Questions tagged [triumph]

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Coolant cycling too high and low after (motorcycle) accident

A number of months ago, I hit a deer while riding a 2018 Triumph Street Triple R (motorcycle). Since then, the motorcycle frequently drops a significant amount of coolant out the coolant waste tube, ...
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Bike won't start even after tune up

I have a 2004 Triumph Daytona 600 and I'm having lots of touble starting it and finding out what's wrong with it. I put in new park plugs, new battery, coils and fuel pump but it will not crank. All ...
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Oil on front disc / rotor and tire

I have a 2009 Triumph Tiger 1050 that gets ridden very rarely. Took it out this morning and the front brakes felt very ineffective - looked at the wheel and it seemed like there was a bit of oil on ...
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Starter solenoid breakdown

Triumph T100 motorcycle, starter solenoid clicks a lot and doesn't turn motor enough, it would start after pressing starter button for a length of time but solenoid would then break. When my original ...
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Fuel system hose routing - Triumph Bonneville

Can anybody help? I'm putting 2005 Triumph T100 Bonneville back together. I seem to have got confused with the hoses from the carbs and petrol tank and the tip over hose. Anybody know of a drawing ...
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Can I use clutch friction plates for a Triumph Street Triple from 2012 for a Triumph Street Triple from 2015

I bought a used Triumph Street Triple from 2015 and suspect the clutch friction plates are worn down. Before I open it up, I might as well buy the plates since they're not expensive and I found these ...
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Triumph whistle mod for KTM RC200

I want the eargasmic whistle mod from the triumph lineup on my KTM RC200. I know it's technically not possible as different camshafts are present. Is there any other mediocre mod that can be done ...
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Can I avoid buying a ridiculously expensive replacement starter motor?

My situation can be described with a photo: That's my starter motor, which doesn't appear to be in a healthy condition. What I would like to know is, can I avoid spending over $500 on a new one in ...
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How do you compare two ECU maps

I want to update my ECU mapping on my motorcycle to the latest one supplied by the manufacturer, but I'd also like to see what changed before doing so. I downloaded what was on the bike ECU and also ...
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Triumph America 2002 running lean on one cylinder

I have a problem with my America 800 it's running lean on the right cylinder and when I adjust the mixture screw it makes no difference. The mixture was checked using an AFR meter. The rubbers ...
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Motorcycle exhaust rattling / clunking / popping / burbling on deceleration

Lately I noticed a change in the sound my exhaust is making when decelerating from ~4000+ revs while in gear with the clutch not squeezed (that would be engine breaking probably). I'm unsure how to ...
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What is choppy throttle response and bad fuel mapping and can it be fixed?

I'm looking to purchase a motorcycle and according to it's wikipedia article it has two major flaws: Being the company's first fuel-injected 600cc sportbike, the initial 2000 model had choppy ...
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Can an engine be 'too lean' at 0%/closed Throttle?

This is regarding an argument I'm looking to settle with my friend, over in particular a Triumph TT600 motorcycle. When off the throttle and above 6k RPM, the engine will 'hang' at 4.5k-5k for a few ...
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Is it OK to skip gears on a motorcycle?

I'm not sure if this is on topic, but I'd like to know the answer before it comes a repair question. I have a Y2K Triumph Speed Triple - great bike. First gear comfortably takes to 90km/h. Needless ...
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Motorcycle chewing through too many front tyres

I have a Y2K Triumph Speed Triple that has an excessive appetite for front tyres. It eats two front tyres for each rear tyre. This is the reverse of what it should be. I run the tyres at about 38 PSI ...