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  1. General chatter
    Hello everyone. I have had a 2015 R1200GS for a year and I mostly ride on Road mode. My work commute is about 80 miles, half on the highway, half on a busy urban centre, and I rely on filtering/lane splitting for the whole commute. I only put Dynamic mode when I am late for work. The reasons I...
  2. Maintenance and Modifications
    Hello everyone, I was riding my GS1200 (2004) when suddenly my ABS warning light started flashing rapidly. I checked it, didn't notice anything and went on riding. Then suddenly my servo assist dropped out on me, which is was quite scary while breaking with cars infront of you. The next day...
  3. General chatter
    Hi all, just a general random question today... a couple of days ago I changed the brake pads on my 2016’ 1200gs. The buddies who helped me told me that the rear wheel did not have ABS. I never noticed and I when I checked, I saw that there was a sensor cable but not a sensor wheel. On the...
  4. General chatter
    New to BMW motorcycles, still getting to know my 2017 1200GS Adventure, reading through the user manual it talks about ABS, specifically the "partial integral brake". Does this mean with ABS enabled a rider should primarily use the hand brake lever rather than the foot pedal? I've spent years...
  5. Maintenance and Modifications
    Hi folks, (first post here so let me know if I'm doing this right). 2007 non-servo linked ABS. GS911 said ABS unit was bad, ModuleMasters rebuilt it. While waiting for rebuild, fluid leaked out of the lines, so there was air in the lines when I re-attached the brake lines to the ABS unit...
  6. Maintenance and Modifications
    Ok The ABS motor on my 2007 R1200GS is having problems again. Third time. I know what it is :) The brushes lose contact with the commutator. (either through dirt or sticking) Yes I have dismantled it twice before, cleaned it, and put it back together. Works fine for a few months then does it...
  7. Maintenance and Modifications
    Good day all, I have a 2007 R1200GS The bike completed a 2-3000 mile trip in May 2015 with no issues. I parked the bike and only rode it it since once or twice on short hops. The bike is kept in doors and on a battery tender. The battery is a 3 year old Odyssey that reads 12.7 Vdc at rest...
  8. General chatter
    Since the new model (2004), what are ABS evolution from 2004 until now in term of ABS system ? Thanks in advance
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