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    Nobody missed me sniffle :violin

    Nobody missed me sniffle :violin
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    I feel your pain. After I sold the Beemer, I...

    I feel your pain. After I sold the Beemer, I ended up moving to an apt. The the knees started giving problems, tore a rotator cuff, and now a broken leg.

    Just as the shoulder was healing I picked...
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    Did you test drive it? That is what did it for...

    Did you test drive it? That is what did it for me. For 400lbs it does well in the dirt. Low center of gravity with gas down under the seat.
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    Sticky: That is BMW Rotax hopped up by Husky. :dance ...

    That is BMW Rotax hopped up by Husky. :dance

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    Why yes I do, sorry it took so long LOL. I did...

    Why yes I do, sorry it took so long LOL. I did sell the bike, never looked back. I still have some of the cash left from the sale.

    This spring I got the fever when a friend dropped by with 2...
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    Sticky: Here's my BMW red headed stepchild. Husqvarna...

    Here's my BMW red headed stepchild. Husqvarna TR650 2013.

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    Well,guess what? I did test drive a Sertao and...

    Well,guess what? I did test drive a Sertao and was not fond of it. I started looking around as my bike fever increased. I did test a DR650 and a KLR 650. I test drove a Husky TR650 Strada. I really...
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    g650gs Sertero What do you think?

    I sold my bumble be a few years back, just to hard to maneuver. I have an old Honda XL500 that weighs about 330 lbs. The Sertero I guess weighs about another 100. Honda has an NX700 that just came...
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    Well it is still in the garage, and have embarked...

    Well it is still in the garage, and have embarked on some needed maintenance.

    Can't believe I didn't find the Iron Horse dealership sooner LMAO. Just alot of great folks seem to make their way...
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    Why yes I do, glad you asked. The Daveology is a...

    Why yes I do, glad you asked. The Daveology is a wonderful tool, and it doesn't hurt that my name is Dave lol.


    I decided to keep it and move to Tucson. Lots of desert roads to drive, and she's...
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    Thanks for all the kind replies. When I purchased...

    Thanks for all the kind replies. When I purchased this one I got it used to replace the one I bough "new", that I had to sell to make the house payment. This one is in fairly decent shape, but still...
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    Well I tought about buying one already...

    Well I tought about buying one already depreciated. I can't really keep two bikes at the moment, and the GS is a time honored machine.

    That and I have been a member of the moa for years and have...
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    Well I have had 3 bmws, and only one was...

    Well I have had 3 bmws, and only one was regretted selling, it was my 89 r100gs.

    When opportunity came I replaced it with this 91r100gs. I like much about this bike, but I dislike things about...
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    Should I sell it?

    I have been toying with the idea of parting with my beemer. Many reasons why and many reasons why not.

    Ultimately I know it is my choice, but I guess I need pushing off the fence.

    So summer is...
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    You do need a couple special tools to make the...

    You do need a couple special tools to make the job easy. A proper puller for the output (driveshaft) flange, and a bearing puller to remove the bearing (front of output shaft) and put the gear on the...
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    38 to 41 MPG so far. Just so much more drivable...

    38 to 41 MPG so far. Just so much more drivable now. No more screming down the road.
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    As far as mileage I think I was getting about 33,...

    As far as mileage I think I was getting about 33, then I rebuilt the carbs with the dual float conversion and was up to 34-35, and now I'm hoping for close to 40. In reality if I get 5% better that...
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    Taller 5th gear A OK for GS's

    For all the R100GSers the taller 5th gear is worth the trouble. I just test road and what a nice difference. I now keep up with traffic (68mph) and stay under 4krpm. I will be checking MPG in the...
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    The fuel shutoff question is real simple. Just...

    The fuel shutoff question is real simple. Just put yourself in the habit of turning them off before you dismount and turning them on after mounting. Practice reaching both valves while riding in a...
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    That seems to be a fair assessment to me. Inside...

    That seems to be a fair assessment to me. Inside the tranny is a wonderfull setup. A tad difficult to pull apart, but real basic and tidey inside, not like the case spliting hondas etc.

    My tranny...
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    Was the area right at the output wet with oil? ...

    Was the area right at the output wet with oil?

    I just changed my fifth gear to the taller one and I was dry at the back of the tranny but wet at the final drive end.

    I built my own puller for...
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    I recommend Safety Klean. I have an old one,...

    I recommend Safety Klean. I have an old one, large enough to do V-8 heads. I run regular Paint thinner, (not laquer) for the fluid, works great. Harbor Freight Tools has some cheap models. I...
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    I'm finding out that the general concensus is...

    I'm finding out that the general concensus is that the stock exhaust was designed well for optimum power band. So if there is no significant gains no point changin it, thanks for the responses.
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    Geoff, let me make something perfectly clear to...

    Geoff, let me make something perfectly clear to you. My brother was run over, and killed on the highway coming back from a ralley. I take this subject extremely personal.

    First up let me...
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    You don't have it right. Not even a close...

    You don't have it right. Not even a close comparison.

    If the national govt. said it was ok to run over people on motorcycles then yes, Canada, Central/South America, Australia etc. here I come....
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