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Forum: Canada 01-21-2015, 07:59 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 816
Posted By farmerger
Starts OK if its just below freezing but anything...

Starts OK if its just below freezing but anything below -10C and the puny battery can't make it happen. Couple of good kicks though and she lights right up even at those temps. Haven't tried it...
Forum: Canada 01-21-2015, 07:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 816
Posted By farmerger
https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

https://fbcdn-sphotos-f-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10857939_10153508498989848_8274592522722621338_n.jpg?oh=8e9e33f2a15654d898e309839ac30649&oe=5559AA67&__gda__=1428902194_5613ee66e090aa68...
Forum: Canada 01-21-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 816
Posted By farmerger
Wicked https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-...

https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xap1/v/t1.0-9/10636321_10153629370474848_8320660693403592427_n.jpg?oh=59aa02e52acc4aa3278453d8a0abbd98&oe=555CBDA7&__gda__=1432123122_d28da6d63e077f9a...
Forum: Canada 12-30-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,665
Posted By farmerger
Not against it at all.:D

Not against it at all.:D
Forum: Canada 12-29-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,665
Posted By farmerger
Wink Worthy Cause

If you are going to go rally against ICBC policies may I suggest a combo deal on the two topics in this thread; one collector plate for multiple bikes and cost vs. cc's. IMHO what would make the...
Forum: Canada 12-20-2014, 10:01 AM
Replies: 112
Views: 4,665
Posted By farmerger
When you purchase insurance your agent asks where...

When you purchase insurance your agent asks where you will be using the vehicle not where you live. Insuring it for one area and predominantly using it in another will, if found out when the you...
Forum: Canada 10-24-2014, 08:00 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
Question Confused

OK so what am I missing here? Not trying to start a pissing match here just looking for some explanations. The OP's bike is Closed Competition, so RIV will not deal with. So if the Registrar of...
Forum: Canada 10-23-2014, 09:37 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
Bob, did you read his first post where he stated...

Bob, did you read his first post where he stated the bike was closed course competition:deal ? His bike is RIV exempt.
Forum: Canada 10-23-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
Eh? You are making one hell of a mountain out of this...

You are making one hell of a mountain out of this mole hill. Look at it this way, you have proof that you bought the bike, where doesn't really matter. Think about how many of us that will have...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 08-11-2014, 03:13 PM
Replies: 9,149
Sticky: PNW Flea Market
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Posted By farmerger
Laugh Got any more pics?

https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-jMcbVocY0FDpgLpMP5MQLi5ZLtu1Hx3lOFCuiqFhvQyxJTOH6QM-e6ArYa0lnpW8HIBAA=w1646-h845
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Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-02-2014, 08:51 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 8,935
Posted By farmerger
I just picked up a Samsung Note 3 and have been...

I just picked up a Samsung Note 3 and have been able to record tracks very well using Orux. With a little work you can download maps for off-line use. I'm still working on how to protect it while...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 06-22-2014, 01:41 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 7,082
Posted By farmerger
Question Update

Hey outofcontrol,

I'm thinking of doing the same with my note 3. Would you mind giving an update on what case/mount you ended up using and how the note 3 worked for you in general as a GPS.
...
Forum: Canada 06-21-2014, 07:11 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 735
Posted By farmerger
Wink Thumbs up for Beacon, they stood by their off...

Thumbs up for Beacon, they stood by their off road policy when I crashed in a creek last year.:deal:clap

Get at least $2 million liability from ICBC and pick up an UMP (underinsured motorist...
Forum: Canada 06-01-2014, 09:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,857
Posted By farmerger
Cool2 Never owned a VW but its all my father has had...

Never owned a VW but its all my father has had since the 70's. Presently he is driving a Tiguan and that VW has been trouble free since bought new 4 years ago but it also only has 25k km on it. ...
Forum: Canada 04-10-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,882
Posted By farmerger
Laugh Looks like this...

Looks like this (http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=968442) would fit the bill. Good luck on your test.
Forum: Canada 04-02-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By farmerger
There is no duty on motorcycle parts. If you got...

There is no duty on motorcycle parts. If you got charged duty and you still have the receipt go get your dough back. There are the usual PST/HST taxes and Canada post does charge $9.95 these days...
Forum: Canada 04-02-2014, 10:46 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,531
Posted By farmerger
Wink UK shopping/shipping

What he said. I haven't ordered from RR myself, but two weekends ago I ordered some parts for my GS from the states and some parts for my wife's road bike from an outfit in the UK. Total...
Forum: Canada 03-11-2014, 07:56 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,218
Posted By farmerger
Bluhduh Saw the first add for the CCM on Kijiji at...

Saw the first add for the CCM on Kijiji at Daytona Motorsports here in BC. $12,999.:eek1:cry:huh
Forum: Canada 03-09-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
Cool2 Tell the US seller to go to his BMW dealer and...

Tell the US seller to go to his BMW dealer and say he needs the "Vehicle History" report because he is selling it and the buyer wants prove all recalls were done. No need to mention its for a...
Forum: Canada 12-25-2013, 08:53 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,045
Posted By farmerger
Merry Christmas to you all! ...

Merry Christmas to you all!

http://farmerger.smugmug.com/photos/i-CPjL7KP/0/XL/i-CPjL7KP-XL.jpg
Forum: Canada 12-16-2013, 11:50 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,876
Posted By farmerger
Sounds like a grand adventure!:clap You may want...

Sounds like a grand adventure!:clap You may want to consider trucking your bike to the Okanagen and going south through that valley. I rode a bike back from San Diego in early April a few years...
Forum: Canada 10-19-2013, 08:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 795
Posted By farmerger
Laugh Awesome find! Loved the text and the...

Awesome find! Loved the text and the pictures!:rofl
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-30-2013, 11:42 AM
Replies: 1,509
Views: 120,057
Posted By farmerger
Watch it to the end and you'll see that the RR...

Watch it to the end and you'll see that the RR driver knew that getting out of his SUV with all those bozos are around would not end well. What a bunch of twatwaffles those riders were. My vote,...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2013, 11:01 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,187
Posted By farmerger
I bought a used one and sent it to Renazco for...

I bought a used one and sent it to Renazco for some TLC. Positive: The seat turned out beautifully and is super comfortable for long on road stints cause you can move around on it. Also works much...
Forum: Canada 09-09-2013, 08:03 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,869
Posted By farmerger
I doubt a provincial force would have acted much...

I doubt a provincial force would have acted much differently, and if switched over from the RCMP it would just be the same members in a new uniform. They need to be charged with break and enter and...
Forum: Canada 09-09-2013, 07:36 PM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
:D:lol3:1drink Ha, ha, ha, I totally missed...

:D:lol3:1drink Ha, ha, ha, I totally missed that.:clap
Forum: Canada 09-09-2013, 11:35 AM
Replies: 757
Views: 108,398
Posted By farmerger
http://farmerger.smugmug.com/Computers/Odds/i-HxxW...

http://farmerger.smugmug.com/Computers/Odds/i-HxxWfhV/0/X2/01-99-t2013-03-eng-X2.jpg:deal

If you paid duty on your KTM, other than GST/PST/HST, get your money back.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2013, 09:02 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,828
Posted By farmerger
Maybe I'm misunderstanding, but you are saying...

Maybe I'm misunderstanding, but you are saying that when they turned the engine to TDC for the left cylinder, and then measured the gap between the rocker and the valve stem (the valve clearance),...
Forum: Canada 08-28-2013, 08:45 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 11,936
Posted By farmerger
Cool2 Call these guys (http://www.miacinc.ca/). Been...

Call these guys (http://www.miacinc.ca/). Been told they can get it in but they are not cheap, last I heard it was around $1000. Good luck.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 14,121
Posted By farmerger
Not sure about the cam heads or now water cooled...

Not sure about the cam heads or now water cooled boxers, but my hex head has a huge vent line that runs from the bottom of the airbox to the left crankcase. So technically the water does not even...
Forum: Canada 08-21-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By farmerger
We rode this last year mapping out a possible C...

We rode this last year mapping out a possible C route for the Loosescrew dualsport ride out of Kamloops. I should still have my notes and could be persuaded to get you exact mileages if you like. ...
Forum: Canada 08-20-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 717
Posted By farmerger
Wicked You forgot to look at his avatar, seems that he...

You forgot to look at his avatar, seems that he specializes in deep water crossings.:evil
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 1,069
Views: 197,243
Posted By farmerger
http://i1148.photobucket.com/albums/o568/brian0119...

http://i1148.photobucket.com/albums/o568/brian011952/resize6_zps47665580.jpg

Smugmug is the way to go and supports Baldy the owner of Smugmug and this site.:clap
Forum: Thumpers 08-03-2013, 04:54 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 28,822
Posted By farmerger
Yup that's the one. Did you see the project one...

Yup that's the one. Did you see the project one on Craigslist as well, I think around $3k but needs engine work. Couple in Alberta as well on Kijiji.
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 28,822
Posted By farmerger
Wicked Only seen a couple pics of it so far, but it...

Only seen a couple pics of it so far, but it looks like off the showroom floor. But asking price is pretty steep, almost $9k.:deal:eek1. Not sure any 2007 bike is worth that kind of coin.
Forum: Thumpers 07-30-2013, 03:21 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 28,822
Posted By farmerger
Question What would you pay for an 07 with under a 1000 km...

What would you pay for an 07 with under a 1000 km on it?:ear
Forum: GS Boxers 07-13-2013, 09:42 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,492
Posted By farmerger
Been on the fence on selling it for a while now. ...

Been on the fence on selling it for a while now. It will go up for sale once/if its fixed. If it does get fixed I want the buyer to be confident in buying a solid bike, not a liability. Thanks for...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2013, 01:43 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,492
Posted By farmerger
Been reading the repair manual and did some quick...

Been reading the repair manual and did some quick pricing....holy smokes...BMW says to replace the piston and cylinder as they are a matched pair in size. Also, to get the correct piston you have to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2013, 09:31 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,492
Posted By farmerger
Eek Carnage pics at 11

Here is the piston

http://farmerger.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/R1200GS/i-TTdkZnj/0/XL/P1010403-XL.jpg

and the valves
...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2013, 11:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,492
Posted By farmerger
Puke Houston we made contact

Well, disassembly is complete. Both intake valves contacted the piston. Will get some pics up tomorrow. I don't see any damage to piston or valves, basically looks like it just knocked the...
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