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Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-04-2013, 02:32 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 24,834
Posted By garet55947
Any EFI fueling issues on the '13, or have all...

Any EFI fueling issues on the '13, or have all those been sorted out? If not what are the recommended solutions?
Forum: Thumpers 08-22-2013, 11:51 AM
Replies: 379
Views: 53,619
Posted By garet55947
Considering buying an '06 FE650!

Looking at an 06 FE 650 with 2700 miles. Is this bike known for a lot of engine noise, like moving parts inside thin wall engine cases? Any worries if maint has been kept up to date? Cam chain...
Forum: Thumpers 08-21-2013, 04:44 PM
Replies: 5,947
Views: 876,706
Posted By garet55947
Looking at an 06 FE 650 with 2700 miles. Is this...

Looking at an 06 FE 650 with 2700 miles. Is this bike known for a lot of engine noise, like moving parts inside thin wall engine cases? Any worries if maint has been kept up to date? Cam chain...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-11-2013, 06:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By garet55947
Thanks, the carb is gonna come out.

Thanks, the carb is gonna come out.
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-11-2013, 01:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 502
Posted By garet55947
Leaky carb

My '04 950 started leaking gas out of the blue when stopped and engine shut off. I assume this is a sticking float bowl. Can this be fixed, maybe, with some strong carb cleaner like 444K, or will...
Forum: Regional forums 05-28-2013, 01:36 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 104,495
Posted By garet55947
[QUOTE=Mac;21509959]Answered a few posts back... ...

[QUOTE=Mac;21509959]Answered a few posts back...

I am really sorry I missed that. Thanks.
Forum: Regional forums 05-28-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 104,495
Posted By garet55947
Do we need to order a shirt by size so that there...

Do we need to order a shirt by size so that there are enough of each size or will we just wing it?
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-22-2013, 01:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,127
Posted By garet55947
Now registered legally in the State of Wisconsin!...

Now registered legally in the State of Wisconsin! :deal :clap
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-20-2013, 06:01 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,127
Posted By garet55947
Eau Claire is 90 miles away. The scrutiny is...

Eau Claire is 90 miles away. The scrutiny is there because I bought it from out of state, if it had a WI title it would slide right through. I am taking the body work off and will take a pic of the...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 04-18-2013, 06:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,127
Posted By garet55947
Wis DMV issue, Fed Cert Label

Tried to register my '04 950 Adv in WI today (MO bike), sent me away to get a pic of the Federal Certification Label to prove that the bike is on-road legal. I believe it is on the frame rail behind...
Forum: Regional forums 03-25-2013, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,202
Views: 104,495
Posted By garet55947
I will be back for the third year. Looking...

I will be back for the third year. Looking forward to improving my limited skills. Please count me IN!
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 12-31-2012, 11:12 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 9,571
Posted By garet55947
Posted by a douche bag seller!

Posted by a douche bag seller!
Forum: Regional forums 06-14-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 193,110
Posted By garet55947
ALL IN! Registration Paid T-Shirt Paid Tent...

ALL IN!
Registration Paid
T-Shirt Paid
Tent spot reserved
Count down on!!!:clap
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2012, 10:19 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,814
Posted By garet55947
Sorry, I failed to mention that it is...

Sorry, I failed to mention that it is accessorized with Leo Vince exhaust, smoke-tinted touring windscreen, Helibar bar risers, tank protector and Throttlemeister cruise control, factory hard...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2012, 08:04 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,814
Posted By garet55947
2007 ST3s For Sale Price Check

A Ducati dealer is offering me a 2007 ST3s, red, with bags, 13,000 miles for $7,900 cash. He has it listed on his floor for $8,995. Originally told me he could not go below $8,495. Is this offer a...
Forum: Regional forums 03-09-2012, 02:35 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 193,110
Posted By garet55947
Cool2 I'm inGot it..... Next update in a couple...

I'm inGot it.....

Next update in a couple of weeks.

If you haven't......reply with a post....."I'm In"


....
Forum: Regional forums 02-10-2012, 12:12 PM
Replies: 2,057
Views: 193,110
Posted By garet55947
Lodging from Red Mountain and futher out, Nr. 2...

Lodging from Red Mountain and futher out, Nr. 2 is closest, 3 is next closest and so on. I will be there again this year, leaving the big GS at home and bringing my six-fiddy, hope to stay upright...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 725
Posted By garet55947
K1200R Wheels on R1200GS?

Will '07 K1200R wheels mount right up to an '07 R1200GS? Thanks.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-05-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,303
Posted By garet55947
Touratech Zega Pro Cases R1200GS

I am considering purchasing a set of Touratech Zega Pro 45L cases, but need to make sure they will fit with a Remus header and Akropovic Ti exhaust. Will this combo work, or do the Zega cases only...
Forum: Road warriors 11-05-2011, 08:38 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 12,295
Posted By garet55947
+1 Best Urban Bike you can get, absolutely...

+1 Best Urban Bike you can get, absolutely phenominal value!! :clap
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2011, 11:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,288
Posted By garet55947
What is a TAT?

I am sorry, been on this forum a long time. I have read a lot of posts where people talk about the TAT, ridet the TAT, etc.. What is the TAT? I assume it is the Trans Alaska Trail. Am I correct?...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-07-2011, 08:09 PM
Replies: 128
Views: 21,194
Posted By garet55947
Easy Ride Mud Hole

I was told by a reliable source the ride would be easy....
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-07-2011, 07:47 PM
Replies: 1,578
Views: 155,620
Posted By garet55947
Made it to my stopover in Nebraska safe and...

Made it to my stopover in Nebraska safe and sound. I had a fantastic time and want to thank Big John and all the volunteers that created a fabulous event. It went above all my expetations. Fantastic...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,578
Views: 155,620
Posted By garet55947
Anyone consider camping at San Louis Valley...

Anyone consider camping at San Louis Valley Campground? It's about 18 miles by road or 23 miles via CR L156 to Saguache.
Forum: Road warriors 06-24-2011, 07:05 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 5,549
Posted By garet55947
Let's see, I had a 2005 MTS 1000S for three years...

Let's see, I had a 2005 MTS 1000S for three years and now have had an '09 1100S for two years and gas tanks on both no issues. What the F are you talking about? I knew there was a venting issue on...
Forum: Equipment 06-19-2011, 06:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,270
Posted By garet55947
Yes the Boulder is a Unisex jacket, so the sizes...

Yes the Boulder is a Unisex jacket, so the sizes need careful scrutiny.
Forum: Road warriors 01-23-2011, 06:40 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 16,506
Posted By garet55947
I absolutely love them both. My past 2 bikes ...

I absolutely love them both. My past 2 bikes (owned together) were an '02 1150GS and an '05 Multi 1000S. My current 2 bikes are an '07 1200GS and an '07 Multi 1100S. Since I buy used and am usually...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2010, 06:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 639
Posted By garet55947
New "Older" R1200GS Purchased

Just purchased a new used 2007 R1200GS. By new I mean it only has 1,250 miles. Purchased by original owner and slightly used, then was faced with health problems so put in storage. Anyway, I have the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2010, 07:47 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,656
Posted By garet55947
WELL I AGREED TO PURCHASE A 2007 WITH LOW MILES...

WELL I AGREED TO PURCHASE A 2007 WITH LOW MILES FROM A VERY NICE CHAP IN OHIO, AND I AM EXTREMLEY HAPPY THIS ONE CAME UP FOR SALE. SO I PASSED ON BOTH THE '05 AND THE '08, FUNNY HOW THINGS WORK OUT....
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2010, 09:56 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,656
Posted By garet55947
Update on this question. Option is an '08 with...

Update on this question. Option is an '08 with 15,000 miles for $12,500 or the '05 <1,000 miles for $8,500. Does this make sense to take the '05 at $4k less now, or still prefer to pay the extra for...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2010, 06:29 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,656
Posted By garet55947
I agree the servo brakes suck I had an '02 for a...

I agree the servo brakes suck I had an '02 for a long time. I did not know the servo brakes carried over to the '05...hmmm. What year did those finally disappear?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-11-2010, 05:59 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 2,656
Posted By garet55947
2005 GS Very Low Miles Vs. 2008 Low Miles

Is the savings of $2500 on a barely used (Like less than 1K) 2007 be worth it vs. spending the extra coin on an '08 with 15K miles? Both bikes in stock form with no ESA. Is the diiference in the 3...
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-11-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,087
Posted By garet55947
Would you say an '09 800GS, with Akro exhaust,...

Would you say an '09 800GS, with Akro exhaust, 1,700 miles, a bunch of hard parts for $8700 is a good buy?
Forum: Road warriors 11-13-2008, 12:18 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,404
Posted By garet55947
I have an '05 MTS with slightly more than 6,000...

I have an '05 MTS with slightly more than 6,000 miles and mine is immaculate. The service work has been done on time every time and I have retained every receipt. Maintenance and upkeep is important...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2008, 12:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 789
Posted By garet55947
I am just now fitting 17" hoops on my TE610 and...

I am just now fitting 17" hoops on my TE610 and plan on fitting them with Avon Distanzias. This will be my "standard" set up for my 70:30 street and dirt riding. I will only fit the dirt wheels back...
Forum: Thumpers 11-11-2008, 12:09 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 12,570
Posted By garet55947
Thumb BIG :thumbup for the TE610!!

BIG :thumbup for the TE610!!
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2008, 01:44 PM
Replies: 26,638
Views: 3,767,471
Posted By garet55947
Ruffus and Lost Rider, thanks! Yep, packaged in...

Ruffus and Lost Rider, thanks! Yep, packaged in with the wheels would have been good. Too bad. Oh well, still looking forward to getting the wheels mounted and hit the streets!
Forum: Thumpers 11-07-2008, 09:47 AM
Replies: 26,638
Views: 3,767,471
Posted By garet55947
Repair manual, where to get one?

I checked Clymers, Haynes, Chiltons, etc. and no one has a repair manual for the TE610. Those really came in handy over the years that I have owned bikes. Is there a good quality repair manual...
Forum: Thumpers 11-05-2008, 03:00 PM
Replies: 26,638
Views: 3,767,471
Posted By garet55947
Axle diameter

What is the axle diameter of the '07 TE610? Is the SM610 the same? Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 11-03-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 26,638
Views: 3,767,471
Posted By garet55947
OK, so get the TE rotors, they need to be drilled...

OK, so get the TE rotors, they need to be drilled out slightly right for the mounting bolts? Anything else I need to be concerned with using TE rotors on the SM wheels? How about the hubs, is that a...
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