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  1. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi Guys, I'm expecting this problem to be due to the cold weather somehow, as that's the only things that's changed since yesterday, when it worked fine. To Summarize: Bikes ('04 twin spark f650gs) kept outside under cover. Went to ride to work this morning only to find nothing happens when...
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    hello every1 i have just bought a 1995 funduro and while riding it back it started back firing and eventually cut out, the revs were kinda sticking between 3 and 4k on rev clock and backfiring i had no power while it was backfiring it eventually started again once it had cooled down so started...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello chaps n chapettes, A jolly nice passing vandal attempted to "hot wire" my 2007 f650GS (single) by cutting the cable going to the ignition switch. Obviously after that the bike would not start (for me or the vandal). I bought a replacement cable and fitted it myself, as it seemed a...
  4. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    I should start by saying that I have no idea what I am doing when it comes to bikes - still a novice. I have bought a Garmin 660 and I am trying to identify the best way of wiring the power lead to the bike. I have read there can be problems with the canbus and draining the battery. If anyone...
  5. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello. This week on Nojathan's problem of the week is this time: Handelbar buttons for Headlight flasher, and the Horn. I took the fuses out and looked to find bad connections, and blown parts. I found nothing. I took the left hand grip off and also the console to get under the buttons. After...
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi everyone, I am currently prepping my 2005 Dakar for "the big trip" (Europe to Oz). Panniers are sorted (Overland Solutions - expensive but worth it!), visas and jabs are in the making & I've done a bit of maintenance mechanics so far. What I'd like to sort out now is: Electrics. I'm fed up...
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    mechanically im ok but electrics are a bit of a grey area for me... Theres an audable constant fizzing noise coming from the front of the bike, underneath the 'dash' as it were. Its had quite a bit of 'insurance work' done by our friends at Park Lane recently, they didnt have to replace the...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    This evening the Dakar let me down....There seems to be a glitch with the electrics that causes the engine to stop and the the whole bike to switch off. I have found that by turn the handlebars left and right the problem is solved for a bit but after it re-occurs. Not sure if the battery...
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