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Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
What a proper R1200RT tire looks like after...

What a proper R1200RT tire looks like after chasing sportbikes all day while riding two up! This is exactly why I love this Bike! Not many bikes could handle two up in comfort all day and then...
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2013, 10:09 AM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
the previous rider is coming off of a F650, I...

the previous rider is coming off of a F650, I came off of a F800gs, and compared to these the RT does feel heavy. I have no experience with the bikes you mentioned and was answering his question...
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2013, 05:21 PM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
It concerned me as well but the RT is amazing,...

It concerned me as well but the RT is amazing, feels a bit heavy at a stand still, start it rolling and it feels lighter than the F8GS. I have ridden all types of motos and this is probably the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-06-2013, 01:21 PM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
my Philosophy with bike purchases. If you like...

my Philosophy with bike purchases. If you like it, its in your budget, Buy It! We don't get these things as investments, we get them to ride the hell outta them!
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2013, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
The New ride!

I'm happy to say I'm the new owner of this beauty! As always I cant leave well enough alone and have already started the mods. Our maiden voyage was 650 this past Sunday and wow what a difference...
Forum: Road warriors 06-01-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
Available Electrical Power

Okay, I have a 2006 R1200RT and am wondering the available power for accessories? I had a F800GS previous and it was an issue when running heated garments - lights - etc. Anyone know the power...
Forum: Equipment 05-30-2013, 11:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,467
Posted By KLRscoob
Just picked up a Monaco Carbon for myself and a...

Just picked up a Monaco Carbon for myself and a standard Monaco for my girl. This is by far the nicest helmet I have owned, and I have had them all. The finish is outstanding, and the...
Forum: Road warriors 05-28-2013, 11:04 AM
Replies: 1,996
Views: 310,429
Posted By KLRscoob
Engine Valve Cover Guards - Cant Decide - Lets See Em

I am looking for different options for valve cover protection. Can y'all post up some different options to help me decide?
Thanks in advance
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-11-2013, 05:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,307
Posted By KLRscoob
How the hell are you guys getting such great...

How the hell are you guys getting such great range. My bike is 4 years old and no matter how I ride it I never get more than 160 miles before my light clicks on. Loaded. Unloaded. Fast. Slow....
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-11-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 5,916
Posted By KLRscoob
I just upgraded to the hyperpro two way rear and...

I just upgraded to the hyperpro two way rear and the hyperpro springs and oil front. The difference was incredible. I think if you need more than these two upgrades have to offer you are on the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-11-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,703
Posted By KLRscoob
I had it sprayed with automotive paint. They...

I had it sprayed with automotive paint. They thinned out the paint to make it look like a smoked lens. Then they put a heavy duty clear coat. It looks factory and cost me $50
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-10-2013, 07:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,703
Posted By KLRscoob
http://i445.photobucket.com/albums/qq174/klrscoob/...

http://i445.photobucket.com/albums/qq174/klrscoob/89A58E33-B4D3-44B7-8668-F0B5231FC55E-2007-000003AE775B10EA_zps29ed1512.jpgI had mine smoked and cleared 4 years ago. Still looking great without...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-01-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,236
Posted By KLRscoob
Just installed bleeders in my F8GS. Wow what a...

Just installed bleeders in my F8GS. Wow what a difference. I ways thought they could use such a thing as a moto bike has. These things are the best, cheap mod you can do.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-30-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By KLRscoob
As of today I havent located anything out of the...

As of today I havent located anything out of the norm. The front of the bike is apart getting some fork mods done right now so that has been my focus. As soon as this is done its onto the back of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-28-2013, 06:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,349
Posted By KLRscoob
For hyperpro give Klaus a call at hyperpro USA. ...

For hyperpro give Klaus a call at hyperpro USA. He is great to deal with and I personally much rather support a true shop rather than some computer on eBay. And he ships from the good lo USA via...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-26-2013, 05:36 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By KLRscoob
I have checked everything for oil / lube spatter....

I have checked everything for oil / lube spatter. The bike is running fine, I guess thats what the warranty is for!!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-26-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,221
Posted By KLRscoob
Burnt Oil/Rubber smell

I have been experiencing a burnt oil smell. I can seem to locate where its coming from. It is very prominent when I get off the bike after anything longer than a 10 minute ride. I have no oil...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-20-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,884
Posted By KLRscoob
Well most moto HID systems are 35watt and that's...

Well most moto HID systems are 35watt and that's less draw than stock. The battery is most likely dyeing because of your other accessories and an old battery. Those heated jackets hog up almost...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-09-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,515
Posted By KLRscoob
I have been using a pair of 1200kv HID's in my...

I have been using a pair of 1200kv HID's in my F8GS for 4 years. No burnt out bulbs, no discoloration, no tickets, and more light than I know what to do with!
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-12-2012, 06:23 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,235
Posted By KLRscoob
It looks cool. It sounds good. And makes you...

It looks cool. It sounds good. And makes you feel good
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-05-2012, 06:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,902
Posted By KLRscoob
I just lift my whole boot like an MX bike. ...

I just lift my whole boot like an MX bike. Doesn't require much boot flex with this technique.
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-05-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 942
Posted By KLRscoob
Strange noise. Cam chain?

So I have what sounds like a loose cam chain. I have experienced a similar sound on some of my sport bikes in the past and it was the cam chain tension. I had it to the dealer and of course they...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-26-2012, 07:07 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,902
Posted By KLRscoob
I have a size 14 boot and all I did is move the...

I have a size 14 boot and all I did is move the shifter up a couple of teeth. Gives more clearance for rocks and such as well. No need for adjustable levers unless you just want to support the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 08-14-2012, 01:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,208
Posted By KLRscoob
130 D606 rear

130 D606 rear
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-16-2012, 03:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,208
Posted By KLRscoob
I have heard this mt21 front and 606 back. It...

I have heard this mt21 front and 606 back. It just goes against my grain to mix match tire brands. I'm so torn, keep using the d606's or switch it up. It's hard to switch from something that...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-14-2012, 12:37 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,208
Posted By KLRscoob
Dunlop 606 or Pirelli MT21 ???

I have ran the Dunlop 606's since the bike was a week old. Thinking of changing to the Pirelli MT21. I do alot of real off road and need a meaty dirt tire. I just want to know the feedback or...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-13-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,683
Posted By KLRscoob
planning on about 250-350 miles per day. these...

planning on about 250-350 miles per day. these are all great ideas. thanks and keep the info coming!
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-07-2012, 11:48 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,683
Posted By KLRscoob
Solvang CA. Any ideas??

We are heading north from San Diego and planning on staying in Solvang as a hub for 3 days. Anyone have any good rides that start and end from the Solvang / Lompac area??? Fellow adv riders are...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-31-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,017
Posted By KLRscoob
mount mine right off my left engine guard. the...

mount mine right off my left engine guard. the camera has very good stability properties and is perfectly suitable for this positition.
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-29-2012, 05:08 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,024
Posted By KLRscoob
2 words

Pin it !!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-22-2012, 09:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 897
Posted By KLRscoob
Checking oil

This might be a stupid question. What is the proper procedure. Dip stick in not threaded in or threaded ...??
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-14-2011, 09:09 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 15,223
Posted By KLRscoob
tires???

Anyone know what tires those are? I have been running 606's for ever and the tire they have installed looks fantastic?
thanks
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-21-2011, 09:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,240
Posted By KLRscoob
describe the noise???

describe the noise???
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-11-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,403
Posted By KLRscoob
To be honost I forgot about the bags and I never...

To be honost I forgot about the bags and I never followed up with them. I will see if I can get ahold of them and have them send pics
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-11-2011, 10:32 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 16,456
Posted By KLRscoob
why?

just wondering why you didnt just buy the F8GS? It seems it would have been a bit easier and accomplish the same thing with alot less mods? Is there something this custom will do better?
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-11-2011, 10:03 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,630
Posted By KLRscoob
I only change my own oil and it always takes...

I only change my own oil and it always takes approx 3.2qts with a filter change. As a business owner, if I have to open an additional qt, even if it is only .2qts, the client needs to be charged. I...
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2011, 04:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,603
Posted By KLRscoob
Death Valley FEB 2011

Here we go. The annual Airheads Ralley 2011. My first time the DV and first time with the airheads. I had a blast and met alot of great guys. I thank all of you that put it together and hope to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-22-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,249
Posted By KLRscoob
Should stop running the seat "cooler"!! Whats...

Should stop running the seat "cooler"!! Whats up "Iceman"!!
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-02-2011, 08:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 967
Posted By KLRscoob
Nice Ride!

Congrats on the new bike! I went with the Wild at Heart crash guards. I tried the ADV Riders but with my height (6'3") my knees would jam into the bars. I will be thinking of all of you while I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-01-2011, 11:57 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 15,465
Posted By KLRscoob
Thats nice of you to carry our extra fuel for our...

Thats nice of you to carry our extra fuel for our trip!!! See ya in a couple in DV!!!!!
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