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Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,178
Posted By foo
I've just started commuting on the XT660Z Tenere...

I've just started commuting on the XT660Z Tenere through Singapore, so it's all city riding and I try not to hang about. Just filled up for the first time and it worked out at 22km/l.

This is the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,632
Posted By foo
Bike is running well now. Changed the rectifier...

Bike is running well now. Changed the rectifier and the battery. They demonstrated that despite the battery having a full charge as soon as it cranked over it dropped to about 5 volts. They also...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 21,632
Posted By foo
Electrical Issue

A question to owners please.

I have an XT250X, it's about 7 years old. I've been having some starting issues. Basically sometimes nothing happens when I push the starter. Other times I get a...
Forum: Australia 04-24-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 582
Views: 86,353
Posted By foo
Thanks guys, it was indeed the bearing - rusty. ...

Thanks guys, it was indeed the bearing - rusty. Bike is back to normal now.
Forum: Australia 04-19-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 582
Views: 86,353
Posted By foo
Handling issues

2012 XT660Z has been laid up for 10 weeks due to me breaking my foot (on the stairs, 7am, not a drink in sight).

Anyway when I finally get to ride it again the steering is heavy at low speed,...
Forum: Australia 12-03-2012, 07:15 AM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 964,759
Posted By foo
It's the flexible bit between the connection to...

It's the flexible bit between the connection to the bike and the light unit, breaking off at the bike end. First I thought that I just had a bad unit but then to have a second one go in the same...
Forum: Australia 12-01-2012, 11:58 PM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 964,759
Posted By foo
Indicators

Now have 2 broken stalks, just from vibration.

Can anyone recommend suitable replacements which will last a little longer than the standard Yamaha kit.
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 403
Views: 44,964
Posted By foo
Yamaha main dealer in Singapore doesn't bring in...

Yamaha main dealer in Singapore doesn't bring in the 660 either. Stated reason is it doesn't like the heat :rofl He struggled to explain why it's available in Africa and Australia.

I'm importing...
Forum: Ride reports 08-12-2012, 12:20 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 531
Posted By foo
A bit more exciting than my last 14 months :D

A bit more exciting than my last 14 months :D
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2012, 11:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,340
Posted By foo
Thanks very much for the detailed reply. I had...

Thanks very much for the detailed reply. I had read about rectifier issues on some of the earlier models so will check that and the head bearings.

I'm going to be using the bike as a rough road...
Forum: Day Trippin' 08-11-2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,340
Posted By foo
16 months and you just start to tell us now! :D ...

16 months and you just start to tell us now! :D

How's the Ten holding up? I have one on order.
Forum: Thumpers 06-25-2012, 07:41 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 5,597
Posted By foo
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=50...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=501060&highlight=xt660

Not sure whether you've seen the above thread but plenty of good info on the Ten. Also look at xt660.com.

Can't help on...
Forum: Vendors 06-23-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 164,509
Posted By foo
Cheers Michael, I'll keep any eye on this thread...

Cheers Michael, I'll keep any eye on this thread then.
Forum: Vendors 06-22-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 164,509
Posted By foo
Hepo & Becker

Any chance that the Overlander 60 can be mounted to H&B racks?
Forum: Australia 06-02-2012, 11:08 PM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 964,759
Posted By foo
Abs?

Seems I can get both models here, ABS being 1K more expensive.

I've had ABS on 2 previous bikes and didn't notice it, which is probably the point. Don't have it on my current bike and don't...
Forum: Australia 04-26-2012, 04:01 AM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 964,759
Posted By foo
It does indeed help. Thanks.

It does indeed help. Thanks.
Forum: Australia 04-25-2012, 11:01 PM
Replies: 4,739
Views: 964,759
Posted By foo
Two up?

Having been through this entire thread there isn't much mention of riding two up.

How is the bike loaded two up from rider and pillion perspectives?

I'm after a rough road tourer (pot holed...
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