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Clutch Cable Adj by Tom Cutter
Pulled this off a recent Airlist. Detailed explanation as to installing, adjusting and insuring long life and correct operation of the Airhead clutch cable.

Started 08/17/16 at 14:32:19 by montmil
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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 .

Started 05/03/16 at 14:55:06 by Bob_Roller
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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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Specs for a new 82 single caliper R65 brake line
This posting is on how to get a new brake line for the no longer available 82-85 single caliper USA R65 brake lines . Before ordering one like this you should measure your old one and add a little ext...

Started 07/06/14 at 19:50:10 by mqf (Ex Member)
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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...

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Understanding Relays
Although the material is from an automotive training source, a relay won't know if it's in your car or motorcycle.
Browse the entire site. There's lots of useful information. Even some basic SAE ...

Started 01/08/13 at 17:36:40 by montmil
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Service bulletins for USA
Hello !
I've come across this site which has tons of BMW motorcycle service bulletins.
Enjoy !

Started 11/15/12 at 10:10:23 by georgesgiralt
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How to free a stuck clutch
When the motorcycle is unused for a period of time (which can range from a few weeks, to a winter), moisture can form on the clutch plate and friction plate which can cause the clutch to stick.  The s...

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