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Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
So, took it into the dealer, said "it smells"...

So, took it into the dealer, said "it smells" they roll their eyes, lol.

Dealer said nothing unusual, all good. I took it out for a 250 klm run and did not notice much of a smell until I stopped....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2015, 05:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By Voz
I noticed this on my 15 GS today, then I see this...

I noticed this on my 15 GS today, then I see this post, lol.

Normal by the looks of it.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
Thanks for the coolant responses guys, I will...

Thanks for the coolant responses guys, I will check it out and see what the dealer finds tomorrow.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 08:09 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
How do I check this? Any pics anywhere?

How do I check this? Any pics anywhere?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 06:35 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
Smelly GSW

Hi guys, I have a 15 GS that has been emitting a kind of burning smell for the past 1500 klm. As we have had a lot of rain in Sydney I thought it might be some water steaming up somewhere but I note...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
Prior to their offer I did make all of my demands...

Prior to their offer I did make all of my demands quite clear and was slightly aggressive, the dealer referred me to BMW Australia and I negotiated with them.

I do however believe that even if I...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 06:30 AM
Replies: 137
Views: 12,531
Posted By Voz
I don't care about any new features I would just...

I don't care about any new features I would just like to see it drop about 50 pounds.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
When my 13 engine blew after 15 months, BMW...

When my 13 engine blew after 15 months, BMW offered a hire car, a new engine, an extra 2 years warranty and no service charges until I passed my previous speedo reading, 9500 Klm. Also a new front...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
For all those with starting issues on 2015 models...

For all those with starting issues on 2015 models with Keyless remotes. I have one of these and occasionally it will not start if parked next to something like a parking station swipe control or a...
Forum: Equipment 06-16-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,216
Posted By Voz
Just ordered a pair of Zero 2. I have had 2 pairs...

Just ordered a pair of Zero 2. I have had 2 pairs of Knox Handorids in XL, hoping the Zero 2 fit ok in XL.

Will report back here once I have tested them.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2015, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
Sounds like the same problem I had with my 13...

Sounds like the same problem I had with my 13 when it was 15 mths old & 9500 klm. Clutch Shaft nut came off and lunched the engine. BMW offered a new engine & gearbox and lots of other goodies or a...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2015, 05:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,408
Posted By Voz
Common sense result. My 13 GS lunched...

Common sense result.

My 13 GS lunched gearbox and engine 15 mths and 9500 klm into ownership. Offered a new engine, 2 year warranty extension, free service up to 20,000 klm, new tyres and brakes,...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 06:16 AM
Replies: 267
Views: 40,947
Posted By Voz
I will change this bad habit. Been doing it only...

I will change this bad habit. Been doing it only since I got my first GS in 13.
Forum: Equipment 04-21-2015, 03:36 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 12,279
Posted By Voz
I have the smaller 42L Givi top box. It is...

I have the smaller 42L Givi top box. It is excellent quality but as usual never quite big enough to swallow your helmet, jacket, gloves, etc. I agonised over the 42 vs 58 box. I also have a Givi...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 267
Views: 40,947
Posted By Voz
2015 GS delivered Nov 14 now 4500 klm. No issues...

2015 GS delivered Nov 14 now 4500 klm. No issues except occasional Keyless start issues. When I pull up at an intersection I normally sut down the engine and restart before the lights go green. At...
Forum: Face Plant 03-30-2015, 11:57 PM
Replies: 439
Views: 139,361
Posted By Voz
Wow, I have been following your trauma for 3...

Wow, I have been following your trauma for 3 years now and am amazed at how long it has taken to get to this point. I know you have been thru hell and continue to think of your situation and send my...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2015, 11:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 647
Posted By Voz
I was thinking about these for different reasons....

I was thinking about these for different reasons. I have fitted a Rox pivoting riser and due to the clutch cable pulling I adjusted the clutch lever/mirror assy more inboard. Solved my clutch cable...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2015, 11:34 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,238
Posted By Voz
Pretty sure the same system is fitted to the...

Pretty sure the same system is fitted to the upcoming S1000XR.

I would be very surprised if it is not an option on the 2016 GS & GSA.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2015, 03:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 763
Posted By Voz
Hahaha, I just choked my coffee thru my nose...

Hahaha, I just choked my coffee thru my nose reading this.

I have SW Motech Black bars and use a black sharpie to touch them up as required. I also happen to think that they look the best on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2015, 01:28 PM
Replies: 11,475
Views: 2,334,820
Posted By Voz
I have purchased 3 bikes from Procycles in St...

I have purchased 3 bikes from Procycles in St Peters and have been spoilt rotten when it comes to resolving issues and general service. I have heard horror service stories from their head office...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-22-2015, 01:01 AM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
FWIW my 13 had Tourance Next 9500 Klm, I got...

FWIW my 13 had Tourance Next 9500 Klm, I got handshake in the first 1000 klm in a straight line at about 80 km/h on a freeway, once, then never again.

As for quick steering, my 15 GS with Annakee...
Forum: Equipment 02-14-2015, 02:55 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,832
Posted By Voz
Thanks for all the replies, keep them coming...

Thanks for all the replies, keep them coming please.

As I mentioned I have 3 top cases, a Givi 46 & 55 and one of the new Outback 42L ALU top boxes.

I prefer the soft luggage for the reduced...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2015, 02:41 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,501
Posted By Voz
Sounds interesting. I filter thru tight traffic...

Sounds interesting. I filter thru tight traffic every day and put Rox 50mm pivoting risers on to sail over most car mirrors but I often get stuck or have to do handlebar gymnastics to get past vans...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-14-2015, 02:28 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 695
Posted By Voz
How many LED indicators have you broken on your GSW?

On my 2015 I am up to my 2nd front LED, at AU$76 each.

On my 13 GSW I used to bump it often and it was tough, it would pull the rubber guide out, take the bolt out, reseat and bingo. On my 15, if...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 07:23 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
Pardon my ignorance, what is BMW NP?

Pardon my ignorance, what is BMW NP?
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
Not sure if relevant but my BP jacket and pants...

Not sure if relevant but my BP jacket and pants were bought in Sep 14 and were made in Vietnam. The inner Goretex tape in my pants pockets has come off and my pants pockets always end up,with a pool...
Forum: Equipment 02-09-2015, 02:11 AM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
When you do test the jacket in the rain, make...

When you do test the jacket in the rain, make sure you have nothing that would be damaged by water in any pocket, they all take in water. Even the mildest rain will get into the pockets, in good...
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2015, 07:03 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
Thanks mate, will do.

Thanks mate, will do.
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2015, 06:42 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
Thanks mate, will do.

Thanks mate, will do.
Forum: Equipment 02-08-2015, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1,620
Views: 291,630
Posted By Voz
I have owned Badlands Pro jacket and pants for...

I have owned Badlands Pro jacket and pants for about 6 mths now and have ridden in the Australian summer with 35 deg cel and rain. The suit is well vented and ok in these temps. When it rains the...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2015, 12:21 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,832
Posted By Voz
BMW say this is 55L and I seem to fill it about...

BMW say this is 55L and I seem to fill it about 1/2-3/4 everyday, large laptop, change of clothes and shoes, some tools, air compressor,etc. ii also like having spare room for shopping on the way...
Forum: Equipment 02-05-2015, 05:25 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,832
Posted By Voz
Waterproof rear bag 50+ Litres. Recommendations?

I have had the BMW 55L softbag for a year or so and it is very practical. It is very thin plastic and the zippers split open. All of the zippered pockets take in water. The inner storage has a draw...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2015, 03:32 AM
Replies: 7,206
Views: 1,365,564
Posted By Voz
It's a freakin cager laser. Haha, it is an...

It's a freakin cager laser.

Haha, it is an Innovv C3 HD wired camera lens. One under the front guard too, records 1080 30 when ignition on.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2015, 08:58 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,031
Posted By Voz
My 15 GS stock exhaust sounds louder than my 13...

My 15 GS stock exhaust sounds louder than my 13 GS was, I like it and so do my mates. I especially like the popping sound when you downshift with GSAP.

On all my other bikes I have upgraded to an...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 7,206
Views: 1,365,564
Posted By Voz
On my 15 GS I fitted the SW Motech Seat Rack and...

On my 15 GS I fitted the SW Motech Seat Rack and Rox Pivoting Risers.

I think my farkling is now complete, will need a new bike to start again.

http://i59.tinypic.com/2dlokdh.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 11:39 PM
Replies: 3,167
Views: 495,010
Posted By Voz
Why do you have a picture of what looks like a...

Why do you have a picture of what looks like a middle aged dude getting an anal intrusion in your signature?
Forum: Vendors 01-26-2015, 11:03 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,265
Posted By Voz
Ok, I am surprised no one else has reported this....

Ok, I am surprised no one else has reported this. I tested over a week and every day one of the lens would fall out of the holder. This is riding BMW R1200 GS on road. The mounts are attached under...
Forum: Vendors 01-26-2015, 09:31 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 11,265
Posted By Voz
I use these clips front and rear and I can assure...

I use these clips front and rear and I can assure you that within a day or two that your lens will pop out of this clip. Use 2 x small cable ties to hold the lens in place.

All of my testing so...
Forum: Equipment 01-26-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,141
Posted By Voz
Cable is 1.5 M using a HDMI Type C connector. ...

Cable is 1.5 M using a HDMI Type C connector.

The range of mounts is very good but the lens is too heavy for them, the adhesive 3M is too thin and the lens will also easily dislodge from the lens...
Forum: Equipment 01-24-2015, 04:52 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 34,141
Posted By Voz
My 2 x C3 units are still working perfectly after...

My 2 x C3 units are still working perfectly after nearly 2 months of daily use on my R1200 GS. The lens mounts are weak and have had to be glued to the bike and cable ties used to hold the lens in...
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