BMW F650 Forums banner

1996

  1. New Member Introductions
    Hi All :wave: Thanks for a warm welcome to the site, I'm sure access to the vast amount of riding experience here is going to come in handy over the next few months. Hopefully I will be able to contribute something too, eventually. So let's get started! I come seeking some urgent noob advice...
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    Anyone know where Funduro graphics can be bought from? Mine look a bit faded so I would like to renew them if they dont cost too much - are there any graphics places that do a copy of the originals etc? Also as mine is a 1996 Funduro - I was looking at a few Paris Dakar liveried bikes and...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi everyone.... First,sorry for writing mistakes,my Englisn is not as it should be... I'm writing from Serbia.I own a 1996 F650 Strada.Few days ago I got it back from mechanic who changed sprag clutch.On the way home a valve cover gasket blew out... One guy on F650FAQ wrote about same...
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, I have just bought a 1996 Funduro F650 which has a running problem: Please bear with me as it takes a while to explain: When cold it will start but you need to hold the throttle to keep the revs around 2000 rpm until the bike gets warm or it will cut out and then struggles to restart -...
  5. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    Hi, has anyone got a n/s rear indicator assembly for a '96 f650. I only really need the reflector part inside as mine has broke, but will happily take a complete unit. Cheers, Dean
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi Everyone, I am a new member to the site but have been looking in for a couple of years. I have been the proud owner of a 1996 F650 Funduro for 9 years and do all my own servicing. I have run into a problem with the bike recently that I am struggling to solve. There has been a problem with the...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all, just picked up my 1st ever Funduro today from Kent and rode it back to Norfolk. enjoyed the ride (even compared to my Blackbird) and am looking forward to the economy from my new winter hack. On my return, there were some drips of oil from a breather hose on the underside/left but I'm...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello everyone, this is my first post on here :-) I have read similar posts and the FAQ on this issue, but am still at a loss as to why my bike won't start. I had the dreaded 'puking petrol' syndrome, so I pulled the carbs and replaced the o-rings on the float frames and float valve seats...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    Morning Please can someone assits me please? I am about to order clutch parts for my bike. Motobins specifies the following friction plates: CLUTCH FRICTION FIBRE PLATE (7 REQD) F650/ST/GS/DAKAR/CS EACH CLUTCH FRICTION FIBRE PLATE (1 REQD) F650 1993-00 From the FAQ i need seven but I'm...
  10. F650 Single Discussion
    I started to write up about my ‘new to me’ bike, Bessie, a 1996 BMW F650 Funduro, on another forum when I came back from my first ever bike-bourne one night camping trip. Some of you here seem to have huge miles and some great experiences under your belts so I assumed that not many would find my...
  11. F650 Single Discussion
    Ok then what can be done to a standard Kitted Funduro to make it a little more impressive off road? I aint talking unlimited budgets either, relatively cheap modifications to suspension and ground clearance etc? Any ideas I want to start going on some rougher stuff which my 1100 just cant cope...
Top