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$12 Aftermarket Headlight installation
I fitted the $12 headlight ( http://www.2kracing.com/Product/4426.html) today - it is not plug-and-play.  Tongue  But for the price I can be prodded into doing a bit of work.  Had some amount of grinding ...

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4-way Flashers: Cheap & Easy
I'm not sure what happened to the original link, but here is a new link with the same information.
http://blog.mickargo.com/wp/2012/12/16/adding-4-way-flashers-to-a-motorcycle/
http://www.mo...

Started 12/08/09 at 23:50:42 by Rob Valdez 79 R65
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81 R65 restoration Project
Just wanted to show and tell my restoration project. Thanks to those of you that have helped with photos, diagrams, advice and parts. It's coming along nicely - slow but sure. Almost through the elect...

Started 07/08/09 at 01:01:35 by Mike V
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ABS luggage / bags repair: BMW touring cases
Hello everyone,
I thought I'd take a little time to relate how I repaired some BMW touring cases (old versions that use the flat latches w/ small luggage keys, as opposed to newer versions that u...

Started 06/04/17 at 20:09:18 by qwerty123
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Airhead Lubrication
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The oil diagram came from this document originally published in early 1979. It describes the breather function and return of condensed oil vapour via that drain hole
http://www.omnilex.c...
(from

Started 03/25/10 at 12:24:50 by Barry
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Airhead Relay Substitutes
From the Airheads Beemer Club Technical Information:
http://www.airheads.org/content/view/159/98/

Started 12/19/11 at 18:54:36 by montmil
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ATE caliper O-rings - UK/USA source
Hi
After a year of ignoring the pile of bits in the corner of the garage, I'm working on the R65 again.
The calipers are apart and need a new everything. Most of the bits are available, but ...

Started 05/16/11 at 07:06:57 by Ian_N (Ex Member)
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Bean Can Overhaul Link
http://www.advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=394966
Thanks to Barry Hodgson for providing us with this link!

Started 11/01/08 at 21:44:42 by Rob Valdez 79 R65
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