Originally Posted by bighopper
But was wondering about the ground wire on the BMW coil wire, that is fastened to the back of the cylinder head.
Is this the same on the 1200GS (searched Maxbmw micro fiche no luck) & if so did you reattach it to another point higher up in the frame?
Yep, relocate the ground wherever is convinient and you are good to go.
I'm happy to report that after the mod I've gone thru 2 sets of tires without a single hiccup from the engine
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