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Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2013, 06:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,000
Posted By wildy
If the only thing you can complain about is the...

If the only thing you can complain about is the side stand then BMW have done a great job! But seriously I have no problem with it.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Question Thanks RichBMW for the link. I didn't realise...

Thanks RichBMW for the link. I didn't realise that the headlight protector was such a bitch to fit. I thought it would be just a case of replacing four screws with longer ones. How much would the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Anyone got any pictures with the new aux led...

Anyone got any pictures with the new aux led lights. the wait is killing me, still no sign from the dealers :cry
Forum: GS Boxers 04-17-2013, 02:29 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Wicked I can just see him saying " This is my GS. There...

I can just see him saying " This is my GS. There are many like it, but this one is mine.
My GS is my best friend. It is my life. I must master it as I must master my life.
My GS, without me, is...
Forum: Parallel Universe 04-17-2013, 02:06 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 545
Posted By wildy
There shouldn't be any issues at all. There is...

There shouldn't be any issues at all. There is usually a spare canbus connector on new bikes ( usually under the front beak.). Remove the black cap and plug it in, thats it. Its a straight plug and...
Forum: Equipment 04-16-2013, 01:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,270
Posted By wildy
I use the Scala G9 with the BMW IV and iphone....

I use the Scala G9 with the BMW IV and iphone. Easy set up, great quality and most important great sound from the headphones. You get what you pay for !
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2013, 02:26 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Where did I say I wasn't interested ?

Where did I say I wasn't interested ?
Forum: Equipment 04-15-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 780
Posted By wildy
I have the Rukka Arma S. Great suit. Keeps you...

I have the Rukka Arma S. Great suit. Keeps you bone dry, reflects heat in summer and is toasty in winter. Expensive yes, but you get a 5yr warranty, and trust me once you have Rukka, there is no...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-15-2013, 12:29 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Can anyone with the Akro please place a video on...

Can anyone with the Akro please place a video on this thread,
Forum: GS Boxers 04-14-2013, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Eek I was going to a have a ride around north Wales...

I was going to a have a ride around north Wales today but after seeing your bike I think I will pass.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2013, 10:56 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
I didn't negotiate at all. The salesman told me...

I didn't negotiate at all. The salesman told me when I had signed that at the first service all I paid for is parts. I have always had this with all my new bikes.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2013, 06:57 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
+1 on the blue, looks fantastic in the sun.

+1 on the blue, looks fantastic in the sun.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2013, 06:54 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
I would dispute this with your dealer. I have...

I would dispute this with your dealer. I have three local dealers within 30 miles and all do the first service labour free. Sounds as if you have been seen off.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
In the UK the first service is labour free. You...

In the UK the first service is labour free. You just pay for the parts. Is this not the case worldwide ?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2013, 11:58 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
When I went upto Nordkapp I went through Swedwn...

When I went upto Nordkapp I went through Swedwn first and found that expensive for food. I wild camped to save money. When I hit Norway I felt like a Romanian tinker. Everything was soooo expensive....
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2013, 02:31 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Question Has anyone fitted an additional DIN power socket,...

Has anyone fitted an additional DIN power socket, looking for ideas for the best place to install one. Prefer below the riding seat area.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-12-2013, 02:25 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Talking Very nice. I got mine just over a week ago and...

Very nice. I got mine just over a week ago and can't stop smiling. Rode in the fjords two years ago, and absolutely fell in love with your country. You must feel like the cat thats got the cream.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2013, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Fitted the small gs tank bag today. Great quality...

Fitted the small gs tank bag today. Great quality and dare I say it good value.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2013, 04:37 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
For charging the battery. It's best to have a...

For charging the battery. It's best to have a direct pigtail to the battery. Easy install.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2013, 02:42 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,495
Posted By wildy
I own an led spec bike. The day time riding light...

I own an led spec bike. The day time riding light gets you noticed . It is very bright. The low and high beam give a far better light out put. There is no need for HID lights anymore, these are the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 05:26 PM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
You forgot 5, then take out your banjo and play a...

You forgot 5, then take out your banjo and play a tune.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
That exhaust looks good. I think I better start...

That exhaust looks good. I think I better start saving . I love titanium and carbon combo. Can't wait to see all the carbon bits too.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Dealers put mine inside the nearside radiator !...

Dealers put mine inside the nearside radiator ! Will be buying an oberon cylinder tax disc holder and put it on the cylinder. Don't know that it will fit with engine guards though.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 07:50 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Here is mine GS TE with BMW IV paired with Scala...

Here is mine GS TE with BMW IV paired with Scala G9, I couldn't be happier.

http://i107.photobucket.com/albums/m302/wildy7957/bike/P1020921.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Picture of the new stormtrooper ...

Picture of the new stormtrooper
http://i107.photobucket.com/albums/m302/wildy7957/bike/P1020927.jpg

http://i107.photobucket.com/albums/m302/wildy7957/bike/P1020912.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 07:30 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
http/s107.photobucket.com/user/wildy7957/library/b...

http/s107.photobucket.com/user/wildy7957/library/bike

At last managed to take a couple of pictures of the new stormtrooper. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 02:05 AM
Replies: 92
Views: 29,721
Posted By wildy
That tyres got my name all over it :D

That tyres got my name all over it :D
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 01:52 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Those michelin tyres look good. I wander what...

Those michelin tyres look good. I wander what type of wear they will give . Seems the new GS you can't go wrong with tyre choice.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-09-2013, 01:18 AM
Replies: 1,839
Views: 425,573
Posted By wildy
Question If I drop my new 14500 pride and joy do you...

If I drop my new 14500 pride and joy do you really think it would remotely cross my mind to take a pic and post it on a forum.!
Forum: Equipment 04-08-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 7,684
Posted By wildy
I currently have Next on my new WC GS. They are...

I currently have Next on my new WC GS. They are awesome. They turn in fast and give outstanding grip. I have had. 1150 which had the original tourances on it - great tyre but IMHO not as good as the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2013, 03:27 PM
Replies: 1,508
Views: 136,992
Posted By wildy
Well it looks like I am in the minority. I have a...

Well it looks like I am in the minority. I have a new WC GS and bought a BMW IV. It works flawlessly and communicates with the bike automatically setting time and date , actuall fuel readings giving...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2013, 07:12 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Thanks all. I will have to stop switching on the...

Thanks all. I will have to stop switching on the ignition to look at the instruments with the sat nav. :wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2013, 02:58 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Question Can anyone shed any light on the auto trip meter...

Can anyone shed any light on the auto trip meter in the pro mode. I can't get it to reset. Thanks in advance.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-04-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Well today I put on another 50 miles and spent...

Well today I put on another 50 miles and spent another 1150 at the dealers on the BMW navigator IV and the led auxiliary lights. The switch gear for the lights are on back order so have to wait a...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-02-2013, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Can we put the suspension argument to bed with...

Can we put the suspension argument to bed with the GPS bracket. Nobody on a forum ever changes their minds and loses an argument. I have the definitive answer ...... The new ESA works.
I want to...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2013, 10:18 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
Picked up the new bike an hour ago. Cannot stop...

Picked up the new bike an hour ago. Cannot stop smiling , it is that good .:1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2013, 07:58 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
I already stated on my test ride that the heated...

I already stated on my test ride that the heated grips are crap. Surely you would think that all the technical engineers working on the bike would have noticed it. The million kilometres must have...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2013, 09:27 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 1,938,242
Posted By wildy
I test rode a new GS TE last week ( ESA, LED...

I test rode a new GS TE last week ( ESA, LED lights, cruise, etc). First compared to my old R1200GSA it felt much lighter sitting on it. I weigh 225 pounds and I am 6ft tall. Much lower COG, giving...
Forum: Ride reports 03-25-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 6,662
Views: 1,952,695
Posted By wildy
Late follower here. The trip is epic. Having read...

Late follower here. The trip is epic. Having read your posts and life story I get where your coming from and what your searching for. She will be very proud of you :nod
Forum: GS Boxers 03-22-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,959
Posted By wildy
I pick up my new 2013 R1200 GS LC next week. If...

I pick up my new 2013 R1200 GS LC next week. If you drop it its likely to be f**ked and cost lots to put back on the road. I have had two R1200 GSA and a 2001 R1150 GS. IMHO the R1150GS was the best...
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