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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-12-2014, 11:47 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,734
Posted By hayfarmer
Tank bag

I have had the oxford magnetic tank bag for four years and it doesn't move around and is reasonably weather proof. It has faded a bit though.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-13-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
A balmy 33deg Cent. here today.has been up to 44...

A balmy 33deg Cent. here today.has been up to 44 deg.
Whats snow ?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-08-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 31,827
Posted By hayfarmer
Eek Thanks, great photos Don. I think you are...

Thanks, great photos Don.
I think you are right, this will make a great bike even better.

Now, if only they would promote the bloody thing instead of leaving it to the magazine comments.

Brian
Forum: Australia 11-05-2013, 11:17 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Upgrade

If the price is right, and we get all the upgrades I would think about buying the new model.
This is a fantastic bike but those additions should make it even better.

Brian
Forum: Australia 10-17-2013, 12:54 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Hey Graham, have you been playing with matches...

Hey Graham, have you been playing with matches again ?

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-14-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 396
Views: 92,843
Posted By hayfarmer
Love it :rofl:rofl:rofl Brian

Love it :rofl:rofl:rofl

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 10-12-2013, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9,130
Views: 2,046,862
Posted By hayfarmer
He's in Disneyland at the moment. So make the...

He's in Disneyland at the moment. So make the most of it.

Brian:rofl
Forum: Australia 10-07-2013, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Hey anglin, do you live in Tamworth? Brian

Hey anglin, do you live in Tamworth?

Brian
Forum: Australia 10-05-2013, 02:02 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Same here, had mine three years, nearly 50k klms...

Same here, had mine three years, nearly 50k klms and no problems with anything on the bike

Brian:clap
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-03-2013, 01:37 AM
Replies: 9,130
Views: 2,046,862
Posted By hayfarmer
Take no notice. Your welcome here anytime. ...

Take no notice. Your welcome here anytime.

We have that model in Australia so I would be interested to see what you do to it.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-19-2013, 03:04 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 46,313
Posted By hayfarmer
You're doing some great work there. Keep us in...

You're doing some great work there. Keep us in touch with the latest.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-02-2013, 12:38 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
RonKZ is right . They dont have a peg feeler on...

RonKZ is right . They dont have a peg feeler on the right side, so you have to watch out for your pannier overhang.,,,,,,,good idea to check this at home with a mate to help tip the bike and check....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-06-2013, 12:33 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Message

Graham.....P.M. sent

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-24-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Noise

Maybe a small stone caught in the calliper.

Does anyone know if these disc pads have scrapers to warn you when they are getting low ?

Brian
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-01-2013, 08:41 PM
Replies: 12,124
Views: 1,669,736
Posted By hayfarmer
T.c.

I agree with Precis, it doesn't matter how many miles you have travelled or your past exprience you neuer know when it could save your life, or even a few scratches. The techno advances today are...
Forum: Australia 01-06-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
:rofl

:rofl
Forum: Australia 01-06-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Great idea. I'm interested. Just dont tell...

Great idea. I'm interested. Just dont tell GrahamD.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-04-2013, 01:50 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Same thing here in Australia.....Yamaha do no...

Same thing here in Australia.....Yamaha do no promotional work on the S10. It pisses me right off that they have a top product and wont sell it.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-28-2012, 12:52 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Sorry to hear about your accident cug. I hope it...

Sorry to hear about your accident cug. I hope it heals quickly.
Meanwhile, keep typing.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 12-23-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
One of the things I look forward to everyday is...

One of the things I look forward to everyday is jumping into this site and being entertained or informed by all of you.
I realise I havent added a great deal to the conversation but dont think that...
Forum: Australia 11-13-2012, 11:06 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Anyone heading north inland are more than welcome...

Anyone heading north inland are more than welcome to stay overnight here on the way through. I'm about 5oo ks from Sydney.
I dought if I will get the time to go all the way up , but if I can...
Forum: Australia 10-14-2012, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
New Tiger

Keep in touch with us Bill. I'd be interested to know what you think as a comparison between thr two.
I have had my S10 two years last week and have no desire to change bikes. This thing is just so...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-15-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Good on you Stromdog. Never give up ...

Good on you Stromdog.

Never give up

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 08-30-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
I haven't had the flash done...but I did fit a...

I haven't had the flash done...but I did fit a "on/off" switch into the clutch switch. I now have full power to the three lower gears. It has made the roll on power in them much smoother as well.
...
Forum: Australia 08-07-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
I only mentioned the Oxford grips because the...

I only mentioned the Oxford grips because the volt sensitive off switch wasn't working correctly on the bikes i looked at ( V stroms ).

As i said, I use them and have no problems. I'm only...
Forum: Australia 08-05-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Oxford heated grips

I have found these grips to be a problem on quite a few different bikes.

They work well as heaters (I have them fitted to my own S10) but, they dont automatically shut off as they should when the...
Forum: Australia 08-05-2012, 01:19 AM
Replies: 1,703
Views: 211,143
Posted By hayfarmer
Flat battery

Old dog, Do you have Oxford heated grips on your bike?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-23-2012, 12:50 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 64,026
Posted By hayfarmer
More torque ??? What for ? If you need more...

More torque ???

What for ? If you need more torque buy a John Deere tractor.

Sheeeesh!

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-17-2012, 01:24 AM
Replies: 301
Views: 64,026
Posted By hayfarmer
Whats wrong Pluric, are you bored?

Whats wrong Pluric, are you bored?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-14-2012, 01:40 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,846
Posted By hayfarmer
These would have to be the funniest replies I've...

These would have to be the funniest replies I've read in ages. I've just had a long day and this has really lightened me up.

Thanks fella's

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-25-2012, 03:05 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Yamaha have been terrible at promoting the bike...

Yamaha have been terrible at promoting the bike here in Australia though. I have yet to find an advert. or a decent article in any magazines. Whereas BMW are always on page three with glossy pics...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-24-2012, 11:51 PM
Replies: 9,130
Views: 2,046,862
Posted By hayfarmer
Just for this once Pluric, you dont know what you...

Just for this once Pluric, you dont know what you are talking about.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-24-2012, 11:46 PM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Fuel mileage

My S10 gave the same fuel consumption as Grahams when having to ride at or around 100 kph. This was when the bike had about 22000 klm's onthe odo.

These engines take about 20,000 k's to free up....
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-19-2012, 12:48 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
The rat must have really missed the strom. Did...

The rat must have really missed the strom.
Did you check with the rat before you sold the Strom? You cad....

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-14-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,033
Posted By hayfarmer
A Wasp windscreen adjuster is your answer. I have...

A Wasp windscreen adjuster is your answer. I have one on my S10 and it removed buffeting and is height and angle positioned for summer/winter or different riders.

My recommendation.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2012, 01:27 AM
Replies: 9,130
Views: 2,046,862
Posted By hayfarmer
I heard that Graham.....:rofl You blokes...

I heard that Graham.....:rofl

You blokes are welcome anytime. Just let me know how many.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2012, 01:22 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 92,843
Posted By hayfarmer
Your right Omeo. I cancelled my subscription to...

Your right Omeo. I cancelled my subscription to Road Rider mag when I read that biased comparo.

The advertising budget always wins out
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-05-2012, 01:09 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 60,752
Posted By hayfarmer
Glad to see you back in Beasts Greg ( where you...

Glad to see you back in Beasts Greg ( where you belong ). I look forward to the continuing adventure.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-01-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 13,367
Posted By hayfarmer
Yes , I have the Oxford heated grips and they...

Yes , I have the Oxford heated grips and they work really well. They are not as wide as the standard grips but they are still comfortable.

Brian
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-31-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 26,591
Views: 5,145,610
Posted By hayfarmer
Sorry OGRay, 25000 klm's and not a sign of...

Sorry OGRay, 25000 klm's and not a sign of problems.

I'll just have to keep riding it till it develops some character.

Brian
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