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 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Wannabee
Forum: Thumpers 10-28-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Scorpio bane I checked in at right around 9000...

Scorpio bane
I checked in at right around 9000 miles , the spring had lived it's life ...eagle Mike to the rescue
Forum: Thumpers 10-23-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Visit www.greenchileadv.com Don't know if he's...

Visit www.greenchileadv.com
Don't know if he's an inmate here , he is in a KLR group on Facebook .
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-14-2014, 10:20 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
That's pretty much what it looked like on my trip...

That's pretty much what it looked like on my trip last year , still a good time . The 600+ miles of highway in torrential downpours wasn't much fun though

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive...
Forum: Thumpers 10-09-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
No experience with the Rainier , but I have the...

No experience with the Rainier , but I have the Explorer lite . It's expandable , holds a lot of stuff and is unobtrusive .

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Some shop time today , fresh oil/filter , new...

Some shop time today , fresh oil/filter , new no-toil air filter , new chain and sprockets and a once over examination . She's ready to hit the road again (or lack there of)

sent from my Illudium...
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Well hell ...Noone said I was a genius ..lol I...

Well hell ...Noone said I was a genius ..lol
I have ran progressive springs in other bikes , with noticeable results . The suspension on my 2012 was so soft it was unusable to me . So I went with...
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 07:38 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I have a cogent rear shock , progressive front...

I have a cogent rear shock , progressive front springs and emulators and heavier oil . Made a world of difference

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I just saw those , a tad bit cheaper and seem to...

I just saw those , a tad bit cheaper and seem to have good reviews . Gonna give them a try

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 03:59 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Time to replace the chain and sprockets , 15,000...

Time to replace the chain and sprockets , 15,000 miles on the OEM set ain't bad .
Question : anyone ever use the chain/sprocket package from ProCycle ? If not , any recommendations ?

sent from...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-26-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
I ride through there all the time , heading out...

I ride through there all the time , heading out to ride around Raystown lake and random farm roads . Also like the donuts at Mamies (or however you spell it )

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-26-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
I rode Skyline Dr , the BRP, the Foothills...

I rode Skyline Dr , the BRP, the Foothills Parkway , the Dragon and the Cherohala Skyway to Tellico Plains . Then slabbed it back to Portage Pa 650+ miles in 6 days . Was able to relax , see the area...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-25-2014, 07:45 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
I know , I am experiencing the ravages of salt...

I know , I am experiencing the ravages of salt with my truck . Just replaced the transmission lines and brake lines , both were about to fail . Lucky I caught that before she took me for a ride
...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-25-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
I made the trip last year for pretty cheap , I...

I made the trip last year for pretty cheap , I will definitely be doing it again next year . I have been many places all around the world and my favorite place to be is the Smokey Mountains

sent...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-25-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
I have wanted to give studs a try , what's the...

I have wanted to give studs a try , what's the secret to riding all winter ? Here in Portage the roads are in shitty condition all winter

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-25-2014, 11:10 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
Now your just tempting me ..lol sent from my...

Now your just tempting me ..lol

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-24-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
Do it ...you know you want to ..lol I was...

Do it ...you know you want to ..lol
I was planning a trip down to NC and then do the BRP and Skyline Dr back north , but some financial issues get in the way .

sent from my Illudium Q-36...
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-24-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 556
Views: 104,500
Posted By Wannabee
I didn't get to make mine , hopefully next year ...

I didn't get to make mine , hopefully next year

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 09-06-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
Sounds like a good time , but I will be in...

Sounds like a good time , but I will be in Bermuda

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 09-01-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Here in the USA there are no such restrictions ....

Here in the USA there are no such restrictions . You can walk into a dealership with your 16 year old kid and buy them the most powerful bike made , and promptly be planning their funeral .

...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2014, 11:01 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
How do these or any panniers effect the handling...

How do these or any panniers effect the handling ? I ha r a small set of bags on my crash bars and notice a difference , do these have an even great effect ?

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-11-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
The shop that inspects mine ...lights , horn ,...

The shop that inspects mine ...lights , horn , signals , tires ...no petty bullshit

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-10-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
Where's that at ? sent from my Illudium Q-36...

Where's that at ?

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I'm no genius ...but wouldn't loosening the chain...

I'm no genius ...but wouldn't loosening the chain via the tensioners be a simple fix ?

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 08-05-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
Quite a diverse grouping ...I have a 2012 KLR ,...

Quite a diverse grouping ...I have a 2012 KLR , first one I have owned and love it . Does nothing extremely well but does everything within reason . I've done week long road trips and had a blast...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I've lived in areas like that down home , not...

I've lived in areas like that down home , not for me . I wish I lived on a nice piece of property , but the neighbors are cool ...Noone bothers one another and close to some nice riding

sent...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I live in Portage , near Ebensburg . That...

I live in Portage , near Ebensburg . That describes about every state in the union ..lol
I'm not from here actually , born and raised in Ocean City , Maryland and married a girl from Portage and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-27-2014, 06:59 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
Wish I could have made it , looks like a good...

Wish I could have made it , looks like a good group and a good ride .
I did get some stuff done , new brake pads and bleed and renewed brake fluid , oil/filter change , air filter serviced and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-25-2014, 11:18 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
I have stared at this route on a map for a couple...

I have stared at this route on a map for a couple years , that would be a great time !

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-22-2014, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
That's why she said .... sent from my...

That's why she said ....

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 07-10-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
If you think the KLR is so had , don't buy one...

If you think the KLR is so had , don't buy one and stop reading about them ..makes no sense .
My brother in law talks the same way about the DR650 , this and that is wrong , this will happen if you...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
No bother 1Scorpion , just adding a little humor...

No bother 1Scorpion , just adding a little humor to it .
My 2012 is the first KLR I have owned , in a year I have put over 12,000 miles in it without a hiccup . On road , off road and no road , I...
Forum: Thumpers 06-29-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I have never owned a bike nor believe there is a...

I have never owned a bike nor believe there is a bike made that doesn't have its quirks . Wrenching is part of riding , and the simple things with the KLR are nothing to fix.
I tide with a guy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
That's the bolts we're talking about sent...

That's the bolts we're talking about

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 06-19-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
My rack bolts broke on my '12 , and I have never...

My rack bolts broke on my '12 , and I have never carried much on it . What happens is they work themselves loose and that causes breakage or lost bolts . Replace them with quality SS bolts and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-15-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
I am free both weekends I believe , would be a...

I am free both weekends I believe , would be a cool weekend and a chance to get some use of my new tent !

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
Keep it adjusted , keep it lubed ..simple . I...

Keep it adjusted , keep it lubed ..simple . I have a little over 12,000 miles on the bike , stock chain and sprockets ...and I am far from being militant about chain maintained

sent from my...
Forum: Trip Planning 06-11-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 50,632
Posted By Wannabee
Never thought of the VFW /Legion Post route...

Never thought of the VFW /Legion Post route ...being a Gulf War veteran may help me out

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Thumpers 06-05-2014, 06:28 PM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
I've had all sorts of bikes , sport bikes ,...

I've had all sorts of bikes , sport bikes , standards , a DR650...I have ridden for close to 40 years (started real young on dirt bikes ) and bought a KLR last year . I tell you , for an all around...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 14,071
Views: 1,429,151
Posted By Wannabee
MadTV , Ms. Swan sent from my Illudium Q-36...

MadTV , Ms. Swan

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-30-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 106,863
Posted By Wannabee
These seem to be top secret places ...lol I...

These seem to be top secret places ...lol
I can't find them on any map , Google Earth ..nothing .

sent from my Illudium Q-36 explosive space modulator
Showing results 1 to 40 of 500

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 02:41 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014