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Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 12,410
Posted By Graniteone
Just posted up a FMF Q4 in the Flea Market if...

Just posted up a FMF Q4 in the Flea Market if anyone is in need of one.
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
[QUOTE=spaceman_spiff;26369370]That is the brake...

[QUOTE=spaceman_spiff;26369370]That is the brake lever.
Also have the clutch lever, super happy with them!
I was, and am, confused as to why the clutch lever is curved and the brake is straight...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
Did you pick up their brake lever as well? Seems...

Did you pick up their brake lever as well? Seems like a fair price.
Forum: Equipment 03-15-2015, 06:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 7,580
Posted By Graniteone
Reporting back, I have now been riding in the...

Reporting back, I have now been riding in the Canyon jacket going on three years and it continues to impress me. Water tight, light weight in comparison to my other KLIM and BMW jacket. The breath...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-12-2015, 05:08 PM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 136,244
Posted By Graniteone
He is indeed looking for boots to wear off road...

He is indeed looking for boots to wear off road with shin protection. I think he found some on CL, he just needs to go try them on. Thanks for the offer.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-11-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 136,244
Posted By Graniteone
Thanks for the heads up. I think those are going...

Thanks for the heads up. I think those are going to be too big for my buddy.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 03-09-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 136,244
Posted By Graniteone
Moto Boots needed size 11

I have buddy getting into riding off road and he needs a pair of Dual Sports Boots/ MX boots to use for our trip at the end of March in Moab. He is a size 10.5-11 Nothing too haggard but reasonably...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I have the ABS Dongle on my 2014 and it only...

I have the ABS Dongle on my 2014 and it only affects the braking system not the FI and thus would not change fuel mileage. If you want to change the MAP setting for the engine on a 2014-15 You...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 05:16 AM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
The ABS module has nothing to do with your fuel...

The ABS module has nothing to do with your fuel mileage. Changing from mild to wild mode on the fuel setting under your seat most certainly does.
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,837
Posted By Graniteone
Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely...

Wow, this shit would never cross my mind. Surely you have lots of other stuff to worry about than DOT helmet compliance. Unless of course you are using this as an excuse to buy a new helmet. It can...
Forum: Thumpers 02-26-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 301
Posted By Graniteone
That is pretty close to what I paid last year for...

That is pretty close to what I paid last year for my 2014. I would be surprised if anyone was selling these bikes much below that as they are very popular. Seem to recall a similar thread here awhile...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-25-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By Graniteone
Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014...

Congrats on the two new bikes. I bought my 2014 690 from Elite and they were great to deal with. You are gonna love that bike. Best bike I have owned by far for my style of riding. Lot's of great...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a...

I am rolling with the Lynx set up and it is a very solid set up along with excellent wind protection for my 5'10" height.
Forum: Vendors 02-21-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 778
Posted By Graniteone
Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or...

Ummm, so like is the 690 seat for sale or something? :D. Looks great what would a similar seat cost for a bit narrow seat build for the 690?
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2015, 08:57 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know...

I haven't ridden my bike without one. But I know from past experience it was a good call to have one. I played with the settings a bunch at first and now just leave it somewhere near the middle. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-13-2015, 06:09 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,740
Posted By Graniteone
Having done some paragliding I would suggest...

Having done some paragliding I would suggest getting professional instruction along with finding a good mentor. This is not like getting into moto riding. The risk are very real and ever present. I...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-08-2015, 07:09 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,337
Posted By Graniteone
I ll put in another vote for Neil with...

I ll put in another vote for Neil with Hitchcock.Neil did a stellar job on my 690 suspension over the holidays.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 02-01-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 1,425
Views: 136,244
Posted By Graniteone
I know this a long shot but I am looking for a...

I know this a long shot but I am looking for a larger gas tank for a new to me 2007 DRZ 400. I am building this bike up to have for buddies who need a bike and in case my 690 is down for some...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 08:00 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I installed this last summer. Looks the part and...

I installed this last summer. Looks the part and is super beefie.
Forum: Vendors 01-11-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,580
Posted By Graniteone
I am in if you get them built before April.

I am in if you get them built before April.
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 2,542
Views: 403,456
Posted By Graniteone
Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative...

Drill and Tap. I can't think of a single negative reason to not do it. Way cheaper than buying caps with them already installed. For the record, I didn't do the drill and tap. I had a local...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 2,542
Views: 403,456
Posted By Graniteone
Just finished installing the front and rear...

Just finished installing the front and rear suspension after getting them revalved. Went ahead and added bleeder valves to the front shocks. I just don't believe air won't get into these shocks....
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price...

I ve got one from a 2014. What is a fair price with shipping?
Forum: Equipment 12-25-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,820
Posted By Graniteone
The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and...

The BMW Airflow Gloves are awesome! Best feel and fit for me. I wore them all summer and fall riding all kinds of bikes. I will probably buy a back up pair. I don't like a glove that feels too tight...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-25-2014, 01:07 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 22,712
Posted By Graniteone
Good stuff. I am subscribed only to keep Fin's...

Good stuff. I am subscribed only to keep Fin's head from swelling from all the kudos. :clap

However he is skilled.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 2,542
Views: 403,456
Posted By Graniteone
Nothing that requires the bike to go back to the...

Nothing that requires the bike to go back to the dealership in my mind. I haven't heard anything from my dealer regarding any of these things.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 2,542
Views: 403,456
Posted By Graniteone
I wondered if anyone has added bleeder valves to...

I wondered if anyone has added bleeder valves to their front shocks? I have my suspension off the bike getting reworked and was thinking this might be a good idea.
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 2,542
Views: 403,456
Posted By Graniteone
All I is see is the rear foot brake lever bolt...

All I is see is the rear foot brake lever bolt needs to be tightened and or replaced.

Here is the bulletin with KTM acknowledged recalls.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
Yep, took out both mounting bolts as I am...

Yep, took out both mounting bolts as I am replacing them with better ones. I'll remove the air box for installation. Thanks for that.
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
Ripped into my 2014 today so I can get my shocks...

Ripped into my 2014 today so I can get my shocks re-valved and dialed in. Figured while there is snow on the ground and I am not riding this would a good time to get it done. Yanking out the rear...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 12-08-2014, 07:42 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,897
Posted By Graniteone
Just wasted 60mins looking at videos of the...

Just wasted 60mins looking at videos of the Timbersleds and such. Looks like a freaking hoot, researching cheap 450 -500 cc candidates now. Should have hung onto my 525 for this activity.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-27-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 6,424
Posted By Graniteone
If they offer a demo day I will have to attend....

If they offer a demo day I will have to attend. These look like fun to me.
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 08:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,602
Posted By Graniteone
Ride it the way it is meant to be ridden and...

Ride it the way it is meant to be ridden and don't freaking worry about it. It is going get dirty and have more scratches than that if you are really doing it right.
Forum: Vendors 11-12-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,011
Posted By Graniteone
Sending you a PM now. Orange for me please.

Sending you a PM now. Orange for me please.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-12-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,536
Posted By Graniteone
Sure hope this guys isn't sleeping in his car the...

Sure hope this guys isn't sleeping in his car the last few days. :eek1
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,125
Posted By Graniteone
Here are the ones I like and have stayed at. ...

Here are the ones I like and have stayed at.

All of these have XC skiing in the winter and Ice skating. All have good food and friendly people.

VistaVerde.com Lodge located near Steamboat.
...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 11-11-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 16,091
Views: 2,542,472
Posted By Graniteone
Sold. Thanks Advrider. Garmin Montana for...

Sold. Thanks Advrider. Garmin Montana for sale. I ve had it for over a year. Great unit. Retails for $529 local inmate price $280
Includes Lithium battery and charger. Pm if you are interested....
Forum: Thumpers 11-10-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 21,719
Views: 2,614,248
Posted By Graniteone
I fought with peg installation while adding Pivot...

I fought with peg installation while adding Pivot Pegz to my bike. 30 mins of cursing and dodging flying springs and it I got them installed. The Jeff Slavens Video is now my go to guide for putting...
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,643
Posted By Graniteone
I have the 2014 690 and ride it all the time from...

I have the 2014 690 and ride it all the time from my house to dirt. It is way more fun all the way around. You will want a decent wind screen and perhaps a damper of some sort. I went with a Lynx...
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 10-31-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,037
Posted By Graniteone
My recent experiences this riding season with...

My recent experiences this riding season with Foothills has been very good. Way better than two years ago.
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