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by tmark1301cc
Fri Jul 07, 2017 8:40 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: colorado 1290 owner
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: RE: Re: colorado 1290 owner

I live in Idaho Falls Idaho, not to far from you. Just got back from a 3000 mile ride up through Canada on the katoom 1290!! had a great trip. my only issue is the fuel gauge and how sometimes when you fill it up it just stays at full. Most of this last trip it worked fine, until about day 8. It re...
by tmark1301cc
Tue May 23, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble
Replies: 35
Views: 8067

Re: RE: Re: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble

changed the oil from the stock 15 wt fork oil to 85 wt gear oil. It is rock solid now. 85W Gear oil? WTF???? I bet it's rock solid, but I doubt your fork seals will last long... :roll: This is referring to the oil in the steering damper, not the shocks. Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N910A using Tapatalk
by tmark1301cc
Fri Mar 10, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: New KTM rider
Replies: 1
Views: 369

Re: RE: New KTM rider

Dutchgixxer wrote:Hello all, i have bought a super adventure 1290 s. My first KTM. I have traded in my Ducati Multistrada.Can wait to ride the KTM. Regards
Welcome to the club. I am new as well, to a '16 1290T. I love the damn thing.

Sent from Tod's Note 4
by tmark1301cc
Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: SMT gone - New Super Adventure
Replies: 8
Views: 2685

Re: RE: Re: SMT gone - New Super Adventure

80 Kg, 1.75m tall, no luggage, tyres at reccomended pressures. Sunny and dry roads, bike only done 1500 miles and had first service, I was wearing Dainese textile jacket and trousers, which are snug fitting so no flappng in the wind. Been riding bikes for over 40 years and never experienced anythin...
by tmark1301cc
Thu Feb 02, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: colorado 1290 owner
Replies: 3
Views: 517

Re: RE: colorado 1290 owner

nlastovi wrote:Picket up a 2016 1290 end of the year. Pretty pleased so far. I live in central colorado USA.
Congrats. You are in a great part of the country to enjoy this bike. I grew up in Silverton, CO and a road trip back home is in the cards for my 1290.

Sent from Tod's Note 4
by tmark1301cc
Thu Feb 02, 2017 1:06 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: New KTM Twins
Replies: 8
Views: 1520

Re: New KTM Twins

New 1290 Adventure owner here, I would be more than happy to browse your selection and possibly make some purchases. Link?
by tmark1301cc
Tue Jan 31, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Airbox issue
Replies: 49
Views: 9369

Re: Airbox issue

Anyone with a 2016 1290SA have any feedback on whether preventative measures are necessary or warranted on a new bike?