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  1. Strange R1250GS engine noise.

    General chatter
    I have noticed that my new R1250GS has a strange and unexpected engine noise. It occurs when the engine is under load at all speeds and all gears. A typical circumstance - 50 mph in top gear when slightly opening the throttle there is a strange rattle/slight knock/grumble. It's always difficult...
  2. R1200GS speed question

    General chatter
    When trying to cover long distance on interstates, how fast of a speed can these bikes maintain, single rider, loaded for camping and fishing etc? Thx.
  3. Let's Talk Engine Oil

    Maintenance and Modifications
    I want to start changing my oil on a 2015 R1200GSW. the dealer uses oil from a drum and with what I spent on this bike I want something better. my bike works at high revs and about 500-700 miles per week. wanting to change about every 3,500 - 4,000 miles. how many miles do you go before a...
  4. Tire Pressure?

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    I've been running what the manual specifies 36/32 but the BMW tech said that is way too low. He says 42/40 if I was spending 90% on the asphalt. Adventure, spoke wheels,Bridgestone BW-501/502 Battle Wing tires. What are all of you running? Thanks
  5. Heated gear installation

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    Hi all In about 2 weeks I'll have a new to me 2015 GSA in my garage. On my previous bike I had install Warm and safe DUAL controller and DC coax plug. All the heated gear at maximum load is gonna be close to 10 amps of 120 watts (2 vest and a pair of glove). I'm looking for idea on where to...
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