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Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,289
Posted By DMilan
If ya can make the time, post up with some pics...

If ya can make the time, post up with some pics after the cruise is workin'

Which cruise r u using?

Thanks
d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 8,289
Posted By DMilan
Cruise on an F800 GT.. hmmm That and a bit more...

Cruise on an F800 GT.. hmmm
That and a bit more windscreen to quiet things down and I might be interested in one.

I briefly had an F800S. Ergos were all wrong for me. But I recall that it had...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
Ah, you're right Strayed from his own title,...

Ah, you're right

Strayed from his own title, in the first sentence of the body he requested a broader range of feedback.

"Gsw 2015 (Switch gear issues)"

Maybe we call it a hisjack:1drink
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
yeah, I hear ya JVB I've been around here long...

yeah, I hear ya JVB
I've been around here long enough to know

This ones sorta funny to me though...

"My switch-gear is malfunctioning again"
as opposed to
"I'm havin' trouble switchin...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
guys, The thread is about switch-gear issues...

guys,

The thread is about switch-gear issues not gear-change issues....
Ya know, the troublesome clusters just inside of your hand grips...:lol3

Gear Shift Assistant Pro has it's own thread
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
I found this.... pretty informative ...

I found this....
pretty informative

http://www.k1600forum.com/forum/bmw-k1600-lighting-electrical/31929-anatomy-lefthand-combination-switch-failure.html

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
me too

me too
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,401
Posted By DMilan
FIVE? You're kidding right? That's gotta be...

FIVE?
You're kidding right?
That's gotta be the record.

One of the local dealers mentioned that with the 15's, switch troubles are fixed and also mentioned some sort of recall to upgrade the lot...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-03-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 701
Posted By DMilan
Hmmm Yes, I was wondering about that too. ...

Hmmm
Yes, I was wondering about that too.

R1200RS, R, R Nine T, all conventional forks.

I do like the way that the Telelever Bikes don't exihibit excessive front end dive under heavy braking....
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,103
Views: 255,735
Posted By DMilan
Laugh Sorry Rich A thumbs down vote from me.... ...

Sorry Rich

A thumbs down vote from me....
not that it matters...
more lines, more busy, on an already congested landscape

I'm for the all-black... like on one of your prior
Isn't that a...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-25-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 635
Posted By DMilan
Of course they'll fit. You will have to get the...

Of course they'll fit. You will have to get the case mounts of course.

Too bad, timing isn't right. I'm considering ordering a GSA, selling the racks, and using Varios.

That's what I did with...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,323
Posted By DMilan
My .02 I tested a 2014 RT for 70 miles before...

My .02
I tested a 2014 RT for 70 miles before the "Do Not Ride" rear shock issue.
All R1200RTWs have the heavier crank/flywheel. It was a clunkier gearbox than any of the 3 GSWs (2013-2014) that I...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,323
Posted By DMilan
VOZ I doubt that there have been any changes...

VOZ

I doubt that there have been any changes to the gearbox specifications, components, or design so it's surprising to read that yours is so much better than the last.
I probably will order a...
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 26,652
Posted By DMilan
I like the thought of a 500lb, 160 HP BMW with...

I like the thought of a 500lb, 160 HP BMW with adventure bike ergos, decent wind protection, no-clunk gearbox and electronic cruise control.


Not so much do I like chain maintenance or a stat...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 130
Views: 16,924
Posted By DMilan
It is fairly apparent the these switch clusters...

It is fairly apparent the these switch clusters are, well, not too good.
2014 model year did not fix the issue.
2015 look to be identical....perhaps the internals have been rejiggered, but I doubt...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 992
Posted By DMilan
Thanks for the post I purchased a bunch of...

Thanks for the post

I purchased a bunch of R12GSW accessories (BMW) last February after the Motorcycle show. Substantial discount from BMW and dealer... 3 Varios, LED turn sigs, Rear seat...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 997
Posted By DMilan
A know a sales guy there... he's seems decent. ...

A know a sales guy there... he's seems decent.

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 1,103
Views: 255,735
Posted By DMilan
Is that a LOW Chassis GSA? First decent...

Is that a LOW Chassis GSA?

First decent side-on pic of one I've seen...


d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,391
Posted By DMilan
Speaking for this old curmudgeon,,, with a rock...

Speaking for this old curmudgeon,,, with a rock and roll past... I liked the vid.

Did the young man outside the garage, your son? help with the edit?

I always wave/ nod and or slow down for the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,214
Posted By DMilan
[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25298203]IMHO the difference...

[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25298203]IMHO the difference between 10W40 and 10W50 is not enough to damage a clutch like that! There was a defect.


(quote)

JVB

I think its 5W40 for the LC... not...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,214
Posted By DMilan
I like to think of it as nuevo Detroit..... ...

I like to think of it as nuevo Detroit.....
:cry
:1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,214
Posted By DMilan
32,000 posts....:eek1:gerg good point.. ...

32,000 posts....:eek1:gerg

good point..

cut/paste
The Philippine Islands, in general, have a maritime tropical climate and, except in the higher mountains, temperatures remain warm, the annual...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 23,214
Posted By DMilan
I thought 5W40 was the oil viscosity for the new...

I thought 5W40 was the oil viscosity for the new R1200 series.

One of my 2 bikes is a 2008 K1200GT. It suffers from what I experienced during my test rides of the WC and what some/many owners have...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 666
Posted By DMilan
I'm with you on that. If I could do it...

I'm with you on that.

If I could do it again... I should have kept my lowered 2011 GSA and spent the 1-1,500 USD to add electronic cruise control.

I liked that bike. Had it all set up for my...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,934
Posted By DMilan
very funny krime How about a nice, side on...

very funny krime

How about a nice, side on shot showing the right side, taken from belt high, no bags mounted.

It would bring me great joy...
:1drink

On second thought, that's too demanding...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,934
Posted By DMilan
what is a great looking bike? i dunut c any...

what is a great looking bike?

i dunut c any pics.....


i'm curious to see a pic of a GSAW w low suspension...

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,934
Posted By DMilan
Why do you apologize for not being an owner? ...

Why do you apologize for not being an owner?
Somebody frighten you?

Your observation is noted and appreciated by many.

Me, I'm interested in a Low Suspension GSA, I'm anxious to see for...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,478
Posted By DMilan
No, not at all... quite a few choices ...

No, not at all...
quite a few choices


https://www.dipyourcar.com/colors.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPVeeEzFQt8


One of the blues might be cool on the tank, or black, or...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,478
Posted By DMilan
It does look better on the real world shot, and,...

It does look better on the real world shot, and, in my minds eye, the big aluminum tank area looks to need something...but I'm still thinkin' satin black. Like your 2014 GS.

Nothing wrong with...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,152
Posted By DMilan
JET There is no way you did not know this...

JET

There is no way you did not know this given all the time you spend here,,,
2,625 posts and all

Some say the new heavier (flywheel/crankshaft / which is it?) make the bike easier to ride. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,478
Posted By DMilan
nyet... the bike is already so busy with...

nyet...

the bike is already so busy with pieces parts

but, as i've said before

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyihQtBes1I

Rich, maybe put it on the 16 when it arrives, you did order one...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 12:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By DMilan
Checked it out... about ~$400.00 bucks... ...

Checked it out...

about ~$400.00 bucks...
not too bad


61_2999 - MULTIFUNCTION SWITCH, HANDLEBAR, LEFT
View Parts
Notes:
IMPORTANT! MULTIFUNCTION STALK ON LEFT
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 11:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By DMilan
Nuts.. Well, look on the bright side. At least...

Nuts..
Well, look on the bright side. At least it's another orifice ( synonyms: opening, hole, aperture, slot, slit, cleft "the orifice must be kept free from debris")
to allow moisture and dirt...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2014, 05:21 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 716
Posted By DMilan
Laugh [QUOTE=stlawingjr;25116106]I had my left...

[QUOTE=stlawingjr;25116106]I had my left multifunction combi switch replaced today under warranty, and the new replacement part (#61 31 8 549 925) has a new button just to the left of my red hazard...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 05:27 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,529
Posted By DMilan
ahhh Yes, I see that now. I was too focused...

ahhh
Yes, I see that now.
I was too focused on the starter drive gear.
So Andres circle looks to be correct.


d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 09-15-2014, 05:22 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,529
Posted By DMilan
Two more mentions... If there is a bad batch...

Two more mentions...

If there is a bad batch of engines.... well, that'd not be good.

My thought of the cam chain being ground down by the starter drive gear is probably wrong. In looking...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 10:23 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,529
Posted By DMilan
Thanks If it's a moving part that scrubbed...

Thanks

If it's a moving part that scrubbed the rivet heads off the timing chain, appears to me that the gear just to the right of your circle would be the culprit.
It looks to be (in this diagram...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2014, 05:33 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 8,529
Posted By DMilan
Glad you're being supplied with another...

Glad you're being supplied with another replacement bike... seems like the only thing for them to do.

I'm curious, and I'm sure some others must be as well, since they didn't allow you to take...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 06:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,844
Posted By DMilan
mr magoo Re-read the post... I don't have...

mr magoo

Re-read the post...
I don't have either
I confess it twice
and it doesn't matter, fork tube diameter is the same on each.

I've rented one GSW for a day
I rode 3 / well, one was an...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 04:15 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 5,844
Posted By DMilan
my .02 Just yesterday the new sofa that I...

my .02

Just yesterday the new sofa that I had ordered arrived at my home.
I asked the guys that carried it upstairs which was heavier the new one , or the thirty year old one that I had them...
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