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Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2015, 10:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By atg
The problem started a few hundred miles back. I...

The problem started a few hundred miles back. I first noticed that while pretty much maintaining speed in traffic ( whatever speed) I heard some "clunk" noises when very slightly decelarating or...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-21-2015, 01:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By atg
Jim; I did not post it before as the problem...

Jim;

I did not post it before as the problem occurred on February 18th, 2015. There is nothing more to the story except that later today I am trading it for a new 2015 with a very nice deal...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-20-2015, 04:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,516
Posted By atg
My 2014 GSW, 17500 Km(some 10500 miles) is at the...

My 2014 GSW, 17500 Km(some 10500 miles) is at the dealer waiting for a new shaft drive and final drive...

The splined hub at the end of the drive shaft is round and toothless. The reason so far...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By atg
Kevreif; Thanks for your reply. I had a...

Kevreif;

Thanks for your reply.
I had a 2005, a 2006 and a 2011 before going into GSWs. Collectively I rode some 200,000 Km ( some 120,000 miles) on these 3 bikes and I've learned that if you...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 11:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By atg
def; Will do. I am not only very...

def;

Will do.

I am not only very curious about what went wrong but also what caused it. I wonder if the considerable "clanck" it does every time I engage first gear is not the culprit.

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 02-07-2015, 12:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By atg
GSW odd transmission noises...

Hi;
My 2014 GSW, one yar old and 17,000 Km(some 10,000 miles) on the clock is making some strange gearbox noises.
The noises are frequent when smoothly ridding at any speed and in any gear, however...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 6,270
Views: 1,090,974
Posted By atg
Beautiful area ! Lived in Slippery Rock in the...

Beautiful area ! Lived in Slippery Rock in the 70's while attending college !

Great memories from Moraine State Park.

Andre
Forum: Equipment 12-12-2014, 05:20 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,760
Posted By atg
Perhaps you may provide their website address. ...

Perhaps you may provide their website address.

Thanks,

Andre
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-06-2014, 11:27 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 95,353
Posted By atg
Through the pin set the NAV V outputs a mono,...

Through the pin set the NAV V outputs a mono, turn by turn audio. You can get this signal on a BMW craddle but I do not know if its also available on 660 craddle. Sorry...

Andre
Forum: Layin' down tracks 12-06-2014, 08:21 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 95,353
Posted By atg
No, it does not. On the 660 craddle you will only...

No, it does not. On the 660 craddle you will only get 12 volt charging; no other connections.

Furthermore, the NAV V only outputs audio through bluetooth

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,437
Posted By atg
Regarding the amount of heat an HID light or a...

Regarding the amount of heat an HID light or a halogen light produces, the film below might prove interesting:

...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-15-2014, 08:26 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,656
Posted By atg
Bananaman; May I suggest you watch the...

Bananaman;

May I suggest you watch the movies mentioned ( linked) on my post above ?

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2014, 08:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,656
Posted By atg
Hi; Picking up a dropped bike is not that...

Hi;

Picking up a dropped bike is not that difficult once you learn the proper technique on how to do so.

Perhaps the videos below might be of help:
...
Forum: Latin America 11-11-2014, 02:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 396
Posted By atg
GS riders from Brazil

Hi;

Would like to meet other GS riders that live in Brazil !

I live in São Paulo, Sp.

If you care to write, my email is:

andre@avaprojecta.com.br
Forum: GS Boxers 11-11-2014, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2,945
Views: 422,630
Posted By atg
My comments: If braking when riding very...

My comments:

If braking when riding very slow one can actually feel the rear brakes being applied before the front brakes or at least with greater intensity.

I've also noticed that the NAV V...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2014, 09:06 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 82,830
Posted By atg
Sorry... I meant the gearshift lever. Thanks...

Sorry... I meant the gearshift lever.

Thanks for all the replies !
Forum: GS Boxers 11-02-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 683
Views: 82,830
Posted By atg
Hi; A question to Gearshift assistant pro...

Hi;

A question to Gearshift assistant pro owners:

I understand that if one uses the clutch to gearshift the "assistant" becomes inoperative and one shifts gears just as if the assistant was not...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2014, 12:14 PM
Replies: 170
Views: 24,274
Posted By atg
The various gromets fall out when replacing...

The various gromets fall out when replacing covers... its a faulty project ! In order to prevent loosing them I glued mine with cyanoacrilate (instant glue). Problem solved.

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 10-30-2014, 09:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,199
Posted By atg
Hi; So have you had it all installed ? What...

Hi;

So have you had it all installed ? What results did you get ?

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 10-14-2014, 10:42 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,199
Posted By atg
Hi; On my 2014 GSW I've installed the items...

Hi;

On my 2014 GSW I've installed the items below:

BMW/AKRAPOVIC muffler
REMUS catless headers
K&N air filter
Accelerator module (http://www.sol2.be/)

The net results were a satisfactory...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-03-2014, 08:42 PM
Replies: 11,451
Views: 2,225,065
Posted By atg
Anti theft brace

JetSpeed;

Perhaps it was this one ?

http://www.nippynormans.com/products/r1200gs-lc-mark-4-2013-on/item/cymarc-r1200gs-lclc-adventure-digital-display-anti-theft-brace-cym-cy230414gsalcatb
...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-29-2014, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2,945
Views: 422,630
Posted By atg
Gear shifting

Perhaps I’m opening a can of worms, but I would like to state my opinion...

In fact, I do believe that if the people that have been experiencing problems with gearshifting the 1200 GSW read this...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-02-2014, 11:45 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 5,090
Posted By atg
They work just great ! Absolutely no complains.

They work just great ! Absolutely no complains.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 2,945
Views: 422,630
Posted By atg
This is most likely due to your tires wear. It is...

This is most likely due to your tires wear. It is more common with Metzaller than Michelin.

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2014, 01:03 AM
Replies: 170
Views: 24,274
Posted By atg
Cug; Very nice iniciative !!! I am on...

Cug;

Very nice iniciative !!!

I am on my 2nd GSLC. The first was received in April 2013 ( a November 2012 built ) and the second and present, a 2014 model October 2013 built. The first one I...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-23-2014, 10:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By atg
I've searched for AF-XIED for the GSLC but could...

I've searched for AF-XIED for the GSLC but could find only for earlier GS's...

Do you have information on GSLC model AF_XIED ?

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 07-22-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 780
Posted By atg
2014 LGLC without cat

Hi;

I would like to decat my 2014 GS and would like to know if anyone has done it yet.

There are 2 ways to go about it: remove the cat cutting the original headers or purchase either an...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-23-2014, 09:02 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,629
Posted By atg
Try: ...

Try:

http://www.nippynormans.com/products/r1200gs-lc-mark-4-2013-on/item/horn-wiring-kit-for-bmw-bikes-with-can-bus-wiring-stb-canbuskit
Forum: GS Boxers 03-19-2014, 06:02 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,140
Posted By atg
Thanks ! Anyone else with experience with other...

Thanks ! Anyone else with experience with other BT headsets ?
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2014, 12:24 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 326,213
Posted By atg
BMW's BT helmet system with NAV V on a GSW allows...

BMW's BT helmet system with NAV V on a GSW allows MP3 an directins volume control through the GS "wheel".

Can anyone please inform if there is any other BT system where the GS's "wheel" also...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-18-2014, 12:11 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,140
Posted By atg
I am split between Schubert's and BMW's BT...

I am split between Schubert's and BMW's BT system. The bike is a 2014 GSW.

I know for certain that with BMW's System the wheel will control the listening volume. Can anyone that uses Schubert...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-09-2014, 05:40 AM
Replies: 906
Views: 95,353
Posted By atg
I can see your point, however: 1 I wear...

I can see your point, however:

1 I wear "over the ear' type headphones as I prefer their confort and the ability to still hear "traffic" around me as their sound isolation is not as effective as...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 03-08-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 906
Views: 95,353
Posted By atg
Rocky TFS; I am glad that the JABRA has...

Rocky TFS;

I am glad that the JABRA has worked for you too.

I use 3M's Dual Lock High Strength Velcro to attach it to the tank's gas cap, actually to the tab that covers the key hole. I thread...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 326,213
Posted By atg
DRTBYK; Do you use a headset ? Could you...

DRTBYK;

Do you use a headset ? Could you kindly try this out an report your results ?

Thanks,

Andre
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 04:21 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 326,213
Posted By atg
A few days ago I posted the above. Today, I...

A few days ago I posted the above.

Today, I went to the dealer and decided to try BMW's system 6 helmet and bluetooth.

To my surprise, with BMW's BT the GS wheel controls the volume of the NAV...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By atg
Hi steelerider; I try to ride it as much as...

Hi steelerider;

I try to ride it as much as I can...

Still, I am a perfectionist and eventhough I find GSs in general great (I am now on my 5th consecutive GS and have ridden over 100 K miles...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By atg
Hi liviob; Thanks for your reply and link. I...

Hi liviob;

Thanks for your reply and link. I read throughly and it makes sense that working out the suggested procedures could lead to improvement if the conditions actually found meet the...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2014, 08:46 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 799
Posted By atg
Your opinion ?

Hi;

I am on my second GSW. The first was troblesome; the second almost perfect !!!

The only thing that keeps it form perfection is the 1st gear clunck... I realize that this is not a defect but...
Forum: GS Boxers 03-01-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 326,213
Posted By atg
Bails; In my experience I can only get the...

Bails;

In my experience I can only get the audio quality I want through headphones which is what I use. I find helmet headsets apropriate for comunications or GPS info but not for music.

Thanks...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-28-2014, 04:23 PM
Replies: 2,459
Views: 326,213
Posted By atg
Poscycle; I use a JABRA 2 bluetooth receiver...

Poscycle;

I use a JABRA 2 bluetooth receiver and attached to it wired AKG headphones. The JAbra 2 offers various controls, among them volume.

I use it attached to the tank cap with high...
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