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Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2013, 05:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,073
Posted By stin987
I agree 100%. Its just nuts and bolts.

I agree 100%. Its just nuts and bolts.
Forum: Thumpers 11-27-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 8,450
Posted By stin987
How to spot an RFS

Also looking at 400 exc. How do I spot an RFS bike? I'm a ktm noob and though I would give orange a chance.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-24-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,322
Posted By stin987
+1 on the Touratech. Installed the risers and...

+1 on the Touratech. Installed the risers and also switched the bars to the forward most position. These are the only risers I have ever used but they are the perfect balance between sitting and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-19-2012, 03:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 761
Posted By stin987
GSA in myrtle beach

We have a timeshare during black bike week in Myrtle Beach. I am always the only white guy riding in the pack of thousands of black bikers. Last year it was the F800GS and this year it will be the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-24-2012, 06:05 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,697
Posted By stin987
I have tried to cat o-ring and found that it...

I have tried to cat o-ring and found that it either grips too good or not good enough. Bought the kaoko and love it. Yes it is pricey but what is a $100 part on a $20,000 motorcycle? I would but...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-10-2012, 03:31 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,451
Posted By stin987
never an issue here. 2011 gsa and all gears...

never an issue here. 2011 gsa and all gears shift perfect. I would take it to the dealer and just explain the problem to them.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2012, 03:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,684
Posted By stin987
Good question. I don't see why it would really...

Good question. I don't see why it would really matter one way or the other. Never removed a head on the boxer. I think that as long as you can access the head bolts you should be good to go. Just...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-06-2012, 03:39 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,597
Posted By stin987
no leaks here

When I got my bike I took the cases off and sprayed them with high pressure water, did leak 1 drop. I then filled them with water and flipped over. They are sealed so tight that they did not let...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-04-2012, 03:52 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,612
Posted By stin987
Buy a new used on

One warning about the r1200 GSA is that you might not ever drive your car again. Its just so addicting.
I say buy a new used bike with low miles and all the adventure cases installed. This is what...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-01-2012, 04:55 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 4,149
Posted By stin987
Thats some funny shit right there.

Thats some funny shit right there.
Forum: Equipment 03-29-2012, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,041
Posted By stin987
Which size watershed dry bag?

I have decided that I want to get a watershed dry bag for the various adventures but it has to fit on my motorcycle easily. I am stuck between the 2 sizes: chattooga (30 liters), or the yukon (70...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-16-2012, 03:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 846
Posted By stin987
I tried the sargent. I sits lower than the stock...

I tried the sargent. I sits lower than the stock seat and make me feel cramped. I like the stock seat height better. I also don't like how the sargent is dished. I am one of those that likes to ride...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-15-2012, 07:51 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 846
Posted By stin987
post pics when you get it. Are you coming from...

post pics when you get it. Are you coming from the stock seat, if so let me know if it is better or not. The stock seat is not horrible in my opinion. I actually kind of like the stock seat. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2012, 07:13 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 14,453
Posted By stin987
I agree with ESA being badass. I was riding with...

I agree with ESA being badass. I was riding with 7 of my sport bike friends as they were riding like maniacs as I followed on my GSA with the 2 side cases, go pro on my head and ESA set to comfort. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-12-2012, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 482
Posted By stin987
Everyone says the GSA is heavy with that huge gas...

Everyone says the GSA is heavy with that huge gas tank. Yes it is but you get used to it in less than 1 week. I just sold my f800gs and now own the 2011 r1200gsa. I wish I would have made the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-10-2012, 07:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,153
Posted By stin987
I work for a bmw car dealer. The sucking jet...

I work for a bmw car dealer. The sucking jet pump in the cars are probably just like the motorcycles. I would just remove both rings and the sender unit and fuel pump and look inside the tank. You...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 03-02-2012, 06:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 481
Posted By stin987
Greenville SC looking for sargent seat to sit on before ordering

Looking for anyone in the Greenville SC area who has a sargent seat normal height for the GS Adventure. I just bought an r1200 gsa and I think I want a sargent seat for those longer hauls. All I...
Forum: Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains 02-21-2012, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1,650
Views: 59,913
Posted By stin987
Cannot make it tomorrow night. Mike I finally...

Cannot make it tomorrow night. Mike I finally sold the f800 to upgrade to a 2011 GSA I am picking up on saturday. So excited, although my wallet is not.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-20-2012, 06:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,777
Posted By stin987
I just watched a you tube video on this. here: ...

I just watched a you tube video on this. here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f8_4lpAFLqk
This is a start.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-17-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,280
Posted By stin987
How many miles are on you bike?

How many miles are on you bike?
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-10-2012, 06:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,132
Posted By stin987
Mine does the same thing. It has a mind of its...

Mine does the same thing. It has a mind of its own.
Forum: Parallel Universe 01-08-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 5,034
Posted By stin987
It is a great tool but has one major down fall in...

It is a great tool but has one major down fall in my opinion. The tail cap is made of plastic and the treads are also plastic. The first time that I used it I hit the tail cap angle torquing...
Forum: The Garage 10-23-2011, 08:47 AM
Replies: 60
Views: 7,034
Posted By stin987
Why is this even a topic? Come on people just...

Why is this even a topic? Come on people just think about it. A few bucks for a new filter, or be cheap and pay a few thousand for a new engine. Aww heck better yet do what you want to do. It's...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-22-2011, 07:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 620
Posted By stin987
Why not just ohm the wiring from the RDC module...

Why not just ohm the wiring from the RDC module connector back to the source. Visual inspection is not always good enough. Did you check the fuse?
Forum: Parallel Universe 10-08-2011, 05:40 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,595
Posted By stin987
This sounds like a lawsuit waiting to happen. ...

This sounds like a lawsuit waiting to happen. All it will take is one crash from a faulty wheel bearing. That is if it hasn't already.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-08-2011, 05:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 789
Posted By stin987
I must have larger hands than you b/c I don't...

I must have larger hands than you b/c I don't have this problem. Never really looked into it. How about figuring out what pro motocross riders, or trials riders use and then try to adapt to the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-07-2011, 05:47 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,513
Posted By stin987
Well I could also be slightly off and that rate I...

Well I could also be slightly off and that rate I stated above. It might only be 15% but I do know I get a discount for sure. I would imagine it would be the same as your discount and no more.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-07-2011, 04:57 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,513
Posted By stin987
Exactly what course are you taking? How much is...

Exactly what course are you taking? How much is it? I found out I get like 20% off for working for bmw. Lucky me.

And btw I want to see those pictures.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2011, 05:13 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,561
Posted By stin987
That is not really that bad. That can pay for...

That is not really that bad. That can pay for itself or if it doesn't then you know you have a great bike. At least for the first 7 years anyway.
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2011, 04:43 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,561
Posted By stin987
How much is the extended warranty? And how much...

How much is the extended warranty? And how much does it extend it?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2011, 04:29 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 6,581
Posted By stin987
Yes, like most people have said low voltage is...

Yes, like most people have said low voltage is not going to effect electronics permanently. Low voltage will however cause many weird issues at the time of the low voltage. The control modules are...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2011, 06:51 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,561
Posted By stin987
New 1200 buyer question

Looking at buying an r1200gsa. I know warranty is great to have but I have to ask. I want to get the newest possible bike and need to balance year, price, mileage and warranty expiration. What...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,976
Posted By stin987
I hate to be the mean person but this question...

I hate to be the mean person but this question comes up just before every winter multiple times. Why don't people just search and read other forums. It really is just that simple. I think the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-30-2011, 03:26 AM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
I agree. The regular fuel pumps are crap but the...

I agree. The regular fuel pumps are crap but the high pressure fuel pump are just total shit.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
dceggert I agree with you. I will not buy a...

dceggert

I agree with you. I will not buy a 2013 bike though. I will never buy the first year production of anything if I can help it. I've been their and done that. Their is always some type...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
Yea I realize that. Its just neat to sit inside...

Yea I realize that. Its just neat to sit inside them before they are released. Or tear down a twin turbo v8 to the pistons before it is released.
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 04:54 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
I know right. If only I had the go pro. If I...

I know right. If only I had the go pro. If I didn't leave work early today I would have missed it. It is still just an r1200gs. It still has the same overall shape to it. I am currently in the...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
You don't have to tell me this. I work for BMW...

You don't have to tell me this. I work for BMW car dealer. I am trained at the BMW performance center, and a school in atlanta. They always have pre-production cars at both training centers for...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2011, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11,316
Views: 2,005,119
Posted By stin987
Watercooled R1200GS Prototype spotted in Greenville SC

On my was home today I was sitting in traffic on pelham rd bridge over interstate 85 and spotted new r1200gs heading for the 85 on ramp heading north.. After it got close to me I happened to notice...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-25-2011, 07:34 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,513
Posted By stin987
I live in Greenville SC. Lucky me. I have yet...

I live in Greenville SC. Lucky me. I have yet to take any of their courses but plan on doing some in the future. I work for a BMW car dealer here so I think I get something like 20% off. I have...
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