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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-24-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,750
Posted By rattis
Question The funny thing though , is that some bikes run...

The funny thing though , is that some bikes run great, where's the difference?
The ECU is the same, basic OEM maps the same etc etc.
My -10 is snatchier than my-07 :evil
And my -10 is a Eurobike...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-24-2015, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 313
Posted By rattis
Got one works well :clap

Got one works well :clap
Forum: Thumpers 05-24-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 25,757
Posted By rattis
Thumb Yowsa!!!

Sir, I take my hat off to you, amazing job with the workshop that you have.
I've recentli aquired an XChallenge myself, great little bike.
Terrible seat though.
Thanks for sharing your build, read...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-23-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,222
Posted By rattis
Sumi get a paypal account and post it here, I'm...

Sumi get a paypal account and post it here, I'm in for some bucks:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2015, 09:56 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,509
Posted By rattis
Davs!

Erling is good to see that you're back on the job and doing nice CF stuff again.
Every time I put on on my aluminium panniers I think about how heavy they are, thank Dog they don't use steel.
I saw...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,193
Posted By rattis
We've got commies in Europe too, the petro in...

We've got commies in Europe too, the petro in Sweden has 10% booze in it.
You can't even buy alcohol free petrol here:evil
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2015, 09:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,469
Posted By rattis
The GS is a dream to put on the center stand...

The GS is a dream to put on the center stand compared to a KTM 9x0 ADV.
Fully laden they're neigh on impossible to do on your own.
They amply compensate for this in other areas though:clap
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-22-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 837
Posted By rattis
The big question about coolants rises it's ugly...

The big question about coolants rises it's ugly head yet again.
-Coolant can not wear out!
- Anti freezes are additives to prevent the "real" coolant , water from freezing
they also have...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-22-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,974
Posted By rattis
Mine, a -07, overhetas in stop and go traffic...

Mine, a -07, overhetas in stop and go traffic when the ambient temp is around 30 C, the therostat has been checked, burped ad nauseam with no air coming out. I'd like to fit a second fan but have no...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-15-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 293
Posted By rattis
Question Seal

Hi are there any lternatives to the OEM ( made in Taiwan)balance
shaft seal?
I'd rather use something from SKF!
Or maybe the Chinese OEM is really an OEM.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-12-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By rattis
Did not loose them when I changed the filter,...

Did not loose them when I changed the filter, there must have been some other thing because I neve paid any attention to these before as the bike was running well.
Anyway they're now plugged,...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 01:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 7,629
Posted By rattis
Use som 7/8 inch copper as a drift and a hammer,...

Use som 7/8 inch copper as a drift and a hammer, I had both rear and front axels stuck on my, new to me, 2010.
The rear one needed some serious violence to part way with the bearings, emory cloth...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
Thumb Found out with the help of OC and it's helpful...

Found out with the help of OC and it's helpful members that I had lost both my EPC caps, or maybe the mice ate them.
Anyway now it's back to it's old self
They did chew on my ITG filter, I'll put...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By rattis
Some polymer sealant? Or tap it and a screw...

Some polymer sealant?
Or tap it and a screw with loctite?
The thing what baffles me is that both are gone!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 11:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By rattis
Sealed with what, a cap?

Sealed with what, a cap?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 11:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By rattis
Question On top of the black plastic thing that houses the...

On top of the black plastic thing that houses the membrane there are 2 10mm like connections that seem to be open, no caps nothing,
I sealed them of with some tape and now the slides moved, have the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-11-2015, 10:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 433
Posted By rattis
Cry Low on carbs

My hitherto sprightly SE lost it's ompf a week or so back, it'll idle and runs on both cylinders and with a bit of nursing will go up to 50 mph.
Twisting the throttle mearly makes it stumble so to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-09-2015, 08:25 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 5,750
Posted By rattis
My first bike was a BMW 75/5, reliable and good...

My first bike was a BMW 75/5, reliable and good at the time.
A long hiatus with kids and wife then I got a super deal on a HD that used to contaminate the environment with assorted bolts and what...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-08-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
Try to get it really hot and the shock cool it...

Try to get it really hot and the shock cool it with water a couple of times and also try the 50 50 mixture of ATf and acetone as a penetrating oil,
Good luck!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-07-2015, 07:39 AM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
Thumb Got a super deal at my dealer , two Givi top...

Got a super deal at my dealer , two Givi top boxes, brand new, for 55 bucks.:freakyNow I can leave my helmet by the bike or take some coffee with me.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-02-2015, 06:21 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By rattis
Is there anyway of checking the coil or do I just...

Is there anyway of checking the coil or do I just switch places?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-02-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By rattis
Hi 200 miles ago jet change, valve service,...

Hi
200 miles ago jet change, valve service, installation of ITG filter and new plugs and a Dr Beans fuel pump thingy.
Just a wee bit of gravel roads after that.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 859
Posted By rattis
maybe hard to find in the outback:evil

maybe hard to find in the outback:evil
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 05-01-2015, 06:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By rattis
Powerless

My 950 SER has lst it's power, twisting the throttle gives an asthmatic power output, gone is the mad powerand the howling from my ITG filter.
Twisting the throttle slowly will make it go about...
Forum: Thumpers 04-27-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 8,104
Views: 1,310,629
Posted By rattis
400 Euros and change is not up DIY alley:evil

400 Euros and change is not up DIY alley:evil
Forum: Thumpers 04-26-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 8,104
Views: 1,310,629
Posted By rattis
Hi just tried out my ,new to me, XC and was quite...

Hi just tried out my ,new to me, XC and was quite impressed, what a difference from the GSA'tis like a moped:rofl
I want to mount a rally fairing from Lithuania and would be most pleased if someone...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-22-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
Nice way of lowering you pegs :rofl

Nice way of lowering you pegs :rofl
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-18-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 439
Posted By rattis
Maybe a new disciple

Some bastard stole my sons BMW 1150 GSA the other day so now he's immobile at least when it comes to two wheels.
Being a generous dad I leant him my 950 SER and we went hunting for gravel, being...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-18-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,033
Posted By rattis
Have fun!:D

Have fun!:D
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-16-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
KTM touring screen installed

KTM touring screen installed
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-15-2015, 11:23 AM
Replies: 1
Gpr
Views: 352
Posted By rattis
Gpr

My, new to me 990 has GPR silencers who do not silence enough acording to my ears, is there any dB-killer that would fit?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-15-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 581
Posted By rattis
Should the stepper motor be FUBAR, KTM does not...

Should the stepper motor be FUBAR, KTM does not have as a spare part but Triumph does.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-14-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 581
Posted By rattis
Ramona

You're not that far from All American KTM in Ramona, they'll sort you ouy in no time flat.
Very nice and competent.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-13-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,992
Posted By rattis
A 950 SER is way cooler than cool!

A 950 SER is way cooler than cool!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-13-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,025
Posted By rattis
2010 mm, I can flat foot just about anything:rofl

2010 mm, I can flat foot just about anything:rofl
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-11-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 448
Posted By rattis
Question Scrooge

Having too many bikes I cannot buy all and every farkle for all of them, I'd like to make my own side stand relocator.
Has anyone fabbed his/ her own and have a little drawing of it.
I have access...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-09-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By rattis
Question Lazy

How do I adjust my gear lever, is it on splines or what?
Lowered my pegs 25 mm and now it's up in the air, makes for shoddy gear changes, but relaxed knees.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-08-2015, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,673
Posted By rattis
Laugh Incompetence

If, by taken of the secondary butterflies, you would gain untold quantities of extra horse powers I think that the engineers in Mattighofen would have bought throttle bodies without said flies. They...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-07-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 12,110
Views: 2,677,084
Posted By rattis
Lowered my pegs, yummy for my effed up knees:clap

Lowered my pegs, yummy for my effed up knees:clap
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-06-2015, 12:00 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,572
Posted By rattis
Talking That's nice, life time warranty, so when they're...

That's nice, life time warranty, so when they're shot/ dead the warranty expires:rofl
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