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Old 04-05-2014, 04:53 PM   #5146
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Anyone have any trouble with the seat coming off in the front? I stand 90% of the time, but when it's nasty and I'm sitting, my seat will sometimes come off the front pins. I put 2 spacers behind it and hope that will help. Just wanted to know if it's me or the Gutz Racing tall seat or a common thing.


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Old 04-05-2014, 05:25 PM   #5147
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Same issue

Mine does it constantly. Sucks.
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Old 04-05-2014, 06:28 PM   #5148
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Went for a quick ride on my 570 yesterday arvo. My third ride on it and im really loven it.

This was half way up a knarly old down hill mtb track. It started to get abit hot so I gave it a rest, though I would to if I was lugging my fat ass up there haha.
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Old 04-05-2014, 09:39 PM   #5149
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The Rekluse clutch covers are very beefy and already a bit wider. I don't see any reason to put yet another layer of metal there. The Extreme Enduro guys run the Rekluse covers as they are.

I've tossed my FE390 into rocks a time or two and the Rekluse cover on mine has been fine so far.

My berg takes trail naps also, from time to time.
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Old 04-06-2014, 06:28 AM   #5150
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And, I bet it was MSTIL too!

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Old 04-06-2014, 10:35 AM   #5151
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And, I bet it was MSTIL too!

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It sure was as you know, since you rode it too just before me. Only difference is I rode over a large "roller" rock during the bumpy climb. Sometimes the trail gets you.
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Old 04-06-2014, 11:54 AM   #5152
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ouch. blame the luggage! with an existing rear weight bias i find the 570 really starts to handle strangely with luggage on the rear.
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Old 04-06-2014, 02:08 PM   #5153
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Anyone have any trouble with the seat coming off in the front? I stand 90% of the time, but when it's nasty and I'm sitting, my seat will sometimes come off the front pins. I put 2 spacers behind it and hope that will help. Just wanted to know if it's me or the Gutz Racing tall seat or a common thing.

Edit: the spacers worked perfect. They're 3/16" - 1/4". I put them behind the pin / air filter arm assembly and it was just enough to stop the seat from coming off up front. I used spacers I found in this over priced tray of nuts and bolts.

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Old 04-06-2014, 09:12 PM   #5154
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Well I was very disappointed today. I attempted to install the rear Safari Tank on my 2011 570 and it doesn't fit. It doesn't fit over the subframe on the left side where the emissions canister used to be. Can someone enlighten me on this issue? Will I have to change out the subframe? There doesn't seem to be anything mentioned on Safari's website and after many searches on the forum I have found no mention here either. HELP!!
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Old 04-06-2014, 10:21 PM   #5155
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17" to 21" ?

Is there a way to change front wheel size in the speedometer display?

On other Husaberg/KTM's, I am used to see 2205 in the display as an indication that the front wheel is a 21"
But now I am working on a 570FE -09 that indicates 1700-1800-something (can not remeber now) as for a Supermoto 17" front wheel.
In 2009 the FS model didn't exist, so I'm guessing that somehow , the wheelsize in the dispaly has been changed.

Any ideas?
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Old 04-07-2014, 02:38 AM   #5156
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Well I was very disappointed today. I attempted to install the rear Safari Tank on my 2011 570 and it doesn't fit. It doesn't fit over the subframe on the left side where the emissions canister used to be. Can someone enlighten me on this issue? Will I have to change out the subframe? There doesn't seem to be anything mentioned on Safari's website and after many searches on the forum I have found no mention here either. HELP!!
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Did you cut the side cover just under the subframe?

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Old 04-07-2014, 09:11 AM   #5157
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Well I was very disappointed today. I attempted to install the rear Safari Tank on my 2011 570 and it doesn't fit. It doesn't fit over the subframe on the left side where the emissions canister used to be. Can someone enlighten me on this issue? Will I have to change out the subframe? There doesn't seem to be anything mentioned on Safari's website and after many searches on the forum I have found no mention here either. HELP!!
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You need to trim the plastic on the fender
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Old 04-07-2014, 10:08 AM   #5158
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Jeff,

I assume you have the cut out for the smog equipment on you 2011, correct? I had to trim my sub frame (quite a bit) to get the tank to fit. The folks that have the subframe without the smog cutout or the sub-frame tank require only the fender to be trimmed. If you are interested I can see if I can dig up some photos.

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Well I was very disappointed today. I attempted to install the rear Safari Tank on my 2011 570 and it doesn't fit. It doesn't fit over the subframe on the left side where the emissions canister used to be. Can someone enlighten me on this issue? Will I have to change out the subframe? There doesn't seem to be anything mentioned on Safari's website and after many searches on the forum I have found no mention here either. HELP!!
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Old 04-07-2014, 11:55 AM   #5159
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Jeff,

I assume you have the cut out for the smog equipment on you 2011, correct?...The folks that have the subframe without the smog cutout or the sub-frame tank require only the fender to be trimmed...
should be fairly easy to find a non-smog subframe, i'm sure someone would sell you one.
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Old 04-07-2014, 12:08 PM   #5160
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Is there a way to change front wheel size in the speedometer display?

On other Husaberg/KTM's, I am used to see 2205 in the display as an indication that the front wheel is a 21"
But now I am working on a 570FE -09 that indicates 1700-1800-something (can not remeber now) as for a Supermoto 17" front wheel.
In 2009 the FS model didn't exist, so I'm guessing that somehow , the wheelsize in the dispaly has been changed.

Any ideas?
This is how it's done:

Disconnect the speedo from the loom 3 pin connector (black, red & brown?) or diconnect bike battery.

It does work on all 03 to 08 exc models and LC4 motors with EXC style display, but you have to start with the display showing running hours, not miles, then press and hold the MODE button till display blinks, cycle through with the MODE button, then when WS blinks you can adjust up/down with + and - buttons, then press MODE again, then press and hold MODE button

I leave my connector undone all the time for quick changes from SM to dirt wheel size. The light does not work, thats all
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