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Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-23-2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By MaximPhil
John, Head and tail lights only work...

John,
Head and tail lights only work with the engine RUNNING in the original wiring harness. Relay kicks in whne the alternator starts to charge.

You are not the first :)
Phil
Forum: Members Lounge 08-21-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,674
Posted By MaximPhil
If Nezzer is on schedule we will soon know if...

If Nezzer is on schedule we will soon know if XS11 has entered a new chapter.

Will it all hold together as we blast off together ?
Hoping for the best. See you all on the other side :)

Phil
Forum: Members Lounge 08-17-2020, 10:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,674
Posted By MaximPhil
I'll just say Thank You Nezzer. Being able to...

I'll just say Thank You Nezzer. Being able to welcome new members will energize this forum once again.

Phil
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-14-2020, 08:12 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 15,343
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Mike, I agree looks better...

Hi Mike,
I agree looks better without the trunk. A case of function detracting from form.
Phil
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 08-11-2020, 08:28 AM
Replies: 135
Views: 15,343
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Mike, Great job. That is a...

Hi Mike,
Great job. That is a wonderful example of the Venturer.
Tight valve is not good. However tight is quiet so not the source of your noise.

Phil
Forum: Members Lounge 07-29-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 676
Posted By MaximPhil
hi Jerry, I have heard that they...

hi Jerry,
I have heard that they can cause the bars to slip so some caution in not over tightening the straps..
Phil
Forum: Southwest 07-17-2020, 09:23 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,608
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi, It has been fun following along with...

Hi,
It has been fun following along with the posts from Colorado. The border remains closed until at least the 21st of August and the way things are going probably even longer.
special thanks...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-15-2020, 09:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,564
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Bill, Even with good technique it...

Hi Bill,
Even with good technique it requires some strength to get on the centre stand. Especially the Venturer with all the luggage. I can not do mine on my own. So yes age is a factor....
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 07-09-2020, 01:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,165
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi BBQ rider, I bet it will...

Hi BBQ rider,
I bet it will take more than one attempt to teach all those wires to get in the headlight bucket :D Be sure to save the pigtail for the fairing in case you what to...
Forum: Southwest 07-01-2020, 04:17 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,608
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Howard, Having decided not...

Hi Howard,
Having decided not to attend this year, after actually planning to, leaves me feeling like the kid with his nose pressed to the window of the toy store. I hope you all...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-27-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,112
Posted By MaximPhil
A little research reveals. 7811 appears to be...

A little research reveals. 7811 appears to be for a pack of 6
and 5105 is a UniPart # So my conclusion is the plugs are the same......but I have been wrong before :)
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-27-2020, 02:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,112
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi ardvark, Checking mine. Have...

Hi ardvark,
Checking mine. Have the "nipple cap" on the threads. For the NGK caps on my XS I just remove the nipple.
I think the 4 didgit numbers are for the stores. Mine have 7333...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-19-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 15,343
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Mike, That is horrible.......I'll...

Hi Mike,
That is horrible.......I'll never be able to bring my bike out of the garage now:) I accidentally nailed it with no orange peel cracked me up :D:D

Yes it was risky and you...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-14-2020, 12:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,451
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi ardvark, Since photobucket...

Hi ardvark,
Since photobucket died I and many others have not been able to post pictures. I think only 78 & 79 had the emergency kick start. The 80 did not come with the lever so...
Forum: XS11/XJ11 Discussion 06-09-2020, 07:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,451
Posted By MaximPhil
Just a reminder to those wanting to kick start....

Just a reminder to those wanting to kick start. The battery MUST be fully charged and deliver a minimum of 10.5 volts to the ignition black box or the bike will not start. No matter how many times...
Forum: Southwest 06-06-2020, 08:01 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,608
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Bonz, It's not just the border....

Hi Bonz,
It's not just the border. Ontario is along way from Normal right now. Travelers still have to Isolate for 2 weeks upon return. US is not a very inviting place to visit at the...
Forum: Southwest 06-06-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,608
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Jeff, If the Coast Guard did not shoot me in...

Hi Jeff, If the Coast Guard did not shoot me in mid -flight there would be someone there to collect double toll for not using the bridge :D

Hi Greg, Then I was going to follow you to Montana to...
Forum: Southwest 06-06-2020, 09:48 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 32,608
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Jeff, sounds like a grand plan to...

Hi Jeff,
sounds like a grand plan to me. I always enjoy your ride reports. let's see how many storms you get to dodge this time.
If it were not for Covid-19 I would be preparing to join...
Forum: Ride Reports 05-31-2020, 02:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,049
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Marty, Once this virus thing is...

Hi Marty,
Once this virus thing is over I'll try and plan to bring the bike to ride your area. While i admire those who set off into the woods it's not the style of riding I am...
Forum: Members Lounge 05-31-2020, 02:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,018
Posted By MaximPhil
HanJam's Bike for sale

Many of you will remember Jim aka HamJam or Hammy.

His wife Anne is ready to sell his Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Nomad.
I'll link to the Autotrader Ad for those who may be interested or know some one...
Forum: Ride Reports 05-31-2020, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 5,049
Posted By MaximPhil
Hi Marty, Nice pictures and sounds...

Hi Marty,
Nice pictures and sounds like a good ride. Your guide has a Honda 50 just like my first bike except mine was Red the fast colour :D Is that the Mississippi river...
Forum: Northeast (and Eastern Canada) 05-25-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 28,308
Posted By MaximPhil
Well done Darrel. Great to see you guys went...

Well done Darrel.
Great to see you guys went ahead and had an XSive event despite the obstacles of Covid-19.
Although I had not originally planned to attend I might have come if the border was...
Forum: Wanted to buy - XS and XJ1100 parts and bikes. 05-22-2020, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,729
Posted By MaximPhil
Add your additional bike to your signature. ...

Add your additional bike to your signature.
Phil
Forum: Northeast (and Eastern Canada) 05-16-2020, 06:52 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 28,308
Posted By MaximPhil
I was not planning to go. Now the border is...

I was not planning to go. Now the border is closed so I can't even if I wanted to. Have a good time. Ride Safe. Post lots of pictures for those of us still in lock down. Hope the weather is good for...
Forum: Members Lounge 05-16-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,355
Posted By MaximPhil
Happy Birthday Kurt, ...

Happy Birthday Kurt,
Hope you are having a great day.
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