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by Waynus
Fri May 24, 2013 6:52 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Charger - Cigarette Lighter type
Replies: 12
Views: 2269

Re: Charger - Cigarette Lighter type

Should work fine.
Check if the socket is connected to the battery trough the ignition switch or not.
(It has to be 'live' in order to be charged)
Second, slow charging is advised! Both for battery live as for the internal fuse ;)
by Waynus
Fri May 24, 2013 8:47 am
Forum: Engine & Technical
Topic: Engine Oil
Replies: 41
Views: 5193

Re: Engine Oil

The thicker oil (15w40) offers better protection to the engine, but will put more stress on the oil pump. Most technicians agree that the 5w40 full synth offers plenty of protection and adds some benefits such as easier cold starts, less clutch slippage, better oil distribution... If you go with a p...
by Waynus
Thu May 23, 2013 5:44 pm
Forum: Engine & Technical
Topic: Engine Oil
Replies: 41
Views: 5193

Re: Engine Oil

I agree. But it's a well known fact that it's better to use mineral or half synth for breaking in an engine.
I couldn't however find any brand that sells this, only full synth.
Anyone knows a brand that does?
by Waynus
Thu May 23, 2013 1:22 pm
Forum: Engine & Technical
Topic: Engine Oil
Replies: 41
Views: 5193

Re: Engine Oil

Me too, I'm confused by the different oil specifactions. 5w-10w-15w (40). Since it's basicly the same engine (gearbox, clutch, gaskets) as the f800, I did some internet searching and came up with this: (Translated German post) We recommend you to operate your F 800 R with a mineral oil with viscosit...
by Waynus
Wed May 22, 2013 5:27 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: speedo
Replies: 9
Views: 1350

Re: Blank Dash for 3rd time

Great to hear they mantain high quality customer service, even in this time of big changes for the companies!
by Waynus
Tue May 21, 2013 8:47 pm
Forum: New Members
Topic: Hi from the mainland!
Replies: 1
Views: 884

Hi from the mainland!

Hi, let's introduce myself. Fell in love with the Nuda about a year ago. With the current sale conditions I couldn't resist no longer. I currently drive a Derbi Mulhacen 659, which is a great looking bike and a lot of fun to ride. But... it lacks some freeway power and has a problem with the booze.....