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Forum: Thumpers Yesterday, 06:48 PM
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Posted By Jenn
Thanks - already home as of a few hours ago - and...

Thanks - already home as of a few hours ago - and not sure how to navigate to a post number via Tapatalk (links probably better)
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2015, 06:55 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Is there an iPhone app that overlays current and...

Is there an iPhone app that overlays current and projected weather conditions over a map route?

Just trying to decide how much heat stroke to get as I head down 101 from Arcata and back to the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 111,286
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Posted By Jenn
Did not and did not bring all of battery tender...

Did not and did not bring all of battery tender junior either - had to buy a second one.
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 111,286
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Posted By Jenn
Ok good! Then I should hope to resolve the...

Ok good! Then I should hope to resolve the charging problem with the R/R ( fingers crossed)

Or it's something else entirely :(
Forum: Thumpers 07-03-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 111,286
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Posted By Jenn
the DR650 thread

http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/07/03/6bdab428ce3a59d93b2a16eeda43b172.jpg

Made it south on 101 to Otter Rock ; have a fully charged battery and a solution to jump start it

Since the stater...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 03:19 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
So... I have two issues: 1 charging 2...

So... I have two issues:
1 charging
2 starting

The oil is getting changed - was embarrassingly low.

Had to buy another battery tender jr and also got a small lion battery capable of jump...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-02-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Jenn
Anyone have a spare R/R or starter engine or...

Anyone have a spare R/R or starter engine or starter clutch or stator cover gasket for a 05 Suzuki dr650?
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 01:31 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Apparently, by taking off the seat and touching...

Apparently, by taking off the seat and touching something, it now starts up just fine. I know it must be a short, the mechanics looking at it now.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-02-2015, 01:11 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Jenn
Thanks! I ended up going to Cardenas from...

Thanks! I ended up going to Cardenas from Beaverton Motorsports and they are going to have a look at it pretty soon to help trouble shoot ...

Battery connections are snug, hope it's just a loose...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 111,286
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Posted By Jenn
Apparently I DO have a clutch safety switch (just...

Apparently I DO have a clutch safety switch (just tested here at Cardenas motorsports)
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 12:13 PM
Replies: 111,286
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Posted By Jenn
Kickstand switch - yes Clutch safety switch...

Kickstand switch - yes

Clutch safety switch - no idea
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-02-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 263
Posted By Jenn
Traveler needs help in Tigard

I'm on a dr650 and having some kind of issue withy starting system - possibly a short or a drain - all the shops are busy and told me they are booked 3 weeks out.

I actually have to be at work on...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 11:20 AM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
I am using the mobile app, so it's really hard to...

I am using the mobile app, so it's really hard to find previous post. In April, after riding around on a whole bunch of dirt roads, I start having problems with starting. The stater and the rectifier...
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2015, 10:37 AM
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Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Oh shoot!! I got to Portland and left this...

Oh shoot!!

I got to Portland and left this morning to head home and the starter problem has resurfaced - and Beaverton Motorcycles says "three weeks" before they could even get s technician to...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-14-2015, 02:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
I have them - I just don't have to keep them on...

I have them - I just don't have to keep them on when I get to hot springs! :)
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-14-2015, 02:31 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
Yum!!!!!

Yum!!!!!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-14-2015, 12:12 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
G - I haven't had a car since 2008! Got my...

G - I haven't had a car since 2008!

Got my first motorcycle in 2009.

I don't have a lot of space to carry two air mattresses on my setup. Fewer clothes and more food next time.
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-11-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
I don't own a car - just motorcycle and bicycle....

I don't own a car - just motorcycle and bicycle. Those are enough trouble!

You are right - it's hard to cook for no takers - it was also hard to find anyone at the campground!
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-11-2015, 04:59 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
The thing is - you can do vegan pretty easily,...

The thing is - you can do vegan pretty easily, and make vegetarian "a la carte" -- with the butter/cheese on the side... then you make some other people very happy. :D



I can barely get anyone...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-11-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 31,040
Posted By Jenn
Finally finished up my trip report! :rofl

Finally finished up my trip report! :rofl
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-11-2015, 11:44 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
Post Analysis

NEEDS RADICAL IMPROVEMENT:
I've had A LOT of time to think about this. The two PRIMARY things that would make the Noobs Rally better for me in 2016 are:

1. FOOD -- actual vegan options as part...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 06-11-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
The Trip HOME!

Sunday morning, I awoke just as uncomfortably as the previous mornings and resolved to get home to my own comfy bed and sort out a proper sleep system for future trips.

After consulting with...
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2015, 08:00 AM
Replies: 1,183
Views: 215,492
Posted By Jenn
Is that the "random 3rd gear" failure I've heard...

Is that the "random 3rd gear" failure I've heard of?

Happened to a friend last fall...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-26-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
SATURDAY Our camp started dwindling with...

SATURDAY

Our camp started dwindling with motorcycle mechanicals. Henrik found a ride home for Monika, and then headed back to the Bay Area with Vince & Paul. Although Scott was out of riding for...
Forum: Epic Ride Reports 05-26-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,360
Posted By Jenn
Thanks, glad you enjoy the report! The...

Thanks, glad you enjoy the report!

The Constitution guarantees that we are free from interference just for looking weird or not fitting in -- we should only be stopped and questioned if we are...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-25-2015, 02:36 PM
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Views: 153,435
Posted By Jenn
That's kinda how I feel about it, too! ...

That's kinda how I feel about it, too!

Nobody cares WHY I ride - they just want me to use a turn signal!
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
I have a new clutch cable but I'm in Oakland CA...

I have a new clutch cable but I'm in Oakland CA...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Thanks - I will look at that spot and see if I...

Thanks - I will look at that spot and see if I can ID how to lube as indicated!
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
So now that we have starting ... I am noticing...

So now that we have starting ... I am noticing intermittent dying while starting after I rev the accelerator ... But it starts right up most of the time . Also smelling gas - so probably time to...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 07:16 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
A guy calls himself Crazy Mike? Steer...

A guy calls himself Crazy Mike?

Steer clear!!
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
OOH! Found this illustration/animation: ...

OOH! Found this illustration/animation:

http://www.animatedengines.com/otto.html
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 1,183
Views: 215,492
Posted By Jenn
Those are cute and sort of helpful but I'm still...

Those are cute and sort of helpful but I'm still not sure exactly what I am looking at (I have a TERRIBLE imagination).



She's a keeper!
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
I slowly rotated for over an hour after the first...

I slowly rotated for over an hour after the first 30 minutes -- I observed visually and stopped the rotation of the flywheel to check the rocker arms. At no point was the Exhaust side ever showing...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2015, 07:49 AM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Dflow - that has already happened - first in 2011...

Dflow - that has already happened - first in 2011 and then at least one other time since - The motorcycle is my only transportation work, it had to happen yesterday!


New video - started right up...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2015, 06:40 AM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
Great idea except that I haven't found it yet and...

Great idea except that I haven't found it yet and the 17mm thingy that goes on the end of the ratchet is covering the bolt and I only have two hands ...

This is sounding more and more like a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:34 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
the DR650 thread

Sticking things in there seems like a bad idea - I've had friends think it was ok to put a wooden spoon into a blender (margaritas are salvageable but guacamole is not).



Gotcha - the valve...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
the DR650 thread

This is helpful - I'm not clear on the cam and the crankshaft - I think I heard that the cam is egg shaped?

So - how do I know if I got the right TDC, I still am unclear on this.

What are...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
This guy is always a pain in the ass...

This guy is always a pain in the ass http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/05/12/50c1dbbb15e20dacec5da4db04305ae0.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
My neighbor across the street showed up as I was...

My neighbor across the street showed up as I was finishing and tried explaining how he found TDC by inserting objects like a pencil into the spark plug holes ...

I think Harry was trying to...
Forum: Thumpers 05-12-2015, 09:25 PM
Replies: 111,286
Views: 22,623,030
Posted By Jenn
That's what Harry was saying but - I only found...

That's what Harry was saying but - I only found one T ... So was that 180 from
Where it was supposed to be?

Am I screwed? Jeez ugh.
...
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