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 33 of 33
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Paul J Statham
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 68,502
Posted By Paul J Statham
Get well soon

Rocky and Paula
I hope you are alright and get well soon Paula.
I just sent your Ride Report to my Son and his Girlfriend.
They are leaving on Monday for a similar trip in South America but not...
Forum: Ride reports 02-06-2014, 09:30 AM
Replies: 7,447
Views: 1,987,716
Posted By Paul J Statham
Five star from me

I have been following your RR from the beginning. My only complaint now is not enough Kathie LOL.
You are doing a great job. I want to be you when I grow up, and I am 57.
I do ride and 07 GSA had...
Forum: Ride reports 12-06-2013, 09:37 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 27,189
Posted By Paul J Statham
Canadian Drivers

Please do not lump us all in with those from Toronto. I live about 160K from there and I hate driving there. They say Montreal is bad also but that is not my experience. Toronto is the worst in North...
Forum: Ride reports 10-23-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 650
Views: 70,964
Posted By Paul J Statham
Ride safe Dwight

Have a great time I have been looking for this post since we had a few PM messages and you said you were going.
I will live vicariously through you while i sit in the office eating my lunch as I am...
Forum: Ride reports 07-22-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,963
Posted By Paul J Statham
Klr

It sounds like a great ride with your Grandfather Uncle and Father . You are a lucky guy. As far as the KLR using oil, above 4500 RPM they do use it . I switched my front gearing up one tooth to 16...
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2013, 09:33 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,809
Posted By Paul J Statham
Kedgi We are heading for NFD on Saturday AM ...

Kedgi
We are heading for NFD on Saturday AM June 22. Two bikes 4 people (our spouses) I have been to NFD before with my friend on various other trips but our wives have not.
One 07 GSA one 09...
Forum: Ride reports 04-02-2013, 10:00 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 15,101
Posted By Paul J Statham
Improved picture content

Dean
Now you seem to be on track with the pictures. :lol3:clap
Keep them coming and don't for get the beach
Ride safe.
Paul
Forum: Ride reports 04-01-2013, 09:32 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 15,101
Posted By Paul J Statham
Great trip

Mr Philly .
Great trip . I do appreciate your efforts . I usually read at lunch as I have told you before. I was just wondering where are the pictures of the scantily clad women on the beach? I...
Forum: Ride reports 03-20-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 15,101
Posted By Paul J Statham
Don't bail on us now!!!

Philly
I have finally caught up to your current time and location in your ride report .
I have enjoyed it all. I do not like traveling by myself as much as you do . I do prefer to travel with my...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2012, 10:42 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 18,324
Posted By Paul J Statham
Fuel Strip repair

Hi Guys. Merry Christmas and Happy New year.
The fuel strip is a mythical beast for sure. I had mine go at about 25000 kilometers on my 07 GSA.
I am in Canada by the way. I did the odometer thing...
Forum: Ride reports 10-01-2012, 09:21 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 19,343
Posted By Paul J Statham
Wife's first bike trip

Denise
I have enjoyed your telling of your first bike trip. I told my wife about you and your trip for two reasons. One she has talked a bit about getting her license for a bike and two, here name...
Forum: Ride reports 06-22-2012, 10:10 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 25,459
Posted By Paul J Statham
Cabot Trail

Max
We have been to NFD twice once on a cross Canada Trip the other time on a Lab Trail Trip. We did the Cabot trail on the way home from NFD, on the cross Canada trip. I am sure we would have been...
Forum: Ride reports 05-01-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 1,174
Views: 465,941
Posted By Paul J Statham
Exciting ride

Colin and Rebecca
Thank you very much for the entertaining and informative RTW RR.
I have enjoyed it from start to now. I am very envious of the majority of your travels.
I would love to go to...
Forum: Ride reports 11-15-2011, 10:04 AM
Replies: 6,686
Views: 2,045,548
Posted By Paul J Statham
Hello Mark

Mark
I have been enjoying your trip. I am sorry to hear about your bike exploding one you . My buddy rides the 09 F650GS I ride a 07GSA. Neither has had problems
I agree with your sentiments on...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,815
Posted By Paul J Statham
My dealer did not seem to interested in doing...

My dealer did not seem to interested in doing that. That being said I did not buy the bike from them . It was bought used as a private sale.
I guess all dealers look at things differently.
But it...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-05-2011, 07:17 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,815
Posted By Paul J Statham
Sorry no pics

JV
Sorry about that not pics. I should have, I guess. I will try to better next time!!!
Paul
Forum: GS Boxers 09-05-2011, 07:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,815
Posted By Paul J Statham
DYI Fuel Strip replacement on a 07 GSA

I have asked many times on this forum and others about replacing the fuel strip yourself. Every reply I found was that only a dealer could do it.
I found out how and where it goes in the tank....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2011, 09:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 691
Posted By Paul J Statham
Fuel Strip Repair in 07 GSA

Guys
Has any one replaced the faulty fuel strip themselves instead of the dealer.
I realize there is a recalibration that has to be done but I am not as concerned about the accuracy of the gauge...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2011, 10:13 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 373
Posted By Paul J Statham
Gas Gauge Questions

I have an 07 GSA and it appears the gas gauge has quit working. It still displays on the LCD screen but it only went down to about 3/4 full when the tank was approx. 1/3 full. When I filled it back...
Forum: Ride reports 04-28-2011, 10:08 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,359
Posted By Paul J Statham
Handel bar warmers

Nic
Sounds like a great trip. I am around your parents age. :wave
I have an 08 KLR the faster blue version . LOL
I recommend before you set out, install a good set of bar warmers and a 16 tooth...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2011, 06:19 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,254
Posted By Paul J Statham
Bobby The number on the bottom of my seat is...

Bobby
The number on the bottom of my seat is "5253-7 667 720"
Below that is "668833 10"
Below that "Spain"
Below that <pr+20%TX>
These numbers are on the bottom of my seat pan
Thank you
Paul
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2011, 06:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,254
Posted By Paul J Statham
How can you tell what seat your bike has

I have a 07 GSA, I am new to BMW . I just picked up the bike.
I am a little on the vertically challenged side. Is there a number or label on the stock seat that tells you what height the seat it....
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2011, 09:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 660
Posted By Paul J Statham
Thanks to all who posted. I bought oil filter and...

Thanks to all who posted. I bought oil filter and new gas on the weekend.
I drained out the old gas and put in some new Hightest. I have not changed the oil or added any injector cleaner yet. It now...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2011, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 660
Posted By Paul J Statham
Brent That is correct. I bought the bike. I...

Brent
That is correct. I bought the bike. I hope it turns out to be a good deal.
I started out looking for an F800GS but the more I thought about it the more I wanted the 1200GSA.
My first BMW....
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2011, 09:39 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 660
Posted By Paul J Statham
Question 07 GSA rough starting when engine cold

Hello
I am new to the BMWs I just bought my fist BMW bike, 07 GSA . It is in nice shape with 21,450 kilometers on it. Yes I am a Canadian.
I just have brought it home and it is in my heated...
Forum: Canada 02-02-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,626
Posted By Paul J Statham
Hello I have spent many $$$$ at AVC and have...

Hello
I have spent many $$$$ at AVC and have been quite happy. My friend and I have farkeled two KLR and are now doing some BMWs . Mostly FROM AVC.
We have bought all our tires there. about 8 sets...
Forum: Ride reports 02-02-2011, 10:07 AM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 184,577
Posted By Paul J Statham
Hey DB It is Paul again. Love your trip. When...

Hey DB
It is Paul again. Love your trip. When mentioning your trip budget to a fellow follower . You mention the cost of the booze and hookers.
I think your RR would set a record Star rating if...
Forum: Ride reports 01-26-2011, 06:18 PM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 184,577
Posted By Paul J Statham
Thumb Dirty Bones:clap Great trip it makes for great...

Dirty Bones:clap
Great trip it makes for great lunch time reading. I saw you mention about oil consumption. I have an 08 KLR. I changed to a 16 tooth front sprocket and it the lowered the revs by...
Forum: Americas 05-21-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 176
Views: 28,077
Posted By Paul J Statham
Trans Lab Trial ride

Just chiming in . Myself and my buddy Jim from BC are going to do the Ride the last two weeks of July also. I live in London Ont. We plan to ride through the states to the east coast. North to St...
Forum: Ride reports 04-09-2010, 11:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 10,613
Posted By Paul J Statham
Carl It is a bitch to get hurt when you are...

Carl
It is a bitch to get hurt when you are traveling. I had a flat front tire on my KLR just out side of Rapid City SD this summer when I was out riding in the Black Hills with my best friend from...
Forum: Canada 02-04-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 11,036
Posted By Paul J Statham
Breakfast or lunch

Dean Michal's Giddle house is a great place to meet at the start of a ride for breakfast or lunch . The eggs Benedict is terrific.
The are a kilometer south of the 401 on #59 in Woodstock.
Paul
Forum: Canada 02-03-2010, 09:47 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,276
Posted By Paul J Statham
In Dorchester out side of London

I ride a 08 blue KLR 650 . To work every day weather permitting March to November.
I have rode it across Canada Sea to Sea in 08 . In 09 to Yellowstone National Park and the Black Hills area of...
Forum: Canada 06-03-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,151
Posted By Paul J Statham
Joel Traveling the great white north is no...

Joel
Traveling the great white north is no big deal . I have a KLR and traveled all the way across our country From Fernie BC to Vancouver Island then on the St Johns Newfoundland then home to...
Showing results 1 to 33 of 33

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 06:49 AM.


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