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by Ralph
Sat Jan 12, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Motorbike Chat
Topic: Oh Dear I seem to have bought....
Replies: 10
Views: 333
England

Re: Oh Dear I seem to have bought....

The new Bonneville's are the nicest looking of all the retros in my humble opinion that is.
by Ralph
Tue Jan 08, 2019 4:17 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Xmax 300 starting problems
Replies: 15
Views: 528
England

Re: Xmax 300 starting problems

Had a bit of a play, if you turn on the ign then walk out of range it just goes through the normal start thing and will start but it does have the key light flashing so now don't think it's your key battery mine has started fine after standing for about 4 weeks in a cold garage no problem, have you ...
by Ralph
Mon Jan 07, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Xmax 300 starting problems
Replies: 15
Views: 528
England

Re: Xmax 300 starting problems

I was thinking the key fob battery not the bike one
by Ralph
Mon Jan 07, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Xmax 300 starting problems
Replies: 15
Views: 528
England

Re: Xmax 300 starting problems

I will do a quick test tomorrow see what happens if it looses the key signal before it is started you could not be getting the key out of range could you it doesn't take much think the aerial is just below the seat about half way down on the left once the thing is running it wont stop even if you tu...
by Ralph
Fri Jan 04, 2019 3:29 am
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: Dr Pullet (err Pulley) agents
Replies: 10
Views: 365
England

Re: Dr Pullet (err Pulley) agents

One of the dealers mentioned has P&M tuning near Morecambe as a dealer for their stuff so maybe able to order from them. Fitted to my ex 400 Burgman they dropped the revs at cruising speeds over about 50 mph but made it more responsive on acceleration, it gave a real feeling of changing down a gear ...
by Ralph
Tue Dec 11, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: ** Introduce Yourself **
Topic: Lincolnshire Lad
Replies: 32
Views: 1046
England

Re: Lincolnshire Lad

I understand your comments re the rough ride after coming from a bike but the insatiability on the M-way seems a bit
strange, wounder if the tyre pressures were very high.
by Ralph
Mon Dec 10, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: ** Introduce Yourself **
Topic: Lincolnshire Lad
Replies: 32
Views: 1046
England

Re: Lincolnshire Lad

My 400 Burger was still running like a watch even after 19000 miles 3 or 4 round Britain rally's
and keeping up with bigger bikes,

Image
by Ralph
Mon Dec 10, 2018 3:36 am
Forum: ** Introduce Yourself **
Topic: Lincolnshire Lad
Replies: 32
Views: 1046
England

Re: Lincolnshire Lad

Smaller wheels do drop into pot holes more than big ones so they are never as smooth as a bike, but scooters are good a long runs I have often covered 3/400 miles in a day on a Burgerman 400 and a X-max 300, the seats at least for the pilot are usually very comfy, they are easy to ride with enough p...
by Ralph
Sun Dec 09, 2018 3:01 pm
Forum: ** Introduce Yourself **
Topic: Lincolnshire Lad
Replies: 32
Views: 1046
England

Re: Lincolnshire Lad

Never ridden a Xevo so no help there, I would not worry to much about the weight of a scooter as that weight is carried so low you dont notice it as much as a bike, but If the wife is going to do many miles on the back I would get her to try the seat as some are rely wide and can be a it uncomfortab...
by Ralph
Fri Dec 07, 2018 2:58 pm
Forum: Maxi Scooter Chat
Topic: X-Max Oil Service Warning Reset
Replies: 9
Views: 496
England

Re: X-Max Oil Service Warning Reset

Excellent glad you got it sorted.