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Forum: GS Boxers 08-11-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 228
Views: 19,386
Posted By sad_story
BMW Recall

SORRY IF THIS IS OLD NEWS

Gas started gushing out of my tank yesterday, out of the blue (no (recent) fall etc..).

Took off the panels and found that gas was spewing out of the upper hose that...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-11-2014, 08:23 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
Gas Leak - RECALL!

Gas started gushing out of my tank yesterday, out of the blue (no (recent) fall etc..).

Took off the panels and found that gas was spewing out of the upper hose that send the gas to the right...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-12-2014, 12:26 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,131
Posted By sad_story
So many great people to ride with there... Great...

So many great people to ride with there... Great biking community
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 25,917
Posted By sad_story
HP2 - ghettogadget fix

I had the Jesse screen on my bike (came with it when I bought it). For a trip like that it is perfect... I took it off during a 7day off road trip both to save it as well as it's a little high/tall...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
HP2 Al Jesse

I have some Jesse Bags & hardware avail if you want, I was about to post those on

http://viacorpuz.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Al-Jesse/i-DCGvQx7/0/M/IMG_0006-M.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
With regards to the Markus and the hand pump......

With regards to the Markus and the hand pump... Clearly a great idea and well suited for when bouncing around off road and you stop more often.... I beat my hp2 up a lot off road and a few times with...
Forum: Vendors 03-25-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 499
Views: 78,169
Posted By sad_story
Great job! I still haven't figured out a better...

Great job! I still haven't figured out a better (shorter) snorkel... I'll tinker this summer... Can you reach through and remove the lid easily? That was the issue with my mod...

Just a thought .....
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2014, 08:15 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 25,917
Posted By sad_story
(Sorry for the double post)

(Sorry for the double post)
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,102
Posted By sad_story
Ok, that part I knew, I thought I was missing...

Ok, that part I knew, I thought I was missing sometime beyond that, I.e full range on full yank... Thanks!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2014, 12:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,102
Posted By sad_story
miles left

I've never known there was a "miles left" indicator!!!!!

.... How is it activated/where does it show?
Forum: Vendors 11-30-2013, 06:09 PM
Replies: 499
Views: 78,169
Posted By sad_story
Snorkel works great... The one modification I'd...

Snorkel works great... The one modification I'd make would be to make it 1,5" shorter so that if I'm riding 2up, the pillion isn't getting a high octane enemA..

But in serious Need to consider...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2013, 08:21 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
When is the HP2e going for sale, what is it in...

When is the HP2e going for sale, what is it in the shop for?
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2013, 08:09 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
No to hijack, I rode around the world on an...

No to hijack, I rode around the world on an 1100GS with Al Jesse bags.. they were awesome. I bought an HP2 years later, they came with Al Jesse's for the HP2. They are available, I only use soft bags...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2013, 02:19 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
RaceTech in Corona, CA did some awesome work on...

RaceTech in Corona, CA did some awesome work on my bike make it ride like a charm in Baja desert. With a 28" inseam the HP2 wasn't always the easiest to ride, I had the suspension dropped an 1.375...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2012, 06:32 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
thanks was a great spot to camp .. Loved my Giant...

thanks was a great spot to camp .. Loved my Giant loop bags....
Forum: GS Boxers 12-15-2012, 08:59 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
Here are the videos per my post above

(per my post above)

These are from a 1200 road trip through the CA deserts with the ADV travel filmakers, Curbsyde.... They made a small web series, there is some cool footage of the HP2.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-15-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
MotoAmericana : Deserts

http://viacorpuz.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/MA-D/i-QdXd8gW/0/M/CA_04111210512812-M.jpg

http://viacorpuz.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/MA-D/i-HcFQJmt/0/M/CA_04111210512182-M.jpg

This are from a 1200 road...
Forum: Vendors 06-25-2012, 01:18 PM
Replies: 499
Views: 78,169
Posted By sad_story
Hola Herman ... the panier rack is part of the Al...

Hola Herman ... the panier rack is part of the Al Jesse Pannier luggage system (http://www.jesseluggage.com/) I do not know if he still makes them ...

PM me, I might be interested in sell mine,...
Forum: Vendors 05-14-2012, 09:27 AM
Replies: 499
Views: 78,169
Posted By sad_story
Gassing up

On longer trips I got tired of always having to take off all the bags to fuel up...

http://viacorpuz.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/HP2-Upgrades/i-SFr8LHJ/0/M/IMG1637-M.jpg

its proved difficult to...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2012, 12:50 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 25,917
Posted By sad_story
I bought the bike that had this system, but the...

I bought the bike that had this system, but the windscreen broke... Which year f650 does this bar mimic, standard bmw mounting holes, or just the wunderlich f650 holes (of course minus the turn...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 12:40 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
MotoAmericana : Deserts

Just got back from 1,200 Miles in the California Deserts. We are shooting our first episode of MotoAmericana:
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2012, 01:35 AM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
Nice bike ... What screen is that?

Nice bike ... What screen is that?
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-19-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,770
Posted By sad_story
Great Guy

Plus one on Mick @ Valentines...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2011, 05:18 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 112,865
Posted By sad_story
Love to see an update ....

Love to see an update ....
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2011, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
300097andre out ......

300097andre out ......
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2011, 04:59 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
yes the hydro lock was cleared....

yes the hydro lock was cleared....
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2011, 04:58 PM
Replies: 4,346
Views: 1,898,141
Posted By sad_story
HP2 or dare I say H2O

HP2 or dare I say H2O
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2011, 03:17 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 15,885
Posted By sad_story
Great design and thanks for all the work already...

Great design and thanks for all the work already done. I am going to be undertaking this project but have a few thoughts, modifications and ideas I would like to bounce off of you.

With regards to...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 15,885
Posted By sad_story
Baffles/Sloshing

Anyone have any thoughts or input about the need and/or design of baffles inside the tank to reduce sloshing?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2011, 02:34 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 15,885
Posted By sad_story
I seems as if you have the gas line connector on...

I seems as if you have the gas line connector on the right side of the tank, how does fuel flow from the left portion/area that is lower than the height of that connector?
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2011, 02:03 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 36,162
Posted By sad_story
Anyone every answer this? Any pics available for...

Anyone every answer this? Any pics available for these mounted on HP2s?
Forum: Vendors 08-21-2011, 01:24 PM
Replies: 499
Views: 78,169
Posted By sad_story
What is that hose running forward on the left...

What is that hose running forward on the left side of the bike from the tank? What does it do, where does it run to?
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-03-2011, 09:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,571
Posted By sad_story
Great write up Fish

Great write up Fish
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-03-2011, 09:29 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,571
Posted By sad_story
Nice one!

Nice one!
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