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Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2014, 06:47 AM
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Posted By wundis
oddity

Hello Big guys,

Just wanted to share an extreme oddity with my Big:

After spending an evening at the local go-kart track, I unpleasantly discovered that there was an oil leak from the left hand...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 05:49 AM
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Posted By wundis
washing k&n air filter

howdy guys,

just wanted to share my thoughts about washing the k&n air filter... as it is supposed to be rinsed from the clean side, all the dirt that is stuck inside the air filter is still...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 02:21 AM
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Posted By wundis
130?

130?
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2014, 01:57 AM
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Posted By wundis
Howdy, Well, while we are on that topic,...

Howdy,

Well, while we are on that topic, here is what the situation looks like in Lithuania:

When you buy a used BIG from abroad, you have to register it at the local registry office. It costs...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2014, 12:07 AM
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Posted By wundis
I think youre ok with the 250 xr. Ive seen people...

I think youre ok with the 250 xr. Ive seen people going to mongolia on a 125 cc bike. 600 miles on a 250 cant be that bad.
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2014, 03:45 AM
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Posted By wundis
nicely done mait, what cooler are you using? is...

nicely done mait, what cooler are you using? is it afraid of water?

the only downside is harder access to the plug :/
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2014, 05:35 AM
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Posted By wundis
have you considered putting a case...

have you considered putting a case protector-thingy (http://www.drbig.info/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6&p=6971) over the front sprocket? can't see it in the pic...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2014, 04:37 AM
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Posted By wundis
As far as I remember, you are much better off...

As far as I remember, you are much better off with using an impact wrench to undo the rotor with the puller. Otherwise you risk breaking something. The bolt, rotor, your hand, a wrench. It's so damn...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2014, 06:03 AM
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Posted By wundis
oh man. sorry to hear about your accident. ...

oh man. sorry to hear about your accident.

get better and heal up. and get the big sorted.
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2014, 04:19 AM
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Posted By wundis
Really nice job. I wish my big had a kickstarter...

Really nice job. I wish my big had a kickstarter :/, or the conversion would be simplified to covery my DYI skills.
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2013, 01:15 PM
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Posted By wundis
Ahh. PS if you lower the needles it will lower...

Ahh. PS if you lower the needles it will lower fuel/air ratio in the wrong range, so don't do that.
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2013, 01:14 PM
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Posted By wundis
Hey, just to add up on the carbie topic: ive had...

Hey, just to add up on the carbie topic: ive had lots of trouble trying to get mine working properly. It was always running rich, turned out there were many things wrong: fuel pump dodgy, float level...
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2013, 01:30 AM
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Posted By wundis
Happy birthday Stephan!

Happy birthday Stephan!
Forum: Equipment 08-12-2013, 01:10 AM
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Posted By wundis
Got the scala g9 powerset around three weeks ago,...

Got the scala g9 powerset around three weeks ago, just before our trip. And I must say I am very disappointed.

We set them up, tested, sync, upgraded firmware etc, and it was working on the first...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2013, 11:35 AM
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Posted By wundis
mait how much do you want for em?

mait how much do you want for em?
Forum: Thumpers 07-09-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 21
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Posted By wundis
I must admit this is much more interesting than...

I must admit this is much more interesting than reading Harry Potter books. And nicely illustrated too. Keep it up and best of luck with the mechanical issues.
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2013, 02:27 PM
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Posted By wundis
Have you looked at the dr750/800? You can...

Have you looked at the dr750/800?

You can set it up to be a rally bike with insane amounts of torque and power, or you can commute it nicely as it is such a pleasure to ride...
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2013, 01:24 PM
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Posted By wundis
I tried coming back home with my big, but it was...

I tried coming back home with my big, but it was running so poorly - it was such a challenge, and I had plans to get away for the weekend...

Anyhow, eventually I got back, pulling the choke on/off...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2013, 11:21 PM
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Posted By wundis
I've been commuting with the Big for the last...

I've been commuting with the Big for the last couple of weeks, hadnt had the time to open up the carbs again but I think the moment has come to do it. Today after riding to work and during a short...
Forum: Thumpers 06-17-2013, 06:01 AM
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Posted By wundis
well I think it's gonna be worth the money....

well I think it's gonna be worth the money. unless the engine is all messed up. its still gonna be worth it, but youll have to put in money to get it running nicely.
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2013, 05:54 AM
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Posted By wundis
Well, float level is still a mistery to me. It is...

Well, float level is still a mistery to me. It is set correctly right now, I've got 0 everywhere, however the way they are set is unsatisfactory to me.

After playing with the OEM replacement...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2013, 11:22 PM
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Posted By wundis
Howdy guys, A little update on my progress: ...

Howdy guys,

A little update on my progress:

Had loads of fun with the carbs on Saturday, boiled them and made a nice soup. Sprayed everything with carb cleaner and let it dry. Next morning I...
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2013, 10:26 PM
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Posted By wundis
Bambi it was me who put too much oil in there,...

Bambi it was me who put too much oil in there, gas doesn't flow into the cylinder. Thanks for the consideration though.
Forum: Thumpers 06-06-2013, 08:12 AM
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Posted By wundis
:) no, putting back the old camshaft was just...

:)
no, putting back the old camshaft was just an idea, im not going to do this, since as i said it being restored will eat my brand new rockers.

its running on new camshaft now, and runs pretty...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 02:56 PM
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Posted By wundis
ok, a short update: i've retimed the...

ok, a short update:

i've retimed the camshaft after turning the rotor 360 degrees (out of 720 obviously), just so it would sit in a different spot of the camchain, realigned the markings, and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 06:43 AM
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Posted By wundis
ok, I'll check the choke cable too. being a short...

ok, I'll check the choke cable too. being a short job to check the CDI and the choke cable, do you guys have any ideas what to look for next?
Check valve clearances for the 17th time? Put back the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2013, 04:51 AM
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Posted By wundis
OK rob, i'll try my brothers CDI unit tonight. ...

OK rob, i'll try my brothers CDI unit tonight.

PS I went through the old pictures of disassembly, here is what the markings looked like prior to me messing around with the engine:...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 11:50 AM
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Posted By wundis
Ladder you did oil your K&N filter, right? ...

Ladder you did oil your K&N filter, right?

Ok here we go. I've done what robmoto was telling me to - rotated the rotor, checked where the pin goes - naturally, it remains in place if you turn the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 06:35 AM
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Posted By wundis
Guys, no matter how much I like maits (or...

Guys, no matter how much I like maits (or Stefans) work, can you explain to me what's wrong with using a k&n airfilter instead of DIY stuff? Still not enough air?
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 05:27 AM
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Posted By wundis
:clap So just to be sure, you want me to put...

:clap

So just to be sure, you want me to put it on the "real" TDC (of the compression stroke), and rotate the rotor 1 turn (anti clockwise), and after the turn check if the cam sprocket has...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 04:31 AM
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Posted By wundis
Ok bluesman, thanks. Noted. As for the...

Ok bluesman, thanks. Noted.

As for the wunderosa kit... it's a snowmobile kit :) but hey, it's allready in - if it breaks it breaks. The membrane that was inside was a DIY construction, most...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 04:27 AM
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Posted By wundis
OK spen, noted, will re-check and align the...

OK spen, noted, will re-check and align the camshaft this way. As the term "slack" is somewhat relative, i'm going to refer to the manual regarding the camchain length - it is 1 mm to limit.

...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 01:37 AM
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Posted By wundis
OK, to be honest I do not remember how I aligned...

OK, to be honest I do not remember how I aligned them - with the tensioner off or on. I must inspect this part.
Another tircky bit, if I turn "off" the tensioner, the chain is going to be slack....
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2013, 01:19 AM
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Posted By wundis
Thanks for the reply. Blues, mait, are you guys...

Thanks for the reply. Blues, mait, are you guys sure SR43A cdi would make no difference? Has anyone tried replacing just the camshaft to the non limited version on a SR43B? SR42 is a different story...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2013, 02:17 PM
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Posted By wundis
mait, you're doing an amazing job with the Big....

mait, you're doing an amazing job with the Big. its a pleasure to read.

coming back to my problems...

started my brother's big with his carbs - everything works great. removed his carbs, and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-02-2013, 01:38 PM
Replies: 16,069
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Posted By wundis
Thanks Rob, it seems that I will have to borrow...

Thanks Rob, it seems that I will have to borrow the carbs off my brothers SR43B :ear

Could sealing the exhaust be causing any of my problems? The laser produro was all loose around the connectors,...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2013, 11:29 PM
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Posted By wundis
http://img62.imageshack.us/img62/8575/201305082305...

http://img62.imageshack.us/img62/8575/20130508230550.jpg
that's how it was prior to completing assembly with rotor at tdc mark. i think if it turn it by 1 tooth, i would have the same angle between...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2013, 02:49 PM
Replies: 16,069
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Posted By wundis
carb issues

guys, I need further advice :/

While waiting for my fuel pump membranes to arrive, i am trying to make my BIG work without a functioning pump. but i'm having issues with overly rich mixture...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2013, 12:28 AM
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Posted By wundis
nonono, needle valve and seat are original suzuki...

nonono, needle valve and seat are original suzuki parts. i was only tight when i connected my temporary tank to the fuel pump, rather than directly into the carb :)

the bike has been standing...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 16,069
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Posted By wundis
hehe :) of course the solution was...

hehe :)

of course the solution was collective, without you guys i'd probably be still crying in the garage. the amount of information with regards to fixing bigs is huge in here, plus drbig.info,...
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