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Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2014, 07:43 PM
Replies: 4,155
Views: 1,862,778
Posted By vipers28
What are the must haves if you purchase an HP2...

What are the must haves if you purchase an HP2 Enduro? Meaning, if it's stock what accessories are recommended and where do you purchase them? It will be used for short trips, nothing long as the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 01-28-2014, 07:20 AM
Replies: 230
Views: 16,123
Posted By vipers28
My friends go every year and really enjoy it. I...

My friends go every year and really enjoy it. I would like to do it on my GSA.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-15-2013, 08:01 PM
Replies: 2,205
Views: 237,657
Posted By vipers28
I was able to do legs 5& part of 6. On leg...

I was able to do legs 5& part of 6.

On leg 5 the only closing was FS7100.

On 6 my gps got screwy and I went all over the place. i just looked at my Spot compared to website tracks and all I...
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2013, 02:30 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,769
Posted By vipers28
I bought a pin lock for my XD, tried to order a...

I bought a pin lock for my XD, tried to order a dark smoke pin lock visor. Looks like the set up I want isn't available or allowed. I really like the dark lens as opposed to clear lens and dark pin...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-08-2013, 07:59 AM
Replies: 1,939
Views: 186,812
Posted By vipers28
Just looked at one at my dealers. Nice GPS. He...

Just looked at one at my dealers. Nice GPS. He had a comparison sheet of the 4 and 5, some minor differences.
Forum: Equipment 05-03-2013, 08:17 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 15,052
Posted By vipers28
I own both R3 and Klim Badlands. Both have their...

I own both R3 and Klim Badlands. Both have their perks and such. I love the R3 and is my daily go to gear. I ride in the Pacific NW so we have, IMO a wide variety of weather. I like the Klim gear...
Forum: Equipment 04-19-2013, 03:02 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By vipers28
What about your riding boots? Mine are a year...

What about your riding boots? Mine are a year old and work good but 7 day road trips and the dogs start barking. Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2012, 09:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,674
Posted By vipers28
My dealer sold me a BMW tank bag for my GSA. Only...

My dealer sold me a BMW tank bag for my GSA. Only problem was it was for a GS. So I had to modify the bracket that holds it under the seat. After a long off road ride it is safe to say I hate tank...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-27-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,127
Posted By vipers28
Check with Kirk at Black Dog Cycle Works. He...

Check with Kirk at Black Dog Cycle Works. He sells a kit that moves the lights up if I recall correctly.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-27-2012, 08:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 850
Posted By vipers28
Dude you should've freakin called me and I...

Dude you should've freakin called me and I would've gone with you! I ride 5700 and 5100 most of the time. My side stand slaps sometimes depending on how hard I hit the bumps but for the most part...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-27-2012, 12:07 PM
Replies: 4,273
Views: 640,589
Posted By vipers28
Jack shit, unfortunately. I'm 2600 miles from...

Jack shit, unfortunately. I'm 2600 miles from home. If I was home I would be riding it. Has everything I need on it but I will be ordering a new Klim suit.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-24-2012, 11:53 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,590
Posted By vipers28
I purchased a set of the Heidenau tires for my...

I purchased a set of the Heidenau tires for my GSA. Once they got broken in a bit they held the road fine. Myself and others have found that they typically leak on BMW rims. My friends leak but...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2012, 10:09 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,093
Posted By vipers28
The open channel is probably comfortable, until...

The open channel is probably comfortable, until it rains then you have puddle around your family jewels. Seat material not really good for off road riding, doesn't breath well. Just my 2 cents. I...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-16-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 275
Posted By vipers28
Anyone going to Albuquerque from Seattle in August?

Looking to get my GSA to Albuquerque and wondering if anyone is hauling or driving down there mid August?

Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 06-20-2012, 08:03 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,607
Posted By vipers28
Do what you feel is right. But the dealer should...

Do what you feel is right. But the dealer should take ownership of their mistake. Find something mutually beneficial. By the way what is your interest rate on the remaining 36?
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-01-2012, 11:49 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,566
Posted By vipers28
It is so good to see home again! I grew up in...

It is so good to see home again! I grew up in Bridgetown. Funny to see you passed through Bear river, lived there for several years too. The picture of the river in Bear RIver was good to see, I...
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-11-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,531
Posted By vipers28
I went up to Tinkham today and went up 5510...

I went up to Tinkham today and went up 5510 route, made it almost 2 miles before snow. I tried exit 45 and was able to run the lengths of both roads without issues.

Alright, so now who wants-can...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-08-2012, 07:02 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,958
Posted By vipers28
I haven't done it yet but I am told either is a...

I haven't done it yet but I am told either is a good to go. I talked with some folks that have done it and they really liked the Heidenau. My bike will be getting them put on later this week in...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-05-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,905
Posted By vipers28
Yup, under your left leg but you may want to...

Yup, under your left leg but you may want to change it out to one that hooks directly to your battery or Fuze Block, so I've been told.

Sweet bike by the way.
Forum: Day Trippin' 05-03-2012, 04:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,531
Posted By vipers28
I was up there last week. You can drive the...

I was up there last week. You can drive the whole lower road with some snow in places but passable. Tried going up the NF5051( I think) and couldn't get far.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-29-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,531
Posted By vipers28
Dude, where is that? I totally would've gone...

Dude, where is that? I totally would've gone with ya. A nice easy ride is Middle Fork if you just want to tear up a road. We need to organize some riding out here.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2012, 08:34 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,708
Posted By vipers28
Stuff your pants inside. Your bash plate...

Stuff your pants inside.

Your bash plate will work fine but I stand by BDCW. When your there ask to see Kevan's video and if he still has his bash plate there from the video. It was all I needed...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-20-2012, 07:17 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,708
Posted By vipers28
Plus less potential to break your foot with a...

Plus less potential to break your foot with a fall of some sort.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2012, 11:21 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,708
Posted By vipers28
When in April? Are you taking the 2 day and then...

When in April? Are you taking the 2 day and then BCA for 2 days? Your bike will be fine with what you have on it. Take the course and then decide if you need extra's. If you do BCA then I would...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2012, 05:00 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,381
Posted By vipers28
I have a healthy supply of TT stuff and BDCW,...

I have a healthy supply of TT stuff and BDCW, more to come.

What did you buy for Final drive protection?
Thanks,
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-07-2012, 03:06 PM
Replies: 937
Views: 249,363
Posted By vipers28
What is the difference between the silver one and...

What is the difference between the silver one and the orange? Features? Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 02-29-2012, 11:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 629
Posted By vipers28
Right here is all you need. Kurt will help you...

Right here is all you need. Kurt will help you out.

http://blackdogcw.com/

You can use your stock OEM bar to add LED's and you can even add OEM LED's- $360 per pair plus the wiring harness.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-19-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,466
Posted By vipers28
I went with the BDCW. For me I have seen it in...

I went with the BDCW. For me I have seen it in action and know first hand it will take a beating and protect your bike like no other- in my opinion. Soft aluminum isn't my first choice.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2012, 10:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,664
Posted By vipers28
Let me know when your on the West coast again! ...

Let me know when your on the West coast again! Did you use the stock wiring and switch? Or run all new wiring?
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2012, 10:21 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,664
Posted By vipers28
Thanks for all the replies. I was hoping the BMW...

Thanks for all the replies. I was hoping the BMW ones would be a quick-but pricey- solution, ie no wire cutting just unplug the stock and install the new. I am considering the Rigid as well to add...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2012, 09:46 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,664
Posted By vipers28
BMW Aux. LED lights

Who has them? Any Pic's on and running?
Do you like them?
How was the install?
Did you have to buy the additional wiring kit? Or cut wires? Or simple PnP?

Thanks,
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2012, 04:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,332
Posted By vipers28
Thanks for the info. Dumb question but how do...

Thanks for the info. Dumb question but how do you take off the factory rubber bolts on the back of the engine? Yes that back bracket is a pain to put in, had to walk away.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-11-2012, 07:46 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,037
Posted By vipers28
What wiring harness did you use to wire to your...

What wiring harness did you use to wire to your battery? Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2012, 09:22 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 56,456
Posted By vipers28
CW also said something to the effect of who would...

CW also said something to the effect of who would really take a GS off road? Really?! Not that I don't like the others but I am partial to my GSA.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-01-2012, 01:04 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,332
Posted By vipers28
Uh, where's your pics of this adventure? What...

Uh, where's your pics of this adventure? What was the pain in the arse? I am about to purchase one as well. Thanks and Happy New Year too.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-25-2011, 04:22 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,739
Posted By vipers28
Sweet bike! I just got the same one for...

Sweet bike! I just got the same one for Christmas. Love it. Enjoy the new ride.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-25-2011, 04:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,042
Posted By vipers28
I just got a GSA for Christmas and it doesn't...

I just got a GSA for Christmas and it doesn't look like yours. Mine has the spacer. Take it back to the dealer.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-06-2011, 05:31 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 22,997
Posted By vipers28
You're just down the street from me! I will have...

You're just down the street from me! I will have to keep an eye for it. Great job. I hate the white panels on them.
Forum: Ride reports 09-25-2010, 08:14 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 35,171
Posted By vipers28
Thanks for sharing your trip. I grew up in Nova...

Thanks for sharing your trip. I grew up in Nova Scotia but now live in Seattle. I took my daughter with me to see the sights this summer. Anyway your pictures remind me of home and the many road...
Forum: Thumpers 11-09-2007, 03:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 4,060
Posted By vipers28
Those are some sweet bikes! You all a not...

Those are some sweet bikes! You all a not helping my bank book. I wish last year I would have just gotten teh KTM now. One question though about servicing it. One guy wrote to service every three...
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