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Forum: Parallel Universe 05-01-2014, 05:37 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 829
Posted By Jotaga
Thumb F800GS tricks.

Just discovered a Trick to turn off the low beam (always on on my model).

Turn on the ignition.
Wait for the auto check.
Press and hold the canceling turn signal button for 5sec.
Press and hold...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-27-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,411
Posted By Jotaga
No dynabeads. Just knew about them now... Will...

No dynabeads. Just knew about them now... Will check what they are...

Man... If I saw the oil we would not be having this conversation... :deal
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-27-2014, 07:07 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,411
Posted By Jotaga
So... Summarizing: I was lucky to not get...

So... Summarizing:

I was lucky to not get hurt. In fact, it was a nice and hard stomp on the ground, and not a sliding foot (rubber on the soles, and not a gentle approach to the Tarmac)

I must...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 02-26-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,411
Posted By Jotaga
Eek Almost low sided. Oil. Saved with my foot. Was I right?

Here.
http://goo.gl/maps/ZaYSq
Going at 80km/h on a open right turn on the middle lane of a four lane express way.
Rode over some oil on the middle of the turn and the rear wheel washed out,...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-03-2013, 09:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 631
Posted By Jotaga
Thanks Don! Feeling more confident now... Still a...

Thanks Don! Feeling more confident now... Still a little bit scared, but going toward my own interpretation on the subject... Going to sleep now... Lets see if some new thoughts appear...
Forum: Some Assembly Required 05-03-2013, 06:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 631
Posted By Jotaga
Question Noob question. F8GS Battery replacement. Loose the computer data or fry the circuit?

Tried to find the answer but didn't got it.

I am going to change the battery on my F800GS. I did not want to loose the data/date on the computer and get the service warnings...

Thought about...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-16-2012, 03:29 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 223,317
Posted By Jotaga
Many thanks NotAllWhoWanderRLost! I got answers...

Many thanks NotAllWhoWanderRLost! I got answers on a specific thread I started about it, but thanks for your response!!
:beer
Forum: Equipment 11-07-2012, 03:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,490
Posted By Jotaga
Thumb Great guess!!

You nailed it, going south! :clap:clap:clap

Came back to google with your guess and just found this... (where is also possible to see a closer image)
...
Forum: Equipment 11-07-2012, 01:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,490
Posted By Jotaga
Question WTF is this piece? BMW adventure topcase.

After some research here on adv, I decided to buy the aluminium top case for the F800GS.

The piece just arrived yesterday, and I was entertained coding the key barrels and installing the rack on...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-06-2012, 04:10 PM
Replies: 535
Views: 223,317
Posted By Jotaga
Question Can someone tell me what is that black plastic...

Can someone tell me what is that black plastic piece beside the lock of the topcase? (just over the "T" on the decal...):ear

I just got the topcase today and was wondering what is that...
Forum: Equipment 10-27-2012, 06:26 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,070
Posted By Jotaga
To have just one with you: 24-105 To keep the...

To have just one with you: 24-105
To keep the kit lens: 70-200

Consider that both are optimum lenses, but you can get almost the same with a non L glass... Think about the 28-135...

And... If...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 09-15-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 2,056
Views: 543,757
Posted By Jotaga
Thumb Just found an adv'er between sportbikes cornering hard!

:freaky

Check it at 1:30

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1EfqG6YOM1g&feature=youtube_gdata_player

Someone please embed it... Dunno how to do it from iPad...:deal

Dunno if it is 205......
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 07-01-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 639,479
Posted By Jotaga
Thats the perfect question. It is all about it on...

Thats the perfect question. It is all about it on the video comments...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-30-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 3,430
Views: 639,479
Posted By Jotaga
Eh? Truck tire hits motorcycle!

Someone please embed it. Dunno how to do it from iPad.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=stG8rilh1Wc&feature=youtube_gdata_player
Forum: Equipment 06-23-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,892
Posted By Jotaga
Wink Go for it.

Just buy the iPad. If You are not into computer stuff it would be a better option over the other tablet, because it has a simpler interface.
Besides, you are already Mac guy and probably have some...
Forum: Equipment 06-22-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 965
Posted By Jotaga
Cool2 Shameless bump. :evil

Shameless bump. :evil
Forum: Equipment 06-21-2012, 07:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 965
Posted By Jotaga
Question What suit do you prefer between these two?? BMW or AStars?

After a lot of research for a suit with good protection features and some venting to deal with hot and humid weather, i've narrowed my options on Alpinestars Durban and BMW rallye 3. What would you...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-19-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 7,593
Views: 2,476,068
Posted By Jotaga
https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-p_GKM2W9HL8/T-D...

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-p_GKM2W9HL8/T-D-uRspKQI/AAAAAAAAAAw/o4s7HHdfe18/s800/Tubiacanga2.jpg
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 06-19-2012, 03:51 PM
Replies: 2,056
Views: 543,757
Posted By Jotaga
Wicked Discovered some place to play this weekend...

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-xTKB0w5V18s/T-D-bg7VkeI/AAAAAAAAAAk/sfZIyTDouAg/s800/Tubiacanga.jpg
Forum: Equipment 06-19-2012, 03:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,998
Posted By Jotaga
Question Daytona?

Very interested on this discussion, as I am almost at the same situation of the OP.

What about the daytona transopen gtx?? Seems to be a good on/off road choice and also seems to be protective....
Forum: Equipment 06-09-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By Jotaga
Thank you!

Hey Downer,
Thanks a lot for the tip!! :clap
Polo and Hein Gericke seems to have a huge stock, and both are really near the BMW dealer!:D
Forum: Equipment 06-07-2012, 03:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 404
Posted By Jotaga
Gear Shops in Frankfurt

Hello ADV'ers!

I will stay a couple days in Frankfurt on next July, and I am looking forward to buy some gear while there.:D

Besides the BMW dealer (where I intend to buy a jacket), I've found...
Forum: Parallel Universe 06-06-2012, 06:36 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 12,180
Posted By Jotaga
GS stands for...

As I know, the GS on your "GS" refers to Gelände/Straße (German: off-road/road).

It is not a dirt bike, indeed. And is also not a road bike.:cry

BUT despite os being worse than a Off-road bike...
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-20-2012, 12:41 PM
Replies: 7,593
Views: 2,476,068
Posted By Jotaga
Talking First off-road path.

Today I took a 200km ride with 50km on this nice road. First contact with dust. Looking forward to explore more that region!!:wink:
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-28-2011, 03:16 AM
Replies: 7,593
Views: 2,476,068
Posted By Jotaga
Thank you Sutherngintelmen! Cheers!! :freaky ...

Thank you Sutherngintelmen! Cheers!! :freaky

About a month drinking on this huge knowledge fountain... so decided to join officialy and try to share something... (no shareble knowledge yet, but...
Forum: Parallel Universe 11-27-2011, 03:35 PM
Replies: 7,593
Views: 2,476,068
Posted By Jotaga
First post. Greetings from Brazil! This is...

First post. Greetings from Brazil!

This is an Urban Rainforest at Rio de Janeiro - Tijuca National Park
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