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Forum: SV1000 discussion   12th July 2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By hansbeer
My mind is not working so well since I have...

My mind is not working so well since I have retired! The only fuel types we have here is 93 and 95. I only use 93.
Forum: SV1000 discussion   12th July 2019, 02:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 273
Posted By hansbeer
I live in Hartbeespoort, which is about the same...

I live in Hartbeespoort, which is about the same altitude as Randburg. My bike definitely likes the 95octane better. I tried 97 octane and could see no difference in performance, only an occasional...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   13th June 2009, 06:22 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,435
Posted By hansbeer
I have been using Putoline semi-synthetic in my...

I have been using Putoline semi-synthetic in my bike for the last three oil changes, and have not experienced any engine knocking.
Forum: SV1000 discussion   17th September 2007, 08:05 PM
Replies: 15,873
Views: 801,883
Posted By hansbeer
Forgotten what?

Forgotten what?
Forum: SV1000 discussion   17th September 2007, 07:49 PM
Replies: 15,873
Views: 801,883
Posted By hansbeer
I am trying.....

I am trying.....
Forum: SV1000 discussion   16th September 2007, 05:29 PM
Replies: 15,873
Views: 801,883
Posted By hansbeer
:oops: I think I must be developing Alzheimer's....

:oops: I think I must be developing Alzheimer's. Rode to work on Friday, parked the bike and got off without putting out the stand. Realised my mistake rushed back, caught it before it went down, but...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   14th June 2007, 07:48 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 370
Posted By hansbeer
Just my 2 cents worth, but this should also be...

Just my 2 cents worth, but this should also be true for a twin. Only one of the throttle bodies can be adjusted relative to the other. My logic tells me the unadjustable one would be the reference...
Forum: Images   12th June 2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,555
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Blue, What a fanastic story and pics! I...

Hi Blue,

What a fanastic story and pics! I haven't been on the site for quite a while, and when I saw this, I just had to have a closer look. I have travelled most of the roads you mentioned in...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   24th January 2007, 06:39 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 589
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Stefan, It's a pity that I am in the...

Hi Stefan,

It's a pity that I am in the process of relocating myself (To Secunda in Mapumalanga), otherwise we could have organised a few trips together. Where I currnetly live is only about 35 km...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   15th November 2006, 02:34 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,300
Posted By hansbeer
OK, will contact my brother and let you know what...

OK, will contact my brother and let you know what happens.
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   15th November 2006, 10:25 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,300
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, I would be very interested in...

Hi Jacobus,

I would be very interested in the finished product! The hospital drip goodies would be ideal! My brother is a GP in East London, if you are interested I can get some from him.
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   14th November 2006, 03:53 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,300
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Chewy, It does look like it is rubbing...

Hi Chewy,

It does look like it is rubbing against the sprocket in the photo, but in reality it is actually missing the sprocket by a hair's breadth. When I did the installation, I made sure that...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   10th November 2006, 12:57 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,300
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, I finally managed to do the...

Hi Jacobus,

I finally managed to do the pictures as promised. I hope it helps. Let me know if you need more detail.

Cheers,

hansbeer
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   10th November 2006, 06:34 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 8,300
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, I have a Scottoiler on mine, and...

Hi Jacobus,

I have a Scottoiler on mine, and will take some pictures later today.

Cheers,

hansbeer
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   9th November 2006, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1,006
  Sticky: Poll: The Oil thread
Views: 100,032
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jughead, I have been using Putoline...

Hi Jughead,

I have been using Putoline Syntech 4 in my SV since the 12 000 km oil change. I have now done just over 25 000 km with no problems.
Forum: SV1000 discussion   6th November 2006, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 131,677
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, Mine has just passed 24k km as...

Hi Jacobus,

Mine has just passed 24k km as well, and the knock has never gotten any worse. So, I have decided to just ride it and ignore the knock. The Stealth cans does a great job in helping me...
Forum: SV1000 discussion   6th November 2006, 08:16 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 131,677
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, It thus sound as if the new...

Hi Jacobus,

It thus sound as if the new plugs were worth it!

As far as the knock is concerned, mine only becomes evident at idle, and then only intermittently. As soon as the revs go up...
Forum: SV1000 discussion   2nd November 2006, 08:23 AM
Replies: 1,513
Views: 131,677
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, I would be very interested in...

Hi Jacobus,

I would be very interested in what you found with the colder plug. I also thought that it could have something to do with some form of detonation. I have a slight, intermittent knock...
Forum: Rave on   26th October 2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hansbeer
We have our own purification works, run by the...

We have our own purification works, run by the local council. Our village is situated on the shores of the Hartbeespoort dam in the North West province of South Africa. The water for the purification...
Forum: Rave on   26th October 2006, 02:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hansbeer
It seems that way, (holiday homes, new...

It seems that way, (holiday homes, new Mecredes's, BMW SUV's, etc.)
Forum: Rave on   26th October 2006, 02:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hansbeer
I got a home water purifier a few years ago, so I...

I got a home water purifier a few years ago, so I purify the water all the time, regardless of what happens to the pressure. I just don't trust these bastards anymore, if they do not want to spend...
Forum: Rave on   26th October 2006, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hansbeer
Sounds like a good idea!!

Sounds like a good idea!!
Forum: Rave on   26th October 2006, 08:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 280
Posted By hansbeer
Angry No Water!

We have been without water from about nine in the morning until six in the afternoon for the last two weeks.:ranting:

There is no shortage of water. The source of our water, the Hartbeespoort Dam,...
Forum: Tweaking, Tuning & Tricking   24th October 2006, 08:39 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 371
Posted By hansbeer
Hi Jacobus, Maybe lubricating the throttle...

Hi Jacobus,

Maybe lubricating the throttle cables.
Forum: SV1000 discussion   9th October 2006, 07:35 AM
Replies: 15,873
Views: 801,883
Posted By hansbeer
Went for a breakfast run yesterday. came back and...

Went for a breakfast run yesterday. came back and could not put the bike in the garage as the family was visiting and was parked against the garage door. Had to leave it outside for the time being....
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