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    Old 1928 BMW R2 photos

    On Saturday I visited Calmoto, a BMW shop in Livermore, CA and they had a 1928 (or is it a '29) BMW R2 on display. Naturally I took photos. [:)]

    I have no idea why some of the photos are laying...
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    I have a couple of Motosport brand jackets that I...

    I have a couple of Motosport brand jackets that I bought about 25 years ago. They are some of my favorite fabric motorcycle jackets. However, I believe the company has gone under more than once...
  3. I have bought two GS-911 devices, an original...

    I have bought two GS-911 devices, an original that I gave away to a friend and a new WiFi version last year that I use on my RS and GS bikes. Hexcode has a very extensive illustrated set of operating...
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    I hope not. I have Olympia gloves, a couple of...

    I hope not. I have Olympia gloves, a couple of jackets and over-pants and have been very happy with all of their products.
  5. It has been my experience with the BMW boxers...

    It has been my experience with the BMW boxers that if you break them in too easily, the rings will not seat-in properly and the engine will burn oil for the rest of its life. Don't be afraid to use...
  6. If it was me, I would have the BMW shop perform a...

    If it was me, I would have the BMW shop perform a 12K-mile servicing. That will make sure that the valves are adjusted correctly, that the FI computer has the latest updates and that any chassis...
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    My Kenmore dishwasher is 25 years old, while my...

    My Kenmore dishwasher is 25 years old, while my Kenmore refrigerator and washer and dryer are 20 years old. All are still working fine. [:)]

    However, my daughter bought an LG dishwasher earlier...
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    I used to have a corded electric lawnmower. I...

    I used to have a corded electric lawnmower. I replaced it with a battery mower that works very well and doesn't have a cord for me to trip over or to cut through. [:)]

    But the interesting thing...
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    I have always wondered, what parts of a...

    I have always wondered, what parts of a motorcycle are not subject to "wear and tear"?
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    My home sold for $35K when it was built in 1971. ...

    My home sold for $35K when it was built in 1971. I bought it in 1976 for $100K (the previous owner put a lot of work into it). Homes on my block are now going for $1.3 million and they sell with a...
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    Welcome and enjoy riding your F800S. They are...

    Welcome and enjoy riding your F800S. They are great motorcycles, especially if they have been well cared for.
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    James, around here BMW dealers will not put...

    James, around here BMW dealers will not put anything in tires that are not specifically approved by BMW or the tire manufacturers. And you know that Slime and the like are not approved by either...
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    Regarding irritating Californians moving to...

    Regarding irritating Californians moving to Washington, that should be nothing new for the residents of the state. As I recall that has been happening for at least the past 20 years, if not longer,...
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    I have the same thing in my town, as do just...

    I have the same thing in my town, as do just about all cities in the SF Bay Area. However, I am not too sure where the compost end up. Hopefully, some place useful.

    I might add that I am the...
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    BMW craft. :rolleyes:

    BMW craft. :rolleyes:
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    We do, of course. [:(] Regarding leaf...

    We do, of course. [:(]

    Regarding leaf blowers, which are discussed in the above referenced article, I would personally be happy if those things became illegal. Not only do they make a hell of a...
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    Welcome and enjoy your ride. I have a "650" and...

    Welcome and enjoy your ride. I have a "650" and love it. [:)]
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    My recollection is that the "bulb" warning light...

    My recollection is that the "bulb" warning light on the dash will come on if there is a fault in your lighting system, even if the light is not in use. Another thought is that you might try cleaning...
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    It is possible that the high beam bulb's filament...

    It is possible that the high beam bulb's filament is going south. Replacing the bulb might solve the problem - or it might not. [;)]
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    The air gap between the top of the oil and the...

    The air gap between the top of the oil and the top of the fork tube with the springs removed, and the fork tubes fully collapsed, is the proper way to set the oil level. Don't pay any attention to...
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    You have to be careful about lubricant refill...

    You have to be careful about lubricant refill quantities specified in service manuals. Unless otherwise specified many times they are for completely dry components when filling at the factory and...
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    Here are more details regarding my experience...

    Here are more details regarding my experience with Slime: After using it in my Zero's tire, after a few hundred miles it started to leak green fluid from the hole, which at least was useful to help...
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    I seem to recall mention of poor engine finishing...

    I seem to recall mention of poor engine finishing in the past, but I don't believe that anyone said that BMW replaced their engine because of that defect.
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    I dumped Slime into my Zero's rear tire in an...

    I dumped Slime into my Zero's rear tire in an attempt to seal a puncture that I couldn't find. What I did was to remove the valve core to squirt the stuff into the wheel. While I am not looking...
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    Sticky: One more comment regarding the fires in...

    One more comment regarding the fires in Australia: The pictures that I have seen on the TV news show people being exposed to very thick smoke. I hope anyone breathing that stuff is wearing a good...
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