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Forum: GS Boxers 09-12-2014, 04:50 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By GS-Jake
Hmm it's all strangely quiet :ear

Hmm it's all strangely quiet :ear
Forum: GS Boxers 09-10-2014, 05:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By GS-Jake
I think you may be in over your head here....

I think you may be in over your head here. Pulling things apart is easy I hope you have a mechanic that can help you set it up again.:eek1
Forum: Australia 08-30-2014, 01:39 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 700
Posted By GS-Jake
Your not riding enough that's the problem don't...

Your not riding enough that's the problem don't bother changing the oil just ride for a couple of hours. water didn't get in there from your wash either

Just ride the fucking thing
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,689
Posted By GS-Jake
:freaky see ya there:clap

:freaky see ya there:clap
Forum: Australia 08-03-2014, 04:49 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,689
Posted By GS-Jake
I understand that on the day traffic will be one...

I understand that on the day traffic will be one way only. It's planned for the first weekend in October and there will be, from what I understand a lot of bike related things happening all weekend...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-01-2014, 12:25 PM
Replies: 142
Views: 9,833
Posted By GS-Jake
And that's just what they want you to think right...

And that's just what they want you to think right up to the moment you hear the snap........and she's ripped your heart out:rofl:D
Forum: Australia 07-31-2014, 04:39 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,618
Posted By GS-Jake
I understand the unsprung weight thing but if you...

I understand the unsprung weight thing but if you have shit suspension to start with maybe better to upgrade suspension first.

Interested in what the insurance shits would say if the bike were...
Forum: GS Boxers 07-26-2014, 10:42 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,442
Posted By GS-Jake
I hear the final drives on the new water boxer...

I hear the final drives on the new water boxer May or may not be problematic :rofl:rofl:clap:topes:topes
Forum: GS Boxers 07-14-2014, 02:37 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,922
Posted By GS-Jake
I just love it when Americans think they lecture...

I just love it when Americans think they lecture anyone on the English language:rofl

As for not knowing where Australia is that's great as well, makes me feel a lot safer:lol3:lol3

...
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,271
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey R&R Just looking at the same myself. I...

Hey R&R

Just looking at the same myself. I think the Ram mount is the way to go.

I see your from Ipswich as well.
Regards
Forum: Australia 07-14-2014, 02:03 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,649
Posted By GS-Jake
I'll be there although you know it's going to be...

I'll be there although you know it's going to be pissing down rain:rofl
Forum: Australia 07-03-2014, 07:31 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,974
Posted By GS-Jake
The Evil of Motorcycle Insurance

Hey guys

Just got the insurance in on my Adventure and almost fell over at the price, it seems that I work only to pay insurances, regos and phone bills sometimes, as Rumpole of the Bailey says...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2014, 12:18 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By GS-Jake
I think Gaston Rahier got the tall seat option...

I think Gaston Rahier got the tall seat option for is GS as well

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MfHS9ri6FwM

:lol3
Forum: GS Boxers 06-30-2014, 12:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,045
Posted By GS-Jake
Don't ride this bike again the engines gonna...

Don't ride this bike again the engines gonna blow:loll I'll take it off your hands for a small fee so you remain safe:clap

:wink::wink::wink::wink::wink::wink::wink:
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2014, 11:36 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,303
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Shadhardman Just a few statics for you,...

Hey Shadhardman

Just a few statics for you, at this point there has been 14 posts on your thread, 11 have been from you:lol3

Not saying anything:deal

Hope you get your problem sorted
...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-28-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,593
Posted By GS-Jake
I'm not sure what help anyone here can be. The...

I'm not sure what help anyone here can be. The bike is at a BMW dealer don't accept it back unless they diagnose a real problem. Any dealer worth his salt would have offered a loan bike in this...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-21-2014, 02:40 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By GS-Jake
I stand corrected :eek1what I should have said...

I stand corrected :eek1what I should have said was "It will be easer to source an amount of not compressible fluid suitable for the particular type of motorcycle mentioned and specifically for the...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 04:19 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,347
Posted By GS-Jake
Exhaust valve sticking? What would cause it to...

Exhaust valve sticking? What would cause it to stick, bent shaft, how would that happen? if it did stick would the piston knock it closed, you would hear that and a rattle from the valve gear.

I...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,570
Posted By GS-Jake
Don't fucken worry about it, they build them...

Don't fucken worry about it, they build them tough, :eviljust get out there and ride.:lol3 All the better if you have your significant other with you.:freaky

And if it brakes :cryjust fix it or...
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 04:04 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,058
Posted By GS-Jake
Probably easer to get Brake fluid than Horse...

Probably easer to get Brake fluid than Horse Piss. :evil
Forum: GS Boxers 06-19-2014, 04:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 773
Posted By GS-Jake
What do ya mean Summer? Its mid-winter over here....

What do ya mean Summer? Its mid-winter over here. We actually we had our two days of winter now back to a high of 24 deg (75 deg F).:rofl:rofl
Forum: GS Boxers 06-16-2014, 03:06 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,603
Posted By GS-Jake
Or you could completely charge the battery then...

Or you could completely charge the battery then leave it for the two or three days (or how ever long it normally takes to go flat) then see how it reacts. Did i mention not to hook it up to the bike....
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 03:07 AM
Replies: 2,777
Views: 534,120
Posted By GS-Jake
Handbrake, handbrake, handbrake!

Handbrake, handbrake, handbrake!
Forum: Australia 06-12-2014, 02:55 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,046
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey guys just on the "glass half full" thing one...

Hey guys just on the "glass half full" thing one pub that has reopened after the SEQ floods is the Glamorganvale Hotel although now called the Bottle Tree Hotel. For those of us in the...
Forum: Australia 06-07-2014, 03:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 879
Posted By GS-Jake
Thanks guys that's always a good stress reliever...

Thanks guys that's always a good stress reliever ride:clap
Forum: Australia 06-04-2014, 07:14 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,656
Posted By GS-Jake
Remembering Doc.. Years ago, sometime in the 80's...

Remembering Doc.. Years ago, sometime in the 80's a mate of ours had a bike accident, coming down Mt Tamborine as I recall and ended breaking his neck and becoming a quadriplegic. He was a big Angels...
Forum: Australia 06-02-2014, 01:04 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,487
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Al I know what you mean about how easy...

Hey Al

I know what you mean about how easy it is for a rider to disappear, a while ago a guy when off the road here on Mt Glourous and was not found for a week or so

Regards
Forum: GS Boxers 05-30-2014, 12:44 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Ian I suppose the key is "define fuel...

Hey Ian

I suppose the key is "define fuel smell". Mine is just a slight odour mainly when I fill up, but sounds that it might mean a bit more for you.

All the best I hope you track it down.
...
Forum: GS Boxers 05-29-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 960
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Ian I would not be concerned, I have a...

Hey Ian

I would not be concerned, I have a 2013 GSA and recently sold an 1150 adventure and for both bikes you could smell fuel when they were parked. Here in Australia we don't have the charcoal...
Forum: Australia 05-28-2014, 11:37 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,487
Posted By GS-Jake
Thanks for the responses, I am convinced that the...

Thanks for the responses, I am convinced that the Spot Gen 3 with the Ram mount is the way to go. More importantly She is also convinced that this will be an added safety feature to my solo rides
...
Forum: Australia 05-26-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,487
Posted By GS-Jake
Tracking

Now that I'm sitting at home after surviving a heart attack I'm just trying to get some order into my life again. Three weeks post event and I'm back on the bike and another three weeks before...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 10:37 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,656
Posted By GS-Jake
Just one more thing-Helmets. I'm in the market...

Just one more thing-Helmets. I'm in the market for a new one and so have been looking around. I'm thinking that the Schuberth is probably one of the best quality helmets around and are only imported...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 10:16 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,656
Posted By GS-Jake
I also went for the 30km limit, that will...

I also went for the 30km limit, that will hopefully be just fast enough for us to get past the cagers before they notice and can move to block:rofl

If i'm stuck in the traffic in a car and notice...
Forum: Australia 05-22-2014, 02:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,656
Posted By GS-Jake
Every time I have to go into the city I practice...

Every time I have to go into the city I practice lane filtering so it'd be great if it was legal. For those of you that ride Brisbane the Centenary Highway between 8 and 9 in the morning, it just...
Forum: GS Boxers 12-21-2013, 02:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 715
Posted By GS-Jake
Not sure what the use is in other countries but...

Not sure what the use is in other countries but you can buy a very nice oil container and bracket to hold it in place. :eek1
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2013, 02:36 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,160
Posted By GS-Jake
Hey Jim I see we joined about the same...

Hey Jim

I see we joined about the same time,:dealI see that you have got over 44,000 post and me only 300:cry. I don't know how you find the time to post so many:huh, but then I spend more time...
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2013, 02:29 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,160
Posted By GS-Jake
Yeah thanks for that, ignorance is bliss hey.

Yeah thanks for that, ignorance is bliss hey.
Forum: GS Boxers 11-01-2013, 02:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,160
Posted By GS-Jake
I had thought that this was the cause I have...

I had thought that this was the cause I have ridden two or three other 1200s with the flapper thing and just normal engine noises . I'll ask the dealer maybe there is some kind of adjustment that...
Forum: GS Boxers 10-30-2013, 03:22 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,160
Posted By GS-Jake
Rattle in GSA

Hey Guys

Picked up a new 1200 Adventure in Triple Black a month or two ago. This happens to be my fourth BMW, my third GS and my second Adventure in twenty years. There have been a few...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-14-2013, 01:13 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,976
Posted By GS-Jake
Just getting back to the OP when you bought the...

Just getting back to the OP when you bought the bike and asked the previous owner "has it ever been down the road?" and he said "only a small accident" Do ya think he may have been down playing it a...
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