ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 99
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: JGR
Forum: Thumpers 03-20-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,565
Posted By JGR
Smithrod, Ive got a 92 XR600R with a big tank,...

Smithrod, Ive got a 92 XR600R with a big tank, custom shaved seat and high bars, and it is probably the best dualsport ever.
13/48 is great for tight singletrack, and will do 55 without feeling...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-12-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 919
Posted By JGR
Yeah right! Maybe a sticker for the bike...

Yeah right! Maybe a sticker for the bike though...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-11-2013, 06:23 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 919
Posted By JGR
Dave, It was nice to meet you out there......

Dave,
It was nice to meet you out there... funny I found these pics the day you posted them!
Jon
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-22-2013, 11:09 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,424
Posted By JGR
For your info...

In the interest of clarity and education, let me introduce myself as a professional avalanche blaster working in Summit, and try to explain what happened here to the best of my understanding.
While...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2013, 12:13 PM
Replies: 10,263
Views: 1,347,671
Posted By JGR
WTB XR600R Corbin seat

Hi Everyone...
Looking to buy a Corbin aftermarket seat for the XR, but they are just too expensive for me. If you have one for sale at a reasonable price please let me know! I believe an XR650L...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-05-2013, 07:08 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,505
Posted By JGR
Beautiful! Thanks!

Beautiful! Thanks!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-03-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 615
Posted By JGR
One must consider the actual impact of remote...

One must consider the actual impact of remote singletrack trails through the woods vs. the actual impact of every new Texan-spec-home we're seemingly just gagging to build anywhere that's left in the...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-03-2012, 07:40 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,149
Posted By JGR
Congrats, that's a sweet bike. Welcome to the...

Congrats, that's a sweet bike. Welcome to the club of men who still kickstart their bikes and don't complain about it like it's difficult or something. Just choke it (when its cold), kick it slowly...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-03-2012, 06:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 570
Posted By JGR
Well done.

Well done.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 12-03-2012, 06:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,080
Posted By JGR
If your bike is hard to start, try richening your...

If your bike is hard to start, try richening your pilot circuit via your air/fuel screw.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-10-2012, 04:16 PM
Replies: 653
Poll: Amendment 64
Views: 30,937
Posted By JGR
Help!

Ok ok... so if it's now legal to smoke weed, logic dictates it's now illegal to not smoke weed. This I get. What I need to know is do I have to smoke it everyday or every hour of everyday? These...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 11-09-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,909
Posted By JGR
The National Parks System is really nice in the...

The National Parks System is really nice in the US... full of tourists in their RVs and tacky T-shirt stores but really worth it when you get away from the crowds. Zion NP and Canyonlands NP in Utah...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-01-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,859
Posted By JGR
Welcome. Bring some women with you. Just...

Welcome. Bring some women with you. Just kidding, but seriously...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-25-2012, 07:50 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,000
Posted By JGR
I went to CU and spent a lot of time in that...

I went to CU and spent a lot of time in that shop. I've even got a plaque on the wall... "Excellence in trades", 2004. No big deal, fellas, no big deal...:D Glad to hear Sid's still around. Not...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-16-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By JGR
Thanks guys I'll check those out!

Thanks guys I'll check those out!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-14-2012, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 857
Posted By JGR
An easy road for the most part with some nice...

An easy road for the most part with some nice camping spots, too. Some nice loops to do north of town past the mine, too.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-14-2012, 11:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 761
Posted By JGR
Black Hills Trails?

Hey everyone... looks like I'll be spending the summer in Lead, SD and I'm looking forward to exploring some new mountains on my XR600R. So where is the best riding? Any trails I should be looking...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-20-2011, 06:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,044
Posted By JGR
Judging solely on utter recklessness, I would...

Judging solely on utter recklessness, I would estimate the rider's age to be approximately 16 years old. Especially nice move around 5:10 nearly gets him smashed. Lets just hope he doesn't hurt...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2011, 06:08 PM
Replies: 10,263
Views: 1,347,671
Posted By JGR
They run real small, I ran the largest size...

They run real small, I ran the largest size 130/80-18 on my '92 600R with no rubbing and I thought it was the right size for the bike. Not sure if our swingarms are the same size, though. Decent...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-10-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,774
Posted By JGR
The early fall is a great time of year in the...

The early fall is a great time of year in the high country. August-September. Like Rodzilla said, we've had a ton of snow this winter.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 02-10-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,199
Posted By JGR
:super 'Merica!!!

:super 'Merica!!!
Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2011, 05:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By JGR
Onederer, why all the hatin? If you must know, I...

Onederer, why all the hatin? If you must know, I threw in the XR600R because it'll do anything an XRL will, only way better and for cheaper and with drastically more style. For all I know, this guy...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2011, 07:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,028
Posted By JGR
Xrr!

I'm a little partial... but an XR600R is a good option if you're on a budget and interested in ripping hard on the trails when you get there. They are lighter and make more power. All I needed was...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2010, 09:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 609
Posted By JGR
Real dualsports have kickstarts.

You've got to ask yourself if you really want to ride rough trails or not. :dunno

If you do, I'd recommend getting a real dirtbike to start with and just ride it on the street, too. An XR400R,...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 10,263
Views: 1,347,671
Posted By JGR
Gearing

Tourpros,

I'd recommend keeping your bike geared as low as possible for the trails while still keeping up with traffic. I run 13/48 for singletrack, 14/48 for everyday "to the trailhead" riding,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2010, 06:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By JGR
Well, thanks guys, I picked up a DID X-ring, two...

Well, thanks guys, I picked up a DID X-ring, two steel sprockets, and new sliders for good measure. After riding some rough singletrack today I also just ordered a new rear D606 and new rear pads. ...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2010, 09:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 881
Posted By JGR
Good chain recommendation?

Hey All,
The time has come for a new chain... any recommendations? Something good quality and reasonably priced? I hear good things about X-rings? And yes, I'll get new sprockets too.
Thanks!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-18-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,104
Posted By JGR
Thanks, COHVCO.

Thanks, COHVCO.
Forum: Thumpers 08-01-2010, 06:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,699
Posted By JGR
Thanks Godzilla, but as I've had this bike for...

Thanks Godzilla, but as I've had this bike for years now with no issues, I don't think it's a suddenly a tuning issue. Something's broke or loose in there.
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2010, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,699
Posted By JGR
I'll have a look, thanks!

I'll have a look, thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2010, 04:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,699
Posted By JGR
Bluhduh Well... I replaced the tensioner (but not the...

Well... I replaced the tensioner (but not the guide)... but my bike is still making noise!

The rattle I described has been 90% eliminated but it still does it a little bit! Just at higher...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-28-2010, 04:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 661
Posted By JGR
Thanks guys! Look like some good options. ...

Thanks guys!

Look like some good options. Nice to see some companies that rent fun bikes. Not cheap, though! Racy rentals has some beauties but they said they wouldn't rent me a bike for the...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2010, 06:18 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 25,616
Posted By JGR
I run the rear on my XR600R and it does it all...

I run the rear on my XR600R and it does it all well, except for side-hilling, but thats to be expected with a rounded profile. It's dry and rocky where I live and I ride tough trails. Good traction...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 06-27-2010, 11:58 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 661
Posted By JGR
Help in Asheville! I don't want to rent a Kia!

Hey All!

My name's Jon and I'll be flying into Asheville for a wedding there the weekend of July 23th-25th. I looked into the motorcycle rental companies but they're all just Road Kings and...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2010, 11:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,699
Posted By JGR
Thanks XRider, thats good news. I guess I'll go...

Thanks XRider, thats good news. I guess I'll go ahead and open her up.. :wink:
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,699
Posted By JGR
XR600R Cam chain tensioner

Hey all. Took a big trip out to Utah and back couple weeks ago on the ol' XR, and now I've got this random ticking/clicking that comes from the engine. It is not my valves. Almost sounds like...
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By JGR
Eh? Keep the XRR and get a dualsport kit if you need...

Keep the XRR and get a dualsport kit if you need to. Trading it in for an XRL would be retarded. The XRR is a superior machine.
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2010, 04:01 PM
Replies: 10,263
Views: 1,347,671
Posted By JGR
XR600R cam chain tensioner...

Hey all. Took a 968 mile trip out to Utah and back couple weeks ago on the ol' XR :D , and now I've got this random ticking/clicking that comes from the engine. Almost sounds like pebbles on my skid...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-26-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,603
Posted By JGR
He blew his front tire while evading police? ...

He blew his front tire while evading police? Really? What are the odds! Busted!!! Sounds like he got a little carried away, though. Sad day for motorcyclists on a couple levels.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-26-2010, 03:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 807
Posted By JGR
Central Colorado's high country is still locked...

Central Colorado's high country is still locked up in snow in mid June, usually. I'd show you Breckenridge for a day no problem, if things open up by then, and of course, you can handle it. :evil ...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 99

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 11:17 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014