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Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2014, 03:14 PM
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Posted By rsamsel
VERY good point. I fully agree we are.

VERY good point. I fully agree we are.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 08:20 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
It is growing on me for sure...some of the point...

It is growing on me for sure...some of the point of this thread was to get some of the veterans to chime in...then I have the experience to call up when issues arise. ;-)

Seriously tho...I...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 04:39 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Yes it was the first time I put fuel in it. the...

Yes it was the first time I put fuel in it. the fuel light was not on going down the road but was on when coming off the side stand. It held more for sure. And if the crossover line is the extra...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
They are stainless steel upgrades by the previous...

They are stainless steel upgrades by the previous owner. Have a name stamped on them but not sure what it is. Looks like there are four. two for fuel and one with a fitting on each side to level...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 03:15 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Will do that next time I have an empty...

Will do that next time I have an empty tank....man that thing is heavy when its full.

Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Took a look at the tensioner upgrade here: ...

Took a look at the tensioner upgrade here:
http://advwisdom.hogranch.com/Wisdom...ionerSwap.html (http://advwisdom.hogranch.com/Wisdom...ionerSwap.html)

Where do you guys buy parts? I live in...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Cool2 Thank you! :-) I like you more than the other...

Thank you! :-)
I like you more than the other guy! :-)
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 01:48 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Yeah...it returns fine. I did take trusty ol wd...

Yeah...it returns fine. I did take trusty ol wd 40 to the cable ends and cleaned up under the grip this weekend. That def helped some. I pulled the tank and tried to get to the box that the cable...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 12:18 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
The tank was swapped b/c the previous (original)...

The tank was swapped b/c the previous (original) owner had some work done and they broke off 3 of the four studs on the fuel sending unit I believe. He ended up in a lawsuit with the dealership to...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
I have put 250,000 miles on bikes and I'm yet to...

I have put 250,000 miles on bikes and I'm yet to reach 40 years old. I currently own 9 bikes and I'm being told I should have researched? I was simply pointing out the flaws I have experience in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Yeah...that's not going to work. That's less...

Yeah...that's not going to work. That's less than a month. Def have to go more road oriented.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2014, 02:16 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Yeah...TKC 80's

Yeah...TKC 80's
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Indeed! there is a lot to read. I don't think...

Indeed! there is a lot to read. I don't think that corrosion is the problem in most my cases unless it hides it REALLY well. The previous owner was the original owner and it never spent a night...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Braded brake lines are on the bike...I assume...

Braded brake lines are on the bike...I assume factory.

Yeah then the abs stuff checks out...just seemed odd

The shortened stand offs is a good idea. Grinder time!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 11:19 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Thank your for the encouraging responses...even...

Thank your for the encouraging responses...even the ones trying to scam my bike off me :-)

Couple questions and comments
My left side tick it's pronounced at startup as one guy mentioned...then...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Ill give it the chance of the whole summer. I...

Ill give it the chance of the whole summer. I did find myself running 80 mph home in a rainstorm the other night and didn't think twice about it. I'ill give it that. I think a lot of it is I need...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
http://i365.photobucket.com/albums/oo96/rsamsel561...

http://i365.photobucket.com/albums/oo96/rsamsel5614/2014-04-20161020.jpg

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Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Laugh It is in fact silver. He did only put about 5000...

It is in fact silver. He did only put about 5000 on it in the last two years so it wasn't ridden much for sure. Maybe just miles will loosen things up a little.
I tried to attach a pic but it...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2014, 02:17 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 4,539
Posted By rsamsel
Convince Me To Keep It! 1150 GSA

Hey Guys-

I've been a GS fanatic for years now. I am a diehard "motorcycle guy". Have 9 bikes right now (KLX400S, VFR, KLR, old Hondas...). I commute on my KLR and ride it everyday rain or...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 271
Posted By rsamsel
I have a 2005 KLR that just became an extra for...

I have a 2005 KLR that just became an extra for me b/c I bought an 1150gs this weekend. PM me if you are interested.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-21-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,666
Views: 305,244
Posted By rsamsel
I am very interested in this. I have a 2003...

I am very interested in this. I have a 2003 KLX400s, a 2005 KLR650, and I purchased a 2002 1150gs on Saturday. I would be interested in joining you on the Ellensburg to plains leg.

This...
Forum: Thumpers 12-15-2010, 06:33 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Chart

so i spent some time in the chart. it looks like the 99 drsex forks are 43 legs and the drz is bigger. is that what you guys are seeing? what about the bearings? i dont see them on that chart. ...
Forum: Thumpers 12-14-2010, 09:36 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Topic: 2003 DRZ front end on a 99 DRSE?

Hey guys-
I have a 99 DRSE with bent front forks from an accident. I am seeing a DRZ front end on CL right now for a great price:
http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/mcy/2111094850.html

Can...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2010, 02:19 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Speedometer

Actually, taking a closer look at yours, it looks like you removed the gauges, and I don't see a speedometer drive. Did you get rid of the speedometer drive assembly and what filled that gap on the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-31-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
If I understand this correctly, the YZ fork would...

If I understand this correctly, the YZ fork would be a direct bolt on to the headset? I am very unfamiliar with the headset and the bearing etc. but I think I can figure it out.

If I read your...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2010, 11:07 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
I am VERY intested in going this route. Can you...

I am VERY intested in going this route. Can you tell me what modifications were needed either here or by private message?

Sort of questions i have..
what machining was needed?
what about the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2010, 10:52 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Fork Model for a 1999 DR 350 SE question

Does anyone know how to tell if you have The Model "V" or the Model "W/X" fork?
I am seeing two listed on the microfiche and I dont see a difference but they have a different part number for the...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Fork help Please....

Does anyone know if I can use these forks with my 99 DR 350 SE??? I bent my front inner tubes in a crash. I know i would take a performance downgrade if i just used these forks as is but I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 10-30-2010, 10:12 PM
Replies: 102,197
Views: 19,983,303
Posted By rsamsel
Need fork help

Does anyone know if I can use these with my 99 DR 350 SE??? I bent my front inner tubes in a crash. I know i would take a performance downgrade if i just used these forks as is but I'm looking to...
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2010, 09:39 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Need info Please

Hey all ...sorry for the short post but having to due it one handed due to a broken arm in my wreck!

Bike: 1999 DR350SE
Damage: fork legs...bars...handguards..shifter

It will be fairly easy to...
Forum: Thumpers 09-19-2010, 07:37 PM
Replies: 28,664
Views: 3,514,941
Posted By rsamsel
Crashed my baby--Need info plz!

Hey all ...sorry for the short post but having to due it one handed due to a broken arm in my wreck!

Bike: 1999 DR350SE
Damage: fork legs...bars...handguards..shifter

It will be fairly...
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