Oilhead misc parts

December 5, 2008

As you’ve probably seen already, parts directly from BMW are expensive and there’s a delay between the moment when you need it and the moment when you have it. Therefore the guys at bmwsporttouring.com established a coprehensive list of alternate or original parts that will work on your bike, be it for regular maintenance or emergency repairs.

http://oldsaltweb.com/R%20Bike%20Parts%20List2.xls

Requires a spread sheet (Excel type) viewer.


Setting the throttle position sensor (TPS) on oilheads

November 19, 2008

This is a maintenance procedure for all oilheads. If it’s locked securely into place, it shouldn’t budge, but, from time to time, you could just check it. On the other hand, I don’t know why would anyone want another position apart from the factory standards.

http://advwisdom.hogranch.com/Wisdom/tps3.1.pdf