Communication to BMW

Morning has come and gone and I have not heard a single word from BMW in response to my email below, other than Donford’s arriving at my home to collect the loan bike that you have instructed them to take back…

John Baker

To try an be brief, we hired ten bikes from a BMW dealer in Durban South Africa and did two weeks mainly off-road through South Africa and Lesotho.
 
The terrain varied from dusty rocky tracks to muddy tracks, steep rocky climbs and descents…

My Fork Stanchions

I would like to call your attention to a problem I have had with both my BMW LC R1200 GS Adventures.

On my previous 2015 GSA LC the fork stanchion on the right hand side failed after hitting a pothole in the road, and oil leaked out from the fork making the bike unsafe to ride…

Upper Stanchion Crimping Failure

I was on a ride in SA in September with a group. Day 11 one of our guys went down. He is an extremely good rider. Travelling on a dead straight road, speed between 120 and 140KPH. He claims the front end just fell away and he went down. There was NOTHING to hit on the road and NO potholes…