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  1. Brake help please!!! Rebuilt calipers

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    Brake help please!!! Suzuki TL1000S with TLR 6-piston calipers: I just rebuilt my front calipers with new seals, and cleaned the pistons really well. I oiled them with brake fluid and pushed them in all the way. Some did not go in easily though. Then put the calipers on the bike, and gravity...
  2. Bolt stuck in my Ohlins Damper?

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So I bought the damper a few years back for my first TLR and then I bought a different clamp to install it on my GSXR1000. I recently sold my GSXR and the TLR I just got already has an Ohlins damper so I thought I would pack it away. So I go to take the clamp off and I am like what the heck...
  3. stuck at the hardware store

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    I went to our local hardware store to get some plumbing supplies. and when I came out and went to start my 97 tilis it turned over maybe once and then nothing. I checked the fuses by the headlights and they were all good. I didnt have any power anywhere? no headlights or even a brake light? I...
  4. Im stuck

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Since the wreck. I found two tears about an inch long in the frame. Where the top of the radiator bolts on the righthand side standing behind the bike. I owe a small amount of money on the bike. I just have liability. No comp... I'll try to get pics posted of the cracks. I don't know what I...
  5. oil filter stuck

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    Hello everyone. I have a Suzuki OEM oil filter. I tightened per the specs in the TL manual. Now the damn thing is stuck and I can't get it off. It seems the oil filter wrench adapter won't fit (like the filter is stripped). I'm sure I'm not the first this has happened to. What do I do?
  6. almost stuck in 6th clutch

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    so i was trying to hit some high speeds on the freeway today and i pulled the clutch lever in it barely engaged. i got home luckily grabbing the hell out of the lever and seen a few strands on the cable broke. i been thinking of getting some new bars probably the convertibars when i save up...
  7. Annoying song stuck in my head ...

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    ... so I'm giving it to you :laugh Seems young dude is making quite the career for himself though :eek ... I wish I was Barry White too ...
  8. flapper stuck

    Suzuki TL1000R & TL1000S Forum
    So I was digging into the tl yesterday to sync the throttle bodys and adjust tps. when I had the airbox off I was looking at it deciding if I wanted to do the airbox mod. I pushed on the flapper and it makes this scratching noise. I looked in from the bottom with a flash light and the rod that...
  9. Stuck in neutral?!?

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    Does anybody else have this problem? Every so often, it doesn't want to get out of neutral. This is with the bike off :confused. I'm posting this because my chain was loose and I put it on the jackstand to elevate the rear wheel and take up the slack. After I did that, I spun the wheel and...