Spark arrestor...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2008, 05:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,123
Posted By zugy
I just added the FMF spark arrestor shadetree...

I just added the FMF spark arrestor shadetree setup. A lot Less power but safe now. Quieter too. Thanks FMF! and Shadetree!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-05-2008, 06:05 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,856
Posted By zugy
38 on Stock cans. 22 Akras and map. No...

38 on Stock cans. 22 Akras and map. No fluxuation. Generally Sea level.
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2008, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 490
Posted By zugy
Moose racing make a good steel one and cheap....

Moose racing make a good steel one and cheap. What I like about it is it is a half notch off on teeth. Good for me cause I like my shifter a tad higher. The one I got rubs on case a bit, but not...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-23-2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,475
Posted By zugy
The Dealer didn't take out the baffels after...

The Dealer didn't take out the baffels after install and Akra map. One short ride it was apparent that there is no performance difference that the stock Mufflers. So Off with the Baffels and in the...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2008, 02:47 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,154
Posted By zugy
Fast Eddy: Am I visualizing this as: that...

Fast Eddy:

Am I visualizing this as: that some springs, the end of the coil turns inward and this is the only location of any bad clearance?
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2008, 02:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,475
Posted By zugy
I think KTM means like 'track racing', on the...

I think KTM means like 'track racing', on the "off-road use" wording.

I love the Akra's but hate the milage and range, about 110 miles. So they will be for sale soon. I'm going back to the stove...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2008, 01:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By zugy
I'm curious too

I have an S model 2007. When I come down of a jump or wheelie it feels like the stock springs are short! I feel a definate hit. Like there is a gap.
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2007, 05:32 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 15,560
Posted By zugy
braaap bike

I sould have never sold my 640 Adv. :cry That Braaap set up is tight! I love the tanks and bags too.
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 15,560
Posted By zugy
Haan wheels w/cush 18" 21"

A lot of good stuff written here. I had both bikes at the same time the 640 ADV is the better bike for stability and crussieness on the street. But if you planning on dropping the bike or are in...
Forum: Thumpers 12-06-2007, 11:15 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 20,585
Posted By zugy
Thanks loads! Everyone is wondering what it looks...

Thanks loads! Everyone is wondering what it looks like up close. That Ralley bike is refined! Keep the info coming. :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 11-12-2007, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,587
Posted By zugy
my comparison with same whipin' it up riding style.

Stock I got 38 mpg.:D

Now with Akras, baffels out and Akra Map 22 mpg. :eek1

I must admit that milage really defeats having an Adventure. I may go back to stock mufflers or baffels in Akras,...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-09-2007, 02:02 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 746
Posted By zugy
I've been running VP Street Blaze 100

More power. Still consumes a lot of fuel and no smoother on the on-off throttle issue. I'm still running stock throttle cam, will change soon. I have the Akra cans and map.
Forum: Ride reports 11-09-2007, 01:52 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,413
Posted By zugy
Thank you!

Am I seeing the KTM 690 Ralley Bike with pre-scratched graffix?

I can imagine the 690 enduro will be an excellent smooth bike.

The RC4 1190 has to be in orange.

Some really amazing bikes....
Forum: Road warriors 11-09-2007, 01:08 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 40,370
Posted By zugy
no thanks

The 990 Adv has enough power for me anywhere. :D Still I would like to ride that bike.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-07-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,594
Posted By zugy
Real downer on the Engine cases. I'll be careful...

Real downer on the Engine cases. I'll be careful about that!

Your #8 cracked me up!

Ride on! :clap
Forum: Orange Crush 11-07-2007, 08:25 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,200
Posted By zugy
was all jazzed up on the KTM grips being harder rubber

but bumbed on the heating stopping 25 mm short !

I'll do the old trusty http://www.warmnsafe.com/motorcycle_handgrips.php?PHPSESSID=919016549b287527c2aa0963bad44142

Heated gripset. Then I'll...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2007, 11:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,988
Posted By zugy
I got the SXC Sparky muffler on mine. It worked...

I got the SXC Sparky muffler on mine. It worked great. 1.1 air idle jet (hard to get to), 168 main fuel, drilled out two little holes in carb slide to about 1/8 inch (this modification from "Flanny"...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-31-2007, 11:11 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 9,597
Posted By zugy
Yes I have a very similar situation. I got the...

Yes I have a very similar situation. I got the Akrapovic put on, with the Akra Map, took out the baffels, did the 15 min idle trick, and man it was so smooth on and off throttle. Now after blasting...
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