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Forum: Airheads 07-02-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 14,594
Posted By Madman1
50 mpg. 95R100RT. Dual plugged. Mostly 30 min...

50 mpg. 95R100RT. Dual plugged. Mostly 30 min commuting.
Hans
Norway
Forum: Airheads 05-19-2014, 09:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
Disston; good picture of tool. The Norwegian BMW...

Disston; good picture of tool. The Norwegian BMW club used to have most of the special tools for members to borrow. I'm checking on that.

Garthg; I was aware of most of what you write, and I'm...
Forum: Airheads 05-18-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
I have ordered the correct bolts, old ones not...

I have ordered the correct bolts, old ones not available I believe. Dealer wrong about the washers, won´t use them. But I´ll double check the parts #.
If threads are messed up, I might ¨force¨ the...
Forum: Airheads 05-18-2014, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
The rear transmission cover got beat up at the...

The rear transmission cover got beat up at the very bottom, 1 small piece knocked off. Very small, sealing the boot not affected. Seems like all tiny, tiny pieces got trapped in the boot.
...
Forum: Airheads 05-18-2014, 05:16 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
ME 109; If I don´t see any more damage, that´s...

ME 109;
If I don´t see any more damage, that´s tempting.

Somehow will try to make sure the inside of the swingarm is clean. It´s downhill towards the tire, will flush through the drain hole.
And...
Forum: Airheads 05-17-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
Front of the boot off. 1 loose bolt, 2,3 and...

Front of the boot off. 1 loose bolt, 2,3 and finally the 4th bolt. All loose laying at the bottom of the boot!
Trans rear cover looks OK, you can feel some scrathces.
After I take the swing arm...
Forum: Airheads 05-17-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
Yes, I'll start with that. Can hardly wait. Right...

Yes, I'll start with that. Can hardly wait. Right now I am at 41K', just west of Amsterdam. But in 90 min. I'll be at Trondheim Airport. 1 hr after that I'll take a peak, and report back.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 05-17-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
ccmickelson; thanks for a long comment, I...

ccmickelson;
thanks for a long comment, I probably need to do it that way.

Padmei;
Correct, rubber boot not off. Due to work just had to leave the bike. Coming home at midnight tonight. Will...
Forum: Airheads 05-16-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
Exactly. Bike already parked in my garage by...

Exactly. Bike already parked in my garage by helpful brother with trailer.
I hope there is no damage, and that I'm able to do the job by just removing the rubber boot.

Jim K in Pa; Tusen takk!
...
Forum: Airheads 05-16-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,219
Posted By Madman1
95RT-"driveshaft bolts"

I've unscrewed those 4 bolts connecting the gearbox to the driveshaft, due to repair work after crash in 2005. Bike back on road in 2010. I recall reading there were issues with reusing them. I used...
Forum: Airheads 11-06-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,422
Posted By Madman1
¨HID conversion kits that stuff an HID bulb in a...

¨HID conversion kits that stuff an HID bulb in a standard reflector¨
That´s what I´ve.
I found the Stern page, thanks.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 11-05-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,422
Posted By Madman1
Alternator then, the original. Those above...

Alternator then, the original. Those above mentioned bulbs are HID xenon.
Again, I thought with led bulbs being more and more common, there is one made for H4, and H7, which is the socket in those...
Forum: Airheads 11-05-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,422
Posted By Madman1
LED head light for 95RT

I´m running 35W xenon for my headlight. Also 2 of the same in my pop-out lights. They are on with high beam only.
105W all together, generator barely keeping up with it.
Are there any led options...
Forum: Airheads 02-06-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,537
Posted By Madman1
Here is also one ...

Here is also one

http://www.silent-hektik.com/BMW_Oel_Therm.htm

Hans
Forum: Airheads 12-09-2012, 01:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 736
Posted By Madman1
Those are rare. One set was for sale in the US...

Those are rare. One set was for sale in the US for $ 500, about 2-3 years ago. It was almost new.
I bought it. Put them on my 95 RT. Got them painted in the right paint. Installed xenon, run them...
Forum: Airheads 11-24-2012, 03:33 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,885
Posted By Madman1
I experienced something similar. After asking...

I experienced something similar. After asking some doctors, one came up with what was correct in my case.
I got knocked out. When that happens, the last 5-7 seconds has not made it to the harddisc...
Forum: Airheads 06-06-2012, 02:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Madman1
I had not mounted the vent hose correct. Will do...

I had not mounted the vent hose correct. Will do some measurements on how much the system draws. January issue of BMWON mention it in the Parkhouse article. The valves on a 95 might be better than...
Forum: Airheads 06-03-2012, 05:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Madman1
I was draining the tank, soon gas flow slowed...

I was draining the tank, soon gas flow slowed down. Got rid of the bend in the vent hose, flow restored. I think problem is solved. That drain hose need to work properly, lesson learned for me....
Forum: Airheads 06-03-2012, 03:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Madman1
The vent line was hard to mount this time, ended...

The vent line was hard to mount this time, ended up in a 90 degree bend. So I´ll correct that. I don´t fully understand the system, but I thought venting came through the fuel cap also.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2012, 03:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Madman1
Thanks, will look into that. Hans

Thanks, will look into that.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2012, 01:23 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,080
Posted By Madman1
95 R100RT - shed fuel supply

I have a problem that comes and goes, bike will run for a while, then run on 1 cylinder is seems like, and than stop.
During the winter a got the bike dual-plugged, and also fitted a SilentHektik...
Forum: Airheads 04-30-2012, 02:55 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
I put the pod together. Those 74-XHP are bright....

I put the pod together. Those 74-XHP are bright. The warning light that´s going to stay on for a while, the long beam, I would recommend the 74-B.
...
Forum: Airheads 04-29-2012, 04:02 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
I put in some of the led´s today. For the...

I put in some of the led´s today.
For the ¨pod¨;
In the corners I put in WLED-G5. They just fit the opening. On one of them I needed to bend the wire on the bulb outward, so it hit metall in the...
Forum: Airheads 04-13-2012, 02:27 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,968
Posted By Madman1
I´ve ¨decarboned¨ my 95 RT twice, second time not...

I´ve ¨decarboned¨ my 95 RT twice, second time not many miles after first one. I think amount of carbon was the same second time. So maybe it gets up to a certain amount fairly soon, and stays there?...
Forum: Airheads 04-11-2012, 12:03 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
For the oil, neutral and high beam telltales, I...

For the oil, neutral and high beam telltales, I think 74 - R/G/B HP.
For the tach/odo., WLED - G5.
Last, for the turn light, WLED - G4.
The rest I wrote about earlier.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 04-08-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
No Kisan, think I´ll get this; ...

No Kisan, think I´ll get this;
http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-bin/store/index.cgi?action=DispPage&Page2Disp=%2Fspecs%2FCF13GL-02.html
That should be the right one.
I´m not using the eyebrow,...
Forum: Airheads 04-08-2012, 06:58 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
For my 95 RT. Turn light; 4 X 1156-A18-T Stop...

For my 95 RT.
Turn light; 4 X 1156-A18-T Stop light; 1 X 1156-R18-T
http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-bin/store/index.cgi?action=DispPage&category=CAR&Page2Disp=%2Fspecs%2F1156-x18-T.htm

Rear...
Forum: Airheads 04-01-2012, 03:57 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 4,558
Posted By Madman1
Parts end up in oil pan on a 95 airhead. I have a...

Parts end up in oil pan on a 95 airhead. I have a 95 RT that I thought was bulletproof!
Hans
Forum: Old's Cool 03-21-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,917
Posted By Madman1
I just checked, the rear light and brake light...

I just checked, the rear light and brake light bulb have the same base.
Hans
Forum: Old's Cool 03-20-2012, 01:23 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,917
Posted By Madman1
The brake light bulb is identical with the turn...

The brake light bulb is identical with the turn light bulbs, both dimension and strenght. I'm away right now, but rear light is smaller. Base of bulb might be the same, will check Thursday.
Hans
Forum: Old's Cool 03-19-2012, 04:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,917
Posted By Madman1
Yes, there are 2 bulbs. So the brake light, to...

Yes, there are 2 bulbs. So the brake light, to keep the proportions, should be about 5 times stronger than the rear light.
Hans
Forum: Old's Cool 03-19-2012, 11:25 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 8,917
Posted By Madman1
The rear light is 4W originally, brake light 21W....

The rear light is 4W originally, brake light 21W.
If you fit this

http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-bin/store/index.cgi?action=DispPage&Page2Disp=%2Fspecs%2F1157-R19W6_motorcycle_bulb.htm
...
Forum: Airheads 03-18-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
I guess these will fit the clock/voltmeter; ...

I guess these will fit the clock/voltmeter;

http://www.superbrightleds.com/cgi-bin/store/index.cgi?action=DispPage&category=755&Page2Disp=%2Fspecs%2Fba7s.htm

Hans
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2012, 02:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,412
Posted By Madman1
I found SH instructions regarding the polarity of...

I found SH instructions regarding the polarity of the stator/rotor a bit confusing. In the picture, they show the compass needle south end pointing towards the alternator. But that´s not how I...
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2012, 02:04 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 34,246
Posted By Madman1
Are there LED bulbs that will fit the...

Are there LED bulbs that will fit the clock/voltmeter too?
Hans
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,412
Posted By Madman1
I´m gonna mount the Silent Hektik ignition on a...

I´m gonna mount the Silent Hektik ignition on a stock alternator (95 RT). The instructions from SH states that an original Bosch alternator should be right.
So I checked with a compass. The north...
Forum: Airheads 03-17-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,775
Posted By Madman1
The chemical way worked. Those other methods...

The chemical way worked. Those other methods shown here probably work equally well.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 03-15-2012, 02:36 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,775
Posted By Madman1
5 days in Coke didn't do it either. I happened...

5 days in Coke didn't do it either.
I happened to get hold of ,5L ph acid.
That, and protection gogles. Tomorrow they will be clean.
By the way, the guy that helped me get the stuff, said...
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Madman1
Thanks for good advice. Will look for Novus. ...

Thanks for good advice.
Will look for Novus.
Hans
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 780
Posted By Madman1
"Rubbing" windshield

Stock 95 RT windshield, lots of fine scratches, but they are light.
Is it possible to get red of them?
Ultra fine sandpaper?
Have a nice weekend.
Hans
Norway
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