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    The odometer doesn't work on my R90. Gears...

    The odometer doesn't work on my R90. Gears self-welded into an almost unrecognizable mass. I used a street pilot lll for years to keep up with my mileage and for the search feature when I was in a...
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    gound cable

    Check your ground cable. I had one that was mounted correctly with good connections, however, it had a hair line crack across one end that was all but invisible. A little bit of movement and the bike...
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    there is a difference!

    I've had a F650GS in the past and still have a R90. There is indeed a vast difference in the bikes.

    I never really realized how much effort I put into riding the R90 hard through the twistys. I...
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    Right now this is my only bike. I recently sold a...

    Right now this is my only bike. I recently sold a 2005 Aprilia Tuono. I preferred my '75 R90 cafe bike to the Tuono. I absolutely love this bike. My back doesn't hurt and I don't walk like I'm 90...
  5. Thread: r90 springs

    by johncarves
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    fork springs

    I ordered a set from racetec. You use lentghs of !/2" pvc pipe for spacers to set the preload. The length I used was shorther than what their formula called for. Bike handles great and loves the...
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    stumble caused by...

    If I held my R90 open for long it would drop off, just loose power, I suspected fuel starvation. Nothing seem to cure it tho. Turns out a friend of mine that races vintage BMWs gave me the answer....
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    What I did to R90/6

    "S" handlebars
    R90/S tank
    Front fender from Cafe Race. com (going to take the stock front fender & cut it down. I ride to much in the rain & the Cafe Race fender is just to short.)

    Corbin...
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    here's the photo.

    1975 R90/6 cafe
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    My Airhead oc cover of BMW's ON

    That's my airhead of the cover ofthe March issue. The Photo taken by Eric Morely of Banner Elk, N. C.

    I sold Eric a bike and when he picked it up he saw my R90and fell in love. He took a number...
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    Sticky: My airhead on cover of BMW's ON

    That's my airhead ofthe cover ofthe March issue. Photo taken by eric morely of Banner Elk, N. C. I sold Eric a bike and when he picked it up he saw my R90and fell in love. He took a number of...
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