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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 02:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By luca9277
My r1150gs came with one as well, the AFR doesn't...

My r1150gs came with one as well, the AFR doesn't show a thing, only '---'.
To see something which I kinda think is the AFR I need to put in on O2 (both AFR and O2 LEDs are on).
Forum: GS Boxers 12-20-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 867
Posted By luca9277
Hi Def, no I am not THAT Luca.. At times I wish I...

Hi Def, no I am not THAT Luca.. At times I wish I were though!

Hi Roger,

I just got them professionally cleaned and tested and they were fine, I have my AF-Xied set of 7 and it works well for...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-16-2014, 10:47 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 867
Posted By luca9277
TB sync and vibrations

Hi have a 2001 R1150GS which used to vibrate like crazy, after a fair bit of work on valve adjustment and TB sync the vibrations pretty much disappear up to 3500 RPM to become very strong after that....
Forum: Equipment 12-07-2014, 07:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 278
Posted By luca9277
BMW Rain lock 2 - Waterproofing it

If you (like me) ride your bike every day no matter what the weather is like you know how important is to have good wet weather gear for 'those days'.

I had a Tucano Urbano set...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-30-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,334
Posted By luca9277
Thanks Roger, I always follow your posts with...

Thanks Roger,
I always follow your posts with great interest, one question I have is how fast is the ECU able to adapt the fuel mixture.
I mean, if I reset it how long how it take to perform to...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 06:55 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,480
Posted By luca9277
Before getting a new set of TB I could only get...

Before getting a new set of TB I could only get the idle to a somewhat decent level with both the BBS all the way in, one side was completely closed. The other one was 1 turn out...
The other issue...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 03:09 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,480
Posted By luca9277
More than valves I'd look at the throttle bodies,...

More than valves I'd look at the throttle bodies, after all that's where the idle is adjusted in first place, if you can get a twinmax do the sync, there is a very good guide on how to do it in the...
Forum: Vendors 11-06-2014, 06:15 PM
Replies: 1,385
Views: 160,296
Posted By luca9277
2004 R1150RT Wideband O2 Sensor Project (and AF-XIED for BMW)

Hi guys,

I posted this on GS Boxer but it might be worthwile for some here to read it too.

In February this year I moved from Sydney to Singapore and I bought a R1150GS within a few weeks of me...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 06:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By luca9277
Hi Dan, I did not trust myself installing the...

Hi Dan,
I did not trust myself installing the kit so I took it to my mechanic, I trust his work but I am not sure how many TBs he refurbished so he may have done an average job. Your kit was/is well...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 582
Posted By luca9277
R1150GS surging issue (with happy ending)

In February this year I moved from Sydney to Singapore, I had planned to ship my 2008 R1200GS then I had to come to terms with the fact the local government would not allow that. Bastards.

Sold...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 594
Posted By luca9277
+1 on sending them to get tested. I had a bad...

+1 on sending them to get tested.
I had a bad one on my GS and and got them both cleaned and tested.. The bike runs much better than it did when I just put some cleaning agent in the tank..
Forum: GS Boxers 11-05-2014, 03:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 903
Posted By luca9277
I had one on my 2008 R1200GS and really liked it,...

I had one on my 2008 R1200GS and really liked it, in particular less throttle/clutch work when starting in first gear.
I know have a 2001 1150GS and I fitted a BP to take care of open loop operation...
Forum: Road warriors 11-04-2014, 04:38 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 27,055
Posted By luca9277
Nice bike but I don't think they are going to...

Nice bike but I don't think they are going to erode the GS market in any way, shape of form..
These guys are also quite business smart and they know this bike will be mostly targeting a different...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-21-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By luca9277
Thanks guys!

Thanks guys!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-21-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 910
Posted By luca9277
What is this? (R1150GS)

Does anyone know what this black cylinder is?
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/10/21/bb89f7e34e368d02f4e0eb168bcf3505.jpg
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-14-2014, 02:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By luca9277
Fantastic garage, I would trade my entire condo...

Fantastic garage, I would trade my entire condo for that...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By luca9277
Thank goodness I checked before plugging off...

Thank goodness I checked before plugging off everything!!!!! Thanks for your reply Jim!!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 264
Posted By luca9277
Manifold gap filler??

In my never ending quest to get rid of during on my r1150gs I came across a few posts recommending to check for air leaks in the exhaust so I went and had a look at mine and sure enough there are...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 420
Posted By luca9277
I have fitted an AP1 to my 1150gs too, the gps is...

I have fitted an AP1 to my 1150gs too, the gps is mounted right above the dash using the Migsel mount.. Overpriced but really nice
Forum: GS Boxers 09-23-2014, 02:03 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,345
Posted By luca9277
Grippy knobbies

I wonder what happened next...

http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/09/23/412b3febe8d7db568dd6edb14fc45d13.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 07:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By luca9277
Tourfella panniers

There is a company distributing them here in Singapore, about 1k USD for side panniers and frame.. Definitely cheap.. Wonder what the quality would be. The name itself is as bad as the sticker on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By luca9277
Tourfella panniers

Anyone tried these??
Made in China, very very similar to TT panniers (must be some sort of weird coincidence..)

http://www.tourfella.com/index.html
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 04:44 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,927
Posted By luca9277
A slightly better reading legend.. ...

A slightly better reading legend..
http://tapatalk.imageshack.com/v2/14/09/14/cbcce0c425d2ea660997184880d431e8.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 04:33 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,927
Posted By luca9277
TPS Alignment, Idle Speed Adjustment: Beyond Zero=Zero

Hi Roger,
I have read with great interest your posts, I hope I get get some feedback from either you or another knowledgable fellow ADV rider.
I have a 2001 R1150GS (single spark) with about...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By luca9277
Thanks Chris! Much appreciated

Thanks Chris! Much appreciated
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 05:48 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By luca9277
Btw.. For those of you with the y-pipe, do you...

Btw.. For those of you with the y-pipe, do you also use a code plug?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 05:47 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By luca9277
I'll to for it! The BP worked well on my...

I'll to for it!
The BP worked well on my R1200GS but then again that bike was 110% surge free.. On a single spark 1150 it didn't totally fix the proble.
Hope the AF-XIED won't disappoint me!
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2014, 04:00 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 571
Posted By luca9277
will the AF-Xied be as good as Techron?

Hello knowledgable people.
A quick one for you, I have a 2001 R1150GS with about 240k km on it, when I got it (about 6K km ago) it surged badly, a valve adjustment, new throttle body (sinc'd) new...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 10:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By luca9277
Mine is a 2001 model single spark, the TB's were...

Mine is a 2001 model single spark, the TB's were tuned at idle and 3500 RPM, it is just past the 4k RPMs that the vibrations really increase...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 08:16 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,078
Posted By luca9277
My GS is cracking my teeth

My 1150GS vibrates just a little below 4k RPM, actually it is almost smooth.. Well sort of. At least since I did valves, tune the throttle bodies and added a boosterplug but go past 4k RPMs (in any...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 08:05 AM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 391,073
Posted By luca9277
Sorry to hear that, in all honesty it's shit! ...

Sorry to hear that, in all honesty it's shit!
I've been servicing my GS at St Peters' for 5 years and I can only say good thing about the guys, my FD gave up @ 40k km with the bike 2 years out of...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-24-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,383
Posted By luca9277
+1 on all of the above, I went from a 1200 to a...

+1 on all of the above, I went from a 1200 to a single spark 1150 and it drove me insane, then I out some good plugs, adjusted the valves and sync'd the TB and things got better, the next improvement...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-24-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,003
Posted By luca9277
I guess you have a 1150, the LED is welded on the...

I guess you have a 1150, the LED is welded on the RID board a few have done it but it is tricky job and you need to be very careful removing the old lights and welding the new ones.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,996
Posted By luca9277
I put 2 of them on the beak... Very handy. ...

I put 2 of them on the beak... Very handy.

http://img.tapatalk.com/d/14/07/09/uruhapy4.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 12:43 AM
Replies: 232
Views: 23,666
Posted By luca9277
Some thoughts regarding BMW Motorcycles

I dont want to believe him.. But deep inside i do.


http://www.affordablebeemerservices.com/bmwthoughts/
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 09:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,859
Posted By luca9277
I had the key-less feature before and I lost...

I had the key-less feature before and I lost count of the time I rode around with the key left in the pannier lock or the seat lock.. I kinda hated that thing for the first couple of months then I...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 07:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,859
Posted By luca9277
http://www.moto.it/news/nuove-bmw-r1200-gs-adventu...

http://www.moto.it/news/nuove-bmw-r1200-gs-adventure-2015.html

Unfortunately the website only comes in Italian but I am sure other sites will soon release the details as well..
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 07:39 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 6,859
Posted By luca9277
2015 R1200GS & GSA Specs announced

The new features of the R 1200 GS:
Heavier flywheel like the GSA
Shift Assistant Pro (on request)
Keyless Ride (on request)
New color finish in Alpine white in combination with transmission and...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-03-2014, 05:41 AM
Replies: 4,533
Views: 1,972,023
Posted By luca9277
Bellissima esperienza! Complimenti

Bellissima esperienza! Complimenti
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2014, 03:22 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,484
Posted By luca9277
What's your favorite looking GS/A (year)

This guy took bits and pieces from a 1200 and an 1150 and came up with win own design..
To me that's how the 1200 should have looked like back in 2005!
Really beautiful.

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