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Forum: Trials Yesterday, 09:38 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 122
Posted By swamp
Question gas gas txt pro ... no spark ?

the other day i wanted to take the gas gas out for a spin and it refused to start. it was running fine a week ago, now it has no spark.

i changed the plug and made sure that the plug cap was...
Forum: Ride reports Yesterday, 09:34 AM
Replies: 242
Views: 45,666
Posted By swamp
great route you are doing. i've been reading...

great route you are doing.
i've been reading your report on wordpress. less clutter.
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 10:08 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
... well, shit. it appears as though I've spent...

... well, shit. it appears as though I've spent $80 too much. :hmmmmm
Forum: Americas 03-28-2015, 05:05 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,225
Posted By swamp
:lol3 did the same thing. this is such a...

:lol3 did the same thing.

this is such a great route. I would like to do it again at some point.
Forum: Thumpers 03-28-2015, 04:33 AM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
my xchallenge nearly stranded me yesterday......

my xchallenge nearly stranded me yesterday... nearly. it died just outside of my workshop.

electrical problem.

one of the wires in the ignition switch had come apart/ un-soldered....
Forum: Americas 03-25-2015, 07:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 13,225
Posted By swamp
Ha! I remember that muddy ass new mexico road...

Ha! I remember that muddy ass new mexico road too. that shit went on and on forever. busted my ass on it a number of times. it was like riding on top of a massive chocolate cake.
...
Forum: Thumpers 03-24-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,467
Posted By swamp
you would have to be David fuckn' Copperfield to...

you would have to be David fuckn' Copperfield to tune a kwak into a beta ...:D
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 06:19 PM
Replies: 5,739
Views: 1,206,773
Posted By swamp
I have the xmoto seat on my bike. its probably...

I have the xmoto seat on my bike. its probably all that you will need to do. I'm 5'9 and the seat height is now sufficient in all conditions. also, if you put your balls closer to the handle bars...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
has anyone in here ever sent their forks off to...

has anyone in here ever sent their forks off to House of Horsepower ?
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2015, 06:09 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
Thumb .. I agree. . who's in charge around here anyways...

.. I agree. . who's in charge around here anyways ? :huh

also, seeing that picture of the inside of the instrument cluster reminded me of something. There are a few parts on these bikes that...
Forum: Thumpers 03-10-2015, 07:33 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,467
Posted By swamp
Thumb two stroke, lightweight, short wheelbase,...

two stroke, lightweight, short wheelbase, electronic oil injection, electric start, sweet ass torque curve, low center of gravity, 43mm fork, dedicated shock, plenty of ground clearance, not a ktm.....
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2015, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
you could just remove all the stock plastic and...

you could just remove all the stock plastic and screw the tag into whats left. I've done my bike that way and it looks like it was meant to be that way. I bent a crease in the upper portion of the...
Forum: Day Trippin' 03-09-2015, 08:26 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 5,703
Posted By swamp
This ride is on my to do list (its been on that...

This ride is on my to do list (its been on that list for a few years now..)
The BRT looks like a very fun route to me. I've done the CDR but something tells me that the BRT is probably a better,...
Forum: Thumpers 02-11-2015, 05:21 AM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
i need to check and possibly adjust the valves...

i need to check and possibly adjust the valves sometime soon .
what special tools will be needed?
Forum: Vendors 01-28-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 146
Views: 10,546
Posted By swamp
... body bag, personal floatation device, giant...

... body bag, personal floatation device, giant gas can, keg cooler. the possibilities are endless. good one guys.

oh, and why in the hell does that BMW have a KTM sticker on it ?
Forum: Ride reports 01-28-2015, 01:40 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,570
Posted By swamp
Thumb really enjoyed the ride report. great writing and...

really enjoyed the ride report. great writing and good photo choices.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-11-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,671
Views: 192,522
Posted By swamp
Question i just checked the first page again. distribution...

i just checked the first page again. distribution is still on hold.
has anyone ridden the trail from south to north ? who? how long does it take? are 200 mile days possible on most sections (if...
Forum: Ride reports 01-11-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 53,255
Posted By swamp
i think he forgot again :lol3

i think he forgot again :lol3
Forum: Thumpers 01-11-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
i think the 2 spark is there for cleaner burn. ...

i think the 2 spark is there for cleaner burn.

how would getting the plug wires mixed up damage the engine ?
Forum: Thumpers 01-01-2015, 04:36 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,838
Posted By swamp
.. ya, i read the same in one of those magazines.

.. ya, i read the same in one of those magazines.
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 13,467
Posted By swamp
Thumb sweet bike

sweet bike
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
Question did you replace the shift shaft as well ? or...

did you replace the shift shaft as well ?
or did you just swap all the stock parts over into the new cover ?
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2014, 07:27 AM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
Question Gas cap ?

Who was the guy that was in the process of making a replacement gas cap ?

are they ready yet ? :ear
Forum: Thumpers 10-21-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
i sanded/painted mine. takes some time

i sanded/painted mine. takes some time
Forum: Thumpers 10-16-2014, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
so, i've given up on attempting to perform...

so, i've given up on attempting to perform "clean" oil changes on my x-challenge. before the x-challenge i had a Sertao with a yz fork conversion on it (which was confiscated by the ecuadorian...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 338
Views: 119,400
Posted By swamp
bad ass ride report. camping = makes it better

bad ass ride report.
camping = makes it better
Forum: Thumpers 10-08-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
those are excellent . I have them on all my...

those are excellent . I have them on all my bikes . i didn't see them listed for the xchallenge on their site or else I would have put one on it .

he may have had it special made .. supersprocks...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 9,617
Posted By swamp
In. :1drink

In. :1drink
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,718
Posted By swamp
i've been wanting to see a good report on this...

i've been wanting to see a good report on this country. there have been a few, but none of them very interesting. hope you plan on getting dirty.
Forum: Ride reports 09-29-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 246
Views: 38,345
Posted By swamp
if you head through Birmingham Alabama, give me a...

if you head through Birmingham Alabama, give me a heads up .
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 05:54 PM
Replies: 7,784
Views: 1,243,874
Posted By swamp
sometimes the bike will be in neutral but the...

sometimes the bike will be in neutral but the light just doesnt come on. end of story.

my bike does that. it'll be in neutral but the light doesnt know it is. as long as you can feel it go into...
Forum: Ride reports 09-07-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 95,403
Posted By swamp
screw the tool kit. all you need is a pocket...

screw the tool kit. all you need is a pocket knife and whatever garbage you can pick up off the side of the road :thumb
Forum: Ride reports 08-25-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 10,623
Posted By swamp
Thumb i just checked your spot tracker link. looks like...

i just checked your spot tracker link. looks like you are heading into the mountains / continental divide. have fun up there!

http://theswamp.smugmug.com/photos/i-r7H7Dph/0/L/i-r7H7Dph-L.jpg
Forum: Europe 08-25-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,401
Posted By swamp
what is their reasoning for not allowing you to...

what is their reasoning for not allowing you to register YOUR motorcycle in YOUR country?sounds like they want money
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-19-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 1,118
Views: 360,232
Posted By swamp
guess ill play ...

guess ill play

http://theswamp.smugmug.com/photos/i-8BvvJhX/0/L/i-8BvvJhX-L.jpg
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 16,233
Posted By swamp
Thumb nice ! how in the hell did the bike fall into...

nice !
how in the hell did the bike fall into the oil change pit ?
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-17-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,482
Sticky: Tet
Views: 151,957
Posted By swamp
Ride Report Links ?

Intothenew,
man, ya gotta add some ride report links to the first page.
i've found a couple using google but .. thats not cool man!

:lol3
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2014, 05:26 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 94,352
Posted By swamp
its like 70's flashback . looks like you are...

its like 70's flashback .
looks like you are going to have some fun .
if you guys pass through Birmingham and need a place to camp send me a message.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-15-2014, 04:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,734
Posted By swamp
the venue is super nice. i may see y'all there....

the venue is super nice.
i may see y'all there.
not sure if ill go on sat or sun.
depends which day i want to give up riding !
Forum: Americas 08-15-2014, 04:29 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,718
Posted By swamp
yep, here's a ride report . i think i used a...

yep,
here's a ride report . i think i used a different rental company than you are thinking about using.

http://enduroearth.com/the-andes-per-cusco-to-machu-picchu/
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