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Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2013, 10:27 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By Northyork
Thanks for your reply. I have added to the...

Thanks for your reply.
I have added to the bike KTM's heated grips, a couple of USB outlets for my phone and GPS and PIAA 510's auxiliary lights.
PIAA's came with 35w bulbs, one of them burned out...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-08-2013, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 879
Posted By Northyork
How many watts are left for accessories ktm990adv

Hi, I have a 2012 KTM 990 Adv. From what I could find it has a 450 Watts alternator.
I would like to know how many Watts are available for accessories.
Forum: Orange Crush 06-25-2013, 05:23 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,050
Posted By Northyork
Hi Alon, I emailed you back a week...

Hi Alon, I emailed you back a week ago........check your spam box. Anyhow, there is no need to cut any wires to disable 2nd and 3rd gear limiter. The easy way is to un-check EPC in TUNE-ECU. I...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-16-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 808
Posted By Northyork
My bike is a brand new KTM 990 Adventure. This...

My bike is a brand new KTM 990 Adventure. This weekend I got a flat rear tire. While taking the tube out I noticed that there was a nut on the inside part of the stem but nothing on the outside...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 3,266
Posted By Northyork
Bugatti Veyron Grand Sport Vitesse becomes the fastest convertible in the world

I like the Orange

408.84 km/h 254.04 mph

http://autos.yahoo.com/blogs/motoramic/bugatti-veyron-grand-sport-vitesse-becomes-fastest-convertible-173738840.html

...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2013, 01:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,341
Posted By Northyork
Congrats on you new bike. :clap Saturday it...

Congrats on you new bike. :clap
Saturday it might rain but Sunday looks like is going to be an OK day.

My bike is getting its first service on Monday
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,341
Posted By Northyork
Thanks Alon for your reply. We should get...

Thanks Alon for your reply. We should get together sometime and go for a ride. Forks of Credit for a coffe?
I am 6'2", from what you are saying they should fit me. I see on KTM's website they...
Forum: Orange Crush 04-11-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,341
Posted By Northyork
KTM's HQ Pants and Jacket

Does anyone have KTM's HQ pants and Jacket?

I would like to know what is the inseam and/or full length of the XL HQ pants. KTM item number 3WP121215

Do you know who makes them for KTM?

Is...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-22-2013, 08:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,943
Posted By Northyork
what I like about Gobis is the fact they can hold...

what I like about Gobis is the fact they can hold 3.5lt of water each. You just need to buy/install a couple of taps to take advantage of this feature.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2013, 11:31 AM
Replies: 10,866
Views: 2,289,669
Posted By Northyork
USB port on dash + RAM ball for GPS or Phone ...

USB port on dash + RAM ball for GPS or Phone
http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx200/northyork1/20130215_125634Large.jpg
http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx200/northyork1/20130215_130109Large.jpg
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2013, 06:21 AM
Replies: 10,866
Views: 2,289,669
Posted By Northyork
Placed loads of di-electric grease on every...

Placed loads of di-electric grease on every single electric connector on the bike.
Installed a Fuzeblock FZ-1
http://i755.photobucket.com/albums/xx200/northyork1/20130214_192729Large.jpg
...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-12-2013, 07:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,015
Posted By Northyork
Can it be used on a bike with wet clutch? Cannot...

Can it be used on a bike with wet clutch? Cannot find any info
Forum: Orange Crush 02-12-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,015
Posted By Northyork
break-in oil

Here is some info I have gathered from Amsoil's website http://www.amsoil.com/shop/by-product/motor-oil/gasoline/break-in-oil-%28sae-30%29/

AMSOIL Break-In Oil is an SAE 30 viscosity grade oil...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-08-2013, 04:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Findings after oil change

A bit of background on the bike

Bike is new, odometer reads 0.7Km
Engine was most likely run at the dealer during PDI
The day I received the bike it was -14C, still I could not resist and rode...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Sorry Rupert, I do not know enough about engines...

Sorry Rupert, I do not know enough about engines or this bike in particular to help you out
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2013, 05:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Yeap, GP is where I bought it. Thanks for the...

Yeap, GP is where I bought it. Thanks for the tip.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2013, 05:05 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,843
Posted By Northyork
Alon, Thank you. I will PM you.

Alon, Thank you. I will PM you.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2013, 05:01 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,843
Posted By Northyork
Thanks for the advice

Thanks for the advice
Forum: Orange Crush 02-07-2013, 05:52 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,843
Posted By Northyork
Thank you all for your replies. I am still...

Thank you all for your replies.

I am still not sure on how to interpret the label under the seat. Anyone out there?

Most of my riding is going to be highway, country roads, gravel and trails....
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2013, 11:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Nice bike!!! I found very interesting the...

Nice bike!!! I found very interesting the article you pointed me to. Thanks
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2013, 11:44 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Thank you bbjumper and stkmkt1 for sharing your...

Thank you bbjumper and stkmkt1 for sharing your experiences. Your advice is appreciated.
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2013, 11:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
Can't wait to ride it, I am just waiting for the...

Can't wait to ride it, I am just waiting for the streets to be clear of snow and salt. It was delivered around 3 weeks
ago. The odometer still reads 0KM.
...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2013, 10:55 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,678
Posted By Northyork
What's The Best Way To Break-In A New Engine ??

Has anyone try this method? What do you think about it? I have to break-in my bike and do not know if I should follow the manual or otherwise.
http://www.mototuneusa.com/break_in_secrets.htm

...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-06-2013, 08:28 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 11,921
Posted By Northyork
K&N New Product Release: KT-9907 High-Flow Air Filter, KTM 990 Adventure

One more option when it comes to air filters for the 990 ADV


RIVERSIDE, CA January 8, 2013 (Motor Sports Newswire) - K&N Engineering, Inc (http://www.knfilters.com/)., releases yet another...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,843
Posted By Northyork
I removed the seat in search of a hook to lock...

I removed the seat in search of a hook to lock the helmet with the cable provided in the toolkit. I was not able to find it. Anyhow, while I was there decided to read the stickers KTM has placed...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,635
Posted By Northyork
motion pro seal mate how to video

Motion Pro Seal Mate

<iframe src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/8wlzfoVroSY?feature=player_embedded" allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="360" width="640"></iframe>
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2013, 09:15 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By Northyork
5 minute video

A friend of mine sent me this 5 minute video. I am sure you are going to enjoy it.

<iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/49445992" webkitallowfullscreen="" mozallowfullscreen=""...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2013, 09:13 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
Short video

A friend of mine sent me this 5 minute long video. I am sure you are going to enjoy it

<iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/49445992" webkitallowfullscreen="" mozallowfullscreen=""...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2013, 06:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 9,843
Posted By Northyork
990 Adventure suspension settings for 100kg (220lb) rider

A few weeks ago I bought a 2012 KTM 990 Adventure Dakar.:clap
I have gone through the manual and found 4 different settings, comfort, standard, sport and full payload, but it does not say anything...
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
DR650 Safari tank, Corbin, maier handguards, GSXR can and more

I am re-posting this since my original post was deleted because i forgot to add prices, my second post was deleted due to forbidden links to Kijiji.
...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 11:52 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
I have edited the post. It shows prices now. ...

I have edited the post. It shows prices now. Check you private messages
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 11:26 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
I have sent you a reply. The original link...

I have sent you a reply. The original link stopped working (I posted in the wrong place and moderator deleted it) Here is the new link...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 10:52 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
[QUOTE=Northyork;20625936]Hi, I have sold my...

[QUOTE=Northyork;20625936]Hi, I have sold my DR650, move on to a KTM 990 Adventure. DR650 is a great bike, it gave me lots of satisfactions, but it was time to try something new. Anyhow I have a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-01-2013, 08:36 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
DR650 Accessories

Hi, I have sold my DR650, moved on to a KTM 990 Adventure. DR650 is a great bike, it gave me lots of satisfactions, but it was time to try something new. Anyhow I have a whole bunch of accessories...
Forum: Vendors 01-31-2013, 05:20 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 37,602
Posted By Northyork
Two thumbs up!!!!!!!!!! From UK to Canada in a...

Two thumbs up!!!!!!!!!! From UK to Canada in a week. Bracket fits perfectly on my 2012 990 Adventure with stock skidplate. Beautifully crafted!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks:clap
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2012, 12:30 PM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
Thanks for your reply ER70S-2 :freaky I have...

Thanks for your reply ER70S-2 :freaky
I have close to 17000km on my original chain. Same thing as what you described. I have had to adjust it a couple of times in the last few weeks.

I have...
Forum: Thumpers 07-05-2012, 11:28 AM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
Chain and sprockets replacement

How often should one replace chain and sprockets? What is a reasonable amount of kms before replacement?
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2011, 06:58 PM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
Check the gasket at the cam chain tensioner ...

Check the gasket at the cam chain tensioner That gasket is a common place for leaks.
Forum: Thumpers 08-17-2011, 01:44 PM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
There are a few techniques of paintless dent...

There are a few techniques of paintless dent removal that can be used. Check the following videos

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfRya_ke8Ps&feature=related
...
Forum: Thumpers 05-25-2011, 12:22 PM
Replies: 100,328
Views: 19,284,902
Posted By Northyork
Funny thing you mentioned that. When I bought...

Funny thing you mentioned that. When I bought them I noticed the back tire is made in Germany and the front in Brazil. Have not had any issues with either back or front tire. It is going to be...
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