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Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 402
Posted By TA-Zappa
Check the gear position senors, 60011023100. ...

Check the gear position senors, 60011023100.
For the Adventure there is an update on that part, but the oil should not come from between the cylinders.

Sounds more like a faulty base gasket or...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-25-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 505
Posted By TA-Zappa
+1 It's very easy. Just take your time to bleed...

+1 It's very easy. Just take your time to bleed the clutch properly.

Sent from nowhere and everywhere
Forum: Face plant 11-24-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,407
Posted By TA-Zappa
A few years ago I hit a small deer, it must have...

A few years ago I hit a small deer, it must have been less then a year. It came straight out of the ditch and went for the wheel.

Hitting the the brake disc and right after that bam! The crossbar...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-20-2013, 03:26 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,939
Posted By TA-Zappa
Smitty had most of the things covered. Hydrate,...

Smitty had most of the things covered. Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate. When you start to feel a bit bored, drink! When you feel not tired but worned out (?), drink.

Water, sportsdrinks (gatorade or...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-18-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 320,872
Posted By TA-Zappa
Wow, for once I'm out of words... It's just.... I...

Wow, for once I'm out of words... It's just.... I mean just f*.... Awsome!

I'm just amazed about all the genius engineering that has been done to get it to work. Congratz to both of you!

Love...
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2013, 06:07 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 102,976
Posted By TA-Zappa
Maybe I should have put up a image of mine as...

Maybe I should have put up a image of mine as well, or to be precise the former one. Got stolen after only 2h of use.... Bastards!

It's a 2014 Beta RR 350, plated and alot of fun.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 10:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,047
Posted By TA-Zappa
Good call missed that one.... Sent from my...

Good call missed that one....

Sent from my LT26w using Tapatalk
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 03:53 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 4,510
Posted By TA-Zappa
My 05.5 950 Adv S dialed in after about 40000km,...

My 05.5 950 Adv S dialed in after about 40000km, before that I had some strange problems with it and had to replace quite a lot of stuff. But after 40000km all I've needed to do is normal service and...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 03:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,221
Posted By TA-Zappa
Next time you're down there (at the slave...

Next time you're down there (at the slave cylinder that is and nothing else...), please take some photos. It will help us to help you.

As of now I have no other ideas...

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,047
Posted By TA-Zappa
Yes that's all 7 bolts I talked about. The big...

Yes that's all 7 bolts I talked about. The big one is the 130nm "bolt"/nut I was talking about the other 6 is the 10nm.

Thanks MortimerSickle!

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 11-05-2013, 04:14 AM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 320,872
Posted By TA-Zappa
LOL, best reply in a long time. Starting to miss...

LOL, best reply in a long time. Starting to miss the orange side??? :rofl

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 11-05-2013, 03:49 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,047
Posted By TA-Zappa
If it's still the original clutch pushrod on the...

If it's still the original clutch pushrod on the bike that could/would explain the dragging of the clutch. The original pushrod is two-piece pushrod as the replacement part is a singel unit.

The...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-05-2013, 03:33 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 228
Posted By TA-Zappa
Yes this (or similar issues) has been handled...

Yes this (or similar issues) has been handled before, even twice on this first page (as of now :) )...

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=932044...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-05-2013, 02:34 AM
Replies: 9,719
Views: 1,956,219
Posted By TA-Zappa
Had to retourqe the center bolt in the clutch,...

Had to retourqe the center bolt in the clutch, should be 130Nm but was almost finger tight...:eek1

Have had a terrible ramble from the clutch lately and some power missing, looking at the steel...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-04-2013, 10:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,798
Posted By TA-Zappa
A huge Contest to the ladies. I've done two SS,...

A huge Contest to the ladies. I've done two SS, one was a walk in the park the other a complete nightmare riding 800 miles in heavy rain and mostly at night.

Doing a big in such conditions would...
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2013, 08:43 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 102,976
Posted By TA-Zappa
Ok, thanks. Sent from my LT26w using Tapatalk

Ok, thanks.

Sent from my LT26w using Tapatalk
Forum: Thumpers 10-29-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 102,976
Posted By TA-Zappa
Thanks but that is for the MY 2010 which is a KTM...

Thanks but that is for the MY 2010 which is a KTM RFS engine if I'm not completely wrong and not the Beta engine. Might be the same value for the valve clearance, anyone who knows?

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 10-28-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,634
Posted By TA-Zappa
If you want to take a less travelled trail try...

If you want to take a less travelled trail try the TCAT (Trans Canadian Adventure Trail) 16000km, 97% or 98% none tarmac. It's created by members of Advrider....
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2013, 02:35 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 102,976
Posted By TA-Zappa
I ordered my second Beta last week after only...

I ordered my second Beta last week after only been able to ride the first one for 2 hours...:huh

Damn thieves! I had it locked with 2 seperated locks including one chain to a big waterpipe,...
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 740
Views: 102,976
Posted By TA-Zappa
To my knowledge as of MY 2012 all engines are...

To my knowledge as of MY 2012 all engines are made by Beta and are completely new (even if it looks like a rip off from the RFS engine.. :evil ).

You can double check in the spare parts document...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-09-2013, 06:20 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,877
Posted By TA-Zappa
My thinking as well. Had a sticky choke cable on...

My thinking as well. Had a sticky choke cable on a TA and it had more or less the same symptoms (except the haul ass when wide open.... :rofl).

But the best you can do is tear it all down, fix all...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-28-2013, 02:12 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By TA-Zappa
He took the wrong way and bought a Zumo 660...

He took the wrong way and bought a Zumo 660 Victory branded :eek1

Thanks for the offer and make sure to say hi to Phil (riding a Fazer with US license plate IBA UK).

Cheers,
Zappa
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-27-2013, 04:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 548
Posted By TA-Zappa
Iron Butt Rally 2013, Pittsburgh - Help might be needed...

Hi!

For anyone who is living close to Pittsburgh, the Iron Butt Rally 2013 will start on Monday 1st of July at 10am from:
Pittsburgh Marriott North at Cranberry Woods
100 Cranberry Woods Drive ...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-11-2013, 08:31 AM
Replies: 595
Views: 159,712
Posted By TA-Zappa
Can vouch for this one as well. I'm on my second...

Can vouch for this one as well. I'm on my second set on my raod wheels and love them. Good in the rain and great in the dry. You can ride most of the hardpacked gravelroads with great confidence. Mud...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-24-2013, 12:14 AM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 320,872
Posted By TA-Zappa
That's exactly what we said when we where doing...

That's exactly what we said when we where doing the summer house, it took 14 years for the top floor to be finished.... But it looks good. :D We got faster after that and the kitchen took just 4...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2013, 11:04 PM
Replies: 640
Views: 187,716
Posted By TA-Zappa
Tnx a lot for letting us follow you on this...

Tnx a lot for letting us follow you on this amazing journey, now get out there and get her dirty... ;-)

Not to fancy about the SM wheels but whatever turns YOU on...:-)

Cheers,
Zappa

Sent...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-20-2013, 07:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By TA-Zappa
Since it's the exact same partnumber I would be...

Since it's the exact same partnumber I would be very suprised if it's not the same part...

Would be the same as a M6 bolt from 2009 is not possible to use with a M6 nut from 2010... :)

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 03-20-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,081
Posted By TA-Zappa
Don't worry it's a KTM it's designed to do...

Don't worry it's a KTM it's designed to do that.... ;)
Agree with everyone else but KTM and clutches are not working as all the rest I guess.

So quite worrying about what caused it and ride it...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2013, 02:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 718
Posted By TA-Zappa
I would also check the big plug at the starter...

I would also check the big plug at the starter relay. Mine 05.5 (2006?) did almost the same except the "return to previous state", it would stall like someone pulled the plug and not start again....
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,029
Posted By TA-Zappa
While you have everything down remember to do a...

While you have everything down remember to do a real flush of the cooling system to make sure no more casting sand in the radiator.

Else, congratz on the find and now get out put it together and...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-19-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,183
Posted By TA-Zappa
Did you fill it up above max when cold? As I...

Did you fill it up above max when cold?

As I have heard form every KTM mechanic I've been in touch with is that you fill it to about middle between min and max och the stick when cold and then...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-14-2013, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By TA-Zappa
I think that if you are about to hit Sweden the...

I think that if you are about to hit Sweden the total proce for a service might be a bit cheaper. Think that a 1500km (big service with valve check ) is at around $800-900 in Stockholm area including...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-14-2013, 06:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,042
Posted By TA-Zappa
Not all mechanics are bad, I had (NB! had) a...

Not all mechanics are bad, I had (NB! had) a great mechanic but the salary and travel cost for him didn't make up so he quite and started to wrench tractors instead. Better pay!!! :cry:cry:cry
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-16-2013, 12:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 639
Posted By TA-Zappa
Thumb Time to finish it off, they reached Helsinki at...

Time to finish it off, they reached Helsinki at just after 3pm about 20 minutes ahead of schedule.

They are now on the ferry back to Sweden after a succesfull run.

Congrats to both of the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 639
Posted By TA-Zappa
Ohh for thoose who didn't do the math... ...

Ohh for thoose who didn't do the math...

They plan to do 1770km (1099miles) in 23,5 hours.....

Sorry missed that in the last post...

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 980
Posted By TA-Zappa
Do you have trouble to start teh bike sometime???...

Do you have trouble to start teh bike sometime???

I had a similar problem that the bike would shutdown during normal operation and it turned out the the contact at the start relay was corroded...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-15-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 639
Posted By TA-Zappa
See you in HEL!

Don't know if this is the right forum but since it's only an overnight trip I add it here.

SMC (Swedish Motorcycleride Association) arrange a cruise on one of the ferries over the baltic sea each...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-13-2013, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 675
Posted By TA-Zappa
Happened to me last time I had the bike in for...

Happened to me last time I had the bike in for service, therefor I do my own wrenching on the bike after that...

/Zappa
Forum: Orange Crush 11-26-2012, 05:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,825
Posted By TA-Zappa
I'll agree, a OEM battery with a few years on it...

I'll agree, a OEM battery with a few years on it might be toast. I got about 5 years out of mine.

But I'll add another thing as well. From AdvGA picture check the connector between the spare and...
Forum: Thumpers 11-15-2012, 01:50 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 12,233
Posted By TA-Zappa
Nice build Flanny, never knew you where a memeber...

Nice build Flanny, never knew you where a memeber of OSDC? I rode with them on Ride For Sight in 2006, wish I had the 950 then and not the old grumpy Transalp... :)

Cheers,
Zappa
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