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  1. Actually I've heard quite a few state that the...

    Actually I've heard quite a few state that the drums on the /5 were better than the single disc on the /6. Which ever one you end up with, the braking will be very different from a modern bike.
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    Foreign speedo in san diego seems to have good...

    Foreign speedo in san diego seems to have good feedback and has done well since advertising in the airmail. They will probably have experience with your models instruments since they've been working...
  3. Thread: As always

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    A few points, will try not to bore anybody...

    I would seem pretty clear to me that anyone going into owning a 30+ year old bike would know there would be some expense bringing it back to life and/or maintaining it. Owning these bikes is a hobby,...
  4. Thread: Raising Motor

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    If you were the guy, how did you end up doing it,...

    If you were the guy, how did you end up doing it, and how did it work out for you?
  5. Parabellum does, they do a lot of fairings for...

    Parabellum does, they do a lot of fairings for BMWs so they'll color match it exactly. My brother in law has one on his '12 r1200r, it looks pretty damn good. Don't have any pics on my phone though
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    You know, it does rattle on start-up. What is...

    You know, it does rattle on start-up. What is involved in the cam tensioner mod?
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    Thanks for the info everybody, and Roger, I'll...

    Thanks for the info everybody, and Roger, I'll look into the parts necessary for that fuel system overhaul.


    m stock, I'm going to have to spend some time this weekend looking over that tuneup...
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    My brother lives in Seattle, it's a trip I would...

    My brother lives in Seattle, it's a trip I would love to do soon. However, under no circumstance do I plan on ending up in a place like Sparks :rofl
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    That is good advice and I do plan on asking them...

    That is good advice and I do plan on asking them about it.

    Some back story - bought the bike from Escondido BMW MC which is in North County of San Diego. I had a good experience there, and I like...
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    This is the first I've seen of this thread and...

    This is the first I've seen of this thread and your bike, and I have to say it's a beauty.

    I do have a question about the Dell-ortos. If you ridden other airheads, is it a big performance bump...
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    It has a hair under 26000 miles. The PO had the...

    It has a hair under 26000 miles. The PO had the 24000 mile service done so oil/ filter change, *fork oil change*, air filter, brake fluid/pads and rear rotor was replaced. It also looks like the...
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    New owner of a R1100S

    On Tuesday I became a new owner of a '99 R1100S. The only bike I've ever ridden previously is a '76 R75/6, so this is a big change as far as, well, EVERYTHING. I love that airhead, but was looking at...
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    Sticky: Just picked this Tuesday

    "99 r1100s
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