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    Looks like you're gonna have to change your...

    Looks like you're gonna have to change your name....

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    Check your grounds first, they're easier than the...

    Check your grounds first, they're easier than the fuel pump, and can cause engine stuttering/running poorly. Fuel pump not turning off after priming is concerning, and should warrant a look at the...
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    I would always try some new cheap 55w bulbs...

    I would always try some new cheap 55w bulbs first. Halogen bulbs dim before going out, and these bikes are old. Call me crazy but I kinda like the old school looking amber light on these, and it's...
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    15360 Seriously though, they're nearly...

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    Seriously though, they're nearly impossible to find, and when they do show up be ready to shell out 400+. Twin motorcycles is reproducing them, but I e-mailed them and never got a response...
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    Wild that they've gone to inverted forks on...

    Wild that they've gone to inverted forks on baggers now!
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    I have a K&N filter on an open airbox mod. PO did...

    I have a K&N filter on an open airbox mod. PO did the mod, but it's basically what it looks like if you were to take the top off the inner airbox cover and rig some method of holding the air filter...
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    Great question! I can completely understand the...

    Great question! I can completely understand the feeling to start messing with things right out of the gates, but slowing down and getting data points first should be the priority. Not because I'm...
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    For me there's better things, like living long...

    For me there's better things, like living long enough to watch my kids grow up. You do you though...
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    Nice, not sure he'll fit on an SS if he's looking...

    Nice, not sure he'll fit on an SS if he's looking for an scg. I may need to send that person my obligatory "how can I get you to part with your select seat" e-mail...
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    Psyched for this, thanks for taking it on! This...

    Psyched for this, thanks for taking it on! This is one of those parts I know I'll grab for a spare since it's a matter of when, not if.
  11. Nice write up! Added to my list of mods when it...

    Nice write up! Added to my list of mods when it gets hot this summer. I've been wanting to do a deep dive on my wiring since the PO appears to have modified somethings with suspect quality, and the...
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    Twin Motorcycles is creating replica...

    Twin Motorcycles is creating replica replacements, sold as airbox cover/flyscreen sets. Haven't actually inquired on price since I don't need that temptation in my life...
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  13. I believe this is exactly why Barrett specified...

    I believe this is exactly why Barrett specified the amperage in his comment. Short answer is no, you should not do this. Just bring it into any auto parts store and they'll charge it for free. That's...
  14. 07 XB12S Fuel Pump/Cam Timing Sensor Recap

    Hoping this may help future members. I recently had a failing fuel pump, followed shortly by a failing cam timing sensor on my 07 XB12S. The fuel pump was a bit of self diagnosis combined with...
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    Replaced cam timing sensor, runs great again all...

    Replaced cam timing sensor, runs great again all the way through the rev range.
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    Any resolution to this? Was there any...

    Any resolution to this? Was there any coughing/backfiring at 4.5k-5k, or just sluggish? Aside from what's been mentioned, a fuel pressure test may be a good idea to test your fuel pump. Mine XB12S...
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    For the record, the map worked great, and I've...

    For the record, the map worked great, and I've left it alone since loading it.
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    TPS Reset

    TPS Reset
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    I believe you mentioned you cleaned the grounds...

    I believe you mentioned you cleaned the grounds already, and Cooter reinforced that, but it's worth looking at the manual he linked and making sure you got em all. You mentioned charging the battery,...
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    like 34:19 said, get a buelltooth dongle and...

    like 34:19 said, get a buelltooth dongle and ECMDroid app. Unless you're leaving stuff out, you seem to be jumping around and throwing parts at an issue without knowing what it is (ask me how I...
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    True, definitely not trying to guess here, just...

    True, definitely not trying to guess here, just seeing if there's other sources. Worst case I pay 160 to replace the one I "borrow" from you ;)
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    2007 XB12S Cam Positoin Sensor

    I'm trying to find a replacement cam position sensor, timing sensor, ignition pickup, etc. I used Twin motorcycles and got the following, but it tubers and 03 XB, so I'm pretty sure it's not actually...
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    Which bearings are you looking at? I was thinking...

    Which bearings are you looking at? I was thinking of getting a set to replace mine when I get new tires this year, but couldn't find consistent reviews for guidance.
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    So got a new battery in and idled/revved great up...

    So got a new battery in and idled/revved great up to 5k rpm, then revs died, backfired and engine died eventually. Voltage was between 13.5 and 14 the entire time, and power loss was abrupt at...
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