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Oilheads
07/17/18 08:50 PM
Originally Posted by Craig G.Steve, understanding that these engines have very little flywheel mass and slow down RPM wise very quickly when the throttle is rolled back. This combined with close ratio gearboxes makes it necessary to shift quckly with only just enough RPM drop ...
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Wetheads
07/17/18 08:48 PM
BUT.. you can remove lock assembly and re key with just a little patience with the tool our fellow member sells, tri 750. If I can do it so can anyone. He has a U tube on this procedure. Very easy after you understand how the lock is secured. Box just needs to be unlocked....
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Ride and Event Planning
07/17/18 08:39 PM
I think it's high time for a ride to Wrightwood for food and fun. Friday July 20. Meet at the Shell station on Angeles Crest at the 210 in LaCanada/Flintridge. (or I can meet you along the way) Gassed up and ready to go by 9:30 am. Come along for some good food, and a specta...
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Oilheads
07/17/18 08:11 PM
Purolator PL10241 is what I use. Here is a link to a fairly extensive oil filter cross reference document. https://motorcycleinfo.calsci.com/FilterXRef.html Hope it helps. JJ...
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The Official 2018 BMWST UnRally Forum
07/17/18 08:04 PM
Originally Posted by eddd E coli Eddd might be persuaded to assist. I wouldn't trust him with the plastic knives. He has anger issues....
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Discussion Board Support
07/17/18 07:51 PM
Are you wanting Google Photos to host your Avatar rather than use the upload option? Terry...
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Motorcycle Talk
07/17/18 07:31 PM
I think Meat Loaf said it best, two out of three ain't bad. Nice bike and pics! Pat...
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Oilheads
07/17/18 07:09 PM
Originally Posted by Mark / BrendaThere is no dust on the back brake at all, but I don't use the back as much as the front. I put the bike on the center stand only once during the trip to check how true it spun and the bike had been sitting for awhile. I was wondering if I had...
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Bike Related Things
07/17/18 06:42 PM
When I rode enduros waterproof gloves was never the issue. Now that i am 30 years older and not riding swamps it is. What glove(s) does the job and provides a degree of warmth as well?...
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Future UnRally Locations
07/17/18 06:07 PM
Originally Posted by lawnchairboyCody is a great little town. Yes it is....
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Wetheads
07/17/18 04:23 PM
Well the irratic staring behavior continues. I’m on the road for business this week so I didn’t get a chance to see this recent change through to the binary first blip / two stab start up behavoir. Bike was sitting out in parking lot at work all day and when starting the bi...
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Riders Discuss Other Topics
07/17/18 04:11 PM
It's a growing community!!...
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Riders Discuss Other Topics
07/17/18 03:38 PM
have a good one John...
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Classifieds
07/17/18 03:03 PM
For sale, my beautiful red 2011 R1200R. 6 speed tranny, excellent condition. Has OEM side bags and Givi top case. Mud guard on rear, fenda benda ready for installation on front fender. new SW Motech engine guards with Kury forward foot pegs. New tires. Front needs to be inst...
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Oilheads
07/17/18 02:30 PM
Happily, The Boneyard had the later 1100RT front frame so I dished for it. A two pound slide hammer wasn't making a difference and with the distortion in three dimensions I thought I might get it close but never right. Thanks again for all the input folks. Cheers...
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Ride and Event Planning
07/17/18 02:27 PM
Wouldn't have happened on a GS. Just say'n... ...
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Motorcycle Talk
07/17/18 01:50 PM
Not cheap, but a good option. https://powersports.honda.com/2019/crf450l.aspx. "289 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride.)" A recent talk with a local Yamaha salesman said that this bike from Honda should insp...
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Ride Tales
07/17/18 01:11 PM
Looking forward to the RR and pics....
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Classifieds
07/17/18 12:40 PM
Price Reduced to $150 w/free shipping in Continental USA....
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The Official 2018 BMWST UnRally Forum
07/17/18 12:19 PM
Well, I was never officially "in" so I cannot say I am "out". But I won't make it this year.....Too many hurdles at the moment. I will miss y'all!...
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Hexheads
07/17/18 02:24 AM
Wow thank you all for your responses. At the moment my bike is in service for the rear flange recall and I am expecting to pick it up at the end of this week....
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Oilheads
07/17/18 02:04 AM
Thanks all ... did X00 miles weekend riding with "no apparent issues" but getting ready for several hundred hot weather miles later in the week so good to have some re-assurance. Add'l thanks DR for the info about how to get some-but-not-all of the oil out ... pardon-...
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Hexheads
07/17/18 01:59 AM
Quote I use Pure Gas 90% of the time. I don't know if Ethanol has anything to do with the fuel strip failures I used pure gas when available many years ago, but for the last 6-8 years Ethanol laced because it's all that's available in my area. My fuel mileage BTW dropped at lea...
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Camheads
07/17/18 12:11 AM
I got my bike back last week. The seal was loose and they tightened it. I questioned this because this is the second time it's leaked. I talked to the service manager and he said they guarantee their work for 90 days. In my case if it leaks again to bring it back and they'll take...
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Oilheads
07/16/18 11:32 PM
I knew you guys would know. Thank you....
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