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    What other motorcycle are you comparing your bike...

    What other motorcycle are you comparing your bike to, regarding smoothness of transmission shifting?
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    Dealers don't have any experience (and are...

    Dealers don't have any experience (and are forbidden) to remove any safety items off of a bike/car. If you do the removal correctly as some of the folks here have done, the braking will be as good...
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    Could be something as simple as the gas has been...

    Could be something as simple as the gas has been changed at the filling station to 'winter' gas. Or the gas may contain more (%) of ethanol and hence reducing the gas energy level it once had.....
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    Can't help you as I've never lubed the splines on...

    Can't help you as I've never lubed the splines on my RT (2002 with 100K km), but the 3-4 tsp of oil is not an issue and people have went back to stock bearings on the paralever, due to similar...
  5. Ok, I will keep my paws off it.

    Ok, I will keep my paws off it.
  6. I would suggest checking the ABS sensors at each...

    I would suggest checking the ABS sensors at each wheel for the correct spacing and condition. Check the ABS wiring as well. Also check the handbrake/footbrake for correct brake switch actuation...
  7. Fubar? I don't know, but it does turn on my and...

    Fubar? I don't know, but it does turn on my and stops at the detents...
  8. The shocks in the photo are not mine. The photos...

    The shocks in the photo are not mine. The photos are stolen off the web. But they correctly show the screw I inquired about on the rear shock. But yes I did replace my shocks with much newer OEM.
  9. http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-15102260216258_2273_1...

    http://ep.yimg.com/ca/I/yhst-15102260216258_2273_171036581

    The screw on the bottom, it doesn't do anything to the rebound screw if it is turned.
  10. I would have thought the same, but the owner's...

    I would have thought the same, but the owner's manual doesn't mention it. When I tried searching online only the rebound and preload were mentioned as possible adjustments? I put the screwdriver to...
  11. '02 RT rear shock has two screws on each side, one is rebound, the other is???

    Hi, I'm looking at an OEM rear shock and see two screws one for rebound (H - S) and on the opposite side another screw with only notches. What does that notches screw adjust? (I'm not talking about...
  12. Thread: Windshields

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    It is hard to tell you what a good windshield...

    It is hard to tell you what a good windshield would be for you as we don't know what you are looking for in a windshield. Some prefer to look over the shield when riding, others like to look through...
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    2nd photo...

    2nd photo...
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    14 year old brake hose

    Hi all,

    I've been following this thread and have purchased a set of SS brake hoses and plan to replace the original hoses on my RT at end of this riding season. However I was having our van's...
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    Could just be pinging. My bike '02 did the same...

    Could just be pinging. My bike '02 did the same (while using premium gas), then I installed a booster plug and it went away. My bike might have been running lean.
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    tech bulletins link below

    https://www.bmwmc.net/bulletinsearch.asp
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    Most likely the bolt would have broken regardless...

    Most likely the bolt would have broken regardless of who did the service. Talk to the dealer nicely and hope to split the bill.
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    26667, you're the man! That is what I was after...

    26667, you're the man! That is what I was after and the training is now available in Mississauga Ontario (45 minutes away from me). I've signed up fo the next available date in June.

    Thanks...
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    Thanks, I've did go to Wolf's last year, but it...

    Thanks, I've did go to Wolf's last year, but it was just riding around a track, not much as far as training goes. Will look into Budds, hoping it's different.
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    Performance riding-training in S-Ontario?

    Hi,

    Can anyone point me in the right directions as far as a street riding training for experienced riders. This to improve ones abilities. I've googled and only came up with typical GearUp stuff...
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    The BMW seat position is designed to gnash your...

    The BMW seat position is designed to gnash your gonads. Best solution I found is to raise the front of the seat about 1/4" to 1/2", just add some shims at the front.
    I've tried the BackUp driver...
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    I've installed couple of computer case fans to...

    I've installed couple of computer case fans to the back of the oil cooler, used a thermal switch to turn the fans on. The thermal switch was glued with thermal epoxy to the side of the oil cooler. ...
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    Awagnon, let us know how the replacement process...

    Awagnon, let us know how the replacement process works out (issues, etc.) as I'm thinking of doing this work myself.

    Thanks in advance.
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    wrap some tape around the fuel lines (to protect...

    wrap some tape around the fuel lines (to protect them) and pinch them with small vice grip pliers.
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    Canadian 1150RTs did come with plug, which was...

    Canadian 1150RTs did come with plug, which was pulled and ridden for 100K, in limp-home mode.
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