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Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 01:48 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
yes, but with penniers on during my trip to...

yes, but with penniers on during my trip to Transilvania....
http://imageshack.com/scaled/large/853/wnqv.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
The R with the additional 2 cm of the PP seat and...

The R with the additional 2 cm of the PP seat and one of the knoby tire is tall, you got to be a gigant to need the higher seat position.

http://imageshack.us/a/img708/5230/ekd6.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 11,701
Posted By igorpetrovich
such a borring thraed, it's 2 years that this...

such a borring thraed, it's 2 years that this story has been going on, the 990 adv is still in the catalog, buy it.

http://imageshack.us/a/img69/8200/54r3.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 11-06-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I put the powerparts seats on my R, they are...

I put the powerparts seats on my R, they are super confortable, for the passenger as well.

http://imageshack.us/a/img545/8285/3rg1.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 10-04-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,767
Posted By igorpetrovich
got int in march, more than 13.000 miles now. the...

got int in march, more than 13.000 miles now. the more I use it the better it gets.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
is one of the reasons why I'm using them, to...

is one of the reasons why I'm using them, to understand how long they last.
I can tell you that in case of holigan driving the TC works much more than with the conti's. To me this was a confirmation...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I put the karoo 3 on today, on street the seem...

I put the karoo 3 on today, on street the seem very good.
the speed index is R (170km/h) but since they are M+S in Europe it's possible to use them.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-06-2013, 07:32 AM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 456,526
Posted By igorpetrovich
bosnia... ...

bosnia...
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PX9xzIQkDN4
Forum: Orange Crush 07-21-2013, 01:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 911
Posted By igorpetrovich
There is a specific alimentation behind the...

There is a specific alimentation behind the headlight, there are 2, one is is alway on and the other goes off when you turn off the bike, that's the rignt one.
getting to it it's complicated:...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-20-2013, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
the seat has 2 additional cm of foam, it's larger...

the seat has 2 additional cm of foam, it's larger in the back and narrower in the front for a better stending position.
I woudn't say that the seat is soft but it's much more confortable than the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-19-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
The screen is adjustabe, in it's low position you...

The screen is adjustabe, in it's low position you look over it with perfect view. I use the high position on the motorway and the protecion is great, still looking over it but there al little view...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-18-2013, 06:31 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
This is the confort (heated...) seat, below you...

This is the confort (heated...) seat, below you can see the plastic protection for the heat.
http://imageshack.us/a/img545/8285/3rg1.jpg

Here you see the raisers, very usefull expecially with the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-16-2013, 06:17 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
no, it's the confort heated seat in 2 pices from...

no, it's the confort heated seat in 2 pices from the powerparts. It's much thicker then the standard, aprox 2 cm (also of the standard bike) and protects much better from the heat of the engine....
Forum: Orange Crush 07-16-2013, 05:37 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
First a couple of months ago I ordered the...

First a couple of months ago I ordered the Touratech raisers (2,5cm) and I received them after a week, they are nice and the bike is more cofortable. Then I ordered the seat and after 2 months of...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-15-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 255,665
Posted By igorpetrovich
ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha you really...

ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha ha
you really needed to find a reason yo keep you 990 right?

before the 1190R I owned a 990 just like your and after 12000km I can tell you that there is no...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2013, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,043
Posted By igorpetrovich
you'are driving too fast... today I did 400km on...

you'are driving too fast... today I did 400km on a tank up and down alp passes, 2 up.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
the foam goes between the radiator and the...

the foam goes between the radiator and the plastic protector on both side, below the bolds. I cut it as x the istuctions but is not neccessary.

Regarding the rear tire mine lasted 8000 km
Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,189
Posted By igorpetrovich
I have the R and I toke them out the first day...

I have the R and I toke them out the first day because I don't like them....
I dropped the bike once and nothing appened.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-13-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 810
Posted By igorpetrovich
always on street mode and offroad with my wife or...

always on street mode and offroad with my wife or eavy traffic, it's the softer of the 4
Forum: Orange Crush 07-11-2013, 08:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,259
Posted By igorpetrovich
press the front closure of the 2 opening and the...

press the front closure of the 2 opening and the key will work much better.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-01-2013, 06:35 AM
Replies: 272
Views: 43,977
Posted By igorpetrovich
I've done 8000km with my R, it is a fantastic...

I've done 8000km with my R, it is a fantastic bike!
there is only one issue with the heat on the left leg when the temperature is above 30. I solved it by putting a plastic barrier 10 cm hight that...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-21-2013, 12:12 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
Since I'm planning to do some serious off road I...

Since I'm planning to do some serious off road I ordered and mounted the G&R alu radiator guard. It's well done and very light. KTM dosn't have one in it's powerparts yet...
The way it is the...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 1,609
Views: 456,526
Posted By igorpetrovich
you don't need 150 hp because you don't have...

you don't need 150 hp because you don't have it.....:rofl
I did 7000 km and I've never used the 100hp setting, I hate it!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-19-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,962
Posted By igorpetrovich
yes I'm sure because with 36 outside temp. with...

yes I'm sure because with 36 outside temp. with the bike stopped I accelerated and toke the engine at it's maximum temperature, the oil was almost 100 and the fans working. I coulld't get it any...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-19-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,962
Posted By igorpetrovich
I don't personally have problem with the heat of...

I don't personally have problem with the heat of the seat, I put the plastic on the left side going up to the frame under the seat.
Originally I did the right side as well but it's no necessary....
Forum: Orange Crush 06-19-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 9,962
Posted By igorpetrovich
with this solution I solved the problem, the heat...

with this solution I solved the problem, the heat dosn't get to the left leg anymore. with 5 i bought a plastic sheet 1 mm thick and shaped it.
now it's better than a GS....:rofl
...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-08-2013, 11:14 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
to change wheel size and adjust the ABS an TC you...

to change wheel size and adjust the ABS an TC you need the KTM softwear used by the dealers, and I'm not even sure that it's goin to be sufficent. Good luck-
Forum: Orange Crush 06-08-2013, 10:53 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
Befor the R I had a 990 and I can tall you that...

Befor the R I had a 990 and I can tall you that on winding streets this bike it's very nimble much more than the 990. It's incredible how much you can bend it.
Last week end was on the Alps with a...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-07-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I have it, it's a stupid devise because to make...

I have it, it's a stupid devise because to make it work you have to connect the cable, and at the end you can only esclude ABS and TC if using low quality fuel...:huh
Forum: Orange Crush 06-05-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
in Italy we are finnaly getting some warm weater...

in Italy we are finnaly getting some warm weater and I started to feel the problem of the heat, on the left leg only.
I put a small plastic barrier and the situation inproved a lot.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-31-2013, 12:59 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,592
Posted By igorpetrovich
lot of extra power super smooth it's here: ...

lot of extra power super smooth it's here:
http://img33.imageshack.us/img33/7545/foto30p.jpg

but since this is a ugly v-storm / crosturer bike the only way it's for you to loose some weight....
Forum: Orange Crush 05-29-2013, 02:56 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
"but don't forget they are not as good as bmw...

"but don't forget they are not as good as bmw forks":eek1:eek1:eek1:eek1
the drive on the R is 220 mm against the 210 mm of the 990 (non R)
the drive of the T is 190 mm
Forum: Orange Crush 05-28-2013, 02:10 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
yes, M+S should be marked on the tyre, otherwise...

yes, M+S should be marked on the tyre, otherwise in Europe those tyres aren't legal because the speed coefficent is lower than required.
Forum: Orange Crush 05-27-2013, 05:02 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
Thanks! Are they M+S (Mud & Snow) tires?

Thanks! Are they M+S (Mud & Snow) tires?
Forum: Orange Crush 05-26-2013, 08:01 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
what are the tires you have on?

what are the tires you have on?
Forum: Orange Crush 05-22-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
yes, and since I keep the preload stiffer than...

yes, and since I keep the preload stiffer than standard when I travel with a passenger I don't change it (because I can't speed....)
Forum: Orange Crush 05-22-2013, 06:06 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I have the R I checked and changed the setting...

I have the R
I checked and changed the setting from standard to sport of both preloads and hydraulics, it took me 15 min.
I'm not pariculary demanding, like silverGS. When I drive with my wife I...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-14-2013, 01:33 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I guess the "problem" is with the manual not the...

I guess the "problem" is with the manual not the bike...
look at the rear led light, that's the one the blinks when you turn the bike off, it's starts bilnking after aprox one minute every...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-10-2013, 05:29 AM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
I think I found the contact area, it's the last...

I think I found the contact area, it's the last bit of the plastic guide above the swingarm near the pinion. for most of the swingarm the gide it's higher but in that location it's exatelly the same...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-09-2013, 01:51 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,590,871
Posted By igorpetrovich
yes, I don't love the orange crashbars, and they...

yes, I don't love the orange crashbars, and they weight 5/6 kg at least...
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