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  1. MaxPete liked 650Skull's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    Just bought 3 of these......why by one when 3 is better:whistle:...

    Sep 27, 2020 at 5:29 AM
  2. MaxPete liked YamadudeXS650C's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    That might have been me, Bob, on my '82: http://www.xs650.com/threads/just-ride.54772/page-45#post-643793 [ATTACH] I connected it...

    zzzzzzzzvoltmeter.jpg Sep 27, 2020 at 5:28 AM
  3. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    I like the bar mount combos, volts, temp (in C), and USB, with a switch on the back. If it had the rubber strap type mount it'd be...

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  4. MaxPete liked GLJ's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    That old girls fast sitting still. [ATTACH]

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  5. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    You might get a momentary drop of a half volt or so and then recover back to batt. voltage. If you weren't looking at it (not...

    Sep 27, 2020 at 5:26 AM
  6. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    I tapped into the brown wire, that wire is hot any time the key is on. When you push the horn button it completes the ground circuit. I...

    Sep 27, 2020 at 5:26 AM
  7. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread Voltmeter installation.

    I decided to install voltmeters on both of my 650’s. After looking at the available options I settled on this one, they are available...

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  8. MaxPete liked Jim's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    So far all we've got from you is vaporware. Correct me if I'm wrong, but to reconsider getting in... don't you actually have be in... as...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:53 PM
  9. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Fact: The customer is always right. Don't give me a hard time or deliver me junk, because I won't be back for more. It's best to learn...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:53 PM
  10. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    You know......... If my comment/question was enough to unglue you like that mebbie you aren't suited for retail 650trader. I think I had...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:52 PM
  11. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Threw my old coworkers right under the bus didn’t I ? :laugh2:

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:41 PM
  12. MaxPete liked GLJ's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Oh come now! Say it ain't so! I can't believe you of all people would say something like that.:eek:

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:41 PM
  13. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Ha! I don’t care. It’s much todo about nothing. I’m actually quite happy with my replacement tank. Any comments I made were merely...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:41 PM
  14. MaxPete liked willis's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Sorry for the derailment on your thread Bob. This discussion could/should be a thread of it's own. Let's stick to talking about tank...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:41 PM
  15. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    You just don't listen or pay attention. Good luck.

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:41 PM
  16. MaxPete liked willis's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    And I will think twice about buying from someone with that kind of attitude Joe. MM was simply responding to an honest question about...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:40 PM
  17. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    Word on the street was those tanks were kinda thin, any comments mm?

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:39 PM
  18. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    I have one of those tanks with the funky petcocks on my ‘77D. Made back when they came with graphics, I bought it off EBay. It was owned...

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  19. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    [IMG][IMG] It's nice that MikesXS has a new tank, but the fact that I can't buy a right and a left petcock puts me off. Right and left...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:38 PM
  20. MaxPete replied to the thread Taco Drive.

    Interesting - I have always seen surprised looks when I was in the US with my bike.

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:38 PM
  21. MaxPete liked 650Skull's post in the thread Taco Drive.

    Edited my post.....did look like the question related to the pics. Reference only pics/brochure showing the difference in colour and a...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 2:37 PM
  22. MaxPete replied to the thread Taco Drive.

    Its just a guess - but I would say that the bike on the left (the red one) is a Canadian model. It is identical to my beloved, but...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:51 AM
  23. MaxPete liked 650Skull's post in the thread Taco Drive.

    Need a better view of the front forks but going by the caliper on the rear of the forks it looks to be a 76C. 74/75 Tank....

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  24. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread What have you done to your XS today?.

    YES! NO! :sick:

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  25. MaxPete liked 650trader's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    GLG and other interested parties : No sale but still working on it. 1. Hired web site developer last year and after about 10months of...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:45 AM
  26. MaxPete liked jetmechmarty's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    The tank originally had a coating on it from the factory. I don't know what it is, but a new dry tank may not rust at all. My cousin...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:44 AM
  27. MaxPete liked willis's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

    I’m curious 650trader, when are we going to see some info on these items you are speaking of. You’ve been talking about being a new...

    Sep 25, 2020 at 9:44 AM
  28. MaxPete liked gggGary's post in the thread Just Ride..

    Confession; we were hiking not riding, but fall is here and color is starting to pop. High Cliff State Park northeast end of Lake...

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  29. MaxPete liked Mailman's post in the thread My XS2 gas tank , failed tank liner.

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    Sep 24, 2020 at 9:07 PM