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Forum: Vendors 04-06-2014, 07:16 AM
Replies: 836
Views: 133,805
Posted By rforrester
Worker wax

Hi there.
Really intersted in the wax worker. When will it be available in California? I think I am a large but have some XL jackets so I'm not sure.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2012, 09:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,361
Posted By rforrester
http://www.fatduc.com/attachments/CropImages/b31be...

http://www.fatduc.com/attachments/CropImages/b31befd99a9f1ea59c632ff68c1d4af5.jpeg
Forum: GS Boxers 12-09-2012, 09:30 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,361
Posted By rforrester
I like the sound of this! I have a 2005 1200GS...

I like the sound of this! I have a 2005 1200GS as well as a 2007 Ducati S4RS Monster. The two cylinder Ducati was TERRIBLE below 5000 RPM and it was due to the fact that the bike was on a closed...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,561
Posted By rforrester
It's paid for! And my friends all bought...

It's paid for! And my friends all bought multistrada's for $25,000! "hey, let's check out where this dirt road goes?". "Ahhhh. Welllllll, why don't we just stick with pavement?", said the newly...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2012, 08:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,485
Posted By rforrester
Nice! Thanks for your service and I too bought a...

Nice! Thanks for your service and I too bought a yellow one. I took the two plastic pieces to a paint shop and painted them Land Rover moss green. Yellow is a natural base color for green :)
If...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 03-18-2012, 09:48 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,261
Posted By rforrester
I have had three. Garmin 78cs, BMW motorad II,...

I have had three. Garmin 78cs, BMW motorad II, zumo 665. The best by far is the zumo. Buy the combo kit at Touratech and a fuzeblock. All a brother needs for some serious farkles!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2012, 10:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,189
Posted By rforrester
I saw a gator in the pics!

I saw a gator in the pics!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2012, 09:52 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 13,874
Posted By rforrester
Buy a used GS until the 2013 is stateside. Sell...

Buy a used GS until the 2013 is stateside. Sell the used GS with little depreciation and buy the new one. The new one is under warranty, who cares if it breaks.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2012, 09:06 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,003
Posted By rforrester
What about Heidenau? Expensive but they are the...

What about Heidenau? Expensive but they are the best I hear.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2012, 09:05 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,003
Posted By rforrester
I also just changed to the shinko 705. They are...

I also just changed to the shinko 705. They are different but I like them. I would buy them again.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2012, 10:27 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,040
Posted By rforrester
I just put on the Shinko 705 front and rear. I...

I just put on the Shinko 705 front and rear. I removed my front and rear wheels from the bike myself and brought them to the dealer to do. Really easy to remove the wheels with a center stand. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-11-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,018,190
Posted By rforrester
I have a 2005 GS and have been waiting for the...

I have a 2005 GS and have been waiting for the "big change". I ride 80/20 pavement/dirt and usually do at least two longer trips per year. I have had many bikes but have never wanted to get rid of...
Forum: The Garage 02-11-2012, 11:23 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,800
Posted By rforrester
Waiting for my curbside delivery of my gun safe...

Waiting for my curbside delivery of my gun safe next week. I will be mounting it to the concrete floor of my garage. I bought it from Costco. Great price and good reviews. I hope I can mount it...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,489
Posted By rforrester
Just got mine out. Very tough. A whack on the...

Just got mine out. Very tough. A whack on the threaded fork leg did it. Loading it with grease and anti seize when reinstalling the axle. :wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 12-03-2011, 08:52 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,384
Posted By rforrester
Where to Buy an Exhaust...

OK...I am not going to replace my 05 GS with another bike. Deciding to add the new exhaust and new suspension. Here is the big question...Where do you buy this stuff if you live in Southern CA?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-29-2011, 10:07 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,842
Posted By rforrester
I live in southern cal and have spoken with...

I live in southern cal and have spoken with Mickey Cohen about remapping my speed triple using tune ecu freeware. The cool thing is that you can expirament and upload user maps to see which one you...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-20-2010, 07:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,375
Posted By rforrester
We will be at Sambos Restaurant for breakfast in...

We will be at Sambos Restaurant for breakfast in Santa Barbara at 8am. Here is the link to the route we will be taking. We are leaving at 5am from Newport/Costa Mesa. I hope we can meet up with a...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-19-2010, 09:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,375
Posted By rforrester
Update: I have 2 travelers and we are going up...

Update: I have 2 travelers and we are going up Friday at 5am leaving from Costa Mesa in Orange county. We will go up the 101. I hope to make it to Fox Hill camp by noon. On a moss green 2005...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-23-2010, 07:57 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,005
Posted By rforrester
search for woodies wheels. they are the best...

search for woodies wheels. they are the best aftermarket but bring your wallet!:wink:
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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-15-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,375
Posted By rforrester
New update, leaving Thursday morning EARLY (like...

New update, leaving Thursday morning EARLY (like 5-6am). Will stay the night on the way up. Depending on how we feel (there will be at least two of us now), I may blast all the way up or stay the...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-22-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,375
Posted By rforrester
yeah, I have done that trip and it would suck at...

yeah, I have done that trip and it would suck at night. I am planning on staying in Moro Bay or Pismo on Thursday Night then wake and ride up the coast on Friday up to Monterey.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-20-2010, 08:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 570
Posted By rforrester
i SECOND THE Heidenau's

i SECOND THE Heidenau's
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-20-2010, 01:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,375
Posted By rforrester
2010 MOTOGP LAGUNA SECA-SoCal ride

Is anyone going to the MOTO GP race from Orange County, CA? The dates are July 23-25.

I plan on riding up Friday morning at 5am from Orange County and staying Friday and Saturday night camping on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-01-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 8,060
Posted By rforrester
I'm in. just got the flyer emailed. Bringing 2...

I'm in. just got the flyer emailed. Bringing 2 others.:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2010, 02:18 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,739
Posted By rforrester
Have had my '05 GS for 18k miles. No issues. ...

Have had my '05 GS for 18k miles. No issues. You can pick up a clean used one for under $10k and you will not feel bad about adding all the Tourateck gadgets. Add Ohlins, Akrapovic FULL exhaust...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,142
Posted By rforrester
yes...

I have the hepko/becker upper and lower and they have saved my bike. I have spilled, usually going less than 2 mph, and the bike can roll all the way up to the bars if you are falling on an incline. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2009, 07:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 776
Posted By rforrester
Sargent

I have the sargent low. There is an inner bar that runs across the stitched seam in the rear portion of the seat. I am, of course, paranoid :norton that this bar is causing discomfort. I think...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-14-2008, 09:46 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By rforrester
Leaving Newport beach at about 11am on Monday. ...

Leaving Newport beach at about 11am on Monday. Will make my way to Jalama Beach to camp the monday and tuesday. Then on to www.treebonesresort.com for a couple of nights. Back in newport at noon on...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-13-2008, 06:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 421
Posted By rforrester
I am heading up that way to the TreeBones resort...

I am heading up that way to the TreeBones resort off Hwy 1 on Monday. Any good trails/fire roads?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 06-13-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 561
Posted By rforrester
CA Hwy 1 ride June 16-20

Taking a ride on the GS up Hwy 1 from LA to Carmel, CA June 16-20. Hope to see some ADV stickers out there. :jkam:kumbaya
Forum: Americas 06-13-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 378
Posted By rforrester
CA Hwy 1 ride June 16-20

Good afternoon, I am taking the GS on a ride from LA to Carmel, CA June 16-20. Anyone else taking a ride next week? Hope to see some ADV stickers...:jkam:kumbaya
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2008, 10:03 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By rforrester
thx

works great. thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2008, 03:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 734
Posted By rforrester
PIAA Install Question-Ignition wire

I just installed a set of PIAA lights on my 1200GS. I want the lights to operate when the ignition is turned on (like the headlights). Right now I have them wired directly to the battery and the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2007, 09:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,383
Posted By rforrester
tiger/GS

Got rid of my tiger for GS. The 2007 tiger was VERY fast compared to the GS. It handled very well (180 rear tire) and the riding position was fair. I find the GS not as quick but much more smooth...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-12-2007, 08:43 PM
Replies: 777
Views: 76,215
Posted By rforrester
video

Great video on www.youtube.com (http://www.youtube.com). Search by Long Way Down...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 714
Posted By rforrester
Unbelievable price! You could resell on ebay for...

Unbelievable price! You could resell on ebay for $4000 more than that!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-07-2007, 11:21 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,327
Posted By rforrester
same thing happened to me her in CA with my...

same thing happened to me her in CA with my Triumph Tiger 1050. I HAD to sell it because it was not 50 state legal and the DMV black-balled the VIN in their system. All BMW's are 50 state legal. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,161
Posted By rforrester
Eh? Thanks!

I guess I was looking in the wrong place! Thank you!
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2007, 10:03 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,161
Posted By rforrester
where?

Whereis the best place to buy a Sargent seat? Should I order from England on their website? The $ Pound conversion rate is a killer!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2007, 08:56 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,003
Posted By rforrester
keep your eyes UP. and trust your vision. All...

keep your eyes UP. and trust your vision. All bikes move in the direction of your eyes...don't look down.
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