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: Maintenance How-to


  1. Wiring tools and skills for a noob
  2. front wheel noise???
  3. SENA SMH-5FM / SHM10 Speakers into Shoei Hornet DS
  4. Aftermarket clutch lever installation
  5. Reduce Torgue using a Thread Lube or Locker?
  6. Do I have to remove the gas tank?
  7. Aux. Wiring Help
  8. Do I need a new chain? 2010 Wee
  9. 2012+ DL650 front wheel removal
  10. tank decals
  11. Coolant draining 2006 Vee
  12. 2012 + DL650 Clutch adjustment
  13. Dead electrics
  14. Wheel bearing replacement procedure
  15. Bleed the clutch with out any special tools
  16. Looking for an owner's manual
  17. No coolant drain bolts on K6 Vee?
  18. Fitting lowering links ?
  19. Bar end wont thread back on
  20. Gas Tank removal question
  21. New brake lever need lube?
  22. Magneto / Flywheel removal
  23. Embarrassing question lower Cowl removal
  24. 2007 Wee Warning Flasher light switch
  25. What is this screw?
  26. removing the regulator on a DL650
  27. electrical guages
  28. My starter motor troubleshooting guide
  29. Starter switch replacement
  30. installing carrier mat
  31. Battery tender questions
  32. Cut Down Shield
  33. Easy and gentle primary sprocket removal
  34. Headlight adjustment
  35. New chain prep
  36. Wheel bearing tool
  37. Thanks to Black Lab
  38. Howto on rear shock / spring replacement?
  39. Front Fork Oil Seal Replacement - One Tip
  40. need help! Bike will not start again.
  41. Fork Oil
  42. Low Range Torque Wrench
  43. front abs lines
  44. Routine maint. clutch adj?
  45. Clutch Catastrophe, can't get slave cylinder back on
  46. Chirping sound
  47. A tip when fitting tubes in tyres
  48. Making thing easier
  49. Plugged my first tire
  50. near miss...
  51. Can you make ABS switchable?
  52. oil pressure sending unit slow leak
  53. DL650 lifting the front wheel off the floor with Centrestand
  54. VAlve shims??
  55. New to bike and forum, spark plugs?
  56. Rear sprocket not round?
  57. Clutch handle adjustment
  58. Chain Adjustment / Side Stand vs. Center
  59. Crash bar bolts
  60. Rear Header Removal = WTF?!
  61. Battery connections:
  62. DL1K: How to repair a stripped oil plug
  63. Side cowling removal-How to?
  64. Starting Problem - Battery?
  65. removing stubborn bar end. . .
  66. DL650 code , C13
  67. oil drip
  68. valve adjustment 2002 vee
  69. adjusting valves on 2002 dl1000
  70. Chain Adjustment Video
  71. Headlight aiming specification
  72. 2012 fork spring swap
  73. Dealer Mode from Dr Vstrom dl1000 and 650
  74. Crankcase Bolt Torque - I don't want to mess up
  75. Brake Line and Brake Fluid Replacement
  76. fog light help!
  77. Lifting Bike
  78. How much rust in a gas tank is enough to need fixing?
  79. How To Make Lock Cylinders TRAX (suzuki adv) cases BETTER!!!
  80. Bad Battery, Short, What is my Problem?
  81. 12V in-the-dash install
  82. Front Brake Line on ABS Wee
  83. Advice Needed: Patching hole in plastic
  84. Front sprocket replacement
  85. coolant maintenance
  86. wiring help
  87. Vstrom service videos
  88. Little embarrassed but I have to ask (oil change related).
  89. Dog Bones Vee vs Wee
  90. DL650 Throttle Cable Slack Adjustment
  91. Fork Removal
  92. How to disassemble and fill up your rear preload adjuster (Pics)
  93. 2012 Wee Oil Filter
  94. What happened to Black Lab Threads?
  95. Mightyshep pics???
  96. Rear axle nut torque
  97. How do you remove the brake pads from caliper ?
  98. HELP please - rear shock install
  99. Putting it back together
  100. Fuel Gauge Fixed - It's Now Linear
  101. R/R Regulator rectifier replaced with a MOSFET (pics included)
  102. DL650 '09 ABS brake bleed procedure
  103. Replacing license plate bulb
  104. DL1000 Compression and Rebound Gold Valve install, plus some tuning comments
  105. Top case Installation, remove pad?
  106. Off'n one piece
  107. How to move the throttle tube?
  108. Throttle cable replacement
  109. Changing front sprocket on DL1000 k6
  110. dL650 gear lever
  111. Oxford Hot Hands Over Grip Heaters
  112. ruined windshield?
  113. When to Replace front tire
  114. How I Carry Extra Motor Oil & Lube My Chain (Video)
  115. Loos Front brake caliper
  116. Loose Mirror
  117. Headlight Light receptacle
  118. need 12v outlet help before the ride tomor
  119. My stock seat cover is coming apart..
  120. sticky ignition lock fix (w/ pics)
  121. Shift linkage adjustment
  122. wiring fog lights
  123. Tire bead breaker from wood scraps!
  124. C32 Injector Signal #1 CODE
  125. Road Rocketeer Brake! Tail light install
  126. DL-650 Cam Chain Guide bolt tension
  127. Gas Caps: Vented, non-Vented, and how to change the tumblers
  128. Kick stand shorter???
  129. Bleeding the front brakes with a Mity Vac and banjo bleeder
  130. Wheel removal without centerstand (or any common sense)
  131. wiring instructions for solo prime LED lighting?
  132. Step-by-step: Universal Vista Cruise Control Installation
  133. DL 650 5K wiring aux LED to ignition ?
  134. Rear tire change tutorial with pics
  135. 650 will not cold idle
  136. Front Tire Change Using a Car Ramp
  137. 2007 wee strom valve check/pics
  138. How to install a battery???
  139. Step by step: replacing the front brake line on an ABS Wee
  140. SW-Motech Evo Quick Carrier Installation on a '09 DL650
  141. How to install a MOSFET Regulator/Rectifier
  142. (New Updated) - Changing Oil With SW-Motech Skidplate, (Photos)
  143. NEED HELP?
  144. Stock mirror question
  145. How to fix mountain lock on side bags
  146. Fork oil change
  147. Settling Your Front Suspension
  148. Chain lube on tire
  149. 12vdc compressor
  150. 2003 windshield
  151. k5-650 clutch issues
  152. 2006 Wee TBS Instructions?
  153. SW-MOTECH Complete Installation
  154. 06 Wee synch
  155. Throttle Body Sync
  156. removing crimped header pipe
  157. Wheel removal made easier
  158. Front Brake Master Cylinder Part
  159. Side Panel Removal
  160. 2Bros Repack
  161. Rostra Cruise cable slack
  162. how to find the plug for heated grips
  163. First DIY tire change
  164. Removing Drive Sprocket Cover
  165. Cleaning air filter, Where do I start??
  166. Fixing a Pelican Case: Pelican Goes Good On Warranty
  167. Levels, Lines, And Lasers: I Don't Use Them, (Adjusting My Chain)
  168. Oil change
  169. Best way to remove Vstrom Sticker
  170. How To: Make An Airbox Mud/Splash Guard - (Photos)
  171. TRE install on DL1000
  172. Motion pro
  173. Info on Rear Spring Change to HyperPro
  174. Camera tank bag, cheap and easy
  175. OEM Heated Grips? Newbie question
  176. How to install Crash Bars (BOLT REMOVAL)
  177. How to:Replace rear brake pads
  178. How to: Replace front brake pads
  179. DL1000 Front Wheel Removal
  180. broken front fender mount
  181. How To: Make A Quick A Dirty Waterproof Tankbag, (photos)
  182. battery problem
  183. Adding Sythetic to dino juice...?
  184. Problem after a valve adjustment
  185. Cam Shaft Journal Bolts
  186. Chain Tension/Loosening Rear Axle Nut on an 09
  187. Removing Oil Filter with Afrika Plate/SW Rally Bars..?
  188. Bulb size
  189. Where did the pics go?
  190. maintenance manual
  191. DL:650 Oil Leak at Waterpump
  192. Bent Givi Engine Guards
  193. How To: Install Buell Ulysses Headlights On A 2007 DL-650
  194. Howto: Remove rear shock from K8 DL650A (ABS)
  195. Broke turnsignal switch
  196. Pass AdMore Cable thru Hole in Fender
  197. How to raise your V-Strom motorcycle with a floor jack.
  198. DL 650 How To: Make Homemade Swingarm Removal Tools
  199. No Center Stand
  200. Madstad slipping: How to make it stay where you put it.
  201. Seat Surgery
  202. Oil Cap Tether, (Pics)
  203. DIY Maintanence Videos on YouTube
  204. Manual Tire Changing Tips
  205. Rear Axle bearings
  206. PSA: 12mm metric allen bit socket - Harbor Freight
  207. Strom Minimalist Motorcycle Tire Change
  208. OK... sorry... but where in the heck is the Throttle Body Sync "link"?
  209. Givi engine guards thread chasing tip
  210. DL1000 Clutch Master Cylinder Rebuild
  211. Replacing "Dead" Velcro with Snaps, (Tutorial with Pics)
  212. Rostra CC Wiring Diagram and dipswitch settings for DL650
  213. Dynabead Tire Balancing System, (Tutorial, Links and Pics)
  214. How To Change A Front Wheel While On The Road, (Tutorial - Video)
  215. (Old Version) Changing Oil With SW-Motech Skidplate, (2 Pics)
  216. DL1000/DL650 Move/Remove Warning Stickers
  217. How I installed Stebel Nautilus Compact Air Horn
  218. 19mm Axle Wrench Alternative
  219. Rebending Crash Bars (Pics)
  220. Changing a Front Tire With Simple Tools, (Part 1 & Part 2)
  221. How to disconnect clutch linkage to change engine sprocket?
  222. Marinco 12 volt Outlet Installation
  223. Swingarm Lock Nut Special Tool
  224. Rostra Electronic Cruise Control Install Instructions
  225. Headight modulator install.
  226. DL650 Valve Adjustment Notes and Tips
  227. The Big Oil Thread!!!! The Only Oil Thread!!!!
  228. DL 650 Valve shim calculator
  229. DL1000 Clutch Lever Removal/Replacement
  230. DL1000/650 Front Wheel Removal
  231. DL1000 Side Panel Removal
  232. DL1000/650 Fuel Tank Removal
  233. Simple Air Horn Mount Tutorial
  234. The Finer Points of Washing and Detailing
  235. How to change the stator on a DL1000
  236. Housekeeping!
  237. Something To Check ...
  238. DL1000 Powerpoint file for Clutch Basket Replacement
  239. LED's are exhausting!
  240. Clean up the pipes
  241. DID VM2 + 16T Front Sprocket + Stock Rear Sprocket
  242. Clutch basket how to (and not how to...)
  243. Stripped Allen Head Happy Ending
  244. Homemade alignment aid (lots of pics)
  245. DL1000 How to adjust the Secondary Throttle Plates
  246. Alternative Windscreen option--Cheap!
  247. DL1000 TPS Check!
  248. Valve adjustments DL650
  249. Can anyone see this thread?
  250. Forum Introduction