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I have been forced to turn off user self-registration due to the enormous amount of requests being submitted by spammers, etc.  We welcome any and all valid users but you will need to e-mail a request...

Started 11/07/16 at 20:38:02 by Justin B.
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Host Move Complete - I PROMISE!!!
I have finally got the forum moved over to a new host and it works, for the most part.  I ran into major issues getting the files transferred as the old host seemed to be unable to provide the type of...

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I have been playing with the cafepress site and came up with a few items.  It was much more challenging as they will not allow anything with the BMW logo attached to it.  I had to play with some of th...

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Logging in/registering/ - NEW USERS MUST READ
Some helpful hints...
1.  You can't send personal messages until you have made one post.  Again, this is an anti-spammer protection mechanism to keep spammers from bombarding the membership with ...

Started 11/07/16 at 20:39:31 by Justin B.
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Gruber Battery Discount
All,
I have arranged a 5% discount with Gruber Power Services on their products.  I have had good luck with their AGM motorcycle batteries and the price is pretty reasonable.  To receive this dis...

Started 11/07/16 at 20:35:48 by Justin B.
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STAAB Battery Discount
I have secured a 5% discount for forum members at Staab Battery on the Universal 12 volt 22 amp-hour AGM battery.  So far I have had good luck with them and they are extremely "affordable".  I will re...

Started 11/07/16 at 20:33:49 by Justin B.
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R65 Photo Gallery Access
For those of you who desire access to the BMWR65 photo-gallery just PM me with your desired login name and what password you want to use and I will set you up.  If you just ask me to add you I will us...

Started 11/07/16 at 20:31:53 by Justin B.
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By: Justin B.
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Login issues on new Forum software
A couple of folks have been unable to log in after the upgrade.  The new software now requires that you log in with your "login ID" with no exception.  I think the old software would allow login id, s...

Started 11/07/16 at 08:14:37 by Justin B.
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Temperature Converter

Started 12/16/06 at 19:21:47 by Rob Valdez 79 R65
6 2825 Last Post 02/04/12 at 14:37:39
By: Lucky_Lou
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Miles/Kilometers Converter
http://www.runnersweb.com/running/km_miles.html
Of course there are others, but this one is short and to the point.

Started 01/04/07 at 13:39:21 by Rob Valdez 79 R65
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By: randall - Ex Member
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We have a NEW Google Map!
13 August 2011:
We had a visit from what really looked like a spammer in this thread, so I am tightening down security.
I have changed the password and deleted the user name from the thread,...

Started 04/04/10 at 17:26:48 by Rob Valdez 79 R65
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By: Graeme
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BMW Newbie
Other than Land Rover being owned by BMW when my 2004 Discovery II was built this is my first owning experience with BMW and and happy to have an older real one. My fried John is parting with his 1979...

Started 06/23/19 at 22:22:43 by Bill O.
4 115 Last Post 06/28/19 at 07:54:58
By: tiggum
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Why do we need 2 posts before we can post images?
I am trying to get involved with the community, I have this R65 that I am trying to get help and work on, however, I have yet to reach my 2 post minimum to begin. So here I am. Grin

Started 05/01/19 at 07:19:21 by andrelitinsky
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By: Frank I
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New Fork Caps
1981 restoration looking for new plastic fork caps BMW part No 31 42 1 239 765 Not available from BMW, Motorworks or Motorbins. has any one found an alternative?

Started 04/01/19 at 20:32:22 by spiney
2 149 Last Post 04/03/19 at 01:46:27
By: spiney
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New Member
Below is a picture of my 1983 R65.
I acquired the bike a year ago October from the family of a friend who passed away a couple of years before. This was his favorite bike. Along with the bike I ...

Started 12/28/18 at 15:13:06 by Sleeping Dog
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By: Justin B.
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The science of engine combustion.
This is for the experts. Think big single cyclinder engine
Questions 1 Which burns faster? A lean or a rich mixture.
2. What is the science behind a backfire through a carb?
3. When the...

Started 12/10/18 at 15:39:59 by skippyc
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By: skippyc
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Tire Size Calculator
Been looking for a tire calc that would do motorcycle sized tires. The Miata site had a good one for car sizes but wouldn't do bikes. The calculator here at the Tacoma site will accomodate our sizes.<...

Started 11/01/18 at 09:10:24 by wilcom
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By: tiggum
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Riding clothing - recommendations?
About to get my R65 fully ready to be road ready - required carb rebuild and such.
I'm looking forward to enjoying some gradually longer rides in the NE USA, but don't have the clothing kit for ...

Started 08/15/18 at 11:37:37 by bonesteel
5 374 Last Post 08/22/18 at 16:16:57
By: bonesteel
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Of some historical interest....
Fun read.  At a significant point in this little slice of history these cars were powered by twin airheads in the same family tree as our own.  600 to 650 cc. 
Read on...
http://www.curbsi...

Started 07/22/18 at 12:35:26 by svejkovat
2 243 Last Post 07/23/18 at 09:28:19
By: R65Guy
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R65LS Fairing
While looking for something else I came across this fairing on Gustaffson Plastics website.
http://bikescreen.com/products/bmw-r-65-ls-1981-1985
I no longer have the BMW wedge fairing on my ...

Started 05/29/16 at 15:55:55 by marcmax
2 421 Last Post 07/15/18 at 03:03:04
By: milominderbinder
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