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  1. F650 Single Discussion
    I know the bike is 10 years old but is there anyway I can make these forks look better than they do? Same applies to the engine?
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    I saw a nice 1996 bike on ebay this morning but I don't know much about them so I found this site and others. I was a little worried about the stories of the engine cutting out and no one really knowing why. Does anyone have one of these bikes and has sorted the problem, if so, how, or has never...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    I bought a 10 year old F650GS a few weeks ago and after 30 years without a bike I am enjoying running around on it. However, the gearbox seems very clunky, especially engaging first gear from neutral and going from first to second. As the engine warms up the clunking seems to get worse. I...
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    hi all, I have a 1994 Funduro with a badly coroded left hand engine cover which I need to re-paint, I have limited experience in mechanics...how easy is it to remove the cover paint and re-fit. Its really letting my bike down and cant afford to pay someone! Matt
  5. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    I am after a set of engine protection bars for a funduro, they do not need to been in great shape. Or even a set to make a pattern from would be great.
  6. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    Wanted. Dakar Engine protetction bars to fit F650. please P.M. me, Thanks.
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Hii have an engine that is modified for the race track, made in germany. It was in my supermoto, only four ever been built. The engine has too much torque, it should not have been on the road. It started chewing cogs from starter motor and sprag clutch. Bike needs to be started on rollers. In...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    HI i am new to the forum and the Bmw biking community and already need advice on how to set the timing for my bike its a 1998 F650 twin spark plug engine , i have had to change the cylinder head on it because one of my exhaust bolts got stuck and snapped off inside the head so was wondering...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all, has anyone had the engine casings re-plated/coated on their 650? (the paint flaking problem) what does it come up like??
  10. F650 Single Discussion
    Translates to English for the report posted on the same site, copied WWW.ENDUROCU.COM Turkey, would take too long ... but I wanted to share ... Engine problem: 2nd gear, 4000 rpm on the gear was wasted take ... Unstitched ... Bora Erengül Dostum sa***287; olsun çok cesaret verdive dediki...
  11. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, I've been noticing lately that my bikes started to get abit of corrosion, and paint coming off here and there, not on the body work but the engine and what not. Here are the main parts, will try get photo's lately, any advice what to do would be great, ie powder coating etc. 1. Engine...
  12. F650 Single Discussion
    Hiya All, Having now owned my 04 plate F650 Dakar with 19k for just over a month I am wondering if the noises I hear should be there or some kind of problems with the engine, While riding the bike under load between roughly 2300ish-3000 rpm there a strange clunky / knock from the engine...
  13. F650 Single Discussion
    I have now owned by 04 plate F650 Dakar with 19000 miles for a Month which came with Castol 10w/40 grade oil, This oil was used by the BMW main agent who carried out the oil and filter change in August this year by the previous owner, I did some research on oils and experiences of other owners...
  14. F650 Single Discussion
    Hiya All, Please could someone help me with a concern on my bike, Its a F650GS Dakar 2004 Twin Spark model with 19000miles, Problem I am having is that on cold engine start the engine revs scream up to 3200 rpm for around 10-15 seconds then drops down to 2200 rpm were the engine should be on...
  15. F650 Single Discussion
    Morning mates… :thumb: I was coming to work this morning with a speed around 100 Km. All sadden my engine when dead and the rev meter felt to 0. No warning light or anything else just the engine stops working for some reason.;Um: After a few seconds it fires up again and I continue to drive...
  16. F650 Twin Discussion (including F700 and F800)
    Anybody know what gives the F800GS engine more power than the F650GS (800) engine ie cam, mapping etc and how difficult & cost to upgrade please.
  17. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi! I recently got into a problem with my F650 GS (y. 2000). I was driving on the highway (about 140km/h) and suddenly the bike starts over revving. This happened about two times in 5 minutes then it worked ok. After about 100km it started to do the same and the oil lamp got lit. I pulled...
  18. F650 Single Discussion
    One of the 2 Dakars that I ride cut out at the stop street. Previously, this problem was caused by a sticky side stand switch, but not this time. The engine fired up but only for about a second or so, and the died. Switching the ignition on and off allowed the engine to start again. About 5km...
  19. F650 Single Discussion
    Good spark, fuel flowing to carb, but it'll only run when I spray engine cocaine into the airbox. Any suggestions gratefully investigated.:thanks2:
  20. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    Hello all, hoping to get some advice on the above. Have been looking at the various makes of engine guards/crash bars for my bike - 2008 F650GS (lowered). I'm drawn towards the adventure-spec ones as they look really sturdy and design looks good. If anyone has these fitted would I be able...
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