BMW F650 Forums banner
rust
1-6 of 6 Results
  1. F650 Single Discussion
    Well my Funduro is pretty good shape for 11 years old, but its gone from being rarely ridden to ridden a lot, in all weathers and its starting to show. Some black enamel paint is peeling, a little silver and rust has appeared as well as on areas without paint. As title suggests should I respray...
  2. F650 Single Discussion
    Any ideas on how to keep the rust at bay during the winter months? I'm determined to keep my engine casing looking good as new though it's starting to 'bubble' in a few tiny places. Guy at BMW mentioned coating it in WD40 then wiping it down, (bit scary when it starts smoking as it burns off...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all, Just got an F650GS - my first bike! It's a 2001 51 plate. She's showing a few signs of age having been riden through the winter as you'll see from these piccys: http://www.cabmailserve.com/client/lars_bike/16072008224.jpg http://www.cabmailserve.com/client/lars_bike/16072008225.jpg...
  4. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi all my bike is a 2004 f650 gs and recently noticed some corrosion around the crankcase so i took it to BMW to have a look i have just had a phone call and they said its not there fault and i have to pay for it to be fixed if i want it done. apparently it wasnt my fault because i have not...
  5. F650 Single Discussion
    My GS is only 18 months old when I noticed the large build up of rust on the front disc. I would have though a BMW would have survived the long dry summer?
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    I put a new chain a sprocket set on my bike 3 weeks ago. I have lubed it at weekends since then. However, I can see that the chain is starting to discolour with rust, ALREADY :wall: What is the best thing to use to clean the chain and then regrease it? I currently use the chain wax (casatrol...
1-6 of 6 Results
Top