ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 121
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Surfer
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 2,453
Views: 437,697
Posted By Surfer
Do you have ESA? It looks like there is already...

Do you have ESA? It looks like there is already a small piece of plastic with a sensor for ride height behind it.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 388,925
Posted By Surfer
I get some backfiring if I really downshift and...

I get some backfiring if I really downshift and engine brake. Not sure if it's normal or not.

Check to see if the howling noise changes based on lean angle. My tires make a ton of noise on...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Nav - V froze tonight

My nav locked up while heading home this evening. The audio stuck at "keep left". The screen continued to respond, but the audio went "eepleft eepleft eepleft eepleft"

I pulled off the road and...
Forum: The Garage 01-29-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,837
Posted By Surfer
Prototype wanted?

Anyone want to take a stab at project for me? I'm looking for a quick way to occasionally use throw over soft panniers on a 2014 R1200GS. All I really need is a way to keep them from laying on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,733
Posted By Surfer
I like the Givi 3D603 Tanklock Tank Bag...

I like the Givi 3D603 Tanklock Tank Bag (http://www.givi.co.uk/soft-bags/Tank%20Bags/3D603%20TANKLOCK)


Pops on/off with one lever.

http://media.givi.it/Prodotti/foto/3D603.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 210,660
Posted By Surfer
Soft Pannier - frame

I've got a set of these - http://www.nelsonrigg.com/store/product.aspx?pid=457

Does anyone make a soft pannier frame for a R1200GSW that is quick on/off? I rarely use the panniers and don't like...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 388,925
Posted By Surfer
Mine does it as well - cruising at 75 my engine...

Mine does it as well - cruising at 75 my engine temp slowly climbs to 200, then drops to 180.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-16-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Nope, I updated the maps to 2014.30 when...

Nope, I updated the maps to 2014.30 when released. I just had not looked at the optional updates before.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Found this while doing the update tonight. ...

Found this while doing the update tonight.

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-psViYUAHTmk/UtdjgdjzNtI/AAAAAAAAO1g/4r1eTREv6ew/s800/Screen%2520Shot%25202014-01-15%2520at%25208.43.22%2520PM.png
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 19,041
Posted By Surfer
Yup, just read the earlier post of this link -...

Yup, just read the earlier post of this link - http://www.f650gs.crossroadz.com.au/Diagnostics/DiagsCable.pdf

Pins 7&9 are CAN on the K1600. I'll put an o-scope on mine tonight and see if I "CAN"...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2014, 09:09 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 19,041
Posted By Surfer
Nah, we're on the same page. I'd bet that BMW...

Nah, we're on the same page. I'd bet that BMW added CAN pins to the diagnostic port.

When cars in the US were required to support CAN as a protocol on the ODB port - most just added the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-02-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 19,041
Posted By Surfer
Anecdotal - from a hardware site "Stephan...

Anecdotal - from a hardware site

"Stephan says:
November 22, 2012 at 6:53 am
Hi,
I was seeking for something prebuilt at that time as I had no experience with CAN before, but then it turned out...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-26-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 388,925
Posted By Surfer
My only problem so far- The position of the...

My only problem so far-

The position of the heated grips and mode buttons should be reversed.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2013, 06:36 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,876
Posted By Surfer
Ouch. It looks like something they slapped...

Ouch. It looks like something they slapped together after a few pints. :freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2013, 02:06 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,747
Posted By Surfer
Dunno - I was thinking about a valve check.

Dunno - I was thinking about a valve check.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-21-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,747
Posted By Surfer
I would start the conversation very...

I would start the conversation very non-confrontational. They may be charging an extra hour labor for removing/reinstalling the aftermarket crash guards.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2013, 07:57 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,876
Posted By Surfer
:ear :ear :ear

:ear :ear :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 11-20-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 9,747
Posted By Surfer
$300. $100 parts and $200 labor. I'm going...

$300. $100 parts and $200 labor.

I'm going to let the shop handle it until the warranty expires. :deal I did all the work on my strom, I just have to budget for a nice set of Torx tools now.:cry
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2013, 08:19 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Well, the 3597 protector showed up. Apparently...

Well, the 3597 protector showed up. Apparently the Zagg guy doesn't know his own product. It is 131x72, and designed to cover the display and frame around it.

Looks like a bit of a trim, but...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2013, 08:36 PM
Replies: 2,150
Views: 592,697
Posted By Surfer
Another one loose in the bay area. ...

Another one loose in the bay area.

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-dwPQxmISSjA/UoAvgSPxcnI/AAAAAAAAOrU/ZdqZj_7zEJM/s400/IMAGE_11.jpg

If I had a better camera you could see the valley under...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Oh, and has anyone found a quick way to raise it...

Oh, and has anyone found a quick way to raise it up and inch or so? It does cover the top of the tach.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2013, 09:24 PM
Replies: 2,364
Views: 287,295
Posted By Surfer
Okay, my new 1200GS showed up, and I sprung for...

Okay, my new 1200GS showed up, and I sprung for the Nav V.

What mount do I need to use this thing in my truck?

Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2013, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 139,126
Posted By Surfer
Stopped by the dealer on Friday. Mine is on a...

Stopped by the dealer on Friday. Mine is on a truck somewhere in the US. Hopefully have it by next weekend.:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2013, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 139,126
Posted By Surfer
You guys are making me want to bug my dealer. ...

You guys are making me want to bug my dealer.

I have a production number and 112 status, no VIN yet.
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2013, 11:55 AM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,379
Posted By Surfer
I've got a pilot road 3 on order for the rear of...

I've got a pilot road 3 on order for the rear of my wee-strom. I'll try to shoot video when it shows up.
Forum: Equipment 04-02-2013, 12:56 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,379
Posted By Surfer
Is it time for the dog-pile already? :lol3 ...

Is it time for the dog-pile already? :lol3

My rear tire is getting really square, and I'm hoping I don't get into the cords before this thing shows up. :eek1
Forum: Equipment 03-20-2013, 10:12 PM
Replies: 950
Views: 118,379
Posted By Surfer
To quote my kids - "Are we there yet?" :lol3 ...

To quote my kids - "Are we there yet?" :lol3

The big question - is it going to show up before the cords on my rear tire? :eek1



thanks again...
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2012, 03:21 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,699
Posted By Surfer
I moved my spreadsheet to google docs - then used...

I moved my spreadsheet to google docs - then used their "create form" on it.

Now I have a bookmark on my phone that allows me to fillout mileage, # of gallons, and price. It gets auto-matically...
Forum: Equipment 07-29-2012, 07:54 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,224
Posted By Surfer
The cheap ram mount works well. If it rains, I...

The cheap ram mount works well. If it rains, I zip tie a baggie over it.

GPS - copilot USA was $15 or so and doesn't need a data connection, all maps are stored on the phone

Starwalk - +1
...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-03-2012, 07:09 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 54,024
Posted By Surfer
IT Hiring

I'm looking for IT folks for SolarCity - Office is in San Mateo.

Over the next couple of months, I need -

An Experienced Sysadmin/Network guru (win2k8, vmware, exchange 2010)
A handful of...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-22-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Nope. That button enables/disables the tracking...

Nope. That button enables/disables the tracking feature. Without the tracking subscription, you only have OK/Help/911.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-28-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
I'll finally verify that this seems to be fixed -...

I'll finally verify that this seems to be fixed -

I used my connect for 2 days, then left the batteries in it after doing the 1.3 upgrade. I fired it up today and used it all day - still on the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-31-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Very interesting - I just updated my spot connect...

Very interesting - I just updated my spot connect from 1.2 to 1.3 -

With firmware 1.2 - After inserting the batteries, my multimeter would read a steady 2.5mA of current

With firmware 1.3 -...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-21-2011, 01:26 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
I should have some time this weekend to setup a...

I should have some time this weekend to setup a test and let it run.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-19-2011, 09:32 AM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Yup, exactly what I see with my connect. I...

Yup, exactly what I see with my connect. I checked with a multimeter - the spot connect is drawing 2.65mA when "off".

Energizer lists their batteries at 3000 mAh, so that works out to 47 days. ...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-10-2011, 12:40 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Spot Connect Battery life

One thing I've noticed compared to my old spot one -

Batteries go dead during tracking about twice as fast.

Batteries go dead in about a month with the unit powered off.

Anyone else noticed...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-12-2011, 09:34 AM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Okay, got it here on a workbench - The unit...

Okay, got it here on a workbench -

The unit doesn't fully power up, but the microprocessor is reachable.


MSP430-USB Example:

Product ID: 0x0010
Vendor...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-12-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Nope, didn't power up. I haven't poked around...

Nope, didn't power up. I haven't poked around with batteries in it to see what Vid/Pid it shows up on the USB bus.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-11-2011, 08:11 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Nope, nothing in their on-line faq either.

Nope, nothing in their on-line faq either.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 04-11-2011, 07:32 PM
Replies: 3,546
Views: 598,877
Posted By Surfer
Spot connect comes with a USB cable. And there...

Spot connect comes with a USB cable. And there is a USB connector in the battery bay.

What for? :ear
Showing results 1 to 40 of 121

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 08:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014