What have you done to your BMW today?

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Re: What have you done to your BMW today?

Postby thanatos1224 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:33 pm

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R4R&R wrote:
JimVonBaden wrote:Helped a friend change his clutch, slave, clutch hose and clean/adjust his pivot bearings on his 04 R1150GS. Not bad, took 7 hours. His clutch disc was fried, and the pressure plate was definitely overheated at some point.

I'm curious how many miles that clutch had on it?

Something like 50K miles. It was very obviously abused at some point.

Jim :cool:



50K? Is that a normal thing for 50K?
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Re: What have you done to your BMW today?

Postby thanatos1224 » Sun Feb 10, 2019 2:06 pm

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Well seeing it was a balming 30 degree yesterday I gave Gertrude a bath. :-) Oh and ordered two tires, the rear is ready to be changed and the front is close too.
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Re: What have you done to your BMW today?

Postby JimVonBaden » Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:28 pm

thanatos1224 wrote:
JimVonBaden wrote:
R4R&R wrote:
JimVonBaden wrote:Helped a friend change his clutch, slave, clutch hose and clean/adjust his pivot bearings on his 04 R1150GS. Not bad, took 7 hours. His clutch disc was fried, and the pressure plate was definitely overheated at some point.

I'm curious how many miles that clutch had on it?

Something like 50K miles. It was very obviously abused at some point.

Jim :cool:



50K? Is that a normal thing for 50K?

No, it was abused.
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