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Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-20-2014, 06:11 PM
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Posted By empedrado
Tempe

Since you guys seem to have the answers to everything can you help me with this one?

My tempe sometimes works great at times but sometimes does not for quite awhile.

Could be because I...
Forum: Vendors 10-20-2014, 06:03 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,012
Posted By empedrado
Love it!! But it seems we have found a new way...

Love it!! But it seems we have found a new way to spend my money. But since my Tee -shirts from the 80's and 90's enduro riding are wearing out my wife will appreciate me retiring a few of those!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 10-20-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 167
Posted By empedrado
Don't know about AZ but in NM if you buy a...

Don't know about AZ but in NM if you buy a vehicle with just a MSO they will charge you the sales tax twice. First for the amount the original owner did not pay and then for the amount you owe on...
Forum: Vendors 10-20-2014, 03:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,989
Posted By empedrado
I ordered the beer one and plan on ordering the...

I ordered the beer one and plan on ordering the dog one, but was hoping to get the beer one before ordering -- just in case it is sized wrong.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-20-2014, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Updates

Geez -- didn't think to see if my GE needed updating. Updated it and now all is good.

Thanks!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-20-2014, 08:37 AM
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Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Tried that but that says "Your system is up to...

Tried that but that says "Your system is up to date" yet everytime I hook up the device to the computer or basecamp I get the message updates available. And these are the "other updates" not the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-20-2014, 07:44 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Installing updates

For the last week or so I have been unsuccessful with installing the time zone update through Garmin Express that pops up when I connect my device to the computer. Recently there is another update...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 10-05-2014, 01:44 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
As it should

As it should
Forum: Thumpers 10-02-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 15,895
Posted By empedrado
Somewhere I found an article setting forth the...

Somewhere I found an article setting forth the correct resistors to use to wire this switch. Using those resistors mine has the following readings:

0 - 15K same as "soft" or position 1 on...
Forum: Thumpers 09-27-2014, 11:30 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 319
Posted By empedrado
You will also have to get new rotors. Although...

You will also have to get new rotors. Although the same diameter the 14 model has offsets for the rings
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-27-2014, 09:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 801
Posted By empedrado
A couple of us have a plan and a back up plan in...

A couple of us have a plan and a back up plan in effect with them. Boys got the bike going and starting to ride back. If needed we will trailer to them otherwise hope to meet them in Pagosa...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-27-2014, 06:26 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Yeah, but somehow I foolishly felt I was getting...

Yeah, but somehow I foolishly felt I was getting a deal!!

Heck even used to buy a used gps just to get the second unlock code.
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 18,980
Views: 2,102,040
Posted By empedrado
It is the angle the light emits. I ride behind a...

It is the angle the light emits. I ride behind a lot of guys with Sicass flush mounts and you never notice they are flashing during daylight hours unless you happen to know they are turning and that...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 09-26-2014, 06:54 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I would be happy if they just went back a few...

I would be happy if they just went back a few years and allowed a second gps to have the maps. I always run more than one Garmin gps on my rides and I cannot tell you how many Garmin units I have...
Forum: Thumpers 09-26-2014, 06:30 PM
Replies: 18,980
Views: 2,102,040
Posted By empedrado
My experience with flush mounts is that if you do...

My experience with flush mounts is that if you do not care if anyone knows that you are turning they are ok but I have only seen one that actually is visable from behind. So my advise is either add...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-26-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 801
Posted By empedrado
If you could get to Pagosa, there are plenty of...

If you could get to Pagosa, there are plenty of bikes at Bruce's place. You could leave your bike there and ride one of those back. He could then bring your bike home at a later date. If you have...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 09-26-2014, 08:06 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 801
Posted By empedrado
Bleakman just left my casa and will be heading to...

Bleakman just left my casa and will be heading to his cabin this evening. I think he is willing to pick up his trailer there and head up that way to retrieve the bike.
Forum: Thumpers 09-25-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 18,980
Views: 2,102,040
Posted By empedrado
I built a harness for a number of my buddies. ...

I built a harness for a number of my buddies. Pretty simple wiring.

The result is your key becomes the master and the on/off switch on the bars shuts down the same electrics for bike electrics...
Forum: Thumpers 09-23-2014, 06:51 PM
Replies: 18,980
Views: 2,102,040
Posted By empedrado
How can we even compare a 250 to a 690!!

How can we even compare a 250 to a 690!!
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By empedrado
I must first qualify that I assume the 350 is the...

I must first qualify that I assume the 350 is the same as the 500. Under the mask there should be a connector that is the same shape/size as the one for the headlight. This connector will not have...
Forum: Thumpers 09-16-2014, 11:46 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 493
Posted By empedrado
The 530 is different than the 500 in that the...

The 530 is different than the 500 in that the light is an AC light which requires the motor to be running. The 500 the light is DC. Under the mask there is a dongle that can be removed and the...
Forum: Thumpers 08-16-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2,242
Views: 317,514
Posted By empedrado
A little more than 1,200 miles on my and no...

A little more than 1,200 miles on my and no leakage. But as luck will have it, the mere fact saying it doesn't will mean it will start. A few buddies (3) with the 2014 and that have on average...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-16-2014, 10:10 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Did that and it just happens that I only had...

Did that and it just happens that I only had loaded exactly 1,000 songs (what are the odds?). Gives me something else I need to do before my upcoming trip.

Being my first venture into the android...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Curious -- I am using the trial version for now...

Curious -- I am using the trial version for now -- it only shows 1,000 songs. Imagine that is a limit in the trail version and that the paid for version does not have that limit. Is this true?
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 02:01 PM
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Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Thanks, just installed the trail version and I...

Thanks, just installed the trail version and I like the size of the mute/play button and with it pinned to the home screen easy to get to. Life is good!!
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 11:33 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Sure seems you are a candidate for the following:...

Sure seems you are a candidate for the following:

http://antigravitybatteries.com/

I carry one on my long trips, mainly because not all my riding buddies maintain thier bikes like I do and I...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I have always installed my mounts with it powered...

I have always installed my mounts with it powered all the time for the above reason. When off the bike for extended time the GPS is not in the mount so that is not an issue with the bikes battery.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-15-2014, 07:06 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
MP3 player

Out of curiousity what player/app for MP3 works best? I miss the ease of use my Zumo 660 has.

FWIW, I do not use playlists -- all I do is set to random play and will just skip a song if I do not...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 07:08 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Happy Camper!! All the CustomMaps loaded. Now I...

Happy Camper!! All the CustomMaps loaded. Now I need to head out and do some exploring and can leave my Montana at home. I let my brother use it and he doesn't like the fact I keep taking it back...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I am in the middle of the reset now. But I...

I am in the middle of the reset now.

But I may have made a rookie Monterra mistake. Although I went and got the last update, I never went into the device and had it apply the update. So...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I have an img file from the SF National Forest...

I have an img file from the SF National Forest web site and it works very well. However it is only one of many forest I ride in. Right now I only have the img file loaded on my Montana. I wish the...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
There are errors but for the most part they are...

There are errors but for the most part they are quite accurate -- the more remote the area the less accurate. But accurate enough to know where you are and where you are going.

If there is an...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I would love another set of eyes and appreciate...

I would love another set of eyes and appreciate your offer. If you could PM me an email address I could attach a forest district to you as that is the only way I know how to get them to you.
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-13-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
I have been considering a factory reset -- but...

I have been considering a factory reset -- but was hoping I would not have to. If you would be so kind as to point me to the instructions again that would be helpful.

Maps installed are just City...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-12-2014, 10:05 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Custom Maps

Well a little more playing with the device. I deleted the 28 tiles that showed up again after installing the entire file set from my Montana and upon doing so there are no tiles showing under map...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-12-2014, 09:44 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Custom Maps

Well I finally got some Custom Maps to show up by totally deleting the folder CustomMaps on the Monterra and then copying the same folder from my Montana to the Monterra. However only 28 tiles show...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-12-2014, 08:35 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
[QUOTE=DRTBYK;24833796]Try it...my Custom Maps...

[QUOTE=DRTBYK;24833796]Try it...my Custom Maps work. And for future reference, Garmin rarely indicates everything that got attention.

Well not on my device -- same as before works great in...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-12-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Dang -- do not see anything re custom maps

Dang -- do not see anything re custom maps
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-08-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
Most excellent! Luckily, I still have my Montana...

Most excellent! Luckily, I still have my Montana in the interim.

Agree with your comment re the FS not doing it right. The Santa Fe NF has also done it right, but they do not make it easy to...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 08-08-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,525
Views: 147,205
Posted By empedrado
No they are not tracks. What I have done...

No they are not tracks.

What I have done is download the pdf files from the various forests. Cut and paste small sections (to meet the file size reqmts of the jpeg for custom maps) convert them...
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