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Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2014, 04:18 AM
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Posted By mrwocky117
Lower pegs

I'm using them, 20mm lower, one of the best mods I've done. I'm 6'3" & 107kg. Ver comfortable standing now.
Forum: Australia 10-07-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Blatteryq

In the mean time, just use the battery from the WR in the 690. I had a Lithium in my WR 450, ran it in my 09 690 for 6mths before buying a bike specific one !

I'm pretty sure I have a Shori ( I...
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2014, 12:41 AM
Replies: 294
Views: 37,526
Posted By mrwocky117
This is all very encouraging news. As I sold my...

This is all very encouraging news. As I sold my '09R and bought a '13R I've lost some wheel travel. Has anyone got an exploded view of the '13 shock so I can compare parts to an '09 ? That way I can...
Forum: Thumpers 09-24-2014, 11:57 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 37,526
Posted By mrwocky117
Which shock

Great New's ! :clap

So is that result using the 275mm shock or the 250mm shock to start with ?
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 18,999
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Posted By mrwocky117
6'4" with ride boots on, 30mm higher seat, 50mm...

6'4" with ride boots on, 30mm higher seat, 50mm bar risers, lower pegs make it easier to sit ,stand, sit ,stand .......
Forum: Thumpers 09-22-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 18,999
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Posted By mrwocky117
Lower pegs

I fitted Knights Design pegs, to my '13, they are 20mm lower than standard
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 294
Views: 37,526
Posted By mrwocky117
300 mm

Been following this with great interest. I know buggar all about suspension, but if you could increase the piston rod by X amount and do the same with the shock housing, both would need to be custom...
Forum: Australia 09-01-2014, 10:02 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Gel Seat

Does the KTM Gel Seat only come in standard height or can you get a taller one ?
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 02:37 AM
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Posted By mrwocky117
908rr

Thanks Gents,
I'll be using it more on the wide open spaces, Western QLD etc ...
so tight trails and steep hills wont really be a problem.
Cheers
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
908 rr

Hey Andy, what's the grip and wear level of the Motoz compared to a Dunlop 908RR ?
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 02:50 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 46,313
Posted By mrwocky117
History

Rumour is he was part of an Elite unit in the Military
Forum: Australia 08-04-2014, 04:14 AM
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Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

Going to be away for the next 10 days so on return I"ll give a more accurate diagnosis of the fault.
Your more then welcome to add this to your guide El Ponkin.
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 01:40 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

Magic Box turned up on Friday.......

Problem found.....

Found a broken wire in the Harness down in behind the fuse box. I haven't inspected the temporary repair or the exact location as...
Forum: Australia 08-01-2014, 06:06 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 21,593
Posted By mrwocky117
EXC Tanks

Looking for a larger front tank and a rear tank for this years safari ( late entry ) to suit a KTM EXC 500, anyone got one, or a lead on one ?
Cheers
Forum: Australia 07-30-2014, 01:35 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

So .........
The magic "Breaker Box " has not turned up as yet.
Was told last Friday that it was "on its way from WA, it's being expressed posted" and had been posted last Thursday. So I was...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 10:08 PM
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Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

History of the problem starts at post 5005 on pg 334.

Bike is a '13, and at time when problem started had 3010 km on it.

Problem is both under load and no load.

A lot of the fault codes...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

So the saga continues .....

Had the new throttle body fitted last Thursday under warranty .....

And ... No change !! Still coughs spits splutters and backfires above 4000rpm
Fault...
Forum: Australia 07-23-2014, 04:42 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Wish mine was a simple fix ........ Still...

Wish mine was a simple fix ........

Still waiting for the throttle body replacement ....... !!
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
None around, all 2014's now. ...

None around, all 2014's now.

Anyway....... Won"t be able to ride for a few weeks now anyway..... purpose of riding to Darwin,...... it was my Bucks party, I'm getting married up there. &...
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
2 long 7 short

Part not stocked in Australia.
Yes in stock in Europe.
Could be going again in 14 days.
..........could be.........?
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Warranty doesn't cover Holidays

"warranty job it might be but it doesnt give you back 2 weeks of winter annual leave thats now fucked and might not get again til next year"

Exactly........

The '02 640 Adventure I had from...
Forum: Australia 07-02-2014, 03:12 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Pissed 2 long 7 short

So.......limped the bike back to Rocky on Sunday, took it to Wurth MC on Monday, to their credit they looked at it straight away, .....didn't have much of an idea what they were looking at or...
Forum: Australia 06-28-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Thanks Joel119, going check everything this...

Thanks Joel119, going check everything this morning and see what happens then.
Forum: Australia 06-28-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Filled up at Springsure. Drinking beer as...

Filled up at Springsure.

Drinking beer as well, will strip bike tomorrow morning to check everything, ie: wires, plugs, and what ever.

Will limp to rocky tomorrow after checking everything, ...
Forum: Australia 06-28-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
FI 2 long 7 short blips

Riding to Darwin via the Gulf and at @16:10 today, 20k north of Emerald, bike shits itself. Splutters, coughs, pull to the side, disconnect ecu, battery, wait awhile, reconnect all and still same...
Forum: Australia 06-19-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Hey Mudguts Your sx cc forks, what year ? and...

Hey Mudguts
Your sx cc forks, what year ? and are they the same from 250cc to 501 ?
Forum: Australia 06-19-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By mrwocky117
And I thought Croc's were the only danger up that...

And I thought Croc's were the only danger up that way............:evil

I'll be weary of the back stairs.......:puke1
Forum: Australia 06-18-2014, 02:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By mrwocky117
Thanks very much fellas for the info and idea's,...

Thanks very much fellas for the info and idea's, really looking forward to the ride.

Panhead pete,
Mine tourer sounds good. I'll see how we are going for time and if so will PM you.

...
Forum: Australia 06-17-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 829
Posted By mrwocky117
Normanton - Borroloola - Roper Bar, Tips and advice required.

Hey fellas, heading West on well preped KTM690's about the 30/6/14 arriving Darwin on the 6/6/14, from Normanton to Burketown and the Savannah Way to Borroloola, Roper Bar, and then Mattaranka. Any...
Forum: Australia 12-13-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Horse's for course's

I agree the Safari tank is not pretty, and at the time of purchase there was only a couple of choices,in my case when fuel range is more important than looks, the safari tank fits the bill. But i Now...
Forum: Australia 11-22-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By mrwocky117
Thanks Fella's. Where do I find him ?

Thanks Fella's.
Where do I find him ?
Forum: Australia 11-21-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By mrwocky117
Crank rebuild

I'm restoring an '81 Suzuki Katana 1100, spoked wheels, silver paint, blah blah blah, and seeing it has more than one cylinder, I need a specialist to rebuild the crankshaft, any suggestions for a...
Forum: Australia 11-12-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 884
Posted By mrwocky117
Good bloke

Good bloke, good mechanic, does all my work, and I drive from Brisbane to get it done .
Forum: Australia 10-01-2013, 05:46 PM
Replies: 5,301
Views: 559,931
Posted By mrwocky117
Safari tank

I'm interested as well. Safari tank on my '09 R fitted like a dream. New tank on my '13 not such a good fit. Need to go to the left about 15mm on the seat mount. The spacing at the forks was in...
Forum: Australia 09-27-2013, 12:29 AM
Replies: 487
Views: 42,413
Posted By mrwocky117
Looks like Rod has got his win.

Looks like Rod has got his win.
Forum: Australia 09-26-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 242
Views: 44,510
Posted By mrwocky117
Looking Good

Winna - Can the opaque tanks be painted or stickers successfully stuck to them, unlike the safari items ?
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 11:57 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 42,413
Posted By mrwocky117
Very sad news indeed. My sincere condolences...

Very sad news indeed.
My sincere condolences to Family, fellow riders and friends.
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 09:12 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 42,413
Posted By mrwocky117
I'm hearing you Gadget ! My question earlier

I'm hearing you Gadget !
My question earlier
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 05:19 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 42,413
Posted By mrwocky117
Surely if they failed to complete Leg 4, there...

Surely if they failed to complete Leg 4, there would be something in the results as to what the status was, a DNF or similar ?


Does Hoffman have French blood in him ??
Forum: Australia 09-24-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 487
Views: 42,413
Posted By mrwocky117
Still nothing in the Results for the Smith boys,...

Still nothing in the Results for the Smith boys, no penalties or retirement .
Are they going to run stage 6, or have they left the building ?
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