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Forum: Hacks 04-13-2008, 03:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,600
Posted By CrazyRider
SwingArm Road hard put away broke

Broke it yesterday, hit a wash out in Saline valley. Used a strap to hold shock in slot then tye strap to limit the travel. rode it out and home to Willows....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-10-2007, 01:13 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,005
Posted By CrazyRider
got me once

after dealer service it came off on the way home. Notice the rubber is missing, if you are not carfull installing the top case it can push the rubber out. this was 35,000 miles ago and. no problems...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,109
Posted By CrazyRider
Yep Growing Pains

i went through my share of problems ,some was due to the dealer but after the new transmission, $2500 for the cow fix, and about that much for the rim fix i just love my bike. i have thought about...
Forum: Racing 02-09-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,156
Posted By CrazyRider
Some Pix of Cpt Ron

here ya go ron
if ya keep raceing you will run out of room for the stickers

http://www.crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/127460797-M.jpg

Here they come
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2007, 06:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 539
Posted By CrazyRider
Are you missing a 1100GS ?

I was looking at a link on ebay my kid sent me. not that i would buy off of ebay. my first thought is, this may be a complete bike being sold for parts. If it aint stolen it might be a good source...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-19-2007, 06:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,121
Posted By CrazyRider
I Road this home

Who needs spokes. After a bad arugment with some Freeway concrete I rode this about 10 miles to home. Ride it home then let Woody fix it. interesting enough the tire did not go flat...:1drink

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Forum: Racing 01-09-2007, 07:10 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 9,123
Posted By CrazyRider
Cpt. Rons Pit

near the exit of the pits its small but was effective. left- Eric Right - Jasen

http://www.crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/121737384-M.jpg
Forum: Racing 01-09-2007, 07:04 PM
Replies: 186
Views: 9,123
Posted By CrazyRider
Parker pit

Hey Wedge, We met ya in the parking lot of the Blue Water. the Van with the honda 650, Jerry, Cpt Ron, Jason and Eric. good job on your ride. hope we see ya again.
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2007, 05:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,671
Posted By CrazyRider
video

Cameras outside and inside. most thieves are camera shy and dont like loud noises so put an alarm in for the garage too. I have the alarm and 6 video hi-res cameras. my video system records 24/7. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2007, 07:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
you are right again!

it rained pretty good on this trip, does that count as wash? :scratch

oops i already said that...sorry
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2007, 07:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
you are right again!

Yea but It rained pretty good on this trip, does that count as wash? :confused
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2007, 07:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
here is the hole

if you losen the setscrew you can adjust the switch, or just pry using the hole.

http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/122027356-M.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2007, 06:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
i agree

he used the scribe tool to hook the hole in the switch to pry it making an adjustment. I am sure it is dirt causing it to stick. i am going to get a new one to replace it and one to take with me. i...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-08-2007, 06:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
Scottsdale BMW fixed my Brakes

yep, I have read about it many times but I haven't had a problem until I was about 700 miles from my home going through the heavy traffic in Phoenix and it happens. Brake Failure light on. I noticed...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 05-23-2006, 05:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,232
Posted By CrazyRider
Gamin

I havent had the uv problem but I hit a cow and the crash did this to mine. called garmin and they have a max for repairs. mine musta exceeded that because they sent me a new one. i think it was...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2006, 04:25 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,741
Posted By CrazyRider
BMW 4x4

Dont have a Jeep But does this count? :1drink


http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/54090739-M.jpg
Forum: Face plant 02-11-2006, 05:22 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,708
Posted By CrazyRider
Ya Made it

Sounds like things went good. Other than the pain ya got all the bolts in. Wonder if they used a Tourque wrench....

Quote: "Before I was fully awake, the nurse apparently talked to me about...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2006, 04:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By CrazyRider
Strange

I dont know. It has to be something in the back ground. Here is the other side. Very weard though, good eye :huh

http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/36916258-M.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2006, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 929
Posted By CrazyRider
Yea Woodys worked for me

You are a long way from Woodys but he did good for me. here is my 1200GS with a 21" on front. Not much clearance but it is great off road....

http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/36916260-M.jpg
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Forum: Face plant 02-06-2006, 08:39 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 6,708
Posted By CrazyRider
Jump

Drink milk makes strong bones? Dont think it will help you Ron. Next time just Jump. Let me know if you need to borrow my nail gun. It shoots 16 nails.. Yea, i know it aint funny, hope you heal fast!...
Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2006, 06:51 AM
Replies: 934
Views: 247,539
Posted By CrazyRider
Adventrue Water Crossing

Yea right... give me Shit for having my bike in the truck,,, Ya all got me beat on the water crossing while riding. Great pix though, what a great site this is! :1drink :thumb

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Forum: Ride reports 01-29-2006, 06:36 AM
Replies: 181
Views: 48,009
Posted By CrazyRider
Got to Love the Cows

[QUOTE=Sideoff]Collision with a baja cow on hwy 1 with duct tape bandages :-)

http://i24.photobucket.com/albums/c2/sideoff/bikefix.jpg

Proof that the cow was, in fact, black

I got me a...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-22-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,261
Posted By CrazyRider
I know your Pain

Same shit happened to me except the rear seal. waiting for that one. got 15,000 miles on now 4 months in shop between the trans, hitting concrete on the freeway, and then hitting a cow. other than...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2005, 04:28 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 779
Posted By CrazyRider
05-1200gs

2005 1200GS 14,000 miles from feb 05. been in the shop for over 2 months during that time. new clutch, new trans and clutch, new rims (hit concrete on freeway), new front end(hit a cow on dirt road)...
Forum: Australia 10-05-2005, 06:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,543
Posted By CrazyRider
Garmin 2010

Dont leave home with out it. it keeps me from getting lost and tracks the numbers. distance,max speed, track bla,bla,bla. only problem off road is when ya crash, but garmin will fix. Max repair bill...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2005, 04:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,290
Posted By CrazyRider
12" Fender

Yep, i plan to remove the fender. have ordered a knob-e and will post when its on and tested.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2005, 05:27 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 8,228
Posted By CrazyRider
21" Front Wheel

21" Front Wheel :evil

Woody's

http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/36916260-L.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2005, 07:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,290
Posted By CrazyRider
Oops

I noticed my Rear tire looks like a front......
Here is the Other rear.

http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/33199206-M.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2005, 06:50 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,290
Posted By CrazyRider
All Good

No ABS problems yet seams to stop just like before. I hammered the front pretty good but did not try disabling the ABS. No errors so far.

high speed no problem, i ran er up to 110 and its smooth...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2005, 05:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,290
Posted By CrazyRider
Talking Woody's Wheel Does it again .... 21"

:nod Gotta thank Chris, the crew and Woody for jumpen through rims...(Hoops) to get my wheels back. I hit some concrete that was in the freeway a while back and they did an exceptional job fixen...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2005, 07:17 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,420
Posted By CrazyRider
12gs

Sold the 1150 Adventure and got the 12GS. Much better balance and seams to be better off road. I am very happy I made the switch even though the 12GS requires some Maintenance.. :cry :poser
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2005, 01:33 PM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,219,121
Posted By CrazyRider
my 1200gs

fairly new


http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/14325666-L.jpg



http://crazyrider.smugmug.com/photos/16491353-L.jpg

9,000 miles new trans,clutch etc
Forum: Face plant 09-05-2005, 02:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,006
Posted By CrazyRider
Bad Break Man

Wow Cpt., ya made it sound like a ride to the store. It’s a bad
break at a bad time. I came over to give ya a little survival kit
and saw the X-Rays and it traumatized me to stop on the way
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-28-2005, 03:00 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,132
Posted By CrazyRider
Sent to Woody's

Yep the front is pretty bad and BMW has a back order in Germany so that means if i want new rims from BMW I will need to put the 12GS on blocks for a couple of months.
Called A&S BMW and they...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2005, 12:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 955
Posted By CrazyRider
PM'd ya Woody

PM'd ya Woody
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2005, 11:21 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,132
Posted By CrazyRider
Thanks for the replies

I dont know how bad it has to be before the tire goes but it its more than this i dont wanna find out.

Oh, and if you had been riding in the automotive wheel track, would you have hit it? I think...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2005, 06:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,132
Posted By CrazyRider
Spokes dont go flat

oh yea i forgot to tell ya. The tires did not go flat. I rode it home! yea a little slower, 50 was too scary but in time i made it.

here is the location Vacaville, Ca
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2005, 06:26 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,132
Posted By CrazyRider
Ya want help deciding on spoke rims take a look

Yesterday during my morning ride to work I decided to smack a piece of concrete that was in the middle of my lane. I was traveling west bound on I-80 in Vacaville when I was jolted awake when I saw...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2005, 02:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,067
Posted By CrazyRider
Yep Stuck switch But Brakes work

I did keep riding. The rear brake is not bad with out the assist but the front takes some pressure but after a couple of hours of riding with it I got use to it ok. So dont panic if it happens to...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2005, 08:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,067
Posted By CrazyRider
12GS Anti-Lock Brake Failure during Ride

This is just FYI not a new opinion pole... :patch


After reading about problems with the Anti-Lock brakes I kept thinking,, wonder when this will happen to mine.

Riding some off road Saturday...
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