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Forum: Orange Crush 03-15-2014, 02:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 961
Posted By Portman
Here's the link for the 2014 Power Parts Street...

Here's the link for the 2014 Power Parts Street catalogue http://issuu.com/ktm_orange/docs/ktm_pp_street_my14_de_gb/9?e=1444668/7035762
Forum: Orange Crush 03-10-2014, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,925
Views: 202,652
Posted By Portman
2014 Power Parts Street catalogue

I see the 2014 Power Parts Street catalogue is now out - see http://issuu.com/ktm_orange/docs/ktm_pp_street_my14_de_gb/53?e=1444668/7035762

It doesn't appear as if the "dust protection kit" (page...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-04-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,638
Posted By Portman
About 3 years ago I replaced the coolant in my...

About 3 years ago I replaced the coolant in my 2008 MY Adventure Std having done a fush through with plain water. Knowing that refilling was a tricky process I decided to ensure I measured what went...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-10-2014, 01:33 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,981
Posted By Portman
They are different part numbers (obviously) but...

They are different part numbers (obviously) but otherwise the latter type looks as if it fits in the same way. I wonder if anyone has ever done a swap?
Forum: Orange Crush 02-09-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,981
Posted By Portman
Main stand height

I found my 2008(std) model very hard to put on the main stand, especially when fully loaded.

My 2011 model is completely different. From MY 2011 onwards KTM finally designed and fitted a main...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-23-2013, 05:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By Portman
Somewhere on Orange Crush there was a picture of...

Somewhere on Orange Crush there was a picture of the sensor you're after, but I can't readily find it. On my std ADV (2011) it is a black rubberised tube approx 5mm diameter and 20 mm long, with a...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-26-2013, 09:29 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,756
Posted By Portman
I have the Oxfords on my 2011 ADV and had another...

I have the Oxfords on my 2011 ADV and had another set on my earlier 2008 ADV. I have the Sportsgrips as shown in the picture.

The outer diameter is larger than the original grips fitted to the...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-19-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 560
Posted By Portman
Try http://sparepartsfinder.ktm.com/?lang=en...

Try http://sparepartsfinder.ktm.com/?lang=en Smitty
Forum: Orange Crush 04-02-2013, 01:04 PM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
There are perks with many jobs, some being better...

There are perks with many jobs, some being better than others!

Seriously, I'd rather speak to a salesperson who has hands-on experience of the product they are selling than one who can only...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-01-2013, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
1190 test ride impressions

I was able to take a road-only test ride last week of approx. 20 miles on a base 1190 ADV (but with EDS) thanks to the very helpful and pleasant guys at Bikers in Jersey (British Isles)....
Forum: Orange Crush 01-30-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
Thanks for the clarification Tiggersteve. I...

Thanks for the clarification Tiggersteve.

I had misunderstood and thought you had meant that KTM UK would be selling the version with the electronic damping system for the same price as...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-29-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
Tiggersteve The KTM UK web site currently...

Tiggersteve

The KTM UK web site currently states £12595 for the standard bike and £13095 for the same with the electronic damping system (and tyre pressure monitor). AFAIK these prices are the...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-16-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,188
Posted By Portman
Worked fine on my 2008 ADV and works fine on my...

Worked fine on my 2008 ADV and works fine on my 2011 ADV.
Forum: Orange Crush 12-09-2012, 05:46 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,664
Posted By Portman
I don't think your dealer is correct. AFAIK the...

I don't think your dealer is correct. AFAIK the 2008 and earlier bikes did not come with an orange key. This was only introduced with the 2009 on MY when the immobiliser was also fitted.

However,...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-04-2012, 05:52 AM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
Combined ABS

Ineteresting.

Just read that the bikes have COMBINED ABS, which, in their words, deploys the back brake when the front is applied.

This sounds a bit like Honda's early implementation of this...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2012, 05:27 AM
Replies: 6,570
Views: 1,417,118
Posted By Portman
Not so good when looking at UK prices (again from...

Not so good when looking at UK prices (again from their web site)

990 Std 9995 GBP
990R 9995 GBP
1190 Std 12495 GBP
1190R 13095 GBP

Don't know how these prices relate to comparable...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-11-2011, 05:34 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,802
Posted By Portman
I'd be careful with this method if I were you. ...

I'd be careful with this method if I were you.

Carb cleaner is likely to be flammable and the vapour sucked through the vac could possibly be ignited by the sparks from the vac motor.

No...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-13-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 747
Posted By Portman
I think those you show are all for the alarm...

I think those you show are all for the alarm whilst the diagnostic plug is under the seat in the (more accesible) box containing the ABS pump (or not if you have the R version).
Forum: Orange Crush 07-28-2011, 01:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,286
Posted By Portman
Try 6000302250033 Portman

Try 6000302250033

Portman
Forum: Orange Crush 07-27-2011, 05:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,286
Posted By Portman
Basically there's been a (long awaited) simple...

Basically there's been a (long awaited) simple redesign.

According to the parts fiches the 2011 stand is all of 7 mm (1/4 inch) shorter than the 2010 stand. The big (?) changes come with the...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-25-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,286
Posted By Portman
315 mm (12 3/8 inches) between inner edges of the...

315 mm (12 3/8 inches) between inner edges of the feet, 390 mm (15 3/8 inches) between outer edges.

And you'll find the bike easy peasy to put on the stand in comparison with pre '11 models.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-30-2011, 05:00 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,941
Posted By Portman
Someone want to start a petition - Ditch the Beak!

Someone want to start a petition - Ditch the Beak!
Forum: Orange Crush 06-28-2011, 01:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,786
Posted By Portman
Try an Audicator

You might like to try fitting an Audicator (see http://audicatorbraketext.com/buy/product_info.php?products_id=2).

It is fairly easy to fit and can be "tuned" to generate different sounds and...
Forum: Orange Crush 06-09-2011, 05:30 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,610
Posted By Portman
ABS on the 2011 (and I think the 2009 and 2010...

ABS on the 2011 (and I think the 2009 and 2010 versions) is deactivated by the third button down on the LH side of the speedo.

Bear in mind keener that the 2009 on hazard switch itself probably...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-13-2011, 01:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By Portman
Links found!

Have now found a link to the 2011 AUS/UK Orange chassis pats manual
http://motosport.co.il/_Uploads/dbsAttachedFiles/CHASSIS990ADV-ABS.pdf

Also a link to the 2011 engine parts manual (doesn't...
Forum: Orange Crush 05-11-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By Portman
Thanks guys - that's a great link matej.s. I had...

Thanks guys - that's a great link matej.s. I had found Cyclehutt but not the ability to download the manuals.

All I need now is a link to the orange UK/Aus model!
Forum: Orange Crush 05-10-2011, 02:23 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 557
Posted By Portman
2011 ADV Parts Manuals

Before I check this out with my dealer, you lucky ones out there who have a 2011 ADV, did you get two parts manuals (one for the engine, the other for the chassis) in your briefcase?

I did with my...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2011, 12:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By Portman
Try...

Try http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=619394&highlight=%22center+stand%22
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2011, 05:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,554
Posted By Portman
I hope they've uprated the battery!

I hope they've uprated the battery!
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2011, 05:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 992
Posted By Portman
The 2011 models (well a std one anyway that I...

The 2011 models (well a std one anyway that I have seen in the dealer's) appear to have a slightly modded centrestand making it much easier to get it up!

Also the later instrument unit has...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-06-2011, 05:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By Portman
Tried the 2011 in the dealer's at the weekend and...

Tried the 2011 in the dealer's at the weekend and it was WAY easier to put on the centerstand.

Seems as if the R&D guys at Mattighofen have come up trumps!
Forum: Orange Crush 03-29-2011, 03:06 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By Portman
I see from the 2010 parts fiche that the main...

I see from the 2010 parts fiche that the main stand part number is the same from 2005 onwards.

I haven't seen a site with the 2011 parts fiche for 2011 Advs.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-28-2011, 09:58 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 819
Posted By Portman
Main Stand on 2011 ADV Std

I was looking at a new 2011 ADV (Std version) in the dealer's showroom on Saturday and noticed that some mods have been done at the factory to the main stand (well certainly as against the 2007/2008...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-26-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,330
Posted By Portman
I have no hands-on experience to add but the NGK...

I have no hands-on experience to add but the NGK on-line catalogue (http://ngkntk.adsgrp.com/working/Filelib/motorcycle2010.pdf) indicates this plug has a 14mm hex.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-12-2011, 12:49 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,718
Posted By Portman
Many thanks Triwi, a very enlightening...

Many thanks Triwi, a very enlightening assessment!

Could I ask whether the 2010 motor vibrated any less than your 2008 model?

Luckily my 2008 version does not (usually) misbehave on fuelling,...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-09-2011, 12:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,718
Posted By Portman
Many thanks Johnf3 and champagne james. ...

Many thanks Johnf3 and champagne james.

Portman
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2011, 11:59 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,718
Posted By Portman
Thanks dejr2000. I had seen SF Rider's...

Thanks dejr2000.

I had seen SF Rider's comments. It appears he has only just come over to Orange and whilst his comments are very valid I'm hoping for more feedback from those who have owned...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2011, 12:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,718
Posted By Portman
Focus

Thanks guys for your responses, but let's have some focus please!

I am aware of the rumours of a bew big ADV but those won't interest me - I am also aware of the possibility of a 800 version...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-03-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,718
Posted By Portman
2008 Adv vs 2011 model. Worth the change?

I’ve conducted a search but couldn’t find a thread which addresses my query, but my apologies if this has been covered before.
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Forum: Orange Crush 08-05-2010, 04:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,120
Posted By Portman
All may not be lost. If you are a UK...

All may not be lost.

If you are a UK citizen, paid by credit card and the value of the goods or service was £100 or more, contact your credit card company - they are liable to compensate you.
...
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