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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old Aug 23rd, 2010, 3:44 pm Thread Starter
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Ack! Another final drive failure.



Another final drive bearing disaster brought to you by BMW?


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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old Aug 24th, 2010, 8:21 am
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It was pulling to the right too much.
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old Aug 24th, 2010, 2:40 pm
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They all do that.

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Did you put in 230cc or the updated 180cc of oil when you changed it?
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old Sep 21st, 2010, 4:23 pm
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Misuse of those cheese fairing screws.
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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old Sep 21st, 2010, 9:03 pm
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Sorry we can't cover that under your warranty. You've used non OEM tires.

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Did you have your 600m service done?, yes!, oh, well then they all do that!!

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