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Forum: The Street Triple 675!   06-21-15, 19:27
Replies: 18
Views: 3,076
Posted By spike_africa
Wife has a Monster 696 so I think I am going to...

Wife has a Monster 696 so I think I am going to pass on that. I prefer the Ducati Sport Classic or GT1000 depending on the model, and or a regular Bonneville.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   06-21-15, 19:26
Replies: 18
Views: 3,076
Posted By spike_africa
This is a major problem for me. I daily ride mine...

This is a major problem for me. I daily ride mine and to be left stranded for the 3rd time I am over it. Add in that I never really liked how it sounded and while its the best handling and powerful...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   06-21-15, 19:22
Replies: 18
Views: 3,076
Posted By spike_africa
They were replaced 2 years ago and are long gone...

They were replaced 2 years ago and are long gone from my move to Sarasota.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   06-10-15, 23:54
Replies: 13
Views: 4,708
Posted By spike_africa
I've this par from Amazon for almost 2.5 years....

I've this par from Amazon for almost 2.5 years. No issues at all. And I ride the shit out of mine in rain or shine. Easy install since its a direct swap. Simple wire cut and replace.
...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   06-10-15, 23:48
Replies: 18
Views: 3,076
Posted By spike_africa
Time to move on fellas and ladies

Some of you may of noticed my lack of posts the last year. I have become bored with the ST. While I love the power and handling, the bikes noise it makes never really pulled me in. So the time has...
Forum: General 675 discussion   03-05-15, 11:25
Replies: 9
Views: 854
Posted By spike_africa
I know this guy. He posts on Reddit and lives in...

I know this guy. He posts on Reddit and lives in Orlando. Seems like he made a bad lane change (coming way to close to the other car he passes), gives the guy the finger, then slows down to be a...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   02-23-15, 10:32
Replies: 15
Views: 4,023
Posted By spike_africa
Interesting mods.

Interesting mods.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   02-23-15, 10:20
Replies: 21
Views: 4,152
Posted By spike_africa
For me as someone who likes the stock look of the...

For me as someone who likes the stock look of the seat. I didn't want it to look different and have people wanting to steal it. So I already talked to him and plan to get his seat.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   02-02-15, 11:45
Replies: 68
Views: 8,593
Posted By spike_africa
Ride your bike a lot, leave it outside, ride it...

Ride your bike a lot, leave it outside, ride it rain or shine. And you will see the cheap ones suck. granted I still have them and will still use them till they break off.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   01-29-15, 13:52
Replies: 68
Views: 8,593
Posted By spike_africa
As someone who has I think it was 2 brothers or...

As someone who has I think it was 2 brothers or some other vendor that a few years ago everyone used to get levels from. I can say the cheap ones suck. They fit like shit, I had to drill my clutch...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   01-29-15, 13:50
Replies: 6,664
Views: 840,041
Posted By spike_africa
Changed the oil with 12k on it. I cleaned the...

Changed the oil with 12k on it. I cleaned the bike, did the chain, changed the brake fluid again (it was 3 years old) and did some paint touch up work and buffed it again to keep it glassy.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   12-15-14, 20:37
Replies: 4
Views: 2,238
Posted By spike_africa
I would save some money and just search Amazon...

I would save some money and just search Amazon for whatever style you like. Mine cost me all of $30 shipped to my home.
Forum: General 675 discussion   12-09-14, 13:03
Replies: 54
Views: 7,175
Posted By spike_africa
But all you had to replace was a clutch? So...

But all you had to replace was a clutch? So that's not a big deal at all. Not like the motor went.
Forum: General 675 discussion   12-09-14, 13:00
Replies: 19
Views: 1,814
Posted By spike_africa
You can have the seat modded by Spencer seats. He...

You can have the seat modded by Spencer seats. He makes them a touch slimer, and makes them narrower so you will be able to get more of your foot down.
Forum: Stuff of interest   11-07-14, 21:52
Replies: 405
Views: 55,101
Posted By spike_africa
https://scontent-a-mia.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/v...

https://scontent-a-mia.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xap1/v/t1.0-9/1544292_10102740831842862_450165561_n.jpg?oh=e73f4048fd7d62fe38290a7bc379212b&oe=54E67791
2006 TDI Jetta. 40hp tune, drop in K&N, water/meth...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   11-07-14, 19:01
Replies: 11
Views: 1,939
Posted By spike_africa
That is a crazy price for a 2013.

That is a crazy price for a 2013.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   11-03-14, 11:45
Replies: 4
Views: 1,735
Posted By spike_africa
I took off the intake screen located beneath the...

I took off the intake screen located beneath the headlights, and swapped out to a K&N when I did my first spark plug change. Give it a lot more intake noise which is awesome! and maybe pulls a touch...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   11-03-14, 11:43
Replies: 25
Views: 4,315
Posted By spike_africa
My 09 has been doing it for 15k miles now. I even...

My 09 has been doing it for 15k miles now. I even tried pushing the chain adjusting and moving it one more click in. Made no difference. I find running a touch more oil then the full line makes it...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   10-24-14, 11:12
Replies: 6
Views: 1,118
Posted By spike_africa
They area all good. I prefer the old round light...

They area all good. I prefer the old round light models.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   10-24-14, 11:04
Replies: 2
Views: 844
Posted By spike_africa
I swapped out to Renthal black Fat bars and...

I swapped out to Renthal black Fat bars and British Customs fat bar risers, best mod ever. Looks better, feels better in the hands, slightly taller, and slightly wider so they make it feel much...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   10-24-14, 10:57
Replies: 44
Views: 9,977
Posted By spike_africa
I also get engine noise on almost every startup...

I also get engine noise on almost every startup if the bike has sat for long. My oil is at 11k now so I want to see if a new K&N filter and Mobil 1 oil will make it quiet again. I thought mine was a...
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   10-10-14, 08:07
Replies: 15
Views: 2,730
Posted By spike_africa
As long as you don't get them all and it starts...

As long as you don't get them all and it starts flashing you are fine. I have had mine 1 bar from the top in stop in go 105* heat in a brutal Orlando,FL summer traffic jam. No worries.
Forum: General 675 discussion   10-06-14, 13:29
Replies: 11
Views: 1,389
Posted By spike_africa
I wasn't allowed to be a part of it. Oh well. I...

I wasn't allowed to be a part of it. Oh well. I will have another toy next time for it.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   09-19-14, 18:10
Replies: 18
Views: 2,324
Posted By spike_africa
It for sure has to do with weight of the rider. I...

It for sure has to do with weight of the rider. I can cruise 80-85mph totally fine. I just lean forward and slide my butt back a bit. I'm 220lbs.
Forum: The Street Triple 675!   09-18-14, 10:05
Replies: 5
Views: 2,416
Posted By spike_africa
It's amazing how Triumph has used the stunt guys,...

It's amazing how Triumph has used the stunt guys, and land speed racing to really pull themselves up into the popular bike market. When I got mine it was for people who wanted something not from...
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