ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 97
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: lunaticTR
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-17-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,767
Posted By lunaticTR
Well, those numbers are for ideal situations....

Well, those numbers are for ideal situations. Small aluminum parts do not convey the heat very well. I measured 83 celcius on the leds just in a few minutes out in the open. In closed environment...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-16-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,767
Posted By lunaticTR
I got one that fits- almost

I got this for my f658
http://www.aliexpress.com/item/2x-Plug-Play-30W-3000LM-CREE-LED-HI-LO-H4-H4-3-HB2-9003-H7-H8/32220624691.html

After some grinding inside the cap and on the plastic part of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-13-2015, 07:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 971
Posted By lunaticTR
Accessory indicators?

I see there was some modification installed on the power plug area, which is not there anymore. I think there was a group of switches that controlled some accessories installed like additional...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-12-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,202
Posted By lunaticTR
Yeah I forgot to mention the regular voltages....

Yeah I forgot to mention the regular voltages. The original one had 14.4-14.5V at idle. When riding at 2000+ rpms it would drop to 14-14,1V thanks to our stock regulator as you mentioned. With heated...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-11-2015, 03:23 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,202
Posted By lunaticTR
It was not my dealer. It is the one in Munich,...

It was not my dealer. It is the one in Munich, and I am from Ankara, Turkey. But they changed the whole thing as I already have the old one with me. Well it is going to take sometime to take it off...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-10-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,202
Posted By lunaticTR
Any failure of the new design?

I believe my new design alternator is going down. I got the old one changed aroind 65K km in Munich. After paying that much for the whole set, I clung on the old one all the way to Morrocco and back,...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2014, 01:27 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,530
Posted By lunaticTR
Wink I do it all the time. Bike has 104kkm on it. It...

I do it all the time. Bike has 104kkm on it. It just run rough for 15min once. It was 10k before and I had it filled the previous day. I got it bone dry numerous times. It got about 16.48lt when it...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-10-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,465
Posted By lunaticTR
Thanks. I'll do it right away.

Thanks. I'll do it right away.
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-10-2014, 02:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,465
Posted By lunaticTR
When I first saw this I thought all my problems...

When I first saw this I thought all my problems were solved. As I continued to read, I realised that mine might not be so easy to solve. My bike have been too shaky for quite some time. It has 102K...
Forum: EMEA 05-07-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,894
Posted By lunaticTR
Well, unfortunately it is not about noticeability...

Well, unfortunately it is not about noticeability of a motorcycle. This is one of the countries where size does matter. The bigger the vehicle, the more respect you get. Actually it is not respect...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-07-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 952
Posted By lunaticTR
I did it the same way but on the side stand....

I did it the same way but on the side stand. There was no fountain though. it bubbled quite some time. Then when the thermostat opened I could see the coolant circulating in the radiator as I revved...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-04-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 952
Posted By lunaticTR
Thanks Woody. I thought the worst part was over....

Thanks Woody. I thought the worst part was over. I will try to bleed the system as I usually do; with the cap off. It worked for cars. It was also mentioned in the link you gave me. If it doesn't...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-04-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 952
Posted By lunaticTR
Thanks man, you are a life saver. I would have...

Thanks man, you are a life saver. I would have probably gone with turning rather than pulling since those tabs are not good for holding and pulling but seemed to be made for turning. Anyways it was...
Forum: Parallel Universe 05-03-2014, 07:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 952
Posted By lunaticTR
coolant and thermostat change

Hi. Now that my 2008 f658gs has reached its 100K kms mark and been more than 5 years in traffic, I want to change the coolant. While doing it, I might as well change the thermostat since the engine...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-28-2014, 02:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,551
Posted By lunaticTR
I have been using my heaters from -11 degrees...

I have been using my heaters from -11 degrees Celcius and up. Mostly they were already on before starting the engine. Never had any issues like that. I even use my grips to hang my water bag on...
Forum: Europe 01-13-2014, 06:54 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,647
Posted By lunaticTR
I would suggest you to do the west in one year...

I would suggest you to do the west in one year and the east in another. That way, on your trip to east, you can do Syria, lebenon, Iran and Iraq too :rofl. If it is a one time opportunity, I would...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-09-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 7,383
Posted By lunaticTR
May be something like this

Would prevent it from happening. Bolts on both sides are connected through a rubber piece. We only need m6 size though....
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-27-2013, 06:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,220
Posted By lunaticTR
http://i1086.photobucket.com/albums/j445/ozciva/th...

http://i1086.photobucket.com/albums/j445/ozciva/this%20and%20that/Reaver.jpg (http://s1086.photobucket.com/user/ozciva/media/this%20and%20that/Reaver.jpg.html)
I am a local. Just not there but here.
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-26-2013, 09:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,220
Posted By lunaticTR
Funny thing.

I just had the same problem yesterday with my 2008 F658. I left work and 1km down the road when I pulled the clutch to change gear it stalled. And after that whenever I pulled the clutch it kept...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-02-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By lunaticTR
You already did it, so no need to mention the abs...

You already did it, so no need to mention the abs sensor.
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-18-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 151,385
Posted By lunaticTR
Yes it would. If it stops charging for a while...

Yes it would. If it stops charging for a while and drain the battery a little, then rew it up to produce more juice, it won't go up right away since charging the battery puts extra load to a weak...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-01-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 894
Posted By lunaticTR
I wandered the same thing and asked about it at...

I wandered the same thing and asked about it at Munich BMW while I was getting my 10K service there back in 2009. He did not know but when I check the pic in the book, I realized that the ABS button...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-31-2013, 06:47 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,390
Posted By lunaticTR
Laugh Good to hear that.

Thanks. I was hopping for a reply just like that. :clap
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-29-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 7,390
Posted By lunaticTR
Which one

The orijinal 354€ (including tax) or
http://www.motorworks.co.uk/vlive/Shop/Parts.php?T=4&NU=15&M=72&Ct=CA
about 225€ including shipping? I have a 2008 f658gs at 88000km, and might sell this year....
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-19-2013, 06:38 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,410
Posted By lunaticTR
Both of mine stopped workin at the same time when...

Both of mine stopped workin at the same time when it was still under warranty. Tech tried to reintroduce the sensors to the RDC computer. He said he could not so it must have been the computer. He...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-26-2013, 06:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,641
Posted By lunaticTR
Alternator problem?

I use heated jacket and pants and heated hand grips. When everything is on full power, It goes down to 13.8V from 14.1V @2Krpm and over. At idle it is a different story. And if I turn on the long...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-26-2013, 05:57 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,786
Posted By lunaticTR
Not a luggage problem.

I got the same 2008 motor. I have 45lt cases on both sides on a swinging givi mount. One side is hanging out more because of the muffler. I put at least as much load in them. However I have a 55lt...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-02-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 5,174
Posted By lunaticTR
Searching the forum works!

Now I don't have to put my tail between my hind legs and ask if anyone used one like these. I paid about 75€ ones for the clutch lever and I don't wanna do it again. However, may I ask which one...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-04-2012, 10:08 AM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 151,385
Posted By lunaticTR
I wish my OBC had that futue as well. 2...

I wish my OBC had that futue as well. 2 chronometers? Who needs it anyways? Well it is not waterproof. However I filled the back with the Fujik (sp?) brand elastic heat dissipating electrically...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-03-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 1,090
Views: 151,385
Posted By lunaticTR
saved my ass

This little thing saved me from getting stranded who knows where. The cost is like 2,50$ for the voltmeter and as much for the box and wires....
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-03-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 168,772
Posted By lunaticTR
Mine is right here

I got my rear end covered. I have hella ff50s in the front. No pics yet.
http://youtu.be/k-VlVv3xXOw
Forum: Europe 10-15-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 798
Views: 96,822
Posted By lunaticTR
Thank you very much, or should I say muchos...

Thank you very much, or should I say muchos gracias (sorry for any spelling errs). Whatever I can get will have to be fine. I wish I could get them befor going into morocco. I am now in algeciras and...
Forum: Europe 10-09-2012, 06:07 AM
Replies: 798
Views: 96,822
Posted By lunaticTR
Need tyres.

Hey Y'all! I need to get tyres, especially Heidenau ones, somewhere in spain. I wander if anyone stocks it or if I can get it a few days after ordering it on my way back from morocco. I am now on the...
Forum: Europe 10-09-2012, 06:01 AM
Replies: 919
Views: 87,327
Posted By lunaticTR
Thank you

Sorry I could not thank any earlier. I could not log on in the last internet cafe in Munich. I got the boots from Polo on the frankfurt ring. Just in time for the rainy days in France. Now moving to...
Forum: Europe 10-04-2012, 05:58 AM
Replies: 919
Views: 87,327
Posted By lunaticTR
In Munich

Hey guys,
I am in munich now. I am wondering if there is a motorrad shop that sells boots. I found Luis but it seems that prices are kind of steep there. I will probably head for stuttgard tomorrow...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-03-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 165
Views: 27,202
Posted By lunaticTR
Well well well

Hey guys,
I have recently voted for no fail for 40K-60K. In to the 2000km of my estimated 12K EU+Morocco tour, at 72K on the clock, charging started to fail. My recebntly installed voltmeter showed...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-20-2012, 03:30 AM
Replies: 1,086
Views: 351,073
Posted By lunaticTR
Is there any cons because these tyres are D...

Is there any cons because these tyres are D (Diagonal not Radial) type. Just realised it and wondering what would be, if any, the side effects.
Or it might be a mistake of reiffen.com. It shows d...
Forum: Europe 09-20-2012, 03:16 AM
Replies: 585
Views: 79,547
Posted By lunaticTR
Well, I used their service for 2 years and while...

Well, I used their service for 2 years and while Mustafa was there did not have any problems with warranty or maintenance work. After him, I did not have to go there (because the warranty period had...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-03-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 110,433
Posted By lunaticTR
Ahhh! When I have just got used to the signal contols

Now they switch the switch to the clasic system. I would get used to this system much quicker but did not like the position of the button for the emergency fours. Its is kind of far away from easy...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-10-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,344
Posted By lunaticTR
Considering the exchange rate of EUR to USD,...

Considering the exchange rate of EUR to USD, 1.40s in sept and 1,20s now, it should be 15% cheaper now. Unless they price it in USD when USD is stronger and in EUR when EUR is stronger. Win-Lose...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 97

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 04:57 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2015