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Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Suspension   10-25-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By dascooter
Interesting option. Notice they also have a 19"...

Interesting option. Notice they also have a 19" front and 17" rear option. Wonder how that would work?
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Suspension   10-24-2019, 09:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 923
Posted By dascooter
Please post an update when you get your wheels...

Please post an update when you get your wheels back and have a few miles on them. Thanks.
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   09-26-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 7,618
Posted By dascooter
If I was looking for a new bike I would jump at...

If I was looking for a new bike I would jump at the 2020. Checks off most of my boxes. When I bought my 2018 I almost felt that way and it still pretty much meets all my needs. Cruise Control,...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   09-19-2019, 08:12 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,552
Posted By dascooter
I have a 2018 DCT. Right before my 1 year Honda...

I have a 2018 DCT. Right before my 1 year Honda Warranty expired I extended it to a 5 year plan. I am 64 years old now so that should cover me until I'm 70. Will evaluate again at that time. No...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Photos   09-14-2019, 09:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 6,481
Posted By dascooter
2018 dct...

2018 dct...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   08-29-2019, 08:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 764
Posted By dascooter
I love these. But need to split with 4 people...

I love these. But need to split with 4 people since they come in packs of 4 and we need different front and rear pressure. But not really expensive so I'll have 3 spares of each...
Forum: New Member Introductions   08-22-2019, 11:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 122
Posted By dascooter
Well, I guess that explains it. I have the same...

Well, I guess that explains it. I have the same issue (left grip noticeably cooler then right). Took it back to the dealer who just confirmed that all is well without any explanation as why the right...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   08-20-2019, 01:58 PM
Replies: 472
Views: 121,668
Posted By dascooter
I have the same results. Had the dealer check...

I have the same results. Had the dealer check them out and they said there was nothing wrong. Wish it was the other way around so when my one hand gets too hot I could take it off for a bit so it...
Forum: CRF1000L Africa Twin Parts   08-08-2019, 01:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 459
Posted By dascooter
Just curious, what did you replace them with?

Just curious, what did you replace them with?
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   08-02-2019, 01:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,365
Posted By dascooter
It does look nice. Easy install? Post a video so...

It does look nice. Easy install? Post a video so we can hear the difference.
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   07-08-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 527
Posted By dascooter
When it is really hot I wear a mesh knit shirt...

When it is really hot I wear a mesh knit shirt from Draggin Jeans. Also have a pair of jeans from them which I really like.

Info from their web site:

The unique mesh knit is made with 7.25...
Forum: New Member Introductions   06-12-2019, 12:22 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 761
Posted By dascooter
Canít answer all your questions but can at least...

Canít answer all your questions but can at least attest to how good the dct is. To be honest, I have not ridden a manual AT. Test drove the dct and knew it was the bike for me so bought it without...
Forum: New Member Introductions   06-11-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 19,992
Posted By dascooter
Any of you over 50 riders, or over 60 like me,...

Any of you over 50 riders, or over 60 like me, need reading glasses? What do you do when you ride. Find it hard to read most of the display. Only need reading glasses and do not wear corrective...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   05-10-2019, 09:44 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By dascooter
No, have never had that issue with my DCT. Only...

No, have never had that issue with my DCT. Only thing close was one time traction control kicked in when I tried to give it full power from a stop.
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   05-10-2019, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By dascooter
I have the Motorcycle Adventure Gear Bar Risers. ...

I have the Motorcycle Adventure Gear Bar Risers. The one piece riser raises the bars up 1.25 inch (31.75mm) from stock. Very solid.
...
Forum: Wheels, Tires, and Suspension   04-25-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 6,000
Posted By dascooter
Just curious, how do the new, smaller wheels...

Just curious, how do the new, smaller wheels impact handling & cornering?
Forum: What Did You Do To Your Africa Twin Today?   04-15-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,094
Posted By dascooter
Looks great! Matt Black rim, Matt Black hub,...

Looks great! Matt Black rim, Matt Black hub, Matt Black spokes and Glass Black spoke ends???
Forum: New Member Introductions   03-30-2019, 01:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 330
Posted By dascooter
First of all, thank you for your service. Sounds...

First of all, thank you for your service. Sounds like this might be your first bike. It is a tall heavy bike so start slow and find your comfort zone. And yes, you will love this bike.


Sent...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin Videos   03-11-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,111
Posted By dascooter
I have a 2018 and nothing under the seat or in...

I have a 2018 and nothing under the seat or in the toolbox by the battery. Contacted dealer and she had no idea what I was talking about but then said she'd order one. Never heard back from that...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   03-09-2019, 03:16 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,857
Posted By dascooter
I'll have to video myself trying to get my bike...

I'll have to video myself trying to get my bike up on the center stand. That video makes it look so easy I must be doing it wrong. I weigh 190 lbs (86kg) and have enough muscle. But man I struggle to...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   03-03-2019, 11:25 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,857
Posted By dascooter
Great video, Gary. I know I am still struggling...

Great video, Gary. I know I am still struggling getting my bike up on the stand. Going to check what BigKev mentioned about maybe having the wrong oem center stand. I could pop my BMW up on the stand...
Forum: Appearance & Body   02-27-2019, 11:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,087
Posted By dascooter
Do you have that McCruise installed on a 2018...

Do you have that McCruise installed on a 2018 model? A benefit of throttle by wire! Wish Honda would have added that at least as an option.
Forum: Appearance & Body   02-26-2019, 09:37 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 4,087
Posted By dascooter
So of course, I lost one of those collars. Not...

So of course, I lost one of those collars. Not disassembling the bike to go look for it. Just put the bolt back in and it seems to hold just fine. But anyone have any idea where you can pick up a...
Forum: Electronics   02-14-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,723
Posted By dascooter
Using a Battery Tender Jr. that has a lithium...

Using a Battery Tender Jr. that has a lithium setting. Have a lead permanently attacehed to the battery. When I can ride regularly I won’t use it. But when I know the bike will sit for extended time,...
Forum: Honda CRF1000L Africa Twin General Discussion Forum   02-03-2019, 01:18 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,781
Posted By dascooter
I don't believe you'll regret it but everyone has...

I don't believe you'll regret it but everyone has their own opinion. If you miss the shifting, just put it in manual mode and you're in total control. I prefer Sport 2 myself most times. Still shift...
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