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    wow I can't believe this still works

    The information you asked for has been around for quite a while I would stick with it.
    You can use your old nut for the initial torque setting then switch to new nut.
  2. Thread: lost member

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    I've already found what I was looking for....

    I've already found what I was looking for.
    magazine, try BMW motorcycle magazine,lots of info, no out of country ride reports.
    that never made any sence to me from bmwmoa.
    tech forum, try BMWK100,...
  3. Thread: lost member

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    lost member

    good morning everyone; just letting you know I will not be renewing my subscription this year. Well I had a big speech planned but I guess I'll just let it go. NOT!!!!
    I'll admit I'm no K-bike...
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    My 2 cents; My 85's switch was so hard to get off...

    My 2 cents; My 85's switch was so hard to get off of low , everytime I used it I would cringe at the thought of breaking it. Took it apart for cleaning , still the same. The detent hole on low is...
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    2 cents worth:

    I'm no super genius or anything but I have been a wrench for some time ,and vicegrips and hoses really don't mix. the hose can collapse inside and cause all kind of headaches later. Golf tees...
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    Sticky: speed vs. sweeper

    In the end the sweeper wins! A couple years ago I was enjoying a pleasant ride through the loess hills of Iowa. I live in Nebraska, Iowa does not have a helmet law,now I knew my helmet would go into...
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    good morning; Like they said without hearing the...

    good morning; Like they said without hearing the noise, kinda hard to say . But a fouled plug makes some strange noises at an idle. simple check.
  8. waterpump

    good morning; The oil seal on my early 85 k100 gave out this spring, so here are a couple thoughts I can relate to you. First, to reuse the original impeller with the new seal you must machine(don't...
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    k100 throttle bodys

    good morning bill;

    to begin i am no super genius or anything . but after taking my 85 k100 to the dealer
    it came back with the #2 cylinder butterfly plate holding everything open so idle was...
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    shopping around;

    I'm in the market for a new oil/water pump. Is there a list of advertising businesses
    that offer some kind of deal to club members?Thank you for any assistance.
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    Good morning dave: I can give you my 2 cents...

    Good morning dave:

    I can give you my 2 cents worth.
    the starter solinoid is a good place to add a fused power lead.
    I don't know if you have a powered extra switch or just an empty space .
    if...
  12. Thread: venting steam

    by whhoon
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    no that would just be to easy!!!! but actually I...

    no that would just be to easy!!!!
    but actually I did choose to pay to use this sight technicaly.
    I ride and work on motorcycles.
    if you don't agree with what I say ,that's cool.
    Put your opinion...
  13. Thread: venting steam

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    Alright like the title said venting steam....

    Alright like the title said venting steam.
    Sorry to let that irk my goat.
    I will in the future , do a better job of drafting any responce I may choose to share.
  14. Thread: venting steam

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    venting steam

    I just got done reading responces to my post under k75 valve shims.
    I will admit my typing skills are nil but really?
    Last time i"ll log on, last time i renew subscription.
    lots of forums. good...
  15. Thread: K75 Valve Shims

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    So my english isn't perfect. I didn't realise...

    So my english isn't perfect.
    I didn't realise this was grammer class. You could have chosen to try to help original post but you felt you had to make fun of me. interesting.
    Yes BMW only sells...
  16. Thread: K75 Valve Shims

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    i have an early 85 k100rs and just went through a...

    i have an early 85 k100rs and just went through a valve check where i thought i would need smaller than a 2.00mm shim . my math was wrong so i didnt but was told a specialty machine shop could put on...
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    don't exactly know what differance problem you...

    don't exactly know what differance problem you are having but early center stands had a problem cracking so they are probably unavaliable. there are many posts on this subject. hope that helps.
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    early 85 k100rs european model h. p.?

    well i opened my mouth and now i can't back it up.i'm sure i read somewhere that the early models had 90 h. p. and after mid 85 they lost ten percent h. p. also eliminating the vacuum switch. am i...
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    85 k100rs

    good morning:

    welcome, congratulations, good luck .
    i am the second owner of 5 yrs. now of a beautiful piece of machinery, it ia a1985 b.m.w. k100rs #0019060 . i know i shoudn't say it but it has...
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    thank you for your responce going to take her...

    thank you for your responce going to take her back today and try again.
    couple more quick questions. in theory is #4 cylinder always less efficiant than the rest because of this hose? i read a post...
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    throttle body sync.

    my early 85 k100 has not idled below 1150 since my dealer did tune up 3 1/2 yrs ago
    this winter i replaced air intake bushings and discoverd intake manifold clamps below throttle bodys were loose ....
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    new guy from nebraska

    hello everyone:
    thank you so very much, for giving us this site to learn & share.
    I'm the second owner of an early 1985 k100rs european model.
    I've owned it approximently 4 1/2 yrs then it had...
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