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Forum: GS Boxers 11-25-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,656
Posted By rgb2cmyk
It sounds like you are the perfect candidate for...

It sounds like you are the perfect candidate for the S1000XR....:D
Forum: Equipment 10-27-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I that long and hard about the OEM headlight...

I that long and hard about the OEM headlight guard before I got the AltRider plexi one. I had the OEM on my 2012 GSA and was happy, I just wasn't crazy about the look (or price) on the '14 GSA.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-09-2014, 01:50 AM
Replies: 1,134
Views: 262,489
Posted By rgb2cmyk
"Beaut"! Must be a typo. She isn't exactly a...

"Beaut"! Must be a typo. She isn't exactly a super model. You must have meant she is a "beast" in the saddle....;-).
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 211,395
Posted By rgb2cmyk
They are on the stock adventure mounts, and they...

They are on the stock adventure mounts, and they hook up great, very solid.

Here are a couple more pics

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/09/19/cd342f3daf8901310cfa11fd91bfa6ad.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 211,395
Posted By rgb2cmyk
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/09/17/89c7525...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/09/17/89c752535ae4f4acb157e56c7efc2833.jpg

Just got my black Globescouts in the mail and put them on the bike. They feel and fit great.

They look and feel...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 942
Posted By rgb2cmyk
It's an adventure alright. As mentioned above,...

It's an adventure alright. As mentioned above, Fill it up reset the odometer, ride 300 miles, fill it up again. Note when the light actually came on vs when it's empty.


My 4th fuel strip on...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 942
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Post a picture and we can tell you pretty quick. ...

Post a picture and we can tell you pretty quick. It may very well be an adventure but have a screwed up fuel strip, mine was like that. Good think they've extended the warranty on the fuel strips,...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 285
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Yes they will fit. But be aware that the bolt...

Yes they will fit. But be aware that the bolt length is different between the alloy and spoked rims. So just make sure you are using the right ones.


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2014, 09:48 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,106
Posted By rgb2cmyk
[QUOTE=VK4DU;24939393]The 12/24 hr clock setting...

[QUOTE=VK4DU;24939393]The 12/24 hr clock setting is in the RT's menu.



/QUOTE]



I guess they are admitting US GS riders won't actually travel outside the US...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2014, 02:19 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,357
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Stop over in the Orange Crush side of the site,...

Stop over in the Orange Crush side of the site, they'll convince you you don't need a BMW GSA..... Otherwise enjoy your new ride. :-D :-D


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 06:40 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 5,087
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I use a Sena SMH10 but ordered the headphone jack...

I use a Sena SMH10 but ordered the headphone jack base for it and then I plug in Etmoytic hf5s (the MC5s are good too). That way I can control phone, music, volume, etc, and it all sounds great.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,861
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Topcase gone

Sucks to lose your case.


I actually found a guys top case before. Thankfully that one time I wasn't traveling with my own top case so I strapped it on the bike. I was meeting up with a large...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2014, 06:25 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,861
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Topcase gone

Is it possible you left it at the Starbucks? Did you check their lost and found? :-D


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 07:42 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 25,017
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I totally want to see the frozen blue in person....

I totally want to see the frozen blue in person. The picture looks great.

So much so I ordered vinyl wrap samples to see how something similar would look on my new GSA :-)


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Thanks for the the photo. I find it hard to find...

Thanks for the the photo. I find it hard to find non-BMW stock photos of it


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,106
Posted By rgb2cmyk
24hr clock on the R1200GSA LC

Is the new watercooled bike like the hexheads where the clock can only be set to 24hr when hooked up to the dealer computer?



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Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2014, 12:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 852
Posted By rgb2cmyk
r1200 GSA WC. BMW headlight guard

Is there a reason I don't see a lot of people choosing the BMW arrow shaped headlight guard? I haven't seen one in person yet.

On my '12 GSA I ended up with the BMW guard because I though it...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 2,577
Views: 487,587
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Tell your bike that the white GSA that was in ...

Tell your bike that the white GSA that was in the crate next to yours says 'hi'. Mine was on the same boat. I picked mine up from BMW of Manhattan last week.



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Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2014, 11:39 AM
Replies: 156
Views: 12,345
Posted By rgb2cmyk
30k on my '09 GSA, 13k on my '12. 350miles on...

30k on my '09 GSA, 13k on my '12. 350miles on my '14 (got it last week). I'd have put more on each if I could finally keep one for longer than 2 years. The 09 was taken by SS Sandy, the '12 by a...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 563
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I haven't seen that happen, but I have two sets...

I haven't seen that happen, but I have two sets if you need to replace them let me know.


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Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,262
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I just picked up my '14 GSA yesterday. Built on...

I just picked up my '14 GSA yesterday. Built on July 3rd it was one of the last of the '14s. I debated whether I was missing out by not waiting for a '15 that had keyless ignition. Then I pictured...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-12-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 1,134
Views: 262,489
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Sure, give me a couple days. I pick mine up on...

Sure, give me a couple days. I pick mine up on Friday :-D
Forum: GS Boxers 08-12-2014, 06:14 AM
Replies: 546
Views: 68,104
Posted By rgb2cmyk
My GSA arrived in the US last week and is ready...

My GSA arrived in the US last week and is ready for pickup Friday. YAY! I thought about having them install the GSAP but I might wait until I ride it first, then decide if it's a gotta have.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,704
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Painted Panels GSW

Well done. The change is subtitle but effective, without looking 'aftermarket'

More pics please.

I plan to wrap my GSAW when it comes in, just to fix a few loose ends design wise
Forum: GS Boxers 07-27-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By rgb2cmyk
So is that to say on the LC models it still needs...

So is that to say on the LC models it still needs to be set on the computer?


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Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,749
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Might as well resurrect this long dead thread

I know on my old '09 and '12 GSA I had to have the dealer set the clock to 24hr.

Are the new LC models the same way, or can you select it yourself? I'll be picking up a new 2014 GSAW soon, and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-24-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 546
Views: 68,104
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I had to chuckle at that comment. My new GSAW...

I had to chuckle at that comment. My new GSAW arrives next week, and I noticed the 2015 have the option of Shift Assist and I was feeling I should have waited and gotten that option. Now that I...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-15-2014, 07:26 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,548
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I know, I just wanted to show you what the...

I know, I just wanted to show you what the fastest color looks like. ;-)


Actually, just curious now. If you vinyl wrap it in the colors you want instead of painting it, do you have to change the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-15-2014, 07:15 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,548
Posted By rgb2cmyk
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/15/yba9a3eb.jpg ...

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/15/yba9a3eb.jpg

Not exactly what you are asking, but here is mine vinyl wrapped in white, might make your photoshopping easier. I have other photos if needed.

...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,185
Posted By rgb2cmyk
About 12-18k a year. I take mass transit to work...

About 12-18k a year. I take mass transit to work so I only ride on the weekends or vacation, and usually not in the deep winter. Due more to salt, snow, and ice, rather than cold.


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Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 1,188
Views: 236,672
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I have the DDM 35w as well. I do get the Lampf...

I have the DDM 35w as well. I do get the Lampf error but only when the temp is below 40-45F. If I run the bike for a bit, then turn the bike off and back on again it usually comes on. I assume it's...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 801
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I had the Xpel. It came in two pieces, one for...

I had the Xpel. It came in two pieces, one for the big light, one for the small. The lip in the middle however was not protected, and that's exactly where mine was hit (though I don't know how). ...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2013, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5,625
Views: 947,209
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Is this not normal? :huh

Is this not normal? :huh
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 43,195
Posted By rgb2cmyk
In June, 6 of us road up to do part of the TCAT....

In June, 6 of us road up to do part of the TCAT. We all started with new tires. The breakdown was: K60 (me), 2 Karroo 3s, 1 Karoo 2, 2 TKC.

After 2,500 miles (1,000 miles off road).

The K60s...
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 43,195
Posted By rgb2cmyk
42psi on the rear of a K60? The max cold psi is...

42psi on the rear of a K60? The max cold psi is 36psi. I've found 36psi on the K60 is fine. I've gone down as low as 30-32 in the dirt as well.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By rgb2cmyk
GSA Transmission issue …or am I crazy?

I have a 2012 GSA with almost 9k on it, and I'm trying to figure out if I have a [developing] transmission issue, or I'm just crazy.

I bought the bike new in January. When I had 3-5k miles on it,...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2013, 02:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,572
Posted By rgb2cmyk
That's what made the BMW servo brakes so much...

That's what made the BMW servo brakes so much fun... and why I won't let anyone ride my new-to-riding gf ride my 04 R1100s
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2013, 05:44 AM
Replies: 5,625
Views: 947,209
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Very nice. I Plasti-Dipped my bmw top case in...

Very nice. I Plasti-Dipped my bmw top case in black so it matches my black Jesse bags, and then I used white Plasti-Dip on the side panels by the seat to help present scratches. I like the stuff a...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 382
Posted By rgb2cmyk
Yes. Why, does it not?

Yes. Why, does it not?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2013, 02:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,969
Posted By rgb2cmyk
I've been happy with them. I've had three rears...

I've been happy with them. I've had three rears two fronts now. I've got around 10,000 miles from the front, 8,000 from the back.

There is a little road noise on the front compared to a Tourance,...
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