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  1. woodie100

    Dumb or not so dumb wiring question.....maybe??

    Cheers John, I'll keep that in the pocket for if/when I get a set of spots for the bike! I think that I have cracked it (or my father in laws son has if im being honest!) and will try it tomorrow. Thanks again for the help you have given me (y)
  2. woodie100

    Dumb or not so dumb wiring question.....maybe??

    Hi all I have bought a pair of air horns to replace the rather wet stock horn. The problem that I have is that I have seen on YouTube that the positive from the battery goes via the switch to terminal 86 on the relay. I have sound which wire that connected to the stock horn, when the button...
  3. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Well have a look at them now!! All I got to do is figure how to wire the air horns in ultilising the horn switch and replace the stock horn!! The wiring instructions that came with it were pants to say the least (for my simple mind anyway!!) JonB
  4. woodie100

    Does anyone have one of these?

    Nice spots, where did you get them from ?
  5. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Great advice!!
  6. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Thank you so much for you’re support and guidance. It’s situations like this why there are forums like this one with helpful willing members. I really appreciate all of you’re help. I’ll upload a picture when the job is finished👍👍👍
  7. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Hi JohnD Ah I see what you mean!! Shame they don’t make that clearer!! I’ve had the bolt in question sliding freely but not fully removed it as I’ve not got the crashbars back from my son who had every inention of spraying the scuffs that were on the LHS bar (he’s a panel beater/ auto sprayer)...
  8. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    I quite like the Red trumpet if I’m being honest Kev!!
  9. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    I was going off instructions I downloaded from Givis website.....
  10. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    N Hi JohnD Now I’m confused!!! So am I right in thinking that I need to remove the bottom bolt and put a loooong bolt through from left to right and secure with a bit either side?? I don’t have a long bolt like that (yet!) I presumed it fixes the same as the right hand side, but I’m guessing...
  11. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Well here’s one side done complete with air horn ready to alert sleepy motorists !!!
  12. woodie100

    I thinks it's officially dead...

    Well I'm on here and intend to use the expert knowledge and experience of other like-minded bikers! JonB
  13. woodie100

    New recall for the MT09 and Tracer

    When the dealer replaced the oil cooler under warranty, they stated that they had also done the handlebar recall at the same time so can only presume it relates to the above? JonB
  14. woodie100

    Recommendations for Crash bars

    Thanks all, I have decided to go for the Givi bars (2nd hand) off eBay (item # 223262625343) and have had to make up the fitting kit as I go along. They cost me £80 and approx £5 for the bolts. Just waiting to have the scrape on 1 of the bar repainted before fitting. Then onto the next...
  15. woodie100

    How did you find the site.

    That was a test of your perseverance!! I had the same annoying issues, emailed site admin and it soon became history! JonB
  16. woodie100

    How did you find the site.

    Good old Google!
  17. woodie100

    Coolant temps uk

    Stevecbr/all, That's exactly what has happened to the oil cooler. Replaced under warranty. Also did the recall handle bar tightening thing so all good. Checked the coolant limit via the radiator today (whilst cold) and it seemed to be a tad low so topped up with antifreeze (only a cup full if...
  18. woodie100

    Coolant temps uk

    Hi all, Turns out it was the oil cooler where the coolant goes around the oil cooler to cool the oil down. they replaced it and FOC also did the recall handlebar thingy. Topped up the coolant today as it looked a tad low as the temp has been getting high fairly quickly. Not sure if this...
  19. woodie100

    What engine bar protection do you have??

    Interesting Thanks!!


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