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Forum: Some Assembly Required 09-22-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 11,769
Posted By factory
yammy stroker twin

Hi there, I am loving this red beast below....is there a build thread on this beauty? What is it based on?
Forum: Some Assembly Required 11-19-2013, 12:24 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,537
Posted By factory
XR600 build

This is great looking bike...any more info on it? Is there a build thread on ADV?
http://alexisphoto.smugmug.com/Motorcycle/i-NsR59SZ/0/M/xr_600_crd_6_detalle-M.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,700,704
Posted By factory
Hey there, what seat and type of cover is that on...

Hey there, what seat and type of cover is that on you 990?
Forum: Orange Crush 09-11-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,700,704
Posted By factory
what rear tyre is that??

Hey Dust Buster - what rear tyre is that??

http://i734.photobucket.com/albums/ww346/Frolander100/KTM%20990%20S%20Adventure%20-08/IMG_0287.jpg[/QUOTE]
Forum: Australia 08-29-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 288,741
Posted By factory
Hi All I'm look to upgrade the fork springs...

Hi All

I'm look to upgrade the fork springs on my 08 990S. I can get the springs from KTM twins for $175 shipped to Oz. Does anyone know of a competitve local supplier? I am thinking will go for...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,347
Posted By factory
This drove me nuts with the foam grips too. The...

This drove me nuts with the foam grips too. The only way I could see would be to cut the throttle side shorter but then you lose the ridge on the end. I couldnt believe how much better my bike was...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-14-2011, 05:27 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,625
Posted By factory
Looks great. One other question - I see...

Looks great.

One other question - I see your glovebox cover and lid is painted blue. How did you do that? With spray can or professionally done? How did it come out?
Forum: Australia 07-13-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 288,741
Posted By factory
My 990 S has noise coming from the rear shock,...

My 990 S has noise coming from the rear shock, sounds like it is leaking as I can hear gas escaping if that makes sense and there is alos a slight clunk as you bouce the back of the bike up and down....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2011, 02:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,223
Posted By factory
Tell me more Geek - is that a stick on product?

Tell me more Geek - is that a stick on product?
Forum: Orange Crush 06-06-2011, 06:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,223
Posted By factory
990 Adv S Glovebox Painting

I have a '07 990s Dakar (blue and orange) on which I now have a black seat. I would like to change the colour of the orange glovebox as this stands out a bit too much.

I was thinkign of either:...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2011, 04:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 12,461
Posted By factory
Hi mate - where did you get a rear for $150 - in...

Hi mate - where did you get a rear for $150 - in Oz or did you order from US?
Forum: Orange Crush 06-03-2011, 03:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By factory
Sorry I shouldn't have mentioned the spacer! The...

Sorry I shouldn't have mentioned the spacer! The distance between the sprocket and the disc is less on the 690. No way of making it work

Subsequently the spacer tube between the bearings is...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-02-2011, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By factory
No sorry the spacer is different because of the...

No sorry the spacer is different because of the different hub width
Forum: Orange Crush 05-31-2011, 03:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,363
Posted By factory
Hi, the front wheel will fit but the rear will...

Hi, the front wheel will fit but the rear will not. The 950 Hub is wider. I went through this when I chnged bikes and had some supermoto wheels. I looked throigh the parts fiche for both, which shows...
Forum: Australia 04-02-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,753
Posted By factory
So how did you transfer the sticker? I thought...

So how did you transfer the sticker? I thought that couldn't be done, I'd LOVE to know how to do this....
Forum: Australia 03-24-2011, 01:40 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 5,582
Posted By factory
07 1200gs -> 07 990 s

I had a 1200GS and now have a 990 S Adventure. The BM is smoother, better on road as expected. The KTM is way ahead on the dirt. So good on dirt you end up getting carried away on the KTM and riding...
Forum: Australia 03-08-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 288,741
Posted By factory
Battery?

Anyone got any thoughts on the best battery for a 990?
Forum: Orange Crush 03-06-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,700,704
Posted By factory
It's from a guy who does custom seats in...

It's from a guy who does custom seats in Melbourne Aust.

<CITE>www.australiancumfymotorcycleseats.com.au/ (http://www.australiancumfymotorcycleseats.com.au/) </CITE>
Forum: Orange Crush 03-06-2011, 01:47 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 42,476
Posted By factory
Tried out my RR screen for the first time on the...

Tried out my RR screen for the first time on the weekend. It is better for me (6'2") than the standard or standard copped screen. Still not great over 100kph with lots of wind roar around ear level...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-06-2011, 01:41 AM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,700,704
Posted By factory
Pic from Sat's ride

Quick pic of my 990 from Saturday's ride through the Barrington tops NSW
<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/25904890@N08/5501917186/" title="DSC02254 by grant stubbs, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-24-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18,931
Views: 7,700,704
Posted By factory
Guard extender

Hey Sidestand what guard extender is that on your bike?

Great looking bike BTW, I have the same year and have been thinking about the GPR (have wings ATM) how do you like it?

Have you got a...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 288,741
Posted By factory
Battery

I recently bought an 07 990s, great bike but it seems the battery can only hold charge for a week or so without being on the trickle charger. Guess it must be time for a new battery, what are people...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,423
Posted By factory
They do vibe but are so far ahead of the DR in...

They do vibe but are so far ahead of the DR in all areas I wouldn't even be comparing them. SXC has competition heritage great standard suspension, strong frame, excellent wheel set, foot pegs that...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-19-2011, 01:44 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 24,979
Posted By factory
990R dash is the same as the 690, you need to cut...

990R dash is the same as the 690, you need to cut a wire to the back of the dash that locks the wheel size. You can then adjust wheel size using the mode and set buttons. I did it on my 690 and...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-17-2011, 06:49 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,584
Posted By factory
GiT Skidplate & BDCW Sidestand Mount

I have a 990S that has Blackdog Cycles side stand relocator and I am thinking about buying a GiT skid plate.

Has anyone used this combo together? I can't see why it wouldn't work but dont want to...
Forum: Australia 02-17-2011, 02:10 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,677
Posted By factory
Shed clean out

I have put a couple of 690 related items for sale in the Oz flea market, unifilter and rally raid filter kit, may be of interest to someone.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-16-2011, 05:43 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 42,476
Posted By factory
I think the carbon one was always more expensive,...

I think the carbon one was always more expensive, might have been an oversight by KTM twins. I reckon Rallye Raid would be quicker with shipping given they are KTM Twins source....
Forum: Orange Crush 02-16-2011, 04:10 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 42,476
Posted By factory
KTM Twins shipping calculator is a joke! I...

KTM Twins shipping calculator is a joke!

I bought direct from Rallye Raid in the UK. If you want to use KTM twins use a frieght forwarder I think.
Forum: Australia 02-16-2011, 02:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,248
Posted By factory
Probably a good thing if maintained. Standard LC4...

Probably a good thing if maintained. Standard LC4 engine, no counterbalancer so they vibe a lot. I think 99s have WP Extreme forks which work well but can have leaky seals.

Not as light or fast...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-16-2011, 01:15 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 42,476
Posted By factory
I ordered my carbon screen from Rallye Raid...

I ordered my carbon screen from Rallye Raid direct, great service, as usual, shipping to Oz took about a week.

Fit and shape of the screen is excellent, finish is ok. Would be better if the...
Forum: Australia 02-10-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 3,002
Views: 288,741
Posted By factory
High guard

Hi Blue - what fork protectors and high front guard is that?
Forum: Orange Crush 02-03-2011, 02:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 896
Posted By factory
Gear indicator?

Who sells the 950 gear pos. indicator?
Forum: Australia 02-02-2011, 08:56 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,677
Posted By factory
I had motard wheels on my 690 - awesome on the...

I had motard wheels on my 690 - awesome on the road.
Forum: Australia 01-31-2011, 12:45 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,677
Posted By factory
The enduro forks are leading axle off road style....

The enduro forks are leading axle off road style. SMC has road style fork bottoms, you will be able to see this in pics. Also caliper mount is very different, SMC has a radial mount caliper.

I...
Forum: Australia 01-31-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,677
Posted By factory
The two bikes are identical aside from: - forks...

The two bikes are identical aside from:
- forks
- shock
- front brake including caliper, MC disc etc
- wheels

Frame, swing arm, engine, tranny, EFI etc are all the same.

Suspension travel...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-27-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 1,661
Views: 432,683
Posted By factory
Pics of the rally raid screen

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=354787&page=35
Forum: Orange Crush 01-27-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,661
Views: 432,683
Posted By factory
Any updates on availbility as yet? I am very keen...

Any updates on availbility as yet? I am very keen to get a new screen and am tossign up between the 'geek' screen and the rallyraid version.

thanks
Forum: Australia 01-27-2011, 12:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 386
Posted By factory
Best way to ship TO the USA

I have sold a seat to a guy in the US and have a rough quote from Aust Post of around $90. What services has anyone used to ship stuff over to the US?

thanks
Forum: Orange Crush 01-24-2011, 12:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,169
Posted By factory
thanks guys for the repsonses, think I might try...

thanks guys for the repsonses, think I might try and get one. The combo of the UFO plate holder and the acebis molsoft lights looks great.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-23-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,169
Posted By factory
Which 990 tail tidy is this?

Can anyone tell me what tail tidy is shown in this pic? It almost looks like the short tail extender off a pre-2008 EXC trimmed to fit. Can anyone confirm? It looks a little neater than the usual...
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