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  1. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello folks, I am open to suggestions, brands, solutions for this cold weather and my frozen hands. My hands freeze during the 40 minutes/1 hour twice per day journey. This happens even wearing thermal gloves and very good quality motorbike gloves on top. I know about heated grips, any of you...
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    OK,not quite free but nearly.Check out this great offer from Ride magazine,subscribe for a year for 50 quid and get Oxford heated grips worth £77 for free,they get great reviews and the magazine is pretty good too. http://www.greatmagazines.co.uk/store/displayitem.asp?sid=3467&id=42632 :applause:
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, I have a 1998 Funduro which came with heated grips, i can only assume that these are the original heated grips that came with the bike, as the grips match a lot of BMW grips i have seen around.. the point is the grips are not very warm at all, (compared to my dad's oxford hot hands)...
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    I've recently changed from a 2002 CS to a 2003 GS. Both have the BMW standard heated grips, but the GS grips heat up incredibly slowly and also to a much lower temperature. Does anybody know what the issue is and how to correct it? :dunno:
  5. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    Just recently my bikes (02 plate F650GS) heated grips have developed an intermitant fault with the heating function on both settings - i.e some times they just don't heat up at all. Is this a common fault with a tried and tested fix? Thanks in advance :thumb:
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    My Scarver could do with new grips. They are heated. Do they have to be anything special ? Found a fault today that others must have -- horn. No horn, but testing the horn on a battery it was OK. I stripped the LH switch and stripped and cleaned both flasher and horn switches. OK boy did they...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all I've noticed that the heated grips on my 'new' GS heat up a LOT slower than on my CS. I timed them this afternoon - to get to full heat on setting 2, the CS took about 2 minutes. The GS took nearly 5. After a long ride, it still doesn't feel anywhere near as warm. On setting 1 it barely...
  8. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, Does anyone know if it is possible to replace just the rubber grips on the heated grip units? I have worn out mine (the rubber has split but the grips still heat) and was looking for a way to avoid replacing the whole units. If it is possible does anyone know what diameter they need to...
  9. F650 Single Discussion
    Does anyone know of some good old honest black rubber knee grips for the F650CS? Any help appreciated.
  10. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, thanks for all the advice on my last post. My last question, hopefully for a while at least is this. My Funduro 2000 model is fitted with heated grips they appear to be retro fitted BMW ones. However when I put the bar ends on today from motor works the right hand one stops the throttle from...
  11. New Member Introductions
    2001 heated grips not working only fuse I can find seems ok,any ideas?
  12. Chatter
    2001 650 heated grips not working any ideas?
  13. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, Both my heated hand grips have given up and I'd like to get them sorted before the weather turns. Has anyone got any suggestions where I can best get my hands on replacements (used or new)? Many thanks! Martin
  14. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, My heated grips keep turning on the bars and throttle which is annoying and dangerous, I need some new grips, do I get new heated grips fitted or a new set of standard grips where can you get them. Also the heated grips that are on the bike just have trailing cables no control box or...
  15. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi, Has anyone ever had worn out heated grips? They still work fine, but one has a hole in it thanks to over use, and the other one is getting thin. By the looks of it the heating element is integrated in to the grip rubber. So... Firstly can anyone tell me if I am right. Secondly can someone...
  16. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    I didn't get the heated grips with my Dakar, though all Dakars had them fitted, true or false?:mad:
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