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by george baker
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: R80 mono
Replies: 19
Views: 397

Re: R80 mono

Hi snowy
where are you, cos IIRC I have a spare coil in the garage, if you are close enough to pop over and borrow it I will have a look to see if my recollection is right

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:09 am
Forum: K Series Q&A's
Topic: feul usage
Replies: 7
Views: 161

Re: feul usage

Hi
you never told us how many litres you put in for the 195 miles

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: Been a bit busy
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Been a bit busy

Hi
good news Barry, I was given a lift yesterday in a Porsche 356 so with the same power your trike must go like stink
George
by george baker
Fri Jul 12, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: K Series Q&A's
Topic: feul usage
Replies: 7
Views: 161

Re: feul usage

Hi my K75 does 50 + to the gallon, I would expect your 100 to do the same-ish Tank is about 22L so 220+ miles per tank full. My trip meter does not work so rely on luck, a good memory, and fear! BUT the floats for the reserve light can get bent and turn the light on early Do what gogs01 says fill th...
by george baker
Thu Jul 11, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: no spark update and nem purchase plus which manual
Replies: 19
Views: 479

Re: no spark update and nem purchase plus which manual

Hi Mike It's up to you whether you wish to join the BMW Club. I administer the tool hire facility, and would be glad to sort out a GS-911, but I'm not on here to drum up members, just trying to help a fellow BMW rider solve their bike problems. I have no problem with you telling people about the BMW...
by george baker
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Oilhead (R1100/1150/Cruiser) Q&A's
Topic: Unusual lurch
Replies: 8
Views: 349

Re: Unusual lurch

Hi Grob
search the forum cos I remember someone posting that they had tried an after market chip that had transformed their bike

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:39 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Stephen and Violeta Carson
Replies: 7
Views: 267

Re: Stephen and Violeta Carson

Hi
welcome, keep posting pictures

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: K Series Q&A's
Topic: clutch cable
Replies: 2
Views: 169

Re: clutch cable

Hi my cable broke a couple of weeks ago so I got the briquette to the garage. They told me the 3 inch +-4 thou the Haynes tells is not as vital as we think. I was told to Adjust so the arm does not "clang" on the silencer and get the right amount of free play at the bars. Is this new cable you are f...
by george baker
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: What's Yours Like?
Topic: New toy ... part II :)
Replies: 2
Views: 212

Re: New toy ... part II :)

Hi
you need more wine Steve cos you are missing a Triple ans a Hex

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 09, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: What's Yours Like?
Topic: New toy in the garage :D
Replies: 7
Views: 221

Re: New toy in the garage :D

Hi
nice looking bike, ever since they came out I fancied one

Is 80w90 Mobil 1 synthetic best for all older K gearboxes?


George
by george baker
Fri Jul 05, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: What's Yours Like?
Topic: BMW 1982 R100RS Project
Replies: 74
Views: 3707

Re: BMW 1982 R100RS Project

Hi
how many fuel taps are you using?

George
by george baker
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: K Series Q&A's
Topic: fan cut in temp
Replies: 6
Views: 242

Re: fan cut in temp

Hi
what bike? My K75 has Blue

George
by george baker
Thu Jul 04, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: Crush washers
Replies: 9
Views: 266

Re: Crush washers

Hi
Aluminum sump plug washer £1, 20 mile return drive to get it. Then I found the missing one, still on the plug

George
by george baker
Tue Jul 02, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: I'm back...
Replies: 5
Views: 191

Re: I'm back...

Hi
Welcome "Back", who were you?
George
by george baker
Mon Jul 01, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hiya all
Replies: 6
Views: 218

Re: Hiya all

Hi
welcome, what bike?

If you put your location in your profile and bike in your sig line it will help people answering any questions you may ask

George
by george baker
Sun Jun 30, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: North West Meet - July
Replies: 0
Views: 75

North West Meet - July

Hi
North West Meet - July is at Wray, is anyone going? Please post here if you plan to be there and what time you intend to arrive. The bikes usually arrive from 5 ish.

ATM I'm thinking that I may not make it myself.

George
by george baker
Sun Jun 30, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: Restricted Traffic In France
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: Restricted Traffic In France

Hi
no mine are only 28 & 30 the UK historic group is over 40 I think but I was told the French one was younger

George
by george baker
Sun Jun 30, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Airhead Q&A's
Topic: Trend: Used Airhead Prices Going Down?
Replies: 15
Views: 619

Re: Trend: Used Airhead Prices Going Down?

Hi Marl's bike looked good in Wales and sounds lovely, better than mine (I think) due to my 2 inti 1 If the prices are going down could it be due to the people with plenty of money to build a one off special have moved to a new category of bike? I notice a trend for small-ish Adventure bikes and won...
by george baker
Sat Jun 29, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: Restricted Traffic In France
Replies: 8
Views: 296

Re: Restricted Traffic In France

Hi
is there a "historic vehicle" exemption?

George
by george baker
Tue Jun 25, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: What's Yours Like?
Topic: BMW 1982 R100RS Project
Replies: 74
Views: 3707

Re: BMW 1982 R100RS Project

Hi try the original sciencers as a test fit?.
G
by george baker
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 24
Views: 1399

Re: Welsh Week

Hi
I hope you get there as well cos you are good company and hope the weather is as good.

George
by george baker
Thu Jun 20, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: General Motorcycle Chat
Topic: NSU Kettenkrad (in German)
Replies: 3
Views: 178

Re: NSU Kettenkrad (in German)

Hi
looks fun, I want one Quickly

George
by george baker
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Official Club Event Listings
Topic: Welsh Week
Replies: 24
Views: 1399

Re: Welsh Week

Hi
I have booked the same place for May (Fri 15th for a week) 2020

George
by george baker
Tue Jun 18, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Hexhead (Watercooled R1200) Q&A's
Topic: Alarm
Replies: 8
Views: 368

Re: Alarm

Hi DataTool alarm and immobilizer on my R seems to remove starter and spark. I carry a tamper-proof tork 10 iirc, 2 wire links and earplugs to bypass it when the time comes When the old merc system failed it was just short 2 wires to take the immobilizer out of the system-- just a pity it meant dead...
by george baker
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: General Off Topic Chat
Topic: Drinking Time
Replies: 53
Views: 3351

Re: Drinking Time

Hi
I have gout so Port is not on my todo lisr, a pity cos I enjoyed it a lot when younger

George

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