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Forum: Beasts 09-07-2014, 10:37 AM
Replies: 24,929
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Posted By rmw
Need help trouble shooting grip warmers

2013 ST OEM grip warmers installed by me after purchase. They worked fine until a week ago. All fuses on the bike are ok and everything else works.

I pulled all the grip warmer wires and...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
RE the below brackets, I have the CAD drawings...

RE the below brackets, I have the CAD drawings and can have more made. A couple of folks asked me about having a set made. If there is interest I can see what the min order would be and what the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2014, 08:22 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I had the brackets made based on a Baja Designs...

I had the brackets made based on a Baja Designs bracket that they sell with their GSW light kit. Their bracket does not work with the Clearwater lights on the GSA however so I had a machine shop...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2014, 10:15 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
A few mods on the GSA

I have been tinkering a bit on the GSA and thought I would share a couple of mods.

Clearwater lights installed

http://wilks13.smugmug.com/SmugPreview/2014-GSA/i-2TDGJZg/0/XL/P1010782-XL.jpg
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Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2014, 08:49 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Rubber thingy

I took off the plastic side panels and front fender to start the farkle fest and while removing the right side plastics this rubber thingy fell to the floor. Anybody who has removed the 2014 GSAW...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-14-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 825
Views: 182,577
Posted By rmw
I believe Jesse Luggage is also compatible with...

I believe Jesse Luggage is also compatible with the BMW racks when you purchase the adapter kit.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2014, 05:49 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I wondered about the lettering as...

I wondered about the lettering as well....actually, hated the lettering. I think it looks much better without the orange on the nose.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-24-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Not sure, I like the mounting system they are...

Not sure, I like the mounting system they are using for the WC version of their skip plate but I am not so sure it matters that much for my riding style ( old guy style) I may get one of the others...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-24-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I emailed Alt Rider the same question regarding...

I emailed Alt Rider the same question regarding the skid plate and kickstand extender. Here is the response I received this morning.

<u5:p>"I am following up on both your separate inquiries...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2014, 06:52 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
And now you know why I wanted to be checked on...

And now you know why I wanted to be checked on this, Thanks :D

Corrected in post.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
DRTBYK, thanks Ok so check me on this, ...

DRTBYK, thanks

Ok so check me on this,

60 watts 5 amps for the bike
120 watts 10 amps for aux lights full power
154 watts 12.8 amps Gerbings jackets 77watts x2 full power
54 watts 4.5 amps...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-23-2014, 09:46 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I am looking at a couple of different Aux...

I am looking at a couple of different Aux lighting options, Clearwater and Baja Designs. The Clearwater lights draw 120 watts total on full power. As I delve into the overall electrical additions,...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Back around pg 102 someone posted a pic of the...

Back around pg 102 someone posted a pic of the Hornig Rad guard. Not wanting to resurrect the ahem, differing opinions, just curious if anyone has put them on one of the 14 GSAWs.

If these fit...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2014, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Not so on the GSA. The Nav V connects right up to...

Not so on the GSA. The Nav V connects right up to the Sena SMH10 and my iPhone 4. Near as I can tell the only thing you cannot do that you would be able to with the BMW comm system in a Shueberth...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Thanks, right now i am thinking it looks good as...

Thanks, right now i am thinking it looks good as is. maybe some black R1200 stickers if I find someone to do them in a mat finish somewhere down the road.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
No Makeup

Pulled off the orange stickers tonight. I waited a little while to see if they would grow on me but they didn't and had to go.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
All is good. I did not need to create a file...

All is good. I did not need to create a file called MP3 but don't think it would hurt to make one and put all the music in it on the SD. Once the card is re-formatted it works as it should. I now...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
The music is MP3 and this is exactly what I have....

The music is MP3 and this is exactly what I have. I will format to fat32. Great! Thank you.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Ok that is encouraging. I can see the drives fine...

Ok that is encouraging. I can see the drives fine on my computer but it does not play the music I have on the card once in the Nav V. Do you have music on any of your 64gb cards and does it play...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Hopefully we can upgrade to something larger than...

Hopefully we can upgrade to something larger than 8gb. On the longer trips It is nice to have a larger music selection available and I was excited they had upgraded the capabilities in this area...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2014, 10:58 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
The Nav V is supposed to handle up to a 64 gb SD...

The Nav V is supposed to handle up to a 64 gb SD mico card according to the BMW press release. I bought and loaded with music a (ScanDisk 64gb XC) The Nav V does not see it. My old 8 gb ScanDisk...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-05-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Got it, thanks, PDM 60 Unit is on the way.

Got it, thanks,

PDM 60 Unit is on the way.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-04-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
That looks like the ticket to me. Can't really...

That looks like the ticket to me. Can't really see where the Gray trigger wire is attached. What wire did you splice into?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 07:58 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
That is an interesting option. Small enough to...

That is an interesting option. Small enough to maybe Velcro into the tail compartment and looks pretty weather resistant. Thanks for the link I will check it out some more and keep looking for a good...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 07:27 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
A better comparison might be the 2014 ST if they...

A better comparison might be the 2014 ST if they end up sending it over here. It has electronic cruise, suspension etc.

As to the 2013 ST it is a great bike. Having just come off of the 2012 GSA...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
raider, If you mean talk you out of waiting until...

raider, If you mean talk you out of waiting until Friday, hey, go get it now don't wait that long :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Has anyone installed an accessory fuse box yet....

Has anyone installed an accessory fuse box yet. If so where? Also where did you tap into for the relay.

I have used a couple of different fuse boxes in the past but there really doesn't seem...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2014, 08:44 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
:clap[/QUOTE] Honestly, I didn't feel any...

:clap[/QUOTE]

Honestly, I didn't feel any difference right to left but I really didn't feel much heat at all on either side with the heavier gloves on. I will have them checked out at the 600...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-02-2014, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
First good ride on the new bike. I did about a...

First good ride on the new bike. I did about a 700 mile round trip out into the desert near Oatman AZ and Laughlin NV.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I found no audio out at all on the Nav V or...

I found no audio out at all on the Nav V or cradle. Looks like it was intended for Blue tooth only.

I use the Sena SMH10. The Nav V paired flawlessly with the Sena. Sound quality is as good or...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
This was Emailed today by Long Beach CA BMW along...

This was Emailed today by Long Beach CA BMW along with a picture of an Olive they said is available for "Immediate Delivery". As I understand it, the bikes are all equipped the same at this point....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
I had two deposits down to ensure an early bike...

I had two deposits down to ensure an early bike here in So Cal. Neither dealer was asking over list. Nothing under list either though.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2014, 06:01 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Got mine today. It arrived ahead of the #1 bike...

Got mine today. It arrived ahead of the #1 bike and a lot earlier than expected. Great bike first impressions a few posts back, just putting up some pics.


...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Just picked up my Olive Green today. Orange...

Just picked up my Olive Green today. Orange County CA. I was #2 on the list. #1 is a blue one, it has not made it in yet. Dealer expects #1 anytime. Probably something to do with where in the Rubic's...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2014, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
West coast as in CA or ? If California where at?...

West coast as in CA or ? If California where at? I am sitting on a VIN and chewing my nails waiting here in So Cal.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,218,716
Posted By rmw
+1 on the beadriders. I have used them in...

+1 on the beadriders. I have used them in combination with high $ seats for many years when on long and hot rides. Nothing like them, 1 million NY cab drivers can't be wrong.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 07:29 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Kinda figured that was coming. I get a pretty...

Kinda figured that was coming. I get a pretty good allotment of ride passes so I guess I will not be posting those pics :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 07:16 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
Just 6'-3" comes from my German side. My German...

Just 6'-3" comes from my German side. My German Grandfather was 6-6 lived not too far from you.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 07:05 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
They worked great. No interference. She has...

They worked great. No interference. She has longer legs and there was a big improvement in her comfort on extended rides. I will be looking for the same on the 2014
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2014, 01:45 PM
Replies: 2,532
Views: 448,044
Posted By rmw
My 2012 was used much as you are intending. My...

My 2012 was used much as you are intending. My wife is taller but really likes the setup. Back rests for both of us two up or when I am solo. I plan on setting up the 2014 about the same. The large...
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