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Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,945
Posted By a.c.s.
Thanks JVB!

Thanks JVB!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2015, 06:47 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,945
Posted By a.c.s.
Caveat emptor... I purchased these lights...

Caveat emptor...

I purchased these lights without doing my own research, using the provided link, assuming they would fit. The kit did not come with the required wiring for the bike.

The last...
Forum: Americas 02-23-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
I'll give some consideration to getting a uhaul,...

I'll give some consideration to getting a uhaul, but if it's going to be iced over through Texas, it may be a wash...
Forum: Americas 02-23-2015, 07:51 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
Show stopper...

Thanks for the replies guys!

It's not looking good given this weather report: http://www.weather.com/storms/winter/news/winter-storm-quantum-texas-southern-plains-snow-ice

My brother would be...
Forum: Americas 02-22-2015, 07:43 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
Wow you have some awesome photos. thank you for...

Wow you have some awesome photos. thank you for your response. it looks like the last good day of weather is this upcoming Friday after that it's going to snow two days in a row all the way down to...
Forum: Americas 02-22-2015, 07:38 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
There's a chain somewhere on the GS... ...

There's a chain somewhere on the GS...

Always a smart ass somewhere on ADV ;)

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/15/02/22/ebe7471c16666fdd53315eccab4fbf6f.jpg
Forum: Americas 02-21-2015, 08:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
13 GSA. I would definitely slab it. I...

13 GSA.

I would definitely slab it. I imagine I'll be covered in Salt too...
Forum: Americas 02-20-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 778
Posted By a.c.s.
10F in Ann Arbor - want to ride to Cali...

I'm going to be in Cali on March 4. Is it ridable to the Gulf and head west given the conditions?

I have a heated vest an elephant ears over the handlebars. I am however concerned about black ice...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-02-2014, 11:59 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,219
Posted By a.c.s.
Buy a Seahorse case from Amazon for $40, 4...

Buy a Seahorse case from Amazon for $40, 4 J-bolts, 4 washers, 4 nuts, and some silicon caulk.

Drill holes in the appropriate locations, caulk, mount, and rejoice...

Done.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-27-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,639
Posted By a.c.s.
Ahh yes... To live in the North East... My...

Ahh yes... To live in the North East...

My friends and I have used WD40 with success, but you'll need to reapply after each washing. My riding season ends the first time the roads are salted,...
Forum: The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths 09-23-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,787
Posted By a.c.s.
:roflLOL... Last time I checked, it's skills that...

:roflLOL... Last time I checked, it's skills that keep the bike rubber side down - not superstition.

I wonder if anyone with a "Gremlin Bell" has ever gone down on their bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2014, 10:08 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,428
Posted By a.c.s.
I too experience higher operating temperatures...

I too experience higher operating temperatures while riding at high RPMs/speeds for extended periods. The temperature gauge never goes above the second arrow, but it does get up there. It's much more...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,270
Posted By a.c.s.
You're in metro Detroit, eh? Are you sure it...

You're in metro Detroit, eh? Are you sure it didn't happen while on pavement? Seriously, we have TERRIBLE paved roads throughout MI.

Where were you riding at? Anywhere west of Novi is in my...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,210
Posted By a.c.s.
100% agree. My riding mentor said something I...

100% agree. My riding mentor said something I totally agree with - "I don't like 'pay to play'".

I would love to spend a weekend with the guys at Rawhyde, but $1300 for a weekend? I had a 12 day...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-03-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 741
Posted By a.c.s.
Hello Neighbor on the other Southern Ontario lake...

Hello Neighbor on the other Southern Ontario lake - I'm in Grand Bend now...

Anyways, Rigid Industries is a very good bet. Lots of lumens thrown down the road. I've had them on three bikes and...
Forum: Americas 08-01-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,055
Posted By a.c.s.
Just got back on Monday. I left the screen...

Just got back on Monday.

I left the screen on the whole time and had zero problems. Dropped the bike once while turning around to help my buddy, and then once on Tomichi Pass on it's .25mile rock...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 11:13 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 741
Posted By a.c.s.
Also make sure that it's not the cables at the...

Also make sure that it's not the cables at the throttle body - there is a plate that covers the cable on either side - you'll find it directly below the throttle body synchronization nuts.

My...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2014, 01:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,063
Posted By a.c.s.
I'm totally there with you. I rode the WC GS last...

I'm totally there with you. I rode the WC GS last year before buying my '13 GSA. The WC GS is a bad ass bike, no doubt, but I preferred the character of the DOHC. The free revving nature of the WC...
Forum: Americas 07-15-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,055
Posted By a.c.s.
COBDR - Windscreen or not?

I'm riding out from Michigan to Colorado Springs to hook up on the COBDR around Telluride.

Usually when I ride dirt (ie Michigan Sand), I pull off the windscreen to save myself the trouble of...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 714
Posted By a.c.s.
You're within specs, so you could call it good....

You're within specs, so you could call it good. Since I can behave like a person with OCD, I tried my best to get all intake and exhaust clearances to be as close to each other as possible, all at...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-02-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,845
Posted By a.c.s.
If you're talking about the Aluminum Adventure...

If you're talking about the Aluminum Adventure cases, they are JUNK! They may as well be Chinese JUNK.

If you take your bike offroad, I would not suggest them. Look at them the wrong way and...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-26-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,664
Posted By a.c.s.
LOL. Spend your money and see how much further...

LOL. Spend your money and see how much further down the trail you'll get than someone who didn't.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 03:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Disaster averted. Flat repaired. On out way to...

Disaster averted. Flat repaired. On out way to Betsie river camp.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Lots of mud... But now we have a flat. Gotta run...

Lots of mud... But now we have a flat. Gotta run the wheel down to the next has station. Bummer.

Stuck at us131 and 19 mile rd.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/06/21/a9u7ajam.jpg

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/06/21/a9u7ajam.jpg
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-20-2014, 11:16 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Rain rain rain... Just south of hardy dam now,...

Rain rain rain... Just south of hardy dam now, will soon be in the powerline trails and through Manistee NF.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-17-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Damn... Coming in on BMW's - three of us. ...

Damn... Coming in on BMW's - three of us.

Got a call back from them and it'll be $18/camper. The best they'd do is $16.60/camper if a dozen people showed.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,559
Posted By a.c.s.
How about WD-40? Works great at removing road tar.

How about WD-40? Works great at removing road tar.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-17-2014, 08:34 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
I'm still planning on being there. Leaving Friday...

I'm still planning on being there. Leaving Friday morning and riding up through Manistee state Forest. Talked to Mark at Betsie River Campground and everything is good to go, but he has to call me...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 06-07-2014, 06:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 655
Posted By a.c.s.
My buddy, I'm certain, has the dirtiest GSA in...

My buddy, I'm certain, has the dirtiest GSA in Ann Arbor (it's yellow). But, if you're talking about the black 1150gs that's normally behind Taubman, I know which bike you're talking about. I used to...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-21-2014, 06:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Looks good. I'm in Hawaii now, so I'll call them...

Looks good. I'm in Hawaii now, so I'll call them next week when I'm back to find out if they are connected to the trail system.

Thanks - acs
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-20-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
A good standby is Wild Bill's since it is...

A good standby is Wild Bill's since it is definitely connected to the trail system.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-20-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Any suggestions on a campground? I'm thinking a...

Any suggestions on a campground? I'm thinking a State Forest Campground like Schecks: http://www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/Details.aspx?id=583&type=SFCG
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,578
Posted By a.c.s.
Thanks for the explanation. I just changed my FD...

Thanks for the explanation. I just changed my FD and gear oil. I'll give the moly a shot - my gearbox feels a little clunky, but I filled with 75w-90.

Prices aren't too bad either.
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-11-2014, 09:35 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
I can tell you're not married...

I can tell you're not married...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-10-2014, 07:57 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Nice - riding season I'd finally here. I don't...

Nice - riding season I'd finally here. I don't expect this event to be the badass party that Ryan puts on. Just riding and having good times in the evenings.

In terms of a date, I just chose a...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-10-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Yoopers are always needed ;)

Yoopers are always needed ;)
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-10-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
Good times in the sand there!

Good times in the sand there!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-09-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,578
Posted By a.c.s.
Place this post into the holy scriptures of the...

Place this post into the holy scriptures of the 100 posts every GS rider should read! Thanks for the summary.

Def - could you give us details on how much molybdenum disulfide you add (oz, ml,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 05-02-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,712
Posted By a.c.s.
If there is anyone I would want to be there, it...

If there is anyone I would want to be there, it is you Doug.

Done deal!
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