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Forum: Thumpers 10-20-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 30,252
Posted By cxwing
Turns out she got the HPG, so I'm going to return...

Turns out she got the HPG, so I'm going to return it for the HVG. I'll report back ASAP.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-19-2014, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 968
Posted By cxwing
Well I think that's the same guy. He mentions...

Well I think that's the same guy. He mentions that the previous system was rigid, without a suspension, as it is now, and that it's better for control now as you can gradually apply pressure without...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-19-2014, 08:08 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 35,340
Posted By cxwing
The exact same thing happened for mine, dealer is...

The exact same thing happened for mine, dealer is invoiced, but they can't know where the bike is, or when they're going to get it. I freaked out for a week, and the freaking out culminated by me...
Forum: Thumpers 10-18-2014, 06:08 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 30,252
Posted By cxwing
Thanks so much for reviving this thread! I showed...

Thanks so much for reviving this thread! I showed the pic to my wife this morning, I knew I had seen the gold connector somewhere. She went "that's the same brand as my foot pump" (she's an avid road...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-18-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 968
Posted By cxwing
He says: "I've done it again with a brand new...

He says:
"I've done it again with a brand new bike I bought in August 2013. I''ve built this equipment in October and November of 2013."

Nice picture indeed! Congratulations man, that's awesome....
Forum: GS Boxers 10-18-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Link for the part:...

Link for the part: http://www.wunderlich.de/shop/de/windschild-flowjet-6197.html

And now with the screen all the way down:
Forum: GS Boxers 10-18-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Thanks! Sorry for the delay, but here are the...

Thanks! Sorry for the delay, but here are the pics, first with the screen all the way up
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,138
Posted By cxwing
Given the fisheye lens on a Gopro, I didn't spot...

Given the fisheye lens on a Gopro, I didn't spot anything horrible and awkward. So, care to elaborate?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-13-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 35,340
Posted By cxwing
You guys are mean. The answer is obvious from the...

You guys are mean. The answer is obvious from the picture: there's a cloud in the background.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,858
Posted By cxwing
Cool2 So in 2006 I posted this question, "how many...

So in 2006 I posted this question, "how many miles 'till your GS dies?", I had just reached 36Kmiles on my first new bike, it was only my 3rd bike since I started riding in 2002. It was a lot for me...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Hmmm, how can you tell I don't have the locks for...

Hmmm, how can you tell I don't have the locks for my top-case yet, and had to use something else?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:14 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Wunderlich screen in high position. I ride with...

Wunderlich screen in high position. I ride with it in low, I like "the wind in my hair".
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:11 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Primary colors...

Primary colors...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Not a Photoshop trick :wink:

Not a Photoshop trick :wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:09 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
At last I can post in this thread. Picked up the...

At last I can post in this thread. Picked up the bike on Thursday, here are a few pics I snapped on my first fun ride with the bike. Spot the farkle :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 09:00 PM
Replies: 2,392
Views: 407,662
Posted By cxwing
And while I was at it, I added a touch of colors...

And while I was at it, I added a touch of colors to the wheels...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 2,392
Views: 407,662
Posted By cxwing
Had my AltRider radiator guards anodized blue...

Had my AltRider radiator guards anodized blue while waiting for my bike to show up, here's what they look like.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 35,340
Posted By cxwing
Oh yes: my GSA arrived on sept 10th, only reached...

Oh yes: my GSA arrived on sept 10th, only reached the dealer in CA on wednesday, and I picked it up yesterday. The hardest part was seeing all the others who had their bike on the same boat enjoy...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 394
Views: 35,340
Posted By cxwing
29 days after my bike arrived in NY on the Nagoya...

29 days after my bike arrived in NY on the Nagoya Express, it finally arrived at my dealer in CA! After seeing everyone who had theirs on the same boat post pictures of their bikes, I was starting to...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,434
Posted By cxwing
Thanks for the writeup. Do you know if the...

Thanks for the writeup.
Do you know if the canopener still allows you to turn the lights on and off quickly?
I need lights for commuting on mountain roads at night, and with incoming traffic, I...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
You can get really good discounts because they...

You can get really good discounts because they don't sell. That's why you don't see them in dealerships, they're hesitant to order them, dealers are afraid to get stuck with those. You should be able...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 953
Views: 211,878
Posted By cxwing
Two GPSs? Where do you hide the third for backup?...

Two GPSs? Where do you hide the third for backup? 😉
Forum: GS Boxers 09-24-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,270
Posted By cxwing
Sent you a PM

Sent you a PM
Forum: GS Boxers 09-24-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,019
Posted By cxwing
I don't think the OP was that interested in...

I don't think the OP was that interested in getting big BMW letters on the tank, and maybe was more into the graphics on the design he posted a picture of.
But it looks like the Adv fashion police...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2014, 08:11 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,270
Posted By cxwing
I pinged my dealer and he said it's still showing...

I pinged my dealer and he said it's still showing as "in transit" (not to the dealership but to BMW NA) so still no idea about what's going on. If you have fresher news, let me know because it's not...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,019
Posted By cxwing
Very good example, any color you like as long as...

Very good example, any color you like as long as it's black.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 10:43 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,019
Posted By cxwing
I have no idea about the quality, but I really...

I have no idea about the quality, but I really dig the look. Do it, you know you want to.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 10:35 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,722
Posted By cxwing
Oh you guys would enjoy Yellowstone when they...

Oh you guys would enjoy Yellowstone when they come down to the lower elevations for the winter. Thousands of them running down the road! The rangers try to kinda keep it under controls, with all cars...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2014, 07:45 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,270
Posted By cxwing
Oh no, one more thing to worry about now! Thanks...

Oh no, one more thing to worry about now! Thanks for the update. Was your bike on that boat?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-19-2014, 09:46 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,270
Posted By cxwing
Anybody with a bike on the Nagoya Express got...

Anybody with a bike on the Nagoya Express got theirs yet? It was supposed to be in NY on the 10th but I believe it was delayed. My bike isn't in the dealer's system yet, meaning they haven't been...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2014, 08:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,311
Posted By cxwing
Adventure Designs claims on the "big" bikes you...

Adventure Designs claims on the "big" bikes you should avoid the metal protection bars because they will transfer too much of the impact to the handlebars and can bend them.
I'm tempted to believe...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 680
Posted By cxwing
Question Lights for nightime mountain riding

Hey inmates,
Winter is coming, summer is a distant memory... ok maybe not, but now I'm commuting back home when it's dark, and I'm facing the usual problem: half of my commute is on the highway, no...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-13-2014, 05:02 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,445
Posted By cxwing
I ordered the white but I believe the blue one...

I ordered the white but I believe the blue one looks "more expensive" because as far as I can tell from the pictures, it's a matt blue, not "cheap" semi-shiny blue, it's less common.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 10:27 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,445
Posted By cxwing
In about 10-15 days I'll transition from an 04...

In about 10-15 days I'll transition from an 04 1150 GSA to a 15 1200 GSA. There should be a "slight" bump in horsepower :clap
But I haven't even taken a test ride (no bike available for that), I...
Forum: Equipment 09-08-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,403
Posted By cxwing
I have zero experience with aftermarket seats,...

I have zero experience with aftermarket seats, covers and other gel pads. But I can tell you this: I ride an 04 1150GS with the stock seat. On long trips my wife wanted to stop every hour or so...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-08-2014, 10:04 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 7,784
Posted By cxwing
Why the hell do people identify with the stuff...

Why the hell do people identify with the stuff they buy... it's just stuff... Everywhere you look, every nerd category, it's the same stupid "identification". iPhone vs Android, Nikon vs Canon, KTM...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,980
Posted By cxwing
Are you saying the steering is always locked when...

Are you saying the steering is always locked when the bike is off?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2014, 05:59 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,980
Posted By cxwing
Forgot to mention: the lock column had to be...

Forgot to mention: the lock column had to be replaced, out of warranty of course.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-06-2014, 05:58 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 5,980
Posted By cxwing
Alright, maybe we'll all swear soon that we...

Alright, maybe we'll all swear soon that we should have never gotten the keyless option because of some flaw in the system, but here's my personal experience with the steering lock on my 04 1150GSA:...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-05-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 149
Views: 14,270
Posted By cxwing
Is this the 10th in NY? That's when mine is...

Is this the 10th in NY? That's when mine is supposed to land too. Do you know which boat it's on? I wanna do mappy-followingy thing too [emoji188]
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