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    Thank you all for your advice and suggestions...

    Thank you all for your advice and suggestions about my post. The bike is indeed an 88, K75C with drum brake. The metal shavings which appear to be filtering/sliding out between the drum and the mount...
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    Back wheel locked up. 1988 K75C

    Let's see if I can keep this short. Went riding last week. Rode a short 38 mile round trip outing. Got home with no evident issues. While on the bike, still the engine running, stopped the bike...
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    Thanks for the replies. Mike: I can post...

    Thanks for the replies.

    Mike:
    I can post pictures but I must admit, your bike does look very nice.
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    If you read this I need your opinion...

    and advice.

    I am going to sell my 1975 R90/6. I realized that I only use it 4 to 5 times a year and never too far from home.
    The bike is in fairly good shape. Not the most cosmetically apealing...
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    Spare parts from an 85K100 to an 88K76

    A collegue from work was riding his 85 K100 going about 60 MPH when suddenly his back wheel locked up, then released and locked up again for good. Afraid of the cost of repair, he began to sell it in...
  6. Correct. Most likely, the car chargers do have a...

    Correct. Most likely, the car chargers do have a fuse. But what about the possibilty of any future accesory not having one. What amp resistance should I use? 15 or 20?
  7. Advice for installing an accesory electrical lighter plug

    I purchased a generic cig-lighter plug. I am hoping to run my Garmin, cell phone and possibly camera battery charger. I will run it directly from the same connection I use for the battery tender....
  8. Thread: k75 shocks

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    All of those answers and more answers to not yet...

    All of those answers and more answers to not yet developed questions may be answered by this afternmoon....Oh yes...it is your destiny....

    Questions you have...answers will be provided. Try you...
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    I volunteer for HOPE Worldwide campaigns. I also...

    I volunteer for HOPE Worldwide campaigns. I also volunteer as the photographer for the Central Florida Zoo. Sunday School teacher...and that's time served.
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    Hey Ken! I just ordered it from them. That's...

    Hey Ken!

    I just ordered it from them. That's right. They are close to you. At first they said that theu needed to order it and would get back to me. One hour later, they called me to tell me that...
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    Local dealers don't have it. My first attemp was...

    Local dealers don't have it. My first attemp was to find a local dealer. I have called all of them including the Harley dealer. All of them, including Daytona and Orlando BMW would have to order it...
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    I need a reliable vendor!

    I tried ordering a Lasertech from a couple of web vendors. One of them, a big outfit out f Oregon has given me some of the worst customer service. They don't have the Lasertech 100/90H 18 and they...
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    FOUL! FOUL! FOUL! I beg to differ! I am...

    FOUL! FOUL! FOUL!
    I beg to differ! I am cool...at least my wife thinks so. The filter does the job of keeping dirt out and nothing but clean air in. Perhaps my bike is ultra cool and super well...
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    I have the K&N filter and it's a hard filter to...

    I have the K&N filter and it's a hard filter to clean and install. In fact, nearly impossible to re-install without wanting to curse! Learn from my mistake. Do not purchase this filter system. I do...
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    That's the answer I was hopingt get. I just did a...

    That's the answer I was hopingt get. I just did a relatievely quick 68 mike ride (from UCF area to Old Town, Kissimmee, Florida) and the ride on my K is such a joy that I would hate to think I may...
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    How about poping out of 1st gear?

    I saw a thread about poping out of 2nd gear. Would the same issue apply for poping out of 1st gear? It does not happen often, but once in a while I will firmly press clutch, shift first and just...
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    I made a mount using an old video accessory...

    I made a mount using an old video accessory bracket and an old cell phone clip. It works very, very well.
    I folded the top end of the bar to be able to squeeze the phone's belt clip. I clamped it...
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    I would not offer more than $2,800. These bikes...

    I would not offer more than $2,800. These bikes are great for sure, but you may want to do the spline lube immediately as well as a complete fluids, oil and filter change.
    I will be sending you a PM...
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    The speedo is normal for these bikes. I hear...

    The speedo is normal for these bikes. I hear about these issues very often. i have an R90 with a bad speedo and instead, I use a Garmin 60CSx as my speedo. They run for about $350 but worth it since...
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    I found this for $100.99 and free shhipping!...

    I found this for $100.99 and free shhipping!
    Metzeler - Lasertec Bias Sport Touring Front Tire Size - 100/90H-18 SKU#53100. Could somebody confirm that this is the right size. For some reason, I...
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    K75 front tire replacement for Florida driving?

    I have a couple of miles before needing a new tire for the front of my K75C. I don't exactly like to hug the curves at high speed, but I do get the ocasional urge. Driving Central Florida through...
  22. I used the red BMW product. There was still...

    I used the red BMW product. There was still enough left in the spline from three years ago to make me trust it. It works well.
  23. My first limited spline lube today. Baby steps...

    I did a quick 2 1/2 hour back spline lube on my 88 K75. The entire spline job is not due for another 6500 miles so I did not bother. Mostly, I have never done this kind of work. My friend, the...
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    As usual...bike advise K75 or R100 GS

    I have been given a unique opportunity to purchase a 1988 R100 GS with just over 40,000 miles. The only way to purchase the bike would be to sell my 1988 beloved K75 wich has just over 100,000 miles....
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    What a great thread. I have been able to validate...

    What a great thread. I have been able to validate many of my positive and negative opinions about my K75C. For my personal taste, needs and budget, my K75 has exceeded expectations. What a tremendous...
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