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Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-05-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 1,420,369
Posted By IND GS
I will be riding again this weekend on various...

I will be riding again this weekend on various terrain. Let's see how the new shock/seal holds up. I was thinking of adding a shocksox to cover the seal area but I don't think it's necessary. We'll...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-03-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 1,420,369
Posted By IND GS
The dealer is replacing the complete shock as...

The dealer is replacing the complete shock as visual inspection shows particles of sand and dirt in the shock tube. My last trip was on a very muddy and loose gravel surface. Cleaning the bike was...
Forum: Moto Bellissima: All Other Dualsports 02-03-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 6,736
Views: 1,420,369
Posted By IND GS
Skyhook suspension leak !

It finally happened. I have 13 touring S and just came back from a weekend ride. While cleaning I noticed the right shock ( its the one with the skyhook cable) was wet and confirmed with a rag that...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2012, 04:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,940
Posted By IND GS
I had the same issue with my 09 GSA at 1000kms....

I had the same issue with my 09 GSA at 1000kms. It happend after hitting a large pothole and I thought the seal were bad. But I was told during the delivery the seals were packed with some kind of...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,702
Posted By IND GS
I have the touratech skidplate which I bought...

I have the touratech skidplate which I bought before the bmw one was available Had in on my GS and moved it when I got my GSA. No problems whatsoever and is quite solid.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2012, 02:16 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,318
Posted By IND GS
I went from a 07 GS to a 08 RT and now 09 GSA. I...

I went from a 07 GS to a 08 RT and now 09 GSA. I only had the RT for about 6 months and did only one road trip. I missed the long travel suspension of the GS and the GS-GSA are more nimble in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2012, 09:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,108
Posted By IND GS
thanks guys...This is exactly what I was looking...

thanks guys...This is exactly what I was looking for.....Now ordering time....
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2012, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,108
Posted By IND GS
GSA inner case

After having a mishap with my GSA case due to the width, Im thinking of installing a case which mounts inside of the bracket. I've seen one before but cant seen to remember where the link was. It a...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2012, 12:25 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,839
Posted By IND GS
The BMW workshop in my area has the tools to...

The BMW workshop in my area has the tools to synchronize the new RDC unit. I dont know how he did it but will ask and see whether how it was done not by an authorized dealer.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2012, 12:35 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,839
Posted By IND GS
Finally replaced the front RDC unit and is now...

Finally replaced the front RDC unit and is now working properly. If I had to do it again I would go without RDC. It's nice to have but having a habit checking tire pressure every week works for me. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-19-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 20,933
Posted By IND GS
The fuzeBlok looks very well made. I have a...

The fuzeBlok looks very well made. I have a centech that I have moved from 3 bikes i had in the past. 07 GS - 08 RT and now to my 09 GSA...haven't had any problem so far....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,460
Posted By IND GS
Here in Indonesia, the GSA cost about 55k...

Here in Indonesia, the GSA cost about 55k including taxes of 20k (import tax, luxury taxand VAT) plus annual taxes of about $450......:cry
Forum: GS Boxers 01-13-2012, 02:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,839
Posted By IND GS
Thanks fo the info guys ..but unfortunately...

Thanks fo the info guys ..but unfortunately without a dealer here im lost. I havent changed tires yet. Is there someway to deactivated the RDC ? Or again its only dealer activated or deactivated...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2012, 10:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,839
Posted By IND GS
RDC problem

My RDC (tire pressure sensor) failed and got the orange triangle warning on the dash. First the front sensor could not get a reading (----) and then the rear went out with an orange triangle warning...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 415
Posted By IND GS
If you do remove the tank make sure you dont have...

If you do remove the tank make sure you dont have a full tank. Because of the weight it will be a pain to remove and install again. Might need a second pair of hands to help.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2010, 08:11 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,665
Posted By IND GS
We both avoided big potholes and meet in th...

We both avoided big potholes and meet in th middle of the road. No one was hurt and I paid for the cucumbers. Wasn't going that fast either but the pannier was bent and the mounting was bent as well....
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2010, 07:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,665
Posted By IND GS
GSA vs cucumber....

I recently went on trip with some friends which included a pair of GS' including my GSA and a group of ducati bikes. The camera on the front of a friend's GS managed to catch me clipping another...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2010, 10:16 PM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 244,259
Posted By IND GS
I also did the HID upgrade to the low and high...

I also did the HID upgrade to the low and high beam of my 09 GSA. The first time i strarted up the engine I got the lamp error. The light went on momentarily and then off. I have to repeat the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2010, 08:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,470
Posted By IND GS
My bike has all the options ABS, ESA, ASC, TPM...

My bike has all the options ABS, ESA, ASC, TPM but not the factory alarm. I don't have the delivery sheet at the moment. It came with Tourance tires. So if i dont notice it, what the purpose of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2010, 04:00 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,470
Posted By IND GS
Enduro transmission

I just picked up a '09 GSA and was going through the owner manual and noticed that the enduro transmission is an option. How do I know if mine has the enduro transmission (1st gear) ?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2010, 02:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 773
Posted By IND GS
GS to RT to GSA

After having a '07 GS with the various problems (antenna ring, fuel pump relay, malfunctioning ABS) I sold the bike for a slightly used '08 RT. The RT is loaded with all options ESA, TPM, ASC,...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2009, 08:44 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 424
Posted By IND GS
HID and canbus

I have HID installed on my '07 GS both on the high and low beams. I also have them on my hella micro fogs with no problems. I recently picked up a '08 R1200RT and intend to install the HID's in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-28-2009, 03:47 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By IND GS
Cry The bike was imported from Germany. I live in...

The bike was imported from Germany. I live in Indonesia. There are no BMW mottorad dealers here. Only BMW vehicles. They even sell the newest 7 series but no motorcycles. I cannot claim for the part...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2009, 08:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By IND GS
Yes the ABS pump should be under warranty. The...

Yes the ABS pump should be under warranty. The problem is that the dealer is about 2000 miles away. I dont have dealer support where I live. I am currently putting in a claim for a new pump.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2009, 11:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By IND GS
GS to RT

I just picked a slightly used '08 R1200RT (loaded with Radio, CD, ESA, TPM, heated grips, seats) in addition to the '07 R1200GS in my stable. Now I am leaning to sell the GS as I have the RT. I know...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2009, 09:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 761
Posted By IND GS
I have the same problem on my '07 GS. If the...

I have the same problem on my '07 GS. If the light is on that means that you have no ABS. I am having it checked this week and let you know how it goes. I suggest that you bring your bike into the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2009, 08:46 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,202
Posted By IND GS
Thanks Jim for the clarification. So it looks...

Thanks Jim for the clarification. So it looks like when changing the rear pads unless the sensor was opened, no contamination could get into the sensor. I'll take a look again tomorrow just to be...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2009, 07:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,202
Posted By IND GS
Thanks Jim, I also have both your DVD's. I dont...

Thanks Jim, I also have both your DVD's. I dont recall seeing changing the brake pads as part of you instructional video's, so could I trouble you for a picture of the ABS sensor ?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2009, 09:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,202
Posted By IND GS
Thanks for all the suggestions. Can someone show...

Thanks for all the suggestions. Can someone show me the ABS sensor on the rear brake ? Could it be when they removed the rear pads, some dirt got onto the sensor and made the error signal ? Some pics...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2009, 06:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,202
Posted By IND GS
I recently replaced the battery and what is funny...

I recently replaced the battery and what is funny is that the ABS light only came on after braking hard. In the morning it would start fine and able to ride off, no ABS light.

I dont think its...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2009, 07:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,202
Posted By IND GS
ABS Failure (Arrgh!!)

I recently had the rear pads changed on my GS ('07 non servo) and after riding around the block the ABS light (red) was on. I tried riding and brakes seem fine but no ABS available. Hooked up the GT1...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2009, 06:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,100
Posted By IND GS
I was doing a u-turn in heavy traffic when it...

I was doing a u-turn in heavy traffic when it died on me, luckily i was riding in a group and was helped to the curb. Can I confirm the part number for the fuel controller is 16147720776 ? I am in...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2009, 06:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,100
Posted By IND GS
Now that's the problem, there are no dealers...

Now that's the problem, there are no dealers around as I bought my bike overseas. I've heard about the fuel pump relay problem and would probably need to souce the parts from Singapore, where i got...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2009, 10:23 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,100
Posted By IND GS
Laugh broke down (again!!)

After 2 EWS failure, my GS broke down again. I was reving up to 5k and suddenly the engine stalled (like there was a fuel cut off) and finally died. It started up again, but died shortly thereafter....
Forum: GS Boxers 09-09-2008, 11:11 PM
Replies: 8,231
Views: 4,315,591
Posted By IND GS
'07 Gs

Mine....'07 GS on a recent tour..have added h&b tank guard and hella micro de fogs converted to HID....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,794
Posted By IND GS
Since I have most of the upgrades on my GS...

Since I have most of the upgrades on my GS already minus the tank, it seems that a 1 year old GS upgrade to ta GSA might not be worth it at all . Afterall I have added
1. Engine Guards
2. Sargent...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2008, 02:52 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,794
Posted By IND GS
Well I would be asking the same question....is it...

Well I would be asking the same question....is it a worthy upgrade, I understand the GSA is heavier, but has the 30L gas tank also. I ride only occasionally so I probably wont miss the extra fuel....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2008, 09:50 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,794
Posted By IND GS
GS to GSA?

I have a early 07 GS, and was recently offered a brand new '08 GSA, and really considering the upgrade and always wanted the GSA. Has anyone ever done the switch ? Is it worth the upgrade ? You guys...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2008, 04:02 AM
Replies: 3,254
Views: 343,803
Posted By IND GS
What is the correct part # for the antenna ring...

What is the correct part # for the antenna ring ending with # 247 ? I did a search at Chicago BMW and did not get any results. TIA
Forum: GS Boxers 05-04-2008, 02:58 AM
Replies: 3,254
Views: 343,803
Posted By IND GS
I had the same problem with the EWS (3 times) and...

I had the same problem with the EWS (3 times) and bought the antenna at performance motors. Unfortunately both parts I got their failed and now am using the antenna i sourced from the USA. I believe...
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