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Forum: GS Boxers 08-19-2014, 12:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 617
Posted By Hubbman
Rough Idle...

So I had a rough idle issue that was bothering me. My 2011 GS has just about 12,000 miles on it, so I thought perhaps it was time to swap out the plugs.

So I went ahead and changed them out,...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-19-2014, 11:52 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,145
Posted By Hubbman
Re:Starter Motor

Interesting, I'll give that a try.

To the poster who said he swapped out the battery and it fixed the problem.. I already swapped the battery out as a first pass at fixing this issue.

The...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,269
Posted By Hubbman
I second THAT!

I also have the Shuberth C3 Pro and its the finest helmet I own. I also have a Bell Star Carbon and An Arai XD3.. I almost always grab the C3 when its time to ride, especially if the ride is longer...
Forum: Equipment 08-15-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,629
Posted By Hubbman
The Best..

Yeah, I know, but I did say the best... not the cheapest. I'm telling ya, I've had all sorts of base layers for both motorcycles and bicycles and these Craft products simply rule!

Super soft and...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,145
Posted By Hubbman
Starter lag? Anyone else?

Does anyone else have a newer model (2011) GS that has starter lag? In other words, you turn the key, wait for the system check to complete (triangle goes away), you press the starter button.....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2014, 11:07 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 8,027
Posted By Hubbman
Remus and Akra combo

I have the Akra headers and the Remus Hexicone. Very happy with this combo!
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2014, 10:54 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 767,959
Posted By Hubbman
Alright then....

Okay, I get that the cable fits the bill, but how about at least stashing the cable instead of hanging off the bike?

Ah screw it..... I don't care... Not my bike.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,207
Posted By Hubbman
2011 GS Compatibility?

Will the new wifi version work with the 2011 GS?

The website isn't clear...

http://beemershop.com/Merchant5/merchant.mvc?Store_Code=BS&Screen=PROD&Product_Code=GS911wIfI
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 10,013
Posted By Hubbman
Its not a 250 Honda!

Well, this thread just highlights why most people don't take this beast on gnarly back country rides with terrain more suited to a more nimble (lighter) bike. The GS is an awesome bike, but lets...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 767,959
Posted By Hubbman
Not pretty....

This "farkle" makes me sad... WHY would you hang that POS off such a nice bike?? Walmart+R1200GS= fail.

Sorry,... I know its harsh.. but its for your own good....
Forum: Equipment 08-01-2014, 12:47 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,629
Posted By Hubbman
Check Out Craft!

Alright, this is my secret weapon for the best base layer you can put under a jacket

Go to the Craft site. They make base layers for Cycling, running, cross country skiing, etc.. They make the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,661
Posted By Hubbman
Exactly!

Exactly, the strip down the middle is VERY similar to the Heidenau K60 Scout, and people all over the place LOVE that tire! I think this tire will be a huge hit with the GS riders. Especially with...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 767,959
Posted By Hubbman
These pegs might work...

http://www.advdesigns.com/highwaypegs1.html
Forum: GS Boxers 07-30-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 20,661
Posted By Hubbman
Nice!

I'm thinking TKC 80 in front, TKC 70 on the rear!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,029
Posted By Hubbman
Neither...

Forget the lumpy mess...

Good quality cycling shorts under my quality pants.
Forum: Equipment 07-21-2014, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,212
Posted By Hubbman
No Difference....

I have a Hexicone on my 2011 R1200GS and I pulled the baffle to see if I could detect any difference at all... I did not notice anything beyond a different sound, and not necessarily a better sound....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,590
Posted By Hubbman
Thanks!

Then that is what I shall do.....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,590
Posted By Hubbman
200ml???

Hey JVB, just want to confirm that its okay to go with 200ml in a 2011 GS FD?

I'm about to swap mine out at 12K (also did it at 600mi) and would like to make sure its filled to the max allowed...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4,880
Views: 767,959
Posted By Hubbman
Wait a minute.. TT makes passenger pegs??? ...

Wait a minute.. TT makes passenger pegs??? Please post a link! Ive been searching for a suitable replacement for the god awful stock pegs!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-15-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Hubbman
Images to help with new button install...

10 Attachments
Preview attachment Button...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-15-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
Pics of connection point?

Not that I've ever gone against JVB (and Im not now), I wonder if you have any pics of where you connected to the running light wire? Im just curious, becuase that seems like it might be a shorter...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
I gotta better solution!

Just read this response and i had to share a very helpful solution (hack) which I just used on the back of my Fuzeblocks.

Instead of using a spray on solution, I stongly recommend investing in a...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 09:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Hubbman
Thank you!

HA! That forum thread was exactly what I needed!

Once you know where you're going its a pretty east swap!


Thank you for sharing!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2014, 11:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 600
Posted By Hubbman
Starter Button relacement help?

Has anyone here had to replace their starter button on their late model (2011) R1200GS???

And if so, how the hell did you do it??? I took the back plate off the right side controls, and it looks...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 02:59 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
It FITS!

Just went home for lunch and check out the situation with that space under the forward portion of the saddle. lo and behold, it fits!

Thanks for pointing that out, its actually a great location...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 10:30 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
Interesting

Hmmm, that's interesting!

Just wondering, what year is your GS? Mine is a 2011, so I wonder if there's a difference in space between our bikes? I sure hope not!

Thanks!
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
Seat Bar Clearance?

I dont think I could pull that off because the front seat support bar goes right through that area. I did look at that space (it was where the owners manual was supposed to be stored), but the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 12:20 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,134
Posted By Hubbman
No room for Fuzeblocks!

Alright, I have a need for a Fuzeblocks device, but I've got no spare space under the saddle.

Has anyone out there found an alternate location to mount one of these ( or any other brand) on their...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2014, 09:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
Shorai Battery Installed, Lag Seems to be Gone!

Alright, I went ahead and bit the bullet and purchased a Shorai battery for my GS.

Holy crap this thing is light... like, my bike is lighter light! I saved about 9lbs over the old battery.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
I hear nothing....

Nope, nada, zilch! That's what freaks me out, it's like, press the starter.... Nothing.... Wait... Try again... Nothing.... Try again... Vroom! I'm gonna try the battery first and see if that...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 572
Posted By Hubbman
Lighting question...

Alright, I just added an additional light to my GS powered by a separate switch. The problem is, I can turn the light on without the bike powered on.

I see a dead battery in my immediate future.....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
This is the battery im talking about...

To me this seems like a good way to go, I would love to hear your thoughts, given the fact that you seem to know what your talking about!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0CAtXS6ZGQ
Forum: GS Boxers 07-07-2014, 10:34 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
Shorai Batteries?

Has anyone here had positive experiences with Shorai batteries? My understanding is that they are considerably lighter than stock and last twice as long... they also cost twice as much, but I'm...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 05:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
Still Canbus compatible?

Alright, that's great, will this battery allow me to continue charging with my Optimate4 via the Canbus connection?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
Battery Maintenance

Thank you for the replies to my question.

As far as the battery maintenance goes I'm very good about connecting my Optimate4 tender to my bike via canbus connector when I'm done riding. However...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-05-2014, 10:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,333
Posted By Hubbman
2011 GS Starter Lag???

Hey guys,

This week my GS has been doing a strange thing.

I power up the bike, wait for the bike to cycle through its system check, and them I attempt to start it up.... Nothing.. I try...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-27-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Hubbman
Where did you get this intel???

Just wondering where you found this info? I need to get the inside diameter of the hose too...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-27-2014, 02:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,640
Posted By Hubbman
New Insurance Policy

As an FYI, I just updated my insurance and they would only insure my bike for replacement value, plus an additional 7,500 for extras..

I'm guessing this will just about cover me... maybe....
Forum: GS Boxers 06-27-2014, 10:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 668
Posted By Hubbman
Technical Name for a particular hose???

Hello GS'ers,

Okay, question that I cant seem to get conformation on.

What is the technical name for the hose that runs from the bottom of the rear brake reservoir to the rear brake master...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-15-2014, 09:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 673
Posted By Hubbman
What?

Anyone got the real answer? Or maybe there isn't one???
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