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Forum: Orange Crush 06-30-2014, 06:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,696
Posted By txbear55
Mines like butta, esp. compared to prior HD and...

Mines like butta, esp. compared to prior HD and BMW! 2011 990 Dakar
Forum: Orange Crush 06-30-2014, 09:31 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,613
Posted By txbear55
:clap:clap:clap Glad you're rolling again!

:clap:clap:clap Glad you're rolling again!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-29-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,613
Posted By txbear55
Betting on fuel filter....I would tell the shop...

Betting on fuel filter....I would tell the shop to F*** the codes and replace the fuel filter!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-28-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,486
Posted By txbear55
Laugh I'm gonna throw a stick in the spokes....O-ring...

I'm gonna throw a stick in the spokes....O-ring chain is internally lubed, thus no need to extensively lube. I shoot a little WD 40 every month or two if sideplates get a little rusty looking. ...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-26-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,166
Posted By txbear55
What kinds/duration of trips have you done so...

What kinds/duration of trips have you done so far? If you have not been out for 1-2 weeks before, then I would start there with wife in tow and see how y'all like it. She may succumb to the dreaded...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,650
Posted By txbear55
That's why I said "...not trying to be..." Your...

That's why I said "...not trying to be..." Your symptoms sounded like mine on my 990 and it was the fuel filter. Clogged at 10,000 miles (poorly maintained...LOL!). Just trying to help!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,650
Posted By txbear55
Not trying to be a smart a$$, but looks like a...

Not trying to be a smart a$$, but looks like a minimally maintained bike. Start easy and basic...fuel filter to start.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-23-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,328
Posted By txbear55
Booked at Alpine...rooms getting scarce!

Booked at Alpine...rooms getting scarce!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-14-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By txbear55
Probably Beemerchef and Spirit...see "The Oasis...

Probably Beemerchef and Spirit...see "The Oasis of My Soul"
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 617
Posted By txbear55
Correction

I believe, Sir, that you are mistaken....that would be a picture of the poor soul roosted by the Mighty 990! :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 05-19-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By txbear55
Mixed experience...I did not train with Rawhyde,...

Mixed experience...I did not train with Rawhyde, but got their meals and guided rides package. Great meals and hospitality! Guided ride to the Grand Canyon (mostly offroad) was fun and challenging!...
Forum: Americas 04-30-2014, 09:20 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By txbear55
My first time, too. I was told "over by the...

My first time, too. I was told "over by the trees", but looking at an aerial view, that is pretty vague.

I am sure we will be easily directed ...Rawhyde has a pretty big role there.

I'll...
Forum: Americas 04-29-2014, 07:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 651
Posted By txbear55
Not from Cali, but trailering from TX and hanging...

Not from Cali, but trailering from TX and hanging with the Rawhyde group.

Look for 990 Dakar, aka "TOOF"
Forum: Orange Crush 04-23-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,694
Posted By txbear55
Do NOT forget spare fuel filter! One crappy tank...

Do NOT forget spare fuel filter! One crappy tank of gas and you are sunk....
Forum: Orange Crush 04-20-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 10,272
Views: 2,098,449
Posted By txbear55
How big of a hassle when not in cell service...

How big of a hassle when not in cell service area? I read where it can take 10-15 minutes to triangulate with satellites.
Forum: Vendors 04-19-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,540
Posted By txbear55
email sent

email sent
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,924
Posted By txbear55
Fuel filter swap if not done in 16,000 miles....I...

Fuel filter swap if not done in 16,000 miles....I got stranded at 10,000.

Keep on ridin'!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 05:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By txbear55
Thanks for the replies. Methinks I will target...

Thanks for the replies. Methinks I will target 7-8000 miles for changes (and carry a spare!) 10,000 seems to be pushing it.
Forum: Americas 04-07-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 152
Views: 5,396
Posted By txbear55
Inquiring minds want to know...is this heroic...

Inquiring minds want to know...is this heroic effort going to result in a legendary "official" rally in the near future? Or, is it going to be similar to the Back Roads Discovery Maps available for...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2014, 06:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By txbear55
Eh? Over 70 views and no input? At least it's not...

Over 70 views and no input? At least it's not an oil thread!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 713
Posted By txbear55
Fuel filter maintenance interval

Ok, I just finished replacing the fuel filter on my '11 990 Adv. I am not an ace mechanic, but I got it done. I know others see it as no big deal, but it was a PIA to me, even working in the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-05-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 728
Posted By txbear55
Heading to my garage to finish fuel filter...

Heading to my garage to finish fuel filter replacement on my 2011 990 Dakar with 10,000 miles. Symptoms exactly like yours...removed assembly and found "teabag" filter to be black inside. Should be...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-01-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 5,494
Posted By txbear55
I know where you are coming from.... I'm...

I know where you are coming from.... I'm currently in a funk over my situation, too. I think the problem lies in that no bike does it all, and you become dissatisfied with your ride as your...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-31-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,305
Posted By txbear55
SW Motech....but places them out to the sides a...

SW Motech....but places them out to the sides a little more.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-25-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,768
Posted By txbear55
Awesome! Thanks for the inspiration!

Awesome! Thanks for the inspiration!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-24-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,328
Posted By txbear55
Yee-haaaa!!! Close to home! Sorry for...

Yee-haaaa!!! Close to home!

Sorry for those far away.....
Forum: Orange Crush 03-23-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 354
Posted By txbear55
I have a 2011 Dakar. My weekend experience was a...

I have a 2011 Dakar. My weekend experience was a trip to Big Bend cut short (probably) by a clogged fuel filter. Bike just turned 10,000 miles. No prior trips to "sketchy" fuel areas.

...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-21-2014, 10:09 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
Pissed Location will make or break it for many...STILL...

Location will make or break it for many...STILL don't know!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-06-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
Pissed So I called KTM customer service about Nat....

So I called KTM customer service about Nat. Rally, date, etc....

THEY DON'T KNOW JACK!!! (but promised to call me when info available)
Forum: Orange Crush 02-20-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
Maybe we should just crash the BMW National Rally...

Maybe we should just crash the BMW National Rally and raise some hell! :freaky :dutch:puke2:p3rry
Forum: Orange Crush 02-11-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
:augie:bubba:snore We're ...

:augie:bubba:snore We're waaaaiiittttiiiinnnngggggg!!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 01-29-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
I DO want top secret info! Trying to plan my...

I DO want top secret info! Trying to plan my motorcycling year...inquiring minds want to know!
Forum: Orange Crush 01-21-2014, 07:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 473
Posted By txbear55
I believe SW Motech makes the mounting bar I...

I believe SW Motech makes the mounting bar I used. Pretty heavy duty and puts the lights out to the side, not directly under the cowling.
Forum: Orange Crush 01-17-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,883
Posted By txbear55
Please, Noooooooooo!!!!!!!!!:dhorse

Please, Noooooooooo!!!!!!!!!:dhorse
Forum: Orange Crush 01-09-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 507
Posted By txbear55
Congrats Carolyn! I just wish my son...

Congrats Carolyn!

I just wish my son could have scored your sweet 950!
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 05:40 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 20,461
Posted By txbear55
2014 KTM National Rally!

I don't know jack....:dunno

Anyone got info or heard rumors?
Forum: Orange Crush 12-25-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 10,272
Views: 2,098,449
Posted By txbear55
Hey Roundoz, I recognize your bike from...

Hey Roundoz,

I recognize your bike from the KTM Nat. Rally...superb job with the tool container you fabricated!

You really need to consider constructing units for sale!
Forum: Upcoming 12-18-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 15,695
Posted By txbear55
Dang, Byways! Quit posting those pictures! I'm...

Dang, Byways! Quit posting those pictures! I'm drooling......mind's working on possibilities.

Keep us posted KLR!
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 11-15-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 67,751
Posted By txbear55
Great video, Jordan! Great soundtrack, too!

Great video, Jordan! Great soundtrack, too!
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 10-24-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 67,751
Posted By txbear55
Thumb :clap :clap :clap :clap :clap :clap

:clap :clap :clap :clap :clap :clap
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