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    Thank you one and all for your help, now to order...

    Thank you one and all for your help, now to order the parts and get this installed!:dance
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    Thank you sir. I would need the high bar version.

    Thank you sir. I would need the high bar version.
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    Yes.

    Yes.
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    1978 R100s head Light switch

    Hello fellow airhead lovers,

    Is it pretty straight forward to swap the headlight switch assembly on my '78 with one from an earlier bike that has a headlight on/off/park selector switch on the...
  5. Hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend- I...

    Hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend- I meant to post this sooner but between Memorial day and other happenings...

    Anyway, heres what I found in my case: Red arrow is where fuel tank...
  6. By Jove, I think I've got it...

    Good news! I am pretty confident I have found the source of my mysterious noise.:) I found that the bolt that goes through a bracket on the main frame to attach the right horn bracket was "rubbing"...
  7. I will investigate further tomorrow after I find...

    I will investigate further tomorrow after I find my mechanics stethoscope and report back. Thank you for the points to check!
  8. I should've mention that- The up/down play...

    I should've mention that- The up/down play between the rockers and pillows blocks I had checked and adjusted as needed along with valve clearances (as per Snowbum and several other valuable...
  9. 1978 R100S, Odd noise from right cylinder head

    Hello Airhead Gurus,

    I have been out thoroughly enjoying my 78 R100S! And as such I have noticed an odd metallic chirping noise from my right cylinder at around 3k RPM- I have a video on youtube...
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    78 R100S handlebar identification?

    I'm looking at purchasing some spare cables for my 78 R100S- how can I identify which handlebars I have to know which cables to get? Thanks!
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    Excellent, thank you all for your replies!

    Excellent, thank you all for your replies!
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    Bing CV carb position/level

    Ok airhead gurus,

    Just finished spline lube on tranny and putting the r100s back together- how I love repair manuals that say
    "Make sure to position carb properly" without giving diagrams or...
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    Does anyone have any experience with the...

    Does anyone have any experience with the Enduralast brand oil/airfilters from http://www.euromotoelectrics.com/default.asp?
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    Thank you very much for the info and links. I do...

    Thank you very much for the info and links. I do have a Haynes Manual on its way, thank you!
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    Oil and Air Filters 1978 R100S

    What is the correct part number oil filter kit for a 1978 BMW R100S? I want to make sure I get the correct one, making me a little nervous reading some stuff out there! :help Is there a procedure...
  16. Proud new owner of 1978 R100S! Assistance requested!

    Hello everyone!

    I am now the proud owner of a 1978 R100S, 45k miles. Been wanting one of these since I was growing up!! (Dad loves it, too) Yay! Extremely excited! It does need some TLC. The...
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    Owner history, More or less a CarFax type report...

    Owner history, More or less a CarFax type report to make sure the title is clean? Thanks for the helpful info!
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    VIN History Lookup

    How/where can you do a vehicle history lookup on a 1978 BMW R100S? I have found a few sites on here to decode the VIN, but none to find a vehicle history. Thank you!
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    Thanks for all the tips-keep em comin'! I reside...

    Thanks for all the tips-keep em comin'! I reside in Waterloo, IA-the bike in question is located in the Chicago area. My Dad and I are planning to go have a look on Thursday. He's owned several...
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    Proud new owner of a 1978 R100S! Advice requested!

    Hello everyone!

    I am now the proud owner of a 1978 R100S, 45k miles. Been wanting one of these since I was growing up!! (Dad loves it, too) :D:brow Yay! :clap Extremely excited! It does need some...
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