R1200/1250 Ei Rebuildable Driveshaft for Liquid Cooled R12 Models Replaces BMW part number 33 73 8 531 102.Uses grease fitting equipped extra heavy duty German made U-joints with removable circlips for easy replacement. Damper material replaceable by removal of one circlip. Extra set of dampers included. Fully rebuildable, all parts are available separately. Supported by a one year warranty.
U-joints are factory lubed and sealed, but for longest life u-joints can be greased every 30-40k miles. Use NLGI Grade 2 spec with an EP additive, commonly referred to as EP2 grease. One example is Chevron Ultra Duty EP2 grease but any lube meeting these specs is acceptable. Fits Liquid Cooled R1200/R1250 models:
- R1200GS Liquid Cooled 2013-on and R1200GSA Liquid Cooled 2014-on
- R1250GS and R1250GSA all
- R1200RT Liquid Cooled 2014-on
- R1250RT all
- R1200RS 2015-on
- R1250RS all
- R1200R Liquid Cooled 2015-on
- R1250R all
Rebuild kit available, see part number TRA65803B
"After 9 months of running Ted Porter’s R1200 Ei Rebuildable Driveshaft I can confidently report that it’s been one smooth ride on the tarmac and off road" - Kouros Moghaddam, Circa Moto Life. READ the full article HERE!