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Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
UPDATE: So it's taking longer than expected to...

UPDATE: So it's taking longer than expected to find a white one. The dealer offered to swap the plastics off of a same spec blue one they have in stock if I didn't want to wait. Aside from the VIN...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 12:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,488
Posted By s4awd
It ends when you're bike stops working like mine...

It ends when you're bike stops working like mine :(
Forum: GS Boxers 04-23-2015, 10:11 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
They think it's either a manufacturing defect or...

They think it's either a manufacturing defect or something that may have fallen into one of the coolant pipes causing a blockage. After receiving word that they were going to replace the engine, I...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-22-2015, 01:41 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
Update: Just got a call. New bike! Ben at Gold...

Update: Just got a call. New bike! Ben at Gold Coast is the man. Pre sale, post sale, the guy is trying to build a good reputation and it shows. :clap Will let you know when I get the other one. His...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-21-2015, 04:54 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
UPDATE: After 2 1/2 weeks, they can't figure it...

UPDATE: After 2 1/2 weeks, they can't figure it out. BMW is telling them that it is not serviceable and they are sending a replacement crate motor. This shit blows :cry
Forum: GS Boxers 04-20-2015, 05:05 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 31,093
Posted By s4awd
Mine was overheating from the start. It's in it's...

Mine was overheating from the start. It's in it's third week at the dealer with no clear solution other than replacing everything. No eta :cry
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2015, 11:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,516
Posted By s4awd
At first I was set on an F800. Then after I test...

At first I was set on an F800. Then after I test rode my friends F800GSA, I didn't realize how frickin tall and extremely heavy it really is. In photos, it looks much smaller than a GS. At that...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-08-2015, 08:08 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
Not yet. They picked it up Monday morning. I...

Not yet. They picked it up Monday morning. I called late afternoon yesterday to check in but they said they didn't see anything yet. I had asked for a possible ETA and they said they would call me...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2015, 06:37 AM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 371,676
Posted By s4awd
Talking Nice video and nice bike!! I wish I made myself...

Nice video and nice bike!! I wish I made myself available when they set up mine. Oh well. Congrats bro!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
Oh god

Oh god
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2015, 07:59 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
Totally agree. I think it's just being a jerk....

Totally agree. I think it's just being a jerk. Telling the fans one thing and not saying shit to the coolant pump. :D. When I find out what went wrong i'll keep everyone posted. :freaky
Forum: GS Boxers 04-05-2015, 07:27 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
The radiator fans are screaming but cold...

The radiator fans are screaming but cold radiators so the thermostats seeing the hot temps and setting off the fans but the coolant doesn't seem to be moving. Not sure if the thermostat has a sick...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-04-2015, 01:19 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 8,019
Posted By s4awd
Brand new '15 GSA. Hop on to the parkway and engine light :(

...red warning light. engine Temp rises to 250 and I putt putt to a gas station at the next exit. Called the dealer and they said don't ride it. Enough coolant and enough oil. The engine casing is...
Forum: Face plant 04-02-2015, 09:34 AM
Replies: 402
Views: 82,920
Posted By s4awd
I agree with everyone. I think it all comes down...

I agree with everyone. I think it all comes down to your state of mind. If you love your job and wake up feeling great like Piratemcgee, you may not want to hop on a bike due to the risks. I was like...
Forum: Parallel Universe 03-30-2015, 05:36 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,760
Posted By s4awd
One word. "Slow" lol

One word. "Slow" lol
Forum: GS Boxers 03-29-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 1,465
Views: 371,676
Posted By s4awd
:D ...

:D

http://i427.photobucket.com/albums/pp357/rallygt4/gsa.jpg
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 638
Views: 87,754
Posted By s4awd
Already posted in another thread but this is what...

Already posted in another thread but this is what I did today :)

Regular suspension even though I'm only 5'7 w a 30 inch inseam. Low seat helps though I'm prolly gonna put the regular seat back...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-28-2015, 05:57 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
Well, after careful deliberation, I decided to go...

Well, after careful deliberation, I decided to go with the white. Only because I never owned a white bike before. It does however look like a police motorcycle but whatevs. I started off with the low...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2015, 10:27 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 604
Posted By s4awd
182cm? you're like 5'9. Just change the order to...

182cm? you're like 5'9. Just change the order to a regular suspension.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-25-2015, 08:12 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 10,921
Posted By s4awd
Agreed. For me it all depends on age as well. The...

Agreed. For me it all depends on age as well. The older I get the softer my bikes. Mostly because I find it hard to find free time. I used to love prepping, loading and spending the entire day on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-24-2015, 03:57 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 10,921
Posted By s4awd
No perfect bike. The 1290 Super Adventure looks...

No perfect bike. The 1290 Super Adventure looks like it may be it though.
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2015, 08:23 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
Laugh I went to Gold Coast in New Hyde Park NY. Just...

I went to Gold Coast in New Hyde Park NY. Just get it bro. They both look cool in their own way so go take a look. Get on it and get one. The hardest decision was the color to be honest :)
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 09:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
Nice! Yeah it isn't bad at all. Question. How are...

Nice! Yeah it isn't bad at all. Question. How are the lobbies on the road?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 09:54 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
You're the guy that took my bike....NOoOooOo!!...

You're the guy that took my bike....NOoOooOo!! Jk. Congrats bro. Ride safe
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 05:11 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
I could use those boots when dating haha

I could use those boots when dating haha
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
I'm totally flat footed on the other side in that...

I'm totally flat footed on the other side in that pic. So that pic may throw people off as to why I would ride that bike :) With both feet down i'm near the balls of my feet on each side which feels...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-21-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,605
Posted By s4awd
Went to pick a '15 GSA, Suspension height, Color etc

Ok. So went to go take a look at the appropriate GSA for me. Options were either a Low Suspension white or a Regular Blue. I'm 5.7 with a 30 inch inseam which was fine for motocross and sport bikes...
Forum: Thumpers 03-18-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,840
Posted By s4awd
If they sold the fairing kit as a dealer part,...

If they sold the fairing kit as a dealer part, they would move all remaining CRF250L's off every dealer lot in the states :D
Forum: Face plant 09-29-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 402
Views: 82,920
Posted By s4awd
Yeah. I still haven't been able to bring myself...

Yeah. I still haven't been able to bring myself to sell my bikes but I've come to the realization that I can no longer ride on the road. I've got my health, college, mortgage, and kids to worry...
Forum: Face plant 05-23-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 12,320
Posted By s4awd
Easy. Do what you love. If you don't love it...

Easy. Do what you love. If you don't love it anymore don't do it. I stopped riding because of too many close calls and a few get offs plus having kids changed priorities but I refuse to sell my bike...
Forum: Parallel Universe 07-09-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 468
Views: 111,056
Posted By s4awd
UGGGHHHHH. Was looking to finally replace the 640...

UGGGHHHHH. Was looking to finally replace the 640 ADV with the F800 but decided to wait for the 2013 with the hopes they'd address the fork issue. I give up. :cry
Forum: Thumpers 06-28-2010, 12:06 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 3,266
Posted By s4awd
Yes 38.87 for 2008 and up. I had a 2007 and the...

Yes 38.87 for 2008 and up. I had a 2007 and the 36.4 was a bit tall. I'm 5'7 with a 30 inseam and was fine with it but don't think i could pull off the 39 inch height
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 03-20-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 477
Posted By s4awd
what kind of riding? Big dual sports on roads or...

what kind of riding? Big dual sports on roads or thumpers on trails?
Forum: Thumpers 02-28-2007, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,545
Posted By s4awd
Easy. I have a CRF450R that sat around for 2...

Easy. I have a CRF450R that sat around for 2 years after a move also. All I did was put in new gas. Took out the air filter, had someone spray new gas from a spray bottle into the intake manifold as...
Forum: Face plant 02-15-2007, 02:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,208
Posted By s4awd
I know how you feel. I fallen numerous times on...

I know how you feel. I fallen numerous times on the racetrack, roadcourse and motocross tracks, but the two times I've fallen on the road have killed any desire to ride on the street. Myself and a...
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2007, 08:24 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,045
Posted By s4awd
2007 525 Adventure. Pics!

Jk. I'd buy it if they built it though.

http://www.psndealer.com/dealersite/images/motovirginia/ktm%20525%20rally.jpg
Forum: Thumpers 02-04-2007, 08:17 PM
Replies: 6,776
Views: 1,441,209
Posted By s4awd
So true.

So true.
Forum: Thumpers 02-02-2007, 07:07 AM
Replies: 6,776
Views: 1,441,209
Posted By s4awd
Making an RFS do adv riding is like entering a...

Making an RFS do adv riding is like entering a world cup cross country mountain biking event with a bmx bike. You can do it but it's gonna suck. After getting out of the woods, I took my 525 on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-01-2007, 11:09 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 7,250
Posted By s4awd
Go get yourself a mountain bike and ride some...

Go get yourself a mountain bike and ride some real mtb trails. Once you get used to maneuvering yourself on tires that are 4 inches wide over water, rocks, mud, logs, a motorcycle is cake.
Forum: Northeast - Greater Flugistan and home of the carpet baggers. 01-30-2007, 01:46 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,084
Posted By s4awd
Count me in. KTM 525.

Count me in. KTM 525.
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