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by Donbmw
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: 2014 & Later Model-Specific Wrenching Issues
Topic: 2nd DIY service on my 2019 Gear Up
Replies: 13
Views: 269

Re: 2nd DIY service on my 2019 Gear Up

Have been using Realgasket brand Gaskets for aircraft for years and on my BMW motorcycles and from the start on my Ural. They have them for the 2019 model.
by Donbmw
Sun Sep 08, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: Looking for one of these DOGS
Replies: 16
Views: 300

Re: Looking for one of these DOGS

We had one when we lived in Japan. My mother bitched about all the hair that dog shed.
by Donbmw
Thu Aug 22, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: For the aircraft crowd
Replies: 4
Views: 157

Re: For the aircraft crowd

I did. There on a long journey. Left 2 weeks ago won’t get back home for at least 4 months.
by Donbmw
Thu Aug 22, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: The "Other" Toy Box
Topic: For the aircraft crowd
Replies: 4
Views: 157

For the aircraft crowd

This stopped for an overnight stay.

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by Donbmw
Sun Aug 11, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Ural/Dnepr 101 - Newbie Questions
Topic: tyres
Replies: 69
Views: 1109

Re: tyres

I am trying out a K28 on the pusher on my Patrol. Left the front and sidecar with the Duro’s. Handling seams the same.
by Donbmw
Mon Aug 05, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: 2014 & Later Model-Specific Wrenching Issues
Topic: Final drive question
Replies: 0
Views: 97

Final drive question

While doing my 40000 km service I have noticed the pusher wheel drive coupling and the final drive gear hub has some wear. Will need to change the coupling and gear hub at some point. Will the ring and pinion clearances change enough just changing just the hub.
by Donbmw
Wed Jul 31, 2019 9:31 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: New Ural Dealer North Texas
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: New Ural Dealer North Texas

davidjaxson wrote:
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:32 pm
Is the BMW dealership in Plano still a Ural dealer or did they give it up?
They are still a dealer.
by Donbmw
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: I Bought An RPOC Today
Replies: 1613
Views: 89044

Re: I Bought An RPOC Today

Chad We had a Lycoming aircraft engine with a weep in the case. They had use a small ball pin hammer in the area of this weep. All the years I saw this aircraft it never leaked at that spot. Probably can’t get the hammer in that spot. Might be able to use a small punch to move some metal around to m...
by Donbmw
Sun Jul 21, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: 2014 & Later Model-Specific Wrenching Issues
Topic: Vibration
Replies: 27
Views: 529

Re: Vibration

I had a buzz on my 2015 Patrol around those same speeds. This went away after I needed to change the doughnut.
by Donbmw
Tue Jul 02, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Valve cover gaskets 2018-& older
Replies: 12
Views: 409

Re: Valve cover gaskets 2018-& older

Plus 1 on the Real Gaskets. Been using them on all my bikes and for years in aviation.
by Donbmw
Tue Jul 02, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: Cylinder Head Temperature Differences
Replies: 5
Views: 211

Re: Cylinder Head Temperature Differences

On my rig the RH is about that much cooler thane the LH. From other post here the RH is normally the cooler side.
by Donbmw
Mon Jul 01, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: General Hammerin' and Wrenchin' (all model years)
Topic: 2018 Gear Up Speedo issues
Replies: 7
Views: 166

Re: 2018 Gear Up Speedo issues

Can’t help . Wish my dealer was only 2 hours away.
by Donbmw
Wed Jun 26, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: 2014 & Later Model-Specific Wrenching Issues
Topic: ECU Snorkle
Replies: 10
Views: 426

Re: ECU Snorkle

I have one old style and one new style ECU. IT looks like the snorkels should work. I think Ural should warranty for all years.
by Donbmw
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:17 pm
Forum: 2014 & Later Model-Specific Wrenching Issues
Topic: ECU Snorkle
Replies: 10
Views: 426

Re: ECU Snorkle

These don’t work on 2014 - 2016. I have had to replace the right one on my 2015 Patrol earlier do to water.
by Donbmw
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:41 pm
Forum: The Virtual Watering Hole
Topic: Touching lives, sometimes you don’t know.
Replies: 18
Views: 371

Re: Touching lives, sometimes you don’t know.

I normally have a skeleton in my sidecar. I have been away from home and have some say they saw a bike with sidecar like mine with a skeleton in it. Taking to them more that they had passed through my town and saw me.