Im about to post the details of my bike for sale. Its going for an MOT next week and thats it going for sale big time. I want to buy a friends bike who needs the room in his garage and its a Bandit 600 he offered me. I feel its my destiny to take him up on the offer. The Gs is my first...
I'm planning a little trip next week to the Nurburgring and the Eifel region returning via the Ardenne.
I'm going out from Harwich to Hook of Holland and returning Calais/Dover. Are there any savings/vouchers/discounts to be had or is it a matter of trolling through the various internet sites...
I need to replace my battery and I have been searching for the cheapest price for a Odyssey PC310. The best price I could find is £92.95 at thesafetycentre.co.uk.
Can anyone recommend anywhere I might find it cheaper?
The Dakr's headlight is hardly its best feature.
I've gone for a 100/80W bulb to stay alive but to be honest I only fell really comfortably on the open road with both low and high beam on (my swtitch handlilly sticks to allow this.
So, trawling e-bay I find HID (High Intensity Discharge)...
I've got a trip round the world coming up very soon & a friend recommended getting additional lighting.
I've got a twinspark Dakar, and I don't intend to ride much in the dark anyway – but he thought additional lighting would be good in places such as India and Pakistan.
I've seen the...
Next Thursday (I think) sees the return of the cheap biking gear at LIDL's.
The selection includes jackets, trousers, helmets, boots, gloves, tank bags and baclavas (turkish desert I think!) all at very good prices.
All items are shown on their website, so take a look if your still paying off...
After searching this and other Fora for information regarding an Auxilliary Light Bar for the F650GS I decided to take a more lateral approach to the problem. After dropping the upper mudguard, I bolted a piece of aluminium strip (385 x 25 x 5mm) to the underside of the black plastic headlight...
Thought I'd share - GPS Warehouse are selling the old model Garmin StreetPilot III with Europe maps and a RAM bike mount kit inc electric connections, for sub- ?150. Blimey!
Might be worth a look if you're thinking about GPS for summer trips...
Found these while hunting for a set of Acerbis Handguards.Here's the website;
www.poamotocross.co.uk and here's the link
They are Acerbis Rally Brush Guards at ?19.75 a pair.
You still have to buy a mounting kit for them, but bloody cheaper...
Just an update following my argument with a pot hole in Trafalgar Sq that damaged the rim on F/Wheel.
Following a letter from Westminster Councils Insurance, They will not pay for damage to the F/Wheel as I have to prove the council was negligent!!
They reckon the roads inspected every month...
Found a cheap alternative to the TT or Wunderlich Rear Master Cover on Chain Gang.
It's the Cover from a R1200GS. Part# 34 317 673 520 and costs ?8.66 from your local BMW dealer.
Fits straight on with same M6x20 original bolts, with no spacers (although I did put a couple of flat washers on each...