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Forum: Road warriors Yesterday, 07:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 330
Posted By Solarbronco
Major Recall coming for FZ-09, FJ-09 FZ6R, Super Tenere, R6

From FJ-09.org

Fresh off the press from Yamaha, intent to recall FJ09, FZ09, FZ6R, Super Tenere, R6.

Transmission shift cam segment stopper has sharp edge and may crack or break.

Affected ...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-25-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 937
Posted By Solarbronco
The tricities of Washington is the absolute very...

The tricities of Washington is the absolute very worst. The Azzhole of Washington. About 1 degree worse than Yakima even.

Sir, come check out Boise, Idaho. Nice folks, great twisties close by and...
Forum: Road warriors 03-25-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Gee, I wonder if that has anything to do with the...

Gee, I wonder if that has anything to do with the $4000 price difference between the two bikes. Or the 200 lb difference in weight? :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2015, 06:23 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,077
Posted By Solarbronco
OMG, what in the hell is going on at Honda? :rofl

OMG, what in the hell is going on at Honda? :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 03-20-2015, 06:21 PM
Replies: 1,397
Views: 259,775
Posted By Solarbronco
The stock FZ-07 Suspension is shet, complete...

The stock FZ-07 Suspension is shet, complete shet. Unless you ride around town doing 35 MPH, you will max em out quick.

Traxxion gives discounts to members of FZ07.org. They have a sweet kit.
Forum: Road warriors 03-13-2015, 04:07 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
You must have ridden it midly, that triple 847...

You must have ridden it midly, that triple 847 rips.
Forum: Road warriors 03-02-2015, 09:56 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,355
Posted By Solarbronco
It really is a great looking bike. I think that...

It really is a great looking bike. I think that Yamaha stole alot of thunder with the FZ-07 and FZ-09, but this bike is still killer.
Forum: Face plant 03-01-2015, 11:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,934
Posted By Solarbronco
Shet, we go down stuff so sandy and steep that we...

Shet, we go down stuff so sandy and steep that we end up sliding the bikes down kinda sideways, and I have a 53 tooth sprocket on back. Butt clenching hills are fun.
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I am told that the Versys 1000 vibrates like a...

I am told that the Versys 1000 vibrates like a quarter fed bed in a cheap "pay by the hour" hotel. It does look like one hell of a bike, though.
Forum: Road warriors 02-27-2015, 03:30 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I currently own the FZ-09, ECU flashed, Fuel...

I currently own the FZ-09, ECU flashed, Fuel controller and M-4 pipe.
Same engine as an FJ-09, different tune.

Alot of sportbikes have trouble keeping up me until 100 mph. this list keeps...
Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2015, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Oh, I know. It's just fun seeing Harley's lose at...

Oh, I know. It's just fun seeing Harley's lose at any and every kind of race, cept for flat track.


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Forum: Road warriors 02-26-2015, 11:50 AM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I wanna see a Harley Road King duke it out with a...

I wanna see a Harley Road King duke it out with a Honda Goldwing a the race track. That would be cool as hell and would make a great video for ADVrider. Can anyone make this happen? :rofl
Forum: Road warriors 02-25-2015, 06:34 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 41,575
Posted By Solarbronco
2014 brought the fz09, fz07 and barely the FJ-09....

2014 brought the fz09, fz07 and barely the FJ-09. The numbers will be a changing! Btw, I still ride a CRF-450r. A fun Dirtbike.


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Forum: Face plant 02-23-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 12,595
Posted By Solarbronco
I am very sorry for the loss of your coworker. ...

I am very sorry for the loss of your coworker.

I would like to share that I quit riding for ten years or so after losing many friends to bike wrecks and then lastly, my own Brother. I had kids to...
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2015, 08:38 PM
Replies: 7,216
Views: 1,181,874
Posted By Solarbronco
I have alot of pics that look the same, cept for...

I have alot of pics that look the same, cept for the bike brand. This is a cool thread, guys.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-22-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 8,638
Views: 823,203
Posted By Solarbronco
Hey, Swan falls! ...

Hey, Swan falls!

http://i.imgur.com/qFpmSjh.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 02-22-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 399
Views: 41,575
Posted By Solarbronco
I wasn't talking about Mopeds in China or...

I wasn't talking about Mopeds in China or phucking chainsaws in New Zealand. I'm talking Motorcycle sales in the US and Europe.

The FZ-07, FZ-09 and FJ-09 is outselling anything Honda makes in...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
FZ-07, FZ-09, FJ-09, WR-450, and the Bolt....

FZ-07, FZ-09, FJ-09, WR-450, and the Bolt. Nowdays, Yamaha is kicking Honda's ass in so many areas.
Honda was a leader for so long, too. Their latest bike? The stupid and silly NM-4.

Yamaha...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2015, 03:41 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 41,575
Posted By Solarbronco
Honda needs some new bikes and the CRF-450X is...

Honda needs some new bikes and the CRF-450X is getting old, so old. It was/is a good bike, but in most areas right now Yamaha is eating Honda up.
Forum: Road warriors 02-17-2015, 03:53 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Well, that's the thing. Yamaha is not calling...

Well, that's the thing. Yamaha is not calling this a dual sport or off-road bike at all.
This is a road bike. Can be taken off road if one is ready to repair the bike afterwards.


Sent from my...
Forum: Vendors 02-16-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,260
Posted By Solarbronco
I've been meaning to order one of these cause I...

I've been meaning to order one of these cause I hate cleaning and oiling my chain and messing around with spray lubricants. Calling today and also posting a link to this thread at the forums listed...
Forum: Road warriors 02-15-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
The problems with those belly pans and gravel...

The problems with those belly pans and gravel roads is, ..., can you guess?

Mud, rocks and crap will fill that thing quicker than you can imagine. It will need to be removed and cleaned often.
...
Forum: Road warriors 02-11-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I have a solution for the top speed limiter. As I...

I have a solution for the top speed limiter. As I posted on FJ-09.org just now.

I have a new supporting Vendor coming on board who is a leader in ECU Reflashing for motorcycles.

They need an...
Forum: Vendors 02-06-2015, 10:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 386
Posted By Solarbronco
I have a big secret to share. Go talk to...

I have a big secret to share.

Go talk to your local Fastenall office. They will transport a bike across country for $350. The local office probably won't know about it, just have them call...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-03-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,480
Posted By Solarbronco
You guys hear about the tightend who got traded...

You guys hear about the tightend who got traded to SF and then became a wide receiver?
Forum: Road warriors 02-02-2015, 08:39 AM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I'll sell you mine! And then go get my FJ-09.

I'll sell you mine! And then go get my FJ-09.
Forum: Road warriors 02-02-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,509
Posted By Solarbronco
The FJR is an awesome bike. People don't realize...

The FJR is an awesome bike. People don't realize just how freakin fast it is. R-1 owners get surprised all the time.

And, the Iron Butt Rally is proof of the FJR's reliability and ability to...
Forum: Road warriors 02-01-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,509
Posted By Solarbronco
Plus let's face it, the FJ weighs under 500 lbs....

Plus let's face it, the FJ weighs under 500 lbs. Do I have to go into the benefits of a sport touring bike that weighs under 500lbs?
Forum: Road warriors 01-31-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 5,509
Posted By Solarbronco
The FJR is a whole different bike. No comparison....

The FJR is a whole different bike. No comparison. If ya gotta do serious miles and want to haul ass, the FJR is the way to go. Freakin sweet bike.

But with that said, there are new guys every day...
Forum: Road warriors 01-28-2015, 10:40 AM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
As owner of the FJ-09 forums, I can tell you that...

As owner of the FJ-09 forums, I can tell you that this bike is selling like crazy.
New owners are popping up every day and we are getting over 5000 unique visitors ea day.
What really blows me...
Forum: Road warriors 01-17-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Parts are starting to show up on Ebay for the...

Parts are starting to show up on Ebay for the FJ-09.

Yamaha Genuine rear rack for 169.95 (http://bit.ly/1ufOEF2)

Carbon Fiber? Rear hugger mudguard for $92.50 (http://bit.ly/1ufP528)

FJ-09...
Forum: Road warriors 01-16-2015, 09:48 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
And a tank mounted coffee maker. Also,...

And a tank mounted coffee maker.

Also, retractable wings with jet turbine.

But with no rise in MSRP. :lol3
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-14-2015, 10:55 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,374
Posted By Solarbronco
Just go test ride a Ninja H-2. In the dealer...

Just go test ride a Ninja H-2. In the dealer parking lot, rev it up to the limiter, leave it there and then dump the clutch.

Also, make sure to have a buddy there to film what happens next.
Forum: Road warriors 01-14-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I wonder if the bike will look good in a...

I wonder if the bike will look good in a Starbucks parking lot, or will the type of metal used in the pegs and Bars not match well with the Green and White Starbucks Motif?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-13-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 3,070
Views: 872,978
Posted By Solarbronco
Orange Fender? Your from Idaho? Oh, you must be a...

Orange Fender? Your from Idaho? Oh, you must be a Boise State Bronco fan!
Go Broncos!
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 15,355
Posted By Solarbronco
The forum that I created for this bike is dead....

The forum that I created for this bike is dead. Maybe 3 visits a day. Everyone is on the FJ and FZ forums. Well, and of course the best Forum, ADVrider.

I just don't hear much excitement for this...
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
I really hope that they make a "Starbucks"...

I really hope that they make a "Starbucks" version of the FJ-09, with Shaft drive, a small refrigerator on back and a coffee machine on top of the tank.

I also hope that they make a nuclear...
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Has anyone found a reliable beer tap for the...

Has anyone found a reliable beer tap for the FJ-09 handlebars yet? I hate having to pull over. On my car, it's easy. Just empty out all the wiper fluid, reroute the hose to under the dash, fill with...
Forum: Road warriors 01-04-2015, 05:26 PM
Replies: 2,852
Views: 372,214
Posted By Solarbronco
Puddles just put up a great Ride report on the...

Puddles just put up a great Ride report on the FJ-09 forums.

FJ-09 -3600 miles through sand, dirt, sleet, rain and snow (http://fj-09.org/thread/158/)
Forum: Road warriors 01-01-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 1,397
Views: 259,775
Posted By Solarbronco
Here is a good article about lubing the FZ-07...

Here is a good article about lubing the FZ-07 Steering and Swingarm bearings. http://fz07.org/post/20340

These factories really skimp on the factory lube, we should all lube our bearings this...
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