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Forum: Parallel Universe 12-22-2014, 12:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,975
Posted By Beairmo
If the problem comes back with the fault code,...

If the problem comes back with the fault code, you might want to disconnect everything you added for a while and see what that does. You shouldn't have any trouble powering all those devices but it...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-08-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 16,568
Posted By Beairmo
What you see on the website right now is only...

What you see on the website right now is only riders testing there posting phone and practicing....

When the event officially starts, riders will be required to take a pic of the "bonus" with...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-08-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2,196
Views: 234,346
Posted By Beairmo
Just throwing out my .02 and possibly save you...

Just throwing out my .02 and possibly save you some time and money.

They (BMW Dealer) install the Vario case mounts on most F800GS showroom bikes and add the cost to the sticker. This is a very...
Forum: Parallel Universe 12-07-2014, 06:30 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,834
Posted By Beairmo
I 100% agree with you Reaver. The F800GS is...

I 100% agree with you Reaver. The F800GS is better suited for the ROAD Version, even if you ride it 100% off road. The 21" front wheel and all the weight of the 800cc engine give the earth a lot of...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 12-06-2014, 08:01 AM
Replies: 274
Views: 16,568
Posted By Beairmo
Indy Rally Riders? Where are you? Big Money Rally

Anyone interested in teaming up with me for the Big Money Rally?

http://bigmoneyrally.com/2015/
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-27-2014, 08:52 AM
Replies: 17,890
Views: 1,180,979
Posted By Beairmo
Happy Thanksgiving to all my fellow Indiana...

Happy Thanksgiving to all my fellow Indiana riders!

I am Thankful that I survived my K1600GTL offroad excursion in West Virginia without running into any moonshining, deliverance wannabe locals! ...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-21-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,834
Posted By Beairmo
If any bike needs steering damper, its the...

If any bike needs steering damper, its the F800GS.

But considering the complaints on ADVRIDER about the GS rims, forks, shock seat, etc. if BMW did include a factory damper it would be a crap and...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-21-2014, 06:38 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 3,834
Posted By Beairmo
I think they only list "up to 2010" as the models...

I think they only list "up to 2010" as the models after that do require some minor modifications to the plastic piece that the key switch is mounted in. I checked and the same model is used for post...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Central, Texas & Gulf States 11-16-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 185
Views: 21,598
Posted By Beairmo
Holy crap is right! I would have been freaking if...

Holy crap is right! I would have been freaking if I got that deep.

Do you mind pointing out where on the KAT track that crossing was?
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-16-2014, 05:24 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 771
Posted By Beairmo
I put a fused SAE plug on my battery and ran it...

I put a fused SAE plug on my battery and ran it out under the seat. The BMW Powerlet outlet does not have the wattage to support heated gear so go direct to battery with it.
...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 11-15-2014, 07:47 AM
Replies: 17,890
Views: 1,180,979
Posted By Beairmo
If you watch the movie Interstellar, all you need...

If you watch the movie Interstellar, all you need to do is chase one down with your dually pickup and a take control with your laptop....
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,784
Posted By Beairmo
Subscribed! Interested to hear how you...

Subscribed!


Interested to hear how you like the KLR to your GS when your finished.
Forum: Ride reports 11-13-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 41,672
Posted By Beairmo
It's over already?

Thomas,

As always, EXCELLENT ride report!

I can't believe we are finished already. Looking forward to your next adventure so I can live vicariously though your experiences.

I am a bit...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-12-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By Beairmo
Good to know! Thanks! I will try that out.

Good to know! Thanks! I will try that out.
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-11-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By Beairmo
You can turn on/off the ASC anytime. Just hold...

You can turn on/off the ASC anytime. Just hold the button. The ABS must be disabled when you start the bike. And it returns to ON every time you turn the key off/on again. Some guys put a switch on...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-10-2014, 08:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 963
Posted By Beairmo
I encourage you to read-up in the ASC. Learn how...

I encourage you to read-up in the ASC. Learn how to turn it off/on quick. If you any amount of off-road riding you will have a love/hate relationship with it. It will keep you from loosing control...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-10-2014, 07:22 AM
Replies: 7,884
Views: 2,661,396
Posted By Beairmo
BMW Skidplate

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http://i1185.photobucket.com/albums/z352/stigbimmer/DSCN0302_zps720093fd.jpg (http://s1185.photobucket.com/user/stigbimmer/media/DSCN0302_zps720093fd.jpg.html)


2) The aftermarket BMW...
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 27,021
Posted By Beairmo
Try the K1600GT or GTL... I went from S1000RR to...

Try the K1600GT or GTL... I went from S1000RR to K1200GT to K1600GTL and have no regrets. I have dirt bike for dirt. GS for in-between ADV Rides and K1600GTL for road rallies and ironbutt. The k16...
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2014, 12:41 PM
Replies: 239
Views: 27,021
Posted By Beairmo
S1000xr

I had a 2012 BMW S1000RR for a few years. Sold it back in April. It was SICK with power. I can't imagine how they could tame that engine down to where it would be usable on anything but pavement....
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-01-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,714
Posted By Beairmo
Best BMW Fleet

At one time I had a 2007 K1200GT, 2012 S1000RR, and 2013 F800GS. Plus a 2009 WR450F for the dirt.

http://i1295.photobucket.com/albums/b640/beairmo/2013-06-23223718_zpsa0e5e4cc.jpg...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-25-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 372
Views: 23,921
Posted By Beairmo
Have a great ride this weekend! Weather is...

Have a great ride this weekend! Weather is looking near perfect..

I had planned on joining in but was gone all week and have to do a stupid trade show Monday-Friday so not going to make it. Plus,...
Forum: Central From Da Nort Woods to the Plane States 10-25-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 17,890
Views: 1,180,979
Posted By Beairmo
Closed until somebody who is really cool shows up...

Closed until somebody who is really cool shows up with one of these:

<a href="http://s1295.photobucket.com/user/beairmo/media/7E12D287B9_zps528f34c5.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img...
Forum: Ride reports 10-14-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 41,672
Posted By Beairmo
You guys are so inspiring!! Looking forward to...

You guys are so inspiring!! Looking forward to Western TAT report!
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-08-2014, 06:29 PM
Replies: 914
Views: 80,109
Posted By Beairmo
Not sure what the difference will be with the GS...

Not sure what the difference will be with the GS gearing but my WR still has really good downhill gear braking with the Core exp3.0. Maybe it's an adjustment??? And I haven't changed any of my...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2014, 05:44 AM
Replies: 914
Views: 80,109
Posted By Beairmo
The Rekluse does make it hard to get into...

The Rekluse does make it hard to get into neutral. On my WR, I start it in gear without even pulling in the clutch. Sometimes by accident. Very nice. But I had to remove the neutral sensor, which I...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-06-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 564
Posted By Beairmo
Great looking GS! Love the aluminum non-painted...

Great looking GS! Love the aluminum non-painted Excel's. Did you drop the diameter of the front? What issues have you had?
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-04-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 914
Views: 80,109
Posted By Beairmo
I have the Core EXP 3.0 in my WR450F.... LOVE IT!...

I have the Core EXP 3.0 in my WR450F.... LOVE IT!

About ready to pull the trigger and put one in the '13 F8GS but curious how it may affect my warranty. Anyone with experience on this?
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-02-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 27,570
Posted By Beairmo
I'm not sure why the upper wouldn't fit on pre...

I'm not sure why the upper wouldn't fit on pre 2013. I thought the frames where the same. If the frames are the same then it would only not fit because of the plastic.

<a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-02-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 27,570
Posted By Beairmo
It must have an obstruction either with the...

It must have an obstruction either with the plastic on the sides or under the beak where the two halves are bolted together. I have lots of pictures posted if you search of my 2013
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-01-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 38,919
Posted By Beairmo
I tried the BMW comfort seat. Search and you will...

I tried the BMW comfort seat. Search and you will see where I took a picture with them all lined up.

I bought the air hawk when I was trying to use the stock seat so had that already. I Ride a...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-30-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 38,919
Posted By Beairmo
I have the TT Breathable and the pillion seat is...

I have the TT Breathable and the pillion seat is "ok".... But my passenger prefers the couch on the K1600GTL so we don't ride double on the GS any longer. I am very satisfied with the TT seat though....
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-29-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,234
Posted By Beairmo
Nice work JR on farkle-ing that GS..... You might...

Nice work JR on farkle-ing that GS..... You might be the first rider to complete 1000 miles on the stock seat. I see iron-butt in your future!

I hope the ship your are the forth engineer isn't the...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Central, Texas & Gulf States 09-28-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 185
Views: 21,598
Posted By Beairmo
......and if you are going to brave it with the...

......and if you are going to brave it with the GS, at least have a fresh set of TKC 80's or equivalent. Lots of mud holes at various points around the KAT.
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2014, 09:24 AM
Replies: 7,884
Views: 2,661,396
Posted By Beairmo
I have looked at this picture three seperate...

I have looked at this picture three seperate times and can't figure out what they are doing? Riding a GS over a log bridge? WTF?
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,288
Posted By Beairmo
I use Comfort on the highway and street riding in...

I use Comfort on the highway and street riding in general. Then Sport when off road. Its effect is most noticeable for me on the highway where there are cracks. The Comfort mode seems to...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-22-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,816
Posted By Beairmo
I have the 2013 with ABS, ESA and ASC.... Here is...

I have the 2013 with ABS, ESA and ASC.... Here is my .02 to add to the pot.

First, the ABS and ASC is a love-hate feature for me. Both have saved me from going down and also caused me to go down....
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-18-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 541
Posted By Beairmo
I tweaked mine the other day and easily loosened...

I tweaked mine the other day and easily loosened the four fork tube bolts, held tire between my legs and lined them back up.

The guy I was riding with (extremely seasoned) said he leaves his bolts...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-18-2014, 07:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 668
Posted By Beairmo
Did a search and the Zumo 550 and newer Zumo...

Did a search and the Zumo 550 and newer Zumo 660/665 does NOT use the same connector.

http://www.tramsoft.ch/gps/garmin_zumo550_overview_en.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-18-2014, 06:58 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,550
Posted By Beairmo
Another thumbs up on the small cruiser. I use it...

Another thumbs up on the small cruiser. I use it on my F800GS and K1600GTL. Rode SIX straight hours with two fill-ups and didn't get off bike just to prove how good it rides.

Just don't fill it up...
Forum: Parallel Universe 09-18-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 668
Posted By Beairmo
Can you post a pic of the cradle? Does it look...

Can you post a pic of the cradle? Does it look like this?

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/81w0xitBvxL._SL1500_.jpg

I have had BMW Nav4, Zumo 665, and BMW Nav5.

All three of these use...
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