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Forum: Thumpers 02-28-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
I bought a very cheap set of spark plug sockets...

I bought a very cheap set of spark plug sockets from the local auto parts store. Very cheap & thin walled. Ideal for getting Brisk plugs fitted.
Forum: Australia 01-24-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
Two thumbs up for the Brisk sparkplugs. They do...

Two thumbs up for the Brisk sparkplugs. They do need a 16mm socket rather than the stock 14. Prompt service by the Aus distributor with a fast turnaround. These will do me, provided they have a...
Forum: Thumpers 01-17-2015, 01:38 AM
Replies: 3,603
Views: 770,517
Posted By Chuffa
I just fired up the Terra and it might be the new...

I just fired up the Terra and it might be the new Brisk spark plugs or it might be the clean-out I gave the idle air controller, but the idle is much steadier than before. Well worth a look & clean...
Forum: Thumpers 01-10-2015, 07:28 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Thanks HighFive. I hadn't had a fall & had...

Thanks HighFive.

I hadn't had a fall & had ridden about 400km that day before it started playing up. My last spill (admittedly a bad one) was 6 months ago, so my troubles came out of the blue....
Forum: Thumpers 01-10-2015, 05:42 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Thanks guys. There was no pressure build up when...

Thanks guys. There was no pressure build up when I removed the cap. Isn't that a symptom of the vent problem?

If all else fails then I will do this fix, but I'm quite often in the rough & out of...
Forum: Australia 01-10-2015, 12:17 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
BTW: Nice RR!! Thanks for that fellas!...

BTW: Nice RR!!



Thanks for that fellas! Cheers
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
I'm having a bit of a fuelling issue & looking...

I'm having a bit of a fuelling issue & looking for some help.

Symptoms: My Terra (out in the middle of nowhere) experienced an erratic stumble. Revs dropped, bike shuddered then spluttered like...
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3,603
Views: 770,517
Posted By Chuffa
I think it's worth a look. I just had a look at...

I think it's worth a look. I just had a look at mine & it was a bit grubby...

http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/TerraPics/b95f3a71482ce8ac8355fe6b708f668b_zpsf6be346e.jpg
...
Forum: Australia 01-07-2015, 12:46 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Hi All, A work colleague is restoring an older...

Hi All,
A work colleague is restoring an older bike & is looking for recommendations for someone who can weld (repair a crack) on an internal support in his cast ali crankcase.

Anyone able to...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
The radiator will take about one litre of coolant...

The radiator will take about one litre of coolant after emptying the system but you lose a bit burping it, so grab two litres.
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Thanks for the write-up HighFive. Excellent work,...

Thanks for the write-up HighFive. Excellent work, as usual. Good timing too, as I am looking to change mine out.
Forum: Equipment 11-01-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 12,372
Posted By Chuffa
... a couple of strips of duct tape to cover...

...
a couple of strips of duct tape to cover the gap between chin guard & goggles makes an off road helmet bearable.
Forum: Thumpers 10-11-2014, 05:37 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
So you are heavy handed and broke the breather...

So you are heavy handed and broke the breather hose nipple on the air box. What to do... A 4mm roll pin is a perfect fit and with a bit of the magic 3M DP glue, it's better than new. Cheap too!
...
Forum: Thumpers 10-04-2014, 02:38 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Eek I spent a few hours over the last couple of...

I spent a few hours over the last couple of weekends and replaced the complete wiring loom. Just in case someone, someday, might need to do the same... Don't be afraid. It took some time but it...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
A couple of incidents, most notably and recently,...

A couple of incidents, most notably and recently, a kangaroo hit at 100km/h. My collarbone is fusing well now but my broken ribs are sore. I'm happy to put some tool hours in, so I've come to an...
Forum: Thumpers 09-13-2014, 02:19 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Just in case you were wondering what the TR...

Just in case you were wondering what the TR wiring loom looks like...

http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/TerraPics/df53180172e86bdd0b3eb17da54805a3_zpsff7bbc39.jpg

Not a...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 04:18 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Happy...

Happy snaps...http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/General%20Rides/96ae4c1c3a2e3ea3e76a734689bb40d1_zps0124333d.jpg

Might have been nastier if I wasn't wearing body armour....
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Thanks for the good wishes. I must have been...

Thanks for the good wishes. I must have been talking more crap than usual.

http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/General%20Rides/a197f06a630d65343080ddee2cec824e_zpsbd60cff0.jpg
Forum: Australia 07-26-2014, 11:49 PM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
A roo put paid to my plans today. 5 broken ribs &...

A roo put paid to my plans today. 5 broken ribs & double break on the collar bone. Thanks for looking after me fellas. Very much appreciated. Hopefully you had a great day riding. Not sure this is...
Forum: Australia 07-26-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Heading that way myself. See you at the Inne.

Heading that way myself. See you at the Inne.
Forum: Australia 06-22-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,429
Posted By Chuffa
I know a few sufferers of depression, luckily...

I know a few sufferers of depression, luckily they got help and are doing better because they did so.
From what I've seen... and for what it's worth... I think continuity of care is important.
...
Forum: Ride reports 06-21-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 16,611
Posted By Chuffa
Good work! You keep posting & I'll keep...

Good work! You keep posting & I'll keep reading.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-18-2014, 01:26 AM
Replies: 179
Views: 41,233
Posted By Chuffa
Ora Banda Inn. Western Australia goldfields....

Ora Banda Inn. Western Australia goldfields. http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/Goldfields%20Ride/IMGP0105_zps162e8843.jpg
Coordinates 30.38°S 121.06°E
Forum: Australia 06-16-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
I'm an idiot! For 18 months I've been riding...

I'm an idiot!

For 18 months I've been riding without adjusting the rear preload. I know bugger all about suspension & the bike felt great so I've left it alone. Until last weekend that is...
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 3,603
Views: 770,517
Posted By Chuffa
2nd valve check for my Terra, and my 1st go doing...

2nd valve check for my Terra, and my 1st go doing it. Valves were within spec when the dealer checked them the 1st time.

Now at 42k km. Intakes are right on minimum. Exhausts are mid-range spec....
Forum: Australia 06-09-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Fanatic... Jay took us that way when he led the...

Fanatic... Jay took us that way when he led the ride to York a couple of weeks ago. Only we were going the other direction. We left Dale Rd just short of the summit. So you've done it already.
Forum: Thumpers 06-09-2014, 02:30 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Well my throttle body looks like most of the...

Well my throttle body looks like most of the others which have been dusted. What's the best way of cleaning all that muck out?
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2014, 01:32 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
I've only had 1 quote from a local place, $170....

I've only had 1 quote from a local place, $170. :eek1
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Done!

Done!
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2014, 09:55 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
A heads-up to anyone thinking of a single exhaust...

A heads-up to anyone thinking of a single exhaust setup & riding on the dirt. I have the GPR single system and have just broken my second exhaust can mounting bracket. Metal fatigue killed both...
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Ditto. Great work guys.

Ditto. Great work guys.
Forum: Australia 04-30-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
So apparently this is normal & well within spec....

So apparently this is normal & well within spec. Ok then
Forum: Australia 04-10-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
^^ Shocking situation. The wrong place at the...

^^ Shocking situation. The wrong place at the wrong time, on a busy freeway. It looks like a road/trail bike too.
Forum: Australia 04-10-2014, 02:06 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
I reckon it's about 50ml per 500km.

I reckon it's about 50ml per 500km.
Forum: Australia 04-10-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
Keep it out of the dust for now I reckon, unless...

Keep it out of the dust for now I reckon, unless you want to open the air box up & fix the flange problem above the air filter area (at the very least).

If you are going to keep it & use it on...
Forum: Australia 03-07-2014, 12:28 AM
Replies: 821
Views: 104,850
Posted By Chuffa
Bump... Still enjoying the ride! ...

Bump...

Still enjoying the ride!

http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/General%20Rides/IMG_0113_zps88408f0e.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 03-07-2014, 12:24 AM
Replies: 184
Views: 30,268
Posted By Chuffa
Great pictures HighFive. Enjoying the RR. Nod to...

Great pictures HighFive. Enjoying the RR. Nod to 10Cup too!
Forum: Australia 02-26-2014, 12:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 873
Posted By Chuffa
My ''07 XT250 is an XT225 in every way except...

My ''07 XT250 is an XT225 in every way except stickers. I don't know when they started coming in, but the '07 was the last of them.
Forum: Australia 02-23-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 9,387
Views: 685,320
Posted By Chuffa
Well here's one from the week before Cam… well,...

Well here's one from the week before Cam… well, kinda… you're in the shot...

http://i1175.photobucket.com/albums/r630/ChuffaWilliams/TerraPics/8b7f1af751986bf651d8cf7a7d230c0f_zps66de6e56.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 6,180
Views: 800,268
Posted By Chuffa
Davorallyfan - The stabilizer to Aust is + US$92...

Davorallyfan - The stabilizer to Aust is + US$92 shipping & handling. GPR direct. I'm just about to order one as well.


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