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Forum: Orange Crush 08-29-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,921
Posted By ride-for-life
I have a FMF Q around 6500 miles on it, it's in...

I have a FMF Q around 6500 miles on it, it's in nice shape Id trade for your Remus if interested shoot me a pm.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-20-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 987
Posted By ride-for-life
If your talking about a behr wheel, my experience...

If your talking about a behr wheel, my experience with them "yeah their soft" but they can be put back in to true time and time again. The softness is bad but good they bend but mine never cracked. I...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 08-17-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 714
Views: 115,509
Posted By ride-for-life
I been looking in on your build, I have had...

I been looking in on your build, I have had smilier thoughts like a lot of ADV riders as to your bike thoughts.

I was wondering are you going to fit a rally style faring on your build.

Thanks...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-21-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 740
Posted By ride-for-life
ADVmachines, Don't know if Ken still sells just...

ADVmachines, Don't know if Ken still sells just the brackets. you could ask :D
Forum: Orange Crush 07-20-2014, 02:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,617
Posted By ride-for-life
buy any chance is the left tank petcock closed

buy any chance is the left tank petcock closed
Forum: Orange Crush 07-16-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 444
Posted By ride-for-life
yes, you want a one way valve, your right forget...

yes, you want a one way valve, your right forget to turn off petcock on rear tank after filling the two front ones un screw rear tank cap:rofl well don't ask how I know. I picked one off of ebay I...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-12-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,714
Posted By ride-for-life
you can grind the end of a taper tap and it...

you can grind the end of a taper tap and it becomes a bottoming tap, make sure you use the right size drill bit.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-06-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,030
Posted By ride-for-life
that bike has no holes in the exhaust guard so...

that bike has no holes in the exhaust guard so its most likely 2005.5, so 06 upgrades from factory.
Forum: Orange Crush 07-06-2014, 12:23 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 912
Posted By ride-for-life
cut and weld yours, or have it done. order a H...

cut and weld yours, or have it done. order a H pipe and when you get back go back to two. if you only need it for the tour.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-12-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,598
Posted By ride-for-life
r&d flex- jet 2, is a good investment.

r&d flex- jet 2, is a good investment.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-12-2014, 10:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,598
Posted By ride-for-life
good starting point 1.5 turns out from closed

good starting point 1.5 turns out from closed
Forum: Orange Crush 05-01-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,021
Posted By ride-for-life
You say, cold starts you here the noise and warm...

You say, cold starts you here the noise and warm starts not there. I might be wrong 10w60 is pretty thick for cold weather and it would take a bit to move throw a engine. try a 15w50 or 10w50 and see...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-07-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,734
Posted By ride-for-life
Thumb this works I use to ride 140 miles round trip 4...

this works I use to ride 140 miles round trip 4 days a week I40 Lake Havasu, AZ to Kingman, AZ Mohave desert. :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 11-04-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By ride-for-life
very well put KJ i'm a fan of the 606 have a new...

very well put KJ i'm a fan of the 606 have a new one on its way, its going on when my mt21 comes off. I'm going with the motoz for the rear too give it a try never know 198.00 shipped for two tires...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-04-2013, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 669
Posted By ride-for-life
You know your going too get two opinions don't do...

You know your going too get two opinions don't do it wrong size you will die or some thing like that or great tire on a 4.25 stock wheel love it didn't die. my thoughts wore out 3 908's on a stock...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-02-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 11,039
Views: 2,340,053
Posted By ride-for-life
did you have the ktm vinyl custom made, was...

did you have the ktm vinyl custom made, was thinking of doing white on my o6 your bike looks great good job.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-27-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,364
Posted By ride-for-life
Yes when scorpions wear they wobble the bars at...

Yes when scorpions wear they wobble the bars at speed been throw that. But what sounds like is wrong is your wheel is out of true out of round up and down not left too right find a good wheel smith...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-15-2013, 07:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,663
Posted By ride-for-life
If you do your tires at home it will be easier...

If you do your tires at home it will be easier when your out on a ride or carry AAA card. :D
Forum: Orange Crush 09-24-2013, 09:50 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 857
Posted By ride-for-life
Don't know about any different in frame between...

Don't know about any different in frame between 950/990 but there's been inmates that put 990 engines in 950 frames so we know that will work.

good luck with you search
Forum: Orange Crush 09-15-2013, 03:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,446
Posted By ride-for-life
right there, that's why I bought the bike doing...

right there, that's why I bought the bike doing those types of rides puts a big ass smile on my face for days.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-29-2013, 12:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 323
Posted By ride-for-life
BRP chain block ?

Hi guys has any one fit a BRP super enduro chain block too a 950-990 ADV.


thanks for you experience

see ya
Rick
Forum: Orange Crush 08-07-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 7,584
Posted By ride-for-life
I ran 140's on the stock wheel, but now I have...

I ran 140's on the stock wheel, but now I have 3.50x18 rear so I don't worry about what I never worried about before :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 07-17-2013, 02:37 PM
Replies: 175
Views: 26,475
Posted By ride-for-life
very nice, I will take a full set up when there...

very nice, I will take a full set up when there ready. 90mm low beam w/hid and 90mm high beam w/halogen
Forum: Orange Crush 07-16-2013, 01:07 AM
Replies: 175
Views: 26,475
Posted By ride-for-life
I would be interested in one of these set ups,...

I would be interested in one of these set ups, feel free too pm me when you have a final price, as asked above a light guard would go well with the package.
Forum: Orange Crush 11-12-2012, 10:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By ride-for-life
like said above, tig with silicon bronze the...

like said above, tig with silicon bronze the bronze filler will flex and not re crack that's the way too go. Where you at I would weld that up for you, I will be on the tig for the next few days at...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-12-2012, 05:41 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,049
Posted By ride-for-life
In one of the pics it looks like the guy on the...

In one of the pics it looks like the guy on the far left is setting on the bike with the kickstand down wounder if it is bolted too the case or did they finely fix the problem. Its only been 9 years...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2012, 10:39 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,036
Posted By ride-for-life
I had the same problem, mine was out of true not...

I had the same problem, mine was out of true not only will a wheel get out of true left to right but up and down too just adding weight wont solve the problem, will need to be trued. but said above...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,370
Posted By ride-for-life
A year a go I was running home west on AZ I40...

A year a go I was running home west on AZ I40 between kingman and lake havasu about 12am from Death Valley fully loaded. I was running about 95 when a lit up bike was coming up hard on me he pulled...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-24-2012, 08:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,865
Posted By ride-for-life
100.00 shipped hell ya 140x80x18 I will give it a...

100.00 shipped hell ya 140x80x18 I will give it a try, but if every one buys the shit out of them they will be 250.00 before to long just like the 908. :lol3
Forum: Orange Crush 09-23-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 708
Posted By ride-for-life
you could drill the head off remove the panel and...

you could drill the head off remove the panel and go from there, as above try holding pressure on it and turn at same time, don't know about high speed never tried that.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-23-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,432
Posted By ride-for-life
pretty cool video too just sale some riding gear,...

pretty cool video too just sale some riding gear, wonder how many bikes they went throw or did they rebuild them off camera. it would be cool too get paid too ride the shit out of new bikes and just...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-14-2012, 05:02 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,257
Posted By ride-for-life
Get rid of the scorpion, I had the same thing...

Get rid of the scorpion, I had the same thing tried every thing went too different tires no wobble at all for 20,000 miles. I will never use one again, or you can keep running them and keep your...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-12-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,422
Posted By ride-for-life
For re lacing a wheel a good trick I use if not...

For re lacing a wheel a good trick I use if not replacing hub, tape the spokes where they cross and take the rim off then replace with new rim, buy-find-make a truing stand.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-21-2012, 10:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 506
Posted By ride-for-life
check the top rubber bushing where it bolts, if...

check the top rubber bushing where it bolts, if it missing the tank will drop like that, ask me how I know, if its still there and wore out, shim with washer like suggested above or get new rubber...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-19-2012, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 462
Posted By ride-for-life
I repair mine 4 years ago and still works fine,...

I repair mine 4 years ago and still works fine, don't see a need for a new one.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-17-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 387
Posted By ride-for-life
kickstand and centerstand

kickstand and centerstand
Forum: Orange Crush 08-05-2012, 11:40 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 895
Posted By ride-for-life
ya I been using cheaper battery's for years, and...

ya I been using cheaper battery's for years, and keeping them on a tender they never left me stranded. I'm 3 years on my 950 battery.
Forum: Racing 08-05-2012, 07:04 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 25,356
Posted By ride-for-life
Hey good for you Pete, If your going to post pics...

Hey good for you Pete, If your going to post pics I would like to see a couple of the foot pegs. there factory rally pegs and I had some pics but lost them and I'm ready to weld some up, I need to...
Forum: Racing 08-05-2012, 12:34 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 25,356
Posted By ride-for-life
congratulations to the winner, I'm glad i got to...

congratulations to the winner, I'm glad i got to participate and to help out with my donation.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-03-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 563
Posted By ride-for-life
I been only carrying front tubes for years, they...

I been only carrying front tubes for years, they work in the rear just fine they pack better too.
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