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  1. G650GS Discussion
    Hello all, is there an easy way to connect to the switched 12volt wiring on the G650GS, - a spare connector somewhere, or the best place to splice into the loom?? (TOMTOM400).
  2. G650GS Discussion
    Hi, Can anyone identify the sealed plug located behind the jump start bolt on a 2012 G650GS Sertao? Regards, Paul
  3. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    All sold. Thanks
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, anyone used using the touratech iphone holder? Does it need to attach to another Touratech bar clamp? or straight onto handlebars? What iphone models is it compatible with? 3G/3GS/4G? Is it 100% waterproof? Does it allow the phone to charge when clamped? How do you rate it out of 5...
  5. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi Folks :big grin: I am about to go down the route of attaching a GPS unit to my bike. :uhoh: This unit will come with a RAM mount to attach to the bars, but not sure if I want it in the obvious place on the lefthand handle bar. I have had thoughts on trying to rig something to fit behind...
  6. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    ello! :) Am looking for a 2ndhand Satnav, either a Garmin Zumo 400 or 500 model, for riding around the UK and mainland Europe. thanks in advance. * edit - found one! ta
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all, On previous oil changes I was using Castrol GPS 10w/40 semi synthetic in my CS but when I went to Halfords this time Castrol GPS 10w/40 does not seem to exist anymore I did find GPS 10w/30 synthetic, but because of this I did mot buy the GPS oil and opted for Halfords own brand supplied...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    I have been reading a lot about GPS on this forum and I am still confused about what one to get. On the Spanish BMW bike forum page they have a GPS section (http://www.bmwmotos.com/cgi-bin/yabb2/YaBB.pl?num=1236959158) and have been talking about the StreetPilot 2820 GPS Navigator for...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    I have just won a bid on ebay for a Garmin Streetpilot 111 and was wondering if there is any one on site that has one or had one. Can you do a post codr serch on the streetpilot 111???????? Are there any realy bad points for me to look out for????? renagade
  10. F650 Single Discussion
    I'm off on a long tour of europe in the spring and was considering GPS. I've just been reading the post "diy tom tom" Hells teeth!! is it that complecated. What i wanted was something to get me to the nearest petrol station or campsite etc. I dont want to hear it in my lid, just to follow it to...
  11. F650 Single Discussion
    I can read a map about as well as I can read my girlfriend's mind and am thinking about getting GPS. Need UK and Euro mapping, with potential to upgrade worldwide maps. Have been looking at the Garmin Zumo 500 and 550. Anyone got any experience of it please? Is it worth paying up for the...
  12. F650 Single Discussion
    Just wondering if anyone had any recommended accomodation locations in morocco, for trip next summer? (not including the ones from the ukgser website, i have all those already)
  13. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, Does anybody operate a PDA satnav system on their bikes. I have an Ipaq 1710 PDA with Tom Tom sat nav on it. I would like to be able to use it on my bike but obviously it is not waterproof. Does anybody know if covers are available? I have seen the waterproof covers on the Touratech...
  14. F650 Single Discussion
    Guys, I have a tomtom rider system and am looking to hard wire an ignition 12V feed on my 650 GS. Does anyone kknow if there is a capped supply on the loom (for fitting the BMW Motorad system. I was proposing to tie into the rear brake light feed ... has anyone got any better suggestions...
  15. F650 Single Discussion
    Thought I'd share - GPS Warehouse are selling the old model Garmin StreetPilot III with Europe maps and a RAM bike mount kit inc electric connections, for sub- ?150. Blimey! Might be worth a look if you're thinking about GPS for summer trips... http://www.gpsw.co.uk/ - Jim
  16. F650 Single Discussion
    Take a look at this shop. They sell on e-bay and appear to be cheap. Maybe too good to be true. What do people think:http://www.bestbestgps.com/main.asp They are based in China SHOTROCK
  17. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, I am thinking of getting a tom tom Rider for my 04 Dakar and wanted to know the mounting solution others had solved. I mounted the BM tank bag today and realised that the only obvious places to mount it are the small diameter cross brace or the left side of the handle-bar. I don't know if...
  18. F650 Single Discussion
    Just bought a GPS - Garmin Quest yesterday and looking for mounting options for my Dakar and also to double up on the 1150Adv. Both bikes have BMW accessory sockets or is it better to hardwire into the bikes. Which cradle is best? and mounting systems. Words and pics of your bike systems please
  19. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi everyone What do we all have in the way of a bike GPS? powered by the bike, waterproof, UK street mapped and a partridge in a pair tree? Thanks in advance Steve
  20. F650 Single Discussion
    Yes thats right! Extreme GPS. > 800x600 daylight readable screen. > Rugadised semi-waterproof case. > DVD Drive. > Built in GPRS Modem. (For emails on the move!) > Autoroute 2k5, And much much more, all for under ?200 Yes its a bit of a joke (thought it would be fun to share!), but when I...
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