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Forum: BMW K1600 Accessories   07-05-2019, 11:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 215
Posted By alta drifter
if you had read a little closer in the ad you...

if you had read a little closer in the ad you would have seen that it applies to aluminum rear box
Forum: BMW K1600 Rider Improvements and Techniques   06-03-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 7,928
Posted By alta drifter
Not neccesarily true They did not die before...

Not neccesarily true
They did not die before posting but may have after posting
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   06-01-2019, 10:41 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
correct, but it made no differerence the...

correct, but it made no differerence the resistance was the same (front and rear)
I never tried my heated seat but obviously it doesn't work either
I have to go to the city next week for work (cant...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-31-2019, 07:20 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 67,030
Posted By alta drifter
yes thank you

yes thank you
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-29-2019, 07:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
No he did not His logic (which made sense to...

No he did not
His logic (which made sense to me) was without the wiring diagram he does not know if the bike sends 12 volts to the heater elements
He also thinks it could need a reset but his gut...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-28-2019, 11:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
got my bike back today I talked to the tech for...

got my bike back today
I talked to the tech for a good 1/2 hour... he did test the battery and the battery was good. he tried the heated grips and they got hot (which I knew) without the battery...
Forum: BMW K1600 Suspension Setup, Tires and Wheels   05-28-2019, 08:32 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,672
Posted By alta drifter
Or you could balance it and then add the ride on ...

Or you could balance it and then add the ride on
I think I would still carry a compressor and plug kit
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-27-2019, 09:14 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
I will give that a try...the shop is closed...

I will give that a try...the shop is closed Mondays so I wont get it back till tomorrow
thanks for the advice
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-26-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
ok so I took my bike into a dealership (not BMW)...

ok so I took my bike into a dealership (not BMW) and they determined that my bike is putting out 12 volts, but the seat is only receiving 7.4 which is why they are not heating up
however they do not...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-23-2019, 10:37 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,247
Posted By alta drifter
I agree the first few times I put my bike on the...

I agree the first few times I put my bike on the center stand, I was scared sh**less that I would drop it
I then watched this video and it gave me the confidence it would not fall over
I don't...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-23-2019, 10:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
sorry my mistake it is a GTL and yes it is in...

sorry my mistake it is a GTL and yes it is in the seat
I haven't responded as my bike is at the dealer and hopefully I will have an answer tomorrow
Forum: BMW K1600 Maintenance and Do-It-Yourself   05-20-2019, 09:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,909
Posted By alta drifter
does that include travel time to Alberta? *S*

does that include travel time to Alberta? *S*
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-20-2019, 12:06 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,731
Posted By alta drifter
good luck....seems low to me for a 2019, but I...

good luck....seems low to me for a 2019, but I wish you the best
let us know how it goes
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-16-2019, 11:13 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
so I haven't been able to check it out any...

so I haven't been able to check it out any further (planned for Sat0 but if I need to replace the element(s) can I replace them with aftermarket without affecting the Canbus?
thanks
Ron
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-15-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
It is a single seat I will try going for a...

It is a single seat I will try going for a longer ride this weekend
I will also try the heater for my seat to see if it heats up
Will advise after I go for a ride
Thanks
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-15-2019, 12:08 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
Yeah it was my wife's favorite part of my old...

Yeah it was my wife's favorite part of my old bike. I do know it is not an option to ignore it laughs
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-14-2019, 08:00 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,081
Posted By alta drifter
Heated seat question

Has anyone experienced their passenger complaining that the heated seat does not warm up
My wife and I went for a ride last night and on the way back she turned the seat heater on and said she could...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-12-2019, 12:54 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By alta drifter
Thanks I may give Sandy's a call but I expect...

Thanks I may give Sandy's a call but I expect with the exchange rate with the Canadian dollar and shipping it will be a lot more economical to get it done locally
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-12-2019, 10:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 300
Posted By alta drifter
wife finally went for a ride

yesterday, was the first really nice day around here (that I was either not working or had any plans) so I was able to talk my wife into going for a short 2 hour ride
this was the first time she had...
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   05-01-2019, 07:50 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,675
Posted By alta drifter
I been meaning to ask---how's your ankle doing?

I been meaning to ask---how's your ankle doing?
Forum: BMW K1600 For Sale - Parts   04-30-2019, 08:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 315
Posted By alta drifter
pm sent

pm sent
Forum: BMW K1600 General Discussions   04-26-2019, 09:42 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,675
Posted By alta drifter
maybe I am wrong, but I assume those are two...

maybe I am wrong, but I assume those are two different issues (not that I disagree with you, I think you are right)
but I assume the insurance company will settle for the damage to the bike and then...
Forum: BMW K1600 Bluetooth & Audio   04-08-2019, 10:50 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,356
Posted By alta drifter
just to let everyone know, you cannot use shared...

just to let everyone know, you cannot use shared music and talk---packtalk bold will only do one or the other
You can not music share and have an open intercom with the system.

Best
Cardo...
Forum: BMW K1600 Bluetooth & Audio   04-07-2019, 11:35 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,356
Posted By alta drifter
Thanks I will try that

Thanks I will try that
Forum: BMW K1600 Bluetooth & Audio   04-07-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 13,356
Posted By alta drifter
I just purchased a packtalk slim and not sure if...

I just purchased a packtalk slim and not sure if I am doing something wrong or the packtalk can not do what I want it to do
basically all I want is to hook it up to the bikes audio system and listen...
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