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by detdrbuzzard
Thu Sep 20, 2018 5:54 pm
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Nice difference with Castrol 20w50 regular oil
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: Nice difference with Castrol 20w50 regular oil

fcmusician wrote:
Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:12 pm
wow 101 thousand miles on it. Nice. Starts getting cooler around here it will be interesting how mine reacts.
when it starts cranking slow its time to switch to 10w 40
by detdrbuzzard
Thu Sep 20, 2018 4:47 am
Forum: GL1100 Information & Questions
Topic: Nice difference with Castrol 20w50 regular oil
Replies: 5
Views: 145

Re: Nice difference with Castrol 20w50 regular oil

when I still owned a 1200 wing I put amsoil 10w 40 in it and mobil 1 10w 40 in my 1500 wing. lets just say that synthetic oil didn't play well in either wing so I went back to castrol. with my ST 1300 I used t6 rotella for a couple of oil changes, shifting was very clunky so I switched to castrol in...
by detdrbuzzard
Mon Sep 17, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018
Replies: 139
Views: 8914

Re: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018

looks like someone is missing but I got him
by detdrbuzzard
Mon Sep 17, 2018 6:05 am
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018
Replies: 139
Views: 8914

Re: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018

I left the hotel at 9:20, and saw detdrbuzzard (William) packing his bike up getting ready to ride. I decided...hey, 555 is right along my route, why not ride it from bottom to top? So that's just what I did. I hopped onto it and rode the length of it, which took almost exactly two hours. 2018-09-1...
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Sep 16, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018
Replies: 139
Views: 8914

Re: 2nd Annual GoldwingDocs Gathering - Sep 13-16, 2018

I was asked about these while at the M&G, got them at the Lafayette hotel back in august, $5.00 each
by detdrbuzzard
Tue Sep 11, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info
Replies: 101
Views: 3754

Re: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info

MiWinger51 wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 4:33 pm
detdrbuzzard wrote:
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:41 pm
my niece call to say that she can't make it but i'll be there

Can you leave Wednesday? Would be great to have the Mighty ST1300 in our caravan.
it is too late to get Wednesday off and I don't get off work until 15:00, looks like i'll be riding solo Thursday morning
by detdrbuzzard
Mon Sep 10, 2018 3:41 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info
Replies: 101
Views: 3754

Re: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info

my niece call to say that she can't make it but i'll be there
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:10 pm
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: getting ready for VA
Replies: 2
Views: 72

Re: getting ready for VA

while lisa was taking pic's of a few murals I already had pic's of I went and hung out with some friends. lisa had to take her son to work so with only about 60 miles in we called it a day and headed back to my house so she could get her cage and head home
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Aug 26, 2018 7:01 pm
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: getting ready for VA
Replies: 2
Views: 72

getting ready for VA

with the over heating problem solved, a new rear tire and brakes, new sparkplugs, handlebar risers, and a new left mirror with driving light brackets installed it was time to take the ST 1100 out for a spin. I took a short ride last night and got stranded on the side of the expressway cause I forgot...
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Aug 26, 2018 6:29 pm
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: got in a few miles today
Replies: 2
Views: 93

Re: got in a few miles today

Sadanorakman wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 4:38 pm
I like the external fuel tank; are you one of those iron-butt guys?
haven't done an IBA ride in a couple of years
by detdrbuzzard
Tue Aug 14, 2018 9:00 am
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info
Replies: 101
Views: 3754

Re: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info

got a room reserved yesterday for me and my niece, see ya soon
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Dunlop Elite 3 tires
Replies: 3
Views: 173

Re: Dunlop Elite 3 tires

check the age of the tires, Dunlop has not made E-3 tires in years
by detdrbuzzard
Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:50 pm
Forum: Goldwing Chat
Topic: Best GPS Options
Replies: 12
Views: 260

Re: Best GPS Options

i'm happy with the garmin 660's that I have, one is on my wing and the other is on the Mighty ST 1300
by detdrbuzzard
Fri Jul 20, 2018 5:30 am
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 12th Annual MidWest Ride
Replies: 39
Views: 2430

Re: 12th Annual MidWest Ride

I added pic's but put them in the wrong thread and don't know how to move them here
by detdrbuzzard
Thu Jul 19, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 12th Annual MidWest Ride
Replies: 39
Views: 2430

Re: 12th Annual MidWest Ride

this is what the big mac bridge looked like when Al, Corky and I crossed it
by detdrbuzzard
Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info
Replies: 101
Views: 3754

Re: 2nd Annual Gathering 9-13-16/2018 - Hotel Info

here you go, a few pic's form the Yooper gathering
by detdrbuzzard
Sun Jul 08, 2018 7:47 pm
Forum: Other Bikes
Topic: got in a few miles today
Replies: 2
Views: 93

got in a few miles today

got out on the Mighty ST 1300 this morning and did a shale down ride on the ST 1100 this evening
by detdrbuzzard
Wed Jun 27, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 12th Annual MidWest Ride
Replies: 39
Views: 2430

Re: 12th Annual MidWest Ride

I'm arriving on Thursday and heading home sunday. my niece will most likely be with me riding her wing. I got a motel room for her
by detdrbuzzard
Tue Jun 05, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 12th Annual MidWest Ride
Replies: 39
Views: 2430

Re: 12th Annual MidWest Ride

BlueThunder wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 8:27 pm
detdrbuzzard wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:49 pm
my niece said that she is attending
William, not sure what you are saying... Keep in mind that there are 5 men staying in our cabin.
not to worry, I have a room for her
by detdrbuzzard
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:49 pm
Forum: Trip Info, Reports & Gatherings
Topic: 12th Annual MidWest Ride
Replies: 39
Views: 2430

Re: 12th Annual MidWest Ride

my niece said that she is attending
by detdrbuzzard
Mon May 28, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: Camping and Trailers
Topic: West Coast Trip.
Replies: 5
Views: 352

Re: West Coast Trip.

thanks for sharing the pic's
by detdrbuzzard
Wed May 23, 2018 8:08 am
Forum: GL1200 Information & Questions
Topic: Non-E fuel
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: Non-E fuel

with or without ethanol my wing seems to run better on mid-grade gasoline
by detdrbuzzard
Wed May 23, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: GL1500 Information & Questions
Topic: Fuel capacity
Replies: 11
Views: 600

Re: Fuel capacity

here is what I do when I ride my wing, I fill the tank when the gauge shows " E " I know there are about two gallons left in the tank but I do it anyway on the majority of my rides cause I'm usually ready for a break by then. for more serious road work I take the Mighty ST 1300 and do 275 mile fuel ...