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Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2015, 12:37 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 978
Posted By GS-Jake
Oils cheap wait till you see a drip at least. ...

Oils cheap wait till you see a drip at least.

How far do you ride this bike each year, is it your only transport. If it sits in the shed most of the time thats probably half your problem.
Forum: Australia 02-10-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,427
Posted By GS-Jake
Insurance do you need it?

Hey guys

May last year I had a serious heart attack that left me close to death and three stints and time in the cardiac unit at the PA. Great bunch of doctors and nurses and the ambos all...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 03:50 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,017
Posted By GS-Jake
Did this happen to you or was it "someone on an...

Did this happen to you or was it "someone on an internet forum"?

If it did not happen to you what exactly is your concern?
Forum: GS Boxers 01-09-2015, 12:13 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,581
Posted By GS-Jake
Yes and bring on the oil experts:rofl Does...

Yes and bring on the oil experts:rofl

Does it matter what you use as long as it meets BMW specs:deal

Oh and make sure you check it on the centre stand, not the side stand as a previous...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-09-2015, 12:02 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 21,329
Posted By GS-Jake
Now look at what we got: ...

Now look at what we got:

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/76/BMW_R1200GS_paralever.jpg

Any questions why does the front U-Joints fail?[/QUOTE]

In fairness this photo is of an...
Forum: Australia 01-07-2015, 03:23 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 903
Posted By GS-Jake
Or it could have bee that the starter bolts were...

Or it could have bee that the starter bolts were loose for a while and its been hanging on that locating pin. the bolts finally got loose enough to twist the starter and with the extra twisting force...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,916
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey mate Your coming from the TKC so a bit...

Hey mate

Your coming from the TKC so a bit of noise probably won't bother you to much if thats the case go with the Anakee 3. I just put a set on my GSA and have done about 2K on them.

I have...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-29-2014, 02:35 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 639
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey mate Just make sure that your hand...

Hey mate

Just make sure that your hand guard has not moved and is fowling the clutch lever at the base.

Regards
Forum: GS Boxers 11-26-2014, 01:48 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,443
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Happy Birthday Josh.For what ever year:rofl ...

Hey Happy Birthday Josh.For what ever year:rofl

Looks like lots of man love :huhon this thread:freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 11-26-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 5,516
Posted By GS-Jake
https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-6uCzcaWvmy4/Uhd...

https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/-6uCzcaWvmy4/Uhd62TKA7XI/AAAAAAAAB8M/DHfPWn3YSXM/w800-h533-no/IMG_8308.jpg

Your joking:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 10-27-2014, 04:32 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,517
Posted By GS-Jake
Looks like a great bike. Its worth whatever you...

Looks like a great bike. Its worth whatever you are willing to pay for it. You and only you need to be happy with the bike and accessories.

Enjoy the bike but most importantly get out and ride it...
Forum: Australia 10-27-2014, 04:24 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,673
Posted By GS-Jake
Interesting that the figures quoted covered...

Interesting that the figures quoted covered cyclists pedestrians and motorcycles but the prominent photo covered a motorcycle.

Mind you we (as a group) don't help ourselves much some times, I...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,348
Posted By GS-Jake
Hmm it's all strangely quiet :ear

Hmm it's all strangely quiet :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,348
Posted By GS-Jake
I think you may be in over your head here....

I think you may be in over your head here. Pulling things apart is easy I hope you have a mechanic that can help you set it up again.:eek1
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 02:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 830
Posted By GS-Jake
Your not riding enough that's the problem don't...

Your not riding enough that's the problem don't bother changing the oil just ride for a couple of hours. water didn't get in there from your wash either

Just ride the fucking thing
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,330
Posted By GS-Jake
:freaky see ya there:clap

:freaky see ya there:clap
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,330
Posted By GS-Jake
I understand that on the day traffic will be one...

I understand that on the day traffic will be one way only. It's planned for the first weekend in October and there will be, from what I understand a lot of bike related things happening all weekend...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 11,350
Posted By GS-Jake
And that's just what they want you to think right...

And that's just what they want you to think right up to the moment you hear the snap........and she's ripped your heart out:rofl:D
Forum: Australia 07-31-2014, 05:39 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,052
Posted By GS-Jake
I understand the unsprung weight thing but if you...

I understand the unsprung weight thing but if you have shit suspension to start with maybe better to upgrade suspension first.

Interested in what the insurance shits would say if the bike were...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-26-2014, 11:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,650
Posted By GS-Jake
I hear the final drives on the new water boxer...

I hear the final drives on the new water boxer May or may not be problematic :rofl:rofl:clap:topes:topes
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 03:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,366
Posted By GS-Jake
I just love it when Americans think they lecture...

I just love it when Americans think they lecture anyone on the English language:rofl

As for not knowing where Australia is that's great as well, makes me feel a lot safer:lol3:lol3

...
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 03:11 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,468
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey R&R Just looking at the same myself. I...

Hey R&R

Just looking at the same myself. I think the Ram mount is the way to go.

I see your from Ipswich as well.
Regards
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 03:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,044
Posted By GS-Jake
I'll be there although you know it's going to be...

I'll be there although you know it's going to be pissing down rain:rofl
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,460
Posted By GS-Jake
The Evil of Motorcycle Insurance

Hey guys

Just got the insurance in on my Adventure and almost fell over at the price, it seems that I work only to pay insurances, regos and phone bills sometimes, as Rumpole of the Bailey says...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2014, 01:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 434
Posted By GS-Jake
I think Gaston Rahier got the tall seat option...

I think Gaston Rahier got the tall seat option for is GS as well

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfHS9ri6FwM

:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2014, 01:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,241
Posted By GS-Jake
Don't ride this bike again the engines gonna...

Don't ride this bike again the engines gonna blow:loll I'll take it off your hands for a small fee so you remain safe:clap

:wink::wink::wink::wink::wink::wink::wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 06-29-2014, 12:36 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,479
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Shadhardman Just a few statics for you,...

Hey Shadhardman

Just a few statics for you, at this point there has been 14 posts on your thread, 11 have been from you:lol3

Not saying anything:deal

Hope you get your problem sorted
...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,728
Posted By GS-Jake
I'm not sure what help anyone here can be. The...

I'm not sure what help anyone here can be. The bike is at a BMW dealer don't accept it back unless they diagnose a real problem. Any dealer worth his salt would have offered a loan bike in this...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-21-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,338
Posted By GS-Jake
I stand corrected :eek1what I should have said...

I stand corrected :eek1what I should have said was "It will be easer to source an amount of not compressible fluid suitable for the particular type of motorcycle mentioned and specifically for the...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 05:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,816
Posted By GS-Jake
Exhaust valve sticking? What would cause it to...

Exhaust valve sticking? What would cause it to stick, bent shaft, how would that happen? if it did stick would the piston knock it closed, you would hear that and a rattle from the valve gear.

I...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,929
Posted By GS-Jake
Don't fucken worry about it, they build them...

Don't fucken worry about it, they build them tough, :eviljust get out there and ride.:lol3 All the better if you have your significant other with you.:freaky

And if it brakes :cryjust fix it or...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 05:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,338
Posted By GS-Jake
Probably easer to get Brake fluid than Horse...

Probably easer to get Brake fluid than Horse Piss. :evil
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 05:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 856
Posted By GS-Jake
What do ya mean Summer? Its mid-winter over here....

What do ya mean Summer? Its mid-winter over here. We actually we had our two days of winter now back to a high of 24 deg (75 deg F).:rofl:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 04:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,894
Posted By GS-Jake
Or you could completely charge the battery then...

Or you could completely charge the battery then leave it for the two or three days (or how ever long it normally takes to go flat) then see how it reacts. Did i mention not to hook it up to the bike....
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 04:07 AM
Replies: 2,995
Views: 576,971
Posted By GS-Jake
Handbrake, handbrake, handbrake!

Handbrake, handbrake, handbrake!
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,282
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey guys just on the "glass half full" thing one...

Hey guys just on the "glass half full" thing one pub that has reopened after the SEQ floods is the Glamorganvale Hotel although now called the Bottle Tree Hotel. For those of us in the...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 04:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 922
Posted By GS-Jake
Thanks guys that's always a good stress reliever...

Thanks guys that's always a good stress reliever ride:clap
Forum: Australia 06-04-2014, 08:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,877
Posted By GS-Jake
Remembering Doc.. Years ago, sometime in the 80's...

Remembering Doc.. Years ago, sometime in the 80's a mate of ours had a bike accident, coming down Mt Tamborine as I recall and ended breaking his neck and becoming a quadriplegic. He was a big Angels...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 02:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,671
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Al I know what you mean about how easy...

Hey Al

I know what you mean about how easy it is for a rider to disappear, a while ago a guy when off the road here on Mt Glourous and was not found for a week or so

Regards
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2014, 01:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,083
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Ian I suppose the key is "define fuel...

Hey Ian

I suppose the key is "define fuel smell". Mine is just a slight odour mainly when I fill up, but sounds that it might mean a bit more for you.

All the best I hope you track it down.
...
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