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    First check: Battery voltage and...

    First check:

    Battery voltage and connections.......simple and easy, a lot of weird or strange things happen when the battery is low or dying.

    Second: retrieve the code, kick stand down, turn...
  2. I am with Harvey.........on the caliper piston...

    I am with Harvey.........on the caliper piston not retracting.......... causes, piston sticking in the caliper bore, caliper seal issue, brake master cylinder not releasing pressure. By the...
  3. The fuel pump has three wires: 1. Power wire...

    The fuel pump has three wires:

    1. Power wire from the fuel pump relay. ( yellow/red)
    2. Ground wire ( green/red)
    3. Fuel level sending unit wire to the meter. (Black/green)

    ECU wire 13...
  4. Here is another data point. It’s from the...

    Here is another data point. It’s from the VFR1200X forum but the symptoms are similar.
    No code on the VFR if there was it was not mentioned.

    Original post:

    Honda). I was riding today in D...
  5. The O2 sensor on the NC is not a critical...

    The O2 sensor on the NC is not a critical component.
    It has one error code and the engine runs normally with that error code. ( as per the service manual).
    The fuel injection on the NC is...
  6. Sent you a response on ADV rider. Code 86 is...

    Sent you a response on ADV rider.

    Code 86 is communication error to the meter.
    Past posts with this error have been traced back to low battery voltage or loose battery connections.
    Since you...
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    Then there’s the issue..........you can be part...

    Then there’s the issue..........you can be part of the problem or part of the solution.
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    I have the Oxford Adventure grips on another...

    I have the Oxford Adventure grips on another Honda ( VFR1200X). They are ok.......but.........never ever too hot, in cool weather conditions high setting is required and makes the lower setting...
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    November delivery shipping charge .70 means...

    November delivery shipping charge .70 means direct ship from China.
    There are much better choices.
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    Certainly not in our lifetime and maybe not in...

    Certainly not in our lifetime and maybe not in our childrenís lifetime.
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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ Silicate and borate free coolant...

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
    Silicate and borate free coolant has been a Honda “requirement” in all their engines for 40 years. As with most Japanese manufactures the water pump seals do not like silicates.
    ...
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    On the specs it ..........say phosphate free. ...

    On the specs it ..........say phosphate free. Does not say silicate and borate free. Honda specs says must be silicate free.

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    Somewhat agree.^^^^^^^^^^ on the inspection is...

    Somewhat agree.^^^^^^^^^^ on the inspection is not needed.......but.........the inspection does give an opportunity to read the plugs, which gives an indication of the engines health ( assuming you...
  14. Thread: Shinko 705

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    OEM often spec a tire with different...

    OEM often spec a tire with different characteristics. While the differences are published they are notes in most specs.
    Example for OEM Bridgestone Battlewing BW502 tire...........

    OEM...
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    You are correct it’s not dangerous.......unless...

    You are correct it’s not dangerous.......unless someone makes a simple mistake.

    Wow...........you must be young.

    Before the side stand system ( all the different systems ) became a fed...
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    Safety is for sissies............but.......... ...

    Safety is for sissies............but..........

    For those overriding the side stand switch...........witha DCT .........you could have a serious safety issue, in gear and stand down (with no...
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    Unfortunately: The original poster...

    Unfortunately:

    The original poster .........posted twice and has not returned.
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    Just a little more noise and vibration than letís...

    Just a little more noise and vibration than letís say a stock road tire.
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    My Shinko 705 ( front and rear) on my NC does not...

    My Shinko 705 ( front and rear) on my NC does not shake, but it does have some what of a “snow tire effect” and speeds below 40mph.


    The video is old .......the article text is not. The physics...
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    Have the dealer install the old tire, see what...

    Have the dealer install the old tire, see what happens .........you would not be the first person to discover the old tire did the same hands off shake.........you just didn’t notice it.

    Also once...
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    On related condition...........on off the bars...

    On related condition...........on off the bars decel handle bar shake is common on many bikes. There dozens of articles on the topic of decel handlebar shake. It is so common many riders do not...
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    My guess is we are talking KLIM ADVENTURE RALLY...

    My guess is we are talking KLIM ADVENTURE RALLY PANT. $999.99 to $1,019.99

    Aerostich Darien with armored knees are $400. AD1 with armor are $500.
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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ From an insurance stand point (...

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
    From an insurance stand point ( Insurance makes the bike look like new) ..........any kind of crash, slide or mishap at 50 mph is going to total the N.C.

    Crash bars or engine...
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    Even small things like the nylon bushing on the...

    Even small things like the nylon bushing on the cable barrel makes difference in the cable longevity.

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    Honda could have added a rubber protection sleeve on the bottom for a small extra...
  25. Maybe they will have a Honda EU2200 super quiet...

    Maybe they will have a Honda EU2200 super quiet generator in the trailer behind the bike or on the rear rack.

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