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Forum: Orange Crush 08-30-2013, 04:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,338
Posted By K2m
Zander I recon under the headlight, behind...

Zander

I recon under the headlight, behind the LC8 grill would be the best spot. You would have to lengthen the wires....... simple enough :1drink

Triumph dose that.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-30-2013, 04:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,338
Posted By K2m
The design is all about centering the weight...

The design is all about centering the weight distribution. I recon the LC8s are way too heavy on the front wheel for dirt work, especially in outback Oz.

I stoped working on it one year ago to do...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-30-2013, 10:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,338
Posted By K2m
I guess the simple way would be..............

I guess the simple way would be........... anywhere the wires reach. I have changed my bike so much that it would no longer be relevant to a normal LC8.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-30-2013, 09:49 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,338
Posted By K2m
The reason Zuber did not install it is because...

The reason Zuber did not install it is because even gutted it's a heavy heap of shit and a waste of time................ just buy some mufflers :lol3

I have just had a complete year away from...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-26-2013, 11:54 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 199,503
Posted By K2m
Got to agree with Goti:1drink By a long...

Got to agree with Goti:1drink

By a long way...... That's for sure!!!!!
Forum: Orange Crush 01-24-2013, 02:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,663
Posted By K2m
I did it. Seems to work ok. The thermostat...

I did it. Seems to work ok.

The thermostat will ensure the motor runs warm enought. So far as cooling goes...... Improving the air flow to the radiator, through airodynamics makes a big...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-17-2012, 12:54 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 199,503
Posted By K2m
Michael that air filter base plate looks back to...

Michael that air filter base plate looks back to front.... :freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 12-17-2012, 12:49 AM
Replies: 646
Views: 199,503
Posted By K2m
Those MAPs (Manifold Absolute Pressure) are one...

Those MAPs (Manifold Absolute Pressure) are one for each cylinder, they send a home signal to the ECU so that it knows which cylinder is inducting and which is exhausting. They work different to a...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-03-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 701
Posted By K2m
Thats a bit tough Foot Dragger......... remind us...

Thats a bit tough Foot Dragger......... remind us not to give you advice

need help with clutch asap..... A heading like that brings out the best on the OC I can assure you.

By the way there...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-25-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,066
Posted By K2m
Hi Ken. Considering the additional cost this...

Hi Ken.
Considering the additional cost this might add to a battery don't you think a stand alone unit mounted between the Alt. and Battery would be a better option than designing one inside a...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-21-2012, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,066
Posted By K2m
There is a spring, same as an oil seal spring,...

There is a spring, same as an oil seal spring, around the starter sprang clutch. When that fails it feels like a gutless battery. The clue is the noise, a loud clank. Just saying :1drink
Forum: Orange Crush 11-21-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,385
Posted By K2m
I love it........ dont stop ..:lol3

I love it........ dont stop ..:lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 11-21-2012, 03:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,066
Posted By K2m
CJ Racer is giving you very good advice In...

CJ Racer is giving you very good advice

In really cold weather, I turn the lights on for a couple of minuets. Turn them off then start easy. These battery's are different from anything else. I...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-19-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,385
Posted By K2m
Nice one HellSickle :thumb I love do...

Nice one HellSickle :thumb

I love do it-your-self for everything
Forum: Orange Crush 11-19-2012, 01:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,385
Posted By K2m
Another option. There is one made for KTM's ...

Another option. There is one made for KTM's

http://www.marcparnes.com/
Forum: Orange Crush 11-19-2012, 01:59 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,083
Posted By K2m
I understand. I did it with the intention off...

I understand. I did it with the intention off using a larger oil jet but I did not get around to changing it when I needed the bike. I just could not believe the difference. Never did fit a bigger...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-17-2012, 02:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,083
Posted By K2m
What forced me to find a solution was arriving at...

What forced me to find a solution was arriving at a meeting point for a Sunday ride, with people looking on I struggled with the gear leaver. I guess it really hadn't bothered me up to then up to...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-16-2012, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,083
Posted By K2m
You can also kill the motor, select neutral, and...

You can also kill the motor, select neutral, and start it up. It is a dame nuisance tho. Much better to fix the thing if you can.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-15-2012, 08:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,083
Posted By K2m
Tell us more bloc............ you replace the oil...

Tell us more bloc............ you replace the oil reg. with the latest incarnation of the unit ????

Sounds like a big improvement ????? Improves idle cam rattle when hot ???

What year did you...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-14-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,308
Posted By K2m
So...... keep it well greased. Loosen the nut a...

So...... keep it well greased. Loosen the nut a couple of threads..... kick the nut (or remove boot use as hammer). Undo another couple of threads.... repeat boot until you run out of thread. Put the...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-11-2012, 03:54 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,308
Posted By K2m
This method with a hole drilled through both...

This method with a hole drilled through both sides slightly larger than the screwdriver ....... Works a treat with no weight added to the bike.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-11-2012, 01:01 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,416
Posted By K2m
What year is it? It may not be the touque...

What year is it? It may not be the touque limiter. This is important.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-11-2012, 12:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 795
Posted By K2m
Yep..... A mig will blow through it. They are...

Yep..... A mig will blow through it. They are very thin.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-07-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,338
Posted By K2m
Sorry WP Not True ;-) Remove the cats as I did in...

Sorry WP Not True ;-) Remove the cats as I did in 2005 and nothing changes heat wise.

1/ The exhaust run through the middle of the bike makes the middle of the bike bloody hot

2/ The...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-05-2012, 05:24 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 383
Posted By K2m
If you are fitting a wideband this is the best...

If you are fitting a wideband this is the best place to fit it.

http://i4.photobucket.com/albums/y122/Sheida1/Wideband1.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 10-31-2012, 02:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,848
Posted By K2m
Exactly what I do at 2 in the morning. I...

Exactly what I do at 2 in the morning.

I luv it as it swears at the world. Reminds me of racing car cams, feels like them to as you open it up and it springs into life......... Best part of...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-31-2012, 01:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,848
Posted By K2m
You better come back home digga There's a beer...

You better come back home digga There's a beer in the fridge :freaky
Forum: Orange Crush 10-28-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,848
Posted By K2m
When a LC8 is perfectly tuned they do this. ...

When a LC8 is perfectly tuned they do this.

It may be possible to tune it out by changing the Air Leak jet on the ACV (air cut valve) it's on the pilot circuit.

If you wish to explore this...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-25-2012, 07:50 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,581
Posted By K2m
Plus one Simple things must be eliminated...

Plus one

Simple things must be eliminated first. This will be the problem. This brake runs very hot, this creates moisture in the fluid which turns to air...... no brake.

I do mine every...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-25-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,891
Posted By K2m
I should mention that I have made some enquires...

I should mention that I have made some enquires and that I could help coolbanana import this bike for as little as $800 + GST. The problem for most people would be that they could not register it in...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-23-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,891
Posted By K2m
I would not let that stop me. I have 3 bikes in a...

I would not let that stop me. I have 3 bikes in a container in LA as we speak....... Purchased in NJ, KA, and FL.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-12-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,337
Posted By K2m
I use the short on the clutch side........ these...

I use the short on the clutch side........ these leavers are worth 10 times the price. They feel perfect in your hand....... Unbelievably good. I have a motomaster 11mm radial on the brake side, but...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-12-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,813
Posted By K2m
Like you I don't wash often:lol3. These bikes...

Like you I don't wash often:lol3. These bikes seem to look almost clean all the time.

I'll follow through on this to ad to the knowledge base

I just recently had a miss in my car. It has a RS...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-12-2012, 01:33 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,813
Posted By K2m
I don't think that is corrosion billy. Their has...

I don't think that is corrosion billy. Their has been a gap develop between those contacts and the spark has had to jump between them. This is the result of that. It does look like water damage but...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-10-2012, 04:02 AM
Replies: 68
Views: 12,963
Posted By K2m
Mmmmmm this looks like a good journey:1drink

Mmmmmm this looks like a good journey:1drink
Forum: Orange Crush 10-10-2012, 03:53 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,581
Posted By K2m
This bike more than any other for some reason....

This bike more than any other for some reason. Motul 600. Raceing car stuff changed as regularly as necessary depending on your riding style. That's how I do it after the upgraded parts were fitted....
Forum: Orange Crush 10-10-2012, 03:45 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 24,349
Posted By K2m
I'm raceing 36 y/old bikes and have no trouble...

I'm raceing 36 y/old bikes and have no trouble with getting parts. This bike is so popular you will always get parts. A bigger problem, for all of us, will be getting hi quality petrol........... ...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-09-2012, 02:17 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,151
Posted By K2m
But Lucas many of us have them already and would...

But Lucas many of us have them already and would benefit with a stand alone device, which is what I am asking about. Not one built into another battery.

Would this work for example.....
...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-08-2012, 02:34 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 919
Posted By K2m
Use Motul 600 and completely change it once a...

Use Motul 600 and completely change it once a year (at the start of Summer) and you will not any more problems. If you do have problems, it's your riding, change it more off-ten. This brake runs hot,...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-08-2012, 02:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By K2m
Also...... the oil tank is only a...

Also...... the oil tank is only a container........ the return oil pump controls the oil level......... this is a dry sump engine!
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