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  1. 690 Hot in traffic/stop start (Fan Thermostat Upgrade)

    General Discussion
    Hi all, I fairly recently started riding a 2008 690 Duke and noticed on days with particularly heavy traffic usually while commuting, the engine temp gets right up to 9-11 bars depending on the air temp. I read that this is by design to ensure the cat works at optimum, however I'm sure most...
  2. Trouble starting SXF250 when hot

    Off-Road / Enduro
    Hello I have an SXF250 2008 and it is a nightmare to start when it is hot! I have recently fitted a new piston, checked valve clearances (all within tolerance) and cleaned out the carb, still it is being a pain! compression seems fine, spark plug is fine .. It really takes away then...