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by JJay51
Mon Jul 25, 2016 8:52 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble
Replies: 35
Views: 8113

Re: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble

Ahh now see that looks like hot smooth tarmac, most of the roads i ride are rough top tarmac in the uk so rarely gets as hot :mrgreen:
by JJay51
Sun Jul 24, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble
Replies: 35
Views: 8113

Re: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble

I dont know if the wobble is down to the tyres but to say the TA2's are shit is nonsense, ive run them on my 1190 since new, mosty two up ridden hard on road in rain, very hot summers and winter without an issue at all and when its not two up they get pushed even harder :mrgreen: This is on an 'r' I...
by JJay51
Sun Jul 24, 2016 1:08 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Tank bag
Replies: 4
Views: 2844

Re: Tank bag

Hi Nick, yes i still have it, in fact i just refitted it for this years trip, its a good size but you wont fit an a4 map in the top pocket as its for a phone so is only just bigger than a large phone, its still going strong and filling up is easy must unclip two quick release buckles to drop it back...
by JJay51
Sun Jul 24, 2016 1:00 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Airbox issue
Replies: 49
Views: 9415

Re: Airbox issue

http://advrider.com/index.php?threads/l ... n.1159519/

The airbox design is still shit end of, either go Unifilter, powercell or rottweiler
by JJay51
Wed Jul 13, 2016 7:28 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Adv 1190 vs Adv 1190 R performance on the road
Replies: 12
Views: 2250

Re: Adv 1190 vs Adv 1190 R performance on the road

Enjoy the new ride but dont let some of the die hards on here hear you say the adv is better than the smt, in their world there is nothing but the smt for them :lol:
by JJay51
Sun May 22, 2016 9:20 am
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: newbe intro
Replies: 41
Views: 4955

Re: newbe intro

No you are correct the glitch is linked to battery voltage, usually did any tunecu work with full battery and headlamp disconnected
by JJay51
Sun May 01, 2016 1:10 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: screen
Replies: 1
Views: 595

Re: screen

Good stuff, i find the standard R screen to be pretty good, i may try the SA screen for touring perhaps as i have the high touring 1190 screen at present for my trips
by JJay51
Sun May 01, 2016 1:05 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Little bit of teething, but nothin major.
Replies: 7
Views: 5351

Re: Little bit of teething, but nothin major.

1) Hot seat! man it really cooks, but still tolerable this time of year, and a rotti intake as well as a creamic coating on the headers seems to be the fix. Yup. Check Wings Heat shield https://www.youtube.com/v/fwlbaqZAcks?hl=en_GB&version=3 2) cold start, weak starter. First I got one that must h...
by JJay51
Sun May 01, 2016 1:02 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: SMT gone - New Super Adventure
Replies: 8
Views: 2693

Re: SMT gone - New Super Adventure

Enjoy the new bike, i know what ymean about wishing your life away, when i return from tour in August im already planning and counting down the weeks to the next years run :D
by JJay51
Thu Apr 21, 2016 8:11 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: newbe intro
Replies: 41
Views: 4955

Re: newbe intro

Sounds like your getting it dialled in proper now
by JJay51
Mon Mar 21, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Back in the fold!!
Replies: 9
Views: 1185

Re: Back in the fold!!

Welcome back, good choice, then again i'm biased :mrgreen:
by JJay51
Wed Mar 02, 2016 8:40 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Hi
Replies: 2
Views: 520

Re: Hi

Welcome, good choice of bike, i may be biased however having a 'R' myself :mrgreen:
by JJay51
Mon Feb 29, 2016 5:05 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Scooby Fu intro
Replies: 2
Views: 564

Re: Scooby Fu intro

Welcome, i think you may actually be the first 1050 owner?
Anyway, its the same as the 1190's but with a resriction so technical issues etc. can all be shared :)
by JJay51
Wed Feb 24, 2016 6:12 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: 990 ABS/R from Portugal
Replies: 3
Views: 650

Re: 990 ABS/R from Portugal

Welcome, any pics of the bike ?
by JJay51
Fri Feb 19, 2016 7:46 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Radiator guard 1190 ADV/S
Replies: 3
Views: 872

Re: Radiator guard 1190 ADV/S

KTM oem guard, nice and cheap but needs a little modding to fit S model details here -

http://advrider.com/index.php?threads/k ... e.1003917/
by JJay51
Tue Feb 09, 2016 7:26 pm
Forum: Orange, Silver, Black or ?
Topic: Hello !
Replies: 15
Views: 2135

Re: Hello !

I moved this to the correct section of the forum Matt so you may get more replies :)
by JJay51
Sun Dec 27, 2015 4:13 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Welcome Lucy
Replies: 2
Views: 1517

Re: Welcome Lucy

Congrats on the new steed :D
by JJay51
Sun Dec 27, 2015 4:12 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Hi from Italy
Replies: 3
Views: 1370

Re: Hi from Italy

Welcome Claudio, have fun on the new bike :D
by JJay51
Sun Dec 27, 2015 1:20 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Airbox issue
Replies: 49
Views: 9415

Re: Airbox issue

Yes i left the lid gasket on
by JJay51
Sat Dec 26, 2015 5:43 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Airbox issue
Replies: 49
Views: 9415

Re: Airbox issue

I fitted the uni, then went for the Powercell purely for piece of mind as it totally seals the intakes from the airbox weaknesses, i also didn't like the power restriction the uni gave especially with the intake socks so i just run the KTM PP intake covers over the bug catchers. I was under the imp...