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Forum: Thumpers 05-28-2015, 09:43 AM
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Posted By MadM
Thanks meat:clap, I keep forgetting about all the...

Thanks meat:clap, I keep forgetting about all the knowledge that is stored in the index :shog
Forum: Thumpers 05-27-2015, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
Fork Oil

Any one knows how much oil you need to change it on a WP43 forks? I sprung a leak on a race past weekend and I guess cleaning the seal fixed the leaking, but I would like to put fresh oil in since a...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
First valve job

So my first ever valve adjustment is behind me, and I would like some input if I did it marginally correct. First I read a thread on the valves in index and had quite a hard time finding TDC through...
Forum: Thumpers 05-10-2015, 09:32 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
Scared...

Hey all!

On Friday I was fixing a small oil leak and stripped thread on the oil drain plug. But when I have drained the oil to start my work, this came out of the engine with the oil....
Forum: Thumpers 05-07-2015, 09:07 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
At first I thought about the skid plate too, but...

At first I thought about the skid plate too, but the clanking is to distinct to be a echo of the skid. Anyway, I will have a look at the valves sometime next week.

Thanks all!:freaky
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 7,170
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Posted By MadM
Paranoid much?

Hey all!

I am having a case of paranoia... A little while after I have installed a skid plate, I have started hearing funny noises coming from the engine. Today I have determined they are coming...
Forum: Vendors 04-26-2015, 09:29 AM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
This might help you:...

This might help you: https://vimeo.com/kriega/videos
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 7,319
Views: 2,999,901
Posted By MadM
It looks like Coleman Phad X3...

It looks like Coleman Phad X3 (http://www.coleman.eu/UK/p-23093-phad8482-x3.aspx) to me.
Forum: Vendors 04-06-2015, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
I have researched the reps here in EU, and the...

I have researched the reps here in EU, and the most reliable of all is adventure-spec.com from England. So I usually wait until I have a few items on my wish list and than order a bigger package.
Forum: Vendors 04-06-2015, 02:28 PM
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Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
Shipping to me costs almost as much as the tank...

Shipping to me costs almost as much as the tank adapter.




Thank for the information. After 2 rides, I am really happy with the bag on my tank. It doesn't get in the way at all.
Forum: Vendors 04-05-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 617
Views: 118,836
Posted By MadM
640??

I have a hard time finding any pictures of the holster or complete bag on a Ktm 640 Adv or E. I got 2 SW-Motech DryBag250 bags for my B-Day and would like to see how the holster sits on the bike...
Forum: Vendors 04-05-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
US-5 on 640E

Today I played around with US-5 and my 640 Enduro. I need a bag on the bike to carry first aid kit or tool kit, as the bike has no under seat storage area. First I wanted the bag on the back fender,...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 02:54 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
Thanks for all the suggestions. Here is our plan...

Thanks for all the suggestions. Here is our plan of attack:

1. Re-thread the same size with longer bolts to see what happens
2. Go one size up on thread
3. Use Quick-metal epoxy
4. Get a new...
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By MadM
I agree on that part, I want to keep the bike as...

I agree on that part, I want to keep the bike as light as possible.
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2015, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By MadM
Thanks for the info, Coyote was one of my choices...

Thanks for the info, Coyote was one of my choices to, but for my B-Day I got a gift certificate from a local moto store, and the only luggage they have is Givi and SW-Motech. And those bags looked...
Forum: Thumpers 03-29-2015, 10:34 AM
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Posted By MadM
Striped thread

Hey all!

My friend and I were changing the starter clutch oh his 640SM, and when he went to tighten the cover back on, he unfortunately stripped 2 threads. What would be the best way to fix this:...
Forum: Equipment 03-28-2015, 01:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By MadM
I know it is a old thread, but have anyone used...

I know it is a old thread, but have anyone used those bags? How do you like them? I am thinking of putting them on my LC4 640 without racks. Any info and pictures are much appreciated.

Thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 03-19-2015, 07:33 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Thanks for the info guys :clap I have set my...

Thanks for the info guys :clap I have set my suspension to stock settings and I feel quite good riding the bike like that, though I am still quite rusty after a loooong winter rest.

Here are a few...
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2015, 10:36 AM
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Posted By MadM
Thanks for the info. I have a KTM OEM 15 tooth...

Thanks for the info. I have a KTM OEM 15 tooth front sprocket, but opted for a JT rear sprocket because I couldn't find a KTM steel 44 tooth sprocket, only the stealth version, which is overpriced,...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 04:03 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Does anyone have any sag setting information for...

Does anyone have any sag setting information for our Enduros? I am finishing my bike up and suspension settings are the last part of it. PO had around 50kg more than me so I need to set up the bike...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 03:35 PM
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Posted By MadM
Thanks for info:freaky, will to it like this....

Thanks for info:freaky, will to it like this. Hopefully I won't have to change the gearing for the next 15.000km :D
Forum: Vendors 03-16-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
Us5

Got my second US5 :clap in the mail today. Nicely packed up, with the new hook mounting system.
http://shrani.si/f/W/11x/4FRcFDEd/img4766.jpg

Old (used on Hydro-3) and new (going on a rear...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
It is toothed to fit the shaft, and tooth align...

It is toothed to fit the shaft, and tooth align up no matter how I turn the washer, that is that got me thinking of the way it is supposed to be mounted up.



I have changed the gearing on mine...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
I thought so too. I wasn't sure when I pulled the...

I thought so too. I wasn't sure when I pulled the old one off and it was installed like in the picture, and one side was bent to hug the nut.

Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
The right way?

Those of you who have a collar nut on the CS sprocket, which way it the correct way to turn the spring washer?
Like I have it in the picture or the other way?...
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 03:43 PM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
Do you have any pictures of that setup? It would...

Do you have any pictures of that setup? It would help me out a lot.
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2015, 05:54 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
That is exactly what I have done, just ordered a...

That is exactly what I have done, just ordered a new smaller fuse holder.



Thanks for the info, I will do a bit of looking around there.

Thanks for all the ideas guys, really...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
That was my first thought, as it is the same way...

That was my first thought, as it is the same way I had it on previous bike, but the fuse holder is to big and doesn't fit anywhere under the seat. Enduro has no compartment under there and the seat...
Forum: Thumpers 03-07-2015, 03:52 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
GPS wiring LC4E

Hey all!

I am looking for info on how to wire a GPS to my 640 Enduro. I have tried Google and no luck, only 640ADV threads out there. Me and electricity don't mix well so all the help is...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 21,131
Posted By MadM
Are those templates for 2003 640 LC4 Enduro still...

Are those templates for 2003 640 LC4 Enduro still available? If they are, I would really appreciate if someone could send them to me: miklavc16(at)gmail(dot)com

Thanks a lot!
Forum: Thumpers 03-04-2015, 03:34 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Thanks for the info on tank bags. How about...

Thanks for the info on tank bags. How about wiring up a GPS? Any options to get power from any of the wires behind the headlight? Me and electricity don't mix to well :hide
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 08:33 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Gps

First time this year I have heard a lovely song of single-cylinder singing out of Akrapovič exhaust :ear After spending 400€ on service material and parts for it I am so happy it all worked out well....
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 7,495
Posted By MadM
You make it look so easy :freaky I am in till the...

You make it look so easy :freaky I am in till the end :lurk:lurk
Forum: Vendors 02-24-2015, 12:39 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 21,844
Posted By MadM
Saw that bike in person this year at the Motor...

Saw that bike in person this year at the Motor Bike Expo (http://www.motorbikeexpo.it/en/) in Verona, Italy. Still in good shape!
http://shrani.si/f/3A/Mi/4KuXmvaI/imag0547.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 03:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 6,090
Posted By MadM
Would you mind listing the wrench and socket...

Would you mind listing the wrench and socket sizes you have in there? I need to revise my toolkit from Kawasaki to KTM.

What I have carried on a Kawasaki KLE500:
Allen keys: 3, 4, 5, 6, 8 and a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-19-2015, 07:50 AM
Replies: 7,170
Views: 1,305,777
Posted By MadM
Clutch oil

My clutch master is a bit down on oil, I don't know what oil previous owner had put in. Now do I need to completely change the fluid or can I just add some random mineral oil in it?
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 10:12 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Great looking bike :thumb I am looking into GL...

Great looking bike :thumb I am looking into GL Coyote, Kriega OL30 or Wolfman E12. Just can't decide as I do most of mine riding on weekend trips but also want to be able to go at least 2 weeks long...
Forum: Thumpers 02-14-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
2003 Enduro and 18L tank

So I got the 18L tank that I have ordered from ebay. At the first look I was impressed how beefy it felt. Now I can confirm that the 18L tank with part number 58407013200 will fit a 2003 640 Enduro...
Forum: Vendors 02-10-2015, 03:10 AM
Replies: 1,844
Views: 255,152
Posted By MadM
Spoiler alert :D (found it on Facebook a few days...

Spoiler alert :D (found it on Facebook a few days back) http://issuu.com/kriega/docs/kriega_2015_f9e68075c22b80/1
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2015, 10:25 AM
Replies: 160
Views: 31,731
Posted By MadM
Thanks for the link, but I don't have sxc I have...

Thanks for the link, but I don't have sxc I have Enduro model. Well I bit the bullet and ordered the tank. Will report back with my findings!
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