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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Today, 09:28 AM
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Posted By oldbmw
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/28/bb5f327...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/28/bb5f327c0b385c58c26a296ff9ea6fa4.jpghttp://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/28/29021e222be3aeb8e55d4e31fa91ed27.jpghttp://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/12/28...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Today, 09:23 AM
Replies: 1,626
Views: 132,580
Posted By oldbmw
Riding Titus Canyon this morning.

Riding Titus Canyon this morning.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Today, 09:23 AM
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Views: 132,580
Posted By oldbmw
Road from Trona, Fish Canyon, escape route, Goler...

Road from Trona, Fish Canyon, escape route, Goler Wash, Manly Pass, Mengel Pass, West Side Rd into Furnace Creek. Street into Beaty NV.
Winter is here. Warm riding gear recommended. Some ice on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-19-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 1,626
Views: 132,580
Posted By oldbmw
Lipponcott looks good and open.

Lipponcott looks good and open.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-19-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,626
Views: 132,580
Posted By oldbmw
So if I'm reading correctly, south pass has snow,...

So if I'm reading correctly, south pass has snow, maybe ice but ridable. No Intel on Lipponcott yet?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-19-2014, 07:17 AM
Replies: 1,626
Views: 132,580
Posted By oldbmw
Any info on Lipponcott, south pass, and saline...

Any info on Lipponcott, south pass, and saline valley? Passable over south pass on to Panamint Spiring?
Thanks
Forum: Airheads 10-21-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
I'm going to try these shocks out as long as they...

I'm going to try these shocks out as long as they don't leak and see what they are like.
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
So what's the advantage with these self leveling...

So what's the advantage with these self leveling shocks vs say a pair of Koni's?
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
So are these the trick set up for the day?

So are these the trick set up for the day?
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
Part number: 2 301 545 Also found on...

Part number:
2 301 545

Also found on shock

6-3012-10-078-0
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
Will check after work for the part number. I...

Will check after work for the part number. I think it's a stock lowering shock.
Forum: Airheads 10-20-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 571
Posted By oldbmw
Bmw lowering OEM shock?

I've been "Saving" Airheads for quite some time now but never seen this type of shock. It's stamped with bmw part numbers etc. Crazy coil set up and a very stout shaft. 328461
Forum: Airheads 10-14-2014, 06:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 452
Posted By oldbmw
Blinker indicator light on gauge cluster stays on.

Found a beat up OEM blinker flasher in my parts stash. Swapped out my "perfect" looking flasher and problem solved. A bad flasher even if it's blinking your blinkers on and off correctly will keep...
Forum: Airheads 10-14-2014, 07:36 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
The Amal needles seemed longer than the stock BMW...

The Amal needles seemed longer than the stock BMW needles and I did have to bend the tab on float to accommodate the needle height.
Forum: Airheads 10-13-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 452
Posted By oldbmw
Okay. Will trouble shoot the blinker relay....

Okay. Will trouble shoot the blinker relay. Thanks :)
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2014, 08:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 452
Posted By oldbmw
Blinker indicator light on gauge cluster stays on.

My yellow idiot light for blinkers on my 1977 bmw r100/7 stays on all the time. It flashes brighter when my blinkers are blinking but stays on. My blinkers are operating correctly.

Any ideas?
...
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
I installed an Amal rubber tipped float needle...

I installed an Amal rubber tipped float needle today I bought off eBay at the suggestion of disston. Worked great and solved my leak issue.
Thanks
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
Good tip!

Good tip!
Forum: Airheads 10-06-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
I bought a pair of the Amal Viton tipped float...

I bought a pair of the Amal Viton tipped float needles and will give it a try.
Thanks
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
Thanks for the info.

Thanks for the info.
Forum: Airheads 10-05-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,267
Posted By oldbmw
Bing rubber tipped float needle?

I was wondering if there is an aftermarket rubber tipped Bing replacement float needle that would seal better than the OEM metal float needle. I rebuild airhead carbs as needed and sometimes the new...
Forum: Airheads 08-04-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 325
Posted By oldbmw
Wtb R100/7 starter cover or engine badges

I'm looking for engine badges that say R100/7 or the complete starter cover with R100/7 engine badges present on both sides.
Thanks for helping out. :)
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By oldbmw
Found a machinist

John Watson in Medford Oregon.
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2014, 10:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 383
Posted By oldbmw
Where to send a r100 cylinder to be honed with using a torque plate

I rarely have to do top ends on my airhead projects unless there's water damage. This current r100 had some water damage and I need to hone a donor cylinder to 94.21.
My local machine shop doesn't...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-28-2014, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Flaky fork tubes

Called Lindeman engineering. They can remove my flaky fork tubes, send them off to their local hard chrome specialist and re install my repaired fork tubes. They are working up a price but seem to be...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-22-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Thanks for the tip. Will call them tomorrow. ...

Thanks for the tip. Will call them tomorrow.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-22-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
I contacted race tech. They do not resurface fork...

I contacted race tech. They do not resurface fork tubes. They sell replacement tubes. They said the fork tubes are removable from the aluminum "lug" axle holder with heat and proper tools. $190 each...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-21-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
I will contact race tech and see what they say. ...

I will contact race tech and see what they say.




Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-21-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Ya. I've been considering buying a used set of...

Ya. I've been considering buying a used set of forks on eBay.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 01:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Number 4 Havehandlebarswillrideit

Number 4


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/21/a4a8y8yr.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/21/a4a8y8yr.jpg


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
In my google YouTube search, the only video of...

In my google YouTube search, the only video of fork seal replacement is in Italian .
Is there an English version out there?


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
So since the steel fork leg cannot separate, it...

So since the steel fork leg cannot separate, it can not be resurfaced.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Lower fork tube does not separate from lower...

Lower fork tube does not separate from lower brake/axle unit. All one piece. $430 each :(


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Again, good info. Now I need to find a you tube...

Again, good info. Now I need to find a you tube video showing the proper separation sequence of disassembly.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
I am researching whether the fork tube on this...

I am researching whether the fork tube on this 1050 tiger can be separated from lower aluminum mount. I think to re chrome the tube you must separate it.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Good info. Thanks ...

Good info.
Thanks


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Inverted forks Havehandlebarswillrideit

Inverted forks


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 09:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
My fork tube is connected to wheel and caliper...

My fork tube is connected to wheel and caliper mounts. Pricey to buy new.


Havehandlebarswillrideit
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 05-20-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,374
Posted By oldbmw
Flaky fork tubes

My 2007 triumph tiger 1050 is flaking off the chrome on one of the fork tubes and shredding the fork seal. I've been advised to find a good hard chrome resurfacing business that specializes in fork...
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