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by marcm
Wed Oct 07, 2015 6:00 pm
Forum: The XT600Z 34L/55W Ténéré Forum
Topic: Rebuild my 1985 xt600 z 34L
Replies: 25
Views: 6026

Re: Rebuild my 1985 xt600 z 34L

Looking good.....oh for mine to look pretty again.... :biggrin:
by marcm
Wed Sep 16, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: The XT600Z 34L/55W Ténéré Forum
Topic: Fred´s 34L
Replies: 122
Views: 25329

Re: Fred´s 34L

Regarding the seat,did you manage to buy or get another foam made?...mines absolutely shagged now,rode it to UK and back to Spain a few weeks back and the foam stays flattened when you get off of it...its definitly got worse after a summer in the sunshine in a warmer climate and the cover had defini...
by marcm
Mon Jul 20, 2015 9:44 pm
Forum: The XT600Z 3AJ Ténéré Forum
Topic: Loud spinning sound from the speedometer
Replies: 5
Views: 1514

Re: Loud spinning sound from the speedometer

My 350 lc does same from rev counter..little oil was the answer..
by marcm
Fri Jun 26, 2015 8:26 am
Forum: The Nuts & Bolts
Topic: X40FOX
Replies: 4
Views: 1516

Re: X40FOX

Kawasaki kxf 450 silencer fits straight on original header pipe,a small bit of adjustment is needed on the kawasaki silencer bracket to clear seat mountings...if you can get a standard one secondhand for very little money its well worth while...quite a lot of motocross people seem to think the bike ...
by marcm
Thu Jun 25, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: The XT600Z 34L/55W Ténéré Forum
Topic: Which good/better handlebar for the 34L
Replies: 2
Views: 1173

Re: Which good/better handlebar for the 34L

I ended up using a renthal set of bars that i think we're vintage/high bend if you hunt through the renthal numbers relative to the names they call them you should be able to find them.. Ideal for riding standing for me,possibly slightly far forward when sitting,but I've just accepted there's a big ...
by marcm
Sat May 23, 2015 9:34 am
Forum: The XT600Z 34L/55W Ténéré Forum
Topic: YSS suspension
Replies: 5
Views: 1990

Re: YSS suspension

Nothing wrong with the yss shocks,bit less money than the wilbers..the only other constructive things I can say is changing the rear shock on my 34l transformed it on the dirt...and my tdr 250 has a hagon shock on its fucking horrible... smile:
I think wemoto in the UK do yss shock xt..
by marcm
Wed May 13, 2015 6:58 pm
Forum: Vendors Section
Topic: PULLER CHAIN - XT600
Replies: 6
Views: 2932

Re: PULLER CHAIN - XT600

And here I was thinking I've not had to buy any bike pieces for a few weeks... smile:
by marcm
Sun May 10, 2015 3:58 pm
Forum: The Engine Section
Topic: Yami´s engine thread
Replies: 32
Views: 6822

Re: Yami´s engine thread

Blind hole puller is the device either with slide hammer or one with legs,you maybe able to improvise using a rawl bolt with a pair of vise grips and a hammer if you warm the case up carefully with a heat gun a bit... Be careful not to destroy bearing too much if possible as they get harder to extra...
by marcm
Sat Nov 08, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: Restorations & Rebuilds
Topic: REBUILD/RESTORATION COSTINGS?
Replies: 19
Views: 12967

Re: REBUILD/RESTORATION COSTINGS?

Mine started off as a 700 and something quid means of getting home from girlfriends at the time after selling an r1.... It was reasonably ok other than an engine rattle and horrifically noisy 3rd gear...rode it around for a bit,before thinking bloody hell I best look at motor...con rod was shagged b...
by marcm
Sun Nov 02, 2014 9:01 pm
Forum: The XT600Z 3AJ Ténéré Forum
Topic: Front sprocket nut
Replies: 3
Views: 1305

Re: Front sprocket nut

Pretty sure that same nut does fit quite a few different yamaha models rd350,Tzr 250 and some yz models.