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by Dawntreader27
Mon Aug 20, 2018 8:29 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT Handlebar risers
Replies: 0
Views: 98

R1100RT Handlebar risers

Good evening folks,
Does anyone out there have some handlebar risers for sale for an R1100RT?
Thanks
Nik
by Dawntreader27
Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:58 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

Hi everyone and thanks for coming thru' with some very helpful suggestions.
I will start working thru' them and post when I find exactly what it is that's causing this.
Cheers
Nik
by Dawntreader27
Mon May 28, 2018 6:52 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

OK guys, further info for my post. It does this weird Clunk/jolt thing at 4000 rpm and above. I can only liken it to being a bit like the snatch on a chain drive bike when the chain has too much play. It does not do it at either high cruising speed or around town speeds. any suggestions as it is rea...
by Dawntreader27
Wed May 23, 2018 4:48 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

Hi it does it intermittently above 3000rpm so cruising etc but rarely when going very fast ie above the Legal Limit. The experience is a judder accompanied with a clonk/clank sound. Other than a backfire occasionally on overrun the bike performs beautifully like it should. I think it may be a good i...
by Dawntreader27
Wed May 23, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

I guess no one else has experienced this then, so it's off to the workshop with my wallet :pale:
by Dawntreader27
Mon May 21, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

Re: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

I want to add I have had the bike now for 1500 miles, she pulls like a train and does everything else as she should, except of course for the intermitent "clack" sound when riding around 60 mph+???
by Dawntreader27
Mon May 21, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm
Replies: 14
Views: 816

R1100RT surge/snatch when riding above 3000rpm

Hi again,
I been getting this strange snatch feeling on my R1100 ever since I got it. it feels like a chain driven bike with a loose drive chain when it was slack and make a "Clack" sound. Any ideas what this is??
by Dawntreader27
Mon Mar 26, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Alternator D+ Terminal
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Re: Alternator D+ Terminal

Thanks, I can crack on with installing the relay mod fix for my ABS lights now. Will update was done.
by Dawntreader27
Sun Mar 25, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Alternator D+ Terminal
Replies: 3
Views: 255

Alternator D+ Terminal

Hi please can someone help.
which is the D+ terminal on my 1100RT's alternator?? I am doing the ABS light fix.
Thanks
Nik
by Dawntreader27
Wed Mar 14, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT Stalling then starting
Replies: 10
Views: 486

Re: R1100RT Stalling then starting

Hi and thanks again all of you awesome help as usual !!
Well looks like I have a busy weekend then, I'm also making the timing box for the ignition timing as RS just delivered the bits.
by Dawntreader27
Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT Stalling then starting
Replies: 10
Views: 486

Re: R1100RT Stalling then starting

Hi again and thanks for the help.
I will clean BBS and sync at the weekend then update accordingly. The bike has 69400 miles on it, is it advisable to change the Hall Sensors at this point??
by Dawntreader27
Sun Mar 11, 2018 8:28 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT Stalling then starting
Replies: 10
Views: 486

Re: R1100RT Stalling then starting

Hi Guy's, last service was back in April, I bought the bike in late November and have done nothing to it. Regarding stalling turning right, that happens before I have even turned the handlebars, so not a pulled wire in the loom. It has only developed this in the past 2 months. it restarts again fair...
by Dawntreader27
Sun Mar 11, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: R1100RT Stalling then starting
Replies: 10
Views: 486

R1100RT Stalling then starting

Hi can anyone advise please, My R1100RT is a '96 model with 69,700 miles on it. recently there is the odd accasion when I stop to turn right or at a Tjunction/traffic lights etc the engine stalls, it will start again on the button almost immediately!! Anyone have any suggestions, I was thinking mayb...
by Dawntreader27
Sun Feb 25, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: SECDEM Screen
Replies: 9
Views: 984

Re: SECDEM Screen

Hi I have a Secdem touring screen for my R1100RT.....does anyone else find the flip/bend 3/4 up the screen distorts and is annoying?? Otherwise it's a nice screen.
by Dawntreader27
Tue Nov 28, 2017 11:57 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Re: R1100RT

Hey Jockboxer I could be interested in that tank bag....thanx!!
by Dawntreader27
Mon Nov 27, 2017 10:34 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Re: R1100RT

Hey George, I am in Somerset
by Dawntreader27
Sun Nov 26, 2017 8:06 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Re: R1100RT

So...pictures of my new (to me) 1996 R1100RT \:D/
by Dawntreader27
Sun Nov 26, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Re: R1100RT

Hi Guy's.....so I have my new R1100RT, full BMW service history, 1 owner.
I bring it home next weekend, can't wait.....paid £1500
by Dawntreader27
Sat Nov 25, 2017 4:13 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

Re: R1100RT

Thanks for that,
The service history is BMW dealer, it is on it's second owner and the last change was in 2003. It was originally owned by an Army doctor and is on a Northern Ireland plate.
I am buying privately the machine in question is offered at £1800 and I am hoping to get it for £1600.
by Dawntreader27
Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:03 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: R1100RT
Replies: 14
Views: 611

R1100RT

Hi everybody.
Can anyone tell what a fair price is for an R1100RT 1996 with 69,000 miles on it, it has a full service history, tyres will need replacing as nearly finished.
by Dawntreader27
Sat Nov 25, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Just joined
Replies: 4
Views: 359

Just joined

Hi everyone, my name is Nik and I have just joined BM Bikes.
I live in South Somerset near Langport and I'm in the process of buying an R1100RT.
Look forward to using this forum
Cheers
Nik

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