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Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-16-2014, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1,013
Views: 269,010
Posted By semaja2
Can someone send me this email? Id love the new...

Can someone send me this email? Id love the new unit
Forum: Australia 12-14-2014, 05:34 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,867
Posted By semaja2
Question Tasmania - What to see?

Hi Guys,

Me and my buddy are planning to travel to the little old island that is Tasmania at the end of February 2015, we have about 10 days down there which we hope to be more then enough to...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2014, 03:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 332
Posted By semaja2
Installing rear pannier?

Hi Guys,

I recently just purchased a second hair rear pannier and have a few questions...


Would you recommend buying the back seat padding? I do have a pillion sometimes but not sure if it...
Forum: Australia 07-25-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 624
Posted By semaja2
Canberra area camping spots

Hi Guys,

I am currently travelling along the east cost and planning on leaving Melbourne tomorrow heading to Canberra, does anyone have any suggestions on some nice camping grounds or parks to...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By semaja2
Hi Guys, Just thought I would post an...

Hi Guys,

Just thought I would post an update, changed the oil, about 180ml came out (wasnt the best measuring cup but looked correct)

Oil was about the right colour, no metal parts, bit of...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By semaja2
I assume the dust seal is the black ring? Is...

I assume the dust seal is the black ring? Is there any instructions to removing it or just get a screw driver and pry it off?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 847
Posted By semaja2
Eh? FD Oil Leaking?

Hi Everybody!

Now I know this probably comes up alot, but given how often the final drive fails due to oil leaks etc, I thought I would just double check with some fellow inmates.

Recently I...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
I have the stock GSA head protectors on, I am...

I have the stock GSA head protectors on, I am just waiting for some money so I can get the oil change done :)
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2013, 06:45 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
I am still looking for the new oil for my bike...

I am still looking for the new oil for my bike but might be hard to find, however how did you remove the oil cooler as it looks like it's crimped down and the crimps are in hard to reach places?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
Sorry the oil currently in use is Castrol GTX...

Sorry the oil currently in use is Castrol GTX 20W-50, but I am not too sure if its Syn/Min/etc

http://productsforyou.castrol.com.au/product/CASTROL-GTX-20W-50/55
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
Ok guys managed to do some more testing on the...

Ok guys managed to do some more testing on the bike, now I do know that running the bike in a shed with fans on it is no real test but I am trying to simulate peak hour traffic were I will be stuck...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2013, 05:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
Sorry I forgot to mention it is a R1200GSA 2008,...

Sorry I forgot to mention it is a R1200GSA 2008, it does also have a AdvDesign oil cooler guard but I highly doubt that prevents the required air flow

I understand the bike runs hot but does seem...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-17-2013, 04:23 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,171
Posted By semaja2
Overheating issues...again

Hi Everyone,

So I just returned from a 4,000KM journey of about 70% tarmaq and 30% dirt, during the journey the bikes temperature was about normal (2 bars from the over heating line) and we were...
Forum: Australia 08-29-2013, 10:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By semaja2
Thanks everyone for the input, looks like I'll be...

Thanks everyone for the input, looks like I'll be in for a blast!
Forum: Australia 08-29-2013, 12:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 673
Posted By semaja2
Central Australia Trip

Hi Guys,

I will be heading up on a 14 day adventure through Central Australia this saturday, was wondering if anyone has been through the following roads or knows what the conditions (recently...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2013, 07:06 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 516
Posted By semaja2
Service woes

I just did my second service on my R1200GSA and changed the Engine Oil with Filter, Transmission Oil and the Final Drive oil along with lubing the splines

However I have 2 issues that I am not...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2013, 06:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 926
Posted By semaja2
I indeed on doing that as well, is the bleed...

I indeed on doing that as well, is the bleed similar or any guides on how?
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2013, 06:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 926
Posted By semaja2
Thanks JvB it was interesting because I got the...

Thanks JvB it was interesting because I got the idea of the funnel from your DVD, wasn't aware the 08 GSA (with ABS) model was different :)
Forum: GS Boxers 04-18-2013, 06:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 926
Posted By semaja2
Oils and Brake Bleeding

Hi Guys,

Not sure where I should post this since its Australia specific in some ways...

I am going to do a complete maintenance on my bike (Oils, Sparks, Filters, etc) I have ordered all the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-11-2013, 05:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,118
Posted By semaja2
So wheres the easiest place to get a Stebel horn...

So wheres the easiest place to get a Stebel horn with the relay etc, and how much do they set you back? the BMW stock one is around $40-50USD :O

If anyone has a stock BMW one they don't want let...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2013, 02:46 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,134
Posted By semaja2
I don't use it too much but I am glad to own one,...

I don't use it too much but I am glad to own one, in all the trips that I do I know when my bike breaks down its going to be electrical based and the GS911 will help me get the fault codes and get...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2013, 12:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,118
Posted By semaja2
Sorry I missed that, there is no customisation of...

Sorry I missed that, there is no customisation of that sort on my bike.

I did some troubleshooting today, the GS911 reported the horn had a open circuit, I used a multimeter and confirmed 12v was...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2013, 03:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,118
Posted By semaja2
I wasn't aware of any fuses in the R1200 2008...

I wasn't aware of any fuses in the R1200 2008 model, my understanding was they are all electronic circuit breakers which are reset when the bikes power is cycled

Maybe the circuit breaker it's...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2013, 01:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,118
Posted By semaja2
Horn not working

Hi Guys,

I noticed it on my last trip that the horn had stopped working mid trip...

This was great fun trying to shoo kangaroos off the road :(

What should I be looking for and what's most...
Forum: Australia 01-27-2013, 12:31 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,776
Posted By semaja2
Riding the highway is boring, been there done...

Riding the highway is boring, been there done that and it took 3 days to get from Uluru to home so more like 4-5 days, on a already time restricted trip

Plus we want to ride the gahn supposably...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2013, 11:37 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,776
Posted By semaja2
Damn... Makes sense but sucks :( so looks to be...

Damn... Makes sense but sucks :( so looks to be option 2... Bike courier...

Anyone know a good one that can hold it securely until we arrive?
Forum: Australia 01-26-2013, 09:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,776
Posted By semaja2
Unfortunately those car wagons are only good for...

Unfortunately those car wagons are only good for cars, and from their website http://www.greatsouthernrail.com.au/site/the_ghan/taking_your_car.jsp it doesn't mention Motorbikes :(

I might have to...
Forum: Australia 01-26-2013, 07:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,776
Posted By semaja2
Catching the Gahn up to Darwin, with the bike?

Hi Everyone,

Me and my mate are starting to plan our adventure for the middle of this year and want to catch the gahn up to Darwin from Adelaide and start our trip from Darwin on the bikes.
...
Forum: Australia 11-24-2012, 10:56 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
Just thought I would update everybody, I picked...

Just thought I would update everybody, I picked up the Losi 2P and then realised something I should of thought about...

The Losi 2P has very long pole segments, so much so they won't fit in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By semaja2
I would love to get one of those, I am planning...

I would love to get one of those, I am planning on doing some GS911 logging this afternoon on the ride home to graph the temperatures etc

However I am fairly confident it is actually getting hot...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2012, 04:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By semaja2
R1200GSA 2008 Overheating Issues

Hi Guys,

I am a bit concerned about my bike and its apparent "overheating" issue I am seeing, this morning I drove from home to work in 27c with a nice occasional cool breeze, about 15 minutes...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2012, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By semaja2
Thanks for the advice but in the state the bike...

Thanks for the advice but in the state the bike is currently in I would rather risk it then take as is, the trip will only be for about 2,000KM on road, and I will probably ride a few hundred before...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By semaja2
Being in Australia and leaving for a trip in 2...

Being in Australia and leaving for a trip in 2 weeks was hoping for the part numbers etc so I can order locally but I will check them out and maybe work out what to order :)
Forum: GS Boxers 11-16-2012, 04:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 532
Posted By semaja2
R1200 GSA '08 Service

Hey guys,

I am looking at doing my first service on my bike, I have watched the JVB videos and my dad said it all looks relatively easy :)

However I was wondering if someone had a check list of...
Forum: Australia 11-16-2012, 04:32 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
I have ordered the Nemo Losi 2P with the foot...

I have ordered the Nemo Losi 2P with the foot print and gear loft, the gear loft was one of the best features I have to say :p

Decided against the Mont Firefly because I won't be that close to...
Forum: Australia 11-09-2012, 03:58 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
I've been told leaving the air vents open and the...

I've been told leaving the air vents open and the side doors open (leaving just a light mesh cover) will provide ample cooling, but I was also looking for a tent that will work well in -5 degrees and...
Forum: Australia 11-09-2012, 03:42 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
I went to look at tents today and I am leaning...

I went to look at tents today and I am leaning towards a Mont Firefly... except its brand new an ridiculously over priced!

http://www.soc.com.au/products/45985/11498500

The way I see it however...
Forum: Australia 11-08-2012, 04:43 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
Now that's genius!! Screw my idea ill just get...

Now that's genius!! Screw my idea ill just get that and put it on the back! :p I would be a bit worried that my bike would melt the tent if I set it up after a long day of riding :p
Forum: GS Boxers 11-08-2012, 04:28 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,613
Posted By semaja2
If you end up scrapping it ill take the rear ESA...

If you end up scrapping it ill take the rear ESA shock if its still good ;) however seems like you got a handful of fun for the next coming months :)
Forum: Australia 11-08-2012, 04:14 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 17,298
Posted By semaja2
I actually have a cheap 1P tent from Hi-Country...

I actually have a cheap 1P tent from Hi-Country that cost me $80 and I bought it quickly as I was flying to Sydney to pick my bike up, it's served me well over the last year but it is a bit small...
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