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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-11-2014, 11:40 PM
Replies: 252
Views: 19,506
Posted By zeegman
Great Report

Thanks for the awesome ride report guys and sorry to see Kelly's injured foot.

Looks painful - heal fast LittleWan!

Mike Z
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 798
Posted By zeegman
Rear aux fuel tank

I always keep rear aux fuel tank petcock closed until I need it.

The two times that I did not fuel was forced into the front tanks and overflowed all over the bike and the ground.

It was...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,333
Posted By zeegman
Uni install

Uni filter foam being bent back towards rider is normal.

Not sure about which cables you are talking about.

Can you take a photo?

Here is a good photo from another guy's setup with UNI...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,333
Posted By zeegman
No problem in wet weather

Uni prefilter is no problem in wet weather.

Can survive through deep water crossing too but this is about as deep as you will want to go with it.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G8hVM70ztp0
...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,128
Posted By zeegman
Thermostat

Don't know about aftermarket thermostat.

I bought a new stock one as a replacement.

Cost about $40US.

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 07-30-2014, 02:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,128
Posted By zeegman
Thermostat vs Thermoswitch

Hi Guys,

just a point of clarification to avoid confusion.

The Thermoswitch is the little round item screwed into the right side of the radiator (that you can see and has rubber cover with...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-30-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,128
Posted By zeegman
Another related fan cooling issue

I had itermittant overheating issues because my fan wires were loose and moved back and forth with the bumps offroad and eventually frayed to the point of not making contact.

Simple to check - let...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-25-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 940
Posted By zeegman
Nope

They are made of plastic only - my clutch lever bent like a pretzel - get metal ones - Cyras work well and fit well too.

http://www.ktmtwins.com/cycra-handguards

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 07-05-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,954
Posted By zeegman
Fuel Pump Fail

The fuel pump on the 950 adventure is based on contact points which close a circuit to fire a solenoid pushing a membrane in and out sucking and pushing fuel through the pump (with the help of one...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-24-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 262,935
Posted By zeegman
FS: Parts off a 2006 Adventure

Hi,

I have parts off a 2006 Orange Adventure:

Link here
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=24879693#post24879693

Battery box: $30
Oil Tank: $60
Rear Tailights: $50
Forum: Orange Crush 06-21-2014, 01:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By zeegman
KTM Parts

If they don't sell parts at the factory they should be able to tell you the nearest dealer that might have.

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 06-21-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By zeegman
Ktm

You are 4 1/2 hours from KTM headquarters in Mattighofen - take a tour - grab a few parts when no one is looking.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=163699...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-20-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 672
Posted By zeegman
Airhawk

I use one of these - works great and is adjustable.

http://www.ktmtwins.com/airhawk2-seat-cushion (http://www.ktmtwins.com/airhawk2-seat-cushion)

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 06-18-2014, 02:35 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 309
Posted By zeegman
Old dead 950 Stock fuel Pump anyone?

Hi All,

looking for an old dead 950 stock fuel pump if you have it and want to part with it. Doesn't need to work at all - actually just interested in the wire harness and connector - that has to...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,289
Posted By zeegman
Tank mounts?

I wonder if your lower gas tank mounts are somehow moved forwards towards the wheel which would also mean the engine guards and brace are also moved forwards. The lower gas tank mount is circled in...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-17-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,289
Posted By zeegman
Check space while you are sitting on bike

Maybe you should have someone else check while you are sitting on bike since the wheel distance will be closer to the brace. Also have someone watch while you push down on handlebars to simulate...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-16-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,289
Posted By zeegman
Get creative with dremel

If the room allows maybe you can take a dremel tool and file and slot the holes the in crossbrace and mount holes in the crash guards to allow the the brace to be placed more rearward away from the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-12-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,312
Posted By zeegman
Great Photos

Hi Chris,

enjoyed the photos. Doc says I am good to go so I will be out there soon.
Looks like a good spot for a big bike ride.

Thanks,

MZ
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-28-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By zeegman
ride report

Nice photos and vids guys.

Ride on
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-19-2014, 10:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,089
Posted By zeegman
Ridgecrest

Looked like a great time - sorry I missed it.
Thanks for sharing.

MZ
Forum: Ride reports 02-15-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 28,617
Posted By zeegman
Yampa Bench Road

Yes we did Yampa bench road - a lot of the pictures from post 110 are from that road. The ranger we called ahead of time said the road was closed and muddy due to the rains and would be unpassable -...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-19-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 4,863
Views: 433,882
Posted By zeegman
No pics of the mighty 530?

Hey man, no pics of the most awesome 530 out there?

I am almost as bummed as the 49ers right now.:puke1

:D

MZ
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-05-2014, 09:30 PM
Replies: 4,863
Views: 433,882
Posted By zeegman
Hoping for a great 2014

Thanks Kelly,

got pitched off :muuttthe little bike when the front hit a big hole in a cut grass field. Healing is going well - be back on the bike in Feb. Hope you guys have a great 2014 - hard...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-04-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 4,863
Views: 433,882
Posted By zeegman
Nice CC ride

Thanks for sharing this cool CC ride report, Chris. Also I've always wanted to hike in the Pinnacles - looks like a neat place. Can hardly wait to get out with you guys riding again. Need to heal up...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-04-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 4,863
Views: 433,882
Posted By zeegman
Happy New years to John and All

A little late to say "Happy New Years" but thanks for the great ride reports John - that Morroco one especially looked really cool. Hope to see you guys out on the trails again this year - after I...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-15-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By zeegman
Busted wing

Actually a busted collarbone farting around on my 530 in a local farmers field.

Will be riding again Feb/March next year.

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 12-15-2013, 10:39 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By zeegman
Had Akros

I was running Akros before which worked very well but are 2X price of Wings. Dont have any experience with the Wings yet but decided to try them out based on others experiences. And Gorazd is an...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-15-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By zeegman
Wings Silencer - Awesome

Hi Orange Crushers

can't say enough about a Wings NOS Silencer I just got to replace a worn out silencer on my 950 Adventure.

Workmanship is top notch, price is great, and best of all took only...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-14-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,097
Posted By zeegman
Good idea - needs a bit more

Hi Hop,

the price is very reasonable and it sounds like a great idea.

But I think you will hit the jackpot if you advertise it as a good spot to campout as a base and do loop rides.

...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-03-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 3,674
Posted By zeegman
Undersized Shorai for 2.5 years

I have an undersized Shorai for 2.5 years with no issues including a few submarine tests.
Video at 6PM

It is a good battery for California at lower elevations (warmer climates). If I lived in...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-23-2013, 11:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By zeegman
Forum: Orange Crush 11-23-2013, 11:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By zeegman
Photos not showing up

hi Nutter

the photos did not show up.

Are you linking to photos uploaded to web photo hosting site link like Flickr or Photobucket?

MZ
Forum: Orange Crush 11-09-2013, 09:58 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 33,929
Posted By zeegman
Thumb Cool Projects

Hi Lica,

cool winter projects! (no pun intended)

Should give Ian a qwik plug since he does pretty nice work.

http://britanniacomposites.com/

MZ
Forum: Ride reports 10-21-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 28,617
Posted By zeegman
cr-14pp Bypass on Section 3 COBDR

Hi Prev,

http://i1213.photobucket.com/albums/cc469/pdarling75/COBDR%20UTBDR%20Intro/COBDR%20Day%205/DSCN2031_zps0deff8f4.jpg

sorry for the late response to your question on page 5 regarding...
Forum: Ride reports 10-19-2013, 09:48 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 13,462
Posted By zeegman
Whose that guy in the picture?

Hi Kyle,

Mike Z here. I just about fell out of my seat when I saw this post with a guy in a picture I didn't recognize. HaHa. Last time I saw you (over a year ago) you looked like Jesus. Paul...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-09-2013, 10:15 PM
Replies: 649
Views: 70,829
Posted By zeegman
Jimmy

Nice to meet you Tourist, I mean Joel, at the Ralley.

Jimmy is the man!:clap

He demoed some drills on my bike when his cluncked out.

I won't ever wash it again!:lol3
...
Forum: Ride reports 10-06-2013, 05:59 PM
Replies: 167
Views: 28,617
Posted By zeegman
Great stuff

Can't thank you enough Prev for taking the time to put this ride report together. Takes a lot of time and thought to put together something that captures a trip in an interesting way.
Also a big...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-01-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,502
Posted By zeegman
Eastern Sierras

Looked like fun guys, good photos and nice views!
Although Nates bike looked tired and likes to nap.
HAhA - not to worry, I dropped mine 3 times on my COBDR/UTBDR trip.

Maybe see ya at the...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-26-2013, 09:31 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,675
Posted By zeegman
Awesome!

Can't wait till the KLR vs KTM vid comes out next!:rofl
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-04-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,053
Posted By zeegman
Nice report Chris

The 990 is lookin mighty strong.

I gotta get out with you guys some day.

MZ
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