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  1. Get-Togethers, Meets and Ride-Outs
    Hi, If anyone is in this area, or would like a nice day out in the Cotswolds on Sunday the 12th September and wants to help 2 worthy charitys please read on: Motorcycle Photo Treasure Hunt for Warwickshire Northamptonshire Air Ambulance and Kathrine House Hospice. 12th Sept. Starting from...
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello Chums! Just nipped out to give the old girl a rub-down and to my horror I noticed this (see photo). Now, before I set to tightening this part up, (which isn't actually loose - there's no loose play), I wondered if there is anything that I need to be careful of. I'm guessing it's happened...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Some of you may have read about my water getting into the oil on my Funduro. After a can of 1664, I picked up enough courage to do the job myself. I earlier called BMW to ask them for a quote, but tomorrow when they call back I know that it's going to be ?500 at least for parts and labour. I...
  4. Comments / Help / Suggestions
    I have set up my own uploader and I would like to invite you guys to use it! I don't make any money out of it, it's not sponsored, I pay for the web space and I have done it because I hate all the adverts etc that you get from photobucket etc when you view photo's. Just go to...
  5. Comments / Help / Suggestions
    My first attempt at posting a photo of my bike. Unfortunately Wanadoo have reduced it to only 250 bytes which is tiny. Originally it was about 500KB. I will have to find a way of storing larger pictures on the site or get another site. Ian
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    Apologies for not getting it right on my earlier post. Here it is in glorious panchromatictechnocolor: The dark coloured radial marks on the inner face of the bearing are the ridges caused by the rollers digging into the soft bearing face, due partly to lack of grease and partly to the softness...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    If this works it is a photo of a cream crackered Bulgaria steering head bearing, in case anyone wants to verfy that the one they took out was duff. Note that you cannot undo things to look at the condition of the bearing without actually taking it out, by which time you are installing a new SKF...
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