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Forum: GS Boxers Today, 05:01 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 55
Posted By deacon51
I have been running one all winter and haven't...

I have been running one all winter and haven't noticed any measurable difference in performance. I have gained about 2 MPG since I installed the booster plug (From 42 MPG on average to 44 MPG), but...
Forum: GS Boxers Today, 03:44 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 425,428
Posted By deacon51
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-fBmoIZprJNE/U1G...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-fBmoIZprJNE/U1GQPobhocI/AAAAAAAAHmk/MH4kkgbRNnk/w1303-h863-no/BMW_WV.jpg

My 17 year old son and I took a quick trip into West Virginia.
He's on a Ninja 650r...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-07-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,363
Posted By deacon51
Are we confirmed for the 27th? If so, I'm in......

Are we confirmed for the 27th?
If so, I'm in... ish.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2014, 03:56 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 4,471
Posted By deacon51
I have a early 2014 GSW... I love it. I got it...

I have a early 2014 GSW... I love it. I got it in October of 2013 and have already put 5000 miles on it. Not a for 5 months of ownership, the this past winter has been rough. I love the bike, I...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-03-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,276
Posted By deacon51
I have never owned a bike with a dry clutch. I...

I have never owned a bike with a dry clutch. I think a wet clutch is the way t go. And I understand that with that you have some clutch drag. My issue seems to be with the way the friction zone...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,276
Posted By deacon51
I have 5000 miles on my GSW... The clutch /...

I have 5000 miles on my GSW...
The clutch / shifting on this thing is sub par, I'm not a fan at all. Not so bad that I don't like the bike, but it's a source of minor disappointment.

The...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
Okay... drawing to much current, needs a relay......

Okay... drawing to much current, needs a relay...

I bought this horn because it isn't suppose to need a relay... I'm starting to have a significant amount of time and money invested on this $15...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-31-2014, 12:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
So it stopped snowing... riding in to work today...

So it stopped snowing... riding in to work today I decided to give a good test blow. After about half a second the horn failed. I cycled the key and received the same result, a half second of sound...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 402
Views: 53,196
Posted By deacon51
SW-Motech (Lower) crash bars review. After...

SW-Motech (Lower) crash bars review.
After debating with myself and following this thread for months I was still undecided on which product would be the best for me. I was pretty much sold on one...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-30-2014, 08:41 AM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 425,428
Posted By deacon51
I have a nice DSLR camera... I have taken a...

I have a nice DSLR camera...
I have taken a couple of photography classes...
I bought Photoshop for my computer...
I can never make myself stop to take the damn photograph... I'm having way to...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1,508
Views: 136,947
Posted By deacon51
You can avoid an area. Settings >...

You can avoid an area.

Settings > Navigation > Custom Avoidances > Add Avoid Area

Of course it would be a PITA to draw a box over every metro area in N. America, but for me I hate the DC...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
Well the install was as easy as could be. Horn...

Well the install was as easy as could be. Horn sounds nice in the garage. Now, if it will stop snowing I'll give it a try on the road.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 2,595
Views: 803,351
Posted By deacon51
I need to do something; I spend most of my time...

I need to do something; I spend most of my time commuting. To even get to a place with dirt roads is almost two hours away. I love to explore dirt and gravel roads almost as much as I love blasting...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 2,595
Views: 803,351
Posted By deacon51
What tires are you running. The trail attacks I...

What tires are you running. The trail attacks I have are great on the road, pretty good on anything hard, total crap on anything not brick hard.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 277,881
Posted By deacon51
I feel the same way... every time I add something...

I feel the same way... every time I add something to the bike there's another tool I need when I work on it.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2014, 01:59 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
Nice find, I stoped by Bob's and they had the...

Nice find, I stoped by Bob's and they had the $3.00 connector for $21 after tax. I thought real hard about what I wanted to do... vampire tap, VonHelm it, or search the internet for a non-bmw...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
Von Helm, that is some outstanding...

Von Helm, that is some outstanding workmanship!<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p></o:p>
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
I don't want to cut this connector. If it had...

I don't want to cut this connector. If it had more slack, I would cut it but I don't think I have the room to ever get it back. I'm going to look for a female to mate this too.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,126
Posted By deacon51
Fiamm Freeway Blaster on GSW

So, has anyone installed a Fiamm Freeway Blaster?
If so, how did you wire it up?
I don't want to cut the stock horn connector, can anyone help me find a connector to mate to the stock wiring...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-19-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 7,894
Views: 1,585,271
Posted By deacon51
I got asked this at a party over the past...

I got asked this at a party over the past weekend...

"What's the new BWM with the 2000cc v-6 called?" The guy was talking about how bad he wanted to get one.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2014, 03:02 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,244
Posted By deacon51
My riding buddy (2013 Explorer) has often...

My riding buddy (2013 Explorer) has often mentions the fact that I can open a water bottle, flip up my face shield and take a drink at 80 MPH.

I'm 5'10 with a 32 inch inseam, stock windshield.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2014, 05:36 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 277,881
Posted By deacon51
They don't have it yet, at least not on the web...

They don't have it yet, at least not on the web site. It's in the new catalog.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-11-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 277,881
Posted By deacon51
Okay, where do I send my money for this... ...

Okay, where do I send my money for this...
http://www.sw-motech.com/swmotech2010/tl_files/sw_motech/Galerien/News/sw-bc_seat-rack.jpg

From
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-10-2014, 08:28 PM
Replies: 7,894
Views: 1,585,271
Posted By deacon51
If one more person ask me "When are you going to...

If one more person ask me "When are you going to get a Harley?" I may lose my cool.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2014, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,838
Views: 425,428
Posted By deacon51
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-0mubnnGTCNs/Uxu...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-0mubnnGTCNs/UxuMPufdP0I/AAAAAAAAHHE/zfbzHXx1IZU/w1556-h875-no/CAM00118.jpg

Here you go!
Forum: GS Boxers 03-04-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 2,042
Views: 229,477
Posted By deacon51
TA2 on spoke wheels here on a 2014. 4000 miles in...

TA2 on spoke wheels here on a 2014. 4000 miles in and no issue with any head shack at all. And with the cruse control I have had both hangs off the bars at about every speed between 15 and 90 MPH.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-02-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 2,042
Views: 229,477
Posted By deacon51
My early '14 had the fuel cap fall apart, but I...

My early '14 had the fuel cap fall apart, but I never had any odor of gas or sign of a leak.

Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 03-01-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 571
Posted By deacon51
After they cut on my knee the Dr. said to take it...

After they cut on my knee the Dr. said to take it easy and that I could ride as soon as I felt up to it. When I was able to climb the stares two at a time, I assumed that was good enough.
I...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-27-2014, 07:02 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 50,478
Posted By deacon51
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-ShrhCZoH1Jg/Uw_...

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-ShrhCZoH1Jg/Uw_7z3t35cI/AAAAAAAAHAY/VJsxvqQKgYk/w684-h513-no/Mom+and+Dad_Small.jpg

My mom and dad sometime before me. '69-'70 maybe, maybe '68
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-25-2014, 06:21 PM
Replies: 7,894
Views: 1,585,271
Posted By deacon51
"Is that a BMW?" It's not so bad now that...

"Is that a BMW?"

It's not so bad now that I'm on the GS, but when I was on the FJR it was a little annoying.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-17-2014, 08:18 AM
Replies: 3,720
Views: 498,294
Posted By deacon51
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Qt2F2a452Gw/UwI...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Qt2F2a452Gw/UwI1Qlo1uTI/AAAAAAAAG8M/gZD1tcLCHaA/w725-h480-no/Utica+Mills+Covered+bridge+%2528Small%2529.jpg

Utica Mills Covered Bridge, it's on the Frederick...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-10-2014, 02:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,551
Posted By deacon51
Your story and mine are mirriors, excpt I never...

Your story and mine are mirriors, excpt I never made it out west. I got stationed in Maryland in 1999... almost made it on in '08 but I went from having $100k in home equity to $100k underwater. ...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-10-2014, 01:37 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 4,320
Posted By deacon51
Jewelry of equal value... Buy a $5,000...

Jewelry of equal value...

Buy a $5,000 bike, buy a $5,000 rock to give her.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2014, 01:20 PM
Replies: 2,042
Views: 229,477
Posted By deacon51
Yes, please share on that clutch issue. My bike...

Yes, please share on that clutch issue.
My bike is a bear to shift at high RPM, it's like the clutch will not disengage when the tach is north of 7500/8000 RPM.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-09-2014, 11:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,442
Posted By deacon51
You know, before world war two, public...

You know, before world war two, public transportation was very common. After world war two, the United States built the interstate system and pulled up the trolley lines that covered most city...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,234
Posted By deacon51
In my experience, the fins are easy to bend and...

In my experience, the fins are easy to bend and the tubs easy to rupture. Hell, even my FJR had a factory cover to protect the radiator.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2014, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2,030
Views: 277,881
Posted By deacon51
That's the SW-Motech Guards.

That's the SW-Motech Guards.
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-06-2014, 08:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,136
Posted By deacon51
Yeah, well I want to be in control of his first...

Yeah, well I want to be in control of his first street bike.
If I tell him he has to save and buy his own he's going to come home with some POS ragged out CBGSXR6SSS he finds on the internet.
...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-06-2014, 08:03 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,136
Posted By deacon51
Insurance Question

Sooooo..... I'm thinking of getting my 17 year old son a Street bike. I'm thinking a SV650, Ninja 650, FZ6 or GSX650F. If I buy and title the bike in my name, and allow my son to ride, would...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-06-2014, 07:13 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,234
Posted By deacon51
This is my first BMW, my first ADV Bike, and...

This is my first BMW, my first ADV Bike, and maybe I don't know the market, but to me, it's unacceptable to not have any protection on these radiators. I also don't understand why anyone would need...
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