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Forum: GS Boxers 09-18-2013, 11:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 834
Posted By UncleMark
Adjust the cable as suggested above, and get a...

Adjust the cable as suggested above, and get a replacement cable, if you don't have one already. Your cable could be failing now. They tend to break at the end that goes into the lever. Grease the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By UncleMark
Thanks for the info. Someone, by the way is...

Thanks for the info. Someone, by the way is either Previous Owner, or whoever wrenched for him. The bolts were very tight when I removed them the first time, and when I reassembled, the valve...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2013, 08:00 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 474
Posted By UncleMark
cylinder head cover bolts

What is the thread size for the head cover bolts for an 1150GS? I looked at the fiche at Maxbmw, which usually shows it, but they don't. I need to install a helicoil, since someone overtightened...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 07-04-2013, 08:28 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 252
Posted By UncleMark
Heading for eagle harbor in da UP next week

Is there any bike related stuff going on next week? We're making a family trip, no motorcycles, but could make a pilgrimage if there's something going on.

Thanks,
Mark
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2012, 12:16 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 8,802
Posted By UncleMark
I think that's the O2 sensor, it should have a...

I think that's the O2 sensor, it should have a mating connector up around the alternator...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2012, 12:17 PM
Replies: 1,392
Views: 419,088
Posted By UncleMark
He's part of my group, we were on day 10 of an 11...

He's part of my group, we were on day 10 of an 11 day 4000 mile trip. We had him on the Harley, me on R1100GS, my brother on the 1150, and our nephew on his F650GS. This was about the 4th picture...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2012, 09:02 AM
Replies: 1,392
Views: 419,088
Posted By UncleMark
Here's mine at the Grand Canyon ...

Here's mine at the Grand Canyon
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Seligman-to-Grand/i-f4J86ST/0/L/P8091948-L.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2012, 08:32 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,286
Posted By UncleMark
My 95 just turned over 98000 on our 4000 mile 11...

My 95 just turned over 98000 on our 4000 mile 11 day trip around the western us.
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Flagstaff-to/i-WS9XFj2/0/L/P8102099-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-28-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We got on the road around 5:30, and pushed down...

We got on the road around 5:30, and pushed down to Pecos Texas, where we had BBQ for lunch. It doesn't look like much on the outside, but the brisket was good, and the Mexican looked good....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2012, 11:24 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,832
Posted By UncleMark
I'm not quite there, but passed 98000 a couple of...

I'm not quite there, but passed 98000 a couple of weeks ago. 95 1100GS

Mark
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We stopped at Blakes for lunch, good burgers. ...

We stopped at Blakes for lunch, good burgers.
Victor pointed out a local desert toad, can you spot it?
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Flagstaff-to/i-GP2WF2J/0/L/P8102116-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 08:43 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Fl...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Flagstaff-to/i-kBb5WTP/0/L/P8102080-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 08:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Another trading post ...

Another trading post
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Flagstaff-to/i-sRnHmxc/0/L/P8102043-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 11 We got on the road and headed East. ...

Day 11
We got on the road and headed East.
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-11-Flagstaff-to/i-6p2WXrK/0/L/P8102025-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 07:34 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Another quick stop for photo guy to snap some...

Another quick stop for photo guy to snap some pics
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Seligman-to-Grand/i-f4J86ST/0/L/P8091948-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 07:32 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Another quick stop for photo guy to snap some...

Another quick stop for photo guy to snap some pics
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Seligman-to-Grand/i-f4J86ST/0/L/P8091948-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 07:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
More Grand Canyon ...

More Grand Canyon
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Seligman-to-Grand/i-dzkV4rx/0/L/P8091915-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Se...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-10-Seligman-to-Grand/i-3nBxMG4/0/L/P8091890-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 07:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 10 started back at Westside Lilo's. I had...

Day 10 started back at Westside Lilo's. I had Huevos Ranchero which had a great pork and green chili sauce. They also serve a cinnamon roll as big as a plate, and 4 inches thick. Remember, 5 out of 4...
Forum: Ride reports 08-21-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Wow, that sounds like a good trip. We sure...

Wow, that sounds like a good trip. We sure enjoyed the trip south from Portland. I am going to try to post the last few days tonight.
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 9 West Covina to Seligman This is the...

Day 9 West Covina to Seligman

This is the start of the return to Albuquerque.
Morning traffic...
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2012, 05:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-8-San...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-8-Santa-Cruz-to-San/i-TzLmkph/0/L/P8071733-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2012, 05:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 8 Santa Cruz to West Covina We continued...

Day 8 Santa Cruz to West Covina

We continued south on CA 1 and 101 along the beach. It was again outstanding scenery, twisty mountain roads, and not a lot of traffic. We stopped for lunch in Big...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2012, 06:58 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-7-eur...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-7-eureka-to-Santa-Cruz/i-ncXNTJc/0/L/P8061625-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2012, 06:41 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We took CA 1 all the way into San Francisco. ...

We took CA 1 all the way into San Francisco. This was a great mountain road,with lots of tight turns and elevation changes. There were lots of speed limit changes, with 35 mph zones, and not...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-7-eur...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-7-eureka-to-Santa-Cruz/i-DkSmNQH/0/L/P8061588-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-15-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 7 We went south on 101 through the...

Day 7

We went south on 101 through the redwoods, and saw more elk and deer. It was cool, with fog on and off.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2012, 11:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 330
Posted By UncleMark
R1100GS rear caliper seal

What size is the seal for the rear caliper? I can find info on lots of Brembo calipers, but I am not finding which one is on the 1100. I did see the kit at Max, listed for dealer replacement only. ...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2012, 07:18 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We took a lunch break in Gold Beach. ...

We took a lunch break in Gold Beach.
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-6-central-point-to-Eureka/i-mjKrmXt/0/L/P8051467-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-6-cen...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-6-central-point-to-Eureka/i-m4nB33w/0/L/P8051422-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 6 we started with a great breakfast at...

Day 6 we started with a great breakfast at Patty's, then we headed down the Rogue River.
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/day-6-central-point-to-Eureka/i-g2Tgbvr/0/L/P8051412-L.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-13-2012, 06:12 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-5-Cra...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-5-Crater-Lake/i-Kgmkrzx/0/L/P8041313-L.jpg (http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-5-Crater-Lake/24568085_54khkx#%21i=2011513541&k=Kgmkrzx&lb=1&s=A)...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We made it up to Crater Lake, and hit a couple...

We made it up to Crater Lake, and hit a couple viewing areas on the rim. The road often has no shoulder, and a steep drop. It was very cool, I hope I got some good video.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2012, 05:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We took the hike to Watson's Falls. The book...

We took the hike to Watson's Falls. The book said less than 1/2 mile, but I don't believe it. It was a good little climb to get to the viewing area where you can see the 300 foot drop.
...
Forum: Ride reports 08-09-2012, 08:31 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 5, Saturday, we went to Crater Lake. It was a...

Day 5, Saturday, we went to Crater Lake. It was a beautiful ride, I saw a herd of elk(no pictures)

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-5-Crater-Lake/i-KW2fbJs/0/M/P8041280-M.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2012, 10:05 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-4-Por...

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-4-Portland-to-Coos-Bay/i-4kFwbkh/0/M/P8031258-M.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Heading out of Portland to Tillamook, we stopped...

Heading out of Portland to Tillamook, we stopped for a break here.

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-4-Portland-to-Coos-Bay/i-VbtTZSW/0/M/P8031166-M.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2012, 08:20 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Day 4 We had planned a short day, with some...

Day 4

We had planned a short day, with some side trips.

http://unclemark.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Day-4-Portland-to-Coos-Bay/i-tB4wwj5/0/M/P8031110-M.jpg...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
Back to Day 3 I started the day by checking...

Back to Day 3

I started the day by checking my sidestand, clutch adjustment, and a few other things, at 0 dark thirty. The clutch did need adjusting at the transmission end of the cable. I had...
Forum: Ride reports 08-07-2012, 09:23 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,821
Posted By UncleMark
We got into Santa Cruz late last night. The past...

We got into Santa Cruz late last night. The past couple of nights I couldn't upload pics, and was too tired yesterday. I have notes ready, and pics uploaded, so I should be able to catch up this...
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