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    Oil Leak at rear of right cylinder

    I am trying to figure out why there is just a bit of oil leaking from the rear of the right cylinder of my 2003 1150RTP. It started sometime last year and I have replaced the "O" Ring 11121341784, on...
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    I know of one owner who bought some heavier...

    I know of one owner who bought some heavier cables and had them installed. I don't know where he found the cables but do know he said his 1150RT starts better with the heavier cables.
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    I am using two of them on my R1150RTP, one for...

    I am using two of them on my R1150RTP, one for each of the two batteries. So far, I have not had any problem with either battery.
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    WOW, tires are lasting less than 4400 miles per...

    WOW, tires are lasting less than 4400 miles per set! What kind of riding are you doing?
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    I have a R1150RTP, "Authority Bike" which does...

    I have a R1150RTP, "Authority Bike" which does have the cooling fan. It normally runs with five bars showing on the temperature gauge. I have seen seven bars showing a few times but have never heard...
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    Jeff, I noticed you are in SC. You should go to...

    Jeff, I noticed you are in SC. You should go to http://pure-gas.org/index.jsp and check for stations close to you, where Ethanol Free Gasoline is sold. Unlike NV, which has no stations listed, there...
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    I started using regular in my 1150RTP earlier...

    I started using regular in my 1150RTP earlier this year and have ridden over 2500 miles since then. Last night I checked what the overall average MPG has been with Premium and Regular for about the...
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    +2 on using the connectors from BeemerBoneYard. I...

    +2 on using the connectors from BeemerBoneYard. I bought new ones from them and had the old ones replaced during the 60,000 mile. My mechanic said they are the best he has seen.
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    I filled my 1150RTP with regular one day and did...

    I filled my 1150RTP with regular one day and did not realize it until a few days later. I did not notice any difference in the way it ran. When I had the 60,000 mile done, I talked to my mechanic...
  10. The first thing I did was checked the parts...

    The first thing I did was checked the parts breakdown for my BMW, which is at: http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMain.aspx?vid=51765&vin=ZE88857&md=200206
    The Wiring Harness for the...
  11. I need some male plugs to match the female radio speaker plugs.

    I want to install a radio on my R1150RTP and would like to use the speakers which are mounted in the fairing as they appear to be much better speakers than those which came with the radio which I am...
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    My mechanic and I discussed the problem. We...

    My mechanic and I discussed the problem. We decided to rebuild the rear caliper. When he took it apart, the seals or "O" rings were hard and brittle. He installed new ones and now the rear brake is...
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    When I bought the BMW last year, the mileage on...

    When I bought the BMW last year, the mileage on it was 56,336. I do not know when the brake pads and rotor were changed prior to that so have no way of knowing how long they were lasting. The pads...
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    Rear Brake Problem

    I have a problem with the rear brake on my 2003 R1150RT-P. The following is an explanation of what has and is happening. I know it is going to be long, sorry about that, but I feel that I need to...
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    I think these have possibilities and am...

    I think these have possibilities and am considering trying them.
    http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=549028
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    You might want to check to see if the fluid needs...

    You might want to check to see if the fluid needs topped off or flushed and changed.
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    msd.com goes to Merck & Co.,Inc

    msd.com goes to Merck & Co.,Inc
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    That is not for a set, unless I was overcharged,...

    That is not for a set, unless I was overcharged, that is for each wire. I just checked my receipt. The Ignition Wire for my 2003 R1150RT-P was a special order item, the part number is 12121342179....
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    Unless you can find some used ones for sale, you...

    Unless you can find some used ones for sale, you will have to buy new ones from a dealer. They will probably have to order the ones you need as they are for a RT-P and most likely are not in their...
  20. I recently bought a 2003 R1150RT-P. On the way...

    I recently bought a 2003 R1150RT-P. On the way back home from a trip, I noticed my high beam indicator light was not on. Then I found that if I pressed the high beam flasher button, the high beam...
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    In 1960 or 61, not sure which, while stationed in...

    In 1960 or 61, not sure which, while stationed in Germany, I bought a used two cycle 250cc, I am not sure what brand. I had trouble with it just dying and refusing to start again until it cooled off...
  22. Personally, I hope it never happens. I know in...

    Personally, I hope it never happens. I know in most cases, we have no choice, as the ethanol is already blended in but I do not like to use gasoline with any percentage of ethanol in any of my...
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    That is really a nice way to read it. Nice large...

    That is really a nice way to read it. Nice large print for people who can not see fine print too well. Jim Reynolds:clap
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    I bought a 2003 R1150RT-P last month, my fourth...

    I bought a 2003 R1150RT-P last month, my fourth BMW. It is the first motorcycle which came with an oil temperature indicator. It normally shows 5 bars but I have seen 8 bars in the local traffic...
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    Way back, like in 1977, I installed both...

    Way back, like in 1977, I installed both temperature and oil pressure gauges on my 1972 R75/5. I was stationed at Moody AFB in Georgia. I found that a short ride on the highway would bring the oil...
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