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Forum: Australia 05-03-2014, 01:29 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Brake fluid.

Hey Mudguts,

You can go ahead and use that Dot 5.1 brake fluid as it is only a temperature rating. It will still be synthetic and will mix with your original brake fluid no dramas.

You are...
Forum: Australia 03-18-2014, 04:37 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,671
Posted By D-Rally
Nice coincidence

Just picked up a 2011 400EXC with literally 100k's to turn into my light weight adventure bike. So far mods are a Rekluse clutch, 24 litre Safari tank and an Arrow pipe. Next up is a set of racks,...
Forum: Australia 08-04-2013, 03:30 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 7,422
Posted By D-Rally
I'm in 7 to 8 bike shops everyday in my line of...

I'm in 7 to 8 bike shops everyday in my line of work. You get good and bad in every industry. In saying that If I had a dollar for every time I've heard the old chestnut "It wasn't like that when I...
Forum: Australia 08-04-2013, 03:23 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Power socket

Just trying to find a decent power socket to attach to the ACC1 outlet on my 690 Enduro. Anybody run anything decent and do you run it on the bars or mounted somewhere?
Forum: Australia 07-31-2013, 11:45 PM
Replies: 2,660
Views: 437,160
Posted By D-Rally
Thanks for the tip Ollie. Picked up a down Exped...

Thanks for the tip Ollie. Picked up a down Exped mat for less that half price with free freight. Talk about a good deal!!!
Forum: Australia 03-28-2013, 01:32 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Foam Air Filter

Any tips on oiling a Uni Filter for a 690? I'm assuming you oil the "inside" of the filter and then just squeeze it through?
Forum: Australia 03-01-2013, 03:50 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
Hey Scott, I'm in Gulgong too. Drop me a...

Hey Scott,

I'm in Gulgong too. Drop me a line if you are thinking of going for a ride. May be heading out for a quick one this Sunday arvo if the weather isn't too crappy. PM me if your keen.
...
Forum: Australia 02-19-2013, 02:24 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 3,329
Posted By D-Rally
Definitely keen with a bit of notice I can make...

Definitely keen with a bit of notice I can make an escape from the wife and kids for a day ride or overnighter.
Forum: Australia 02-13-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
tank

I guess I did Seth. Mainly because I bought the bike second hand and it didnt come with a manual. So do you have to turn the tap off every timeyou fill both tanks?
Forum: Australia 02-13-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
safari tank.

OK so afternoon before the first "big" ride on the 690 and I fill up the Safari tank and the standard tank.

Problem. The safari tank keeps feeding fuel up into the standard tank and pushing it...
Forum: Australia 02-12-2013, 12:46 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Hey Eags, what brand power port did you use and...

Hey Eags, what brand power port did you use and did you use acc1 or acc2?
Forum: Australia 02-11-2013, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Accessories

Looking at wiring a usb port into the accessories behind the headlight. Anyone done it before? Is it a big Job or is there any instructions online on how to do it?
Forum: Australia 01-31-2013, 03:12 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
Clutch

I've had the clutch go from very little feel to nothing at all (lever comes all the way in). Is this simply a matter of bleeding the clutch or another possible issue?
Forum: Australia 01-17-2013, 04:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,678
Posted By D-Rally
Did you buy a new rim or a complete wheel?

Did you buy a new rim or a complete wheel?
Forum: Australia 12-26-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 26,707
Posted By D-Rally
Hi Chris, welcome to the fold. I made the switch...

Hi Chris, welcome to the fold. I made the switch about 12 months ago from Trail to Adventure and haven't looked back. I've had a couple of bikes including a KTM 625, KTM 640 and now a 690. The 690 is...
Forum: Australia 12-20-2012, 02:23 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
Hill End

Evening Fellas.

Heading down to Sydney tomorrow on the bike. Heading off from Hill end I'm thinking Bridle Track or maybe Hillend to Sofala, Capertee Gardens of stone etc. Any suggestions on which...
Forum: Australia 12-04-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
I'll let KLEaner decide the location. I'm good...

I'll let KLEaner decide the location. I'm good for any night next week other than Monday and Thursday.
Forum: Australia 12-04-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
Sounds good Gents. I'm in Gulgong so here or...

Sounds good Gents. I'm in Gulgong so here or Mudgee will do. One night next week?
Forum: Australia 12-03-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,376
Posted By D-Rally
Try Ballards. They are still getting to grips...

Try Ballards. They are still getting to grips with online ordering (ballards.cc) but they are only a phone call away and service is quick and prices are good.
Forum: Australia 12-03-2012, 04:42 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
Thinking of a CW NSW ADV ride in the xmas new...

Thinking of a CW NSW ADV ride in the xmas new year period. Anyone keen for a day trip? I know its probably hard to find a starting point because everyone is so spread out. But if anyones keen pm me...
Forum: Australia 12-03-2012, 04:34 AM
Replies: 5,102
Views: 528,683
Posted By D-Rally
690 Set Up tips

Well gents after lurking in this thread for a while I thought I better put my toe in the water. I've just picked up a bog stock 2008 690E with just over 2000k on the clock from brand new. Other than...
Forum: Australia 11-27-2012, 01:03 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
That would be them. The guy who was out front was...

That would be them. The guy who was out front was telling me he almost cleaned up a V-Strom on the Bridle Track and put his hand up to say he was in the wrong. Heard there was 4WD's everywhere down...
Forum: Australia 11-26-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
NFHWU You didn't happen to have a close call...

NFHWU

You didn't happen to have a close call with a couple of trail bike riders on the Bridle Track on Sunday by any chance? Wasn't me by the way.
Forum: Australia 11-26-2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,387
Posted By D-Rally
Quad Squad

Ponkin,

You may want to check these guys out. They rode from Istanbul to Sydney on 3 x quads. The assumption being they rode through a fair amount of NSW to be able to achieve their goal. So it...
Forum: Australia 11-20-2012, 03:40 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
No, was trying to link Yarrabin Rd to Hill End to...

No, was trying to link Yarrabin Rd to Hill End to get onto the Bridal Track but it looks like I'lljust have to tar it.
Forum: Australia 11-19-2012, 11:09 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
A couple of weeks notice and Id be in for a ride....

A couple of weeks notice and Id be in for a ride. A bit like Ecks-Man with my free time as I have three kids under 4. but the wifes pretty good and I get out more than I should. Question for the...
Forum: Australia 11-18-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 10,790
Posted By D-Rally
Thanks for the bump NHSU. Didnt know this thread...

Thanks for the bump NHSU. Didnt know this thread existed. Have been over in the Mudgee area for about 12 months now and am keen to do some day rides or overnighters if there is anything happening.
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 4,125
Views: 672,109
Posted By D-Rally
Thanks Big Mike. Ive picked up a set of wheels...

Thanks Big Mike. Ive picked up a set of wheels from a friend and going to see if they fit over the weekend. They come with a 320mm disc so I just need the bracket. I'lll try and track one down.
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 4,125
Views: 672,109
Posted By D-Rally
TE630 Supermoto

Anyone know if some Motard wheels off a 2004 SMR450 will fit my 2011 Te630? If so where would i get a caliper carrier bracket to suit?

Thanks

Dave
Forum: Australia 08-08-2012, 03:02 AM
Replies: 1,469
Views: 146,258
Posted By D-Rally
hijack

Sorry to Hijack guys, but is there a seperate thread for the TE630? cant seem to find one.

Cheers Dave
Forum: Australia 07-17-2012, 05:20 AM
Replies: 4,574
Views: 430,685
Posted By D-Rally
Best Tyres for a 640 ADV

I'm running the new Pirelli Scorpion Rally on my 640 ADV. Ive only clocked up about 1000k's but so far they are great. Especially since I've done a but of Tarmac as well and the edge is barely gone...
Forum: Australia 06-25-2012, 04:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 569
Posted By D-Rally
Hey Guys, Just moved out here to. Been...

Hey Guys,

Just moved out here to. Been doing a fair amount of riding around Mebul, Goolma, Twelve Mile. Great riding for a big ADV bike. Drop me a PM of you guys want to go for a ride some time....
Forum: Australia 06-04-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 4,574
Views: 430,685
Posted By D-Rally
Headlight Protector

Anyone got a good source for a decent headlight protector for a 640 Adventure. Something that doesnt look like its wearing a pair of glasses.
Forum: Australia 03-20-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 4,941
Posted By D-Rally
Low K 640

There is a Super Low K (6100) 640 Adventure on ebay at the moment. Asking $11,000, probably a bit steep but try and find one somewhere else. Good Luck!
Forum: Australia 03-12-2012, 04:16 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,207
Posted By D-Rally
It's not a case of too much cash, I can set up a...

It's not a case of too much cash, I can set up a good slightly used 450X for about the same price as a new DR without the farkles.
Forum: Australia 03-12-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,207
Posted By D-Rally
Johnnie, your bike sounds what I'm thinking about...

Johnnie, your bike sounds what I'm thinking about doing. I was talking to Glen Hoffman the other day and he had two guys pick up bikes from his shop in Mittagong and ride them all the way back to WA...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2012, 02:46 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,207
Posted By D-Rally
Anyone converted a 450 to an ADV Bike?

Have been Weighing up a KTM 690 or TE630 as my new ADV bike. Then I got thinking that with a well set up 450 I may be able to have the best of both worlds.

Has anyone converted one and what are...
Forum: Australia 02-28-2012, 08:49 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,081
Posted By D-Rally
Its not looking good with this weather....

Its not looking good with this weather....
Forum: Australia 02-28-2012, 02:50 AM
Replies: 104
Views: 12,440
Posted By D-Rally
Ironically I just bought my first issue of TBAM...

Ironically I just bought my first issue of TBAM today Number 44. Looks like I'll be sticking to Trailzone. The Online world has changed my magazine purchasing and reading tremendously. I have the...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2012, 01:01 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,081
Posted By D-Rally
First time

Yeah we've entered a 4 "man" team. Well actually 3 blokes and one girl. A very fast girl in fact that will smoke us 3 no doubt. We' all on 250 fours strokes and two strokes. Looking forward to it....
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