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Old 09-17-2013, 07:57 PM   #4276
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it's like mars or the moon riding out here...

Looks like a natural habitat for the Bergs!

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Old 09-18-2013, 07:45 PM   #4277
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Not mine and not affiliated. Talked to the guy and seemed pretty cool.

http://georgiaoffroad.com/forums/vie...hp?f=3&t=58627

$350 for 70* subframe tank
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Old 09-20-2013, 02:54 PM   #4278
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Where would you go to get a new ignition key? Dealer?

Carabiner I carried my keys on my belt loop failed and just realized that my Berg key is gone!!!

Even worse I had just bought a new to me exhaust and want to try it out and can't!
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Old 09-20-2013, 03:31 PM   #4279
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Where would you go to get a new ignition key? Dealer?

Carabiner I carried my keys on my belt loop failed and just realized that my Berg key is gone!!!

Even worse I had just bought a new to me exhaust and want to try it out and can't!
You don't have a stock 2nd one to cut it from ?
http://www.gearhead.com/husaberg-ktm.../40011166200/1

The dealer can order, but they'll likely insist on you having your key number.

You can hotwire it with 1 wire or paperclip. search ktm ignition. here's one that may work, it is just whether the wire colors match.
http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/838...on-key-switch/
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Old 09-20-2013, 08:18 PM   #4280
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Is my shifter tweaked?

Riding buddy said it was bad but I really haven't noticed
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Old 09-20-2013, 08:38 PM   #4281
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You don't have a stock 2nd one to cut it from ?
http://www.gearhead.com/husaberg-ktm.../40011166200/1

The dealer can order, but they'll likely insist on you having your key number.

You can hotwire it with 1 wire or paperclip. search ktm ignition. here's one that may work, it is just whether the wire colors match.
http://www.thumpertalk.com/topic/838...on-key-switch/
No, for some reason I only got one key from the dealer. Kept meaning to get another one made. Day late, dollar short!

I will try the hot wire for now, thanks!
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Old 09-20-2013, 08:40 PM   #4282
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Is my shifter tweaked?

Riding buddy said it was bad but I really haven't noticed
Ya, just a tad! Lol.

The shifter thingy your boots hits should be parallel to the foot peg.
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Old 09-21-2013, 06:09 PM   #4283
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Got too jealous from reading this thread and finally caved, I bought myself a 2009 FE570 today. Rode great, had some suspension work done to it and a set of pivot pegs.

Now the bad news, I bring it home, and go through the typical maintenance routine of dropping the oil and cleaning the air filter for tomorrows inaugural ride. Found lots of coolant in the oil. I mean green oil.

Anyone have this happen before? In my last KTM I remember this was common from the water pump impeller shaft wearing down and the seal leaking. Hoping it's an easy fix I'm tempted to just refill fresh oil and take it out tomorrow. Might be the last ride of the season for me.
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Old 09-21-2013, 11:46 PM   #4284
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Got too jealous from reading this thread and finally caved, I bought myself a 2009 FE570 today. Rode great, had some suspension work done to it and a set of pivot pegs.

Now the bad news, I bring it home, and go through the typical maintenance routine of dropping the oil and cleaning the air filter for tomorrows inaugural ride. Found lots of coolant in the oil. I mean green oil.

Anyone have this happen before? In my last KTM I remember this was common from the water pump impeller shaft wearing down and the seal leaking. Hoping it's an easy fix I'm tempted to just refill fresh oil and take it out tomorrow. Might be the last ride of the season for me.
sounds like perhaps the weephole mod was never done and some crud has ruined the seal inside. heaps of info on this over at unofficial husaberg. start here.
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Old 09-22-2013, 06:52 PM   #4285
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sounds like perhaps the weephole mod was never done and some crud has ruined the seal inside. heaps of info on this over at unofficial husaberg. start here.
thanks. I pulled the water pump cover off, sure enough the weephole was sealed shut with crud. Cleaned it out with some wire, flipped the water pump seal over which was backwards, and put everything back together. Took it for a long ride today with no leaks, hopefully when I drop the oil again it will be good.

Oh ya. this bike has got some JAM!
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Old 09-22-2013, 09:10 PM   #4286
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Old 09-23-2013, 05:38 AM   #4287
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70 deg tank for sale (not mine..)

http://ktmtalk.com/pp_classifieds/sh...?product=37968

70 Degree Racing Auxillary fuel tank for sale. Tank fits the 70 degree four stroke Husaberg. Tank holds extra gallon in addition to the factory tank. This tank is basically new; it has only been rode 2-3 times. No problems, works as designed. I am selling because I am selling the bike. All mounting hardware and instructions are included. Price $400, my loss your gain. Contact Wes at 678-five one six-8468.


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Old 09-23-2013, 12:48 PM   #4288
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70 deg tank for sale (not mine..)

http://ktmtalk.com/pp_classifieds/sh...?product=37968

70 Degree Racing Auxillary fuel tank for sale. Tank fits the 70 degree four stroke Husaberg. Tank holds extra gallon in addition to the factory tank. This tank is basically new; it has only been rode 2-3 times. No problems, works as designed. I am selling because I am selling the bike. All mounting hardware and instructions are included. Price $400, my loss your gain. Contact Wes at 678-five one six-8468.


That was the same guy I listed earlier. Guess he decided to go up! Lol.


On a side note. Found a key in the large key box at work that may be my lost key. Kinda beat up. Won't be home for two days to check. Would one of you check your keys and see if yours looks like the one I found? Please!
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Old 09-23-2013, 12:58 PM   #4289
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He was gonna price the shipping for me but never got back on it,oh well.
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Old 09-23-2013, 06:54 PM   #4290
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That was the same guy I listed earlier. Guess he decided to go up! Lol.


On a side note. Found a key in the large key box at work that may be my lost key. Kinda beat up. Won't be home for two days to check. Would one of you check your keys and see if yours looks like the one I found? Please!
That is what my key looks like.. exactly.
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