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  1. Thread: RT vs GTL

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    I owned 2 RTs before buying a 2012 K1600GT. There...

    I owned 2 RTs before buying a 2012 K1600GT. There is nothing like an RT in the motorcycle world. It's a beautifully designed bike with great wind protection and ergonomics. I decided to move up to...
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    Not sure if this will help. I found the mechanism...

    Not sure if this will help. I found the mechanism to be very stiff so I sprayed a dab of lube around the knob. I worked it back and forth for a few minutes and it (the tab) retracted and the case...
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    I've owned an 1150 (2002) and a 1200 (2008). My...

    I've owned an 1150 (2002) and a 1200 (2008). My 02 was a beautiful bike decked out in Titanium Silver (the best color!) with a top case as my only option. I put a lot of miles on her and have many...
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    Just installed on my GT. Another added feature is...

    Just installed on my GT. Another added feature is that you can now put highway pegs on if you want. May consider them but so far, I'm very comfortable with the regular pegs. I don't do too many long...
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    Join the club.....

    Join the club.....
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    I got a great deal on an '08 with lowered...

    I got a great deal on an '08 with lowered suspension and the one-piece seat. I am close to 6 feet tall (30" inseam) and found the set-up uncomfortable. The first thing I recommend is getting rid of...
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    Thanks to all for your replies. What a shame that...

    Thanks to all for your replies. What a shame that BMW doesn't have or encourage an easy after sale upgrade for things like cruise control or in my case the heated seats. I'm installing a used set of...
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    Question About Heated Seats

    I'm buying replacement seats for my '08 R1200RT that are wired for heating. My bike didn't come with that option. Is there anything I can do to use the heating function of these new seats? Thanks in...
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    Low Suspension Question

    I just bought an '08 RT which has the lowered suspension and lowered seat. I'm 5' 11" and find my legs are squeezed up a bit too much. My first thought is to change the seat to something like a...
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    New Member (took a while off)

    Just re-enrolled in BMWMOA after a few years off. Welcome to everyone. I ride an 02 RT and just bought an 08 with 520 miles on it. The previous owner made a jump from a smaller airhead to this and...
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