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Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,887
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Online TTX for me :eek1

Online TTX for me :eek1
Forum: West – California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 03-04-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 735
Posted By Shred Head Fred
jed smith dirt verion trail

Is there a motorcycle trail through the Ave of Giants? Please post more info.

Thanks
Forum: Old's Cool 02-06-2014, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,342
Posted By Shred Head Fred
My father use to say.....

"Son if it's worth doing you might as well be the best!" :rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-05-2014, 12:38 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 7,766
Posted By Shred Head Fred
[QUOTE=danman;23253945] But...the absolute...

[QUOTE=danman;23253945]

But...the absolute best earphones that I am using are the Bose 20i noise canceling earphones...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-24-2014, 12:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,844
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Thumb Clearwater Lights

I purchased a set of Krista's from an inmate earlier this year. The harness was not what I had expected, but that was my fault. Called CWL after hours and got the owner. He was very help full. They...
Forum: Ride reports 01-23-2014, 12:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,797
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Go man go!

I just finished a similar trip, PDX to La Paz, BC and back. I slabbed it to Grant's Pass then to the coast highway. Funny thing MT Shasta was not near the coast. Did you make a wrong turn? Northern...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-22-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,063
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Bigger is Better

Just got back from 2 week trip from Portland, Oregon to La Paz, BC and back. I ride a '07 GSA ADV and I love it. I can't recall exactly but I think I said "I love the range of this pig" at least a...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,335
Posted By Shred Head Fred
BMW out Shady Products in

I came across custom fit cover for my 1200 Adventurer. It real small and lite. About the size of a small water bottle. UV and water resistant, it ain't theft resistant. I wanted something to hide the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 10-03-2013, 12:32 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 31,619
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Laugh Off the Fence

Got all the other none essential stuff like work out of the way..tonight I'll focus on the scooter. Heading out early tomorrow and hope to be making tracks by noon. Thanks for the open door, put me...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,146
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Bypass cable on order

Thanks,

Jim
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,146
Posted By Shred Head Fred
'07 Brother

Sounds like a good spare part to have on board. I also have an '07 GSA Adventurer, could you post the P/N? :deal Couldn't find it on MAX fische.

Much thanks in advance.

C :slurpheers
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-30-2013, 12:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,575
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Come again?

What's a LEO? :huh The Urban dictionary didn't even have a good answer.:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 09-27-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,841
Posted By Shred Head Fred
I have to agree on this one, from what I've seen...

I have to agree on this one, from what I've seen the bearing is isolated.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-26-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,841
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Hey Jim, I've followed your suggestions over the...

Hey Jim, I've followed your suggestions over the past couple of years and gathered much knowledge. Much appreciated. I have two sets of rims with TKC's and Tourances mounted and I get a similar humm...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 6,841
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Bluhduh I got a feeling

I have an '07 with 25k that has simlar issues. Everyone that I've consulted says no problem, but when I load it up for a trip and ride I get a humm and as I role into a corner it gets louder. Fluids...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-10-2013, 02:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,611
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Alyx is my Goto guy

I had the privilege of riding sweep with Alyx on the Hoh Rainforest Ride in August. In the evening he supported any rider that had questions or problems with their bike at no charge. Very laid back,...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-09-2013, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Can you wait till December?

I got plans to head down to Cabo in December when work shuts down. Sounds like a great trip, have fun! :eek1
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-06-2013, 12:36 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Thumb Portland to Hoh Rainforest Alt Rider Rally

Just wondering if anyone is heading out from Portland to the Alt Rider rally on the weekend of the August 16th. My plan is to head out early Friday morning in the costal direction and arrive at the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2013, 03:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 623
Posted By Shred Head Fred
New to market this month

BOSE is coming out with Noise Canceling ear plugs that are suppose to be in stores tis month, $300. I tested the at the store and they sounded good wbut not sure how they will fit for the long haul.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-01-2013, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 453
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Camping in Hood River

I live in southeast Portland or to be more exact Oregon City. I frequent the Gorge during the 4th holiday in fact I might be there this weekend if we get some wind for windsurfing. It's only another...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-25-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 828
Views: 55,845
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Bummer

I was on my way home taking the road less traveled and came apon the "Incident Response" vehicles. The bike was on the wrecker and the road crew was sweeping up the debris. He was heading in the...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 06-20-2013, 09:30 AM
Replies: 828
Views: 55,845
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Least but not Last!

I'm in. Been lurkin for weeks now, but couldn't commit because had to hang with my elderly folks that were visiting. Their plans changed and so have mine:clap Packing after work and heading out in...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-26-2013, 12:16 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,231
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Also looking for new Peeps

I scheduled some vacation time around Labor Day weekend to do the WABDR. Unfortunately the I haven't got anyone to ride with yet. It would be great to hook up with a small group of able bodied...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-18-2013, 12:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,335
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Just a little bit more

I don't have millions of miles on my rides even if you added all my miles together for life, but I have run out of fuel on my GSA. Last year on my trip to the Canadian Rockies I ended up 7 miles...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-15-2013, 12:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,558
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Rear Entry Preference

When on the side of the road and need a quicky, the backdoor is available without undressing. I been riding with "brand X" for a year and the backdoor comes with a rubber...gasket.:rofl
I also like...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2013, 12:23 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,615
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Say what?

What the hell are you buying...I bought a new set of TTX's for my '07 Adv for $1938 (non ESA) I would reccommend the neoprene covers also for $:wink:70.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-25-2013, 06:40 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,649
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Wink Don't get into the rut

After the first "super slab" run to Starbutts buy the over priced freeze dry version of the "gag me" version of your choice and you won't have to return. I'm good my wife keeps them close at hand for...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2013, 02:53 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,095
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Update

Got my Ohlin’s installed but not without a few setbacks. This upgrade was for my '07 GSA 1200 Adventurer which I purchased used with 3600 miles. The previous owner was a big guy and replaced the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-18-2013, 01:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,125
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Knob upate

The previous owner of my '07 GS decided to modify the knobs and now I have frequent loosening of the windshield. I was at the fische page for MAX BMW and saw an updated kit with longer handels. The...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-10-2013, 02:57 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 4,095
Posted By Shred Head Fred
+1 Ohlins

I just got new TTX setup for my '07 GSA ADV and I'm in the process of installing. It's been a bit more work than I had expected, but hope to be up and running over the weekend. I want to give Dan at...
Forum: Vendors 12-26-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 9,719
Posted By Shred Head Fred
'07 GSA 1200 ADV Options

Hi Dan,

I'm currently running what I bought from previous owner. Elka front with stock rear. I'm 175 lbs w/o gear. I ride on and off highway with camping gear. What are the options for my ride. I...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-10-2012, 12:09 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,664
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Tranny additives

I've heard more than one inmate talk about adding Moly to the tranny. How much are we talking about? Is there a downside? I would like to do anything to make the tranny shift even smoother.:eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 561
Posted By Shred Head Fred
What's your diagnosis?

My 07 GSA1200 has been down for about a month maybe more so I could do some mods that I have been planning for the last year. During that time I had the tank sitting on the floor with about a gallon...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2012, 03:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,097
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Yep!

I had the same problem, but I forced it on because I wasn't gonna hassle the return. But now that I know its a possible production problem they should replace it free of charge. That baby wasn't...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-04-2012, 12:22 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,745
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Ditto

I got the same cover as Hardpacker and been known to suck down a few of the same barley pops! :freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 05-24-2012, 09:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,973
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Cdi

Just bought the 1501MRMH 20 2.8 to15.3 nm wrench and should get tommorrow. $233 at distributor $121 shipped eBay.:thumbup At the right price I can afford good tools.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,029
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Thumb Thanks!

I appreciate all the feedback and suggestion. I just ordered the Clearwater product and will install immediately since the tank is off to do other electrical work. In the near future I will also...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2012, 07:57 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,029
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Voltage Indicator Lights ?

I'm in th process of wiring my bike with outlets,powered thakbag, GPS, heated clothing, lights, the works. Is there any value adding a voltage indicator? I've seem a few real discreat single LED...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,876
Posted By Shred Head Fred
Question A little help please.

Hi Lennie, I have an '07 GSA Advent. What is the price difference of the 1st's and 2nd's. Why wouldn't I want the 2nd's. Are there cosmetic issues or something more critical. Where can I place an...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2011, 09:17 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,122
Posted By Shred Head Fred
That's the switch. I'll go home this...

That's the switch.

I'll go home this evening to hook up to the battery and check which is the LED. Was I premature in cutting off the plug or could I have purchased the mating plug?
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