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    Thanks for reminding me of that issue......I had...

    Thanks for reminding me of that issue......I had somehow forgotten that it was a "thing" on this bike.

    That is definitely something I want to fix - it makes the bike sound cheap!
  2. So if you bought the local bike - in 3-4 years...

    So if you bought the local bike - in 3-4 years you will be trying to sell a bike with 60,000 miles on it (not an easy sell)......or a bike in better shape with 37,000 miles (a bit easier).


    I...
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    Does your bike have the stock windscreen.....or...

    Does your bike have the stock windscreen.....or something bigger/heavier?

    I don't have any fairing vibration related to engine rpm or acceleration - when I mounted a larger/heavier windscreen I...
  4. Thread: Newbe

    by Thumpin
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    If it is a rattling sound that occurs only when...

    If it is a rattling sound that occurs only when in neutral - it is normal and common among lot of different bikes. The sound is the clutch plates moving around in the basket.....there is no load to...
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    Shell Rotella T6 in the 15W-40 flavor for me in...

    Shell Rotella T6 in the 15W-40 flavor for me in all my bikes....and no aftermarket additives. We have a Suzuki Savage member in Texas with 212,000 miles on his single cylinder engine....that is a...
  6. Thread: F800r 2016

    by Thumpin
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    Daboo did a tire comparison thread.....here is a...

    Daboo did a tire comparison thread.....here is a link to it: https://f800riders.org/forum/showthread.php/315041-Tires-2020

    Tire choice is a very personal thing - and the tires I like may not be...
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    I believe the wafers for BMW luggage are all the...

    I believe the wafers for BMW luggage are all the same - have you seen the wafers yet to see if they look like the ones pictured in this thread?

    The Co-Op is still in business. You need to mail...
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    I just wanted to add a word of caution. Not all...

    I just wanted to add a word of caution. Not all LED bulbs are superior or as bright as the original filament bulbs. It is frustrating to research and purchase an LED to make an improvement - and...
  9. I started riding motorcycles somewhere around...

    I started riding motorcycles somewhere around 1969. I am a converted dirt rider......my street riding experience is limited to the last 8 years. My motocross bike had horrible brakes, and I can...
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    If he does still have them......I bet he might...

    If he does still have them......I bet he might accept a reasonable offer!
  11. Fuel injected engines that are used regularly...

    Fuel injected engines that are used regularly have no issues with using ethanol. (Provided the fuel tanks and other products are compatible with ethanol).

    Engines with carbs that stay dormant for...
  12. The ethanol affects tanks that are made from...

    The ethanol affects tanks that are made from "nylon" as the plastic. My Sherco had an issue and the tank would "grow" in size. I bought a replacement tank and never used it - as I discovered that...
  13. The front TPMS sensor is going out on my bike. ...

    The front TPMS sensor is going out on my bike. At the beginning of the ride it often works - but not long into the ride it gives up and a warning light is triggered.

    The display automatically...
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    Yep......Verslagen is a winner., and so is...

    Yep......Verslagen is a winner., and so is Serowbot.

    I am the other guy........Dave.
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    I am a Moderator on the Suzuki Savage forum. We...

    I am a Moderator on the Suzuki Savage forum. We have a lot of members who are new riders.....and a lot of old riders who have downsized and want a motorcycle that is lightweight and easy to ride.
    ...
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    That is my method if battery ownership - in most...

    That is my method if battery ownership - in most instances you will be able to hear when the battery is no longer able to spin the engine over at a crisp pace on a cold start.

    Most of the...
  17. If I remember correctly - I once rode 32 miles...

    If I remember correctly - I once rode 32 miles after I got the notice and still made it to the gas station without pushing. (YMMV).
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    2016 F800GT with 19,000 miles - just put on the...

    2016 F800GT with 19,000 miles - just put on the 3rd front tire in the fall.

    Last week I was on a local ride and the yellow warning triangle came on - my front tire was not displaying a tire...
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    I really enjoy motorcycles - all kinds. My...

    I really enjoy motorcycles - all kinds. My current lineup of my Suzuki Savage Cafe' bike provides my need for a cool looking and fun bike for the curvy country roads where I live. The F800GT is a...
  20. Thread: K&N air filter

    by Thumpin
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    I have 176,000 miles on my car, and I believe I...

    I have 176,000 miles on my car, and I believe I am on the 2nd OEM air filter - I believe that I replaced the first one at 100,000 miles. I do take the filter out now and then and blow air backwards...
  21. Thread: K&N air filter

    by Thumpin
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    K&N has a great marketing campaign, and they have...

    K&N has a great marketing campaign, and they have sold a lot of filters to folks who really didn't need them.
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    Adam: What sort of Sat Nav Prep does the bike...

    Adam:

    What sort of Sat Nav Prep does the bike have? Is it a mount that is specific for the BMW Motorrad navigation systems - or some sort of generic mount?

    I have an old Zumo 500 that I have...
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    I believe the F800 has plenty of power to do...

    I believe the F800 has plenty of power to do almost anything you want to do - you just have to learn that the power below 5,000 rpm is not very impressive.

    You are not likely to discover the...
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    Biscuits: The seat you have on your bike is...

    Biscuits:

    The seat you have on your bike is definitely the "ST" style of seat....and not a standard issue "GT" seat. It also appears to be a "low" version with very thin padding.

    What is your...
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    Are you the fellow that bought the GT used....and...

    Are you the fellow that bought the GT used....and it came with an ST (hump) seat rather than the GT (no hump) seat?

    Or are they referring to the back seat area being higher than the front seat?
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