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Forum: Vendors 11-16-2013, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,639
Posted By rmcelroy
will this fit on a 12/13 690 enduro? if so,...

will this fit on a 12/13 690 enduro?

if so, can you post some updated pics? the ones you posted with the original post appear to be broken...

thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By rmcelroy
True, but those wheels cost about 200 bucks more....

True, but those wheels cost about 200 bucks more. :cry
Forum: Thumpers 04-25-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By rmcelroy
on cheapcycleparts I could currently pick up the...

on cheapcycleparts I could currently pick up the complete front and rear as well as the tubes, bands, and a new sprocket for about 1150.

but I think what I may wind up doing is getting a warp 9...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By rmcelroy
thanks Albie. I was doing a little research...

thanks Albie.
I was doing a little research and I found this thread where they did mention purchaing OEM:

http://www.supermotojunkie.com/showthread.php?84183-08-690-E-convert

so maybe that...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2013, 02:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By rmcelroy
well, scratch that... apparently the brand of...

well, scratch that... apparently the brand of wheels I was looking at (warp 9) do not make a rear for the 690 enduro...

does anyone know of any other wheel manufacturers?

or can anyone tell...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,402
Posted By rmcelroy
just to update, I went ahead and picked up the...

just to update, I went ahead and picked up the 2013. It came into the dealer late last month. I snatched the first one they had.

I have well over 1000 miles on it now, and am lovin it.
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2013, 12:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 710
Posted By rmcelroy
690 tard coversion

anyone know if a speed healer/tuner will work on this bike? any recommendations?
thanks!
Forum: Thumpers 03-27-2013, 11:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,233
Posted By rmcelroy
yea, I have been checking out KTMtwins, and their...

yea, I have been checking out KTMtwins, and their selection looked pretty good. I was only a bit weary because they didnt have a year selection for parts. But you answered my main question, if the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-26-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,233
Posted By rmcelroy
Next parts question... It seems to be very...

Next parts question...

It seems to be very hard to find parts for the 2012/13 KTM. (or even the 11 for that matter) at some sites I have seen stuff for the 2010 and older. (would 2010 parts...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2013, 08:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,233
Posted By rmcelroy
gotcha. so I assume those holes that need to be...

gotcha. so I assume those holes that need to be drilled are the same that would be used for the hand grabs then?

what would you be looking to get for the mount/bag?

thanks for the info!
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,233
Posted By rmcelroy
2012/13 KTM 690 Enduro R parts question

I just picked up a 2013 Enduro R. One of the first things I noticed was that there was no place on the bike to store anything (no toolkit, no documents, nothin...) So I figured I may get a carrier...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,402
Posted By rmcelroy
well darn... I guess I must have misread...

well darn... I guess I must have misread whatever it was I was looking at. (or they were just misinformed)

so no changes at all then from 12 to 13 that we know of? (color scheme even?)

I was...
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2013, 10:45 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 9,402
Posted By rmcelroy
2013 KTM 690 Enduro R vs 2012

Does anyone know what all changes are being made ot the 2013 model?

I thought I found somewhere a while back that the 2013 was going to have a tach. (But I cannot find that source again...) I...
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
gotcha. yea, your earlier suggestions did get me...

gotcha. yea, your earlier suggestions did get me looking into the Husky TE bikes. If I did go the Husky route it would probably be the TE511 you mentioned. I will probably be test riding a 449...
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2012, 11:14 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
thanks pingvin! a lot of that is the sort of...

thanks pingvin!

a lot of that is the sort of info I have been trying to gauge. yea, it seems the more I research, the more I am becoming hooked on the 690 ER. I will probably wait until the...
Forum: Thumpers 12-28-2012, 05:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
is that the primary difference in price? a much...

is that the primary difference in price? a much lower quality engine would be a big deal... i have read on other sites that some people were having issues with the bikes just randomly stalling/back...
Forum: Thumpers 12-28-2012, 05:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
Yea, I was looking into used KTMs, but they are...

Yea, I was looking into used KTMs, but they are super rare/hard to find around here. (mid alabama). and most of the ones i have found that are close to what I am wanting are damn near the same...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
that was the plan. (road tracks) change out the...

that was the plan. (road tracks) change out the tires of course... and keep it on fairly small tracks. there is a small 1.4 mi track fairly close by that I think it would be great on.
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
yea, the TE511 also popped up on my radar... ...

yea, the TE511 also popped up on my radar...

one thing I didnt understand about that bike vs the 650 Terra is the price. It seems that in just about every aspect you would get more bike with the...
Forum: Thumpers 12-27-2012, 07:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,445
Posted By rmcelroy
Question dual sport comparison

Hey guys, I am looking for a bike that I can take almost anywhere (let's say 65% street, 20% track, 15%dirt). I would primarily just be doing weekend twisty riding/exploring. So I figured I would...
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