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  1. TL Supermoto project and... airbox issues!

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello guys! I'm definitely pestering peoples with this subject lately. I have a 1998 TL1000S with TRE, cans, K&N filter, new fuel pump. 30k km, runs great but to be honest, on these streets I was missing the riding position of my KTM Duke. I've seen the old Hypermotard/TL mongrel on youtube...
  2. help with ram air system

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi! I'm new to the TLS forum, as this is my first post. I just picked up a 2000 TL1000S and it's "naked," with no front cowl/fairing. It's got an aftermarket "Acerbis" Mickey Mouse front light unit, which I am definitely going to replace. I've been reading up on the ram air system. Mine...
  3. Airbox flapper ?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    OK its been awhile since I have owned a TL and I remember the flapper mod on the airbox, so on my TL I am building the vacuum valves were removed and the holes were duck taped! I have seen other mods where those are sealed off, anyone got any suggestions! I was thinking of finding a set of...
  4. airbox mod

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    My 2000 TLR is mechanically stock except for Yoshi bolt ons and K N filter. I am interested in doing the airbox mod but due to being layed off from work the money for a power commander is not in the cards. Can I still do the airbox mod and not remap it right away or will it cause the bike to...
  5. WTB Race airbox please pretty please

    Want to Buy
    Anybody whos got one let us know please :hail:hail
  6. Hermt Dragon Airbox and Ram air tubes (NOS)

    Looking to Sell
    Never used, I just fitted the tubes. I did remove some aluminum from the opening in my frame, to get them to slide all the way through and into the airbox. I used a 1.5 inch sanding drum on the end of a drill. Just trial and error until they slide in. Black fiberglass and/ or black paint. Not...
  7. TLS Airbox installation problem

    Motor Tear Down and Rebuild
    I have a bit of a problem. :hail I seem just to jump in to taking my bike to bits without thinking how to put it back together. I took out my airbox to re-rout my throttle cables but have forgotten where all the dam pipework goes. Can anybody give me a quick description or picture ?? Any...
  8. Airbox mod question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Ok everything looks relatively simple to do. But i have one question and hope to get the answer im looking for. When it tells you to loop one of the vaccum lines back to the T fitting. You take one line off and loop it back to where you took it off at. I really dont know cuz everything else had...
  9. Airbox mod

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Today I learned that my TLR has the airbox mod, only problem is the holes are sealed with masking tape! Explains why it ran like a pig at times!:coocoo
  10. Airbox Restoration

    Help Forum
    I have a JoeV airbox mod I'm going to install in the '98. But the foam mold that goes over the intake holes is shot, broken and not as new. Does anyone have a solution to refurbish the foam? My intent is to use regular weather stripping type foam. But, I was wondering if the rubbery auto...
  11. Small tube on Front Throttle Body under Airbox

    Help Forum
    :O Hoping that you can identify this hose. Lifted the airbox for the first time today and found a small hose that doesn't go anywhere and it looks like it has been cut off and sealed. Hopefully the pic is clear enough:banghead Thanks
  12. Airbox mod ques? Please help!!!

    Help Forum
    ok heres the thing, i read about the pairs mod! and thought iut had sumpin to do with the two vacum cans! but i was informed otherwise!!! he said that the 2 cans had something to do with the airbox mod! heres my question! \ i bought an airbox modded! if my airbox is modded then do i still...
  13. Airbox mod, is it worth it?!

    UK Forum (Including Scotland)
    Still considering the air box mod to remove the actuators. have just fitted the TRE so that's fixed one thing. :) I have noticed loads of people list the airbox mod on their sigs, does it really help that much? or did you do it then think, why did I even bother?!
  14. TLS Airbox $40 Shipped

    Looking to Sell
    Great condition airbox for TLS. Totally stock and unmodded. $40 + paypal fees and shipping is free in the Lower 48. Feel free to ask any questions you may have. Thanks!
  15. Airbox

    Performance Enhancement
    I took my airbox lid off today but imo it was a bit to loud so ive started to do the joe v airbox mod. I have removed the flappers and the actuators but is there a reason why to fill the actuator holes? I have read that people drill holes in the airbox to get a little bit more noise so wouldnt...
  16. Is there more to the airbox mod?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I've just done the airbox mod on my S and it definately seems to be a tad punchier but I'm a bit concerned now that it is going to be running a lot leaner than before as that huge restriction is now gone. Is this the case? I have a PCII which I can use to richen it if necessary or is there a map...
  17. Need help Airbox mod.

    Performance Enhancement
    I'm planning to do the aibox mod this winter, but i think i have an airleak on the hose running to the valve in airbox. If i remove all the hoses thats pointed out in the airbox mod, and removes the flapper in airbox. First question: Can i then drive the bike, without problems until i get time...
  18. Modded base plate for TLR Airbox

    Looking to Sell
    Leary of cutting up your airbox base plate for that extra hp? Here's an easy option, an already modded base plate. All the cutting has already been done. Hardware and filter not included. $15 + shipping
  19. F/S TLR airbox with filter

    Looking to Sell
    It's in good shape, still has the ram-air tube foam and the IAT sensor. There are a couple of scratches on the top and it's missing the flapper actuator valves (couple of screws missing as well). I bought it as a spare, in case my Joe-V mod went south. Yours for $30 plus shipping.
  20. Suggestions on TRE, Airbox Mods, PC's

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    The only mod I have is the Yoshi. After reading about Airbox mods and TRE's today, I still stand confused. Looking to add some power to my TLR. I'm already getting a PC. From what I'm reading some people say a TRE mod does nothing and other say it does wonders. One blog I read the guy...