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  1. Under the tank, on the backbone, left side, is...

    Under the tank, on the backbone, left side, is the starter relay which serves as sort of a Grand Central Station for electrons. The connections on the bottom of this relay are notorious for faults...
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    He needed his own camera to capture as many plate...

    He needed his own camera to capture as many plate numbers as possible.
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    Say hi to the folks across the river at Mac's for...

    Say hi to the folks across the river at Mac's for me.
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    There is no perfect detector. I tried the...

    There is no perfect detector. I tried the Advantiv on my K75. I can't hear it and don't have ear phones. So for me it is a good detector that is useless because I can't tell when it is alarming.
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    I bought an RV using Paypal a few years ago.

    I bought an RV using Paypal a few years ago.
  6. Thread: Oil filters

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    Wow! If I wanted maximum, almost unobstructed...

    Wow! If I wanted maximum, almost unobstructed air flow to keep butterflies and tire chunks out, and expected to rebuild or pop in a new engine every week or so then I'd probably be persuaded. ...
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    Too cold in Alaska and Montana? :)

    Too cold in Alaska and Montana? :)
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    I ride with custom molded ear plugs all the time....

    I ride with custom molded ear plugs all the time. I ride a K75 standard and am R1150R - both with minimal windshields and no significant fairing. At highway speed I can hear my V1.
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    The fairing color looks like the pumpkin color...

    The fairing color looks like the pumpkin color BMW called red on the 2000 R1100S.
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    He probably can, but to provide the ending...

    He probably can, but to provide the ending mileage you don't need to know what you sent in for starting mileage.
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    I had one - it was vinyl.

    I had one - it was vinyl.
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    The Z mounts fit the factory bags. Somebody...

    The Z mounts fit the factory bags.

    Somebody might have other bags designed to fit the OEM mounts - it would be easy to do - but I haven't ever seen any.

    As for Givi - I think I'd ask Givi or a...
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    Funny you should ask. I put an Adaptiv detector...

    Funny you should ask. I put an Adaptiv detector on my K75 at the national rally last year. It was an experiment. In some ways I like it - waterproof is high on that list. I like my V1 better. I...
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    In the days of yore, the various police agencies...

    In the days of yore, the various police agencies had emitters. Now construction companies use them in construction zones and farmers use them on their tractors and other equipment. All being an...
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    Not Ken, here, but: the power reaches the unit...

    Not Ken, here, but: the power reaches the unit via a telephone style cable. Valentine supplies a small cube with a fused positive and a negative lead to connect to the battery or other 12+v power...
  16. Probably not, if the key is off. Key off all of...

    Probably not, if the key is off. Key off all of the keyed circuits on the bike are isolated/disconnected by the ignition switch. The charger and battery are seeing total resistance through the...
  17. All of our bikes have SAE two-pole connectors...

    All of our bikes have SAE two-pole connectors attached, fused to the battery. Most of the bikes have several such commectors but I digress. My several battery chargers all also have matching...
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    Budgets are a little tight in Missouri again I...

    Budgets are a little tight in Missouri again I see. Gotta pump those revenues somehow. :)
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    For comparison purposes: ZDDP is a compound of...

    For comparison purposes: ZDDP is a compound of zinc and phosphorous. To get a close approximation of the ppm of ZDDP one adds the ppm phosphorous and ppm zinc.

    The old API SG equated to 1,600...
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    Yes - you should be able to turn the engine -...

    Yes - you should be able to turn the engine - plugs out - with the rear wheel.

    I prefer to remove the "T" shaped cover plate in the front of the engine and turn the crankshaft directly with a...
  21. Approximately 436.4 miles.

    Approximately 436.4 miles.
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    Well, well, well - a quagmire again. "Oh what a...

    Well, well, well - a quagmire again. "Oh what a tangled web we weave ..."

    I agree to the general rule that public posting of private messages is a bad thing. But if a message - private or public...
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    Agreed - sort of. Specified "cold" tire...

    Agreed - sort of. Specified "cold" tire pressures are for a tire at 20 degrees Celcius. That equates to 68 degrees Fahrenheit. That is air at 68F inside the tire. If you have a TPMS that...
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    It could be lots of things. Water in the fuel...

    It could be lots of things. Water in the fuel will cause that. Did you recently fill the fuel tank? I doubt it is the coils. It has two and both failing at the same same time is unlikely. It...
  25. Please tell me I'm wrong, but from the photograph...

    Please tell me I'm wrong, but from the photograph it looks like the lip of the seal is curled rearward toward the transmission end of the shaft rather than forward away from the transmission. If...
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