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Forum: Racing 02-12-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,951
Posted By heetseeker
Spectator

Looks like i'll be down in SF for the race this year. I'll try and get out and watch from a couple different locations and snap a few photos. Looks like the weather will be great! Good Luck 309x! ...
Forum: Racing 01-10-2014, 10:41 PM
Replies: 12,230
Views: 850,021
Posted By heetseeker
Give up the goods!

Sure like to see more coverage than i'm getting now... give it up! :evil
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 204,643
Posted By heetseeker
Harcus, I could care less if your math is off a...

Harcus, I could care less if your math is off a little. I'm just impressed with your math skills. Fine job! BTW, on a recent trip to Baja I averaged 35 mpg. I wasn't impressed, but we were...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
That was the first generation tank, which they...

That was the first generation tank, which they fixed the issue on. There was also a flange mounting issue that was fixed in the new tanks as well. All tanks ordered should be the new generation. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,800
Posted By heetseeker
Tires are an easy decision

I've got over 40,000 miles on my GS with a good deal of that off the paved roads. I have tried nearly every off road worthy tire for the bike and have finally just settled on the TKC's. The Midas...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-02-2012, 11:55 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,303
Posted By heetseeker
Brake king

Went with a set of Braking brand wave rotors and put 6200 miles on them in 14 days...on and off road, mud and rain too. They worked great though it was under touring conditions, not spirited...
Forum: Thumpers 05-10-2012, 07:35 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Agreed. Too bad Highwaydirtbikes didn't sell...

Agreed. Too bad Highwaydirtbikes didn't sell tires and other consumables. They would be my KTM Costco! Great vendor!!
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2012, 04:21 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Tanks: Clockworks 3.2 keeps...

Tanks:

Clockworks 3.2

keeps factory shrouds
early versions had plastic pump securing plates that weeped fuel. Now fixed with a billett fixture
comes with fuel pump extension tubes and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2012, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Now go break it in

Remember the 1 hr break in oil/filter change.... toss the smog crap and flog it!
Forum: Vendors 04-17-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 806
Views: 196,169
Posted By heetseeker
Put the wife on the back of the dirtbike and took...

Put the wife on the back of the dirtbike and took a little ride up the fence line in the dark last night ... Sporting the new Squadron...She laughed out loud as the cotton tail rabbits ran for their...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
clean house

I sold 3 bikes to get the EXC and have not looked back. I was spending more time messing with carbs and trying to keep everything running and it seemed that these bikes only served one purpose...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2012, 10:01 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,861
Posted By heetseeker
highway dirt bikes

Have the HWDB link added in 'topclamps'. Lots of good ideas here...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2012, 11:34 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Oil

Almost out of my $74.93 gallon of Motorex racing oil...Not trying to star an oil war, but has anyone ran Maxima in their race bikes? Looking for a cheaper alternative but still wanting a quality...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2012, 11:29 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
the plug for the bypass hose

I'm not sure what size the cap plug was, but it fit better than the rest in the kit. They did seem kind of thin, so i'm continuing to look for a thicker epdm plug. The correct cap size that...
Forum: Vendors 04-11-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 806
Views: 196,169
Posted By heetseeker
Index

Great post Yellow Pig...

I put that in the thread index under 'Headlight'

http://advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=18361435&postcount=1
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2012, 10:22 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Suspension settings

A few suspension vids:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZVB-0tW6x4 Setting the sag

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fsx90eK5D28 ...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
index is up

We now have our own index thread for easier searching of known issues or mods.

Bikes>
Thumpers>
Sticky: The bike specific index thread


or...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2012, 09:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,861
Posted By heetseeker
updated

Have the new BD LED light links added.
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2012, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Fuel line

I considered that, really. It's a temp set up. After looking at the exposure of the line with this tank, I'm thinking about other options in order to keep it away from trauma associated with the...
Forum: Thumpers 04-06-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
blanking cap

$20 plus shipping and you get a plug. Wow, those must be good plugs! :eek1 Still looking for a better alternative. I have the Doorman radiator plug cap assortment plug on it now and it's holding...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2012, 02:23 PM
Replies: 1,189
Views: 192,185
Posted By heetseeker
Thumb Led lights

Ditto on the light set up...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2012, 08:49 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
current tweaking

I put my Flexx bars on and a rack for D/S rides...here's a couple of pics. Had to build a heat shield to keep from melting my bags and clamped it to the rack. ( rack is a globetrottin. $373...
Forum: Thumpers 04-05-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Bypass Cap Assortment" at Auto Zone. It is #02253...

Bypass Cap Assortment" at Auto Zone. It is #02253 by Dorman for the plug
Hose is Kelly-Springfield #4355, but some trimming needed and it still touches the head....had to zip tie a protector on it. ...
Forum: Thumpers 04-04-2012, 06:28 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
New bike

It will be difficult to ride it with the smog stuff attached...what a beast when uncorked! Have fun... Lot's of good info in here about it too...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Thread index

The thread index is posted in a new thread, and up for review with GB. Once reviewed, he will place the link as a sticky in 'THUMPERS'. We can continue to post anything and everything here, but if...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2012, 01:39 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
chevron

My dealer and his mechanic, who both race, are 100% against use of this fuel. I was told that they have more problems with bikes that run this brand than any other. It was one of those, "I told ya...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2012, 11:20 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Oil change

Just a little bit more on the oil change for reference:

KTM filter vs Tusk . Minor difference in detent portion of filter. Won't change performance in any way. The KTM kit came with a crush...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 6,861
Posted By heetseeker
Wicked KTM 500, 350 Index thread FAQ

Quick and Dirty searching. There have been a couple of great threads started on these bikes and a lot of great questions and solutions are buried in those threads... It is not my intention to replace...
Forum: Vendors 04-02-2012, 08:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,157
Posted By heetseeker
thermostat delete kit

The Samco kit, at $119 is the entire hose kit for the bike which does delete the thermostat with the correct kit. The bike is brand spanking new and I don't want to pay that for just a small hose to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-02-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Fuel in your smog canister from a tip over or...

Fuel in your smog canister from a tip over or over fueling will cause a flame out. Get rid of that thing, check your fuel filters, don't use Cheveron gas. Did you get remapped at your dealer for...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2012, 05:59 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Clockworks tank

Anyone running the Clockworks 3.2 gal tank yet? Just wondering how and if it was contacting the thermostat. The samco hose kit for the bike will be avail about mid next week. Just trying to...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2012, 08:12 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Exellent price for OTD. That is below the...

Exellent price for OTD. That is below the suggested retail price.
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Proof! I got on their website today and have...

Proof! I got on their website today and have been trying to combine several items to save on shipping...just too many items to look at right now...but that switch is a winner.

Giant loop or...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
C-lever

I agree...the lever is going to work out fine once I figure out where I can find a smaller solution for the controls... one finger clutching...sweet!
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 08:22 PM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Clever Lever

Tried to install my 'clever lever' (adjustable and less pull) clutch lever without sucess today. The large housing of the turn/headlight/horn assembly is too big to allow for complete use of the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 1,189
Views: 192,185
Posted By heetseeker
top clamp bolt sizes

Which lower riser bolt size did you order with your ADV clamp? 10mm or 12mm ? I'm ready to roll with this clamp purchase. The adjustable clutch lever I purchased contacts the monsterous turn...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
Hell ya...awesome post, great pics.

Hell ya...awesome post, great pics.
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 09:06 AM
Replies: 1,189
Views: 192,185
Posted By heetseeker
OUTSTANDING! :lurk

OUTSTANDING!

:lurk
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7,852
Views: 1,640,446
Posted By heetseeker
indexed thread

Well, now that i've lost all of my info on this post trying to download the spell check application i've decided that you will just have to live with my obvious lack of spelling skills...

In...
Forum: Vendors 03-24-2012, 10:37 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,157
Posted By heetseeker
how about a thermostat delete hose for the 12 ktm...

how about a thermostat delete hose for the 12 ktm 500?
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