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Forum: Parallel Universe 04-28-2015, 09:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By northern
I just found this statement.... Also...

I just found this statement....

Also included in the kit was an inline splice connector which I connected to the running light wire for the tail light. What this did was allow the PIAA running...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-28-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 207
Posted By northern
Driving lights, wire going to tail light?

I have an 09 F800GS that I bought used with farkles already installed.

There is a wire from the PIAA driving light harness that is run under the seat and into the tail light housing. This is...
Forum: Canada 04-24-2015, 02:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 319
Posted By northern
Gravel roads in the NWT depend on the weather and...

Gravel roads in the NWT depend on the weather and when the grader last passed. If it is a wet period, that road gets beat up badly from the rain. And will remain in rough condition until the next...
Forum: Canada 04-08-2015, 04:11 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 589
Posted By northern
The Ultimate Canadian Road Trip, As Determined By An Algorithm

The Ultimate Canadian Road Trip, As Determined By An Algorithm




http://big.assets.huffingtonpost.com/CrossCanada.jpg

Behold the ultimate cross-Canada journey according to an algorithm ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-10-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,101
Posted By northern
So what have you experienced with spacers? Are...

So what have you experienced with spacers? Are you laying it back or pushing it forward?
Forum: Canada 01-16-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By northern
This won't be a Fort Smith toy. My dad in...

This won't be a Fort Smith toy. My dad in Alberta really wants one and I am his connection to the Internet.

Larry has his Dodge truck all tore apart in his garage. Hoping to see it on the road...
Forum: Canada 01-15-2015, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 442
Posted By northern
Importing an anitque crawler tractor

I am looking for information on importing an antique crawler tractor from the US into Canada.

Anybody every import an old iron that didn't require registration?

I have looked on the RIV.ca...
Forum: Canada 10-31-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,548
Posted By northern
400 miles on a CT70, now that sounds like...

400 miles on a CT70, now that sounds like fun.....


Only 2000 kms on my BMW this summer, but everyone made me smile......
Forum: Canada 10-13-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
Thanks, that is what we were trying to do. The...

Thanks, that is what we were trying to do. The bike is in my wife's name and will remain in her name. TD Meloche Monnex would not add a driver to a motorcycle policy without 3 years experience or a...
Forum: Canada 10-10-2014, 02:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
Winter arrived in Whitehorse last week and the...

Winter arrived in Whitehorse last week and the bikes were put away on the weekend. I guess we have the winter to figure this out.

Thanks everyone for your input.

We will start contacting...
Forum: Canada 09-28-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
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Forum: Canada 09-27-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By northern
Here is a photo taken about 1 year ago riding...

Here is a photo taken about 1 year ago riding Parsons Lake road in WBNP.

http://i1318.photobucket.com/albums/t659/northerngmc/Parsonslakeroad_zps51d63e88.jpg...
Forum: Canada 09-27-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By northern
I was riding hwy 5 in WBNP this afternoon.........

I was riding hwy 5 in WBNP this afternoon...... saw a few Bison!

Last Sunday I rode down to Hay Camp, south of Fort Smith along the Slave River into WBNP. Great little ride.
Forum: Canada 09-27-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
Thanks Ben. Yes Whitehorse does get the...

Thanks Ben.

Yes Whitehorse does get the course and my wife is the Dean at Yukon College responsible for Continuing Education, so this might just jump start that idea.

I will say hi to Larry...
Forum: Canada 09-27-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
Anybody use Intact?

Anybody use Intact?
Forum: Canada 09-27-2014, 10:40 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,168
Posted By northern
Insurance for new drivers

My 16 year old son passed his motorcycle license test yesterday. Contacted our insurer today about adding him to the policy and they refused. They said he either needs 3 years experience or the...
Forum: Canada 08-26-2014, 08:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,779
Posted By northern
One thing I enjoyed was a short fishing trip on...

One thing I enjoyed was a short fishing trip on the north shore of PEI. It was a 3 hour trip, jigging for cod and mackerel. Nothing huge but I think it was $35 and it was a great chance to go for a...
Forum: Canada 08-24-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,532
Posted By northern
http://i1318.photobucket.com/albums/t659/northerng...

http://i1318.photobucket.com/albums/t659/northerngmc/522A0E8F-76C5-4F17-9B0B-ED0EB571720D_zpskzwvi22m.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 08-22-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
The foam mic covers made all the difference....

The foam mic covers made all the difference. Great system.
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2014, 02:20 PM
Replies: 16,757
Views: 1,926,182
Posted By northern
Or use them as live wells for fishing!

Or use them as live wells for fishing!
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
Went for a ride and the sena 20s worked well. I...

Went for a ride and the sena 20s worked well. I was picking up wind noise off of my sons mic. I hasn't put the foam covers on, and I hope that eliminates the wind noise. He was riding with an mx...
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
Yes the peaked visor vibrates. The face shield...

Yes the peaked visor vibrates. The face shield works great. I will try the rubber gasket. Thanks.
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
Yes the visor and shield are both removable by...

Yes the visor and shield are both removable by removing a screw (90 degree turn to remove) on each side. And another on top for the visor.

I can't really compare it noise wise as I haven't had...
Forum: Equipment 08-20-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
I figured out last night how to get the check...

I figured out last night how to get the check pads out and I have the Sena 20S installed. Now I need to figure it out.
Forum: Equipment 08-19-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,207
Posted By northern
How did you get the speakers in behind the...

How did you get the speakers in behind the padding?
I am in the process of installing a Sena 20S.
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16,757
Views: 1,926,182
Posted By northern
I just bought an 07 klr650 for my son and the...

I just bought an 07 klr650 for my son and the factory tool kit is missing.

Any tool kit or tool roll recommendations?

I attempted to search but it wouldn't.......
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-16-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 5,375
Posted By northern
I found all the part numbers on a thread in here...

I found all the part numbers on a thread in here and went to a bearing store in an industrial area. I think it cost me about $50 for all 5 bearings and the seals. And they were in stock.

I...
Forum: Canada 07-03-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,577
Posted By northern
I was told yesterday that I was #132 on RM...

I was told yesterday that I was #132 on RM waiting list! And I contacted him 3 weeks ago.

How bad was shipping to Calgary?
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 48,915
Views: 10,162,378
Posted By northern
Thanks, yeah I am not sure how motivated they are...

Thanks, yeah I am not sure how motivated they are to sell it. I think I may wait a few weeks or months to try and buy it.

Living a 2000 km drive from the US border has it's disadvantages....... ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 48,915
Views: 10,162,378
Posted By northern
Hummmm....... they are not listed for 2015 on...

Hummmm....... they are not listed for 2015 on www.yamaha-motor.ca

Is the WR250R still being made?
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 48,915
Views: 10,162,378
Posted By northern
WR250R used price

Are WR250R holding there value extremely well? Or did people have to pay above MSRP to buy them?

I found one for sale, here in Canada, and they are asking MSRP for it!

2011 WR250R with 3500 kms...
Forum: Canada 06-22-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By northern
I just put a 2008 TTR230 for sale here in Fort...

I just put a 2008 TTR230 for sale here in Fort Smith. $2250.

You could buy the bike, ride with your buddy and take it home!
Forum: Canada 06-20-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 578
Posted By northern
Rentals are hard to find. Nothing here in Fort...

Rentals are hard to find. Nothing here in Fort Smith to rent.
Forum: Canada 06-20-2014, 09:21 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,522
Posted By northern
Forgot one thing.... Might be hard to find. Even...

Forgot one thing.... Might be hard to find. Even at regular price I had to make 3 trips to the Edmonton PA before funding one in stock.
Forum: Canada 06-20-2014, 09:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,522
Posted By northern
I have used mine to haul my KLR650 and it worked...

I have used mine to haul my KLR650 and it worked well. I hauled the bike 1300 kms a few times without incident.

I have also used it to haul the kids TTRs out of town. Worked well there too.

I...
Forum: Canada 04-20-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,427
Posted By northern
Has 4 BMW bikes!

Has 4 BMW bikes!
Forum: Canada 04-20-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,427
Posted By northern
Thanks everyone for the help. Bought a house in...

Thanks everyone for the help. Bought a house in Copperridge
and meet a few gear heads.

Neighbour at the house my wife is renting u
Forum: Canada 04-13-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,427
Posted By northern
I am here an house hunting. Interesting...

I am here an house hunting.

Interesting weekend looking at houses.

A couple of questions that come to mind.

Is there a dealer in Whitehorse that will service BMW motorbikes.

Any idea...
Forum: Canada 03-20-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 997
Posted By northern
Ok, you mentioned it was good for -10 C. The high...

Ok, you mentioned it was good for -10 C. The high today in Fort Nelson is -10 C, and I would imagine that is only for a few hours in the middle of the afternoon. I would expect you could see over...
Forum: Canada 03-19-2014, 09:35 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 997
Posted By northern
Wow, really? Riding a KLR on ICE? I would...

Wow, really? Riding a KLR on ICE?

I would question your gear, it is still winter up here in northern Canada..... There was a snow fall warning out today for the Fort Nelson region in northern...
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