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So, who's coming to Bourton on the water on sunday then.....?

@Beelady We all missed you Bee.........

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Honda VFR800 F1 X anniversary LCD problem.

As daft as it sounds a quality battery in service should read 12.8v in summer and 12.7v in cool weather a morning or two after before switching on. Your other readings are ok but I suspect your battery is not holding charge for long enough as in a few weeks. If you could take a battery reading at 3,000rpm with lights on hopefully reading 13.5v to 14.5v this will tell you that the charging system is ok. At the end of the day it`s all about amperage but test equipment is dear.

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New French Laws

The French being French will just ignore any law they don't like and if the authorities start clamping down , they'll take to the streets and bring the country to a standstill as they've done before.
Unlike most countries , when French bikers protest , they do it properly .............

www.youtube.com/watch?v=0oFaWpajavQ

The FFMC (our equivalent to MAG) are are quite a powerful group who have been known to bring every major city in France to a standstill at the same time. Got caught up in one in Marseille once - very impressive.
The chances of being pulled in France by the police are slim if you're on British plates unless you're doing something really stupid. They can't be arsed with the paperwork.

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Is there a make of Ladies motorcycle jacket that tailors for ladies with breast implants?

Gray, it's a pleasure if we can help your lady find something suitable.
My little lady has another problem with ladies bike gear because she is only 5 foot tall on a good day and has tiny feet.
Good luck !

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MCN's Love Affair

I normally wouldn't agree with you as I'm a massive Rossi fan but in this instance you're bang on.Sam's win was top draw after the kind of weekend he had and when was the last time you seen such a winning margin in moto3? Then again how long will Leon Haslam continue to get top rides with only a handful of wins in christ knows how long he's been excusing his way ? He's been living off his old mans reputation since day one,I wonder what the excuse will be this year?

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I think I can

Anyone else notice that VD Mark and Smith look a lot alike (beyond the Pata leathers)? Mark's Dutch (and of course English) are more comprehensible than whatever Smith is speaking.

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VIP

It wasn't me , I didn't take 'em , don't blame me , I wasn't there.
I've got a mate who'll give me an alibi !
Where did you lose them ?

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Type approval document for BMW S1000rr 2015

Hi,
Do any of you know how I can get the type approval document for BMW S1000RR (2015 year)?

If so, can you let me know the procedure and cost?

Thank you,

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BIKE TRIP FORM UK TO SOUTH FRANCE MAY 2015 7 - 10 DAYS CAMPING SEEKING OTHER RIDERS

I did a solo trip around France last year in July and it was great. Got down to the south coast and stopped on a campsite at Le Lavandou, very busy round there at that time but lots of campsites and should be quiet when you go. Its only 20 miles from St Tropez along a nice coast road so thats worth a trip. I also recommend Annecy in the Alps. A great campsite to stop at is Camping Champs Fleurie which is about 4 or 5 miles south of the town itself. All amenities near by and the manager Catherine is a cracking blond lass who speaks good English. I also recommend Amboise in the Loire Valley for a campsite which is vast and only a few minutes walk into town, and its cheap. Hope this helps.

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500 miles... need to rethink my insurance

well due to visiting spain for 6 days then work commitments managed to get the bike out yesterday, went up past the raven cafe at whitchurch then off over to the ponderosa, had a quick cuppa then off home through bridgnorth. good day still learning.
had my first close one with an oncoming car but hehe learn by your mistakes..... got a little bit complacent. i know bad thing on a bike.. thankful of fitting r1 brakes callipers up front. thats as much as i will say.

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Best cruiser for a 6ft 4 fella ?

Unless your names Gimley, cruisers arent for you.
Being 6 foot 2" tall and 130 kg myself any bike looks small.

The only bilke that looks right with me on according to my little lady is the Rocket 3.
So forget everything I just said. The Rocket 3 is the cahones !
Sorry jimbo, its a been a long day :grin:

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Ride away insurance T&C link broken

The link to terms and conditions for your ride-away insurance on every bike sale page goes to an old, broken page:
http://www.mceinsurance.com/contents/terms-and-conditions/

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Duxford Ride Out.......?

Can you,s save save me a seat

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