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by Mike Horton
Fri May 10, 2019 12:14 am
Forum: TECHNICAL
Topic: Himalayan Compass?????
Replies: 18
Views: 880

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: 880

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: 414
Views: 39715

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: 414
Views: 39715

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: 605

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: 534

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: 414
Views: 39715

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: 414
Views: 39715

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...
by Mike Horton
Tue Apr 02, 2019 1:06 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 414
Views: 39715

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

Yes think ur right about the positioning and air needs to get I to stop the misting. I've got new clocks on but within 2 hours of it being sat I the sun it's started misting slightly. That was how it started with the 1st set. The bikes garaged and clocks covered for cleaning as per the handbook. The...
by Mike Horton
Tue Apr 02, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: BIKES
Topic: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.
Replies: 414
Views: 39715

Re: The Royal Enfield Himalayan ,great value.

Strange I've never had the clocks misting up and I've had it in pretty heavy rain for hours. I plugged up where the harnass plug into the back of instrument cluster pretty much from day one. I've only had mine from November, so our summer without very low temperatures. Will be interesting to see if...

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