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    oldphart replied to the thread Stalling.
    Get your dealer to fiddle. When this doesn't work (which apparently it doesn't always), just ride it, eventually it settles down. Of...
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    oldphart replied to the thread Survey.
    Two years I prefer to spend more time on the dirt than the road - the only reason road features so highly is because I commute on it. I...
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    oldphart replied to the thread Can you wax your Himalayan?.
    Wax? Wash and chamois, that's all you need.
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    Screwdriver and hammer. Seriously. I've done mine with a C spanner but it's so hard to get at that the screwdriver method was better.
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    oldphart reacted to Gsborn's post in the thread Tyres - alternative to stock - reviews? with Like Like.
    You are right now after a tank and a half it feels better.
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    The E07 needs about a tankful of fuel to wear in, both on bitumen and gravel. I guess they the edges worn or something.
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    oldphart reacted to caferider48's post in the thread RE Hard Panniers Question with Like Like.
    the 4 attachment points on top of the panniers can be used with web straps (ex ROK straps) to create a lifting handle
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    oldphart replied to the thread WARRANTY USE???.
    Here's an entertaining take on it. It IS the Australian experience, dunno what it's like elsewhere.
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    oldphart replied to the thread WARRANTY USE???.
    You must be down south and dealing with the Yamaha mob.
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    oldphart replied to the thread Chain guard.
    Ah ha. That makes sense. In the fatness of wallet, I'll be fitting one. I'm using a Loobman which I like, but I have to remember to...
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    oldphart reacted to cupoftee's post in the thread Chain guard with Like Like.
    It's got a vibrating part inside, it's activated when you start the bike.
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    oldphart replied to the thread Chain guard.
    How do the Tutoro know when to feed the oil? I know you can adjust the rate of drip, but how does it know when to drip?
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    oldphart replied to the thread intermittent misfire.
    New plug fixed mine however, I've also heard that the plug lead can be dodgy. Maybe replace that as well.
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    oldphart replied to the thread Missing oil.
    As RobcC says, this is a bike where you check the oil after giving it a run. Sometimes mine shows nothing when cold, sometimes half...
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    oldphart reacted to Robc76's post in the thread Missing oil with Like Like.
    This is one of those engines where you check the oil level when warm. Run the engine with the bike on the centre stand for a few...
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