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Forum: Road warriors 06-12-2014, 08:45 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I will have to reword it then, but it did not...

I will have to reword it then, but it did not want to come out smashing a local business....you never know, I might have to go back in there and order parts or something (but I highly doubt it as...
Forum: Road warriors 06-11-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Fixed!!!! with no help from the HD warranty.

Well, the HD warranty turned out to be completely useless! All those bozo's know how to do is hook the bike up to a diagnostics machine and do whatever it tells them to do........it seems no-one can...
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
:thumb

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Forum: Road warriors 01-10-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
It's ski season!

Maybe I will try option #1 myself, but I am in ski mode right now and not worrying about summer stuff yet. They seem to be trying one thing at at time, ordering electrical components that take weeks...
Forum: Road warriors 01-09-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Still at the shop

The one advantage to a Buell is that it doesn't take up too much room in your garage, as it has been in the shop for the last 4 months. There is over 4 feet of snow here, so they are waiting until...
Forum: Road warriors 10-20-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Noce looking bike!

That sounds good! Where did you end up getting it?

I am getting a little frustrated right now, as the weather is awesome here right now, and the bike is still in the shop. But I am going to let...
Forum: Road warriors 10-19-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Not fixed yet!

They replaced the instrument cluster, and nothing has changed. They are now ordering some more electrical connections and sensors, after spending more time of the diagnostics bench. Hopefully I get...
Forum: Road warriors 09-05-2013, 10:01 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Easy Now!!! There may be a few gremlins, but it...

Easy Now!!! There may be a few gremlins, but it is an amazing bike to ride! Holy crap fast and the big sound of the V twin.
Forum: Road warriors 09-05-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I have heard about the charging system issue, and...

I have heard about the charging system issue, and I guess I will deal with that when it happens. If I am still on warranty then I get the HD fix, if I am off warranty I go the EBR route.

Hey...
Forum: Road warriors 09-04-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Instrument cluster

Had the bike at the dealer today, and according to their diagnostics, there is some kind of communication error between the speedometer/tachometer/etc in the instrument cluster and the ECM. So they...
Forum: Canada 08-27-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 411
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Buell Service in Alberta?

I am the new owner of a Buell 1125R, and was wondering if anyone had any recommendations for a service/tuning shop in Alberta? I have 2 years of extended warranty left, but I am not sure if that is...
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Thanks, I traded it straight across for a...

Thanks, I traded it straight across for a snowmobile (Yamaha Apex Mountain 1000cc 4 stroke) that I didn't use, so I think it was a good deal for me.
It seems all of these problems are computer...
Forum: Road warriors 08-20-2013, 09:59 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,427
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Buell 1125r

I am the new owner of a 2009 Buell 1125r, not sure if this is a good thing or not yet? :huh
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Forum: Canada 12-21-2012, 07:49 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,519
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Tapson Garage Mat

I bought a Tapson Garage Mat for my garage and it works pretty good. I think they are made locally here in Grande Prairie, but I see on the website they can be ordered through your local Home...
Forum: Canada 06-10-2012, 04:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 851
Posted By KLR650Canuk
The Icefield parkway is a nice ride, but I had a...

The Icefield parkway is a nice ride, but I had a friend go through there last weekend, and it was still fairly cold. (-2C at higher elevation) So dress warmly and enjoy! That is what Canadian MC...
Forum: Canada 06-10-2012, 04:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 851
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I do not have any opinion on the service or...

I do not have any opinion on the service or quality, but Countryside Sports here in Grande Prairie is a KTM Dealer. As someone else posted they are open from 8:30 to 5:30, and the phone # is...
Forum: Canada 05-30-2011, 02:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,900
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol attempt

I rode the Campbell highway from north to south, and it was a really nice ride to Ross River. From Ross River to Watson lake it was still nice, but a lot of rough gravel road with some "luggage rack...
Forum: Canada 05-28-2011, 04:25 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,900
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol Road

I tried to ride both of the Canol roads a few years ago around the same time, and both the south and north Canol roads were closed. The south had a bridge washed out, and the ferry at Ross River was...
Forum: Canada 08-10-2010, 11:16 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 780
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I rode this highway last year, and other than one...

I rode this highway last year, and other than one area that had a rock slide and was only one lane through the contruction, it was a really nice ride.
I would highly recommend checking out Telegraph...
Forum: Canada 06-10-2010, 11:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 475
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Whitehorse Honda

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I needed a tire for my KLR650 a few years back, and the Honda dealer in Whitehorse had a very good selection and were able to change the tire for me while I waited. Very good service!!! ...
Forum: Thumpers 03-06-2010, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 889
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Cheap bastard

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I changed out the stock spring with a heavy duty one from "Top Gun Motorcycles"; and not only being a cheap fix, but it works great for me when I am loaded up. (8KG spring from...
Forum: Canada 11-11-2009, 07:55 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,501
Posted By KLR650Canuk
A sweet deal for $399 CDN at...

A sweet deal for $399 CDN at http://www.marstar.ca/gf-norinco/M-14S.shtm , but I just checked the website and they are permanently sold out. That sucks.
Forum: Canada 11-11-2009, 05:02 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,501
Posted By KLR650Canuk
About time

As a responsible gun owner, the whole gun registry was just a bunch of useless red tape. It did not prevent me from purchasing any firearms, it just made the process unpleasant. So I can live with it...
Forum: Canada 08-17-2009, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 425
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I just bought one this summer, and it is good for...

I just bought one this summer, and it is good for a year from the date of purchase.

:ricky
Forum: Canada 06-20-2009, 05:52 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 27,597
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Thanks Gale: I did this trip solo; and that...

Thanks Gale: I did this trip solo; and that helped when I had to change my plans on the fly, the only consensus I needed was inside my helmet. The other positive was; when you travel alone you tend...
Forum: Canada 06-20-2009, 10:15 AM
Replies: 94
Views: 27,597
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol road: Attempt #1

See ride report linky: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?p=10139131#post10139131


:ricky
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2009, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,419
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol road : attempt #1

The plan was to ride to Johnson's Crossing in the Yukon from Grande Prairie Alberta, then ride up to Ross River on the South Canol road, then continue on the North Canol road to the NWT border. But...
Forum: Canada 06-19-2009, 05:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol attempt #1

I got to Johnson's crossing on Monday morning and found that due to high spring runoff, both the north and south Canol roads were closed due to washed out bridges.
I rode upto Carmacks and down the...
Forum: Canada 06-13-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I checked the link below, and the highway by...

I checked the link below, and the highway by Liard is back open. But I saw 3 water bombers fly over GP last night heading north, so maybe there is another big one burning somewhere up here.
...
Forum: Canada 06-12-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Forest fires?

I decided (was told) to leave on Sunday the 14th instead of Saturday and head up to the Canol, but I have heard that there are a few forest fires in northern BC and the Yukon.
Does anyone have any...
Forum: Canada 05-28-2009, 09:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 401
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I am going to be heading out of GP on Saturday...

I am going to be heading out of GP on Saturday the 12th, on my way to the Canol road. Maybe I will see you somewhere up north. Let me know if you need any assistance when you come through GP.
Neil
Forum: Canada 05-24-2009, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
It sounds like you had an adventure!!!! :ricky

It sounds like you had an adventure!!!!
:ricky
Forum: Canada 05-23-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Hi Richard: If you have not already, check out...

Hi Richard: If you have not already, check out http://www.motorcycleexplorer.com/ , there is some good information the Canol roads. I was going to carry 10 litres of spare fuel, and plan to make it...
Forum: Canada 05-22-2009, 10:21 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,153
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canol Road..

I am planning on riding the Canol road, leaving Grande Prairie around June 13th and do not have to be back at work until the 22nd. I am going solo, but if anyone is interested in coming along, let me...
Forum: Canada 04-16-2009, 09:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 20,815
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Not so bad.

I got my MC licence in Grande PRairie a few years back, and it was not so bad. I decided to buy a KLR650, had it registered and insured for about $450 (just liability) a year with no MC license. This...
Forum: Canada 03-23-2009, 09:40 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 16,040
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Canadian made!

:ricky KLR fairings made in Victoria BC. I just ordered one :evil !!!

http://www.britanniacomposites.com/index.html
Forum: Thumpers 03-23-2009, 09:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,880
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I just ordered one today!!!

I just ordered the XS twin with the HID lights today.......... and after seeing your pics, I pretty *&$#"*ing excited!!!!!!!!

:ricky
Forum: Canada 10-05-2008, 10:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 993
Posted By KLR650Canuk
I think our universal healthcare is very...

I think our universal healthcare is very important, and I think we sometimes take it for granted. I would rather pay higher taxes (which from recent reports I have heard, are not that high compared...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,157
Posted By KLR650Canuk
No complaints

I have put about 7000 km's of hard use on my KLR650.com boxes and rack this year, and no problems so far. I went up to Alaska and then over to the Dempster highway and up to Inuvik with everything...
Forum: Alaska 09-09-2008, 08:07 AM
Replies: 128
Views: 7,539
Posted By KLR650Canuk
Wtf??

I do not always agree with you GusGus, but you say what you mean and you should have a place to talk about your crazy ideas :D . I thought JoMama was the place to do this..... :jomomma , I guess I...
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