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Forum: Equipment 11-25-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 616
Posted By 01concours4now
I was having the same issue, i even managed to...

I was having the same issue, i even managed to break the bottom button used to release the chin bar. I contacted the US Nolan rep and they requested I ship my helmet to them for free repair. The...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-12-2014, 09:23 AM
Replies: 24,385
Views: 1,678,378
Posted By 01concours4now
Remove and insert new core or just trying to...

Remove and insert new core or just trying to reset the existing one, also wiggle stem once soapy water is applied to the area. Could be a small crack in the rubber of the stem that is not visible...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-11-2014, 02:45 PM
Replies: 24,385
Views: 1,678,378
Posted By 01concours4now
Sorry if I am coming in too late, but have you...

Sorry if I am coming in too late, but have you checked the valve stem?
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2014, 07:55 AM
Replies: 6,639
Views: 298,114
Posted By 01concours4now
Garmin

I think if you look at the size the 660 and 590 or 390 all have the same size screens. The new 590 and 390 have a number of nice features (tire monitor options) I have a 660 and love it.
Forum: Equipment 10-30-2014, 08:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,328
Posted By 01concours4now
My first question, are you plugging into the Aux...

My first question, are you plugging into the Aux 1 port on the autocom?

I purchased a special cable from the folks at Rocket Moto PO Box 1225 Hollis NH 03049 (877) 533 4245. They were very...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-23-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 269
Posted By 01concours4now
Spirited Ride

I plan on being at the sign-up for 9am. I will lead a spirited ride if you wish to follow. I will be the big man on the R1200RT in the grey and yellow riding gear. Robert
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-22-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 6,639
Views: 298,114
Posted By 01concours4now
General Maintenance

So I have been working out of my garage for some time. Helping out Inmates when I can. I have a lift, tire changer, static balance and all the tools. I try to make a couple of bucks while saving...
Forum: The Garage 09-23-2014, 08:09 AM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 335,168
Posted By 01concours4now
BMW Maintenance

Last week we had a rainy Saturday and my boy went down for a nap. Time to hit the garage and get going on the over due oil change for the R1200RT. New filter and 20/50 in hand. Get the bike up on...
Forum: The Garage 08-28-2014, 10:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,588
Posted By 01concours4now
I was shown a 14in car rim with pipe insulation...

I was shown a 14in car rim with pipe insulation on the edge. Insert a long threaded rod with a big washer on either end to hold your rim in place. Then go to town with some tire irons.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-29-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 965
Posted By 01concours4now
I too have Progressive and they have covered all...

I too have Progressive and they have covered all my gear that was damaged in two accidents. They did pro-rate the age of my gear.
Forum: The Garage 07-21-2014, 11:51 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,172
Posted By 01concours4now
I have to agree with (sailah) if it was just the...

I have to agree with (sailah) if it was just the money I would have the dealer do it every time. But too many times the dealer did crap work, plus too much hassle making an appointment for over...
Forum: The Garage 07-21-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 335,168
Posted By 01concours4now
Brake pads and Oil

Changed the brake pads on 2002 Yamaha V-Star 1100. First Bike I have ever worked on that required muffler removal for rear brake access. Since the mufflers were off changed the Oil (another first)...
Forum: The Garage 07-15-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,979
Posted By 01concours4now
I have used the plugs many times, Reaming is a...

I have used the plugs many times, Reaming is a hugh factor in how well the plug works. It is also key to give a tug on the plug once in the hole prior to cutting off the extra cord. Giving it a tug...
Forum: The Garage 07-15-2014, 12:33 PM
Replies: 2,455
Views: 335,168
Posted By 01concours4now
BMW 2010 RT Headlight

Had to change a blown bulb on the RT. I have watched all the video's and taken all the advice to heart. Looking at the front I need to replace the left bulb, I am right handed and using my left...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-14-2014, 12:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,236
Posted By 01concours4now
Follow up

Mark and George make great points, I know some members are on this forum (so I hope they do not take this the wrong way). Ramapo has some strong minded members that are not conducive to change. A...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 07-14-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,236
Posted By 01concours4now
Another Year

I have ridden the 500 for many years, at first it was a joke that a few dirt roads were on the route, then it became expected. Now they are kinda getting old, almost like they are going out of their...
Forum: Day Trippin' 07-01-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 598
Posted By 01concours4now
Riding, It is what we do!

I will be riding out to Sturgis in less then a month with 7 other riders. I am not new to long distance riding but 6 of the 7 are. So I offer a day trip to work out any issues and get the guys...
Forum: The Garage 06-19-2014, 09:00 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 849
Posted By 01concours4now
simply yes

I have them and for Sport or Sport Touring tires they are not needed, but dirt bike, cruisers and really old stiff tires they work like a charm. The standard blocks requires you to push the side...
Forum: Ride reports 06-04-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,923
Posted By 01concours4now
RR and Eric

What a great report and something you and your dad will share forever. On a side note, you already know what a great person Eric Cannon is, but back in 2009 I was in that area when a friend I was...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-23-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 24,385
Views: 1,678,378
Posted By 01concours4now
Thank you for your help.

Thank you for your help.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 05-23-2014, 10:43 AM
Replies: 24,385
Views: 1,678,378
Posted By 01concours4now
Battery Park Parking

So in two weeks I have to come into the city for 3 days of training, any parking for motorcycles in the Battery Park area?
Forum: The Garage 05-08-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 4,804
Posted By 01concours4now
Time spent

I can really appreciate your effort to come up with your formula. But I have to tell you I have used the static balance method a long time and I spin the wheel with a very light touch. Let the...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-29-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,236
Posted By 01concours4now
Hi Mark, The overnight will be Pine Lake at...

Hi Mark,

The overnight will be Pine Lake at the intersection of 10 and 29A.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-21-2014, 09:28 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 9,236
Posted By 01concours4now
overnight

This year the overnight will be at Pine Lake, NY. This is about 20 miles from the closest area with major Ho/Motel's. Camping will be the more convenient choice this year.
Forum: Ride reports 04-21-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 829
Views: 110,687
Posted By 01concours4now
Heated gear

you should consider a dual thermostat which will allow you to control the temp of your gloves separate from your jacket. most heated jackets are wired so the glove connectors are separate and you...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 04-18-2014, 07:08 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 268
Posted By 01concours4now
2 thumbs up

I would have given it 3 but then you would call me names.

This is a great event, great folks with some of the best food you will find at an end site. You will not be disappointed if you attend...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-17-2014, 09:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,645
Posted By 01concours4now
Eddie, to pull off a run like this you need a...

Eddie, to pull off a run like this you need a number of things:
1- someone to lay out a route and define the check points (on the mile or .5 mile)
2- checkers to stand post and check in the riders...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 02-06-2014, 10:05 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 722
Posted By 01concours4now
Jersey City

A lot of folks I know that work shows at the Javits Center stay in Jersey City and take the ferry across the river.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-08-2013, 06:51 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
sorry for the delay, you are not correct. ...

sorry for the delay, you are not correct. Taconic State Parkway, Philmont pull off, south bound looking west to the Catskills
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-08-2013, 06:50 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
You are correct!!!!!!:clap

You are correct!!!!!!:clap
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2013, 11:37 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
close, it was the 2008 Crotona Midnight run. 7...

close, it was the 2008 Crotona Midnight run. 7 degrees at the start of the 2nd half of 120 mile ride. This was the day after a foot of snow fell in the region.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2013, 07:44 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
I think the back drop tells you where, but when is a better question

http://i221.photobucket.com/albums/dd90/cimc4ever/Random%20Pic/MEandmyc14BRRR.gif
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2013, 07:42 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
Where in the Northeast is this?

http://i221.photobucket.com/albums/dd90/cimc4ever/Random%20Pic/2013-07-07045429.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2013, 07:41 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
Where in the Northeast is this?...

Where in the Northeast is this? http://i221.photobucket.com/albums/dd90/cimc4ever/Random%20Pic/2013-06-05170024.jpg
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 11-07-2013, 07:07 AM
Replies: 845
Views: 38,170
Posted By 01concours4now
Looks like Perkins Tower @ Bear Mountain

Looks like Perkins Tower @ Bear Mountain
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-17-2013, 06:28 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,170
Posted By 01concours4now
I plan on coming from LI tonight, leaving @ 4pm. ...

I plan on coming from LI tonight, leaving @ 4pm. If anyone is meeting prior to the viewing please post here.
Forum: Ride reports 10-17-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 653
Views: 142,269
Posted By 01concours4now
Breaking the Bead

If you run into a flat again you can use the kickstand of your other motorcycle to break the bead. I hope you don't this is advise but it is a good to know. Although it was entertaining to watch...
Forum: Ride reports 10-09-2013, 06:41 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 71,414
Posted By 01concours4now
[QUOTE=GP1152;22512555] ...

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https://dl.dropbox.com/u/26921731/DSC_4321.jpg
Ford or Airstream should want to purchase this pic for advertisements. What a prof looking shot. I think you are just...
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 10-03-2013, 06:37 AM
Replies: 125
Views: 52,982
Posted By 01concours4now
Team Lyle Garden State Rally/ 1st timer

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=923706
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-30-2013, 02:27 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,293
Posted By 01concours4now
At the finish

Time to review my paper work is in order, all the data is captured and my phone still has my pictures.

Waiting my for my turn at the intense scores table...
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