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While the tank was off ……

I finally got around to changing out the open-to-air 4-way connector that feeds the fuel pump and fuel level sensor. In went a nice 4-way Superseal (14A rated) with the connectors crimped, soldered and given a light coat of dialectric … Continue reading

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Time for a new fuel cap!

On the eve of another little trip the half-key fuel cap has decided to throw its toys well and truly out of the cot. For the last couple of months the half-key has worked perfectly, but yesterday it just didn’t … Continue reading

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She’s let me down!

We called into a fuel station about 20 miles from home just as a thunderstorm was rolling toward us over the Gran Sasso mountains. It rumbled away as the sky drew ever darker while I filled up a 5l gas … Continue reading

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Rally-Raid fuel economy – update

In the last post I mentioned the improved economy of the Rally-Raid over the recent three weeks continental trot. Low: 45mpg  Avg: 48mpg Best: 51mpg Well that wasn’t the whole story, those were the results from the majority of the … Continue reading

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