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Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Thanks. I'm about ready to quit my job and go to...

Thanks. I'm about ready to quit my job and go to the motorcycle technical school just to get this thing going.
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2014, 09:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Problem continues

Installed a new starter relay. Same.

A clicking sound from the relay. Sidestand switch is new as well. I hear the fuel pump pressurize with stand up and key on.

I guess I'll try and...
Forum: Thumpers 05-02-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
This problem has been an on again off again...

This problem has been an on again off again problem over the past few months. I'll buy a new relay and see how it goes. I'm about 180 miles from a dealer so $100 for a relay is cheaper than gas to...
Forum: Thumpers 04-20-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Battery is fine. Hooked it up to my RT and...

Battery is fine. Hooked it up to my RT and Vrrrrrrooom!

Is the starter relay the round switch that I'm hearing click? It's mounted just between the steering rack and the battery box.

...
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 02:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Yes, brand new - ion jobber. The "click"...

Yes, brand new - ion jobber.

The "click" I hear is from the switch just in front of where the battery sits. Not from the starter.
Forum: Thumpers 04-19-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 762
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Dakar won't start

How'd boys and girls:

So I have a 2002 F650 Dakar - 9k miles. Makes a clicking sound, coming from the little round switch by the battery. Thought it must be the side stand switch. Bought a...
Forum: Ride reports 12-13-2010, 06:19 PM
Replies: 7,097
Views: 3,275,820
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Awesome News. Congratulations! :clap

Awesome News. Congratulations! :clap
Forum: The Garage 08-01-2010, 06:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,877
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
I did the same thing. Just buy a NoMar and be...

I did the same thing. Just buy a NoMar and be happy. :D
Forum: Ride reports 06-19-2010, 09:18 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 13,078
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Good report Jamie...

Good report Jamie...
Forum: Ride reports 06-15-2010, 07:38 AM
Replies: 307
Views: 43,809
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
looking forward to the rest of the report. Y'all...

looking forward to the rest of the report. Y'all ride safe.
Forum: Road warriors 06-08-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Right. I avoid lugging the motor. It's a...

Right. I avoid lugging the motor.

It's a great bike. I need to get the battery harness recall done and have them check the Flash. Down here at the end of the world.. it's a production getting it...
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2010, 05:46 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
This thing just keeps getting better and better. ...

This thing just keeps getting better and better. The power is awesome but very smooth and predictable. Choppy below 2500 rpm still in 4th + but I think that's just the nature of the beast. A...
Forum: Ride reports 06-05-2010, 01:02 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 13,078
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Hank deserves an ADV decal for that water...

Hank deserves an ADV decal for that water crossing. Good job Hank! :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 05-31-2010, 03:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
You should buy another.. double down as they say....

You should buy another.. double down as they say. Would make your average cost per bike lower and well, you know you wanted the other color too! :D

I know I do...
Forum: Ride reports 05-31-2010, 03:10 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 13,078
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
In. Have fun with your dad. Good idea to...

In. Have fun with your dad.

Good idea to have a local Advrider get together weekly or monthly. Real good idea. Need to form a sub group here in the Keys.
Forum: Ride reports 05-31-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 32,707
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Awesome report. Thanks for bringing us along.

Awesome report. Thanks for bringing us along.
Forum: Road warriors 05-26-2010, 06:13 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
http://www.buell.com/en_us/tools/find-a-bike/...

http://www.buell.com/en_us/tools/find-a-bike/ says there are 105 of them, CR's, left nationwide.
Forum: Road warriors 05-23-2010, 03:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
I now have 2080 miles on my 1125CR, mostly just...

I now have 2080 miles on my 1125CR, mostly just to and from work 44 miles a day. Very fun. Rode my 1996 R1100RS today for the first time in a couple months, didn't seem too underpowered but it did...
Forum: Thumpers 05-18-2010, 08:05 PM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Oil / water and thanks!

I think we fixed Doug's bike. "we" I mean y'all... In any event... thanks.

Water pump seal seems to have been the issue.

:thumb
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2010, 12:14 PM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Does appear to be the water pump seal. He's got...

Does appear to be the water pump seal. He's got our local wrench working on it now. Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2010, 07:32 AM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Many Thanks! I'll pass the info on. I thought I...

Many Thanks! I'll pass the info on. I thought I recalled something about that. I had searched but search "oil" on this site at your own risk. :lol3

paul
Forum: Thumpers 05-17-2010, 07:06 AM
Replies: 16,141
Views: 1,935,168
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Water in the oil...

Buddy of mine has a 2003 Dakar with approx 26,000 miles. He noticed water in the oil and had a local bike shop change the head gasket. Rode it after picking it up and water in the oil again. I'm...
Forum: Ride reports 05-09-2010, 05:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,972
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Good job! Thanks.

Good job! Thanks.
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 8,599
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Sweet!

Sweet!
Forum: The Garage 04-19-2010, 07:40 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 934
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Thanks all.. here is her response and her thanks....

Thanks all.. here is her response and her thanks.


"Well, that is all very interesting. I will admit I do not really give my bike much of a warm up, so I guess I will from now on.
And my bike...
Forum: The Garage 04-18-2010, 06:50 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 934
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
I'm not sure what filter was used will find out. ...

I'm not sure what filter was used will find out. I did learn that it's a 2006 T1000 with 13k miles. Never had an over-heating event.
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 934
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Thanks. Seemed odd that she would get a change...

Thanks. Seemed odd that she would get a change on Monday and have a blown HG issue on Wednesday.

So what would be the down-side issues with using a filter that "fit" but wasn't the one called...
Forum: The Garage 04-16-2010, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 934
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Head Gasket failure

Would using an oil filter that "fit" but wasn't the actual filter called for result in a blown head gasket? Friend here in Key West suffered a blown HG on her bike after having an oil change and...
Forum: Americas 03-22-2010, 03:58 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,208
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Elizabeth City in NE NC is on the intercoastal. ...

Elizabeth City in NE NC is on the intercoastal. Economically challenged at present though from all accounts. Pretty part of the world though. :freaky
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2010, 12:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
501 miles on mine now. Getting used to the...

501 miles on mine now. Getting used to the mirrors. :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-21-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Were going for $6,500 in Fl around year-end. ...

Were going for $6,500 in Fl around year-end. Brand new ones all over ebay with less than 1,000 miles on them for that price range. $5,000 buy all of them you can find!
Forum: Road warriors 03-19-2010, 06:20 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
first 400 miles

Have been awesome. Breaking in the motor has been fun. Have been taking it on 40/50 mile runs each night after work. There is a road or two where I can get the rpms up to 7500 or so now that I'm...
Forum: Road warriors 03-15-2010, 06:03 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Thanks I'll try that too. No plans to throw the...

Thanks I'll try that too. No plans to throw the stock ones away. A little adjustment in the bases would be good.

Bar end mirrors at least on one side might be a good addition regardless.
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2010, 03:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Hmmm.. :thumb

Hmmm.. :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2010, 02:54 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Oh, failed to mention the mirrors SUCK! They...

Oh, failed to mention the mirrors SUCK! They aren't worth having. I'm not sure what the solution will be but about all I was able to see out of them were my shoulders.

Other than that all Aces!
Forum: Road warriors 03-14-2010, 02:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Well, I must say after a 220 mile ride today I am...

Well, I must say after a 220 mile ride today I am very impressed. Started the day in Ft Lauderdale with 58 miles on the clock. Rode it home (Cudjoe Key FL) Took the back road rode I-595 west to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2010, 12:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Test rode a Vrod once. That was fun same crazy...

Test rode a Vrod once. That was fun same crazy high rpm v-twin kind of thing. Rode the CR a couple weeks ago but just around Ft Lauderdale never got it out of 3rd gear. I am really looking forward to...
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2010, 10:29 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
http://www.buell.com/en_us/tools/find-a-bike/ ...

http://www.buell.com/en_us/tools/find-a-bike/

236 of those CR badboys out there brand new boys... phony up and get one while they last. :thumb
Forum: Road warriors 03-11-2010, 07:15 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
Thanks Doug... riding it from Ft Lauderdale this...

Thanks Doug... riding it from Ft Lauderdale this Sunday. Aprox 200 miiles. Should be telling. I'm worried about starting a speeding ticket collection. :D
Forum: Road warriors 03-10-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 7,812
Posted By Southernmost_Paul
It's a 2009 54 miles. Buying it from a friend of...

It's a 2009 54 miles. Buying it from a friend of mine who owned it a weekend when it bit him. Poor guy. Cold day, cold tires, FI rpm surge, too much front brake on a slick drive way - he took the...
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