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Forum: Honda RC51   06-18-2010, 10:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,147
Posted By Grouty
alternative to ohlins

Hi
I'm also in the U.K and have ohlins valves and springs fitted to my 06 SP2 by Harris performance and I have K-TECH valves and springs fitted in the SP2 forks that are fitted to my heavily modded...
Forum: Honda RC51   12-10-2008, 01:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,883
Posted By Grouty
Take the mesh out of your existing...

Take the mesh out of your existing leathers...feel the leather on your soft naked flesh.....sweating in the sunshine....breathing faster as you push through the corners. Whoops I seem to have gone...
Forum: Honda RC51   12-07-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,533
Posted By Grouty
High pitch whine?........... probably just...

High pitch whine?........... probably just because it's a U.S spec bike :)

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   12-01-2008, 07:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 783
Posted By Grouty
What a *unt

What a *unt
Forum: Honda RC51   09-05-2008, 01:43 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,352
Posted By Grouty
That's really nice but will look better with a...

That's really nice but will look better with a MK2 plate bracket to level things up a bit :woot:

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   07-29-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 788
Posted By Grouty
Nice roads, where in Wales was this made? ...

Nice roads, where in Wales was this made?

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   07-24-2008, 11:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By Grouty
Sorry, English translation....piece of pis* =...

Sorry, English translation....piece of pis* = very easy

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   07-23-2008, 10:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By Grouty
All done....the speedohealer was a piece of pis*...

All done....the speedohealer was a piece of pis* to fit, I've set it to -15% and it seems pretty damn close, certainly close enough to avoid problems with roadside cameras. The 15/41 gearing is...
Forum: Honda RC51   07-03-2008, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By Grouty
Thanks Guys, If I start off with a 15%...

Thanks Guys,
If I start off with a 15% correction that should be close enough until I can get it spot on.

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   07-02-2008, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,311
Posted By Grouty
speedo/tacho accuracy+speedohealer

Hi
I'm about to change to 15/41 gearing and fit a speedo healer on my SP2, does anyone know;
1. How inaccurate the speedo is to start with.
2. How accurate is the tacho.
3. The percentage change...
Forum: Honda RC51   05-28-2008, 01:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,482
Posted By Grouty
I had mine resprung and revalved by Harris using...

I had mine resprung and revalved by Harris using Ohlins parts complemented by an Ohlins shock on the back...........huge improvement, but, I also have SP2 forks fitted to my heavily modded Suzuki...
Forum: Honda RC51   05-13-2008, 09:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,566
Posted By Grouty
Yep, mine was a speedo sensor too. Grouty

Yep, mine was a speedo sensor too.

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   04-29-2008, 09:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,566
Posted By Grouty
I had exactly the same symptoms and result whilst...

I had exactly the same symptoms and result whilst riding last weekend. The bike is going back to the dealer tomorrow as it's still under warranty, I'll post their findings once they've fixed it.
...
Forum: Honda RC51   04-17-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,227
Posted By Grouty
Sorry to say this, but as I live in the U.K this...

Sorry to say this, but as I live in the U.K this doesn't suprise me at all, this country is completely ****ed up by our nanny state. We seem to be scared of anything that may offend anyone or...
Forum: Honda RC51   04-16-2008, 08:38 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 432
Posted By Grouty
good service

Hi
I've just ordered parts from Scotts motorcycle store and received them in the U.K quicker than most U.K suppiers would have delivered them........excellent service, Thanks.

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   09-22-2007, 12:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Grouty
I did it...Ohlins valve kit and springs plus an...

I did it...Ohlins valve kit and springs plus an Ohlins rear shock and the sag set up properly.......wow! that feels better.

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   09-04-2007, 06:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 738
Posted By Grouty
fork revalve and springs

Hi
now that I have covered a couple of thousand miles on my SP2 I wish to have the forks resprung & revalved. I'm a slim 220lbs and whilst most info that I have seen suggests a softer spring, the...
Forum: Honda RC51   08-08-2007, 09:03 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 14,043
Posted By Grouty
I have, and still do occasionally, ride far in...

I have, and still do occasionally, ride far in excess of the speed limit. I know it's not big or clever and know from experience how much it will hurt if I f**k up so I'm very selective about where...
Forum: Honda RC51   08-07-2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 14,043
Posted By Grouty
HRC4ME, do what you want, wear what you want,...

HRC4ME,
do what you want, wear what you want, take responsibility for your actions, be prepared for the consequences, understand that peoples opinions will be divided, don't make this sort of claim...
Forum: Honda RC51   07-31-2007, 09:03 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,480
Posted By Grouty
1) Thanks for the advice 2) My mistake ..it's a...

1) Thanks for the advice
2) My mistake ..it's a 2006 model purchased in 2007..signature changed
3) I understand the different meanings/terminology....must be the years of listening to Ted Nugent...
Forum: Honda RC51   07-25-2007, 06:06 PM
Replies: 16
  Hi
Views: 710
Posted By Grouty
Hi, I'm from Northamptonshire, England. I guess...

Hi,
I'm from Northamptonshire, England. I guess you're right, it's an 06(black framed) model, purchased and registered in 07. I'll change my signature.

Grouty
Forum: Honda RC51   07-25-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 16
  Hi
Views: 710
Posted By Grouty
Hi

Hi
I'm new to this forum, in fact I'm new to Honda's and V twins as I have usually had Suzuki's ranging from a number of 2 strokes in the 70's (GT185/550/750) to the 1246 (150 rwhp) Bandit that I...
Forum: Honda RC51   07-25-2007, 11:17 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,480
Posted By Grouty
power commander or not?

Hi
I have recently fitted an Akrapovic full system to my 07 SP2 which now sounds like it should do. The only thing that I don't like is that it now feels a little snatchy at low revs which I hadn't...
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