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Old 02-25-2013, 11:06 AM   #7381
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Installed a pair of Angel eye daytime running lights so its not just the 1190s that have them lol wasnt easy to split a brand new headlight but I think it looks good...
Do the Angel Eyes block much light from the Hi & Lo beam bulbs? from the pictures it looks like the LED rings interfere with the light path from the bulbs to the parabolic reflectors. Do you see dark halos in the beams?

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Old 02-25-2013, 12:50 PM   #7382
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I put white paint in one of the dimples on the rear preload adjuster so that I could more easily count the number of turns.


Yesterday I put on the new Seat Concepts cover and foam.
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:07 PM   #7383
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oil and filter change, first time for me!


had a moment of panic when starting it up again - oil light didn't go off for that extra 2 seconds - then it sounded happy again!
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Old 02-25-2013, 04:14 PM   #7384
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CF decals on the leading edges of the fairing. saw some inmate had done it in one of the many posts i read before getting my bike. does a decent job of protecting the front fairing from all the trivial stuff and looks good in the process.



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Old 02-25-2013, 04:25 PM   #7385
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Laramie, I was thinking of this exact thing myself.........great minds!
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Old 02-25-2013, 06:56 PM   #7386
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Got the material in today to make some better hinges for the gobi panniers...some 1000 dennier coated cordura nylon sewed up nice should be just the ticket.

Also got my new tires in.
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Old 02-25-2013, 11:49 PM   #7387
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Added external temp gauge with remote sensor that I can actual read without scrolling through the damn dash "modes".... I mean why can't KTM show the TEMP and TRIP 1 stats at the SAME TIME!





Cool gas cap decals and I wired an extra 12V outlet for my heated vest.


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Old 02-26-2013, 01:10 AM   #7388
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Added external temp gauge with remote sensor that I can actual read without scrolling through the damn dash "modes".... I mean why can't KTM show the TEMP and TRIP 1 stats at the SAME TIME!





Cool gas cap decals and I wired an extra 12V outlet for my heated vest.


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can you enlighten us as to where you sourced the Temp Gauge and fuel cap decal
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Old 02-26-2013, 08:44 AM   #7389
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[QUOTE=graveltooth;20788339]would love to see a pic with the bags mounted. I really love the simple design of these Wolfman bag mounts... looking good


The bags are still at home and the bike is at my office; so I haven't had a chance to put it all together yet. When I do I will make sure to post the pictures.
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Old 02-26-2013, 09:04 AM   #7390
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New Jesse's
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Old 02-26-2013, 09:12 AM   #7391
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Very nice!
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Old 02-26-2013, 12:13 PM   #7392
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I did the same thing. The sump reservoir right? Not the case main drain bolt.
nope the main drain bolt. but its off though with half of the engine in shavings when i went through oil and stuck to magnet
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Old 02-26-2013, 08:53 PM   #7393
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Old 02-26-2013, 10:06 PM   #7394
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can you enlighten us as to where you sourced the Temp Gauge and fuel cap decal

So Gas Cap Decal - Got from Scuderia in SF. or
KTM Fuel Tank Cap Sticker @ KTM-parts.com



Temp gauge - I looked for ever for one that has the wire and is readable, and looks not like cheezy, and does not read Celsius. Amazon! Search
Digital temperature meter with remote temp sensor by Buler



It can be mounted flush, or just stick it on and wire the probe up to the grill. I just used a little clear caulk to waterproof the thing and it is bullet proof.



$24.
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Old 02-27-2013, 05:58 AM   #7395
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