Ducati Monster Forums: Ducati Monster Motorcycle Forum - Search Results
Advanced Search
Showing results 1 to 25 of 200
Search took 5.44 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: caferacermike
Forum: Parts Wanted   07-01-2019, 04:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 65
Posted By caferacermike
Left hand switch gear. Tons on ebay. ...

Left hand switch gear.


Tons on ebay. Gotham Cycles will have what you want.
Forum: General Monster Forum   06-07-2019, 08:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 253
Posted By caferacermike
I would contact Bellissimoto. They specialize in...

I would contact Bellissimoto. They specialize in the hard to find custom parts.

https://www.bellissimoto.com/
Forum: Ducati Monster S Models   05-14-2019, 08:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 526
Posted By caferacermike
You ain't givin it the beans then. Of...

You ain't givin it the beans then.

Of course you can putt around on it, but it's a chore compared to many other motorcycles with less torque. Be as awesome as you wan't but you know with a blip...
Forum: Ducati Monster S Models   05-07-2019, 03:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 526
Posted By caferacermike
As an S4RS owner and a Sport Classic owner I hope...

As an S4RS owner and a Sport Classic owner I hope I can shed some thoughts on this.

The 1100DS motor is a fantastic machine, the pinnacle of the air cooled engines. It's a little more oomph than...
Forum: Apparel / Gear   05-05-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By caferacermike
I haven't been on in a few days. There is enough...

I haven't been on in a few days. There is enough interest that I will consider this post closed. I will respond to the replies in the order they were received. Thank you.
Forum: Apparel / Gear   04-28-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 172
Posted By caferacermike
2 free Desmo Owners Club T-shirts.

XL, previously worn, good condition, non smoker, 2014 and 2015. Both are red and have the same print.

Just let me know if you'd like them for your collection
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   04-28-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By caferacermike
Just know it wasn't only Ducati. Basically every...

Just know it wasn't only Ducati. Basically every manufacturer bought into this R/R and stator set only to have them burn up from around 2000-2012 or so. There is a reason Roadster is in business...
Forum: General Monster Forum   04-23-2019, 11:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 168
Posted By caferacermike
What about just ordering some color matched touch...

What about just ordering some color matched touch up paint? There are thousands of videos on youtube about how to lightly sand out the imperfection, use a paint brush to apply touch up, then sand...
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   04-23-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 265
Posted By caferacermike
Ask yourself, did you really fix it by installing...

Ask yourself, did you really fix it by installing a used voltage R/R that has a known issue for overheating and burning out? Should you ask yourself if you bought a worn out part and swapped it in...
Forum: No Monster Content   04-23-2019, 10:59 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By caferacermike
This was a replacement to a 2013 Lounge that was...

This was a replacement to a 2013 Lounge that was borrowed and wrecked. I knew eventually I had to replace it with another 500C, and especially an Abarth.

I can't tell you why, but I love these...
Forum: No Monster Content   04-20-2019, 12:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By caferacermike
Some pictures from the seller when I bought it. ...

Some pictures from the seller when I bought it.


I've been wanting one of these for about 6 years now. I have zero regrets.
Forum: No Monster Content   04-19-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 207
Posted By caferacermike
FIAT Abarth, why did I wait so long?

Finally broke down and bought an Abarth. So much fun. I've already burned 2 tanks of gas, which with a heavy foot appears to be about 500 miles, in 6 days. It isn't my daily either! Can't wait to...
Forum: Ducati Monster 1200   04-19-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 10
  Nuetral
Views: 509
Posted By caferacermike
If using the logowear app, you need to update...

If using the logowear app, you need to update with every new release or performance will begin to fade and/or you might notice faster battery depletion. :)


You didn't say when you were getting...
Forum: Ducati Monster 1200   04-18-2019, 05:02 PM
Replies: 10
  Nuetral
Views: 509
Posted By caferacermike
On my other Ducati's the answer was to ride more...

On my other Ducati's the answer was to ride more aggressively. Don't be nice when you shift, beat on it a little.
Forum: General Monster Forum   04-15-2019, 10:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 145
Posted By caferacermike
First thought is you bumped the antennae for the...

First thought is you bumped the antennae for the immobilizer under the key switch. My immobilizer light has never stayed solid, always blinking. My first gut reaction was your ECU is not seeing...
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   03-27-2019, 09:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 219
Posted By caferacermike
Pictures, lots of them. People can't...

Pictures, lots of them.


People can't give advice if they don't know whether the case is shot, fixable or needs the dreams of liquid metal of same strength poured all over it.
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   03-12-2019, 08:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By caferacermike
I wouldn't use a K&N filter unless you just want...

I wouldn't use a K&N filter unless you just want the sticker for your tool box.

The stock Ducati dry filter flows much more air than the K&N oiled filter. Also on a micron level the Ducati filter...
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   03-12-2019, 05:27 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By caferacermike
I've got open air boxes on all my bikes, because...

I've got open air boxes on all my bikes, because that's like the thing you do to every motorcycle. I have K&N and MWR. Remember both are oiled filters and it's a messy thing.

I have read...
Forum: No Monster Content   03-12-2019, 05:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By caferacermike
That's a nice price and inline with a lot of the...

That's a nice price and inline with a lot of the Vortex stuff I've been looking at. I'll try and find one to look through. Thank you for the suggestion. Do you have any experience with this scope?...
Forum: No Monster Content   03-11-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By caferacermike
To Geoff, It just appears that the larger...

To Geoff, It just appears that the larger objective comes with huge magnification. I run mainly 3-9 and generally don't go more than 4 when I'm out. I'm not really looking for 6-100 magnification,...
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   03-09-2019, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By caferacermike
I'm old and full of useless knowledge.

I'm old and full of useless knowledge.
Forum: No Monster Content   03-05-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By caferacermike
Looked at a really nice 5x25/50 Vortex Viper...

Looked at a really nice 5x25/50 Vortex Viper today with 2nd plane focus and light up reticle. It was really nice at $1,000, however the salesman suggested I look for the Vortex Crossfire II AO Hog...
Forum: Ducati Monster 696   03-05-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 369
Posted By caferacermike
A weird thing you can try for your issue. ...

A weird thing you can try for your issue.


Before hitting the start button turn your key to on, turn on your brights and let them sit for 2 minutes.

That draw will warm up your battery and...
Forum: Accessories and Mods   02-28-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 823
Posted By caferacermike
What about? ...

What about?



https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2vD6niF2uXc
Forum: No Monster Content   02-27-2019, 08:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 304
Posted By caferacermike
Anyone else here shoot rifles? Wanting new scope.

Just built another MSR. This one is a totally custom build, first time I picked out every single component from bare barrel to firing pin. I've put together several PSA kits but building it...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 200

 
Forum Jump
 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome