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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-22-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By riverside
Turned out to be four wires under the glove box...

Turned out to be four wires under the glove box that had been eaten into by mice. Two were completely chewed through while the other two just missing some insulation. Solder and heat shrink now...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-21-2012, 06:24 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By riverside
All fuses are good. Improbably should charge and...

All fuses are good. Improbably should charge and try the stock battery though. I'm going to tear down the bike and start checking wiring tonight.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-20-2012, 05:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By riverside
Nothing?

Nothing?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-16-2012, 11:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By riverside
Insurance will fix up to around 80% of vehicle...

Insurance will fix up to around 80% of vehicle value on cost of repairs.. Or actual cash value (acv) minus value of salvage depending. On a motorcycle frame I would imagine they would want to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-15-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 945
Posted By riverside
Dead instruments after dead battery '10. 990a

Short but long story. All was fine with the stock battery, bike new last April 2011 and has around 3500mi now. This spring it Started going dead after a couple of weeks without riding where as it...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-13-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By riverside
Thanks for all the help. I think we have our...

Thanks for all the help. I think we have our route figured out and is hopefully in my GPS. If not the old school map and a little luck we'll be fine.

If there is another "Tour of the Blues trip "...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2012, 11:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By riverside
Well, from memory I'm impressed. Thanks very much...

Well, from memory I'm impressed. Thanks very much for taking the time. Very cool for someone who just kept bouncing Into me or I you for how many years then ended up riding together. Washougal,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2012, 09:04 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By riverside
Which ever started when we left pavement after...

Which ever started when we left pavement after mission. I think we went hrough a gate and took off. There is a small rock step up on it some got hung on. After that all good. Ended up on forest...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-10-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By riverside
Thanks Katy!

Thanks Katy!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-09-2012, 11:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 923
Posted By riverside
Yo, tour of the blues from years back. Dhally, 650x , Richard Bessey

Looking for possible gps tracks or maybe some insight on the mission to tollgate section. We enjoyed it and have a few guys riding in that direction this weekend including me hoping for some help. I...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-24-2012, 09:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,120
Posted By riverside
Finally! Some feedback! Exactly what I needed....

Finally! Some feedback! Exactly what I needed. Thanks! Aero soud good except for looks, then again nything but stock does take away from looks and I need to remember function. I wish aero came tinted...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-20-2012, 11:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,120
Posted By riverside
Cee bailey, hard parts, or aeroflow

Looking at aeroflow Aeroscreen with the cockpit side extensions, the cee bailey, and the ktm hard prts "alien" windshield. I've searched and read the posts but the current situations seem to change a...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-04-2011, 10:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,306
Posted By riverside
The last post was leading to my question. I'd...

The last post was leading to my question. I'd been told not to run uhd tubes unless doing mostly dirt duet heat build up on the road causing failure. I'm probably 80/20 road vs dirt at this point but...
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2011, 07:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 764
Posted By riverside
Thanks Lucasm, that is who I thought had the...

Thanks Lucasm, that is who I thought had the stuff but couldnt remember for sure.

Jaybo1, what is the stuff you have built for? All cut to fit stuff or bike/ fuel tank specific? Also how bad you...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2011, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 764
Posted By riverside
Rfs rallye stuff

I remember seeing an rs concepts fairing set up for an rfs for sale a few months back. I've been searching for it and am unable to bring up the for sale post. I don't remember it selling and am...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-13-2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,584
Posted By riverside
Snow pack is good for farmers and irrigation,...

Snow pack is good for farmers and irrigation, hydo electric, etc, but boy it sucks for dirt bikers!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-13-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,584
Posted By riverside
Thanks for the replies. Looks like I'll be re...

Thanks for the replies. Looks like I'll be re routing or just finding a different destination.
Glad to see a few names I recognize. Thanks Katy, I'm getting a bit nervous and just found out it's 2...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-05-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,085
Posted By riverside
I just paid $12700 for a '10 standard two weeks...

I just paid $12700 for a '10 standard two weeks ago and was quoted$14900 for the '11 Dakar when it comes in. I should have bought a Dakar either way
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-03-2011, 10:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,584
Posted By riverside
WA , OR, bcdr June?

Well I have been wanting to do a week ride, first one. I have an opening the second week of June. Any idea if the WA or OR back road trip will be open to ride? Too much snow? Any ideas where I can...
Forum: Thumpers 02-21-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,388
Posted By riverside
Yep like they all said. I have done the swap and...

Yep like they all said. I have done the swap and if I recall the head pipe mount on the cylinder is different between the two. Also the tab above the foot peg is in a different place. I ended up...
Forum: Australia 12-28-2009, 08:33 PM
Replies: 228
Views: 98,094
Posted By riverside
Well, I want to wish you good luck as well. I...

Well, I want to wish you good luck as well. I have followed your posts for a while since I bought my own '09 570. My race number here I use is also 117 so I hope it's OK I am looking to buy a couple...
Forum: Racing 12-16-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,067
Posted By riverside
I'm for in this! Not having VS on Direct TV makes...

I'm for in this! Not having VS on Direct TV makes me need another source. Hopefully a webcast of some sort. My non Riff Raff buddy has become tied into Rally Pan Ams Face Book page. I'm going to have...
Forum: Thumpers 12-02-2009, 07:18 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,923
Posted By riverside
Well, I will give an opinion on a bit of this....

Well, I will give an opinion on a bit of this. First off I have fair mechanical skill and experience. I a motor assembler not a builder. Definetly there is a difference. I am able to measure some of...
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,467
Posted By riverside
Well, I am running Scotts with an under bar...

Well, I am running Scotts with an under bar mount. I wasn't really in love with the front end of this bike when I bought it. It cornered like no other but was twitchy, washed out and knifed. Nothing...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-30-2009, 06:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,070
Posted By riverside
I think you'll do good with Tri Cities Cycle...

I think you'll do good with Tri Cities Cycle Supply. I have bought a couple of bikes there and know the people in there really well. The mechanics are really good and I'd trust them to fix your...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-21-2009, 09:39 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By riverside
I'm going to say that you need to travel a bit to...

I'm going to say that you need to travel a bit to get to some good D/S roads/ trail. I have done one ride that was put together by a few people here on ADV and it was great but it did start about an...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-20-2009, 11:35 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 494
Posted By riverside
headed to Depoe Bay tomorrow- wht to see??

I am headed Sea and Sand RV park between Lincoln city and Depoe Bay tomorrow and will be there till Sunday Morning. I have noticed a sign towards a coverd bridge, etc in the past and this is my first...
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2009, 10:09 PM
Replies: 9,232
Views: 2,024,199
Posted By riverside
I ended up with the original tall fairing Faroli...

I ended up with the original tall fairing Faroli had for sale. It is OK but is what I'd call racer quality. A bit rough on molding and wont' accept the stock dash. If anyone is looking for one PM me....
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2009, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9,232
Views: 2,024,199
Posted By riverside
Glad to see the bike is done wrk2surf....

Glad to see the bike is done wrk2surf. Congrats!!!


Michael
Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2009, 09:43 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,336
Posted By riverside
I have an '09 570 and love it. I'll see if I can...

I have an '09 570 and love it. I'll see if I can find the pics tomorrow and post. Being a KTM guy I had to ditch the yellow and go with blue and orange. Looks pretty good but too much like Yamaha....
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2009, 08:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 901
Posted By riverside
I see a couple of more people have posted about...

I see a couple of more people have posted about this stuff. Anyone else have any input?????


Michael
Forum: Equipment 04-17-2009, 08:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,764
Posted By riverside
I have posted and asked the same question. I'm...

I have posted and asked the same question. I'm intersted as well. I was trying to decide to buy 2 sets of cheaper gear for hot and cold weather or buying one like the AQ and hoping for versatility.
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2009, 08:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,294
Posted By riverside
I have the Ride stuff as well. Pretty good stuff....

I have the Ride stuff as well. Pretty good stuff. As stated kinda mosty waterproof. More water proof than a regular set of dirt riding pants. Only complaint is the stitching has came loose on 2 pair...
Forum: Equipment 04-12-2009, 11:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 901
Posted By riverside
KTM gear ???

Well, I see KTM gear that looks pretty nice. Pure Adventure gear and AQ Adventure gear. Does anyone have any experience with this stuff? All looks pretty good but I need some feed back s far as...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-12-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 222
Views: 14,487
Posted By riverside
I agree that if you have a little more than...

I agree that if you have a little more than maybee beginner skill off road you can conquer the family poker run. The main problems are rocks otherwise no real big deal "large flat area" what ever....
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2009, 06:46 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 9,261
Posted By riverside
I've rode a couple of Yamahas and can't say too...

I've rode a couple of Yamahas and can't say too much bad about them. I agree they are reliable as anything and I agree they can be difficult to start. I had read about KTM RFS having some teething...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-22-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By riverside
I was planning a tear down for the 640 as well...

I was planning a tear down for the 640 as well but I'm not sure it'll get done. It has a little over 3k miles on it total and I planned on fixing a superficial crack in the cylinder from the accident...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-22-2009, 12:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By riverside
Damn, now I check out the D/S forum I have never...

Damn, now I check out the D/S forum I have never been on and the breakfast was a Sams!! That is 1/4 mile from my business and 10min from my house. I have to get a little more active locally I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-22-2009, 12:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 829
Posted By riverside
Just spotted this. Waaaaayyy late. I had the 640...

Just spotted this. Waaaaayyy late. I had the 640 out Sunday for a quick trip and would have rode down Sat morning as I was doing squat. Would have been nice to meet other locals aside from the couple...
Forum: Thumpers 01-21-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 658
Posted By riverside
For me it's the blurry reflection of the cop in...

For me it's the blurry reflection of the cop in the mirror. Can't remember if I have been drinking or not!
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