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 500
Search took 0.04 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: solorider40
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-30-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 124
Posted By solorider40
Cincy to Branson trip

I'm getting ready to ride out to Branson Mo. to see my daughter on July 3rd. I was thinking about taking Rt62 through Kentucky and Rt60 through Mo.

Can anyone give me any details on these...
Forum: Road warriors 04-11-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,326
Posted By solorider40
For anyone thinking about a RSV

I've put about 1000 miles on my RSV since buying it and I will have to say, this is one very under rated motorcycle. I Love It! Granted, its not a sport tourer or adventure bike, but for what it is,...
Forum: Road warriors 03-04-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,326
Posted By solorider40
Thanks!

Hey Thanks' for your input! I've been able to ride the bike some and I'm getting used to the weight and counter steering. Its becoming more and more fun to ride each time. I'm anxious for my wife to...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 38,170
Posted By solorider40
under powered.

I had the VStar Classic 650. It is very under powered and is a royal pain to change the rear tire. Those are the two main reason's I sold mine 30 days after I bought it. My KLR650 made more horse...
Forum: Road warriors 02-17-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,130
Posted By solorider40
Yamaha

Makes me feel Good I just bought a Yamaha last weekend! :D
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-10-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 9,811
Views: 3,094,025
Posted By solorider40
Nice Night Hawk!!

That is the best looking and well set up Night Hawk I have ver seen :thumb Good Job! Thats my idea of the perfect touring bike. I toured on a 1984 Honda Sabre for years, set up similar to your bike....
Forum: Road warriors 02-10-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,326
Posted By solorider40
I'm a mechanic.

Yeah I do all maintenance on all my bikes. I'm a motorcycle Mechanic by trade, but now I work on Jet Engines.

Thanks' for the Info, thats the 1st I've heard about the altenator. I'll keep that...
Forum: Road warriors 02-09-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,326
Posted By solorider40
Yamaha Royal Star Venture riders?

I just purchased a 2005 Yamaha Royal Star Venture. I was just wondering how many ADV Riders are on here that ride RSV's?

So far I have only test rode the bike for 23 miles, but I really liked...
Forum: Road warriors 02-05-2014, 01:39 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
2005 Yamaha Royal Star Venture.

I appreciate everyone's input concerning the BMW R1200CLC. But I came acrossed a really nice Yamaha Royal Star Venture at the local bike shop and decided to buy it. All the reviews were great on this...
Forum: Road warriors 01-28-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
NoWay!!!

Of Course Not!!!:huh I would never give up the ole milk crate :lol3 No Harley is worth that :D
Forum: Road warriors 01-27-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Ready to buy.

I sold my KLR650 Yesterday so I'm now ready to buy a bike. The guy that bought the KLR has a Harley Road Glide for sale, and asked if I would be interested :evil However it ws more money that I was...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-26-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 7,110
Views: 3,239,835
Posted By solorider40
Best Harley Award!!

This by far, the best looking Harley I ever laid eyes on. Do you have any info on this bike?
Forum: Old's Cool 01-25-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 98,275
Posted By solorider40
Bumped up!

This post need resurrected! I always like the "desert Sled" look and have been thinking about building one for riding back roads. My oldest boy is going to build a "cafe racer" but I'm way to old to...
Forum: Road warriors 01-22-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Wow! Thats one sharp Harley... That bike might be...

Wow! Thats one sharp Harley... That bike might be able to change my mind :hmmmmm
Forum: Road warriors 01-22-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Funny you would post this! I just looked at a RSV...

Funny you would post this! I just looked at a RSV Midnight Venture last Saturday and my wife and I are considering it. I want to ride it first before I buy, but the one we looked at is priced to...
Forum: Road warriors 01-20-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Ugly?

Again thanks' for the advice folks! Unfortunately, I thought about it way too long and the bike sold. Not sure if I would look for another one, just mainly looking for something that is not a...
Forum: Road warriors 01-17-2014, 04:21 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Thank You!

Hey Guys, Thanks' for the input. Its something to consider. Especially Rugby4lifes' input. I like BMW reliabilty and the fact the bike doesn't look like every other touring bike on the road. Plus the...
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,003
Posted By solorider40
Bmw r1200cl

I came acrossed a 2004 BMW R1200CLC and I'm considering buying it for the Mrs. and I to travel on. Anyone have any experience with one of those. What are the negatives to owning one, recalls,...
Forum: Old's Cool 09-03-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 559,883
Posted By solorider40
1983 Honda V45 Sabre Parts

I'm parting out a 1983 Honda V45(VF750S)Sabre. Everything except the motor.

I do have a 1984 Sabre(VF700S) Motor I will parting out or sell entire motor. Motor has 105K miles on it. I was still...
Forum: Old's Cool 07-24-2013, 08:59 AM
Replies: 7,110
Views: 3,239,835
Posted By solorider40
I hope you don't mind, but this Pic just became...

I hope you don't mind, but this Pic just became my wall paper on my computer at work :D
Forum: Old's Cool 07-03-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 7,950
Views: 3,092,718
Posted By solorider40
I was stationed in Norfolk Virginia from...

I was stationed in Norfolk Virginia from 1986-1989. I had and still have a love for old motorcycles. One day while driving through Virginia Beach I noticed a sign for a bike shop in a strip mall. It...
Forum: 2 smokers 06-21-2013, 06:08 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,913
Posted By solorider40
Your right! I was thinking in pre-mix mode and...

Your right! I was thinking in pre-mix mode and the auto oiler changes that. I'll make some adjustments and see if that fixes it.
Forum: 2 smokers 06-20-2013, 04:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,913
Posted By solorider40
Its not running lean, there is smoke coming out...

Its not running lean, there is smoke coming out of the exhaust. Seems to me its the correct amount of two stroke smoke.
Forum: 2 smokers 06-19-2013, 08:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,913
Posted By solorider40
Thread Jack

ihatemybike, I'm glad to see you got the problem figured out. I hope you don't mind if I kinda jack your thread with my problem.

I have a 2001 KE-100 and It wouldn't idle. So I pulled the carb...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-29-2013, 08:35 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,036
Posted By solorider40
Me Too!!:D

Me Too!!:D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-13-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,036
Posted By solorider40
Every year I want to camp out the night before...

Every year I want to camp out the night before and every year, it pours down the rain and is cold. I'm hoping this will be the year I can camp out!:D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 03-08-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,036
Posted By solorider40
I'm In!!!

I look forward to this ride every year!! :D I'll be there "Lord Willing" riding the Ole KLR!!
Forum: Thumpers 01-30-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,693
Posted By solorider40
:lurk:lurk:d This should be interesting. I'm in!

:lurk:lurk:d This should be interesting. I'm in!
Forum: Ride reports 01-22-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 147
Views: 24,825
Posted By solorider40
Rick, That is one of the best video ride...

Rick,

That is one of the best video ride reports I have watched so far! You have inspired me. I still have kids in school, but in a couple of years I'll have the time to be able to take some...
Forum: Road warriors 12-10-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,309
Posted By solorider40
Bmw k1200lt?

I just came acrossed a 2003 K1200LT for a great price. Not knowing allot about the BMW K bikes, I would like to hear if anyone has owned one and how they liked it and what issues should I be looking...
Forum: Thumpers 12-03-2012, 12:08 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 18,122
Posted By solorider40
I realize this is an old thread, but I'm hoping...

I realize this is an old thread, but I'm hoping to find some information. I have a 2001 KE-100 that I picked up for my daughter to ride. She has since found that driving a car is more fun for her....
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-07-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 9,770
Posted By solorider40
?????

What exactly does that mean?
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-05-2012, 04:53 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Awesome Event!!

The Weather was a bit cool, but the ride was awesome!!! :D John, your crew puts on a 1st class event!!! Great roads a nice trail section and creek crossing, but the best part was the dinner...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-01-2012, 09:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Welcome Mr10anahaf! This will probably be the...

Welcome Mr10anahaf! This will probably be the last road enduro of the year, but there will be allot of individual DS rides through out the winter. Next spring will start club organized rides. Usually...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-01-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Nov 4th!!

Ok Folks, Road Enduro is scheduled for this Sunday November 4th!!! Everything on the original flyer, Times, Location, cost, etc. Remains the same. Weather looks to be a little cool with a high of 47,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-29-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Hey Kory!... Road Enduro maybe reschedule for...

Hey Kory!... Road Enduro maybe reschedule for either Saturday or Sunday, depending on weather. Stay tuned for more details! :D
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-27-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Update!

Hey folks, John Devito has postponed the Road Enduro until next week due to weather. We'll keep you posted if there are any more changes.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-25-2012, 04:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
True Adventure weather.

At this point, they are calling for the weather to be 38 degrees in the morning and a high of 49 degrees. Cloudy all day. Who is tuff enough!?:evil
Forum: Old's Cool 10-23-2012, 11:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,746
Posted By solorider40
:lurk:D:lurk

:lurk:D:lurk
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-22-2012, 04:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,675
Posted By solorider40
Or miss a turn

....Or Miss a turn, as I am prone to do now and then :lol3 Then I end up playing catch up for the next 20 miles, usually hitting a check point late :cry Hoping this will be the one I win my class :D
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:08 PM.


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