I heard a rumor the other day - BMW Luxury Touring Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 6 Old Jul 13th, 2008, 9:00 pm Thread Starter
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Shutesbury, Massachusetts, USA
Posts: 34
I heard a rumor the other day

Has anyone ever heard of the BMW warehouse located in NYC that brings in the bikes from Germany? I heard they have unsold vehicles which never where shipped to dealers for sale but did not ship them back (i.e. 2004 R1200CLs).

2005 LT- Dream Girl
2003 Honda Shadow
LTBrown is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 6 Old Jul 13th, 2008, 10:22 pm
Senior Member (ret.)
 
RaffyK's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2002
Location: Sacramento,, CA, USA
Posts: 10,857
Re: I heard a rumor the other day

They run FILO. First in Last Out operation.



Never pay again for live sex! | Hot girls doing naughty stuff for free! | Chat for free!

Raffy
RaffyK is offline  
post #3 of 6 Old Jul 14th, 2008, 10:17 am
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Blossvale, NY, USA
Posts: 577
Cool Re: I heard a rumor the other day

just be aware that with the 04 CLC's some had an issue with the side stand mount. it was soft and would increase the lean angle, and break the side stand. No center stand on bike

Were it not for that little issue I would probably would still be on My 04 CLC.

Toby in New York
1983 R80RT Red (sold)
'03 R1200CLC (T-boned and replaced with)
'04 R1200CL Sidestand problem, BMW traded me for
'05 K1200LT. Goldie, Priceless
Lusting after K1600 GTL
tobiwan is offline  
 
post #4 of 6 Old Sep 24th, 2013, 11:45 pm
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: West Chester, OH, USA
Posts: 1
Re:2004 BMW R1200CLC Side Stand Issue

I have a 2004 BMW R1200CLC with the side stand issue, causing the bike to lean over completely on its side. Apparently this is a known issue on some of the CLC's ....the side stand mount to the frame bends over time.

Does anyone know of options to fix this issue other than replacing the subframe $$$.

John
513-673-7770
jegilbert is offline  
post #5 of 6 Old Sep 25th, 2013, 10:07 pm
Senior Member
 
Gruivis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Alpharetta, GA, USA
Posts: 1,154
Re: I heard a rumor the other day

Can dealers look up inventory in this warehouse? A new R1200CM would be nice.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Airwolf - 2018 K1600GTL (planned acquisition!)
2005 Charcoal LT - 48K
2003 Antracite LT - 76K
2001 R1200C 24K
1999 Honda Magna - 5K (RIP)
Gruivis is offline  
post #6 of 6 Old Sep 26th, 2013, 3:30 am
Senior Member
 
CWRoady's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Brea , CA, USA
Posts: 924
Re: I heard a rumor the other day

I wouldn't be shocked since I know of a similar situation with one of the Japanese manufactures. Good luck ever getting your hands on one if it is true. The situation I am aware of is that the manufacturer can not / will not allow them to be sold (for different reasons). bet they will see a crusher before they ever get to an end user.

Chris

President SCBMWRC
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

MOA / Airhead Beemer Club
2015 BMW R1200RT / 1973 BMW R75/5 / 1955 BMW R50
Yard Art - 1968 Sachs 90 / 1968 Hodaka Ace 90
CWRoady is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the BMW Luxury Touring Community forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Anyone heard from Pete lately? jers99lt Chit Chat 4 Mar 5th, 2008 6:33 am
Anyone heard from Ralph Gray ? JPSpen Chit Chat 3 Sep 4th, 2007 8:19 pm
Anybody heard from Coni? Bruce_Yates North West 3 Jul 11th, 2007 9:34 am

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome