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  1. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    This winter i am planning on tearing em down and new oil and all that jazz. As of now i have been playing with the suspension, i have my little zip tie on there to measure travel. Can anyone tell me how much inner tube will be exposed the forks bottom out? I know i can find out when I tear them...
  2. Bike Pictures
    To streetfighter or not to streetfighter, that is the question? Now before everyone thinks I am looney let me explain. To start with I own three full rollers and two are complete bikes, all have paperwork. I recently had a lowside on the local mtn with my daily and as you can see it was...
  3. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Does anyone know where in england I can get my tls serviced by a trustworthy mech?? She needs a good service and i dont wanna get ripped.:confused
  4. Help Forum
    i have alot of tlr parts to sell but i have a question! i have paypal but i have only bought stuff and havent sold stuff my q is can i accespt money or do i need to add a bank account???
  5. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I did the search button someone has to have a better answer :O . Setting the preload in the rear do i really have to remove the s.o.a.s? :banghead thats all i can find in my searches :confused Do i really have to take it off adjust it put it back sit on the bike measure and repeat until i get it...
  6. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    i want to chop the subframe down to where there is only the seat. my question is: i want to keep my dual yosh pipes coming out the back. since there is no support if i chop the subframe will my exhaust be ok?
  7. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Intake air pressure sensor vacuum line.... where does it connect on the throttle body?
  8. Motor Tear Down and Rebuild
    New guy here. I was given a basket case '99TLR. The motor was approx. 90% torn apart. When I got the connecting rods off I found out why it was "given" to me. The front piston's con-rod bearing wore out damaging the crank journal. After searching the forums I found this to be a rather...
  9. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Ok I have been reading on how to fix my 97 TLS cold mapping problem. Ok I am no Electronic wizz but how does the ECU know when the bike reaches 82degrees? Does the resistance on the termal switch increase? and if so does anybody know to what? Reason I am asking is I build Steves ATRE which...
  10. Open Forum
    :)hello i am new to this site im looking at getting a TLR but i need to do some recerch on the suspention upgrades for this bike if any one can give me some information and or point me in the right direction it would be appresheated
  11. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello everyone. I am not new to tlzone just havent been on in a long time. Either way my question is that my friend has an exhaust for a hayabusa. It is a shorty can. I know the exhaust pattern is a three bolt and the tl1000 is a four bolt. Though what if I cut off the pipes before the bolt...
  12. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    ok so the problem lies in the fact that i dont wanna spend $500 on the new shock and i want the old one fixed to be honest. ok i'm a liar i dont wanna spend a bunch of money right now (hard times) on ANYTHING... so could someone give me the most viable options (a rebuild kit and a new spring?)...
  13. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Ok I have been searching the threads for a while now and I cant seem to find what im looking for so here goes. Ive been wanting to toss some new wheel's on the TLS. Who makes a nice set of wheels that will improve the performance and look W/O having to mod anything? Gladly accepting any advise...
  14. Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    hey guys, just changed the face plates on my speedo and tach, now when i start it up it idles at 4grand and shows a dead 35 mph on the faces, do i need to turn the needles a certain direction to get them to show correctly?