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Offline Ant

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Shift extender question
« on: October 30, 2016, 01:59:32 AM »
Some of my riding boots are on the fat side in the toe area and it's a bit of readjustment to slip my foot underneath the shifter, Not a huge deal but was wondering would a shifter extender like the link below make it easier?

http://www.sierrabmwonline.com/product_info.php/hornig-krf-series-shift-extender-bmw-r1150gs-0190-0195-0390-0395-p-1029

Offline Ant

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Re: Shift extender question
« Reply #1 on: October 30, 2016, 02:23:22 AM »
Took a chance and ordered one, we'll see how it goes.

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Re: Shift extender question
« Reply #2 on: October 30, 2016, 08:26:41 AM »
Hi ant, not experienced this little mod yet so it'll be interesting if it makes a difference? I have however fitted the rear brake extender and that definately helps me "find" it, don't use it much other than slow manoeuvres though. Good luck.

Offline Ant

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Re: Shift extender question
« Reply #3 on: November 03, 2016, 01:59:30 AM »
Well it arrived today and installation took 5 seconds.

Sadly with my sasquatch size 12 Riding boots it only made it harder to get the toe of the boot underneath the shifter.  :003:

Oh well, if you don't try.....etc.

Offline mahseve33

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Re: Shift extender question
« Reply #4 on: November 03, 2016, 09:09:58 AM »
Thank for the post Ant saved me the trouble.
I have the same problem with my 'Adventure boots' and was going to ask the same question.
Come on you lot somebody must have of tried them?

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Re: Shift extender question
« Reply #5 on: November 04, 2016, 10:21:27 PM »
Ayup guys havnt tried shifter extender but I have size 13 boots and had the same probs I purchased the oem adjustable rear sets from Bmw and they are fxxkin the dogs bollocks the rear brake and gear pegs can b adjusted to suit made riding the bike even better so try them out worth every penny
Ps I've heard all the jokes 😂😂 hope this helps