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Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 2,453
Views: 436,694
Posted By 268
It lost About 100gram (3 psi?) a day. I sprinkled...

It lost About 100gram (3 psi?) a day. I sprinkled some liquid soap on the bend part and could see tiny bubbles of air escaping.
Nothing too serious to worry about, but planning on keeping the bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2013, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2,453
Views: 436,694
Posted By 268
Just got the wheel back. It was bent on both...

Just got the wheel back. It was bent on both sides ( top and bottom so to speak)
Cost me 45 minute story on how the LC rides :D, and 50 which is a fair deal :deal
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2013, 06:13 AM
Replies: 2,453
Views: 436,694
Posted By 268
So, this weekend I took the LC up to the Ardennes...

So, this weekend I took the LC up to the Ardennes for some twisted riding. Going out of of a small village I rode through a pothole I didn't see, at 40mph.
Result : a dented cast front wheel :cry....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-04-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,446
Posted By 268
Congrats on your new baby. Hope you'll enjoy it...

Congrats on your new baby. Hope you'll enjoy it as much as I do mine :1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 10:45 PM
Replies: 2,150
Views: 591,770
Posted By 268
yes I know. Just arrived home and was to tired to...

yes I know. Just arrived home and was to tired to alter 'spice up' the vid...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-01-2013, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2,150
Views: 591,770
Posted By 268
Took her to the track today, for a spin amongst...

Took her to the track today, for a spin amongst the other locals :D
Don't know how to embed on the ipad, so sorry for that..

http://youtu.be/Yq8WRLwLeC8
Forum: GS Boxers 06-27-2013, 01:08 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Veel rijgenot :D have fun on what should be a...

Veel rijgenot :D have fun on what should be a wonderful trip :1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 06-26-2013, 01:13 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,609
Posted By 268
I Actually tried out the enduro mode only one...

I Actually tried out the enduro mode only one time :eek1
Should try it out more often.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-26-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,609
Posted By 268
Let him put it in rain mode, that'll smooth the...

Let him put it in rain mode, that'll smooth the throttle response.
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2013, 10:41 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
When riding at a normal pace and on decent roads...

When riding at a normal pace and on decent roads I find the Dyna mode also on the harsh side. The bike wants to stabilize too quick, (which is indeed a rebound issue) and gives you that...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-25-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Remarkable how you 'feel' the LC. I test...

Remarkable how you 'feel' the LC.

I test rode a stock Tiger last year, the bike felt sluggish, wasn't all that impressed by the 800cc triple engine, and the brakes are indeed the worst one can buy...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2013, 06:30 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,382
Posted By 268
Good for you..

Good for you..
Forum: GS Boxers 06-05-2013, 12:05 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
maybe 205 but nice vid :clap ...

maybe 205 but nice vid :clap
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=peQaeU4O_pA
Forum: GS Boxers 05-28-2013, 04:22 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By 268
Got a brand new pannier yesterday, after one...

Got a brand new pannier yesterday, after one broke down. Nice service from BMW :1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 05-26-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 2,813
Views: 387,643
Posted By 268
The dealer definitely has to put the screen on....

The dealer definitely has to put the screen on. Saw mine being uncradled and the screen wasn't on te bike.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2013, 11:26 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
:1drink:rofl:1drink

:1drink:rofl:1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 05-23-2013, 07:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By 268
Hopefully some nice weather im Harz :1drink

Hopefully some nice weather im Harz :1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 05-23-2013, 06:56 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By 268
Yes I broke one :cry Hung the right pannier...

Yes I broke one :cry
Hung the right pannier onto the bike and wanted to close the big red lever, using the same force as I've done maybe 25 times already. When pushing down the big red lever I hear...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2013, 12:51 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By 268
Do keep us informed on your trip. Coming out of...

Do keep us informed on your trip. Coming out of the hotel last Monday, I freaked out a little bit because of something snapping in the locking mechanism :huh
Luckily I could push the two sliding...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2013, 12:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By 268
Bluhduh I don't think the forth and back sliding is a big...

I don't think the forth and back sliding is a big problem, just as long as the small black sliding thingies stay underneath the solid metal parts, the pannier isn't going anywhere.
It would be a...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2013, 01:00 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By 268
Like I mentioned. On my LC, aT first it was...

Like I mentioned. On my LC, aT first it was rather difficult to put one pannier on (the left one). Had the same problem you mentioned with the slider getting under the metal part of the bike. The...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-20-2013, 07:22 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By 268
Aaaarrrgh, just when I said this morning I have...

Aaaarrrgh, just when I said this morning I have no problems with the panniers..
Got out of the hotel after breakfast and wanted to put the panniers on : I put the right pannier onto the bike, and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-19-2013, 11:25 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,885
Posted By 268
No adjustment whatsoever. Had the same...

No adjustment whatsoever.

Had the same problem on my left pannier, being unable to close the large red swivel.
After several attempts, and pushing real hard down on the pannier itself, the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-03-2013, 11:54 PM
Replies: 2,150
Views: 591,770
Posted By 268
yeah, give the man some more stress... :D:D ...

yeah, give the man some more stress... :D:D

So emack, the bike really is a blast, and with the nice weather coming up this weekend, we won't be posting here since we'll be having a sh*tload of fun...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2013, 11:13 AM
Replies: 108
Views: 39,529
Posted By 268
Well, I've been riding for29 years now, and...

Well, I've been riding for29 years now, and always pretty much hated Harley's and BMW riders.
To me they were nothing but posers, with their fancy and shiny bikes. and being a speed-addict most of...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2013, 02:13 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,543
Posted By 268
Well, the handlebar reservoir doesn't influence...

Well, the handlebar reservoir doesn't influence the oil level in the clutch itself, but it does influence the clutch lever. Because of the handlebar-reservoir being too low, I couldn't (with a cold...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2013, 12:35 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,543
Posted By 268
double checked the clutch fluid this morning. ...

double checked the clutch fluid this morning.
reservoir on the handlebar is now filled for 50%, with a cold engine.

and there is no white stuff floating around in the oil :D
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2013, 12:08 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
little over 3000km and no oil usage.

little over 3000km and no oil usage.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2013, 02:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,543
Posted By 268
Oh well, already had too many other bikes with...

Oh well, already had too many other bikes with way more worse issues than a low level clutch oil, to get worried about :wink:

Just open the little reservoir on top of your handlebar (left side),...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 3,543
Posted By 268
problem with my LC disengaged not so disengaged...

problem with my LC disengaged not so disengaged clutch is solved today :D

Went to the dealer, explaining him that when I rode off with a cold engine, the clutch didn't disengage completely, so it...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2013, 05:03 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Yes, I have (had) this "jump forward" thing as...

Yes, I have (had) this "jump forward" thing as well, but its gotten worse. With the clutch lever is pos. 1 the bike won't go from first to second gear with the clutch lever fully engaged.
The bike...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2013, 12:27 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
the lever position : you can adjust your clutch...

the lever position : you can adjust your clutch lever (on the left handlebar) froms position 1 to 4.
Normally pos. 1 is when you have smaller hands, so the clutch lever comes closer to the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2013, 09:11 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Yes, it seems to go decrease a lot, when I put...

Yes, it seems to go decrease a lot, when I put the clutch lever in position 4, but it really never goes away.
Now I've had several bikes and some of them had this 'noise-issue' as well, so I don't...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-28-2013, 06:42 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Maybe a clutch problem. With a cold engine, and...

Maybe a clutch problem.
With a cold engine, and my clutch lever in the position N1 (shortest distance from the handlebar) I can't get the bike into gear.
Also, when I engage the clutch lever,...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-27-2013, 12:58 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,569
Posted By 268
Your heart has already made up its mind, you...

Your heart has already made up its mind, you should just listen to it :ear :wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 04-26-2013, 04:25 AM
Replies: 606
Views: 210,253
Posted By 268
Do you already have your side panniers IB1 ? ...

Do you already have your side panniers IB1 ?
Will be going for that soft top luggage I think
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2013, 11:15 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 32,618
Posted By 268
riding the A3's on the new LC as well. coming...

riding the A3's on the new LC as well.
coming from a trackbike and ditto riding style I can say the A3's are holding up pretty well in corners :D
Only when exiting very hard on sharp turns in...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-25-2013, 11:07 PM
Replies: 606
Views: 210,253
Posted By 268
pls tell us what the wife thinks of it. Looking...

pls tell us what the wife thinks of it. Looking to buy the same bag as well..
My wife hopes she cn lean onto it, but I think it will be to 'weak/soft'...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2013, 12:34 AM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Can't seem to attach the left pannier on the...

Can't seem to attach the left pannier on the bike. Panniers are BMW original. The sliding thingies on the pannier doesn't seem to grip underneath the metal parts on the bike.

Am I doing anything...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2013, 02:03 PM
Replies: 11,394
Views: 2,148,712
Posted By 268
Haha, very true, took a 480km trip to France...

Haha, very true, took a 480km trip to France today (champagne area). We really had a blast :clap:clap
Pics will arrive, promise :1drink
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