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Forum: Equipment 12-22-2012, 07:03 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,220
Posted By JohnTz
I just got one when I was on a work trip in...

I just got one when I was on a work trip in Frankfurt. It is wonderful. I wear an Arai large and the Schuberth large fits me like a glove. Perfect fit and finish. The new aerodynamics should make it...
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 6,777
Views: 1,565,696
Posted By JohnTz
That is really nice looking! Anyone have any idea...

That is really nice looking! Anyone have any idea what this beast will cost?
Forum: Orange Crush 09-17-2012, 06:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,712
Posted By JohnTz
Guys thanks for the replies. I decided to go for...

Guys thanks for the replies. I decided to go for the tried and true 990 since I already have a superbike and I am looking more for an adventure tourer for the long rides.
Forum: Orange Crush 09-15-2012, 05:28 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,712
Posted By JohnTz
990 adventure buy now or wait for new model?

So what are your thoughts on the current model vs the new upcoming one. I am trying to decide wether I buy a new 2012 or wait for the new one. I am more interested in reliability and utility vs....
Forum: Orange Crush 09-13-2012, 05:14 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,857
Posted By JohnTz
Those WINGS look like the right answer. Did you...

Those WINGS look like the right answer. Did you guys have to do any remap to run them?
Forum: Vendors 07-19-2012, 04:47 AM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 534,379
Posted By JohnTz
yes and they do a great job!

yes and they do a great job!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,801
Posted By JohnTz
Awesome company and the USA guys rock. Order away.

Awesome company and the USA guys rock. Order away.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2012, 01:29 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,001
Posted By JohnTz
The fact that they are not Ohlins explains the...

The fact that they are not Ohlins explains the price difference. Those Ohlins cartridges are sweet but expensive buggers.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-01-2012, 06:10 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,001
Posted By JohnTz
They look great. I am VERY interested how the...

They look great. I am VERY interested how the install goes and your ride report. I will be next to get a set if these work out well for you. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2012, 08:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,101
Posted By JohnTz
I bet a dozen doughnuts that they found a loose...

I bet a dozen doughnuts that they found a loose stick coil connector when they checked the pugs and that did the trick. Steppers would never cause this issue.

I had the exact same thing happen...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,658
Posted By JohnTz
Must be bad coil disease going around:D. I had a...

Must be bad coil disease going around:D. I had a secondary go bad yesterday at only 6K miles, replaced and all is good.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 656
Posted By JohnTz
Got it guys..bad right side secondary...

Got it guys..bad right side secondary coil....amazing how these things go bad without any warning and at such low mileage. Everything back to normal HP2E bliss now. :norton
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2012, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 656
Posted By JohnTz
help diagnose - engine cuts out under heavy throttle

Guys can you give me some suggestions where to look.

2006 HP2E

Runs and idles great. 6K miles. No problems.

Today it started cutting out under heavy throttle application. I can rev the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2012, 07:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,001
Posted By JohnTz
Yes the twalcom are about 2800 bucks i think,...

Yes the twalcom are about 2800 bucks i think, that is why I am curious of the fast bike ones are the same.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2012, 07:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,001
Posted By JohnTz
That is the amount I saw a year ago. That's allot...

That is the amount I saw a year ago. That's allot of pounds :huh and that is when I stopped looking at them. The picture you showed look identical. If you can get them for 899 bucks I am in.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 02:46 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,569
Posted By JohnTz
+1 I have one and know of three others. All...

+1

I have one and know of three others. All of them never needed a rear trans seal.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 02:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,372
Posted By JohnTz
Damn those are sweet!

Damn those are sweet!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2012, 02:42 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 9,001
Posted By JohnTz
I looked at them a year ago but the price was way...

I looked at them a year ago but the price was way more than 1K. I would give them a try for that amount.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 01:22 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,608
Posted By JohnTz
Thanks, I have Jim's DVD. I have been doing my...

Thanks, I have Jim's DVD. I have been doing my own valves for many years. I know how and have had great results. The question is if anyone knows how sensitive the adjustment is. i.e. how good is good...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 12:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,608
Posted By JohnTz
Sensitivity of the valve adjustement procedure?

So for those with alot more experience than me. I have always done my own valve adjustments. Spending huge amounts of time and being very anal that they are set perfectly.

My buddy who is an...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-04-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,645
Posted By JohnTz
I'm glad it worked out. Make sure your valves are...

I'm glad it worked out. Make sure your valves are adjusted before you do the sync.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,645
Posted By JohnTz
If you hear noise with the clutch in (disengaged)...

If you hear noise with the clutch in (disengaged) then it is something else. Whe the clutch is out (engaged) it spins the trans input shaft and the idle pulses rattle the stationary gears since the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-02-2012, 04:08 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 13,645
Posted By JohnTz
This noise is normal and is usually not the...

This noise is normal and is usually not the clutch but the transmission gears rattling when in neutral and the bike is idling. When is the last time you set the valves and did a throttle sync? A...
Forum: Vendors 11-21-2011, 04:43 AM
Replies: 204
Views: 41,166
Posted By JohnTz
These seem like the way to go for me. Can someone...

These seem like the way to go for me. Can someone recommend a source for the clear turn signal lenses to compliment the led inserts?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,203
Posted By JohnTz
Can someone please post or point me to the...

Can someone please post or point me to the installation instructions for the Weisers?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2011, 06:40 AM
Replies: 4,433
Views: 1,913,967
Posted By JohnTz
Here is a picture with the PhotonBlasters...

Here is a picture with the PhotonBlasters mounted. Work great.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 4,433
Views: 1,913,967
Posted By JohnTz
Mike I just installed the booster plug and it...

Mike I just installed the booster plug and it works great. Noticeable and significant improvement in the throttle response. My bike has always run lean since I have the akra on it but with the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,794
Posted By JohnTz
The bike is under warranty. Take it into the...

The bike is under warranty. Take it into the dealer. Changing tires could not give you a engine check light.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 4,433
Views: 1,913,967
Posted By JohnTz
Losper can you comment on the install. I just got...

Losper can you comment on the install. I just got the plug and it looks like it will be a very tight fit between the plug and the tank. Did you have to lift the tank to get it on?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2011, 09:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,049
Posted By JohnTz
Does anyone know the color coding for this plug?...

Does anyone know the color coding for this plug? I am looking to pick off some power for leds. Which one of these is the hot wire and which is the ground?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,489
Posted By JohnTz
Does anyone know the color coding for the wires...

Does anyone know the color coding for the wires going to this plug? I want to put a set of photon blasters on my HP2 and wanted to pick off power from here. Thanks for any insite
Forum: Vendors 10-28-2011, 04:51 AM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 534,379
Posted By JohnTz
All this talk about the free...

All this talk about the free shirt/cap...Woody/Troye where is mine? :huh
Forum: Vendors 10-28-2011, 04:44 AM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 534,379
Posted By JohnTz
All this talk about the free...

All this talk about the free shirt/cap...Woody/Troye where is mine? :huh
Forum: Vendors 10-24-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 3,102
Views: 534,379
Posted By JohnTz
Guys I know this doesn't need to be said but I...

Guys I know this doesn't need to be said but I just got a new HP2 rear SM rim from Woody using his Superlite hub/superlace configuration and all I can say it is a work of art. Just perfectly...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-17-2011, 05:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 650
Posted By JohnTz
Des anyone have the Marzocchi manual PDF for the...

Des anyone have the Marzocchi manual PDF for the Hp2 forks. I can't seem to find it anywhere. Thanks in advance.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-07-2011, 07:14 PM
Replies: 4,433
Views: 1,913,967
Posted By JohnTz
Oil in FD amount?

Guys what is the now correct amount of oil to put in the FD after a change. Is it 180ml or 230ml as shown on the repair CD that came with the bike? Thanks for your answers.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2011, 03:15 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 27,891
Posted By JohnTz
Just received mine!..What a wonderful little...

Just received mine!..What a wonderful little tool. Thank you for making this baby. Also thanks for the incredibly fast shipping!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 847
Posted By JohnTz
+1 this will save allot of fustrating times with...

+1 this will save allot of fustrating times with the hp2..the stock battery is crap.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,865
Posted By JohnTz
Congrats brother!!!! Enjoy the machine. It...

Congrats brother!!!! Enjoy the machine. It doesn't get much better than the HP2.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,424
Posted By JohnTz
The BMW tool is only 14 dollars from A&S...makes...

The BMW tool is only 14 dollars from A&S...makes life easy and worth the cash.
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