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  1. Buying a TL1000r as my first bike but I need the low down from all who have input.

    Help Forum
    I got $3500 and I will purchase in off season, heard it a million times not a beginner bike, ive been on dirt for years i just dont want to buy a pile before i buy my baby. ill drop it ,im sure theres sliders for that though . Ive been around a TLS but I want the balls!! Or at least the R . Ive...
  2. Need Input on GPI Design

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    As some of you know, I've been working on a Gear Position Indicator design for a few weeks now. I've worked out three designs, and need some input. All designs would support LED color options and an ambient light sensor. The differences (from the TL-Zoner's point of view) would be as follows...
  3. Need GPS Voltage input

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I'm starting to program the microcontroller needed for the GPI/TRE I'm planning. Now, I know what voltage is *supposed* to be on the GPS wires in the different gears, but I'd like to try to get some idea of how close those numbers might be from bike to bike. So... Have any of you actually...
  4. Need some input on new leather jacket fit (new convert)

    Open Forum
    So i just got my first leather jacket after using textiles. Feels so much better than textile jackets. Its a teknic mercury and I enjoy the fit of it when i'm walking around in it and in a somewhat upright position on the bike. The issue i'm having is that the sleeves tend to slide up a bit...
  5. start to almost finished i need a little input

    Bike Pictures
    i still have to put on the mirrors im waiting for and a few other things but you get the idea first is how i found her and then its how i left her tonight almost there should i scrap the blue seat idea?
  6. Need your input on...

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Two things that are making me nuts about my TLS. One is the crappy mirrors I found locally, I really want bar end mirrors. Anyone have input regarding these? I have ATV style bars (not clip-ons blegh) would appreciate any opinions. I know there are some fancy ones out there but I am on a...
  7. Locked Motor - Input appreciated.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    This is a friends TLS whose motor has seen better days From Alright guys help me out with a little mystery. What happened to my motor. Bike '97 TL1000S ~35,000 miles, bought it at 27k stripped the bike down replaced...
  8. Need input on TLR vs GSXR

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I will be purchasing a used bike by end of January. I have ridden planty of GXSR's and know their characters and have heard the TLR's. Their sound and looks are incredible but I am wondering about their ability when pressed up against the other Zuki's like the 600, 750 and 1000. Where does the...
  9. Speed/gear input on late 97/98 TLS

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Does the TLS have a transmission speed sensor? Does the TLS rotary switch and/or transmission speed sensor?
  10. 16/40 Sprocket Input

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have recently decide don the 16/40 sprocket ratio on my 1999 tlr. I order it today and i am very excited to put it on. SO i was hoping for some input from others who run thsi ratio on how nice that change over from stock was/is. How easy does the front end pull up? Top speed?
  11. Which sliders for a streetfighter? (Racers' input appreciated)

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I've got an ugly mug of a '97 TL-S streetfighter, and I'm looking for sliders - frame, fork, spindle, all of 'em. Obviously, no bodywork to worry about, but since it's a track rat, I'm interested in some long ones to protect as much as possible - like the radiator, mainly. And, since I'm a...