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Forum: Thumpers 01-27-2015, 06:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 261
Posted By heirhead
6.3

Hello,

Same bike, same weight, but WAY shorter.
Just ordered new Eibach 6.3 from Jessee at Keintech Eng.
Stiff but I also carry lots of gear.

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 10:56 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello and thanks for the response. I just...

Hello and thanks for the response.

I just switched to the 15 as had 14/44 for the ride to Baja. Have read where someone had 16 on with no problem but it left marks on the case, no bueno.
225 lbs...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello Psycho, You gifted me the 3' kouba...

Hello Psycho,

You gifted me the 3' kouba links,(thanks again), with the lowering of the forks, eat the top chain roller. Did you use these at all with any gear?
Might just cut roller off and weld...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Mine made the same noise exactly and...

Hello,

Mine made the same noise exactly and peeps told me chain roller, all good.
NOT, friend comes over and says UPPER chain roller toast. Lowered 3" now eats roller in 10 miles with gear on.
...
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Check chain rollers lately? hh ...

Hello,

Check chain rollers lately?

hh
wwm
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
F##############ing Chain roller##########

Hello,

BAJA Bound 7 sisters surf spots.

Well have the Safari, Ledrider lights, giant loop fandango, top rack, side racks, doubletake mirrors, charger, gps, new 606 front, mt43 rear, back to...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-18-2015, 09:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 660
Posted By heirhead
great

Hello,

Love the AH. Like everyone said, 1/4" of air or so. I ride small dual sports sometimes on long days. Takes all of the hot spots out. When I go off road just take the air out and shove it...
Forum: The Garage 01-18-2015, 12:27 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,500
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Retired now but mostly sweat pants....

Hello,

Retired now but mostly sweat pants. Always got shit from safety guys, (till I became one), on large projects so always had something to change into if job was threatened.
Took a lot of...
Forum: Equipment 01-18-2015, 12:08 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,238
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Have a Shoei multitec in yellow....

Hello,

Have a Shoei multitec in yellow. Bought a black one as got stung in the face by bees 5 times wearing the yellow one. Never with another color.
In the back country of Idaho had bees all...
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Thanks for all the responses guys and...

Hello,

Thanks for all the responses guys and gals. #58 is capped off!!

hh
wwm

Now, the shroud that is on the upper chain roller. Do you need that.

Thanks again,
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2015, 10:58 AM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
So #58 gets capped off? thanks, hh wwm

So #58 gets capped off?

thanks,

hh
wwm
Forum: Thumpers 01-16-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
boost hose #58 Cap or ???

Hello,

Put on safari and now have #58, boost hose that went to petcock from top right side of carb, CA model. What to do with it??

Thanks for any responses.

hh
wwm
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 01-15-2015, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Never thought of a 500 being a small...

Hello,

Never thought of a 500 being a small bike.
If you will, please tell why would anybody be disappointed bringing a 500 or smaller bike to ride in DV,at least 1/2 offroad and the tar part is...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 01-15-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
raffle prize

Hello,

Speaking of raffle prizes, HUH!!
Just installed a safari 7.4 on my drz400.
Also just installed the LEDRIDER LR4 floods I won at last years raffle. Justin walked me through the wiring...
Forum: EMEA 01-15-2015, 12:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 217
Posted By heirhead
WOW!!! What a place!!!

Hello,

1 week in Istanbul, flew to Prague, drove to Budapest, river cruise to Bucharest. THEN,
Drove with wife for 1 week through the Carpathians. WOW!!!! Tried to rent a bike for just one day to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-14-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
chain roller

Hello

Do you need the top piece that goes over the top chain roller? Can't tighten mine up and it rattles.
Thanks for any responses.

hh
wwm
Forum: Vendors 01-14-2015, 12:03 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Oh sure!!!

Hello Justin,

I finally get the lR4s mounted and working great, (with your help walking me through it 4-5 times), and now you come out with the latest and greatest.
Just wanted to say THANKS for...
Forum: Thumpers 01-13-2015, 11:46 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
bike

Hello,

Have a xt225 and it is great for me off road. Just like to cow trail but need the power of the drz for the street as in SoCal the freeway is fast and crowded.
Don't need to touch feet...
Forum: Vendors 01-13-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 469
Views: 61,539
Posted By heirhead
######## xlnt ###########

Hello,

Needed to move a tree in huge soaked pot with dolly. It did rain in SoCal.
Dolly flat. Pulled out my new pump plugged into bike and zip, all good.:clap
Pump super easy to use and works...
Forum: Thumpers 01-12-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Tall no more

Hello,

Same size as you.
3" kouba links, forks up same and cut seat down 1" or so. Can flat foot it now.
Noticed a little difference on trails, front end doesn't want to raise as much but
still...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-10-2015, 11:23 PM
Replies: 575
Views: 43,207
Posted By heirhead
Glad I read this as was going to BB, didn't know...

Glad I read this as was going to BB, didn't know they closed.
Thanks VI,
C U there.

hh
wwm
Forum: Thumpers 01-10-2015, 07:24 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,887
Posted By heirhead
Having owned all of the bikes mentioned except...

Having owned all of the bikes mentioned except the klr which I have ridden many times, have drz400 now, I would look at a dr650. I little heavy for me as old, tired, bad knees ,ect, but Not water...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 01-08-2015, 05:25 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
No worries

Don't worry, be HAPPY,

Just think at the end of the day when some are wringing a small dual sport with knobs 40 more miles of slab from Titus in the twilight, after riding 150 miles already, you...
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Thanks Justin

Hello,

Well after all of Justins quick help, turns out one of my SAE plugs was bad even though it was new. Lights work great.
Thanks again for walking me through this AGAIN, as I am the WWM.
...
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Nope, I know this is pilot error as with all...

Nope,

I know this is pilot error as with all of my fixes.
Just like the guy in Office Space, just 1 decimal in the wrong place.
Thanks again for your quick response.

heirhead
worlds worst...
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 01-06-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
+1 Of course if I'm the guy with a bone...

+1
Of course if I'm the guy with a bone sticking out somewhere, all those elec. gadgets would come in handy.

heirhead
wwm
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Help me rhonda or justin or anybody

Hello Justin,
NEW RELAY
Took the switch out of the loop so no more blown fuses but still no lights.
30 to pos side of battery
87 pos on lights
85 grounded to battery
86 tied into high beam ...
Forum: Thumpers 01-04-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Acerbis Rally Pro, super strong Doubletake...

Acerbis Rally Pro, super strong
Doubletake mirrors, you can actually see behind you, even with tons of gear.

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Vendors 01-02-2015, 11:32 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Thanks, Running out of fuses, bought a 10 pack....

Thanks,
Running out of fuses, bought a 10 pack. I feel like Happy Gilmore, just tap it in!!
Just plug it in!!

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Vendors 01-01-2015, 01:00 AM
Replies: 469
Views: 61,539
Posted By heirhead
pump

Hello,

Received mine super fast.
Thanks for the great price.

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 12-31-2014, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
Hello, I see tons of Klim gear worn by women...

Hello,

I see tons of Klim gear worn by women on RTW or other long adventures and I'm sure many didn't go to the local shop and pay retail. Maybe the 3 of you or more could get together and call...
Forum: Thumpers 12-30-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello and thanks, Popping fuses like candy...

Hello and thanks,

Popping fuses like candy as soon as turn light switch on.
2 yellows and 2 black and white??????
Maybe have wrong ones???

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Vendors 12-30-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
yikes!!!

Popping fuses!!!

You said 30 goes to battery. Have a sae connector at battery. 30 goes to pos side? Neg goes to ground?

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Vendors 12-22-2014, 10:03 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 38,163
Posted By heirhead
Thanks much, heirhead worlds worst mechanic

Thanks much,

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: Thumpers 12-21-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Hello, No vibration at all, acerbis hand...

Hello,

No vibration at all, acerbis hand guards.
I have the DTs though.

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 12-19-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
the only way to know on what to bring on your...

the only way to know on what to bring on your next trip is to carry all of your stuff on this short one. You'll find out that you won't need 1/2 especially for 3-4 days. That 650 will haul everything...
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 103,740
Views: 20,502,993
Posted By heirhead
Relay

Hello,

Have lights, need mounting. This is for my drz400 so don't hate please.
What kind, size, ect, relay would I need to mount Led lights. Have no clue so help would be much appreciated.
...
Forum: Thumpers 12-18-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
lights

Hello,

Any pics of where and how you mounted aftermarket lights and kept stock light also?

Thanks,

heirhead
worlds worst mechanic
Forum: ADVrider annual rallies 12-17-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,624
Views: 90,293
Posted By heirhead
Hello, Just pretend you're in a pub in...

Hello,

Just pretend you're in a pub in Helsinki and you'll think, prices not bad, must be Happy Hour.

heirhead
wwm
Forum: Thumpers 12-16-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 25,583
Views: 4,535,454
Posted By heirhead
Weird bug, Lots of good advice here from...

Weird bug,

Lots of good advice here from many peeps. Of course its doable, no probs.
Have taken many trips on smaller bikes.
Have had both the dr350,(1995), and a drz400s (2005). The inmate I...
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