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    F800GS Engine Guard?

    Looking for pros and cons of BMW, Wunderlich, or other engine guards for a 2014 F800GS.

    Thanks in advance.
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    Thanks for that tip! My wife will be grateful! ...

    Thanks for that tip! My wife will be grateful!

    Mike
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    Care to elaborate on what you don't like about...

    Care to elaborate on what you don't like about Michelins?
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    Off Road Training Class

    Drop it once? Everyone in our class dropped it multiple times per day. It was a very wet, red clay course and "slippery as as snot" as the instructors said.

    That said, it was awesome and I highly...
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    Thanks to all for the input! Bike is going into...

    Thanks to all for the input! Bike is going into the shop for some PR3's that I'll pump up a bit.

    Happy New Year and safe riding to all!
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    Running 36/42. Mostly one up with a bit of...

    Running 36/42. Mostly one up with a bit of luggage.
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    Unusual (?) Tire Wear - R1200RT

    My OEM front tire has what seems to me to be somewhat unusual wear. Basically there are three flat surfaces going around the tire...one each on the left and right as if all I did was carve...
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    Just spoke with my dealer (Max BMW) who said we...

    Just spoke with my dealer (Max BMW) who said we wouldn't be getting the PR4's into the states until later spring/early summer of '14, so I guess it will be a couple of sets of PR3's before then and...
  9. Touratech pannier and engine crash guards turn...

    Touratech pannier and engine crash guards turn out to be a cheap investment. A little run-in with a cage resulted in $11k damage to my '13 RT, but the cylinders and bags were undamaged.
  10. Thread: Riding comfort

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    Riding comfort

    Back to the OP, the older I get the more I find that the cure for nearly every ache and pain is exercise...particularly weight/resistance training. I hit the weights 3X a week and cardio 4X a week. ...
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    +1 on the Vario. Easy to install and fully...

    +1 on the Vario. Easy to install and fully adjustable.
  12. I assume you mean GPS mount, not riser. I have...

    I assume you mean GPS mount, not riser. I have the Wunderlich dash mount...the one you provided a link to with a Touratech locking mechanism in a 2013 RT. The Wunderlich mount is a bit of an...
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    Camelbak
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    +1 on the Wunderlich. The adjustability is...

    +1 on the Wunderlich. The adjustability is great. And the ability to move the grips out was exactly what I wanted, in addition to the rise.
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    How does the XM work? I have solid XM...

    How does the XM work? I have solid XM performance, but the FM and AM have weak performance on my 2013 RT. Since there are separate antennae, I'm guessing the FM/AM antenna has come loose. May be...
  16. Thread: Mechanic in CT

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    I had a bad experience with that shop.

    I had a bad experience with that shop.
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    +1 for Westchester Beemers, Great bunch of folks...

    +1 for Westchester Beemers, Great bunch of folks and good rides.

    BTW, I'm from Stamford, so feel free to contact me whenever you want a riding buddy. I'm recently retired and have lots of...
  18. Thread: Alaska anyone?

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    Why do you say not to use a BMW top case. I'm a...

    Why do you say not to use a BMW top case. I'm a new RT owner and am planning a trip to Alaska.

    Mike
  19. Powerlet Wireless Controller with Gerbing?

    Very Cool. Anyone have experience using this with Gerbing gear?
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