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Old 07-08-2013, 10:51 AM   #36436
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I broke one of the tabs on the rear indicators and I am not sure if I need to replace the whole thing yet.

Is it easy to unplug the rear indicator? Where is the other end of the connector? Under the fender?
The plug is under the left side cover likely need to remove fender to get it removed completely unless you've got the tools and knowledge of how to just pop the pins out of the plug.
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Old 07-08-2013, 11:43 AM   #36437
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Way to go Indy Great job on a really tuff SOB course. I have lots of respect for a guy that's not afraid to show his down side as well as his up side This gives new meaning to the term Barkbusters
Yeah, after that ride I cut my bars down 1.5 inches. With HDB handguards they are still 32 in wide though. :(
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Old 07-08-2013, 03:43 PM   #36438
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The plug is under the left side cover likely need to remove fender to get it removed completely unless you've got the tools and knowledge of how to just pop the pins out of the plug.
Thanks I will take a look. Any tips for opening those little plastic things that act as wire holders?
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Old 07-08-2013, 04:37 PM   #36439
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They have a u shape that locks the tongue in. Small flat tip to pry the u part open will allow the lock to be pulled out.
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Old 07-08-2013, 07:14 PM   #36440
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Makeover kit...

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Old 07-08-2013, 07:21 PM   #36441
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Makeover kit...

Love the rear rack, wheels/tires are going to be sharp looking!
I have the smaller size rack on mine

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Old 07-08-2013, 07:28 PM   #36442
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Love the rear rack, wheels/tires are going to be sharp looking!
I have the smaller size rack on mine
Nice looking bike. I got the small rack too.
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Old 07-08-2013, 07:47 PM   #36443
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Cheap Tube for Rear Rack

Well I have one of those small rear racks that I picked up off of eBay and generally find it pretty useless when it comes to tying things down due to its unique shape. However it is pretty handy to bolt brackets to and mount other stuff.

So this weekend I was out at Holly Springs National Forest doing a shakedown ride for our upcoming CO / UT ride at the end of July. I noticed that when I attached my Nomad loop bag I had some extra room at the back of the rack and an idea formed.

I found this piece of scrap in my 'Scrap Adoption' pile and bolted it onto the rack with some M6 button head cap screws and locknuts:


Then mounted up a piece of scrap PVC:




Got some Krylon Fusion blue paint that comes pretty close to the Yamaha blue so I will paint it up and do the final mounting.
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Old 07-09-2013, 09:47 AM   #36444
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What headlight/windscreen are you using?? Looks sharp! Great bike..

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Love the rear rack, wheels/tires are going to be sharp looking!
I have the smaller size rack on mine

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Old 07-09-2013, 10:35 AM   #36445
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i am a huge 'fan of the blue' but in this case, the rev happy/not much grunt down low motor is not ideal, imho.
i think you did about as well as i would have on mine.
thanks for posting it all!

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Just trying to represent us blue guys in a sea of orange...of course not doing a very good job of it. :(

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Old 07-09-2013, 11:29 AM   #36446
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i am a huge 'fan of the blue' but in this case, the rev happy/not much grunt down low motor is not ideal, imho.
i think you did about as well as i would have on mine.
thanks for posting it all!
Thanks, I'll probably end up riding orange sometime soon if I keep doing these dual sport rides which I'm currently addicted to. ;)

I have no plans on getting rid of my WRR if I do though!!!
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Old 07-09-2013, 11:40 AM   #36447
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I decided to buy a set of MT43's for my Colorado trip here in a couple of weeks. I'll let you guys know how they hold up. I shredded a slightly used Dunlop MX51 the last time I was out there in a weeks time.
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Old 07-09-2013, 12:48 PM   #36448
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Brought it home today

Thanks for the help above. I brought my new to me WRR home today Now, the real noob questions will be posted

2008, with lots of mods. 2K miles. The bike looks like it was never ridden







"Custom" skid plate from a plastic cutting board


Now, I need to decide on luggage. Probably stick with wolfman racks to use my Monarch Pass bags but I really want to keep the weight down as much as possible. The racks are an awesome design, but maybe a rackless bag of some sort would be better??

Can't wait to get out on it.
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Old 07-09-2013, 12:59 PM   #36449
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Makeover kit...

I thought you got rid of the WRR? I bought the Fuel programmer from you years ago, didn't I?


Nice graphics....same here. Little worse for wear after riding the tight trails. Looked nice when new though.

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Old 07-09-2013, 01:41 PM   #36450
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Correction: I got the programmer from another member here, not you Tony. I am getting old.
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