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    GT Rider Footpeg Position

    Mike
    It's been awhile since I did this but as I recall I shaved a small piece off of the plastic insert so that it would fit properly. The hardest problem for me was getting the spring on. It...
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    Foot Pegs

    Mike
    I did buy the same kit as you and put them on my 1600GT. Parts of the install was tricky but very doable. I only used them for about two months while I was recuperating from knee surgery....
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    Seats

    What type of seat do you have now and what kind of custom seat are you looking to get?

    Don S
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    Heaters

    The coldest that I have been in is 43F and the heaters worked great. I had to reduce the settings on both of them.

    Paky
  5. Buyers Age

    BMW marketeers have bad data.:blah
  6. Throttle Body Balance

    I had mine checked last week as part of the 18000 mile service. I really question the requirement but I need to go by the service requirements to keep the warranty valid. BTW, no adjustments were...
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    Zumo Cradle

    Interesting. I had the same problem-low battery- on my bike with the 550 mount. I took the bike to the dealer and they finally got the battery charged and found no other problem. I have not had any...
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    GPS Mount

    That is one very nice mount. Great job.

    Don S
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    GT Fully Loaded

    Jerry
    I did St Pete-Chicago-Santa Monica and back last summer. Had to have cold weather clothes(Pikes Peak 26) as well as warm weather(Needles 108) and the bike carried it all very well. Of...
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    DIY'ers

    Luis
    As usual, a very good job. It is appreciated.
    The DIY'ers need to be careful on the oil filters. I purchased a package deal of several oil filters combined with crush washers and a...
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    Low Oil Level light

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    Took the bike in this morning and the dealer installed a patch to the vehicle order s/w and all is good. The oil ck light now works and the low oil level light does not come on erroneously....
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    Upgrade.Upgrade

    No good news at all.

    The software "patch" had my VIN number for it's configuration.

    The patch did not fix the "low oil level" light problem. The light <!> is still illuminated when the engine...
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    Low Oil Level light

    I do not have the TPM but do have the "low oil level" light.

    Don S
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    Low Oil Light

    Unlike the stalling failure, the low oil warning light is not intermittent at all. It is on rock solid as soon as the bike gets warm. Also no way of doing the electronic oil level check. I doubt that...
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    Update.Update

    Luis
    I will do my best to get the exact number so we can all keep the configurations straight.

    Don S
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    14.2 Upgrade.Upgrade

    The dealer notified me today that they have received an update for my bike that will fix the "low oil level" light that has come on since the 14.2 upgrade. I didn't ask if this is 14.2.1 or 14.3 or...
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    Stalling Issues

    Actually there was a jeep behind me who let me know that I needed to get going.

    I am treating this one stall as an isolated instance. I was really frustrated with the previous stalling issues...
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    The only thing that I can think of is it was on a...

    The only thing that I can think of is it was on a downhill stop. I was following another bike and and we had to do full stops to check traffic. He pulled out and I leaned into it and came up empty....
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    After the Upgrade..

    I did about 220 miles yesterday. During this ride I had the first engine stall in five months. Same kind of conditions-decelerating to a stop. Weird thing is that I was at the stop for ~5seconds and...
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    Recall Notice

    My formal recall notice arrived in the mail yesterday.

    Don S
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    Driveability After 14.2

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    I have only 40+ miles since the update but a quick assessment "feels" like there is less forward lurch when the engine is decelerating. Let off the throttle and there is a smoother transition...
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    14.2 Upgrade Issue

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    Had teh 14.2 upgrade done on the bike today. About 20 miles into the ride home the <!> light illuminated. This light indicates low oil so I took the seat off and checked. The oil is fine. The...
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    1300 Recall

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    Has anyone received a formal notice from BMW on the stalling issue?? Through the efforts of the owners and dealers the fix is being completed but I was wondering about a letter from BMW.

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    Jack My stalling started in June after 6400...

    Jack
    My stalling started in June after 6400 miles were on the bike. I rode the bike for five months with this problem and it was not fun. After I had the throttle plates cleaned the stalling...
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    Engine Remap

    Do you believe the v 14.2 software update is the engine management remap recall?? I haven't gotten the v14.2 update but my understanding is that it is available for the asking at the dealerships. Not...
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