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    Sticky: Whoa, is that original paint? I'm pretty fond of...

    Whoa, is that original paint? I'm pretty fond of Marrakesh red, but that is the best blue I've seen ever!
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    OUTRAGEOUS!!! :bow Wait a minute, that...

    OUTRAGEOUS!!! :bow


    Wait a minute, that means you have TWO reserves...hmmm :idea
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    I've had two K75(S), and never had the cooling...

    I've had two K75(S), and never had the cooling fan/overheat light problem. One K75 I owned did duty in Texas, German and Washington state, which means Texas summer heat, German winters (and one...
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    Sticky: The old bike in front of the old house

    Hey K75s, I'll let you ride it, for free...when you see how much gas costs over here, you'll need the extra cash!

    Lotsa' great sweepers and forest roads in this area of the Rheinland-Pfalz, tailor...
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    Sticky: '91 k75s

    Here's my K75S I bought when I came back from Desert Storm; I was a thirty year old sergeant. I turn fifty this year, and here's my K75 at the tender age of twenty in front of an old German hunting...
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    Don, Sorry it took so long for a reply, have...

    Don,
    Sorry it took so long for a reply, have been a bit busy with work. Cycle Brakes have been extremely helpful and I will be ordering front and back this week. Also, thanks for the great...
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    Tom, Don checked with his buyer, sadly, no...

    Tom,
    Don checked with his buyer, sadly, no record. However, these guys were able to help me: http://www.cyclebrakes.com/
    I queried the tech rep (Melissa) and she did some checking. It...
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    Don, thanks for the help, pm is on the way. Tom,...

    Don, thanks for the help, pm is on the way. Tom, I think you confirmed what I thought, I got a little sidelined with one of the listings. I will confirm with Don's buyer, though to make sure. I...
  9. Thread: Leaded Gas?

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    [QUOTE=BeemerMike;391005]No offense intended...

    [QUOTE=BeemerMike;391005]No offense intended here, but I have no "theory" to prove.

    Mike,
    That post was intended for bikerfish1100, my apologies.

    Raleigh
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    Hey Tom & Don, I started looking at the...

    Hey Tom & Don,
    I started looking at the fitting charts for EBC and am a little confused...it lists the K75 series several times, the 75s's twice. I have a '91 with ABS and can't really tell...
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    Hi again Jeff and hello to you Todd, I'm...

    Hi again Jeff and hello to you Todd,
    I'm considering some additional lighting for my K75s also, didn't know you were working on that as well Jeff.
    I've seen your work Todd, looks pretty...
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    Jimmy, I've seen some talk about additional...

    Jimmy,
    I've seen some talk about additional tail lights and flashing LED's, look around at some of the other threads. I had thought about it, too, but sounds like the potential for problems...
  13. Thread: Leaded Gas?

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    I apologize for inadvertantly causing the subject...

    I apologize for inadvertantly causing the subject to get away from the actual thread. I was only trying to add a personal experience with burning leaded fuel in my K75 to Teslaesque. I related my...
  14. Thread: K75 Shock

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    I put the progressive shock and front springs on...

    I put the progressive shock and front springs on my K75s this summer and feel a considerable difference in handling. Not sure if it was the combination of both front and rear or not, but I can tell...
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    Hey Gilly, I've got a question for you. I've got...

    Hey Gilly, I've got a question for you. I've got a '91K75s (sorry, not original litter), and just bought a solo seat, looks to be pretty much the same as yours (BMW stock). I had the Corbin stock...
  16. Jeff, I didn't want to get off the subject...

    Jeff,
    I didn't want to get off the subject on the picture post, so I jumped over here about the belly pan...took me awhile to find it again, sorry!
    when I first got my S in '91, the belly...
  17. Thread: Leaded Gas?

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    Wow Mike, you really know a lot about emissions,...

    Wow Mike, you really know a lot about emissions, but I think you missed my point. With my limited understanding of pollution, I thought that the reason that catalytic converters (which required the...
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    Just FYI...I have a '91 K75S, which the owner...

    Just FYI...I have a '91 K75S, which the owner manual and the mechanics here in Germany (where I live) both tell me that it's okay to burn leaded fuel in that era K-bike. In 2000, I took a long trip...
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    Sticky: Thanks, Jeff. I saw Todd's blue K75 earlier and...

    Thanks, Jeff. I saw Todd's blue K75 earlier and could make a recommendation, or at least a humble opinion on that suspension upgrade. I've heard great things about Works and Nivomats, and am sure...
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    Tom, thanks for clarification...it's a '91...

    Tom,
    thanks for clarification...it's a '91 with ABS. I looked it up and it's a bit more expensive, but not too bad. Will make the conversion this winter.

    Don,
    I know who you are and have...
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    Sticky: Koch's K

    I bought this '91 K75S brand new when I came back from Desert Storm in June '91. I just retired last May and still have the same old bike (two old warhorses in the same house, you can only pity my...
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    RaleighK

    Tom,
    I am very interested in your post. I have a '91 K75S with that pulsing problem, and have seen a lot of talk and conjecture about it. I replaced my discs about 10 years ago, and the pulse...
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