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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 03:07 AM
Replies: 2,735
Views: 370,119
Posted By Voz
Yes, you can feel the heavy flywheel difference....

Yes, you can feel the heavy flywheel difference. There is less noise/clattering particularly at low rpm. It feels as though the torque comes on stronger in all gear, just a little more. It is...
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 03:25 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,019
Posted By Voz
Keyless is cool. Nothing worse than putting on...

Keyless is cool. Nothing worse than putting on your gloves and then trying to find keys. I also appreciate the fuel cap opener as I stay on the bike to refuel and keep my goves on.

I did not read...
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:17 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,566
Posted By Voz
It would create a more off-road look. If I had...

It would create a more off-road look. If I had the choice I would have got black, in saying that, I am ok with silver too.

Am thinking about some black vinyl over the silver body parts, still just...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2014, 03:36 AM
Replies: 2,130
Views: 577,369
Posted By Voz
Aww come on NLS, you know I am an SW Motech...

Aww come on NLS, you know I am an SW Motech fanboy, lol.

This was my dearly departed 13.

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=21374514&postcount=490

Best looking farkles IMHO and I...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
I purchased a set of SW Motech bars for my 13,...

I purchased a set of SW Motech bars for my 13, they would not fit a 14 or 15. When my 13 blew in August I accepted a 14 as a replacement and ordered new SW Motech bars for the 14. Well, I decided to...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2014, 03:28 AM
Replies: 2,735
Views: 370,119
Posted By Voz
Thanks mate, 3.5 months GSLess, felt like an...

Thanks mate, 3.5 months GSLess, felt like an illness at the time.

Order is now restored, learning to filter over car mirrors now instead of under or next to on my departed FZ6.

Damn, this bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 12:59 PM
Replies: 2,735
Views: 370,119
Posted By Voz
I have always had my seat in the lowest position,...

I have always had my seat in the lowest position, I will get into the dealer this week sometime to look closer at this issue.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2014, 12:50 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By Voz
My bad. I assumed you would need one like the...

My bad. I assumed you would need one like the fronts, that is good news, still bloody expensive though.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By Voz
Thanks for the quote. I would prefer a second set...

Thanks for the quote. I would prefer a second set plus I am in Oz.

Funny thing is I can buy a brand new DR650 for AU$7500, compared to about AU$4600 for a second set of wheels for the GS. Think I...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,566
Posted By Voz
2015 GS picked up in Sydney yesterday, 22 Nov. ...

2015 GS picked up in Sydney yesterday, 22 Nov.

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Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2,130
Views: 577,369
Posted By Voz
2015 GS, born 24 Aug, delivered 22 Nov, Sydney. ...

2015 GS, born 24 Aug, delivered 22 Nov, Sydney.

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Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 2,735
Views: 370,119
Posted By Voz
Might be too early for this one, will see what...

Might be too early for this one, will see what the dealer says.

Picked up a new 15 GS yesterday. Compared to my 13, I am about an inch or more lower in the seat. Also, worryingly, the front shocks...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 546
Views: 64,840
Posted By Voz
Picked up a 15 GS with GSAP yesterday. 200 klm so...

Picked up a 15 GS with GSAP yesterday. 200 klm so far. I love GSAP and I also love whatever they have done to the gearbox to make it the sweetest changing, non clunking gearbox ever.

Changing...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,353
Posted By Voz
Can someone get a quote for a set of black ADV...

Can someone get a quote for a set of black ADV wheels with discs and ABS rings fitted. I am in Oz and dare not ask the local distributor as the price will be skyhigh.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
When my 13 blew up a few months back, BMW offered...

When my 13 blew up a few months back, BMW offered a new 14 replacement. I decided to wait another 3 months for the 15 in the belief that there would be lot of little undocumented...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
BMW Large. Despite the fact that I do love it and...

BMW Large. Despite the fact that I do love it and it is waterproof, the quality is terrible and I would not recommend anyone buy one.

In 18 mths ownership, the rubbery fabric on the based has...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
Wunderlich. I was skeptical that it was not tall...

Wunderlich. I was skeptical that it was not tall enough but it is perfect. It is fixed in place. I do not do much offroad/standing braking so I can not really tell you how it would be in that...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
Well, I just got back from a 200klm round...

Well,

I just got back from a 200klm round trip Sydney CBD - Galston Gorge - Wisemans Ferry - Somewhere I can't remember - Galston Gorge - Sydney CBD. The temps were up to 42c / 107F and I was in...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 03:38 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
Yes, I had a lot of mainly SW Motech farkles on...

Yes, I had a lot of mainly SW Motech farkles on my 13 GSW. They were all removed and with the exception of the crash bars & radiator guards have been or will be fitted.

The crash bars are SW...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 03:24 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
The clutch is also perfectly cool, light and easy...

The clutch is also perfectly cool, light and easy to use.

Just resign yourself to using the clutch for 12/21 unless throttle open or brakes on otherwise expect a thump.

This is also my first...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
The 12/21 is best avoided at light throttle. If...

The 12/21 is best avoided at light throttle. If you are in slow moving traffic it is a pain. It is not a showstopper but you notice it and wonder if you did something wrong.

The sound/feeling is...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 02:05 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
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Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
I was reading on UKGSer about guys who have taken...

I was reading on UKGSer about guys who have taken delivery of 15's a month ago complaining that the new water based paint on the frame is wearing down to metal very rapidly.

I had a look at the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 01:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
It definately works 1-2 & 2-1 but it is a bit...

It definately works 1-2 & 2-1 but it is a bit more of a jerk or thump as those are very low gears.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 01:15 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,995
Posted By Voz
2015 GS Gearbox. Verdict : Wow! Incredible.

Ok, so I picked up my new 2015 Arctic White GS with the black drivetrain, with all options including Keyless, GSAP & NAV V.

I am coming off a 10,000 klm 13 GSW which has not been ridden in over 3...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2014, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 536
Posted By Voz
Wheels for 15 GSW

Hi, I had spokes on my 13 and my new 15 will also have spokes.

Looking for a second set of wheels to mount some knobbies on.

I have heard of Woodys and have sent the a request for quote.

Are...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 01:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,254
Posted By Voz
The Achilles heel of the LC may well turn out to...

The Achilles heel of the LC may well turn out to be the clutch.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,279
Posted By Voz
Just for some perspective. I started riding in...

Just for some perspective. I started riding in 2012 with a Tmax 500 scooter, easy. After 3 months I wanted a bike, the largest legal learner bikes were 650's. So, I bought a Versys 650, nice bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-09-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 14,727
Posted By Voz
Had a similar thing happen to me twice on my 13...

Had a similar thing happen to me twice on my 13 GSW early into ownership. It was as if running on 1 cyl. Stop, wait, restart, go. Dealer confirmed left bank injector error code. No action taken,...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,226
Posted By Voz
Pics mate!

Pics mate!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,226
Posted By Voz
I ordered a white GS in August, it was built on...

I ordered a white GS in August, it was built on 24 August. It arrives in Melbourne on 13 Nov then trucked 1000 klm to the dealer in Sydney by about the 17th Nov then add about 2 days to add all SW...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,226
Posted By Voz
I thought GSAP was factory fitted, are you saying...

I thought GSAP was factory fitted, are you saying it is a dealer fit?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 04:19 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,002
Posted By Voz
A heavier crank is different to the previous year...

A heavier crank is different to the previous year GS's. I expect it will be a little slower revving but offer better low speed crawling which is appealing to me. I didn't mind the previous engine and...
Forum: Road warriors 11-06-2014, 04:04 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 24,204
Posted By Voz
Totally agree. The chassis is everything for me...

Totally agree. The chassis is everything for me with this bike. I am not mad about the boxer engine if I am honest. It is noisy and a little unrefined in operation and asthetically I have never liked...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 03:31 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 14,727
Posted By Voz
My 13 GSW had left hand switchgear replaced 3...

My 13 GSW had left hand switchgear replaced 3 times over 15 months.

I had to laugh last week when I visited my mate with his freshly washed brand new S1000R. Similar switches to the GS and guess...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 03:25 AM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,002
Posted By Voz
I was thinking beyond the glossy brochure options...

I was thinking beyond the glossy brochure options and more about undocumented upgraded parts, components & manufacturing processes.

In any event mine's a GS not an Adventure and there is a...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 21,002
Posted By Voz
10 more days until my 15 GS replacement for my 13...

10 more days until my 15 GS replacement for my 13 arrives. It has been about 3 months since my 13GS lost its clutch nut. Hopefully the 15 will not suffer the same fate.

I decided to skip over the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,027
Posted By Voz
Mighty fine summary. Seems like a lot of...

Mighty fine summary.

Seems like a lot of rear tyres but I guess you are riding on unsealed backroads as you say. Give your 65K Klm your average speed on those roads must be insane!
Forum: Equipment 10-31-2014, 04:59 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 315
Posted By Voz
Hi mate. I bought a Hitair Motorrad jacket a few...

Hi mate. I bought a Hitair Motorrad jacket a few years ago and can echo your comments about quality, fit etc. Mine was in a special run of 5XL jackets that they no longer do, I was thrilled to find...
Forum: Vendors 10-24-2014, 11:26 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 5,578
Posted By Voz
Ok, I will leave one unit on permanent recording...

Ok, I will leave one unit on permanent recording on my desk and see what results I get. These 64Gb micro SD cards can be a bit hit and miss depending on the device you use.

Do you have any idea...
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