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Forum: GS Boxers 04-07-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 11,357
Views: 2,061,635
Posted By Jonesky
At the risk of getting flamed here what is going...

At the risk of getting flamed here what is going on (rumors) with the GS Adventure LC? I've seen the new straight GS but would love to hear about the Adventure other than next year you'll see.
Forum: GS Boxers 04-04-2012, 12:21 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,630
Posted By Jonesky
That maier insert conflicted with my tkc's. So...

That maier insert conflicted with my tkc's. So I did what any good adv'er would. Rode thru the noise and pain and eroded the fender. :evil
Forum: GS Boxers 03-03-2012, 02:25 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 113,666
Posted By Jonesky
Dude that bike looks great. Now maybe paint up...

Dude that bike looks great. Now maybe paint up that dog so it matches...:D
Forum: Vendors 02-26-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 492
Views: 96,645
Posted By Jonesky
^^^^ That is very sweet. :wink:

^^^^ That is very sweet. :wink:
Forum: Equipment 02-15-2012, 05:09 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,860
Posted By Jonesky
:D:D Nice report. I'd say it might not...

:D:D

Nice report. I'd say it might not have been intended for cold weather if they vented it that way. IDK how underwear is going to stop the frozen cajones. Perhaps a wind resistant pair of...
Forum: Equipment 02-13-2012, 07:26 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 31,757
Posted By Jonesky
I don't understand my own comments sometimes. ...

I don't understand my own comments sometimes. :lol3 What did happen to me once was taking in a lunch at altitude or a warm day and misjudging the weather thru a pass I was riding thru and soon as...
Forum: GS Boxers 02-12-2012, 06:48 AM
Replies: 11,357
Views: 2,061,635
Posted By Jonesky
What's the point of it being a boxer if it's...

What's the point of it being a boxer if it's water-cooled? Are we just left with a lower cg? Along those same lines the choice between a Triumph Explorer and a BMW GS Boxer then is engine...
Forum: Equipment 02-11-2012, 06:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,673
Posted By Jonesky
Oakley makes some cool ones and if you want heavy...

Oakley makes some cool ones and if you want heavy duty old school try Duluth Backpacks.
Forum: GS Boxers 02-11-2012, 06:23 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 16,974
Posted By Jonesky
Ha, good one. They are pretty cool bikes and...

Ha, good one. They are pretty cool bikes and even have one coming out with a 8 gal tank. :thumb
Forum: Equipment 02-10-2012, 03:12 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 31,757
Posted By Jonesky
One thing about the outer layer being the...

One thing about the outer layer being the waterproof is that if you inadvertently get wet riding due to a sudden onset of rain or whatever and you get the suit wet then put on the outer layer you are...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,915
Posted By Jonesky
I have one of each and I think once underway...

I have one of each and I think once underway there is not much difference sans the bars.
Forum: Vendors 12-27-2011, 07:00 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,287
Posted By Jonesky
I know Deano and he really loves Ohlins. :D. I...

I know Deano and he really loves Ohlins. :D. I think he'll make a great vendor for us all.
Forum: GS Boxers 12-16-2011, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 725
Posted By Jonesky
Idk if it was the most stupid but it was a good...

Idk if it was the most stupid but it was a good effort...:D
Forum: GS Boxers 11-14-2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,347
Posted By Jonesky
Gosh yes, I love that tank, too. I rode my GSA...

Gosh yes, I love that tank, too. I rode my GSA from Anchorage to Seattle in Sept and stuff starts to close down for the season up there around then and I just rolled thru...without a worry. So...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-10-2011, 06:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,324
Posted By Jonesky
What was that red Husquarna? Looked vaguely...

What was that red Husquarna? Looked vaguely ADVish...
Forum: Alaska 10-19-2011, 04:15 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,815
Posted By Jonesky
Cassiar is closed. Or at least 37 is. Road...

Cassiar is closed. Or at least 37 is. Road washed out. Check here before you go to check status, as it was a mess. Be a while before it gets fixed...

http://transcanadahighway.com/
Forum: Equipment 10-10-2011, 01:56 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 12,631
Posted By Jonesky
Well, hurry it the heck up!

Well, hurry it the heck up!
Forum: GS Boxers 10-09-2011, 07:13 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,809
Posted By Jonesky
Seat upgrade helped me immeasuably especially if...

Seat upgrade helped me immeasuably especially if u log a lot of highway miles enrouteto the good stuff. Buying a GSA seat = waste of cash, IMHO. Unless you mean to upgrade it and keep a stock seat...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-01-2011, 06:10 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,898
Posted By Jonesky
I have the 2011 RT and a 2009 GSA. I put...

I have the 2011 RT and a 2009 GSA. I put Wilbers ESA on the GSA. My GSA rides TONS better than the RT over rough surfaces. The RT with ESA provides a very stiff sporty ride comparatively in...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-14-2011, 08:39 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,782
Posted By Jonesky
Sorry, my bad. I was thinking about myself...

Sorry, my bad. I was thinking about myself again. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2011, 02:15 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,782
Posted By Jonesky
Hmmmm, maybe a GW or GT1600 or even a GSA to tow...

Hmmmm, maybe a GW or GT1600 or even a GSA to tow a KTM 300 to a cool trail and then hit it and reload when done and press on down the road? :D
Forum: Canada 09-08-2011, 11:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,821
Posted By Jonesky
I will and thanks. I will be departing...

I will and thanks. I will be departing Anchorage on Tuesday next week and motoring on over.
Forum: Canada 09-08-2011, 06:38 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,821
Posted By Jonesky
After looking at that story that road looks like...

After looking at that story that road looks like it's gone. So can I correctly conclude that there will be no passage on 37 for some time? Next week sounds a little optimistic.

I guess I might...
Forum: Canada 09-07-2011, 05:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,821
Posted By Jonesky
Well hell, I was going to ride the Cassiar next...

Well hell, I was going to ride the Cassiar next week. :cry. Now what?
Forum: GS Boxers 09-07-2011, 05:37 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 5,388
Posted By Jonesky
So true...

So true...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2011, 09:00 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,805
Posted By Jonesky
I find the Louisville BMW service to be vastly...

I find the Louisville BMW service to be vastly improved now. Why not give them a shout if needed...James Davidson is th guy to start with.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-24-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 312
Views: 54,333
Posted By Jonesky
My sorta funny story was when riding thru MO I...

My sorta funny story was when riding thru MO I stopped for guess at a rural gas station and I ride attgatt. A couple of farm boys came over and asked a few questions about the panzer and then on...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2011, 08:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 667
Posted By Jonesky
Shit. I was just there today and I didn't see...

Shit. I was just there today and I didn't see it. I'll def ask about it.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2011, 02:17 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,049
Posted By Jonesky
I have a GSA with RDL and love the seat and I...

I have a GSA with RDL and love the seat and I have a 32 inseam. It saves my a$$ literally. But it does eat into your inseam a bit. For me it was very much worth it but you do have to be more...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2011, 09:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By Jonesky
Well then yes you will notice a significant...

Well then yes you will notice a significant improvement assuming the rest of your bike is in good repair. There are others besides ohlins. Look at hyper pro (supposedly super tough) and wilbers. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-17-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 880
Posted By Jonesky
How many km's on your old girl and are the shocks...

How many km's on your old girl and are the shocks you have oem?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-15-2011, 07:16 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,068
Posted By Jonesky
No kidding. 4100 beans? Who's gonna buy...

No kidding. 4100 beans? Who's gonna buy that?:eek1. Especially when WESA is a third the cost.

I wonder if this will be something to come on new GS's down the road. It's BMW priced for sure.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2011, 03:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 907
Posted By Jonesky
Won't BMW come and get it for you if you're still...

Won't BMW come and get it for you if you're still under warranty? My bets are fuel pump or it needs an ecu flash.:confused
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 8,191
Views: 4,217,234
Posted By Jonesky
I think I'll see if this one can carry more...

I think I'll see if this one can carry more crap...:D

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/54617948@N02/6028422065/" title="DSC_0732 by Pixonastix, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2011, 01:22 PM
Replies: 2,894
Views: 918,594
Posted By Jonesky
Yes, I did. :D Was there about 3 weeks ago. ...

Yes, I did. :D Was there about 3 weeks ago.

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/54617948@N02/6039489134/" title="DSC_0717 by Pixonastix, on Flickr"><img...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-13-2011, 01:11 PM
Replies: 377
Views: 57,675
Posted By Jonesky
I bought the GSA because I liked it. And thought...

I bought the GSA because I liked it. And thought I'd be a little more comfortable on the super slab getting to the good stuff. And I've taken the pig on some good stuff. :evil OTOH, I like all...
Forum: Orange Crush 08-10-2011, 04:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,461
Posted By Jonesky
Great report. Nice ride, too. Just a quick...

Great report. Nice ride, too. Just a quick question: Do you think on that ride you'd have been better served on a KTM 690 or something smaller?
Forum: GS Boxers 08-09-2011, 05:54 PM
Replies: 2,894
Views: 918,594
Posted By Jonesky
<a...

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/54617948@N02/6027680920/" title="DSC_0716 by Pixonastix, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm7.static.flickr.com/6068/6027680920_5decfef3ce_b.jpg" width="1024"...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-07-2011, 10:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,223
Posted By Jonesky
Shoulda kept the RT, too. :D

Shoulda kept the RT, too. :D
Forum: GS Boxers 08-03-2011, 06:23 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 977
Posted By Jonesky
Some pretty interesting 2012 GS colors

http://www.visordown.com/motorcycle-news-new-bikes/first-2012-bmws-revealed/18470.html#ixzz1RCQ1DpjN

Someone could find direct pics?
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