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Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 09:56 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By jecklc80
Great thanks for the info. I asked my local...

Great thanks for the info. I asked my local dealer if they would do it 3 weeks ago and they have yet to hear back from ktm. We'll see. Hopefully hear something soon.
Forum: Orange Crush Yesterday, 12:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 235
Posted By jecklc80
Rear master cylinder TB.

Is the rear master cylinder tech bulletin a recall or just a notification to owners?.
I have a 2005 950A purchased a year ago with 2400 miles. Now has 4400 miles and my rear brake is completely...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-26-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 524
Posted By jecklc80
Second that. On the drive home from buying mine...

Second that. On the drive home from buying mine is pulled off the highway and up to a stoplight and it died. Thought it was in trouble but it was just idle adjusted too low.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-15-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By jecklc80
You are correct sir. Pulled the tank today and it...

You are correct sir. Pulled the tank today and it was off the sensor. Glad that is all that it was though. I was able to slide it back on without pulling the carbs, so that was nice.

Sent from my...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By jecklc80
Never mind it's on the left side of the engine....

Never mind it's on the left side of the engine. Looks like I'm gonna have to pull the tank.

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By jecklc80
Where is the plug located on the engine? ...

Where is the plug located on the engine?

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By jecklc80
2005 adventure fyi. Sent from my SM-T520...

2005 adventure fyi.

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 437
Posted By jecklc80
No oil light

My oil light is not coming on when I turn the key on. Is this normal? I thought the oil light stays on when the bike is not running.

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-14-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
So should I let it idle up to 4 bars then stop...

So should I let it idle up to 4 bars then stop and check it or take it out for a ride then when I get back stop it and check it?

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Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
So basically you don't think gas could have...

So basically you don't think gas could have forced it's way past the carbs and into the engine? I know there's no water pump issue oil is way to clear for that. What does it feel like if it liquid...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
Well its definitely fuel. Took a sample from the...

Well its definitely fuel. Took a sample from the res and smelled it next to a fresh sample and there is definitely gas in it. Looks like I'm going to drain and refill the oil then start fresh with...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-12-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
Well, the oil looks pretty clean. Definitely...

Well, the oil looks pretty clean. Definitely doesn't look like there is coolant in it. But it smells like some gas may have found its way in. Is there any way to tell other than just comparing fresh...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2014, 03:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
The first time after oil change I started it and...

The first time after oil change I started it and idled until 4 bars at about 60 degrees. This past time I had been riding in the city in 85 degree heat. So it could be temp related. Which way is...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2014, 12:55 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,006
Posted By jecklc80
Oil level rising

I have a 2005 950 adv. About 2 months ago I added flex jets and oil drain hose and did an oil change. Oil looked normal filter looked normal. My oil level was almost to the top of the full mark on...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-11-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By jecklc80
Flexjet 2 Question

Just received and started to install my flexjets and had a question about length.
How long should they be? It seems like they won't be long enough to reach down to where I could access them. Mine...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-13-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By jecklc80
The bike is stored under a carport so the engine...

The bike is stored under a carport so the engine would be the same as air temperature. Approx 20 degrees. I always let it warm up to 3 bars before leaving is that warm enough?

Sent from my Nexus S...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-13-2014, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 404
Posted By jecklc80
Lighter weight oil?

My current temperatures are usually 20's in the morning and 40's in the afternoon. But they could go anywhere from single digits to 60's in the afternoon. Should I still change to the lighter weight...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-02-2013, 01:47 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 53,397
Posted By jecklc80
For the record I enjoyed both the books and DVDs...

For the record I enjoyed both the books and DVDs of lwr and lwd.

I think they really helped the adventure bike market.

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Forum: Orange Crush 09-01-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 53,397
Posted By jecklc80
I heard that they didn't go with KTMs because...

I heard that they didn't go with KTMs because they realized how fast they were and that it would take a month off the trip.

They said man, if we take the Beemers that would stretch this out to a 3...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-26-2013, 04:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By jecklc80
I'm talking about the oil change kit on Ktm twins...

I'm talking about the oil change kit on Ktm twins vs just changing the filter. Or do u need the kit every time you change the oil.

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Forum: Orange Crush 08-26-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 448
Posted By jecklc80
Quick Oil Change Question

How often do change the whole oil kit vs just the filter?

Thanks
Forum: Orange Crush 08-24-2013, 05:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 360
Posted By jecklc80
If it were me I would use contact...

If it were me I would use contact cleaner/precision cleaner. Others will leave a residue. When its something as simple as running to the store to get the right cleaner I would just go with the proper...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-24-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,729
Posted By jecklc80
I use the traverse too. It fits a little baggy in...

I use the traverse too. It fits a little baggy in the chest and stomach to make room for a cheat protector if you are so inclined. It's been really good so far. I've been through some pretty heavy...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
Haven't heard of this. Thanks for the heads up. ...

Haven't heard of this. Thanks for the heads up.

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Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 07:04 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
http://www.ktm950.info Sent from my EVO...

http://www.ktm950.info

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Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
It's the Hall Of Wisdom. Sent from my EVO...

It's the Hall Of Wisdom.

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Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
Yeah that is tempting. Maybe I'll ride the first...

Yeah that is tempting. Maybe I'll ride the first few nights and work on it the next few nights.

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Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
Yeah I thought about checking the valves but the...

Yeah I thought about checking the valves but the PO was had the dealership do all the tsb's and they put all of the add ons for him.

I'm going to call the dealership tomorrow and see if they...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 04:15 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
I thought about the water pump but didn't know if...

I thought about the water pump but didn't know if it would be necessary yet as it only has 3400 miles now. I didn't know if the age of the bike would make it go bad or if it was the mileage. Anyone...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 872
Posted By jecklc80
What else should I put on the list?

I bought a 2005 adventure a month ago with 2500 miles on it.

My wife and 3 month old will be gone for a week to visit friends in Florida at the end of this month. I'm planning on working on the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-24-2013, 07:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 836
Posted By jecklc80
I was in the same boat as you about a month ago....

I was in the same boat as you about a month ago. Looking for an adv and my price range put me between a newer 950 or an older 990. I chose a 2005 950 with 2500 miles because of the efi issues on the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-19-2013, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
New Info

Just found out from the dealership I purchased from that the PO installed a switch inside of the glove box that controls the low octane fuel ignition option. I've had the switch turned off which I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-10-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
Sorry for my ignorance but what is tps? Throttle...

Sorry for my ignorance but what is tps? Throttle position sensor?

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Forum: Orange Crush 07-10-2013, 03:14 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
Well I talked to the shop that did the work...

Well I talked to the shop that did the work before I bought the bike.

They said that they moved the rear jet to the front and put a 165 on the rear, so it should be 160/165 for the main jets. I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
Also, where did you purchase your flexjet 2...

Also, where did you purchase your flexjet 2 adjuster?
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
Man....thanks for the in-depth response. Very...

Man....thanks for the in-depth response. Very helpful.

You're like a KTM 950 encyclopedia, I think you've responded to all of my questions so far.

I will probably tear into it next weekend.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 07:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By jecklc80
Yeah I think I'll probably just play around with...

Yeah I think I'll probably just play around with the settings a little bit more and see how it goes.

I wasn't unhappy with the way they were, I just wanted to see if I could really tell the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
Yeah I came from a KLR so I knew I was going to...

Yeah I came from a KLR so I knew I was going to take a hit in the mpg dept. but I didn't think it should be 1/2 of what the KLR got. I'm going to call the shop that installed the exhaust and see if...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 641
Posted By jecklc80
No that definitely helps. I can deal with the...

No that definitely helps. I can deal with the height, that isn't the problem. I just took it out after changing to the sport settings and it seemed a little stiffer in the rear than I would like so I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-07-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,180
Posted By jecklc80
KTM hard parts exhaust

I just got a 2005 950 adventure and it has KTM Brand hard parts aftermarket exhaust. Has anyone else had any experience with these? I believe they only offered them for one year.

I'm not sure what...
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