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by Hardyrider
Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:03 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Not so smooth gears?
Replies: 4
Views: 212

Not so smooth gears?

Advice please. 2012 SMT, rides perfect but struggles to get into first gear when stopped. A BIG clunk when I first drop it into first when stationary after that when moving goes through the gears lovely. Changed the clutch jet to a .05 new one, Oberon upgrade and fresh clutch oil (back filled) and y...
by Hardyrider
Wed Jul 11, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Engine flush or not?
Replies: 1
Views: 129

Engine flush or not?

What the general feeling on doing an engine flush? I’ve recently bought this mint 2012 SMT from a local KTM dealer full KTM history but it came with 48k on the clock, I’m not worried as the book is all stamped up by the same dealer who originally sold it to the one owner who in turn traded it in for...
by Hardyrider
Sun Jul 08, 2018 2:20 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Which oil to use?
Replies: 4
Views: 236

Which oil to use?

Looked though some old posts what oil is everyone using, looking to do a full change on my 2012 bike in a week or two but interested in what you guys are doing. Image


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by Hardyrider
Thu Jun 28, 2018 4:56 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Clutch jet being a bugger.
Replies: 4
Views: 486

Clutch jet being a bugger.

Want to clean the clutch jet on my 2012 bike, all goes well until I need to unscrew that bloody jet... will it budge, NO.

Any help or advice chaps.Image


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by Hardyrider
Tue Jun 26, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Bike creeping when clutch pulled in?
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Re: Bike creeping when clutch pulled in?

Thanks it must be the jet as I’ve just had a Oberon cylinder fitted by the dealer a few weeks ago, will do a search in checking the jet.

Thanks again chap 👍
by Hardyrider
Mon Jun 25, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Bike creeping when clutch pulled in?
Replies: 2
Views: 218

Bike creeping when clutch pulled in?

Hi, searched some old posts but can’t see anything definitive I’ve a 2012 SMT and loving it but I’m sitting in traffic and the clutch is pulled in the bike starts to creep forward. Also when engine is hot it’s hard to knock bike into neutral from first gear, like others turning the engine off and kn...
by Hardyrider
Sat Jun 16, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Soft panniers retaining pin
Replies: 24
Views: 5536

Re: Soft panniers retaining pin

Guys I’ve just bought the two sets of pins on eBay for less than £15, take a look at the pictures and do a search on eBay for index plunger pins. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180616/bfb8332e4f7dcaa7e249dac2286fcb74.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180616/b73b30dc56157568e1da0d9480e2bd31....