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Forum: Airheads 03-26-2015, 04:15 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 692
Posted By GrahamM
invaluable tool in the shop is a computer or...

invaluable tool in the shop is a computer or tablet to view these fiche
Forum: Airheads 03-24-2015, 03:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By GrahamM
Thanks for the options and input. I am...

Thanks for the options and input.

I am weighing all the options and there seems to be some gurus fairly close by that have good reputations with local airheads.

Will let you know how I get...
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2015, 06:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By GrahamM
I'm in Peterborough, Ont, Canada... :rofl

I'm in Peterborough, Ont, Canada... :rofl
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By GrahamM
Hey I think I found another option......

Hey I think I found another option... :freaky:clap ??????

the std valves have a 8mm stem, I see that both the inlet and exhaust are offered with 8.3mm from BMW... at a decent price at motobins
...
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2015, 02:28 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By GrahamM
I think I just answered my own question, I put my...

I think I just answered my own question, I put my serial number in the Max fiche and it brings up the 30deg cut valves. So it looks like I need the bottom option.
Forum: Airheads 03-23-2015, 02:12 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 493
Posted By GrahamM
87 R100RS - Valve spec

Hey top end gurus...

Just when I thought I had my rs ready to go I found the exhaust valve leaking badly. The bike has 103k km on it and the valve/guides are quite slack and the seat face is...
Forum: Airheads 03-20-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By GrahamM
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: Airheads 03-20-2015, 07:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 407
Posted By GrahamM
K and R cast drum wheels late 80's - Same?

Hello All,

I may need to replace the rear wheel on the '88 RS, I know of a 86 K75 with drum brakes that looks to have a similar or the same rear wheel from an outer casting look, it is silver...
Forum: Airheads 03-10-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,021
Posted By GrahamM
Imagine this... A friends' FI Husaberg 570 gave...

Imagine this... A friends' FI Husaberg 570 gave up deep in the bush, another friend on a 450 Husaberg pulled him out of the bush... about 25km in the pouring rain in soft sandy mush... and they...
Forum: Airheads 03-10-2015, 05:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 683
Posted By GrahamM
oil filter installed backwards, rocker cover...

oil filter installed backwards, rocker cover gasket hardly sealing without a smear of sealant, heated grip on throttle not working without mention, exhaust leak in collector....

.... but hey he...
Forum: Airheads 03-09-2015, 05:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
still waiting for the MC to appear from Max......

still waiting for the MC to appear from Max... looks like that will be the last cross border purchase until your US prices start coming down. Considering how strong the US $ is against the Euro I ask...
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,250
Posted By GrahamM
I have mark 3 version, there is nothing stopping...

I have mark 3 version, there is nothing stopping the same rotation angle in the lower position.
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2015, 05:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,023
Posted By GrahamM
Tried one in my G/S... was way off, nor smooth....

Tried one in my G/S... was way off, nor smooth. Source was india as well. It had the same ratio but was at least 10-20kph off at 100kph

installed a speedhut gps speedo:)
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 874
Posted By GrahamM
Oops, Hpmguy triple and damper post. I have...

Oops, Hpmguy triple and damper post.

I have he 22l tank, it is very tight with the post. Just enough room to slip a piece of tubing in there to eliminate the vibration/rattle
...
Forum: Airheads 03-05-2015, 04:30 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 874
Posted By GrahamM
I have wp4860, standard length plus ~15mm...

I have wp4860, standard length plus ~15mm compared to original. stock lengthen rear end. considering a 50mm reversible extension

scotts steering damper is awesome. makes the bike "feel" planted...
Forum: Airheads 03-04-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,250
Posted By GrahamM
You can move the springs and flip the bush to the...

You can move the springs and flip the bush to the top of the peg with a lower result.

I like the position on those SWTs....
Forum: Airheads 03-04-2015, 04:00 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 3,427
Posted By GrahamM
good question and wondering the same thing for my...

good question and wondering the same thing for my G/S.

Gletter has this extension...

http://www.gletter.de/Gletter/Prod_03_files/shapeimage_4.png
Forum: Airheads 03-02-2015, 02:34 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 105,349
Posted By GrahamM
Good call. Interesting that they lube the...

Good call.

Interesting that they lube the clutch side. I understand when lubing the spline to only apply it to the shaft! Putting lube in the clutch female spline runs the risk of pushing into the...
Forum: Airheads 03-02-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By GrahamM
here's a picture of the output seal on a GS. Note...

here's a picture of the output seal on a GS. Note the little V at the outer diameter, it is later filled in with Marine Silicone
...
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2015, 10:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By GrahamM
G/S wet drive shaft... GS dry drive shaft. GS...

G/S wet drive shaft... GS dry drive shaft. GS uses a Teflon coated seal like the main seal on the crank. G/s is more a traditional double lip seal.

G/s seal keeps drive shaft oil from getting to...
Forum: Airheads 03-01-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 527
Posted By GrahamM
As Disston mentioned.... Difference is the rear...

As Disston mentioned.... Difference is the rear output seal.

I confirmed between g/s and GS the output shaft, rear coupling and rear cover are all the same.

So you need to change the seal on GS...
Forum: Airheads 02-21-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
Time has been kept on the clock repair over the...

Time has been kept on the clock repair over the last 12hrs, so simply replacing the caps seems to have done the job. Time to button it back up.

Looks like I saved between $150 and $600.... I put...
Forum: Airheads 02-21-2015, 05:51 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,688
Posted By GrahamM
I love wondering around, I got a spot for peace...

I love wondering around, I got a spot for peace of mind for those solo adventures. It won't patch a broken valve cover but at least my spouse will know where I am if she ever starts to worry:rofl
Forum: Airheads 02-20-2015, 05:01 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
Before one runs, a soft walk is advised.... ...

Before one runs, a soft walk is advised....

Battery replaced, changed the 100uF capacitors in the clock and now it ticks, I will see if it keeps time over night before reinstall of the bevel.
...
Forum: Airheads 02-20-2015, 04:02 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
My favorite is the blue / silver combo I am...

My favorite is the blue / silver combo

I am not too concern with color right now. the clock does not work!

The GS sold last night :cry
Husaberg has to be reassembled for to a trip to UTAH and...
Forum: Airheads 02-19-2015, 05:52 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
sounds great, parts on order... will be tearing...

sounds great, parts on order... will be tearing it down and cleaning carbs this weekend.
Forum: Airheads 02-18-2015, 02:47 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 57,915
Posted By GrahamM
Nice pair!

http://www.ebay.com/itm/BMW-Motorcycle-Headlight-BOSCH-DOT-US-Street-Legal-1975-1994-Made-in-Germany-/111568121195?pt=Motorcycles_Parts_Accessories&fits=Make%3ABMW%7CModel%3AR100RS&hash=item19f9fa6d6b...
Forum: Airheads 02-18-2015, 04:38 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
looked to ebay and found a decent looking...

looked to ebay and found a decent looking collector for 140. I will start there on the exhaust side, I think I can get away with the pipes for a bit.

On the fron brake it was nice not to hear...
Forum: Airheads 02-18-2015, 04:32 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
Ya darker and deeper red. It's been painted. I...

Ya darker and deeper red. It's been painted. I will leave it for now, ride and get the mechanical items all worked out before I ponder an original colour rework.

All the plastics are decent, just...
Forum: Airheads 02-17-2015, 06:39 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
Ah ha! was told '86... but actually made in...

Ah ha! was told '86... but actually made in 01/87... so I guess it's very early production of the re-release in 88.

Chassis number 0160582
Vehicle code 0455
Series 2478
Model R 100 RS
Body...
Forum: Airheads 02-17-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,162
Posted By GrahamM
'87 R100RS - on-going and questions to come...

Hello all you R100RS experts and enthusiasts out there.

correction, orginal posting was '86, but I have found that is was produced 01/87... which I guess puts it at a '88 R100RS

I am now a...
Forum: Airheads 02-10-2015, 09:52 AM
Replies: 187
Views: 52,479
Posted By GrahamM
Tank is from r100r, same as GS - original...

Tank is from r100r, same as GS - original available but spigots rusted during long term storage. Mileage 71700km
Forum: Airheads 02-02-2015, 11:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,132
Posted By GrahamM
these chaps are great to deal with. In Frankfurt,...

these chaps are great to deal with. In Frankfurt, almost right beside the main train station

http://www.ulismotorradladen.de/uli/Web/shop/Homepage.aspx
Forum: Airheads 02-01-2015, 03:27 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 9,021
Posted By GrahamM
given your observations it seems to me that the...

given your observations it seems to me that the bronze bush seized on the inner bore of the gear with expansion force to the washers somehow. I don't see how such high lateral force could be applied...
Forum: Airheads 01-30-2015, 05:06 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 9,546
Posted By GrahamM
I just bought a 86 R100RS, fast enough but not...

I just bought a 86 R100RS, fast enough but not insane that I will continually find myself 50kph over the speed limit.

In Ontario, Canada it is classified as stunt riding or racing if you are going...
Forum: Airheads 01-30-2015, 12:30 AM
Replies: 7,810
Views: 1,577,313
Posted By GrahamM
Let's see the video of it riding the walls:clap

Let's see the video of it riding the walls:clap
Forum: Airheads 01-26-2015, 03:45 AM
Replies: 664
Views: 105,349
Posted By GrahamM
available in both mph or kph with various ranges....

available in both mph or kph with various ranges. text format, colors, and bezel style along with front text or image can be customized.

not to say I don't like the beauty job here on the digital...
Forum: Airheads 01-25-2015, 03:04 PM
Replies: 664
Views: 105,349
Posted By GrahamM
I love my 4" Gps speedhut speedo. Darn accurate,...

I love my 4" Gps speedhut speedo. Darn accurate, traditional look and gets rid of the mechanical speedo cable, as well easily retro fits it to the existing bucket.
Forum: Airheads 01-24-2015, 11:30 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 4,892
Posted By GrahamM
came across this on ebay.de might come in...

came across this on ebay.de

might come in handy if you cannot find something local..
...
Forum: Airheads 01-24-2015, 06:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 499
Posted By GrahamM
Before you take it for a ride.. only thing I...

Before you take it for a ride..

only thing I would add is feeling over the drivetrain and for any play in the paralever pivots.

with the rear wheel in the air on the center stand,tranny in...
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