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    Hardcases

    I bought these HP from Bob's BMW about six months ago. They fit very well on my 1978 100s I had to adjust the taillights a little. The problem I have is the mount lock keys are different, not...
  2. Airhead

    Well, a lot of truth spoken. I own a 100s and a 100cs and have restored them and can confirm you'll spend more than you'll ever get for the bike. It like being married to a couple women with a...
  3. Replaced fuel strip

    Won't get into all the specifics, but after paying $388 to have the fuel level sensor replaced, it reads false. When the fuel warning light comes on, I have 1/3 a tank or 2.5 gallons. So most the...
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    RT1200 bulb replacement

    Well, well ...well. I learned a couple new abbreviations such as PIA. It's true, especially for the newbies, part of the fun of learning I guess. The H7 55w 12 v bulb is $20.75 at the BMW dealer. ...
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    Pete Seeger

    They had a special on PBS about Pete, he was an open communist!
    For those of you that say you liked his politics are a disgrace. He stated he used his music to endorse his agenda.
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    Sticky: IZ Smokin

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    Meet Pearl, she's somewhat of a drag queen. She has a R90 1996 frame with a 1981 100cs engine. Bought her in Casper, Wy and rode her all over the Rockies last summer. After my trip home,...
  7. Thread: 1978 r100s

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    1983 100s

    Godfather,

    This is a really nice bike, too. It's not too far from you and the only concern is it was converted from a RT based on vin. If you want a bike to ride that looks great, this is a...
  8. Thread: 1978 r100s

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    100s

    Godfather,

    The bike you're talking about in Grand Rapids, Bob sold the bike to me on Friday last week. I sent him a check and picking the bike up in a couple weeks. The clutch was replaced at...
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    K100 ABS brakes Repair Suggestion

    Looking at a k100s 1989 with low miles. The ABS brakes not working, can they be rebuilt? Some have suggested to remove them reducing weight while using disc brakes. I prefer to keep it original...
  10. Thread: K100 abs

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    K100 abs

    Looking at a really nice K100 with low mileage. However, the ABS brakes aren't working. Is there a place that repairs the ABS pump? Or, can I just have them removed and use the disc brakes?
    :lurk
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    Intake & exhaust settings

    Guys,

    Thanks for all the feedback and sharing the expertise. I'm going with the .15mm intake & .20mm exhaust settings as most suggest.
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    Valve setting 100cs 1981

    :scratch:scratch100cs 1981. Valve settings?
    Doing my 30k all fluid service and preparing to set intake & exhaust clearance. I've got a new Clymer (10&20mm) and a real old Clymer (15&20mm) along...
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    Pearl

    I have a 1983 R100cs that I just bought in Casper, WY. Rode her all over Wyoming and Montana, no problem in mountain thin air, climbed like a goat loaded. it had 28100 miles on it when I bought...
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    Twin Valley Virginia Rally

    Is anyone planning on attending and going through Atlanta? I've paid for two and my riding buddy can't
    go and I'll sell my extra ticket for $40 in which I paid. #22 in MOA September 14-16:dance
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    Chicken Rally

    I really enjoy this rally and this was my second time to attend. I met some really nice folks and there was more food than a person could eat. The volunteers work their butts off cooking cleaning...
  16. Thread: ABS brakes

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    Update ABS

    Oh, Got a 2 year warranty on the ABS, too. Since, I've sold folks on three BMW bikes that rode other brands. Thanks to BMW and Blue Moon! Also, I've always have found the BMW dealer supportive...
  17. Thread: ABS brakes

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    Update ABS

    It is a known fact there were issues with the 07 ABS brakes. BMW lowered the cost to replace the ABS from $3,000 to $1300. Basically to cover the dealer labor and cost of part. However, Blue Moon...
  18. Thread: ABS brakes

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    ABS brakes

    Bought a 2007 RT1200 with 1100 miles and drove it back to Atlanta from Boston November 2011. No brake issues and rode it for 6 mos with now 4900 miles. The brake fluid and all fluids changed by BMW...
  19. Early Spring or anytime

    Well, just came on line to read invitations for a fall bike ride. Just got back into riding again after flying to Boston first of November to pick up a RT1200. Road it back through the most...
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