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  1. choke????

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Just picked up my first tl1000r I was looking over it and it looked like it had a choke on it what is the purpose of this if it is fuel injected
  2. Mint 2000 TL1000R only putting out 107 bhp (something's wrong)

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hi all, First a bit of history: I previously owned a 99 TLR (31k miles) with standard mods, full RS3, TRE, PCII, and lower gearing in the back. That's all that was done, as far as I know (2nd owner). The bike was a beast. I could easily power wheelie in second gear (which is expected with...
  3. Slowest engine rebuild thread..... with questions

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I'm in the process of rebuilding an engine for my TLS and I'm positive it's going to take forever (2 kids, old house, needy dogs, etc....). Along the way I'm sure I could use some advice on certain things and I figure I should probably keep it all in one thread. So here it is.... The Slowest...
  4. Leaking gas tank Question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Heys guys, Im in the process of putting a new gasket on my fuel tank/fuel pump. And my question is do i need to put any adhesive on the new gasket? If so what do i use? Thanks 99 tlr
  5. H.I.D. Question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Im getting this popping and flickering in my HID's....is this because I need a new bulb or what? They both light up every once in a great while but I mainly only get one side. Is there something wrong with the connection, the ballast, the power, or just the bulb. :banghead
  6. Caliper Bolt Question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I hate old knackered looking bolts. Does anyone know the size of bolt used to hold the standard set of calipers to the forks on a TLR? Also the size of the bolts for the rear caliper and torsion bar?
  7. Another trailer taillight integrator question, with a twist.

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am new, and I have read every post on the taillight integrator. I have done this to several bikes with no issues. With my TL1000R, I can't seem to get them to work at all (blinkers). I have everything installed correctly, but still no blinkers. This is not with LED bulbs, but rather...
  8. Joe Rocket Speedmaster Pants Question

    Open Forum
    I am going to buy a joe rocket 5.0 speedmaster pants. I have a question about the knee sliders. Are all sliders interchangable, I want the cool ones that sparky and have a pirate symbol on them? Also what do you guys typically wear under the pants, just like some super spandex shorts, or...
  9. Fork Compression question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    This is a bad picture through the windscreen from a larger picture. Notice how much "Blue" is showing. I only had about 1" ring up on my 1st TLR. This one is set a little over 3 showing, It seems when I was test riding it to be soft. There are no signs of leaking forks at all. Milage is 9400...
  10. just another question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    i haven't got a multi meter,is there any other way you can tell if your charging system is working properly,i've cleaned up my wiring,soldered and heat shrinked everything,and while i'm at it i replaced the left hand switch block ,are the US.switch blocks different from the AUST. when i plugged...
  11. Odd damper and shock question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I am close having bike sent out for paint and a couple glaring issues. Bike is being redone into a black/red color scheme. I even powder coated the valve stem caps to work into it :laugh How do i get rid of the shiny silver parts on the damper and shock? Specifically on the piston piece that...
  12. Shitass Seller Question

    Open Forum
    What is common courtesy after a seller has taken your money, given you 22 days of excuses and now won't respond to your PM's ( person HAS been online) asking for your money back? :banghead And it's only $30.... WTF???
  13. Clutch spring question

    Help Forum
    Has anyone tried the Orient Express springs? I am having a hard time finding just the EBC or Barnett springs. I can find kits but not just the springs. Anyways the Orient Springs say they are heavy duty and such, but..... Any opinions or links to the EBC or Barnett springs?
  14. Tlr exhaust customization question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Thinking of shortening my mid pipes on my full Yoshi sytem on the TLR to get it mountable for the GSXR subframe, along with taking 6 to 8 inches out of the cans for appearance. Does anyone know if this will mess with backpressure or any other potential problems performance wise?:confused
  15. question on gauges???????

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    looking at mounting brackets for the gauges. need to know if the gauges from an '03 tlr are the same as those on an '03 gixxer.:confused
  16. CNC question for you gurus

    Open Forum
    Friend of mine wants me to turn him a BUNCH of small spindles, as in 300-400. I already have a wood lathe. Any way to create a machine that i could mount over the lathe to automate the process? I mount the wood on the lathe, find the center or starting point, push a button and let the cnc do it...
  17. Horsepower question any help appreciated

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hey just wanted to know how much rear wheel horse power a standard tlr makes and how much should it make with a power commander full yoshi system and k&n air filter, any help would be very much appreciated as i have my bike at the work shop getting a dyno and wanted to make sure the power seems...
  18. Quick throttle question

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    When i turn my bars all the way to the right the bike revs. what i did was turned the adjuster where the cable meets the throttle. It seems to have gone away, but is that the right way? Or is there something else i should look for :O
  19. Caution Gixxer Question

    Suzuki SV650, SV1000, & Others
    Ok, does the 01 through 03 Gixxer 600/750 use a 5/8" Master Cylinder?
  20. crankshaft question

    Performance Enhancement
    Anybody know how far the hardness in the tl crank goes. Have found 10 under bearings and am not worried about the strength of the crank just concerned on the hardness of the surface.
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