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Forum: Trials 02-09-2010, 10:22 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks for that, a good link. Dam trouble...

Thanks for that, a good link.

Dam trouble is I'm self employed, struggling for work, and have work booked for the 27th March.

I'll keep an eye open on the web site for other dates.
...
Forum: Trials 02-08-2010, 01:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By Robin Webster
Talking Thanks for the reply, I' d like to find something...

Thanks for the reply, I' d like to find something closer to home.

Robin.
Forum: Trials 02-08-2010, 03:52 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By Robin Webster
UK trials school anyone?

I'm looking to get into Trials but would like to hire a bike and have half a day at a school before I purchase.

Anyone know of a UK School local to me?

There is one on ebay but it's Devon and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-09-2010, 01:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 667
Posted By Robin Webster
I'm just going through this myself. The...

I'm just going through this myself.

The standard paint is three layers.

The base orange on the DuPoint web site is called KTM206.
It is the same as Iveco trucks and a Fiat colour.

The...
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2010, 11:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 999
Posted By Robin Webster
Bottom hub is the same as the one on my '05 640...

Bottom hub is the same as the one on my '05 640 Adventure.

KTM have just up dated the design and probably you can no longer get the older one.

Robin.
Forum: Thumpers 01-07-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 625
Posted By Robin Webster
I had a simmilar thing happen to mine. Take...

I had a simmilar thing happen to mine.

Take the carb off and use compressed air on all the jets to clean it out.

Worked for me.

Robin
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 687
Posted By Robin Webster
Not quite the answer you are looking for but I...

Not quite the answer you are looking for but I went from a 950 to a 640 Adventure.

Miss the acceleration on the street a little but I have an RC8R also so I can live with that.

The 640 will...
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2009, 09:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks Robin.

Thanks

Robin.
Forum: Thumpers 12-11-2009, 07:53 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 445
Posted By Robin Webster
640 Adv won't rev

My '05 640 Adventure has got 21000 miles on the clock and will now not rev out over 6000 rpm. I've cleaned out the filter but that's not it.

I've looked in the index but can not find an answer. ...
Forum: Thumpers 11-06-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 9,222
Views: 2,019,053
Posted By Robin Webster
Well, like I said I've been in Orange Crush for...

Well, like I said I've been in Orange Crush for three and a half years and whouldn't want to look like a NOOB!

Robin.
Forum: Thumpers 11-04-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 9,222
Views: 2,019,053
Posted By Robin Webster
Signing in

Have been over in Orange Crush for three and a half years with my 950 Adv.

Sold that to buy a RC8R and have been doing track days since MAy.

The call of an Adv gripped me and I got a '05 640...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-02-2009, 03:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Robin Webster
The tacho is ok, it's not a ground. I had some...

The tacho is ok, it's not a ground. I had some problems with the main fuse relay needing to be replaced a few months ago and the tacho went nuts then. All that is sorted now.

I think it's a break...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-01-2009, 09:56 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By Robin Webster
Intermitant speedo

Sirs!

The speedo on my 05 950 Adv has just started to stop!
It reads 0 first thing starting out on a ride then almost as if it "warms up" and goes crazy for a while then settles down to read ok....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 02-01-2009, 04:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Robin Webster
Yes, definately the starter relay. It was...

Yes, definately the starter relay.

It was corroded and fell apart when inspected. All the connections to battery etc were tight and had petroleum jelly put on them regularly.

Cheers,
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-31-2009, 05:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Robin Webster
Sorted!

Looks like it was the Starter Relay - put new one on at 32 and away it goes.

I have forded a few streams and got it caked in mud from time to time so it's corroded and shorted out.

Only been...
Forum: Vendors 01-20-2009, 02:07 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 24,250
Posted By Robin Webster
Call me a sceptic "YOUR A SCEPTIC" But...

Call me a sceptic

"YOUR A SCEPTIC"

But I fear that they are offering an eight Ltr tank to make a total of 30ltrs!
Surely you can not get 30ltrs under the back end. The bike would be carrying...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-19-2009, 12:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks to all for the advice. I'll keep you...

Thanks to all for the advice. I'll keep you posted.

Robin. :cry
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-18-2009, 08:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks for the reply. It' not blowing fuses so it...

Thanks for the reply. It' not blowing fuses so it will be scratch head time!

Robin.:D
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 01-18-2009, 04:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 893
Posted By Robin Webster
950 Electrical problem

Hi Gentlemen,

I have an 05 950 Adv and hope you can point me in the right direction.

When on rides the electricity supply cuts and the bike is a dead one! Sometimes waiting will allow it to...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-24-2008, 02:21 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 803
Posted By Robin Webster
Squerting Carb

Hi Guy's

Advice please:
I've a '05 950 Adv which is on Wings and had the needles raised one notch. When I did this 18 months ago I broke one of the carb heaters but have been running the bike...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 03-04-2008, 11:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,560
Posted By Robin Webster
One of our bretheren, BDG, has organised one the...

One of our bretheren, BDG, has organised one the last two years. In Derbyshire with off roading on the lanes.

Don't know his plans for this year, they have been in August in the past.

Why...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-28-2007, 02:06 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By Robin Webster
Your looking at the Magnetic Valve (2)...

Your looking at the Magnetic Valve (2) 584.31.067.000 on page 20 of the engine parts manual with all the pipework and on page 12 the whole SAS system, valve 600.05.024.000

Look in
Orange Crush...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-27-2007, 07:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 785
Posted By Robin Webster
The European bikes don't have the carbon canister...

The European bikes don't have the carbon canister in the fairing , it's a U.S. feature!

We have the valves on the block which let air into the sytem under load in 2nd (I think) and 3rd gear....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-13-2007, 08:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,489
Posted By Robin Webster
Another alternative

Just fitted these. Not sure yet but I'll give them a go.

35 in the UK marketed by Motorex.

Guy in the shop said they come loose so I've loctited them as much as possible and we'll see....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 11-07-2007, 02:20 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
gavP, The stock hoses run a bit tight on...

gavP,

The stock hoses run a bit tight on full fork extension, and rub on the discs. All good untill emergency stop time!!

As to the stands, the side stand makes it lean over at a scary angle...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-31-2007, 12:47 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,971
Posted By Robin Webster
Try ...

Try

http://motorsport.demon-tweeks.co.uk/products/Search.aspx?keyword=Fuel%20pump&cls=MSPORT&brandCode=B185&priceRange=0&OrderBy=

or
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-30-2007, 06:23 AM
Replies: 19,145
Views: 7,873,305
Posted By Robin Webster
Pump My Ride (up)

Right,

Havent put anything in here for a while so here we go.

Just sent my '05 bike up in the world to '05 "S" spec. Not the highest I know but given what I started with the easyest/most...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-30-2007, 06:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
Right, had mine done to 05 "S" spec. If you...

Right, had mine done to 05 "S" spec.

If you look at my previous post you see the fork are about 2" longer (50mm)

http://img84.imageshack.us/img84/3206/1000663ts6.jpg

Put back together it...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-17-2007, 08:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,005
Posted By Robin Webster
UK Mouse Are you doing the Cambrian Rally ...

UK Mouse

Are you doing the Cambrian Rally this weekend?

Robin :ear
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-16-2007, 10:23 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 5,179
Posted By Robin Webster
I've one on my 950 mounted under the seat along...

I've one on my 950 mounted under the seat along with the big rubber condom that is an extra oil reservoir.

It's the first I've fitted and I'd certainly have another. OK you do have to clean the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-16-2007, 03:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 820
Posted By Robin Webster
Dear Bliss, PLEASE, use the search facility...

Dear Bliss,

PLEASE, use the search facility at the top of the page, or the STICKY's and LINK's thread.

All the answers you could ever wish to know are contained within those sections.
...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-13-2007, 03:31 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 25,646
Posted By Robin Webster
AHHHEMM!! Well Blue...... the best team did...

AHHHEMM!!

Well Blue...... the best team did win...in the end!

Robin... :evil
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-09-2007, 03:29 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By Robin Webster
UKmouse, I'm going to MHRacing.com to get...

UKmouse,

I'm going to MHRacing.com to get mine sorted, they say springs are in stock and they are near Bath.

Robin. :1drink
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-09-2007, 03:24 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
My 05.5 forks and shock are off to MH Racing in...

My 05.5 forks and shock are off to MH Racing in the morning to be streched to "S" spec.

http://img520.imageshack.us/img520/2288/1000659ok5.jpg

Thanks to James at Superplush and KTM Twins for...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-09-2007, 02:42 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 721
Posted By Robin Webster
Mookymoo, Read this thread ...

Mookymoo,

Read this thread
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=5455116#post5455116


All my suspenders are going to MH Racing on Wednesday for streching and stronger springs....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-04-2007, 02:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 839
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks fella, I know how it's done ....... just...

Thanks fella, I know how it's done ....... just can't be arsed doing it!!

Robin :lol3 :rofl :lol3
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-03-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 839
Posted By Robin Webster
I have a Garmin Quest which I power through the...

I have a Garmin Quest which I power through the permanently on accessory socket wired to a power outlet.

I find that with the motion of the bike the Quest gets switch off and on through out my...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-02-2007, 05:10 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
James, Just ordered one of your rear...

James,

Just ordered one of your rear spacers from KTMtwins.

Whats the delivery/back order situation like?

Regards,

Robin. :lol3
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 10-01-2007, 02:03 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
Thanks James, I have looked in the parts...

Thanks James,

I have looked in the parts list for the KTM part just to do a comparison but cannot find the part listed.

What with the current Pound to Dollar ratio but plus all the bloody TAX...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 09-29-2007, 02:34 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,010
Posted By Robin Webster
AH I see what you mean now. In the post after...

AH I see what you mean now. In the post after yours James says you need no front spacer as I thought.

You may well be correct in thinking that you need a rear spring spacer to make up the extra...
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