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Other BMW Motorcycle Related Stuff

Convert to a 12 Hour Clock on R11's - and Restoring a Blank LCD in the RID Joe Senner 12/97
Prevent melting of an Accessory Socket Brian Curry 3/98
Survey of BMW Motorcycle Chassis Numbers Al Olme 11/98
How to Calibrate Your Speedometer Wes Jackson 12/97
How to Remove a Stuck Oil Drain Plug Tom Hill 06/06
How to Extract Wheel Bearings Tim Bond, with Brian Curry 12/97
Front shock Fluid Quantity and Suspension Response Brian Curry and Tom Bowman 11/98
$1.98 Hardware Store GPS Mount for a Garmin III Plus Sam Lepore 01/00
Airhead Halogen Parking Lamp Modification Rex Wright 9/99
Build your own Headlight Modulator Jim Buchanan
Another Build your own Headlight Modulator Jim Buchanan
Using Heated Grips and Bar End Weights Brian Curry and Rob Scott 11/98
Heated Grips in general Doug Grosjean 11/00
How to Install Heated Grips Brian Curry, Ted Verrill, Cissie Myrick, Joe Denton, and Cuno Walters 11/98
Repairing Integral Bag Latches Steve Huber 8/98
Build your own wooden K-Bike stand Don Eilenberger 12/97
Installing Mirror Leashes Rob Taylor 12/97
Changing a Top Case Lock and Rekeying Brian Curry 1/98
Used Parts Sources Spike White 12/97

Other General Tech Articles

Modifying an Arai helmet faceshield to stay open Mark Barr 7/99
Installing Autocom and Radios David Brick 9/98
Cheap, tiny, aux lights you can afford Dan Pierce 11/99
Battery Tech Anton Largiader
Lead Acid Batteries Jim Buchanan
Charging System Jim Buchanan
How to Fill and Charge a New Battery Robert Fleischer 3/99
DIY $5 Bead Breaker that works every time ... Brian Collins 4/04
Two methods for Bleeding Air Out Of Master Cylinders Roger Albert, with Cuno Walters 3/99
Hints for Bleeding Handlebar Hydraulic Reservoirs Brian Curry 12/98
Rear Braking - sliding and falling Anek Rebalski 10/99
Checking Your Rims for True Before Changing Your Tires Tim (Bondo) Bond 12/97
Simple, inexpensive 10¢ Cruise Control Ed Benson and Voni Glaves 12/99
Deer Whistles, they don't work! Roy Truelsen 11/00
Replacing a Digital Tire Gauge Battery Brian Curry 1/98
DIY Evaporative Cooling Neckties George Guillory 10/00
Fairing Repair Richard Pass 5/99
How a Fastener Works Joe Dille 11/00
Fastener Types and Properties Joe Dille 11/00
Fiberglas Repair 12/99
Suggestions for a First Aid Kit flash gordon, md 6/99
Gasoline Octane Rating Systems Larry Conn, BMW of Orlando 12/97
H4 Bulbs David Harrison 9/98
How to make your own Heated Clothing Jason T. Sharman 12/98
Make Your Own Heated Visor Anders H¯rtvedt and Thomas Winterfeldt 1/98
Lanolin-based Hand Cleaners Remove Anything Bruce G. Keahey 9/00
What You Should Know About Motorcycle Insurance, especially in Florida Tom Gallo 11/04
Oil Report - Is This The Right Oil For My Bike? Jeffery DiCarlo 9/99
Build your own Pocket Wheel Balancer Brian Curry 8/98
Simplified Pocket Wheel Balancer Hugh Kenny 1/03
Pocket Wheel Balancer for dummies Paul Kalichman 1/03
Powder Coating for Motorcycles Dave Wright
Super Glue and Baking Soda ... and Repairing Plastic Saddlebags Jeff Dunkle 1/00
Repairing Your Electric Vest Brian Curry 3/99
Rugged Electric Vest Connections Brian Curry 1/98
Make Your Own Tank Panniers Lee Freedman 1/98
Motorcycle Tire Code Table 12/97
Tire Changing at home ... tools, balancing, and other stuff Adam Glass 1/00
Tire Stuff ... How a Tire Works Mike Padway 10/99
Tires, Plugging, Patching, Means & Inflating Brian Curry, with Graham Smith, Dan Arnold, and Joe Dille 9/98
All About Torque Wrenches Joe Dille 11/00
How to Check Your Motorcycle's Wheel Alignment Rob Lentini 3/95
How to Check Your Motorcycle's Wheel and Frame Alignment John Bellis 10/99
What makes a Voltage Regulator High-Output? Brian Curry 6/96

Other Tech FAQs

Air Filter FAQ Richard Bernecker 8/98
Gasoline FAQ From Ohio-State.EDU
Jeff Dean's R27 FAQ Jeff Dean 10/99
System IV Helmet FAQ Court Fisher,with Cynthia Milton, Graham Smith, Jeff Carpenter, Barry Ferris, Brian Rozema, Phil Rose, Ted Vance, Odd Terje "O.T." D¯vik, Erik Miner, Bill Shaw, Steve Anderson, Art Hechler, and Don Faichney 11/98
Two Up Riding FAQ - Hints, Secrets, Things to do or not to do James Colburn, David Brick, Gil Jones, Bob April, Mark (Wurty) Wurtenberger, Rick Rohlf, Dave Swider, Colorado Jeff, Bill Grissom, Chris Bell, Shannon Brown, Jeffrey Harth, Jane Loyless, Mark Novitz, Rob Nye 9/99

Other Motorcycle Related Stuff

Short History of the Boxer David Svoboda 12/97
Summary of The Hurt Study - A study of motorcycle accident stats. 12/97

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