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    Bar Back question

    I'm looking at installing a set of Rox bar backs on my 1992 R100R to obtain a more upright riding position. The more I look at the mounting area, windshield mounting, instruments and dash panel it...
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    Cruise control options

    I'm looking for the best option for a throttle lock or cruise control unit for my 92 R100R. Excel Throttle doesn't list a unit for my bike, neither does Kaoko. Searching this forum didn't produce...
  3. Lasertec vs. Activ

    I'm going through this decision making process as well for 1992 R100R, here is a good thread from the ADV site:

    http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=949627
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    I did a visual and continuity check. These fuses...

    I did a visual and continuity check. These fuses are the type with exposed wires and blades, not the bayonet style which are hard to inspect. Cleaning their terminal points is not difficult, a small...
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    Gremlin found

    I went back to the fuses and started removing them one by one then moved them to the next fuse location. All is good, everything is working. It was a bad connection between the fuse blade and fuse...
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    Electrical Gremlin

    While doing a short ride today I used my turn signals for about 15 minutes then they stopped working (both sides). My flashers and clock also stopped working. All other electrical items work fine...
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    Good find.

    Congrats Dennis from a fellow PA Airhead owner. I had this one on my watch list as an option if I couldn't find a R100 PD. I know, completely different bikes and uses but you can never have enough...
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    Plot thickens.

    When I put the new cable through the lever out popped a dried up felt pad. It was in the wrong place, should be under the dust cover to keep it from drying out and from collecting road dirt.
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    Makes sense, I didn't know that was a lubrication...

    Makes sense, I didn't know that was a lubrication point until now. I looked in Haynes and the owners manual, no mention of this. I now have the new cable which came with a small round felt pad, I...
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    Thanks for the replies. I tried the Anon book,...

    Thanks for the replies. I tried the Anon book, both guys in my area are out of town but they called back right away. I remembered the vice grip trick and called my to bring them. Worked like a charm....
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    Emergency towing

    I'm stranded with a broken clutch cable, does the club have an emergency towing number? Just found a cable at Bobs, driving 3 hr to pick it up!
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    Problem Solved!

    After checking the dash bulb, starter connections and ignition switch, I installed a voltmeter and found max charging at 13.6V so I decided to replace the wiring harness Air Race Addict suggested. ...
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    Brake Fluid Leak

    I just noticed my mater cylinder fluid reservoir was only 1/2 full on my R100R this morning. Looking under the brake lever assembly I saw fluid dripping off the nut securing the brake lever on the...
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    Alternator Brushes

    As part if troubleshooting my glowing charging system dash light I'm replacing these. Just found out BMW switched suppliers and have an order in for 1k. Problem is they will not be available until...
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    Thanks for the tips.

    Good points, esp staying on with the key in position 1.
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    Voltmeter Installation

    I am going to install an aftermarket voltmeter on my 1992 R100R and am looking for input on the installation. Where is the best place to tie the wiring in? At the battery? Alternator? Other...
  17. Thread: Hella Regulator

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    Hella Regulator

    Anyone had experience with the Hella regulator? Any connection issues or long term issues with the charging system? Thanks in advance for feedback.

    The bike is a 1992R100R
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    Thanks Bill. I haven't checked the wiring...

    Thanks Bill. I haven't checked the wiring harnesses and will include this check along with previous connection check suggestions (key switch, charging bulb, starter relay, starter cables).
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    Should be BULB connection, not BUILD....

    Should be BULB connection, not BUILD....
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    Good ideas, I haven't checked the wiring to/from...

    Good ideas, I haven't checked the wiring to/from the starter circuit. That and build connections are now on the list!
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    Since I've removed, cleaned and used dielectric...

    Since I've removed, cleaned and used dielectric grease on all connections and replaced the battery and diode board I'm leaning toward the dash light connection. Thanks for all the help.
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    Yes I checked the charging while revving (but not...

    Yes I checked the charging while revving (but not riding since I don't have a dash voltmeter) and got 13-7-13.8 volts at 1500 rpm. Is this a good number of those rpms?
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    Thanks for the brush check tip, that's next on...

    Thanks for the brush check tip, that's next on the list. The fuse contacts checked out ok, need to check the bulb contacts. I also noticed Oak mentioned checking the starter relay, another item for...
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    Testing update

    I checked the brushes and their contact points, all appear to be ok. After reading Oak's answer to a similar problem in the Airhead newsletter I'm checking the fuse and dash bulb today to ensure...
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    Rotor test

    Thanks for the feedback, I'll take a look at Haynes for rotor testing tips.
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