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    Sticky: The U P

    Some pics from a recent ride on 2 wheels in the UP. We are usually on sleds.
    http://i262.photobucket.com/albums/ii87/bransan/P1060090.jpg...
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    Sticky: Here's My latest addition

    It's an old Dnepr Mt11. not sure of the year. Only 450km's been sitting in an old barn the last 30 years. Got it running and now it's time for the resto....
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    Sticky: Jay Cooke State Park....

    Jay Cooke State Park.
    http://i262.photobucket.com/albums/ii87/bransan/DSC02002.jpg
  4. Thread: Tires ????????

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    If You thought z6's wore fast, You won't be happy...

    If You thought z6's wore fast, You won't be happy with the 880's. I've run both and get 8k mi out of the z6 and only 7k with the 880's. These people that talk about 10 or 12k mi on rear tire are full...
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    WHAT? No Shawn Phillips? Go to...

    WHAT?


    No Shawn Phillips?


    Go to KAXE.ORG and you'll forget about all those classic rockers.

    Greg Brown, 44 & 66 has to be a favorite among BMW riders.
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    Just lubed Mine,(04' R1150R w/29k mi)) the...

    Just lubed Mine,(04' R1150R w/29k mi)) the splines and input shaft were dry, but did not show any major signs of wear. I am going to check Mine about every 25k. This procedure is very simpl, just...
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    Sticky: WSP (Widespread Panic) A popular band in the jam...

    WSP (Widespread Panic) A popular band in the jam band genre. Under roundel it says " The Ultimate Touring Machine"

    No I'm not :evil
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    Sticky: Anybody recognize the shirt? Look close. ...

    Anybody recognize the shirt? Look close.



    http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2008-4/1305537/april08bikepics004.jpg
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    A $.10 "O" ring partially wedged between the grip...

    A $.10 "O" ring partially wedged between the grip and the handlebar control assembly works very well. It doesn't hold the throttle too long, unless you put more of it between the grip.I only use it...
  10. If You change Your fd oil at every oil change,...

    If You change Your fd oil at every oil change, You will start to see some seepage. regular oil will get dirty and some dirt will build up near the seal and prevent oil from seeping past. When it's...
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    I have been pulling a uni-go for 4 years now....

    I have been pulling a uni-go for 4 years now. Changed the bearings at 6,000mi and again at around 18,000. Easily obtainable from Napa. I love this little trailer. I pull Mine with a 2004 R1150R. I...
  12. I've been looking the metzler tourance but I saw...

    I've been looking the metzler tourance but I saw an Avon tire the other day I kinda liked. Don't know where to buy 'em yet. Maybe Dennis Kirk can order them for Me? When I get some I'll let ya know...
  13. Does anyone run dual sport tires on thier RR?

    I want to but I am looking for input.
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    dual sport tires on r1150r?

    Who's doing it, and what are Your observations?
  15. Thread: Stiff Clutch ?

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    How many miles on this bike? Could be You need a...

    How many miles on this bike? Could be You need a clutch spline lube. Very rewarding job when done at home by Yourself. You wouldn't believe the dirt in places You can't see. Besides You get to check...
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    I bought the bearings from Moon Motorsports in...

    I bought the bearings from Moon Motorsports in Monticello Mn. I haven't tried to push too hard on the inner race. I was thinking the same thing about the vent hoses, zip ties, ty-wraps , what ever...
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    Metzler tourtech on RR

    Anybody doing this? I ride lots of dirt roads because of where I live. I was looking for a new tire that will handle better on dirt roads. Probably 30% dirt roads overall, the rest is paved.
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    fuel filter change

    I have a 04'r1150r, I am replacing the fuel filter.Can I reuse the clamps for the vents inside the tank? Also I ordered new bearings for the final drive to swingarm pivot. The left one was rough ....
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    I noticed mine was doing that as well. I removed...

    I noticed mine was doing that as well. I removed it and found nothing wrong. I reinstalled it and it has been spot on ever since. I'm thinking it wasn't grounding properly. LOL
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    Not warped discs but pulsating brakes!

    My 04'r1150r w/ 30k mi has had the pulsating front brakes since roughly 10k mi. They smooth out sometimes and last for days with no pulsation, then all of a sudden they start pulsating again. I have...
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    Bad ground, for the clock. Maybe a stuck relay...

    Bad ground, for the clock. Maybe a stuck relay for the parking light? Could also be a corroded connection at the ignition switch. Good luck with that.
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    Talk about beating a dead horse. I have owned...

    Talk about beating a dead horse. I have owned several BMW cars and 3 BMW motorcycles. My 81' 320i had 408,000mi when I sold it in 2001. I never downshifted when entering towns and always accelerated...
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    I run castrol gtx 20w 50. I have 30kmi on My 04'...

    I run castrol gtx 20w 50. I have 30kmi on My 04' r1150r,(no gauge) no worries. I have had only a few stop and go traffic situations and was always worried about overheating. I guess if it's a daily...
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    I always carry a spare o-ring just in case the...

    I always carry a spare o-ring just in case the one I'm using breaks. I discovered that trick with My r65, My wife snapped her hair binder to the grip and it somehow got stuck in between the grip and...
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    Try setting Your meter to record max voltage and...

    Try setting Your meter to record max voltage and then test for pulses ata the injector plug. Most meters will no react fast enough to display the voltage when cranking. I would suspect the injectors...
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