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Forum: Thumpers 02-05-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 6,366
Views: 239,334
Posted By gjcarving
What have I created???:grim

What have I created???:grim
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By gjcarving
WR250R at Altitude...

Looking for information from WR250r owners only with experience with these bikes at high altitudes. I live at 7,000 ft, and will ride the bike all the way up to 13,000 or so on NM and CO roads both...
Forum: Beasts 01-12-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,258
Posted By gjcarving
Anyone Switch from 950/990 to Super Tenere?

Hello. Just curious if there are any owners here who made the switch from a 950/990 series bike. Would love to get some feedback on why?, and the personal differences you feel between the two....
Forum: Beasts 01-11-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 673
Views: 101,787
Posted By gjcarving
The new bike and all the updates seem great in...

The new bike and all the updates seem great in terms of competing with the competition. I think I would like most all of the updates but would be unsure of the electronic suspension but yamaha seems...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-18-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 447
Views: 36,321
Posted By gjcarving
Cool! Was actually down at Santa Fe Motor sports...

Cool! Was actually down at Santa Fe Motor sports a few hours ago and saw your bike in the back. Congrats!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 12-18-2013, 01:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 567
Posted By gjcarving
This is AWESOME! Just goes to show doubters what...

This is AWESOME! Just goes to show doubters what these big bikes can do and are capable of. Comes down to the rider. Great job Guys!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 12-17-2013, 10:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 980
Posted By gjcarving
Others will chime in for sure, and there may be...

Others will chime in for sure, and there may be multiple causes. I do know though that sometimes milky looking oil can do with moisture condensing and not getting burned off. From what I have...
Forum: Beasts 12-14-2013, 07:59 PM
Replies: 673
Views: 101,787
Posted By gjcarving
2014 Lower Ground Clearance?

I may have missed this in the thread, but I am wondering about the lower ground clearance of the 2014. Seems that it lost 15mm and you can visually see exhaust or something hanging lower in the...
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 41,279
Views: 7,691,993
Posted By gjcarving
Safari Tank. Clear or Not

I am going to be picking one of these bikes up, and will be adding a Safari. I know the clear has it's advantages as you can always see the gas. But, I really like the look with the blue one. I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 6,366
Views: 239,334
Posted By gjcarving
Anybody buy a WR250R and regret it???

Wondering if anyone got a WR250R and later regretted it. And If so why? I have heard a lot of great things about these bikes, and only a few negatives. Just would like to ask the question as...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-16-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 663
Views: 219,119
Posted By gjcarving
WOW! If you are talking about Santa Fe...

WOW! If you are talking about Santa Fe Motorsports I would find that very surprising.
Forum: Vendors 10-19-2013, 09:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,274
Posted By gjcarving
Email sent on the new set of guards. Also, does...

Email sent on the new set of guards. Also, does this set have the eased inside for better fit. Sounds like it but just checking. Thanks.
Forum: Beasts 10-15-2013, 07:09 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,366
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks! For some reason this did not come up...

Thanks! For some reason this did not come up when I searched.
Forum: Beasts 10-15-2013, 05:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,366
Posted By gjcarving
Why So many Super Teneres for sale???

Hello. I have been interested in this bike since the initial spy shots of it. But recently and throughout the last summer I have seen many of these bikes up for sale. Some with very, very low...
Forum: Upcoming 09-28-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,797
Posted By gjcarving
It will still be cold but you guys could head...

It will still be cold but you guys could head south and ride in the Jemez Mountains. Lot's of great riding there as many of you probably know. I don't know just a suggestion as the weather is...
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 375
Posted By gjcarving
KTM 640 Adventure Hepco Becker Guards WEAK! Switch to Carbon?

Hello. So I have a relatively new to me {4 months} 06 Adventure. It came with Hepco Becker Tank Guards and in the few months that I have owned it I have dropped it twice on the same side. In...
Forum: Upcoming 09-24-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 46,941
Posted By gjcarving
Cool! Where was that first photo taken, and was...

Cool! Where was that first photo taken, and was it on the CAM ride? I'd like to try that section of trail next year. Have fun on the NM trip. Sad I can't make it but happy for all you guys. ...
Forum: Upcoming 09-22-2013, 03:16 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 14,797
Posted By gjcarving
Know all you guy's are going to have a GREAT time...

Know all you guy's are going to have a GREAT time and a lot of fun riding and meeting great people!!! I did the San Juan 500 and it was a blast. Would be doing this one also but unfortunately prior...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2013, 08:00 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,256
Posted By gjcarving
950 Adventure. Exhaust 2 into 2 or 2 into 1 Pros and cons???

I'm going to be ordering an Exhaust within the next week. I am going with Remus as the brand, but am trying to decide between 2 into 2 and 2 into 1. Any information on the pros and cons or...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2013, 05:48 PM
Replies: 18,183
Views: 7,166,735
Posted By gjcarving
[/QUOTE] I'm actually interested in the...

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I'm actually interested in the shield pictured on your bike if you don't mind? Thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 08-17-2013, 07:41 PM
Replies: 9,672
Views: 1,947,332
Posted By gjcarving
If you don't mind me asking what windshield is...

If you don't mind me asking what windshield is that you have? Thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 08-17-2013, 11:56 AM
Replies: 18,183
Views: 7,166,735
Posted By gjcarving
Hello. Wondering what size Rotopax that is you...

Hello. Wondering what size Rotopax that is you have on your rack? Thanks!
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,252
Posted By gjcarving
To Exhaust, or not to Exhaust... That is the ?

Hello. I have a new to me 950 ADV and am currently adding things to it. My question is for those of you who have owned the bike for awhile about exhausts. Is it more of just a sound and prestige...
Forum: Upcoming 07-30-2013, 08:33 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 93,451
Posted By gjcarving
Those photos look great! I'll have to try that...

Those photos look great! I'll have to try that area next time I'm up there. Thanks again to all who put this together!!!!! John, Mark, Matt... and anyone else who helped. Had a great time on the...
Forum: Upcoming 07-19-2013, 09:17 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,807
Posted By gjcarving
LUCKY DOG!!!!::rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla

LUCKY DOG!!!!::rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla:rilla
Forum: Upcoming 07-19-2013, 07:00 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,807
Posted By gjcarving
Looking forward to meeting you all soon. My...

Looking forward to meeting you all soon. My buddy and I are leaving Santa Fe in T Minus 48 hrs and counting!!!!! See you all there Sunday Afternoon. Safe Journeys getting there. My best, Greg
Forum: Upcoming 07-05-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 11,807
Posted By gjcarving
Yeah that's about how my wife feels about my new...

Yeah that's about how my wife feels about my new to me 950. "Are you going to put a box on the back like you had on the Vstrom?" I'll have to see what you come up with as I wasn't planning on it.
...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2013, 06:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By gjcarving
High Altitude Jetting 06 KTM 640 ADV

Hello, I recently picked up and 06 Adventure and am working on getting it jetted properly for my altitude. I am living at 7,000 ft, and run mostly from 4-12k in ft. Looking for anyone in high...
Forum: Upcoming 06-02-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 93,451
Posted By gjcarving
Welcome from a fellow New Mexican. My first time...

Welcome from a fellow New Mexican. My first time out there also. Look forward to meeting you!
Forum: Thumpers 05-30-2013, 08:50 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,247
Posted By gjcarving
Yeah, this looks pretty cool! I wouldn't mind...

Yeah, this looks pretty cool! I wouldn't mind one for my newly acquired 640. Please keep us updated on progress and price. Cool that you are taking the initiative to do this!:thumb
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 08:40 PM
Replies: 8,547
Views: 1,805,655
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks for the info! I am thinking of going with...

Thanks for the info! I am thinking of going with just the ROX 2 inch, so hopefully won't need a new decomp cable. If so though, it sounds like the earlier model cables are longer? Again, thanks for...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 08:37 PM
Replies: 8,547
Views: 1,805,655
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks for all the tips with the throttle cables....

Thanks for all the tips with the throttle cables. I am somewhat new to wrenching on bikes and can hopefully figure it all out. Again, sounds like ROX are the way to go. But, can't believe you use...
Forum: Thumpers 05-21-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 8,547
Views: 1,805,655
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks! Sounds like ROX are the way to go. Also...

Thanks! Sounds like ROX are the way to go. Also sounds like you didn't need a new decomp just a re-route which would be nice. Would you mind telling me more about the Protaper lower pegs and where...
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 8,547
Views: 1,805,655
Posted By gjcarving
Riser Question.

Hello, I just picked up a New to me 06' 640 Adventure. I am 6'4'' and the bars are definitely too low for me. I am thinking of some ROX or the like 2 inch risers to put the bars forward and up. ...
Forum: Vendors 05-18-2013, 07:54 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 11,789
Posted By gjcarving
Hello. I would love a set with the petcock...

Hello. I would love a set with the petcock protection integrated in. I am sure others would also. Please chime in if you do. Also, Do these fit an 06' model without mods? I would like for a plug...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 18,183
Views: 7,166,735
Posted By gjcarving
High Fender?

Hello. I was wondering what high fender kit you have on your bike? I like the looks of it quite a bit. Looks to suit the bike better than the Touratech kit. By the way, bike looks awesome and...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-05-2013, 01:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 770
Posted By gjcarving
Remus 2-1 vs Dual Akrapovic Questions.

Hello. I am picking up a new to me 950 this week, and will likely be adding exhaust in the near future. The first reason I have heard to change from stock is excessive heat. Makes sense to me. ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 798
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks everyone for all their feedback and input....

Thanks everyone for all their feedback and input. General consensus is what I was hoping to hear In that it is mostly positive. I was figuring you read a lot more on these forums about the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-03-2013, 07:11 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 798
Posted By gjcarving
Concerns about Reading of Many LC4 Issues

Hello. I have done a lot of research on these motors mostly through here but other sites too. I have read quite a few threads and or posts of all sorts of engine issues. Multiple bearing failures,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2013, 08:18 PM
Replies: 296
Views: 54,489
Posted By gjcarving
Thanks for your reply! Sounds like you are...

Thanks for your reply! Sounds like you are pretty happy with it. When you say smoothness are you saying it is smoother than stock. How do you like it without the Cam? I don't really want to...
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