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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2012, 06:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By farfetch
If I find that the rebuild price around here...

If I find that the rebuild price around here comes close to the new shock,..I'll change gears. Trying to save a bit at the moment. Thanks
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2012, 06:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By farfetch
Thanks all! Will start the phone calls today and...

Thanks all! Will start the phone calls today and see what they can do.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-06-2012, 06:42 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By farfetch
I used to think that also, but in OZ and Europe...

I used to think that also, but in OZ and Europe they are rebuilding them (with mods/drilling)... and I recall hearing about a shop in the eastern US, I just forgot who
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 01-05-2012, 11:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,122
Posted By farfetch
seeking stock BMW shock rebuild

Hi,

I'm new to the area,.. I've done in my 04 GS ADV stock shocks through a 2 yr RTW tour,... looking for recommendations for a shop in the S.E. US that will rebuild the stock shocks.

Any...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By farfetch
fixed!

http://i450.photobucket.com/albums/qq221/StickyBill/throttle20cable.jpg

thanks heaps guys! :clap this was it! she's runn'n smooth now! took her for good spin into the mountains, what a relief! ...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By farfetch
yeeesssss!

oh shit! I think thats it! its midnight here, and the bikes locked in the hotel owners garage,...will check it first thing,,..Thanks sooo much! I actually think I saw exactly what you just posted...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,066
Posted By farfetch
Just off the boat, bike problems already, help

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Forum: Australia 05-20-2010, 06:11 PM
Replies: 1,180
Views: 52,624
Posted By farfetch
yeah! thats the ticket...that'll save me hours of...

yeah! thats the ticket...that'll save me hours of punching numbers into the gps,...thank you much KLX! Just ran into Olyflyer and gang at the Grocery store in Newman yesterday.. they've made...
Forum: Australia 05-19-2010, 07:06 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,969
Posted By farfetch
GPX track file for CSR Pleasssse!

this threads has really captured my imagination! I've gotta have look at the CSR,...at least a little foray from Billiluna.. anyone gotta GPX track file for the entire CSR? Just made,...
Forum: Australia 05-19-2010, 06:57 PM
Replies: 1,180
Views: 52,624
Posted By farfetch
GPX? Canning?

hey there! any you guys got a GPX track file for the CSR? or have membership access to Ozexplorer? just made Newman, heading north,...going out to have a look at the CSR track,..not commuting to...
Forum: Australia 03-15-2010, 11:13 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
Pilbarra,.. you are the man! I'm loving my new...

Pilbarra,.. you are the man! I'm loving my new ignition/blastoff switch!
will need some shocks before I can even think about keeping up with you on your trails!
Forum: Australia 03-15-2010, 10:55 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
pm'd you

pm'd you
Forum: Australia 03-07-2010, 06:43 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
Damn....thats good stuff! I think I've got a new...

Damn....thats good stuff! I think I've got a new theme song! Great lyrics! just wanted to ad this pic from the gunbarrell to tie it all together...
Forum: Australia 03-07-2010, 06:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
the exoricism of GS

ADVriders of OZ,...I'm uber pleased to announce I'm mobile again. Thanks to you guys and especialy local advrider(Pilbara) ..I'm out of the trailer park and back on tour. I realize you guys spent...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2010, 06:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
Back on the Road!

ADVriders,...I'm uber pleased to announce I'm mobile again. Thanks to you guys especialy rdwalker and the help of local advrider(pilbara) ..I'm out of the trailer park and back on tour. I realize...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2010, 06:56 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
thanks for the intel,..gave it a go with wiggling...

thanks for the intel,..gave it a go with wiggling the wires,..no difference as of now,...will continue to monitor as I bump those wires around, I did see a bit of abrasion on the wires though,..but...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2010, 06:51 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
RDwalker thanks for walking me through...

RDwalker

thanks for walking me through this! I just finished running the voltimeter over the starter relay pins as you initially instructed....the voltage wasnt right going to the starter...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2010, 06:40 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
tested starter relay and fuel pump relay,...both...

tested starter relay and fuel pump relay,...both relays appear to be good but not getting the voltage they need,...something is blocking it.. so the relays are good, something between the fusebox and...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2010, 03:53 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
update from camp mayhem

okay, first off thanks every one for the assistance....I feel I'm making a little progress, I'm not a motorhead..and I'm regreting it right now. this is what I know now

symptons remain the same...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2010, 03:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
jump start from a car failed

jump start from a car failed
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2010, 03:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
okay,..so my RID display is not up,...and I didnt...

okay,..so my RID display is not up,...and I didnt hear the fuel pump..thanks for bringing that to my attention,.. I guess manualy operating the starter relay doesnt prove that the relay is...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2010, 02:54 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
new development

okay,...I think its the starter relay,.(as many of you pointed out).I've pried the cap off the starter relay assemply..pushed the copper goodies together and the Starter actually cranked..yeah!!!! ...
Forum: Australia 03-06-2010, 12:37 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
awesome, I was hoping I could pull the tank...

awesome, I was hoping I could pull the tank again,...right,..I'll do this starter button,..then have a look at the brains,... not sure what the loom is though
Forum: Australia 03-06-2010, 12:14 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
battery is pushing 12.56v,.... working into the...

battery is pushing 12.56v,.... working into the starter button housing...I just pulled all the screws and its still not opening up,..gotta review the manual, got plenty of hot air,..but no compressed...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-06-2010, 12:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
got the voltimeter, but not sure how to test the...

got the voltimeter, but not sure how to test the starter relay..as there are 4 different male ends on it. and I dont quite have the smarts to handle that electrical diagram. what about an issue with...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2010, 11:46 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
hi Robert, thanks for your help on this, you are...

hi Robert, thanks for your help on this, you are definately right on side stand bypass not helping. the nuetral light is on,...absolutely no sound when starter button is pushed. will look into...
Forum: Australia 03-05-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
not sure where the nuetral switch or clutch...

not sure where the nuetral switch or clutch switch are...will aproach the starter button first.
Forum: Australia 03-05-2010, 09:35 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
battery leads are tight,..pushing full power. ...

battery leads are tight,..pushing full power. got to relocate to the shade,.then I'll set into the starter switch block as you said,..I'm thinking this is the next best step
Forum: Australia 03-05-2010, 09:34 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
the wires were together when I started to...

the wires were together when I started to diagnose the problem,..I cut and spliced the wires to bypass the sidestand switch...assuming that was the problem. didnt help...whether it was bypassed or...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-05-2010, 09:30 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,301
Posted By farfetch
help,...grounded in Western OZ with ignition problem

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Forum: Australia 03-05-2010, 08:36 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,305
Posted By farfetch
Yank needs tech advice...grounded in WA

Hoping for some tech advice,.. made it all the way across Australia running tough dirt tracks with a solid running R1150 GS adventure. However,..while stopped at a gas station in Newman I came out...
Forum: The Garage 03-05-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 309
Posted By farfetch
help,...grounded in Western OZ with ignition problem

Hoping for some tech advice,.. made it all the way across Australia running tough dirt tracks with a solid running R1150 GS adventure. However,..while stopped at a gas station in Newman I came out...
Forum: Australia 02-23-2010, 08:56 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
Ride'n West

Until I can copy and past over from my website,,I'll post the link to a bunch of pics and ride reports of riding towards Alice

...
Forum: Australia 02-09-2010, 05:54 AM
Replies: 209
Views: 10,037
Posted By farfetch
moonan

can some of you folks tell me how long it takes to get from Moonan to Dungog (over the top)? ..on a fully loaded gs....and assuming its gonna be wet
thanks
Chris
Forum: Australia 02-02-2010, 05:35 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
A Tribute to Locky

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Forum: Australia 01-29-2010, 03:34 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
hey David! great to hear from you,.. you going...

hey David! great to hear from you,.. you going to the rally? hope to catch up with you at some point. healing is going good,..not exactly running marathons..but I can sure as hell ride!
Forum: Australia 01-29-2010, 01:25 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
Mcfear... Just got off the phone with Locky..so...

Mcfear... Just got off the phone with Locky..so I'll be running up to his shop. but thank you very much for the offer! At some point I need to go home so I can offer up a shop to you guys when you...
Forum: Australia 01-29-2010, 01:13 AM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
thanks for the call Locky! Coming your way!

thanks for the call Locky! Coming your way!
Forum: Australia 01-28-2010, 11:47 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,800
Posted By farfetch
Round two! it can only get better!

At some point on the flight over, I opened up the shade thing covering the window, and took a gander expecting to see more water..or clouds ect.... But laid out under the wing was the Australian...
Forum: EMEA 12-04-2009, 10:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 793
Posted By farfetch
I'm working on it... got a shipping agent...

I'm working on it... got a shipping agent checking into it. when are you leaving? I'm looking at early march...from Perth,.. also - you got any idea on how to handle the visas..ie a visa agent
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