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Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 08:54 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,215
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I have a 2004 GS with 102,000 miles on it and...

I have a 2004 GS with 102,000 miles on it and have had no major issues with it......original clutch....original final drive.....original gas in the tank lol!!!......my wife and I have done ten...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 08:14 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 486
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Great experience....thanks for sharing. This is...

Great experience....thanks for sharing. This is the beauty of social media......holding the bad dealers accountable and giving kudos to the good ones!
As a side note, I have found that Idaho and...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 517
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I had the exact same thing happen to me......same...

I had the exact same thing happen to me......same leak location, everything. Speigler sent me off a new one and credited back my credit card when the failed line reached them and they could test it....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-30-2014, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4,822
Views: 752,537
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Thank you Sir!

Thank you Sir!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-30-2014, 03:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,146
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Plus one on the clean up option in the Wisdom...

Plus one on the clean up option in the Wisdom page....mine, also 04' 1150GS, made a hell of a racket upon start up. I did the clean up and it fixed the issue. I have just over 100,000 miles on my...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2014, 10:30 PM
Replies: 4,822
Views: 752,537
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Can I ask you to forward the link to ALXGS's...

Can I ask you to forward the link to ALXGS's youtube video on this?
Thanks.
Forum: The Garage 07-28-2014, 06:34 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 11,328
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I installed LED turn signals front and back on my...

I installed LED turn signals front and back on my 2004 R1150GS about two years ago. I couldn't make them work properly due to the low current draw so I bought and installed a Kisan Signal...
Forum: Vendors 07-24-2014, 01:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 343
Posted By Secret Agent Man
motoPOCKETS comes to Canada????

I just received notice that U.S. moto equipment supplier Twisted Throttle has acquired the Ontario based accessory dealer and distributor "A Vicious Cycle".
I have two of the motoPOCKETS installed...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-27-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 992
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I will watch this post with great interest....I...

I will watch this post with great interest....I have an '04 GS and ride a lot 2 up heavy.....first gear is too high and I have thought of this options a lot.

Let see who chimes in.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-22-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 748
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I also have the silver H&B crash bars although my...

I also have the silver H&B crash bars although my bike is a 2004 R1150. When it came to repainting them I used PlastiKote Rebuilders Cast Finish and couldn't be happier! The match is perfect and,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By Secret Agent Man
My understanding is the left side tensioner is on...

My understanding is the left side tensioner is on the top so it doesn't get the lubrication as fast where as the right side is on the bottom and gets lubed immediately upon start up.....hence the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By Secret Agent Man
lumpy749, I'd like to get your read on if the...

lumpy749, I'd like to get your read on if the replacement makes much of a difference (again, specific to the '04....I am aware of the issue on pre '04.) I have heard the rattle on other 1150gs's but,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,519
Posted By Secret Agent Man
+ 2 on the adventure tech plug and play light....

+ 2 on the adventure tech plug and play light. I've had mine for over 60,000 miles and not one LED has burned out. Very bright and cars stop two car lengths behind you!

Great Canadian...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2014, 08:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,407
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I have been reading about this modification for...

I have been reading about this modification for some time now and, please correct me if I have it wrong, but this issue was supposedly resolved with the 2004 model GS. I have a 2004 GS with over...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 07:13 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,290
Posted By Secret Agent Man
If you want a manual or almost any info on this...

If you want a manual or almost any info on this fine steed, look to the bottom of the page and click on "Hall of Wisdom". Good stuff.
Couple of things to check. If it's ABS, flush the brake fluid....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-16-2014, 04:27 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,382
Posted By Secret Agent Man
[QUOTE=flatland964;23234676]"Congratulations! I...

[QUOTE=flatland964;23234676]"Congratulations! I bought a 2001 1150GS not too long ago.

You should confirm that it has the updated timing chain tensioner. Very easy swap if it does not."
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-13-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,665
Posted By Secret Agent Man
+1 on the Jessie bags....not cheap but you get...

+1 on the Jessie bags....not cheap but you get what you pay for...great quality. I had BMW System Cases on my 1100 GS and they were just O.K.....didn't hold squat. I bought my 1150GS with the three...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,702
Posted By Secret Agent Man
+1 for Adventuretech! I have their LED...

+1 for Adventuretech!
I have their LED tail/brake light on my 1150 GS......Adventuretech is on the ball.....a great highly visible tail light and great customer service. I met the owner at a BMW...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 09:53 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 702
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I don't think they are the same people running...

I don't think they are the same people running the company, although they are both out of Victoria (Vancouver Island), B.C.
I have dealt with both Roadrocketeer and Adventuretech and Jim's...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-31-2013, 01:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,265
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Same here....on the center stand with the jack...

Same here....on the center stand with the jack from my Dodge Dakota placed just right (I believe placed under where the rear shock and swing arm meet....my cat's been removed) and tweaked a bit gets...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-31-2013, 11:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,265
Posted By Secret Agent Man
+ 1 for what Jim said.....ask me how I know!!:cry

+ 1 for what Jim said.....ask me how I know!!:cry
Forum: Vendors 12-30-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,595
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Greetings from Mexico! Mine is on the inside lid...

Greetings from Mexico! Mine is on the inside lid of my Jessie tail box....hasn't moved in at least 500 topes !!:rofl Holding firm and happy that it is.
I keep all my photo copies i.e. license,...
Forum: Latin America 12-28-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Greetings from Mexico! Thanks gents for the...

Greetings from Mexico!
Thanks gents for the feedback!
It's great to know that we will not be eaten on the road out of Creel lol! We have done this region before but your past (specific)...
Forum: Latin America 12-28-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Thank you tricepilot and stormdog for chiming in,...

Thank you tricepilot and stormdog for chiming in, greatly appreciated!
We are cleared to go as planned!!

Cheers,

Casey
Forum: Latin America 12-27-2013, 11:25 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By Secret Agent Man
You da man Andy....thanks for that! I've also...

You da man Andy....thanks for that!
I've also posted on H.U. so we'll see what comes in but your post tells me that's to route we'll take.

Cheers,

Casey
Forum: Latin America 12-27-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 759
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Road from Creel, Mexico north to Douglas border.....

Greetings from Mexico! My wife and I will be riding out of Creel in a few weeks, heading north to Arizona. In the past we have taken MX 16 over to Hermosillo and up to Nogales but want to try a...
Forum: Vendors 09-12-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 665
Posted By Secret Agent Man
WOW! Now that looks like quite the adventure!

WOW! Now that looks like quite the adventure!
Forum: Vendors 08-29-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 66,327
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Dan, please disregard my question on if the...

Dan, please disregard my question on if the $60.00 is for one side or both.....I just saw that it's for one side only......sorry I missed that. Still a very good deal compared to new TB's from BMW...
Forum: Vendors 08-29-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,373
Posted By Secret Agent Man
motoPOCKET.......

Nice product....I saw it at the BMW MOA rally installed on a R1200GS windshield....seemed to be very nicely put together and the price was more than reasonable IMO.
Lots of install...
Forum: Vendors 08-29-2013, 09:45 AM
Replies: 210
Views: 66,327
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Hi Dan....I've been reading this thread for...

Hi Dan....I've been reading this thread for several months and can't see if the price, $60.00 USD, is for one side or both. If it's already been made clear please accept my apologies.
My right side...
Forum: Vendors 08-29-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 373
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Yay for euromotoelectrics

I second that emotion......I have been buying my plugs and fuel filters through this company for the past few years....always a good experience!
Forum: Vendors 06-12-2013, 04:16 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 8,595
Posted By Secret Agent Man
I like it!! Being from Canukistan I would like to...

I like it!! Being from Canukistan I would like to see the PayPal option on the website.
Forum: Latin America 01-04-2013, 01:26 PM
Replies: 250
Views: 13,257
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Mexico to Guatemala crossing.........

Hi GuateRider,
Yes, for sure we need to hook up....perhaps at the Moto Cafe in Antigua. I'll give you a heads up a few days before.

When my wife and I crossed into Guatemala a few years ago we...
Forum: Latin America 12-31-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 250
Views: 13,257
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Heading to Guatemala

Sara, Daniel, GuateRider, Dazzer and Leigh .....Greetings from Zihuatanejo!
Sheila and I will be in Panajachel sometime between the 9th and the 11th., and will stay a minimum of three or four...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2012, 08:27 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Thanks for the input guys, greatly appreciated!

Thanks for the input guys, greatly appreciated!
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2012, 12:58 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 618
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Brake fluid question 2004 R1150GS

I was installing new front brake pads this afternoon on my 04 1150 GS and while cleaning the brake pistons, one came partially out and dropped a bit of brake fluid. I got the piston back in but my...
Forum: Latin America 11-19-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,850
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Thank you all for the positive posts. My wife and...

Thank you all for the positive posts. My wife and I will be riding south out of Tucson in mid December. The idea of half price tolls will save us a bundle!!
Forum: Latin America 11-19-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,753
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Andi & Ellen, thank you so much for detailing the...

Andi & Ellen, thank you so much for detailing the road situation down to Batopilas, greatly appreciated.
We might just do a day trip out of Creel on the 75kms of paved section.
We were in Creel two...
Forum: Latin America 11-11-2012, 06:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,753
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Andi & Ellen, thanks for the swift response. No...

Andi & Ellen, thanks for the swift response. No worries, I will await your update on what you find out.
FYI, I have been to the long white cloud several times and am always blow away by the beauty...
Forum: Latin America 11-11-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,753
Posted By Secret Agent Man
Thanks for the info guys. My understanding is the...

Thanks for the info guys. My understanding is the ride down to Batopilas (from Creel) is the reason you go to Batopilas......it's supposed to be an awesome ride with spectacular views. If it's closed...
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