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Forum: Equipment 07-12-2006, 08:56 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 25,608
Posted By redriveral
I have both suits the venting suit is cooler in...

I have both suits the venting suit is cooler in hot humid weather

redriveral
1150gs 02
65000 mi:clap
Forum: Face plant 05-05-2006, 01:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 758
Posted By redriveral
kennedy

probaly the same way that kennedy fellow from ny crashed in washington d.c. drunk O sorry on medication my fault. The kennedy family dont drink and drive but they do vote

redriveral
61300...
Forum: Road warriors 05-01-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By redriveral
wrong bike

They look like they put the wrong engine in the wrong bike. A diesal engine would go more in a tour bike or a gs bike for long range and comfort. The cruiser they show would not be a ride you would...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2006, 03:38 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,060
Posted By redriveral
bmw filters

I dont live close to the dealer but when i go I buy a case of oil and couple of filters at a time. Another option is call other dealers to see who has cheaper prices on bmw parts. And some if you ask...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2006, 02:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 777
Posted By redriveral
new brakes

I bielive the company working on the brakes for bmw is a german company called Teves wich is the parent company for continnital tires. You can find out more about this company if you Google Teves and...
Forum: Equipment 03-27-2006, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,055
Posted By redriveral
Are you comparing apples to oranges? The wilburs...

Are you comparing apples to oranges? The wilburs I got was the top of the line with all the bell's and whistles. You could get front and back for around $1000 ( dont quote me ). You need to log on to...
Forum: Equipment 03-23-2006, 04:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,055
Posted By redriveral
don the answer to your question is NO. The rear...

don the answer to your question is NO. The rear shock was $798 The options cost extra. Wilbur had a cheaper shock around $300 cheaper but it wasnt what i wanted.

redriveral
Forum: Equipment 03-22-2006, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,055
Posted By redriveral
Thumb just ordered

I finnaly got through to wilbur usa talked to steve and orderd the shocks for my bike. Here is a break down on what i got and price

front model #630 $487
rear # 641 $798
OPTIONS I ADDED TO THE...
Forum: Equipment 03-20-2006, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,055
Posted By redriveral
wilbur shocks

Im looking to get wilbur shocks for my 1150 gs. Does any body know who has the best deal and were to get them? I know run - lites has them but you cant get a hold of them and they dont resond back to...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2006, 02:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,556
Posted By redriveral
go to www.bmwmotorcycles.com web site and look...

go to www.bmwmotorcycles.com web site and look under dealers and put in your zip code it will show you the closest dealer around were you live

redriveral:norton
Forum: Racing 03-16-2006, 08:54 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,727
Posted By redriveral
the 20% of vw that they own will be there write...

the 20% of vw that they own will be there write off if vw doesnt do any better

redriveral
Forum: Racing 03-16-2006, 08:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,727
Posted By redriveral
because they can redriveral

because they can

redriveral
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2006, 09:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,631
Posted By redriveral
fast way pegs

I bought the fast way pegs and for a 6'4 gury they are lower by half inch. They are wider wich makes them better for standing on but in some rpm you can feel vibration in the pegs since there is no...
Forum: Face plant 03-06-2006, 09:10 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,209
Posted By redriveral
tires

what type of tire was it tubless or one with a tube in it?

redriveral
Forum: Face plant 03-02-2006, 08:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,061
Posted By redriveral
parking

Dont park two bikes side by side in one parking space but diagonly one in front of the other. at our saturday morning breakfast two bike parked in the same space to make room for other patron and...
Forum: Face plant 02-24-2006, 08:06 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 13,207
Posted By redriveral
Pissed I bet that california has a mandatory insurance...

I bet that california has a mandatory insurance law? Like most states that do there still seems to be more people driving around without insurance. Ive incountered one in my time while driving thats...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2006, 12:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,125
Posted By redriveral
rear pads

I have 58500 mi on my gs and havnt replaced my front pads yet. My rear brake pads have been replaced 4 to 5 times (cant remember) Some of the times ive replaced the pads myself so i know its not the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-02-2006, 03:26 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 8,950
Posted By redriveral
the other day going to work at 4:30 am on a two...

the other day going to work at 4:30 am on a two lane road there was a car in front of me so i gave them some room in front of me. We came upon another side road on the right when this van pulled out...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2006, 09:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,234
Posted By redriveral
moa magazine

Im getting this figure from the newest copy of moa magazine wich did a write up on the 1200 adv, r1200s,k1200gt and the 800st. Since nobody has ridden the bikes in this article i was wondering if the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2006, 08:44 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,234
Posted By redriveral
poor gas milage

35 mpg on the 1200 adv is not that good for 2006 with the latest technology out there . It defeats the purpose of having a bigger gas tank being able to ride further before fill up. With the new...
Forum: Equipment 01-11-2006, 08:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 576
Posted By redriveral
brake rotor

sorry about being unclear Iam looking for a used brake rotor

redriveral
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2006, 05:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 576
Posted By redriveral
need rotor for gs

Im looking for a rotor for a 1150 gs 2002 does any body have any sources out there other than the dealer??

thanks
redriveral
Forum: Vendors 01-09-2006, 05:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 471
Posted By redriveral
buying rotors

Im looking to buy a rotor for my 1150 gs 2002 besides the dealer were can i get one at a good price ?

thanks
redriveral
Forum: Vendors 01-09-2006, 04:30 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 956
Posted By redriveral
retro

being fair is paying what you asked for. When i placed my order on the internet i then called them on the phone to make sure it would get there the next day they said it would for $35. Then they sent...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2006, 02:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,366
Posted By redriveral
milage

in this month moa magazine they showed all the newest bmw comming out for 2006 and showed the specs for all the new bikes and the adventure they showed the gas milage at 35 mph. at 75 miles an hour,...
Forum: Vendors 01-06-2006, 09:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 956
Posted By redriveral
gerbing service

I bought a gerbing heated vest and pant liner from a bmw dealer that was going out of buisness. The dealer didnt have any troller's left in stock and being open more days he sugested i call gerbing...
Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2005, 02:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 510
Posted By redriveral
volkswagen buys M V Agusta

figured that would get your attention. Seriously I read in this months magazine motorcyle sport and leisure that vw was in the works to by mv from parent company proton ( maylasia company). Has any...
Forum: Face plant 11-13-2005, 02:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,134
Posted By redriveral
dairyland

i had to use them last year when someone ran into the rear of my bike they didnt give me any grief and repalced everything including the panniers from happy trails minus 20% for milage that included...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-09-2005, 09:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 601
Posted By redriveral
in my 1150 gs there was a noise in the bike that...

in my 1150 gs there was a noise in the bike that went away when i pulled in the clutch tool it to the dealer in tampa ( was on vacation) to have them check the altanater belt but it was ok said it...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2005, 04:12 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 943
Posted By redriveral
cold start

dont know what bmw gs you ride but my 1150gs 2002 when cranking over turns the lights of until the engine fires over all german vehicles do this.

The 115gs has always been a cold natured bike for...
Forum: Vendors 10-18-2005, 05:27 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 914
Posted By redriveral
no pants

when i ordered the jacket and pants they had sold out of the pants in my size and the jacket in the black so i got the jacket in blue and couldnt get the pants. I guess at that price they flew of the...
Forum: Equipment 10-18-2005, 05:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,422
Posted By redriveral
helen 2 wheels

I use her stuff and Ive never had any of my stuff get wet. Also she is a motorcycle rider and her gear is made for motorcyclist and when you use it makes more sence when strapping more than one to...
Forum: Equipment 10-13-2005, 05:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 621
Posted By redriveral
yes

Im have the klima komfort rain gear i just cant get used to stopping evertime i run into rain to put it on.

redriveral
Forum: Vendors 10-13-2005, 04:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 914
Posted By redriveral
Thumb bmw tourguard suit on sale

Just ordered the bmw tourguard suit from max bmw ( talked to john in apperal). Been looking at getting a winter suit and the bmw tourguard was one i hade my i on but the price seemed high regular...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2005, 05:37 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,312
Posted By redriveral
new adv for 2006

the dealer at tri state bmw said there is a 2006 adventure model it the old 1150 adv sold as a 2006. Did you dealer show you any pictures or spec on this new bike?

redriveral
1150 02
55000mi...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2005, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By redriveral
yes clutch pedal

jim I know it sounded strange thats why i wanted to pass it along maybe it would save someone alot of money. My first thought was a transmision problem i would of never of thought of the pedal
...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2005, 04:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 525
Posted By redriveral
not shifting into gear

comming home from a trip last week my r1150gs got stuck in 5th gear couldnt get it to shift into 6th or down into 4th gear luckly i was getting on the interstate when this happened. Long story short...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-27-2005, 09:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,288
Posted By redriveral
air shocks

noticed on the new 1200gs hp bike that bmw has for racing they use a air shock on the rear in place of the standard shock and spring set up. Is this sopposed to be better? more durable? and does any...
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2005, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,103
Posted By redriveral
max bmw

the phone no# for max bmw for those interested is 1-866-629-2691. They might not have a what you want on hand but theycan see what bmw has at there warehouse

redriveral
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2005, 07:48 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,103
Posted By redriveral
max bmw

I got my savannah pants through max bmw they had a list of what was on sale through bmw and ordered for me . Talk to john very helpfull

redriveral
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