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Forum: Airheads 11-02-2013, 04:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Serge
$4500

$4500
Forum: Airheads 11-02-2013, 04:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 670
Posted By Serge
What's it worth? '73 R75/5

Very good condition; fairly major rebuild a few years ago.

I've got it for sale here and on craigslist.

No interest yet.

Not really trying to pimp the for sale thread.

Just curious if I'm...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 02-09-2013, 12:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 638
Posted By Serge
My '73 had a title from IA so no problem...

My '73 had a title from IA so no problem registering it.
I looked at an older Honda 750 one time without a title and backed out.
There are a few places in town that specialize in getting titles but...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-28-2012, 08:28 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 6,122
Posted By Serge
There used to be a guy on here from somewhere in...

There used to be a guy on here from somewhere in Europe that made a conversion piece. B Art or something like that; there's a few threads on it. Not sure if he's still on here or even making it...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 12-11-2011, 05:51 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,779
Posted By Serge
If you're got a day or two drive around the...

If you're got a day or two drive around the various areas. That'll give you an idea if the feeling is good.

Temple Terrace is an option. Older neighborhood with mostly larger lots and no HOA's. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2011, 05:19 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Serge
Thanks for the replies

Yeah, the computer is on the bike.
I'm with poolside that I never thought of that interpretation.

Fact of the matter is I can't think of another bike I'd rather have.

Guess I'll look at...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-08-2011, 06:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 615
Posted By Serge
Price help please

Considering putting my '08 1200 GS up for sale.
Prices are all over the place.

'08 GS w/ 13k miles
ABS, ASC & TPM
On board computer
Heated grips
Spokes & factory side cases
PIAA lights...
Forum: Old's Cool 06-05-2010, 07:14 PM
Replies: 2,479
Views: 576,424
Posted By Serge
FS 1973 R75/5 LWB Tampa, FL

FYI:

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=586657
Forum: Airheads 04-15-2010, 05:56 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 6,323
Posted By Serge
From here: ...

From here:

http://www.bikeexif.com/bmw-r1007-custo

http://www.bikeexif.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/bmw-r100-cafe-racer.jpg

Not mine
Forum: GS Boxers 06-14-2009, 04:18 AM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,216,426
Posted By Serge
Here you go

http://i178.photobucket.com/albums/w250/serge-storms/misc/IMG_0888.jpg

http://i178.photobucket.com/albums/w250/serge-storms/misc/IMG_0890.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 12-14-2008, 11:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,384
Posted By Serge
If you're up for a ride you can try Ted Porter's...

If you're up for a ride you can try Ted Porter's BeemerShop.

http://www.beemershop.com/

Very good reputation and he probably has the best prices in CA. Not a dealer though so warranty work...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2008, 02:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,257
Posted By Serge
Vario Top Case Questions

Considering the top case and had a few questions.

If mounted in place of the passenger seat is it a pain to swing the leg over when mounting the bike?

Just what can fit inside? A 12 pack of...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 09-13-2008, 06:19 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By Serge
Sorry guys

I've got to cancel. Bike's getting picked up this morning due to the wonderful EWS error on the GS. Probably not going to get it back until TUE or WED.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2008, 07:51 PM
Replies: 3,244
Views: 316,906
Posted By Serge
Here's another one

'08, 1830 miles, never used the kill switch.
Stopped at the store for some refreshments on the way home from work.
Sidestand up, in neutral, turn the key, wait for the checks, then blamo, EWS!
Got...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 09-10-2008, 05:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By Serge
I'm game for whatever. Skipper's is good,...

I'm game for whatever.
Skipper's is good, haven't been there in years.
Weeknights might be tough for some to make.
A Saturday lunch might get more attendance.

But, I could make next Tue @...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 09-07-2008, 06:26 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 873
Posted By Serge
Tampa get together?

The last time this idea surfaced it got to a few pages but no dice. The thread never got merged during the segregation of regionals.

Who's in?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-02-2008, 09:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,885
Posted By Serge
Euro Cycles in Tampa were very easy to work with...

Euro Cycles in Tampa were very easy to work with when I bought a couple of months ago.

http://www.bmwrides.com/
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2008, 04:48 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,131
Posted By Serge
Same here. Last tank of gas went from 45...

Same here.

Last tank of gas went from 45 miles remaining to 0 in an instant. Filled it up with 153 on the odometer and it took 3.78 gallons. Fired back up and still shows fuel warning with 0...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-21-2008, 06:08 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,775
Posted By Serge
This might be location dependent. When I lived...

This might be location dependent. When I lived in CA I saw GS' and dual sports everywhere. Here in FL you rarely see a dual sport, let alone a GS.

The more you spend the more they should be...
Forum: Equipment 05-13-2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 948
Posted By Serge
Thanks for the replies. I have the waist cut so...

Thanks for the replies. I have the waist cut so no pockets to remove.

I was on a Dakar last summer, now on the 1200, might look at the Flowjet from Wunderlich or find a stocker to cut down.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2008, 05:36 PM
Replies: 367
Views: 87,527
Posted By Serge
Do you have ESA?

Do you have ESA?
Forum: Equipment 05-12-2008, 01:52 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 948
Posted By Serge
Anybody remove Motoport chest & thigh armor for the summer?

I've got the Motoport Air Mesh Kevlar jacket and pants.
I went through last summer here in FL dealing with the heat.
It was OK but still sucked quite a bit.
I'm thinking of removing the chest and...
Forum: Vendors 05-01-2008, 05:16 PM
Replies: 187
Views: 31,929
Posted By Serge
Sunpass Holder?

Any recent developments on that holder you mentioned a while ago?

Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,274
Posted By Serge
Thanks for the replies.

Didn't mean for this to get into a debate about ASC or TPM, there are plenty of those threads.

Merely rambling on about some thoughts, looking for insight.

Probably going to just bite the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2008, 03:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,274
Posted By Serge
Decisions, decisions....1200 purchasing dilemma

Buy the bike tomorrow without ASC & TPM, or order it and wait 2 months....

Same exact bike except for those two features, plus the extra coin of course.

I'm willing to go a reasonable distance...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2008, 11:18 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 893
Posted By Serge
Bump for an old thread with the same question

If I can't find what I want in dealer stock within a reasonable distance I'm considering just ordering. How long should I expect to wait? Local dealer says a conservative estimate is 8 weeks, 5...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-15-2008, 02:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,592
Posted By Serge
Nothing wrong with BMW Tampa, they just don't...

Nothing wrong with BMW Tampa, they just don't have any 07's.
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-14-2008, 06:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Serge
And the verdict is.......Dakar stays. A...

And the verdict is.......Dakar stays.

A local ADV'er let me borrow his 1200 this evening for a brief spin. I owe him a few beers and diner.

I really really liked the 1200. Just not enough to...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-14-2008, 06:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,592
Posted By Serge
Thanks for all the replies. Just a note, the...

Thanks for all the replies.

Just a note, the dealer in question has been very very good to work with.
It wasn't anything against him, just plunking down that much cash site unseen is a little...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 01-13-2008, 06:04 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,592
Posted By Serge
Anybody ever bought a new bike from a dealer unseen and had it delivered?

I've got a line on a new bike from a dealer far enough away that price wise and time wise a fly and ride won't work.

Anybody ever done this before? Good or bad?

I'm not worried about the bike...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-13-2008, 07:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Serge
Not a dumb question. Tampa doesn't have any and...

Not a dumb question. Tampa doesn't have any and Orlando doesn't have one I'm interested in. I wouldn't take one of theirs for a test ride if I wasn't going to buy it.



Thanks for the offer...
Forum: The Sandbox - AKA Flatistan 01-11-2008, 10:21 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,014
Posted By Serge
Anyone with a 1200GS willing to loan a test ride around Tampa?

I'm in Tampa. Seriously thinking of upgrading from the Dakar to a 1200GS.
I've got a line on one up north for a fly and ride but would like to take one for a brief spin first.
I'm not interested...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 04-12-2007, 11:03 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,417
Posted By Serge
Bump...

Just moved to Tampa from CA.

First, where the hell are all the curves?

Second, July and August must suck on a bike huh?

When's the next meet?
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2007, 11:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 693
Posted By Serge
I need to remove them because I'm upgrading bags...

I need to remove them because I'm upgrading bags and would like to sell the whole kit.

Are all the other kits similar with their approach to mounting the forward portion on the footpegs for this...
Forum: Thumpers 02-18-2007, 01:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 693
Posted By Serge
Rack removal help

I've got the Givi racks on my Dakar. They have an insert that goes inside the inner hollow portion of each passenger footpeg. This insert has a female threaded hole to accept a bolt that the...
Forum: Equipment 02-02-2007, 11:18 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 12,334
Posted By Serge
What's the protection like in these? Any toe...

What's the protection like in these?
Any toe caps or heel cups? Ankle discs?
Or is it just heavy duty leather?

Thanks
Forum: Vendors 01-31-2007, 07:22 PM
Replies: 2,295
Views: 752,510
Posted By Serge
1520's as side cases yet?

Roger,

A while ago you mentioned modifying your racks / brackets to allow 1520's as side cases. Any update?

Thanks
Forum: Vendors 10-08-2006, 09:44 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 109,452
Posted By Serge
I have the Air Mesh, not the Ultra 2's. I'll try...

I have the Air Mesh, not the Ultra 2's. I'll try this advice though. Thanks.
Forum: Vendors 10-07-2006, 09:07 AM
Replies: 396
Views: 109,452
Posted By Serge
Armor fitment question for Wayne

Wayne,

I got my air Mesh Kevlar Jacket and Pants last week. I wore them without the liners for around an hour like suggested. They fit great and I echo everyone else's positive comments.
...
Forum: Thumpers 09-11-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 706
Posted By Serge
Do you have ABS and heated grips? Conflicting...

Do you have ABS and heated grips? Conflicting reports on the FAQ whether risers work or not on the Dakar w/ ABS and heated grips due to cable length.

Thanks
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