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Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2015, 02:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,063
Posted By Anorak
I think you'll find a much greater effect on...

I think you'll find a much greater effect on power delivery by altering the length of the tube between the throttle body and intake port. If you look at any high performance engine the air filter...
Forum: The Garage 01-23-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,037
Posted By Anorak
First, the introduction of tetra ethyl lead and...

First, the introduction of tetra ethyl lead and next more efficient combustion chamber designs especially after the removal of lead from fuel.
Forum: The Garage 01-21-2015, 08:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 649
Posted By Anorak
The tap is m12 x 1.25 STI, Screw Thread Insert....

The tap is m12 x 1.25 STI, Screw Thread Insert. Used for helical and Timeserts.
Forum: The Garage 01-20-2015, 11:09 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,145
Posted By Anorak
I expoxied the floor of my shop over existing...

I expoxied the floor of my shop over existing epoxy when I moved in five years ago. I scuffed it with 80 grit on a rotary floor sander before I put down the new coat, 18 gallons worth.

If you drop...
Forum: Road warriors 01-12-2015, 10:21 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,130
Posted By Anorak
That should be an easy recall. Most of them are...

That should be an easy recall. Most of them are probably still in the showrooms or warehouses.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,370
Posted By Anorak
They're companies that sell various types of...

They're companies that sell various types of lubricants. One is European, the other Japanese. I buy Total in bulk for my shop because I get a good price per drum and I can tell the customers it's...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 12:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,370
Posted By Anorak
How do you like Idemitsu or Total oil? Both made...

How do you like Idemitsu or Total oil? Both made in the USA.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 11:51 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,370
Posted By Anorak
That is cool. GM probably later made up for it by...

That is cool. GM probably later made up for it by really screwing something else up.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 11:15 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,370
Posted By Anorak
When did GM have an eight year warranty?

When did GM have an eight year warranty?
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2015, 11:01 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,806
Posted By Anorak
I thought about that as well but here is the...

I thought about that as well but here is the spacer.
Link (http://www.apleingaz.fr/4194/B1745-31422314058-ANNEAU-ENTRETOISE.jpg) the photo is huge.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-09-2015, 05:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,752
Posted By Anorak
You will need all of the control units associated...

You will need all of the control units associated with the key they are coded to if you are going with used parts. AT least the EWS, BMS-K and ZFE. Once they are synchronized to a key, they can't be...
Forum: The Garage 01-09-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 750
Posted By Anorak
They are torque to yield. One use. They will...

They are torque to yield. One use. They will shear if you try to reuse them, cheapskate. Wait for the aluminium head bolts to break. It can be an issue.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2015, 10:45 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,806
Posted By Anorak
It's not a seal for the exhaust port. The flange...

It's not a seal for the exhaust port. The flange seals to the head with a flat oval gasket with holes for the exhaust flange studs. Perhaps it isn't part of the engine.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2015, 02:57 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 953
Posted By Anorak
http://assets.diylol.com/hfs/3ee/fb4/7a8/resized/y...

http://assets.diylol.com/hfs/3ee/fb4/7a8/resized/you-can-t-explain-that-meme-generator-the-tides-come-in-the-tides-go-out-you-can-t-explain-that-de9bba.jpg?1362169647.jpg
Forum: The Garage 01-07-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Anorak
The new compressor is a Sullair 551.

The new compressor is a Sullair 551.
Forum: The Garage 01-06-2015, 10:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,418
Posted By Anorak
How about another bump. I sold the IR for $500...

How about another bump.
I sold the IR for $500 on Craig's list. It would act up sometimes so I bought a refurbished reciprocating compressor, the brand of which escapes me.

Just sold it to some...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2015, 04:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 938
Posted By Anorak
A fuse will completely open a circuit. A solid...

A fuse will completely open a circuit. A solid state component can short as well as open.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 938
Posted By Anorak
All modern cars have the canbus and still have...

All modern cars have the canbus and still have tens of fuses. You should see a 7 Series BMW or S Class Mercedes.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-04-2015, 10:04 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,636
Posted By Anorak
Too late for anyone in Virginia. ...

Too late for anyone in Virginia.
http://i.somethingawful.com/u/russ/goldmine63/kalemeow.jpg
Forum: The Garage 01-02-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By Anorak
All of those non corrosive rust removers are...

All of those non corrosive rust removers are variations on chemicals that chelate the iron oxide. Molasses will do it very slowly. Link (http://www.homercidal.com/molasses/)
Forum: Road warriors 01-02-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 576
Posted By Anorak
It will have the same issues as your K1200S. A...

It will have the same issues as your K1200S. A friend with a 2007 K1200S went through a clutch, a transmission and then an engine. The extended warranty was worth it. He has a K1300S now that has had...
Forum: The Garage 01-01-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 753
Posted By Anorak
It looks like those parts have been wire brushed...

It looks like those parts have been wire brushed after being tread except for the bracket on the bottom of the third photo.

Evaporust will work as well. It tends to leave an easily removed gray...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2014, 09:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 503
Posted By Anorak
find a piece of round stock about an inch long...

find a piece of round stock about an inch long and have a hole created in it the diameter of the hole you need for the threaded insert. Then, epoxy it to the engine case so that it is centered over...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 555
Posted By Anorak
The R259 was available with a pull start. Part...

The R259 was available with a pull start. Part #11261344515

http://www.realoem.com/bmw/diagrams/e/e/6.png
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2014, 10:55 AM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,636
Posted By Anorak
BMW of San Francisco had a customer whose plate...

BMW of San Francisco had a customer whose plate was 8 inches.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-28-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 87
Views: 4,636
Posted By Anorak
Strbks

Strbks
Forum: The Garage 12-26-2014, 11:37 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,468
Posted By Anorak
Antifreeze.

Antifreeze.
Forum: The Garage 12-26-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,001
Posted By Anorak
The big deal is the absence of nucleate boiling....

The big deal is the absence of nucleate boiling. GM designed the second generation LT-1 V-8 with a reverse cooling systems patterned on Evans design. Patterned so closely that he filed suit and won....
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-25-2014, 05:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 742
Posted By Anorak
You read a plug at the junction between the metal...

You read a plug at the junction between the metal body and porcelain. where the arrows point....
Forum: The Garage 12-25-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,603
Posted By Anorak
Same as Bars Leaks pellets.

Same as Bars Leaks pellets.
Forum: The Garage 12-25-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,494
Posted By Anorak
How many times have you stabbed yourself in the...

How many times have you stabbed yourself in the fingers so far?
Forum: The Garage 12-24-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,208
Posted By Anorak
Methylene chloride based paint strippers remove...

Methylene chloride based paint strippers remove powder coat.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,579
Posted By Anorak
Why does anyone need that much crap on an...

Why does anyone need that much crap on an "adfucking venture"? Look how much shit the round the world riders carry.
Forum: The Garage 12-23-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,711
Posted By Anorak
Boom.

Boom.
Forum: The Garage 12-23-2014, 09:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,603
Posted By Anorak
Bars Leaks pellets. They're cheap and mostly...

Bars Leaks pellets. They're cheap and mostly ginger. link (http://barsproducts.com/catalog/view/6-radiator-stop-leak-tablets-hdc)
Forum: GS Boxers 12-23-2014, 03:41 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,416
Posted By Anorak
Who replaced the rim?

Who replaced the rim?
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-20-2014, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,172
Views: 65,252
Posted By Anorak
If you think everybody is an asshole, you're...

If you think everybody is an asshole, you're probably the asshole.
Forum: The Garage 12-20-2014, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,010
Posted By Anorak
Use both on the same fastener and see who wins...

Use both on the same fastener and see who wins the fight.
Forum: The Garage 12-19-2014, 04:12 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,389
Posted By Anorak
You could try Nor-Cal Supply in San Leandro...

You could try Nor-Cal Supply in San Leandro http://www.nor-calsupply.com.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 854
Posted By Anorak
An independent shop in Scott's Valley charged a...

An independent shop in Scott's Valley charged a friend $3500 to replace the input shaft on his 1150GS. I think the dealer would have charged less.
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