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: Maintenance How-to


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