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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan Yesterday, 05:32 AM
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Posted By rotorhead511
It's a 130/80. I think Kenda makes it in a 150...

It's a 130/80. I think Kenda makes it in a 150 also but I don't think I need that kind of width on this bike.

Will follow up with a mounted pic.

R_Rick, I've read 3-5k for mileage. I should...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 07-02-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Next Mods, well maybe not a mod but needed...

Next Mods, well maybe not a mod but needed replacements.

http://i1052.photobucket.com/albums/s444/rotorhead511/IMG_1524_zpsggbcsxlz.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-20-2015, 02:50 AM
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Posted By rotorhead511
Thanks

Thanks
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-19-2015, 11:41 AM
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Posted By rotorhead511
Are TA rims tube or tubeless? My current tire...

Are TA rims tube or tubeless? My current tire states tubeless but also "if mounting to a tube type rim use a tube".

Thanks
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-13-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Everything is tight. My experience with sand and...

Everything is tight. My experience with sand and my dirt bikes has me thinking the TA would benefit from a stabilizer. There is a lot of sand around me and stabilizers slow the steering and help...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 06-13-2015, 09:10 AM
Replies: 18,033
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Posted By rotorhead511
Stabilizer.

Anyone ever put a steering stabilizer on their TA? We have lots of sand in my area and the bars like to bang the tank trying to get through it.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-09-2015, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3,164
Views: 205,205
Posted By rotorhead511
Sorry for the delay. New Tag

In keeping with the campground theme.

http://i1052.photobucket.com/albums/s444/rotorhead511/IMG_1498_zpsrtfzb4ui.jpg...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-08-2015, 05:17 PM
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Views: 205,205
Posted By rotorhead511
Grab

Got the grab. Will post a new tag in the morning if that works.



http://i1052.photobucket.com/albums/s444/rotorhead511/IMG_1495_zps8xbzaddv.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-18-2015, 04:44 PM
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Posted By rotorhead511
Less buffeting and comfort.

Less buffeting and comfort.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-17-2015, 12:58 PM
Replies: 18,033
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Posted By rotorhead511
Need some advise.

I want to change my windshield and would like some opinions on height, clear vs smoke and if I should try to get something with an adjustable deflector.

I'm about to place an order and don't want...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 3,164
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Posted By rotorhead511
That was quick! Nicely done.

That was quick! Nicely done.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 01:24 PM
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Posted By rotorhead511
:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 10:36 AM
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Posted By rotorhead511
New Tag

http://i1052.photobucket.com/albums/s444/rotorhead511/3B453DFF-8410-4CE6-88D5-27C7714DC790_zpsekrxsieg.jpg...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-15-2015, 10:34 AM
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Views: 205,205
Posted By rotorhead511
Grab

http://i1052.photobucket.com/albums/s444/rotorhead511/8778D008-8C17-4545-8F4E-513830E1EE75_zpseetkuvto.jpg
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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-14-2015, 03:21 PM
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Posted By rotorhead511
I can work with that. Thanks

I can work with that. Thanks
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-14-2015, 01:46 PM
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Posted By rotorhead511
Hint

Google Earth sent me to Istanbul to find 124 Rebel Rouser.

Can I get a hint?
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-13-2015, 03:56 PM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Can I get dibs when you find a DR? Gimmee will...

Can I get dibs when you find a DR? Gimmee will store it for me until I can pick it up. Miss all you PAR guys.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-08-2015, 02:09 PM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Great info, I'll order the inserts and new...

Great info, I'll order the inserts and new screws. I just got finished JD welding another tab on a side cover so this will add to the collection.

I don't think anything was drilled, PO just...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-08-2015, 09:05 AM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Need some help

Can anyone tell me the correct way the plastic panels by the instrument cluster attach. On dis-assembly I found the previous owner attached them with large screws. Pics below are what I have to work...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-13-2015, 09:13 AM
Replies: 18,033
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Posted By rotorhead511
Tough spark plugs done

Received my OEM spark plug wrench yesterday.

Finished replace the last two plugs. They looked pretty good. Gonna have to say they've been changed.

Valves are good, coolant exchanged and oil...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-05-2015, 03:13 AM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Thanks all. Found an OEM tool online....

Thanks all.

Found an OEM tool online. Waiting on the valve adjustment wrench as well. I drained the coolant to change it and may just remove the radiators to check the valves and get to the front...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-04-2015, 11:05 AM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
Spark Plug ??

I was replacing a valve cover gasket on my '89 when I figured I would knock out some routine maintenance while I had it apart.

Well, I can't seem to get a socket into the exhaust spark plug port. ...
Forum: Thumpers 12-29-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 9,955
Views: 2,078,610
Posted By rotorhead511
Never heard of it, I say run as fast as you can...

Never heard of it, I say run as fast as you can from that "mechanic". I don't have a '15 but I run the recommended viscosity in my '12 450 for 3500 miles now. All good.
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2014, 01:54 PM
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Views: 2,078,610
Posted By rotorhead511
I think you've got other issues. Third sets of...

I think you've got other issues. Third sets of plates in 80hrs is extremely excessive. I've got 150hrs on my original clutch and I bet there are plenty of folks well above the 150hr mark with...
Forum: Trials 12-17-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 895
Posted By rotorhead511
Nwcycle, thanks man. Bike is in my signature so I...

Nwcycle, thanks man. Bike is in my signature so I tend to forget it. Was looking for the thread because I've got some vibes after install and remember reading about it.

Motobene, that's the...
Forum: Trials 12-17-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 895
Posted By rotorhead511
Searched, failed to locate.

Hello,
I remember seeing someone post a step by step flywheel weight install. I tried searching the forum with no luck. Does anyone have it saved or know where it is? I thought I subscribed...
Forum: Trials 12-09-2014, 11:41 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 19,648
Posted By rotorhead511
Still enjoy seeing it get used Nuggets. Ride...

Still enjoy seeing it get used Nuggets. Ride on!:clap
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2014, 04:36 AM
Replies: 9,955
Views: 2,078,610
Posted By rotorhead511
+1

+1
Forum: Trials 11-26-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,734
Posted By rotorhead511
She Lives!!!

Rectifier came in today and I couldn't wait so I started working. Replaced the connector with the new waterproof one. Pulled one wire out at a time, cut the old spade connector off, stripped and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 11-24-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 18,033
Views: 5,660,418
Posted By rotorhead511
These might work. They have royal blue and black....

These might work. They have royal blue and black.



https://www.rockymountainatvmc.com/p/1037/26018/Daystar-Fork-Boots?v=1186
Forum: Thumpers 11-24-2014, 01:19 PM
Replies: 1,314
Views: 244,793
Posted By rotorhead511
Acerbis tank and oil issue.

Hello all,
Was doing a major clean up today and notice a couple issues. First, there was an excessive amount of oil coming from the vent hose on the top of the valve cover. By excessive I...
Forum: Trials 11-19-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,734
Posted By rotorhead511
Got the potting out and DAMN that stuff is tough....

Got the potting out and DAMN that stuff is tough. Can't see any issues or burned up electrics. Rectifier on inbound.
Forum: Trials 11-18-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 3,185
Views: 429,495
Posted By rotorhead511
They were still intact but were very flimsy and...

They were still intact but were very flimsy and flexible. One was not closing on the reed cage all the way. I could have inserted a thin feeler gauge between the reed and cage. The other was barely...
Forum: Trials 11-17-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 3,185
Views: 429,495
Posted By rotorhead511
Just the reeds, they are OEM. Tried to get...

Just the reeds, they are OEM. Tried to get Boyeson but they were out of stock. Didn't silicon the cage but installed a new gasket as well. Funny thing, there wasn't an old gasket to take off.
Forum: Trials 11-17-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 3,185
Views: 429,495
Posted By rotorhead511
I installed new reed valves. The 10yr old ones...

I installed new reed valves. The 10yr old ones were shoot. Go figure.
Forum: Trials 11-14-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,734
Posted By rotorhead511
Update

Thanks to a fellow trials enthusiast it seems my rectifier is bad. During a parts swap he noted my CDI produced a spark but the rectifier did not. I'm going to dig out the potting and see if I can...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 11-14-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 32,854
Views: 2,642,306
Posted By rotorhead511
His '04 250EXC. He sent his 530 off to get a...

His '04 250EXC. He sent his 530 off to get a complete rebuild after our Michigan trip. He really likes the 2T weight but is trying to work on the power delivery. He's been working power valve...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 11-13-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 32,854
Views: 2,642,306
Posted By rotorhead511
Wish I could run HLC with you FF's. If you're...

Wish I could run HLC with you FF's. If you're interested in seeing what South Jersey Pines riding is like, check out my latest ride with MI. Ride safe and dress for the crash.
...
Forum: Trials 11-10-2014, 02:11 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,734
Posted By rotorhead511
Yup, I corrected myself and my misunderstanding...

Yup, I corrected myself and my misunderstanding of how the button works. I untwisted the wires and still got nuthin'.

Ducati made the ignition system on my '04 and you are correct about Kokosan. ...
Forum: Trials 11-07-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,734
Posted By rotorhead511
You funny guy! A most helpful inmate is...

You funny guy!

A most helpful inmate is hooking me up. I sent him my CDI and voltage regulator to test on his GasGas. Hopefully we can pinpoint the issue. If they check out ok, I'm going to...
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