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Forum: Thumpers 12-02-2014, 07:08 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Eds

Great! Thanks for the EDS site and review. Can you give me a little more info. Did you order the KTM or the universal lites, ? You said you used the relay , what about the wiring harness? Do we...
Forum: Thumpers 12-01-2014, 09:20 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
front turn signals

Has anyone found a replacement turn signal for the front. Mine broke when someone hung a Lite extension cord on it. I guess it doesn't take much so I figure someone else has replaced theirs,...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2014, 11:19 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Bar bends

Wayne I agree with you 100%. Lots of people have ask whats the clostest thing out there and it's hard to know since you can't find a published specification on the stock bars so that's why I sent...
Forum: Thumpers 11-18-2014, 06:29 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Handlebar Bends info.

Wayne this is some insight you have ask for on your site but I thought everyone here might be interested too. After removing to replace my bars I laded them beside several other and measured the ones...
Forum: Thumpers 10-01-2014, 06:40 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Hot start issue

I think I'd use my 3 year warranty and just call them to come pick up the bike with road side service because it won't start. After a few of these I bet they decide to fix it under warranty. Its...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2014, 06:55 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Thumbs down hot start issue

MyLast Bike.......I'm sorry to say but you are getting the same run around many of us have gotten from our dealers. When i bought my bike i wanted to be sure the fix was done before i took it home,...
Forum: Thumpers 09-10-2014, 07:18 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
brakes

EBC HH here also.:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2014, 08:19 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
sprocket

Is anyone running 15/49? if so how do you like it. It would seem to be a good combo right between the 15 / 47 I now run and the 14 / 47 some people run.:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 08:21 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
wheel balancing

I always balance my wheels if on a bike I use a lot on the street. but never on a dirt race bike or other bike used only for off-road, on My Sertao I use a portable balancer that i can carry on the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-12-2014, 08:12 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
turn single

while your at it you might want to look at replacing the bulbs with LED ones. I did this a year or so a go and they are really much brighter and improve safety .:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 08-06-2014, 06:43 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
switched power

I hooked up the same socket you have to the switched wire running the small headlight bulb( the one used for a front parking light) It has worked really well for a couple of years now. I use it to...
Forum: Thumpers 01-22-2014, 04:50 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Air filter

I am running a TWIN AIR but I bought the last one they had in the US about 6 mo ago. I don't know if they have more now or not but I don't think so. I was told this was just a one time make. It has...
Forum: Equipment 01-15-2014, 08:37 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
February

Yes my dealer said he expects the hi vis to be on his February shipment.:clap
Forum: Thumpers 01-15-2014, 06:41 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Gas range

Gas millage for me always checks between 60 and 70 mpg depending on how bad i want the better mileage, usually 63 to 65. Range is always better than 200 miles and I expect to be safe going to 220. My...
Forum: Equipment 01-14-2014, 06:32 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Question Really quite

Seems not much new here?
Forum: Thumpers 01-06-2014, 08:02 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Touratech problems

Yes I find this to be a common problem with touratech products. They don't seem to put much effect into making sure their products fit as well as they could. Some times I think they have never...
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2013, 06:32 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
Merry Christmas

Hope everyone has a merry Christmas and thanks to everyone who regularly shares information here. :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-23-2013, 06:29 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
Side stand

I have been thinking about grinding mine too so I think I'll follow your lead. The 1/16 is a good guide to go from. Thanks for the two replies. :rofl
Forum: Thumpers 12-22-2013, 02:22 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
Side stand issues

Just a FYI reminder. Yesterday when I parked the bike in the driveway on the side stand it fell over and broke the clutch lever along with scratching up the plastics in a number of places, bending...
Forum: Thumpers 12-12-2013, 07:41 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
front tire

the 3.25 tire works fine on the stock 1.6 wide front rim.:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 11-25-2013, 07:41 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
WP forks

In reguards to the WP, yes they do have the 2 5MM marks. I have 3 bikes with WP's and run all 3 at 10MM up. As you know these start with a lot more travel and the bike rake is a lot different...
Forum: Thumpers 11-23-2013, 07:33 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Fork tubes

At 12mm up If anything I feel the bike handles better at high speed ( that's if you want to call 95-100 high speed).
Where it really helps is off-road and in the twisties. But not much change...
Forum: Thumpers 11-22-2013, 08:12 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
front forks

I have mine set 12mm above the top clamp and no problem. somewhere on these threads people have gone a lot further up than that without a problem. From looking at the marks on the tubes after hard...
Forum: Equipment 11-15-2013, 07:00 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Question 2nd year hi viz

Does anyone know of any changes to the 2nd year Hi Viz? Also the next shipment seem to be due in February, will these be the 2nd years or the first?
Forum: Thumpers 11-13-2013, 06:08 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
rev limiter

If you ever doubt the Sertao has a rev limiter just try doing a good wheelie .:rofl
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2013, 07:54 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
CTDan

I installed Pivot Pegz over the weekend on my '13 Sert. and now my foot won't fit between the peg and the gear lever.

While on the Touratech website (I think that's the gear lever I want), I...
Forum: Thumpers 11-01-2013, 06:44 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
rick mayer seat

Boy i like the looks of that rick Mayers seat. Could you give us some info on it. Cost, I guess it was built to fit you so what was the info taken to build it. Im wondering if we knew the info...
Forum: Thumpers 10-25-2013, 12:01 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
SW tank bag question

dunc59 could you tell me which SW tank bag you have in the picture mounted to the red gs? I like it!
Forum: Thumpers 10-22-2013, 06:41 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Thumbs down starting problem

Don't think the stronger battery alone will help much with the starting. When I was getting the run around from my dealer and they kept blaming the battery and not addressing the issue I installed a...
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2013, 06:19 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Thumb battery

I too run the Shorai LFX14L5-BS12 and it has worked well. some problems when very cold but that should not be a problem for most.
I have not relocated the regulator but it is not that hot here...
Forum: Thumpers 09-17-2013, 10:29 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Question Oil plug

Is the oil plug a magnetized one or not. I'm getting ready to do my 6000 mile oil change and will buy one if it does not have one allready.
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2013, 12:37 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
Just sharing info.

Dazz I don't think most of us are bashing BMW or our Sertao. We are sharing our experiences with the bike in order to help each other. If we hated the bikes we would not be wasting out time reading...
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2013, 06:47 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
torance tires OEM

In reguards to the oem Torance tires I only got 4500 miles till the back tire was slick and about 500 miles past where it should have been replaced. the front is still going at 6000 miles and will...
Forum: Thumpers 08-19-2013, 07:32 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
taillight bracket

The rear support bracket is really a must if you do ANY offroad or even gravel. I was riding with 3 bikes like ours and 2 of the 3 had their rears brake off. one lost the taillight not to be found...
Forum: Thumpers 08-05-2013, 07:16 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
safety

Last week I followed a Dakar across the dragon. Two things stood out to me asI followed. One I was supprised at how dim our taillights are even when the brakes are on. The second thing was the bike...
Forum: Thumpers 07-25-2013, 06:56 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
different rear tire size ?

Has anyone tried a sightly different tire size on the rear? I'm interested in the anakee lll but it does not come in our size. Looks like I might have to use the 140 80 17 if i go with this tire....
Forum: Thumpers 07-17-2013, 05:11 PM
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Posted By Bronson1
12 volts GPS

I spliced into the parking light wire for the small bulb in the headlight so now my gps is switched. A GPS only draws less than 1 amp.
Forum: Thumpers 05-20-2013, 05:45 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
brakes

Nylon it sure sounds like air in the system to me. I'd bleed them again till it feels right.
Forum: Thumpers 05-16-2013, 06:37 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
seat

If you still need the seat I have a new (replaced with a tall seat after about 200 miles) that I'll take $100 plus shipping for. Is off my 2012 sertao.
Forum: Thumpers 05-15-2013, 10:01 AM
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Posted By Bronson1
Question Nylon

Thanks for the pictures, makes us all wish we were there. Could you give us a report on how the badlands pro is performing? I'm rying to decide rather on not to buy one, the heat is my biggest...
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