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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-14-2012, 10:50 PM
Replies: 1,293
Views: 70,866
Posted By Sonymalc
I just requested to join your Northern Nevada ADV...

I just requested to join your Northern Nevada ADV group.


Need some new riding partners in the area.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-03-2010, 10:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By Sonymalc
HELP!!! Road RTable 2 up???? Hwy 43 CA Beckwourth Genesee Rd

Has anybody been on Hwy 43 Beckwourth Genesee Rd in California between 395 and 89 in the Plumas national forest. The paper map makes it look paved hwy but my topo 8 I had to zoom in way in to see it....
Forum: Trials 06-22-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,814
Posted By Sonymalc
Well I would def get the trials bike still. I...

Well I would def get the trials bike still. I grew up on the trials bike and it has made me the great rider I am today. You can trail ride that crap out of them too. Some of the best single track...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 671
Posted By Sonymalc
Stock Rear Shock Preload Adjuster Service???

Can anybody point me in the right direction if any for anyone that has found an easy way to fill and bleed the stock BMW GS/RT1100 rear shock preload adjuster hydraulic circuit.

I now I can do...
Forum: The Garage 05-13-2010, 07:15 PM
Replies: 6,071
Views: 2,627,549
Posted By Sonymalc
Well that and enough people have given me shit...

Well that and enough people have given me shit about them that I just leave them up to piss them off.
Forum: The Garage 05-13-2010, 02:52 PM
Replies: 6,071
Views: 2,627,549
Posted By Sonymalc
I have a solvent tank already that is planned to...

I have a solvent tank already that is planned to be inlayed in the top. I think the sink will be a water sink which is always handy in a garage.
Forum: The Garage 05-13-2010, 12:13 AM
Replies: 6,071
Views: 2,627,549
Posted By Sonymalc
Ok well I finally got time and money enough...

Ok well I finally got time and money enough together (so rare) to do part of my garage. For starters I am single and live alone in a 2 bed 3 car garage house.

Yet since this project has come to a...
Forum: Road warriors 05-12-2010, 11:33 PM
Replies: 618
Views: 156,762
Posted By Sonymalc
So it begins. ...

So it begins.
http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC00123.jpg

Cylinders w/106Mi on the clock. Look great.:clap A little carbon on the pistons. Will be cleaned off....
Forum: Ride reports 04-24-2010, 08:05 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,478
Posted By Sonymalc
Have a great trip home. Hope you enjoyed your...

Have a great trip home. Hope you enjoyed your night with the soggy bottom middlegate boys. Cya on the road soon. LTR
Forum: Ride reports 04-22-2010, 06:59 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,478
Posted By Sonymalc
Woke up this morning to about 1/2 inch of snow on...

Woke up this morning to about 1/2 inch of snow on the ground, it is melting fast. Forcast calls for clear skies friday.

If your on hwy 50 accross NV then stop at middlegate for a burger. They...
Forum: Ride reports 04-20-2010, 07:48 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,478
Posted By Sonymalc
Reno Weather report. Tues night is getting windy...

Reno Weather report. Tues night is getting windy and had some light sprinkles during the day. Suposed to be Snow on the ground on wed morn. Supposed to clear up by fri for a nice weekend.
Forum: Ride reports 04-14-2010, 08:51 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,478
Posted By Sonymalc
Hey man, Glad you made it some where warm last...

Hey man, Glad you made it some where warm last night. It was freaking cold after the sun dropped. Topaz isnt bad. They re-modeled because it cought fire.

Sorry again that I wasnt able to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-12-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 618
Views: 156,762
Posted By Sonymalc
New To Me!!

:DBike #5:D

Bought this thing today.

1997 R1100RT with 104k on the clock.


http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC06063.jpg
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2010, 09:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,287
Posted By Sonymalc
Yeah except for all the HPs rolling around on...

Yeah except for all the HPs rolling around on 1200 RT-Ps.

They now how fast they are.

But I have never seen them pull over a BMW rider, Just the rockets.

Rocket guys didnt think it would...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-09-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 599
Posted By Sonymalc
I do believe the RT has a flat inside case for...

I do believe the RT has a flat inside case for the left side., Not sure about anything else
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2010, 07:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 575
Posted By Sonymalc
I have a X-ch and commute on it daily. Also have...

I have a X-ch and commute on it daily. Also have done some long pavement day rides on it, (500miles). And taken it on some long distance week rides off road.


Clock is at 20k miles and...
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2010, 09:37 PM
Replies: 291
Views: 96,803
Posted By Sonymalc
I have a $20 power inverter I got at Costco. Ran...

I have a $20 power inverter I got at Costco. Ran a 12v socket into my tankbag. plugged it in and can charge stuff on the fly like my phone, or music players. Works good. USB, AC, and 12v socket.
...
Forum: Equipment 03-08-2010, 09:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,146
Posted By Sonymalc
+1 for the electro sports. I have a frt and rear...

+1 for the electro sports. I have a frt and rear set on my Husky. The light itself is very durable and it mounts into a rubber mount. Wire keeps it from coming all the way off, but if the bike falls...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-04-2010, 09:01 PM
Replies: 9,293
Views: 3,590,187
Posted By Sonymalc
How about one of these. ...

How about one of these.

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC06459.jpg

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC03506-pg000.jpg

The Helmet was just too much. and a...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 03-02-2010, 08:28 PM
Replies: 4,292
Views: 1,605,035
Posted By Sonymalc
Its on Pavement, that counts for this thread

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC00198.jpg

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC06459.jpg

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/DSC06468.jpg
Forum: Road warriors 03-01-2010, 07:54 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 6,793
Posted By Sonymalc
I just turned 26 on the 22nd of feb. I have...

I just turned 26 on the 22nd of feb. I have always and will always untill they day comes want a r1200GSA. However I am going to buy a 100k mile plus RT so I can take my GF with me and travel the...
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2010, 10:31 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,137,873
Posted By Sonymalc
You shouldnt need it with the stand. The stand...

You shouldnt need it with the stand. The stand kinda acts that way, may not be a HARD part but would take the hit.

I run the BMW bars and must say they work great as hard parts :augie
Forum: Thumpers 02-12-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 6,761
Views: 1,024,704
Posted By Sonymalc
Never been to his website till just now. But I...

Never been to his website till just now. But I have walked into there store and it is nice. I would trust them to order from. And if not I know where the store is.
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2009, 07:05 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,137,873
Posted By Sonymalc
well if you ever need a mechanic on that let me...

well if you ever need a mechanic on that let me know.
Forum: Thumpers 11-08-2009, 07:12 PM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,137,873
Posted By Sonymalc
Is that your SLR behind that???:D

Is that your SLR behind that???:D
Forum: Ride reports 10-11-2009, 11:02 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,377
Posted By Sonymalc
This Mud Hole? ...

This Mud Hole?

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/IMG_0308.jpg

http://i235.photobucket.com/albums/ee6/sonymalc/IMG_0309.jpg
...
Forum: Ride reports 10-07-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,468
Posted By Sonymalc
A Day of Rest

The end of the 4th day brought us to our turn around destination in Thompson Falls MT.

On the 5th day we rested, visited with family and preped our bikes for the trip home. We shipped up fresh...
Forum: Thumpers 10-06-2009, 10:20 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 22,494
Posted By Sonymalc
Thats because they pay people to clean it for us...

Thats because they pay people to clean it for us every other night. That was taken the morning after a cleaning.
Forum: Ride reports 10-05-2009, 10:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 10,468
Posted By Sonymalc
So Day 3, We woke up to 24 degree morning leaving...

So Day 3, We woke up to 24 degree morning leaving Idaho City. It was a cold start to the morning. Started out of town on a freshly watered down road. Well they were doing construction down the road...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2009, 10:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By Sonymalc
My dads had a knock noise in it untill he...

My dads had a knock noise in it untill he replaced the cam chain and some stuff that is updated for that motor.
Forum: Beasts 09-11-2009, 07:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,763
Posted By Sonymalc
So I just saw a green versys on the freeway and...

So I just saw a green versys on the freeway and thought, damn that looks weird, I want one. So I went over the the kawasaki shop at lunch and looked at one. They have one left of the green 09s. I...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-23-2009, 10:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,545
Posted By Sonymalc
I use one. My dad rwamf got his first and it...

I use one. My dad rwamf got his first and it works great so I got one on promotion for free with the purchase of the $150 yr service contract.

I dont use tracking really, my dad uses it to track...
Forum: Thumpers 08-23-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,584
Posted By Sonymalc
Was it adjusted correctly, I have had to adjust...

Was it adjusted correctly, I have had to adjust mine consistantly to the point of running out of adjustment on my cable. Just bought a new cable for it but have yet to put it on.

I think you can...
Forum: Ride reports 08-14-2009, 09:57 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,443
Posted By Sonymalc
Under the seat you can see the emissions sticker...

Under the seat you can see the emissions sticker that states the bike min octane rating is 87. I run 87 commuting around town without any issues. I do run 91 when I go for rides and change altitude.
Forum: Ride reports 08-12-2009, 10:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,443
Posted By Sonymalc
Great RR. Glad you like your bike. And you should...

Great RR. Glad you like your bike. And you should go with us to MT.
Forum: Thumpers 08-11-2009, 10:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 850
Posted By Sonymalc
Buy some Dynamat Extreme. It works great. It is...

Buy some Dynamat Extreme. It works great. It is like a tar that is foil backed to help with heat. Love the stuff, made a huge difference.
Forum: Thumpers 07-16-2009, 02:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,300
Posted By Sonymalc
I am running 20w 50 amsoil

I am running 20w 50 amsoil
Forum: Thumpers 06-21-2009, 12:47 AM
Replies: 5,690
Views: 1,137,873
Posted By Sonymalc
Yeah I found that out too the hard way but at...

Yeah I found that out too the hard way but at least I cought the bike since I was under it.
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2009, 10:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,527
Posted By Sonymalc
Yeah dont even worry about the 5 speed, the...

Yeah dont even worry about the 5 speed, the ratios are great and the same end result as a 6 speed.

First gear is low and with lowered gearing from stock it is a tractor. The bike just climbs...
Forum: Thumpers 06-11-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,527
Posted By Sonymalc
The X has a 5 speed trans but that is no matter. ...

The X has a 5 speed trans but that is no matter.

Buy the X-ch. You described it as what you are looking for. And the bike feels lighter then it is.
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