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  1. I have the AdMore lighting that I added to my 52...

    I have the AdMore lighting that I added to my 52 liter case. Took me about an hour to install and has worked well since 2009 and usually on the bike year round. Good addition that greatly adds...
  2. Agree with Bob Weis on the cable the tension. My...

    Agree with Bob Weis on the cable the tension. My 2007 R1200RT had all the cable ties cinched down at the factory by Henrick a former East German weight lifter. Loosened them up and used the same...
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    Got the 665 last Winter and it was great to have...

    Got the 665 last Winter and it was great to have on a trip from Vermont to Manitoba. Have it mounted with Ram Mount gear. Take a look at the thread below. Has some 8 x 10 glossies of mounted gear....
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    Just did the eastern side of Lake Michigan last...

    Just did the eastern side of Lake Michigan last month and agree on the MI119 Tunnel of Trees suggestion. Let me add MI22 east of Manistee off US31. Very fine road up thru Sleep Bear Dunes National...
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    Somehow between the local Beemer shop and my home...

    Somehow between the local Beemer shop and my home the washer jumped out of the bag. Went 3000+ miles without a drop lost reusing the old washer. And found the washer a month or so later while...
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    Used a 2" x 4" piece of vinyl siding scrap. Was...

    Used a 2" x 4" piece of vinyl siding scrap. Was working solo and had a socket and wrench on the alternator nut instead of the friend on the rear tire. Was a 20 minute job. Old one packed under the...
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    Like the previous reply, I have found the Ram...

    Like the previous reply, I have found the Ram Mount drink holder works best and use an insulated glass with a short straw. Straw fits under the full helmet and easy to reach.. :bottle
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    Supporting some of the points made above - I just...

    Supporting some of the points made above - I just bought mine about a month ago. Between the Vendor's Website, a few homemade You Tube videos and the general logical nature of the menus, you will...
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    I have used Nelson Rigg covers on a couple of...

    I have used Nelson Rigg covers on a couple of bikes and keep going back to them for their quality and the well placed grommets to easily secure to the bike. Even in heavy winds it never bellowed out...
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    I had only read a similar problem a few minutes...

    I had only read a similar problem a few minutes earlier. Take a read on the following link and you can match symptoms. I concur with Marchyman. Note the link on how to make a future emergency...
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    Have both the KTechnik engine guards and the...

    Have both the KTechnik engine guards and the Ilium pegs. Engine guards are a 30-45 minute job and the Ilium pegs about 15-20 minutes. Piece of cake for anyone. Just need a few tools and the time. ...
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    I have 26K miles on the bike and added the hooks...

    I have 26K miles on the bike and added the hooks and plastic bags. Still was clumsy. Popped for the $47 radiobay insert bag. Hurt to pop for it, but was glad I did. Still keep a road flare, lock...
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    2007 RT has a hook under the seat and not sure if...

    2007 RT has a hook under the seat and not sure if the R does. Not very secure, but will do in a pinch.
    Personally I always bring a coiled cable lock and put it through my full face helmet and it...
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    I have a 2007 RT and after an 11,800 mile trip...

    I have a 2007 RT and after an 11,800 mile trip over two months last Summer, I can assure you it is the best bike I have ever ridden.
    One minor item to consider: during the 2007 production year, all...
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    Looked at both and went with ZTechnik gaurds on...

    Looked at both and went with ZTechnik gaurds on looks and ability to work on engine without any gaurd removal - partial or full). On a 11,800 mile trip last Summer, had two no speed flops in a...
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    The viewing sight glass could be best called an...

    The viewing sight glass could be best called an "out of sight glass". Viewable as mentioned above on the left hand side best from a view at an angle looking towards the back of the bike. Usually...
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    +2 on the AirHawk. Last weekend I completed an...

    +2 on the AirHawk. Last weekend I completed an 11,800 mile, two month trip. Even pushed one day a 967 mile ride. Even with a Russell seat, the trip was made so much easier with the AirHawk seat. ...
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    Couple of the emails above asked about ordering...

    Couple of the emails above asked about ordering the Haynes manual that is current thru 2009. I went on the UK site shown above placed the order on my credit card and it arrived in Vermont 2 weeks...
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    I bought the K1200RS mirrors and would note they...

    I bought the K1200RS mirrors and would note they have some limited adjustment options, but does greatly add to the ability to see the texting driver coming up on your tail.
    One gotcha that I...
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    Could you give a rough cost of your policy? Is...

    Could you give a rough cost of your policy? Is it yearly cost or a set term policy? Have a 2007 that has its warrantee expire in April. Thanks.
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    I have reached out to Clymer and Haynes about new...

    I have reached out to Clymer and Haynes about new manuals for post 2006 R1200RT. No rely from Clymer, but Haynes expects to have one out in the next few months. Will give a shout to all when...
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