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Forum: Equipment Yesterday, 08:09 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,040
Posted By TuonoBiker
Lol. True that! Just picked up my 3 week dose...

Lol. True that! Just picked up my 3 week dose of amoxicillan today for a bite I found monday morning. Freakin ticks are the worst out here! Last year in spring gobbler season I had 15 crawling on...
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By TuonoBiker
For sure! The RT is probably one of the...

For sure! The RT is probably one of the lightest, uber comfortable touring bikes on the road.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2015, 06:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 857
Posted By TuonoBiker
Heavy compared to what? Give us an example of...

Heavy compared to what? Give us an example of another 2-up, long- distance, travel motorcycle that weighs in around 600 pounds road-ready.

They might be heavy compared to sportsbikes and...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 04:20 PM
Replies: 11,475
Views: 2,267,708
Posted By TuonoBiker
Its annoying that HD has been doing that for...

Its annoying that HD has been doing that for years...and my fancy (ok, not a fancy wethead) BMW doesn't...someday maybe.

:freaky
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,040
Posted By TuonoBiker
I agree totally - all I was saying was out of the...

I agree totally - all I was saying was out of the two options, I'd go shotgun.

Personally, I wouldn't carry anything. Not that I'm opposed to it, but just wouldn't want the hassle...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2015, 10:52 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,040
Posted By TuonoBiker
That guy was a loon. Anyone that does what he...

That guy was a loon. Anyone that does what he did will, sadly, meet a similar demise.

Yeah, bears can be snarly creatures - from what I've seen, one that's determined enough, is not going to...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2015, 10:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,373
Posted By TuonoBiker
Yeah, same here. :D I'm sure they'll get...

Yeah, same here. :D

I'm sure they'll get to it soon. Keep us posted!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2015, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,373
Posted By TuonoBiker
That almost seems too easy - would they use a...

That almost seems too easy - would they use a thermostat that fails closed on a bike? I guess its possible...in the automotive world, aren't they mostly by-pass thermo's and fail open.

Anyone...
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2015, 05:09 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 5,040
Posted By TuonoBiker
I never heard of such an idea....how small does...

I never heard of such an idea....how small does this all pack down? It's interesting, for sure. There would have to be lots of testing using the bike's battery....and what if you go dead? Do you...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2015, 05:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,373
Posted By TuonoBiker
Any word on your GSA yet? Were you able to get...

Any word on your GSA yet? Were you able to get it scheduled for the shop?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-04-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,373
Posted By TuonoBiker
Sorry to hear about your misfortune with a brand...

Sorry to hear about your misfortune with a brand new bike. I'm sure the dealer will get it squared away pretty quick.

This sort of answers my curiosity about how far these bikes could go without...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2015, 07:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,274
Posted By TuonoBiker
Jim, What's your mileage interval and lubricant...

Jim,
What's your mileage interval and lubricant suggestion? Im coming up on 24k miles....figure I should maybe lube the splines this time around.
Forum: Equipment 03-31-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 48,451
Posted By TuonoBiker
Red bone? Man, gotta ask: arent you worried...

Red bone?

Man, gotta ask: arent you worried about dog funk in your tent? Especially a hound? We let our g.shorthair in the tent once......once.

Awesome tent!

:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2015, 07:42 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Oh yeah. I'm sure Rob just found it laying in...

Oh yeah. I'm sure Rob just found it laying in the corner, dusted it off and handed it over. You have the luck of an
Irishman...you sure your name isn't Paddy O'Toole.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2015, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Huh...that hermys must have quite the inventory...

Huh...that hermys must have quite the inventory of Altrider products.

:beer
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2015, 09:26 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,303
Posted By TuonoBiker
I rode a loaner 1200RT last week and was having...

I rode a loaner 1200RT last week and was having similar issues until I realized I just wasn't used to the bike's shifter setup in relation to my riding boots. The problem was all me....I wasn't...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2015, 12:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,365
Posted By TuonoBiker
The overwhelming response to your question is...

The overwhelming response to your question is more evidence to me that TT has NEVER sold a seat.

I remember considering the TT Comfort Breathable seat for my R1200 GSA and when searching the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-17-2015, 10:47 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 275
Posted By TuonoBiker
Intermittent RLOD 2012 GS Adventure

EDIT: Here's the short version:

- took off the tank and dashboard
- installed a new headlight unit
- installed new shocks
- put humpty dumpty back together again

Red Light of Death came on...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2015, 03:28 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Looks great!!!! Michaux SF?

Looks great!!!! Michaux SF?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2015, 11:40 AM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Looks good Jdub! Did you squeeze a 150 tkc on...

Looks good Jdub! Did you squeeze a 150 tkc on the back?


:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2015, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
I had a bit of a backorder to wait for, but soon...

I had a bit of a backorder to wait for, but soon as they arrived, I shipped my shocks out. They arrived on a wednesday sometime, work was done on Thursday and they had them shipped out Friday with...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
My stockers had 22k on them and started to show...

My stockers had 22k on them and started to show some sag...no leaks or anything though. I had thought that I would replace them after the 2015 riding season...waiting one more season just in case I...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Fitted my new Wilbers WESA shocks last night and...

Fitted my new Wilbers WESA shocks last night and got out for a short 18 mile jaunt. Rain and fog today so I didn't ride far. TTomorrow looks better so hoping to get out for a longer ride.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 6,423
Posted By TuonoBiker
I just did this rear brake service on my 2012 GSA...

I just did this rear brake service on my 2012 GSA with 22k miles. I found everything to be in perfect order: Clean and well greased from the factory. I promise you the bike has been further than...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-04-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,272
Posted By TuonoBiker
Yes. Which also adjusts preload on the front...

Yes. Which also adjusts preload on the front shock.

My shocks are at Ted Porters awaiting conversion to Wilbers ESA. Very anxious to get them back and mount them up!
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 06:57 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Nah, wayyy overrated! Pulled the shocks,...

Nah, wayyy overrated!

Pulled the shocks, sending them on a solo trip west to CA for a visit with Ted Porter. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 05:59 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Got rid of all the spare parts and extra...

Got rid of all the spare parts and extra weight....:evil


http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w485/ADVRiderPA/20150208_153437_zpsmh0gypdo.jpg...
Forum: Equipment 02-07-2015, 07:48 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,430
Posted By TuonoBiker
Define lightweight...

Define lightweight...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 06:13 PM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Lmao!!! Hmmm...sorta what I woulda...

Lmao!!!



Hmmm...sorta what I woulda thought too, but its never been above the top ring on the sight glass...

Mine is a wretched oil burner, maybe I got ambitious on a top-off, but I'm pretty...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 08:21 AM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
Found this...

Is this normal in my '12 GSA airbox?

http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w485/ADVRiderPA/20150202_170836_zpsai2x2vej.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 06:32 AM
Replies: 8,226
Views: 4,297,773
Posted By TuonoBiker
Sure - its bad enough I'm jonesing to go on a...

Sure - its bad enough I'm jonesing to go on a road trip and you post a pic of a loaded bike, ready-to-go!!! It was 1 lonely degree F this morning....no riding for me anytime soon.

Great pic!!!...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 740
Posted By TuonoBiker
Figured I'd reuse an existing thread to give Sena...

Figured I'd reuse an existing thread to give Sena Customer Service a two-thumbs-up rating.

I have a SMH10 that received a bent pin somehow last year. I thought I could get luck and use a small...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 09:21 AM
Replies: 8,226
Views: 4,297,773
Posted By TuonoBiker
Glad she didn't lose the finger!!! Now,...

Glad she didn't lose the finger!!!

Now, you should bring up in conversation, in the most serious tone of voice possible...."Man, honey, I'm so glad you didn't lose your finger in that...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,553
Posted By TuonoBiker
Oh yeah, we're high-faluten' up here in PA...:D ...

Oh yeah, we're high-faluten' up here in PA...:D I'm in northern Lancaster, glad I'm not any closer to Philly!!!

BTW, WV is probably my favorite state to ride in...those hills of west virginia...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 07:25 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,553
Posted By TuonoBiker
Location must certainly play into things...I have...

Location must certainly play into things...I have rider and pay $612 / year:
1- 2012 BMW GSA - $243
2- 2006 Duc 999S - $369

Same limits/coverage/deductible as you have. For 100 bucks more,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 6,649
Views: 1,191,067
Posted By TuonoBiker
I've pulled all the bits off the front of the...

I've pulled all the bits off the front of the bike to get at the stock ESA shocks. Thinking of sending them to Ted Porter to make them into Wilbers ESA.

now if I can only figure out if that top...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2015, 06:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By TuonoBiker
Oooh.....completely forgot about that site. ...

Oooh.....completely forgot about that site. D'OH!

Thanks.

I got the bars removed.....just went ahead and started pulling bolts. That site will help get it back together.

:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2015, 04:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 279
Posted By TuonoBiker
2012 GSA OEM Engine Guard removal

I'm removing the OEM engine guards on my '12 GS Adventure...any tricks? Just start pulling the bolts? Also, anyone have the torque settings handy for reinstallation?

Doing a bunch of searches,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2015, 12:49 PM
Replies: 8,226
Views: 4,297,773
Posted By TuonoBiker
Yeah, I don't think I'd prefer the lid facing...

Yeah, I don't think I'd prefer the lid facing outwards w/ a semi-permanent mounted box. Its real quick to insert the key, spin the lock to the open position, lift the latch and the box pulls right...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2015, 11:27 AM
Replies: 8,226
Views: 4,297,773
Posted By TuonoBiker
Thanks! Red ones are definitely the best. ...

Thanks! Red ones are definitely the best.

I can't take the credit for the boxes as I bought it from a forum member back in '12. Its a pretty good setup though. Helps keep some of the clutter...
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