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Old 10-20-2013, 07:53 AM   #8656
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Don't feel like doing a write up on that, by any chance?
I'll post a DIY here in OC when I have a little more time, probly tonight or tomorrow.
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Old 10-20-2013, 12:48 PM   #8657
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Mounted up the bashplate after some rattle can black.



Now for a free weekend and I'll go test this bike and get some proper dirt on it.
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Old 10-21-2013, 02:04 PM   #8658
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I just returned from a 1.000 km trip to take my first enduro course. It was great fun. Everything new to me. Tons of things to practice now.

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Old 10-21-2013, 08:40 PM   #8659
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Made some stickers for my panniers

Shows the reflective black - turned out pretty sweet
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:43 AM   #8660
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Wha'ts wrong with side stand??? No problem for me....
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Old 10-22-2013, 05:54 AM   #8661
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Wha'ts wrong with side stand??? No problem for me....


Where's that at?
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Old 10-22-2013, 11:07 AM   #8662
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Made some stickers for my panniers

Shows the reflective black - turned out pretty sweet
Fantastic. Can you share please please please...

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Old 10-22-2013, 12:03 PM   #8663
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Finally

Found the annoying leak
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Old 10-22-2013, 02:38 PM   #8664
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Fantastic. Can you share please please please...

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Yes, could you share it? My e-mail is juan.la.rivera@gmail.com

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Old 10-22-2013, 03:12 PM   #8665
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Found the annoying leak

I had the same on my first (also call "the number 1"!) 950 2004. Changed under warranty...the only problem was that I was somewhere close to Syria rather than my KTM garage in Rome!!!

Ciao

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Old 10-22-2013, 09:39 PM   #8666
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Trip to a nearby OHV park. Wife surprisingly really liked it. Pretty incredible how this thing seems to get better as the terrain becomes worse.

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Old 10-23-2013, 05:23 AM   #8667
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Trip to a nearby OHV park. Wife surprisingly really liked it. Pretty incredible how this thing seems to get better as the terrain becomes worse.

What helmet is that? I've never seen that cutout before.
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Old 10-23-2013, 10:48 AM   #8668
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I had the same on my first (also call "the number 1"!) 950 2004. Changed under warranty...the only problem was that I was somewhere close to Syria rather than my KTM garage in Rome!!!

Ciao

Nic
I have over 88K km, happened first time after the shock service, but the leak was slow. after second service it started to get worse.
Probably caused by some loctite on the oring groove that needs to be cleaned before reassembling the reservoir cap. Cleaned it by myself this time, plus added some black silicon, just in case
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Old 10-23-2013, 05:54 PM   #8669
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What helmet is that? I've never seen that cutout before.
looks like the cutout is the same as mine.. which is an ICON variant
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Old 10-23-2013, 08:22 PM   #8670
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Just finished my first oil change on my first ever KTM (990 Baja), now I see what everyone is talking about

I put on the drainvalve kit with hose, amsoil 20/50. Also installed a blackdog bash plate, was going to do the kick stand relocation but ran out of steam, will do it next week.

Learned a lot about the layout, and how hard that damn left gas tank is to remove/install!

Now I'm having a Makers 46
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