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Forum: Beasts 09-19-2014, 02:23 PM
Replies: 3,770
Views: 689,706
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Here's the lin k; ...

Here's the lin k;

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1009260&highlight=STROM
Forum: Beasts 09-16-2014, 07:40 AM
Replies: 3,770
Views: 689,706
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Dl650 Luggage

Just posted a complete set of side case luggage from a 2013 Wee Strom ADV model in the flea market. Both bags and mounts.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Isn't surging caused by a lean condition? ...

Isn't surging caused by a lean condition?

TravelGuy


Surging at a steady speed is usually a sign of a rich fuel mixture at that speed, at 20 mph(depending on gear used) I would think your...
Forum: Americas 09-09-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 24,827
Views: 1,966,539
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Sorry to hear that, it's been 15 years since I...

Sorry to hear that, it's been 15 years since I was there.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 05:16 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I tired draining the blow several times but that...

I tired draining the blow several times but that didn't get it all out, probably a pint totally, all other potential problems checked out okay. So I dump the tank put in fresh gas and all was good. ...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
When my DR acted like that it turned out to be...

When my DR acted like that it turned out to be water in the fuel tank. Had to remove tank and turn it upside down to drain all the watery gas.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 09-08-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
35mm film canister fits snug over the key slot. ...

35mm film canister fits snug over the key slot. I keep one in my tank bag.

TravelGuy

TE=Emmbeedee;25027029]I'm getting a little worried about how much rain gets into the ignition switch...
Forum: Americas 09-06-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 24,827
Views: 1,966,539
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Tulum is worth the trip! TravelGuy

Tulum is worth the trip!

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 09-05-2014, 04:47 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Yes! TravelGuy

Yes!

TravelGuy
Forum: Equipment 09-04-2014, 07:25 PM
Replies: 6,339
Views: 2,501,901
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Impressive show of how to properly pack your bike...

Impressive show of how to properly pack your bike on your camping gear.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
For my DR 650's I have had IMS (unsatisfied). ...

For my DR 650's I have had IMS (unsatisfied). Acerbis (satisfied). Safari (very satisfied), excellent quality. All three in natural will stain, probably about the same. The petcock valves...
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 07:22 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
We'll see when he replies but it seems to me that...

We'll see when he replies but it seems to me that he's traveling solo. Since there is a buss ahead of him it's my guess that this is the only way to get where he is going. From my experience...
Forum: Equipment 09-02-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 6,339
Views: 2,501,901
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Very impressive!!! TravelGuy

Very impressive!!!

TravelGuy
Forum: Americas 08-31-2014, 05:42 AM
Replies: 24,827
Views: 1,966,539
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Thanks for posting this link. I find it very...

Thanks for posting this link. I find it very interesting reading. It will become a daily habit.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-24-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Contact MotoLab in the venders section of ADV. ...

Contact MotoLab in the venders section of ADV. He has a large stock of carb parts.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2014, 06:36 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Have used one gauges for the passed ten years or...

Have used one gauges for the passed ten years or more. Very reliable.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Check for loose/bad connection of the battery...

Check for loose/bad connection of the battery negative lead both at the battery and at the frame connection.

TravelGuy
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 6,339
Views: 2,501,901
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I always carry on camping trips where the law...

I always carry on camping trips where the law allows, don't go on camping trips where the law of that state does not allow.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Thought I remember a discussion months ago on...

Thought I remember a discussion months ago on this thread that since the o40o was a street approved OEM muffler that it had a spark arrester built in?

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-10-2014, 04:51 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Yes both rebound and compression. ...

Yes both rebound and compression.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I also have used the RaceTech shaft assby and am...

I also have used the RaceTech shaft assby and am totally pleased on and off road.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
My statement had no exclusion to big 4. ...

My statement had no exclusion to big 4.

KTM
Husky
Yamaha
and BMW has a twin.


TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 07-29-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Thanks for posting Jeff. One of the best color...

Thanks for posting Jeff. One of the best color schemes yet.

Great that they have not made any changes to the design like water cooling or fuel injection, there are enough other bikes on...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I'm 6' tall and have done the factory lowering on...

I'm 6' tall and have done the factory lowering on all three of the DR650's I have owned. Never found a down side to the lowering and have enjoyed the upside. Corners better and I can reach the ground...
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
+1 400+ miles is a good range for a tank...

+1

400+ miles is a good range for a tank when traveling. Also gives you more opportunity to shop for less expensive gas in metro areas. Plus I don't really enjoy stopping to gas up every...
Forum: Thumpers 07-14-2014, 09:13 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I have removed that bolt on my DR several times...

I have removed that bolt on my DR several times to change shocks.
1st set the DR on a mike crate of stand.

2nd remove rear wheel, helps with working room. Then you can lay under the bike to...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 06:56 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I've got a set of K60's on my V Strom 650. At...

I've got a set of K60's on my V Strom 650. At this time they have more than 8500 miles on them (all but 300 miles on pavement) and still have safe tread remaining. You'll have no problems on your...
Forum: Thumpers 07-04-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Looks okay for another 3000 at least. ...

Looks okay for another 3000 at least.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 07-02-2014, 06:33 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I had three different tanks for my DR's. IMS,...

I had three different tanks for my DR's. IMS, Acerbis, and the Safari. By far I like the Safari best. Safari with the front brace is the most secure but no fitment problems. Acerbis is good...
Forum: Thumpers 06-30-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I don't understand how this is a downside to...

I don't understand how this is a downside to Imtiminators. I've used Intiminators on two of my DR's an find them to only have upside effects. They are a great product and improvement.

...
Forum: Thumpers 06-27-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Call MotoLab. You will find them in the Venders...

Call MotoLab. You will find them in the Venders thread.

TravelGuy
Forum: Equipment 06-26-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 6,339
Views: 2,501,901
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Thanks for posting. Really great to get back on...

Thanks for posting. Really great to get back on topic after pages of stoves that should be in another thread.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 06-22-2014, 03:37 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
That a bad thing for motorcycles!!!! ...

That a bad thing for motorcycles!!!!

Travelguy
Forum: Thumpers 06-16-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Seems like a 33% increase to me? TravelGuy ...

Seems like a 33% increase to me?

TravelGuy




So i dont worry about it much.
Got 15kmiles out of my last chain.
But honestly thats only 5k more than i get with never lubing a chain.
Forum: Thumpers 06-12-2014, 12:29 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
+1 TravelGuy

+1

TravelGuy
Forum: Equipment 06-05-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 6,339
Views: 2,501,901
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Thermo-Rest Neo-Air packs to about 4"x9". Using...

Thermo-Rest Neo-Air packs to about 4"x9". Using for two years. Very comfortable.

TravelGuy
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Had a problem like this one day after filling...

Had a problem like this one day after filling tank. Fought the problem for hours then took the tank off the bike and poured all the gas out. Put in fresh gas and problem cured. Water in the gas....
Forum: Americas 05-19-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 24,827
Views: 1,966,539
Posted By TRAVELGUY
Baja/San Luis Rio Colorado Crossing

Used this border crossing into Baja a few months ago, really easy, helpful personnel. Nice not needing a TVIV for Baja but I have a question. Is it correct that if staying only three days or less...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I disagree. Major stresses are absorbed by the...

I disagree. Major stresses are absorbed by the trailer suspension. The bikes suspension still has some movement. Have never poked a hole in trailer or truck bed. Possibly your trying down the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-19-2014, 04:12 AM
Replies: 98,687
Views: 18,821,348
Posted By TRAVELGUY
I've been hauling bikes since 1964. Putting...

I've been hauling bikes since 1964. Putting kickstand down has always been done on purpose on heavy bikes like the DR. Done properly restrains bike from swaying to that side and makes bike firmer...
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