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  1. Thread: Overheating

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    My overheating problem was traced to a leaking...

    My overheating problem was traced to a leaking water pump seal and was repaired buy BMW under waranty a few months after the warranty had expired.
  2. Thread: Soft grips?

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    soft grips

    The heated grips on my bike were starting to show wear and the concern about costly replacement, led me to grip buddies. They fit over your existing grips, are soft. inexpensive and allow the heat to...
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    cheap front wheel stand

    Here is one that I made for my K1300S out of shop scraps, It works great, would cost about $5
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    My experience with Canadian BMW Roadside...

    My experience with Canadian BMW Roadside assistance was a complete shock. disappointment, as well as a waste of time. On June 2010 I was riding with my wife on the 401 on our way to Quebec. About...
  5. Thread: brake repair

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    Just finished brake pad replacement this morn....

    Just finished brake pad replacement this morn. The right pistons would retreat with finger pressure. The left , not so easy. I left the master cylinder intact and used a 'C' clamp to push the pistons...
  6. Thread: brake repair

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    brake repair

    When checking the front brake pads on my K1300S,(48000KM) I found one of the four pads was worn down much more than the others.The wear indicator slots were down a bit on three of them, but non...
  7. Thread: Overheating

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    My next step will be to have the BMW dealer do a...

    My next step will be to have the BMW dealer do a flush and pressure test. Perhaps this will give some clue to the missing coolant. When I find out the cause I will pass the info. on. Untill then I...
  8. Thread: Overheating

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    Coolant level was low. My K1300S manual indicates...

    Coolant level was low. My K1300S manual indicates checking level on outside of overflow tank. This tank is made out of opaque plastic and this old guy simply cant see a level line. On the inside of...
  9. Thread: Overheating

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    The fan motor is operating ( I can hear it) ...

    The fan motor is operating ( I can hear it) Could it be possible that the thermostat is only partially opening sometimes and fully opening othertimes???????
  10. Thread: Overheating

    by artemery
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    Overheating

    2009 K1300S -42,000 km. My bike usually runs with 3 bars on cooling gauge and might run up to 4 bars on start-up or heavy traffic. Recently it will run up to 6 or 7 bars ( no warning light comes...
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