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    I suggested getting rid of the module but dealer...

    I suggested getting rid of the module but dealer said on the 02 RT the brakes would be similiar to trying to stop a car withe the engine off... ???
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    HELP!! ABS module has blown!

    My 2002 R1150RT with 99K on it needs a new unit and the local dealer wants $2000 for a new one!!! Module Masters in Idaho rebuilds them but not this model. Beemer Boneyard doesnt have any.... ...
  3. Need an abs module for my 2002 R1150RT 100K miles

    My abs warning light came on so I took it to the local dealer... master tech gave me the bad news that the code reader indicates the abs module has failed. Braking has been pretty disconcerting as...
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    Hid

    Ive upgraded my low beam and the boost in visibility is amazing! Spoiledbiker.com Didnt know if anyone tried HID fogs?
  5. Thanks!

    Good Ideas!
  6. My heated grips are oval after 74K miles in 3 years!

    Maybe I just need a Chill Pill? Anyone out there changed these?
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    Anyone converted fogs to HID?

    One of the best upgrades on my 2002 RT was the low beam HID.... flowers actually bloom at night! ;^)
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    Final Drive fluid Q

    OK, so I get past this latest repair....instead of using 90w gear lube that the manual recommends, is there anything else I should use that will make the friggin FD last longer and not...
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    Final Drive

    has never been apart. I have to go fetch it 100 miles home tomorrow. I felt like rear tire was delaminating but Michelins were aok....never a dull moment in life....my family owns 2 Harley...
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    Final drive failure?

    My 02 R1150RT w 70K broke down 100 miles from home last night....when the FD fails do you start to feel an intermittent clunk/vibration in the footpegs? Thx.
  11. My HIDs and the fog/hi beam bulb upgrades make...

    My HIDs and the fog/hi beam bulb upgrades make flowers bloom at night! Good bang for the buck safety upgrade too.
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    valve adjustment symptoms?

    Ive put 46K on Artie, my terrific 2002 R1150RT since buying it from Blue Moon 20 months ago and have had the valves adjusted every 6-12K....does the service interval ever lengthen? What are symptoms?...
  13. Doing Four Corners USA...any sage advice?

    Did Key West to Denali AK, Toronto & home....12,000 miles in 16 days last July....departing July 11....just me, God & my Ipod...any experienced input? Happy Birthday America!!! :usa
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    caution with cylinder head mounted

    highway pegs! I was left stranded on the side of the road near Winnipeg because the Talon units caused a bolt to fail and the oil started pouring out of the head...now I just throw my legs up under...
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    Added range fuel cell

    Drilling a hole in my tank gives me the Willies! Could I not use a fuel cell that fits in the top case and do a gravity feed into the return feed line? Also, I wonder why someone hasn't made a...
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    Auxillary fuel tank for a R1150RT?

    Anybody out there with experience adding a gravity fed tank, possibly from the top case? My bike only goes 240 miles (stinking ethanol!) and I would like to go further i.e. Ironbutt Rally events etc....
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    Thanks for the feedback guys, I've noticed that...

    Thanks for the feedback guys, I've noticed that when I shift into 4th that if I dont really strongly pull the shift lever into gear that it goes into a nuetral mode....with 47K I hope its just...
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    R1150RT transmission oil change Q

    I haven't performed this before so do I need to take the right fairing off? I don't have the drain tube that Clymer mentions. Any shortcuts/ideas? FAQ didn't offer any. Thanks!
  19. 2002 R1150RT kickstand kill switch

    My reasoning for disabling it was from reading of two riders each being sidelined during the Ironbutt rally after hitting potholes. Anybody else had this happen?
  20. how do I disable my kickstand kill switch?

    I tried to find ideas in the FAQ...to no avail. Anybody done this?:blush
  21. Aluminum finish marred with wheel cleaner...solutions?

    I wrongly assumed that the wheel cleaner I use safely on my cars would somehow do the same on my Vrod R wheels etc....DUH!!! Now there are nasty drip lines everywhere! Ideas?:scratch
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    ME880s

    Due to cupping of front tires with a whirring sound while off center, I'm going to try the PS2 tires next time. Thanks for your valuable input!
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    Metzler 880 advice needed

    Ran my first set on my R1150RT @ 42/42 pounds & only got 12K out of them...now on second set...Metzler states 50 rear 40 front max cold, my tech manual recommends 40/36. Ideas or advice? I'm thinking...
  24. Highway pegs contd

    2002 R1150RT mounted to top valve cover bolts.
  25. AlCan highway was pretty brutal, shook loose my exhaust?

    During 12K mile Key West to Denali AK, Toronto then Charleston SC my 2002 R1150RT muffler started moving around even though the slip fit bolt near right front was tight...anyone had this happen?
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