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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-09-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,957
Posted By jk3campbell
As a LEO I get asked all the time "How do I keep...

As a LEO I get asked all the time "How do I keep from getting a ticket?"

My favorite response is always "Try breaking only 1 law at a time." :evil

I'm from a fairly small jurisdiction and we...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-06-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 32,772
Posted By jk3campbell
Yikes that is one ugly SV!

Yikes that is one ugly SV!
Forum: Ride reports 02-24-2013, 10:26 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 24,147
Posted By jk3campbell
My story is a little different. Dad was...

My story is a little different.

Dad was vehemently opposed to motorcycles due to his own crash and subsequent missing patella. I rode quads and the occasional trike but never a motorcycle. A...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-19-2013, 10:04 PM
Replies: 1,562
Views: 307,221
Posted By jk3campbell
Haven't seen many of the Smoky Mountains. Great...

Haven't seen many of the Smoky Mountains.
Great Smoky Mountain NP along Foothills Parkway.

http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/DCP_1193.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-16-2013, 10:57 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 40,333
Posted By jk3campbell
This is about as close to a castle as you can get...

This is about as close to a castle as you can get in Ohio.

http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/vstromfirstride22.jpg
Glamorgan Castle Alliance, Ohio
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-22-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By jk3campbell
Check this thread. ...

Check this thread.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=221497
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-22-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,396
Posted By jk3campbell
I was not a fan of the stock pegs on my Uly. The...

I was not a fan of the stock pegs on my Uly. The lack of bite and vibes of the bike had my feet constantly sliding around on them. You could always modify them if you have the same issues. Before...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-22-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 19,264
Posted By jk3campbell
Don't let anyone scare you about the power of the...

Don't let anyone scare you about the power of the wee. The redline is 10,500 if you like to shift at 6,000 or less you will notice you need more time to pass and accelerate when fully loaded but...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-22-2013, 10:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 8,001
Posted By jk3campbell
I would opt for the '08 if I were being forced to...

I would opt for the '08 if I were being forced to buy another one. I had an '06 for 3 years and had nothing but problems with it. It was a blast to ride when it was working but I needed more...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-21-2012, 05:22 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,964
Posted By jk3campbell
When my wife and I get out for a ride it is...

When my wife and I get out for a ride it is typically just a day trip. To make the best of it I drive us about and hour south to where we have nice curvy roads. Then I'll pull up to an intersection...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-07-2012, 03:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,726
Posted By jk3campbell
As a previous Buell Ulysses owner, all I can say...

As a previous Buell Ulysses owner, all I can say is stay as far away from a Ulysses as you can. While a great bike to ride you better be very mechanically inclined to own one and keep it on the...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 09-04-2011, 05:33 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
As an LEO this is how I look at it but there are...

As an LEO this is how I look at it but there are those out there(on both sides) that don't possess the ability to used said "logical thought":1drink

You also need to be able to say you sat...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-27-2011, 04:49 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
So I was telling my wife that I was going to go...

So I was telling my wife that I was going to go to Hiram for the last tag. I checked and found that it was already tagged and my 8 year old son says "oh, you got Bruced." LMAO:rofl
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2011, 05:35 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
Yeah, I got that one after work. I work about...

Yeah, I got that one after work. I work about 100 yards up the hill from it.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-25-2011, 05:42 AM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
Tag

Main street cafe and brewery in Garretsville
http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/082511080040.jpg

Next one is a sculpture by Brinsley Tyrell with a nice little "plaza" and...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-22-2011, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
Nice job!

Nice job!
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-22-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 720
Views: 191,423
Posted By jk3campbell
Ellsworth, OH VFW I took it for a recent tag. ...

Ellsworth, OH VFW I took it for a recent tag.

http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/082111153756.jpg
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-21-2011, 01:03 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
Next

http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/082111153756.jpg

Thought I would "Meander" over to this VFW "Post" to get a pic of this sweet chopper:D

It is on the road with the same name...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-20-2011, 09:43 PM
Replies: 14,459
Views: 828,015
Posted By jk3campbell
Tag

http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/082011232626.jpg

Woohoo, my first tag. Sorry, for the pic quality. It was after work with my cell phone and a flashlight.

Next tag will be...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-06-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,413
Posted By jk3campbell
+1 I am using rotella t 15w40 fwiw. :lurk

+1
I am using rotella t 15w40 fwiw.

:lurk
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 07-06-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 18,377
Posted By jk3campbell
My first belt snapped as I was pulling away from...

My first belt snapped as I was pulling away from a stop light on my commute. I had about 8500 miles on my 06. Wife pitched a fit in the Harley shop and got it covered under warranty.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-10-2011, 12:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,353
Posted By jk3campbell
I just traded my Uly in on a 2011 Wee and am glad...

I just traded my Uly in on a 2011 Wee and am glad to be rid of the Uly. Fun in the twisties and a great bike to ride, but mine was far from reliable. Mine was an 06 and in the first 1000 miles I...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-26-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,594
Posted By jk3campbell
I used to get the same problem on my SV650S or...

I used to get the same problem on my SV650S or should I say SV325S. I used a large paper clip and bent it into a poker to clear the drain hole on the road without pulling the plug wire. Added...
Forum: Trip Planning 11-21-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,162
Posted By jk3campbell
File a complaint with the Sheriff's Dept against...

File a complaint with the Sheriff's Dept against the deputy. The reason for doing an inventory in the first place is to protect you and them. His lack of attention to detail in documenting everything...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-21-2010, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2,308
Views: 564,549
Posted By jk3campbell
Foothills Parkway in the Smokey Mountains ...

Foothills Parkway in the Smokey Mountains
http://i589.photobucket.com/albums/ss339/jk3campbell/DCP_1193-1.jpg
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-09-2008, 07:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,383
Posted By jk3campbell
I got the gold+ and love em

I got the gold+ and love em
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-26-2008, 10:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,008
Posted By jk3campbell
If you're referring to the key not going in or...

If you're referring to the key not going in or turning easily all the time I had the same problem on my SV. Had to lube it often. It saw alot of rain miles so I chalked it up to that.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-22-2008, 07:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,703
Posted By jk3campbell
very comfortable

My wife says it is VERY comfortable.

+1 to Wacky for it being much more comfortable than my previous bike SV650S Wife and I rode 2-up from Akron to the dragon for the SV rally in 06. I didn't...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-10-2007, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 891
Posted By jk3campbell
Both my 06's fork seals blew out at about 250...

Both my 06's fork seals blew out at about 250 miles. Replaced under warranty and no problems since with 4200 miles. Shock blew out at 600 miles too and no problems since.
Forum: Equipment 07-02-2007, 05:56 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,532
Posted By jk3campbell
I got to see the airforce bike at a local...

I got to see the airforce bike at a local racetrack and it was a mess. A blind idiot could have made better welds and it didn't look like anything on the bike was measured before it was attached. ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-02-2007, 05:43 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,656
Posted By jk3campbell
+1 In 5th gear even.:evil

+1
In 5th gear even.:evil
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-02-2007, 05:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,243
Posted By jk3campbell
I'd change it

My stockers on the SVS lasted about 15k. Stretch out the chain and measure it like it shows in the owners manual or repair manual (I forget which) When mine went out of spec the rear sprocket...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-13-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,130
Posted By jk3campbell
compared to my SV650S

It doesn't get blown around anywhere near what the SV did. I'm still using the stock Dunlops and once I got the suspension tuned for "me" I don't notice the wiggle at all at regular cruising speed.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-22-2007, 10:28 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,777
Posted By jk3campbell
I had an SV (same motor basically) and used the...

I had an SV (same motor basically) and used the rotella 15-40 and napa gold previously mentioned. It shifted great with the rotella. I've read a couple comparisons for filters and the Napa(wix)...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-15-2007, 06:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,721
Posted By jk3campbell
Try over at Badweatherbikers.com lots of great...

Try over at Badweatherbikers.com lots of great info.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-15-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 3,721
Posted By jk3campbell
I was riding a demo Uly home last night and the...

I was riding a demo Uly home last night and the screws holding the rear fender on vibrated out and had the fender dangling by the wires and rubbing on the tire. Screws were still trapped inside the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2007, 10:30 AM
Replies: 100
Views: 5,651
Posted By jk3campbell
Always used the sidestand on my SV. Now I have...

Always used the sidestand on my SV. Now I have the Ulysses and it doesn't have a sidestand switch and I can't reach the key so it's kill switch everytime.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-05-2007, 10:20 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,065
Posted By jk3campbell
Hey, wacky I'm guessing you're the same wacky...

Hey, wacky I'm guessing you're the same wacky from SVR?

I decided last year after the SV rally that I needed a more capable 2up ride than the SV. I think I made the best choice for me so far. ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-05-2007, 07:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,065
Posted By jk3campbell
new ulysses

New to the board and wanted to say hey.

I traded the sv650s in on a new 06 ulysses last tuesday. Put about 150 miles on it in the past week(and it hasn't been exactly warm in NE OH):vardy
...
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