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Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 11-21-2014, 05:32 PM
Replies: 688
Views: 272,251
Posted By NZRalphy
You need more spanners!

You need more spanners!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 04:13 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,237
Posted By NZRalphy
Longer swing arm means the u-joints are working...

Longer swing arm means the u-joints are working at less extreme angles so they should last longer
Forum: The Garage 11-14-2014, 02:16 AM
Replies: 2,322
Views: 311,215
Posted By NZRalphy
That's not two doors.... It is the front and back...

That's not two doors.... It is the front and back of the same door ya silly bugger
Forum: Trials 11-14-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,104
Posted By NZRalphy
I thought your son was supposed to be helping?....

I thought your son was supposed to be helping?....
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2014, 02:24 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,141
Posted By NZRalphy
Cry NEVER warm your bike up. You'll melt an air...

NEVER warm your bike up. You'll melt an air cooled bike in no time..... Experience :(::(:

Just get on and ride it
Forum: Trials 11-11-2014, 01:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,320
Posted By NZRalphy
I'm with you man. Tricks look cool. BUT ...

I'm with you man. Tricks look cool.

BUT

Trials is about years of skills and riding the basics. I, literally, rode my trials bike on the driveway over a few bricks for years just to get my...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 975
Posted By NZRalphy
I guess he's not.... Maybe he is just showing his...

I guess he's not.... Maybe he is just showing his friends that a lower bike is a reasonable option ?
Forum: The Garage 11-03-2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,213
Posted By NZRalphy
Dig a deep hole concrete in a sealed steel tube....

Dig a deep hole concrete in a sealed steel tube. You can put a big hydraulic cylinder in it so one day you can build a cool bike work stand. Until then put a cap on top.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,121
Posted By NZRalphy
OP - I'd be very happy to run the bike as it is. ...

OP - I'd be very happy to run the bike as it is.
If I didn't want to weld it then follow this- get a can of brake clean and clean the hole, heat and repeat. Wire brush and clean the threads of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2014, 12:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 838
Posted By NZRalphy
Bicycle guys did this all the time. Take a 19"...

Bicycle guys did this all the time. Take a 19" tube, a large piece of tyre patch, fresh piece of rough sandpaper, and fresh patch cement - Go to a truck tyre repair guy for a couple of patches
...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2014, 02:12 AM
Replies: 5,369
Views: 880,703
Posted By NZRalphy
Earth strap next to the starter? Or there...

Earth strap next to the starter?

Or there are a couple of gearboxtoframe tabs right around where the Ctr stand brackets are - got to get on the floor to see them?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-17-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 268
Posted By NZRalphy
Yes keep the same torque. Replace the crush...

Yes keep the same torque. Replace the crush washer and closely inspect the mailing faces. If there are any marks put a smear of Loctite gasket seal (517?) and the leak will stop
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 10-03-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 7,959
Views: 7,455,672
Posted By NZRalphy
That bird feeder is empty

That bird feeder is empty
Forum: The Garage 09-27-2014, 02:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,642
Posted By NZRalphy
May be. For some folk they are.

May be. For some folk they are.
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 01:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 583
Posted By NZRalphy
This is funny. Very good

This is funny. Very good
Forum: The Garage 09-26-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,642
Posted By NZRalphy
Lay some sand paper on the floor and quietly sand...

Lay some sand paper on the floor and quietly sand the pad flat. Then you are good to go.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-26-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,836
Posted By NZRalphy
Agreed. Do your best to cold set them back into...

Agreed. Do your best to cold set them back into shape. Heat will put a huge colour stain on them that may never come out.

If unsure how to progress go talk to car panel beater (they have...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,266
Posted By NZRalphy
Front wheel is pointing the wrong way so he went...

Front wheel is pointing the wrong way so he went over the edge.... :cry
Forum: The Garage 09-21-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,676
Posted By NZRalphy
The center nut has a handle on it so it is a...

The center nut has a handle on it so it is a quick release clamp.
Bottom plates are flat.
Bottom plates are chamfered so someone or something can get to a work area under the arch.

..... I...
Forum: The Garage 09-09-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 9,301
Posted By NZRalphy
Gosh that is big!

Gosh that is big!
Forum: The Garage 09-09-2014, 03:51 AM
Replies: 1,391
Sticky: Note to self:
Views: 307,694
Posted By NZRalphy
Ye Gad! I hope you are ok.

Ye Gad!

I hope you are ok.
Forum: Trials 09-08-2014, 02:10 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,974
Posted By NZRalphy
Itll be fun. It'll be slow. Sod the comfort. I've...

Itll be fun. It'll be slow. Sod the comfort. I've done the SSDT and we rode freekn flat out to do 30 sections over 90 miles within 6-7hrs (some times more or less). You may struggle to get that...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2014, 01:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,944
Posted By NZRalphy
Ummmmm buy another Altrider but ask Altrider to...

Ummmmm buy another Altrider but ask Altrider to attend to the sharp edges????
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,275
Posted By NZRalphy
I've replaced a rumbling main bearing..... OMG it...

I've replaced a rumbling main bearing..... OMG it is a disaster and they should recall all bikes with sealed for life rear hubs!

Sigh.....
Forum: GS Boxers 09-05-2014, 03:16 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,115
Posted By NZRalphy
Loctite guy says blue loctite will increase over...

Loctite guy says blue loctite will increase over tightening by about 10%.

ALWAYS put blue loctite on motorcycle fasteners (including calliper bolts) and USE a torque wrench. Loctite adds a little...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 08-31-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,952
Posted By NZRalphy
Very nice. Pleased the 'system' works And...

Very nice. Pleased the 'system' works

And Dirty helps out in a sticky situation again!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2014, 11:48 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,086
Posted By NZRalphy
No. You could be faced with MAJOR costs to repair...

No. You could be faced with MAJOR costs to repair an ESA shock.
Forum: The Garage 08-29-2014, 02:33 AM
Replies: 803
Views: 131,781
Posted By NZRalphy
True. Do it cos he isn't messing with you and it...

True. Do it cos he isn't messing with you and it is a brilliant read.

Dirty do I get free suff now?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 11:54 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,167
Posted By NZRalphy
No tool. Use your foot!

No tool.

Use your foot!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 01:28 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 31,265
Posted By NZRalphy
Good description on the loctite product. ...

Good description on the loctite product.

For those that don't know a blast of a flame heat to get 140degC will break down loctite for disassembly. And there is a great Loctite thread in Garage...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 07:12 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 6,167
Posted By NZRalphy
Awww come on!!!!......... Stand on it and...

Awww come on!!!!.........

Stand on it and twist your foot.

Simple and no tool needed!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 511
Posted By NZRalphy
I think your Lambda/O2 sensor(s) is on it's way...

I think your Lambda/O2 sensor(s) is on it's way out . The bike uses the sensor to tune the fuel injection mixture and it does this very quickly so the bike can pass startup emissions. They are approx...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,418
Posted By NZRalphy
What do the canisters do?

What do the canisters do?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 798
Posted By NZRalphy
The BMW item defiantly looks like it will help...

The BMW item defiantly looks like it will help aerodynamics as it is the same angle as the screen. I wonder if the air off the screen would be cleaner and less buffeting?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2014, 03:17 AM
Replies: 5,369
Views: 880,703
Posted By NZRalphy
Hi Jim Wheel bearings turn relatively slowly...

Hi Jim

Wheel bearings turn relatively slowly so pry off one seal and over pack the bearing to help it stay lubricated longer.

126ooomile @ 45mph average = 2800hr = 350 x 8hr days......... if i...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-19-2014, 01:33 AM
Replies: 5,369
Views: 880,703
Posted By NZRalphy
Plug it with a rope thing. Done it before and ran...

Plug it with a rope thing. Done it before and ran it until it is bald
Forum: Ride reports 08-19-2014, 12:13 AM
Replies: 2,052
Views: 423,386
Posted By NZRalphy
Bed for the night here if I can take home to the...

Bed for the night here if I can take home to the bacon factory.....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-18-2014, 03:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 5,502
Posted By NZRalphy
Sorry wrong. If you can get chrome to be...

Sorry wrong. If you can get chrome to be clear..... then you have see through metal.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 405
Views: 68,577
Posted By NZRalphy
Ummmm BMW Bike division ..... And he knows what...

Ummmm BMW Bike division ..... And he knows what he is talking about!

XtreemLEE - you are starting to talk a whole bunch of BS now. Best calm down a bit.
Forum: The Garage 08-14-2014, 03:32 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,827
Posted By NZRalphy
Check the order of the timing again please 1342...

Check the order of the timing again please 1342 not 1432 or some such - you get the idea. Did that once and ran just like you have.

And which way the dizzy rotor spins. :shog
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