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Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 426,456
Posted By TuonoBiker
That's an incredible fee...unreal!!!! I guess we...

That's an incredible fee...unreal!!!! I guess we do have it quite good, which is why its frustrating to see things headed in a similar direction...




Interesting stuff, for sure.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2014, 04:17 PM
Replies: 2,516
Views: 426,456
Posted By TuonoBiker
The average household in the US makes a little...

The average household in the US makes a little over $50K per year if i remember the last stats. Whats the average house make there? In usd.....

Just curious how it all equates.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-13-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
That makes good sense. Thanks!

That makes good sense. Thanks!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2014, 05:29 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
JVB, I looked at your DVD prior to the...

JVB,

I looked at your DVD prior to the brake bleed since I hadn't done it on the GSA before - any reason why you take the calipers off the bike to bleed them? Other than maybe its convenient to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
So today I did the 18K service prematurely at...

So today I did the 18K service prematurely at 16950....cuz we be goin' to Nova Scotia in 1.5 weeks!!! Woohoo! Lancaster, PA to N.S.

Valves all checked out, oil & filter changed, brake fluid...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Thats a beaut, clark! When you install the...

Thats a beaut, clark!

When you install the maier splash guard, i would run a bead of silicon caulk in the overlap of the stock guard and the maier. The maier does a great job, but water and mud...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,964
Posted By TuonoBiker
Apparently, its a bigger deal in off-road/slow...

Apparently, its a bigger deal in off-road/slow situations. The last Motorcyclist review of the big ADV bikes mentioned issues stalling the bike in the slow stuff. Not the bikes fault, per se, but...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-03-2014, 05:14 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,540
Posted By TuonoBiker
I will definitely pm you next time i head up that...

I will definitely pm you next time i head up that way. I have the itch pretty bad and would like to do more of this type of riding. Still trying to decide if i should just pickup a used dr650 and...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-03-2014, 07:28 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,540
Posted By TuonoBiker
Great videos. So how do you decide when to stand...

Great videos. So how do you decide when to stand and when to sit? I notice some of the guys were sitting and sticking a leg out MX style. I know I was trying to stand for probably 98% of the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-03-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,540
Posted By TuonoBiker
I'm in for next year again - no doubt! I'm...

I'm in for next year again - no doubt!

I'm down in northern Lancaster Co...Brickerville area. (two hour drive or so). I had a great time this weekend and definiately could use the practice...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-02-2014, 08:03 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,428
Posted By TuonoBiker
Watching Jimmy change that tire was nothing short...

Watching Jimmy change that tire was nothing short of amazing. I never saw anyone do it so easily. I had a front row seat and never pulled out the phone to take video...kicking myself for not...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2014, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Zzzzzzzz.......Helga naps and snores like a big ol' hog

http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w485/ADVRiderPA/20140630_170354_zpsgan06ynb.jpg
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-30-2014, 08:30 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,428
Posted By TuonoBiker
Awesome!!! Thanks, Dorito. You guys have a...

Awesome!!! Thanks, Dorito.

You guys have a good trip back to MD?
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-30-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,428
Posted By TuonoBiker
Hey guys!! - I believe I was talking to you at...

Hey guys!! - I believe I was talking to you at Option 7 (I was on the red GSA)....my wife and I are making a 11 day trip to N.S. the end of July. Thanks for the pointers. What was the name of that...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 11:29 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,355
Posted By TuonoBiker
Ah, ok. I missed that detail. That's awesome,...

Ah, ok. I missed that detail. That's awesome, though. Sounds like a good dealer after all.

:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 07:35 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 8,355
Posted By TuonoBiker
Did you replace the bolts on the opposite side of...

Did you replace the bolts on the opposite side of the bike? Assuming those bolts are too short as well, right?
Forum: GS Boxers 06-12-2014, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
So just where exactly is "East of the seas of...

So just where exactly is "East of the seas of Kattegat"?

Can't believe you paid $400 bucks for an oil change...:eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
The weight probably isnt as much as you think. ...

The weight probably isnt as much as you think. Our 2 sleeping bags, pads, tent, stove, fuel and pot are right around 12 lbs. With the right equipment, volume/space is what you fight, not really...
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 05:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,415
Posted By TuonoBiker
How boogered up are your rims? I guess im still...

How boogered up are your rims? I guess im still being a Nancy about all the spooning, scraping and general loss of paint. Sorry, guess im sounding like a starbucks adv rider vs. the real deal.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2014, 06:01 AM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Great looking setup! Takes a bit to learn to pack...

Great looking setup! Takes a bit to learn to pack for two-up, doesn't it? This year, wife and I bought new sleeping bags (after 10 years!) and new NeoAIR Thermarests. Both bags are down, so they...
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,415
Posted By TuonoBiker
With the motion pro, do you need to work it...

With the motion pro, do you need to work it around the rim? I can't imagine it pops and breaks like a traditional bead-breaker? I'm guessing you get it in there and then work in one or both...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2014, 01:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By TuonoBiker
Sure, why not? I run a tkc80 up front with a...

Sure, why not? I run a tkc80 up front with a tourance next on rear on occassion. I dont see any compelling reasons why you cant mix and match. Soon as my NEXT is done, im putting a trail attck2 on...
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2014, 12:09 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,415
Posted By TuonoBiker
Anyone found rim protectors that fit on the bmw...

Anyone found rim protectors that fit on the bmw spoked GS wheels? I know, maybe i shouldnt be fussy since they're designed to get a bit beat up, but still....

I was bound and determined to change...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,018
Posted By TuonoBiker
Now, now...Let's not blame the bike for your lack...

Now, now...Let's not blame the bike for your lack of wanting to learn to ride it...alternatively, I guess you could also be a midget, which, again, isn't the bike's fault. And each bike has the same...
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,918
Posted By TuonoBiker
Yuengling! Pottsville, PA - the county seat of my...

Yuengling! Pottsville, PA - the county seat of my hometown.
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,918
Posted By TuonoBiker
And another reason to move north!!! 100*...

And another reason to move north!!! 100* F.....but its a dry heat. :lol3
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 10:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,918
Posted By TuonoBiker
Holy heck, man. Move north! I hate tar and...

Holy heck, man. Move north! I hate tar and chip!!! Not common that we have roads finished that way, but they love it for repairing large sections...like the entire right half of a lane.

I am...
Forum: Equipment 06-02-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 10,918
Posted By TuonoBiker
Down to the wear bars in 2000 miles on a NEXT? ...

Down to the wear bars in 2000 miles on a NEXT? Wow. Whatcha doing? You put air in the tire, didn't you? :D I realize we all have different mileage, but I'm at close to 8K on mine and they are...
Forum: Equipment 05-27-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,870
Posted By TuonoBiker
Yes, zirk fittings. And my RP3 jackets main...

Yes, zirk fittings.

And my RP3 jackets main zipper pull tab snapped 2 weekends ago.

I figured i had bettter report in since last year in this very thread i claimed mine had no issues. :huh
...
Forum: Equipment 05-25-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 509
Posted By TuonoBiker
After tryin on both at revzilla, i went with the...

After tryin on both at revzilla, i went with the armadas. Much easier to live with, imo. I tend to ride fast paced twisties on a lot of our adventures, so a boot that let me grab gears quickly was...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Cool....keep us posted. I think im going to give...

Cool....keep us posted. I think im going to give the rustoly flexidip a try next week though. Looks too easy.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2014, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
That's another good idea. I entertained thoughts...

That's another good idea. I entertained thoughts of doing the center stand since mine is road-blasted and rusted.

I guess I would love the durability of the bedliner with the option to remove...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-15-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Won't the plati-dip peel off easily from anything...

Won't the plati-dip peel off easily from anything that bounces around the pannier? I really like this idea though. My understanding is that it is NOT permanent...it can be peeled away if desired.
...
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2014, 07:21 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,655
Posted By TuonoBiker
10k miles on my GS Dry gloves and no signs of any...

10k miles on my GS Dry gloves and no signs of any wear yet. The only spot i could mention is a small amount of "pilling" on top of index fingers where it rubs the brake lever as i transition from...
Forum: Road warriors 04-25-2014, 07:31 AM
Replies: 632
Views: 84,701
Posted By TuonoBiker
I'm bummed I don't see the Tuono on that list. ...

I'm bummed I don't see the Tuono on that list. :D


:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 04-17-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 4,420
Views: 669,900
Posted By TuonoBiker
Looks great, Dockstrada!! So are they fog...

Looks great, Dockstrada!!

So are they fog lights or driving lights? Or one set of each?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-16-2014, 05:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,833
Posted By TuonoBiker
How far are you from the dealer and why haven't...

How far are you from the dealer and why haven't you made an appointment to have them check it out? Surely the new bikes have even fancier computers logging lots of information.....even if it doesn't...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-13-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,833
Posted By TuonoBiker
Mine does get out of the Starbucks parking lot...

Mine does get out of the Starbucks parking lot now and again. Lol

http://i1078.photobucket.com/albums/w485/ADVRiderPA/Virginia%202012/2012-09-22_13-32-26_178_zps5d3cf34b.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 04-11-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,833
Posted By TuonoBiker
Let's hope a little bit of rain........or a real...

Let's hope a little bit of rain........or a real downpour/gulley-washer........would not have such an adverse affect on the wethead. Being a wethead, I would submit to you that its designed to work...
Forum: Road warriors 04-08-2014, 07:32 AM
Replies: 201
Views: 26,580
Posted By TuonoBiker
I rode it on Saturday as well. I agree with your...

I rode it on Saturday as well. I agree with your thoughts. Great bike, but it just seems like they've strayed from the true philosophy of what the Monster is supposed to be about. The bike and the...
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