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Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2014, 07:42 PM
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Posted By ADVBedouin
Thanks for that ER70S & RustyRocket, I went...

Thanks for that ER70S & RustyRocket, I went through the entire carb tonight, pulled all the jets, needle, slide, etc & while all looks good, those float o-rings have not been replaced & they looked...
Forum: Thumpers 06-10-2014, 11:18 PM
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Posted By ADVBedouin
Need BST40 troubleshoot advice

Hi gang, been a while & I'm needing some wisdom from the collective on why my carb isn't working lately on start-up. But once it's been run @ 40+ miles seems to works fine again.

Bike is an '05...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-02-2014, 09:58 PM
Replies: 4,170
Views: 1,868,672
Posted By ADVBedouin
Markus fuel tank

Many Thanks for the replies gents, & if it was 7 Bens for just the tank, then I'm thinkin 5 would be fair.

I was going to simply do a schrader valve fitting on the tank & use my Lezyne hand pump...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 10:19 PM
Replies: 4,170
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Posted By ADVBedouin
Going to list my Markus Gas Tank

Howdy gents,
I'll be listing my Markus underseat gas tank soon in Flea Market, but wanted to first give this crew notice, & I'm not sure what to ask for it?

I bought my HP2E used with the Markus...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2013, 10:13 AM
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Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Replace with Shorai Lithium ion battery?

Well my stock '05 DR650 Yuasa battery finally bit the dust..pretty impressive given its age, & that it rarely saw a trickle charger.

What's the consensus on the Shorai lio, & if positive, who's...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2013, 04:36 PM
Replies: 4,170
Views: 1,868,672
Posted By ADVBedouin
With much trepidation & anxiety, I closely...

With much trepidation & anxiety, I closely examined the rear hub bolt flanges of my HP2E and found....no cracks, nothing, nada....otoh, I only have @ 7K miles on the bike & it's more backroad blaster...
Forum: Thumpers 04-29-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
That's a great video Jay, glad to see you're doin...

That's a great video Jay, glad to see you're doin great & on the move again soon...safe travels to you!

[QUOTE=Jammin;21291423]April 29, 2013

Here's a video detailing why I chose the Suzuki...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 4,170
Views: 1,868,672
Posted By ADVBedouin
Very nice work GSMark ^^

Very nice work GSMark ^^
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2012, 03:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,258
Posted By ADVBedouin
Awesome news...Thank You Sir! Here's mine...6k...

Awesome news...Thank You Sir!
Here's mine...6k miles & mostly stock. I'm also looking for an Ohlins or Wilburs shock if anyone's got one? Cheers!
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2012, 04:52 PM
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Posted By ADVBedouin
Mine's still 100% stock & 6,000 mls...still lovin this bike!

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-NcDRi5j39mc/S9d0C_HWlvI/AAAAAAAAAVE/nhTiUpLZuJE/s640/Misc%2520048.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 11-28-2012, 03:18 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 142,247
Posted By ADVBedouin
Yo Grifter, good to see you on here still...I've...

Yo Grifter, good to see you on here still...I've not vsitied this thread until today. Question for you...has anyone made a composite engine gaurd (like KTM, Acerbis, Hyde, etc) for the DR650 yet??
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 680
Posted By ADVBedouin
It was definitely a recall item; Essentially the...

It was definitely a recall item; Essentially the lower triple clamp wasn't machined correctly & the sloppy clearance for the bearings make the audible noises you're hearing. I wasn't able to get the...
Forum: Thumpers 03-22-2012, 11:02 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Back Pain & DR650's

My back was sore after a couple 500 mile rides on my stock DR, so I did mods based on my old R100GSPD.

I did 800+ mile days comfortably on the GS's due to the seating position. The pegs are...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2012, 10:32 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Damn you Goodcat, you're always making me jealous...

Damn you Goodcat, you're always making me jealous of your black 17-19 rig.
Question; if you get a chance could you measure the cross-width of your front TKC80? I'm curious how much wider/more...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2012, 10:26 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
IMS Tank vs; Acerbis

...just some thoughts about the single petcock IMS vs; Acerbis with dual(?) petcocks...

My natural color IMS expanded to 5.2 gal as early as it's third fill-up, so it's not much less capacity...
Forum: Thumpers 03-16-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
I can't recommend the Laminar B-King screen...

I can't recommend the Laminar B-King screen enough...it works great for me at all speeds, even at 90mph & is designed very well. You can expect to have to hard mount it & ask for the 4 free nylon...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,025
Posted By ADVBedouin
I put the DDM HID in my '05 DR650 a few weeks ago...

I put the DDM HID in my '05 DR650 a few weeks ago but still haven't riddden it at night. The components are excellent & very small, & install all went very well, super easy. Search the DR650 forum &...
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2012, 09:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 795
Posted By ADVBedouin
If you're comfortable peeling off your seat cover...

If you're comfortable peeling off your seat cover again & reusing/reinserting your staples with pliers(not hard), you could glue on two 1" thick slabs of seat foam from an upholstery shop. Just glue...
Forum: Thumpers 02-29-2012, 04:36 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
That's smart Bkoz, I found that those 3m...

That's smart Bkoz, I found that those 3m adhesives don't keep that screen stuck to the DR's vinyl headlight nacelle. I think they'd stick to a painted surface, but they didn't stay stuck on mine in...
Forum: Thumpers 02-29-2012, 04:25 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 34,552
Posted By ADVBedouin
I got the same setup as Grifter, 4500 bulb tho,...

I got the same setup as Grifter, 4500 bulb tho, but I plugged mine in the same way he did;

HID is on low beam, & switching to high beam turns it off. It's nice to have the blue highbeam...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2012, 10:25 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
DRZ400S vs; DR650SE

Cycleman, not sure what your primary riding will be; mostly onroad or offroad?

If you mainly want a street legal dirtbike for offroading, but will do 100+ mi tarmac sections getting there, then...
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2012, 03:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,162
Posted By ADVBedouin
Hi THB, This may not help you much in AZ, but...

Hi THB, This may not help you much in AZ, but after five minutes on a DR I knew I would be happy on one...they're just that competent at everything.
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 524
Views: 153,596
Posted By ADVBedouin
These 30/40's are some of my favorite bags made,...

These 30/40's are some of my favorite bags made, are you using them with DR650-specific HB racks too?
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2012, 04:48 PM
Replies: 95,992
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Posted By ADVBedouin
Good call & thanks, I've not tried a 155 MJ yet....

Good call & thanks, I've not tried a 155 MJ yet. need to finally order a front SS brake line from you too.
Forum: Thumpers 02-15-2012, 10:46 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Dynojet jetting question..

Wondering if any guru's (Procycle?) have a BST40 main jet & needle setting opinion..I'm currently:

'05 DR650 (6k miles), FMF Q4 slip-on, K&N airfilter, airbox top cut per Procycle diagram, stock...
Forum: Thumpers 02-13-2012, 04:11 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 19,573
Posted By ADVBedouin
Here's an updated pic from MCN with a high...

Here's an updated pic from MCN with a high fender;

http://www.motorcyclenews.com/upload/287034/images/Husqvarna-Baja-Concept.jpg
Forum: Beasts 02-10-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,953
Posted By ADVBedouin
And you could paint that orange a different color...

And you could paint that orange a different color too..
Forum: Thumpers 02-10-2012, 01:42 PM
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Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Sage advice from Procycle...indeed a narrower 130...

Sage advice from Procycle...indeed a narrower 130 TKC80 should weigh less & less rotational mass=quicker acceleration. I also tried a TKC80 140/17 rear (on a 2.5" Behr tubeless rim) & didn't like...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2012, 11:16 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 9,936
Posted By ADVBedouin
Travelin light... & a Bags connection/quick...

Travelin light... & a Bags connection/quick release City bag & is all I use for multi-day rides.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 340
Views: 138,901
Posted By ADVBedouin
HP2 Enduro & Vstrom windscreen

Excellent thread, love the idea of using a plastic cutting-board pad for the sidestand feet. Brilliant.

So here's a Vstrom windscreen mounted to my HP2E with 4 small pieces of 90 deg aluminum...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,609
Posted By ADVBedouin
Honestly, I don't think you could choose a better...

Honestly, I don't think you could choose a better bike than the DR, inexpensive to buy, own, insure, & maintain. Multiple customization & fitment options through an extensive aftermarket, good (but...
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 179
Views: 129,602
Posted By ADVBedouin
I haven't tried the Screen for bikes, but after...

I haven't tried the Screen for bikes, but after returning a crappy Cee Bailey's screen, I chose the Laminar mainly due to simplicity, light weight, price & Levity's earlier review.

I couldn't be...
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2012, 03:20 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
No surprise there...ethanol in gas here (CA.)...

No surprise there...ethanol in gas here (CA.) destroys the rubber o-rings & clogs the jets in my lawnmower carb. Now I turn off my bike's manual fuel petcocks well before shutdown, to the point where...
Forum: Thumpers 02-08-2012, 10:00 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Jammin Jay!! Great to see you'll soon be on the...

Jammin Jay!! Great to see you'll soon be on the move again with repaired sparkplug threads. Keep up the great work & global touring...and please don't let another unskilled mechanic touch your bike ;)
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 23,525
Posted By ADVBedouin
I tried on about 10 different suits, some were...

I tried on about 10 different suits, some were just crap, others were overbuilt, & settled for the Dainese Pressure suit; Dainese fit & finish is superb & I didn't find a suit with a better fit...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
..and I still dig the gold-ano forks w/ fork...

..and I still dig the gold-ano forks w/ fork boots, the 17" & 21" wheels, the old-school analog speedo.. And when it's time to get busy on a back road, the DR is still my choice over heavier, more...
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
2012 dr650

-Just want to say I'm happy they've not changed anything on the '12 DR650 except grey paint. No fuel-injection, liquid cooling, ABS, linked brakes, 3-spoke cast wheels, dual-exhaust, O2 sensors, etc....
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2012, 03:13 PM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
Don't give up on it yet, but do check the valves....

Don't give up on it yet, but do check the valves. These DR650's are really good once you get them set up for your style. I carefully go through every bike I buy, new or used, & look for issues....
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 95,992
Views: 18,078,545
Posted By ADVBedouin
IMS Gas Tank

FYI -my 2 yr. old natural color IMS now holds 5.2 gal & did so within the first few fill ups, without any heating/expanding done to it besides being full on hot days. I also removed that black...
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2012, 11:30 AM
Replies: 1,418
Views: 295,001
Posted By ADVBedouin
2005 DR650se

Not sure if I posted this yet but here she is;

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-LWWwV0Iri_k/TEh4FPK4o5I/AAAAAAAAAY0/l7kD7rlTlWE/s720/Misc%252520003.jpg

TKC80's 130/17 & 90/21, IMS 5.2, FMF...
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