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Forum: Ride reports 06-14-2011, 09:21 AM
Replies: 400
Views: 114,127
Posted By Slippy
Loving the ride report & now things have slowed...

Loving the ride report & now things have slowed down you're taking loads more stunning pictures too. I'm wishing I'd spent more time 'off the grid' in America!

You said you knew some off the...
Forum: Ride reports 04-10-2011, 04:37 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 114,127
Posted By Slippy
I'm sitting in Buenos Aires with all the...

I'm sitting in Buenos Aires with all the adventures of New York to Alaska, Alaska to Ushuaia behind me. Bike goes tomorrow, I fly back to London on Wednesday. Good meeting you & your gang in the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,389
Posted By Slippy
Mine is a 2008 European edition & out of warranty...

Mine is a 2008 European edition & out of warranty by a month, therefore the credit card took the strain.

Now that I know I'll keep a close eye to ensure I don't have a repeat.

The joys of...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-05-2010, 10:41 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,389
Posted By Slippy
Head's up - F800gs Rad' fan vulnerable.

Just to let you know the radiator fan on my F800 GS swallowed a some grit & dirt & died. $420 & only a week later with very little dust & dirt inbetween the new one was clogging too until I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-30-2010, 03:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Slippy
Thank you!

I love this website - despite probably posting my question in the wrong section I still got the answer I needed. I'll deal with it in La Paz, on the waterfront prior to getting on the ferry.

I...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-30-2010, 08:06 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Slippy
Just for info - the oil pressure light came on...

Just for info - the oil pressure light came on 200 miles after service, turns out the radiator fan was stuck fast with grit & dirt & so had to call into San Diego BMW & spent a further $420 on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-30-2010, 07:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,140
Posted By Slippy
Missed Mexican immigration & customs at Tijuana - can it be done down in La Paz?

Hello,

just crossed from the US into Mexico with an American rider & as he's been here before we skipped immigration & customs at Tijuana as there's an office in Ensenada.

Turns out that office...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-21-2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Slippy
ps. After I got the one reply I didn't check the...

ps. After I got the one reply I didn't check the forum again as I thought that was it.

As I said, new to ADV - lesson learned!

Thanks again.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-21-2010, 07:59 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Slippy
My God! That was my first post on ADV (in the...

My God! That was my first post on ADV (in the wrong section as it turns out) & I'm stunned by the quality of replies. Thank you gents!!!

I met a BMW old timer on the road & he directed me towards...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-15-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Slippy
Thanks for the tip, I may well give them a try....

Thanks for the tip, I may well give them a try. I've also been told about Brown Motor Works in Pomona so it's between the two.

I'm only passing through LA as I've had the pleasure a few times...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-15-2010, 11:42 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,176
Posted By Slippy
Brit looking for a service shop in S.Cal for my F800GS

Hello,

I'm after riding my F800GS from New York to Alaska, then from Alaska down to California. I shipped the bike over from London.

Before I cross the border into Mexico & head south I...
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