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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 06-12-2013, 04:51 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 24,644
Posted By Balder681
Hi guys, I have a 990 Adventure and would...

Hi guys,

I have a 990 Adventure and would like to use some full synthetic longtime/longlife oil that lasts longer on my lovely bike. I do know it's better to change it more regularly and surely...
Forum: Equipment 06-04-2013, 05:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,536
Posted By Balder681
Buy Rukka once and you forget about ugly weather....

Buy Rukka once and you forget about ugly weather. In a really hot summer, you might sweat a bit, but that's it. I doubt I will buy any other gear since I have my Rukka.

Cheers,
Nik.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-31-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 11,189
Views: 2,388,338
Posted By Balder681
Haha, aaah I get it. Yeah, I also can't get...

Haha, aaah I get it. Yeah, I also can't get really a good mechanic around here and they require quiet a lot of cash:huh


:thumb
Indeed, time is a big factor. I did not ride my Adventure for a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-31-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 11,189
Views: 2,388,338
Posted By Balder681
They really do this? Teach you how to repair the...

They really do this? Teach you how to repair the engine?

I don't really think that's requires a lot of knowledge. You just have to have basic knowledge in mechanics and eletronics, get the repair...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-23-2012, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 757
Posted By Balder681
Charge the battery and check for the cables if...

Charge the battery and check for the cables if all connections are connected. I would start with that.

Cheers,
Nik.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2012, 12:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,377
Posted By Balder681
Indeed - the tensioner exists of two parts...

Indeed - the tensioner exists of two parts together and inside there is a spring. If the spring goes out - the tensioner is broken and it needs to be replaced with a new part.

Cheers,
Nik.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-09-2012, 02:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,055
Posted By Balder681
gyönyörű :thumb Cheers, Nik.

gyönyörű :thumb

Cheers,
Nik.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-09-2012, 12:03 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 25,848
Posted By Balder681
Question is - what about the spare parts?! I...

Question is - what about the spare parts?! I mean, what if I wanna rebuild my engine and just buy new cylinder heads or something, or they stopped that too?! :huh

Cheers,
Nik
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-07-2012, 04:50 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Balder681
Eek Hi guys, I cleaned yesterday again the oil...

Hi guys,

I cleaned yesterday again the oil screens (oil filter is not installed). I started again the engine with the pressure gauge - no oil pressure light, pressure was slowly increasing on the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-05-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Balder681
Thanks for advise. It's not the water pump, since...

Thanks for advise. It's not the water pump, since a new one is recently installed.
Oil and oil filters are also new. I removed the oil filter just to check if that's the reason
(since I thought...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-05-2012, 01:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,020
Posted By Balder681
Question 990 oil pressure measurement

Hi guys,

I have the bloody red (oil pressure) light on on my 990 (2006) adventure and I am not quiet sure what's exactly the reason for it. I've read about it and it seems sometimes it's on even...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-02-2012, 01:24 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 58,565
Posted By Balder681
Sure! Thx for sharing it anyway :thumb ...

Sure! Thx for sharing it anyway :thumb

Cheers,
Nik.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-01-2012, 01:18 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 58,565
Posted By Balder681
Not really a problem reading the VIN with...

Not really a problem reading the VIN with standart sidestand. If you can't read it with the relocation, then it's more probably that the producer did not think about that ;-) You should point this...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-26-2012, 01:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 807
Posted By Balder681
Eek hey guys, just be carefull on loosening or...

hey guys,

just be carefull on loosening or tightening that nut. The wrench can slip during tightening and you could brake the clutch basket...this is not nice...especially on financial side :eek1...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-18-2012, 02:35 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,592
Posted By Balder681
Pros: it will definitely save your tanks, usually...

Pros: it will definitely save your tanks, usually if the crash is not REALLY that bad, you just take afterwards the bike and continue riding. Ofcourse if you are capable of doing this, after a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-18-2012, 02:02 AM
Replies: 189
Views: 58,565
Posted By Balder681
Hi Harry, I couldn't see anyone answers your...

Hi Harry, I couldn't see anyone answers your question. Guess you sorted it out so far, however for the protocol. I had a flickering red light and it went out after 1500rpm. It was the waterpump issue...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-18-2012, 01:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,256
Posted By Balder681
Wink Hi elron, since you are in waranty, I guess...

Hi elron,

since you are in waranty, I guess you should not bother :-) Anyway, you are right - a new bike should not have problems...

Are you changing gears normally? Do you have any issues if...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-08-2012, 03:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,271
Posted By Balder681
Hi Metrotexual, did you documented the whole...

Hi Metrotexual,

did you documented the whole repair? Couldn't find any link in the forum :-( Would be thankful if you give me a link...

I am experiencing some issues with the shifting on my 990...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-02-2012, 03:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,654
Posted By Balder681
Thumb Hi stumpy, I admire your will! ...

Hi stumpy,

I admire your will!

Suggestion from my side for the rear breake - perhaps you can install a rekluse clutch and make the clutch lever to a rear break ? I heard some people did it on...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-26-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,839
Posted By Balder681
...

I can understand you completely. I believe it's a general problem of the KTM dealers, at least I have more bad than good experience with most. There a FEW which are REALLY GOOD THOUGH!!! (just to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-25-2012, 01:17 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By Balder681
Hi Marty, lack of oil pressure, which led...

Hi Marty,


lack of oil pressure, which led to lack of lubrication >> engine stuck. So crankshaft and few other parts were exchanged.


Complete engine. However, gearbox, shift mechanism is the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-24-2012, 01:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By Balder681
Hi! Thanks for your input, forgot that it's a...

Hi!
Thanks for your input, forgot that it's a general forum about any KTM's :(



990 Adventure, 30k km.


I did not ride the bike for more than an year now, since there were issues with the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-23-2012, 06:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 858
Posted By Balder681
No neutral gear

Hi everyone!

I decided to post my question in here, since I couldn't find any similar discussion.

I can't change to neutral gear. It slips always between 1st and 2nd gear. Is this the clutch or...
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