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    Yes, I have seen these as well,,. May require...

    Yes, I have seen these as well,,. May require sawdering and a bit of finesse,,. Would likely involve doing your own tire work in order to free up the tpms sensor,,.
    One advantage to a battery...
  2. 12 Min ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,incredible design,,!! The...

    12 Min ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,incredible design,,!!

    The R18 gets me abought as excited as the Triumph Rocket, 2400cc to make 165 HP 798 lbs , to each there own,,!!

    Cant help but think Harley really blew...
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    A full light weight heated jacket liner under...

    A full light weight heated jacket liner under your main jacket makes every day a warm & cozy summer day,,.
    We get some late summer/fall weather where it gets down into the high 30 degrees f at night...
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    Ya,, kindah what I was thinking as well,,!! ...

    Ya,, kindah what I was thinking as well,,!!

    Part way through a day of riding its not uncommon for this sensor to the blanks on the readout, no triangles or warnings,. I sorta hoped that it was...
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    Yes thanks, from looking at them, the sensor...

    Yes thanks, from looking at them, the sensor definitely would require removal prior to installing the tube,,. really no point in keeping it in,,. Could be reinstalled later?

    My concern is I don't...
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    Tube tires on the F700GS

    Do you have to remove the TPMS sensor if you run tube tires?

    I was hoping to run tube tires on the rear of the f700gs for 15,000 KM's,,?

    How does TPMS readout react when the sensor is removed,...
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    If you think the shift lever set up is daft, try...

    If you think the shift lever set up is daft, try adjusting the brake lever?
  8. Thread: Why a GS 1200 ?

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    The 1200 are really not that much heavier then a...

    The 1200 are really not that much heavier then a new 850GS,,. Some folks do ride em pretty hard, I think it takes a physical condition skill and stamina that I don't have,,.
    I recently met a guy (a...
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    Ya thats pretty good,,. The Himalayan guy that...

    Ya thats pretty good,,. The Himalayan guy that was with us told someone he had his flat out in 5th (top gear) going up this grade and he started falling way back,,. We were going 10 kph below the...
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    Oh I agree, a bike and what its intended for is a...

    Oh I agree, a bike and what its intended for is a personal choice however its handy if it does more then one thing, where I live multi purpose makes a difference,.
    There are highway's all over the...
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    I don't mean to hijack the topic but I think that...

    I don't mean to hijack the topic but I think that they are really missing the boat on this 650 launch,,. There's been a lot of interest sparked by the popularity of the mid sized ADV and certain...
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    I would imagine sells well in the Asian Market,...

    I would imagine sells well in the Asian Market, so its an easy way to broaden there offering by bringing it to NA,. Not sure it will sell this side of the pond thou,,!!

    I wonder why they are...
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    "Can you say where the vibes become more...

    "Can you say where the vibes become more annoying?"

    Would have to check,,. Perhaps closer to 6000 and higher,,. having heard your remarks, I'm thinking that what I'm feeling as a wheel balance...
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    For what its worth, I don't know about the side...

    For what its worth, I don't know about the side panels however I tried to wrap the tank battery cover panel and just couldn't get after several attempts, likely my skill or lack there of however...
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    Longy, cant say I've noticed what you describe on...

    Longy, cant say I've noticed what you describe on my 2015 700GS,,. Mines very flat on the torque after 7000 which I believe is normal?


    Anjelli,,,,,,,,Haven't heard of this "added the AX-FIED...
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    Thanks Anjelli,,. Now thats interesting, I've...

    Thanks Anjelli,,. Now thats interesting, I've never thought to pull the clutch lever but will give it a try,,. Occasionally I've forgot to go into 6th gear and looked at the speedo when this balance...
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    Stalling while moving even at a low rate of speed...

    Stalling while moving even at a low rate of speed is a potentially risky situation, it can easily result in a tip over or even contact with another vehicle,,.

    I'm not sure if that is a stock...
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    Yes, in this area,, it went from summer straight...

    Yes, in this area,, it went from summer straight to winter,,. Now these 50 degree days look and feel pretty good,,. Sunday will be clear and 60 degrees,,.

    Hows the fires further South,,. Are they...
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    Watched a vid where they re-flashed a 1000 HR...

    Watched a vid where they re-flashed a 1000 HR SX,,. They had to literally remove half the bike in order to get at it but it seemed to be worth as they found that the power just died after peak torque...
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    Yes, I did the same with the front sprocket,,. A...

    Yes, I did the same with the front sprocket,,. A totally worth while change for badly needed off road bottom end torque,,. Could even go down one more tooth but it will peter out on the top end...
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    Disable ABS on F700GS, 2015

    On the 2015 700GS I was perhaps incorrectly under the impression that I could press the ABS button while moving and my ABS light would come on indicated that the ABS no longer activated,,.
    My 800GS...
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    Ya, "clear as mud", even among top professional...

    Ya, "clear as mud", even among top professional riders & writers, opinions vary as to the effects and effectiveness of the leg dangle technique,,.

    Interestingly a number of years back I did a...
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    Dangling your leg into this high-speed airstream...

    Dangling your leg into this high-speed airstream results in a significant force on the rider's leg as it acts like a small parachute, creating a turning moment by pulling the riders leg around his...
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    My 2 cents worth,. The R 18 doesn't work for...

    My 2 cents worth,.
    The R 18 doesn't work for me, the exhaust pipes look like they should be on a 1940's hotrod,,.

    On the other hand I could go for a couple of the R9T versions,. Perhaps the...
  25. Looks pretty good,,,,,,How do you know your not...

    Looks pretty good,,,,,,How do you know your not going to get foot pegs,,!!
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