Search:

Type: Posts; User: apexal; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 3 1 2 3

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    52
    Views
    8,706

    Sticky: Here's my GS with accessories. TT crash bars,...

    Here's my GS with accessories. TT crash bars, rear rack & headlight guard, Zega side cases and Machineart Moto front and rear fender extenders. Since the photo I've added a Sargent seat, AltRider...
  2. Replies
    17
    Views
    500

    I won't give you heat. Sometimes it IS hard to...

    I won't give you heat. Sometimes it IS hard to tell. But on the other hand, that's a good thing. BMW has done a great job developing their ABS and traction control, they work so well that they are...
  3. Replies
    3
    Views
    613

    Nice but I think that the stock muffler is just...

    Nice but I think that the stock muffler is just fine.
  4. Replies
    17
    Views
    500

    . I would go with the gizmos. I can't believe...

    .
    I would go with the gizmos. I can't believe how much I like the ESA, LED headlight, ride modes, ABS, cruise, etc. It's all expensive up front and may cost me some maintenance dollars down the...
  5. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,531

    . I got my Sargent set a couple weeks ago. Same...

    .
    I got my Sargent set a couple weeks ago. Same thing, black with red trim to match my red GS. On my first ride I was uncomfortable after an hour or two but it was still way better than stock. On...
  6. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,531

    . My Sargent seat is being shipped right now and...

    .
    My Sargent seat is being shipped right now and is due on Weds. I will install it, take a spin, take a photo and report the results.
  7. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,531

    I ordered mine on the exact same day! Still...

    I ordered mine on the exact same day! Still haven't heard from Sargent. I will call them on Monday. I'm leaving for Newfoundland on Aug 2nd and DO NOT want to have to ride on that awful seat that...
  8. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,531

    So you're waiting, too. So I'll ask again, did...

    So you're waiting, too. So I'll ask again, did ANYBODY get their seat or are we all waiting? My God, I hope that I don't have to do my trip on the stock seat. The stock seat absolutely sucks and...
  9. Replies
    26
    Views
    1,531

    Get your Sargent seat yet?

    Has anybody received a seat from Sargent for their 2013-2014 GS? I ordered one several weeks ago and still waiting. Sargent claims to be making the seats and shipping them but you can't prove it by...
  10. Replies
    1
    Views
    109

    Opening Messages in Flea Market

    I cannot open my messages in the Flea market section. Can anybody tell me how? Thanks.
  11. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,133

    If you're asking me, it's a Midnight Blue RT. ...

    If you're asking me, it's a Midnight Blue RT.

    Just had the 6000 mile service done and had new Michelin PR 3s installed. This thing is a sweetheart. One consolation is that if I see the RT now,...
  12. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,133

    I'm sort of lazy and don't want to go through all...

    I'm sort of lazy and don't want to go through all the work and hassle of removing accessories, advertising, packing and shipping but I agree, that would pay me better. I do know about the Craig's...
  13. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,133

    Best Way to Sell a GS or RT

    I'm looking at retiring at the end of June and money is going to be tighter than I thought. As much as it hurts, I'm going to sell one of my BMWs, either my 2011 GS or my 2012 RT. At the moment I...
  14. Why not post the pictures on the forum so we all...

    Why not post the pictures on the forum so we all can see them? Isn't this about sharing?
  15. Replies
    1
    Views
    1,029

    Spray WD-40 into the locks once in a while. Use...

    Spray WD-40 into the locks once in a while. Use the supplied red tube to get the WD-40 into the locks.
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    478

    . Go with the AltRider bars!

    .

    Go with the AltRider bars!
  17. Replies
    18
    Views
    1,874

    Can I ask a silly question? Why do you want to...

    Can I ask a silly question? Why do you want to replace brake fluid in a 2013 motorcycle?
  18. Thread: RT vs GS

    by apexal
    Replies
    36
    Views
    4,700

    Get both! I bought a 2011 R1200GS and loved it...

    Get both! I bought a 2011 R1200GS and loved it so much that I bought a 2012 R1200RT the following year. But to buy only one you need to test ride both bikes.

    What I mostly like about the GS is...
  19. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    Question: What size is the spark plug socket? ...

    Question: What size is the spark plug socket? 14 MM?
  20. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    Thanks for fixing the title. I should have...

    Thanks for fixing the title. I should have known.

    Real name is Al. I love mountains (definition of apex is "the highest point; vertex; summit"), therefore "apexal"

    I do carry the Anonymous...
  21. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    I just noticed this comment. Thanks! The loss...

    I just noticed this comment. Thanks! The loss of the Old Man was a major loss for the state of New Hampshire. What a shame!
  22. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    Here's a photo of my GS tool kit. It weighs 10...

    Here's a photo of my GS tool kit. It weighs 10 pounds, including the tire pump repair kit, which seems like a lot. It includes a front axle nut, spark plug cap remover, shop rags, nitrile gloves,...
  23. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    Some great feedback. Thanks. I used to think...

    Some great feedback. Thanks.

    I used to think that a credit card and cell phone was all that I needed. But after a flat tire and a $300 bill to have my bike hualed 125 miles back home I realize...
  24. Replies
    41
    Views
    3,113

    Realistic Tool Kit 2012 R1200RT

    I'm putting together a tool kit for my 2012 RT and looking for suggestions on what to put in the kit. Last year I put together a tool kit for my GS; it's bulky and heavy but I can get away with it...
  25. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,062

    Factory comfort seat.

    Factory comfort seat.
Results 1 to 25 of 61
Page 1 of 3 1 2 3