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Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-31-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Anyone who can help with an oilhead BMW timing issue?

I just replaced the hall effect sensor on my 2001 R1100R and despite my best efforts to get it back just like I took the old one off, it seems to be running really rough. I am assuming I managed to...
Forum: Road warriors 11-12-2013, 09:02 AM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 313,454
Posted By tracye34
FYI: the R1100 spoke wheels are TUBELESS. If you...

FYI: the R1100 spoke wheels are TUBELESS. If you look, you can see the spokes come through on the outside of the wheels , so flat repairs are no problem. There are conversion kits for the bars, the...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 09-14-2013, 04:29 PM
Replies: 2,650
Views: 125,205
Posted By tracye34
Just rolled in from a great ride. It was good to...

Just rolled in from a great ride. It was good to meet everyone. Thanks Denis for organizing!
Forum: Equipment 09-13-2013, 01:25 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,230
Posted By tracye34
That was the first jacket I bought about 10-12...

That was the first jacket I bought about 10-12 years ago. The thermal liner is warmer my current Olympia jacket. The things I don't like are the leather seems thin and there are no pockets for...
Forum: Vendors 08-17-2013, 01:33 PM
Replies: 209
Views: 25,321
Posted By tracye34
Availability for 2001 BMW R1100R

Jim,

What would you recommend for the R1100R? I have just over 50k miles & it is getting a little soft. I weigh about 160 & probably keep 10lbs in the saddlebags all the time.

Thanks for the...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 08-08-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 32,215
Views: 7,827,771
Posted By tracye34
Day did not end badly

His day did not end badly, that is my brother. He has been to the dragon about a dozen times. Although the Raider is definitely not my choice of bike, he can hustle that beast surprisingly well. ...
Forum: Road warriors 05-15-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 313,454
Posted By tracye34
I think that started with the 1150. I think that...

I think that started with the 1150. I think that screen will fit, just not sure how good it is.
Forum: Road warriors 05-15-2013, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2,012
Views: 313,454
Posted By tracye34
Windscreen options for R11R

I have been enjoying reading through this thread & now have a question. I am looking for a decent warm weather windscreen for my 2001 R11R. I have the stock screen with a laminar lip but would like...
Forum: Equipment 08-02-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,077
Posted By tracye34
Glove sizing

I had the exact same problem, I went for the 9 and am glad not to go any smaller.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 07-20-2012, 07:49 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Brake line help - Lynchburg VA

Hey folks, I rode down from Richmond to Lynchburg tonight to visit the in-laws and noticed my front brake was a bit soft. Pulled in to the garage to check it out & one of the lines has a pin hole in...
Forum: Equipment 12-02-2011, 06:27 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,139
Posted By tracye34
+1 on Sansa & earbuds

I have been using either a 4GB Sansa Clip+ or 4GB Sansa Fuze clipped to the tank bag. Both have micro SD slots and the controls can be used while riding as long as you are careful. Not waterproof,...
Forum: Equipment 10-04-2011, 01:36 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,356
Posted By tracye34
Another +1 for the Airhawk

150 miles on the stock seat, had it modded by Spencer, good for maybe 200 miles. With the airhawk, I have done 400+ and was still fine. Maybe not the perfect solution, but way cheaper than a new...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-06-2011, 05:09 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Mountain biking

I think Poor Farm Park outside of Ashland has some good mountain bike trails.

Have fun
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-06-2011, 04:08 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Sunday Ride

I would be interested in some nice twisty roads. I will send you a PM

Tracy
Forum: Road warriors 07-29-2011, 10:25 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,724
Posted By tracye34
Ball type - Ram mounts

You might be surprised at the strength of the RAM mounts. I just put one on by R1100R for a Garmin 1490t (5" screen). When I tighten up the mount, the GPS is absolutly rock steady, no vibration or...
Forum: Equipment 06-08-2011, 06:48 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,720
Posted By tracye34
+1 for Airhawk

On the stock seat I could do about 150 miles until the pain began. I had the seat re-done at http://greatdaytoride.com/Home_Page.php and that helped slightly. I tried the Alaska sheepskin and it...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-03-2011, 05:37 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
5 & Dime today

Got to meet a bunch of inmates and had a great ride and lunch today. Thanks for the invite XAMOT. It was a beautiful day to get out. Looking forward to more rides.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-20-2010, 08:01 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
I am open to a longer ride starting earlier in...

I am open to a longer ride starting earlier in the a.m.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-20-2010, 08:19 AM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Hey Chuck, I am pretty flexible on time...

Hey Chuck,

I am pretty flexible on time frames and routes. Let me know if you want to go.

Tracy
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 08-19-2010, 07:32 PM
Replies: 30,288
Views: 1,651,765
Posted By tracye34
Long time lurker looking for a ride on Sat

Hey all, I have been lurking here for a while & it's time to join in the fun. I have permission to go riding on Sat and would like company and/or ideas for a route. I ride a BMW R1100R and prefer...
Forum: Vendors 05-28-2010, 07:18 PM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 586,846
Posted By tracye34
Hey skierd...

Hey skierd (http://advrider.com/forums/member.php?u=80797),

thanks for the report & pics, they look pretty nice. Glad to know they are a bit snug, I may have to go for the next size up too.
Forum: Vendors 05-27-2010, 08:01 AM
Replies: 3,413
Views: 586,846
Posted By tracye34
Tionesta & Mattole Jeans

Has anyone tried these jeans? I am curious about them for around town type rides. Is the armor CE? Adjustable at all? Also, the I have a 29" inseam and the jeans have a 32.5" inseam. Is this...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-12-2010, 11:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By tracye34
Thanks for the replies - I will pass the info on.

Thanks for the replies - I will pass the info on.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 05-10-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 521
Posted By tracye34
Looking for someone to work on a K75 in SW VA

Hey all,

I have a friend of a friend that needs tune up / general maintenance work on a BMW K75. He is in Damascus, VA which is about 30 miles east of Bristol. The only place I know of is...
Forum: Vendors 03-11-2010, 10:15 AM
Replies: 240
Views: 36,561
Posted By tracye34
Keith, I have been looking for a while, I...

Keith,

I have been looking for a while, I am in for one of these. Looks too good to pass up. Will paypal in a few minutes.
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