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    Riding the Enchanted Isle....

    The in-laws have offered us use of their frequent flier miles in the form of a week stay at a PRIMO resort hotel in San Juan. Aside from the little scooter rental joints, I am having some difficulty...
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    Sticky: Another one of the GS

    Atop Cadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park, Maine....

    http://i54.photobucket.com/albums/g118/pecsok/Maine%20Anniversary%20Trip%202011/9f92c207.jpg

    Somewhere between Maine and New Jersey.......
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    Sticky: Here's my 2001 R1150GS just last month. Wife and...

    Here's my 2001 R1150GS just last month. Wife and I two upped from NJ to Maine.... What a trip! She finally said those words every moto guy wants to hear from his wife, "You know, I'd like to learn...
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    NYC, NY- NY Motorcycle Show 1/16-18

    Anybody planning on attending? I hope to ride up, but am concerned about parking. Anybody have any tips for riding/parking at the show?
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    Two more....

    "Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by...
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    Yep

    I ride every day it's dry. Been down to the mid 30's here in the AM, but the PM's are super. Crisp, cool, smoke from the chimney's smell, fall leaves....
    My favorite time of year!
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    thanks, gents!

    The link to the other discussion was great. I'm gonna strap on a 1/2 gal. gas can and see how she does....
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    Thanks for the thoughts, Brian!

    I bought the bike this past spring, but have just started riding it regularly. I did change the fuel pump and filter about a month or so ago, so maybe I did screw up the float. I do hear a good bit...
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    Getting great mileage, but....

    My 96 R850R's low fuel light comes on after having burned only 2 gallons of fuel. (Usually at about 100 miles, giving me an average of about 50 mpg) Of course, my paranoid self dives for the first...
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    Sticky: Here's a beaut....

    I was at the 2007 Deutsche Classic, an all German car show held near Reading, PA last year. I saw this R12, and thus began my love affair with BMW motorcycles....
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    Sticky: OK, my turn!

    Howdy all. After fitting a new fuel pump, I decided a good ride was in order. Rode near some beach towns between Seaside Heights and Bayville. Got alot of waves from the Harley riders, and even a...
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    Problem Solved!!

    She's alive and well! Could it be a bad fuel pump, not giving enough flow? YES! I had a gut feeling it was the fuel pump, despite the fact I had confirmed flow. Reflecting on how she sputterred...
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    Thanks for the replies! the bike has no...

    Thanks for the replies! the bike has no side-stand switch I know of, as I have started it with or without the stand up or clutch in or out. I'll double check, though.
    I re-tested the coil per your...
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    No Start Help, Please!

    After my R850R died, I've been so far unable to diagnose her. First step was to check/top up fuel. :p Then I checked the fuel/spark suspects. I have voltage at the fuel pump, (When I jump the...
  15. Thread: New Member!

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    New Member!

    Greetings all! I just jumped into the motorrad world with the recent acquisition of a '96 R850R. After having completed the MSF course and getting my motorcycle endorsement, I am thrilled to be...
  16. Thread: testing

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    testing

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