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  1. Is TLs fuel tank made of Steel or Alum.?...

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    ...I need to repair a dent and I want to make sure I use the right materials. I should probably know this, I know...
  2. My wife made me angry

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    The wife bitched me out last night, for walking through the house with my boots on again. So I decided to jump on the bike and go for a quick spin, to cool down.... Boy, that pissed her off even more!!!
  3. Were Suzuki workers drunk when they made this?

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    :laugh Check the frame this guy is selling :laugh Is this a replacement for a cracked frame or a stolen one? youd think they would at least stamp the numbers in the spot they are meant to be and use a ruler or something to make them straight :coocoo...
  4. Just made me laugh

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    So, earlier today I'm on the south-bound shoulder of the freeway with two cars that decided to meet when one of the driver braked and the other didn't. I'm talking to the drivers when I hear a sportbike engine revving. I look up in time to see a rider flipping me off from the other side of the...
  5. custom made tl 1000r

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    this bike is made by my friend RENE , it were finish in the end of the summer in denmark , and now he has totally new plans for making it even cooler ..:devious
  6. videos i made

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    here is some videos i have made recently tell me what you think
  7. Made some changes

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    Can't believe how much I've changed on the TLS till I wrote it all down. Here a link to the pics from when I first got the bike - And this is it now. So far it's had the Charging mods, a home made TRE. A new Barnett clutch...
  8. Part not made any more

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    well heres the deal i need one of the ECU wiring harnesses but they dont make them anymore!!!!!! 36620-02F00 There is the part number. I really need some guidance on this. thanks for the help.:dowhat:banghead
  9. Little discoveries ive made

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    As some of you know i picked up my TLR on was the first day i "got under the skin" of the thing. My plan was to fit the TRE..but one was already fitted (thatt'l teach me for buying stuff before hand) secontly was this small module in the rear compartment..its some sort of chip...
  10. I made the right decision!!

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Decided to fix and flog the crashed gsxr 1000 and keep my S
  11. Made a convert I think

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    My '98 TLs street fighter and I visited a friend yesterday who's first bike is a HD sportster with a few mods. He liked the sound of my first TL which was all stock appearance. He wasn't too fussy about the looks though. I showed up yesterday with my ratty looking street fighter with Two...
  12. I made a movie

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  13. Made a little money and got to ride a R1!!

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    Well this weekend I did some work on my friends R1 for him:)...oil change/mounted l.e.d. tag/installed flush blinkers/ install Yosh exhaust/ rewired whole rear of bike:no/battery change/fixed flat.....and for this I made some money, and he let me ride it after i did the oil change....this is the...
  14. I was bored so made a Cam Gear Pressing Tool

    Performance Enhancement
    Actually I was too tight to pay another £400 for vernier cam gears :laugh Took me a week of evenings but now means I can get cams to within 0.5 Crank Degrees. Milled from solid billet, the cutouts are for cams with the decomp assemblies on them. The jig is tightened with 4No M10x1.25 bolts to...
  15. checks to be made before installing motor

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    For those following my build of the sb8rs will be aware the engine is needing installing back into the bike. The engine has stood idle for about 3 years now,sat in a corner of the garage.Im hopfully going to start installation of it very soon but was wondering if there was any checks that...
  16. Made redundant today

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    I was a mechanic at a Honda Motorcycle dealership. Called into the office at around 4pm by the owners wife and the salesman to be told I am out of work with immediate effect! I worked 3 days a week and was told because of a downturn in business and because I only worked 3 days they would have to...
  17. how bikes are made

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    great vids! 1000RR Suzuki GSXR 1000: Yamaha...
  18. How modern British bikes (Triumph's) are made

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    Saw this modern educational film for all you budding engineers :)
  19. made a color mistake - looking for suggestions

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I have a set of Gilles rearsets and they are the anodized titanium color. Should have gotten them in black. Dont want to powdercoat them as they are too pretty, and to re-anodize them is far too costly. Anyone have any suggestions?
  20. Made a couple of changes

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Made a few changes Before: After: The changes: 07 GSXR 750 Front Forks/Triples/Radial Calipers/Radial MC/Front Fender 07 'Busa Wheels with Michelin Pilot Powers Ohlins Rear Shock & Spring M4 Exhaust (TLR Full System) with Targa HeatShields TLR Oil/H2O Heat Exchanger GSXR 1000 K2...