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  1. DL1050 from 2020 - ?
    So lets say someone dinged up just their passenger peg perhaps more specifically the left one... Could one say use a older models they look suspiciously similar but I'm just looking on the internet. This would be for the new 2020 1050xt, the 1000 ones look very similar as far as I can tell.
  2. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hello, It appears I may have an issue with my fuel injection system on my 2013 DL650A. Does anyone have recommendations to a shop I can trust in the San Francisco Bay Area? Thanks, Connor
  3. DL650A - 2017+
    Hello all, the side stand on my bike was damaged during shipping during a cross country move. I have had trouble finding the part number for the inner and outter springs for my side stand or even a whole side stand assembly can anyone help me with this? Thanks in advance!
  4. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    I need to buy one of these so I can be sure that the things I'll do myself, I'll do properly. :) Any opinions on whether the Haynes manual or the Clymer manual is better? Or just flip a coin? Haynes Clymer
  5. Maintenance, Tech and Products.
    Hi! New2me Wee-Strom (2007 DL650A) :grin2: Very well preserved with only 4300 miles on this 2007 bike. Had a blast running it the up Harrison Grade dirt road to the top of Mt Palomar yesterday! Fun fun bike. Can't wait to take it camping. I want to take it in for some general service, oil...
  6. Suspension and Tire Tech
    Vstrom Xmas 2013 Tire Ride On Repair - YouTube Yes I can! Not Cali but still a very nice Xmas day!:hurray:
  7. DL1000 from 2002-2012
    HELP Returning from Overseas AFG Service - 2003 DL1000 Hello Everyone, Newbie site member here with a 2003 Pearl Orpiment Yellow V-Strom. I just returned from overseas duty in Afghanistan totaling 2yrs, live in the Philly/NJ Metro area. I had the Strom serviced by a veteran who is a mobile...
  8. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    Anybody have experience with trying to get epoxies to stop hot oil through metal case seeps? Brand names you’ve had great success with? Heres the story... Here I was with my 07 DL1000 minding my own business attempting to cruse up a 12500 ft. rocky dirt road...
  9. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hello all! This is my first V-strom and my first post on here, so go easy on me! I purchased a 2006 V-strom about a month ago and decided before I go spending the dough on a set of aftermarket side-cases, that I would try to repair the ones I have first. The gentleman I purchased it from had...
  10. General V-Strom Discussion
    What actual repairs, electrical or mechanical, have you made or been unable to make while on a trip away from home?
  11. General V-Strom Discussion
    On the curvy road that descends from my house to work, cracks in the blacktop have been repaired with squiggly lines of tar. They seem slick. I try to avoid them but I hit them inevitably. Thankfully the lane going up is much freer of tar. Is there any standard that I should show to the road...
  12. Midwest
    Hello all, I am a new owner of a 2003 1000 and love the bike. However, it has some issues, including many that I have seen on this forum. As I am not a very technical person I will need to have someone do the work for me. Is there anyone you would recommend in the Chicagoland area? Any help...
  13. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hello all i'm a new member with a problem. I have an 04 1000 with 42,000 miles. At city speeds between 3000 and 4500 rpm when i try to hold a constant speed i get a lot of misfires. Ive had it in the shop and they tell me nothings wrong. I know its not valve related. Anyone have any ideas...
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