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  1. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello everyone.. I was looking at purchasing one of these And I need to know the diameter of the whole through the pivot point at the swing arm, so I order the correct size shaft. It would be a great help if somebody could measure...
  2. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    on my 1999 T TL1000s the large RH engine case has a small hole about 2mm on the front of it, i noticed a little oil residue in the casing but im unsure as to the reason for the hole to be there, can anyone shed some light on it, it looks like the hole was made on purpose by machine or in the...
  3. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Trying to finish modding my air box and all I have left to do is to patch the holes left by the flapper actuators. I could come up with dozens of ways to half-ass it, but kept holding off thinking I'd figure out a more elegant solution. Last night at AutoZone, I picked up two packages of black...
  4. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Yep, finally did compression test on grandson's '01 TLS that was smoking (Out mufflers & out clutch gaskets) and running real bad. This was after I spent $300 on used fuel pump, just to get it to run. At least I fixed one thing. Front cylinder= 0 psi & rear cylinder= 150 psi, with throttle wide...
  5. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I stripped the hole on my exhaust, i took it off to install the gasket anyone know the best way to fix this. bolt on rs3's.
  6. Help Forum
    best way to see yer hard earned bucks been used is to watch the council cover a perfectly good road in tarmac and then a huge amount of chippings. covers everything in crap and best of all whacks a rock through yer radiator:rant so now i have a nice neat hole:banghead what is the best way to fix...
  7. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Finally found & installed a used fuel pump in grandsons '01 TL1000S. After a long hi speed (125+) run it had started running badly, blowing oil everywhere, & finally quit. Jack leg, shade tree shop fixed oil leak---NOT. Said it would be $2K-$3K to tear down enging to see why it wouldn't start. I...
  8. Performance Enhancement
    Hi all, Managed to get the TLR engine in and running but have got steam coming out of the rear barrel relief hole. I never noticed this on the TLS engine. Is this a cause for concern?
  9. Canadian Region
    Hi fellow Canadian TL owner, I figure I'd post here before posting in the main forum. I was waking up the the TL from hibernation this weekend only to find out that its leaking oil and coolant mix together, from what I can see it looks like coolant but had the viscosity of oil. Anyway any...
  10. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have replaced the all the related parts already three times in the last two years (the last year I gave up and just let it piss). Does anyone have any recommandations? Maybe someone took some pictures while doing it? I'm writing this lines before putting a plug on it. Thanks, :banghead
  11. Help Forum
    hey all. ran some flush through my rad today and after a few mins running, coolant started coming from the drain hole. relise what has to be done and what may need reaplcing from other threads.:hailthe zone! but was thinking, its a nasty coincidence, i run a bit of flush through and seal...
  12. Aussie Forum
    Looks like I've picked up a stone in the radiator ,anybody got any reputable shops to get it fixed in the Ipswich/Brissy area ? It's not gushing out so maybe repairable . Cheers in advance .
  13. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So no suprise I try and be nice and change the oil in my biotch and the threads for the oil drain plug come right out with the plug. anyway anyone know what size heli coil I need to repair this and can I still use the stock plug after?
  14. Open Forum
    Woke up the other day to a huge hole in the vege garden:coocoohonestly i went outside walked down the back looked at it so turned round went back inside and did it all over again to make sure i wasnt dreaming:dowhatturns out its an old well or something that was covered many many years ago and...