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Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 08:20 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Turn signal connectors

Are the front and rear turn signal connectors the same? Are they shared among other Yamaha motorcycles? I'm new to Yamaha, and would like to find a supplier for some connectors.

Thinking about...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 09:10 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Haha, it was one of those 'wheeeeeeeeeee oh I...

Haha, it was one of those 'wheeeeeeeeeee oh I shouldn't do that yet' moments. Enjoying it so far. Now if I can only find a way to jerryrig the Givi VFR racks on to the wrr...


Sent from my iPhone...
Forum: Thumpers 09-09-2014, 07:33 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Yaaay, I joined the club! 2010, 7331 miles,...

Yaaay, I joined the club!

2010, 7331 miles, seemingly very well maintained by the original owner. Still getting used to it, took it on it's inaugural 40 mile ride home. Handles the highway pretty...
Forum: The Garage 09-03-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,175
Posted By brokeagain
Doing the opposite of what JB Weld is supposed to do, with SCIENCE.

Hi all, I couldn't really find what I was looking for quickly, so I'm throwing this up here. I suppose The Garage is the most appropriate place to throw this up.

What do I plan to use this for? ...
Forum: Thumpers 09-03-2014, 08:47 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
I'm really sorry if I start a cascade of "OMG ME...

I'm really sorry if I start a cascade of "OMG ME TOO", but I could use a copy of the service manual. If one could PM me to direct me toward a source, that would be wonderful.

Yes, I searched....
Forum: Thumpers 09-02-2014, 10:28 AM
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Views: 8,693,885
Posted By brokeagain
Post up your buddy's racks of you're able to get...

Post up your buddy's racks of you're able to get some pictures. I'm in the same boat. I've got the tall windscreen, but can likely swap it out for someone's shorter one. I don't want a parasail on...
Forum: Thumpers 08-29-2014, 06:24 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
I picked the one that was easier to load off the...

I picked the one that was easier to load off the enclosed trailer. It took him a minute to distinguish between them, and he owns them!
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2014, 08:45 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Exactly that. Downsizing. If I had my way, I'd...

Exactly that. Downsizing. If I had my way, I'd have a Vee/Concours and the WR, but maybe in a few years when I have the space/resources to maintain two bikes.

The street rubber on the WR was...
Forum: Thumpers 08-28-2014, 08:25 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Alright, it's semi-official: I'm one of you...

Alright, it's semi-official: I'm one of you goons. Put a deposit down for a 2010 WR from a private seller while he recovers the title from the dealer. Can't wait to delve into this thread for real.
...
Forum: Thumpers 08-27-2014, 07:56 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
I was considering g seahorse se710's (when I get...

I was considering g seahorse se710's (when I get a wr... The vstrom goes to a new home today, barring anything extenuating circumstances, fingers crossed).

With my strom experience, a we of cases...
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2014, 09:12 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
Just venting, it's related, promise. It's...

Just venting, it's related, promise.

It's raining cheap WR250R's locally, and I can't sell my V-strom. There are five with low miles and appear to be in good shape. FIVE. DAMNIT.

Frustrating,...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2014, 07:33 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
I'm less afraid of a liquid cooled 4 valve motor...

I'm less afraid of a liquid cooled 4 valve motor revving high than an air cooled two valve locknut engine. Most seem pleased with its performance at 70, so I'll be inclined to believe the masses and...
Forum: Thumpers 08-09-2014, 09:49 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
I largely want the WR for overall lower running...

I largely want the WR for overall lower running costs than the Vee. The DL EATS tires, and it's partially to blame for PA roads. The insurance is another part of it. I was good for costs, then we got...
Forum: Thumpers 08-08-2014, 02:31 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Hi there. I'm sure you hate these types of posts,...

Hi there. I'm sure you hate these types of posts, but I'm going to do it anyway.

I've been searching a little bit for a WR250R/X to replace my V-strom. I live in a city and ride all year in the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-21-2014, 12:05 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Question: Where's a cheap place to get tires...

Question:

Where's a cheap place to get tires mounted? Last set of tires I got mounted they got me for $60/tire :eek1. I should've asked first, I know.

For reference, I'm on the east side of...
Forum: Thumpers 06-04-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 402
Posted By brokeagain
A custom built 185#, YX140 powered travel bike.

http://erie.craigslist.org/mcy/4480025153.html

I came across this yesterday, I'm sort of impressed. It's titled and plated in PA, a state not known for handing out titles like candy.

How sturdy...
Forum: Thumpers 06-03-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Should just be a bolt in replacement. The...

Should just be a bolt in replacement. The troubles I had with the installation was mainly with grounding it well. Make sure the neutral switch ground connector isn't touching anything except the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Haha, you just missed me by a day.

Haha, you just missed me by a day.
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2014, 07:58 AM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
If you want, you can have my old CDI to send to...

If you want, you can have my old CDI to send to the resoldering guy to have it fixed if you like. It didn't pass the electrical tests, but this way you don't have to give up your current one while...
Forum: Thumpers 05-31-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 13,125
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Posted By brokeagain
I had that happen on the XL once when I was about...

I had that happen on the XL once when I was about 20 miles from home. It would leak pretty bad when the carbs would fill up, so I had to do this thing where I would have to turn the petcock on and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-26-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By brokeagain
Good thought! Don't know it's there until you...

Good thought! Don't know it's there until you look, street view can only get you so far with these, unfortunately. Whoever finds it can send whatever amount to wherever they want!
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-26-2014, 10:33 AM
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Posted By brokeagain
Mm. I love microcenter.

Mm. I love microcenter.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-26-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By brokeagain
Nyc - $75

neeeeevermind. Keeping it in the family.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-26-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By brokeagain
Boston - $50

booo bee dooo.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-26-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 400
Posted By brokeagain
neeeeevermind.

neeeeevermind.
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 08:38 PM
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Posted By brokeagain
Hi there. I'm considering a '94 with 72K on it....

Hi there. I'm considering a '94 with 72K on it. Cosmetically just okay, maintainance wasn't ignored from my discussions with him. I know the timing belt service is creeping up, and ill be checking...
Forum: Thumpers 05-22-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Crobox - I second checking the pulse...

Crobox -

I second checking the pulse generator reading. Had a similar problem to you, and that was the last thing I checked/changed.
Forum: Beasts 05-21-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,040
Posted By brokeagain
Mmk, got it mounted. More pics are available if...

Mmk, got it mounted. More pics are available if you like.

As the story begins, I picked up an '07 AN400 stock windscreen to the tune of $50, not terrible.

When I got it and compared it to the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2014, 01:03 PM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Yeah, I kept my plate. The tires actually...

Yeah, I kept my plate.

The tires actually only have about 1000 miles on them, even though they were more than a year old. Had the thing in my basement for a while replacing all the bearings.

By...
Forum: Thumpers 05-14-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Ugh.

The guy who bought my XL is selling it for $500 more than I sold it to him for, after a month.

Jackass.

http://pittsburgh.craigslist.org/mcy/4467454511.html
Forum: Beasts 05-13-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 3,770
Views: 690,165
Posted By brokeagain
This might sound stupid, but have you washed it,...

This might sound stupid, but have you washed it, let it get rained on heavily or driven it in the rain lately (yeah, I know you're in Tuscon, unlikely :) )?

At least for the Vee, and SV's, the...
Forum: Thumpers 05-13-2014, 08:25 AM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
Re: Speedo

Prop the bike up somehow so that the front wheel turns freely, and disconnect the speedo cable at the bottom, and look into the hole where the cable goes and spin the wheel. If it's turning, then it...
Forum: Airheads 05-13-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 2,812
Views: 512,708
Posted By brokeagain
Krauser racks

I'm not sure if this is relevant/appropriate, but if it's not, I'm sure I'll be notified immediately:norton

I'm planning to pick up a set of Krauser bags for my V-strom, but the seller (he's local...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-28-2014, 02:15 PM
Replies: 2,011
Views: 91,698
Posted By brokeagain
It's a DL1000, I wouldn't quite feel comfortable...

It's a DL1000, I wouldn't quite feel comfortable selling that to someone with a clip link and feel responsible for the ensuing carnage. Not that I'm against clip links, but for something that...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-28-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2,011
Views: 91,698
Posted By brokeagain
I'm in down in Swissvale. I have it in my head...

I'm in down in Swissvale. I have it in my head that dealers would never lend out tools, but it's worth an ask. There's also a 'Strom owner up the street from me, I can't seem to catch them while...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-28-2014, 01:38 PM
Replies: 2,011
Views: 91,698
Posted By brokeagain
Need to install a new chain.

Hi guys!

Would anyone happen to have a chain riveting tool I would be able to borrow one night this week?

With a deposit for collateral, if you so choose. I break it, I buy it. My 525 chain...
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 9,177
Views: 3,574,621
Posted By brokeagain
Stromadero 2 - Electric Buga ... Blue?

Urban warrior. Pothole eater. Wannabe Honda.

http://imgur.com/XCHjrhUl.jpg

http://imgur.com/hor8gMyl.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-26-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,707
Posted By brokeagain
You missed my XL600 by about a week. I'm in...

You missed my XL600 by about a week. I'm in Pittsburgh, too!
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 13,125
Views: 1,263,201
Posted By brokeagain
XL600 dirt tracker

http://imgur.com/JnZybNml.jpg

Tee heeee. In the flea market. With "remote start". I don't know what that means, but it sounds more convenient that a kicker :)

Everyone get their stuff okay?
Forum: Road warriors 04-23-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,067
Posted By brokeagain
Pc800

I had been looking around at them for a minute lately, but can't pull the trigger on this guy.

Anyone around PA/MD/DC/WV should snap this one up, for sure, before a local CL looney does.
...
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