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by Thodoras
Mon Apr 23, 2012 10:16 am
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: False Neutral
Replies: 33
Views: 7309

Re: False Neutral

Had the same problem several times. It happens almost everytime i don't puss the gear lever with strength...I grab the clutch and correct with the gear lever and problem solved...
by Thodoras
Fri Apr 20, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Anyone knows of an aftermarket fuel cap?
Replies: 37
Views: 8669

Re: Anyone knows of an aftermarket fuel cap?

Same stupid problem here in Greece last summer. The cup refused to open while i was on tour on the Greek islands. I used hard tools to grab the key from its metal part and turn it slowly, trying not to break it and be left with the plastic in my hand and the key deep in the cup. Have it done with su...
by Thodoras
Fri Apr 13, 2012 12:02 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 24801

Re: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!

[quote="Spark01"]Interesting where this is going. I allready did several big trips with a 15kg roll bag on the tail (total 5-6000km). But still no problem here[/qu I've dane the same plenty of times and i too didn't have any problems...but this way the load is distributed much better and some of it ...
by Thodoras
Tue Apr 10, 2012 6:26 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 24801

Re: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!

Does anyone have any suggestions about the problem??
I really need to install a topcase and i hate to have to face a broken subframe on a roadtrip...
by Thodoras
Thu Apr 05, 2012 10:55 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 24801

Re: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!

Scutty wrote:Not my bike - I am posting them for Rancid as he can't
Oh. ok then...good for you...
by Thodoras
Thu Apr 05, 2012 10:26 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 24801

Re: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!

Scutty wrote:Here are the photos:

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If your SMT is a 2011 model then why did this happen??
Did KTM really fixed the problem and stop drilling holes at the wrong places or not???
by Thodoras
Thu Apr 05, 2012 2:24 pm
Forum: Luggage
Topic: KTM Roll Bag
Replies: 9
Views: 5024

Re: KTM Roll Bag

I bought it but have not tried it on yet. It must be made by SW-MOTECH and by what i read on their site it must be about 60 litres. Seems strong and of good quality. In Greece it is sold for 70 euros...
by Thodoras
Tue Apr 03, 2012 7:10 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 24801

Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!

My KTM dealer advised me not to install on my SMT a topcase, because as he explained to me, the topcase puts enormous pressure at the rear part of the subframe of the bike which is rather weak and causes the subframe to break. He even showed me a broken one, made by that cause!!! He even told me tha...
by Thodoras
Wed Mar 07, 2012 2:44 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Tripmaster Switch - 69011971000
Replies: 17
Views: 5253

Re: Tripmaster Switch - 69011971000

It's a new item from the POWERPARTS 2012 list. It's on sale in Europe already but i don't know the price. It changes along the indications of the speedometer, like the MODE button
by Thodoras
Tue Oct 04, 2011 2:02 pm
Forum: Orange, Silver, Black or ?
Topic: KTM 990 SMT-R
Replies: 7
Views: 2193

Re: KTM 990 SMT-R

Great looks!!!
Is that a BMW Vario topcase???
How did you made it to fit???