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Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2012, 01:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,525
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Had the same problem on mine and the valve got...

Had the same problem on mine and the valve got stuck fully closed and the bike would not start. You can remove the exhaust quite easily and the flap should spring open. However, the servo might be...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,665
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I have seen them a couple of times. Look good but...

I have seen them a couple of times. Look good but expensive. I think 350+ in the UK. Dealer has to install them because I think some reprogramming is involved. Get some FF50s with HID. Cheaper and...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2011, 10:40 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,157
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I'm getting 47-48. If I keep it below 4,000 rpm I...

I'm getting 47-48. If I keep it below 4,000 rpm I once got up to 52. But very boring!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2011, 10:37 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,434
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Ard Cases

The Jesses are a bloody fortune over here in the UK :eek1. After all it is just a box! Have a look at ardcases.co.uk. Might be a bit tricky but just got mine and they are great.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2011, 09:53 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,919
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Had mine about 12 months no problem. I cut out...

Had mine about 12 months no problem. I cut out the bottom of my tool tray. Only problem I had is that I used multistrand wire which would vibrate out. So I would use a single core or dip the ends in...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,106
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Nippy Normans in the UK

Nippy Normans in the UK
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2011, 01:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,516
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I have a 60L from another company that is useful...

I have a 60L from another company that is useful for tents but I find the 31l Ortleib is just right.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2011, 01:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 730
Posted By Northlondoncookie
How about driving it?:evil

How about driving it?:evil
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2011, 01:39 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,821
Posted By Northlondoncookie
+1 Just finished doing 2,000 miles on my bike...

+1 Just finished doing 2,000 miles on my bike through Europe. I use a MSR fuel bottle and carried 750m and used it all. I didn't fill it up cause I guess oil (not as much as gas) can expand in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2011, 06:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Thanks Jim. I'll have to drive it first and go...

Thanks Jim. I'll have to drive it first and go get some milk (160 miles or so).
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2011, 01:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I ended solving this myself. For those that do...

I ended solving this myself. For those that do this - M8 5/16 bolt from B&Q (for those in the UK) does the trick. If you take out the air assembly you are able to snug a bolt in there and torque it...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2011, 03:25 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Tank bolt not snug

When putting my 2010 gs tank back on one of the m8 tank bolts won't torque up. You can't pull the bolt out without turning it but it does not feel snug. Likely got stripped putting back in. I have...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2011, 10:32 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 936
Posted By Northlondoncookie
A fix for you

http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthread.php?t=261110

good luck!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 454
Posted By Northlondoncookie
ZFE Module 2011 bike

Wiring up a friends bike today (2010 GS) with a Starcom and we took the tank off to run the wires underneath. On the main control module (ZFE) he has another module with a "F" on it that my 2010 GS...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,477
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Varios are ok. Just buy a pair of Kathy's and...

Varios are ok. Just buy a pair of Kathy's and you'll be fine. Jesses, Verns, TT all nice but that is alot of fuel money!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2011, 12:12 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
2010 Starcom installation

As you can see with a low seat you can run wire on top of the frame under the seat.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2011, 12:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Nice install. Do you not find the seat bounces by...

Nice install. Do you not find the seat bounces by removing the rubber stop?

I installed a Starcom in a friend's bike today. Man lots of cable. I found it was easier to run all the cable under the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2011, 02:01 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Those positaps are neat. Very expensive over here...

Those positaps are neat. Very expensive over here may have to get some next time I am back yonder.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2011, 01:55 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
My dealer in the UK said it was a no no to cut...

My dealer in the UK said it was a no no to cut into the diagnostic socket. If you have a Sat Nav I used the live lead tapped into the accessory socket under the beak after the OEM wiring. In case you...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2011, 11:21 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I don't like my tool tray. But I like the...

I don't like my tool tray. But I like the Starcom, Fuzeblock and Radio in there now. :D

http://www.ukgser.com/forums/showthread.php?p=2640764#post2640764

The BMW emergency card takes up much...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2011, 10:53 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,433
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I think it depends on you and your helmet how far...

I think it depends on you and your helmet how far you sit, arm length. I'm contemplating adding some Nippy Norman Winglets on the side as well.

Edit: Have ordered the Winglets
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2011, 11:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Thanks Gadget from one Canuck to another.

Thanks Gadget from one Canuck to another.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2011, 10:24 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 878
Posted By Northlondoncookie
How to remove a 2010 GS Tank?

Hi - With fog lights and comm system my dealer suggested removing the tank and running wires underneath the tank along the electrical loom. Found posts for the earlier models of the GS. Mine is a...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-19-2011, 12:23 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I cut out the entire middle part of the tool tray...

I cut out the entire middle part of the tool tray and retained the shape. I stack a radio, starcomm and fuzebox in the tray. Need to tidy the wiring but seems to work ok. I used a Dremel to cut out...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Scott noticed that you took out the rubber...

Scott noticed that you took out the rubber dampner from the tool tray that keeps the seat from bottoming out on the lock brackets. Any problems?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 11:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,750
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Very good bar. "> 2008" means the above 2008...

Very good bar. "> 2008" means the above 2008 since the mounting holes are different. The bar is very robust and if I recall he includes shipping but may be wrong. Installed in 2 minutes.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,750
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Migsel bar only way to go and the preferred...

Migsel bar only way to go and the preferred choice in the UK.

http://www.migsel.com/store/index.php?_a=viewProd&productId=60
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 10:15 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 9,659
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I got rid of the shelf in the tool tray and stack...

I got rid of the shelf in the tool tray and stack things in the box. Be careful not to remove the rubber dampner otherwise you will go bounce bounce bounce. Depending on whether you have a low or...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 10:11 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 16,919
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Nice install. I have a low seat on my GS so not...

Nice install. I have a low seat on my GS so not sure it would go there. Also good idea to have that there with the rain? Have mine under the tool box. I dremeled out the top part of the tool box and...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 10:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,433
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Just fitted an AF330 and IMHO it is the best add...

Just fitted an AF330 and IMHO it is the best add on for the bike. Doing 60mph in the rain in London with my mask open. No turbulence and not a rain drop in my eye will moving. Just enough breeze to...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2011, 10:06 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,632
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Plastic BMW ones are good with SW Motech crash...

Plastic BMW ones are good with SW Motech crash bars. The upper part of the bike is largely plastic and easily replaced. Besides you want to make it lighter not heavier!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,460
Posted By Northlondoncookie
I bet he sat at the front of the class and always...

I bet he sat at the front of the class and always put his hand up.

My 1p would be the rear bung protector from Touratwat or Wunderlust.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By Northlondoncookie
After many tries it was a very dodgy ballast that...

After many tries it was a very dodgy ballast that decided to work one time and not the next! At least I know what it is but very frustrating.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2011, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Have tried removing the battery as per the dealer...

Have tried removing the battery as per the dealer advice and charging overnight. Getting 13.6v from the battery off the bike and 14.6 when she is running. The dealer is picking the bike up as he is...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-12-2011, 03:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Hi Robert. I am a global nomad a Canadian/British...

Hi Robert. I am a global nomad a Canadian/British who lives in London and once lived in Chicago and Australia. So I speak all sorts.

The low beam (dipped) comes on and then turns off right away...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-12-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By Northlondoncookie
Help: 2010 GS Low Beam Shuts off after startup

Before I call dealer anyone had this problem? This starting happening today when you start the bike the dipped beam comes on and then switches off. Main beam works. Using HID 35W kit and I have...
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