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Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-14-2014, 06:36 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 1,209,403
Posted By Emoto
Garry, can you please confirm or list the steps...

Garry, can you please confirm or list the steps you used for what you're calling a manual export and copy?

Are they:

1. Click on desired route in lefthand pane of BaseCamp to highlight
2....
Forum: Equipment 08-14-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,014
Posted By Emoto
I will be taking a trip this weekend on the bike...

I will be taking a trip this weekend on the bike with my girlfriend, and we will both be using the new 20S units. We expect to cover at least 400 miles of varied riding conditions. So far, we have...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 09:22 AM
Replies: 829
Views: 59,758
Posted By Emoto
This is all about custom POI icons, and NOT about...

This is all about custom POI icons, and NOT about being able to replace the giant stupid heart icons, etc., when one makes waypoints, right?
Forum: Equipment 08-10-2014, 05:49 AM
Replies: 261
Views: 18,014
Posted By Emoto
I'm wondering about padding out the outer part of...

I'm wondering about padding out the outer part of the clamp from the helmet. On both helmets (Schubert & HJC) I've had to add the thick pad to the existing pad so that the chin piece doesn't disturb...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2014, 10:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,052
Posted By Emoto
:beer

:beer
Forum: GS Boxers 08-08-2014, 06:00 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,052
Posted By Emoto
Nice job! :thumb Here's another write-up on...

Nice job! :thumb

Here's another write-up on installation: http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=958437&highlight=altrider
Forum: GS Boxers 08-06-2014, 06:13 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,185
Posted By Emoto
I am going to post subjective opinion. Please do...

I am going to post subjective opinion. Please do not take it as criticism of anyone whose opinion differs. :deal

Weight bothers me in a bike. I am 6'3" and 240lbs., so it isn't a matter of not...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-05-2014, 04:34 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 11,306
Posted By Emoto
It will be interesting to read actual ride...

It will be interesting to read actual ride reports on the tires, and to see how long they last.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-05-2014, 04:28 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,020
Posted By Emoto
It is great for setting preload when you take a...

It is great for setting preload when you take a passenger. I also like changing damping on the fly to suit road conditions and speed. For example, I will set it on soft a lot of the time for the...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-04-2014, 09:41 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,466
Posted By Emoto
I bought a set of Tourance Nexts a month or so...

I bought a set of Tourance Nexts a month or so ago, the front from one vendor, the rear from another, and both were made in germany. :dunno
Forum: GS Boxers 08-03-2014, 09:33 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,273
Posted By Emoto
Based on the overhead view of the front and beak,...

Based on the overhead view of the front and beak, I like:

SPORKHEAD
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,273
Posted By Emoto
Water Cooled = WC = Water Closet = Toilet ...

Water Cooled = WC = Water Closet = Toilet

So..

TOILET

;-)
Forum: GS Boxers 07-31-2014, 07:29 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 209,244
Posted By Emoto
Did you run some kind of update that might have...

Did you run some kind of update that might have altered your discoverable setting? In other words, is it still turned off?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,464
Posted By Emoto
Another thought (and I have no opinion of...

Another thought (and I have no opinion of beemershop, I merely replied to Jim's message because it was the last one) is that it is still early in this model's life. What I mean by that is that I...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2014, 09:59 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 209,244
Posted By Emoto
Oh, then I think the card is probably fine. Am I...

Oh, then I think the card is probably fine. Am I correct that you are using BaseCamp on a windows machine and not a Mac?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2014, 09:17 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 209,244
Posted By Emoto
Have you tried the card in a reader slot or in...

Have you tried the card in a reader slot or in some other device, just to be sure the card itself still works?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,762
Posted By Emoto
If you don't mind my asking, how big are you? I'm...

If you don't mind my asking, how big are you? I'm riding a 2013 GSw with ESA and am just over 240, and the ESA works well for me both solo and 2-up. :dunno

Note that there are a couple of places...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-21-2014, 09:21 AM
Replies: 11,145
Views: 1,209,403
Posted By Emoto
When creating the route in basecamp, are you...

When creating the route in basecamp, are you zoomed in far enough to ensure that you drop the waypoint on exactly the road you want?
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2014, 12:23 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 5,843
Posted By Emoto
FWIW, I spoke with my local dealer today about...

FWIW, I spoke with my local dealer today about the possibility of bringing my 2013 GS in and hanging around fr the oil seal recall (assuming best case scenario of only needing the new bracket). They...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-18-2014, 10:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 440
Posted By Emoto
Wade, I know nothing about the J&M gear, but I...

Wade, I know nothing about the J&M gear, but I can tell you that I use a MixIt2 amp that accepts multiple inputs, and classifies one as a priority so if it gets signal on that one, it mutes all the...
Forum: GPS 101 - Which GPS For Me 07-17-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 519
Posted By Emoto
I'd have thought it easier to crimp some kind of...

I'd have thought it easier to crimp some kind of quick disconnect connectors to the cradle's power cord. If you search the laying down tracks forum you'll find tons of complaints about how the USB...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2014, 08:43 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 209,244
Posted By Emoto
My advice to you, or anyone, who is thinking...

My advice to you, or anyone, who is thinking about purchase is to contact bimmer5891 through a PM on this site and ask him about the Nav V. He works at a dealership, and tries to be "competitive" on...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-17-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 2,076
Views: 209,244
Posted By Emoto
Has he managed to wire it up such that it will...

Has he managed to wire it up such that it will actually stay ahead on charging the battery while being used as a GPS all day?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-16-2014, 08:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 796
Posted By Emoto
Um... :scratch I own one, and although it has...

Um... :scratch I own one, and although it has been a little while, I believe I did what I suggested with mine. :dunno
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-16-2014, 08:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 796
Posted By Emoto
Put it into mass storage mode...

Put it into mass storage mode (http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/OSM_Map_On_Garmin/Mass_Storage_Mode) then use a Windows explorer to find the 2 big map files (will probably be named something like...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-16-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,267
Posted By Emoto
My local dealer, who is good at service (although...

My local dealer, who is good at service (although too pricy for me in general) told me that the final drive gears come new with some kind of black finish on the metal (I forget what he called it)...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-15-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 7,348
Posted By Emoto
Hmmm. On mine, the TPMS doesn't offer a reading...

Hmmm. On mine, the TPMS doesn't offer a reading until you hit a certain speed,which I forget. Maybe 30 mph?
Forum: Equipment 07-15-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 535
Views: 60,552
Posted By Emoto
How well do the helmet speakers work if you're...

How well do the helmet speakers work if you're wearing ear plugs? :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2014, 11:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 815
Posted By Emoto
Beat me to it. :thumb

Beat me to it. :thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2014, 05:04 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 6,846
Posted By Emoto
(OP = Original Poster - the person who started...

(OP = Original Poster - the person who started the thread, FY)

One thing to consider is the direction of flow of the coolant. I have not taken the time to look for a diagram, but if the hot...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-10-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 829
Views: 59,758
Posted By Emoto
That brings up a good question that I would like...

That brings up a good question that I would like to pose to the group:

The map screen allows (I think) you to have two buttons on it. You can choose what they are. I believe that the 2 stock ones...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 11:49 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,844
Posted By Emoto
I don't know. The TT rubber bungs stick out some...

I don't know. The TT rubber bungs stick out some distance, and the hardened bolt used in the AltRider installation is sized for length so that the AltRider parts are flush against the bike frame....
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2014, 08:17 AM
Replies: 1,520
Views: 127,024
Posted By Emoto
Been wondering the same thing.

Been wondering the same thing.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-09-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 303
Posted By Emoto
When I had one, I mounted it on the left...

When I had one, I mounted it on the left handlebar near the mirror with a fairly short RAM arm. It worked really well there. Here is a photo. It looks a little odd because I set up the GPS to work...
Forum: Vendors 07-09-2014, 06:10 AM
Replies: 463
Views: 85,602
Posted By Emoto
:lol3 :thumb

:lol3 :thumb
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 01:52 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,589
Posted By Emoto
http://emoto.smugmug.com/photos/i-PL8fFMn/0/L/i-PL...

http://emoto.smugmug.com/photos/i-PL8fFMn/0/L/i-PL8fFMn-L.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,844
Posted By Emoto
Hmm. I think this mounting method is far more...

Hmm. I think this mounting method is far more robust than the plastic bungs that TT uses, and more likely to hold the bars in place under duress. Having said that, I hope to not put them to that...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 9,288
Posted By Emoto
This is why people recommend using the OEM...

This is why people recommend using the OEM filter, or the ones that beemerboneyard sells.

I suppose you could remove your crashbars in order to use that crap filter? No offense. :lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,844
Posted By Emoto
Skyliner, thanks for the kind words. The answer...

Skyliner, thanks for the kind words. The answer is that there is some protection. I thought my review was getting too big to include this, but since you asked...

AltRider's attention to detail...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-08-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,426
Posted By Emoto
Hmmm.

Hmmm.
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