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Forum: Vendors 01-10-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 2,442
Views: 763,739
Posted By Croissant Warrior
There is a rally in Victoria, Australia and I...

There is a rally in Victoria, Australia and I thought it would be good to have a bunch of decals and a few patches to sell folks. How do I go about getting a bunch of them sent Down Under? The rally...
Forum: Australia 10-04-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Flickit, I am confused. Ordered the four...

Flickit, I am confused.

Ordered the four wheel bearing and three seals for the wheel, but for the Cush drive I think the dimensions you quote makes no sense. I did oreder the part from the link,...
Forum: Australia 09-09-2013, 07:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Croissant Warrior
I am in melbourne, and ok for sure. Tx mate. ...

I am in melbourne, and ok for sure. Tx mate.


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Forum: Australia 09-09-2013, 04:19 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Forgive my ignorance but can you enlighten me by...

Forgive my ignorance but can you enlighten me by defining what a "cush bearing" is?
Forum: Australia 09-09-2013, 04:09 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
That is the one. PM me. Also seeking one...

That is the one. PM me.

Also seeking one wheel bearing. I have the four needed and will do a job on all wheels, but want to carry a spare in case one fails.

you can reach me on 0457 076 147
Forum: Australia 09-09-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Is there a place in australia that sells bearings...

Is there a place in australia that sells bearings and throttle cables?

~CW


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Forum: Australia 09-09-2013, 03:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Where to get stuff

Hey inmates,

Wondering where the heck to get parts and acces. Here down under for my Tenere. Looks like most folks order from the uk. Are there no local distributors, even for third party stuff...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2013, 07:22 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 38,132
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Spares for along the way

Hey again,

In prep for the overlander, I am puzzled about what spares to take along the way, considering I will be in second world countries and Americas (where Ten pats are few and far between)
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-26-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 38,132
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Cool stuff RTWPaul, and reading this thread with...

Cool stuff RTWPaul, and reading this thread with eagle eyes as I prepare to set off on a 2010 Ten from Oz to the US. Will have a look at greasing bearings and do my valves.

Thanks for a...
Forum: Australia 06-12-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 351
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Grampians ride ideas

Hey folks,

HU rally in October is coming to Grampians, and it is time to start posting good ride ideas. Anyone got something to offer? We'd look at various calibers, from gnarly to breezy.
...
Forum: Equipment 05-02-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,583
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Looks like you got no traction on this...

Looks like you got no traction on this thread...oldie. Maybe 3 years down the track there are options from Pacsafe.

what was the choice in the end?

~CW
Forum: Australia 03-18-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Hey Flickit! How did you mount your Pelican...

Hey Flickit!

How did you mount your Pelican cases?

~CW
Forum: Australia 03-18-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
I am a little lost. Two Kev's mods? I know of the...

I am a little lost. Two Kev's mods? I know of the O2 potentiometer mod, which is the other one?

~CW
Forum: Australia 03-18-2013, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Thinking of having seat done as well. Who in VIC...

Thinking of having seat done as well. Who in VIC is doing that?

~CW
Forum: Australia 03-18-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Curious about your statement on "short trips." I...

Curious about your statement on "short trips." I have used it on short trips, and I agree. What of a long trip would make the GL not so good anymore?

~CW
Forum: Australia 02-26-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,456
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Met a couple of Aussies who both had a VHF wired...

Met a couple of Aussies who both had a VHF wired on the dash. I thought this could be good if the two riders get separated and want to communicate. How likely would get separated from my wife's...
Forum: Australia 02-24-2013, 05:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,456
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Comms when heading to the bush, or red centre

Hey folks,

We just moved here from US and are interested in exploring the bush, and remote areas of Australia. At times it will be me only, other times my wife on her bike.

What are the...
Forum: Australia 02-17-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 4,740
Views: 966,214
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Cush drives???

Someone cares to enlighten me on the cush drives issues? and its solution, if any? Got my eyes on a 2010.

~CW
Forum: Australia 02-06-2013, 03:46 AM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
I am with Holmgren. First, the likelihood of...

I am with Holmgren.

First, the likelihood of damage is negatory IMO.

From experience, I have had two kinds of backfiring, and they sounded different, so I could tell which was which.

The...
Forum: Australia 02-05-2013, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,676
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Stolen klr 650

Morning folks,

Sad day for me as I head outside my door to find no more motorcycle. Please keep an eye out for a beat-up hand-painted yellow plastics KLR (2000) with a large white plastic IMS fuel...
Forum: Australia 02-05-2013, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Stolen a14 klr from port melbourne

Morning folks,

Sad day for me as I head outside my door to find no more motorcycle. Please keep an eye out for a beat-up hand-painted yellow plastics KLR (2000) with a large white plastic IMS fuel...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2013, 11:23 PM
Replies: 12,858
Views: 1,227,138
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Neutral light always off

Looking for advice and direction...

Neutral light no longer lights up. Looked at the diagram, I see it is fed by a brown (+12V) and baby blue (on pic is it LT GN) which feeds all the way to the...
Forum: Australia 01-22-2013, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Where to get OEM parts

Hey gents,

Where does one go to get OEM parts that are not a rip-off, either online or in Melb?

~CW
Forum: Australia 01-20-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Will check, in both radiator and overflow. ...

Will check, in both radiator and overflow.

If I need to do this job, what Kawi parts do I need? About to take the whole thing apart.
Forum: Australia 01-20-2013, 07:34 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
This is for a 2000 KLR. Mine is in MPH and I get...

This is for a 2000 KLR. Mine is in MPH and I get tired of doing the conversion.

Two questions:
1.Is the tach accurate enough to bother wiring it? On another bike it was useless.
2. Is it worth...
Forum: Australia 01-12-2013, 11:13 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Bought one from US and will install, maybe share...

Bought one from US and will install, maybe share the experience.

CW
Forum: Australia 01-12-2013, 11:12 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Small oil leak in the drain hole under the water...

Small oil leak in the drain hole under the water pump, manual says it is time to replace the engine gasket. Truth is this leak has been around for as long as I have owned the bike, a good five years....
Forum: Australia 01-12-2013, 11:10 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,964
Posted By Croissant Warrior
It may not happen often, but what about a humble...

It may not happen often, but what about a humble apology on Advrider?

Two weeks into riding here, drivers are not as bad as they were when I rode my push bike. I do get the odd tailgater on the...
Forum: Australia 01-09-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Vapor anyone?

Looking for someone who has already installed a vapor and/or dashboard to see what it looks like mounted, and maybe get some tips on the whole job.

Have any pics?

~CW
Forum: Australia 12-26-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,964
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Thanks Paul. The had only tacked it at two points...

Thanks Paul. The had only tacked it at two points and last night, in a fitful of rage, proceeded in venting my frustrations by hacking the junk out. I now have a fully functional power band. As soon...
Forum: Australia 12-26-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,964
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Pissed These guys are idiots

These guys are tossers to the highest degree...

Of the many bullsh** they pulled on me, they decided my exhaust might be too loud (even thought the VASS Engineering certificate measured it under...
Forum: Australia 12-20-2012, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
H4 light bulb

Hey gang,

Getting acquainted with the Aussie way, just discovered I can't just find a PIAA H4 light bulb around here. It had some good advantages:
* More towards the white-blue spectrum made for...
Forum: Australia 12-15-2012, 10:23 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Hey gents. Looking for a new rear disc, and a...

Hey gents. Looking for a new rear disc, and a used speedometer. Any advice?

CW
Forum: Australia 12-15-2012, 10:22 PM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Went progressive only for a while, too bouncy for...

Went progressive only for a while, too bouncy for me. Went back to linear with race tech emulator. Loving it.
Forum: Australia 11-14-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,964
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Looking for cheap Roadworthy certs shop in melbourne

Bikes are about to arrive from the US and need a Roadworthy certs. Looking for a cheap one in the Melbourne area.

Advice?
Forum: Thumpers 10-14-2012, 08:52 PM
Replies: 5,218
Views: 1,221,624
Posted By Croissant Warrior
KLR650 Lens pic

Hey KLRers - this is less about modifs then a request. I am shipping my KLR abroad and may need a lens swap for left hand riding. Can one of you take a close up photo of your headlight lens (frontal...
Forum: Airheads 09-27-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 2,674
Views: 469,074
Posted By Croissant Warrior
searching for headlight lens for left-hand drive

Just move the R80 ST from US to Oz and am in search of a headlght lens to make it street legal. PM me.

~CW
Forum: Australia 09-18-2012, 05:26 AM
Replies: 1,589
Views: 180,695
Posted By Croissant Warrior
shipping my baby from the US

This is on the boat, coming to Melbourne:
http://i106.photobucket.com/albums/m276/croissant_warrior/dsc_0135ModifiedinGIMPImageEditor.jpg

some folks say I am crazy to move such a piece of junk,...
Forum: Australia 05-19-2012, 05:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By Croissant Warrior
About gear

So wife and I are debating whether to sell/store our gear and buy local, or carry across the ocean. Talking about not only our suits and stuff, but also things like saddle bags and tank cases....
Forum: Australia 05-17-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 800
Posted By Croissant Warrior
Thanks for the replies folks, this is a good...

Thanks for the replies folks, this is a good start...22 flavour of mud is more than most ice cream shops.

@Precis - Not sure where yet, if the money allows it we are looking at south, Elsternwick,...
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