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Forum: GS Boxers 12-13-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 896
Posted By JRP
Check the cable end at the throttle control...

Check the cable end at the throttle control...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-04-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 782
Posted By JRP
This

This
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-30-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 877
Posted By JRP
This what I used...works great! $39.95 ...

This what I used...works great! $39.95

http://www.ceebaileys.com/bmw/f650_800_gs_grds.htm
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By JRP
He's riding a motorcycle that weighs almost 500...

He's riding a motorcycle that weighs almost 500 lbs. How much can you trim off with the aftermarket exhaust? A good diet and exercise would be more effective for a majority of riders :evil

Much...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,408
Posted By JRP
Certainly not enough to justify the cost :D

Certainly not enough to justify the cost :D
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 721
Posted By JRP
Yes, it will work

Yes, it will work
Forum: Thumpers 11-20-2014, 12:31 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 106,054
Posted By JRP
+1000 far more comfortable than stock.

+1000 far more comfortable than stock.
Forum: Thumpers 11-12-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 488
Views: 106,054
Posted By JRP
None at all. I did have the seat redone but that...

None at all. I did have the seat redone but that is a matter of preference. The injector and ECU upgrade made a huge difference in the way the bike performed, I was not happy at all with the stock...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 488
Views: 106,054
Posted By JRP
Get this kit if it hasn't already been...

Get this kit if it hasn't already been installed...8000H7563 It's a new injector and ECU. You will NOT regret it.
The silencer you have is fine. I won't even get into oil recommendations. This motor...
Forum: The Garage 09-24-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 139,301
Posted By JRP
It's a KLR thing...

It's a KLR thing...
Forum: Airheads 08-29-2014, 04:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 787
Posted By JRP
WD 40 has always worked well for me. Be...

WD 40 has always worked well for me.
Be careful when taking that cover off if the battery is connected.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-18-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 1,873
Views: 470,542
Posted By JRP
South Dakota

http://jrp650.smugmug.com/Travel/June-2005-trip/i-svsGfVZ/0/L/SouthDakota02-L.jpg
Forum: The Garage 08-01-2014, 12:34 PM
Replies: 218
Views: 139,301
Posted By JRP
Maybe try this? ...

Maybe try this? http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=8704247&postcount=137
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-07-2014, 06:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 568
Posted By JRP
Paper maps used with a compass are much cheaper...

Paper maps used with a compass are much cheaper and don't rely on satellites.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-06-2014, 03:00 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,726
Posted By JRP
Yes that is exactly what I meant. I'm a Yankee so...

Yes that is exactly what I meant. I'm a Yankee so not as tough some of the people living there...LOL I do have problems with my nose getting burned as I don't use a dark shield.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 07-05-2014, 05:02 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 4,726
Posted By JRP
Sunscreen...SPF 1000 if you can find it, just in...

Sunscreen...SPF 1000 if you can find it, just in case it doesn't rain. :D When I went through NM I didn't have any and got a very painful sunburn.
Forum: Americas 07-04-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 276
Posted By JRP
Welcome to Adventure Rider! I've done many gravel...

Welcome to Adventure Rider! I've done many gravel roads in NH, although not that particular one. Most all the roads there are graded quite well, you shouldn't have any problem at all...enjoy!
Forum: The Garage 06-29-2014, 06:57 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,637
Posted By JRP
The flashing on the chimney appears to be on top...

The flashing on the chimney appears to be on top of the shingles, in this case it should be under them since the roof slopes down in that direction. The cricket would be the best choice, easy to...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-29-2014, 06:22 AM
Replies: 110
Views: 13,659
Posted By JRP
Mount Washington, NH

http://jrp650.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Short-ride-pics/i-4mGDW5G/0/X2/Mount%20Washington-X2.jpg
Forum: The Garage 06-25-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 773
Posted By JRP
Make sure they are facing the correct way :lol3

Make sure they are facing the correct way :lol3
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-25-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,736
Posted By JRP
Fishing line would work as well

Fishing line would work as well
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-22-2014, 04:15 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 898
Posted By JRP
Nice installation, that unit looks pretty rugged.

Nice installation, that unit looks pretty rugged.
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 01:13 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,127
Posted By JRP
I use custom molded silicone plugs at work, they...

I use custom molded silicone plugs at work, they last for years. Any hearing place should be able to make them for you. You can get kits for less the $10 to mold your own.
Forum: Airheads 04-18-2014, 03:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 585
Posted By JRP
It looks like what you have is all you need. ...

It looks like what you have is all you need.

http://www.dmv.org/az-arizona/bill-of-sale.php
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-30-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,565
Posted By JRP
Check this thread: ...

Check this thread: http://ukgser.com/forums/showthread.php?311016-BMW-F650GS-2008-Twin-fuel-tank-vent-issue

There was also a "Y" fitting to put in the tank vent hose and route it up under the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-01-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By JRP
Yes they did and gave it a few more horsepower.

Yes they did and gave it a few more horsepower.
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-01-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By JRP
Well yes...yes I do. I had no idea premium was...

Well yes...yes I do. I had no idea premium was scarce in Illinois. The only bike I need premium for is my TE 250. My F650GS ( which is an earlier version of the F700GS ) runs on regular. I've...
Forum: Parallel Universe 02-01-2014, 03:35 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 850
Posted By JRP
Very helpful To the OP: Premium fuel is...

Very helpful


To the OP: Premium fuel is available anywhere there is regular. If you want to save a few bucks on gas then remap it.
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-30-2013, 01:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,200
Posted By JRP
Yes, the 650 only has one rotor, but...it has...

Yes, the 650 only has one rotor, but...it has conventional forks, I'm not sure if the 700 has the same upside down ones as the 800. If it doesn't the wheel probably won't fit.


Just checked the...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-30-2013, 02:19 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 5,200
Posted By JRP
Yes...it came on the bike new...works fine :rofl

Yes...it came on the bike new...works fine :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 12-15-2013, 05:06 AM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,312
Posted By JRP
Yes... yes there is, even from the "experts"......

Yes... yes there is, even from the "experts"... pretty hard to go wrong if you follow the manual. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,312
Posted By JRP
Every motorcycle I have ever owned said to check...

Every motorcycle I have ever owned said to check oil with the bike vertical. I'm sure you are not down very much, but if you lean it toward the sight glass side it's going to show more. As your...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2013, 12:01 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 6,312
Posted By JRP
If the bike is vertical and has been off for...

If the bike is vertical and has been off for awhile, you should see oil in the window. From top to bottom of the window is not much of an amount.
I would guess you are a bit low on oil. Add slowly...
Forum: Trials 12-13-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,391
Posted By JRP
Trials don't use much gas, so 5 gallons will last...

Trials don't use much gas, so 5 gallons will last quite awhile and not go bad. Pump gas not so much.
Forum: The Garage 12-08-2013, 04:20 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 11,001
Posted By JRP
I just went through this problem with my Tacoma....

I just went through this problem with my Tacoma. Kroil, torch, heavy logging chain, tree and 4WD low with Diff lock on...ball mount popped right out. :clap

I'll NEVER leave one in again! :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 12-02-2013, 02:56 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 6,847
Posted By JRP
I can't believe no one has mentioned standing on...

I can't believe no one has mentioned standing on the pegs to lower COG :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-30-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 6,280
Posted By JRP
This one does it for me, about 80,000 miles on it...

This one does it for me, about 80,000 miles on it so far :clap
http://jrp650.smugmug.com/Other/Puppy-Dog-Route/i-xtxXR5t/0/L/PDR04-L.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2013, 09:34 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,274
Posted By JRP
Have you checked that the throttle cables are...

Have you checked that the throttle cables are seated correctly? You need a bit of play at the throttle bodies.
Forum: Airheads 11-03-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 921
Views: 183,566
Posted By JRP
As far as I know the PD stuff was sold as a kit....

As far as I know the PD stuff was sold as a kit. Some dealers may have installed it before selling the bike. I don't believe there is any special run of VINs.
Forum: Trials 11-03-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,109
Posted By JRP
Is the flywheel tight as in no play? Crank...

Is the flywheel tight as in no play? Crank bearings? If you have a puller you can check behind it for a loose stator. I've had several Betas with no problems at all, but anything is possible. Good...
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