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  1. Eddieh93


    So I sold my bike yesterday! I am due and upgrade now and I didn't want to have it sitting around all winter so I have sold her. I wont be going anywhere as I will be buying an MT-09 at some point soon so I will be lingering on, thanks for all the help and enjoy the 07's.
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    Long lasting chain wax/lube

    Hi guys, I am looking for a long lasting chain wax/lube so I dont have to apply everyday, its becoming a pain in the arse. I am going to upgrade to an R6 in March so I just need something to get me through the winter without to much trouble. I am changing my chain and sprockets at the end of...
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    5000 Mile Service

    Does anyone know what's involved in a 5000 mile service I'm sick of paying expensive labour charges when I could probably do it myself. Is it just brake pads, oil, chain tensioning and clean and oil and bits like that or is it internal engine checks?
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    Spongy Back Brake

    The back brake is spongy as we all probably already know. Has anyone had any success in trying to sharpen up the back brake? Let me know.
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    Custom Helmet

    Investing in some new gear more importantly a new helmet. Has anyone got a custom helmet? I have started my design but not 100% sure if it worth it. Here is my crude design in paint, what do we think?(not finished) Still undecided yet and it is quite expensive as well.
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    Post Winter and Pre Summer Service

    Hi guys, Going to be doing some routine maintenance and a bit extra after a winter full of commuting and fun rides and before the summer kicks in and I don't get off the bike. I am planning on doing: Brake Pads Oil Filter and Oil Change A GOOD CLEAN as I haven't cleaned it once since owning (I...
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    Further riding Qualifications

    I am interested in becoming an instructor in the near future. Got the opportunity to do a Ride Safe Course in September. Does anyone recommend it? Is anyone on hear ROSPA qualified? I have looked at the route I need to go to be an instructor and it looks a pain in the arse to keep current.
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    Moto Cage Hand Guards

    I am looking for a set of Moto cage hand guards. I am about to buy the Moto cage fly screen as its the only one that looks acceptable for the front a in my opinion, but would like some hand guards to match, I will be painting the screen and hand guards to match my bike just missing a set of...
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    MT-09 Tracer

    Been looking at buying an MT-09 Tracer for some touring. Does anyone have one/ridden one and can let me know what they think seem some reviews which says its another quality bike from Yamaha, but if I buy if am I becoming a bit of a Yamaha fanboy?! Also been looking at a BMW R1200GS R but they...
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    Exhaust Issue

    So now people should have had their after market exhausts for a few miles now has anyone got any gripes/moans about theirs, I am still looking and undecided about which one to get its between Zard and SC Project. Let me know if anything.
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    R+G You Absolute Heroes!!

    So the inevitable happened and I lost the front end to some diesel yesterday, was doing about 3 MPH coming to a stop and just didn't see it.....FAIL!! Absolute heroes at R+G!! I had fitted the crash protection as I knew how expensive crashes can be, the only damage I took was the foot peg is a...
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    Free Editing Software

    Has anyone got any recommendations for free video editing software so I can blur my speedo? Let me know.
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    GoPro Mounting

    What's people favourite mounting position for a gopro or similar camera., I've tried helmet and chest but am going to stick a tab to the front mudguard and see how that is. Anyone else got any ideas?
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    Single Seat Conversion

    I am looking at buying a pillion seat cover or Yamaha original replacement but begrudge paying Yamaha's extortionate prices for what I think doesn't look that good. I have found 2 alternatives, just wondering if anyone has either of these and what's the verdict. Any input is much appreciated.
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    Original Parts for sale

    Hi all, I have some original parts for sale, they are as follows; Rear Fender/Number Plate Holder Foot Pegs Passenger footpegs with Hangars Levers I imagine nobody wants most of them, but if any of you do let me know and we can work a discounted price out obviously for the fellow MT riders...
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    Wing Mirrors

    Anybody got these fitted and what is visibility like?
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    Exhaust Hangar Alternate

    Is there any alternates to the typical passenger foot peg exhaust hangar? As I find that set up quite an eye saw! An alternate to the bracket highlighted red, just so I don't have to put the foot peg mount back on.
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    New Mivv Speed Edge Full Exhaust System

    Has anyone got fitted a new Mivv Speed Edge Exhaust? If so what is it like sound and performance wise? How much lighter is it compared to the original?
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    Braided Brake LInes

    Has anyone installed braided brake lines? Was it a pain in the arse? Is there a massive improvement? Is it worth it? Ed
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    Rear Hugger Extender

    Found this on ebay as I begrudge to pay so much for an after-market one and this will do exactly the same job. Yamaha MT07 All Models Rear Hugger Mudguard Fender Extension Black | eBay Has anyone brought one of these? and if so what's the verdict? Ed