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: Maintenance How-to


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