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Old 11-03-2012, 10:49 AM   #54076
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Anybody here know anything about bmw k100? Need one tuned up and dont know shit about them
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Old 11-03-2012, 01:19 PM   #54077
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Anybody here know anything about bmw k100? Need one tuned up and dont know shit about them
The K100 is an advanced vehicle, with electronic ignition and fuel injection, requiring minimal "tune-up" style maintenance. Sparkplug, oil, and air filter changes top the list of routine maintenance items. More in depth maintenance includes renewing the front fork oil, brake fluid and coolant, synchronization of the throttle bodies, tire balancing, and the "spline lube" operation.

copied from http://www.ibmwr.org/ktech/k100-faq.shtml

more god info probably: http://www.ibmwr.org/ktech.shtml

hope that helps.
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Old 11-03-2012, 01:43 PM   #54078
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and the "spline lube" operation.
Saw that one in Boogie Nights.
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Old 11-03-2012, 01:45 PM   #54079
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The K100 is an advanced vehicle, with electronic ignition and fuel injection, requiring minimal "tune-up" style maintenance. Sparkplug, oil, and air filter changes top the list of routine maintenance items. More in depth maintenance includes renewing the front fork oil, brake fluid and coolant, synchronization of the throttle bodies, tire balancing, and the "spline lube" operation.

copied from http://www.ibmwr.org/ktech/k100-faq.shtml

more god info probably: http://www.ibmwr.org/ktech.shtml

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What year and what type of ignition? Some older points style ignition could be considered part of routine maintenance IMO.
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Old 11-03-2012, 08:54 PM   #54080
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Yeah, doesn't take a ton of weight. I think I used a few dumb bells to do it.

Speak of dumb bells, today is the 2 year anniversary of me getting my ass back in shape. Started P90X today in 2010, and have been doing it or a variant of those workouts ever since...except for small breaks to heal from stupid accidents.

I'd love to say how awesome and fun it is, but it's still hard fucking work every day but I'm not giving up any time soon. It's improved my health immeasurably, and made everything I do easier, from riding motorcycles to sitting in an office chair all night. I haven't been sick, or had headaches, or any breathing issues so that's been like having a new life.

I lost 35lbs and 3" of waist line. Contrary to my hopes, I didn't get any hairline or penis length out of it. Oh well.

I'm gonna see if Abercrombie and Fitch is hiring 42 year olds to stand in front of the store shirtless, I need a career change.

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Old 11-04-2012, 12:42 AM   #54081
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What year and what type of ignition? Some older points style ignition could be considered part of routine maintenance IMO.
I don't think there are any K bikes with points.
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Old 11-04-2012, 04:50 AM   #54082
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I don't think there are any K bikes with points.
Right. Thanks for the links. When would you like to stop over and help me do it
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Old 11-04-2012, 09:14 AM   #54083
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my Vstrom is listed for sale in the flea market section. Thanks again to Mark for posting photos for me.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=838816
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Old 11-04-2012, 09:37 AM   #54084
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my Vstrom is listed for sale in the flea market section. Thanks again to Mark for posting photos for me.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=838816

If I had $2k handy, I do believe I would snatch that right up.

Alas, but I dont.
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Old 11-04-2012, 10:20 AM   #54085
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If I had $2k handy, I do believe I would snatch that right up.

Alas, but I dont.
Hehe

He said snatch
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Old 11-04-2012, 03:53 PM   #54086
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Y'all missed a pretty good time if you weren't at the Flint Ridge Adv Enduro today.
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Old 11-04-2012, 04:01 PM   #54087
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Y'all missed a pretty good time if you weren't at the Flint Ridge Adv Enduro today.
I was there, sorry we didn't get to meet.

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Old 11-04-2012, 04:19 PM   #54088
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Were you with the crew pictured? The klx250s were out 3rd I think. I was out first with Kenny. I was riding a WRR with temp tags. It was my first time at any kind of a mc event. I rode up, did the enduro, and rode home. Ended up with about 10 hrs on the bike. Glad the seat fits pretty well.

Edit: Oops, don't see the klxs in that pic, but that is where they were parked.
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Old 11-04-2012, 04:25 PM   #54089
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Were you with the crew pictured? The klx250s were out 3rd I think. I was out first with Kenny. I was riding a WRR with temp tags. It was my first time at any kind of a mc event. I rode up, did the enduro, and rode home. Ended up with about 10 hrs on the bike. Glad the seat fits pretty well.
Rode my Tiger with those three who trailered up from Ashville. So you didn't stay for dinner??
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Old 11-04-2012, 04:40 PM   #54090
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Rode my Tiger with those three who trailered up from Ashville. So you didn't stay for dinner??
Yep stayed to eat &watch awards. I got home closer to 7.
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