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Forum: Thumpers 04-12-2015, 06:18 PM
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Posted By windowto
All good points, but I would suggest going from...

All good points, but I would suggest going from simple to more complex. It is quite possible that there is some shop dust in the brakes from the dealer's shop. I'd start with alcohol spray and...
Forum: Thumpers 04-10-2015, 10:10 AM
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Posted By windowto
+1 :thumb:thumb:thumb

+1 :thumb:thumb:thumb
Forum: Thumpers 04-08-2015, 08:26 PM
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Posted By windowto
Does anyone know if these will work on the...

Does anyone know if these will work on the Sertao?

Thanks
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2015, 07:06 PM
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Posted By windowto
On the road you'll be happy you've invested in...

On the road you'll be happy you've invested in the center stand. This makes all maintenance easier, back AND front. You can always find a rock to weigh the back down, if you need to fix a flat up...
Forum: Thumpers 04-07-2015, 09:17 AM
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Posted By windowto
It does lift it about an inch or so off the...

It does lift it about an inch or so off the ground. Makes maintenance much easier. If I need to work on the front wheel, I put a cinder-block (wrapped in a towel:)) inside my GIVI top box and a milk...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 12:01 PM
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Posted By windowto
Looks like you are eliminating many variables....

Looks like you are eliminating many variables. I'd add to that a possibility of a faulty spark plug, or ignition coil/wiring on one hand, or possibility of air box obstruction, or air leaking into...
Forum: Thumpers 03-30-2015, 09:15 AM
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Posted By windowto
I've confirmed that on mine the reserve is...

I've confirmed that on mine the reserve is EXACTLY 1 gallon. Don't ask how I know :wink:. But that was a long time ago :lol3.
Forum: Thumpers 03-25-2015, 05:31 PM
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Posted By windowto
That ancient post is mine and I still stand by it...

That ancient post is mine and I still stand by it :1drink
Forum: Thumpers 03-03-2015, 07:16 AM
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Posted By windowto
TT Works low version pegs: ...

TT Works low version pegs:
http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/2072/PN-044-5316/Touratech-Works-Footpegs-Low-Version-Most-BMW-GS-Models
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2015, 06:57 AM
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Posted By windowto
Yea, I slotted both of them and it works well.

Yea, I slotted both of them and it works well.
Forum: Thumpers 03-02-2015, 05:16 AM
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Posted By windowto
I also have that adjustable TT lever. I elongated...

I also have that adjustable TT lever. I elongated the holes in the lever vertically. This gave me a lot of flexibility in terms of fine tuning.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 07:59 PM
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Posted By windowto
You need to measure at full extension.

You need to measure at full extension.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 02:30 PM
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Posted By windowto
Sounds like you've got it figured out :1drink.

Sounds like you've got it figured out :1drink.
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 02:11 PM
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Posted By windowto
Just don't hold me to the exact 2 inches. This is...

Just don't hold me to the exact 2 inches. This is from memory only. Best bet, before you spend any money, drop the front as much as you think you will need and measure the clearance at full extension...
Forum: Thumpers 02-24-2015, 06:13 AM
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Posted By windowto
I'll jump in here: The 210mm figure is the...

I'll jump in here:

The 210mm figure is the published full travel of the front suspension (full extension to full compression). So yes, if you have more than 210mm clearance at full extension, you...
Forum: Thumpers 02-23-2015, 04:15 PM
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Posted By windowto
http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMai...

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMain.aspx?vid=54081&rnd=04282014
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2015, 04:21 PM
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Posted By windowto
It's well worth it, IMHO.

It's well worth it, IMHO.
Forum: Thumpers 02-22-2015, 02:43 PM
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Posted By windowto
<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"...

<table border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%"> <tbody> <tr> <td valign="top"> <table rules="none" frame="box" valign="TOP" border="1" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" width="100%">...
Forum: Thumpers 02-20-2015, 03:33 PM
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Posted By windowto
Max BMW website: ...

Max BMW website:

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMain.aspx?vid=54081&rnd=04282014

Go to section 51 (vehicle trim) and look at the third diagram (51_8626 - DECOR AND LETTERING).
Forum: Thumpers 02-16-2015, 06:34 AM
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Posted By windowto
This is about the simplest and most encouraging...

This is about the simplest and most encouraging write up on bar swap. Thank you! Do you find the CR High more , or less comfortable ergonomically?
Forum: Thumpers 02-09-2015, 06:16 AM
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Posted By windowto
I am using the Happy Trails Soft Luggage (SL)...

I am using the Happy Trails Soft Luggage (SL) rack with Ortlieb soft bags. I like the combination. Bags off when don't need them.

(the bags in the pictures are empty, this is why they look...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 11:12 AM
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Posted By windowto
I was born there and I did live there for 14...

I was born there and I did live there for 14 years of my life, but it was a long time ago... To tell the truth, you're right, I don't understand...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 10:55 AM
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Posted By windowto
Accidents do happen, but the situation is...

Accidents do happen, but the situation is definitely much better where I live.
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 10:30 AM
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Posted By windowto
Who and what are you responding to? :eek1

Who and what are you responding to? :eek1
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 07:33 AM
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Posted By windowto
Darn!...:kboom

Darn!...:kboom
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 07:29 AM
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Posted By windowto
Да, точно! После того как увидел это, я верю...

Да, точно! После того как увидел это, я верю вашей правде (к сожалению).

https://WWW.youtube.Com/embed/5vr66IMAcPA
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2015, 07:10 AM
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Posted By windowto
Accessory Plug

Could you uncap it and see if it looks like this?

http://i1364.photobucket.com/albums/r738/windowto/AccessoryPlug_HarnessEnd_zps46065522.png


If it does, then the mating plug should look like...
Forum: Thumpers 02-03-2015, 03:39 PM
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Posted By windowto
Smart! We all search for a trigger wire, this one...

Smart! We all search for a trigger wire, this one is the most unused and it is the first time I see someone suggesting to use it as a trigger.

Thank you
Forum: Thumpers 01-31-2015, 01:28 PM
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Posted By windowto
You can have the relay triggered by the high beam...

You can have the relay triggered by the high beam wire, but then you will not be able to turn them on without the high beams (unless you run a separate source of power).
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 03:26 PM
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Posted By windowto
Just the intiminators...

Just the intiminators...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 03:25 PM
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Posted By windowto
Thanks:1drink

Thanks:1drink
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 03:17 PM
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Posted By windowto
It is this one: ...

It is this one:

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B009KLVGLW/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1

I don't recommend it. Worked fine for a few months, then stopped charging, while still...
Forum: Thumpers 01-29-2015, 02:24 PM
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Posted By windowto
You can use those boots if you change the fork...

You can use those boots if you change the fork brace to a flat one. Wunderlich and Happy Trails each have their own brace, the Happy Trails brace is about $22 USD. I have the same boots and the HT...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 03:43 PM
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Posted By windowto
Steering Damper

I had the same question to Rallemoto before installing mine. Their answer was that it is not a shearing stress, but rather a rocking motion. A push/pull on the screws. Made sense to me. I've had the...
Forum: Thumpers 01-28-2015, 06:16 AM
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Posted By windowto
Sorry to hear about your ankle. At a risk...

Sorry to hear about your ankle.

At a risk of starting a firestorm, I'll agree that you can blame it on the height of the Sertao, coupled with its hefty 425 lbs, and high center of gravity.

I...
Forum: Thumpers 01-26-2015, 08:37 AM
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Posted By windowto
Everything causes cancer in California:(. To make...

Everything causes cancer in California:(. To make matters worse, the state knows about it:huh:lol3.
Forum: Thumpers 01-25-2015, 11:26 AM
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Posted By windowto
Are you suggesting extra holes for unfiltered...

Are you suggesting extra holes for unfiltered air? I am not following you...:huh
Forum: Thumpers 01-20-2015, 09:15 PM
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Posted By windowto
+1. I always fill all the way (slowly) without...

+1. I always fill all the way (slowly) without any issues.
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 11:41 AM
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Posted By windowto
High & Low Speed Wobble

First, lets keep in mind that there are two different kinds of wobble we are talking about:

1) the high speed wobble, it has nothing to do with luggage and it's been there from day one. In my...
Forum: Thumpers 01-19-2015, 11:20 AM
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Posted By windowto
If it's a cold start problem, the battery is the...

If it's a cold start problem, the battery is the most likely suspect. If it's only a hot start problem, it's a totally different animal. In your case, I suspect the battery. The OEM batt. is garbage...
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