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Offline Sprocket Square

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GS911 wifi
« on: July 01, 2016, 03:10:08 PM »
Has anyone used this diagnostic tool? Any reviews?
https://www.amazon.com/GS-911-Diagnostic-Tool-BMW-Motorcycles/dp/B00PMLFD4U

Offline Gazk

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #1 on: July 01, 2016, 03:29:44 PM »
Nop but I do have the BMW full workshop manual on DVD for most BMW Bikes including the XR so may be an investment at some point
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Offline Jockser

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #2 on: July 01, 2016, 03:59:11 PM »
Friend of mine has one that he uses on his GS. He swears by it. Great for checking & clearing fault codes and, AFAIK, it also resets the 'service due' notification if you don't go to the dealer for the service.
I found his one handy for my bike at times  :038:

Offline Sprocket Square

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #3 on: July 01, 2016, 04:30:04 PM »
Excellent. Yes I think it'll be vital on my long journey but I want to make sure it's functional before I take the plunge.
I'm going to try and wangle the workshop DVD as part of my purchase.

Offline PicRR

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #4 on: September 04, 2018, 04:14:03 AM »
I have one, easy to use and effective.  Hook up was easy and like the convenience of the app on my phone so I don't need the laptop nearby.  Don't like the possibility of ignoring REAL warning lights because of a pesky service light for a simple oil change that a dealer would have to clear without the 911.
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Offline smithy

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #5 on: September 04, 2018, 05:20:38 AM »
Yeah, many of us have one...very useful for us chaps who like to turn our own spanners & wrenches etc...

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Offline CHRISB

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Re: GS911 wifi
« Reply #6 on: October 21, 2018, 07:42:34 PM »
I use the unit and it works very well. A laptop with the application works best since it provides greater functionalitry than a mobile phone with the application.
I can analyze codes and reset. I can reset service indicators and said intervals. Good customer support. The unit is good for a few bikes and the subscription can
be expanded to any number of bikes.

I am located in the State of Oregon, USA

 


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