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Forum: Australia 12-03-2014, 12:32 PM
Replies: 199
Views: 16,064
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Did you book your travel on a credit card? They...

Did you book your travel on a credit card? They often have travel insurance to varying degrees, they may take a different view of the situation
Forum: Australia 03-16-2014, 02:36 AM
Replies: 3,178
Views: 307,998
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
I've seen something similar when the battery is...

I've seen something similar when the battery is on the way out??? Doesn't make sense tho if it happened 12 months ago as well..
Forum: Australia 03-14-2014, 04:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,545
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
If you're heading north via the eastern...

If you're heading north via the eastern distributor, keep an eye out for the turn to the Bridge / North Sydney...
Forum: Australia 02-06-2014, 06:43 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,292
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
:lol3

:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 02-03-2014, 03:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,874
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Must have got in just in time, blew half a...

Must have got in just in time, blew half a Saturday watching them. Very entertaining once we got past the standard Euro stuff.

Did we ever find out what happened to the helmet cockroach??? :huh...
Forum: Australia 01-28-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 11,978
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
I had no luck with these. Went thru 3 of them...

I had no luck with these. Went thru 3 of them before i decided to ask for my money back. In all cases the hydraulic jack failed.

The most unfortunate failure was with a 990 Adventure fully...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-26-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,640,704
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Great stuff! I'm back there tomorrow. Wonder if...

Great stuff! I'm back there tomorrow. Wonder if they'll let this Aussie take a test ride....
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 02-25-2013, 02:29 PM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,640,704
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Where abouts in CZ did u find that?

Where abouts in CZ did u find that?
Forum: Australia 02-05-2013, 04:45 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,352
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Thanks for the great write up! :clap

Thanks for the great write up! :clap
Forum: Australia 12-18-2012, 04:26 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 8,502
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Soft :amazon

Soft :amazon
Forum: Australia 12-14-2012, 04:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,365
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Did you try this yet? Here's a photo of what i...

Did you try this yet? Here's a photo of what i have done.

http://checkingtheboundaryfence.com/images/advrider/peak.jpg
Forum: Australia 12-09-2012, 06:35 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,365
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Ps - mIne did it standing, sitting and everything...

Ps - mIne did it standing, sitting and everything in between so I concluded it wasn't bike related
Forum: Australia 12-09-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,365
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Had the same problem. For me it was generated at...

Had the same problem. For me it was generated at the back of the peak (or tailing edge). I stuck a bit of foam (about 2-3mm thick) on the underside of the peak at the back to disturb the airflow and...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-01-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,003
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
It might be the clutch oil jet is blocked, i had...

It might be the clutch oil jet is blocked, i had a similar problem on my 08. I cleaned the clutch jet and it sorted the problem for me (bike is at 70,000km's)
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-18-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 581
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Might be off the track, but I've noticed these...

Might be off the track, but I've noticed these sorts of behaviours when the battery is past its best.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-27-2012, 02:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
I'm guessing water pump seal has gone. Do a...

I'm guessing water pump seal has gone. Do a search, you'll see plenty of similar pics
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-13-2012, 12:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 785
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
+1, just had the same problem, cleaning the oil...

+1, just had the same problem, cleaning the oil jet fixed it. You're in luck, there's a thread on it running at the moment
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=821497
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 08-20-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 6,782
Views: 1,640,704
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
That muffler sucks, i love the fact the 990 / 950...

That muffler sucks, i love the fact the 990 / 950 can fall over on any side and all is does is at most scratch up a crash bar / luggage rack. Now it'll be smashing up what i would assume is an...
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 08:24 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
well done!!!:freaky

well done!!!:freaky
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 08:21 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Funny tho, the sign for the photo is north of...

Funny tho, the sign for the photo is north of that point... :huh If you zoom in to the North east corner of the point you'll see the road stop at what looks like a couple of round abouts. If i...
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
They moved! :freaky Almost there!

They moved! :freaky Almost there!
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 07:09 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Probably closer to the point!! :deal

Probably closer to the point!! :deal
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 07:04 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
They told me bikes were free when i went through?...

They told me bikes were free when i went through? Maybe it was my charming smile... :rofl
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 06:59 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
I hope the lovely lady at the national park hut...

I hope the lovely lady at the national park hut doesn't keep them talking for half an hour....
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 06:15 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
+ 1 & + 1 :evil

+ 1 &

+ 1 :evil
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 05:57 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Good to see i'm not the only knucklehead watching...

Good to see i'm not the only knucklehead watching the boys! :clap
Forum: Australia 06-15-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2,228
Views: 180,169
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Looks like the boys are about to hit the point...

Looks like the boys are about to hit the point where the "fun" begins on the way out to Steep Point! :freaky
Forum: Australia 05-14-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,184
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Not sure what speakers you have, but with my...

Not sure what speakers you have, but with my autocom ones I undid the lining and took out 1 piece of foam (there were 2 layers in the ear bit). Not perfect but worked well for me
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-16-2012, 04:59 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,879
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
We rode a couple of 2008 adventures around Oz in...

We rode a couple of 2008 adventures around Oz in 8 weeks (about 24,000km) in 2009. We went right to the top, right through the gulf via the Carpentaria "hwy", Gibb River road etc so would have...
Forum: Australia 02-09-2012, 03:16 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 22,557
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Love old mate shadow boxing!! :poser:poser To...

Love old mate shadow boxing!! :poser:poser To funny! :rofl
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 01-30-2012, 04:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,836
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Just upgraded from my 60CS and love it. My...

Just upgraded from my 60CS and love it. My summary is that its a merge of my 60CS and a Nuvi with the best features of both. You can customise lots of stuff.

Lots of info here...
Forum: Ride reports 01-20-2012, 03:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 7,202
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Great write up! :clap

Great write up! :clap
Forum: Australia 01-12-2012, 01:29 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,223
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
I was riding on the old man's farm in my shorts...

I was riding on the old man's farm in my shorts and Chinese riding boots (as you do) on a bit of single track through the bush. Came around a corner and here was a brown snake all curled up on the...
Forum: Australia 08-30-2011, 06:15 AM
Replies: 3,178
Views: 307,998
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Bugger! When in doubt, power out??? :huh :wink:

Bugger! When in doubt, power out??? :huh :wink:
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-24-2011, 05:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,336
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Another option to consider. I've been running...

Another option to consider. I've been running Heidenau's K60 for a few years now and change them myself (the 140's, never tried a 150).

1. pressure down to 12psi
2. ride around a block or 2 to...
Forum: Australia 08-16-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 948
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
BTW, i can't seem to post a comment on your blog?...

BTW, i can't seem to post a comment on your blog? Seems i need to be a member???
Forum: Australia 08-16-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 948
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
We took the KTM 990's to NT motorcycle centre for...

We took the KTM 990's to NT motorcycle centre for a service on our way through a couple of years ago. Not real impressed, the didn't balance the tyres and the service manager wasn't sure whether a...
Forum: Australia 08-08-2011, 03:29 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,492
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Thumb I've found that the ciggy plugs on some things...

I've found that the ciggy plugs on some things already have the little plastic adaptor on them (eg my Waeco fridge has one, not that running a fridge on the bike is a good idea... Or is it??? :freaky...
Forum: Australia 08-07-2011, 04:55 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,434
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Laugh Looked like a good day out! Nice pics Will

Looked like a good day out! Nice pics Will
Forum: Australia 08-03-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,713
Posted By Wallaby_Ted
Wink Don't worry, you're definitely doing the better...

Don't worry, you're definitely doing the better parts. It was more the experience with the locals that you'll be missing out on :evil

Make sure you duck into Tunnel Creek if you've got the time,...
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