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Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 08-21-2013, 04:38 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
I've always found the Odyssey batteries about as...

I've always found the Odyssey batteries about as good as you're going to get..

I think the lithium based batteries suffer when cold... Like you need to turn the headlight on for a minute or two to...
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2013, 08:34 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 5,917
Posted By JPSpen
I have the cycleworks wrench and it's never...

I have the cycleworks wrench and it's never failed to remove the exhaust nut...
Annual removal, Clean, Re-grease... It's just part of my valve train maintenance...

John
Forum: Airheads 08-11-2013, 08:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,644
Posted By JPSpen
So, You've taken it apart and the heads look...

So, You've taken it apart and the heads look really fine...
Really..

Put it back together and try not to pull a stud... There's a price to pay for messing around with a perfectly good engine...
Forum: Airheads 06-30-2013, 03:05 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 4,365
Posted By JPSpen
You gotta get your spark consistant.. Then.. ...

You gotta get your spark consistant..
Then..
Set the valves.. Every airhead that I've worked on that was hard to start but was otherwise ok was because of tight valves... Engine not breathing..
...
Forum: Airheads 06-30-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,201
Posted By JPSpen
This is the reason I use one battery charger......

This is the reason I use one battery charger... Rotate it between the 4 bikes once a week... Take it off after the light turns green..

I just replaced the Odessy battery in my R1200CLC it was...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-29-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5,588
Views: 397,662
Posted By JPSpen
Welcome back G ! John

Welcome back G !

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-28-2013, 09:01 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 356
Posted By JPSpen
Forum: Airheads 06-24-2013, 03:32 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 406
Posted By JPSpen
R100GS Popping exhaust

I finally got tired of my popping exhaust on my R100GS..
I figured the problem was with the pulse air system which is still on the bike..

Starting at the cylinder head I found that I could move...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-24-2013, 01:49 PM
Replies: 5,588
Views: 397,662
Posted By JPSpen
That's a pretty color of red on your bike...

That's a pretty color of red on your bike there...:D


John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-23-2013, 07:55 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
Next year.. I'll find another... Love to have...

Next year.. I'll find another... Love to have that GS. Looks nicely sorted..
Have to stick with my airhead...


John
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-18-2013, 06:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 2,882
Posted By JPSpen
What a bunch of liers....:D Here's what my...

What a bunch of liers....:D

Here's what my wife tells me..

Don't eat so much you fat bastard..

Get some exercise...:clap

John
Forum: GS Boxers 06-18-2013, 06:35 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,979
Posted By JPSpen
This is a part that has been obviously programmed...

This is a part that has been obviously programmed to fit your bike..
Since it has been programmed, I believe that it could be re-programmed to fit a different bike as well...

Your best bet is to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 06-18-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,657
Posted By JPSpen
I think I'd be doing the S.E. portion... ...

I think I'd be doing the S.E. portion...

But that's just me....N.E. Would be ok too.. West.. Well, Not so much...

John
Forum: Airheads 06-07-2013, 02:41 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,531
Posted By JPSpen
There is a proceedure for doing this... You...

There is a proceedure for doing this...
You must start at the beginning...
Timing,
Valves,
Then the carbs....

Find the proceedure on here on another airhead site and do it exactly as they...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 06-07-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 5,588
Views: 397,662
Posted By JPSpen
Run Forest Run ! Anybody who uses a major...

Run Forest Run !

Anybody who uses a major artery when in bug out mode is making a bad decision....

Backroads will get you out of the way long before the interstate...

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-27-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
Maybe we should all meet him there and cheer him...

Maybe we should all meet him there and cheer him on ...:clap

Nuthin' better than a new bike...

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-20-2013, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 704
Posted By JPSpen
Yup.. Made it easy for them.. Friggin thieves.. ...

Yup.. Made it easy for them.. Friggin thieves..

I had one of those 6 wheel ATV things years ago and left it on the trailer in front of my house.. Somebody just backed up. Hooked on and off it...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-20-2013, 07:05 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
We stood out in the front yard and watched the...

We stood out in the front yard and watched the one that hit Edmond and Carney as it went by.. Missed us by a couple of miles...

Yes, We're Okies.. We ain't skeered of no dang tornado...
We're...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-15-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 510
Posted By JPSpen
Sounds like a roadtrip to me.. Why not just ride...

Sounds like a roadtrip to me.. Why not just ride ?

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-07-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
I'd love to go to slap.. But ass usual I'm...

I'd love to go to slap.. But ass usual I'm gigging... Might do a day run to Mena and back or something...

:drums:

I did 90 and a bunch of others last weekend in Missouri.. Gotta go back there...
Forum: Equipment 05-06-2013, 09:26 AM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,851
Posted By JPSpen
I think that what you're seeing here is: ...

I think that what you're seeing here is:

Any good quality compression/sports type will work fine...

There are types for hot and for cold weather..

I'd start with what you can get...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 05-01-2013, 07:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By JPSpen
Made the ride on Sunday... All I can say is get...

Made the ride on Sunday... All I can say is get out on some of these roads...I could go a long time riding in Missouri....

What fun

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-29-2013, 01:15 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 370
Posted By JPSpen
The MOST fun i've had in a long time.

Got to take in Hwy AA and 248, 76,37, 90 in Missouri this Sunday..

Go and ride these roads.. I was giggling out loud a couple of times..

No pics cause I was riding.. But next time I go back...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-23-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By JPSpen
Yeah, I'm trying to get thru the boring parts of...

Yeah, I'm trying to get thru the boring parts of Oklahoma and on to the twisties and good stuff in Mo.. I used to live in Ft. Gibson, So I've been all over that area...

Thanks for the input..
...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-22-2013, 06:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 562
Posted By JPSpen
Starting Point. Ending Point, and a Route..

Planning on making this (http://goo.gl/maps/5Is0t) ride in a couple of weeks...

Input on routing and any bad roads in my path would be appreciated.

Thanks

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-16-2013, 09:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 335
Posted By JPSpen
Rock And Roll ( Quakes )

Who felt those quakes last night ? The two big ones woke us up...

The dog wanted out of the house after the 5am one...

I kinda did too...:eek1

John
Forum: Road warriors 04-09-2013, 11:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,543
Posted By JPSpen
So, So wrong...:puke1 John

So, So wrong...:puke1

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 04-01-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
I'm headed to Draper Lake for laps.. Anyone...

I'm headed to Draper Lake for laps..

Anyone want to join.. I'll be on the R1100RT... Gimme the finger !

John
Forum: Face plant 03-08-2013, 07:21 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 10,931
Posted By JPSpen
It really didn't matter. That oil slick was bad.....

It really didn't matter. That oil slick was bad.. Get on it at all under any circumstances and you're going down...

You got on it.. You went down.. Simple as that... It wouldn't have mattered if...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 03-08-2013, 06:59 AM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
www.swmototires.com (http://www.swmototires.com) ...

www.swmototires.com (http://www.swmototires.com)


AS good as you can get.. Free shipping..

John
Forum: Airheads 01-16-2013, 06:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 755
Posted By JPSpen
You might want to check with the guys at...

You might want to check with the guys at www.bmwr65.org (http://www.bmwr65.org)

Proceedure is the same as any engine... Two timing marks.. One static TDC and one for full advance...

Why are...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 01-09-2013, 04:41 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
Rehersal.. Can't make it... I'll get there...

Rehersal.. Can't make it...

I'll get there one of these times..

Mars says Reserve is croweded.... Maybe a backup plan is in order.

John
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 12-02-2012, 03:37 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
Wish I'd have seen that sooner. I'm always up for...

Wish I'd have seen that sooner. I'm always up for a couple laps around the lake..:norton

I might sneak out tomorrow afternoon......Don't think I have any work so far for tomorrow....:wink:
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-23-2012, 10:48 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,022
Posted By JPSpen
The bottom line I think here is.. If the owner...

The bottom line I think here is.. If the owner hasn't had the caliper off..
And the dealer hasn't had the caliper off..:evil

Then it falls under the heading of. You should check those things...
Forum: Canada 11-23-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 5,800
Posted By JPSpen
"Your papers are not in order"........:deal...

"Your papers are not in order"........:deal .....Said the Nazzi.

Yes, You can now be arrested for not carrying the proper paperwork when you're out and about in the world.

Sometimes I'm...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 11-05-2012, 06:21 PM
Replies: 2,328
Views: 112,843
Posted By JPSpen
Hmmm.. Sounds reasonabe... But which bike to...

Hmmm.. Sounds reasonabe... But which bike to bring...:norton

John
Forum: Airheads 11-04-2012, 06:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,927
Posted By JPSpen
Keep looking... Right now you're looking...

Keep looking...

Right now you're looking at a couple of $500.00 parts bikes...

You can find a nice one out there in the price range you have in mind..

You just have to be patient and...
Forum: Airheads 10-31-2012, 03:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 8,596
Posted By JPSpen
You just ain't lookin at the right BMW's... ...

You just ain't lookin at the right BMW's...

Not Sexy ?

Sheeeeeeeet

http://i40.tinypic.com/wjg8wx.jpg

John
Forum: Equipment 10-28-2012, 01:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 551
Posted By JPSpen
On these plugs.. Center is almost always hot or...

On these plugs.. Center is almost always hot or positive.... On the extension, It really wouldn't matter anyway, It's just an extension..

If you're cutting one end off that cable to put the BMW...
Forum: Tejas and the Gulf States 10-25-2012, 03:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,132
Posted By JPSpen
State's budget is balanced ? Guess that's...

State's budget is balanced ?

Guess that's why there's a speed trap in every little town...:rofl

John
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