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Forum: Ride reports 03-07-2014, 01:57 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 350,145
Posted By matapo
Well done mate!:clap

Well done mate!:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 12-27-2013, 01:47 AM
Replies: 791
Views: 102,744
Posted By matapo
07 75000 kilometers and still goin strong!

07 75000 kilometers and still goin strong!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2013, 01:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,609
Posted By matapo
Be honest . Buy the one you like the looks...

Be honest . Buy the one you like the looks more!!!:D
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,113
Posted By matapo
The Greek BMW dealers suggest oil change every...

The Greek BMW dealers suggest oil change every 5000 kms due to high temperatures.

I all do an oil change before a big trip.
Forum: Ride reports 07-06-2013, 10:11 PM
Replies: 152
Views: 31,771
Posted By matapo
We passed through Albania in a recent travel and...

We passed through Albania in a recent travel and we hitted that bunker on that bridge!!!
Nice report. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2013, 12:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,781
Posted By matapo
The 3/4 hides the beer belly better plus I m...

The 3/4 hides the beer belly better plus I m nearly fourty years old...
Forum: Ride reports 02-11-2013, 07:02 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 350,145
Posted By matapo
Hey I m glad the wound healed so nice. It s...

Hey I m glad the wound healed so nice.

It s nice hearing from you again.

Take care!
Forum: Ride reports 02-09-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 4,852
Views: 3,190,962
Posted By matapo
That is exactly what came in my mind !!! ...

That is exactly what came in my mind !!!


Fantastic report from a fantastic group of people.
Forum: Ride reports 07-23-2012, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 350,145
Posted By matapo
Hello again.The movement of the fibula wont cause...

Hello again.The movement of the fibula wont cause you any trouble.Sometimes if the bone doent heal we perfom
osteotomy of the fibula! I guess that you ll need 6 to 8 week with crutches(yes they...
Forum: Ride reports 07-20-2012, 09:40 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 350,145
Posted By matapo
Nicely done. They left the fibula as it is...

Nicely done. They left the fibula as it is because the articular part was intact plus it helps tibia heal faster.
My best wishes. Get well soon.
Greetings from Greece.

P.S. I m an orthopaedic...
Forum: Road warriors 05-13-2012, 04:58 AM
Replies: 107
Views: 18,398
Posted By matapo
R1200R is in my opinion the best looking boxer. ...

R1200R is in my opinion the best looking boxer.
I really wanted one but couldnt afford one at a time.

No regrets though. I love my GS.

If I could turn back time I would have waited to find an...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-08-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By matapo
I thought you mean non BMW OEM extras. I own a...

I thought you mean non BMW OEM extras.
I own a 07 with ABS,heated grips,onboard computer adn hand protectors.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2012, 11:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 968
Posted By matapo
Mine has only the spoked wheels from the...

Mine has only the spoked wheels from the adventure,Remus Hexagon can and touratech valve cover protectors so it's
pretty basic.
Happy Happy Happy!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2012, 09:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,623
Posted By matapo
The Parthenon is crumbling because of pollution,...

The Parthenon is crumbling because of pollution, therefore keeping pollution control devices is stupid?




Do I really have to answer???

Nice thinking man....
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2012, 07:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,623
Posted By matapo
Man GreenPeace should give you an award! An...

Man GreenPeace should give you an award!

An unleaded fuel engine without a catalyst releases toxic gases. If you dont care about us I suppose you
care about your passenger which is the first who...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,623
Posted By matapo
R1200GS is not suitable for heavy traffic.You...

R1200GS is not suitable for heavy traffic.You dont have to be an engeneer to understand that an air-oil cooled bike
is the worst choice.It s a shame to boil the bike as well as your self in this...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2012, 12:41 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,566
Posted By matapo
The brakes!

The brakes!
Forum: Equipment 04-07-2012, 12:01 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 36,078
Posted By matapo
I like both set ups. I m really kean on buying a...

I like both set ups. I m really kean on buying a GL. The only thing that holds me back is securiy.

Its impossible to leave the bike unattended.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,876
Posted By matapo
I was also a bit worried when sending money to...

I was also a bit worried when sending money to Greece but that guy still delivers! :lol3[/QUOTE]



Enjoy your brand new greek gaiter. You shouldnt worry about buying things from Greece since...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2012, 01:51 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,876
Posted By matapo
Yep. A guy from the greek GS forum has made a...

Yep. A guy from the greek GS forum has made a replica.

Only good comments until now.

Well done GSforum.gr !!!
Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2012, 10:53 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,118
Posted By matapo
3000 miles/5000kms oil change intervals!InGreece only???

Greek authorised dealers suggest that oil change every 3000miles/5000kms due to weather conditions here.

I'm curious if this is also happening to other countries with similar climate conditions...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2011, 11:01 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By matapo
I m a bit comfused about the bearings. The wheels...

I m a bit comfused about the bearings. The wheels come from another bike and I d prefer

to kkep the oem bearings on. Arent they sealed? Should I only grease them before putting the wheels on?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2011, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 643
Posted By matapo
Changig from alloy rims to adv spoked wheels

I m changing my alloy rims with the black adventure spoked wheels:clapon my 07 GS.

What extra parts should I have exept from the longer rear bolts?

Anything that I should know about changing...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2011, 03:05 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,020,336
Posted By matapo
Let s hope that the electronic sreen is optional....

Let s hope that the electronic sreen is optional.

Am I the only one that thinks that a small closed storing place should be added???
Forum: GS Boxers 10-29-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 13,044
Posted By matapo
If it has a glove compartment (like in ktm s adv)...

If it has a glove compartment (like in ktm s adv) and black spocked wheels I m buying the new one.


:wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 10-25-2011, 08:24 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,176
Posted By matapo
I totally agree with you. The colors of bmw suits...

I totally agree with you. The colors of bmw suits are from the 80's.....

I dont want to look like all the other BMW bikers. Exept that I think that they are

high quality suits( and gives you...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-25-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 4,569
Posted By matapo
I live in Athens Greece. Driving in the city...

I live in Athens Greece. Driving in the city center is like a rollercoaster!

Of course we split lanes and I can say that the GS is doing really good.

Low center of weight plus the handlebars...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By matapo
I guess medium it is. Any other pics?

I guess medium it is.
Any other pics?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2011, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 743
Posted By matapo
Which AirHawk for the R1200GS?

After a 2,500 km trip I decided that I should search for some extra comfort.
Does any of you guys uses an AirHawk on his GS?
Do you have any pics so we can see how it fits?
Share your experience...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-25-2011, 11:49 PM
Replies: 2,608
Views: 3,318,192
Posted By matapo
Roadtrip to Serbia

Roadtrip to Serbia
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2011, 05:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,908
Posted By matapo
Nice pics. I see there s enough space between...

Nice pics.
I see there s enough space between the bag and the exaust. In the pics provided in Giant loops page the space was really small.
Any other info about the bag? Did you get it from an EU...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2011, 07:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 715
Posted By matapo
Maybe you should ask your son....:rofl

Maybe you should ask your son....:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 04-17-2011, 01:20 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 6,820
Posted By matapo
I think that I m the laziest person in the forum....

I think that I m the laziest person in the forum. My GS is cleaned as needed but not by me.
I get it to a moto-wash.:evil
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2011, 11:41 PM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,201,027
Posted By matapo
Gs

Gs
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2011, 11:39 PM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,201,027
Posted By matapo
Forum: EMEA 02-27-2011, 01:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 737
Posted By matapo
She will be as soon as she sees all the small...

She will be as soon as she sees all the small roads...
Go for something lighter . An on-off will be ideal.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2011, 12:43 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,424
Posted By matapo
I wander is the paint or powdercoat will last... ...

I wander is the paint or powdercoat will last...

I like the black rims but I really cant find anyone that will guarante the
final result.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2011, 07:00 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 22,450
Posted By matapo
Isnt illegal to remove the catalyst??? I ve...

Isnt illegal to remove the catalyst???

I ve read an article which claimed that toxic gases that the catalyst holds can cause some health problems to the driver-passenger.

Is this true?

...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2011, 10:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,699
Posted By matapo
I m trying to forget it. It usally happens when I...

I m trying to forget it. It usally happens when I ride on highways.

I just wanted to see if anyone else would admit that it is a problem.

No way I m changing my GS!
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2011, 10:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,699
Posted By matapo
Question Anti-vibration handlebars on R1200GS anyone?

I m really kean on instaling the SW-Motech antivibration handlebars.

Has anyone already instaled them?

Can you share your experience and photos?:ear
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