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Fork disassembly for dual shock R65.
These Videos really helped me a lot when I had to open up my forks.
Its a complete disassembly video which will also explain each fork component, their function and proper reassembly sequence.<b...

Started 06/21/14 at 03:20:43 by Julio A.
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Center Stand Issues_Yes, musket-ball 1979 model
Gentlemen: After searching archives with no luck, my question...
When using center stand on level ground, bike will fall over with a one-finger slight pressure push. I need to shim right side 3/8...

Started 05/16/19 at 18:31:18 by John T
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Bosch Starter Repair
Here's a good link, well at least it is now, for disassembly cleaning and lubrication of a Bosch starter .

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Replacement Oil pressure Switch
Tridon TPS026
Triggers at 0.4bar, housing stated to be able to handle 15.0bar
12 X 1.5 thread pitch.
Price- Around $AU7.50
From the above you can guess that my 30 year old OEM pre...

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Airhead Relay Substitutes
From the Airheads Beemer Club Technical Information:

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WTB Accessory outlet
If anyone out there has a spare BMW accessory outlet they want to sell, let me know.  I should have taken the one I had bought for my R65 off before I sold the bike.  I have some nice Gerbings heated ...

Started 02/16/13 at 18:49:10 by SCJJR65
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Re- Service bulletins for USA
We have discussed this site before on a previous thread. If you look at the URL for that site it starts with https meaning it's a secure s...

Started 11/16/12 at 11:36:02 by Barry
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Vector odometer reset
Vector is made by the same company that makes the Vapors that some of you use.  The Vector lacks the tachometer feature.
A while back my Vector went over 10,000 miles and quit working.  At least ...

Started 02/05/13 at 14:12:58 by Ed Miller
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