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Forum: Airheads 04-09-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 2,634
Views: 383,671
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Forum: Airheads 04-09-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 2,634
Views: 383,671
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Krauser Cases - $250 - Alexandria VA

Set of Krauser hard cases that came off of a 1977 BMW R100/7. Cases are in good shape, 6-7 out of 10. No cracks that I can see, but surface rust on the metal parts. Keys are NOT included, but...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 351
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Replacing secondary spark plug with Hepco-Becker crash bars

2008 R1200GS.

Can the secondary spark plugs be removed/replaced without removing the crash bars? It looks like there might just be enough clearance.

I plan on replacing the plugs this weekend...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 11-10-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 2,025
Views: 118,915
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Hmmm... might be one of the last weekends of the...

Hmmm... might be one of the last weekends of the year that will be this nice.
Forum: Airheads 10-30-2012, 08:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
I sent my original tank to Moyer Fuel Tank Renu...

I sent my original tank to Moyer Fuel Tank Renu in Pennsylvania:

http://www.gas-tank.com/

It was full of pinholes once they blasted it, so they couldn't do anything to restore it. I wound up...
Forum: Airheads 10-13-2012, 12:06 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
I did soak in warm water as well, per your tip. ...

I did soak in warm water as well, per your tip. Belt and suspenders I guess.
Forum: Airheads 10-13-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
And just to confirm, DOT4 brake fluid? I thought...

And just to confirm, DOT4 brake fluid? I thought I read DOT 3 somewhere, but my Clymer manual says DOT 4.
Forum: Airheads 10-13-2012, 11:11 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Mike, I just used this method (got it from you...

Mike, I just used this method (got it from you via the airheads list), and it makes it stupid easy. Finding a spare piece of wood and old caulk tube was the hardest part, and that took all of 5...
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Oh, and nice thread! I'll check it out more...

Oh, and nice thread! I'll check it out more thoroughly when I get time; might answer some questions I have in the future.
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Thanks! Man, I thought my m/c was in bad shape! ...

Thanks! Man, I thought my m/c was in bad shape!

How did you get the rust and residue out of the inside of the cylinder of that thing? I have a bit in there that I'd like to get out before...
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2012, 03:11 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Thanks for the offer, and thanks for checking in...

Thanks for the offer, and thanks for checking in Matt.

You guys reminded me that I've been negligent in updating this thread.

In the last two months, I've gotten the cylinders, pipes, and...
Forum: Airheads 10-12-2012, 02:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,257
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Under tank master cylinder rebuild - installing secondary seal

Any tricks to getting the secondary seal onto the piston? I don't want to use any tools to stretch the seal, but I don't see how I'm getting it on the new piston.
Forum: Airheads 09-23-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Question - 1977 R100/7 Front Fork Rebuild

When I disassembled the front forks, the rider left (caliper) side fork had an aluminum space at the top of the spring. When I disassembled the right side, no spacer. Does this make any sense? Did...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2012, 09:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 827
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Yup, you will get a tick from loose valves if you...

Yup, you will get a tick from loose valves if you do it when the engine is warm. I proved this theory once (for scientific purposes, of course...)
Forum: Airheads 09-09-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 2,634
Views: 383,671
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Capital Cycle in Sterling, VA.

Capital Cycle in Sterling, VA.
Forum: Airheads 08-22-2012, 05:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Thanks for the info on the shim and the...

Thanks for the info on the shim and the measurements. My bike doesn't have an oil cooler, just the indented oil filter cover with no connections coming out of it.

The filter I bought came with...
Forum: Airheads 08-22-2012, 03:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Hey Shane! You're the one with the Tiger right? ...

Hey Shane! You're the one with the Tiger right?

Thanks for the info. I don't think the filter I ordered from Capital Cycle came with a shim, but I'll check again. There definitely wasn't one in...
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2012, 02:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Thanks! I'll take another look at Snowbum's...

Thanks! I'll take another look at Snowbum's article and break out the calipers for the oil filter cylinder measurements. Do you have a picture by chance of what the shims look like and where they...
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 758
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Better than the alternative (seized nut)...

Better than the alternative (seized nut)...
Forum: Airheads 08-21-2012, 07:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,461
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
1977 R100/7 Project Bike - Intro and Questions

Hello,

A few months back I picked up a 1977 R100/7 as a project bike. I found it on Craigslist; it needs a lot of work but the price was right (or, not terrible at least), and I figured it would...
Forum: Equipment 08-05-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 73,956
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Sun Visor Failure while riding

I had a fun little sun visor failure this morning with my C3.

While riding on I-495, I put my internal sun visor down and felt a small object hit me in the cheek. I also noticed that the sun...
Forum: Equipment 07-20-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,542
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Ha, yup. I personally thought the miniature ball...

Ha, yup. I personally thought the miniature ball pein hammer was a nice touch!
Forum: Vendors 07-20-2012, 06:40 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,812
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
If your head is just the right shape, and your...

If your head is just the right shape, and your adams apple is in just the right place, you might be pretty happy with the C3. If neither of those things are true, you'll probably be mostly...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-20-2012, 06:20 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,909
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
$400!!??!! Holy smokes.

$400!!??!!

Holy smokes.
Forum: Equipment 07-19-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,542
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Israeli bandage.

Israeli bandage.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2012, 03:02 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,440
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Agree with LaurelPerryOnLand; it's very doubtful...

Agree with LaurelPerryOnLand; it's very doubtful the device is meant to accept 12V through the mini USB since 5V is the standard for USB. Even the Zumos take 5V at the actual device; the wiring...
Forum: Vendors 06-29-2012, 09:55 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,812
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Man, wish I had waited a year before replacing my...

Man, wish I had waited a year before replacing my Multitec with a C3.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 06-08-2012, 10:16 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 891
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Max BMW. Worth the trip up there. Heck, you...

Max BMW. Worth the trip up there. Heck, you don't even have to show up; I believe they deliver to most locations in the tri-state area.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-23-2012, 01:45 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 5,203
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Only when I crash.

Only when I crash.
Forum: Airheads 05-13-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 11,693
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
OK, what about one that doesn't run and has...

OK, what about one that doesn't run and has 40,000, for $500?
Forum: Equipment 05-11-2012, 09:36 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,659
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
looks like a great solution for my Yaesu VX-7R...

looks like a great solution for my Yaesu VX-7R handheld!
Forum: Equipment 05-09-2012, 06:05 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 73,956
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
It seems counterintuitive, but I found that...

It seems counterintuitive, but I found that tightening the strap actually helps get the buckle up and forward a bit, away from my throat.

It really takes some time to figure out the best position...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-06-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,099
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Your engine wouldn't run.

Your engine wouldn't run.
Forum: Equipment 05-04-2012, 05:17 AM
Replies: 371
Views: 73,956
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Now that riding season is here, I'm back to...

Now that riding season is here, I'm back to getting strange looks for about the first 30 minutes of work each morning.

Does anyone know if Schuberth sells an updated liner that doesn't mar your...
Forum: Equipment 05-04-2012, 05:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 833
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Are you unhappy with the helmet, or is it just a...

Are you unhappy with the helmet, or is it just a size issue? If it's just the size, I'm pretty sure you can buy a new liner for like $40 to make it a medium.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2012, 05:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 674
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Yup. Not too far off of I-95.

Yup. Not too far off of I-95.
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-30-2012, 09:33 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,243
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Great time and great showing! Thanks again Jim!

Great time and great showing! Thanks again Jim!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2012, 10:53 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,288
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
I mounted a Storm iM2100 to my rear luggage rack....

I mounted a Storm iM2100 to my rear luggage rack. I just drilled four holes in the case and used some stainless steel bolts and rubber washers through the existing rack holes. Perfect size for my...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2012, 07:14 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 606
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
Pretty easy to do yourself, especially on the...

Pretty easy to do yourself, especially on the non-servo bikes.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2012, 02:57 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,676
Posted By jdc_va_usmc
PLEASE tell us you did not just snap it out and...

PLEASE tell us you did not just snap it out and snap it back in without following the procedure laid out in the GSpot FAQ section...
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