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Forum: Equipment 01-18-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 118
Views: 17,217
Posted By limeymike
Always had solid white helmets, now I have a...

Always had solid white helmets, now I have a solid white bike. My only danger is being hit by a snow plow.
Forum: Old's Cool 01-18-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,031
Posted By limeymike
What is the appeal of a 'Barn Find'? isn't...

What is the appeal of a 'Barn Find'? isn't 'Heated Garage Owned By Professional Mechanic Find' better?

That looks like a money grabbing Ho if I ever did see one. She'll let you ride her once in a...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-18-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
Does he really think it turns heads because it...

Does he really think it turns heads because it looks cool(sic) or because there is a moron on a POS with open pipes coming down the street?
Forum: Road warriors 01-14-2015, 03:21 PM
Replies: 1,765
Views: 261,929
Posted By limeymike
Winterized

http://i1370.photobucket.com/albums/ag268/bradshawm2004/IMG_04501_zps772f263c.jpg


It's been below freezing since Christmas day and I mean -20F freezing. So she is locked up on the battery tender...
Forum: Road warriors 01-07-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,443
Posted By limeymike
The 4V K bikes engines are bomb proof. Valves...

The 4V K bikes engines are bomb proof. Valves rarely need adjustment, just keep clean oil in it and 250K miles is easy. Mine has 120K+ miles and the compression is as it was when new. The final drive...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 05:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,443
Posted By limeymike
Slow to market, several years between first...

Slow to market, several years between first seeing spy photos to being available. (Are you listening Motus?)
A few months after release Honda unveiled the Goldwing 1800. (DOH)
Very top heavy. ...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 03:17 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,443
Posted By limeymike
Yes well, ummm, The K1200LT is probably the worst...

Yes well, ummm, The K1200LT is probably the worst bike BMW has put its name on. They put it out there to go after the Goldwing and failed. I'm a BMW fan and owner but have to roll my eyes at this...
Forum: Road warriors 01-06-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 4,193
Views: 491,667
Posted By limeymike
:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl

:rofl:rofl:rofl:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 01-05-2015, 01:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 5,443
Posted By limeymike
http://i1370.photobucket.com/albums/ag268/bradshaw...

http://i1370.photobucket.com/albums/ag268/bradshawm2004/K110LT_zps87f070a9.jpg

'93 K1100LT, 120K miles. Yes the splines on beemers need maintenance about every 25K miles, it's easy. Other than...
Forum: Old's Cool 01-05-2015, 12:57 PM
Replies: 269
Views: 51,501
Posted By limeymike
Pics of your historic barge needed . . . . pronto.

Pics of your historic barge needed . . . . pronto.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-29-2014, 01:29 PM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
Award Winning!? What the hell did it go up...

Award Winning!? What the hell did it go up against?
Forum: Old's Cool 12-24-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
Bikes in the MidWest are stupidly overpriced....

Bikes in the MidWest are stupidly overpriced. Everyone thinks there 80s/90s POS is worth thousands.
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-23-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 5,205
Views: 1,021,809
Posted By limeymike
Merry Christmas Kam & Sarah. *Thoughts...

Merry Christmas Kam & Sarah.


*Thoughts and prayers to the people of Glasgow, stunned to see the news.
Forum: Road warriors 12-17-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 9,587
Posted By limeymike
Why the Hell is Honda trying to sell trash bikes...

Why the Hell is Honda trying to sell trash bikes like this? Import the Transalp to the USA! This is cheap parts bin engineering at its best to cash in on the 'adventure' market. Rant over, carry on.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-14-2014, 07:10 PM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
All you need now is a cutlass and a hook, maybe a...

All you need now is a cutlass and a hook, maybe a wooden leg and you can head for the seven seas me matey!
Forum: Old's Cool 12-12-2014, 11:22 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,652
Posted By limeymike
They have had this a while, thought it would sell...

They have had this a while, thought it would sell faster, maybe a little high on price. They have a later GPZ1100 also.

http://www.cyclesalvage.net/cycle_images.php?make=kawasaki&cycle=691
Forum: Road warriors 12-12-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 4,193
Views: 491,667
Posted By limeymike
Good one. Sums it up nicely.:D

Good one. Sums it up nicely.:D
Forum: Old's Cool 12-10-2014, 01:18 PM
Replies: 3,200
Views: 923,516
Posted By limeymike
Please, please tell me that shiny clean floor is...

Please, please tell me that shiny clean floor is not in your shop!? My God, I felt the earth rotation stutter for a moment.




:D
Oh, and stop playin' with boats and pick the damn hammer up.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-09-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,919
Posted By limeymike
Windshield bracket

'93 or newer BMW K1100LT, I need one of the brackets the windshied mounts onto, the part number stamped on mine is 46-63-2309773. This is part of the adjustable windshield assembly.
Thanks.
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 323,902
Posted By limeymike
Haha, yep, better stay away from that kind of...

Haha, yep, better stay away from that kind of fluid. :D
Forum: Road warriors 12-07-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 323,902
Posted By limeymike
In the SE part of SD. I know of a very nice...

In the SE part of SD.

I know of a very nice K75 in my area, around $2800, clean and well looked after by BMW enthusiast. PM me for details if interested.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-04-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 40,725
Posted By limeymike
They were recall issues in Europe and bad press...

They were recall issues in Europe and bad press that killed any chance of it being a success. Nice mid size bike that should have given the Honda CX a run for its money and Honda sold bazillions of...
Forum: Old's Cool 12-04-2014, 03:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 972
Posted By limeymike
Tricks to clean Screen?

I have a few used screens that are hazy and have some minor scratches. What do you use to clean-polish your screens?. I've heard toothpaste or bug repellent that has deet in it as fixes.
Forum: Road warriors 12-04-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 287
Views: 26,405
Posted By limeymike
Honda has lost its edge in recent years with a...

Honda has lost its edge in recent years with a very boring line up of motorcycles.
Kawasaki & Yamaha have listened to their customers and produce motorcycles they want.
Forum: Old's Cool 12-03-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 3,200
Views: 923,516
Posted By limeymike
Eek WhereTheFuckIsHe?

WhereTheFuckIsHe?
Forum: Old's Cool 12-03-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
When I've spent a lot of money getting a Chevy...

When I've spent a lot of money getting a Chevy 350 rebuilt I always stuff a rag in the valve cover to protect it from dust-sand & water getting it. It IS the best protection.
Forum: Road warriors 12-02-2014, 12:42 PM
Replies: 4,193
Views: 491,667
Posted By limeymike
Motus. . . . . . . Wake me when they start...

Motus. . . . . . . Wake me when they start selling them. We all know where this is going to end.
Forum: Road warriors 11-30-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,080
Posted By limeymike
The FI is easily replaced with carbs as long as...

The FI is easily replaced with carbs as long as you are not hung up on keeping it original.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-30-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,503
Posted By limeymike
When it came down to it the K11 was the better...

When it came down to it the K11 was the better bike for what I need. Though both were well looked after the K11s history is extensive and rides like a new one. I would recommend a K75 to anyone but...
Forum: Road warriors 11-27-2014, 10:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 21,463
Posted By limeymike
Wind shield motors are weak so keep the mechanism...

Wind shield motors are weak so keep the mechanism clean and lubed.
Splines in the drive line will need service as per all Beemers.
Valves almost never need adjustment but easy to do.
ABS is not...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 11-21-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 7,706
Posted By limeymike
I ride older euro bikes, I like to know my bikes...

I ride older euro bikes, I like to know my bikes and service them. Just going out the garage turning a key and never turning a spanner seems a bit boring. I did have a ST1300 once, yes, amazing Honda...
Forum: Road warriors 11-20-2014, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 323,902
Posted By limeymike
It's that time of year Frickin winter. K11...

It's that time of year Frickin winter. K11 Service time, here is what's on the to do list:

Change; Motor Oil, Rear end fluid, Break Fluid, Fork Oil (new seals) Fuel filter, Air Filter, fuel...
Forum: Road warriors 11-16-2014, 08:27 AM
Replies: 1,499
Views: 323,902
Posted By limeymike
I have posted this on another thread and then I...

I have posted this on another thread and then I found this one. New to me 1993 K1100LT.

http://i1370.photobucket.com/albums/ag268/bradshawm2004/K110LT_zps87f070a9.jpg
Forum: Old's Cool 11-15-2014, 10:54 AM
Replies: 2,049
Views: 301,017
Posted By limeymike
I'll be glad when the cafe/Bobber - everyone is a...

I'll be glad when the cafe/Bobber - everyone is a bike builder days are over. Truly gruesome bastardizing of motorcycles and then they think it's worth 1000s above its true value.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-14-2014, 02:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,919
Posted By limeymike
Do you know if it's the Sport or the Tour?

Do you know if it's the Sport or the Tour?
Forum: Old's Cool 11-13-2014, 05:33 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,919
Posted By limeymike
Seat

Looking for a replacement seat for my K1100LT, Russell, Spencer, Corbin etc...

Cheers
Forum: Old's Cool 11-13-2014, 05:31 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,462
Posted By limeymike
Is there a fix for the hydrolock issue on the...

Is there a fix for the hydrolock issue on the side stand? great job on the conversion, i would imagine there a lot of wing owners looking to simplify there carbs.
Forum: Old's Cool 11-13-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 284
Views: 61,503
Posted By limeymike
New to me '93

After being away from beemerdom for a while having sold my 80RT this caught my eye and i pulled the trigger on it, '931100LT. 120Kmiles, nicely run in.
...
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2014, 11:47 AM
Replies: 2,186
Views: 362,349
Posted By limeymike
Thanks guys, your input is appreciated.

Thanks guys, your input is appreciated.
Forum: Road warriors 11-10-2014, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2,186
Views: 362,349
Posted By limeymike
Which would you buy?

1993 K75RT (55Kmiles) vs 1993 K11LT (110K miles)

Both same price, both in VGood condition. Both serviced by the same good indy mechanic. The 1100 has the abs disconnected, comes with top case and...
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