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Forum: Ride reports 07-15-2014, 06:11 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 14,397
Posted By wtmklr
Trust me, rain is better than dust on those...

Trust me, rain is better than dust on those roads! :1drink
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 14,397
Posted By wtmklr
I can't find the name of that gift shop, but it...

I can't find the name of that gift shop, but it was on the corner of an intersection across the street from "Hotel North 2". In 2012 is was a green building.
If you get the sticker, just make...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 14,397
Posted By wtmklr
I found it in a Gift Shop in Goose Bay. I'll try...

I found it in a Gift Shop in Goose Bay. I'll try and dig up the name of the shop for you.
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 14,397
Posted By wtmklr
I did the TLH back in 2012, great ride! Did you...

I did the TLH back in 2012, great ride! Did you get a sticker?

http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b190/84toy/IMG_0375.jpg (http://s19.photobucket.com/user/84toy/media/IMG_0375.jpg.html)
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 05:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,257
Posted By wtmklr
I did the TLH back in 2012, much more dirt roads...

I did the TLH back in 2012, much more dirt roads back then! Great ride! Did you get the sticker?

http://i19.photobucket.com/albums/b190/84toy/IMG_0375.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 07-10-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,614
Posted By wtmklr
I saw you on Signal Hill. You were riding down...

I saw you on Signal Hill. You were riding down as I was heading up. Glad you enjoyed your stay on The Rock (Newfoundland)!
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Job done and much easier than I thought! Tks

Job done and much easier than I thought! Tks
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Great tip, tks. Does the brake caliper have to...

Great tip, tks. Does the brake caliper have to be removed?
Forum: Beasts 07-04-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Rear wheel removal - help

I have a 2008 Varadero. While it's on it's centre stand, can the rear wheel be removed? Or is the fender in the way?
Forum: Beasts 06-15-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Has anyone installed a gear indicator on their...

Has anyone installed a gear indicator on their Varadero? LINKY (http://www.healtech-electronics.com/products/)
Forum: Beasts 06-04-2014, 02:01 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Thanks. I'll take off the wheel for a better...

Thanks. I'll take off the wheel for a better inspection.
Forum: Beasts 06-03-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
I'm getting a noise coming from my front...

I'm getting a noise coming from my front wheel.....hard to explain. Are the wheel bearings a common thing to be replaced? Bike is a 2008 with 15,000klms :ear
Forum: Beasts 06-03-2014, 02:23 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
I have the Givi on mine as well. Personally, I...

I have the Givi on mine as well. Personally, I think they fit the bike better.
Forum: Beasts 05-31-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Stay away from Progressive Suspension. Horrible...

Stay away from Progressive Suspension. Horrible customer service. My shock leaked out less than two years old and took them 9 weeks to rebuild!
Forum: Beasts 04-28-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
I added a Pelican 1400 to mine for commuting...

I added a Pelican 1400 to mine for commuting to/from work. I also have a Pelican 1550 for bigger trips and I have a three piece set that came with the bike.
...
Forum: Beasts 03-02-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Do not consider Progressive Suspension. My...

Do not consider Progressive Suspension. My shocked leaked after two years, and their customer support was useless! I was shipped parts three times, which were the incorrect parts. People working...
Forum: Beasts 01-27-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Does anyone here have a pic of a Varadero with a...

Does anyone here have a pic of a Varadero with a pelican case as a top box? I have a GIVI one and a Pelican 1550, but would like use something smaller for my commute to and from work. Anybody using...
Forum: Beasts 01-08-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Thanks for the pic. I have a SW Motech skidplate...

Thanks for the pic. I have a SW Motech skidplate on order for my Varadero. I work in the aerospace industry so I'm going to get all those rivets removed and replaced with high quality aircraft...
Forum: Beasts 12-29-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
I did it in 2012, ride report in my signature. ...

I did it in 2012, ride report in my signature. Most all is paved now :(:
Forum: Beasts 12-29-2013, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Nice pic! There is a lot of great riding in...

Nice pic! There is a lot of great riding in Newfoundland and Labrador! Did you do the Trans Labrador highway? What year?
Forum: Beasts 12-29-2013, 03:24 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
I ordered my SWM skid plate yesterday from Dual...

I ordered my SWM skid plate yesterday from Dual Sport Plus in Ontario, Canada. Free shipping within canada too. :)
Forum: Beasts 12-27-2013, 03:11 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Twisted Throttle should have bought out Dual...

Twisted Throttle should have bought out Dual Sport Plus in Canada instead. Always great, helpful, friendly service from Dual Sport Plus. A Vicious Cycle gobbles your money and doesn't respond to...
Forum: Beasts 12-27-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
The OEM stand was more expensive and not in stock...

The OEM stand was more expensive and not in stock and the SWM was in stock. I never realized the 'bend' until it was installed on the bike, and I can understand why this would be a little more tippy...
Forum: Beasts 12-27-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
It appears that A Vicious Cycle has exclusive...

It appears that A Vicious Cycle has exclusive rights to SWM in Canada. Which is too bad, because their customer service sucks!
Forum: Beasts 12-26-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
No objection to SWM. But I would have liked to...

No objection to SWM. But I would have liked to have shop around and consider other brands. Seems that SWM is the only company than makes a skid plate and centre stand.



I have SWM crash bars...
Forum: Beasts 12-26-2013, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Awesome, thank you.

Awesome, thank you.
Forum: Beasts 12-25-2013, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Part Numbers

Does anyone have a link to look up part numbers online?
(2008 Varadero xl1000) For example, I'm missing one of the rubber stops under my seat and I'd like to look up the part number. I'd rather...
Forum: Beasts 12-16-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 1,800
Views: 460,891
Posted By wtmklr
Skid plate

Is there an aftermarket skid plate besides the SW Motech? I ride a 2008 Varadero.
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2013, 05:21 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,127
Posted By wtmklr
Nice pics! I did the TLH last year with some...

Nice pics! I did the TLH last year with some friends...great trip. Here's a short video from our trip. LINKY...
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 23,012
Posted By wtmklr
:lurk

:lurk
Forum: Ride reports 06-01-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 23,012
Posted By wtmklr
Great RR so far! I briefly met you guys on the...

Great RR so far! I briefly met you guys on the side of the road in St. John's. I hope you got a great tour from Murph while on The Rock! Ride Safe.
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