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    Thanks, for your feedback. I assumed this would...

    Thanks, for your feedback. I assumed this would be the answer. Based on the space availability, and Paul's comments, for an R1150R I may need to add a bulkhead fitting to the tank itself.
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    Aux Fuel Tank for an R1150R Rockster

    I am picking up this old thread as I am looking at possible options for my situation and Paul mentioned having his R1150R configured with a auxiliary tank.

    Since moving from Philadelphia to...
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    Resolution

    After living with the rough starting, including during the warmer weather of spring and summer, I think I've found the solution.

    I replaced the spark-plug cables with "newer" cables. I purchased...
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    I tend to purchase gasoline from Sunoco or BP,...

    I tend to purchase gasoline from Sunoco or BP, and I do not know their Ethanol levels. In our area there are no stations, such as Shell, without Ethanol. Since I did not have this trouble last...
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    I did clean the injectors last fall, but had not...

    I did clean the injectors last fall, but had not considered the temperature sensor. Do you know what their life expectancy is?

    I will see if I can find a replacement and give that a try. Thanks...
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    I knew I forgot something. Yes I installed new...

    I knew I forgot something. Yes I installed new spark plugs and adjusted the valves.
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    Rough Cold Start and Idle

    Well, I am stumped. This topic has been discussed before, but I was unable to find any answers. Perhaps someone can shed some light?

    My ride is a 1999 R1100RTP (104 k miles) with Remus exhaust,...
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    I had Michelin Pilot 2 on my R1100R. My '99...

    I had Michelin Pilot 2 on my R1100R. My '99 R1100RTP has had Metzler Z6 and Pirelli Angel. I preferred the Metzler to the Michelin, but that was on different bikes, and not a side-by-side trial, so...
  9. I opted for the product sold by Xenon Depot. ...

    I opted for the product sold by Xenon Depot. Very good quality, but required a little filing of the bulb base. The discussion and my solution with pictures are in a previous discussion:...
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    Thanks for all the constructive feedback. I went...

    Thanks for all the constructive feedback. I went ahead and installed a set of Spiegler lines. I opted to have them installed instead of teaching myself how to bleed the ABS system. At least I know...
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    When do you change brake lines?

    I've not found a discussion on average life of OEM brake lines. Does anyone know if there is a recommended age/mileage time when the lines should be replaced?

    My brakes are working fine, but I am...
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    Well it was the throwout bearing. When I...

    Well it was the throwout bearing. When I disassembled it Friday night, the clutch rod had pushed almost completely through the throwout bearing, which had completely disintegrated. All the parts...
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    I was surprised that oil ran out when I opened...

    I was surprised that oil ran out when I opened the plug last night.
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    Air Filter Housing Plug Question

    This is probably a dumb question, but I have not been able to find a description in my manuals.

    What is behind the Air Cleaner Housing plug (Part No. 13711340752)? In other words, is this a...
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    Thanks for your feedback. I will give it a shot...

    Thanks for your feedback. I will give it a shot and see how far I get.
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    Thanks for your reply. When you replaced the...

    Thanks for your reply. When you replaced the throwout bearing, did you have to remove the final drive and swing arm? The BMW repair manual says this is required, the Haynes manual suggests it, but...
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    Any chance this is a throwout bearing issue? How...

    Any chance this is a throwout bearing issue? How would I verify this?
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    Clutch Confusion

    Some background:


    1999 R1100RTP with 90,000 miles runs great and shifts great.
    In January I had the transmission rebuilt (costly).
    After about 1000 miles post transmission work, my clutch...
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    That's right it's the evil corporations that are...

    That's right it's the evil corporations that are out to get us and take away our freedoms. That is why we have a constitution and bill of rights, to protect us from private enterprise! Oh, wait.......
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    If you had, you might be asking the same...

    If you had, you might be asking the same question. :stick
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    Bent Windshield Mount

    As a follow up to my post on the "Why so many dropped RT's?" discussion, I could use some feedback on the aftermath of my recent garage drop.

    So, my recent attempts at practicing taking my...
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    This is probably suitable for a new thread, but...

    This is probably suitable for a new thread, but it does relate to this conversation.:blah

    So, my recent attempts at practicing taking my R1100RTP of the center stand by standing next to the bike...
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    I agree with the previous posts. I hate to...

    I agree with the previous posts.

    I hate to admit it, but I had a low side accident in February. Turning right from a stop, a short distance from home, the bike went out from under me and slid ca....
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    So, what is the best technique to control your...

    So, what is the best technique to control your speed when doing slow maneuvers? The only discussions I've seen on this topic all talk about feathering the clutch (e.g. "Ride Like A Pro". Do police...
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    I had the same issue when I installed my new...

    I had the same issue when I installed my new front shock on my RT-P. I wound up having to loosen multiple bolts connecting the bar support system to the engine to provide enough slack. Once you can...
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