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Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2015, 10:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,845
Posted By VanXR
Two words: Test Ride

Two words: Test Ride
Forum: Equipment 02-26-2015, 09:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 376
Posted By VanXR
I have used 2 different Alaska Leather...

I have used 2 different Alaska Leather sheepskins. Long hair and short hair. I like them both but the short hair looks better but who cares if they both work. They are my "go to" covers.
I also...
Forum: Equipment 02-25-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 361
Posted By VanXR
Yep

Yep
Forum: GS Boxers 02-25-2015, 08:30 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 5,591
Posted By VanXR
I'm kind of bummed. Mine doesnt weep. I want to...

I'm kind of bummed. Mine doesnt weep. I want to see it weep. Weep mother &^%%$,, weep!!
Forum: Equipment 02-23-2015, 09:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,276
Posted By VanXR
Ok the decision has been made to purchase an...

Ok the decision has been made to purchase an Apple Macbook Air 13". Now the question. What is the best protection for it? I'm really interested in the Pelican products but I'm sure someone here...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Good grief, I am the technology guy in our riding...

Good grief, I am the technology guy in our riding group and this Nav V, Sena and iPhone are giving me grief.

All better now. Thanks for your help!!
Forum: GS Boxers 02-20-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
wonderwheel

Ok loaded my Nav V sd card with music. Plays fine through my Sena SMH 10. Problem is the wonderwheel wont control any music. I thought I could scroll through songs etc. Is there a setting I'm...
Forum: Thumpers 02-17-2015, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 329
Posted By VanXR
I run 14/50 and mine runs fantastic up to 89MPH

I run 14/50 and mine runs fantastic up to 89MPH
Forum: Equipment 02-15-2015, 10:01 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,068
Posted By VanXR
I'm going to buy a yellow diesel rotopax and put...

I'm going to buy a yellow diesel rotopax and put gas in it! Just because. Bunch of cry babies lately. Guess cold weather and no riding gets folks bitter.
Dayam
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-14-2015, 08:04 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,352
Posted By VanXR
I'm not sure of the gauge location either. When...

I'm not sure of the gauge location either. When we went through it the gauge said 18" which was spot on.
Nothing like personal experience though. I'm sure there's the deep side and the "not so...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 02-13-2015, 02:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,352
Posted By VanXR
According to the website the water is flowing...

According to the website the water is flowing @3.5 FEET. Damn!
Forum: Americas 02-11-2015, 04:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,718
Posted By VanXR
Lake Geneva is on the list. Free room at my...

Lake Geneva is on the list. Free room at my in-laws. If you have a better offer I'll let you know when I'll be there. :D
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2015, 08:37 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 11,068
Posted By VanXR
Ok, I know this is off topic (red vs white) but,...

Ok, I know this is off topic (red vs white) but, have any of you (red or white :evil) mounted your Rotopax on Jessies? More specifically, do I need to use a backing plate if screwed into the...
Forum: Americas 02-09-2015, 08:24 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,718
Posted By VanXR
I like this one a lot. I'm working on something...

I like this one a lot. I'm working on something like this for Lance Campers owners club. (LOA) www.lanceowners.org This is another good community site I belong to.
Forum: Americas 02-09-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 244
Posted By VanXR
Hey Girthy, Be nice to Jerry. He's an icon in...

Hey Girthy,
Be nice to Jerry. He's an icon in the offroad community. Hell, he made most of the trails out in the deserts. Plus he likes Girl Scout cookies while he's loading tracks into your GPS...
Forum: Americas 02-09-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,718
Posted By VanXR
Ok so here it goes, probably a dumb question... ...

Ok so here it goes, probably a dumb question...
I've lived in So Ca and Chicago suburbs my entire life. My plan for my cross country ride is to avoid the Interstates as much as possible. My...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-05-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 15,201
Posted By VanXR
CRF 150 present

This was yesterday for my sons 13th birthday. He was pretty excited when he got home from school and opened the garage.
...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-05-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 492
Views: 111,446
Posted By VanXR
That looks a lot like the track in San Pedro?? ...

That looks a lot like the track in San Pedro?? Forgot the name of it but my dad used to take me there in the 70's.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-03-2015, 08:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,675
Posted By VanXR
+1.

+1.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-31-2015, 07:38 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,180
Posted By VanXR
I have both. I like the GS handling and the GS...

I have both. I like the GS handling and the GS weather protection. (GSA windscreen added)
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2015, 09:35 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 6,151
Posted By VanXR
Sell it and go buy a Honda....

Sell it and go buy a Honda....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-30-2015, 12:07 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 424,244
Posted By VanXR
Argh, HEADSHAKE... My new to me 2013 GSW had 5K...

Argh, HEADSHAKE...
My new to me 2013 GSW had 5K miles when I bought it. I put another 2K on it pretty quickly.
I brought it in for some warranty work last month. (headshake, fuel smell,...
Forum: Equipment 01-28-2015, 10:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 395
Posted By VanXR
I use a sock.

I use a sock.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-28-2015, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 424,244
Posted By VanXR
Will too will too will too. Sorry I couldn't...

Will too will too will too. Sorry I couldn't resist. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 01-27-2015, 08:33 PM
Replies: 6,280
Views: 1,097,316
Posted By VanXR
Installed my new to me from another inmate GPR...

Installed my new to me from another inmate GPR Steering Damper on my 2013 R1200GSW

http://i10.photobucket.com/albums/a133/VanXR/2013%20R1200GS/Image_zps972c148a.jpg...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-26-2015, 10:32 PM
Replies: 2,952
Views: 424,244
Posted By VanXR
Why? 300k miles on a Toyota with tap water after...

Why? 300k miles on a Toyota with tap water after the thermostat failed at 34k. Never an issue and same radiator until the day I sold it. Maybe Ca. water is better?
I would not run my LC with water...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-21-2015, 10:16 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 6,298
Posted By VanXR
I bought a cheap rubber backed door mat for my...

I bought a cheap rubber backed door mat for my Epoxy (slick) garage floor. Not only does it protect the floor it makes taking it off the center stand a breeze.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-20-2015, 09:02 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,934
Posted By VanXR
Coming off the bikes you mentioned the GS will...

Coming off the bikes you mentioned the GS will feel A LOT different. The bars will feel like they are 3 miles wide and the upright position is like a dirt bike. I've never been "Too cold" to ride...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2015, 02:02 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Done and done. I even put one song on the...

Done and done. I even put one song on the devices hard drive and still nothing. Guess it may be a defective card reader.... Back to the dealer
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2015, 01:47 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Thanks guys. I formatted the card to FAT32 and...

Thanks guys. I formatted the card to FAT32 and still not go. I loaded a few mp3's on the card to test it and still nothing. V3.0 on the Nav V.

I also tried a different card 4 gig formatted to...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-15-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Well, I broke down and picked up a Nav V. I...

Well, I broke down and picked up a Nav V. I inserted a micro sd card 8 gig and the GPS does not seem to recognize it. Is there a setting somewhere? When I hook it to my CPU I can see it but on...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-14-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 6,143
Posted By VanXR
I had an '05 that never gave me any issues. I...

I had an '05 that never gave me any issues. I sold it and got an '09 RT. I made the mistake of riding a GSW. My '09 RT is for sale (shameless plug)
and my new to me 2013 GSW is sitting in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-13-2015, 08:27 AM
Replies: 6,280
Views: 1,097,316
Posted By VanXR
Any ideas on how do i fix the scratch? Make...

Any ideas on how do i fix the scratch?

Make up a REALLY good story. I always use Sharks in my stories but that might not work where you are.

"I was riding on the beach and a shark jumped out...
Forum: Vendors 01-11-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 305
Views: 42,499
Posted By VanXR
I'll bite.

I'll bite.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Been there, done that and no deal. They do...

Been there, done that and no deal. They do service my bikes but I bought the GS & RT used private party so I can understand.
Forum: GS Boxers 01-05-2015, 08:06 AM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 327,009
Posted By VanXR
Price Navigator V

Well my Garmin 1490 is dying so it's time to pony up the cash for the Nav V.

Another inmate told me to call around for a better price than the advertised price of $799 and buy out of state to...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-30-2014, 10:13 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,648
Posted By VanXR
Very nice. Let the adventure continue!

Very nice. Let the adventure continue!
Forum: GS Boxers 12-29-2014, 09:54 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 423
Posted By VanXR
GSW GSAW GS-911 Wifi group buy

Ok I know the cheapest thing on the BMW is the rider. That's me.

I'm REALLY struggling to buy a Nav 5 for my 2013 GSW I recently purchased USED from an inmate. The bike is LOADED with all options...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-29-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,048
Posted By VanXR
+1 for spin it off and put it back on "hand...

+1 for spin it off and put it back on "hand tight". I've always done that with cars and bikes and I've never had one leak or not come off at the next oil change. The one time the filter was a BITCH...
Forum: Day Trippin' 12-29-2014, 09:25 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,079
Posted By VanXR
I recognize that guy. Next time we need to get...

I recognize that guy. Next time we need to get the bikes dirty. Maybe a quick trip up by Ojai??
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