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by Mike Horton
Fri May 17, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

I don't know if anyone else has had issues with the rear brake caliper seizing. I did mention this on another himalayan thread on here. Long story short I cleaned up the caliper and eased the piston off, used some red rubber grease and then replaced the pads. They seemed to be wearing quite heavily...
by Mike Horton
Thu May 16, 2019 9:52 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

I don't know if anyone else has had issues with the rear brake caliper seizing. I did mention this on another himalayan thread on here. Long story short I cleaned up the caliper and eased the piston off, used some red rubber grease and then replaced the pads. They seemed to be wearing quite heavily ...
by Mike Horton
Fri May 10, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Himalayan Compass?????
Replies: 18
Views: 668

Re: Himalayan Compass?????

On a different note keep an eye on youre brake calipers. 6.5k in and my rear piston has badly seized. I've took the pads off cleaned it up and freed the piston after half an hour. I think maybe the standard pads aren't great so got some ebcs on order to put in next week. Not a massive job but worth ...
by Mike Horton
Mon Apr 29, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Himalayan Compass?????
Replies: 18
Views: 668

Re: Himalayan Compass?????

It should calibrate easy enough, I'm sure you're dealer will assist I sorting it. For what it's worth the compass is only accurate to 45 degrees.
by Mike Horton
Tue Apr 09, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

I've not had the head bearing issue yet but it's due its 6.5k service v soon I will ask them to check that it's fine after hearing a few have had issues
by Mike Horton
Sat Apr 06, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

Jak, no sorry I'm due a new rear v soon, I was looking a t the shinko 705 more road biased
by Mike Horton
Thu Apr 04, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: TRAVEL
Topic: GS Vintage, plus RE Himalyan
Replies: 8
Views: 547

Re: GS Vintage, plus RE Himalyan

Amazing video don't get much better than that!
by Mike Horton
Wed Apr 03, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: FOR SALE - WANTED
Topic: For sale: RE Himalayan SOLD
Replies: 2
Views: 517

Re: For sale: RE Himalayan £3500

I hope it goes that's a great price I have passed it on to a few friends
by Mike Horton
Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:47 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

Hi All, I have not got a REH but has anyone tried a breathable vent or material over a drilled hole after drying it out inside?? http://www.dupont.co.uk/products-and-services/construction-materials/tyvek-building-envelope/brands/tyvek-breather-membrane.html https://www.gore.com/products/categories/...
by Mike Horton
Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 404
Views: 37051

Re: humidity

It’s got to be condensation, not leakage. If the second set are misting it’s as likely to be your conditions as the clocks, Mike. Have you thought of running a dehumidifier in your garage? Mine has only ever been parked on the street through mid-winter, under a cheap Oxford cover. A tiny bit of con...

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