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Forum: Thumpers 09-14-2013, 02:37 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 606
Posted By stickit
640 AD Trub !

Got home from ride to town stopped bike at gate would not start just kept sounding like a dull dig from under seat . Thought bat terms lose went and got spanners from shed tried again she started ....
Forum: Thumpers 09-12-2013, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 484
Posted By stickit
KTM 640 trub.

Ktm 640 adventure , road to town got home checked mail box and restarted her ; sounded funny like noise from battery before she kicked over . Stopped at next gate 100 yrds down driveway stopped ....
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2013, 01:43 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Ok what about wind push ?? How many people have...

Ok what about wind push ?? How many people have carried a heap of gear and been affected by wind so bad that they had to abandon the ride ? I'm not going to be surfing in howling winds . It can get a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2013, 01:36 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Really good tread , thanks .

Really good tread , thanks .
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 03:12 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Board would'nt weigh any more than 10kg . But is...

Board would'nt weigh any more than 10kg . But is fairly wide and 6'5 '' long . Did see three blokes riding three separate bikes ( just to be clear ) all together obviously doing a trip with boards on...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2013, 01:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
My trips are day ones , V Dub's are for weekends...

My trips are day ones , V Dub's are for weekends . Thought hard as need a frame . Who has the good price ? I do have to say even with new motor the vib's through your feet are pretty bad when your...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2013, 01:25 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
No need to be smart ! It's water !! It'll leak...

No need to be smart ! It's water !! It'll leak out !!!!!!!! Were I surf is an adventure riding dirt roads looking for waves . Just got to see if it works or not ..
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2013, 03:10 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Give me wife some time to get time to try and...

Give me wife some time to get time to try and down load pic's , there coming !
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2013, 03:03 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Was thinking hard , as I wont to use one side for...

Was thinking hard , as I wont to use one side for carrying a surfboard and the other for gear . So need a frame , does the soft have one ?
Forum: Thumpers 05-09-2013, 02:01 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
I 'll ask and hopefully all good . Rode it home...

I 'll ask and hopefully all good . Rode it home , 300ks south with a few rest stops to let the motor cool down and only ran it at 80- 90 kmh . Have given it 2 short trips to town and believe she...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2013, 02:30 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Right ! I have pic's and info . Can't down load...

Right ! I have pic's and info . Can't down load pic's from phone . The bill was 6k .
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 02:38 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Well the time is at hand and the bill is in .. $...

Well the time is at hand and the bill is in .. $ 6044.43 . This includes engine rebuild , new carb , handle bar weights to take the vib out , new speedo , the old one was giving the wrong readings ,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Just up dating bike is nearly ready if anyone...

Just up dating bike is nearly ready if anyone still interested . Will give details as well as photo's . Been a long time between rides !
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2013, 02:14 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
The bike is blue ish in color just has number 44...

The bike is blue ish in color just has number 44 on it with no sponsors .. I think he said it was a 6 , 690 maybe ! A little over well meld driving and dropping the bike off and the drive . I...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
You are spot on !!! He says it is not worth the...

You are spot on !!! He says it is not worth the risk as he has found out from the past with non genuine it can come back to bite you in the ass .( leaking gaskets etc ). I may ride like a greenie...
Forum: Thumpers 03-11-2013, 02:03 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
I'll ask why genuine ?

I'll ask why genuine ?
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2013, 12:59 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
I have to talk to my mechanic , which by the way...

I have to talk to my mechanic , which by the way spent 10 so years building and racing KTM for the dakar in Europe . I found the best but ; yeah !!!!! The price is killing me .. He said they will be...
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2013, 12:39 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
1999 model 640 adventurer LC4

1999 model 640 adventurer LC4
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2013, 01:17 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Live in Kempsey NSW . Motor totally dusted ! Were...

Live in Kempsey NSW . Motor totally dusted ! Were do you find parts ? The bike cost me $4600 + transport and re- rego . What would you do apart from feel like ; to the person who sold it to me ?
Forum: Thumpers 03-05-2013, 12:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
To do what I said $5000 is in the ball park .. I...

To do what I said $5000 is in the ball park .. I have been looking for second hand parts but no joy . When would you say it will cost more than the bike is worth ?
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2013, 02:00 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Yes OZ ! I can do a lot of things but engines and...

Yes OZ ! I can do a lot of things but engines and major mechanic,s not me . So all done from a shop and as I said the motor is total . I will say that the person I have entrusted in this op has built...
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2013, 11:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 5,537
Posted By stickit
Engine 640 lc4 rebuild .

What would it cost to rebuild a 640 lc4 engine as well as the carbie is shot . Complete engine and carb dusted from desert run , dust came in from the breather running of the carb it fell off and...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2013, 12:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
Done it twice ! First time went go for 48hrs...

Done it twice ! First time went go for 48hrs riding then turned it on and had to reset but it won't show the -1 wheel diameter so went all wonky again . New battery again and same thing . New bat...
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2013, 03:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
TPS ?? Makes me wonder why replace , as carbies...

TPS ?? Makes me wonder why replace , as carbies are far as I now reliable to the death, just keep it clean and jetted I have been having a heap of trouble with the trip and speedo ; can;t get it to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2013, 01:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
So I was replacing the fuel lines this arvo and...

So I was replacing the fuel lines this arvo and found a electrical connector comming of the carbie throttle . I can't see any other connectors to attach it to . Ideas boys
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2013, 01:11 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,177
Posted By stickit
Carbon fibre handlebars for a ktm 640 .

Anyone now of a good priced set on bars for my adventurer I won't to stop the vibe coming through the bars . I dears boys !!!
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
Thought I would do this as a seperate post . I I...

Thought I would do this as a seperate post . I I found the prob .. Pulled the front farring off stuck my noggin in and connected wires together ; HAY PRESSTO !! Prob now is I saw other wire...
Forum: Thumpers 02-07-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
Kick start stand ?? Mine has a side stand as well...

Kick start stand ?? Mine has a side stand as well as a center sand . The bloke I bought it off said he only ever used the kick start once and said take off the side stand to kick her over , but get...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2013, 12:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
I forgot to mention my fuel lines must have...

I forgot to mention my fuel lines must have already been replaced as none of them are molded to a shape . They sprang a leak the other day from the right hand tank and have it on the list to replace...
Forum: Thumpers 02-06-2013, 12:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
I have figed maybe the prob ; same as your bike...

I have figed maybe the prob ; same as your bike traced those wires and they connect to nothing . I have 2 male connectors sitting near it doing nothing . But when I connect the one with a heap of...
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2013, 12:49 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
Could you post some pic's so I can fig out where...

Could you post some pic's so I can fig out where it is . Cheers
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2013, 12:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,962
Posted By stickit
1999 640 Adventuer Questions

Just bought a 1999 model , have a few questions that might seem dumb but need to get solved . 1 ,Do they only start in neutral ? Mine only does it has a center and side stand , but can't see any...
Forum: Asia Pacific 01-28-2011, 12:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By stickit
Ebay jacket - Scoyco a good old brand . Have...

Ebay jacket - Scoyco a good old brand . Have bought some waterproofing spray from the local camping supplies store and given it 2 coats . Now ! Don't laugh ! I'm new and on a budget .After you walk...
Forum: Asia Pacific 01-27-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 644
Posted By stickit
Kempsey to tassie

Going from the above address and would like some help on alternate routes which did not involve the highway .I am currently on my P's and have a BMW Dakar . A friend and I are going to ride to...
Forum: Equipment 12-13-2010, 12:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By stickit
Dackar 650 pegs

Just bought a 65o Dakar 2002 model . Find that my feet slip of the pegs , does anyone know of a after market peg that is bigger and has good grip as well as width for standing up on ?? Also what are...
Forum: Equipment 03-26-2010, 01:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 532
Posted By stickit
Question Dual Helmets

Can I buy a Arai XD-3 luster helmet from the USA and wear it legal in OZ ? If yes , cool ! If no surely they are up to saftey standards but how would I get it pased for Australian standards ? The...
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