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  1. General chatter
    Hello all, I have a 2015 1200GS. I was away for a few days, and when I got back I took the bike out for a spin and wash. I noticed the wheels were resisting rolling forward. I thought it was just some rust in the brake disc so I rode for a bit, washed it and applied ACF150. The rust of the...
  2. General chatter
    Does anyone know if our GS's use Linked Brake System (LBS)? The Rider's Manual has no information on this. Many thanks.
  3. 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...
  4. Tires (Tyres)
    Last year I picked up a 2018 R1200GS and quickly came to the conclusion that I needed a spare set of wheels with different tires. I have a set with knobbies, and a purely road set for touring. However, the purpose of this post is to discuss outfitting those new wheels, specifically front...
  5. Maintenance and Modifications
    Hi, Between the two pads in the rear brake on my 05 R1200GS, the inside pad (the one with wear indicator hole) is almost gone while the out side (piston side) still has a lot of material left after 14k miles. Is this normal? I was told by a dealer's tech that it's normal for the piston...
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