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Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2011, 06:01 AM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 531,436
Posted By fooey
I'll be looking for A F in OH soon maybe eh?:rofl

I'll be looking for A F in OH soon maybe eh?:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2011, 06:31 AM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 531,436
Posted By fooey
ordered mine when there were about 23 left from...

ordered mine when there were about 23 left from the original 100...patiently waiting...:jive
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2011, 09:15 AM
Replies: 3,799
Views: 531,436
Posted By fooey
Just ordered...Thanks for the work.:freaky

Just ordered...Thanks for the work.:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2011, 09:03 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 5,053
Posted By fooey
Same as above for me. Love the OHLINS...Im just...

Same as above for me. Love the OHLINS...Im just sayin:freaky Alfred
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,508
Posted By fooey
Hi, I'm with Terry, been doing mc bearings for...

Hi, I'm with Terry, been doing mc bearings for years that way. With replacement in mind of course. The dust seals are cheap so replace. I have in the past reused the dust seals if they still were...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2011, 08:20 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,746
Posted By fooey
That Sucks, If it were me I would ask to have a...

That Sucks, If it were me I would ask to have a floor model shock installed to get back on the road. I know my dealer would do it in a heartbeat. Otherwise i would ask for a loaner. You should be...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2011, 09:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,581
Posted By fooey
Hi, Has anyone checked the fuel tank vent? My...

Hi, Has anyone checked the fuel tank vent? My bike is not with me at the moment to look at to see how to check. I removed my canister quite a while back and dont remember the layout. I believe there...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,995
Posted By fooey
Hey Matt, Might I also suggest running the engine...

Hey Matt, Might I also suggest running the engine then pull the injector while still attached to the fuel line(if possible as I dont have my scoot to look at right now) and place in the jar and go...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2011, 06:33 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,995
Posted By fooey
Mornin, Could you switch the left and right stick...

Mornin, Could you switch the left and right stick coils to see if problem follows and if not switch the injectors and see if the problem follows.:ear Alfred
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2011, 08:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,699
Posted By fooey
Hi, For those worried about overflowing the...

Hi, For those worried about overflowing the reservior when installing new pads just open the bleeder when pushing in your piston. The fluid in the caliper bore is loaded with moisture/contamination...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2011, 09:22 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,805
Posted By fooey
Nice...gotta get me one of those bmw...

Nice...gotta get me one of those bmw aprons...:lol3 Cheers:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2011, 07:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,058
Posted By fooey
Laugh Yea! riding with cap open maybe not so good!...

Yea! riding with cap open maybe not so good! However simply blowing through the vent line would do to eliminate that possibility. Plus if your riding along and it acts up you could pop it open...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-13-2011, 07:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,058
Posted By fooey
Guten Tag, Have you tried running with the gas...

Guten Tag, Have you tried running with the gas cap loose? If it does not do it then you have a plugged tank vent. fwiw... Alfred :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2011, 04:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,913
Posted By fooey
Now class lets not forget...suck, squeez, pop,...

Now class lets not forget...suck, squeez, pop, blow:deal at the end of the squeez part both valves are loose, go ahead and adjust. I use a straw to find top also.:lol3 Alfred
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2011, 06:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By fooey
Gudday! Pull the plastic cover and stick coils...

Gudday! Pull the plastic cover and stick coils out, spray thoroughly all around with contact/brake cleaner to degrease, dry with compressed air, then spray with deoderant spray you know the kind that...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,624
Posted By fooey
vvme

I had the vvme 35w hi/lo for about a year-w/no bulb warnings or problems. Then i got the bulb warning every time for about a month, got tired of looking at it and went back to my h7's. tossed vvme's...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2010, 06:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 615
Posted By fooey
Hi, I too have the traveler A from ez touring it...

Hi, I too have the traveler A from ez touring it packs to about 5" x 11" in the bag it comes with. Fits good and stays on even in high wind. I have an aeroflow screen and bmw exp cases no top case....
Forum: GS Boxers 12-06-2010, 05:49 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,247
Posted By fooey
Hi, If your machine is in a constant temperature...

Hi, If your machine is in a constant temperature building you should not get any condensate. But if the temp goes up and down quickly thats another story. My nephew works for yamaha and recently...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-06-2010, 05:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,248
Posted By fooey
Hi, Have you loked at r12oogs.info ? In the how...

Hi, Have you loked at r12oogs.info ? In the how to section click on "mudflap" and there is an article on how to roll your own. I did it and am pleased with the results and it cost nothing because I...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-01-2010, 08:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By fooey
Hi, I would take your new 8x22's and thread them...

Hi, I would take your new 8x22's and thread them in without the rotor until they bottom lightly. as long as the space between the head of the bolt and the hub is smaller than the thickness of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-19-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By fooey
HI Folks,Forgive me if this was mentioned in the...

HI Folks,Forgive me if this was mentioned in the posts. Don't forget when you push in your pistons to open the beeder so you don't push dirty fluid back into the system. Expell it right then and...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,116
Posted By fooey
Howdy, Best thing I ever bought was LED brake...

Howdy, Best thing I ever bought was LED brake lights(P3)...:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 11-09-2010, 06:39 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,062
Posted By fooey
Hi, You can also buy left hand drill bits and...

Hi, You can also buy left hand drill bits and often times as you drill it will catch and remove the offending screw. see ya Alfred
Forum: GS Boxers 11-09-2010, 05:36 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,580
Posted By fooey
Mornin, I'm with Jim, 20k mi. on my 06 zero...

Mornin, I'm with Jim, 20k mi. on my 06 zero issues. Rode to work this morning 30 deg F , 30 mi. ran like a scalded dog. See Ya
Alfred
Forum: GS Boxers 10-29-2010, 08:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 568
Posted By fooey
probably white lithium grease, you can add more...

probably white lithium grease, you can add more to match the other seal. I usually get them dry and wipe with fork oil and install. Always had good results. See Ya
Forum: GS Boxers 10-26-2010, 06:35 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,598
Posted By fooey
Yes clean out the smeared aluminum. then apply...

Yes clean out the smeared aluminum. then apply loctite 271 to the surfaces. this stuff works. yes it will come apart later. fwiw See Ya!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2010, 09:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 485
Posted By fooey
Hi, Chasing noise issues can drive you crazy....

Hi, Chasing noise issues can drive you crazy. Most of the time its nothing to worry about. My 06 has the same humming at various speeds but I figure its just a normal coming together of various...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2010, 07:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,089
Posted By fooey
I am not using any hyde products but for the...

I am not using any hyde products but for the money I would get the" twin headlight ernie" skid plate. looks like the best one for the money. The final cover from hyde looks good...that I would buy....
Forum: GS Boxers 05-17-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 612
Posted By fooey
Mornin, Is the brake dragging on the center...

Mornin, Is the brake dragging on the center stand? if so open the bleeder and see if it squirts a bit of fluid and gets free, if it does, then there is something not letting the fluid return on...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2010, 07:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,738
Posted By fooey
penny tech

Hi, if you are a do it your selfer go to r1200gsinfo.com and look in how to for mud flap. I did the mod and it works fine. See Ya.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2010, 06:57 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,529
Posted By fooey
no fumes

Mornin, I ride all winter to work, bike comes out of 50 degree F garage into all kinds of cold ( NE Ohio), sits out all day, then back into the heated garage. Never noticed any smell at all and I was...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2008, 06:40 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,491
Posted By fooey
Hey JetPilot, wrap a ziptie around the two side...

Hey JetPilot, wrap a ziptie around the two side round parts of the horn to keep the brake hose from getting caught on full suspension compression. Inmate Borracho posted pics of the mod. I found it...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2008, 05:28 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,227
Posted By fooey
Question well...good question. I cant find any price info...

well...good question. I cant find any price info on them. Autolite's site shows an xs-extreme sport- xs4163 and that is even more mysterious:huh

I called advance auto parts, auto zone and napa...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2008, 11:35 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,227
Posted By fooey
Hello inmates, Autolite's website says 4163 for...

Hello inmates, Autolite's website says 4163 for 05-08 r1200gs/adv. sooo.... more questions. What's really correct?:deal
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2008, 04:25 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 5,378
Posted By fooey
Suuuue Eeee!!!:lol3

Suuuue Eeee!!!:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2008, 03:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,875
Posted By fooey
The velcro is easy but I did the mud flap mod: ...

The velcro is easy but I did the mud flap mod:

r1200gs.info/howto/mudflap.html worked for me,just a bit of tinkering.:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2008, 03:14 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 926
Posted By fooey
Hi Warthog, Sounds like engine torque/counter...

Hi Warthog, Sounds like engine torque/counter torque on decel. Assuming when you let go the engine begins braking. The only other thing likely would be the wheels laced off center. I'm just tossing...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2008, 08:47 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 842
Posted By fooey
Yep, dropped mine in the mud at 5mph, nothing...

Yep, dropped mine in the mud at 5mph, nothing touched the ground. I had the leg gaurds on at the time also.:thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2008, 07:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 709
Posted By fooey
Thats right, a little blue locktight and no...

Thats right, a little blue locktight and no worrys, that said everyone must do what makes them comfortable:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2008, 11:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 760
Posted By fooey
I stand by what I said,, if this fella wants to...

I stand by what I said,, if this fella wants to flush at the dealer and have him slide in the pads thats fine. But any time you push in pads get the old fluid out right there...simple the caliper is...
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