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Forum: Road warriors 05-28-2014, 07:53 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
It has been 90+ for all three rides I've done on...

It has been 90+ for all three rides I've done on the S1KR, I use my Multi for my winter bike with it's heated grips, heated seat and nice big shield. But yes, the Multi is too hot for my taste when...
Forum: Road warriors 05-25-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
Hard for me to compare as it was the first ride...

Hard for me to compare as it was the first ride and kept it under 7K but I did notice the heat. My guess it is just as hot as the RR. (good for winter riding)
Forum: Road warriors 05-24-2014, 12:44 PM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
OMG!!! Just got in from 180 miles of unbelievable...

OMG!!! Just got in from 180 miles of unbelievable smile miles. I don't know if I will ever jump on my Tuono again. Handles like a dream, rides fantastic but got to get a gel seat. I wanted to keep...
Forum: Road warriors 05-22-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
My Honey Just Arrived!

She's in and I pick up tomorrow. Just in time for the weekend.:rofl:clap
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
I really like your Wunderlick tank bag. Does it...

I really like your Wunderlick tank bag. Does it not interfere with your bars?
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
Damn, I ordered a set of Pazzos today and asked...

Damn, I ordered a set of Pazzos today and asked them several times if they were absolutely sure the RR were the same to which they said they were positive.
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
I have 2 different suppliers telling me levers...

I have 2 different suppliers telling me levers for the new R are the same as the RR levers and another supplier saying they are wrong, the R is a different lever from the RR. Anyone changed theirs...
Forum: Road warriors 05-09-2014, 05:59 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
You got that right, the best I've gotten out of a...

You got that right, the best I've gotten out of a tank was 93 miles. That was on fumes as the fuel light had been on for about 20 miles.
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
I decided to trade my F800R today for a S1000R....

I decided to trade my F800R today for a S1000R. I've got to say the F800R is my favorite bike of all time for street / canyon riding. Very hard to part with but I loved my RR which I sold last year...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 07:51 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 31,963
Posted By MJZ
Besides the KTM being IMO the fugliest thing on 2...

Besides the KTM being IMO the fugliest thing on 2 wheels, service on their street bikes is nonexistent in my area. There have been 4 dealerships that had KTM in last 9 years here. None of them had...
Forum: Road warriors 05-06-2014, 07:43 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 31,963
Posted By MJZ
I realize beauty is in the eye of the beholder...

I realize beauty is in the eye of the beholder but damn that's friggen UGLY!
Forum: Road warriors 05-05-2014, 07:49 AM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
I stand corrected, I just assumed that one since...

I stand corrected, I just assumed that one since my 11 F800R has it and it has come in very handy.
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 657
Views: 93,069
Posted By MJZ
Well I'm sitting here in a fight with myself over...

Well I'm sitting here in a fight with myself over a new red S1000R that I drooled over in the showroom today. Since I have a 2013 Tuono that I really like I wasn't interested in the S1000r, I...
Forum: Road warriors 02-21-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 162,481
Posted By MJZ
Dealer in Memphis called me this past Wednesday...

Dealer in Memphis called me this past Wednesday to say his was due in any day now.
Forum: Road warriors 12-04-2013, 08:03 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 162,481
Posted By MJZ
I'm in the minority here because I love BMW...

I'm in the minority here because I love BMW motorcycles. Of all the bikes I have the F800R is by far the best handling street bike I've got and a pure pleasure to do the tight high speed twisties on....
Forum: Road warriors 11-08-2013, 12:00 PM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 162,481
Posted By MJZ
I was completely sold but now that the pictures...

I was completely sold but now that the pictures are out on the S1000R (naked) I'm scratching me head.
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2013, 09:22 AM
Replies: 1,128
Views: 162,481
Posted By MJZ
I really like it, it will fit perfectly between...

I really like it, it will fit perfectly between my Guzzi V7R and my Aprilia Tuono. Just talked to the dealer here, he said he is expecting a MSRP of right at 15K.
I'm leaning toward running over and...
Forum: Hacks 12-26-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 3,331
Views: 561,406
Posted By MJZ
FS: New Hannigan Sidecar

SOLD, Thanks.
New in perfect condition, less than 100 miles. Bought it to go on my BMW K1600GT in hopes of getting my wife to ride in, didn't happen. It is a Hannigan HMS-SP2 with quick disconnect...
Forum: Orange Crush 03-10-2012, 01:46 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 682
Posted By MJZ
Thanks so much, I'm going to contact Woody's.

Thanks so much, I'm going to contact Woody's.
Forum: Orange Crush 03-10-2012, 12:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 682
Posted By MJZ
990 Dakar Edition Wheels?

I'm thinking about getting a second set of wheels to mount a softer street tire on. My thinking is I can easily change from knobbies to street depending on the trip planned.
Here is my questions,...
Forum: Hacks 02-05-2012, 08:38 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,432
Posted By MJZ
That is a great idea, I'm off to Kroger tonight.

That is a great idea, I'm off to Kroger tonight.
Forum: Hacks 02-04-2012, 10:04 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
I completely agree with practice practice...

I completely agree with practice practice practice. I've not used any ballast due to Hannigan telling me because of the power and weight of the rig, passenger weight would have very little effect on...
Forum: Hacks 02-04-2012, 09:57 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,432
Posted By MJZ
I recently did just that, I purchased a Hannigan...

I recently did just that, I purchased a Hannigan with the quick disconnect system so I could remove the sidecar easily in just 15-20 minutes. Problem I've found is I have not had the urge to remove...
Forum: Hacks 02-03-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Yes but I've really just scratched the surface. I...

Yes but I've really just scratched the surface. I do throttle up at the apex of the left hand curve as I'm used to that on 2 wheels, especially on the track but I don't feel comfortable to do...
Forum: Hacks 02-01-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 210
Views: 19,851
Posted By MJZ
60 Been riding since I was 12 but took off...

60

Been riding since I was 12 but took off for 20 years while raising kids. I just bought my first sidecar in late December. Have presently 5 bikes that are my favorites in every type of riding I...
Forum: Hacks 02-01-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Took Colby on her first long ride yesterday, you...

Took Colby on her first long ride yesterday, you can't tell it from the look on her face but she really liked it.
It is odd the way I'm enjoying this type of riding more with each ride, it is so...
Forum: Hacks 01-31-2012, 06:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Yes and I greatly appreciate your suggestion. My...

Yes and I greatly appreciate your suggestion. My only concern at this point is the more time I get on this bike with the sidecar attached the better I like it. My thoughts from the first ride of WHAT...
Forum: Hacks 01-30-2012, 07:01 PM
Replies: 1,147
Views: 302,250
Posted By MJZ
Hard to see Colby my black lab but she's in...

Hard to see Colby my black lab but she's in there. Looking forward to warmer weather when the top can come off.
Forum: Hacks 01-27-2012, 08:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Yes John, I should not have ridden the GT without...

Yes John, I should not have ridden the GT without the sidecar for the few days before the install as it surely spoiled me. I probably should modify the GT front end and make the GT a dedicated rig...
Forum: Hacks 01-27-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Another idea I need some input on, my local...

Another idea I need some input on, my local dealer just took a 09 R1200RT in on trade that is a little high on miles (36K) but seems to be in great shape that I can pick up at a very reasonable...
Forum: Hacks 01-26-2012, 09:38 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 50,781
Posted By MJZ
Although I have a little more invested, I have...

Although I have a little more invested, I have the same Hannigan and really like it.
Forum: Hacks 01-10-2012, 07:06 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Thanks, when I was at Hannigan picking up the...

Thanks, when I was at Hannigan picking up the hack mounted they did bring up the front end modification. I decided to wait on making that decision for a while, I'm so impressed with the K16 I am not...
Forum: Hacks 01-10-2012, 10:07 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Very strange but not as odd as I was afraid it...

Very strange but not as odd as I was afraid it would feel. The only surprise was how hard it steers, after only a few miles I was getting sore but I'm sure most of that was due to rigidity from being...
Forum: Hacks 01-10-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,337,591
Posted By MJZ
As yesterday was my first time ever on a hack,...

As yesterday was my first time ever on a hack, controlling my speed will not be a problem anytime soon. I was surprised at the feel of the steering, it is very different and after only a few miles I...
Forum: Hacks 01-09-2012, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,337,591
Posted By MJZ
With the top on. Wife says it looks like the...

With the top on.
Wife says it looks like the egg Lady Gaga was carried in on.
Forum: Hacks 01-09-2012, 08:15 PM
Replies: 6,379
Views: 2,337,591
Posted By MJZ
Picked her up today.

Picked her up today.
Forum: Hacks 01-04-2012, 12:27 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Thanks, I guess I am looking to have my cake and...

Thanks, I guess I am looking to have my cake and eat it too, when I watched them remove then re-install the car, both in about 10 minutes each, I thought that's just what I want. I'm picking it up...
Forum: Hacks 01-04-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Hannigan was delayed due to the paint match and...

Hannigan was delayed due to the paint match and is now scheduled for pick up next Monday. I do have a question of you that are expierenced with hacks, I did not do any modifications to the front end...
Forum: Hacks 12-28-2011, 02:12 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
Thanks, these are good to hear and just maybe I...

Thanks, these are good to hear and just maybe I might lose a little of the pucker factor I have now.:D
Forum: Hacks 12-28-2011, 12:51 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,984
Posted By MJZ
It is because my wife gave me a hack control book...

It is because my wife gave me a hack control book for Christmas and the first thing it said was to forget everything you know about riding on 2 wheels. I've been riding on 2 wheels for over 47 years...
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