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Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-27-2012, 03:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,202
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Great thread, thanks everyone for your scouting...

Great thread, thanks everyone for your scouting contributions. Good to hear it was a light Winter this year! I'll be starting the route from Mexican Hat on June 20th (3 weeks) so really hoping...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2012, 10:15 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,004
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thanks ATTW, I think I'll start with replacing...

Thanks ATTW, I think I'll start with replacing the big bearing and see if that corrects it. Sounds like that is the most common cause of play in the rear wheel. Pivot bearings are on the list as...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2012, 11:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,004
Posted By GlobeTrotter
1150 GS Adventure final drive issue?

Ive been feeling a rough/growly type feeling when leaned over slightly on my '04 1150 Adv with 42K miles. I didn't really think much of it thinking it must be the TKC's until I had the rear caliper...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-08-2011, 02:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 7,812
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Great job on the video! For those that missed it...

Great job on the video! For those that missed it this year make sure to put it on your calendars for 2012. This was my 3rd Sasquatch and it just keeps getting better every year!

Tom, thanks for...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 02-01-2011, 09:24 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,803
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Count me in!

I had so much fun the last two years I'm definately in again this year. The Squatch has become my favorite annual event. Last year was unbelievably cool however my one regret was that I hardly took...
Forum: Ride reports 09-08-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,101
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Subscribed! Thanks for taking us along John,...

Subscribed! Thanks for taking us along John, this event is on the bucket list for sure :freaky

Sorry to hear your leaving AT&T man... will not be the same around there without ya!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-30-2010, 08:24 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,803
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb The Sasquatch Rocks!

This was a fantastic ride and one that I'll be talking about for a long time. A 'Huge Thanks' to Tom & Connie for putting this all together and the pre-riders for picking such incredible routes! I...
Forum: Ride reports 08-30-2010, 08:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,877
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Way to go Donn and Debbie!

Excellent ride report Donn, thanks for taking the time to document what I felt was one of the best organized rides I've ever been involved in. So many great dirt roads and the pavement sections were...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 05-27-2010, 09:31 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 9,803
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Epic event!

Thanks for getting this started AppleJam, this was an awesome event last year! I'll be there again with my Brother this time. Really looking forward to it!:beer

Here is the link to last year's...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2009, 11:58 PM
Replies: 1,429
Views: 491,589
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb My 2004 1150 Adv

Purchased new in 09/03 I had to leverage my 401K to swing it. I've spent the last 6 years and 36K miles enjoying it. I could never sell this bike... it represents so many great memories with so...
Forum: Ride reports 11-30-2009, 02:25 PM
Replies: 369
Views: 66,800
Posted By GlobeTrotter
This is my dream trip... subscribed! Thanks...

This is my dream trip... subscribed!

Thanks for bringing us along!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 09-07-2009, 01:58 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,975
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Great pictures, thanks for sharing guys! ...

Great pictures, thanks for sharing guys!

Thanks again to the SoundRider crew and all the participants who made this such a great memorable event!

I posted my pic's here if anyone is...
Forum: Ride reports 07-13-2009, 11:25 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 33,800
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Way to go guys!

Thanks for taking us along on a real Adventure. Great route, friends, scenery, and of course bikes! That's what it's all about :freaky

Looking forward to hearing about the next one in September!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 03-16-2008, 04:12 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 24,042
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Ironman for sure

The McCallum brothers will be their for the Iron Man on Saturday. We'll be on the little bikes (WR400's and KTM 380 EXC). Our plan is to head over to Odessa early Saturday morning and try to be...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-08-2007, 11:38 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 6,866
Posted By GlobeTrotter
+3 on the Coil Sticks

+3 on the coil sticks... happened to all three of our '04 GS Adventures with simiar milage. The p/N#: IGNITION COIL 2 12/2002 12137671896. The only issue in 30k miles though...
Forum: Ride reports 07-18-2007, 12:50 AM
Replies: 155
Views: 28,396
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Alaska or Bust 2006

This one does it for me... wow :beer

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=184623&highlight=Alaska+2006

Nice job Brother!
Forum: Ride reports 11-27-2006, 11:53 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 10,895
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Good on ya!

Hey Bro, thanks for taking the time to document this unbelievable adventure in such a well done/professional ride report, absolutely spectacular! A big thanks to you and Rachelle for helping us all...
Forum: Ride reports 10-16-2006, 09:02 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,612
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Nice ride report Rob! Looks and sounds like you...

Nice ride report Rob! Looks and sounds like you guys had a great time! We've ridden alot of that area on the WR400's over the years but would be fun to try on the bigger bikes. What kind of a nut...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-20-2006, 09:32 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,169
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Thanks for the info. guys! My brother ended up...

Thanks for the info. guys! My brother ended up going with one of the sources mentioned above and purchased 3 of them. Both he and I had the relay fail, both with the same bike and ZTechnique HID...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-29-2006, 04:38 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,169
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Thank you both for your replies, we will try...

Thank you both for your replies, we will try these sources you provided.

:beer
Forum: GS Boxers 07-28-2006, 08:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,169
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question Where to purchase Hella relay

Fello AdvRiders,
I have a set of auxiliary HID lights on my '04 GS Adventure that I purchased from ZTechnik. This ZTechnik kit uses Hella HID lights and a Hella relay. The relay has the following...
Forum: Vendors 07-28-2006, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,497
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question Where are the stickers I ordered?

I'm in the same boat as gomerica1 and grimmboy. I ordered some stickers many months ago and have never heard anything back. My first order took forever to arrive with some appology about bad...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-20-2006, 02:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,589
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Check the coil sticks if dual plug motor...

+3 on the coil stick issue. Both mine and my brothers '04 Adventures had this issue. Would run fine when cold but as soon as it warmed up it would degrade, sloppy idle, etc. You just don't seem to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-16-2006, 01:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Excellet, thanks for the info. Christian, RDubb,...

Excellet, thanks for the info. Christian, RDubb, and Jim. I'll pick up an older copy of either MetroGuide or Roads & Rec. and give it a shot.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-16-2006, 01:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Thanks guys.... I thought it could be done just...

Thanks guys.... I thought it could be done just was not sure how.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-15-2006, 02:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 755
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question City Navigator ver. 7.0 over writing Topo US?

I have a 276C with a 512 card, running firmware ver. 3.70 and latest ver. of MapSource. I had installed both Topo US and Topo Canada maps on it which had been working great as long as I did not...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 06-15-2006, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 675
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question Which mapping software is best for GPS Map 76

Cross posting this as I originally posted in "West" section by mistake...

My Dad picked up a new GPS Map 76 a couple of months ago off Amazon. This is an older model GPS with 8 mb's internal...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2006, 10:16 PM
Replies: 603
Views: 193,501
Posted By GlobeTrotter
My pride and joy....

http://terrafirma.smugmug.com/photos/74894897-M.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 06-11-2006, 09:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,249
Posted By GlobeTrotter
If it's an '04, check the coil sticks...

I had the same symptoms you describe with my '04 GS Adv, would run great when cold but as soon as it was warm it acted like it was missing or running on one cylinder intermittently. My brother's '04...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-16-2006, 03:23 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,309
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Marty nailed it...

Yep, it turned out to be a coil stick. Seems several of the early production '04's have had this problem.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-17-2006, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 693
Posted By GlobeTrotter
I put mine under the seat in place of the tool...

I put mine under the seat in place of the tool kit. Mounted with velcro and never had a problem with it getting wet. Here's a link to a pic.:
...
Forum: Vendors 01-09-2006, 06:55 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 5,724
Posted By GlobeTrotter
PayPal sent! :beer

PayPal sent! :beer
Forum: Equipment 09-28-2005, 01:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Just wanted to follow up with this, I called...

Just wanted to follow up with this, I called Motonation this morning and they are sending me a replacement buckle for free :D

Thank you again for the tip on MotoNation for parts Glenn :beer
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2005, 09:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thanks guys! I will check out Motonation tomorrow...

Thanks guys! I will check out Motonation tomorrow :thumb
Forum: Equipment 09-27-2005, 06:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 693
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question Broken buckle on Sidi Discovery boot

Does anyone know where I can purchase a replacement buckle for my Sidi Discovery boots? The plastic serrated strap attached to the buckle closest to my toes on the left boot broke in half and is now...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2005, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 822
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Thumb Thanks for the info. ssls6

Thanks for the info. ssls6
Forum: GS Boxers 08-27-2005, 10:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 822
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question What p/n# speed bleeder for the clutch

I'm in the same boat, have an '04 GS Adv and would like to bleed the clutch. Anybody out their with the correct speedbleeder p/n#?
Forum: Equipment 08-11-2005, 09:07 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 8,231
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Front shimmy problems for me too...

I'm also experiencing this "shimmy" with the front Tourance, most noticable when decelerating past 30 m.p.h. I had these tires mounted while passing through Nevada on a return trip from Seattle to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-06-2005, 01:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 751
Posted By GlobeTrotter
spark plug wire with coil attached...

Taipan,
Check out this thread... it fixed our issue :thumb

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=49320
Forum: GS Boxers 06-26-2005, 12:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,530
Posted By GlobeTrotter
Question P/N for speed bleeder?

Jim,
What was the part number for the speed bleeder you installed? I really need to get one of these and soon.

Thanks,
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