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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 07:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,110
Posted By cessnadog
Works for private party sales.....and I purt'near...

Works for private party sales.....and I purt'near follow those rules.....
.....but a Dealer...sheeeet....they don't much give a #hoot# how ya pay,as long as it's paid/financed when ya take...
Forum: GS Boxers Today, 07:31 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 106
Posted By cessnadog
I would take that in a minute.

I would take that in a minute.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2015, 07:41 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,318
Posted By cessnadog
I love these questions.... And yes I have asked...

I love these questions.... And yes I have asked the same thing. In the end there is only one answer. Buy the one YOU WANT.

There is very little that is rational about buying either of these...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
UKE, make you a deal. Your grips are too hot. I...

UKE, make you a deal. Your grips are too hot. I want mine hotter. Let's swap. I'll pay shipping...

Put up or shut up...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
I live in Minnesota. I ride snowmobiles in...

I live in Minnesota.
I ride snowmobiles in -5.
On my GS my hands are cold at 45 degrees
I can assure you the 2014 grips are not hot enough...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,170
Posted By cessnadog
I have the Billie Brakelight on my GS adventure. ...

I have the Billie Brakelight on my GS adventure. Now every time my wife follows me somewhere she mentions how much easier it is to see me from behind. Every time.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By cessnadog
Since I can't see the light (so to speak) I...

Since I can't see the light (so to speak) I hooked my go-pro to my side case and shot a quick video. My wife tells me the Billie Light is WAY brighter than the stock light. She watched me drive...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-05-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 10,379
Views: 690,199
Posted By cessnadog
New Tag... I think this is pretty straight...

New Tag... I think this is pretty straight forward but can supply hints if needed.
http://i1122.photobucket.com/albums/l536/Tim_Argo/Photo%20Tag/P4050002.jpg
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 04-05-2015, 11:56 AM
Replies: 10,379
Views: 690,199
Posted By cessnadog
Iron Horse Outfitters. Corner of coffee street...

Iron Horse Outfitters. Corner of coffee street and parkway ave N. Lanesboro mn. http://i1122.photobucket.com/albums/l536/Tim_Argo/Photo%20Tag/58DFF7EE-DB5D-453E-AFF1-F9BF694DBF9A.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,037
Posted By cessnadog
Amsoil? Edit: now I see it was amsoil listed...

Amsoil?

Edit: now I see it was amsoil listed on the report. Amsoil seems to have more calcium in it than other oils. I don't know what the additive is, but it has to do with anti-wear and...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-02-2015, 08:20 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
Jim, actually I did read the thread. I know that...

Jim, actually I did read the thread. I know that folks have put the new grips on the 14 bikes. For whatever reason BMW is still saying that they can't be used

My question is did they change the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-02-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
I took a shot with both my dealer and BMW NA. In...

I took a shot with both my dealer and BMW NA. In the end I was denied coverage and was told twice that the 2015 grips can not be put on a 2014 bike. Can anyone confirm wiring harness changes at the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 04:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By cessnadog
Plate about 7 X 4 with holes 5 3/4 apart...

Plate about 7 X 4 with holes 5 3/4 apart horizontally and 2 3/4 To 3 apart vertically.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By cessnadog
No storage compartment. I think mine is going to...

No storage compartment. I think mine is going to get a "Be the adventure" sticker.

Built heavy for sure. Clearwater says the aluminum frame acts as a heat sink for the lights.

I don't...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2015, 06:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By cessnadog
I don't think it is an issue here... Plate could...

I don't think it is an issue here... Plate could easily go on top of the bracket if needed.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2015, 05:34 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,645
Posted By cessnadog
Billie Brake light from Clearwater

The big brown truck brought my Billie Brake light today. Really happy with it.

Install took about 15 minutes. Really simple if you already have the CANOpener installed.

Interesting thing, ...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2015, 11:21 AM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
Question, BMW is blaming this on the...

Question,

BMW is blaming this on the larger diameter and thicker bars, saying the the bars absorb more of the heat than the old ones did.

I buy that for the left hand, what about the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-29-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
Linky no work....

Linky no work....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,969
Posted By cessnadog
Another data point

2014 GSA. Build date of early 2014 (I think).

Ambient temp was about 25f

One minute in:
http://i1122.photobucket.com/albums/l536/Tim_Argo/Mobile%20Uploads/image.jpg

Two minutes:...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-12-2015, 03:06 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,279
Posted By cessnadog
So, it is too much work to go through and figure...

So, it is too much work to go through and figure out if a thread is about a WC bike or not to sort them into sub-forums... But we should all be able to do it on the fly on an on-going basis...

A...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2015, 07:45 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,242
Posted By cessnadog
While people complain that it is noisy (never...

While people complain that it is noisy (never bothered me) I love the Anakee 3 on the road.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,298
Posted By cessnadog
I have the BMW driving lights on my GSWA and...

I have the BMW driving lights on my GSWA and added Clearwater Darlas with the CANopener. Yes the Clearwaters are on the expensive end, and I am very happy with the purchase.

One of the nice...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,807
Posted By cessnadog
I bought in July. There was only one within two...

I bought in July. There was only one within two states of where I live. I got $800 off list and 20% off accessories bought at the same time. 10% off for a year after purchase.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-04-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 235
Views: 43,629
Posted By cessnadog
I spent some time in the Michelin booth at the...

I spent some time in the Michelin booth at the MOA rally, he told me that they were changing the pattern slightly to help reduce the noise.

I love the tires and am willing to take the noise for...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,613
Posted By cessnadog
Funny thing about cruise control. I had a K1600...

Funny thing about cruise control. I had a K1600 before I bought the GSWA.
On the K bike the cruise is instantaneous. As soon as you touched the set button you could release the throttle and it...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 03:04 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 36,000
Posted By cessnadog
I have had mine high in both and low in both but...

I have had mine high in both and low in both but not yet high in the front and low in the back... Though that is next.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 12:10 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 36,000
Posted By cessnadog
Silver thread. I don't have enough miles on it...

Silver thread. I don't have enough miles on it to say for sure yet but I think it is going to work out just the way I want it.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 07:00 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 36,000
Posted By cessnadog
Got my new seat today as well

Bill Mayer seat.


http://i1122.photobucket.com/albums/l536/Tim_Argo/Photo%20Tag/imagejpg2.jpg

http://i1122.photobucket.com/albums/l536/Tim_Argo/Photo%20Tag/imagejpg1.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 43,629
Posted By cessnadog
Not sure this is true, it is true that the road...

Not sure this is true, it is true that the road surface has a HUGE impact on the amount of noise these tires make. Recently had portions of a local road repaired. Old sections gave a pretty good...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-02-2014, 02:01 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,068
Posted By cessnadog
Gearing and final drive ratios are identical.

Gearing and final drive ratios are identical.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-01-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,692
Posted By cessnadog
Clearwater is coming out with a new brake light....

Clearwater is coming out with a new brake light. I haven't seen one yet but if it is as good as their led driving lights it will be worth waiting for.

I understand there will be two versions. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2014, 04:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,170
Posted By cessnadog
I bought the Darlas with the CANopener because I...

I bought the Darlas with the CANopener because I couldn't justify the price of the Ericas. I did get them at the MOA rally so they were was a deal on them there. Now that I have the "small" ones and...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 11,170
Posted By cessnadog
I bought a set of Clearwater Darlas at he MOA...

I bought a set of Clearwater Darlas at he MOA rally. I installed then on my GSWA a few days later. Easy install and the integration into the bike is really really nice. Once they are set up...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2014, 07:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,557
Posted By cessnadog
I use my GSA as a daily commuter. Much happier...

I use my GSA as a daily commuter. Much happier with it in that role than my former K-bike.

That said, the nine-T is very very cool.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2014, 08:04 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 10,363
Posted By cessnadog
I have the Anakee 3s as stock and really like...

I have the Anakee 3s as stock and really like them.. They are a little noisey depending on the road surface. There was some recent work done on a road near my house. It was really interesting to...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 6,072
Posted By cessnadog
Define affordable... I have custom made...

Define affordable...

I have custom made Westone headphones. About $235.
Love them. Sound good, all day comfortable.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-20-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 117
Views: 9,893
Posted By cessnadog
I hope it isn't synthetic oil... Synthetic oil is...

I hope it isn't synthetic oil... Synthetic oil is so slick it won't let the engine wear. Too much synthetic will probably reverse wear causing the engine to be too tight!

You better drain some.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-10-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,351
Posted By cessnadog
I bought a custom set of Westones a few months...

I bought a custom set of Westones a few months back. About $240 including the custom moulds of my ears. Fit is great, sound is good and they stay put.

Can't go on the highway without them now......
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-10-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 147
Views: 13,890
Posted By cessnadog
When I was much, much younger and still...

When I was much, much younger and still bulletproof, and a helmet was very much optional because of that...I used to say the most important skill a guy needed on the bike was the ability to shoulder...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,767
Posted By cessnadog
I came off the K1600 as well and I was worried...

I came off the K1600 as well and I was worried that I was giving up my ability to really carve a corner when I picked the Adventure. I picked the adventure due to the heavier crankshaft (the GS gets...
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