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Forum: Orange Crush 10-11-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,002
Posted By Cowtowner
Great thread! These bikes are a KTM icon. Every...

Great thread! These bikes are a KTM icon. Every time I ride my 990, work on it or just look at it I'm amazed at the balance and engineering they built into it. You can see the ghost of Meoni's bike. ...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-10-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 4,319
Posted By Cowtowner
Good idea. Mods please, please move this thread...

Good idea. Mods please, please move this thread out of Orange Crush. It never had anything to do with KTM.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-07-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,927
Posted By Cowtowner
Good call. You can't jet a bike with bent valves.

Good call. You can't jet a bike with bent valves.
Forum: Orange Crush 10-05-2014, 07:48 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,140
Posted By Cowtowner
I'm looking at the Safaris and ditching my Neduro...

I'm looking at the Safaris and ditching my Neduro tank.

The way I see it, the Safaris tanks weigh the same as stock tanks. If I can carry say 22 more litres than I could in stock (give or take),...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By Cowtowner
You may get more answers in the TuneECU - got...

You may get more answers in the TuneECU - got tunes thread.

I'm no expert, but FWIW here's my quick take on your questions:

- sounds like you leaned out your entire F map by 1%. Although...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-03-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Cowtowner
Mine has saved my butt on my big bike more than...

Mine has saved my butt on my big bike more than once. And it works great in rocky terrain including stream crossings and smooths out twisty gravel roads too. I started using them road racing and I...
Forum: Orange Crush 10-02-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 928
Posted By Cowtowner
You may want to check the quick disconnect on...

You may want to check the quick disconnect on that line (fuel pump to injectors) as well. I've had the plastic connectors fail and start leaking on other bikes (including the viton o-rings). You can...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-28-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 548
Posted By Cowtowner
My '07 990 takes the standard 12mm fitting in a...

My '07 990 takes the standard 12mm fitting in a Motion Pro leak down tester. Make sure your valve adjustments are in spec before you test.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-25-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,386
Posted By Cowtowner
The Scotts damper can be transferred from bike to...

The Scotts damper can be transferred from bike to bike, but the mounts are different for different bikes. So if both your bikes had a Scotts mount installed, then you could transfer the damper...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-21-2014, 07:23 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 13,725
Posted By Cowtowner
+2. Running different length velocity stacks on...

+2. Running different length velocity stacks on different cylinders is a time tested racers trick. In road racing. it is very common on road race bikes to run different stacks on different cylinders,...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-19-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Wink I have wideband 02 sensors with the PCV-autotune...

I have wideband 02 sensors with the PCV-autotune set up. Using that, I've been building a 13.2 map on the PCV, then I just toggle on autotune for 14.7 target AFR in cruise. It works pretty well and...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-18-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
I haven't done it - yet. Thanks for the tip on...

I haven't done it - yet. Thanks for the tip on the method; I am curious about how the import PCV function will deal with differences in gradiation. My entire plan is generally lean down the map with...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-18-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
I think the CPR TuneECU maps that they list for...

I think the CPR TuneECU maps that they list for 07/08, are actually using fuel tables that are a variant of '09+, at least that's what I thought when I did a quick compare a few months ago, but I've...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-18-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Lots of good discussion on F/L lately, this is a...

Lots of good discussion on F/L lately, this is a great thread.

I've been focussing on data logging my stock map with PCV - autotune - LCD, trying to get decent data which became a whole lot better...
Forum: Canada 09-05-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 543
Posted By Cowtowner
Calgary's race track closed. Rockyview...

Calgary's race track closed. Rockyview motorsports park is a long way off, if ever. Badlands motor sports near Rosebud, Alberta (approx. 100km) has rezoning approval for a racetrack but I don't think...
Forum: Canada 09-03-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Cool pic. They often don't pay much attention for...

Cool pic. They often don't pay much attention for some reason - I remember scrambling in that area a few years ago, and as we put our boots on at the truck parked on the side of 40, two young...
Forum: Canada 08-29-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Thanks both for the beta. Hearing this, I think...

Thanks both for the beta. Hearing this, I think I'd want to park at the end of Dutch Creek Road and ride my dirt bike down Atlas to Racehorse and check it out rather than on the big bike. Now I gotta...
Forum: Canada 08-28-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
I rode Dutch Creek Road/Atlas Haul Road to...

I rode Dutch Creek Road/Atlas Haul Road to Crowsnest Pass a couple weeks ago. Fine the whole away - one bridge was out on the north end of the haul road but creek crossing was ok on a big dual sport....
Forum: Orange Crush 08-21-2014, 05:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,860
Posted By Cowtowner
Has anyone used Baja front brake lines, rather...

Has anyone used Baja front brake lines, rather than S lines? Seems to me Baja front lines would work better for length on a non-S bike, but the front brake line part numbers for Baja bikes and 2007...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-18-2014, 06:16 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,492
Posted By Cowtowner
My Neduro/Adv tank bracket bent over time, and is...

My Neduro/Adv tank bracket bent over time, and is now self clearancing against the swingarm. I've tried bending it out, shimming out the tank, nothing works very well. The bracket is too flimsy.

I...
Forum: Canada 08-16-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Just came back from a few days poking around in...

Just came back from a few days poking around in Kootenay. I went over Gray Creek pass on Tuesday and met a guy near the summit doing it two up on a Gold Wing ....

Hope you guys are having a good...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-11-2014, 06:27 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
I'm no expert and don't know answers to all your...

I'm no expert and don't know answers to all your questions, but:

1. There is separate F trim for each cylinder
2. In KTM, F1 is the rear (in PC-V, F1 is the front)
3. If F/L values are zero, it...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-11-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
I may try it. I suppose if you could turn on an...

I may try it. I suppose if you could turn on an AFR log, then turn on the app and log, then turn both off, and so as you run several logs at different throttle positions and different rpms, you could...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-11-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Good information. I guess this is the...

Good information. I guess this is the interpolation between the F and L.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Interesting. Assuming you can successfully log...

Interesting. Assuming you can successfully log the MPA sensors, I guess a difficulty would be, matching the MAP sensor log on the android device, to the powercommander AFR logs. I just can't see how...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Oops, I think you are saying exactly, that you...

Oops, I think you are saying exactly, that you can log MAP sensor voltage against rpm. Do tell ...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Can you guys explain more about that? I haven't...

Can you guys explain more about that? I haven't heard of this app.

Reading back in the thread it seems guys with LM-2s are logging MAP voltage then converting it to Hpa, and using that data to...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-08-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Thanks for the maps (and F/L values), I'm going...

Thanks for the maps (and F/L values), I'm going to take a look at them and try to understand where they differ from what I have.

I had a whole plan worked up for this weekend to experiment with...
Forum: Canada 08-05-2014, 06:53 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Your Colorado pics are awesome and does it ever...

Your Colorado pics are awesome and does it ever look like a great place to ride. Keep 'em comin'
Forum: Orange Crush 08-05-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Jconly, thanks for pointing this method out, I...

Jconly, thanks for pointing this method out, I didn't know about it. I see now that TuneECU has an import PCV function (recognizing you need to switch the map order in PCV) and I may start playing...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-04-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
I think you're right the ECU isn't passing data...

I think you're right the ECU isn't passing data on - Autotune I think just picks up on what the AFR is, then adjusts trims in the ECU tables. I'm not sure what trim it adjusts if there is...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-03-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Thanks jconley this is very helpful. Will...

Thanks jconley this is very helpful. Will definitely take a while to digest.

Im thinking the autotune is trimming L map as I ride as well as F map although since L map is not rpm/tps it is...
Forum: Canada 08-02-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Condition of Atlas Haul Road/Dutch Creek Road

I rode Atlas Haul Road today, from Crowsnest Pass northwards to where it intersects with Dutch Creek Road, then Dutch Creek Road east to FTR.

It looks like Atlas took a lot of flood damage last...
Forum: Canada 08-02-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
It's a classic, very very fun road - definitely a...

It's a classic, very very fun road - definitely a "don't miss" for people new to riding the Kootenay.



Sounds like fun - I will look for it next time I'm out there. Is it somehow connected to...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2014, 02:59 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Can anyone with a power commander chime in here?...

Can anyone with a power commander chime in here? Are people demoving power ommanders to load new tune ecu maps? Seems a little painful although I suppose the connections could be unhooked in fairly...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2014, 05:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 996
Posted By Cowtowner
I use the KTM ones. Too cold on low setting and...

I use the KTM ones. Too cold on low setting and too hot on high setting, and I think one is colder than the other. Not sure I'd get them again.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2014, 04:53 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Anyone? :ear

Anyone? :ear
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2014, 06:23 AM
Replies: 3,011
Views: 475,492
Posted By Cowtowner
Question on TuneECU and Powercommander V on my...

Question on TuneECU and Powercommander V on my '07 990:

If I want to load a new TuneECU map but have a powercommander, how do I then do the 15 minute reset? Load in a zero powercommander map?...
Forum: Canada 07-31-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 4,984
Views: 400,384
Posted By Cowtowner
Nice pix and nice bikes!

Nice pix and nice bikes!
Forum: Canada 07-30-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 491
Posted By Cowtowner
If you take ThePedro's loop (with or without the...

If you take ThePedro's loop (with or without the Smith-Dorien addition), you can also add a diversion and head west at the Interlakes Road (entrance to Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, where there is...
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