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Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-25-2015, 11:48 AM
Replies: 266
Views: 8,281
Posted By Sniperx
Simplicity. My Vw bus has a custom efi system in...

Simplicity. My Vw bus has a custom efi system in it. It has a map sensor in the computer. I used it for a while instead of the tps. Bad thing. Twitchy to tune...changed with barometric pressure...
Forum: Americas 05-24-2015, 09:19 PM
Replies: 28,914
Views: 2,552,852
Posted By Sniperx
Much more story added...give it a read.:evil

Much more story added...give it a read.:evil
Forum: Americas 05-24-2015, 08:45 PM
Replies: 28,914
Views: 2,552,852
Posted By Sniperx
Alright. I now feel semi qualified to post here. ...

Alright. I now feel semi qualified to post here.

What happened this weekend will crush some peoples image of Mexico and bolster others....maybe make a few people think twice.

I haven't been...
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Sniperx
I've got a trailtech (I think) switch on there...

I've got a trailtech (I think) switch on there now so thats working fine. I like the Squad. light...its cleaner than the big circle....
Forum: Equipment 05-22-2015, 09:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Sniperx
Not quite what I'm looking for. Its already...

Not quite what I'm looking for. Its already plated and everything. I have TT X2 HID right now but its a pretty good load on the system. Wondering which would be better for on and offroad between...
Forum: Equipment 05-21-2015, 09:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By Sniperx
Trailtech or Baja Designs....

Trailtech extreme kit or Baja Designs Squadron...which for dual sport KTM 530?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-20-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By Sniperx
Anywhere in particular? Limit the wandering to...

Anywhere in particular? Limit the wandering to find a place to pitch the tent.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-20-2015, 03:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By Sniperx
Some place non-desert with water nearby for...

Some place non-desert with water nearby for general enjoyment...river is ok. Just me. I heard there were some water crossings near Gorman...which means some water. Dunno where exactly or where you...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 05-20-2015, 03:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 404
Posted By Sniperx
Good place to DS a Thumper to for the weekend...

Got a little spare time this weekend. Wheres a good spot with some what within dual sport thumper range of Pomona? Looking to camp and play...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-17-2015, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10,447
Views: 2,247,650
Posted By Sniperx
And what if you hAve a 67 Vw bus with an...

And what if you hAve a 67 Vw bus with an aftermarket efi system that uses domestic parts? You know what part you need but they cNt find it without the make and model. I've run into this many times...
Forum: Equipment 05-11-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 801
Views: 101,999
Posted By Sniperx
I'm on number 3 now...I've been in since the...

I'm on number 3 now...I've been in since the first lot hit Rocket Moto. All the features I've tried seem to be working. I haven't gotten the broadcast music setting to work, but I think that was my...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2015, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1,076
Views: 81,112
Posted By Sniperx
Wanna really bake your noodle? ...

Wanna really bake your noodle?

http://www.touratech-usa.com/Store/597/PN-040-0351/Ceramic-Clutch-R1150GS-R1100S-165mm

http://www.ebay.com/itm/like/301537526237?lpid=82&chn=ps
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 05-06-2015, 10:23 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,764
Posted By Sniperx
That whole area 91/15 are a bunch of shit head...

That whole area 91/15 are a bunch of shit head drivers. I hate getting on those freeways. That and the toll lane plastic dividers take up a bunch of free space.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-03-2015, 06:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Sniperx
Man you guys are a cagey bunch. It's a...

Man you guys are a cagey bunch.

It's a camping accessory located in ...I think it was called lake forest or something like that. Guy said just outside Raleigh.


Besides, weeds is pretty much...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-02-2015, 09:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 362
Posted By Sniperx
Need help in NC...non urgent

I've located something I'd like to buy near Raleigh. The seller won't ship. I need someone to get it and box it. I'll have fedex do the rest. Any help? Will compensate.
Forum: Thumpers 05-01-2015, 01:27 PM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
What are we talking about here? It sounds...

What are we talking about here? It sounds important, but I am not getting the picture. I have a feeling I should know this....
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-27-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 84,509
Posted By Sniperx
I switch on the photon torpedoes and hit it. The...

I switch on the photon torpedoes and hit it. The Darth Vader 1150GSA with Hi and Low beams and the aux LEDs running is enough of a sight to make you move over.

Run about 10 mph over traffic and...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-25-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,059
Posted By Sniperx
There is some medical hope in the near future. In...

There is some medical hope in the near future. In Australia they found a drug that retries the hair follicles inside the cochlea. It's still in early testing but there's hope.

Do you have the afx...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2015, 04:17 PM
Replies: 943
Views: 84,509
Posted By Sniperx
I had some old gank say something similar to me...

I had some old gank say something similar to me the other day. I'm surprised...in advancing age I would think you would want to spend less time staring at tail lights and more time on anything else...
Forum: Thumpers 04-24-2015, 01:09 PM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
See...losing oil at a rate of more than 1cc per...

See...losing oil at a rate of more than 1cc per mile should create goop like that I would think. My oils not burning...its being puked out elswhere. I installed a breather box, added some baffling...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-24-2015, 08:14 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,536
Posted By Sniperx
You mean lack there of...right? Splitting was...

You mean lack there of...right? Splitting was the primary reason I got a bike 2 years ago after adding 20 miles bumper to bumper to my commute. Since then I've found endless reasons to keep it...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 04:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,258
Posted By Sniperx
http://www.ridermagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/20...

http://www.ridermagazine.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Jimmy-Lewis-balance-board.jpg

Make one of these and use it 15 minutes every day. Notice the small blocks to give you footpeg balance points...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:38 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,536
Posted By Sniperx
Nevermind...misread...but I distinctly remember...

Nevermind...misread...but I distinctly remember the MSF class and thinking that part was odd.

Non-issue...I can balance the 1150 pretty well anymore...the KTM even better.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 38,551
Views: 10,248,796
Posted By Sniperx
He went full Gyno...you never go full Gyno!

He went full Gyno...you never go full Gyno!
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 01:21 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,536
Posted By Sniperx
MMM....no... Look farther back in this...

MMM....no...

Look farther back in this thread I think its actually cited that CA law says under 5mph.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 11:52 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,964
Posted By Sniperx
About 640CC difference.... Seriously, I took...

About 640CC difference....

Seriously, I took an offroad course with Jimmy Lewis in February...riding dirt makes you so much more aware of different feelings....like a slipping wheel under torque...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 04-23-2015, 11:33 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,536
Posted By Sniperx
When I took the MSF class here in Socal I...

When I took the MSF class here in Socal I remember reading where it said slow to a speed below a walking pedestrian. I remember thinking that was odd and perhaps it was a safety measure to keep us...
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
I heard it come on during a test ride..thought it...

I heard it come on during a test ride..thought it was a leak....new to water cooled bikes. Now, I ran up to 250 and got nothing. Looks like time to go BMW 318 switch shopping.
Forum: Thumpers 04-21-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
Anyone know what temperature the factory fan...

Anyone know what temperature the factory fan turns on at? The manual says engine is safe at 258deg. I've seen my trailtech voyager read 250. I haven't heard my fan come on. It works, I jumped the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-17-2015, 12:14 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
Hmmmmmm...... When I changed the fuel filter...

Hmmmmmm......

When I changed the fuel filter this is the one that didn't get changed...............................................
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
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Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
Appreciate the input there. Done the night...

Appreciate the input there.

Done the night time test...nothing there....unless its broken inside...which I've had happen on cars. The gap then grows each time the spark jumps the gap making...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
Nothing? Even after the video?

Nothing? Even after the video?
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
I went from panamint springs Death Valley to...

I went from panamint springs Death Valley to saline hot springs and back, roughly 120 miles. It took about 150ml of oil to get it to the same level As when I left. This was SOP throughout the rAlly....
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 03:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,559
Posted By Sniperx
Right...I was just adding that those are great...

Right...I was just adding that those are great attachments and that the risers are still needed for me for prolonged comfort standing or sitting.
Forum: Thumpers 04-13-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 7,514
Views: 1,240,672
Posted By Sniperx
Mmm...dunno how they did it in Canada...but my...

Mmm...dunno how they did it in Canada...but my oils are separate.

My good condition motor loses about 1cc/mile at higher RPMs. This is not going out the tail pipe...it is coming out of the valve...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,589
Posted By Sniperx
Did you use a tool to replace the belt or just...

Did you use a tool to replace the belt or just muscle it on there?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 11:07 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
Worse. I already know that one. On top of...

Worse. I already know that one. On top of it...this has been my daily routine up until about a month ago.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 10:15 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,736
Posted By Sniperx
Charged overnight and everything else checks...

Charged overnight and everything else checks out....heres a video....

<iframe width="854" height="510" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/qOZ1vgQK1JE" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe>
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,559
Posted By Sniperx
Yep...I have a pretty big riser on my 1150GSA. ...

Yep...I have a pretty big riser on my 1150GSA. Its nice for cruising and commuting. When the ground starts to get loose I pop those levers and adjust to my pre-marked position and now we're in a...
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