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R 1200 GS

Motorcycle accessories for R 1200 GS

Vario cases

• Black plastic case with new-design aluminium insert in the case lid.
• Bow-shaped bar for changing case capacity.
- A patented adjuster mechanism means that capacity can be adjusted conveniently and quickly with only one hand by flicking a lever.
- The reduction in width (12 cm narrower) obtainable by reducing the capacity of the cases really pays off, particularly in city traffic.
• Capacity of case, right: Approx. 30-39 l.
• Capacity of case, left: Approx. 20-29 l.
• Innovative mechanism for attachment to the vehicle.
• Suitable for off-road riding.
• Looks match those of the motorcycle.
• Maximum payload per case: 10 kg.
• Recommended top speed with case(s) installed: 180 km/h.
• Supplied without case carrier and without lock barrels.
- Case carrier visually well integrated into the vehicle.
• Optional: Liner for Vario case

Vario topcase

• Black plastic topcase with new-design aluminium insert in the lid.
• Bow-shaped bar for changing case capacity.
- A patented adjuster mechanism means that capacity can be adjusted conveniently and quickly with only one hand by flicking a lever.
• Capacity: Approx. 25–35 l.
• Innovative mechanism for attachment to the vehicle.
• Suitable for off-road riding.
• Looks match those of the motorcycle.
• Maximum payload per case: 5 kg.
• Recommended top speed with topcase installed: 180 km/h.
• Supplied without topcase carrier and without lock barrel.
• Optional:
- Liner for Vario topcase.
- Backpad for topcase, providing high level of comfort for passenger.

Liners for Vario cases and Vario topcase

• Functional, dimensionally stable liners.
• Lid and base made of EVA mouldings with polyester fabric and inserts made of hard-wearing, PVC-coated polyester fabric.
• Mesh separator with zippered compartment in the lid.
• All-round zipper enables capacity to be adjusted to suit the settings of the Vario cases/topcase.
• Carry handle and removable shoulder strap.
• Large GS logotype on lid.
• Colour: Black.

Luggage plate

• Luggage plate made of black painted plastic.
• Installs instead of the rear seat.
• Better weight distribution with items of luggage set closer to the vehicle's centre of gravity.
• Height matches the Vario cases: cases and plate together for a large, flat (luggage-carrying) surface for carrying bulky items.
• Installation of topcase possible only without standard luggage carrier and without rear grab handles.
• Easy access to standard on-board toolkit under hinged plate (with large GS logotype).
• Not in combination with Rallye seat with luggage plate.

Tank rucksack, small

• Small, waterproof tank rucksack.
• Ideal for stowing the items needed for a one-day trip.
• Hard-wearing PVC-coated polyester fabric.
• Bottom is moulded EVA, shaped for a snug fit on the fuel tank and with an anti-slip PU surface layer.
• Main compartment:
- Capacity approx. 8 litres.
- Liner made of nylon fabric with PU coating.
- Waterproof with roll-and-seal closure with bayonet buckle and taped seams.
- Lockable.
• Waterproof map compartment with anti-clip PU coating on the inside.
• Small water-repellent zippered outside pocket with bottle-holder function.
- A pullcord on the inside secures a 0.5 l PET bottle where it is quickly accessible on a short stop.
• Carry handle and removable shoulder strap.
• R 1200 GS logotype on side.
• Colour: Black.

Tank bag, large

• Waterproof, high-functionality tank bag.
• Hard-wearing PVC-coated polyester fabric.
• Bottom is moulded EVA, shaped for a snug fit on the fuel tank and with an anti-slip PU surface layer.
• Main compartment:
- Capacity approx.11 litres, extendable to approx. 15 litres.
- Liner made of nylon fabric with PU coating.
- Waterproof with roll-and-seal closure with bayonet buckle and taped seams.
- Lockable.
• Waterproof map compartment with anti-clip PU coating on the inside.
• Water-repellent zippered outside pocket with bottle-holder function.
- A pullcord on the inside secures a 0.5 l PET bottle where it is quickly accessible on a short stop.
• Carry handle and removable shoulder strap.
• R 1200 GS logotype on side.
• Colour: Black.
• Optional: Vario insert for tank rucksack provides a variable means of dividing the capacity of the main compartment.

Vario insert

• Flexible division of the space available inside the tank rucksack.
- Flexible outer ring, with adjustable by Velcro-type fastener.
- Flexible interior compartmentalisation consisting of two long and six short flexible wall inserts, each with a Velcro-type fastener at both ends. The wall inserts offer the opportunity to divide the interior flexibly into smaller compartments.
- Flexible cover. Depending on the height of the rucksack, even larger, flat objects (such as e.g. maps) can be stowed above the vario insert.
• Suitable for BMW Motorrad tank rucksacks with overall capacity of 12 litres or more.
• Material: flexible ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA), with self-adhering polyester covering.
• Supplied complete with installation instructions.

LED flashing turn indicators

• Attractive flashing turn indicators on stalks, with state-of-the-art LED technology.
• White turn indicator glass with 2 LEDs per turn indicator.
• Enhanced safety on the road, provided by virtually zero-wear LED lights.
• Considerable reduction in current drain:
- The flash frequency has to be changed when LED turn indicators are fitted. In BMW Motorrad 's case this takes place via the CAN bus; all other aftermarket LED flashing turn indicators require the installation of a resistor (which means there is no reduction in power consumption).
• Installation and enabling only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD service data DVD (Repair and Service Data, BMW Motorrad).
• Note: No approval for the US market.

HP sports silencer by Akrapovič

• Slip-on silencer for throaty sound and sporty looks.
• Hexagonal-assymetric shape, exclusive design for BMW Motorrad.
• Material is all-titanium (shell, connecting pipe and internals).
• End cap and heat shield carbon.
• Weight: approx. 3,4 kg (approx. 1,2 kg lighter than the standard part).
• More torque at low to midrange rpm, power at the level of the standard configuration.
• HP logotype large and Akrapovič logotype small lasered into side face.
• Approved for road use (EU General Operating Permit)¹.
• Supplied complete with installation instructions.

¹ Always comply with the conditions for approval applicable in the country of use.

Windscreen, tinted

• Tinted windscreen for visual enhancement and customisation of the motorcycle.
• Shape identical to standard windscreen.
• Scratchproof coating for unimpaired long-term transparency.
• Installation only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD (Repair Service Data BMW Motorrad) service data DVD.
• General Operating Permit¹.

¹ Always comply with the conditions for approval applicable in the country of use.

Footbrake lever, adjustable

• Brake-lever pedal now wider and height-adjustable at the hinge mechanism.
- Hinged, double-size footplate patented by BMW.
• The footbrake is easier to use and control when the rider is standing on the pegs.
- Adjusting the height is a no-tools operation; the rider flicks the footplate down before riding off.
• Installation only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD (Repair Service Data BMW Motorrad) service data DVD.
• Cathodic dip coated finish, black.
• Material: Fine-grained sheet steel.

Front footrests, adjustable

• High-quality forged footrests, anodised gold finish.
• 3 positions selectable for height of footrest.
- Bottom position same as standard footrest, 2 other, higher positions selectable.
- Easy to adjust by screw.
• Spring-mounted footplate:
- Comfortable spring shock absorption for seated riding.
- When the rider stands on the footrests the extra weight presses the footplate down flush with the footrest. The serrated outside contour exposed in this way offers a better stance and therefore more control over the motorcycle.
• Replaceable plastic contact guard.
• Width of the tread: 4.8 cm (+ 1.8 cm vis-à-vis standard).
• Length of the tread: 10.5 cm (+ 1.3 cm vis-à-vis standard).
• Lasered BMW Motorrad logotype.
• Installation only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD (Repair Service Data BMW Motorrad) service data DVD.

Enduro footrests, wide

• Better grip and more control over the motorcycle when off-roading and when riding upright on the pegs.
• Material and shaping of the tread prevent the foot from slipping.
• Width of the tread: 5.0 cm (+ 2.0 cm vis-à-vis standard).
• Length of the tread: 10.4 cm (+ 1.2 cm vis-à-vis standard).
• Precision-cast highly alloyed special steel.
• Unhindered operation of gearshift and footbrake levers (no change in height of the footrests).
• Installation only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD (Repair and Service Data BMW Motorrad) service data DVD.

Seat versions

• Front seat, black, height-adjustable (Figure 1):
- Standard seat.
• Front seat, low, black, height-adjustable (Figure 2):
- Optional extra (ex works) or accessory.
- Easier for rider to put his/her feet on the ground, so motorcycle easier to balance when stopped.
• Front seat, high, black, height-adjustable (not shown):
- Accessory seat (not available as optional extra).
- Higher seated position, particularly for tall riders.
- More comfort on account of comfortable angle of the knees.
• Rallye seat with luggage plate, black/white grey (Figure 3):
- Accessory seat (not available as optional extra).
- Seated position higher and seat harder for off-roading.
- Slimline seat helps offroad riders reach the ground with their feet.
- Slim, narrow silhouette underscores the enduro looks.
- Small luggage plate with GS logotype.
- Approved for 2 persons (two-up riding).
- Not in combination with accessory luggage plate.

Seat heights

• Rallye seat: 880 mm
• Front seat, high: 870 / 890 mm
• Front seat (standard): 850 / 870 mm
• Front seat, low: 820 / 840 mm
• Lowered suspension (optional accessory, including front seat, low): 790 / 810 mm

Seated-arc lengths

• Rallye seat:1920 mm
• Front seat, high: Information folgt
• Front seat (standard): 1890 / 1940 mm
• Front seat, low: 1820 / 1870 mm
• Lowered suspension (optional accessory, including front seat, low): 1760 / 1810 mm

Heated handlebar grips

• Retrofit of the optional heated handlebar grips.
• Replacement of the existing grips, along with new multifunction switch for right handlebar fitting.
• Installation and enabling only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers (installation instructions on the RSD (Repair Service Data BMW Motorrad) service-data DVD).

BMW Motorrad Navigator IV

• Bluetooth-compatible GPS satnav system optimised for use on motorcycles.
• Either without or with (Europe¹) preinstalled maps.
• Outstanding functionality combined with simple operation, tailored to motorcycling requirements.
• 4.3“ touchscreen, housing waterproof and fuel-resistant.
• Integrated lithium-ion battery (battery life up to 5 hours).
• Including carry-bag.
• Vehicle-specific bracket.

¹ Including nüMaps Lifetime.

Hand protectors

• Protection for the rider's hands and the controls against wind and adverse weather, and a deflector for bushes, twigs and flying stones encountered when off-roading.
• Tough plastic resistant to ultraviolet light:
- Bracket made of polyamide PA6, shell made of polypropylene.
• Colour: Black.
• Supplied complete with installation instructions.

Aluminium enduro engine guard

• Robust shield made of aluminium, 2 mm thick, anodised.
• Bracket is made of special steel.
• Protects the bottom of the engine against flying stones and contact with the ground.
• Considerably wider and longer than the standard engine guard.
• Enhances the machine's off-road character.
• Weight: Approx. 1.5 kg.
• Installation only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instructions on the RSD (Repair and Service Data BMW Motorrad) service data DVD.

Special-steel crash bars

• Robust, 2-part crash bars made of electro-polished special steel.
• Effectively protecting cylinders and heads from damage in minor mishaps.
• Less risk of rider suffering burns (from the exhaust headers) if the motorcycle is dropped.
• Enduro looks match those of the motorcycle.
• Weight: Approx. 4 kg.
• Supplied complete with installation instructions.

Headlight guard

• Protects the headlight lens against flying stones when the motorcycle is used for off-roading.
• Snap-lock system for straightforward, speedy installation and removal.
• For off-roading only.
• Initial installation of the brackets only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers, installation instruc-tions on the current RSD (Repair and Service Data BMW Motorrad) service-data DVD.

LED auxiliary headlights

• Powerful LED auxiliary headlight in die-cast aluminium housing.
• Vehicle's visibility profile is better.
• More safety on the road.
• Modern LED technology:
- LEDs are so long-lasting as to be virtually wear-free, so operation is fault-free and maintenance-free as well.
- White LEDs emit light of a colour very close to that of daylight for differentiated illumination of the road ahead.
• Diameter approx. 70 mm, length approx. 110 mm.
• Worldwide homologation, no technical inspection or approval required (CE/SAE mark of conformi-ty)
• Installation and enabling only by authorised BMW Motorrad dealers (installation instructions on the RSD (Repair and Service Data BMW Motorrad) service-data DVD).

Safety plug for oil filler neck

• Oil filler neck cap, lockable with special cranked-tip tool.
• Protection against theft of the cap and also to keep foreign substances from entering the oil system.
• Aluminium, milled, surface anodised silver.
• "BMW Boxer" logotype.
• Supplied complete with special cranked-tip tool and O-ring.

On-board toolkit service kit

• On-board toolkit service kit for straightforward maintenance work and upkeep.
• Small, light and multifunctional:
- Quicker and easier to snap together and take apart, with snap adapter and ball lock.
- Standard bit adapter and standard tool adapter (9x12 mm and 3/8") mean that other com-ponents can be added to the kit in accordance with individual preference.
• Tool quality and finish (surface, harness, etc.) are of course outstanding.
• Including practical tools wallet in black artificial leather.
• Scope of supply:
- Spark plug wrench, telescopic, w/f 14.
- Allen key, w/f 19 3/8".
- Bit adapter 3/8“ square - 1/4“ hex
- Adapter, adjustable 3/8“ - 9x12 mm
- Open-ended spanner, w/f 10 and 14 - 9x12 mm.
- Ring spanner, w/f 17 - 9x12 mm.
- Bits, cross-head PH1 and PH2 - 1/4“ hex.
- Bit, plain 6 mm - 1/4“ hex.
- Bits, Torx 25, 30, 40, 45 and 50 - 1/4" hex.
- Socket wrench insert, w/f 13 - 3/8" square.
- LED flashlight (without battery¹).
- Wallet for on-board toolkit service kit.
- Rider's Manual.
• The adapter for the direct ignition coil must be ordered separately. The tools wallet has an empty slot to accommodate this optional tool.

¹ The device takes 4 button cells, 1.5 V, type LR-41.

Paddock Stand

• Paddock Stand for rear wheel swinging arm, made of strong rectangular-section special-steel tubing, welded.
• For lifting the motorcycle quickly and holding it securely in position.
• Universal for many BMW Motorrad models (K2x, K4x, K71, K50).
• How it works: The tubular holder of the Paddock Stand is simply pushed through the hollow rear axle and pressure is then applied to the lever to lift the rear wheel. An adapter is used to fit the diam-eter of the tubular holder to that of the rear axle.