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Forum: Orange Crush 07-30-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,688
Posted By AndyB
my 2cent$, on either the huge porky 950A, which i...

my 2cent$, on either the huge porky 950A, which i ride mostly road 35 in the front (Metzler, karoo2), 30-32 rear ( Mefo Explr.) the higher pressure in the front seems to keep the knobs from cupping...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-26-2011, 05:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By AndyB
hey thanks to ya both for your 2cents, and good...

hey thanks to ya both for your 2cents, and good basic advice...the bike runs great, as is every one elses complaints is the gas milage, is my only real moaning point. ...the only real must have i can...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-23-2011, 11:34 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,439
Posted By AndyB
Bolt On Preformance...

ok so i'm a long time lurker n reader here, also an owner of a an orage 640, well 2 of them n 2 400s, rxc and rfs...just a rider and not a mechanic, i now have a 04 950 A, that i been riding for bout...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-27-2011, 12:00 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By AndyB
I......See said the the blind gps Twit....

....i think, I Think,,,, your insight has led me to the light....gawd i am such a non tech twit.....still though doesn't explain all the different datum possibilities, whats going on there ?????
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-27-2011, 11:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By AndyB
well to start THANKS Trent, but i've done that,...

well to start THANKS Trent, but i've done that, but i can't seem to enter All the numbers nor toggle down to the longitude entry...also what datum should i have unit set at ?????
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-27-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,249
Posted By AndyB
using lat/lon on a 60csx Help

can someone Please instruct this gps nitwit ( me ) on how to enter a lat/lon and then Go To on my 60csx....i've read the manual, watched the video, etc..... i build comm. & cell phone towers and...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-26-2011, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 594
Posted By AndyB
550 OR ?, to supplement 60csx...

1st, i have a 60csx that i use for making and following tracks, what i'm looking for is a larger screen gps, to supplement and mainly to use as an "electronic map" on display that i can See easier in...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-27-2011, 12:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,483
Posted By AndyB
ReallY ? is Normal ?

...hey guys thanks for replys But really ? out the pipe? is this normal for a twin which i have absoutely no experience with ? ....i mean this bike holds far less oil than my 640A, ture it has more...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-27-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,483
Posted By AndyB
WTF is the oil going ?

i am stumped and well, stumpted without a clue as to where my 04 950's,odo 22k, 1 po that followed all maint. protocol and receipts to prove
BUT oil is dissapearing. absolutely no leaks.

ok...
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2009, 11:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,327
Posted By AndyB
Options...

Hey Guys, thanks for all the suggestions, been off line(tech difficulties) for past cpl wks and frustrations continue...,i've been studying close Creepers thread on his and others installs of the MX...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2009, 10:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,327
Posted By AndyB
Just Frustrated I Guess ....

Sorry to rant or whine guys, i'm just confussed and frustrated that i can't seem to get this simple bolt on mod to work! and that with so many who have done this conversion = full ti akro pipe and...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,327
Posted By AndyB
03 640A with full Akro Ti pipe....

Hey K2ride thanks! BUT.., i have both styles of carb (the slanted version i bought from an inmate here that supposedly had it fitted to a 02 640A to replace the elderbrock on my 96 400 and nver did )...
Forum: Thumpers 08-30-2009, 05:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 6,327
Posted By AndyB
Which FCR39 Fits the 640A ?

Desperate for some help n info here and i've looked thouroghly thru the index and still coming up empty.

WHICH version (model # ?)of the FCR39MX fits the 640A ? with a full Ti Akro pipe. I know...
Forum: Equipment 08-23-2009, 06:12 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,617
Posted By AndyB
got several jackets depends on the type of ride....

got several jackets depends on the type of ride. All bought used off inmates here 'cept for the joe rocket ballistic5 off newenough,com...bmw r2p, great summer jac along with a thrown on waterproof...
Forum: Equipment 08-23-2009, 06:35 AM
Replies: 320
Views: 72,505
Posted By AndyB
Sidi Discovery's

+1 for the Discovery's and Nearly perfect boot for the past 3 years of dualsport and single track riding.
out of the box comfy, were totally waterproof (a little leaky now in deep water, but witha...
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2009, 07:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,892
Posted By AndyB
New 690R vs. Used 950SE, which to buy?

for the same money just under 9K a brand New 690R or go for the used and Ridden for what it is, a Monster twin clyn. dirt bike?
either bike looking to be a back road/semi off road/ forest service...
Forum: Thumpers 08-15-2009, 08:23 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 69,023
Posted By AndyB
Starter or Starter Clutch

Hey guys, well hmmm i gots 2 issues going wrong on my 03 640A, 1 is a carb issue that started thing whole thing (and i believe related to starter problem as far fetched as that may seem), to be...
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2009, 04:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,228
Posted By AndyB
Plenty of Set Up and "How To" covered EXTENSIVELY...

Plenty of Set Up and "How To" covered EXTENSIVELY in the LC4 INDEX that folks have spent much time documenting. START There. And welcome to LC4 family..,happy trails.
Forum: Thumpers 08-02-2009, 05:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 352
Posted By AndyB
yes Cruiser & dealer correct at 16/42...

yes Cruiser & dealer correct at 16/42 stock....check index, NUMEROUS posts on final drive gearing there.... myself 2 sets of wheels and instead of changin c.s. sprockets picked up a cush hub sprocket...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2009, 05:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Finally back here, stuck outta town...

Finally back here, stuck outta town working.....Laramie your pics are worth a thousand words. It appears we definitely have a different version of the FCR. the pump rod and more importantly the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2009, 04:01 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
The frame is not the clearence issue. although a...

The frame is not the clearence issue. although a tight fit with the throttle cable housing, it still fits there. it's the outter diaphragm housing bolt! hitting hard against the pipe. hell, i'd dent...
Forum: Thumpers 07-11-2009, 03:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Pissed Carb NO Fit ?

well here's the latest, dropped the cash for a JD jet kit and different diaphragm as James also suggested to shorten the pump stroke. time to put back in the bike, Except it WILL NOT fit!
Let me...
Forum: Thumpers 07-08-2009, 02:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 964
Posted By AndyB
Definitely check the battery ! had the same thing...

Definitely check the battery ! had the same thing happen while out riding. bike just died. couldn't find nothing wrong, battery even had good voltage. figured it was a shorted ignition switch but no...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2009, 07:19 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
UpDate...

Halfcab... "If I'm reading this right the Pilot jet is a #55.
Fuel mixture screw is 1.5 turns out.
Main jet is a #142. Main air jet is a #200.
Needle...I don't have a clue, unless it is from a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2009, 06:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Update

ok well then, Gawd! i hate wrenchin' on 4strokes! seems nuthing fits! or ya can't get your hands where they need to be... factory or after market, ok ranting over :clap

carb was just full of...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2009, 02:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By AndyB
ok getting back here, definitely sumthing...

ok getting back here, definitely sumthing going on in the carb and pretty sure it's a air leak in the pumper diaphram housing Plus the carb was just Really dirty!
Although both intake and...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2009, 12:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Laramie, " have you done any work to the carb at...

Laramie, " have you done any work to the carb at all? or has this just started happening?"

no, never touched the carb since getting bike, just started acting up. got the carb off and float bowl...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2009, 07:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Well i got the carb out, damn bit of a wrasselin'...

Well i got the carb out, damn bit of a wrasselin' match that was. First thing let me back up here with abit of bike hustory....other than midly annoying stutter down low the bike has started and ran...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2009, 04:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
Hey Kemosabe, Thanks ! yep it was Installing...

Hey Kemosabe, Thanks ! yep it was Installing a used 39mm FCR-MX on a 03 640 Adventure... a bedtime story.

Laramie.....what do you need to know? i have a FCR-39 in my 640, Creep and I...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2009, 12:29 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,022
Posted By AndyB
FCR39...Creepers Guide

Iknow Creepers widly known for his knowledge witht he Holy BST, but he also posted a real good one on setting up/maintence on the FCR39/40...i've serched with no luck, can someone direct me to that...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2009, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By AndyB
thanks guys, probably get into it tomorrow and...

thanks guys, probably get into it tomorrow and hoping it's obvious to my thick head.
FCR39MX, it was installed my understanding by PO when bike was new in 03, No choke cable, just the button,...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2009, 04:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By AndyB
A GP1 Front It Is....

well thanks for the input guys. gonna order the front tomorrow.

"If you already have knobby wheels, why not go to something like a set of AT90 Scorpions for more roadworthy tires?"

i tried...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2009, 10:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By AndyB
"Sounds rich, that will cause stutter, black...

"Sounds rich, that will cause stutter, black smoke and unburnt fuel in the hot pipe = BANG.Check the float valve out, it sounds as though there is shit in it. Does it do it if you run on the fuel in...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 434
Posted By AndyB
Front Tire to match GP1 Rear...

I'm not intentionly starting a tire thread and please NO rear tire suggestions, but...i finally mounted up a IRC GP1 on the rear of my 640 which i'm very satisfied with as a road/broken pave/hard...
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 743
Posted By AndyB
LC4, Bad Valve Guide or ...?

well my 03 640A is puffing black smoke and shooting fire balls! outta the can. As cool as the fire balls looked at night shooting out the silencer, well damnit that ain't right and gotta figure out...
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2009, 06:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,430
Posted By AndyB
Different Manual ?

Uh not in my manual,= "engine oil level can be chk'd cold or warm.....If engine cold,oil level should be viz at lower edge (a) of insp. glassIf engine warm,oil level should be viz at the upper edge...
Forum: Thumpers 06-20-2009, 02:54 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,430
Posted By AndyB
Oil Level In '03 640A ???

OK 2 oil issues here...hoping for some help from the family cause i got no dealer that really has any experience with LC4s
1st...I'm stumped and bewildered with the oil reading on my 03 Adv. but...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-12-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 436
Posted By AndyB
Where 'Bouts is Leota ???

Hey hope ya don't mind me jumping in on this thread CWAY, here from WV working for a few wks and brought my bike(640A) with me. Holed up in New Buffalo Looking to get some riding in this wknd. and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-11-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 261
Posted By AndyB
Outta Town in SW MI/NW IN...Looking to Ride

Hello, a hilbilly and his 640 from WV here in S.W. MI(New Buffalo) working for the next cpl wks. got this wknd off and looking for riding suggestions/somebody to tag a long on a ride. Twisty Roads or...
Forum: Thumpers 05-23-2009, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 323
Posted By AndyB
Thumb Fixed!

well seems it was the battery that went south.
at a loss went down to a bike shop armed with the elc. schematic, had a chat with one of the mechanics (which i'm not) after some head scratching...
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