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by Rangoonruns
Thu Oct 13, 2016 8:47 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Motorex oil really needed?
Replies: 11
Views: 2782

Re: Motorex oil really needed?

use anything slippy when it comes to oil and i have been using k and n air filter no problems for three years :D
and their oil filters are fine too
by Rangoonruns
Sun Sep 25, 2016 8:09 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Fading digits on speedo
Replies: 23
Views: 18497

Re: Fading digits on speedo

Still here and thank you !
My clocks have been trouble free since the rework. Still thinking about a multistrada but still finding the SMT fun every time I ride it so Ducati on hold lol
Enjoy your SMT ! There is nothing like it out there !!



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by Rangoonruns
Mon Sep 19, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: FI light and engine cutting out
Replies: 11
Views: 4508

Re: FI light and engine cutting out

Side stand switch bypass
Or maybe the immobiliser - if it's this a new ecu will be required off a duke 990
Wish I could help more
Keep us posted on progress


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by Rangoonruns
Mon Mar 21, 2016 7:41 pm
Forum: The Adventure Family..
Topic: Back in the fold!!
Replies: 14
Views: 2970

Re: Back in the fold!!

I Like it ...... I like it a lot !

got a test ride over Easter! :D
by Rangoonruns
Sat Jan 09, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: Random chatter
Topic: New Sub Forum??
Replies: 7
Views: 6182

Re: New Sub Forum??

On my wish list [SMILING FACE WITH OPEN MOUTH][SMILING FACE WITH OPEN MOUTH]
by Rangoonruns
Wed Dec 23, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Topcase causes the subframe to break..!!
Replies: 84
Views: 25282

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

I have a subframe I got off eBay I was going to strengthen it and hold it as a spare The seller said it had a slight twist in it And it doesn't look to bad to me I gave 25 quid plus post for it If you need / want it pm me same price as I paid is all I would be after As an aside the new multi rides n...
by Rangoonruns
Sun Nov 01, 2015 6:26 pm
Forum: Teething problems
Topic: Front Brakes noise (video)
Replies: 46
Views: 9604

Re: Front Brakes noise (video)

Sounds like whale song to me ! It's dragging pads and would probably wear off as long as your pistons are retracting properly You could get some brake clean and give them a good spray to clean out any debris and dust in there Try doing a few emergency stops using lots of front brake it may clean / c...
by Rangoonruns
Wed Oct 21, 2015 10:41 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: malfunction of speedometer
Replies: 1
Views: 923

Re: malfunction of speedometer

No the mileage is just stored within the clock unit that failed
You will probably just get a new unit fitted with zero miles [SMILING FACE WITH OPEN MOUTH AND SMILING EYES]
Happy days in my books
by Rangoonruns
Tue Sep 22, 2015 12:58 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: HELP! Goosed battery diagnosis needed - on holiday in Germany
Replies: 21
Views: 3822

Re: HELP! Goosed battery diagnosis needed - on holiday in Germany

Glad your trip is still on.... Now where are those pics
by Rangoonruns
Thu Sep 17, 2015 12:12 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Oil: where is it going?
Replies: 22
Views: 4693

Re: Oil: where is it going?

If mine was burning a lot of oil I would run non synthetic for at least the next 5k and review consumption
I change my oil at 5k intervals as they are easier to track
by Rangoonruns
Wed Jul 29, 2015 6:48 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Odd chain wear
Replies: 14
Views: 2408

Re: Odd chain wear

Might also be worth checking your chain is not too tight ??
by Rangoonruns
Sun Jul 26, 2015 11:08 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Odd chain wear
Replies: 14
Views: 2408

Re: Odd chain wear

Could it be alignment? Or the wheel could be aligned but a little offset, that would be difficult to try and correct though.
Anyway I am of to look at mine now but either way I would not be worried at all
by Rangoonruns
Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:55 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Which map??
Replies: 6
Views: 1087

Re: Which map??

Not really mate I get 140-145 till the light
It never really changes whether I wring its neck or pootle about
by Rangoonruns
Tue Jul 21, 2015 5:06 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Which map??
Replies: 6
Views: 1087

Re: Which map??

yes Mick
I increased the fuel 2 percent
Runs fine and dyno confirmed it was doing no harm.
Haven't messed for a long time now. Shame as I enjoy tinkering lol
by Rangoonruns
Sun Jul 19, 2015 7:29 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Which map??
Replies: 6
Views: 1087

Re: Which map??

I have similar set up to you and run 15 map
Had it dyno d and the guy said it suited the bike well and was not worth tweaking
I do have the second butterflies removed but left shafts in place
Cheers john
by Rangoonruns
Fri Jun 26, 2015 8:23 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Rear Wheel Cush Drive Play
Replies: 9
Views: 1458

Re: Rear Wheel Cush Drive Play

Yes
My way of fixing Cush drive rubbers is for the rubber block type of Cush drive so I do accept it wouldn't work on SMT style of Cush drive.
by Rangoonruns
Tue Jun 16, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: Luggage
Topic: Givi Trekker TRK52N
Replies: 9
Views: 3403

Re: Givi Trekker TRK52N

by Rangoonruns
Tue Jun 16, 2015 6:12 pm
Forum: Luggage
Topic: Givi Trekker TRK52N
Replies: 9
Views: 3403

Re: Givi Trekker TRK52N

Do a search on here Yoozy

I posted a template of where to drill and the kit is a givi .... I listed part numbers I am sure

cheers the Rangoon :lol:
by Rangoonruns
Fri Mar 13, 2015 9:18 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: Valve inspection
Replies: 20
Views: 3084

Re: Valve inspection

yep mine were all good at 10k and one tight at 20k