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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, After toying around with the idea of motorcycling, I finally took the leap and got myself a provisional license. While looking for a bike, I've discovered a F650 CS Scarver in a shop I really like. I went with a friend who knows a bit about motorcycles and he said that from looking...
  2. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    Hi There :help: Just wanted to know where I can buy a storage box or a cover to fit where the tank would be. As I can't get it either in NZ or Australia.:scratch: Any help would be appriciated.:thanks2: With Kind Regards Hotte
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all, I have been offered a 2002 GS with 48k on the clock for 2200 (1500 of which is coming from a px of my current bike). The milage seems pretty high but it has a FSH. Do the two sort of cancel each other out?
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    hi guys, i am new here and thanks for the welcome. i was about to buy a 1998 f650 classic at 7k miles when a friend stopped me saying its too old despite low mileage. i am now hesitant. can you help ?:dunno:
  5. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi - Tomorrow I am having a third and final look at a 2005 plate non ABS 55 Dakar - only 1100 miles clocked.. The mileage seems genuine as I have looked into the history. It is very clean apart from a broken steering lock from a fall from the stand not an attempted theft. Seller wants £3200...
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    It’s all very well motorrad trying to rip us off, but this is one of our own! Hi guys, I’ve been putting off writing this post for a while now ‘cause I really wanted there to be a good reason for why I haven’t received an item that I bought from the sale board section of this website...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Hey folks I've been looking at getting a new helmet as my current one is shite in the cold & wet weather and as my motorbike is my only form of transport i really need a decent helmet to see me through all the weather conditions i may face. I've always had cheap caberg helmets and they have...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    Im planning to trade in my Xcountry G650 for one of the F650 beast wich seems to be the best choice for adventure riders as im planning to ride round spain,portugal through france and back home to London. Might be getting 2006 with 12.6k miles on it could someone please tell me things to check...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    I am in Bedford and will need some new tyres soon for 03 GS. Can I have some recommendations on where to get them from. Thanks
  10. F650 Single Discussion
    Does anyone know where I can get 50, and 44 tooth rear sprockets to fit a dakar? Cheers, Matt
  11. F650 Single Discussion
    I’ve been away from motorcycling for a couple of years and have previously owned a variety of Japanese sports bikes throughout my twenties. A friend who races in enduro’s also has KTM 950 Adventure and is persuading my to get something similar so I can join him on his long distance holidays...
  12. F650 Single Discussion
    Evening all, What about this for a sales pitch, :not worthy: Regards John
  13. F650 Single Discussion
    I'm after a pair of FIAMM disc horns but can't seem to find them anywhere on the net. Does anyone know if there's a shop that sells them in London? I called the FIAMM UK rep but amazingly he didn't know! Cheers
  14. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi All, Having been fleeced comprehensively by the Park Lane boys, I have lost the taste for getting my next tyre done at a BMW main agent.. so... can anyone recommend an online retailer where I can buy a suitable socket to remove the rear wheel on my CS? Many thanks, Stu
  15. F650 Single Discussion
    I am in need of a new chain / front - back sprocket set? What's the best for the $? What is just plain-jane the best? Thanks!
  16. F650 Single Discussion
    Ok I need some coolant, and I know this question has been asked before but i couldnt find a straight answer? Where do I go and what coolant do I buy for my R Reg F650 ST? Thanks for replies in advance.
  17. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, I know that the choice of oils has been discussed to death, but I'm having problems trying to find anywhere that sells oil that meets the BMW specification. Nobody seems to have Castrol GP in London and every other available brand of oil seems to be rated SL (manual recommends SF, SG and...
  18. Site Help and Suggestions
    Just wondering why recently most posts now seem to require scrolling right as well as down to read them. Is this a widescreen issue or have I got some settings wrong. Not a major problem obviously but can become mildly annoying after a while. I notice that the "preview" of this post comes up...
  19. F650 Single Discussion
    I've been umming and arrring about CS or GS and have test ridden both. I've decided on the GS. A dealer has one, just been traded in, and am looking for advice on whether this is a good buy or not. It is a 2000 W reg, yellow, 30,000 miles, full BMW service history, heated grips, ABS, BMW...
  20. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all I am considering buying either a GS or CS but can't quite make up my mind.:think: I am concerned about the stalling issue and would like your opinions on which are the manufacture years to avoid buying and also I am interested as to which is the "better" bike i.e. which one would you...
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