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Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-23-2013, 06:40 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,440
Posted By BadBMWBrad
George, I enjoyed your company at the Dead...

George,
I enjoyed your company at the Dead Horse Somerset campout. Thanks for the interesting stories, tips (who knew chlorophyll disinfects?)
Forum: Ride reports 08-12-2012, 09:22 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 15,252
Posted By BadBMWBrad
Dachary/Kay - I enjoyed reading your travel...

Dachary/Kay - I enjoyed reading your travel adventure blog. Being a mechanical systems engineer and having spent a lot of time learning and practicing the Kepner-Tregoe problem analysis method, root...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2012, 09:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 587
Posted By BadBMWBrad
R1100RS Ignition Coil Testing

My bike is 1996 BMW R1100RS. The engine started mis-firing after parking the bike overnight on top of a mountain (motorcycle rally). There was a lot of dew in the morning and I noted the bike would...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-02-2012, 05:49 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,603
Posted By BadBMWBrad
If it's seized then fill up the cylinder with...

If it's seized then fill up the cylinder with diesel fuel and let it soak in for a week. Keep it filled as you wait out a week's time.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-01-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,603
Posted By BadBMWBrad
I have a color-coordinated plastic milk crate in...

I have a color-coordinated plastic milk crate in scarlet red. My CT90 can tow a 198 lb. Yazoo commercial walk-behind mower at least 15 mph.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2011, 06:13 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,508
Posted By BadBMWBrad
R1100RS Electric Start Difficulty

Thanks for your suggestions. My starter relay appears to be functioning as the electric starter's solenoid throws out and the starter motor attempts to turn over the engine.

At the suggestion...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2011, 07:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,508
Posted By BadBMWBrad
R1100RS battery cables

Do you know where the battery's negative cable fastens onto frame/engine block on a 1996 R1100RS?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2011, 04:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,508
Posted By BadBMWBrad
R1100RS Electric Starting Difficulty

I've been living with an on-again off-again electric starting system problem on my 1996 R1100RS for the past two years. The history is as follows:

About two years ago, I replaced the battery...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-20-2011, 06:46 PM
Replies: 321
Views: 109,852
Posted By BadBMWBrad
Thanks Jim. I do suspect the battery (even...

Thanks Jim. I do suspect the battery (even though it was new in late 2009). It's a no-name battery bought from Arizona Battery.

Do you have any recommendations Oilhead batteries which have high...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-20-2011, 11:26 AM
Replies: 321
Views: 109,852
Posted By BadBMWBrad
No-start following left tensioner replacement

Thanks to Poolside's excellent procedure and photo guide, I followed exactly (including rear wheel rotation to slacken chain tension) and installed BMW's the latest revision left-side cam chain...
Forum: Ride reports 11-06-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By BadBMWBrad
Frost on 'da Pumpkin Campout at Somerset

Thanks for the photo journal. Joanie's photos showed a lot of sunset colors too. It is beautiful at Somerset in November and if you're lucky, there will be a few snow flurries to make the...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-07-2007, 07:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,306
Posted By BadBMWBrad
Tomos Streetmate

It's got the new A55 engine; bigger ports but lacks a reed valve intake and does not respond well to exhaust modification e.g. expansion chamber. Best to go for a leftover Tomos Sprint or LX with...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-30-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,146
Posted By BadBMWBrad
Cup Holder

Study the 4-photos below to make your own
CHEAP cup holder from salvaged garbage!

http://www.scootski.koolhost.com/web_images/540CupHolder-1.jpg
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