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    I have a BP installed on my R with the temp...

    I have a BP installed on my R with the temp sensor zip tied to the left side of the fuel canister.It's in clean air all the time.

    I have the same performance results as you do..... better...
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    +3

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    I replaced mine last year at 9,000 mi. The bottom...

    I replaced mine last year at 9,000 mi. The bottom bearing was bone dry.
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    35/40 With no bags and single rider works best...

    35/40 With no bags and single rider works best for me.
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    here's the link: ...

    here's the link: http://www.autoblog.com/2012/02/13/bmw-agrees-to-pay-3m-fine-for-late-reporting-of-recalls/
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    06 1200RT Instrument Cover

    Can anyone with an 05-09 RT.... without a factory installed radio or radio prep kit ... tell me if the instrument cover is perforated or solid where the speakers would be mounted?
    Thanks
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    I had a minor cosmetic touch up to do on my 06...

    I had a minor cosmetic touch up to do on my 06 RTs lower fairing. The paint I received from Colorite didn't match........ to dark. There was no problem returning the paint for a refund but I ate...
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    The KRS mirrors were the first farkle I added to...

    The KRS mirrors were the first farkle I added to my RT. Huge difference.
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    I did the same except that the bag came with the...

    I did the same except that the bag came with the bike. After about a month of ownership I mounted a Cortech Mini 10(suits my needs) to the mounting plate and have never looked back.
    Love the...
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    I have about 1K on the Z8s. So far I have nothing...

    I have about 1K on the Z8s. So far I have nothing bad to say about them. They are very confidence inspiring and the RT handles great with them.
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    I totally agree with AKBeemer. I had a R1150R...

    I totally agree with AKBeemer.

    I had a R1150R that I sold 2 years ago to get the RT and have regretted it ever since.


    Wanna trade? ........ I would rather have the R.
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    06 1200RT Metal in Oil

    Yesterday I rode the bike for 50 mi. to warm it up then changed the oil(change every 3K with dino oil). I removed the drain plug, loosened the filter..... then punched a hole in the bottom to drain...
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    I have one of these in Red on my RT and F650GS....

    I have one of these in Red on my RT and F650GS. Easy install and waterproof.

    http://www.themeterstore.com/datel-voltmeter-for-motorcycle-battery-monitor-44-c.asp
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    I have the same setup but use a dead sheep on the...

    I have the same setup but use a dead sheep on the seat.
    It works for me.
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    +1.... I have a heated Corbin on my RT with an...

    +1.... I have a heated Corbin on my RT with an on/off switch on the seat and it works fine. I have it wired to a fuse block controlled by a relay so if you forget to turn it off you won't kill the...
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    In the process of installing the BB kit on my RT...

    In the process of installing the BB kit on my RT I noticed 3 hairline cracks on the plastic collar. I didn't mess with the female half of the QD and only replaced the other 3 halves.

    The plastic...
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    MPMARTY...... I didn't get to the other QD...

    MPMARTY...... I didn't get to the other QD yesterday but I did discover several cracks on the collar for the threaded fitting on the pressure line. No leaks yet so I will leave that fitting...
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    Quick Disconnects 06 RT

    I have no love for the plastic fuel line quick disconnects BMW uses on their bikes.

    Having some free time I ordered the metal ones from Beemerboneyard and started installing them yesterday. I am...
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    [QUOTE=RoboRider;656544]Marty, have you tried the...

    [QUOTE=RoboRider;656544]Marty, have you tried the new interact Z6? I'm curious because, as mentioned, I find they wear out twice as fast as the old style. Which is why I have 3 old style sets on my...
  20. I too switched from a Harley to a BMW 5 years a...

    I too switched from a Harley to a BMW 5 years a go and had some comfort issues. I've found that an aftermarket seat, a Backaline, some stomach and back strengthening exercises have pretty much...
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    +1 I agree 100%. I've done the Lee Parks course...

    +1 I agree 100%. I've done the Lee Parks course and read his book numerous times and still go through his ten steps mentally when riding aggressively. I've learned more from his teachings than anyone...
  22. I had a similar problem on my 650gs when I...

    I had a similar problem on my 650gs when I installed handgaurds with bar risers.
    My solution was to notch out the windshield on each side with a Dremel tool. I am happy with the results. It was...
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    +2 on the Hyperlites. I have a set on my RT & GS.

    +2 on the Hyperlites. I have a set on my RT & GS.
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    Let us know how you make out. I will be doing...

    Let us know how you make out. I will be doing mine in March.
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    I purchased my RT used and the BMW tank bag was...

    I purchased my RT used and the BMW tank bag was included. Way to big and cumbersome for me. I removed the bag from the plate and mounted a Cortech Super Mini on the plate. Works great for the basic...
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