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by Mike690
Mon Jan 22, 2018 10:03 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Suspension
Replies: 261
Views: 63767

Re: 1290 Suspension

I’m about 200lbs and well over 6 foot tall. This bike is good for big guys in many ways but the suspension does need some attention for it to handle. Mine has had heavier fork springs installed with a front revalve. The tuner also noted that the oil level in the fork was reduced as it was about twic...
by Mike690
Mon Jul 31, 2017 3:20 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: KTM PP Ergo Pillion Seat
Replies: 3
Views: 754

Re: KTM PP Ergo Pillion Seat

Excellent, thank you.
by Mike690
Mon Jul 31, 2017 1:33 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: KTM PP Ergo Pillion Seat
Replies: 3
Views: 754

KTM PP Ergo Pillion Seat

Does anyone one here have the KTM Ergo pillion seat? Does it have a phone compartment like the stock unit has?

I am unable to get a look at one at the local dealer to check for myself.

Thanks in advance.

Mike.
by Mike690
Mon Jul 03, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Accessories
Topic: Need recommendation for good naked bike helmet
Replies: 23
Views: 5093

Re: Need recommendation for good naked bike helmet

Gave up waiting for the new Schuberths and just bought an X-lite X-802RR. XLiteX802RRPuFlatCarbon_Helmet-1.jpg Having said earlier noise is more crucial on a naked, this helmet is quite noisy on my 1190 Adventure which has a (very effective) 1290 SA screen fitted to it but strangely quiet on the Su...
by Mike690
Sun Jun 04, 2017 12:09 pm
Forum: Exhausts
Topic: Aftermarket exhaust pipes for the 1290
Replies: 277
Views: 103784

Re: Aftermarket exhaust pipes for the 1290

Thanks for the picture. The fit looks sturdy enough.

Might have to shamelessly copy you. 8-)
by Mike690
Sun Jun 04, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Exhausts
Topic: Aftermarket exhaust pipes for the 1290
Replies: 277
Views: 103784

Re: Aftermarket exhaust pipes for the 1290

The AR slipon looks good.

How is it mounted? Is there any chance of it working it's way loose?

I am looking for options for a 2017 SD.