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Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-30-2020, 11:31 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,932
Posted By SteveO
Yes, I am trying like hell to keep the Octy. I...

Yes, I am trying like hell to keep the Octy. I hate to change anything from stock ...... but I am almost ready to say "the hell with it" and go Gravity.

However, be it Gravity or Octy, that...
Forum: Members Lounge 04-30-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,138
Posted By SteveO
63 years old. I was riding a 73' RD350...

63 years old.

I was riding a 73' RD350 when I got married and moved into an apartment. When my mom sold her house, my Father-In-Law let me store my bike in his garage. Seeing the bike sitting...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 04-29-2020, 01:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,932
Posted By SteveO
Rebuilt the Petcocks a couple of years ago. I...

Rebuilt the Petcocks a couple of years ago. I can hold the full tank up (off the bike) with the petcocks in the off position, and there is NO Leaks; however, with the petcocks off since January (the...
Forum: Members Lounge 04-29-2020, 01:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 721
Posted By SteveO
Thanks for sharing. Its fun to read what they...

Thanks for sharing. Its fun to read what they ahd to say and for me to compare my 79' with an 80'.
Forum: Members Lounge 03-02-2020, 01:20 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,164
Posted By SteveO
continues ...

Oh yes, then I get a screen that says it is not found, but when I click on the "go to xs11.com, it brings me in and I am logged on .... Forgot that part.
Forum: Members Lounge 03-02-2020, 01:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,164
Posted By SteveO
Temporary Password

For me, I
(1) use my log-in name, not my e-mail address. It is the only one that works
(2) use the temporary password that the site sent, when I went through the same thing.
(3) click the box...
Forum: Members Lounge 01-21-2020, 09:46 AM
Replies: 3,273
Views: 474,673
Posted By SteveO
Sunday January 12th: 64 degrees and Sunny in New...

Sunday January 12th: 64 degrees and Sunny in New Jersey!!! In order to pull the bike out, I had to move the snow-blower onto the driveway first. Then after a quick pre-flight check and pumping...
Forum: Members Lounge 12-31-2019, 10:30 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,842
Posted By SteveO
Amazing that you are following-up on this. Thank...

Amazing that you are following-up on this. Thank you, and lets hope that the site will continue!!!
Forum: Members Lounge 12-16-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 3,273
Views: 474,673
Posted By SteveO
Excellent advice, and you (Bonz) were the 2nd...

Excellent advice, and you (Bonz) were the 2nd person to advise me to NOT start and run it from time-to-time over the winter. That is why I love this site and never want it to go away (maybe wishful...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 12-09-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,292
Posted By SteveO
My "DayMaker" LED bulb came with a decoder. I...

My "DayMaker" LED bulb came with a decoder. I tried it both with and without.

Without the decoder the XS11 has a verrry mild flicker at idle; not really significant.

There is no room in the...
Forum: Members Lounge 12-09-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 3,273
Views: 474,673
Posted By SteveO
My last actual "ride" was just before Halloween. ...

My last actual "ride" was just before Halloween. Since then, it has been very cool and/or windy or rainy.

LAST WEEKEND, I did take everything out of the garage for Fall Cleaning. I fired the...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 11-12-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,206
Posted By SteveO
Oldest

"81" .... God Bless You. I thought I was old, but you were a grown-up (at least by years) when I was born. I hope I can say that I am still riding if I am lucky enough to still be around (and know...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 10-03-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,630
Posted By SteveO
XS11 . com

What a shame it would be. Who owns the site, the software, the web address? I wish I knew more about what is involved in managing it.
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 10-03-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,494
Posted By SteveO
LED Headlight

Eric,

I also put a "Day Maker" LED light on my XS this year. I get a "very slight" flicker as well as a slight glow on my Headlight Idiot Light, both only at a low idle. I agree with Sid (Skids)...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 10-01-2019, 06:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,630
Posted By SteveO
the site will be gone...

THAT would be a disaster!!!!!
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 09-30-2019, 08:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,630
Posted By SteveO
Password Changes - Logging in

I had a couple of problems.
- Password re-set works; it e-mailed me a new (temporary) password
- However, logging in gives me an error page. I find that if I log in with "Remember Me" box checked,...
Forum: Members Lounge 09-30-2019, 08:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,277
Posted By SteveO
Never Too Old

Hey Rover .... amazing. I hope that I am so blessed that (1) I reach 81 (and beyond), (2) that I am still able to ride like you do at that age, and (3) my 79' XS11 Special is still running. I have...
Forum: Members Lounge 09-18-2019, 08:29 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 25,381
Posted By SteveO
Patches

Fantastic. Please put two patches aside for me. Unfortunately there is no way I can make it to VYR, so I'll send payment and give you my address asap.

Thank You
Forum: Members Lounge 08-28-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 25,381
Posted By SteveO
XS11 40th Anniversary Patch

Wow .... patches look amazing. Do you have any left, and how can I order a couple? Thanks
Forum: Southeast 08-28-2019, 10:44 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,584
Posted By SteveO
Vintage Yamaha Hat

Jeff ..... USPS Parcel sound like the way to do it. Just let me know how much and how to pay you, and I appreciate it a lot. Just wish there was a way for me to get out to that rally in-person. ......
Forum: Members Lounge 08-28-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 3,273
Views: 474,673
Posted By SteveO
New LED Headlamp

Been getting a lot of compliments on my LED Daymaker Headlight. Rode last week at night on some very dark county roads, and my friend who I was riding with commented that even he saw the road better...
Forum: Members Lounge 08-23-2019, 09:17 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,277
Posted By SteveO
Never Too Old

Wow!!! Hats-Off (or Helmets-Off) to Mom, at 86 years young. She sounds amazing!
Forum: Southeast 08-14-2019, 01:59 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,584
Posted By SteveO
Vintage Hat

Thanks Jeff .... I really appreciate it. Look forward to hearing back!
Forum: Southeast 08-14-2019, 01:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,584
Posted By SteveO
Vintage Yamaha

Awesome Hat!!! Is there any way to order one and have it shipped? As much as I'd love to be there, there is just no way I could get away! Thanks
Forum: Members Lounge 08-12-2019, 08:07 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 47,747
Posted By SteveO
Successful Installation

Got the Aftermarket Fuse Box installed.

The kit was amazing. Even the wires were color coated the way the original 79' XS box was designed. All the necessary accessories came with the kit,...
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