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Forum: Thumpers 09-18-2014, 11:22 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
I'll double check. Thanks!

I'll double check. Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2014, 11:41 PM
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Views: 1,148,637
Posted By Tonicu
Valve lash adjustment

As some of you may know, instead of going the 690 route I posted for a 625 SXC instead and am very happy. It's snappier and lighter than the 640, not that different but the 625 suits my needs better....
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2014, 03:39 PM
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Posted By Tonicu
Any of you know the part number of the gasket...

Any of you know the part number of the gasket between the thermostat and the cylinder head? I haven't been able to find it in my spare parts manual nor here.
And there is one, at least in my 625. ...
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 6,260
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Posted By Tonicu
Decompression lever touching

Not finding anything particularly wrong I decided it was worth continuing with the disassembly, so off came the head and shortly after the cylinder.
All looks fine, fortunately.
I think I found...
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 09:43 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
Edited. This one does work. ...

Edited. This one does work.

http://youtu.be/8pUbO-g8YLA
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 6,260
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Posted By Tonicu
Thanks, Alik. This link should work...

Thanks, Alik.
This link should work http://youtu.be/8pUbO-g8YLA
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 6,260
Views: 1,148,637
Posted By Tonicu
New LC4 in the family

I bought a '06 625 SXC along with the '03 640 that for the moment I plan to keep.
I have now several sets of wheels to choose from. ;) And fuel tanks, as this one came with the original 9L and a 20L...
Forum: Thumpers 07-12-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 470
Posted By Tonicu
Which front offroad tyre 120/70-17

I fitted a Karoo 3 150/70-17 rear and am looking for a similar one for the front more off than on road tyre. 110/70 would also fit although it's a 3,5" rim.
The bike is a lovely&lively KTM. 640. ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-29-2014, 03:57 AM
Replies: 6,260
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Posted By Tonicu
Hey, "Gavilán". I agree, too many new bike...

Hey, "Gavilán".
I agree, too many new bike threads. :lol3
To add something that might be useful, I've tried the Mitas C04 130/90-18 and it's worked very well, not a proper enduro tyre nor a slab...
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2014, 09:22 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
I'm thinking of changing my beloved 640 for a 10K...

I'm thinking of changing my beloved 640 for a 10K kms. '11 TE 630, as both seem to be, along with the 690, the only real 50/50 bikes in the market.
This TE had several FI issues, the owner says all...
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2014, 01:43 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
Interesting to know I'm not the only one...

Interesting to know I'm not the only one shredding d/srear tyres in 1K kms on my 640. Please report back on both f/r Pirelli XCMH, with pictures if possible.
I currently use a Mitas C04 130/90 and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2014, 01:26 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
Finally replaced the c/s bearing and ... success!...

Finally replaced the c/s bearing and ... success!
No play in the shaft and no more debries on the plug magnets. Rolling strong and enjoying!
Bill&Gunner, thanks a lot for your advices.
I can no...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 07:40 PM
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Posted By Tonicu
If you pull the manual decompressor lever before...

If you pull the manual decompressor lever before hitting the e-button do you encounter the same problem?
I'd try with an alternative source of electricity.
Mine did something like yours and after I...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
May I ask for a picture so I don't replace the...

May I ask for a picture so I don't replace the wrong one?

Thanks, Bill.

Is 0760122270 the one to replace? 12x22x7 seal

http://thumbs.subefotos.com/82bec3065607b804cbe92cfa2ac03bb5o.jpg...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 01:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Thanks for the info, Gunner. As for the rebuild...

Thanks for the info, Gunner.
As for the rebuild parts cost I've started looking for a spare low mileage engine, which should be a much cheaper option.
As for the failed c/s bearing, it's p/n...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 01:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Just one more question. In the microfiche there...

Just one more question.
In the microfiche there are two needle bearings, numbers 12 and 13, part numbers 56533093000 and 56533098000 respectively.
It's clear to me that number 12 goes in the engine...
Forum: Thumpers 04-11-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Finally the remains of the needle bearing came...

Finally the remains of the needle bearing came out after some persuasion. :huh
It turns out it's the 4902KSE needle bearing, which, to my surprise :lol3 is not available at KTM. No hassle, the local...
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2014, 12:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Good reminder, Tseta, and great thread about your...

Good reminder, Tseta, and great thread about your Siberian adventure. Pics& tips have been very useful both from yours and Gunner's threads. Thanks.
As I'm planning a complete rebuild next winter -...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 09:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Thanks for the tips, Vintage&Gunner associates...

Thanks for the tips, Vintage&Gunner associates Inc. ;)

I know it'd be better to split the cases and replace quite a few parts here and there, but I wonder if I managed to get the failed bearing...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 01:51 PM
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Posted By Tonicu
C/S needle bearing help needed

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=23786332#post23786332
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 905
Posted By Tonicu
Question KTM LC4 640 '03 question countershaft needle bearing

Found the reason for the metal found in the magnets

http://thumbs.subefotos.com/8be6f7fb2c8e7051825aa6cdf5caa768o.jpg (http://subefotos.com/ver/?8be6f7fb2c8e7051825aa6cdf5caa768o.jpg)

Were...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2014, 11:08 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
'03 maintenance

About to reach 60k kms, as the engine seems to overheat ( only ) when at tight single track sections, and as I found some more fludge than usual at the sump magnets I've decided to take a deeper look...
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,711
Posted By Tonicu
What a good looking brand new toy. May I ask...

What a good looking brand new toy.
May I ask why such a change from the - er, big yet comfortable - GS to a nimble 690?
Or you had/have other more "enduro" oriented bikes?
Thanks for sharing...
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 6,260
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Posted By Tonicu
Thanks, Bill. I was planning to take the barrel...

Thanks, Bill.
I was planning to take the barrel out and take a deeper look so as to check the crank/rod play.

Here the video :
http://youtu.be/q2KAh8WFLX4

About second 12 or so I press the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2014, 01:51 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
No fear - hopefully - for the bottom end. The...

No fear - hopefully - for the bottom end. The extra noise is not worrisome at all, just like valves out of spec. To my untrained ears, that is. Plus I recently fitted a metal bash plate which indeed...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2014, 04:11 PM
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Views: 1,148,637
Posted By Tonicu
Question 60K Kms maintenance

About to reach 60K kms, time for another valve clearance checking. It sounds a a bit more than usual and as I have to take the rocker cover apart, I'm planning to have a look further down, so I've...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2,324
Views: 341,227
Posted By Tonicu
NW, Galicia. You've probably heard/read about...

NW, Galicia. You've probably heard/read about Santiago de Compostela. Not too far away from my place.
Could you please try again to describe a bit more your 690 en français, même si on est en hiver...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2014, 10:41 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
Question 60K kms

As I'm not too far from getting there, I wonder if I should follow the old saying " if it ain't broke, don't fix it " or i should take the head off, inspect the valves, timing chain, piston&rings,...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2014, 10:24 AM
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Posted By Tonicu
Question Interesting report on the '14 690, merci. Nice...

Interesting report on the '14 690, merci.
Nice skid plate, whereabouts in France are you?
Can you compare it to the your previous beast 950 SE?
Any videos "at work" ?
Forum: Ride reports 01-13-2014, 01:28 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 19,575
Posted By Tonicu
Those TKCs grip superbly on tar but not that good...

Those TKCs grip superbly on tar but not that good on mud I'd say. :rofl
You do own a very good looking AT.
Terima kasih, awesome report. Thank you very much, sires.
Keep on!
Forum: Ride reports 12-26-2013, 12:58 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,545
Posted By Tonicu
What a bunch of scotsmen! ;) Lovely country...

What a bunch of scotsmen! ;)
Lovely country that of yours, and great people too.

http://thumbs.subefotos.com/0643f903f622089af4d698f721096b2co.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 12-23-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,545
Posted By Tonicu
Hey, scotsman, how're you doing? A couple of...

Hey, scotsman, how're you doing?
A couple of webs you should visit if you're looking for a 2nd hand bike in Spain :
www.milanuncios.com
www.segundamano.es
www.motos.net

You can find a decent...
Forum: Equipment 12-18-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,799
Posted By Tonicu
Just in case someone is looking for these boots,...

Just in case someone is looking for these boots, I'd look for a different brand.
Mines were the Axo Dart WP - supposedly standing for waterproof - and after one year of not too hard use I can assure...
Forum: Ride reports 12-05-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,545
Posted By Tonicu
You've probably tried these, Maybe on ebay or at...

You've probably tried these, Maybe on ebay or at a Birm'gham moto brakeyard you can find a cheap rust-free one.
Once you get to Santander are you going east or westwards?
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 01:34 PM
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Posted By Tonicu
Thumb BST working fine

The bike is running superbly after some maintenance on the carb, performance is very good and fuel consumption is back to normal, reaching 200 kms before reserve, around 4.2 L / 100 kms at a...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2013, 04:47 PM
Replies: 6,260
Views: 1,148,637
Posted By Tonicu
Same case here, replacing a couple of o-rings and...

Same case here, replacing a couple of o-rings and some cleaning sorted out the stalling/bogging issue. I reduced the main jet size and not only fuel consumption came back to normal, 6 L / 100 kms....
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2013, 03:55 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 10,230
Posted By Tonicu
Nice trip, pictures and good looking girls too,...

Nice trip, pictures and good looking girls too, particularly your daughter if you don't mind me saying it. You're a lucky man!
Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Ride reports 11-10-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 7,545
Posted By Tonicu
No matter which bike you take, if you finally...

No matter which bike you take, if you finally make it to NW Spain give a shout.
The KLE has a nice torquey engine, and 600 quid don't sound as a rip off.
Keep warm and enjoy.
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 2,011
Views: 323,029
Posted By Tonicu
It was indeed the o-ring, I tried with a 1.5...

It was indeed the o-ring, I tried with a 1.5 instead of the 1.35.
I have that filter - or a similar one - on the vacuum vent, but thanks to your comments I remembered I had completely forgotten to...
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 2,011
Views: 323,029
Posted By Tonicu
I shall replace the slide guide&emulsion tube...

I shall replace the slide guide&emulsion tube then.
As for jetting I think I'll go for the 47.5 pilot and 160 main, instead of the 45 / 165 current setup.
I replaced the 10x1,5 o-ring on the slide...
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