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  1. Thread: Fuel strip poll

    by ton123
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    Sticky: Poll: mine too

    my strip went out at 9,500. Its a 2008 R1200 GS.

    Ton 123
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    tires and auxillary lights

    I need my first set of new tires on my 2008 R1200GS and presently have Bridgestone Battle Wing. I travel most of the time on the pavement. Someone even suggested the Michelin pilot 3s. I would...
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    accessories for R1200GS 08

    I would like to purchase a mud guard for the rear spring and associated parts. Have seen both the Machineart and Ilium models that look the same but the latter is about half the price. Is the Ilium...
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    burning smell

    I have an 08 r1200gs and have experienced the burning smell since new in July 08. Mine does seem to be related to the clutch - as when extended clutch use is necessary. Example is on a moderate...
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    are mud guards necessary '08 R1200GS

    I own a 2008 r 1200gs. have looked at the ilium and machineart mud protectors for in front of the rear wheel. Are they necessary? The ilium is much cheaper and looks the same as the machineart -...
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    can you give me more about adding info to my...

    can you give me more about adding info to my "thread?"ton123
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    my experience

    tried both a corbin and a sergeant and found neither comfortable. The day long is much superior in fit. It is tall but the response is to slide forward at stop lights. Ton
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    v stream windshields R1200GS

    Dear All: I would like more protection from the wind. What is the general consensus about the two V Stream windshields for the R1200 GS? Did a test drive with the talller one and wasn't sure it...
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    I want music/talk when I ride

    I am aware of the Garmin 650 that offers XM radio. I want music, talk and GPS in that order. Can I find a receiver wiith antenna that can find music and talk in most locations? Is XM the only...
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    Best windshield - 08 R1200GS

    Have looked at the vstream and the taller bmw windshield for my 2008 1200gs. Any suggestions?
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    Good Ideas

    Thank you both advenbob and glenfiddich for the comments. I received some good ideas on another website as well. I am new to posting and thought the previous requests didn't get posted - wish I...
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    Needing r1200GS seat suggestions

    Have the Air Hawk and seat in the higher position in the front bracket. When the miles start to accumulate the seat is unbearable. Question a custom seat with no return policy. I am 6' 3" 250 lbs...
  13. Thread: Just signed up!

    by ton123
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    Need a new seat and how do I post a message?

    I've only been able to get on by responding to an existing thread - how do I post my own message?

    I have an R1200GS and the seat is torture even with an Air Hawk. I am weary of buying a custom...
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    another option

    Same problem here and the Air Hawk has been a solution.
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