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Forum: Australia 05-30-2015, 01:46 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I'm with you on that, and also the physical width...

I'm with you on that, and also the physical width of the big tanks give the bike a different feeling. The mid size tanks are pretty much OEM width
Forum: Australia 05-30-2015, 04:17 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Yeah that's what I'm thinking too. My IMS 3.2...

Yeah that's what I'm thinking too. My IMS 3.2 was okay but has sprung a bad leak from a crack under where the seat goes and like you say the 24litre Acerbis is a bit too big for trail riding so...
Forum: Australia 05-30-2015, 12:31 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Anyone looking to sell mid-size tank?

I'm in the market for an IMS 4.6 Gallon tank in natural or white, or a Clarke 4.3 Gallon also in clear or white. Anyone not using theirs and wants to sell? :evil
Forum: Australia 05-15-2015, 03:01 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Carb Valve Hinge Assembly wear

Here's something to check when you next service your Carbie:

http://i857.photobucket.com/albums/ab135/lostsaffa/carb2_zps8olb7tjq.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 05-07-2015, 12:30 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Just a thought too, is the motor stock? ...

Just a thought too, is the motor stock? sometimes different camshafts and also the vortex CDI's can make starting sequence slightly different to stock. My second XR with Stage 1 and Vortex has what...
Forum: Australia 05-05-2015, 12:28 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Hey Zoro, the Baja bike swingarm stickers are...

Hey Zoro, the Baja bike swingarm stickers are clear 30cm x 5cm with the Renthal and D.I.D logos printed on them at either end. Being clear you would need the logos to be at the same position as your...
Forum: Australia 05-03-2015, 07:04 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Wheeling Cycle Supplies used to sell them in the...

Wheeling Cycle Supplies used to sell them in the states but I see they have removed DRC from their site recently. Might still be worth contacting them though, good to deal with. ...
Forum: Australia 05-03-2015, 04:41 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Ignore the website below because it's expensive...

Ignore the website below because it's expensive as, but the photo is the one you're after from DRC:

http://www.aviciouscycle.ca/mainpages/productpage.aspx?productid=7100
Forum: Australia 04-27-2015, 10:20 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Thanks guys - appreciate it, I will try your...

Thanks guys - appreciate it, I will try your suggestions. The garage is full these days so she's having to live under a cover semi covered by the eves of the house too.
Forum: Australia 04-27-2015, 12:19 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Wondering if anyone here knows if water in the...

Wondering if anyone here knows if water in the fuel can make the float stick open?

I have thoroughly cleaned the carbie twice and found a gloopy mess the first time from water which had been in...
Forum: Australia 04-25-2015, 12:11 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Some awesome XRR advice from Nick Dole

Didn't know if this had been posted but Nick has shared all of his XRR history and knowledge (maybe not all) in this post:

http://teknikmotorsport.com.au/Featured-Bikes/Honda-XR650R

Seems a...
Forum: Australia 03-29-2015, 01:04 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Looked like fun guys, nice vid too xronly :clap

Looked like fun guys, nice vid too xronly :clap
Forum: Australia 03-24-2015, 12:13 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Here's Supercheap's answer to the XRR thermostat

Guys, going back a few pages now but I found a thermostat at my local Supercheap which has been in my bike since the rebuild and it's working perfectly.

It has the small hole with a one...
Forum: Australia 03-22-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Yeah, I saw that one - There's a heap of...

Yeah, I saw that one - There's a heap of overpriced XRR stuff on Ebay at the moment cluttering up searches....Seem a general lack of used bits around too. It might have to be a US buy :D
Forum: Australia 03-19-2015, 07:35 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I'm still looking for OEM headers if anyone has...

I'm still looking for OEM headers if anyone has some lying around, Thanks to Burkey for the muffler :D
Forum: Australia 03-18-2015, 08:22 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
http://www.ysmotorcycle.com/images/up/original/131...

http://www.ysmotorcycle.com/images/up/original/1314182604191020.jpg

$12.07 at Team Moto Honda today :D
Forum: Australia 03-18-2015, 01:29 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Honda Oils & Lubricants do a ready mix of the...

Honda Oils & Lubricants do a ready mix of the correct coolant for the XR. You can buy it at Honda dealerships (some not all) and its in a tall long-spouted bottle for $12.99, you will need two for...
Forum: OZ Vendors & Flea Market 03-16-2015, 05:44 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
PM Sent :D

PM Sent :D
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 05:21 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Sooooooo........ Updates mate? :ear

Sooooooo........ Updates mate? :ear
Forum: Australia 03-16-2015, 04:24 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
:D PM sent

:D PM sent
Forum: Australia 03-16-2015, 02:55 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
To sell or on your bike mate? True, I had...

To sell or on your bike mate?


True, I had that on my first XRR in the UK and it was plenty open enough but still pleasant on the road. Only problem is the rust but not too bad in QLD I would...
Forum: Australia 03-15-2015, 08:33 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I already wear earplugs! It's not only for me...

I already wear earplugs! It's not only for me though, I just fancy going back to a quieter bike so I can ride around on the road and not feel out of place.

The reverse megaphone pipe is also...
Forum: Australia 03-15-2015, 03:43 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Anyone happen to have a stock exhaust system in...

Anyone happen to have a stock exhaust system in decent condition they wouldn't mind parting with? Thinking about "detuning" my XRR for longer trips and could do with less noise :D
Forum: Australia 02-17-2015, 03:58 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Nice one Poppy, let me know if you have problems...

Nice one Poppy, let me know if you have problems and I will send mine.
Forum: Australia 02-17-2015, 03:57 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Honestly I would only go stock. Had some bad...

Honestly I would only go stock. Had some bad experiences with silicone hoses, I think Ditchy also had some bad ones before.
Forum: Australia 02-16-2015, 06:21 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Is he seriously selling as parts cause he got a...

Is he seriously selling as parts cause he got a small hole in the clutch cover?! What a douche... $60 and he could sell for $5k plus
Forum: Australia 02-15-2015, 02:12 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I can post mine tomorrow morning only (Tuesday),...

I can post mine tomorrow morning only (Tuesday), but will do it express if the others cant beat me to it :D
Forum: Australia 02-15-2015, 01:38 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Was that for mine or Digga's?

Was that for mine or Digga's?
Forum: Australia 02-15-2015, 01:26 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I know I'm late but I got a brand new OEM hose in...

I know I'm late but I got a brand new OEM hose in a drawer if you're still looking
Forum: Australia 02-07-2015, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Yeah the front d606 is rubbish, it just got...

Yeah the front d606 is rubbish, it just got clogged and I kept losing the front end into corners. Jumping on the CRF with brand new Michellin MX tyres was like a whole different activity, much more...
Forum: Australia 02-07-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I took the XR to QMP yesterday and had a go...

I took the XR to QMP yesterday and had a go around the MX tracks before swapping for a CRF450R and it will be the first and last time I take an XR around a muddy Mx track!! :eek1

Didn't help that...
Forum: Australia 01-15-2015, 07:53 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Some nice footage of Johnny Campbell and the big XR back in the days...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LjRqzp2-nPg

:freaky
Forum: Australia 12-20-2014, 12:47 AM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Looking good mate! I like the look of the...

Looking good mate! I like the look of the Acerbis and the later model seat, looks the business! Enjoy
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 03:57 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
It works well mate and is very rigid. You can...

It works well mate and is very rigid. You can also paint them to blend a bit better :freaky
Forum: Australia 12-16-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
I have aftermarket indicators and triple clamp...

I have aftermarket indicators and triple clamp but here is what I did in about 15min. You can make it higher to allow bigger indicators if needs be and there should be enough space on the stock...
Forum: Australia 12-14-2014, 01:36 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Bugger! I saw a photo once of someone with heat...

Bugger! I saw a photo once of someone with heat tape there but 99% of headers don't even get close. A couple L-shaped aluminium brackets can raise the indicators up above the sides of the tank...
Forum: Australia 12-14-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Hope it's all good now mate, they can be a PITA...

Hope it's all good now mate, they can be a PITA first time round but you will get better with practice getting it to fit. The left hand side is the worst trying to get the 10mm at a good angle to...
Forum: Australia 11-13-2014, 03:33 PM
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Posted By Lostsaffa
Yeah it gets old. I would like a 450cc version...

Yeah it gets old. I would like a 450cc version of the BRP with all the modern stuff and similar reliability, without being too complex. Still wouldn't sell the BRP though, I still like it more than...
Forum: Australia 11-13-2014, 12:30 AM
Replies: 9,783
Views: 771,082
Posted By Lostsaffa
You're welcome! A lot of Japanese racing folks...

You're welcome! A lot of Japanese racing folks are already commenting on it, given the history of the 1x number in the Baja it is quite a statement. However, as we all know Honda seems to be...
Forum: Australia 11-12-2014, 11:46 PM
Replies: 9,783
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Posted By Lostsaffa
With JCR pulling out of Baja this year it has...

With JCR pulling out of Baja this year it has opened up the 1x number and Colton Udall has his CRF disguised as an XR.....hopefully Japan will take notice :clap...
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