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Forum: Orange Crush 05-18-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,985
Posted By Dogtown
Water pump

Ive got almost 40,000 Miles on mine! I have a replacement too but have not needed it. I did a real good flush when the bike was new and a good amount of white (casting sand?) flushed out. KTM and...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-28-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,228
Posted By Dogtown
pinch

This happened to me! It was the wires coming out of the key ignition! Easy fix!

I think mine got pinched from my tank bag strap, so if you use one watch it!
Forum: Orange Crush 01-06-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,533
Posted By Dogtown
My two cents!

Wheel balancing is not the issue in most cases because the shake will happen at lower speeds. Many Moto x riders don't balance there wheels and don't have this issue.
Forum: Orange Crush 12-26-2013, 08:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,533
Posted By Dogtown
wobble!

OK... there is lots on this in here but let me tell you how it does and doesn't occur in my 990.

It is mostly how I have my 990 loaded that causes any wobble/vibration. It will be fine...
Forum: Orange Crush 12-01-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By Dogtown
wind!

Any experience on a 990 and wind for comparison? I'm sure the 1190 is better!

Cheers!
Forum: Orange Crush 12-01-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 647
Posted By Dogtown
Hows the 1190 in a strong cross wind??

I love my 07 990 Adventure! I have many long trips on it with the wife on the back and the only gripe I have is the way it responds to a strong cross wind. I have been in very dangerous situations...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-03-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Dogtown
And the winner is!!!! Starter relay! No...

And the winner is!!!!

Starter relay! No warning, just up and died!
Thanks for all the input!
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2013, 05:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Dogtown
Starter is not making a sound! No wind up or...

Starter is not making a sound! No wind up or anything
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2013, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Dogtown
Bump start

Crash!! how the hell are ya! Thanks for the input! I did not try to bump start it. I was in San Fran but not on the right street.:rofl

This is my second Shoria and the thing is, it seams to...
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2013, 04:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 861
Posted By Dogtown
First tow! 07 990 ADV

:cry

The deets:
Bike been sitting for ten days off the charger with a Shoria battery.
Started right up in the AM and rode off to work with heated jacket and grips on to stay toasty.
I have a...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-31-2013, 10:21 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 29,686
Posted By Dogtown
Tubliss

As I understand tubeliss not getting dot certified is more then admin. Not sure I would ride the 990 at 120mph with tubliss in place. Awesome answer for motox and trail riding on smaller bikes...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-31-2013, 09:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 657
Posted By Dogtown
Whaduyathink?

Getting the 07 990 adv ready for some long haul adventure rides and have a dilemma. With over 30K on the bike I still have the original water pump and fuel filter. As far as I can tell everything...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-31-2013, 06:31 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,046
Posted By Dogtown
dude!

Bummer! The Black ones are faster!!! :D

Congrats!

:clap
Forum: Orange Crush 03-18-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,111
Posted By Dogtown
Whoa

Quick question....and your all welcome to let me have it! :rofl

The stock battery nor any oem battery is water proof is it? I know one person chimed in on a "zero gravity" battery being...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-07-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 620
Posted By Dogtown
tire weld!

You put that tire foam in a tubed tire and it worked??

:ear
Forum: Orange Crush 03-04-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 747
Posted By Dogtown
zega

If you buy the zega's without mounts you should be able to install Zega mounts to fit or easily or cheaply make your own mounts to fit.

Gobi's where to friggin big for me and the double jacket...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-15-2013, 04:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,550
Posted By Dogtown
shorai

I'm on my 2nd.....I keep mine on a trickle charger/battery tender. Lots of guys that I respect on here love this batt but its the last one i will own. Just dont trust um 100%. Originally Shorai...
Forum: Orange Crush 02-04-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,793
Posted By Dogtown
+1 ??? Did you not have the kill switch...

+1
???

Did you not have the kill switch to on??? :wink::D
Forum: Orange Crush 01-23-2013, 10:30 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,793
Posted By Dogtown
Hummm?

Fuel coming in and sparking blue plugs equal combustion! The only thing I can thing of is fuel to air ratios not being correct for actual combustion. If this was the cause a sensor would be out...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-20-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 912
Posted By Dogtown
airbox vent tubes

Ive got (maybe) a related question/comment.

My 07 990 is making some weird throaty air box noises intermittintly....Totaly weird!? I kept the bike running and as far as I can see the 1/2 inch...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-19-2013, 06:57 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 8,793
Posted By Dogtown
no start?

You can hear the fuel pump pre-start noise? I know you said no spark but just curiouse...

I think it will crank with the kickstand switch....Kick stand switch cuts the spark not the power to the...
Forum: Orange Crush 01-19-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,431
Posted By Dogtown
boxes!

Ive had all of them!

Soft bags only carry enough for an overnight.
Gobies are tooooo wide (for me)
Aluminums are a bit too fragile for "get offs"
Happy with pelicans! Home made mounts on...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,878
Posted By Dogtown
Wobbler

+6 on not the tire?... Well not for me at least. This is how it goes on my 990:

No boxes = no wobble
Boxes= de cell wobble.
Boxes evenly loaded =no wobble.

I know it's weird but it's...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-26-2012, 08:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,502
Posted By Dogtown
2up riding

Holy cow little wan awesome video! You got skills!!!

Wife and I have done Baja 2 up, Coco' s and such. There was a bunch of deep sand back then and standing up for me was key. Momentum too...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-20-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
UPDATE. Problem solved

So.... I got home replaced just about every wear item on the bike and ordered a temp sensor. The temp sensor is an order item because as everyone has told me "they never fail". I changed my $1000...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-15-2012, 08:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 544
Posted By Dogtown
tires

I run 40 in the rear and 34 in the front when loaded. 8 lbs less per wheel in dirt.
Forum: Orange Crush 08-15-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,135
Posted By Dogtown
hot bike

Just got back from a trip and ran into overheating problems too. One weird thing is its flashing without being maxed out. Usually the temp bars go to the top, then the bars flash.

When...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-05-2012, 08:32 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
Just got home safe and sound! Heres what I do...

Just got home safe and sound! Heres what I do know.....More of which I don't know, but here goes.

Day one from SF bay area over the sierras the bike was smooth as silk and rode flawless with...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-04-2012, 09:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,353
Posted By Dogtown
Heat

Just rode from Santa Fe to Reno today with a properly tensioned chain and no vib and no crazy heat! So for my melted tube in Baja, I think this was the problem.

What was the purpose of loosening...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-03-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,353
Posted By Dogtown
Hot tires

Hey

I've got another one to throw in. This is something I noticed in the last few days during a road trip that I'm on. Riding through New Mexico I was getting a vibration. During my fuel stops...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2012, 08:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,558
Posted By Dogtown
Ortho docs are such hacks! A mediocre carpenter...

Ortho docs are such hacks! A mediocre carpenter wouldn't get away with mending a fence post like that!! :D Man that's a lot of hardware! Tons of respect to you for getting on a bike again. Takes...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2012, 05:20 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
Yea! They sure have a lot of bikes and atvs in...

Yea! They sure have a lot of bikes and atvs in there to sell, but if they need service or you need a part good luck! Everything special order! Might as well shop online. That and the parts guy...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2012, 04:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dogtown
Update

Got my bike back early! Here's the scoop, they plugged in the bike and read all the codes it was throwing and here they are:

1) intake air temp sensor. Input too high
2) engine coolant temp...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-02-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dogtown
I use engine ice in my bike and couldn't tell ya...

I use engine ice in my bike and couldn't tell ya if it was good or bad!

Sean
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,537
Posted By Dogtown
Hey Dad2!,, Thanks for the offer! I made...

Hey Dad2!,,

Thanks for the offer! I made it to Santa Fe and the bike ran fine all the way up, but spewed engine ice all over the place when I stopped at a bike shop and turned it off. Code is...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 01:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
Update

Ok I'm out of the race! Got into Santa fe and decided to hit the ktm dealer there. I pulled in the lot turned the bike off and it spewed rad fluid all over! Ran fine there but not happy once we...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 08:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
Awesome! Yes! Thank you! Gunna go try it......

Awesome! Yes! Thank you! Gunna go try it......
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 07:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
I have been totally ignoring the burping thing...

I have been totally ignoring the burping thing cause I haven't messed with the cooling system in 20,000 miles. Do you think that i can develop an air bubble that needs to be burped?
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 06:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 575
Posted By Dogtown
Coolent temp sensor

Anyone know where the coolest temp sensor is on a adv 990? Thinking its right near the res on the back side of the radiator but not sure?

Cheers
Forum: Orange Crush 08-01-2012, 06:19 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,485
Posted By Dogtown
Thank you goss!!!

Thank you goss!!!
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