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Forum: Vendors 01-14-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 387
Posted By jpbellavance
Vintage Themed Motorcycle T-Shirts

To help fund the restoration of my 85 R65 and maybe make a little coin I have been working on generating t-shirts that might appeal to everyone interested in older bikes. With emphasis on BMW...
Forum: Airheads 09-30-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 468
Posted By jpbellavance
Looking For BREMBO Right Front Brake Calipers For 85 R65

Hello all,

I am looking to upgrade my 65 to have dual disk brakes and was hoping someone here might have a connection to an available right front brake caliper. I have checked EBAY and will also...
Forum: Vendors 09-27-2013, 10:46 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks! I have also updated the site so it...

Thanks!

I have also updated the site so it will work on the IPAD. Not sure what was happening but now it works.

We are still running our sale. 10% off using TAKE10 promo-code during checkout.
...
Forum: Airheads 09-24-2013, 04:11 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 688
Posted By jpbellavance
BMW 1986 R65 Strip Down

Hi all,

I have almost completed the process of stripping down my bike to the frame. Once the engine/transmission is removed I will have the frame taken to a local shop and powder coated.

Since...
Forum: Airheads 09-20-2013, 08:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks. Bummer. Not the same model number.

Thanks. Bummer. Not the same model number.
Forum: Airheads 09-20-2013, 05:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 620
Posted By jpbellavance
1986 R65 Monolever Potential RH Brake Caliper Purchase

I am looking to install dual brakes on my 1986 R65 Monolever BMW. I saw this right hand caliper on EBAY and was hoping someone might be able to confirm it would work on my bike. Same range of years...
Forum: Airheads 09-17-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 455
Posted By jpbellavance
BMW 1986 Push Rods Question

This is for a R65 Monolever 1986 BMW.

Following the manuals directions for dis-assembly, I labeled the push rods according to side of bike, and intake/exhaust valve, and also internal/external. ...
Forum: Airheads 09-10-2013, 08:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By jpbellavance
Got it. Used a rubber mallet and just tapped on...

Got it. Used a rubber mallet and just tapped on the sides several times. It came off easy peasy.

Thanks!
JPB
Forum: Airheads 09-10-2013, 12:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 681
Posted By jpbellavance
Removal of Alternator on 1986 R65

Hi all, I am trying to remove the alternator following the manuals procedures.

I have removed the three primary bolts. I have removed the brushes held in by the clips. I have also removed the...
Forum: Airheads 09-10-2013, 09:25 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,768
Posted By jpbellavance
Hi, Send me an email. I can help you out. ...

Hi, Send me an email. I can help you out.

Just use my contact page at http://www.killerbeemoto.com/pages/contact

JPBELLAVANCE
KillerBeeMoto.Com
Forum: Airheads 09-09-2013, 04:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By jpbellavance
Thank you. I can't see it from work because of...

Thank you. I can't see it from work because of permissions but is this the guy from Mass. or has the accent at least?

Thanks again.
JPB
Forum: Airheads 09-09-2013, 03:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks. I will try repeated uses of penetrating...

Thanks. I will try repeated uses of penetrating oil and heat for a while.

If it comes to it. Would you please explain the best way to cut off the nut. Is it something I can do with a hand saw for...
Forum: Airheads 09-08-2013, 07:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 606
Posted By jpbellavance
1986 BMW R65 Difficulty Removing the Muffler

Hello all, I am in the process of completely breaking down my bike to begin the process of converting it into a cafe racer style bike. I have gotten alot done but am now stuck with removing the...
Forum: Vendors 09-06-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By jpbellavance
I just tested out the site on my wife's IPad2. ...

I just tested out the site on my wife's IPad2. It appears that you need to swipe the pages like a book. Menu for categories is on the right. Hope it works for you.

Jesse
Forum: Vendors 09-06-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 730
Posted By jpbellavance
KillerBeeMoto.Com - Motorcycle T-Shirts and Durable Goods

Hello,
I recently opened an online store called KillerBeeMoto.Com (http://www.killerbeemoto.com). We primarily sell vintage motorcycle themed t-shirts and other durable goods including belts, belt...
Forum: Airheads 09-06-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks alot. I was able to get things apart...

Thanks alot. I was able to get things apart without destroying it!

Thanks again.
JPB
Forum: Airheads 09-05-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 428
Posted By jpbellavance
Removal of Key Ignition Component - 1996 R65

Hello all,

SORRY ALL. I MEANT 1986 R65.

I am trying to remove the key ignition component from its holding frame without destroying it. I see two little side indentations for which it may snap...
Forum: Airheads 09-01-2013, 05:19 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,768
Posted By jpbellavance
Vintage Shirts & Stuff

Don't mean to resurrect an old thread. But you can find them here. Point of disclosure it is a site I recently started. I do love Airheads though as I have two of them.

www.killerbeemoto.com
...
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2013, 07:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 858
Posted By jpbellavance
Bless my buttons! Thanks! How embarrassing, I...

Bless my buttons! Thanks! How embarrassing, I had already taken off the front/side panels looking for when it was right under my nose the whole time.

At first I thought you were being sarcastic...
Forum: Road warriors 08-25-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 858
Posted By jpbellavance
BMW 2006 K1200GT Battery Location

I just got a used bike a few months ago. It is a BMW 2006 K1200GT. Really zooms and I love it. However I think the battery is about to pass out. I am simply trying to find the battery. According to...
Forum: Airheads 07-24-2013, 04:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks Anton! I will. JPB

Thanks Anton! I will.

JPB
Forum: Airheads 07-24-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 434
Posted By jpbellavance
1977 R75/7 Atomizer Missing/Spring Missing....Normal?

I have a R75/7 that I purchased several months ago. I am going through the process of rebuilding the carbs on it from one of Bing's rebuild kits.

Note: My bike must have been restored at some...
Forum: Road warriors 07-11-2013, 10:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,587
Posted By jpbellavance
Ouch. Its not that ugly. Despite the scooter...

Ouch. Its not that ugly. Despite the scooter rear end on it. Bike is very dependable and very boring. Main reason to sell though is I want to do interstate riding and above 70MPH it gets a bit buzzy...
Forum: Road warriors 07-11-2013, 10:06 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,587
Posted By jpbellavance
Looking To Trade In My Honda For a BMW

I am looking to trade in my Honda NT700 ABS for one of two potential choices at my semi-local BMW dealer in Salem Va.

1st Bike is a 2006 K1200GT with about 24K miles on it. 9,250.00

2nd Bike...
Forum: Airheads 07-08-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 631
Posted By jpbellavance
German Translation

I am working on a side project and was hoping to get a translation for

"May cooler heads prevail" to German. I know a one to one translation with the same meaning will probably be difficult. ...
Forum: Road warriors 07-03-2013, 05:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 852
Posted By jpbellavance
2003 R1150RTP Police Bike For Sale Looking To Purchase

Hello all, Thinking of trading in a bike for a newer bike. New being relative.

It is a 2003 R1150RTP Police Cruiser. Has about 24,000 miles on it. Just received the 24K full service. Newish...
Forum: Airheads 06-17-2013, 09:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks all! I found something that might work for...

Thanks all! I found something that might work for about 50.00 plus shipping.
Forum: Airheads 06-17-2013, 04:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By jpbellavance
New Parts Question: Replacement Motometer Clock

Hello all, I am looking to get replacement part for my 1986 R65. It is the Motometer clock as can be referenced at the below link.

Motometer Clock...
Forum: Airheads 06-04-2013, 04:27 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By jpbellavance
Got the second carb rebuilt and installed. I want...

Got the second carb rebuilt and installed. I want to check the timing as suggested but the manual lists two methods. One using a timing light the other using the BMW tool. Is the BMW tool even still...
Forum: Airheads 06-03-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks. Yes. I know he works down the road from...

Thanks. Yes. I know he works down the road from me. I have stopped by on occasion. He is usually fairly busy and I rather not bug him unless it is dire.
Forum: Airheads 06-03-2013, 05:15 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By jpbellavance
I will finish the other rebuild tonight. I...

I will finish the other rebuild tonight.

I recently purchased the bike about 3 months ago. It seemed to always idle rough and when I used the carbmate tool I was able to sync it to a lower RPM of...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By jpbellavance
I will do the other one shortly but wanted to see...

I will do the other one shortly but wanted to see if it would start up for my own satisfaction before I started the other.

The only screw I thought about adjusting was idle screw. Will look into...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 06-02-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,300
Posted By jpbellavance
Motorcycle For Wife

My wife is taking the motorcycle safety classes I am thinking of bike options for her. She is kind of short. About 5'2. I am pretty sure she wants a standard motorcycle rather than a...
Forum: Airheads 06-02-2013, 02:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,440
Posted By jpbellavance
Synchronizing Airhead Carbs. Turn Of The Screw

I just completed a rebuild of one carb from one of Bing's rebuild kits on my 1986 R65 BMW.

I have hooked it back up and was happy to have the bike start up. However, like before the carbs do not...
Forum: Airheads 05-28-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks all for the great suggestions! I will let...

Thanks all for the great suggestions! I will let you know how it all works out. Again. Thanks!

JPB
Forum: Airheads 05-28-2013, 03:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By jpbellavance
Would this create a seal? If so how? Thanks. I...

Would this create a seal? If so how? Thanks. I like this idea but was hoping you could elaborate on it a bit.

Thanks,
JPB
Forum: Airheads 05-28-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 706
Posted By jpbellavance
Broken Off Channel Opening Where Cylinder Head Screw Goes Through

I recently bought a 1986 R65 BMW. When I went to adjust the valves I noticed that the previous owner had done a fix to his right cylinder head nut channel so that I assume oil would not leak out of...
Forum: Airheads 05-21-2013, 04:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 875
Posted By jpbellavance
When you mean both rockers you mean on the side...

When you mean both rockers you mean on the side of the cylinder you are working on. Correct?
Forum: Airheads 05-21-2013, 04:39 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 875
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks.

Thanks.
Forum: Airheads 05-21-2013, 04:28 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 875
Posted By jpbellavance
Thanks, How much freeplay would be...

Thanks,

How much freeplay would be considered normal? mm
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