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Forum: GS Boxers 01-19-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
Yeah, I know. I generally appreciate his posts...

Yeah, I know. I generally appreciate his posts but sometimes he gets carried away.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2015, 05:13 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
What a bunch of BS.

What a bunch of BS.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 03:46 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
I had the same, something was done during the 6k...

I had the same, something was done during the 6k service (don't recall what right now) and it is better, although still not great.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
Doesn't seem odd to me. And my shifting technique...

Doesn't seem odd to me. And my shifting technique is just fine on any other bike. So, no, I think that the BMW transmission of the 2013, 2014 GS and the three different RTs I have ridden is a piece...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
Lucky you. I sometimes think that people...

Lucky you.

I sometimes think that people who think the GS shifting is "perfect" have ridden no other bikes. I haven't ridden a single watercooled bike (eight different bikes ridden so far) that...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 02:05 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
You know, when you have no clue what you're...

You know, when you have no clue what you're talking about, why do it all? The bike I test rode before I ordered mine shifted okay. Not great, not bad. Just okay. The bike I then got shifted horrible...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
Mine does. Second worst shifting bike I have ever...

Mine does. Second worst shifting bike I have ever ridden (worst was the demo bike with GSAP at the local dealer). And I have ridden lots of bikes.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
My opinion: BMW dealers can now say, that if your...

My opinion: BMW dealers can now say, that if your bike shifts like crap, you just get that $800 accessory that BMW provides and your good. Instead of just fixing the crappy transmission they make the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-12-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 646
Views: 76,596
Posted By cug
Interesting. My 2014 is the second worst...

Interesting. My 2014 is the second worst transmission I have ever ridden. Only the 2013 GS demo bike I rode was worse.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-12-2015, 12:34 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 22,183
Posted By cug
First issue on my 2014 now: During the...

First issue on my 2014 now:

During the weekend, the left switch cluster developed issues with the right rocker switch (the one for ABS and suspension) started acting up. That wouldn't have been an...
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2015, 08:43 PM
Replies: 2,253
Views: 406,441
Posted By cug
The "streetfighter like" styling of the current...

The "streetfighter like" styling of the current crop of Japanese naked bikes. Like the Yamaha FZ-09, FZ-07, the Suzuki GSX or some of the other that look like somebody clobbered them in the nose from...
Forum: Road warriors 01-11-2015, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,253
Views: 406,441
Posted By cug
I think it looks like a Japanese d*** extender....

I think it looks like a Japanese d*** extender. Frigging ugly.
Forum: Equipment 12-27-2014, 06:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 432
Posted By cug
It is easy to do - left side, normal install...

It is easy to do - left side, normal install plate. I installed two of them on our helmets a few years ago. No problem at all. I used the normal boom mic setup. Has been working without a hiccup for...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 453,594
Posted By cug
Yeah, it's the GS Evolution box as mentioned. I...

Yeah, it's the GS Evolution box as mentioned. I checked with Wunderlich and according to them the possum scraper (rear mud guard) can stay on the bike.

I have my doubts and have taken it off and...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-24-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 2,469
Views: 453,594
Posted By cug
Back from which direction? Sideways, you...

Back from which direction?

Sideways, you can barely see it:

http://photos.event-s.net/Motorcycles/2014-R1200GS/i-Nvd8gRn/0/XL/IMG_1005-XL.jpg

Similar from other directions.
Forum: Equipment 12-11-2014, 04:18 PM
Replies: 156
Views: 39,047
Posted By cug
Same here. I have the Keron 3 (non GT) and on...

Same here. I have the Keron 3 (non GT) and on good ground I only ever use 4 or 6 pegs. I only use more if the weather gets bad.

Setting up takes me longer as I always store and set outer and...
Forum: Road warriors 09-30-2014, 12:04 PM
Replies: 2,253
Views: 406,441
Posted By cug
I know I'm the outsider here, but I find that...

I know I'm the outsider here, but I find that thing fugly. Really, really bad. It looks like a cross between a Suzuki Gladius and Yamaha FZ-09. Gone is the distinguished elegance.
Forum: Equipment 09-23-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 1,482
Views: 249,801
Posted By cug
If you know the right sizes you can order from...

If you know the right sizes you can order from Bikerland or directly from Stadler. That's what I did.
Forum: Road warriors 09-23-2014, 12:48 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,618
Posted By cug
No idea. Honda claims that they actually turn off...

No idea. Honda claims that they actually turn off after a turn, not just after a period of time/distance. My BMW signals turn off after a certain distance. Works well enough for me to not have them...
Forum: Americas 09-22-2014, 12:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By cug
Oh, we do get out of the Bay Area. Quite often...

Oh, we do get out of the Bay Area. Quite often actually. But normally either with my car (gas) or our motorcycles. Not with her car.

And also, if the destination is far away - flying is generally...
Forum: Road warriors 09-19-2014, 10:41 AM
Replies: 643
Views: 114,222
Posted By cug
It's a very personal thing how people perceive...

It's a very personal thing how people perceive vibration from motorcycles. It depends on riding style, whether you are sensitive to high or low frequency vibration, your typical riding speed and so...
Forum: Americas 09-18-2014, 04:58 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By cug
Thanks for the hints, guys! Really appreciated!

Thanks for the hints, guys! Really appreciated!
Forum: Americas 09-18-2014, 04:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By cug
:norton

:norton
Forum: Americas 09-18-2014, 08:54 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By cug
Sometimes there are different fill nozzles for...

Sometimes there are different fill nozzles for large truck vs. cars. We have never left the Bay Area with the TDI, that's why I was asking.

But I agree: there are panel vans, small trucks, Fxxx...
Forum: Americas 09-17-2014, 09:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 708
Posted By cug
Question: Diesel No 2 Availability in the Midwest

Hey Guys - I know that this is a weird question here on ADVRider, but maybe you have some good insight ... my wife is planning a coast to coast trip in October and wants to take her Golf TDI. She's...
Forum: Road warriors 09-17-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,618
Posted By cug
Because these are the first ones to cancel after...

Because these are the first ones to cancel after a turn, not just after a period of time or distance.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 07:20 PM
Replies: 2,921
Views: 408,107
Posted By cug
As I said, check the thread link I posted, I...

As I said, check the thread link I posted, I haven't seen ANY of the major issues pop up more than 1 to 5 times. So, in terms of actual failures, the numbers are very low for the number of bikes...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 10:19 AM
Replies: 2,921
Views: 408,107
Posted By cug
Ah, so that's just a couple weeks out then if I...

Ah, so that's just a couple weeks out then if I go by his behavior in the German forum. Great. That'll work ...

Didn't know about the ignore and PM part, that might explain why my inbox is nice...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 22,183
Posted By cug
Forever is quite a long time ...

Forever is quite a long time ...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 07:30 PM
Replies: 2,921
Views: 408,107
Posted By cug
In case you missed it: ...

In case you missed it:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=1004037

That is basically a summary of everything I read here and on a German forum. Don't let the list of issues make you...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 2,921
Views: 408,107
Posted By cug
To be honest: the BS people like ta-rider are...

To be honest: the BS people like ta-rider are writing is one thing, but being excited about 5,600 miles is another. If that was 56,000 miles I could understand excitement, but 5,600 (that's also...
Forum: Equipment 09-14-2014, 12:46 AM
Replies: 391
Views: 54,516
Posted By cug
It's really hard for me to describe, but I give...

It's really hard for me to describe, but I give it a try:

With the GS OEM seat I always had that "numb feeling" after a few hours. With the Skiveez I had the issue that I not only had numb...
Forum: Equipment 09-12-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 54,516
Posted By cug
For me, they made riding on the stock seat WORSE...

For me, they made riding on the stock seat WORSE than any other underwear I have used when riding. LDComfort don't work all too well for me either, I generally prefer Merino wool.

It's not that...
Forum: Equipment 09-12-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 54,516
Posted By cug
It was in a hotel three weeks ago. I was so...

It was in a hotel three weeks ago. I was so pissed off and annoyed I didn't even want to bring them back home. So, what's done is done, I can only say - not everything works for everybody. Don't...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2,921
Views: 408,107
Posted By cug
Don't feed him, please, just filter the guy. He...

Don't feed him, please, just filter the guy. He won't stop. He has been spreading BS all over the German board for a while ...
Forum: Equipment 09-11-2014, 09:50 PM
Replies: 391
Views: 54,516
Posted By cug
I got a pair and after an eight hour ride threw...

I got a pair and after an eight hour ride threw it in the trash about 5 minutes after I got into the hotel room. Worse than any "normal" underwear I have. Next day I got a Bill Mayer seat and rode...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 32,775
Posted By cug
Mine is basically unusable if I put don't put it...

Mine is basically unusable if I put don't put it high in the front and low in the rear. But the whole seat looks and fits like it is meant to be used that way. Kind of defeats the purpose if the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-11-2014, 01:23 PM
Replies: 279
Views: 32,775
Posted By cug
Do you also have to put the rear in the low and...

Do you also have to put the rear in the low and the front in the high position? I also went with different stitching:
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 04:54 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,878
Posted By cug
No import duties on motorcycle parts to the US as...

No import duties on motorcycle parts to the US as far as I know.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,878
Posted By cug
Actually, I think you are quite wrong with that....

Actually, I think you are quite wrong with that. But that's personal opinion. I just shop somewhere else. Explicitly and never ever at Touratech USA.
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