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by She'llbe
Tue Aug 02, 2016 8:04 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Hand held air compressor
Replies: 9
Views: 2024

Re: Hand held air compressor

I bought 2 electric pumps that connect to the bikes battery at Walmart a couple of years ago. They fit in your hand and work great in the middle of nowhere. The name of the company on the box is "Slime" Last year while on holiday I found some slightly bigger models of the same brand and use them in ...
by She'llbe
Mon May 30, 2016 5:45 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: BMW Roundels
Replies: 27
Views: 3817

Re: BMW Roundels

I had to get a new drive shaft while on a cross country ride about 35 years ago. I ended up in Boise at the then BMW shop and had to wait a week for the shaft. The guys that owned the shop let me stay at their house while waiting for the parts. The owners were ex harley riders that had seen the ligh...
by She'llbe
Sun May 01, 2016 5:34 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: R65 - How To - Remove Rear Wheel
Replies: 13
Views: 1653

Re: R65 - How To - Remove Rear Wheel

I never was very lucky. I always had a rear flat in the middle of nowhere, didn't have a workspace or even a 2X4. I carried a small piece of carpet and laid the bike on it's side with the carpet under the valve cover. Worked the few times I needed it. I'm very happy to be using a mat battery, no aci...
by She'llbe
Mon Feb 22, 2016 9:17 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: BMW R90/s info
Replies: 29
Views: 4514

Re: BMW R90/s info

Buy it, fix it, ride it, you'll love it!!!!!
by She'llbe
Thu Feb 18, 2016 5:23 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: BMW R90/s info
Replies: 29
Views: 4514

Re: BMW R90/s info

My 90S went thruogh a very bad fire. I could only recover the stainless exhaust, worth more than $1000 new, and still haven't had another older beemer to try them out on. I HATE FIRE!!!!!
by She'llbe
Sat Jan 30, 2016 11:14 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: bosch/bmw serial no.
Replies: 4
Views: 1067

Re: bosch/bmw serial no.

Thanks for that fellas.
by She'llbe
Sat Jan 30, 2016 4:11 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: bosch/bmw serial no.
Replies: 4
Views: 1067

bosch/bmw serial no.

Does anyone know the bmw and bosch serial numbers for an 87 r80 mono starter relay?
by She'llbe
Mon Jan 18, 2016 7:01 pm
Forum: Motorcycling
Topic: Island Bend Kosciusko ride Jan 30-31
Replies: 98
Views: 13664

Re: Island Bend Kosciusko ride Jan 30-31

I've got a house in Lismore and Nimbin. You can stay at either of them if you're in the neighborhood. The bush house is a lot more fun and drug friendly for those that like a little smoko, not heavy drugs like heroin or cigarettes.
by She'llbe
Mon Jan 18, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: Front axle spacer
Replies: 2
Views: 835

Re: Front axle spacer

I installed the toaster top plate a few months ago, don't know if I ride hard enough to feel the difference. Sure looks nice.
by She'llbe
Fri Oct 23, 2015 4:44 pm
Forum: Post 1970 Airheads
Topic: He's BACK.... Now with added R80RT
Replies: 194
Views: 37539

Re: He's BACK.... Now with added R80RT

Are those bar end mirrors mounted in the original mirror mounts? I just got my R80 mono on the road, painted it myself, a lot cheaper than a pro job, but not as good.