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  1. Leaking Oil and Slacky Trans at 8K miles?

    Maintenance and Modifications
    Hey guys! New around here! A couple of months ago I bought my first BMW motorcycle, a 2013 K25 with 14,000kms (8,750 miles) single owner who happened to be a close friend, great maintenance history, and I have absolutely loved the bike!! The bike was well cared for, had no off road miles on it...
  2. Slight Leak from Cylinder Head Bolt after Crash

    Maintenance and Modifications
    Hi, I had a nasty crash into a door frame on Saturday on my 2010 R1200GS. The Touratech lower crash bars did their job! They will need to be replaced, but the cylinder for the most part is fine. The crash bar did come in contact as it is impacted from the side up against the cylinder head...
  3. Fuel leak recall

    General chatter
    More than 50,000 Beemers recalled for fuel leak: http://www.nytimes.com/2014/01/07/automobiles/bmw-is-recalling-51000-motorcycles-for-fuel-leak.html?_r=0
  4. O-Ring No GO 2009 R1200GS adventure

    General chatter
    At 2500 miles I noticed weeping from the two (2) top assembly bolts on the front right caliper. Since the nearest dealer is 90 miles away, I decided to investigate it myself. I split the caliper and discovered there is NO O-RING in the machined area so designed for it. BMW wants $80 for a...