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Forum: GS Boxers 03-07-2014, 06:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,975
Posted By Pir8te
Hyde guard simply works

I have been running it on my HP2 since 07 and your concerns are unfounded Simply this is not the case it is unfounded you pick up more stuff in the bash plate so if that is your concern do you...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 09:57 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 19,163
Posted By Pir8te
Reportred failure rate @ 3 yrs

The BMW response is on line see link

http://www-odi.nhtsa.dot.gov/acms/cs/jaxrs/download/doc/UCM447639/RCDNN-13V617-4608P.pdf

They quote a component failure rate of 0.31% @ 3 yrs with 50184...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 09:45 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 19,163
Posted By Pir8te
Report Receipt Date: DEC 12, 2013 NHTSA...

Report Receipt Date: DEC 12, 2013
NHTSA Campaign Number: 13V617000
Component(s): FUEL SYSTEM, GASOLINE
All Products Associated with this Recall expand
Details close
2 Associated Documents...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 19,163
Posted By Pir8te
Jim If you step back a second The part is...

Jim
If you step back a second
The part is still defective (presume) and needs to be accounted for in the recall especially if a temporary repair was required for an actual leak
I bet that no...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-07-2014, 07:59 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 19,163
Posted By Pir8te
opinions vary

Fact Check http://www.nhtsa.gov/Vehicle+Safety/Recalls+&+Defects/Motor+Vehicle+Safety+Defects+and+Recalls+Campaigns?renderPage=4

How are problems with recalled vehicles or equipment remedied?
...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-13-2013, 07:57 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 551
Posted By Pir8te
Options

The HP 2 has a plug that wires right in to the loom so it powers off and on with the key and there is no splicing I run a montana on the TT mount and TTcross bar nice and simple . With my set up I...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 8,530
Posted By Pir8te
4 yr old Optima dead

My Hp2's Optima has crapped out and I was looking for information on replacement.

1) after reading this thread I am not sure what the benefit is of the newer tech. has anyone had more than 2...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-25-2013, 08:56 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 122,144
Posted By Pir8te
welcome to the family

Congrats!
I think you just made this thread disappear into the Archives LOL
interesting how people who never met you feel they have a right to judge you on the internet

RIDE ON

Steve
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,663
Posted By Pir8te
Laugh Interesting description of "Newish" given...

Interesting description of "Newish" given pictures
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2013, 09:19 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,033
Posted By Pir8te
True for both options thats why they call it an...

True for both options thats why they call it an accident none is guaranteed to survive an accident in a motorcycle crash
Forum: GS Boxers 05-07-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 587
Posted By Pir8te
Really depends on terrain some parts are gravel...

Really depends on terrain some parts are gravel and big rocks airing down increases risk of bent rims might want to stay a little higher
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2013, 11:00 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,033
Posted By Pir8te
down side

Point to consider

There is a downside consider from having the phone attached to the bike
In the case of an accident if you are hurt and land away from the bike keeping the phone on your...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-19-2013, 06:30 PM
Replies: 4,616
Views: 2,004,082
Posted By Pir8te
what are the high milers today

what are the high milers today
Forum: GS Boxers 11-18-2012, 09:54 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 10,426
Posted By Pir8te
110+

I rode for years in PHX rush hour with a 2006 HP2 never had a issue with the bike
Forum: GS Boxers 07-28-2012, 08:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,228
Posted By Pir8te
bed liner?

Think it will beat either option for durability
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-22-2012, 01:11 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,420
Posted By Pir8te
Nope only effect is they are a little drier

Nope only effect is they are a little drier
Forum: GS Boxers 07-21-2012, 06:40 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,327
Posted By Pir8te
WD-40 worked for me

WD-40 worked for me
Forum: GS Boxers 06-13-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,648
Posted By Pir8te
your results may vary

been using them since ~98 have them for all my bikes if you use them for travel and light daily use they are great
If you need a garage probably not ideal
I have liked in desert SW since '04...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-26-2012, 04:58 PM
Replies: 521
Views: 122,144
Posted By Pir8te
great project

enjoyed watching this come together
not sure why the negative posts in this thread
At the end of the day a great bike is being rescued from the scrap pile :clap
Forum: GS Boxers 12-03-2011, 03:59 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,078
Posted By Pir8te
about the same I had 60,000 on my r1100 GS...

about the same
I had 60,000 on my r1100 GS need transmission with less than 2,000 miles, pulled out a head stud ~31,000 and rock solid after that
The Hp 2 with 40,000 Cam Position Sensor, Side...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2011, 10:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,466
Posted By Pir8te
My thought is to have it properly repaired by the...

My thought is to have it properly repaired by the best welder possible
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2011, 07:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,913
Posted By Pir8te
fully agree

fully agree
Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2011, 08:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 767
Posted By Pir8te
37000 after 1 yr in storage ...

37000 after 1 yr in storage

[QUOTE=lousot;16841699]21600 miles
Forum: GS Boxers 08-31-2011, 09:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,785
Posted By Pir8te
Had mine fail within 36 K on the HP2E

Had mine fail within 36 K on the HP2E
Forum: The Garage 08-20-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 12,301
Posted By Pir8te
Do it all the time

My one suggestion is to get *
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PRODUCTS

Tailgate LatchBar
Tailgate Latch Bars™ hold truck tailgates at a 30 angle, creating clearance for motorcycles to be put in parrellel to the bed and...
Forum: Crazy-Awesome almost Dakar racers (950/990cc) 08-20-2011, 03:38 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 6,402
Posted By Pir8te
I had the same thing happen on my lc4 the tube...

I had the same thing happen on my lc4 the tube shred and lost the front tire as I was merging on the freeway @ 70 it threw me to the left as the tire came off the rim almost hit a car I kicked the...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2011, 10:33 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,516
Posted By Pir8te
sounds like this is thread is the center stand...

sounds like this is thread is the center stand not side stand
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2011, 10:11 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,987
Posted By Pir8te
black marker or paint on the edge solves the...

black marker or paint on the edge solves the problem

[QUOTE=mouthfulloflake;16396390]
the glare is there, but not terrible, I have thought of using some black automotive trim around the edge to...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-13-2011, 10:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,257
Posted By Pir8te
+2

+2
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 07-10-2011, 12:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,102
Posted By Pir8te
ventura county

Any shops in Ventura that would be recommended ?
Forum: Hacks 07-09-2011, 05:45 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 9,224
Posted By Pir8te
PM you

PM you
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2011, 11:25 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,711
Posted By Pir8te
I believe that the police bike have a fan and...

I believe that the police bike have a fan and awhile back here or on the PPBB someone listed the conversion
personally riding in PHX in the summers it was a none issue for me as the bike did...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 595
Posted By Pir8te
apples and oranges might be better to ask that...

apples and oranges might be better to ask that question on the pelican parts BBB
which is the R1100S site
Forum: GS Boxers 05-11-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 676
Posted By Pir8te
recommend it

I bought the braking rotor from Bobby and have been very staisfied with the switch makes wheel switches simpler and I have found the modulation braking not to be a problem on road or off but I had...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 468
Posted By Pir8te
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=1574...

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showpost.php?p=15743292&postcount=2765
Forum: GS Boxers 03-26-2011, 07:09 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,409
Posted By Pir8te
might want to take a look

http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=667236

low fenders should be used for street use only IMHO
Forum: GS Boxers 02-24-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 136
Views: 25,623
Posted By Pir8te
Woody can build tubeless might want to check...

Woody can build tubeless might want to check with him over in the vendors section
Forum: Hacks 01-01-2011, 12:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,886
Posted By Pir8te
2 wheel drive ural

2 wheel drive ural
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2010, 05:27 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,169
Posted By Pir8te
http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMai...

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMain.aspx?vid=51734&rnd=03192010

http://www.maxbmwmotorcycles.com/fiche/DiagramsMid/B0003850.png?v=03192010
Forum: GS Boxers 10-31-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 976
Posted By Pir8te
runs fine

fueled it from milk jugs in baja and in Mexico ? octane
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