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Forum: Epic Ride Reports 07-01-2015, 11:11 PM
Replies: 623
Views: 85,913
Posted By GrizGirl
Good deal... I was just getting ready to post up...

Good deal... I was just getting ready to post up that I could come and get you early Friday morning (have to work tomorrow) but it sounds like you have it sorted. We are in the front range, near...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-12-2015, 08:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 492
Posted By GrizGirl
The park is pretty crowded in July. It all...

The park is pretty crowded in July. It all depends on where in Yellowstone you want to be. You don't make time through the park, plan on half a day north to south, maybe more due to critter jams...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-09-2015, 02:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By GrizGirl
I agree that it stays relatively dry if you are...

I agree that it stays relatively dry if you are moving while it is raining. When mine got soaked it was parked during a rain storm. The waterproof spray really helped that though!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By GrizGirl
Oh, and as for it being a touring seat, no, it is...

Oh, and as for it being a touring seat, no, it is not. It is not as comfortable as a wide, cushy seat will be. I'm ok with that, a lot of other folks probably wouldn't be. It doesn't cause...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-07-2015, 09:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 703
Posted By GrizGirl
I have one, the high version, that I put on the...

I have one, the high version, that I put on the bike last November. For me, it is definitely more comfortable than the stock seat which I thought was a torture device for anything more than 50...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-05-2015, 01:39 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,191
Posted By GrizGirl
I'm so happy to hear that Carolyn's tumor is...

I'm so happy to hear that Carolyn's tumor is probably not malignant! Good news!!!!

Do you need any help cleaning up? I'm ready to go after spending the morning down in Lyons.

The hail in...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-03-2015, 07:53 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
Unfortunately my camera broke this weekend and...

Unfortunately my camera broke this weekend and even though it appeared to be working everything is corrupted. I am trying to save what I can but I don't know if I can save the video.... :cry
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 06-02-2015, 10:54 AM
Replies: 781
Views: 113,334
Posted By GrizGirl
No, the picture just shows how deep the snow is...

No, the picture just shows how deep the snow is in the high country. It is only passable when they use the large machines to clear gaps in the deep drifts. Most of the high country dirt passes will...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2015, 08:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By GrizGirl
Mine broke off and just the key part was replaced...

Mine broke off and just the key part was replaced under warranty. Even if they won't pay for it under warranty it is much cheaper to replace just the key and not the whole FOB.

BMW has done a...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2015, 07:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 612
Posted By GrizGirl
You bent the key, not the FOB part right? Send...

You bent the key, not the FOB part right? Send the FOB back and have them refund your money. Make them order you a replacement key shank under warranty for your FOB. Easy instructions for...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-27-2015, 06:26 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
I'm thinking there were enough cancellations that...

I'm thinking there were enough cancellations that you should be ok....

But based on your post and a few others talking of trailers and toy haulers I thought maybe I should ensure everyone...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-27-2015, 12:11 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
That was my dilemma - if I was taking the 350 it...

That was my dilemma - if I was taking the 350 it would have ridden over in the back of the truck. I just decided I'm in the mood for a nice, slow pace with lots of pictures. The 1200 and the Pro...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-27-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 781
Views: 113,334
Posted By GrizGirl
This one is from this year. They were working...

This one is from this year. They were working towards an opening last week and said the cuts through some of the drifts were 20 feet deep. The recent snows kept filling in those cuts which is why...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-27-2015, 08:03 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
:clap Scenic is GOOD!!! Dirt is good too, just...

:clap Scenic is GOOD!!! Dirt is good too, just hoping for not too much sand. Although we will be taking the Bench Road in to Echo Park because it is so amazingly pretty.... At least the sand hill...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-26-2015, 07:49 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
Pro Leisure Tour

In true Pro Leisure Tour fashion I have decided, without much fanfare or planning, that I am taking the big bike which means I will be PLT'ing it. If everyone else is ok with a little less planning,...
Forum: Americas 05-20-2015, 07:18 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,109
Posted By GrizGirl
Rockett88s

Tha Rick and I ran into the OP at breakfast in Mexican Hat. He got his new mug and he and Sue seemed to be having a wonderful time. We had our first sighting of him the night before from our camp...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-13-2015, 11:24 AM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
Quote: Originally Posted by farrington300 ...

Quote:
Originally Posted by farrington300
Originally Posted by SgtMarty
A-Team:

nwcolorider(Hannibal): DR650, Dino '15 Ride Leader, GPS
ricker(BA Baracus): KTM, right?, Advanced, GPS...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-12-2015, 09:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
Ha, I was just getting ready to post up the...

Ha, I was just getting ready to post up the specifics. Good timing!

I received my key from BMW, and yes, it works. It is just a key, looks like the key you get with a non-keyless start bike.
...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 05-07-2015, 10:58 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 21,003
Posted By GrizGirl
Thanks Norm!!!!

Wow, you are the best!!!

I need to PM Laurie D about bringing along some gas for me and maybe a small duffel bag. There is still a chance I may bring the pig but right now I am thinking I will...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-01-2015, 01:29 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 10,426
Posted By GrizGirl
Do it! My last bike had yellow plastics but was...

Do it! My last bike had yellow plastics but was originally grey. Someone wanted grey so they swapped with the demo bike which I eventually purchased from them. It never affected anything or caused...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 01:59 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
I'll be sure to get the part number when I pick...

I'll be sure to get the part number when I pick up the key, hopefully tomorrow.

I'm going to ask the dealer what they used to lubricate the locks as it really seemed to help. My 2010 lost the...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 01:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
The lid locks should not be sticky at all, so...

The lid locks should not be sticky at all, so tell your dealer that it is NOT normal and make them fix it - they can grind a little off the tab that holds them in and they can also lubricate them. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 01:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
I had my pannier locks looked at during my first...

I had my pannier locks looked at during my first service and they now work without effort; they told me they lubricated them, no adjustments, and now they don't stick at all. There was no excessive...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-30-2015, 07:54 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
When did you buy your bike from them? I bought...

When did you buy your bike from them? I bought mine late October of last year and despite questioning the keyless about 4 times they continually reassured me that it would be problem free.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2015, 05:37 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
No. I ordered a metal key that I think will look...

No. I ordered a metal key that I think will look like the one I used to have for my 2010. At least, that is what was described to the parts guy by national BMW. I could have ordered a plastic one,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 410
Posted By GrizGirl
I just searched it out and it seems they will be...

I just searched it out and it seems they will be going through Maybell this coming Sunday. Sure seems like a cool thing to see!!!
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
Yes, I do. When I bought the bike that was one...

Yes, I do. When I bought the bike that was one thing I wasn't sure about and I do now wish I had ordered a keyed ignition bike. Ah well....



I will find out on Friday but I will definitely be...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2015, 11:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
In case there is any interest in this, BMW of...

In case there is any interest in this, BMW of Denver dug into this for me and found a part number for a luggage key that will work with my cases and seat locks. I guess the BMW key on the FOB is so...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 11:46 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By GrizGirl
Edit: Hooray! They found the part number to...

Edit: Hooray! They found the part number to order me a luggage key that will work on the seat and cases!!! If it really does work, I'll order a backup for it... PHEW!

Well, I found someone at...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 10:04 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By GrizGirl
I may need to have him solder it to something...

I may need to have him solder it to something that can be gripped until I figure out a more permanent solution.... He may have to trace it on one of the fancy shop machines and make me something...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 09:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By GrizGirl
Thanks - yes, I need to find the time to just...

Thanks - yes, I need to find the time to just take it places and see what can be done - so many locksmiths are mobile these days though so that can be a tough thing. I'll try a BMW car dealer too,...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-29-2015, 09:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 322
Posted By GrizGirl
Need help cutting a sidewinder/laser cut key!!

Hi all -

I'm starting to feel a bit desperate. My stupid 2015 GSA came with a sidewinder key. It's one of the new laser cut keys that pops up when you push the button on a FOB. Well, the damn...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,490
Posted By GrizGirl
2015 GSA - Key broke off FOB

Hi all -

My key broke off my FOB in the pannier lock. It was a very clean break and I pulled the key out but now it is pretty useless. I suspect it had a small flaw or crack which weakened it. ...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-28-2015, 10:51 AM
Replies: 164
Views: 11,455
Posted By GrizGirl
I am not going to apologize for my direct...

I am not going to apologize for my direct response to the OP, who has heavily edited and deleted the bizarre and disturbing comments he was making trying to justify asking about a woman he doesn't...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-25-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 164
Views: 11,455
Posted By GrizGirl
Dude, you need to get a grip... If you contacted...

Dude, you need to get a grip... If you contacted her and she ignored you, game over, move on, don't ask more about her. If she contacted you back and you are in communication here's a thought - why...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-21-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 5,371
Views: 275,713
Posted By GrizGirl
Crap! Stuck on a conference call so won't make it...

Crap! Stuck on a conference call so won't make it down. Maybe a 2nd beer night on Thursday?
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-20-2015, 06:12 PM
Replies: 5,371
Views: 275,713
Posted By GrizGirl
Yay! It will be great to see you guys! :clap

Yay! It will be great to see you guys! :clap
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-20-2015, 05:55 PM
Replies: 5,371
Views: 275,713
Posted By GrizGirl
Can a former New Mexican crash beer night? ...

Can a former New Mexican crash beer night? :freaky

I'm in town for my mom's birthday and was hoping to say hi!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-15-2015, 05:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,513
Posted By GrizGirl
Because the White Rim is managed as part of...

Because the White Rim is managed as part of Canyonlands National Park your bikes must be highway legal, which means they need to be plated.

Some over the speed limit is ok but I have heard they...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 04-07-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 4,197
Posted By GrizGirl
Well, shoot.... I might be able to make this...

Well, shoot.... I might be able to make this work!!! I'll check my schedule tomorrow and see but I think I already have these days blocked off for vacation! I might want a pink team though, just...
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