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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-26-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 29,845
Posted By GazzaFish
Just for others thinking of this mod. My...

Just for others thinking of this mod.

My ride is an australian delivery, 2009 with akro pipes and ecu mapped for pipes. Did the mod and noticed no difference at all. I wonder if the remap for the...
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2015, 01:57 AM
Replies: 2,086
Views: 445,189
Posted By GazzaFish
Come ON. Lets GET BACON MOVING!!!!!!!!!!! :deal

Come ON. Lets GET BACON MOVING!!!!!!!!!!! :deal
Forum: Ride reports 04-18-2015, 01:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,146
Posted By GazzaFish
looks good. haven't watched it yet but as soon as...

looks good. haven't watched it yet but as soon as i get a chance ;)
Forum: GPS Tracks - Oz and Kiwi Land 04-13-2015, 11:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 423
Posted By GazzaFish
i just use 'maps' but make sure i set it to...

i just use 'maps' but make sure i set it to 'walking' and not 'car'. That way it keeps me off any freeways and puts me onto all the small dirt roads :D
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2015, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2,086
Views: 445,189
Posted By GazzaFish
any update on Bacon's whereabouts? :)

any update on Bacon's whereabouts? :)
Forum: Australia 03-29-2015, 01:38 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,383
Posted By GazzaFish
WELL DONE GUYS!!!! :clap:clap:clap

WELL DONE GUYS!!!! :clap:clap:clap
Forum: Australia 01-31-2015, 01:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,265
Posted By GazzaFish
stuff all. Some zip ties, my standard KTM tools...

stuff all. Some zip ties, my standard KTM tools that came with the bike and tools to fix a flat.

oh, and a credit card and mobile phone with Telstra so i have maximum coverage.

Bikes don't...
Forum: Australia 01-29-2015, 11:17 PM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 341,860
Posted By GazzaFish
Just purchased, received within 24 hours, and...

Just purchased, received within 24 hours, and fitted a brand new front disc rotor from Metalgear in Perth. Price was $190 and has the ABS ring provision. I received it within 24 hours and the quality...
Forum: Australia 01-17-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
totally agree. When i used to only ride bikes...

totally agree. When i used to only ride bikes once a year i was always having issues. Whenever i own a bike that i commute on and ride daily, they seem to never miss a beat :D
Forum: Australia 01-17-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 341,860
Posted By GazzaFish
I commute daily on my 990. Even in 40 degree...

I commute daily on my 990. Even in 40 degree temps stuck in bumper to bumper traffic, the bike has never overheated. It gets to about 3 bars from the top, fan comes on when about 4 or 5 bars from...
Forum: Ride reports 12-21-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 2,086
Views: 445,189
Posted By GazzaFish
Wow. Can't believe I sent Bacon on his way over 7...

Wow. Can't believe I sent Bacon on his way over 7 years ago....

Once again, a BIG thank you to all ADVRIDERS around thee world for showing Bacon the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-19-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,927
Posted By GazzaFish
I commute 70KM every day on my 990. LOVE IT!!!! ...

I commute 70KM every day on my 990. LOVE IT!!!!

It does get a little warm on hot days stuck in traffic but it has never overheated.

and the look you get from every other rider and car drivers...
Forum: Australia 12-13-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 244
Views: 33,780
Posted By GazzaFish
VERY VERY Nice indeed. Sensational effort. :clap

VERY VERY Nice indeed. Sensational effort. :clap
Forum: Australia 12-13-2014, 01:49 PM
Replies: 362
Views: 64,190
Posted By GazzaFish
I had an old KDX200 F2 (can't remember what year)...

I had an old KDX200 F2 (can't remember what year) . The "F" models had a steel petrol tank and were auto oil injected so you put straight unleaded in the tank. They also had a 3 ply wall on the...
Forum: Australia 12-03-2014, 12:40 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,440
Posted By GazzaFish
I commute every day on my bike in heavy traffic....

I commute every day on my bike in heavy traffic. I just keep saying to myself "Be on my game - Don't slack off". Some mornings i get half way to work and realise i was on autopilot and i can't...
Forum: Australia 12-02-2014, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
from memory i read somewhere it was a nightmare...

from memory i read somewhere it was a nightmare to ride due to the two wheel steer and also kept blowing hydraulic seals when braking. I think from memory it uses the hydraulics to power and also to...
Forum: Australia 11-30-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,738
Posted By GazzaFish
wow, ugly

wow, ugly
Forum: Australia 11-29-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,941
Posted By GazzaFish
get something over 25 years old so you can 'club...

get something over 25 years old so you can 'club rego' it for $60 per year. Makes it a better offering if you only plan to ride it occasionally....:deal

I personally like the old parallel twin...
Forum: Australia 11-28-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
haha. I went to their website and searched for...

haha. I went to their website and searched for 'vibe' by accident instead of VIRB, some interesting things popped up...:evil
Forum: Australia 11-23-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
good scrapyard challenge bike??? ...

good scrapyard challenge bike???

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/st-leonards/motorcycles/yamaha-ttr600-belgarda/1062928274
Forum: Australia 11-14-2014, 11:08 PM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 341,860
Posted By GazzaFish
just hit 60,000K's on my 990 and I'm keeping her....

just hit 60,000K's on my 990 and I'm keeping her. Best bike I've ever owned blah blah blah.....:deal
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 11-10-2014, 01:16 AM
Replies: 2,140
Views: 272,908
Posted By GazzaFish
I'm loving my 990 but I WANT ONE:deal You can...

I'm loving my 990 but I WANT ONE:deal You can NEVER have too much horsepower :evil
Forum: Australia 11-01-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,236
Posted By GazzaFish
GREAT NEWS!! :clap If a Victorian politcal...

GREAT NEWS!! :clap

If a Victorian politcal party was to implement this, they'd get my vote...:deal
Forum: Australia 08-26-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,803
Posted By GazzaFish
Don't buy a DR650 without riding one first....

Don't buy a DR650 without riding one first. Coming off a KTM300, the DR will feel about 3 times heavier and about 3 times less power. Not saying they are no good, quite the opposite. DR650's are rock...
Forum: Australia 08-24-2014, 01:25 AM
Replies: 3,463
Views: 341,860
Posted By GazzaFish
How old is the fuel filter? Is it a 950 or FI...

How old is the fuel filter? Is it a 950 or FI 990?

I'd suggest fuel filter which is part of the fuel pump inside the tank...but I'm guessing :D

KTM sell a filter kit for it for about $130 from...
Forum: Ride reports 08-18-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 2,086
Views: 445,189
Posted By GazzaFish
Can't believe it was roughly 7 years ago when I...

Can't believe it was roughly 7 years ago when I sent Bacon on his way and I hoped he would last 12 months!!!

I cannot believe how far he has travelled and the number of brilliant people he has...
Forum: Australia 08-09-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,897
Posted By GazzaFish
Seek legal help. You should be able to get a feel...

Seek legal help. You should be able to get a feel for your next actions without spending anything if you ring a few legal companies??? They will tell you straight away what your position should be...
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 269,298
Posted By GazzaFish
i asked an attendant and he gave me the old "All...

i asked an attendant and he gave me the old "All the motorbike stuff is over there" and pointed to the crowd... slacker....
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 269,298
Posted By GazzaFish
The quality has dropped off. I have the old...

The quality has dropped off. I have the old jacket and it has a zip out lining and the new one doesn't. Same with the pants. Old model has a removable inner lining and big press stud buttons.

New...
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 269,298
Posted By GazzaFish
Disagree. I've been wearing their riding jacket...

Disagree. I've been wearing their riding jacket and pants daily for nearly 2 years now. Been great. Pretty waterproof, all zips still work fine, breathable in summer...

They do smell a bit now...
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 7,670
Posted By GazzaFish
OK, let me think.. First bike - 8 years old ...

OK, let me think..

First bike - 8 years old
current age - 43 years old

Yamaha YZ80C (Pushed it further than i rode it)
Honda Z50RC (Brand new)
Honda CR80RA elsinore
Kawasaki KX80B2
Yamaha...
Forum: Australia 07-29-2014, 12:29 AM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
I like it :D

I like it :D
Forum: Australia 07-24-2014, 01:56 AM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
wow. 1988 model. You know what that means.. Its...

wow. 1988 model. You know what that means.. Its eligible for club rego :evil
Forum: Australia 07-19-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,270
Posted By GazzaFish
I commute every day on my bike and maybe its a...

I commute every day on my bike and maybe its a hangover from my motocross/enduro days but whenever it gets interesting (i.e. cars swerve towards me, pull out in front of me, basically try kill me) i...
Forum: Australia 07-19-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,854
Posted By GazzaFish
Don't do wheelie's. Apparently its not as much...

Don't do wheelie's. Apparently its not as much fun as you think....

At least i told her to hang on tight first!!! See I do love her :D
Forum: Australia 07-11-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,796
Posted By GazzaFish
doesn't really matter as long as you 'do it'. So...

doesn't really matter as long as you 'do it'. So many people put off to tomorrow and then circumstances change and your screwed. If you have even 1% chance of getting away and doing something for 6...
Forum: Australia 06-30-2014, 06:46 PM
Replies: 514
Views: 23,642
Posted By GazzaFish
hmmm,, might be cheap to register in Victoria?...

hmmm,, might be cheap to register in Victoria? reading TAC website the TAC cost for motorcycles under 61cc engine size is only $40 per year and registration is free for hybrid motorcycles???? Bit...
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 01:22 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 10,450
Posted By GazzaFish
+1 :deal

+1 :deal
Forum: Australia 04-14-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 3,234
Views: 524,644
Posted By GazzaFish
http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/hoppers-crossing/mo...

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/hoppers-crossing/motorcycles/honda-cr-125-85-mod/1043994937

not sure but i doesn't the MTX model has a compliance plate? Be an interesting scrapheap bike???:deal
Forum: Australia 04-14-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,138
Posted By GazzaFish
ditto, DR650. Not sure if budget allows but...

ditto, DR650.

Not sure if budget allows but i owned a 2003 BMW F650GS (single) which i rode for 80,000Km's without a single screw coming loose. Very nice bike. Very frugal on fuel, heated grips,...
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