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Forum: Idle Banter Today, 12:22 PM
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Posted By Bibio
Re: USA shipping to UK/New Wallet

any decent handmade leather wallet should last a lifetime. just do a google search. there are plenty places here in the UK that make them.
Forum: Idle Banter Yesterday, 10:37 PM
Replies: 5,945
Views: 337,372
Posted By Bibio
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

daylight will now be getting shorter :-(
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues Yesterday, 09:11 PM
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Views: 133,207
Posted By Bibio
Re: What have you tinkered with today?

yup one of the reasons i dont like curvys is the joke plungers along with the fragile cable splitter. i've always found it best to take the carbs off.
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues Yesterday, 06:06 PM
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Views: 133,207
Posted By Bibio
Re: What have you tinkered with today?

stripped the shock out the bike as i wanted to know the spring ID. well its a 60mm spring but a 2.25" collar..

the shock was filthy so a good clean with degreaser was in order.

was meant to...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking Yesterday, 03:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 260
Posted By Bibio
Re: 2001 SV650 Engine Diagnostic Help

a loose cam chain noise is a metallic rattle and slap. a fubar big end is a metallic crack and knock hence the name "big end knock".

by and large the SV engine is pretty bullet proof and there are...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking Yesterday, 12:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 287
Posted By Bibio
Re: Barback Risers & Stock Cables - 2017 L7

you should always ride with your arms bent at your elbows even if it means leaning forward slightly. the closer you can get your forearms to horizontal the better it is for your wrists and riding.
Forum: Idle Banter Yesterday, 12:15 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 66
Posted By Bibio
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking Yesterday, 12:11 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 287
Posted By Bibio
Re: Barback Risers & Stock Cables - 2017 L7

looks good :-)

maybe thats why my bars sit closer to me as the cnc yoke i have the bars sit over the stem nut like yours in the pics.
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking Yesterday, 01:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 473
Posted By Bibio
Re: Looking into buying a 2008 SV650, concerns

the speedo reading high is due to the sensor rotor more than likely broken.
Forum: Idle Banter 20-06-18, 11:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 66
Posted By Bibio
Re: Smile of the day - What is yours?

i think there is a statutory time limit, if the family member has just moved in then they can be evicted. however if they have lived there for a long time then they are fine. its to stop people...
Forum: Idle Banter 20-06-18, 02:52 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 66
Posted By Bibio
Elderly Personal Care Help - MKI

dont know if its different down south but i'm sure that if your a full time carer you get 4 weeks respite for free. in the last eleven years i have not had any respite but its getting to the point...
Forum: Ancillaries 20-06-18, 12:51 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,364
Posted By Bibio
Re: Bargain Alerts Thread!!!

robinsons foundry: https://www.robinsonsfoundry.co.uk/

09482-00646 new shape SV AL7 spark plugs less than half price 6.08 each

16510-07J00 genuine oil filter all models 6.59

get them while...
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 20-06-18, 12:15 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 377
Posted By Bibio
Re: Bleedin' Brakes

they are all the same parts in the usa, eu etc.etc the only difference is headlights and some ecu's ;)
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 19-06-18, 11:05 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 377
Posted By Bibio
Re: Bleedin' Brakes

thats a bit harder to navigate. i like Ronayers as it gives all the fiches for a certain bike on one page.
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 19-06-18, 11:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 287
Posted By Bibio
Re: Barback Risers & Stock Cables - 2017 L7

sitting more upright is good but also brings a pitfall of placing more pressure on your bum and hips.

i'm 5ft fek all and 50+ years old and find the seating position with renthal med bars about...
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 10:35 PM
Replies: 5,945
Views: 337,372
Posted By Bibio
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 10:17 PM
Replies: 5,945
Views: 337,372
Posted By Bibio
Re: Gripe of the day - What is yours?

dont worry you can vote him out in another 3 years and even if he does get in again he can only serve two terms.

dont put all the blame on trump, its the republican party you need to put the blame...
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 10:11 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 106,520
Posted By Bibio
Re: The All new Reeder Megathread

same usernames unless i'm dreaming. yes the more the merrier and all welcome and i dont blame them. svrider is getting beyond a joke.
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 19-06-18, 10:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 178
Posted By Bibio
Re: Baffled :(

your engine temps here in the UK should sit about 78-79 while moving and around 78-96 in town. if the temp gauge is reeding low then its the temp sensor needing replaced or the connections looked at....
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 09:31 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 106,520
Posted By Bibio
Re: The All new Reeder Megathread

anyone else noticed the influx of svrider members of late.
Forum: SV Talk, Tuning & Tweaking 19-06-18, 09:27 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 287
Posted By Bibio
Re: Barback Risers & Stock Cables - 2017 L7

the link does not show the exact part. but i'm sure that you are looking at the riser clamps and if so you can get them on ebay at a 1/4 of the price.

pretty much any height to the existing bars...
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 08:50 PM
Replies: 1,426
Views: 106,520
Posted By Bibio
Re: The All new Reeder Megathread

my brain cant cope with going at fast speeds any more. the body is willing but the brain is wandering so its time to chill and look at the scenery instead of endless tarmac and corners.
Forum: For Sale - SV's and SV related items 19-06-18, 08:34 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 119
Posted By Bibio
Re: k8 svs for sale 1300.00 pounds

lovely cheep bike. but from the colour its a K6 registered in 2008.
Forum: Idle Banter 19-06-18, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3,140
Views: 213,310
Posted By Bibio
Forum: Bikes - Talk & Issues 19-06-18, 08:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 123
Posted By Bibio
Re: New SV rider here

welcome to the mad house, enjoy your stay :-)
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