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Forum: GS Boxers Yesterday, 08:52 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By DMilan
I don't believe that is the extender that Jim...

I don't believe that is the extender that Jim has. His is from Pyramid, looks like Illium Works has their own version.

That makes at least 4 different extensions for the GSLC.
2 from Pyramid, as...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-23-2015, 05:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 688
Posted By DMilan
(cc) Thorough review JVB! I have...

(cc)

Thorough review JVB!

I have finally placed an order for a 2015 GS
Like you, a la carte. Should arrive March/April.

Actually, bought 2.
1. A 2014 RT Buy-back at an unbelievable price....
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2015, 08:11 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,839
Posted By DMilan
It appears to me that you would still get the...

It appears to me that you would still get the standard GSA Top Rack, even if you don't order the side racks ala carta or via a "Package".


So you could mount a BMW GSA Top Case to that rack.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 01-03-2015, 07:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,839
Posted By DMilan
JVB Don't believe that's quite right. ...

JVB

Don't believe that's quite right.

I've STILL not ordered an LC R1200GS or GSA but I might soon.
Gotta do sumpin with all those accessories I have in the basement.

Still wrestling with...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-30-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,061
Posted By DMilan
1. Arguably, there have been incremental...

1. Arguably, there have been incremental improvements to the bike.

2. The top 20-30% income folks have a lot o cash to play with. Their "portfolios" have been restored, and then some, thanks to...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-26-2014, 05:17 AM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,989
Posted By DMilan
my.02 STILL have not ordered one, but will...

my.02
STILL have not ordered one, but will chime in anyway as I've thought about it so much.

1. ESA YES

2. LED Headlight NO / Supplemental LEDs will help with daytime conspicuousness and...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-23-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 22,021
Posted By DMilan
I still don't own a GSLC, however, I noticed the...

I still don't own a GSLC, however, I noticed the same noise on a test ride of a brand new 2013 GSLC back when they were first introduced.

I never mentioned it or thought of it until reading about...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-22-2014, 05:45 AM
Replies: 1,206
Views: 287,568
Posted By DMilan
[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25758954]Alloy because I do...

[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25758954]Alloy because I do little off road, and they are easy to clean. TPS and Standard Package, plus GPS Prep and Nav V. I have Jesses, Emgo, MAM valve Cover guards, Maier mud...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2014, 02:36 PM
Replies: 1,206
Views: 287,568
Posted By DMilan
good fo u jvb how's it optioned? Alloys...

good fo u jvb

how's it optioned?

Alloys for you huh?

TPM?

Low Chassis?
Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2014, 01:17 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,913
Posted By DMilan
If ya can make the time, post up with some pics...

If ya can make the time, post up with some pics after the cruise is workin'

Which cruise r u using?

Thanks
d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 12-12-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 8,913
Posted By DMilan
Cruise on an F800 GT.. hmmm That and a bit more...

Cruise on an F800 GT.. hmmm
That and a bit more windscreen to quiet things down and I might be interested in one.

I briefly had an F800S. Ergos were all wrong for me. But I recall that it had...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
Ah, you're right Strayed from his own title,...

Ah, you're right

Strayed from his own title, in the first sentence of the body he requested a broader range of feedback.

"Gsw 2015 (Switch gear issues)"

Maybe we call it a hisjack:1drink
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
yeah, I hear ya JVB I've been around here long...

yeah, I hear ya JVB
I've been around here long enough to know

This ones sorta funny to me though...

"My switch-gear is malfunctioning again"
as opposed to
"I'm havin' trouble switchin...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-11-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
guys, The thread is about switch-gear issues...

guys,

The thread is about switch-gear issues not gear-change issues....
Ya know, the troublesome clusters just inside of your hand grips...:lol3

Gear Shift Assistant Pro has it's own thread
...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
I found this.... pretty informative ...

I found this....
pretty informative

http://www.k1600forum.com/forum/bmw-k1600-lighting-electrical/31929-anatomy-lefthand-combination-switch-failure.html

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 12:22 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
me too

me too
Forum: GS Boxers 12-10-2014, 05:53 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,617
Posted By DMilan
FIVE? You're kidding right? That's gotta be...

FIVE?
You're kidding right?
That's gotta be the record.

One of the local dealers mentioned that with the 15's, switch troubles are fixed and also mentioned some sort of recall to upgrade the lot...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-03-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 808
Posted By DMilan
Hmmm Yes, I was wondering about that too. ...

Hmmm
Yes, I was wondering about that too.

R1200RS, R, R Nine T, all conventional forks.

I do like the way that the Telelever Bikes don't exihibit excessive front end dive under heavy braking....
Forum: GS Boxers 11-28-2014, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,206
Views: 287,568
Posted By DMilan
Laugh Sorry Rich A thumbs down vote from me.... ...

Sorry Rich

A thumbs down vote from me....
not that it matters...
more lines, more busy, on an already congested landscape

I'm for the all-black... like on one of your prior
Isn't that a...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-25-2014, 05:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 718
Posted By DMilan
Of course they'll fit. You will have to get the...

Of course they'll fit. You will have to get the case mounts of course.

Too bad, timing isn't right. I'm considering ordering a GSA, selling the racks, and using Varios.

That's what I did with...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 01:47 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,178
Posted By DMilan
My .02 I tested a 2014 RT for 70 miles before...

My .02
I tested a 2014 RT for 70 miles before the "Do Not Ride" rear shock issue.
All R1200RTWs have the heavier crank/flywheel. It was a clunkier gearbox than any of the 3 GSWs (2013-2014) that I...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-22-2014, 06:07 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,178
Posted By DMilan
VOZ I doubt that there have been any changes...

VOZ

I doubt that there have been any changes to the gearbox specifications, components, or design so it's surprising to read that yours is so much better than the last.
I probably will order a...
Forum: Road warriors 11-11-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 28,558
Posted By DMilan
I like the thought of a 500lb, 160 HP BMW with...

I like the thought of a 500lb, 160 HP BMW with adventure bike ergos, decent wind protection, no-clunk gearbox and electronic cruise control.


Not so much do I like chain maintenance or a stat...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-07-2014, 05:43 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 22,021
Posted By DMilan
It is fairly apparent the these switch clusters...

It is fairly apparent the these switch clusters are, well, not too good.
2014 model year did not fix the issue.
2015 look to be identical....perhaps the internals have been rejiggered, but I doubt...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-06-2014, 05:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,059
Posted By DMilan
Thanks for the post I purchased a bunch of...

Thanks for the post

I purchased a bunch of R12GSW accessories (BMW) last February after the Motorcycle show. Substantial discount from BMW and dealer... 3 Varios, LED turn sigs, Rear seat...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,042
Posted By DMilan
A know a sales guy there... he's seems decent. ...

A know a sales guy there... he's seems decent.

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-28-2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 1,206
Views: 287,568
Posted By DMilan
Is that a LOW Chassis GSA? First decent...

Is that a LOW Chassis GSA?

First decent side-on pic of one I've seen...


d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 02:43 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,456
Posted By DMilan
Speaking for this old curmudgeon,,, with a rock...

Speaking for this old curmudgeon,,, with a rock and roll past... I liked the vid.

Did the young man outside the garage, your son? help with the edit?

I always wave/ nod and or slow down for the...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 12:03 PM
Replies: 306
Views: 24,219
Posted By DMilan
[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25298203]IMHO the difference...

[QUOTE=JimVonBaden;25298203]IMHO the difference between 10W40 and 10W50 is not enough to damage a clutch like that! There was a defect.


(quote)

JVB

I think its 5W40 for the LC... not...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 11:56 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 24,219
Posted By DMilan
I like to think of it as nuevo Detroit..... ...

I like to think of it as nuevo Detroit.....
:cry
:1drink
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 10:33 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 24,219
Posted By DMilan
32,000 posts....:eek1:gerg good point.. ...

32,000 posts....:eek1:gerg

good point..

cut/paste
The Philippine Islands, in general, have a maritime tropical climate and, except in the higher mountains, temperatures remain warm, the annual...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-16-2014, 05:30 AM
Replies: 306
Views: 24,219
Posted By DMilan
I thought 5W40 was the oil viscosity for the new...

I thought 5W40 was the oil viscosity for the new R1200 series.

One of my 2 bikes is a 2008 K1200GT. It suffers from what I experienced during my test rides of the WC and what some/many owners have...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-15-2014, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 714
Posted By DMilan
I'm with you on that. If I could do it...

I'm with you on that.

If I could do it again... I should have kept my lowered 2011 GSA and spent the 1-1,500 USD to add electronic cruise control.

I liked that bike. Had it all set up for my...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2014, 11:48 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,152
Posted By DMilan
very funny krime How about a nice, side on...

very funny krime

How about a nice, side on shot showing the right side, taken from belt high, no bags mounted.

It would bring me great joy...
:1drink

On second thought, that's too demanding...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-05-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,152
Posted By DMilan
what is a great looking bike? i dunut c any...

what is a great looking bike?

i dunut c any pics.....


i'm curious to see a pic of a GSAW w low suspension...

d'milan
Forum: GS Boxers 10-04-2014, 11:57 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,152
Posted By DMilan
Why do you apologize for not being an owner? ...

Why do you apologize for not being an owner?
Somebody frighten you?

Your observation is noted and appreciated by many.

Me, I'm interested in a Low Suspension GSA, I'm anxious to see for...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,674
Posted By DMilan
No, not at all... quite a few choices ...

No, not at all...
quite a few choices


https://www.dipyourcar.com/colors.html

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPVeeEzFQt8


One of the blues might be cool on the tank, or black, or...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-22-2014, 05:57 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,674
Posted By DMilan
It does look better on the real world shot, and,...

It does look better on the real world shot, and, in my minds eye, the big aluminum tank area looks to need something...but I'm still thinkin' satin black. Like your 2014 GS.

Nothing wrong with...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 05:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,199
Posted By DMilan
JET There is no way you did not know this...

JET

There is no way you did not know this given all the time you spend here,,,
2,625 posts and all

Some say the new heavier (flywheel/crankshaft / which is it?) make the bike easier to ride. ...
Forum: GS Boxers 09-21-2014, 04:00 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,674
Posted By DMilan
nyet... the bike is already so busy with...

nyet...

the bike is already so busy with pieces parts

but, as i've said before

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyihQtBes1I

Rich, maybe put it on the 16 when it arrives, you did order one...
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