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Re: TE610 Custom mods
« Reply #20 on: October 21, 2013, 08:24:19 am »
I initially put a GS Dakar screen on my bike, but eventually took it off.

I found the slight relief in wind pressure at highway speeds was more than off set by buffering, noise, helmet vibration etc.  Also I was getting sick and tired of being whacked in the face and chest in technical sections.

I far prefer it without the screen now.  I still have the Dakar screen lying around.

PS the 610 was fitted with two types of chains fromthe factory, a Regina which is good and a "CZ" (or something like that cant remember the exact two letters but it features a "C"), this was crap and known to break unexpectedly. Just some info I picked up from AdvRider
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Re: TE610 Custom mods
« Reply #21 on: October 21, 2013, 08:29:31 am »
The best value for money chain is the DID X ring gold, normally buy from Biking Accesories. Well priced and lasts !
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods
« Reply #22 on: November 03, 2013, 10:36:16 pm »
OK HAVE ALSO MADE THIS A STICKY. Please feel free to post links to posts you may have made to your mods.
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Re: Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #23 on: November 29, 2013, 05:00:53 pm »
Its on



Sounds good atleast.
 

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #24 on: December 03, 2013, 09:34:21 pm »
Any idea for foot pegs?

I have Pivot Pegs and very happy with them - managed to pick them up 2nd hand for a good deal. I also have them on my 450 and HP2 - not cheap but they just work!  :thumleft: I am surprised no one is a dealer here in SA?
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #25 on: December 05, 2013, 08:16:34 am »
Thanks dom, I see all pegs fit from the off road models. Stock sm pegs are a little sad.
 

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #26 on: December 18, 2013, 09:17:51 pm »
Any idea where I can get white side covers?



Thinking it would go well with the white front mudguard and headlight.
 

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #27 on: December 19, 2013, 07:14:50 am »
Any idea where I can get white side covers?



Thinking it would go well with the white front mudguard and headlight.

Unfortunately were never any 610 aftermarket plastics. Best bet is have them plastic wrapped in vinyl - is quick and also reversible if not happy.
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #28 on: December 19, 2013, 10:10:09 pm »
Probably the best idea.

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #29 on: December 20, 2013, 12:06:00 pm »
Any idea where I can get white side covers?



Thinking it would go well with the white front mudguard and headlight.

Beware!!! your side cover is not fitted properly, the front edge needs to be on the outside of the tank not underneath the tank. The way it is now that side cover will be rubbing against the shock reservoir and will rub a groove into it very quickly. 
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #30 on: December 20, 2016, 06:11:14 am »
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #31 on: December 26, 2016, 05:49:29 am »
Anyone know the eye-to-eye length of the Sachs rear shock by any chance?
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #32 on: September 02, 2017, 08:14:25 am »
Anyone fit a stearing damper? I need the mountt and bar for a Scotts damper made up or to buy if available
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #33 on: September 02, 2017, 08:19:32 am »
Anyone know the eye-to-eye length of the Sachs rear shock by any chance?
Do you still require this info?


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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #34 on: September 02, 2017, 08:22:00 am »
Anyone fit a stearing damper? I need the mountt and bar for a Scotts damper made up or to buy if available
Apparently an overkill on the 610 TE.

Due to the rake on the 610, it is an extremely stable machine.

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #35 on: September 02, 2017, 12:42:46 pm »
I have a Scott's on mine with BRP mount if I remember correctly. Will check when home tomorrow - at an enduro with my son. Nice setup with risers and damper under bar. Can take pic. Has saved my ass a good few times 👍🏽
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #36 on: September 02, 2017, 05:18:55 pm »
Great, thanks and good luck

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #37 on: September 02, 2017, 08:10:23 pm »
Great, thanks and good luck

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This is what I have on mine: https://www.brpmoto.com/index.php/husqvarna/product/1616-brp-sub-mount-kit-b-06-09-husqvarna-te-610.html
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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #38 on: September 02, 2017, 10:47:53 pm »
Yikes!

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Re: TE 610 Custom Mods & Farkles
« Reply #39 on: September 03, 2017, 09:05:03 am »
I had a damper so just bought the rest. This one shown is complete. Look at just the bracket and pin separately and look here for a second hand damper.
Scotts themselves also sell but think are made by BRP anyway
http://www.scottsonline.com/Stabilizer_Purchase2.php?Make=Husqvarna&Model=TE&Bike_ID=4735&Year=2009&Size=610&Fred=&BI_ID=139794
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