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Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 11-07-20, 07:42 PM
Replies: 1,804
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Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: What have you tinkered with today?

It's quite common for general Automotive parts to be re-branded and used on Motorcycles. Things like Temp sensors/Fan thermo switches/Thermostats/ Rad caps etc.Things like wheel bearings as well...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 01-07-20, 08:54 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 237
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Carb tuning aid ... possibly

I'm all for modifications but I agree with Biblio,

Check here,

https://cx500.000webhostapp.com/SV650Carb_Balance.html

If a user wants to add a spigot extender they must allow for the extra...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 27-06-20, 02:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 364
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Ermax fairing panels

I think the icing on the cake would be a decal to match similar to the main ones already on the bike?
...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 27-06-20, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 388
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Alternative bellypan

If you can't find something to suit you should buy some ACF50 anyway and keep the engine clean and wiped with some ACF50,

http://www.acf-50.co.uk/motorcycle.htm

Most local Motorcycle shops now...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 27-06-20, 08:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 605
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: The new love of my life!

You can,"Right Click" on most pictures and choose,"Copy Image Address" and then copy and past that into the Picture icon(Little Envelope) but remove the Blue http in the box so it's blank before...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 27-06-20, 08:30 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 605
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: The new love of my life!

https://i.postimg.cc/5yrRrX1h/20200626-153158.jpg


:p
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 23-06-20, 01:26 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 528
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Curvy charging issue ... maybe?

First get the Multi-meter. You need to track down things before buying anything else. I use the cheap one from eBay and it does the job fine :)
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 23-06-20, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 528
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Curvy charging issue ... maybe?

As per other post/s you need a digital multi-meter. They are not that hard to use and you will get all the help you need to use it on here :)

Screwfix do a cheap one that will do the job,
...
Forum: Ancillaries 20-06-20, 02:50 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 69,364
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Bargain Alerts Thread!!!

I read that but wouldn't use any of these type things on rubber anyway and just as a rust release/degreaser :)

You got me thinking though and found this useful chart as it's blurb says it's...
Forum: Ancillaries 20-06-20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 69,364
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Bargain Alerts Thread!!!

I've been working on a pal's SV650s and needed/wanted to try a different release fluid. Read the reviews of this so bought some. Excellent value and also a good degreaser. Biggest Aerosol can I've...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 11-06-20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 480
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: SV Lockdown Freshen Up

Lovely job. Is the Number plate legal?

They are over-keen around here :(
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 10-06-20, 05:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 554
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: SV650S K5 eating plugs

I've had no bad parts from M&P,


https://www.mandp.co.uk/search?q=spark%20plug%20cr8&p=0
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 10-06-20, 08:31 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,315
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: 650 oil sump

Having worked on engines and Aircraft removing broken studs and bolts I advise not buying a Left hand drill bit kit but only buy the one,"Quality" Left hand drill bit of the correct size for the job....
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 10-06-20, 08:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 554
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: SV650S K5 eating plugs

I don't have an EFI version SV650 but can give you some general ignition diagnostics/advice.

If you have a Digital multi-meter get the Tank up and check the rear Spark plug cap's resistance and...
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 05-06-20, 06:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,415
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: White lines?

Seems you are pretty much right,

https://www.uk-driving-test.com/double-white-lines.php

HTH :)
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 29-05-20, 07:51 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,152
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: SV650 Curvy - Voltage Regulator / Rectifier supplier?

Yes. The R/R does two jobs. The Rectifier part changes AC current from the Stator into the usable DC voltage required by the vehicles electrical components and the Regulator part meters/limits the...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 29-05-20, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 249
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Identifying paddock stand bobbin?

These will do you,

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Warrior-Motorcycle-Bike-Rear-Paddock-Stand-Bobbin-Hooks-Adaptor-Kit-13mm/371108632221?hash=item5667cc569d:g:VMEAAOSwSihdlzpg

HTH :)
Forum: Idle Banter 28-05-20, 12:08 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 766
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: The Durham Dash

https://community.giffgaff.com/assets/files/2020-05-26/1590456993-838182-fb-img-1590456760988.jpeg

:smt042
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 26-05-20, 09:10 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Curvy starting problems

You say you have tested the R/R but have you done the full diagnostic as per the manual. If the Rectifier part(Diode tests) of the R/R is failing it will let AC current through which can damage the...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 25-05-20, 09:08 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 491
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Curvy starting problems

If you have a Workshop manual there's a troubleshooting section. It's quite often overlooked but can be a useful tool for diagnosing problems. As per other poster you need to go through a diagnostic...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 24-05-20, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 225
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Pointy clutch cover gasket - RTV for water pump?

I usually do but only a very thin smear if using non OEM gaskets. Blue Hylomar is good but can be a bit chewy to apply but most decent RTVs work well if correctly and sparingly applied and any excess...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 14-05-20, 07:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Rear Brake Not Returning

If you haven't been pointed to it do yourself a favour and get a Can of ACF50,

http://www.acf-50.co.uk/motorcycle.htm

Apply a few drops to all linkages as it not only lubes but also holds back...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 13-05-20, 08:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 498
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: Rear Brake Not Returning

When you get it sorted get into the habit of using the rear brake when in slow traffic. This will keep it from seizing and also gives much more slow speed maneuverability stability :smt026
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 07-05-20, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: 2017 SV650 not starting

Tip: There is only one weakness with these little chargers(Mine's an older version) and that's the Battery side cable over several years can weaken at the entry grommet by being bent/flexed a lot...
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 05-05-20, 11:12 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 591
Posted By R1ffR4ff
Re: 2017 SV650 not starting

I've been using Oxford Maximizers for years. Great little step/maintenance chargers,
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