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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 05:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 431
Posted By gsapilot
After having my TKC 70's mounted I initially...

After having my TKC 70's mounted I initially thought they were mounted backwards as well. The directional arrow was pointing to the rear which in fact is correct for the direction of rotation. (I...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2015, 11:17 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,463
Posted By gsapilot
Find some lighter gas. The stuff I use only...

Find some lighter gas. The stuff I use only weighs about 6lbs/gal. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2015, 09:47 AM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
Great find! I had just about given up on trying...

Great find! I had just about given up on trying to get my playlists onto the Nav V. Very slick app.

Thanks.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-10-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
Found this on their help page: If you prefer...

Found this on their help page:

If you prefer not to rely on Furkot to suggest overnight stops, you can set End a Day to the same time as Start a Day. That will cause all automatically scheduled...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,507
Posted By gsapilot
I'm really happy with this from BMW: ...

I'm really happy with this from BMW:

http://forums.bmwmoa.org/showthread.php?35499-BMW-TrinkPak-Hydra
(not my post)
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
Most likely not a factor, but another thing to...

Most likely not a factor, but another thing to consider is that the slipper clutch doesn't allow for as much engine braking as with the conventional clutch.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2015, 11:54 AM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
Agree. Too bad we can't use Google maps with the...

Agree. Too bad we can't use Google maps with the Nav V.

As far as Basecamp and routing is concerned, wouldn't it make things a lot easier if you could stipulate which roads you wanted to travel on...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
Garmin's product support is terrible, especially...

Garmin's product support is terrible, especially for the mac. Even the page with the instructional videos is inop. Anyone able to view these videos?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
Unfortunately, there doesn't appear to be....

Unfortunately, there doesn't appear to be. Besides the map, it's my most used page. I also believe it's a safety issue, as you have to remove your hand from the grip.

If we ALL complain to Garmin...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2015, 09:06 PM
Replies: 2,665
Views: 376,074
Posted By gsapilot
You should be able to find the routes you...

You should be able to find the routes you uploaded under Apps/Trip Planner.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,217
Posted By gsapilot
I think we're jumping the gun here. It's only...

I think we're jumping the gun here. It's only been a little over a year since this problem surfaced. Judging by BMW's history of (not) responding to known issues, expect a resolution in another 2 to...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,662
Posted By gsapilot
My "heated" grips appear to have two settings:...

My "heated" grips appear to have two settings: Off, and slightly warm. (BMW refers to them as 50% and 100%). To associate the term "heat" with the grips is a complete misnomer.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 520
Views: 139,004
Posted By gsapilot
Wouldn't be surprised if it was strictly to avoid...

Wouldn't be surprised if it was strictly to avoid any potential legal issues.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2015, 08:31 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,217
Posted By gsapilot
It takes three strong men to attach the right...

It takes three strong men to attach the right side case to my '14 GSA.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
I find the GSAP is more well suited to when I...

I find the GSAP is more well suited to when I choose to ride more aggressively - higher rpms and higher speeds. Don't use it much in low speed city riding.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2015, 10:09 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
BTW, just had a quick glance at your 2013 Europe...

BTW, just had a quick glance at your 2013 Europe trip. Outstanding! The D600 and 24-85 is a great travel combo in the hands of a skilled photographer.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2015, 09:50 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
pt. 2:

pt. 2:
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2015, 09:49 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
In case your manual doesn't cover it, here's...

In case your manual doesn't cover it, here's BMW's operating info:
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2015, 09:24 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
That's it. I think you'll be glad you got it. :D ...

That's it. I think you'll be glad you got it. :D

Just don't tell your sales rep.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
Your picture is a little too dark to tell. If you...

Your picture is a little too dark to tell. If you have GSAP it will look like this:
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 6,877
Views: 1,277,689
Posted By gsapilot
Talking What's not to like? Welcome to the club....

What's not to like?

Welcome to the club. :thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2015, 02:14 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,872
Posted By gsapilot
I too went the PlastiDip route and agree with...

I too went the PlastiDip route and agree with your assessment concerning the durability (or lack thereof). I plan on having everything powder coated and am curious if you removed the PDip yourself or...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-20-2015, 08:08 PM
Replies: 726
Views: 99,957
Posted By gsapilot
Mine was $575/$50 & $100 +tax. Money well...

Mine was $575/$50 & $100 +tax.

Money well spent. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,932
Posted By gsapilot
From the guys that make the GS-911 device: "The...

From the guys that make the GS-911 device: "The newer ECUs also have a limit on the amount of times they can be reprogrammed (13 if memory serves me correctly)."
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,366
Posted By gsapilot
You mean to tell us you didn't order the optional...

You mean to tell us you didn't order the optional second fan? :wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2015, 09:06 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,932
Posted By gsapilot
If I knew which issues these updates addressed I...

If I knew which issues these updates addressed I could stroll into my dealer and complain that my bike was having problems in each of those areas. Maybe it's just me, but I always like to have the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 8,674
Posted By gsapilot
Pretty straightforward instructions for the water...

Pretty straightforward instructions for the water boxer from the owner's manual:

To ensure that the display of the engine oil level is correct, only check the oil level with the engine at...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 07:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,125
Posted By gsapilot
Congrats on the new bike. In regards to the...

Congrats on the new bike. In regards to the gearbox, a) give it 1000 mi. or so to break in, and b) make sure your shift lever is adjusted properly so that you are fully engaging the next gear. Even...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 06:51 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,711
Posted By gsapilot
What a bunch of BS. We need to find the technical...

What a bunch of BS. We need to find the technical data in regards to the heated grips. I'm sure the German engineers specified an exact temperature that the grips should attain in both the high and...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 11,621
Posted By gsapilot
The only difference concerning installation...

The only difference concerning installation between the GSW and GSAW is the forward brackets - the center stand pivot pin installation is the same for both bikes, (and as you have found it really...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 08:17 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,002
Posted By gsapilot
I must say, that's an awfully good looking...

I must say, that's an awfully good looking scooter. :thumb

BTW: Do you feel comfortable leaving the Nav V installed while parked?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 07:54 PM
Replies: 392
Views: 26,662
Posted By gsapilot
Dear BMW Motorrad: We (2013/2014...

Dear BMW Motorrad:

We (2013/2014 R1200GS/R1200GSA owners) want our heated grips to actually provide some heat. Either that or change the description to read "grip semi-warmers."

Still amazes me...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2015, 03:44 PM
Replies: 134
Views: 11,002
Posted By gsapilot
Sorry to hear about your misfortune. Any damage...

Sorry to hear about your misfortune. Any damage on the left side where it was apparently hit? Also, any chance of a security camera in the area?
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2015, 03:27 PM
Replies: 6,877
Views: 1,277,689
Posted By gsapilot
Sounds like recycling the ignition should reset...

Sounds like recycling the ignition should reset the onboard power socket. The rider's manual states that if the maximum loadability (5amps) is exceeded, the onboard sockets are switched off. Fuses...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 7,321
Posted By gsapilot
Let us know what your results are. :D

Let us know what your results are. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2015, 07:32 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 7,321
Posted By gsapilot
Center stand or side stand? Use whichever works...

Center stand or side stand? Use whichever works for you. How about neither? Or both?

There is, and never will be, any empirical data suggesting one is better than the other. Life's all about...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 6,877
Views: 1,277,689
Posted By gsapilot
Did you review your DVD prior to accomplishing,...

Did you review your DVD prior to accomplishing, as I did? :rofl

I mistakenly added the entire jug of oil and now it appears to be overfilled. I guess I'll have to make a mess and drain a bit. (I...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2015, 07:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,590
Posted By gsapilot
Thanks. I guess we need to find out at what temp...

Thanks. I guess we need to find out at what temp the red "coolant temp too high" light illuminates.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,590
Posted By gsapilot
Can't find any mention of this in the 2014 GSAW...

Can't find any mention of this in the 2014 GSAW manual.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2015, 05:02 PM
Replies: 6,877
Views: 1,277,689
Posted By gsapilot
Nice! Shows what the big Pig can do in the hands...

Nice! Shows what the big Pig can do in the hands of a skilled rider. (You sure it's a Pig? Sounds more like a Panzer) :D
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