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Forum: Ride reports 01-04-2013, 02:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 935
Posted By raffexpat
UK to Norway and back

I am trying to find a way to get myself and bike across to Stavanger in Norway. I did not really want to have to go through Holland Germany Denmark only to end up on the East side or having to take...
Forum: Ride reports 04-30-2012, 01:47 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 10,372
Posted By raffexpat
Which route?

Hi guys, do you have route details?
Forum: Europe 03-21-2012, 01:02 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,150
Posted By raffexpat
Sea crossing to Norway

I am planning a trip for June or July this year to Norway and was told Denmark is the nearest place to get to for Christiansand from UK.

I am happy to go commercial ferry or private hire if that...
Forum: EMEA 12-04-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By raffexpat
OK, I have to confess also I do not like crowded...

OK, I have to confess also I do not like crowded tourist areas but scenery is a must. I will redirect my focus now. thanks a lot.
Forum: EMEA 12-04-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By raffexpat
Interesting points. Which of the tourist traps...

Interesting points. Which of the tourist traps would you recommend I give up. I have to confess, I looked up top things to see in each region. I am definitely going to look into the dolomites. ...
Forum: EMEA 11-29-2011, 11:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,147
Posted By raffexpat
First Pass ride through Italy

OK, I have prepared an outline plan of a ride starting in Lichenstein and ending in Sicily before turning back and finding our way back to the UK.

We would love some ideas about roads to take,...
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-16-2011, 01:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,778
Posted By raffexpat
Hi Eddy we will probably take up to a month for...

Hi Eddy we will probably take up to a month for the trip. We do like the idea of the alps
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-16-2011, 01:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,778
Posted By raffexpat
Fantastic, loved Villa Rossi. Is that really a...

Fantastic, loved Villa Rossi. Is that really a place to stay?
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-16-2011, 01:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,778
Posted By raffexpat
thanks for the link, some fantastic videos and...

thanks for the link, some fantastic videos and pictures and I have got some ideas. I will eat well. It is what I do best.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-16-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,778
Posted By raffexpat
Hi there, sorry I did not reply sooner. I own...

Hi there, sorry I did not reply sooner. I own the bike, we are going to a bike show this week to upgrade our kit. I am so pleased to hear about Italy being good for winging it. I can speak...
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-16-2011, 02:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,778
Posted By raffexpat
Ideas for trip to Italy

I hope to travel to Italy in the spring of 2012 with my wife for her first long distance bike ride. We started off thinking about the Amalfi coast and have now included a trip to Corsica, Sardegna...
Forum: Vendors 06-16-2011, 08:43 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 713
Posted By raffexpat
For sale - 2008 ktm 990 adventure - 6500

This KTM 990 adv has given me 23,000 miles of trouble free riding. I
have changed the battery and that is all. It is fully loaded with
every extra you can think of for long distance touring over...
Forum: Europe 02-23-2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,079
Posted By raffexpat
D Day or Jour J (as they say in France) trip

Hi all, I have planned a bike route from UK to the top D Day landing sites in Normandy. As well as learning more about the famous operation overlord, we will be taking in the French culture and...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-08-2010, 04:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,428
Posted By raffexpat
Basic Head,Tail, Indicator light improvements

I have a 990 Adv and wanted to improve visibility of my bike during the day and at night and especially in the rain. I do not want to install additional lights but wanted to simply replace bulbs for...
Forum: EMEA 12-15-2009, 09:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 12,924
Posted By raffexpat
Hi, this reply is helpful for me also. I am...

Hi, this reply is helpful for me also. I am planning to drive from Dubai to Cambridge in UK in March and I had got tired of trying to find good discussions on this site. It seemed you have to spend...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-15-2009, 08:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By raffexpat
That is interesting. I had been focusing on EC...

That is interesting. I had been focusing on EC Management as the problem started only when i fitted akrapovic pipes. I have driving the bike back from Dubai to UK in March and was concerned about...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-15-2009, 04:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 479
Posted By raffexpat
KTM 990 (2008) stalling when cold

I am in a stalemate position with my KTM dealer in the Middle East, about whose fault it is that the bike stalls when the bike is cold. Dealer blames rider style and I insist it is a bike fault which...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,083
Posted By raffexpat
How do I find out about hilslammer footpegs?

How do I find out about hilslammer footpegs?
Forum: Orange Crush 10-20-2009, 07:09 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,465
Posted By raffexpat
I have typed in 690 rallye pegs and about 6...

I have typed in 690 rallye pegs and about 6 variations of it but I do not come up with a web site selling them. I have tried KTM website but did not seem them on there. I also tried to locate...
Forum: Ride reports 07-04-2009, 12:18 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 66,144
Posted By raffexpat
Highlights of your Iran trip

Hi guys, I am about to start the planning for my trip from Dubai to UK via Iran and Turkey. Would love some general advice about "must do" things along the way. I am on KTM 990 adv 2008
Forum: EMEA 06-27-2009, 02:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 393
Posted By raffexpat
Dubai to London

I cannot bear it anylong. These people leaving Dubai and travelling to Europe. It is my turn and I have decided to leave Dubai in April next year and travel to Cambridge UK. I have not decided on...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2009, 01:33 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,300
Posted By raffexpat
Are stock Yuasa batteries suitable

I am hearing that the stock Yuasa battery unsuitable for the 990s. Mine has just died on me and was 7 months old. I ride the bike every other day on average and during the summer the average...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2009, 01:27 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 524
Posted By raffexpat
KTM battery problems

I live in Dubai and bought an 08 990adv. After 7 months the battery has completely died. I use it daily or at least every two to three days, I have no accessories and the battery suddenly quit. ...
Forum: Orange Crush 11-18-2008, 02:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,390
Posted By raffexpat
How do I use the clutch?

I have just done 6000km on my KTM 990 ADV and took my bike in for service. The dealer told me I needed a new clutch and all the component parts. Surely not I asked, how can the clutch be worn out. ...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 10-07-2008, 03:34 AM
Replies: 2,933
Views: 392,825
Posted By raffexpat
What about the Quest?

I have just visited the touratech site to find they have the Quest on special offer. For just under 240 they are selling the Quest, a touratech mounting bracket, power lead and headset. I want to...
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