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Forum: Australia 11-05-2008, 07:27 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,281
Posted By Ziegfried
who would be president

if Obama was assassinated before his inauguration?

just wondering if there would need to be another election. Does anyone know?

I only ask because there are so many references to whacko...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2008, 04:34 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 101,922
Posted By Ziegfried
buy the one that you want

I had a '00 dakar and it was a fantastic bike, sure it was heavy, and the motor surged on a steady throttle, the suspension was overwhelmed when it hit dirt that was anything more than unsealed roads...
Forum: Australia 08-05-2008, 03:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Ziegfried
oh, I'll keep away.

I'm sensing anger here...? I'm listening, Mudguts:ear




why is it that when you aren't ready to buy the dealers chase you out of the store with promises of bargains beyond your wildest dreams,...
Forum: Australia 08-04-2008, 09:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Ziegfried
The DR650 is the winner

you might be intersted to know that I have decided that the DR650 is it and I will buy one this week (if I get time).

I went to (A Shop that sells motorcycles) in Ringwood on Saturday to look at...
Forum: Australia 07-30-2008, 04:07 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Ziegfried
$6600 that's outrageous. haven't sat...

$6600 that's outrageous.



haven't sat on one but I the Aprilia dealer has Huskys too so I'll make a point of trying one out..thanks for the tip.
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2008, 09:29 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,673
Posted By Ziegfried
I reckon if you're going to take someone with you...

I reckon if you're going to take someone with you ever then the TA. If not then the NX
Forum: Australia 07-29-2008, 09:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Ziegfried
XChallenge is out

just got back from BMW Southbank.
sat on the XChallenge
couldn't touch the ground

the suspension was set up for a person 25kgs heavier than me (I'm 76kg) or with longer legs. My legs are ok...
Forum: Australia 07-27-2008, 09:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,225
Posted By Ziegfried
Question In the market for a new Thumper

I had a break for a bit from dirt riding so I bought myself an s2r monster to commute with and get around on. Well now I’ve sold the monster and am planning on gettin’ dirty again so I’ve been...
Forum: Australia 07-17-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 6,887
Posted By Ziegfried
with your user name I'm not surprised. Your the...

with your user name I'm not surprised. Your the only one he doesn't feel threatened by:lol3
Forum: Australia 06-11-2008, 06:43 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 761
Posted By Ziegfried
as soon as you see the phrase "send this to nnn...

as soon as you see the phrase "send this to nnn people..." you just know that the whole thing should be ignored.
Forum: The Garage 05-26-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 5,130
Posted By Ziegfried
Wd-40

Wd-40
Forum: Beasts 05-22-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 28,808
Posted By Ziegfried
Forum: Racing 05-07-2008, 08:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,717
Posted By Ziegfried
Gaston Rahier

5 foot 3 inches tall, racing a 1000cc twin in the desert :bow
Forum: Ride reports 04-29-2008, 09:32 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 41,616
Posted By Ziegfried
I was there late last year for a couple of...

I was there late last year for a couple of weeks...Hanoi, Hoi An then HCMC. Amazing place and fantastic people...and the food is magnificent and cheap. I laugh when I think of the number of people...
Forum: Australia 06-21-2006, 04:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,221
Posted By Ziegfried
thanks for the feedback everyone

Hey Braaap! That is my 640...and come to think of it, someone has been stealing my undies off the clothesline at home too...co-incidence? I don`t think so!

rjf -

you are absolutely correct...
Forum: Australia 06-19-2006, 09:30 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,221
Posted By Ziegfried
thinking of selling my `03 adventure

anybody got any idea how much an`03 640 adventure with less than 9000k`s on the clock, pastrana bars, sxc exhaust and the replacement front rim is worth?. It's uncrashed - except for a drop in the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-18-2006, 02:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,442
Posted By Ziegfried
I just replied to your PM. you`re right, I am a...

I just replied to your PM. you`re right, I am a long way away.
Forum: Thumpers 01-17-2006, 07:30 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,442
Posted By Ziegfried
I had a 2000 Dakar and I put the TT progressive...

I had a 2000 Dakar and I put the TT progressive springs in it and heavier oil (can`t remember the weight) and it was a whole different bike on the dirt. No more bottoming out after that. I`m no...
Forum: Beasts 11-27-2005, 06:19 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,563
Posted By Ziegfried
unless I'm very much mistaken, that looks like...

unless I'm very much mistaken, that looks like your oil filter has fallen off in the first photo. You won't get far without that.
Forum: Thumpers 11-17-2005, 09:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By Ziegfried
Hi Alexanderf, I sent you a reply for your PM. ...

Hi Alexanderf, I sent you a reply for your PM. in addition to what I wrote in there. You can't find many places around here where the 640 isn't enough. If I was to do more two up stuff (which I...
Forum: Australia 09-29-2005, 03:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By Ziegfried
it is recreational. Penang with Mrs Z and the two...

it is recreational. Penang with Mrs Z and the two little z's. z1 is 9 and z2 is 7 so it should be quite an adventure.

regards
Z
Forum: Australia 09-28-2005, 08:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 484
Posted By Ziegfried
thanks for the personal touch Braaap!

I'll be overseas. Pretty soon I'm going to have a free weekend that corresponds with a rally or weekend ride or something. have fun.
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2005, 08:03 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,030
Posted By Ziegfried
so should I install a new waterpump seal before...

so should I install a new waterpump seal before 20,000klm and avoid any problems :dunno or let it go and rebuild the motor with exotic and interesting KTMsommer/Touratech bits? :evil
Forum: Australia 09-21-2005, 03:44 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,389
Posted By Ziegfried
I don`t know if anything has changed since I...

I don`t know if anything has changed since I bought a Techlusion Fuel Nanny for my F650 Dakar when I had it but there is an additional tax for electronics. I can`t recall the exact details but a sub...
Forum: Australia 09-08-2005, 02:44 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,569
Posted By Ziegfried
mine`s an 03. Maybe it`s being done as a...

mine`s an 03.

Maybe it`s being done as a goodwill gesture or KTM made a deal with Excel to get the rims cheaper. There is probably a "bean counter" issue here too. It would probably cost more...
Forum: Australia 09-07-2005, 09:20 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,569
Posted By Ziegfried
The dealer told me that they were all going to be...

The dealer told me that they were all going to be replaced with an Excel Takasago...mine certainly was.
Forum: Thumpers 09-06-2005, 03:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 807
Posted By Ziegfried
Oil Leak '03 640 Adv

Just thought that I`d keep the masses informed. About the time that I received a call from KTM oz about my front wheel replacement, my '03 Adv developed an oil leak down the front of the motor. ...
Forum: Australia 09-06-2005, 03:47 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,569
Posted By Ziegfried
got my new front wheel yesterday

Picked up my `03 yesterday after the front wheel replacement, oil leak fix and new exhaust (LC4 Enduro version).

I bought the bike new so it wasn`t too difficult for them to track me down, KTM...
Forum: Australia 08-04-2005, 09:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,524
Posted By Ziegfried
I`ve got an '03

no photos and the only thing that I`ve added has been some Pro Taper Pastrana bars so it doesn`t look any different to any other '03 really. I`m planning on putting on an Akrapovic pipe in the next...
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2005, 03:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,675
Posted By Ziegfried
I don`t know what the current model is like but I...

I don`t know what the current model is like but I did 25000 kilometres on mine and the two best things that I did was fit a techlusion fuel nanny and progressive fork springs from touratech. Getting...
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2005, 03:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,107
Posted By Ziegfried
Certainly. Glad to even. I`ll send something to...

Certainly. Glad to even. I`ll send something to alfons@myretsu.com and we can hook up for a chat. I`d better tell my parents though - you know what they say about meeting people in chat rooms ...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2005, 08:36 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,107
Posted By Ziegfried
it really hurts when you guys see through me like...

it really hurts when you guys see through me like that...

To be fair to my half arsed effort to monitor my ktm`s health, it was dusk and I do have less than 20:20 vision so it might have been at...
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2005, 05:51 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,107
Posted By Ziegfried
Question '03 640 Adv Oil level in sight glass?

yesterday I went out to ride home from work and had a look at the oil level in the sight glass and noticed that there was no oil in the sight glass, not until I started the bike and things got...
Forum: Thumpers 07-31-2004, 01:22 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 19,775
Posted By Ziegfried
Absolutely certain? Not until I get it on the...

Absolutely certain? Not until I get it on the bike. I only have the word of the spare parts guys in the shop but I will get confirmation for us all as soon as I get a free moment. As for the sex...
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2004, 04:03 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 19,775
Posted By Ziegfried
I've seen them in the shop on the bike and they...

I've seen them in the shop on the bike and they are definitely bigger. I don't believe that the shop would go to the trouble of putting them on just to catch out the unwary. There was a '03 and a...
Forum: Thumpers 07-27-2004, 03:48 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 19,775
Posted By Ziegfried
no pics yet but...

I haven't forgotten. I have just started a new job and I have found one of the only employers in the world (perhaps) that doesn't give people internet access without proving that it is required. ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-24-2004, 10:20 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 19,775
Posted By Ziegfried
sorry it's taken so long to get back to you all. ...

sorry it's taken so long to get back to you all. The '04 pegs are not the same ones as the above picture, they are a completely different peg. I'm just going from memory here but they are about the...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2004, 04:01 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 19,775
Posted By Ziegfried
I've just started to do some homework on the...

I've just started to do some homework on the subject because I don't think much of the stock footpegs on my '03 Adv. The cheapest option for me is the stock footpegs on the new '04 640 Adv. They...
Forum: Ride reports 06-29-2004, 06:04 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,136
Posted By Ziegfried
a good read, Burren

it sure has given me itchy feet though (no tinea comments thanks)
Forum: Ride reports 06-28-2004, 06:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,574
Posted By Ziegfried
Nice one Smeg Head. Where was Kryten? :rofl

Nice one Smeg Head. Where was Kryten? :rofl
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