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  1. F650 Twin Discussion (including F700 and F800)
    Someone told me I might get more answers on this forum? I was introduced to the site by my son 'Jason the dog' who is a proud F650GS single owner, whereas I have been the more traditionalist with an 850R and then 1150R. Both fabulous bikes but I sold them on as I simply never got time to ride...
  2. New Member Introductions
    GS 650 Twin in Transit van Hi All. I am hoping that you can help me please. I have hired a Transit Van short wheel base to collect my 2008 twin next weekend. It is too far for me to ride it (170 Miles away) back so I will be transported in the back of van. I am very worried about the way...
  3. F650 Single Discussion
    I'm just gathering information ATM for a project. Will the twin spark head fit on a single spark engine with nothing more then a simple swap? I'm looking at a possible direct injection conversion, which with some electronics to delay the injector firing until the spark firing, will allow the...
  4. Useful website references
    The title says it all really. I have a BMW lowered seat on my 08 F650GS twin. Uncomfortable as hell after 30 minutes. Looking to hear back from any members that have after market seats (if lowered, even better). Cheers Esh
  5. F650 Twin Discussion (including F700 and F800)
    I know this is really basic but I have been given conflicting advice. What grade of fuel do you all use in your twin F650GS?:scratch: Thanks
  6. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi am a bit confused, re this Twin Spark & Single spark thing for the F650 I am looking at 2 Dakars Dakar 2002 for £2795 Dakar 2003 for £3495 what i want to know are these single or twin spark, & what are the benefits/ loss of single over twin spark or vice versa. I have tried to look it up...
  7. F650 Single Discussion
    Had the chance yesterday to try out the new F650gs twin which I was looking forward to, had couple of hours on the bike,wondered if I was showing my age but are the new bikes bloody uncomfortable or has my old single just worn in like a comfy pair of old slippers? Wondered what others here have...
  8. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    Hello! Just getting ideas together for a long trip next year, and seeing what the options are for panniers. What kinds of racks would go with the old F650GS which has two pipes? See a few on Ebay but it's not always clear if they'd fit. Bike's pretty old so will aim for either 2nd hand bmw...
  9. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    f 650gs 2004 5,500miles twin spark has anyone any suggestions for the easy removal,refit of the inner sp-plug cap coil, easier in the book than in real life has anyone tried going in from above by the removal of the battery box
  10. F650 Twin Discussion (including F700 and F800)
    I have only been on this forum for two weeks now but there seems to be a distinct lack of input,members and craic in the "twin" section,although the classic single seems to be going strong.Is it just that they are too new to have developed the same cult status and following ,or is it just that...
  11. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    To all, got rid of my F650 Funduro for something a little bigger so i purchased an Africa Twin, realised its not for me and am wanting a F650GS, swap cash either way, its all original, 12000 miles, 1998, very good condition, service history, 2 owners, all documents manuals etc, 11 months tax...
  12. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    does anyone know where i can get fork protectors for the 650 twin,i have just had to fit a new fork on my dakar and was able to get fork protectors form touratect (along with a number of ralley parts it was like christmas in march :big grin: if anyone ask's touratect parts or very reasonable,the...
  13. F650 Twin Discussion (including F700 and F800)
    As we are getting more new members with the newer F650 twins we thought you all deserved a forum of your own. please post any questions etc. relating to the twin models in this forum, this will enable us to keep information on the different models in specific areas and build up the same level...
  14. New Member Introductions
    Hi every one, new to BMW and pick a bike up on Friday 21st May. 09 plate 650 - 800cc twin! looking forward to some adventures.
  15. F650 Single Discussion
    Hello everyone. Now then, info needed from all you experts out there:type:, can someone tell me the advantages of the newish bmw 800 twin against the much loved f650's. Are they as good on the road with the same economy on fuel. Any observations would be great.:D
  16. Bike Tech / Kit / Reviews
    Hi all Mrs Physco is selling her restrictor off of a Twin spark 06 GS. Would this fit a 2002 CS? Thanks for any knowledge on this.
  17. F650 Single Discussion
    There's a BMW top box I've seen for sale, I'm just wondering, I've searched and cant find an answer. It came off a Single spark bike and I have the twin spark. Will it fit my bike? simple question I know. Any answer's would be great. :thumb:
  18. F650 Single Discussion
    Hi guys! Can anyone point me in the direction of a place to buy my F650GS 06 twin spark a fuel filter? I have only found motorworks selling them and at 60 odd quid. I know they have regulators in them too and they will cost about that but is there any cheaper places or options? I also read...
  19. Sale - Wanted - Swap (UK Only)
    BMW F650 GS DAKAR - Twin Spark model SOLD
  20. F650 Single Discussion
    hi there,anyone know the correct battery for the funduro ,? when i bought the bike in april, the owner said that he had fitted a new battery,but i aint sure its the right one, thats a big engine to turn over and when the battery thats on is fully charged,it often struggles and if it doesnt start...
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