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    Hi & Welcome from sunny Moray . . . I'm near...

    Hi & Welcome from sunny Moray . . . I'm near Elgin :wave: :riding:

    I've had 2 Funduros - solid machines with just the occasional weak point - water pump seals being one of them.

    Enjoy it once...
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    Hi

    Hi & Welcome.

    If it was me and I had no mechanical knowledge of bikes I'd find a mate who does . . . or a mates mate who has some riding / bike experience and get them to ride it and lend their...
  3. Hi Aussie Gregg. My sons F800GS had a similar...

    Hi Aussie Gregg.

    My sons F800GS had a similar problem. The bottom of the ignition switch has a cam system that opens and closes a switch when the key is rotated.

    It can be replaced seperatly so...
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    Sticky: From a short, dirty ride this afternoon :-D . . ....

    From a short, dirty ride this afternoon :-D . . .

    https://cdn.img.cb500x.com/Ford-over-Lossi-150320.jpg

    https://cdn.img.cb500x.com/Nr-Rothes-150320.jpg
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    Good skills - thanks for sharing the knowledge...

    Good skills - thanks for sharing the knowledge :thumb:

    SteveT

    :cool:
  6. Thread: Hi Guys

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    Welcome oh grumpy one :-D SteveT (A.N.Other...

    Welcome oh grumpy one :-D

    SteveT (A.N.Other grumpy old git :-D)

    :cool:
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    I'd guess the least you would need to do would be...

    I'd guess the least you would need to do would be to get a BMW stealer to set it up via the bikes main computer.

    Me, I'd ask a BMW stealer if it was possible first before even thinking about...
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    Quite right too. That machine, as discussed in...

    Quite right too. That machine, as discussed in person, is in way too good condition just to go inviting salt rot to set in.

    Maybe now my reason for not using makes sense!

    Enjoy it when you do...
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    Francis, As you know, I checked and refreshed...

    Francis,

    As you know, I checked and refreshed the grease in most all of the bearings on that bike, including the front wheel ones, when I had the bike. I had no problem re-assembling the front...
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    Hi & Welcome stranger :roll: :wave::big grin: ...

    Hi & Welcome stranger :roll: :wave::big grin:

    Glad your enjoying your new-to-you steed

    SteveT

    :cool:
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    Francis, According to the pictures in the...

    Francis,

    According to the pictures in the owners manual, the hex head end of the front spindle should be flush with the outer edge of the fork leg hole it fits into. Page 36.5 refers on the...
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    Sticky: Short riide out inbetween wintery showers . . . ...

    Short riide out inbetween wintery showers . . .

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    SteveT

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  13. Hi & Welcome :riding: SteveT :cool:

    Hi & Welcome :riding:

    SteveT

    :cool:
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    Sticky: Time for a brew methinks . . . ...

    Time for a brew methinks . . .

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    SteveT

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    Sticky: https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49043682588_cb...

    https://live.staticflickr.com/65535/49043682588_cb3340a965_c.jpg

    SteveT

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    Sticky: I was out towards Tomintoul with work during the...

    I was out towards Tomintoul with work during the week and the Cairngorms were white with a decent first winter blanket of snow, so thats where I was headed, seeing as Fridays now belong to me and not...
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    Hi & Welcome :wave: Enjoy your new ride ...

    Hi & Welcome :wave:

    Enjoy your new ride

    SteveT

    :cool:
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    Hi & Welcome Good luck with the bike search /...

    Hi & Welcome

    Good luck with the bike search / purchase

    SteveT

    :cool:
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    Unfortunately, BMW and most other bike...

    Unfortunately, BMW and most other bike manufacturers don't have to use a common (OBD / OBD2) interogation software as car makers do.

    There are several specialist readers out there, the most common...
  20. Andy.I Knock yerself out - you go sort some...

    Andy.I

    Knock yerself out - you go sort some sort of DIY replacement for a set up that has obviously been cobbled together in just 5 minutes in some Bavarian shed :roll:

    Me, I'll continue to...
  21. Thread: Engine Checkout

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    Oil in the airbox is normal, so get used to...

    Oil in the airbox is normal, so get used to popping the drain plug out of the tube regularly. The height of the drain within the airbox doesn't allow all of the oil to drain, so think about getting...
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    I've had a weeping sump plug in the past on one...

    I've had a weeping sump plug in the past on one of my Funduro's.

    My solution was and still is, is to use some plumbers PTFE sealing tape sparingly at the end of the threaded portion of the sump...
  23. Thread: Nice day for it

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    Nice photo's - thanks for sharing :wave: The...

    Nice photo's - thanks for sharing :wave:

    The road I kinda recognise (Wrynose?), but the trails . . . . go on, give us some location names, for next time I'm down that way (May next year :-))
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    Hi & Welcome :riding: SteveT :cool:

    Hi & Welcome :riding:

    SteveT

    :cool:
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    Silver Smoothrite is an excellent match - used it...

    Silver Smoothrite is an excellent match - used it on previous F650 Funduros with great results :-)

    SteveT

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