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Valeo knock-off starter
I ran across a new Valeo starter on Amazon for $57 with free shipping. Seemed like a deal so I ordered it to have on the shelf. The only other starter I saw in a quick research was more than double th...

Started 05/05/17 at 21:53:02 by wilcom
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By: wilcom
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Leather care question
What do you folks use to keep your leathers looking good and keeping the leather pliable?
I just pulled out my set of leathers and an extra jacket and they seem a bit stiff. Is there any product ...

Started 05/06/17 at 07:53:49 by wilcom
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By: trips
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error message when posting
I made a post and got this error message back...
SMTP connection could not be established
I'm STMP'd

Started 05/01/17 at 21:16:39 by wilcom
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By: wilcom
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Mobile1 deal at Auto Zone
5 qts and an oil filter for $31. and they will ship for free if a store isn't close....... here's the catch.... it ends tomorrow.

Started 04/30/17 at 20:56:02 by wilcom
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By: Bob_Roller
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New Project?
I have been offered (for free) a 1977 R100/7. Last owner 34 years. Lots of issues within the family and the owner has to get rid of it.
Here's the catch!
Frame is bent, engine is seized and ...

Started 04/27/17 at 13:56:49 by Chris S
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By: Bob_Roller
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Which is the best buy R65.
A friend of mine is looking to get a R65 but having only owned mine since January I don't really know what Is the most sensible option for me to advise him to buy.
Is it a case of go for the late...

Started 03/26/17 at 17:23:46 by Monman
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By: Matt Chapter
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Color choice
I recently found a Wixom top cased at a yard sale and am planning on adding it to my R65LS. I need to refinish it in order to add it and would like to get suggestions from the asylum on a color choice...

Started 04/12/17 at 20:10:21 by marcmax
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By: Billmc
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My only question would be...

Started 04/13/17 at 14:21:38 by davidpdx
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By: Tony Smith
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Classic Motorcycle Show - Stafford - this weekend
Anybody from the UK going to this annual event this w/end?
I am taking the elderly p/o of my bike as it too far for him to drive, he is restoring a Greeves and has a shopping list!
If anybod...

Started 04/18/17 at 01:39:28 by Chris S
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Customized R65 GS build
Here's an interesting custom build R65-for the GS type crowd:

Started 03/31/17 at 16:08:07 by nhmaf
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By: Chris S
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My R65 has a new friend
After having owned the R65 for a few years now, I was hooked from the start and have just added a new to me 1984 r80.
I've not ridden an R80 before and wondered what the main differences are, if ...

Started 03/23/17 at 06:18:26 by jamestnewsonr65
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By: wilcom
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Cyclone Debbie in Queensland
Are our folks "down under" doing OK with the storm?
Keep your head down and the bikes wrapped up !

Started 03/28/17 at 15:04:30 by wilcom
2 90 Last Post 03/29/17 at 08:20:01
By: wilcom
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Seems like a lot of custom bmw's for sale.
Looking around at the bikes for sale over the past few weeks, there seems to be an awful lot of custom cafe racer bm's on ebay. Strong prices too, anything from 3k to 10k. I wonder if it will only s...

Started 03/17/17 at 11:29:38 by Monman
6 176 Last Post 03/22/17 at 16:26:00
By: Monman
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Bought a newer bike.
Yep, I was offered a 2002 R1150 GSA at a price I could not resist.
89,000km, final drive just rebuilt and new Metzler Tourance boots to be fitted.
Confession time.
The first time you ge...

Started 03/13/17 at 05:27:26 by Tony Smith
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Not riding much
Anyone else have a period where you "fell out of love" with your bike, be it an R65 or something else?
I have only ridden maybe once a week so far this year and I usually ride daily. Still enjoy ...

Started 03/10/17 at 21:08:38 by marcmax
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First 90 Degree Day of the Year .
Got to 92 F, 33 C today, the Joe Rocket  mesh jacket has come out of the closet .
I was hoping ' winter ' would last longer !!!! Grin

Started 03/13/17 at 22:12:07 by Bob_Roller
2 103 Last Post 03/14/17 at 22:35:57
By: Lordcargo
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Essential Books
Found this list on another site and just wanted to get some of the members of this forums feedback. I value the opinions and knowledge I have received from this group.

Started 02/27/17 at 20:50:52 by marcmax
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New Member New Airhead saying hello
Just purchased a 1980 R/65 for a project bike. I look forward to a lot of fun and will probably be asking a lot of questions (using the search function first👌) so thank you all in advance. I ...

Started 01/02/17 at 16:29:13 by b1web
9 469 Last Post 03/06/17 at 20:12:18
By: Justin B.
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New here, but not new to BMW
I signed onto the forum in hopes of finding an R65 I can afford.  I've had an R90 and an R100, but as I've gotten older I'd like something smaller.  I'm in central Florida, near Orlando and starting t...

Started 03/04/17 at 15:52:15 by olddaddy
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