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Forum: GS Boxers 07-28-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,534
Posted By bmdubyou
With a 32" inseam and even I have trouble. I...

With a 32" inseam and even I have trouble. I have an 02 GSA...bought a Corbin seat & had the "nose" shaved down. The only times Ive really had trouble..a quick stop-once the bike stalled while...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2012, 04:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By bmdubyou
Yup..figured it out! thanks! used two 4"...

Yup..figured it out! thanks! used two 4" extensions.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,047
Posted By bmdubyou
doesnt the GSA have a higher output alternator? ...

doesnt the GSA have a higher output alternator?

Ok..so I just bought an 03 GS and have an 02 GSA...I like the GS as it seems more nimble just scooting around. I have already switched the wind...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2012, 02:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 432
Posted By bmdubyou
engine guard on 02 GSA-how does it come off?

I have the left side unbolted and removed but the right side engine guard seems to be just welded on or stuck in a sleeve or something? I don't see any bolt holding it on. :huh
Forum: Vendors 06-08-2012, 11:03 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,601
Posted By bmdubyou
this is a cool idea...how does it work?:clap

this is a cool idea...how does it work?:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2012, 10:51 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 430
Posted By bmdubyou
that's NUTS...it should only cost them .45 c to...

that's NUTS...it should only cost them .45 c to stick it in an envelope? if you have the old one I dont know why you couldnt match it up at Ace hardware.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2012, 10:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,403
Posted By bmdubyou
Doesn't it tell you what to use on the reservoir...

Doesn't it tell you what to use on the reservoir lid??:huh
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2012, 08:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 652
Posted By bmdubyou
thats crazy...so..which one are you offering? the...

thats crazy...so..which one are you offering? the broken one or the new one? :huh
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2012, 01:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,828
Posted By bmdubyou
I recycle! 40k on my GSA & 150,000 on my Accord...

I recycle! 40k on my GSA & 150,000 on my Accord & I never recall changing it.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2012, 01:26 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,073
Posted By bmdubyou
got a tank bag? its a good place to keep little...

got a tank bag? its a good place to keep little stuff (sunglasses, water bottle etc) & maybe a small camera that you can stop & take a quick pic so you dont even have to dismount!
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2012, 01:19 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,524
Posted By bmdubyou
its a pretty amazing bike. I have an 02 GSA that...

its a pretty amazing bike. I have an 02 GSA that has been great...mostly paved roads but when you want to hit fire roads, dirt roads trails you can. Ive seen some pretty amazing pics & videos of...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,819
Posted By bmdubyou
where IS this relay??

where IS this relay??
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2012, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By bmdubyou
wow, only an hour? the major problem looks like...

wow, only an hour? the major problem looks like it could be the seat...the 03 is a dual saddle with key at the rear and the 02 is a single saddle with the key operating the helmet lock and seat...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 540
Posted By bmdubyou
Parts Swapping - GSA to GS

Anyone ever try swapping parts from a GSA to GS? I have an 02 GSA and just bought an 03 GS. Im really liking how the GS rides and handles. I'm having clutch trouble on the 02 so I bought the 03 as...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 7,073
Posted By bmdubyou
I wish my passenger was that big! She has a good...

I wish my passenger was that big! She has a good advantage....petite = smaller clothes and she can pack more! :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2012, 09:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,456
Posted By bmdubyou
whew....thats an awesome thread. thanks for...

whew....thats an awesome thread. thanks for guiding me to that! gives me an idea what to expect.:eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,840
Posted By bmdubyou
I think I overkilled my setup...I put some led...

I think I overkilled my setup...I put some led lights on a relay then to a switch and then to the fusebloc I added under the seat. upon startups, they dont always come on so I have to turn the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,456
Posted By bmdubyou
Ahh..thanks! Thats why I always come here for...

Ahh..thanks! Thats why I always come here for help first...people who know!
THe clutch activation does not seem hard or anything abnormal at the lever. Last year on a few rides it slipped a few...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,456
Posted By bmdubyou
:eek1Oh boy! is this something I might tackle...

:eek1Oh boy! is this something I might tackle myself & save some gas money?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2012, 01:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,456
Posted By bmdubyou
clutch slipping 1150GSA

Ive been experiencing some clutch slipping on my 02 GSA with 38,000 miles. It seems the clutch fluid is going somewhere but it doesnt seem to be leaking on the floor but the reservoir seems to go...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2011, 03:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Thanks for the pics Craiger! SO...it must have...

Thanks for the pics Craiger!
SO...it must have leaked out somewhere? The clutch still operates....Ive not noticed anything wet down below. should I fill it again & see what happens??:huh
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Oh my...well..I guess its not good to depend on...

Oh my...well..I guess its not good to depend on the sight glass for the clutch...I opened it up and its empty. :eek1 is that bad? how do you fill it? (it has the rubber diaphram that seems to take...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Am I too easy on my bike??

Am I too easy on my bike??
Forum: GS Boxers 10-13-2011, 02:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Yes..1150 GSA. I have not done a fluid check or...

Yes..1150 GSA. I have not done a fluid check or bleed..I guess its ohh..past time for that?! :huh A big thanks y'all!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2011, 11:37 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Im not sure what you mean by "the sump of the...

Im not sure what you mean by "the sump of the engine area:??
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2011, 11:36 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
That would be the best thing to check first I...

That would be the best thing to check first I guess since its easier to get to...by the way-where IS the slave unit??

I did check the lever, its not hanging up on the handguard (darn it)
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2011, 11:30 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,779
Posted By bmdubyou
Well Ive had mine since 9,000 miles. its always...

Well Ive had mine since 9,000 miles. its always been strong til that incident. Im afraid to go very far now and theres still a good month of riding left....maybe!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-12-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,077
Posted By bmdubyou
Thats a great placement as far as giving them a...

Thats a great placement as far as giving them a nice spread from the headlights! PLUS you can adjust them while driving!:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2011, 08:58 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,050
Posted By bmdubyou
Went to pass and...clutch slipping??

I went to pass yesterday on a nice twisty road...speed limit was 55 and the cars are going 45..no way Im going to sit behind them. I have one shot at a short passing zone so I drop into 5th gear and...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2011, 08:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,019
Posted By bmdubyou
thats the exact place mine are cracked ('02 GSA)...

thats the exact place mine are cracked ('02 GSA) 37,000 pretty easy miles and no major crash.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2011, 08:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,779
Posted By bmdubyou
Wel, this topic brings up something ...Ive got...

Wel, this topic brings up something ...Ive got 37,000 miles on my 1150 gs and just noticed some clutch slippage. I was passing in 5th gear from about 40-50 mph...kinda freaked me out when the rpm's...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-06-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,064
Posted By bmdubyou
So...maybe under the seat might not be the best...

So...maybe under the seat might not be the best place? :eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2011, 09:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,005
Posted By bmdubyou
I have a tall windscreen on mine and when I...

I have a tall windscreen on mine and when I bought a Corbin seat that was an inch or two lower than the original the shield was too tall so I drilled out the holes for more adjustmet. I dont see why...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,005
Posted By bmdubyou
Holy cow...I love your backyard! thats it...Im...

Holy cow...I love your backyard! thats it...Im moving!
Forum: Road warriors 10-03-2011, 09:28 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 27,349
Posted By bmdubyou
yup...he was right...the tire pressure was low on...

yup...he was right...the tire pressure was low on both ends. I cant believe someone was riding it like that. I assumed they wouldve checked that. It made a big difference!!
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2011, 10:21 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 27,349
Posted By bmdubyou
Right...I was thinking tire pressure might do...

Right...I was thinking tire pressure might do that...I will check. True Steve G...I need to figure out if its tires or thats how its supposed to handle! :wink:
Forum: Road warriors 10-02-2011, 08:42 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 27,349
Posted By bmdubyou
1st Ride on a Harley Sportster!!

Ive never owned a Harley but yesterday this "wheeler dealer" guy brings an 02 Sportster 883 over for me to see (he's been after me for my skidsteer tractor and wants to trade) So, I take it for a...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-24-2011, 01:18 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 27,111
Posted By bmdubyou
Interesting! But I WANT mine to come out! I cant...

Interesting! But I WANT mine to come out! I cant imagine that it would have EVER blown out... its wedged in so tight that Ive torn all the rubber out along the right side that I have nothing to pry...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-24-2011, 12:07 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 27,111
Posted By bmdubyou
Thank God for this forum and you smart guys!...

Thank God for this forum and you smart guys! :clap Im in the middle of changing mine..its not coming out so now I'm loaded with some info...maybe it'll work now!
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2011, 09:11 PM
Replies: 2,336
Views: 642,119
Posted By bmdubyou
Wink You're right...and I know that. But I'm beginning...

You're right...and I know that. But I'm beginning to not even want to wave at cruisers and I dont like that feeling I have towards other bikers. On a side note: in IL its against the law to modify...
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