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Forum: Orange Crush 07-03-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 412
Posted By jonyfi
I don't know for sure, but I just swapped my...

I don't know for sure, but I just swapped my gearing over on my current bike from stock gearing to 16/45 and the eom chain is adequate... Though you need to orientate the adjustment blocks in the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-28-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Hey SFMCjohn, yes it was nice to finally meet you...

Hey SFMCjohn, yes it was nice to finally meet you in person. I enjoyed the hospitality of the SFMC on social Thursday... It was surprising and great to see some familiar faces ( Bicycle Phil,...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-27-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Looks lime myself and inmate xdbx will be there! ...

Looks lime myself and inmate xdbx will be there!
See you around 715 to 730....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-27-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
I'll be trying to get there! :evil

I'll be trying to get there!
:evil
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-24-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Yes, right... Out near Bridgeport... though the...

Yes, right... Out near Bridgeport... though the pools/"tubs" are not that large/deep so heading there during off peak tourist season is best (as usual)... I was desperate (sore back) and needing a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-23-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Did hit it this past weekend, it was passable......

Did hit it this past weekend, it was passable... But certainly technical, did it fully loaded no problem:D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-23-2014, 09:25 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Hey John, as you knowIt wasn't I :D I did...

Hey John, as you knowIt wasn't I :D

I did make it up to the sierras though. Left Friday evening, camped by relief reservoir, woke up to a flat rear tyre :eek1, after getting that all situated made...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-19-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Money well spent :D Well if you happen to...

Money well spent :D

Well if you happen to get out there let it be known, when I do have cell coverage I'll keep tabs, but as I'm sure you know cell coverage fades away out there, luckily :D
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-19-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
new lower gearing installed on the ktm, loaded up...

new lower gearing installed on the ktm, loaded up and ready to take off tomorrow evening...
Hope to bump into someone along the way :wink:
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-18-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,254
Posted By jonyfi
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Ah. Ok... I see found it on the map.... Ya I...

Ah. Ok... I see found it on the map.... Ya I could slide that in there on my way east on Saturday... after camping at relief reservoir Friday...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Well. I'm initially thinking of leaving the Bay...

Well. I'm initially thinking of leaving the Bay Area Friday after work and riding out to relief reservoir off of the 108, backcountry camping that night at a spot I know of and Saturday heading out...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Thanks for the pointer, I haven't been there...

Thanks for the pointer, I haven't been there yet... I'll try to find out where the turnoff is and give it a go...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,254
Posted By jonyfi
Ah, looks like you guys aren't planning going off...

Ah, looks like you guys aren't planning going off road to much.... maybe I'll sit this one out....
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,254
Posted By jonyfi
Hey I might be up for that... Though I'd prefer...

Hey I might be up for that... Though I'd prefer to do dirt from rte 20 near south clear lake all the way to covelo...:D

Get on dirt down near Indian valley and head north to lake Pillsbury, I did...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-17-2014, 07:37 PM
Replies: 4,847
Views: 426,692
Posted By jonyfi
Sierra mtns

Hi all, this is a last minute post but will maybe catch someone interested...

I'm leaving Friday night from the Bay Area CA and headed up to the sierras for a weekend off road adventure...
I'll...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-14-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By jonyfi
Sounds like your bike continues running, usually...

Sounds like your bike continues running, usually fuel pump issue leads to bike eventually NOT running...?

I've had 2 fuel pumps fail on two different 9fidys...

Sounds like you might have some...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 05-28-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,267
Posted By jonyfi
GPS options for dual sporting?

Haven't had a gps in quite some time...
I don't really know what's our there...

Waterproof
Large screen
Usable/loadable international maps

Suggestions?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-25-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By jonyfi
Thanks :D Actually, had a great trip... short...

Thanks :D
Actually, had a great trip... short and sweet...
Started off road stuff down near Indian valley reservoir and made my way to lake Pillsbury... stopped at soda creek for a few cold ones...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-22-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 455
Posted By jonyfi
Mendocino Forest 2 day trip

Hey all, I'm heading up to Mendocino Forest this weekend... leaving greenbrae CA predawn sat morning and returning Sunday night...no ktm 950 this trip, taking the klr 650 (slower pace on the street,...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-07-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By jonyfi
Hate to do it but I might have to buy a new one...

Hate to do it but I might have to buy a new one and order up a couple of kits and rebuild the old one... I'd like to get it back up and running ASAP, THOUGH DAMN :eek1 that stock pric is a ripoff!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2014, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By jonyfi
Good info to know, thanks!

Good info to know, thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By jonyfi
Ya, I was thinking about that last night! ...

Ya, I was thinking about that last night!
Thanks for the reinforcement!

Where can I order that up?
Forum: Orange Crush 05-04-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 553
Posted By jonyfi
Anyone got a used stock fuel pump for sale?

My fuel pump went today :eek1...haven't only had the bike 3 weeks (2004 9fidyS) :huh, go figure 21,000 miles :rofl
Oh well, luckily I wasn't far from home... I'm working out the kinks before it's...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-22-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By jonyfi
All worked out well! :D I'm back in the saddle...

All worked out well! :D
I'm back in the saddle of a ktm 9fidy after a two year absence, thanks to the help of KTMSER!
There are still a few things to iron out and personalize, but in general all...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-24-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By jonyfi
I guess my initially posting was a little...

I guess my initially posting was a little misleading...
I only have one 950 :D I sold my previous one almost two years ago thinking I couldn't afford to keep it... I've regretted that decision...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-24-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By jonyfi
Good point... I will check into that, if that's...

Good point... I will check into that, if that's the case I'll certainly ride it into saline valley instead of the truck :D
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,543
Posted By jonyfi
I'll be the odd ball here...:D I've ridden the...

I'll be the odd ball here...:D
I've ridden the transalp, the klr, the BMW GS, the ktm...

I own (my second ktm) and it's best for me, but I really like the comfort, cockpit, and on asphalt comfort...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-22-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By jonyfi
I'd love to do that, though I wot have a chance...

I'd love to do that, though I wot have a chance to register it... I would just have picked it up in Phoenix...

I'd rather not stumble upon mr park ranger with no plate on the bike...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-21-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 638
Posted By jonyfi
Anyone close to Death Valley...

I'm currently in Massachusetts, but come mid April I'll drive my truck back to the Bay Area of California... Unplanned/unexpectantly I'm picking up my second ktm 950:D in Phoenix and then I was...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By jonyfi
Freakin awesome!!! :D KTMSER took the time...

Freakin awesome!!! :D

KTMSER took the time out of his day to go look over the bike, take it for a test ride, and give me his opinion of its condition... thumbs up he gave it! Along with a few well...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Well, after more review I'm actually headed back...

Well, after more review I'm actually headed back to a 9fidy :D

I wish I could have one of both :D

I might just find a cheaper older regular GS some day in the future to do 2 up rides/tours with...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 704
Posted By jonyfi
Anyone in Phoenix AZ?

Hey all, I sold my 950 about 2 years ago and am trying to get back on one...
I found one in Phoenix (happy valley/rte 17 area) and I think it's the one for me :D
Though I'm on the east coast and...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Well thanks all! .... For those who did chime in....

Well thanks all! .... For those who did chime in.

I've pretty much made up my mind that I'm not going back to the 950... It's time for some change...and besides a little extra weight, I think the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Ya, those downhill slope stops-falls :eek1 ......

Ya, those downhill slope stops-falls :eek1
... Can't do much other than let it happen or get hurt trying to stop it..
Luckily sounds like the both of you were ok...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Ha!!!!! I've Ben there ;) and worse! How'd...

Ha!!!!!
I've Ben there ;) and worse!
How'd that turn out?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Well, I'm weighing in more towards the GS ADV,...

Well, I'm weighing in more towards the GS ADV, though even though I am anticipating the comfortable cockpit, the ease of mind and maintenance free drive shaft, the long term mileage, the easy...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-04-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Well, if I recall correctly I had play in the...

Well, if I recall correctly I had play in the wheel in the 12 and 6 o'clock positions and the 3 and 9 o'clock .... translates to (?) horizontal and vertical planes, so we replaced all the bearings-...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 12:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Well it's good to see a few folks with higher...

Well it's good to see a few folks with higher mileage...

I think mine started to fail at about 40,000 to 50,000 and then I had a BMW tech put a new one in and I think it was about 20,000 when it...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,553
Posted By jonyfi
Ya, I'd get about 12,000 with my 9fidy....

Ya, I'd get about 12,000 with my 9fidy....
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