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by James K
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:49 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

hi, have you had a new keyfob yet?
by James K
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

hi, has the key fob got a grey cover the battery to secure it in place? (picture above)
by James K
Mon Apr 30, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hi yes
Sorry been away, thats it, and was never in the fob from new.

So i think there must be others out there with this cover missing'

Ive had no problems since new key with grey cover

HAPPY JIM..........................................
by James K
Tue Apr 03, 2018 11:10 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue FIXED

Keyless problem fixed..........Read above 1st.................. Took SDR 17 in for 1st year service and collect a new key I talked to service guys about my key and securing the battery in the fob I told them since the battery in the key fob has been fixed securely in the fob I have no problems, NONE...
by James K
Wed Mar 28, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hi, I had the update to did not fix the problem, next Tuesday i'm going to get a new key. But a few days ago i dropped the key. I have had problems to, not reading the key kept changing battery's this worked, but problem kept coming back. What iv'e noticed with the key is the battery is not secure i...
by James K
Wed Feb 21, 2018 12:18 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

I got a reply from KTM today after I contacted them on there website about my issue with key and have asked me to take my bike to a KTM dealer for repair, so will book it in for next week. They said about changing the bikes battery now, which I hope is the fix. Was your bike battery ever changed? Al...
by James K
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

I have the same problem with the key, only start with key on tank. Taken to KTM dealer they said fob battery and must be Duracell , they changed and yes it worked for a week. I changed fob battery again and yes it worked for a while and needed another Duracell and yes the same again. So changing fob...
by James K
Sun Jan 21, 2018 1:43 pm
Forum: Exhausts
Topic: De-cat link pipe for SD R 1290
Replies: 6
Views: 1829

Re: De-cat link pipe for SD R 1290

Hi, {SD r 17} In the summer i bought a Bodis decat, I fitted it an easy job, and it sure sounded the nuts and showing no faults, loved it but after the first run out to see what it was like I came back home with faults on the display that i could not get rid off. mmm, phoned up Ktm and took to servi...
by James K
Thu Jan 11, 2018 1:17 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Suspension
Replies: 262
Views: 76645

Re: 1290 Suspension

Hi I see some guys talk about fitting new suspension parts and asking advice etc........... I think the best advice, leave it to a guy who knows what he is doing............. I do many track days on a fireblade 09 abs (track only no lights etc), completely set up for track the only thing i changed w...
by James K
Wed Jan 10, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Well if your key mess about you know what to try, touch wood all is ok now. Not help my mate says KTM.... Keep Taking Money not help !!!!!!!!!!!!! Mine was ok after fuel pump change, was dangerous a few times when suddenly no power after hard acceleration makes you feel your going over the handle ba...
by James K
Wed Jan 10, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

hi battery cr2032 Panasonic not work ????/ not know why
cr 2032 Duracell worked really i would have lost a bet on that working but it did................
by James K
Tue Jan 09, 2018 7:36 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hi, Well I took my Super duke r 17 to the KTM service to have the no start issue sorted unless the key was on the front top of the tank. Previously I changed the battery in the key and put a Panasonic CR 2032 that was in it from new 10 months. No joy still the same problem. Arrived at KTM dealer we ...
by James K
Tue Jan 02, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Launch control
Replies: 2
Views: 1259

Re: Launch control

Hi, re your question on ''how the launch control actually work Warm Engine 140F TRACK MODE , needs to be activated Put in 1st gear (are you sure you want to try) The TC indicator lamp flashes quickly and apply full throttle, engine speed is adjusted 6500rpm,. (If your still brave enough) Release the...
by James K
Wed Dec 27, 2017 9:20 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hi That is so not good enough!!!! I'm getting wound up over this now. What did the KTM service say? I wont put up with that, they sell a bike and I want all it all working correctly as it should, and will keep taking back till its sorted. If still no fix after time or they cant fix then I will conta...
by James K
Fri Dec 22, 2017 1:05 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hi yes spare key only work when it's placed on the tank
Big key the same and on seat not work at all
by James K
Fri Dec 22, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: 2017 Keyless issue
Replies: 52
Views: 16687

Re: 2017 Keyless issue

Hello all My new 2017 SD r First time here with bad news. I've joined the key issue club . Its the first time this has happened and close to 3000 miles. Before the bike stood for winter it was used often and has had a few issues cutting out,not starting, fuel pump and filter changed after 4 visits t...