Marking her territory - BMW Luxury Touring Community
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 Old Apr 17th, 2008, 3:55 pm Thread Starter
Member
 
acs5166's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Potomac, MD, USA
Posts: 56
Marking her territory

My 2000 LT is starting to mark her territory in my garage. Maybe it's my son's Suzuki and Honda that has her concerned. In any case, she is leaking a bit of oil after each run. Not a lot, but probably a couple tablespoons full each time. It's not around the oil filter so must be further up where I can't see.

I'm trying to figure out whether to dig into it myself and give up before trying and take it into the dealer. Is this a common problem and where would you "guess" the oil leak might be? I have 82K on the bike now.

Cheers - Jack
____________
2000 K1200LT
acs5166 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 Old Apr 17th, 2008, 4:12 pm
Senior Member
 
zippy_gg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2004
Location: Kennesaw, GA, USA
Posts: 8,120
Question Re: Marking her territory

Can you take some pictures?
It might be something easy, like a valve cover gasket...

Gilles & Kathy
BMWMOA# 154719
IBA# 71594
2011 Ostra Gray RT
06 Mercedes-Benz E350 Estate (parts and people hauler)
2012 BMW X3 (parts and people hauler)
86 Porsche 911 Cabriolet (my "new" baby)



For her I climbed the highest mountain!
For her I swam across the deepest ocean!
For her I walked through the largest desert!
And then she left me... She said I was never home!!!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
zippy_gg 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
Uncharted Territory due to big OOPS Marshpop K1200LT 10 Apr 14th, 2006 5:48 pm

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 Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

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