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January 25, 2016, 07:43:51 PM on

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Touratech Bars

Hagon shock with Hyd preload

Scottoiler, not sure about that?

Acumen Digi Gear Indicator

Roll on Saturday, strangely the exact same day I picked up the last Tiger 6 years ago,   30th Jan, my Birthday!!
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January 25, 2016, 07:52:07 PMReply #1 on

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Very nice. Especially the colour! Keep the Scottoiler; your chain and sprockets will thank you for that.
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January 25, 2016, 07:59:07 PMReply #2 on

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Acumen Digi Gear Indicator


You missed the important bit Nick  :ImaPoser

Nice, have a  :party Birthday  :occasion14
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January 25, 2016, 08:00:11 PMReply #3 on

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Very nice. Especially the colour! Keep the Scottoiler; your chain and sprockets will thank you for that.

Not sure if the Idle circuit will though
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January 25, 2016, 08:01:44 PMReply #4 on

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You missed the important bit Nick  :ImaPoser

Rub salt in the wound, why don't you.  :icon_wink:
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January 25, 2016, 08:05:53 PMReply #6 on

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A few have had running issues until ditching the scottoiler, I'll keep an eye on it
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Just make sure the small brass restrictor has been fitted and there are no leaks.
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Just make sure the small brass restrictor has been fitted and there are no leaks.

What he said. There must be no leaks from the vacuum source.
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Just make sure the small brass restrictor has been fitted and there are no leaks.

Did all that and mine still ran loads better once I binned the SO.

Your EScottoiler worksfine though  :thumbsup
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Nice looking Tiger,let me know how you get on with the Acumen gear indicator as I am thinking of fitting one to mine.
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Nice looking Tiger,let me know how you get on with the Acumen gear indicator as I am thinking of fitting one to mine.

I know a place where you can get a diy-install one for a fraction of the price..... :icon_wink: :icon_wink:
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Tim and I have had some laughs!! Just shows how old the previous owner was look at the bloody topbox ,I bought my 55l rounded Givi 17 years ago and that bloody 45 was old hat even then :icon_biggrin:

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Tim and I have had some laughs!! Just shows how old the previous owner was look at the bloody topbox ,I bought my 55l rounded Givi 17 years ago and that bloody 45 was old hat even then :icon_biggrin:
They may be old but they still work ......................
the old 45L  works good for keeping beer cold on the salt flats during speed week  :icon_mrgreen:


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