ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 442
Search took 0.11 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Motornoggin
Forum: The Garage 02-26-2015, 09:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,071
Posted By Motornoggin
Very nifty. Been mulling over building a single...

Very nifty. Been mulling over building a single rail trailer as well. Light, low, easy to load and tow.... Some good ideas on that one. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I'm not panicking, just disappointed. I (as were...

I'm not panicking, just disappointed. I (as were many it seems) was misled. Is information withheld the same as a lie? Gray area I guess.

I propose that for every limited motorcycle, ten...
Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Bluhduh The arbitrary speed limit bothers me. Will I see...

The arbitrary speed limit bothers me. Will I see high speed often? Probably not, but it still bothers me. I asked the dealer on several occasions if this bike was limited in any way (regarding the...
Forum: The Garage 02-19-2015, 09:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,442
Posted By Motornoggin
Frozen battery almost always means junked. Even...

Frozen battery almost always means junked. Even if the case doesn't crack, some of the plates get smashed together when it freezes. I've dealt with hundreds of batteries over the years and can count...
Forum: Road warriors 02-16-2015, 07:51 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,451
Posted By Motornoggin
Wee (or Vee) Strom, Versys (or Ninja 650), FJ-09,...

Wee (or Vee) Strom, Versys (or Ninja 650), FJ-09, Tiger 800... Lots of choices.
Forum: Road warriors 02-14-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Now have 250 miles on the clock. Not a...

Now have 250 miles on the clock.

Not a lot, but it's winter and I live in WY above 7200ft elevation. I think 250 miles is pretty good considering the circumstances.

That being said, I...
Forum: The Garage 02-08-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,896
Posted By Motornoggin
Listened to some music, did some more stocker...

Listened to some music, did some more stocker bombing on the beer fridge....
Forum: Road warriors 02-08-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I was able to traverse the 40-50 yards of mud to...

I was able to traverse the 40-50 yards of mud to get the FJ out today. I bit chilly and a lot windy (in WY?), but a good ride none-the-less. Now have just a bit over 100 miles in the odo. Can't wait...
Forum: Road warriors 02-05-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I feel your pain. I've had mine for a month and...

I feel your pain. I've had mine for a month and have been able to ride it once (45 miles). :cry

:lol3
Forum: Road warriors 01-29-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 12,716
Posted By Motornoggin
Currently in phase two of my "downsizing". ...

Currently in phase two of my "downsizing".

First was buying the Sporty Roadster a couple years ago as a companion to the C14. I don't ride as much as I once did anyway, but the C14 has only...
Forum: Road warriors 01-28-2015, 07:46 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I'm amazed at how light this bike is, even just...

I'm amazed at how light this bike is, even just maneuvering it around in the garage is soooo much easier. Coming from a C-14 which I am still afraid to move around to the FJ which I can lean against...
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Not yet, but I am thinking about it. I have a...

Not yet, but I am thinking about it. I have a Givi 48L top case that I had on the Connie. I might try the Yamaha rack, or maybe fab something up for myself.
Forum: The Garage 01-25-2015, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,896
Posted By Motornoggin
In the garage today... Listened to some...

In the garage today...

Listened to some music.

Installed the bag mount kit on the FJ.

Pulled the tank and petcock off of the little QT.
Forum: Road warriors 01-25-2015, 09:44 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I installed the bag mounts this evening. Very...

I installed the bag mounts this evening. Very easy to do. Took maybe 20-30 minutes including a once over through the instructions and rounding up the proper tools.
Forum: Road warriors 01-24-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I was finally able to push my new FJ out of the...

I was finally able to push my new FJ out of the alley for it's maiden voyage! :clap

Having ridden the FZ version, I was reasonably sure I would love it, but...

I have to say (45 miles in...
Forum: The Garage 01-18-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,896
Posted By Motornoggin
I hooked up the used PSB tower speakers I bought...

I hooked up the used PSB tower speakers I bought yesterday. I now have 1000 watts (including the 250 watt subwoofer) and four channels (no center speaker yet) for 356 sq ft of shop space. It rocks...
Forum: Road warriors 01-18-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5,079
Views: 1,006,400
Posted By Motornoggin
I have the Blitwell Tracker bars on my '06...

I have the Blitwell Tracker bars on my '06 Roadster. I mounted the mirrors upside down a swell. Cleaner look and I get a clearer look that way too. I have the 3.3g tank and they are about 1/4" from...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-13-2015, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15,288
Views: 1,203,698
Posted By Motornoggin
I would guess a crack in the windshield.

I would guess a crack in the windshield.
Forum: Road warriors 01-13-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Indeed. Every aspect of the FJ is made a degree...

Indeed. Every aspect of the FJ is made a degree better by red paint vs. grey.
Forum: Road warriors 01-13-2015, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Yup. Hate to dash the hopes and dreams of the...

Yup. Hate to dash the hopes and dreams of the "greys", but red is indeed faster.
:deal
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
It's on rack right next to it. I had it off to...

It's on rack right next to it. I had it off to install the maintainer leads on the battery and just to check stuff out.
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/FJ409-/i-SBFgWsB/0/...

http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/FJ409-/i-SBFgWsB/0/M/IMG_1850-M.jpg

Just waiting for the alley to shape up so I can get out for her maiden voyage.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-11-2015, 07:47 PM
Replies: 15,929
Views: 2,497,728
Posted By Motornoggin
http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/For-sale/i-dngZ4wP/...

http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/For-sale/i-dngZ4wP/0/M/IMG_1856-M.jpg

http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/For-sale/i-WXMsJCV/0/M/IMG_1855-M.jpg

Rotel RC-970BX and RB-970BX amp and pre-amp set....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 01-11-2015, 07:34 PM
Replies: 15,929
Views: 2,497,728
Posted By Motornoggin
http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Hepcos-...

http://motornoggin.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Hepcos-/i-KCbXqcN/0/M/IMG_1853-M.jpghttp://motornoggin.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Hepcos-/i-STMqcTD/0/M/IMG_1854-M.jpghttp://motornoggin.smugmug.com/Motorcycles...
Forum: Road warriors 01-10-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I have possession of the FJ! It's in the...

I have possession of the FJ!

It's in the garage!

Can't get it out beyond the alley to actually ride it...:cry

Come on spring!
Forum: The Garage 01-10-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,896
Posted By Motornoggin
Oh man! Great garage day! I turned the...

Oh man! Great garage day!

I turned the heat on. 55-60 deg is very comfortable in the garage.

Installed a couple CD racks so I can stow away my CD collection (I generally only listen to...
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 09:02 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Seems like they are going to make good on the...

Seems like they are going to make good on the deal.

Stopped by the insurance agent to add it to my policy. One nice thing about being an old guy is that insurance, even comprehensive (full)...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Bluhduh Not so fast... Seems to be a problem with the...

Not so fast... Seems to be a problem with the hard case/parts order, their parts guy made a mistake and didn't get everything ordered correctly. They said they would call me back, but I'm afraid...
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
It's here!!! Went in and looked at it,...

It's here!!!

Went in and looked at it, sat on it, fired it up...

Signed the papers after work.

Now, if we can get that January thaw going!
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2015, 09:40 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
It'll get here soon enough. The roads are all icy...

It'll get here soon enough. The roads are all icy and snow packed anyway, it's not like I can ride it now.
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2015, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
He said one shipped on 12/18 and two more on...

He said one shipped on 12/18 and two more on 12/19... Should be here by now I would think.
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2015, 06:48 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Still no FJ...:cry

Still no FJ...:cry
Forum: Road warriors 12-28-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Mine has yet to show up at the dealer... It's...

Mine has yet to show up at the dealer... It's been blizzarding out the last few days, so I can't ride it anyway, but still....
Forum: The Garage 12-24-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,793
Posted By Motornoggin
Most "miracle in a bottle" products are sketchy...

Most "miracle in a bottle" products are sketchy at best. They often do more harm than good. The pellet products are often used by manufacturers to seal against cast aluminum porosity issues. However,...
Forum: Road warriors 12-24-2014, 10:31 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
No FJ-09 for Crimmus....:cry Maybe for...

No FJ-09 for Crimmus....:cry

Maybe for the new year.
Forum: Road warriors 12-22-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
:clap

:clap
Forum: The Garage 12-21-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2,858
Views: 395,896
Posted By Motornoggin
I had turned the heat on this AM. Let it run all...

I had turned the heat on this AM. Let it run all day, then ended up only wrapping one frickin' Christmas gift.....
Forum: Road warriors 12-21-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
I am well, thanks! Work, home, rinse,...

I am well, thanks!

Work, home, rinse, repeat... Etc.

Lots of life lived, water under bridges, and all that.

How about you?
Forum: Road warriors 12-20-2014, 07:51 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Stopped by the dealer today to ask about the...

Stopped by the dealer today to ask about the status of my FJ. He checked his invoices and said they changed his early allotment from two to three. One was shipped on 12/18 and two were shipped on...
Forum: Road warriors 12-18-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 2,561
Views: 315,980
Posted By Motornoggin
Nice job Puddles! Please, keep us...

Nice job Puddles!

Please, keep us posted!

I have one on the way, can't wait! Hope there isn't too much snow and ice around when it shows up!

Have a great trip!
Showing results 1 to 40 of 442

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015