ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 328
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: ketchup57
Forum: GS Boxers 11-27-2006, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,253
Posted By ketchup57
Thanks for the update - plans have been put off...

Thanks for the update - plans have been put off for a little bit so I will watch the SWMoto site for when the tires come available.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2006, 11:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,253
Posted By ketchup57
:ear Did you make that call? Getting...

:ear

Did you make that call?

Getting ready to change the Scorps in the next 4-6 weeks...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2006, 08:12 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,910
Posted By ketchup57
Any news on this? Been watching the website and...

Any news on this?
Been watching the website and still haven't seen this added...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-25-2006, 08:28 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,256
Posted By ketchup57
My 05 was spot on accurate until 1k mi ago -...

My 05 was spot on accurate until 1k mi ago - first 20k mi when it got to 5-0 mi to go I was filling with over 5 gal - now when full it reads half full, and the count down is about 50 mi off

the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-27-2006, 02:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,280
Posted By ketchup57
From the way mine are wearing I would say the...

From the way mine are wearing I would say the Scorpians will last longer than the Tourances did - the Tourances went between 8-10k - with 7-8k on the Scorpians already they are only looking about...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2006, 07:41 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 716
Posted By ketchup57
+1 Commuting year round - when the bike...

+1

Commuting year round - when the bike sits out in the parking lot and it is below 20 I do clutch/gas routine and seems to do the trick - the only time it almost failed that was below 0
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2006, 07:11 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 27,847
Posted By ketchup57
at first I was thinking 13 - so thanks for the...

at first I was thinking 13 - so thanks for the link to clear up the 73 for me



eoR - wonderful writing and photography - I couldn't stop laughing about the way things unfolded during that...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2006, 11:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By ketchup57
sorry - no good web references - spoke with the...

sorry - no good web references - spoke with the auto paint supply store mostly, and I had done some small airbrush work on r/c cars...

basically it was just a matter of masking off a few things...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2006, 09:27 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,718
Posted By ketchup57
Any ideas which connections I would be looking...

Any ideas which connections I would be looking for?

Guessing just follow the wires as best as I can... :dunno
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2006, 09:04 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,718
Posted By ketchup57
Could this be why I am on my 8th head light bulb?...

Could this be why I am on my 8th head light bulb? If the bulb is starting to wear out and starts pulling more current, will that cause the bulb to fail at start up?

sorry for the small...
Forum: Equipment 09-18-2006, 08:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,795
Posted By ketchup57
I did the electrical tape thing - was on the...

I did the electrical tape thing - was on the inside of the shield, basically just so it looked nicer, but it would cause the shield to leak when it rained...

I really like this idea with a thin...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2006, 08:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By ketchup57
Thanks! it has been fun...

Thanks! it has been fun...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2006, 04:06 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 869
Posted By ketchup57
I changed from blue to white and black - garage...

I changed from blue to white and black - garage job other than 2 parts...

didn't like the way the silver tank plates were wearing so I tried to paint them black, but wasn't happy with the results...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2006, 07:29 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 30,903
Posted By ketchup57
Just had my FD replaced, no wobble, just oil...

Just had my FD replaced, no wobble, just oil leaking out of the seal...

For approx 18k mi there had been a small dust halo at 19k mi there was a drip... drip.... drip... on to the rear wheel,...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2006, 06:55 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,069
Posted By ketchup57
+1

+1
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2006, 06:41 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 6,685
Posted By ketchup57
Becky, It was great to meet you both ...

Becky,

It was great to meet you both

you forgot about the chili!!!

http://phbalanced.smugmug.com/photos/90502917-L.jpg


BTW - it was good to see that you recovered quickly and were...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,097
Posted By ketchup57
I have the same issue - for the past 9 months...

I have the same issue - for the past 9 months after riding for a while I will pull in to a parking lot or the driveway and will notice the rear bulb warning. I have asked the dealer to look at it 2...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2006, 07:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 711
Posted By ketchup57
Exactly - will have a couple of lock nuts that...

Exactly - will have a couple of lock nuts that hold it in place

if the bag is sagging in to the muffler then it sounds like the mushroom bolt is too high, or the bad isn't properly attatched to...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2006, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 605
Posted By ketchup57
personally I like the Scorpions better than the...

personally I like the Scorpions better than the Tourances - they seem to offer more feedback in the dirt... and they seem a little quicker at turn in on the road...

my .02
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2006, 12:40 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By ketchup57
I was thinking of that for the tight wad way of...

I was thinking of that for the tight wad way of doing it - I used to work in a Mt Bike shop so was used to those smaller ones - wasn't sure if something was available for the bigger motorcycle...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2006, 12:36 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,885
Posted By ketchup57
and yes Charlie did ride in the PD - didn't...

and yes Charlie did ride in the PD - didn't finish - no idea what happened - there was talk that it was also being filmed, but I was never able to find anything on it during the race.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2006, 12:34 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,885
Posted By ketchup57
so it wasn't an adventure? fooled me - boy to I...

so it wasn't an adventure? fooled me - boy to I feel like an :asshat

:fyyff
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2006, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By ketchup57
:clap thank you

:clap thank you
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2006, 02:39 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By ketchup57
I am guessing that would be $320+ even before...

I am guessing that would be $320+ even before shipping across the pond, I will put my home made pieces back in place before spending that much. Although that is a very nice looking bit, would be...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2006, 12:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,180
Posted By ketchup57
skull and cross bones :clap thanks for...

skull and cross bones :clap

thanks for checking on the paint for me...:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 11:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 857
Posted By ketchup57
got mine today - but about 6 weeks ago I was told...

got mine today - but about 6 weeks ago I was told that the fuel pump recall had been taken care of :huh - I only knew of the banjo bolt recall at the time but didn't ask questions.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 11:40 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,180
Posted By ketchup57
I once asked it that would work on the headers,...

I once asked it that would work on the headers, cat, and exhaust but was told that at least the headers and cat would get hot enough to torch even the BBQ paint.

btw - I am impressed that he...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 11:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 711
Posted By ketchup57
it is ASC - automatic stability control ...

it is ASC - automatic stability control

From the BMW site - Automatic stability control, or ASC, is also available as an option for select 2007 models. ASC is an assistance system that offers...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 05:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,362
Posted By ketchup57
+1

+1
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 04:16 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,180
Posted By ketchup57
Ahhh - gotcha - Thank you - I guess I should say...

Ahhh - gotcha - Thank you - I guess I should say it looks like a great job in the 4"x4" picture on my screen - I had thought that the tires were just dirty


Any idea how the engine and exaust...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 04:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 877
Posted By ketchup57
Question 12GS Touratech Hugger

Has anyone tried it?

I know it is minimalist and doesn't stop the spray on the lower legs, but that isn't what I am trying to stop. The plastic gaurd on the shock is gone (broke off), and the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2006, 02:51 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,180
Posted By ketchup57
doesn't look like the standard rattle can job -...

doesn't look like the standard rattle can job - there was a lot of prep work - the signals, the wheels, everything has been done. I wan't to know what he used on the engine, pipes, cat, and exaust?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 8,321
Posted By ketchup57
Yes the trolling of the old posts continues... ...

Yes the trolling of the old posts continues...

Has there ever been any other sitings of a GS-P???

I have always thought the GS would make a better patrol bike than the RT-P but until this pic...
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2006, 07:05 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 50,743
Posted By ketchup57
bumpitty bump actually surprised at the...

bumpitty bump

actually surprised at the lack of numbers in this poll for how long it has been going on.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2006, 07:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,968
Posted By ketchup57
WHOA - look what happens when you really start...

WHOA - look what happens when you really start digging - I never knew that advrider.com was also bmwgs.com

is this proof that the BMW GS is KING?!?!?! :rofl





:pot
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2006, 03:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 658
Posted By ketchup57
Nice Choice - welcome to the assylum

Nice Choice - welcome to the assylum
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2006, 09:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,392
Posted By ketchup57
:thumb Nice set up - great touch with the...

:thumb

Nice set up - great touch with the OEM fog light switch...

really like the looks of the black tank protection bars too

how did the install go and what kind of tweak did you do to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2006, 08:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,660
Posted By ketchup57
that doesn't look good... my .02 -...

that doesn't look good...


my .02 - since you aren't too concerned with getting ABS on the next ride... go for the GO!!!!! :thumb


again it is good to see you still have your humor and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2006, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 570
Posted By ketchup57
not sure if it would help - but some of the RT-P...

not sure if it would help - but some of the RT-P bikes around here have the spoked wheels too
Forum: Face plant 07-31-2006, 06:32 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,075
Posted By ketchup57
Best Wishes for a speedy recovery and return to 2...

Best Wishes for a speedy recovery and return to 2 wheels!

I have always enjoyed your posts and am happy to see we are wishing you a speedy recovery rather than telling stories in your memory.
...
Showing results 1 to 40 of 328

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 06:13 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014