My '04 came to me with some giant square aluminum pan under it, Adventure Tech maybe? I ditched it immediately. I had a DR 350 for such riding at the time. Put on a Hyde. Noticeably quieter and I have 30K+ miles, at least 2K on dirt and gravel roads, and it is scratched but still doing it's job. I would buy another when I get another Strom. Might even buy one for my new '08 WR250R.
Does anyone know what the spokes are coated with on a new XT650?
I tried some NEWSPOKE spoke cleaner and it says not for cadmium coated spokes. It ended up turning them grey!
Trying clean them up with anything from metal polish and WD40.
I own a 2019 650AXT. Seat is fine as is everything else EXCEPT after about an hour my right leg starts to cramp up - getting older is a pain. CAREFULLY, I extend my leg out in the air for about 2 or 3 min and back on the peg. That works for about another 30 min.
Here and there I read that...
Hoping a 2017 owner can verify that the new Wee has preload adjustable front forks? I ask because the one I test rode did not have any type of preload caps on the top fork tubes. Most publications list this model as having front fork preload adjustability, but one Euro report listed the forks as...
what i would like is the full cogent ddc kit but i'm on low budget.
whats the best value for money assuming i can afford just 1 upgrade
1. Sonic Springs for (0.95)
2. The DDC emulators
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