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Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 09:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By luca9277
Mine is a 2001 model single spark, the TB's were...

Mine is a 2001 model single spark, the TB's were tuned at idle and 3500 RPM, it is just past the 4k RPMs that the vibrations really increase...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 852
Posted By luca9277
My GS is cracking my teeth

My 1150GS vibrates just a little below 4k RPM, actually it is almost smooth.. Well sort of. At least since I did valves, tune the throttle bodies and added a boosterplug but go past 4k RPMs (in any...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2,495
Views: 313,810
Posted By luca9277
Sorry to hear that, in all honesty it's shit! ...

Sorry to hear that, in all honesty it's shit!
I've been servicing my GS at St Peters' for 5 years and I can only say good thing about the guys, my FD gave up @ 40k km with the bike 2 years out of...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-24-2014, 08:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,064
Posted By luca9277
+1 on all of the above, I went from a 1200 to a...

+1 on all of the above, I went from a 1200 to a single spark 1150 and it drove me insane, then I out some good plugs, adjusted the valves and sync'd the TB and things got better, the next improvement...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-24-2014, 08:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 622
Posted By luca9277
I guess you have a 1150, the LED is welded on the...

I guess you have a 1150, the LED is welded on the RID board a few have done it but it is tricky job and you need to be very careful removing the old lights and welding the new ones.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,659
Posted By luca9277
I put 2 of them on the beak... Very handy. ...

I put 2 of them on the beak... Very handy.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/09/uruhapy4.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 11:43 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 18,608
Posted By luca9277
Some thoughts regarding BMW Motorcycles

I dont want to believe him.. But deep inside i do.


http://www.affordablebeemerservices.com/bmwthoughts/
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,430
Posted By luca9277
I had the key-less feature before and I lost...

I had the key-less feature before and I lost count of the time I rode around with the key left in the pannier lock or the seat lock.. I kinda hated that thing for the first couple of months then I...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,430
Posted By luca9277
http://www.moto.it/news/nuove-bmw-r1200-gs-adventu...

http://www.moto.it/news/nuove-bmw-r1200-gs-adventure-2015.html

Unfortunately the website only comes in Italian but I am sure other sites will soon release the details as well..
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,430
Posted By luca9277
2015 R1200GS & GSA Specs announced

The new features of the R 1200 GS:
Heavier flywheel like the GSA
Shift Assistant Pro (on request)
Keyless Ride (on request)
New color finish in Alpine white in combination with transmission and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 4,313
Views: 1,893,087
Posted By luca9277
Bellissima esperienza! Complimenti

Bellissima esperienza! Complimenti
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 02:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,319
Posted By luca9277
What's your favorite looking GS/A (year)

This guy took bits and pieces from a 1200 and an 1150 and came up with win own design..
To me that's how the 1200 should have looked like back in 2005!
Really beautiful.

...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-06-2014, 06:39 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 72,199
Posted By luca9277
I never had that feeling, I run a BP on my 1200...

I never had that feeling, I run a BP on my 1200 and now 1150GS and I know the throttle response is consistently better.
A few times I unplugged it as a test and I could definitely tell the...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By luca9277
To be honest painting it isn't that hard and, you...

To be honest painting it isn't that hard and, you may want to buy it in black and invest a few $$ on some spray paint and make it the color you like the most.
You may even consider wrapping instead...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-31-2014, 06:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,088
Posted By luca9277
Glad to hear it is all sorted now!!!

Glad to hear it is all sorted now!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-28-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By luca9277
Just in case you are looking for some...

Just in case you are looking for some inspiration..
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/28/ehagupa6.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 05-27-2014, 06:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By luca9277
Subscribed!

Subscribed!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 05:55 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,547
Posted By luca9277
I live in Singapore where the temperature all...

I live in Singapore where the temperature all year round is 32C (or about 90F), at times the traffic can get quite hectic and in a couple of occasions I had to pull over, turn the bike off and let...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2014, 09:43 PM
Replies: 1,363
Views: 448,536
Posted By luca9277
[QUOTE=AJ..;24222200]Hi all, I am new to the...

[QUOTE=AJ..;24222200]Hi all,
I am new to the 1150.
Just got mine a week ago from an German expat who had to leave the country.
And last weekend,have to rescue my fallen AT and rode the new to me...
Forum: Vendors 05-21-2014, 10:00 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 69,759
Posted By luca9277
that's a shame they dont make it for the BMW...

that's a shame they dont make it for the BMW anymore, I would like to give them a go!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-18-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 503
Posted By luca9277
I had the very same issue an I ended up replacing...

I had the very same issue an I ended up replacing the TPS...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-17-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,176
Posted By luca9277
My 6 year old daughter riding with me. Help!

Being italian i can tell taking the young ones to school on a Vespa, scooter or motorcycle is quite common over there, I have seen a few using this GIVI seat for their kids.. I have no personal...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-16-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,449
Posted By luca9277
Yeah I thinks lots of it is just a hard grip but...

Yeah I thinks lots of it is just a hard grip but still I'm curious to see if some of the vibrations can be lessened, I have some grip puppies on and that helped too, my old 1200 didn't shake too much...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 6,449
Posted By luca9277
I had been looking at the Vibranator for the...

I had been looking at the Vibranator for the R1150GS for a while, it does show up as 'available' on thier website however this is the reply I got once I emailed them


Hello Luca,
My name is Ron,...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-14-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,176
Posted By luca9277
I had the hyperpro as well but mine mounted...

I had the hyperpro as well but mine mounted differently on the bike.
No real need for it on tyremark but man it was great off-road!!
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/14/a8esu9yn.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2014, 12:52 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By luca9277
Thanks guys, here in Singapore there is no real...

Thanks guys, here in Singapore there is no real legal requirement, it was more my mild OCD... I like to see the miles piling up on the odo, especially if I am the one putting them on!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 603
Posted By luca9277
R11xxGS odo.. Ho do I change the mileage shown??

Quick one..

My odometer broke, got another one off eBay but it shows zero km/miles on it and I'd like it to be the same as my old one.. Is it possible to open up that thing and manually change it?...
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2014, 08:40 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,285
Posted By luca9277
I maybe interested! What is the price again?

I maybe interested! What is the price again?
Forum: GS Boxers 05-04-2014, 01:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 677
Posted By luca9277
I have finally received the handles and put them...

I have finally received the handles and put them together, they fit but it takes a bit of work.

The rear bit of the handle is much larger where it meets the bike's frame so I had to chop it off a...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By luca9277
Thanks guys, I went down to the garage with...

Thanks guys,
I went down to the garage with enough tool and the right attitude to fix the space shuttle.
I checked again fuse#3 even though it looked perfectly fine, I remember reading a post a...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By luca9277
Thanks Terry, That might be the case as these...

Thanks Terry,
That might be the case as these issues come and go as they like, I had to pull a bit the headlight module so chances are one of these wires got messed up..
I'll look into it!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2014, 05:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By luca9277
R1150GS and the RID and the N indicator (and some petrol)

Yesterday I did quite a lot of work on my bike and I had to take the tank off, once I put everything together I noticed that the N indicator would stay on even in gear but not as bright, more of a...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 336
Posted By luca9277
Zega pro on r1150gs, got pic?

I found a used set of zega pro and I'm seriously thinking of getting them however they both are the largest 45l, I think as a minimum I need to lower the exhaust or I'll use a lane and a half...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 4,663
Views: 711,340
Posted By luca9277
What have you done to your GS or GS Adventure today?

Fitted a centech ap1 and mounting plate (big that I you the MassiveLee for plate!).
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/05/01/aquzybej.jpg
I've also managed to fiddle too much with the wiring and now N on...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,476
Posted By luca9277
Why do you need a GS when you have an RT?

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/04/18/aresa6yt.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By luca9277
Thanks Mike, it looks like that's the case.. I...

Thanks Mike, it looks like that's the case.. I won't mess around with that, I know nothing good could come out of it!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 411
Posted By luca9277
R1150GS fuel gauge backlight - can I change it?

I have replaced all the bulbs in the bash with LEDs, the fuel gauge though is still the same kind of yellow-ish, I couldn't figure out if how to change that one.. Is that possible? Anyone did it...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 630
Posted By luca9277
I have Vario cases and top box, I made a tool...

I have Vario cases and top box, I made a tool tube myself and attached it to the mounting frame of the top box, I am sure your could be mounted that way too..
...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2014, 09:14 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,149
Posted By luca9277
I've only even been able to jump start mine in...

I've only even been able to jump start mine in 4th or 5th gear... Go figure (with a charged battery..)
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2014, 06:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,852
Posted By luca9277
Hi Dan, Did you ever figure out how to swap...

Hi Dan,
Did you ever figure out how to swap them? I'm thinking of doing something similar myself..
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