Search:

Type: Posts; User: Bobmws; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 24 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. Replies
    8
    Views
    202

    There comes a time when some stuff needs to be...

    There comes a time when some stuff needs to be replaced as a preventive. I think our submersible in tank hoses are being affected by the ethanol to some degree.
    I'll be changing my internal tank...
  2. Replies
    8
    Views
    202

    If you have spark, it's not the Hall Effect...

    If you have spark, it's not the Hall Effect sensor, that's what triggers the spark. Were your spark plugs wet? you may have a filter that split or a hose that came off the filter or pump.
  3. Replies
    20
    Views
    855

    Definitely check the VIN, and the title, it...

    Definitely check the VIN, and the title, it should be available. It's possible it was titled as a 1977 due to the original sales and registration date.
  4. Replies
    4
    Views
    433

    Lots of weird sounds have been attributed to the...

    Lots of weird sounds have been attributed to the 'Monkey Nuts' being worn or deteriorated. For those unaware, I'm referring to the rubber cushions on the alternator drive. Find a pic, you'll...
  5. Replies
    56
    Views
    2,695

    They may have paid a trademark registration fee...

    They may have paid a trademark registration fee when they first started using it.
    My parents had a vacuum-form license plate business, and paid a trademark fee when they purchased the roundel mold...
  6. Replies
    56
    Views
    2,695

    In the 90's I was making some custom soft...

    In the 90's I was making some custom soft luggage, and would sew the Roundel patches on. The local dealer was interested in carrying some items, but when they checked with BMW corporate they were...
  7. When I had that issue years ago on my K100 I...

    When I had that issue years ago on my K100 I opened the relay, filed the contacts smooth and forgot about it.
  8. Replies
    4
    Views
    366

    You may get a bulb out warning from the running...

    You may get a bulb out warning from the running and brake light, may need to add a resistor. The turn signals will require an electronic flasher, or resistors on all 4 corners. Check out the...
  9. Replies
    8
    Views
    407

    I would suspect a caliper piston hanging up a...

    I would suspect a caliper piston hanging up a bit. Pull the calipers one at a time and work the piston in & out to see if they free up. Put a block of wood in there so you don't pop a piston all the...
  10. Replies
    16
    Views
    1,796

    OK, I'll say it. This would all be based on the...

    OK, I'll say it. This would all be based on the presumption that the revised rear shocks are available in sufficient quantity at that time.......:brow
  11. Thread: Small Leak ?

    by Bobmws
    Replies
    6
    Views
    487

    Fuel pump housing or disconnects? Glad he was OK.

    Fuel pump housing or disconnects? Glad he was OK.
  12. Replies
    8
    Views
    220

    I have a similar setup. Start by checking the...

    I have a similar setup. Start by checking the trailer output connector from the bike/sidecar. It sounds like you don't have the wiring correct going to the connector. Unplugged it wouldn't cause a...
  13. Sorry, I can't help with the manuals, but there...

    Sorry, I can't help with the manuals, but there is lots of model specific info and knowledge here.
  14. Replies
    1
    Views
    506

    United sidecar Association National Rally

    36th National Rally in Hardeeville, South Carolina
    June 19-22, 2014 at the Camp Lake Jasper, 44 Camp Lake Drive, Hardeeville, SC 29927

    Wife & I are going, anyone else?
  15. Zippers

    Just be aware the zippers may not match up.
  16. Replies
    6
    Views
    384

    I used this...

    I used this self wrapping sheath on my '04 K. Looks and works great!
  17. Replies
    7
    Views
    405

    Take pics as you go. Put the screws from each...

    Take pics as you go.
    Put the screws from each panel in a baggie and label and tape them to the panel. You can use a grease pencil to write on the panel to mark location for short or long screws.
  18. Replies
    7
    Views
    405

    I had that happen on my '04 K. Had to cut the...

    I had that happen on my '04 K. Had to cut the lens free from the reflector assembly to get the rod stabilized so I could epoxy the knob back on. I used a carpet knife that has a somewhat flexible...
  19. Clutch spline lube. Gearbox fluid change.

    Clutch spline lube.
    Gearbox fluid change.
  20. DG, Check with Claude, he can put you in touch...

    DG,
    Check with Claude, he can put you in touch with "Stroker" who builds wheel conversions to fit GS's. He may be able to build a K model, the axle is the same part #, but all the brake hardware is...
  21. Hey Chiba:wave At 6K my front ME880 (bias ply)...

    Hey Chiba:wave
    At 6K my front ME880 (bias ply) only show 2/32" wear!
    I looked for a CLC wheel, but broke down and bought the adapter and 15" wheel from Claude for the rear. I see the same...
  22. Replies
    3
    Views
    493

    I actually have them fitted over my stock heated...

    I actually have them fitted over my stock heated grips, work just fine. Lube with WD40 to force them on, they don't move at all.
    Just don't push the bike over when installing!
  23. Replies
    19
    Views
    878

    I just had my Odyssey PC680 replaced under...

    I just had my Odyssey PC680 replaced under warranty. It was on their Optimate charger, getting the correct charging voltage when not in use, bike hadn't been run for about 6 weeks.
    Key on, dash...
  24. Thread: Pix of your rig

    by Bobmws
    Replies
    166
    Views
    47,505

    Sticky: Very nice Bill! :thumb

    Very nice Bill! :thumb
  25. Thread: Lucky People...

    by Bobmws
    Replies
    28
    Views
    2,344

    Even though I change my own tires, I use a grease...

    Even though I change my own tires, I use a grease pencil to mark rotation on both sides of the wheel. The tire changer should have noted that when removing the old tire.
Results 1 to 25 of 580
Page 1 of 24 1 2 3 4