Search:

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

Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    7
    Views
    420

    looking for independent BMW mech or shop

    We have been on the road since St. Paul and have been in Fishkill, NY for the last couple of days for the nephew's acceptance ceremony at West Point. Leaving tomorrow (Monday) and headed north,...
  2. Replies
    6
    Views
    385

    It's the evaporative emissions canister, part of...

    It's the evaporative emissions canister, part of the pollution controls on the bike. The overflow tubes on the gas tank go to there so that gas fumes don't escape into the atmosphere. They,...
  3. Aerostich will be at the rally but I don't know...

    Aerostich will be at the rally but I don't know if they will be setup like one of their popup stores (suits to try on and taking orders) or just a few items and directing folks to their Duluth...
  4. Thread: Newby

    by Texpaul
    Replies
    2
    Views
    168

    Welcome to the MOA. Which bike do you have and...

    Welcome to the MOA. Which bike do you have and what part of the country are you in?
  5. Replies
    9
    Views
    269

    Did this start after a fill up? Could be water...

    Did this start after a fill up? Could be water in your gas. If that's the case put some HEET in the tank and that should take care of it.
    Other thought would be a bad plug or coil cap. Did you...
  6. Replies
    12
    Views
    566

    While not good news, it could have been much...

    While not good news, it could have been much worse. Like on the road somewhere. It's been my personal experience that the best place to break down, or find a problem, is while you're already at a...
  7. Replies
    6
    Views
    294

    BTW here is a good source for chain and...

    BTW here is a good source for chain and sprockets, the Sprocket Center...
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    294

    Front sprocket nut = 50NM, which is about 37 Ft...

    Front sprocket nut = 50NM, which is about 37 Ft pounds
    Rear sprocket bolts = torque to 10NM (about 7.3 Ft pounds) then 90 Degrees. In another words torgue them to 10NM then add another 1/4 turn.
  9. Replies
    5
    Views
    200

    Welcome to the club. Nice bike and nice B&W...

    Welcome to the club. Nice bike and nice B&W photo.
  10. Replies
    4
    Views
    236

    Airhead Beemers are a chartered MOA club, number...

    Airhead Beemers are a chartered MOA club, number 214.

    If you are looking for a list of MOA chartered clubs look on the right side bar of the MOA main page. Click on "Visit a local club" and it...
  11. Why don't you either, 1) put the pipe insulation...

    Why don't you either, 1) put the pipe insulation on the strap and do away with the hose clamps, OR 2) get a large piece of rubber hose, like radiator hose, and secure it to the rail with zip ties...
  12. Replies
    5
    Views
    411

    Patrick, You would do well to educate yourself...

    Patrick,

    You would do well to educate yourself on international transportation. A good place to start might be to talk to a few customs brokers and let them educate you on what you need to know...
  13. Replies
    3
    Views
    254

    It might help if you let us know if you have the...

    It might help if you let us know if you have the ESA or non ESA setup.
  14. Replies
    1
    Views
    305

    Spending the night in Natchez

    Will be passing thru Natchez, Miss on our way to Georgia Mtn Rally. Would appreciate any references for reasonable priced, safe decent hotels/motels in the area.
  15. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,433

    I've run non synthetic 10w40 (Casterol 4T most of...

    I've run non synthetic 10w40 (Casterol 4T most of the time) and change it every 6k. Have run it in temps from below freezing to 100+ and after 70K I have not experienced any oil consumption, and the...
  16. Replies
    5
    Views
    980

    First off I'd like to thank JamesInCA for that...

    First off I'd like to thank JamesInCA for that response. It is very concise and, though I am not an expert either, seems like very sound advice.

    I was once contacted by another club in a similar...
  17. All that skirting on the tractor wouldn't last...

    All that skirting on the tractor wouldn't last long in real world situations. And there are few hiways left that are that smooth and pothole free anymore.
  18. Replies
    6
    Views
    892

    It's an extension for the screw driver. The two...

    It's an extension for the screw driver. The two sided blade pops out of the grey handle and that plugs into it's place, then the driver end fits into that.
  19. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,387

    My experience with extended warranties is that...

    My experience with extended warranties is that they pay for themselves if you ride the bike long enough.
  20. Replies
    10
    Views
    2,168

    You could lower the gearing by dropping a tooth...

    You could lower the gearing by dropping a tooth on the counter sprocket. I did that for my wife's bike because it was geared too tall for low speed work. Problem was it made it buzzy at hiway speed...
  21. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,899

    To clarify, the certificate that Ardys is holding...

    To clarify, the certificate that Ardys is holding was not given her by the MOA but by the San Antonio BMW club in recognition of her winning the mileage contest that year.
    Mileage contest dates...
  22. Replies
    2
    Views
    331

    Chuck is way more patient than I am. Already...

    Chuck is way more patient than I am. Already drank several bottles and each is just a little better than the last. The question is will I run out of wine before it finishes "growing up"?
  23. Replies
    7
    Views
    1,635

    Which model bike are you talking about?

    Which model bike are you talking about?
  24. Replies
    11,309
    Views
    1,338,418

    the mockingbird of happiness

    42972
  25. Perspective

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wupToqz1e2g
Results 1 to 25 of 438
Page 1 of 18 1 2 3 4