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  1. Performance Enhancement
    Hi there, After few track days I've noticed that all my friends bikes have very soft and easy working throttle grips. I't all about the spring tensions on the throttle body side. I want to make my throttle as easy to pull as in the newer 1000cc bikes, coz only thing that was tired after a...
  2. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I was taking a cruise, decided to get on it and my engine cut out and the FI light came on. Started her back up and she ran fine. Should I put in dealer mode just to check it out? Or has anyone had this problem b4???
  3. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi All, The other day had an overheating issue. No real biggie minus the overflow bottle spitting out tons of antifreeze. Currently have a fan switch mod on the bike, i just forgot to turn it on. My question to you is what would be the pros or cons of just hard wiring the fan for constant...
  4. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I love my PIG1000R. That is all :)
  5. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    That just screams 1000 to me at the stealership.. Per another thread I have open it's smoking and I have a BAD feeling it's oil slipping past a blown gasket or valve.. My question is how the hell do you disgnose that without taking the engine out and opening it? Which I will mess up!.. Any...
  6. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Well today I took the navy's new "Sports Bike Safety Course" they created in response to tards killing themselves on sports bikes( I think it was 68 last year). Well the instructor is a good freind of mine and i was all up for a day off work to go ride bikes. Well they were teaching us a new way...
  7. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have ordered a new rear tire and Team Powersports wants $83 if I bring the tire and the bike. If I just bring the tire off the bike, it's $41... How hard is it to remove and reinstall/adjust the rear tire? By the way it's a Bridgestone BT56 OEM Replacement Rear Tire... I hope it's a good...
  8. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I got a set of forks with stiffer springs in them but the fork bottoms are scuffed up and most of the paint coming off of them. How hard is it to change the fork bottoms or can you without having to disassemble the forks?:banghead Probably a stupid question I know!:coocoo
  9. Open Forum
    http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,25290859-36398,00.html Oh wait the cause of this is obesity. :) What was that stereotype about fat Americans? :laugh
  10. Photography
    it is such a nice place i thought i'd share,this is in my hometown of chico ca where i go once a month to work(buying junk bikes and parting them on egay)i guess really, i'm bragging 'cause it is such a bitchen place to hang,my best friends 20 acre walnut ranch,then the view from the bar just...
  11. Open Forum
    Fighter jock playing "chicken" with folks on the ground. http://www.break.com/index/crazy-jet-pilots-flying-super-low.html
  12. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hey guys I was wondering if anyone else has experienced stalling when stopping very suddenly?? What can cause this? What can I do to fix this problem? I have checked the idle it is ok. It has gas. So what wrong? Thanks for you help. This happens only once in while.
  13. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi guys, Its realy hard to start my bike in the next day when the engine is cold. it start from the third or even the fourt time. What this could be, i`ve made myself a TRE mod, but nothing changed the bike is starting hard even now :) Any suggestions ?
  14. Bike Pictures
    Hi Guys and girls, After 6 months of hard work and sleepless nights the end of this project is near. Feb. '09 everything will be done on this bike. Gold 'busa wheels will be fitted next week and I wnat to do some headlights-and rearend conversions during the winterseason. Like to know what you...
  15. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    tonight is the first time I fired my bike on the first start attempt, and it kicked in just about 2.5 to 3 seconds after the thumbing the starter. though on that attempt it did not start on the second attempt it did, and almost instantly "without" the choke. I will be attempting this tomorrow in...
  16. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    i picked up my bike 2 weeks ago, and didnt notice the fork seals were leaking :banghead soo it only has 2,500 miles now so i dont think i would need to rebuild them or replace anything but the seals, unless its for a better ride then i might have to contemplate :devious so my question is am i...
  17. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi guys, some times is getting realy hard to kick in any gears, it like im driving the bike for awhile and the gears are fine and suddenly the got stuck, and its realy hard to push up or down the gear lever !!! Any suggestions?
  18. Help Forum
    HEEEELP!!! My 1997 TL1000s shakes it head when i accelerate hard, never used to do it not this bad anyway havn't had the balls to try and accelerate out of it if i back off and accelerate again its not as bad or change up a gear, have had front wheel balanced and head bearings done because there...
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