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  1. So, I guess we now refer to Don as BeemerdoneS? ...

    So, I guess we now refer to Don as BeemerdoneS? :blah

    See ya in a few weeks in Sparks Don!

    Dash
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    If the mileage doesn't improve as mentioned by...

    If the mileage doesn't improve as mentioned by others; you may have a bad O2 sensor in the exhaust pipe. The ECU depends on it for AFR when it goes closed loop. So if your air readings are haywire...
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    The battery cable was a recall and should have...

    The battery cable was a recall and should have been done long ago. The shaft seal is a common replacement part. I now just carry an extra on long trips as it is a 15 min. job. Your brisk launch...
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    If you have a Xenon low beam just wait until it...

    If you have a Xenon low beam just wait until it gives you problems. A BMW bulb is around $280, however, the same Phillips bulb is sold for about $60. The Denso ignitor or ballast is $580 from BMW...
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    I have an '09 k1300GT. The extra wire solved the...

    I have an '09 k1300GT. The extra wire solved the problem with my bike. There was also a recall for a new flash to solve stalls but as you have a newer year that would have been take care of.
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    Go South!

    Just go south for the winter and you can ride your RT every day.
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    New RT

    It would be nice to have mirrors placed up in the riders field of view, so it becomes a part of the usual heads up hazard scan. Viewing the world from under my armpit has always bugged me on my RT. ...
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    BMW North America????????

    My FD gave up the ghost at about 100,000 miles (161,000 Kms) on my 2005 RT. I suppose 100,000 miles maybe reasonable for the life span of a final drive, I don't really know, but I think they should...
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    Brake Flush K1300GT

    Thank you sir!

    I have a large vac for oil changes but I do not have the smaller unit. I was hoping I could pump the brake fluid with the hand and foot levers. I guess I will be investing in a...
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    Brake Flush K1300GT

    I just finished a brake flush on my '07 R1200R. There sitting beside it, is my '09 K1300GT, which also likely needs a flush. I do most maintenance on the K except valves, but have not attempted to...
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    K Bike Comfort

    I am 6' tall and ride a K1300GT. The riding position is more aggressive, leaned forward, than say a R1200RT. The pegs also feel a little farther back and a touch higher. For touring on this bike...
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    Hot Wires?

    I have had this problem with my K1300GT for about a year now. The bike would start after a few minutes with a jump, or after it cooled for some time. Techs didn't have an answer. I finally called...
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    2005 R1200RT Sort of high miles.

    I have about 70,000 miles on the '05 RT and all is well both with the rear end and the engine. Regular service, I ride in an aggresive manner and don't baby the bike. While I also have two other...
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