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    Fuel Strip - spoke too fast

    Now I feel foolish. Today on a ride the fuel strip wet haywire again. The old in and out, in and out.

    R12R
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    Fuel strip - new twist

    I wonder if anyone has experienced this fuel strip problem. About 5 weeks back my fuel strip failed. It displayed the low fuel light most of the time and the remainder of the time it just looked to...
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    07 R12R front strut

    Ok, I had most of that yesterday....and failed. The rear strut is in place so that does not help me but I don't think it needs to come out to replace the front. I will remove the charcoal canister...
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    07 R12R Front strut (won't come out!)

    Didn't want to do that but it makes sense! Do you know if removing that cover is relatively easy or is there a complication?
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    07 R12R Front strut (won't come out!)

    Need help from anyone who has removed the front strut and replaced it with an Ohlin. I have removed the top nut and the bottom bolt - the strut is now loose. But it does not have enough clearance...
  6. 2007 R1200R Experience

    I also had an 1150R (2002) and purchased a used 07 R12R in 2011 with 35k and now, 2 years later at 48k just love this bike. Have had only one issue with the front right disc. This disc is a...
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    2007 R12R shocks ..best value

    Going to replace my OEM shocks that have done their job at 47k. Now thinking BMW, Ohlins or Wilburs but don't need race quality and perf. What would you suggest in the best value category...... any...
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    07 R12R cold start

    Once again the value of the forum is evident! My 12R started right up when I turned on the power, disengaged the clutch and opened the throttle a bit. And yes, if I just read my manual there would...
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    07 r12r cold

    Ok - its warming up a bit - will work on this on Saturday. I'll report results this weekend.
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    07 R12R cold no start

    I did but not on the first attempt, so maybe a bit too late. I will try that. Next is to replace plugs to be sure gap is set right and plugs not fouled.
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    07 R12R COLD ...will not start

    Ok so I need advice......

    Just picked up my R12R from local "Honda" dealer where it rested in a warm garage through this New England winter. Rode home and the temp promptly fell to 18 degrees and...
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    07 R12R Tires

    Some great thoughts there.....particularly reminding me what we all know, that handling is more important than wear. Also interesting that I am hearing from many riders who run highr pressure than...
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    07 R12R The Life of Ti(re)

    I read about riders who get lots of miles from their rubber, 10,000 miles and some say more. Whether I run Metzelers or Michelins (PR3) I seem to never get past 6,000. I ride between 5,000 and 7,000...
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    07 R12R Exhaust ?

    Roy..........why is it for sale, did you not like it? Pro, cons ?
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    07 R12R Exhaust ?

    Thinking of changing out my stock BMW pipe. Any advice...........Akrapovic ? Remus? or stock?
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    Mystery disc R12R

    That could be helpful - if you know or find out where he found the kit, please post....Thanks!
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    mystery disc 07 R1200R

    Yes, already thinking that way. Not sure what type of washer I will need yet. The rotor does not have a lot of play side to side, it is evident when you grab the rotor from the front and move it in...
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    Mystery front disc 07 R1200R

    Don - I hope that you are wrong ($$) but I suspect you're right. A quick call to my local BMW dealer did confirm that the hardware is not sold separately from the entire rotor. Hopefully I can buy...
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    Mystery front disc '07 R1200R

    I began recently to hear a banging sound in the front end as if something was loose. Initially I thought it was the fender or the windscreen. Eventually found the issue - a loose front disc. I can...
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    R12r

    THANKS.......appreciate the help, now I can finish up today.
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    R12r

    Ended up with Denali LEDs. Inllation is now in progress. Anyone know which of the three headlight wires (yellow, brown and white) is th high beam and which wire is the low beam?
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    R12r

    Ok, thanks to all of you - I did my best to look at everything that you mentioned.

    - .the Clearwaters are too many $$$,
    - most manufacturers don' t make a mounting kit for the 12R.
    - ...
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    R12r

    Thanks for all the good advice. I am leaning to LED and Denali D1 or D2......has anyone mounted these to an R12R?
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    R1200R Aux Lighting question

    I have read many posts on auxiliary lighting but clarity has not yet arrived. So for my simple processor, can you help me with this question:

    Want brighter lighting in the front; I am mostly...
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    R12r

    What about this theory. When I last shut it down, I used the kill switch (which was unique as I don'normally do that) and it shut down sounding a bit unusual, but not with a backfire. At that...
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