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Forum: GS Boxers 04-27-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 3,107
Views: 1,011,921
Posted By autogiro
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8124/8686940523_55d2...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8124/8686940523_55d2ae7891_c.jpg

Crater Lake
Forum: Face plant 05-14-2012, 12:43 PM
Replies: 1,120
Views: 216,031
Posted By autogiro
Pissed I thought THEY appealed the ruling on the $3500...

I thought THEY appealed the ruling on the $3500 award.
They came to court today and offered you the same money? And they weren't ready to proceed to trial today AND they made YOU request a new...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By autogiro
http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc176/autogiro/...

http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc176/autogiro/P1040648.jpg


http://i213.photobucket.com/albums/cc176/autogiro/P1040651.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2010, 08:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By autogiro
Photos on the way. Looks like left over parts...

Photos on the way.
Looks like left over parts from a different set of crashbars.
PLEASE! Replace with the approved BMW bolts, not "something closer to factory" It's four bucks worth of cheap...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2010, 07:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 943
Posted By autogiro
Longer bolts and spacers aren't going to help. If...

Longer bolts and spacers aren't going to help. If you'll notice the point where the hex bolt and spacer stick out from the frame and compare it to any other GS you'll see that BMW used a Torx head...
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2009, 11:58 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,073
Posted By autogiro
yep, that's the one! Just need to figure out...

yep, that's the one!
Just need to figure out the values for the resistor and diode.
Auto
Forum: Equipment 08-18-2009, 10:34 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,073
Posted By autogiro
Neither the TIR or LIN can accommodate a...

Neither the TIR or LIN can accommodate a Tail/Brake combination. Supposedly Whelen was going to offer such a beast but I haven't seen one yet.
I have found out, by accident, that wiring the LIN to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 7,673
Posted By autogiro
Brake! LED

I just installed the new version of the Brake! LED tail light in my canbus challenged (updated) GS...
No wire splicing, just plug into the lamp socket and two screws that's it.
It works! and it...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2009, 01:09 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 467
Posted By autogiro
Yes, Yes I did

I mounted a GS Vario case to a GS ADV rack.
Lower COG and weight is forward.

If you take the Vario mounting plate and align it to the ADV rack grid you can drill thru and attach with standard...
Forum: Vendors 12-17-2008, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,452
Posted By autogiro
Gas or Diesel?

:dunno :ear
Forum: Vendors 09-15-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 14,460
Posted By autogiro
Laugh When will he update his thread to give us the...

When will he update his thread to give us the option to buy some of the 26xx series screws? I'm glad I waited a bit. I'll need a couple of each...
Auto:ear
Forum: Equipment 09-03-2008, 07:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 496
Posted By autogiro
I'm way happier with mine. Auto

I'm way happier with mine.
Auto
Forum: Equipment 08-16-2008, 07:29 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,356
Posted By autogiro
Whelen LIN-3

This is from a thread I started a while ago...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-12-2008, 08:16 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,300
Posted By autogiro
Please tell us how you adjusted the idle circuit...

Please tell us how you adjusted the idle circuit on the 07 GS?:ear


My G5 Mac has some of that same electronic hocus pocus going on but I'm confident that it will work every time I want to post...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2008, 02:28 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By autogiro
Center shock

I'll be betting that nobody here has EVER replaced a CENTER shock on an 1150...:D
Many guys on this site, myself included, have replaced front and REAR shocks on their bikes.
Many a thread has...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,043
Posted By autogiro
Paintless dent repair

I bought a metal 1100 tank on fleabay a couple of years ago and UPS dinged it up pretty good, I went to a nearby dent repair place and the tech said he would try but no guarantee. Picked it up a...
Forum: Equipment 06-14-2008, 09:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 986
Posted By autogiro
Electric Avenues

http://www.electric-avenues.com/

I use the Pocket Amp 2, with both rechargeable battery power and a custom 12v transformer the Gary made up for my tank bag.
Gary is a great guy and his customer...
Forum: Trip Planning 05-26-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,813
Posted By autogiro
Calling Alton Brown...

Where's that Feasting on Asphalt guy? :ear I hear he has good tips on good eats on the road.
Auto:lol3
Forum: The Garage 05-21-2008, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 465
Posted By autogiro
Brown is ground. If you look on the back of the...

Brown is ground. If you look on the back of the light there are three tabs for the push on connectors. the left horizontal one is the BRAKE light (grey/black), the right horizontal one is the TAIL...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-18-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,135
Posted By autogiro
I'm a very satisfied rebuild customer (K1200RS)....

I'm a very satisfied rebuild customer (K1200RS). PPS rebuilt some old Ohlins for me last year and they are like new!
Stig Pettersson is very personable and spent time with me (noob to suspension)...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-05-2008, 05:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,030
Posted By autogiro
Scrounger, I haven't compared it to an 08 yet. ...

Scrounger, I haven't compared it to an 08 yet.


Bruce, Yep almost all authority bikes are using them. I checked the prices and they range from $50 to $90. I thought it was pretty good bang for...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2008, 09:07 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,030
Posted By autogiro
Whelan LIN-3 LED on 12GS (w/ firmware upgrade)

Well...
I was one of many 12 GS owners who was very happy with my Gizmomill LED panel, until... the dreaded BMW firmware update that pretty much made them useless. (BTW I'm still holding out for a...
Forum: Equipment 04-14-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,404
Posted By autogiro
Harbor Freight

+1 These go on sale regularly. They use AAA batteries (good CR123 batts are not cheap!) and they are more than enough light to work by.
Yeah, I have superbright LED Surfires and Streamlights that I...
Forum: Vendors 03-20-2008, 05:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,704
Posted By autogiro
Spam

:spam
Auto
Forum: Equipment 03-12-2008, 08:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,042
Posted By autogiro
Eh? No Plexus

Whatever you do DON'T USE PLEXUS!
My C1 inner shield tolerated it well. :D
My C2 inner shield was ruined by it :huh and replacing it wasn't cheap! :eek1
Now I only use Plexus on the helmet...
Forum: Equipment 01-09-2008, 05:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 813
Posted By autogiro
Love the jacket, not the pants

I really like the jacket and can layer it as needed to compensate for a cool morning and a hot afternoon.
That being said... The pants aren't that great. Not enough protection in the cool weather...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2007, 09:13 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 560
Posted By autogiro
The right switch gear requires that you take the...

The right switch gear requires that you take the back cover off and loosen a single screw that is under the cover. You can then rotate the switch gear. You must also loosen the two brake lever...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-29-2007, 11:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,177
Posted By autogiro
Like this?... ...

Like this?...
http://s213.photobucket.com/albums/cc176/autogiro/gsarack.jpg

I had a machinist friend mill off the mounting points that interfered with the Vario bags along with a portion of the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2007, 07:31 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,702
Posted By autogiro
I kept them both

I'm hanging on to my KRS...:D
Started on an 1100GS but wanted something more interstate capable for 2-up riding so I got the KRS, great bike (as noted above, the luggage sucks). Sold the 1100,...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2007, 07:40 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,064
Posted By autogiro
I thought the same thing, pretty pricy, but they...

I thought the same thing, pretty pricy, but they were the first thing I added to my bike and have had had a single issue or problem with the mounts or the lights.
I liked them because they are...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2007, 07:27 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,064
Posted By autogiro
Wink GMT Moto mounts

If you are referring to MikeM's post, they are The GMTmoto R1200GS LightMounts.
The mounts are made of 6061-T6 aluminum, and are black anodized. They are more secure, and immune to rotation...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2007, 06:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,281
Posted By autogiro
Ohlins rebuild

Call Stig at Pettersen Pro Racing, PPS. He and his staff did an excellent job of rebuilding the Ohlins from my KRS. Fast service and way cheaper than replacing them. At the very least he might be...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-18-2007, 01:32 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,159
Posted By autogiro
Thumb Fixed mine

Mine was doing this until I taped over the IR sensor, then...
I updated my software, deactivated the IR Remote, via the procedure in the attached post, and not a single problem since.
Auto
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2007, 06:52 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,933
Posted By autogiro
Ask your Tech...

Ask you tech if they can do a selective update. i.e. leave out the tail light update. I've heard that it is possible to select certain firmware components and apply the update, leaving certain...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2007, 06:46 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,933
Posted By autogiro
Hey Clearwater!

I had one on my 05 GS and it worked fine, I had the update done and now it doesn't work. It went to an F650 rider.
If you have a Brake! LED that work on the 07s (with the firmware that uses both...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2007, 06:38 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,933
Posted By autogiro
Search the site

There are several threads that address the issue, as posted above. As of now, I have not heard of a fix for the problem. Many of us are waiting to hear from Gizmo Mill for a solution.:ear
Auto
Forum: GS Boxers 06-12-2007, 10:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 537
Posted By autogiro
Well... I DID talk to a very nice lady there who...

Well... I DID talk to a very nice lady there who liberated me of my Cash American. Everybody who wants money from me should be so nice...:lol3

Auto
Forum: Equipment 06-12-2007, 10:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,408
Posted By autogiro
Thumb yeah... what he said...

I have both, an old C1 and a new C2.
I still use the C1 to go back and forth to work and to run errands. It's set up with a speaker/mic system. The C2 is set up to use a mic and molded ear pieces...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-12-2007, 09:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 537
Posted By autogiro
Thumb Ditto

My rebuilt Ohlins are arriving this week.
Stig is very easy to communicate with and his rates are reasonable.
Auto:clap
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2007, 08:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,082
Posted By autogiro
Bigger question is... Has your bike been flashed...

Bigger question is... Has your bike been flashed to the latest firmware version?
Inquiring minds want to know.
I heard that the GKL MOTO-LED might work as well as the Moto-Elektic but have not...
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