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Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
this is an offical Trailtech instal video for...

this is an offical Trailtech instal video for their Voyager model, but a lot of the sensors are identical- I had a look through the instructions that accompanied my Vapour unit last night- it appears...
Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I believe you can wire it into the loom just...

I believe you can wire it into the loom just after the regulator/rectifier. have a read through this thread - XR650R electricity (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=421789) I just bought...
Forum: Australia 07-16-2014, 03:59 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
i've finally decided to make time to change the...

i've finally decided to make time to change the oil in my shock...

i only recently purchased my BRP and know that the previous owner had the suspension professionally setup at some stage,and...
Forum: Australia 07-12-2014, 04:18 AM
Replies: 2,668
Views: 510,696
Posted By *nick*
that's not me, i just saw the video on a dash cam...

that's not me, i just saw the video on a dash cam page on facebook. Apparently the rider is alive and well.
Forum: Australia 07-12-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 2,668
Views: 510,696
Posted By *nick*
<iframe width="560" height="315"...

<iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/0-uvBvHpXdw?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>

:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1
Forum: Australia 07-08-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 7,245
Posted By *nick*
just on the energy/politics theme, here's a great...

just on the energy/politics theme, here's a great ABC Radio National doco from last month of why we have some of the highest energy prices in the developed world. Federal Treasury estimates that 51%...
Forum: Australia 06-29-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 722
Views: 102,210
Posted By *nick*
yeah pull off the whole black steel 'U' shaped...

yeah pull off the whole black steel 'U' shaped under fender section, and unscrew the black plastic fender assembly from the top of the blue rear fender. Take care disconnecting any parts of the...
Forum: Australia 06-16-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
pop her open mate. I overhauled my shock last...

pop her open mate. I overhauled my shock last year after the dampening went haywire, it was a lot easier than I thought, and after a thorough clean out, fresh oil, new seals and new gas the shock was...
Forum: Australia 05-26-2014, 03:43 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 4,618
Posted By *nick*
Thumb Melbourne inmate Ninja97 is a mc-courier claiming...

Melbourne inmate Ninja97 is a mc-courier claiming to have a DR650 nearing on half a million clicks now.. not sure when the motor first came apart though, i think I remember reading he had the...
Forum: Australia 05-25-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
http://cdn3.volusion.com/kudtr.juwpv/v/vspfiles/ph...

http://cdn3.volusion.com/kudtr.juwpv/v/vspfiles/photos/17110563-2.jpg

Anyone running an oversize 280mm or 320mm front disc on their BRP?

I'm interested to hear which i should buy- the 280mm is...
Forum: Australia 05-23-2014, 02:27 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I still have the stock speedo but will be...

I still have the stock speedo but will be replacing that with a Traitech soon enough- the original Honda flasher can has three wires from it, one should be an earth i think, sounds like that's...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 7,245
Posted By *nick*
Eek http://www.gizmag.com/lightning-ls218-unveiled-spe...

http://www.gizmag.com/lightning-ls218-unveiled-specs/32142/



http://images.gizmag.com/hero/lightning-ls218-electric-fastest-production-bike.png



:deal
Forum: Australia 05-07-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
g'day john, Travis did a blog post on his...

g'day john,

Travis did a blog post on his Batwing, here's the link - http://xr650r.blogspot.com.au/2014/01/xr650r-baja-1x-dream-bike-build-batwing.html
Forum: Australia 05-01-2014, 01:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,284
Posted By *nick*
i'm no Usain Bolt but gee wizz that lowlife ran...

i'm no Usain Bolt but gee wizz that lowlife ran like a grandma.

Can't believe he had then gaul to continue the escape whilst a bloody helicopter was following him.

It very nearly went pear...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
also handy- <iframe width="640"...

also handy-

<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/zm5mB3R8Ucw?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
You might need to check your jetting, it can't...

You might need to check your jetting, it can't hurt to first ensure the carby is clean and free of any blockages, your plug is the correct type & that you're valve clearances are in spec and your air...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Thumb I feel ya mate, I was in the same boat 3 weeks...

I feel ya mate, I was in the same boat 3 weeks ago.

Luckily for me it was just a loose connection to the coil. Sometimes it's best to just walk away from a problem like that and come back a few...
Forum: Australia 04-22-2014, 04:27 AM
Replies: 2,955
Views: 424,579
Posted By *nick*
start at 4:33 in :) <iframe...

start at 4:33 in :)

<iframe src="//www.youtube.com/embed/G9ITT3NOLJk?rel=0" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" width="420"></iframe>
Forum: Australia 04-16-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Bugger. I managed to put a little nick in one of...

Bugger. I managed to put a little nick in one of the two seals that fit on the front master cylinder piston assembly today while doing a comprehensive cleaning out of the brakes.

I don't want to...
Forum: Australia 04-11-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I did some glass bead blasting of the 650's...

I did some glass bead blasting of the 650's brakes today at my mates factory. They look better than new now! It's brilliant. Problem is all the other cast aluminium on the bike is going to look...
Forum: Australia 04-11-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 20,749
Posted By *nick*
Found it. bloody hell i'm not sleeping alone in...

Found it. bloody hell i'm not sleeping alone in the bush ever again!

http://www.4wdaction.com.au/forum/viewtopic.php?p=1620565#p1620565
Forum: Australia 03-29-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 2,668
Views: 510,696
Posted By *nick*
<iframe width="640" height="360"...

<iframe width="640" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/ZiXHe5Qv6rQ?rel=0" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: Australia 03-26-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
If i need only a few small bits, and quickly, i...

If i need only a few small bits, and quickly, i use Freestyle Honda (http://freestylehonda.com.au/newsite/motor-cycles/accessories/Buy%20Parts%20Online) in Melbourne. they have an online parts fiche,...
Forum: Australia 03-25-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,528
Posted By *nick*
I worked a bit through high school on weeknights,...

I worked a bit through high school on weeknights, and always picked up labouring jobs during school/summer holidays, then I juggled three jobs 6 days a week for 6 months after finishing VCE, bought...
Forum: Australia 03-24-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,528
Posted By *nick*
http://distilleryimage10.ak.instagram.com/4d972eba...

http://distilleryimage10.ak.instagram.com/4d972eba231111e3977522000a9f308b_7.jpg

I rode about 5 different 350cc model Bullets around India when I was 19 with a Tibetan friend, im 25 now.

The...
Forum: Australia 03-22-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 20,749
Posted By *nick*
this thread is a classic! here's one from...

this thread is a classic!

here's one from me...
last Autumn i rode the length of the Murray on my trusty XR. One night I camped alone by the banks of the Murray in a state forest not far from...
Forum: Australia 03-19-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Give the carby a good clean out too with some...

Give the carby a good clean out too with some good carby cleaner, i find a lot of the cheap ones from Supercheap and Autobarn etc are rubbish, the Motul one i use is $20 a can but it works wonders on...
Forum: Australia 03-17-2014, 03:41 AM
Replies: 2,657
Views: 436,488
Posted By *nick*
cheap AXO Jackets are back on Torpedo7: ...

cheap AXO Jackets are back on Torpedo7:

http://www.torpedo7.com.au/products/3AJKXN2ST/title/axo-stone-jacket
Forum: Australia 03-13-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I JUST FIXED IT! This has been doing...

I JUST FIXED IT!



This has been doing my head in since Monday night, all week it's all i've thought about, and you know what it was.. one tiny friggen wire running to the Coil (the gren one)...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
i've only owned the bike a fortnight, not sure if...

i've only owned the bike a fortnight, not sure if the cam operated auto-decomp is still there, i think it is.
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I'm gonna roll it down the street tomorrow in...

I'm gonna roll it down the street tomorrow in gear and drop the clutch to see what happens, i live on a fairly steep hill so fingers crossed I can get movement at the station. I'll report back then.
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
irrespective of whether the fuel is on, off, the...

irrespective of whether the fuel is on, off, the kill switch in engaged or not, the idle adjuster is cranked right on or off, the bike seems to turn over freely with the decomp engaged, but once i...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Question okydokey so I still can't start the bike.. ...

okydokey so I still can't start the bike..

I've checked the loom- specifically the wiring from the stator, and too the black box thing (Ignition Control Module), and it all seems fine, I cleaned...
Forum: Australia 03-11-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
oh crap. Okay I need some help...

oh crap.

Okay I need some help brainstorming- just finished cleaning the carby, rebuilt all the linkages and cleaned all the connections in the loom with special contact cleaner/lubricant and now...
Forum: Australia 03-10-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
I recently ordered and paid for about 40 small...

I recently ordered and paid for about 40 small items from Partzilla- bearings, seals, gaskets etc on Feb 28th, US$265 worth of stuff, i paid for the fastest postage which is 4 days, US$71 and they...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Question Anyone got any jetting suggestions for me? ...

Anyone got any jetting suggestions for me?

my bike has a bog stock motor, original Keihn, stock airbox but a Staintune header & open muffler.

According to the Pig Pen's Jetting Guide...
Forum: Australia 03-01-2014, 04:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 990
Posted By *nick*
Whipps (Australian Made) used to make a rack for...

Whipps (Australian Made) used to make a rack for the BRP but they've run out of stock, I emailed them last week to buy a billet rack for my XR but they're going to be re-designing them using new...
Forum: Australia 02-24-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
Question Hi Chaps, So i'm doing a full service on my...

Hi Chaps,

So i'm doing a full service on my new BRP that I just picked up... this is the first time i've ever owned a liquid cooled bike.. what kind of coolant are you running in your bikes?
...
Forum: Australia 02-22-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
cheers lad's! 15-45/47 sounds the trick. ...

cheers lad's! 15-45/47 sounds the trick.

here she is, sorry, poor pic but you get the jist.
...
Forum: Australia 02-22-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8,059
Views: 558,044
Posted By *nick*
whats the best gearing for road use? I want...

whats the best gearing for road use?

I want to have it cruise at 100 comfortably without having it rev too hard so as to go easy on the juice, but i don't want to sacrifice too much zip down...
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