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Forum: Beasts 11-30-2014, 01:57 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
Feel much need to justify your 2014 S10 purchase,...

Feel much need to justify your 2014 S10 purchase, bmac? :rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 05:34 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,180
Posted By SPX
Ammeter takes any guesswork away. ...

Ammeter takes any guesswork away.

http://flighttraining.aopa.org/images/students/flighttestprep/AMMETER.jpg

Discharging. Need to reduce load.
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Forum: Beasts 11-27-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
No recall for the CCT.

No recall for the CCT.
Forum: Beasts 11-26-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
Kind of. Many are advertising low numbers, but...

Kind of. Many are advertising low numbers, but then adding freight & setup, bringing the before tax & license numbers back closer to $10,000-11,000.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,109
Posted By SPX
5% off MSRP is good. 6% off MSRP is very good....

5% off MSRP is good. 6% off MSRP is very good. Anything more than that is great.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-16-2014, 08:09 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
Are you going to turn this damage into your...

Are you going to turn this damage into your insurance company as a claim?
Forum: Beasts 11-16-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
Yes it is. But the price wasn't OTD; tax and...

Yes it is. But the price wasn't OTD; tax and license wasn't included.
Forum: Day Trippin' 11-15-2014, 11:30 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
Absolutely shocking. But, this serves as a great...

Absolutely shocking. But, this serves as a great reminder that if a rider as experienced as yourself can go down, it can happen to any of us. :eek1

Can you tell us what happened? And, can you post...
Forum: Beasts 11-02-2014, 10:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,348
Posted By SPX
It sounds like the Super Tenere would be the...

It sounds like the Super Tenere would be the right choice for you, given that you're budget conscious. The problem with a R1200GSA that you'd be buying is the lack of warranty. Nothing against BMW...
Forum: Beasts 10-26-2014, 03:10 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
Actual prices can be hard to determine,...

Actual prices can be hard to determine, especially based on just looking at ads on the internet (or even in store). I find that when I shop for actual BEFORE TAX prices on the bike (but after various...
Forum: Beasts 10-18-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
Yamaha Snowmobiles are very popular in Greenland....

Yamaha Snowmobiles are very popular in Greenland. Perhaps that has something to do with it.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-14-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
RUST?!?! Rust is corrosion that weakens the...

RUST?!?! Rust is corrosion that weakens the metal. You better think about getting the chain replaced before it breaks, and bangs into the motor of your HP4 and breaks it open, destroying the motor!!...
Forum: Beasts 10-13-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
You have a few thousand miles left before you're...

You have a few thousand miles left before you're even due for an oil change, per the factory schedule.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-13-2014, 12:19 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
Hey Clif ... with a bike with as much horsepower...

Hey Clif ... with a bike with as much horsepower as the HP4, how often do you have to lube and adjust the chain?
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2014, 09:53 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
The question is, what other fees are on top of...

The question is, what other fees are on top of those prices? if it is $2000 of freight and setup, for example, then the prices above are good, but not great. If there are no other fees, then those...
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
I am curious whether your 52 MPG is as reported...

I am curious whether your 52 MPG is as reported by the onboard computer, or is that calculated by miles on tank/gallons to fill up?
Forum: Beasts 10-12-2014, 11:28 AM
Replies: 526
Views: 57,866
Posted By SPX
Well said. I took mine out on a 250 mile/5 hour...

Well said. I took mine out on a 250 mile/5 hour ride yesterday, with one stop and couldn't be happier with the bike. If long distance or long days are your thing, this bike will meet your needs well,...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2014, 11:17 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,723
Posted By SPX
The best reason...

The best reason...
Forum: Beasts 10-10-2014, 11:16 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 8,392
Posted By SPX
Of course, many would say that the GSA was built...

Of course, many would say that the GSA was built for RTW touring, yet so many rarely leave a 100 mile radius of their garage with their GSA. To each their own.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-10-2014, 11:14 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
Clif, did you actually drop your bike, or did it...

Clif, did you actually drop your bike, or did it stay upright and push you into the tree?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 117
Views: 10,723
Posted By SPX
One more reason not to go for the LED is that it...

One more reason not to go for the LED is that it is basically impossible for oncoming traffic to see it illuminated during the day.
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
For many of Clif's videos... ...

For many of Clif's videos...
http://m.youtube.com/user/MiraclesDotLA
Forum: Day Trippin' 10-07-2014, 01:30 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 24,601
Posted By SPX
Clif ... Where do I start? As you know,...

Clif ... Where do I start?

As you know, I've followed your story since the very beginning. I remember the first post you made about buying the K1600GTL. I remember the posts that you made about...
Forum: Beasts 09-09-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
Wouldn't call it butthurt. I look at it another...

Wouldn't call it butthurt. I look at it another way ... Three people who otherwise would have received their clutch baskets by now have not because someone ordered four of them so they could resell...
Forum: Beasts 09-09-2014, 11:03 AM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
I am aware of that situation, and when I saw it,...

I am aware of that situation, and when I saw it, my instant thought was "that's really shitty." I think it's in very poor taste. I could see a small mark up, used as a risk premium in case Yamaha...
Forum: Beasts 09-07-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 13,903
Posted By SPX
I've owned both an 800XC and a Super Tenere. I...

I've owned both an 800XC and a Super Tenere. I sold the 800XC and kept the Super Tenere. I find the Super Tenere to be far superior to the 800XC for long-distance riding. I find your opinions below...
Forum: Beasts 09-05-2014, 03:55 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
Great deal for $10,000. However the line at the...

Great deal for $10,000. However the line at the bottom "Prices exclude dealer setup, taxes, title, freight and licensing and are subject to change" has the potential to make it less of a deal.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,640
Posted By SPX
Predominantly a Harley dealership, as you know....

Predominantly a Harley dealership, as you know. Every time I go in the dealership, I feel like they don't really know or care about BMW at all.
Forum: Beasts 08-19-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
No heat issue. I too had an ST 1300, and that...

No heat issue. I too had an ST 1300, and that bike was hot. I don't think that I have ever even felt heat coming off of the Yamaha.
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 12:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,334
Posted By SPX
Maybe, but we are only 50 miles apart. If I...

Maybe, but we are only 50 miles apart.

If I am understanding you correctly, your dealer has a new 2013 800XC for $9500? If so, that is a $2500 discount, correct? If they are selling 100 800XC's...
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,334
Posted By SPX
Nobody told me, it is based on my own experience....

Nobody told me, it is based on my own experience. I had my 800XC listed at $9500, then $9000 for four months, finally reduced the price to $8500, and still no bites. Finally traded it in to the...
Forum: Beasts 08-08-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,334
Posted By SPX
IMO, It's going to take $8000 - $8500 to get...

IMO, It's going to take $8000 - $8500 to get interest and sell it. Sadly, the Tiger 800XC market is very slow...
Forum: Beasts 08-04-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 9,006
Views: 1,877,272
Posted By SPX
Very doubtful, since the 2014 ECU has many other...

Very doubtful, since the 2014 ECU has many other changes as well, no doubt; most notably, cruise control.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-04-2014, 06:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 725
Posted By SPX
Thanks everyone for the suggestions.

Thanks everyone for the suggestions.
Forum: The Rockies – It's all downhill from here... 08-03-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 725
Posted By SPX
St George to Moab

Looking for (street) route suggestions from St George to Moab, please.
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,219
Posted By SPX
Right. They are using the incentive money to...

Right. They are using the incentive money to bring the price lower.
Forum: Beasts 08-01-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,219
Posted By SPX
It isn't what it seems like. They have almost...

It isn't what it seems like. They have almost $2000 of fees on top of that advertised price. Plus tax and license.
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-25-2014, 11:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By SPX
My desire stems from having only three days to do...

My desire stems from having only three days to do the trip, but wanting to do the coast north & south. Beats I-5! I am going for dinner in Santa Rosa, and then would return home....
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-24-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 703
Posted By SPX
San Diego to Santa Rosa on the coast

I am going to be heading off to Santa Rosa from San Diego in a few weeks. My intention is to ride I-5 to the LA area, and then take CA-1 from there to the Golden Gate bridge, and then 101N up to...
Forum: Beasts 07-24-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 26,101
Views: 4,975,619
Posted By SPX
You may be confused the final drive with the...

You may be confused the final drive with the motor, being a dry sump?
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