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Old 09-18-2013, 03:29 AM   #1399
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Location: Wellington, New Zealand
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Originally Posted by advNZer? View Post
so you gonna run the carb and drive breather up under the tank?Is that where you already have the gearbox you still run the std airbox and snorkel,that will be the next impediment?

Originally Posted by msmckeon View Post
I had a suspicion the R80GS had ingested water during two deep and prolonged wades on the 2013 Safari early this year, but was too lazy to check. Both final drive and gearbox were filled with pink mayonnaise (formerly red synthetic 75/90) when I did my annual service a few weeks ago. Couple of thousand km run on this!
That's why I put the sight glass on the gearbox..
My '91 R100GS thread is here
My Ride photos are here

It's just better when there's twins involved....
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