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Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,026
Posted By alexgg
I just don't see any point to pay extra 50% for...

I just don't see any point to pay extra 50% for the same helmet just because it has Oz sticker. Any Arai or Shoe I helmets cost in states as much as RJay crap :(
Forum: Australia 07-27-2014, 12:54 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,026
Posted By alexgg
Helmet campaign

There is a helmet campaign on change.org to make our law makers more reasonable. Please have a look
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Forum: Thumpers 06-26-2014, 04:03 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 277
Posted By alexgg
KTM 530 overflow bottle or Evans?

Hi, got KTM recently and have a question - should I fit overflow bottle or just use Evans to prevent boiling? It didn't overheat yet. However I plan to use it for trail riding where steep climbs are...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By alexgg
Well, I know that :) However this setup is quite...

Well, I know that :) However this setup is quite common on KTM and I would like to see it.

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Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2014, 03:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 260
Posted By alexgg
Overflow bottle from CRF450x on KTM530

Hi, I am wondering how to mount coolant overflow bottle from crf450x on KTM530. Any pictures?
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By alexgg
They are lighter than most 250cc bikes around and...

They are lighter than most 250cc bikes around and can keep on the highway at 100kph easily. Everything else will be too much swing to one side of style of riding. Most people here use DRZ400,...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By alexgg
Well I don't refer specifically to 500exc but to...

Well I don't refer specifically to 500exc but to this line of KTM bikes that includes around 500cc

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Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 481
Posted By alexgg
How far go back on used KTM500

Hi I am considering to buy used ktm500 and wondering which bike to buy (year) - practically to find sweet spot to minimise purchase price but still get good bike. I am not racing. Mostly tight tracks...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
We don't have more than states and every bike is...

We don't have more than states and every bike is smuggled into the country by Russian Mafia bribing everybody on the way , at least bike prices suggest that :( KTM is the strongest seller here...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Its strange that big brands don't make something...

Its strange that big brands don't make something similar to my modded klx350. I would expect that FI will give more power to 300cc , there are but with short gears. I hoped that there are such new...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Maybe would be better if I describe the type of...

Maybe would be better if I describe the type of ride I am doing : start early morning through steep hills that can be 35-40 degrees inclination for couple of hours but mostly 4x4 tracks, after 3pm...
Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Well, I did read about KTM free ride but they are...

Well, I did read about KTM free ride but they are words - what is when riding? Was there any reason to create it or it is only marketing trick?

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Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
BTW what is the ktm350 free ride? Sent from...

BTW what is the ktm350 free ride?

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Forum: Thumpers 04-18-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
I done everything including revalving, new...

I done everything including revalving, new springs, keihin, big bore , ims tank. I can't get KLX for 2k, best case scenario it would be 3k quite worn. After making math I can get KTM500exc for 6k. ...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Nah guys, you didn't read the beginning or maybe...

Nah guys, you didn't read the beginning or maybe I didn't wrote well assuming if I speak about those models it means off road. I need bike that can do technical staff at low speed but capable to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2014, 01:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Well, any thoughts about other three options? I...

Well, any thoughts about other three options? I don't ride off road but connecting highways could be for half an hour or more sometimes :(

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Forum: Thumpers 04-16-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Any thoughts from big bore owners? Sent from...

Any thoughts from big bore owners?

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Forum: Thumpers 04-15-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
I think that slowly I could narrow the search...

I think that slowly I could narrow the search using IMS/Safaritanks websites. Practically it could be Yamaha, Gasgas , KTM all 250 upgrading to 300cc using kits or Husquarna TE310 ....

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Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
How bad husky is on the road? Her gears are short...

How bad husky is on the road? Her gears are short as was mentioned in forums. Is there any upgrade to taller gears?

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Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Sorry when said about KTM 300 meant bigbore as wr...

Sorry when said about KTM 300 meant bigbore as wr

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Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
Two strokers are bit aggressive for me these days...

Two strokers are bit aggressive for me these days :)

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Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
I forgot to mention high compressions pistons if...

I forgot to mention high compressions pistons if there is any use of them, never used by myself and don't know if its worth the money and time to add them....

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Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
I agree that bigger cc is better. However...

I agree that bigger cc is better. However difference between one year registration of 300cc and 350 cc is about the price of big bore kit in our island. I was thinking about wr with bigbore, ktm300...
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2014, 06:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,487
Posted By alexgg
New bike around 300cc

Hi, few days ago my bike was stolen and I am thinking about getting new one. I had KLX 250s 2008.... that gradually became 350 cc with flat slide mikuni. There wasn't any other way coz basically Klx...
Forum: Old's Cool 02-08-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 2,126
Views: 553,753
Posted By alexgg
:)

:)
Forum: Old's Cool 02-08-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 2,126
Views: 553,753
Posted By alexgg
Hi guys there is XL 185 muffler on eBay if...

Hi guys there is XL 185 muffler on eBay if somebody interested
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
Yes, I did. cant see anything suspicious on the...

Yes, I did. cant see anything suspicious on the plate. Well even no oil anymore after cleaning the bike. However I didnt ride it too much. Just around the block. I didnt want to screw up the clutch...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2013, 03:52 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
One question more - if clutch is not slipping, is...

One question more - if clutch is not slipping, is it possible that I don't need to change pressure plate etc and only seals and screws should be changed?

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Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2013, 03:15 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
Yes I agree - it is not good idea to reuse the...

Yes I agree - it is not good idea to reuse the bolts. It is for R1200GSA 2007
Do I really need to mess up with the felt ring and output cylinder?

The list would be:

Qty Name Part# Unit price...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2013, 07:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
I did... but couldnt find Slave, Felt Seal, and...

I did... but couldnt find Slave, Felt Seal, and Counter Balance seals. Btw - should I add them to the List 1 ?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2013, 06:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
I have wunderlich shocks. Unfortunately the oil...

I have wunderlich shocks. Unfortunately the oil is too clear to be an engine oil and there is no clear leak from plugs. It seems to be from underneath of gearbox where it joins the engine. I am not...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,112
Posted By alexgg
Clutch change

G'day. Today I noticed traces of oil at the rear bottom of bike. Havent had it before. Cleaned but didnt have enough ride to figure out the source. The clucth is not slipping yet. However, taking...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2013, 03:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,055
Posted By alexgg
Well... you know Oz... she was attacked by pack...

Well... you know Oz... she was attacked by pack of wild kangaroos :D but on serious side - nothing spectacular , just gentle slide when 4x4 decided to cut the corner on my side of the trail....
...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-07-2013, 11:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,055
Posted By alexgg
I decided just to post update coz some people...

I decided just to post update coz some people said they never have heard about it. There is a picture of damaged fork tube and indeed it was leaking from the space between tube and screw base. Note...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2013, 05:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
Never tried. There are always shops in 5 minutes...

Never tried. There are always shops in 5 minutes driving.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2013, 04:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
Well I never ride in the snow :) Our temperatures...

Well I never ride in the snow :) Our temperatures hardly get below 0 but can rise up to 45 celsius during summer. Speaking about availability - Castrol is the most popular, Valvoline , Shell and less...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2013, 03:58 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
Well, as a bottom line - does it mean that diesel...

Well, as a bottom line - does it mean that diesel oil 15W50 or 20W50 is the best solution for -10 to 50 degrees weather?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2013, 11:27 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
No, there is no language issues here. I was...

No, there is no language issues here. I was surprised that diesel oil generally refers to low rev engines. Car engines, in general, have low revs comparing to motorbike engines. Although of similar...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
well... old... - there are two generations of...

well... old... - there are two generations of bikes since 2007 . Certainly there are more improvements in oils etc. As it was mentioned before new standards came out as well that can supersede old...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,249
Posted By alexgg
Interesting... specially diesel oil. Didn't...

Interesting... specially diesel oil. Didn't expect. Why diesel?
I am pretty sure that till 10k BMW says to use mineral oil. I used it since then.
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