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Old 22 Oct 2001
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I HAVE A 3AJ 600 TENERE, CAN ANYONE HELP WITH SIDE PANELS, FAIRING, ALSO LARGER FUEL TANK THAN STANDARD. I HAVE ALSO CHANGED THE REAR SPROCKET FROM A 45 TO A 39, SUITS MY NEEDS AND RIDING STYLE BETTER BUT WILL THIS STRESS THE GEARBOX TOO MUCH?
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try at www.ebay.com (search: XT 600 or XT600)
or use the 'kleinanzeigen/suche' forum at www.xt600.de/boards. you can assume that most of the folks there are able to understand english.
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YES!!! better use 14/45 or even 14/48.
TÉNÉRÉS are not build to spent their lives on motorways... ;-)

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sorry, the link is: http://www.xt600.de/%7Eboards/index.shtml
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THANKS FOR YHE INFO KLAUS WILL CHECK IT OUT.
R:E GEARING
MY GEARBOX SPROCKET IS 15 NOT 14 BUT I DO NOT SIT ON THE MOTORWAY ALL DAY, I JUST PREFERE THIS GEARING FOR THE WAY IT DELIVERS THE POWER + TORQUE, BUT IF YOU STILL THINK IT WILL STRESS THE GEARBOX TOO MUCH I WILL TRY THE OTHERS

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