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Forum: GS Boxers 11-26-2012, 07:12 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,293
Posted By bawa
02 1150 with GSA gas tank and stock system cases...

02 1150 with GSA gas tank and stock system cases - I get 36mpg in the city - 43-45mpg slabbing at 75-80 mph.

I have noticed that the top case increases fuel consumption a bit....
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2012, 06:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 837
Posted By bawa
Same here - bought my 02 new - came with 3 keys -...

Same here - bought my 02 new - came with 3 keys - 2 full size and one flat metal one.
Forum: Ride reports 02-01-2011, 06:05 PM
Replies: 988
Views: 396,422
Posted By bawa
Great RR - I was bummed out when I read earlier...

Great RR - I was bummed out when I read earlier today of no help from BMW - but good to see BMW Canada come thru for you!! :clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 01-28-2011, 06:52 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 60,430
Posted By bawa
AARRGHH I started reading this one too soon......

AARRGHH I started reading this one too soon... can't wait for the next installment. I am really enjoying this RR so far! :clap:clap
Forum: Ride reports 01-08-2011, 07:35 PM
Replies: 253
Views: 68,911
Posted By bawa
Loving the report so far. :clap

Loving the report so far. :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2010, 08:46 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,413
Posted By bawa
What is this updated throttle you speak off? :ear

What is this updated throttle you speak off? :ear
Forum: Ride reports 07-12-2010, 07:59 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 15,518
Posted By bawa
WOW! :clap I am planning on doing a trip to...

WOW! :clap

I am planning on doing a trip to Eastern Canada next summer - thanks for the great report and pics!!
Forum: Ride reports 07-07-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 136
Views: 31,566
Posted By bawa
Great Report - super pics as well! Thanks for...

Great Report - super pics as well! Thanks for sharing!:clap
Forum: Old's Cool 06-25-2010, 07:21 AM
Replies: 149
Views: 32,192
Posted By bawa
:clap :clap outstanding work - can't wait to see...

:clap :clap outstanding work - can't wait to see the finished work of art!
Forum: Ride reports 06-25-2010, 06:45 AM
Replies: 408
Views: 231,868
Posted By bawa
:clap :clap :clap - A great trip and a great...

:clap :clap :clap - A great trip and a great report!
Forum: Vendors 09-03-2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 41,956
Posted By bawa
I know its already mentioned - but would love it...

I know its already mentioned - but would love it if you guys made these for the 1150 - especially with a running lights option!
Forum: Ride reports 09-03-2009, 02:30 PM
Replies: 671
Views: 357,732
Posted By bawa
:bow :bow :bow Sounds repetitive - but WOW!...

:bow :bow :bow

Sounds repetitive - but WOW! what a great trip and presented eloquantly with greats pics and writing!
Forum: Vendors 06-25-2009, 12:46 PM
Replies: 204
Views: 41,956
Posted By bawa
would love these for my 1150 - especially with...

would love these for my 1150 - especially with the running lights option!
Forum: Americas 06-05-2009, 02:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 747
Posted By bawa
Bluhduh I think weekends - particularly Friday...

I think weekends - particularly Friday afternoon/evenings and Sunday afternoon/evenings will be the most busy. Double that if its a long week-end.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-28-2009, 07:51 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,188
Posted By bawa
I have been looking for something like this too -...

I have been looking for something like this too - basically to mount a top box - but at $356 + the cost of a top box -I will have to continue using my trusty old duffle bag!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2009, 07:13 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,985
Posted By bawa
Very Nice!! :clap

Very Nice!! :clap
Forum: Vendors 04-07-2009, 02:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,221
Posted By bawa
Any thoughts on including roadside...

Any thoughts on including roadside diagnosis/repairs on some not-so-obvious problems one may encounter? - particularly electric or fuel supply related? Given that most of these bikes are taken place...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-27-2009, 01:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,321
Posted By bawa
Pre-loading the shift-lever is key to smooth...

Pre-loading the shift-lever is key to smooth shifts on this tranny - A few years ago there was a great write-up (on the ibmwr.org list I think) on the Getrag trannies in the 1100/1150s and the single...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2009, 07:19 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,987
Posted By bawa
I moved from an 02 1150RT to my 02 1150GS. I...

I moved from an 02 1150RT to my 02 1150GS. I owned a 99 1100RT as well. Neither of my 1150s ever surged or pulled to the right like my 1100RT did.

My 02 1150GS has been very reliable, very smooth...
Forum: Canada 01-16-2009, 10:23 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,066
Posted By bawa
I got an email from them on it in Dec and signed...

I got an email from them on it in Dec and signed up. I have not checked their website - but they did mention that its on there and that they will be running several events/rides etc. this year.

I...
Forum: Canada 01-14-2009, 01:25 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 4,066
Posted By bawa
Hi - I too would love to improve my wrenching...

Hi - I too would love to improve my wrenching skills on the GS - I used to do a lot on my older rides - would love to know more about the Batcave.

BTW - Budds BMW is hosting a Tech Session on...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2008, 09:25 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 694
Posted By bawa
Bluhduh I moved from a GS to a GSA tank about 2 years ago...

I moved from a GS to a GSA tank about 2 years ago and found the handling changed a bit - a bit more squirelly in the corners - I am still running the stock shocks and the bike has done 30k kms (20k...
Forum: Ride reports 09-23-2008, 06:03 PM
Replies: 1,215
Views: 1,453,658
Posted By bawa
Just finished reading this last night. WOW WOW...

Just finished reading this last night. WOW WOW WOW:clap :clap :clap
Forum: Canada 09-23-2008, 05:45 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 4,660
Posted By bawa
I would recommend Budds BMW in Oakville. While...

I would recommend Budds BMW in Oakville. While the customer service desk is weak - John and Anthony the techs are awesome!!
Forum: Equipment 02-22-2006, 07:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,384
Posted By bawa
Regarding servicing your bike - I recommend John...

Regarding servicing your bike - I recommend John Parker at Budds BMW - he is very good with bikes and has a great no-nonsense attitude.

For clothing, you may want to try Open Road BMW. Their...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-06-2006, 02:37 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,748
Posted By bawa
I completed a SS1K on a stock 1150GS 2 summers...

I completed a SS1K on a stock 1150GS 2 summers ago. The bike ran really well.

One thing I needed to purchase halfway through my ride was eyedrops - my eyes got pretty dry during the ride and...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-16-2005, 01:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,702
Posted By bawa
I have been insured with State Farm for about 5...

I have been insured with State Farm for about 5 years on 3 different BMWs. Since my cars and home are insured by them, I have found them to be the cheapest [for me] in the GTA about $1100 a year.
...
Forum: Vendors 12-20-2004, 06:10 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By bawa
THANKS Guys (and gals)!! I got 44 responses -...

THANKS Guys (and gals)!! I got 44 responses - way more that I expected!! woohoo!
Forum: Vendors 12-18-2004, 02:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 643
Posted By bawa
Help with School Project!

Hi there, not sure where to post this. I am currently working on a marketing assignment for school on the relaunch of the Indian motorcycle and would appreciate help in completing a short online...
Forum: Regional forums 04-23-2004, 11:15 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 18,143
Posted By bawa
When I moved to Toronto, this was the first thing...

When I moved to Toronto, this was the first thing I checked and the answer I got was its illegal to lane-split. I commute from Oakville to Markham twice a week - lane spliting would save me a lot of...
Forum: Equipment 04-06-2004, 11:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 788
Posted By bawa
I have been using the BMW coolmax balaclava for a...

I have been using the BMW coolmax balaclava for a year now. It works great in the summer and winter.

You can view it at : http://www.bmw-riders-gear.com/Index.asp
Click on APPAREL, then CLOTHING,...
Forum: Regional forums 09-16-2003, 06:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,762
Posted By bawa
housing: http://www.newinhomes.com/ ...

housing:

http://www.newinhomes.com/

http://www.torontostarclassifieds.com/NASApp/OLCSApp/index.jsp


jobs:

http://english.monster.ca/
Forum: Equipment 03-24-2003, 09:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 676
Posted By bawa
Accessory Plug

Hi, can someone recommend an accessory plug that I could mount under the dash of my 02 GS. I want the standard automotive plug instead of the BMW plug. This way I can use the same power cable for...
Forum: Ride reports 03-19-2003, 12:47 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,284
Posted By bawa
Hey Arbey! can you share info on some of these...

Hey Arbey! can you share info on some of these dirt roads you ride - I am always looking for fun roads in the Toronto area!
Forum: Face plant 10-29-2002, 07:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,398
Posted By bawa
Intro & Wear the Gear

Hi folks, I have been lurking on this site for a few months now - moved from a 1100RT to a 1150RT to my current ride a 1150GS.

Last weekend I went for one last ride before I put the bike up for...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-15-2002, 06:08 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,284
Posted By bawa
Hi Vador99, I am looking to trade my 1150RT for a...

Hi Vador99, I am looking to trade my 1150RT for a GS - can you please contact me directly at ksuntok@yahoo.com
Forum: GS Boxers 06-14-2002, 07:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,284
Posted By bawa
Hi - how much do you want for the GSA?

Hi - how much do you want for the GSA?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-17-2002, 11:20 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,211
Posted By bawa
Hi Shazam, is that well-accessorized Blue/White...

Hi Shazam, is that well-accessorized Blue/White GS yours in the 3600 parking lot? My red RT is parked next to yours today!

Great bike - great set of accessories!
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