ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Search Forums
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Showing results 1 to 40 of 237
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Pongo
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2014, 12:01 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,225
Posted By Pongo
that is bad news, I love the sargent on my 11 gsa.

that is bad news, I love the sargent on my 11 gsa.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-02-2014, 11:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 303
Posted By Pongo
note sent, I replaced the seats on my 2011 GSA...

note sent, I replaced the seats on my 2011 GSA with sargents
Forum: Ride reports 06-30-2014, 06:12 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,260
Posted By Pongo
When I rent my GS in germany, they will not allow...

When I rent my GS in germany, they will not allow any travel to anywhere east on the insurance. Maybe I see why now.
Hope you are both ok, and congrats on the good gear!
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,865
Posted By Pongo
I had a pair of BMW Atlantis gloves for over 2...

I had a pair of BMW Atlantis gloves for over 2 years and they have worked well, but the finger where the squeegy is mounted has ripped out right through the leather due to pressure from the clutch...
Forum: Canada 06-21-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 68,506
Posted By Pongo
I was just test fitting my fly fishing gear onto...

I was just test fitting my fly fishing gear onto my adventure yestereday, went an bought a hockey gear bag to put my fat cat in...set for bike fishing!
Forum: Canada 06-21-2014, 02:41 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 511
Posted By Pongo
Basic from ICBC and the rest though Coast...

Basic from ICBC and the rest though Coast Capital, they went to some underwriter with my history.
1200 gsa for 1300 dollars, year round to and from work and with the dual sport or what ever rating.
Forum: Ride reports 06-20-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,844
Posted By Pongo
German back roads

Are so amazing, and I will be there again in less then two weeks!
Forum: Equipment 06-18-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,817
Posted By Pongo
those do look great...like you said, they do not...

those do look great...like you said, they do not look like your mock up, but they have a nice design flair like yours did.
Forum: Ride reports 06-18-2014, 12:21 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 27,198
Posted By Pongo
I really appreciate your effort on this, amazing....

I really appreciate your effort on this, amazing.
I went through the area last year with zero planning and new I missed most of it, and your route shows what some planning can accomplish. I will be...
Forum: Ride reports 06-17-2014, 08:55 AM
Replies: 254
Views: 27,198
Posted By Pongo
wow, how late in September where you guys on this...

wow, how late in September where you guys on this trip? Do those bikes have heated grips?
Forum: Canada 06-15-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 853
Views: 68,506
Posted By Pongo
Took the 1200 from Shawnigan too Sooke on...

Took the 1200 from Shawnigan too Sooke on Wednesday, happy that my back woods chip works well on the Navigator V.
If its reasonable this week I will go again but take my fly fishing gear this time.
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2014, 02:14 PM
Replies: 254
Views: 27,198
Posted By Pongo
What a production!

what a great trip you had, your dad is HARD lol, get him some real riding boots for fathers day..
I am amazed that you were within 15km of the south side of the splugen pass and didn't take it..even...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 06:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,785
Posted By Pongo
lol sorry, lol. NO

lol sorry, lol.
NO
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2014, 06:23 PM
Replies: 791
Views: 102,582
Posted By Pongo
2011 GSA, 29000 km.

2011 GSA, 29000 km.
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,718
Posted By Pongo
You have that right, I rented a 1600 in weisbaden...

You have that right, I rented a 1600 in weisbaden last july and spent two weeks in Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Austria and back into Germany. The German roads are amazing.
Forum: Ride reports 06-06-2014, 10:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,718
Posted By Pongo
Fantastic, I will be starting in Wiesbaden on...

Fantastic,
I will be starting in Wiesbaden on July 3 for a two weeker, your pictures are getting me all warmed up for those German roads!
Did you all rent or do you all have brand new bikes?
Forum: GS Boxers 05-16-2014, 09:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,192
Posted By Pongo
Chicks dig guys on the 2010.

Chicks dig guys on the 2010.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 14,809
Posted By Pongo
Thats what I am thinking, Spray my Paniers black,...

Thats what I am thinking, Spray my Paniers black, they are getting oxidization on them after 3.5 years
Forum: Equipment 04-23-2014, 12:16 PM
Replies: 513
Views: 52,952
Posted By Pongo
sigh

looks like I will be using my existing helmet set and the BMW comms system in germany in July then.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,132
Posted By Pongo
Mine too until I sawed off the detents on the...

Mine too until I sawed off the detents on the little nobs that control the height and actually got it tall enough for me, been fine since then
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2014, 05:26 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 7,132
Posted By Pongo
2010 GSA, Just the seat, the factory seat sucks...

2010 GSA, Just the seat, the factory seat sucks bad, the Sargent seat I put on rocks. Hard to believe they screwed it up that bad.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 821
Posted By Pongo
I test drove a normal height GSW last year and...

I test drove a normal height GSW last year and have been sitting on the new GSAW this year, I think the GSAW seat is wider with more of a dish to it. Might be imagining things though.
Forum: Equipment 04-13-2014, 06:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,599
Posted By Pongo
Great read, When we were in the Alps last year,...

Great read,
When we were in the Alps last year, we were 2 up on a Gl 1600 having a great time riding along HW 19 near Tavanasa I think, and saw sirens ahead, slowed down and there was a speed bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,755
Posted By Pongo
Looking at the picture it does seem that there...

Looking at the picture it does seem that there are new brakes across from each other and the old crack with grime in it perpendicular to them, as you noted. The kid may well have saved you a great...
Forum: Trip Planning 04-07-2014, 05:50 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,665
Posted By Pongo
Thought the OP was having issues with his missus...

Thought the OP was having issues with his missus rolling onto his sleeping pad in the middle of the night
Forum: Ride reports 03-30-2014, 01:05 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,347
Posted By Pongo
Great ride report, thanks for sharing! Some of...

Great ride report, thanks for sharing!
Some of those pictures sure look like British Columbia.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-30-2014, 08:24 AM
Replies: 7,653
Views: 6,892,124
Posted By Pongo
Lee wins wives and bikes. Its a wrap. That...

Lee wins wives and bikes. Its a wrap.
That beach picture is amazing.
Forum: Ride reports 03-21-2014, 11:55 PM
Replies: 118
Views: 23,553
Posted By Pongo
Great write up, what a trip you did in two weeks.

Great write up, what a trip you did in two weeks.
Forum: Ride reports 02-28-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 2,047
Views: 1,061,617
Posted By Pongo
Ya, your not on a trip, your on a journey, keep...

Ya, your not on a trip, your on a journey, keep it up.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-27-2014, 10:34 PM
Replies: 648
Views: 155,078
Posted By Pongo
That is an amazing early panther reproduction.

That is an amazing early panther reproduction.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-27-2014, 10:22 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 14,017
Posted By Pongo
16k km on my 2011 1200gsa. K60 scouts front and...

16k km on my 2011 1200gsa. K60 scouts front and back.
I ride all year and it rains alot in the winter here.
Ya a wet wide white crossing stripe can be an issue, but after the first 10km or so these...
Forum: Equipment 02-27-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 810
Posted By Pongo
my front still leaks at 17000 km

my front still leaks at 17000 km
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 422,974
Posted By Pongo
I wonder at the choice of orange lettering on the...

I wonder at the choice of orange lettering on the olive bike. I saw a new blue GSAW the other day and it looked very sharp, I liked the colour more then I thought I would from the pictures.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 12,777
Posted By Pongo
looks like it saved his leg for him

looks like it saved his leg for him
Forum: Ride reports 02-23-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,992
Posted By Pongo
wow, your last day? Hope your ok...

wow, your last day? Hope your ok...
Forum: Ride reports 02-22-2014, 12:43 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 5,992
Posted By Pongo
Great shots and write up, we have pictures in...

Great shots and write up, we have pictures in some of the exact same spots from last July.
I never even knew about those "galleries" we would call them caves in Canada..on the Splugen pass till I...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-20-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,312
Posted By Pongo
have a 2010 Adv, seat was fine for an hour,...

have a 2010 Adv, seat was fine for an hour, trouble in 2 hours and the rest of the day was just bad.
I am 6'5" 210 pounds.
Looked at all the excellent discusion on this forum and ordered a...
Forum: Ride reports 02-20-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,306
Posted By Pongo
I am really enjoying your thread, we got very few...

I am really enjoying your thread, we got very few pictures compared to you, we really didn't know where we were in any detail and were two up on the bike. But we will be better prepared this summer....
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-16-2014, 11:05 PM
Replies: 7,653
Views: 6,892,124
Posted By Pongo
That is a great shot of a happy rider

That is a great shot of a happy rider
Forum: Canada 02-16-2014, 12:53 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 17,190
Posted By Pongo
Wish I had been able to find this at the...

Wish I had been able to find this at the vancouver show.Seems like its going to be 15k for this thing by the time I get the high seat and some of the factory soft luggage and farkles.
hmm
Showing results 1 to 40 of 237

 
Forum Jump

Times are GMT -7.   It's 09:00 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014