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Forum: GS Boxers 05-28-2014, 02:47 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
So the suspense got to me and I called to find...

So the suspense got to me and I called to find out the diagnosis. They said the one plug had failed and caused the rough running. The TPS was out of whack according to the Motronic. That was reset...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-26-2014, 05:54 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
That picture looks really expensive for me! :eek1

That picture looks really expensive for me! :eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
As always, ADV is a wealth of good info. No...

As always, ADV is a wealth of good info. No busses out of Gila Bend, so he elected to rent a car and give it another go when it gets sorted out. The bike starts, but really poorly, and will run...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
I removed the plugs, one looked pretty...

I removed the plugs, one looked pretty deteriorated and the other was fine the bike starts but doesn't want to run at idle. The poor guy wants to get on a bus at Hila Bend, so we loaded it up on the...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
Can you drive it one coil? Could that damage the...

Can you drive it one coil? Could that damage the bike?
Thx!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-25-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,452
Posted By KLRTucson
1150 stranded in Ajo, AZ, need help

I have a buddy on a 2002 1150 in Ajo, Az currently. Said it started running rough and only on one side.....Also that the oil temp was high. I am heading out there with a trailer and some plugs and...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-22-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 337
Posted By KLRTucson
I can do that.....Can you pm me your email...

I can do that.....Can you pm me your email address? I dont have the pics on my computer
mjplunkett@cox.net
Forum: GS Boxers 05-13-2014, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 486
Posted By KLRTucson
Subscribed....I bought some and am just waiting...

Subscribed....I bought some and am just waiting for my Givi AF330 to arrive so I can test them out. They are hopefully better than the stock set up. My ham fists have a tough time getting in there.
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2014, 08:30 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By KLRTucson
I will call TT on Monday, that is a good...

I will call TT on Monday, that is a good idea.....thx!
Forum: GS Boxers 05-02-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 213
Posted By KLRTucson
Will my TT special set panniers work on an 08 1200 GSA?

I am in the process of trying to get luggage for my 08 1200 GSA. My 2002 1150 regular GS has the TT "special set" 35L panniers, the one with the exhaust cutout. If i buy the 457$ TT mounting racks,...
Forum: GS Boxers 04-29-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 3,891
Posted By KLRTucson
Take it for a long trip, I bet that will help! I...

Take it for a long trip, I bet that will help! I have also been contemplating selling my 2002 GS for a 1200 GSA, and I've got a Chaco Canyon ride planned next week. I'm hoping that will fix my 1200...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2013, 07:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By KLRTucson
I am okay with fancy.....I would most likely...

I am okay with fancy.....I would most likely injure myself if I tried fabricating anything....thanks for the bags connection lead...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-24-2013, 11:20 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By KLRTucson
Zumo 450 shelf mount.....A question

Maybe this should be in the GPS forum....not sure....

I have an 1150 that I mounted an accessory shelf to above the gauge cluster. My Zumo is currently on the handlebars via Ram mount....So I...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-20-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,640
Posted By KLRTucson
Beemerboneyard has a nice kit that has everything...

Beemerboneyard has a nice kit that has everything you need, although more $$$$$$..

I followede one of the Wisdom threads and bought an extra 4' of fuel line and attached an extra quick disconnect...
Forum: Ride reports 09-18-2011, 05:06 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 10,703
Posted By KLRTucson
Great RR! Next time I recommend The...

Great RR!

Next time I recommend The Pocketstone cafe in Bigfork or Echo Lake cafe.....good grub. Montana CT is sliding IMHO....
Forum: Trip Planning 09-05-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,309
Posted By KLRTucson
I bring camping gear, but tend to stay in hotels...

I bring camping gear, but tend to stay in hotels every once in a while....never make reservations.....If the town is full up and no rooms available, I look for RV parks.....There is ALWAYS somewhere...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-04-2011, 11:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,345
Posted By KLRTucson
There was a guy who must have been a medic, I...

There was a guy who must have been a medic, I think in Prince Georges County....said they tried it, but doesn't recommend it. It was in response to some Long island VFF wanting to put code lights on...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-30-2011, 06:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,345
Posted By KLRTucson
We've been looking for an alternate response...

We've been looking for an alternate response vehicle.....I'm gonna send this up the chain as well:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 08-29-2011, 06:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
Did the HEET have anything to do with it? ...

Did the HEET have anything to do with it?

My bike has now had more tankfuls of fuel through it with no more hesistation.....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-28-2011, 07:12 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 4,543
Posted By KLRTucson
Tallguy....The cleanliness of your bike /garage...

Tallguy....The cleanliness of your bike /garage is pretty disturbing:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 08-26-2011, 10:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,820
Posted By KLRTucson
I'm 6'5".....I've tried a few combos.....Didnt...

I'm 6'5".....I've tried a few combos.....Didnt like looking through the popemobile that came on the bike....I can't remember the make. I did try the CB ADV plus 2 in height and a little extra width....
Forum: GS Boxers 08-25-2011, 10:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
Someone has suggested that this may be caused by...

Someone has suggested that this may be caused by a small amount of water in the fuel. Since it is heavier than fuel, the water sits down low, and if some gets into the fuel delivery system, it will...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2011, 08:05 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,039
Posted By KLRTucson
Do it. Like everyone has said, best $$$ spent on...

Do it. Like everyone has said, best $$$ spent on my bike without question. It does raise you up a bit, but I've noticed after putting 4000 miles on it, it settled down a bit. I wouldn't waste my...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2011, 06:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
Does it do it regularly?.......Mine only did it...

Does it do it regularly?.......Mine only did it that once when the tank was low.....Why wouldn't it happen more regularly? I am not looking forward to either fixing or replacing it....What's your...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-23-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
Assuming that the liner may be the culprit, is it...

Assuming that the liner may be the culprit, is it just better to get a new tank rather than trying to have it relined? Anyone have experience in the relining department? Cost vs benefit? may be...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-22-2011, 11:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
The orange stuff?....Did you wind up re lining...

The orange stuff?....Did you wind up re lining the tank?....This seems like a good explanation for what is going on with my bike....thx for the input.
Forum: GS Boxers 08-21-2011, 03:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
So I drained as much of the fuel as...

So I drained as much of the fuel as possible....using the low pressure return into a jerry can.....the pump whined a little, I tilted to its right side, started it up again and got out some more...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-19-2011, 06:03 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
I did mark the plate with a sharpie and put it...

I did mark the plate with a sharpie and put it back in the same way it came out....it is the original set up.....I thought about the tank liner, but assumed it would cause problems all the time...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-19-2011, 08:40 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,166
Posted By KLRTucson
1150 GS cuts out at speed...then fine?

Looking for some insight beyond my limited knowledge.....The bike is a 2002 GS ADV hack.....I have a standard GS I added the larger BMW tank to last year. I bought it with a dent in the right side...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-27-2011, 07:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By KLRTucson
Thanks for the suggestions......Can't wait to get...

Thanks for the suggestions......Can't wait to get out of the Aizona broiler!
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 07-26-2011, 04:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 528
Posted By KLRTucson
Trail Creek Road in Idaho questions...

Heading up to Kalispell from Arizona in a few days......looking for some scenic diversions.....How is Trail Creek Road from 75 near Sun Valley over to 93? Is this a better option than taking 75 all...
Forum: Layin' down tracks 07-21-2011, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 767
Posted By KLRTucson
Streetpilot to Zumo 450 Cord Question

So let me preface this by acknowledging my laziness and general willingness to take a possible shortcut. Also my tendency to break thinks when doing work on my bike causes me to ask the question.......
Forum: GS Boxers 07-19-2011, 06:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 730
Posted By KLRTucson
I mounted some to the back of my Caribou cases...

I mounted some to the back of my Caribou cases before heading off to Mexico. The one on the exhaust side exploded 50 miles out of town....I dont use them anymore
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-13-2011, 03:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By KLRTucson
That sounds more my speed! Thanks for the link.

That sounds more my speed! Thanks for the link.
Forum: Americas 07-13-2011, 07:29 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,046
Posted By KLRTucson
Thx for the 411.....Going to the Sun is on the...

Thx for the 411.....Going to the Sun is on the list....North Fork of the Flathead road too. Been to Moose's, great pizza!. My SO claims her name is carved in several places there..:eek1 Can't wait...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-12-2011, 02:32 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 4,542
Posted By KLRTucson
I just ordered a pair as well.....165 including...

I just ordered a pair as well.....165 including shipping.....Pretty fair deal.....I'd be interested to see how these hold up to mild off road use. I did get the radial's rated to 130mph.
Forum: GS Boxers 07-11-2011, 04:33 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 814
Posted By KLRTucson
It is 100 percent likely that I am the X factor...

It is 100 percent likely that I am the X factor in the breakage.......I usually break for tings than i fix! I will try the anti sieze, and try not to torque them too much....I will also buy some...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2011, 12:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 814
Posted By KLRTucson
Thanks for the pointers...... I will order...

Thanks for the pointers......

I will order extras as I never seem to work on the bike when the dealer is open.....You think I would have learned by now! On a side note....Have any of you ever...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 07-10-2011, 12:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 432
Posted By KLRTucson
Shop recomendation... Kalispell area...

Riding up to Kalispell to visit some family in a few weeks.....My TKC's have enough life to get there, but not back. I was going to ship some new rubber up there hoping to find a shop that would...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-10-2011, 10:29 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 814
Posted By KLRTucson
I figured any glueing wouldnt really help.....I...

I figured any glueing wouldnt really help.....I thought I might have been doing something wrong, it just seems like every time I change my filter, I have to replace these bolts. Thx for the advice!
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