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Old 07-17-2013, 04:35 PM   #241
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Heat on the F800GT

Originally Posted by Roadscum View Post
I've ridden in that "dry heat" fron Tucson to Mesa mid-afternoon, when it was 113. Had a H-D Road King at the time. Stupid me!

Regards, Paul

I road a couple hundred miles in 90-94 F with 90%+ humidity last week. Yep, there is a little heat coming off the left side between my knee and main zipper. So, I rode with my left leg sticking out a little bit. I did enjoy this heat on a 60F morning a few weeks ago. There's always a little give and take. Speaking of engine heat. I was very impressed with the electric fan(s) on the radiator. My temp gauge hasn't gone above 3-4 bars in hot weather. I haven't sat in traffic very long to see it it will get hotter. Any experience?

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'13 BMW F800GT
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