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Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 04-27-2015, 09:14 PM
Replies: 9,516
Views: 2,259,740
Posted By Ostion
This is my favorite, absolutely beautiful. Yamaha...

This is my favorite, absolutely beautiful. Yamaha take note... :deal
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-15-2015, 08:39 PM
Replies: 9,516
Views: 2,259,740
Posted By Ostion
Bike is 6 weeks old, pics are from 2 weeks ago. ...

Bike is 6 weeks old, pics are from 2 weeks ago.


http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s250/ostion_album/Supertenere/IMAG0789_zpsul1ehzp9.jpg...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 03-01-2015, 09:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,460
Posted By Ostion
Where are you located? I suggest you get the...

Where are you located?
I suggest you get the ES, especially coming off a BMW, you won't feel stepping down at all.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-28-2015, 06:33 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 24,628
Posted By Ostion
Mine is also still being shipped from Europe. A...

Mine is also still being shipped from Europe. A bit deceptive the "in stock" message they have posted by the item at their website.
I do work in shipping and this type of delay means it wasn't even...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-22-2015, 02:25 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 24,628
Posted By Ostion
I want a bit of a louder bark . I am waiting on...

I want a bit of a louder bark . I am waiting on the Jury on the reflash of the ECU. So far I have not read enough evidence on the miracle effects for '14 and later units.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-21-2015, 07:55 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 24,628
Posted By Ostion
I too ordered an Arrow exhaust, arriving next...

I too ordered an Arrow exhaust, arriving next week. I too have a brand new '14 ST ES. I don't have any issues with the engine or feel I could get more out of it. It's one of those situations of don't...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-20-2015, 06:20 AM
Replies: 194
Views: 24,628
Posted By Ostion
:thumb

:thumb
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-14-2015, 08:18 PM
Replies: 194
Views: 24,628
Posted By Ostion
Go for the ES, not that much more $ and totally...

Go for the ES, not that much more $ and totally worth it.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-09-2015, 03:24 PM
Replies: 28,143
Views: 5,652,695
Posted By Ostion
I see I am not the only one, just read same case...

I see I am not the only one, just read same case for other inmates to be.
I will patiently wait until is sorted out. Thanks
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-09-2015, 12:30 PM
Replies: 28,143
Views: 5,652,695
Posted By Ostion
I have been waiting for over nine days for admin...

I have been waiting for over nine days for admin approval on my membership request for yamahasupertenere.com forum. Do you guys know if they go into credit information, political affiliation, school...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-06-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,797
Posted By Ostion
I just bought a ST ES '14. I had ridden R1150GS...

I just bought a ST ES '14. I had ridden R1150GS for the last 7 years and wanted, not so much an upgrade, but an adjustment to current technology/engine etc. The bike is as heavy but I am ok with...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-03-2015, 06:25 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 15,004
Posted By Ostion
Thanks allsop.

Thanks allsop.
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-02-2015, 07:57 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 15,004
Posted By Ostion
New owner, '14 S10 ES, i have a stupid question...

New owner, '14 S10 ES, i have a stupid question and I don't know where else to make it. The big thread for the S10 is over 1700 pages long. The Supertenere forum is still considering my membership...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 02-01-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,156
Posted By Ostion
I left my house yesterday morning to buy a used...

I left my house yesterday morning to buy a used '11 Triple Black R1200GS. It had bags, and lots of aftermarket accessories. I test rode it for 10 miles, brought it back, and thanked the sales person,...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-31-2015, 09:01 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 7,053
Posted By Ostion
I got mine today, 2014 ES. $14,100 OTD, no...

I got mine today, 2014 ES. $14,100 OTD, no extras, and including 9% sales tax from LA county.
70 mile ride confirmed my gut feeling about this bike, great replacement for my amazing GS1150.
One...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-26-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,778
Posted By Ostion
Thanks for the feedback guys. Yes, I need to ride...

Thanks for the feedback guys. Yes, I need to ride both, that will give me a better idea of which is what.
Ride safe.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-26-2015, 11:41 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,778
Posted By Ostion
1190 Adventure, please convince me

Hi guys, I am torn, between 1190 adv s ('14) and Supertenere ES ('14)
I like the performance of the KTM but it is too new, I have read it has some reliability issues. I come from a R1150GS and...
Forum: Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan 01-25-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 15,156
Posted By Ostion
Nice thread guys. I never considered the S10 a...

Nice thread guys.
I never considered the S10 a possibility for my garage. I am the current owner (she will be gone tomorrow) of a '04 RGS1150. I never thought I would ever owned such an overweight,...
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-22-2015, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 696
Posted By Ostion
Thanks guys, interested in the S only.

Thanks guys, interested in the S only.
Forum: Ridiculous streetbikes with 6 CPUs and too much horsepower (1050/1190/1290cc) 01-22-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 696
Posted By Ostion
1190 adv, 2014 vs 2015, help please

A dealer is trying to sell me a 2015 telling me the that the 2014 has no electronic suspension...
Can you advise equipment differences on the two years, please?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Ostion
Thank you for sharing your opinions. You all have...

Thank you for sharing your opinions. You all have touched issues I am very familiar with. Just the fact that you have to inquire about something newer, being better than the old, gives you a good...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,780
Posted By Ostion
No issues on mine, zero. I have owned it for...

No issues on mine, zero. I have owned it for three years, 16,000 miles.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,344
Posted By Ostion
I want to talk to u, who went GS1150 to GS1200

I know, hundredth thread on it.
I have an '04, fully loaded with Ohlins, Sargent, Remus, Pias, etc.
I love the bike but I can't get over the weight/tractor factor. I have read and read, to confirm...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2013, 06:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By Ostion
No, God did not intend me to use my hands much. ...

No, God did not intend me to use my hands much.
Thanks though
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2013, 03:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By Ostion
I guess I already have the answer. ...

I guess I already have the answer.

http://www.ascycles.com/Illustrated_catalog2/MicroList.aspx?id=51759&bindName=Headlight&bindCat=63_0577
Forum: GS Boxers 11-17-2013, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 568
Posted By Ostion
R1150GS '04, broken headlight lens

HI guys, I have checked as much as I can but have not been able to find out if I can replace my broken front lens (rock from a bike ahead of me) or need to do the whole assembly thing. If anybody has...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2013, 08:57 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,116
Posted By Ostion
Is yours a '04 as well? I wasn't sure if the...

Is yours a '04 as well?
I wasn't sure if the owner's manual is the same for '04 and earlier models or just for the twin spark.
It seems like the general consensus is to stick with 91 octanes. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-02-2013, 04:46 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,116
Posted By Ostion
GS1150 Twin Spark / 87 octane gas

Am I wasting my money by using 91 octane gasoline on my twin spark GS1150?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2012, 10:02 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 433
Posted By Ostion
Sargent seat "slides" on my R1150gs, help.

It is the second Sargent seat I own (on 2 different R1150GS, same issue) and when placed on the high setting, I can feel it sliding left and right when pushing with my inner thighs (parking, hanging...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-17-2012, 03:50 PM
Replies: 197
Views: 29,088
Posted By Ostion
I am interested in these covers if they come to...

I am interested in these covers if they come to life. Please keep me posted.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-13-2012, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By Ostion
Check the Wunderlich Vario risers, they are one...

Check the Wunderlich Vario risers, they are one inch up and close to 1.5" back.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-10-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By Ostion
I have them on the Flea Market already, thanks.

I have them on the Flea Market already, thanks.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By Ostion
I think you are right, it never occurred to me to...

I think you are right, it never occurred to me to check the stock ones, I was looking for the SW Motech, Touratech, etc.
Problem solved. Thanks.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,349
Posted By Ostion
R1150GS crash bars, can you identify?

Please


http://i154.photobucket.com/albums/s250/ostion_album/R1150GS04.jpg



Thanks
Forum: GS Boxers 02-09-2012, 11:41 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,166
Posted By Ostion
$6,000-$6,500

$6,000-$6,500
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2012, 04:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 693
Posted By Ostion
I have a stock shield on my '04 GS (standard). I...

I have a stock shield on my '04 GS (standard). I am looking for Tobinators and the one soffered belong to an ADV. I wanted to know if they would fit or not.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-08-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 693
Posted By Ostion
GS1150 Tobinators: same for ADV model?

Do they work the same, are they compatible?
Forum: GS Boxers 10-02-2011, 09:25 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 5,927
Posted By Ostion
Thumb GS vs R

Hilarious, great analogy :lol3
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 09:40 PM
Replies: 3,399
Views: 603,211
Posted By Ostion
Thanks, man, I guess the consensus is GS all the...

Thanks, man, I guess the consensus is GS all the way. That may have opened my eyes to keep things the way they are. I also have a Triumph Speed 4 and three bikes was a bit of a stretch for the wife...
Forum: Road warriors 06-04-2011, 07:42 PM
Replies: 3,399
Views: 603,211
Posted By Ostion
I owned a '95, loved it, bought a '02, kept it...

I owned a '95, loved it, bought a '02, kept it for 5 years and sold it. I am looking at buying a '01 next week. I came to the conclusion it may be the best of the litter.
I also own a GS1150 that I...
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