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Forum: Canada 04-07-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
anyone know how icy the FTR north of Wiaporous is?

anyone know how icy the FTR north of Wiaporous is?
Forum: Canada 04-07-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Congrats on the bike. Carry lots of tools... ...

Congrats on the bike. Carry lots of tools...

I'm so sick that I've already booked it in my calendar Tuesday :puke2

Hope to head out around 11 am. If no one esle is riding around here then...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-30-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,747
Posted By Wesley J
I know this is pretty old but google brought me...

I know this is pretty old but google brought me here so it may bring others as well. My Shorai Lithium Iron starts my 990ADV very well when its warm out. At 5 degrees it wont start the bike, even...
Forum: Canada 01-18-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 634
Posted By Wesley J
We're heading down again in Feb. Any comments on...

We're heading down again in Feb. Any comments on your favorite places for little bikes? I've ridden Nelson Hills, which was stellar but havent hit Redrock or Dumont.

Cheers,

Wes
Forum: Canada 01-18-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,212
Posted By Wesley J
Rode to the bar for a pint and a sammy

Rode to the bar for a pint and a sammy
Forum: Canada 01-18-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
I totally agree with Trav. I wouldnt ride woops...

I totally agree with Trav. I wouldnt ride woops or ever want to jump the Strom like Trav and I do on our motorcycle mechnics training courses (990ADV) but its no slouch. Heck, 95% of people have no...
Forum: Canada 01-18-2014, 08:58 PM
Replies: 166
Views: 20,843
Posted By Wesley J
I think this is right where proper adventure...

I think this is right where proper adventure bikes need to be. Other than the motor and reliability, its probably better in every way than my XR650R was. My XRR required a pile of work to get it...
Forum: Canada 08-04-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Hope the riding is going well out there. We...

Hope the riding is going well out there. We arrived in halifax a couple of days ago and have been enjoying the beer.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/08/05/bymymyba.jpg
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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-30-2013, 02:48 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Wesley J
TPS swapped and all is well. I'm about 4000 kms...

TPS swapped and all is well. I'm about 4000 kms into my cross Canada trip and have just checked into a hotel in Montreal. Halifax is next.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/07/31/6edagedu.jpg

I do...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-11-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Wesley J
Thanks a bunch for the feedback. I was thinking...

Thanks a bunch for the feedback. I was thinking about it being a bad TPS (had the same problem on my '67 Mustang) but couldnt find any mention of it.

Ordered one today and should be here mid...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-10-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Wesley J
Wes

Wes
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 07-08-2013, 10:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 874
Posted By Wesley J
'07 990 ADV EFI Issue - Need Help

Hey Guys,

My ADV is running like a pile of shit. Here's what I've done to it in the past and what I've done to trouble shoot:

Mods:

Canesterectomy
Air injection garbagectomy (with...
Forum: Canada 06-27-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Add supermoto wheels and its soooo tempting. I...

Add supermoto wheels and its soooo tempting. I gave in to temptation with the XRR and actually got pulled over and got a ticket for an illegal uturn. The guy liked bikes and commented on how cool...
Forum: Canada 06-26-2013, 09:50 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
A buddy just plated his cfr450x. Went down to the...

A buddy just plated his cfr450x. Went down to the registry and asked for a plate. They gave him one. When I went to get a plate for 300xcw they said "this is a street bike right?" I said no...
Forum: Canada 06-25-2013, 07:25 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
I have a tig and would be happy to weld it....

I have a tig and would be happy to weld it. Tonight or tomorrow would work best.

Email me at wes at weshill dot com

Loving life
Forum: Canada 06-20-2013, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
A metric shitload of tools and spares... ...

A metric shitload of tools and spares...

Loving life
Forum: Canada 06-18-2013, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Fyi there are a few of us heading for Limestone...

Fyi there are a few of us heading for Limestone mountain on Friday. About 12-12:30 departure from NW Calgary. We're not returning to Calgary though. We're off to Buffalo lake for the weekend but...
Forum: Canada 06-14-2013, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Canadasmotorcycle.com has great prices, selection...

Canadasmotorcycle.com has great prices, selection and free shipping. All of my tires come from them. 2 to 4 days shipping from Montreal.

No mention of the MCE Karoo here suprises me. They last...
Forum: Canada 06-12-2013, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
With 10 bikes and normally 3-6 sets of tires per...

With 10 bikes and normally 3-6 sets of tires per year, I only buy online and mount and balance myself. A few years ago I put 4 sets of tires on the VFR in one season. I saved $600 by ordering online...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 06-10-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 263,440
Posted By Wesley J
This is how I feel about my 990 honestly, so I...

This is how I feel about my 990 honestly, so I cant imagine hwo this thing is. Oh, and this is my new tag line!

Wes
Forum: Canada 06-07-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Was that you on Deerfoot Thursday afternoon? I...

Was that you on Deerfoot Thursday afternoon? I passed you on my 990 just north of memorial I think.

Wes
Forum: Canada 06-07-2013, 11:11 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Thanks so much for leading us on some great...

Thanks so much for leading us on some great trails today Reagan. That was the best ride I've had in Wiaporius.

Wes

Sent from my SGH-I337M using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Canada 06-07-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
2 little bikes (300 XCW and 450EX i think) will...

2 little bikes (300 XCW and 450EX i think) will be offloading at the south ghost staging area at 1 pm today.
Forum: Canada 06-06-2013, 04:49 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Still woking it out and no, I think 3 of us are...

Still woking it out and no, I think 3 of us are on offroad only bikes. Likely 1pm at the south loading area or up by the gravel pit. I'll post one I sort it out.

Sent from my SGH-I337M using...
Forum: Canada 06-06-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
I need to work on the filter thing as well. It...

I need to work on the filter thing as well. It appears to me that the prefilter never clogs and can be cleaned reasonably well. The paper filter is after the pump and before the output to the...
Forum: Canada 06-06-2013, 07:46 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
300 xcw so not really ds but the other guys are...

300 xcw so not really ds but the other guys are on little ds bikes

Sent from my SGH-I337M using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Canada 06-05-2013, 06:14 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Possible Limestone mtn tomorrow afternoon in case...

Possible Limestone mtn tomorrow afternoon in case anyone has time.

Small bike ds ride friday afternoon in wiaporous as well.

Wes

Sent from my SGH-I337M using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Canada 06-05-2013, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Hey Trav I always enjoy your videos. How has...

Hey Trav

I always enjoy your videos. How has the katoom been treating you? I heard Booker saying he's thinking of joining you on the Grizwold European vacation. Eta on your return?

You give me...
Forum: Canada 06-02-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
I love the trials tire. I put a Tubliss setup on...

I love the trials tire. I put a Tubliss setup on the bike and have been running about 6 lbs in the rear and it really hooks up. And with the Rekluse this little bike goes anywhere.

I'm looking...
Forum: Canada 06-01-2013, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/06/02/aba2ageh.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/06/02/aba2ageh.jpg

Today was a good day in south Wiaporous.

Wes
Forum: Canada 05-30-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Im planning to be dirt biking in wiaporous...

Im planning to be dirt biking in wiaporous tomorrow. Around 1pm at the south loading area. Little bike type riding.

Wes

Sent from my SGH-I337M using Tapatalk 2
Forum: Canada 03-04-2013, 08:46 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Hey, I have a few XR650R parts if anyone wants...

Hey, I have a few XR650R parts if anyone wants them.

Coupla seats
Dirtbags w mounts
stock headlight/odo etc
stock exhaust
other misc parts
supermoto fender

They'll last til next weekend or...
Forum: Canada 12-07-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Thanks Guys. And yes, my 1st response to...

Thanks Guys.

And yes, my 1st response to him was to buy a katoom...
Forum: Canada 12-06-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Hey Guys, In case any of you are looking...

Hey Guys,

In case any of you are looking for LED driving lights, I just picked up a set of 2x2 LED's from Mopac (http://www.mopacautosupply.com/) here in Calgary. They're on Hiway #1 and Center...
Forum: Canada 12-06-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
Hey Guys, Whats the current state of...

Hey Guys,

Whats the current state of affairs or registering a dirt bike for on road use? I was under the impression that its mostly impossible here and if a shop got caught doing an out of...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-22-2012, 02:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,142
Posted By Wesley J
Perfect. I've been searching unsuccesfully for...

Perfect. I've been searching unsuccesfully for that... Bought it and will make it so.

Thanks for the cooler info. Completely obvious spot, not too sure why I didnt actually use my head on that...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-21-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,142
Posted By Wesley J
I have the extended sump but not the adjustable...

I have the extended sump but not the adjustable balancer. My motor is very smooth as well but when it isnt accelerating or deccelerating the counter weights, the chain slack makes a pile of noise. ...
Forum: Old's Cool 11-20-2012, 10:16 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 24,034
Posted By Wesley J
Nice to see another one of these! Here's...

Nice to see another one of these!

Here's mine

http://blog.weshill.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/P1019518-1024x768.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 11-20-2012, 09:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,142
Posted By Wesley J
Hey Guys, Can you give me details on the...

Hey Guys,

Can you give me details on the oil cooler? Specifically, I'm wondering where ittakes and returns the oil. Does it take oil from the oil pressure sender and return elsewhere?

I've...
Forum: Canada 11-04-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5,058
Views: 418,564
Posted By Wesley J
FTR was icy... Still good to get out.

FTR was icy... Still good to get out.
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