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Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2013, 05:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By JWL
Thanks Jim , Have has staintune from 20,000 km...

Thanks Jim ,
Have has staintune from 20,000 km , have thought about trying the more restricted stock pipe , but all was fine until last service . ( will try )

Cables etc adjusted , your corect ,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2013, 11:05 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 782
Posted By JWL
Question Computer , is there better way to trick

At the 40,000 km service on my 2005 1200gs the Dealer did some computer updates that appear to have added fuel shut off on overrun .
( update is K25 )
This causes the bike to stumble on return to...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-17-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 623
Posted By JWL
Question Updates with downgrade

Hi , got a letter from BM to have some upgrades done on my 2005 Gs1200 . Great , hasen't been into shop for a couple of years , get service and updates .
Updates included battery charing , idle ,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 09-08-2011, 10:08 PM
Replies: 563
Views: 146,003
Posted By JWL
Just bought XLV

Hi all , appears very timely , I have just purchased and XLV 750 :1drinkin WA and are wonder about parts supply and what might be able to be adapted to fit .

Imediate need is for a tail light...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,858
Posted By JWL

Welshman , with mine I found the paper filter lets fine dust straight through . Swapping to the oilable foam type with pre filter fixed .

regards JWL
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2009, 05:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 970
Posted By JWL
Laugh Servo won't start

Just had same problem 05 1200 GS .

Friend said brake light flashed on previous tip .

Removed front Brake lever , servo start switch was sticky , probably dirt from previous drop .

Lots of...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2008, 10:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 591
Posted By JWL
Cry Staked both new tyres

Hi , on my last trip which included 500 km off road I staked both the new front and rear Metzler Tourances .
I do a fair bit of bitumen and some off road so find these a good compromise .
The tyres...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-03-2008, 06:24 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,978
Posted By JWL
$4 fix

Have the sam problem on my 2005 GS . Ball joint and boot $200 plus , fitting similar .
Looked around and found a similar ball joint boot from Repco ( auto supplier Aus & NZ ) . Top opening is quite...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2008, 01:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,733
Posted By JWL
Back to helmets

Would also like comments on quite not too expensive helmets .

Had an old AGV when I got the 1200GS , only noise was with stong cross winds or way above legal speeds . But as helmet was getting old...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,814
Posted By JWL
Hi , had similar problem , 05 1200gs . Tried...

Hi , had similar problem , 05 1200gs .

Tried most things , clean pick ups , new battery etc .

Then frustrated I pulled every conector in the brake curcuit and cleaned and topped fliud fully up...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2008, 10:21 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,371
Posted By JWL
Question similar issue

Have 2005 GS , had the ABS /speedo issue as the battery got older .
Put new battery in and all fixed for a month .
Now the ABS ligh comes on occassionally after travelling 5 km and the...
Forum: Australia 03-12-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,314
Posted By JWL
I recall

Least we get old .

I recall a youg Eaglebeak with a Walker pipe on his 750 Honda .

my 2 c , sweet pipe is good , group of Harleys is noise pollution .
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2007, 09:26 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,761
Posted By JWL
Question Also have this problem , tried putting fully...

Also have this problem , tried putting fully charged jump starter on to the battery with seat off but did not fix .

BM dealer tested and said there was several faults , rear sensor plus instrument...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-03-2005, 06:01 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By JWL
Thanks , agree on rear setting and will put front...

Thanks , agree on rear setting and will put front even higher .
Also look for these tyres when mine wear a bit more .
Forum: Ride reports 11-03-2005, 05:53 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,834
Posted By JWL
Just a bit more info on the saddle bags , same...

Just a bit more info on the saddle bags , same ones on Honda as BM .They also come with a shoulder strap to make into carry bag . Made frame on BM to hold away from exhuast/wheel . Appear good take...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2005, 08:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 388
Posted By JWL
1200GS front end

1200 GS front end .

My R1200 GS goes well on dirt and gravel roads but if the sand gets more than an inch deep there is a lot of front wheel wash out and understeer even when trying to go in a...
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