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Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 06:34 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
At least you read it.

At least you read it.
Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 06:00 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
Don't get me wrong, it was just the ABS/TC, as...

Don't get me wrong, it was just the ABS/TC, as the thread refers to, that I was talking about. It was the mountain, and hence loose surface, he referred to, and I know the pre-WC BMS's do not work...
Forum: Beasts Yesterday, 04:47 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
:thumb I decided a while ago to stop bashing...

:thumb

I decided a while ago to stop bashing my head against the wall and not to put any more comments on this thread and become a spectator but your post above needs a serious reply.

Clearly,...
Forum: Beasts 07-10-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
But Pluric doesn't have any sand riding...

But Pluric doesn't have any sand riding skills.......:hide
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 03:17 PM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
That's what you get for trying to bump start it...

That's what you get for trying to bump start it in 1st gear. :hmmmmm
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 03:09 PM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Slippery oil and round tyres, I think.

Slippery oil and round tyres, I think.
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 10:05 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Hi Jim, TBH, I cannot see where anyone is...

Hi Jim, TBH, I cannot see where anyone is actually having a cheap shot at the French. It was just a funny photo that invited witty comments.

As for your Grandparents, we have a similar problem...
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
FFS... nobody is bashing or disrespecting...

FFS... nobody is bashing or disrespecting anybody......

It is only banter.

The English and the French have been on at each other for centuries, we even got our famous 2 fingered 'salute' at...
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 08:15 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
I'm not, I'm English, but I would still like to...

I'm not, I'm English, but I would still like to know what you are on about :scratch
Looks to me like a case of posing gone wrong.... :dunno
Forum: Beasts 07-09-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
Yeah, its colloquially called the Darien Gap....

Yeah, its colloquially called the Darien Gap. They forgot to build that bit of the Pan Am highway. Something to do with robbers and drug lords. The only way is on a boat or plane. IIRC, it was done...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 10:40 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Yeah, just about. Besides, it had it's recovery...

Yeah, just about. Besides, it had it's recovery vehicle riding alongside.
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 10:35 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Sorry mate, I meant no offense, I was just...

Sorry mate, I meant no offense, I was just sharing my experiences. I don't actually like them either, but as I said, they do have some purpose. :beer
My riding was very steady. I was seriously...
Forum: Beasts 07-08-2014, 02:46 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
It has a purpose in life and that purpose is long...

It has a purpose in life and that purpose is long life, steady touring, at which it does very well. It is crap at most other things and I have now put some proper tires on my bike but when I go long...
Forum: Beasts 07-07-2014, 02:54 PM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
The Yam and the BMW had pride of place just in...

The Yam and the BMW had pride of place just in front of the lead bikes for most of the day :D:D
Forum: Beasts 07-07-2014, 02:49 PM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Hi Dave, I am not knocking it, I use it on my...

Hi Dave, I am not knocking it, I use it on my Yam all the time. It has a lot better functionality than the TomTom but I am just saying that the processor is a lot slower and the TomTom runs on Linux...
Forum: Beasts 07-07-2014, 08:25 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
This bunch of nutters came past us today...... ...

This bunch of nutters came past us today...... The 'Tour de France' in the UK.

http://i310.photobucket.com/albums/kk402/OldGitRay/sized_P1010636_zps6e59c675.jpg

And many of the french French...
Forum: Beasts 07-07-2014, 02:41 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Guys.... It was a joke ! The originator...

Guys.... It was a joke ! The originator incorrectly said SUMO, not ZUMO.

Sumo's are fat people who beat each other up.

And yes, the 660 is horribly slow and will let you use the wrong slip...
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 04:31 AM
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Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
I can evidence that comment.......:lol3 Only...

I can evidence that comment.......:lol3

Only joking. Good to see you out and about mate. :thumb
Forum: Beasts 07-06-2014, 04:25 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Ray

Ray
Forum: Beasts 07-05-2014, 06:14 PM
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Views: 26,079
Posted By Old Git Ray
Amen.....

Amen.....
Forum: Beasts 07-05-2014, 05:43 PM
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Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
I think you may have some culpability....... but...

I think you may have some culpability....... but I could of course be wrong. :huh
Forum: Beasts 07-05-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 26,079
Posted By Old Git Ray
You silly boy, don't you know the BMW is a...

You silly boy, don't you know the BMW is a prestige product and as such owners have the privilege of paying a premium price for the same service.
Forum: Beasts 07-05-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
There are Yam dealers all over South America....

There are Yam dealers all over South America. Assuming you will be taking some sort of computer, WIFI is also readily available too so Google is your friend. It really is a non issue. Yamaha's are...
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
So,,,,, Are you gonna have to change your...

So,,,,,


Are you gonna have to change your username ??? :wink:
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 02:21 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
Or this.... ...

Or this....

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/BMW-R1200GS-ADVENTURE12-14-Speedometer-Instruments-Clocks-SpeedoOEM-/271508368809?pt=UK_Motorcycle_Parts_13&hash=item3f3728eda9#ht_5873wt_1141

Apparently...
Forum: Beasts 07-01-2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
Yeah, the finances of Henge Autos has been a bit...

Yeah, the finances of Henge Autos has been a bit rocky lately.
Forum: Beasts 06-30-2014, 08:48 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
I think you have a BMW. No wonder you are...

I think you have a BMW. No wonder you are skeptical. So was I till I upgraded to Yam.
Forum: Beasts 06-29-2014, 02:14 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
Ray

Ray
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 11:21 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
Like this: ...

Like this:

http://i310.photobucket.com/albums/kk402/OldGitRay/sized_P1040847_zpsf8161071.jpg
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
Did that for many years but my legs just won't...

Did that for many years but my legs just won't grow any longer :poser
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 11:03 AM
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Posted By Old Git Ray
What is he trying to say...... :scratch

What is he trying to say...... :scratch
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 08:59 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
Yes it did. The TC failed, he presumably ignored...

Yes it did. The TC failed, he presumably ignored the warning light and the shape of his car changed.

The S10 has been out 4 years now and I am yet to hear of a failure of the TCS/ABS. If I nail my...
Forum: Beasts 06-28-2014, 12:47 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
There are none so blind as those who will not...

There are none so blind as those who will not see....
Forum: Beasts 06-27-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
I hope you are keeping count...... Add me...

I hope you are keeping count......

Add me to the list.
Forum: Beasts 06-27-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 11,107
Posted By Old Git Ray
Looks like another 'Riding God' alert to me. ...

Looks like another 'Riding God' alert to me.

My Yam S10 does what it says on the tin. It takes the wife, the kitchen sink and I to far away places in often horrible conditions and when I am tired...
Forum: Beasts 06-26-2014, 12:49 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
I had some problems with mine so I did them...

I had some problems with mine so I did them properly with a torque wrench (not easy as has been said) and it is 4.3 ft-lbs - not a lot.

After that I checked with my hand using a screw driver with...
Forum: Beasts 06-25-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 8,381
Views: 1,597,172
Posted By Old Git Ray
That was my problem in 2009 when the S10 was...

That was my problem in 2009 when the S10 was first announced. I loved the BMW GSA that I had but I got on it every day and worried that I would break down on me. I was lucky and it didn't, then the...
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
:rofl:rofl:rofl I kinda knew that already,...

:rofl:rofl:rofl

I kinda knew that already, :fpalm it's just that it's normal to do the two at the same time.:evil
Forum: Beasts 06-24-2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
Have you changed your brake/clutch fluids lately...

Have you changed your brake/clutch fluids lately - or does it need it ??
Forum: Beasts 06-16-2014, 11:41 PM
Replies: 23,907
Views: 4,317,976
Posted By Old Git Ray
Sometimes luck is on your side. Over 200 miles...

Sometimes luck is on your side. Over 200 miles and no break downs.:wink:
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