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Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 05:01 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 303,222
Posted By whittrated03
Why is the exhaust on the wrong side?

Why is the exhaust on the wrong side?
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 04:35 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 303,222
Posted By whittrated03
Stretched timing chain or flat cam..

Stretched timing chain or flat cam..
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2013, 04:29 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 828
Posted By whittrated03
Try The Vintage Spoke

Try The Vintage Spoke
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2013, 04:21 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 693,213
Posted By whittrated03
I have a 1989 xt350 that I'm parting out....

I have a 1989 xt350 that I'm parting out. Everything is there EXCEPT front wheel and forks. You may email or text me for pics ......whittrated@yahoo.com. OR 254_708_4860,Phillip
Forum: Thumpers 11-02-2013, 11:38 AM
Replies: 4,867
Views: 693,213
Posted By whittrated03
Fork size?

What size forks r on my 89 xt 350?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-25-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 489
Posted By whittrated03
Full bore trail master long term report..

I was excited to try out the new Full Bore tire...especially since I've run the Shinko 705 many times. Supposedly, the FB is going to last a little longer and has a more open tread. . Long story...
Forum: Regional forums 04-26-2013, 07:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 639
Posted By whittrated03
Excellent Central Texas motorcycle mechanic

Hey there fellow ADV riders my name is Phillip Whitt. I would like to pass on some info that can benefit anybody that may ever need to get their motorcycle worked on. Im an avid rider ( 40-50k per...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-11-2013, 04:18 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,271
Posted By whittrated03
That's a great deal! You have a bike that can...

That's a great deal! You have a bike that can take you anywhere you need to go....kinda a JOAT , like the Strom'. Run good oil and tires and you'll get many good miles.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-01-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,547
Posted By whittrated03
2003-2005 Yamaha fz1 hands down. I rode one all...

2003-2005 Yamaha fz1 hands down. I rode one all over the nation. 100k on odo when i sold it for 4,000$
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-20-2012, 04:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,416
Posted By whittrated03
V strom vs Africa Twin

I own a 650 Strom and out of the 26 motorcicles ive owned, the Wee is hands down the most dependable and flexible. Ive put 75k, 50k of that being dirt/gravel! Ive replaced only normal wear items...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-05-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,273
Posted By whittrated03
2004 with 67,000. No problems except tires and...

2004 with 67,000. No problems except tires and chain/sprockets. Oh...I did replace wheel bearings with sealed units.
Forum: Vendors 06-06-2012, 05:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,216
Posted By whittrated03
I assume that you have a 800cc kit in your 650?

I assume that you have a 800cc kit in your 650?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-06-2012, 03:19 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,902
Posted By whittrated03
Same thing happend to me on my Strom with a an...

Same thing happend to me on my Strom with a an Anakee2(new tire) I plugged it out on the trail and since the tire was practicaly new, I ran the plug for another 6k miles. Before every ride, I...
Forum: Hacks 06-03-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 2,880
Views: 493,614
Posted By whittrated03
I have a friemd that has late model orange Ural...

I have a friemd that has late model orange Ural and a V Strom. The Ural is almost always taken aprt or at the dealer gettting warranty work done. So, he rides the Strom 99% of the time. I think...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-30-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,331
Posted By whittrated03
I love my 04' V-Strom 650. I ride single track...

I love my 04' V-Strom 650. I ride single track weekly, commute daily, take cross country trips two-up annualy. It does everything I need it to do and I have accumilated 62k on the odometer. I have...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-30-2012, 04:12 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
+1

+1
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-27-2012, 04:34 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
LOL! You guys are funny. Especially the one...

LOL! You guys are funny. Especially the one from waaaay up in Mass.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-26-2012, 05:12 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
VERY boring in stock form. After $2500 in...

VERY boring in stock form. After $2500 in farkles these bikes are not boring AND I am willing to bet almost anyone( excluding the guys racing AMA superbikes) that I will stuff your asses in the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-26-2012, 04:45 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
50-60k might be considered alot of miles by a BMW...

50-60k might be considered alot of miles by a BMW owner but at 50k, Im still running the factory chain. High mileage for a Strom is over 80k. And..I will have to agree on the "premium product"...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2012, 04:33 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
Oh..and I ride with a couple of patched up GSAs! ...

Oh..and I ride with a couple of patched up GSAs! I see this in the flesh.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2012, 03:49 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 10,333
Posted By whittrated03
BMW GSA = a giant $ hole!

For some reason I have been lurking in the " How many miles are on your GSA thread..". These bikes...Most with over 15k miles already have a longnlist of repairs that has been done due to part...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-23-2012, 05:31 AM
Replies: 9,304
Views: 3,689,475
Posted By whittrated03
That is one ugly ass bike!! Im sorry

That is one ugly ass bike!! Im sorry
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 04-23-2012, 04:45 AM
Replies: 442
Views: 110,057
Posted By whittrated03
Is the bottom pic a Honda CB450 Black Bomber?

Is the bottom pic a Honda CB450 Black Bomber?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-21-2012, 05:34 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 23,273
Posted By whittrated03
+1. Me too.

+1. Me too.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2012, 05:21 AM
Replies: 545
Views: 132,740
Posted By whittrated03
I want that biuke in my garage. IMO, theres...

I want that biuke in my garage. IMO, theres nothing better than and old Honda. I love all vintage Japanese bikes but there's something about them old Hondas...especially 1955-68 models
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,946
Posted By whittrated03
I bet some sort of corrosive spray would work. ...

I bet some sort of corrosive spray would work. Painting the correct way will work and last forever but it has to be done the right way with right materials. I feel ya, it sux having rusting...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2012, 04:52 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,946
Posted By whittrated03
A very easy way to improve rear braking is to put...

A very easy way to improve rear braking is to put another caliper under the one that is on there. I found a company that makes the bracket and lines. it just bolts on. I believe it came from a...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2012, 04:48 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,946
Posted By whittrated03
Wheres the rest of the bike? I love the whites!

Wheres the rest of the bike? I love the whites!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-20-2012, 04:44 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,946
Posted By whittrated03
Better getcha sum dem der crasher bars and a...

Better getcha sum dem der crasher bars and a skidding plate...It will protect that beautiful baby. Congrats! This will be the best bike you ever own.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-19-2012, 05:23 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 11,474
Posted By whittrated03
BMW adv riders usually wont talk tio me because...

BMW adv riders usually wont talk tio me because im on $4k Strom. My favorite thing to do is stuff them in the corners or do a balance wheelie past them on the first straight rode. I turn both lips up...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-18-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 386
Posted By whittrated03
HELP!! Right blinkers only on 04 Wee Strom

I have only right side turn signals now. When im riding and hitting bumps, the left side will flicker and try to come on. I checked the relay, I opened up the switch and all contacts are good and the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-10-2012, 05:19 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 68,155
Posted By whittrated03
The Gen 1 Stroms are still going so strong that...

The Gen 1 Stroms are still going so strong that it will take a while before there are thousands and thousands of new owners posting pics. For me, I absolutely love the Gen2 Strom but my Gen1 works so...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-10-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 220
Views: 68,155
Posted By whittrated03
That is a beautiful bike my fellow Strommer! ...

That is a beautiful bike my fellow Strommer! Put some Michelin Anakee2 tires on it and it will be even better..no matter where you go,
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-10-2012, 04:55 AM
Replies: 1,809
Views: 488,730
Posted By whittrated03
what are the specs on the Honda XL1000V? what...

what are the specs on the Honda XL1000V? what degree v-twin.(60,45 90) Hp, Torque.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-10-2012, 04:30 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,652
Posted By whittrated03
I would give my friends right testicle for that...

I would give my friends right testicle for that bike!
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-10-2012, 04:29 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 10,652
Posted By whittrated03
I have put 4 chain/sprocket sets onmy V-Strom...

I have put 4 chain/sprocket sets onmy V-Strom from the sand and rocks fucking things up. A shaft is the only way to go on a legit adv bike. Some say the 650 Strom isn't a real adv bike. A shaft...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2012, 05:44 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 19,512
Posted By whittrated03
You did right! The bike makes Beemers look...

You did right! The bike makes Beemers look unreliable, over priced and fiscally dumb. I have put 60k on my 650 Strom and when it hits 150k miles, I will then by a 2012 white 650 Strom like yours. ...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2012, 04:57 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,439
Posted By whittrated03
A Ural with a sidecar. TRhats what I want anyway...

A Ural with a sidecar. TRhats what I want anyway for taking fishing/camping trips
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-14-2012, 04:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,235
Posted By whittrated03
If you havent seen "Festivel Express"...see it!!...

If you havent seen "Festivel Express"...see it!! Its some of my favorite video footage of Jerry, Janice and a few others. I watch it annualy for motivation.:evil Im 31 years old so Im poroly the...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-13-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,235
Posted By whittrated03
Waco Yamaha has 1 Tenere 1200

Here in Waco, Tx our local Yamaha shop has had a 2012 Yamaha super Tenere on the floor for months now. The owner does zero marketing/advertising. The bike is the black/red color scheme with 2...
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