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Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2014, 02:00 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 219,951
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi you owners of the 2014! No answer to my...

Hi you owners of the 2014! No answer to my question :cry

Is it really true that you can run topspeed on offroad tires without any headshake? Sounds unbelievable but if so the new fork would be...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 219,951
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi, there is a new test video on the new 690 with...

Hi, there is a new test video on the new 690 with nice scenes.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tCTb7Hxy7dk

It's in German (Austrian :evil) but the guy said two remarkable things and I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 180
Views: 41,741
Posted By Frontwheel21
What a price difference. At KTM Twins this pump...

What a price difference. At KTM Twins this pump costs 129$

http://www.ktmtwins.com/ca-cycleworks-ktm-250-350-690-fuel-pump-upgrade

RallyRaid sells exactly the same item for 155 Pounds = 260$
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2014, 12:34 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
With higher mileage, I never had a fuel pump...

With higher mileage, I never had a fuel pump issue on my 2012 in Europe. But issues seem to increase with distance from "developed" countries. :topes
But I guess you were riding in New Zealand and...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 371
Posted By Frontwheel21
Options for installing 12V Socket on KTM 690

Hi,

I want to install a 12V socket such as this one...
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,964
Posted By Frontwheel21
I think this was a section with a slimy layer of...

I think this was a section with a slimy layer of algae :wink:
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2013, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By Frontwheel21
I would prefer Titanium just for the better look...

I would prefer Titanium just for the better look but am afraid it breaks easier when it hits a rock.
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2013, 04:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 773
Posted By Frontwheel21
Titanium silencer vs stainless steel - any regrets?

Hi,
I have a straight forward question for you guys. Did you ever regret having installed a titanium silencer instead of a stainless steel version?
Im asking because I cannot decide which to...
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2013, 07:40 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,964
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi, Thanks for your great feedback! So, the...

Hi,

Thanks for your great feedback! So, the short life-span of the MCE 6 Days Extreme is definitely a No-Go. I think I'll go for the Michelin Desert Race. It seems to have the best compromise for...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2013, 05:39 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,964
Posted By Frontwheel21
KTM 690 & Michelin Desert Race?

Hi,

Has anyone experience with the "Michelin Desert Race" on the KTM 690 Enduro? http://moto.michelin.co.uk/tyres/michelin-desert-race

I would like to know specifically its performance...
Forum: Thumpers 11-26-2013, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3,791
Views: 1,191,956
Posted By Frontwheel21
andrew, what engine guard is it and does it...

andrew, what engine guard is it and does it protect the brake pedal better than the rallyraid guard visible in the back? how far does it extend over the pedal to the side?
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2013, 04:55 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 219,951
Posted By Frontwheel21
I searched a bit here. It seems that there are...

I searched a bit here. It seems that there are others too, not trusting the ride-by-wire for offroad destinations. Dirt and electronics...

...
Forum: Thumpers 11-19-2013, 01:19 AM
Replies: 1,758
Views: 219,951
Posted By Frontwheel21
While I wouldn't care about having ABS or not in...

While I wouldn't care about having ABS or not in the 2014 model (you can switch it off), I am skeptical about the ride-by-wire system.

If one uses the 690 primarily for offroad and it may likely...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2013, 02:22 AM
Replies: 756
Views: 180,485
Posted By Frontwheel21
Weight & Graphics Kits for Tanks?

http://i656.photobucket.com/albums/uu281/ktmmitch111/690%20Accessories/KTM%20690%20Adventure%20EVO2/EVO%202%20Tank%20Kit/EVO2_WHITE_WHITE1.jpg



Hey Mitch, this is really stylish! :beer

So...
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2012, 03:01 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,187
Posted By Frontwheel21
Take a 450 RR :evil Why...click on this Best...

Take a 450 RR :evil

Why...click on this Best Enduro 2012: Beta 450 RR (http://www.motorcycle-usa.com/801/15143/Motorcycle-Article/Best-Enduro-2012--Beta-450-RR.aspx)
Forum: Racing 12-21-2012, 10:40 AM
Replies: 1,432
Views: 144,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
Its really bad news that Coma is out. I would...

Its really bad news that Coma is out. I would have loved to see him taking revenge for the unfair decision on the mud hole last year. But its also a chance for refreshing the whole event.


I...
Forum: Racing 12-10-2012, 04:27 AM
Replies: 785
Views: 118,543
Posted By Frontwheel21
I became a RG fan when I saw this :pynd ...

I became a RG fan when I saw this :pynd

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cfG3KgSR7fU
Forum: Thumpers 12-01-2012, 02:59 AM
Replies: 1,901
Views: 584,507
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi Oldbear, What Carbon cover can I see...

Hi Oldbear,

What Carbon cover can I see here? It seems to cover the cap more completely than these covers offered here:

http://www.carbon-performance.com/index.php?kat_id=82
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2012, 12:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,757
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi there! Do you know whether riders at the...

Hi there!

Do you know whether riders at the Dakar Rallye are using a clutch cover protection? I mean, if someone really needs those, it is them.
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2012, 03:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 3,251
Posted By Frontwheel21
Interview with Darren Higginson: Its all about...

Interview with Darren Higginson: Its all about power-to-weight (http://www.akrapovic.com/en/company/featurestory/Pages/DarrenHigginson.aspx)

What about the bikes; did you ever miss the power...
Forum: Thumpers 10-12-2012, 01:12 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,393
Posted By Frontwheel21
I have asked a similar question here: ...

I have asked a similar question here:

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=832366


but nobody feeds me

http://data5.blog.de/media/526/2710526_1af98756a2_s.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 10-07-2012, 10:52 AM
Replies: 756
Views: 180,485
Posted By Frontwheel21
KTM 690 Adventure EVO2 Kit

Hi Guys,

I am looking forward to the new Rally Raid KTM 690 Adventure EVO2 Kit (http://www.rally-raidproducts.co.uk/blog/2012/07/ktm-690-adventure-evo2-kit/). It looks sooooooooo stylish!...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 11,804
Posted By Frontwheel21
Thanks, great work! All look stunning! :clap ...

Thanks, great work! All look stunning! :clap

My personal favourite is #1, followed by #6.
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2012, 02:25 AM
Replies: 17,298
Views: 1,808,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi guys, The damper does completely...

Hi guys,

The damper does completely remove headshake on the new KTM 690 Enduro. :clap
I went 110 mph yesterday on TKCs without any headshake. After advice from Scotts/California I adjusted...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2012, 02:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,830
Posted By Frontwheel21
I have exactly mounted this TT thing. It's...

I have exactly mounted this TT thing. It's completely useless unless your bike falls while standing. (look at my avatar...it's a pitty that one cannot attach images here)

As soon as you have a...
Forum: Thumpers 08-25-2012, 01:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,041
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi guys, In May I decided to go for the new...

Hi guys,

In May I decided to go for the new Mark 3 Pivot Pegz. (http://www.pivotpegz.net/mark2_pp_info.html) These are absolutely great. :clap
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 17,298
Views: 1,808,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
Thanks guys for your comments. Here is a small...

Thanks guys for your comments. Here is a small update. I tried the damper today more in detail. Moving clockwise just with the base valve up to the end (25 clicks) did not help to reduce wobbling at...
Forum: Thumpers 08-20-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 17,298
Views: 1,808,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
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<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:HyphenationZone>21</w:HyphenationZone> ...
Forum: Ride reports 08-12-2012, 01:31 AM
Replies: 3,501
Views: 1,569,117
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi Noah, Sorry to hear what happened to...

Hi Noah,

Sorry to hear what happened to you. Hope you'll find your bike.:bow

I have the Abus Granit Extreme Plus 59 (Click video (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uhp6o3FLDyc)) which is...
Forum: Thumpers 08-01-2012, 11:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,453
Posted By Frontwheel21
Pantah that is good news! :clap Are you...

Pantah that is good news! :clap

Are you sure the Scotts damper will definitely solve the wobble problem? If yes, I MUST buy it.

I also thought about lowering the REAR but then the side...
Forum: Thumpers 07-28-2012, 05:40 AM
Replies: 17,298
Views: 1,808,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hey guys, my opinion about reliability: Okay, I...

Hey guys, my opinion about reliability: Okay, I was disappointed that the new 2012 model left me stranded during holidays already after 4000 km (fortunately in a city, close to the dealer). But maybe...
Forum: Thumpers 07-21-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17,298
Views: 1,808,147
Posted By Frontwheel21
Just out of interest, what do you think caused...

Just out of interest, what do you think caused the TB to get disconnected?

Something related to post #85 in this thread (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=19164043#post19164043) ?
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
No, I meant to say that it pulls noticably more...

No, I meant to say that it pulls noticably more if you just replace the closed air filter cover with the open one CLICK (http://www.gear4motorcycles.co.uk/?i=217022) plus having the Akra mapping...
Forum: Thumpers 07-20-2012, 10:38 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
Hi, I have been at my local dealer...

Hi,

I have been at my local dealer today. Although we could not clarify the cause for the TPS sensor failure, he got some interesting news concerning the Akra mapping. In June, there has been...
Forum: Thumpers 07-19-2012, 03:30 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
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<!--[if gte mso 9]><xml> <w:WordDocument> <w:View>Normal</w:View> <w:Zoom>0</w:Zoom> <w:TrackMoves/> <w:TrackFormatting/> <w:HyphenationZone>21</w:HyphenationZone> ...
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
Concerning the map select under the seat bank I...

Concerning the map select under the seat bank I found this here in the forum:



http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=364511&page=36
Forum: Thumpers 07-18-2012, 02:05 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
@Bill: The guys are already messing, because one...

@Bill: The guys are already messing, because one gives a misleading statement to something which I have definitely not said :deal and the other thinks I should have no reason to believe in improved...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2012, 03:57 PM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
@Albie your (off-)topic is unfortunately missing...

@Albie your (off-)topic is unfortunately missing the point/problem. Gros Buck even didn't read that I am talking about problems with the position 1 mapping. But anyway, despite this obvious ignorance...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
Why weird? I said that position 1 (soft) seems to...

Why weird? I said that position 1 (soft) seems to have caused problems in conjunction with the mounted Akra because I cannot think of anything else to be the reason.

Concerning reliability,...
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2012, 12:59 AM
Replies: 424
Views: 125,349
Posted By Frontwheel21
I have had one major problem a couple of days...

I have had one major problem a couple of days ago. :cry In a hot city center of southwestern France suddenly the FI warning lamp started to flash. I could not anymore accelerate properly and there...
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