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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 03:26 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,595
Posted By burbansk
Welcome

:clap Hello Peak2Peak, Do all the above mentioned plus the LH Chain Tensioner Update if it has not been done already. I have a 2000 Mandarin Yellow 1150 GS and I doubt that I will ever part with her....
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
New line length

AllBlak, The new Spiegler line seemed kind of tight ( Short ) but it did fit with the rear wheel hanging off the center stand so I am " ass "uming that it is Ok. Were you thinking that there might be...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
Thank You

Thank you Dan, I will try that when I get home from work today. Bruce.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
tjt94, Yes I am bleeding at the ABS as well as...

tjt94, Yes I am bleeding at the ABS as well as the caliper fitting ( bleeder ). Did you use a Mytee vac pump? I read in some threads that you should not use it on the ABS. Thanks, Bruce
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
1150 GS Rear Brake Bleeding Question

Fellow GS Riders, I need some help with my rear brake on my 2000 1150 GS with ABS. Last weekend I changed my stock brake lines over to stainless steel Spieglers. I had no problems bleeding the front...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-07-2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 752
Posted By burbansk
Thumb Good Shock

I had one on my 1988 Honda NX 650. It seemed like a very good shock and the price did'nt break the bank either. I have a Ohlin on the back of my 1150 now and I need to replace the OEM shock in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2014, 09:40 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,035
Posted By burbansk
Yellow and Black

I would like to see them bring back the Mandarin Yellow with a Black frame and trim. Bumble Bee Edition.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,579
Posted By burbansk
Keep Looking

I agree with all the above. Lots of rusted fasteners, I would liked to have seen the bike before they detailed it for sale. Plus the skid plate has the crash bars welded to it. Might make for some...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2014, 09:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,411
Posted By burbansk
For the record

So far I have done all my own work except for tire and wheel balance. I paid my local BMW Dealer ( Southeastern MI. BMW ) for that because I do not have the equipment.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 362
Views: 160,447
Posted By burbansk
Are you making anymore?

Quaddawg, Any interest in making anymore pegs? I think you did a great job on yours and would love to put a set on my 1150 GS. I could send you my stock pegs and of course pay you or make a donation...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,372
Posted By burbansk
Wicked More Colors

I wish they would bring back the Mandarin Yellow that was on the 2000 model. Now that the new GSA has a aluminum fuel tank there is no reason why BMW could not introduce some cool automotive metallic...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-02-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,286
Posted By burbansk
Y-Pipe

Does anyone know how they sound with a Y-pipe instead of the cat with a stock muffler. I was thinking of going that route. My wife rides with me alot ( pillon ) so I dont want it to loud but a low...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 481
Views: 55,524
Posted By burbansk
You #uc$

Just kidding, Thats GREAT congrats on the new bike and teasing all of us wanna-bees. GOD I cant wait till its my turn! Have fun with it.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-28-2014, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10,500
Views: 3,452,871
Posted By burbansk
Excellant Pics

Hello, We were there at Easter time on a Mandarin Yellow 2000 GS. Where in Southeastern Michigan are you? I live in Luna Pier close to the Ohio border..There are a few 1150's running around down...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By burbansk
Ram Mount

I used the Ram handle bar mount. It rests on the cross bar pad. Looks good. Also thank you Laurel Perry On Land for the owners manual
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2014, 04:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 419
Posted By burbansk
GS-GPS Hook Up

Hello All, I just purchased a nice used Garmin Zumo 550 and was wondering where other 1150 GS riders hooked up the power and the ground. I already mounted it to the handlebars and routed the wiring...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-24-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,339
Posted By burbansk
Internet?

Oh come on guys if its on the internet it has to be real! LOL:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 09:49 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,498
Posted By burbansk
Do it!

You should do it, that way you won't get on the wrong bike at Starbucks. LOL Just kidding if you like it why not. You should see my tool box at work I must have a 100 stickers on it.:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 779
Posted By burbansk
Fast Idle

I agree with the above. Leave the fast idle switch ( choke ) on until you see one or two bars on the temp gauge. My 2000 does the same thing when she is cold and I turn the fast idle switch off to...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,637
Posted By burbansk
Why Wont I Sell My GS

Because I have wanted one since 1999 and 2 years ago I finally found the right one ( 2000 Mandarin Yellow GS ). I love her, my wife loves her. Hands down the best motorcycle I have ever owned. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-02-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,192
Posted By burbansk
1150 gs

I own a 2000 1150 GS. Have had her for over 2 years now and no complaints. Sure there are a few things you should do to them ( Stainless Steel Brake Lines, LH Tensioner Update, Rear Seal and Bearing,...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,168
Posted By burbansk
Thumb ADV Motorrad

I know that this might not be what you are looking for but Holan Nomada Pro's are great panniers, fit and finish right up there with the best and ADV Motorrad was a GREAT company to buy from IMHO.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-05-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 167
Views: 16,380
Posted By burbansk
Not for sale!

I don't care how much you offer me you can't have my 2000 1150GS. It's not that I would'nt love a new water-head, but I just don't think the new bikes have the look of the late 90's to early 2000's....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 626
Posted By burbansk
More Info

I would like to know more also. I just purchased my new set and will be installing them this weekend. I also am very glad to hear that they stand behind their product. Thanks for the info.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,677
Posted By burbansk
Laugh Welcome!

Welcome to the Big Boys, Lots of good info here ( Hall of Wisdom ) Change all the fluids, air filter, fuel filter, maybe even new brake pads. Then go out and ride. This machine is alot different than...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 04:30 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,889
Posted By burbansk
More T/B Info...Please

Good going Def, Sounds like you take care of Bob like I take care of my Big Girl ( Das Mule ). Let us know what you find out on the throttle bodys. I need to look at mine to, pretty sure it has never...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-30-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
Forget the question

Just pulled my rear seal to replace it and found the big bearing in pieces. 2 weeks before our big trip and it looks like another rear end failure. If there is anyone out there who had the same...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By burbansk
2000 1150 GS F/D Oil Seal Question

14 months ago I did a spline lube, checked my rear ( Big ) bearing and replaced the oil seal. Everything seemed fine for over 5,000 miles and then today I seen a very small drip on the rim under the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2014, 09:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,239
Posted By burbansk
Laugh Where did you get them?

Taunt, Where did your wife get the stickers at? I have been looking for a nice set for my new panniers. Oh and by the way just put on the ones from your current ride that way you will have to go back...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 275
Posted By burbansk
Beemer-Fax

Hello all, Does anyone know if there is a way to look up my 2000 1150 GS Vin# and see what work has been done to it in the past ( sort of like a Car-Fax for motorcycles ). I am the third owner of...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 10:53 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,055
Posted By burbansk
More Info

Mr Annoying, Looking forward to seeing your "Garage Queen". She sounds alot like my girl ( 2000 1150 GS ). Mandarin Yellow, Holan Nomada panniers on the sides, Hepco Becker up top, H.B. crash bars,...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,055
Posted By burbansk
I Know!

I would say $3,999.99. Who do I make the check out to? Just kidding, please post some pics I might be interested in another one I love these bikes. Bruce:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By burbansk
More Help

Mike, I have looked into the spark plug holes with a bore scope and the tops of the pistons did look pretty carbon up. How would you suggest cleaning them? Also I do burn 93 octane fuel almost all...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 07:00 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By burbansk
Cam Tens. Update

Guys, I forgot to mention that I have already done the cam chain tens. update and change my oil probably more than I should. Bruce
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 05:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 467
Posted By burbansk
2000 1150 GS LH Cyl. Head Noise

Fellow 1150 riders, Upon hard excelleration at higher speeds in 4th and 5th gear it sounds like there is a rattle coming from the left side cylinder head. It does not do it at any other time and runs...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,217
Posted By burbansk
Ride Now

Sorry to hear about your 4 legged family members. I know its hard, I went through it to. But they are up in heaven running around with God now. I dont think we can take our bikes to heaven so you...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 7,254
Posted By burbansk
2nd in line

Steptoe, If Def does not take them I would be interested if you will ship them to Michigan. Thanks, Bruce
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-12-2014, 07:11 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,387
Posted By burbansk
Be There Soon

Thanks for the report Maverick NC. The wife and I are leaving Michigan Good Friday morning. Will be at the Two Wheel Inn in Robbinsville that night. Riding the Dragon Saturday morning. So far the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2014, 10:03 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,488
Posted By burbansk
Tensioner?

Did you replace the origional LH Cam chain tensioner with the updated one. I believe in the Halls of Wisdom their is info on it.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By burbansk
GS 1150 Rear Turn Signal Mod.

Hello, Has anyone had to modify their rear turn signals after installing aftermarket panniers ( Holan Nomada Pro ) ? They need to be shortened up a little because they stick past the mounting racks....
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