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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 12:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By Marki_GSA
Yes, either splice off the wiring going to the...

Yes, either splice off the wiring going to the plug on the headlight or as someone else said take it from the wire going to the bulb and pass it out.
Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:43 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 212
Posted By Marki_GSA
if your looking to power from it then no. You...

if your looking to power from it then no. You cant use any wires from the switcgear as they are only signals to the ECU . Take it from the plug that goes into the back of the headlight. Remove the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-27-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 239
Posted By Marki_GSA
boxes are the same but the racks are different as...

boxes are the same but the racks are different as mentioned. My Jesse panniers came with both 1150 and 1200 mounts which is how I know.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-24-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1,683
Views: 120,243
Posted By Marki_GSA
Are the conti TA's the only option for tyres?

Are the conti TA's the only option for tyres?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Marki_GSA
It might well be an actual BMW part. The one I...

It might well be an actual BMW part. The one I linked to is.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 08:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Marki_GSA
Pic of plug and which wires to use ...

Pic of plug and which wires to use

http://www.nippynormans.com/products/gps-accessories/item/lead-for-connecting-any-garmin-or-tomtom-gps-into-the-bmw-harness-gar-canbuszu660
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 08:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 481
Posted By Marki_GSA
Plug should be round and has 3 wires in it. The...

Plug should be round and has 3 wires in it. The part on the bike will have a black plastic shroid over it to stop water getting into the unused plug. It should also be located behind and under the...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 04-20-2015, 12:55 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 571
Posted By Marki_GSA
These days I would only be looking at LED lights...

These days I would only be looking at LED lights to be honest. Tons of light for less power. I have a pair of cheap Chinese ones that rattled about yesterday for 150 miles because the bolt went awol...
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2015, 06:05 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 993
Posted By Marki_GSA
I just use my phone with either tunein radio if I...

I just use my phone with either tunein radio if I have a data connection or the FM radio direct.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2015, 05:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,340
Posted By Marki_GSA
You should do it again with rider seated normally...

You should do it again with rider seated normally and standing off road style to show the difference. Won't be easy balancing the bike without affecting the results but it sounds like you like a...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,804
Posted By Marki_GSA
Well you certainly seem to be an expert on...

Well you certainly seem to be an expert on arrogance!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,804
Posted By Marki_GSA
Are you always a dick or is it just your...

Are you always a dick or is it just your inferiority complex with foreigners?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,040
Posted By Marki_GSA
You can use a couple of pins to go through the...

You can use a couple of pins to go through the insulation into the copper. Start either side of the likely point (where it bends) and work out from there to minimise the holes. You will need to seal...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 493
Posted By Marki_GSA
I use the stop and go mushroom plug kit. No glue...

I use the stop and go mushroom plug kit. No glue to mess about with. Only ever used it on a bike once but have done several car punctures. One of the repairs was there for over 20000 miles until the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2015, 04:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,040
Posted By Marki_GSA
Does it do it when idling stationary and you turn...

Does it do it when idling stationary and you turn the bars lock to lock? If so look at the wiring from bars to frame. If everything (clocks) goes out look at the ignition switch wiring, if it's just...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 957
Posted By Marki_GSA
You might be right but my understanding is that...

You might be right but my understanding is that it is more than software, it needs an additional sensor. At least it is written that way for the 1000xr specs. Even if it is an ex works would they...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2015, 03:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,414
Posted By Marki_GSA
It's good to see you have the same ridiculous oil...

It's good to see you have the same ridiculous oil posts over in the US as we have in the UK!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 957
Posted By Marki_GSA
Yes abs pro is fitted to the S1000XR so it isn't...

Yes abs pro is fitted to the S1000XR so it isn't exclusive.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2015, 01:10 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,804
Posted By Marki_GSA
Why do anything other than get your head right...

Why do anything other than get your head right and ignore it? Seriously, oilheads have been around for a long time all over the world running in hot weather. They survive quite happily.
Dont ever...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2015, 12:44 PM
Replies: 432
Views: 119,497
Posted By Marki_GSA
And you think TKC80s have a good ride quality?

And you think TKC80s have a good ride quality?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,670
Posted By Marki_GSA
Laziness! I always leave the side stand down...

Laziness! I always leave the side stand down while putting it on, taking it off the centre stand and maneuvering the bike (pushing it around) . It gives me a safety net that I can drop it on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2015, 01:04 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,098
Posted By Marki_GSA
You definitely should be able to see a spark and...

You definitely should be able to see a spark and yes the plugs will get wet if the fuel isn't igniting.
You definitely have the fuel and it sounds like you have no spark. Could be duff plug due to...
Forum: Old's Cool 03-14-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 666
Posted By Marki_GSA
Scotch bright will do it. Rub round it and not...

Scotch bright will do it. Rub round it and not front to back. Pull the seals and scrape the groove clean behind the seal.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Marki_GSA
How did this get from a second hand set of shocks...

How did this get from a second hand set of shocks to full on Ohlins at mega bucks?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2015, 12:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 636
Posted By Marki_GSA
I think whatever route he goes he needs to sort...

I think whatever route he goes he needs to sort stiffer springs out unless he is really lucky and gets some already setup for the weight.
Forum: Old's Cool 03-08-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 666
Posted By Marki_GSA
Are the pistons sliding back easy enough?...

Are the pistons sliding back easy enough? Wondering if you have one or more stuck pistons. Could also be binding pads.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 341
Posted By Marki_GSA
It's under the beak.

It's under the beak.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2015, 11:16 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 400
Posted By Marki_GSA
You should be able to hear the pump prime when...

You should be able to hear the pump prime when you turn the ignition on. If you can't hear it then either the fuel pump controller or fuel pump itself are the likely candidates.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2015, 10:57 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 625
Posted By Marki_GSA
Would be interesting to see a full side by side...

Would be interesting to see a full side by side feature list.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 618
Posted By Marki_GSA
Wouldn't an alloy screen that size cut you in 2...

Wouldn't an alloy screen that size cut you in 2 if you went over the bars?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 809
Posted By Marki_GSA
Check the main earth from the battery to top of...

Check the main earth from the battery to top of engine (the engine end) connection is good.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2015, 10:44 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,098
Posted By Marki_GSA
Several month old gas may make it not run right...

Several month old gas may make it not run right but it should still start. The fuel in my old EXUP is about 7 years old and it still starts on its annual does it still work.

Check the usual, is...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,927
Posted By Marki_GSA
The Hexhead was made to pass noise regs without...

The Hexhead was made to pass noise regs without the exhaust valve so its silencer is quieter. When the valve is closed at low revs the TC will be the same noise level but once that valve opens it...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2015, 09:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 519
Posted By Marki_GSA
I made my own so I guess they are pretty custom.

I made my own so I guess they are pretty custom.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2015, 08:36 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 961
Posted By Marki_GSA
If maintenance and costs are your primary then...

If maintenance and costs are your primary then get the 1150. It is the last of the breed and very reliable also a little simpler to work on. The first of the 1200 bikes not so much. They have their...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2015, 01:45 PM
Replies: 288
Views: 13,125
Posted By Marki_GSA
They are all easy to work on mechanically. The...

They are all easy to work on mechanically. The 1200 FD being a bit more of a pain to the 1100-1150. Electrically the 1200 is definitely more complicated. On the flip side it will give you a pretty...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2015, 10:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 353
Posted By Marki_GSA
If you are on about aux lights then yes they...

If you are on about aux lights then yes they perform very well. If you go for it just make sure you get lights with a beam pattern that suits you.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-23-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 723
Posted By Marki_GSA
First thing I would try is slacken off all the...

First thing I would try is slacken off all the pinch bolts and try and twist it straight. If that fails drop the forks and role the tubes on something flat or get a straight edge on them.

I would...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2015, 12:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 390
Posted By Marki_GSA
If it's for charging phones then skip the...

If it's for charging phones then skip the cigarette lighter and go straight to a USB charging port. There are several around meant for bikes and fit in the same size hole.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2015, 08:53 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,804
Posted By Marki_GSA
There are also people who have left the engine...

There are also people who have left the engine idle on the stand for so long the engine heated to a point where it melted the oil level window. I don't know of any that were dead after the window and...
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