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Old Jul 15th 2019, 05:15 AM   #31
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Just picked up a 2015 1299s. I got stuck in NYC traffic and it went up to 235 plus. It then started flashing "HIGH." Anyone experience this? Bike has 3000 miles.
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Old Jul 15th 2019, 05:23 AM   #32
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Just picked up a 2015 1299s. I got stuck in NYC traffic and it went up to 235 plus. It then started flashing "HIGH." Anyone experience this? Bike has 3000 miles.
yeah when it goes up that high, it's Engine is HOT. Superbike stuck in a traffic in a hot weather.... It doesnt matter of Milage.

When you're stuck like that TURN OFF the engine. You keep doing that, you'll destroy your motor.
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Old Jul 15th 2019, 05:36 AM   #33
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Unhappy

My instincts was to definitely turn it off. However, I was stuck in the Lincoln Tunnel so nowhere to go ... I was also thinking "is this normal?" I thought maybe my cooling fan wasn't working or that the coolant was low. From what I've been reading it just seems that 1299s run hot in general. I also have an 848 evo, but this 1299 heat is on another level, lol.
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Old Jul 15th 2019, 06:54 PM   #34
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I get that you would like to take the bike into Manhattan and show it off etc... but you really need to head up to upstate NY instead. The bike needs to be moving and hitting twisty roads. It needs airflow and is meant for speed.

Or at least wait for a 70 degree day....

I miss NYC!
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Old Jul 16th 2019, 04:23 PM   #35
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Originally Posted by sando112 View Post
Just picked up a 2015 1299s. I got stuck in NYC traffic and it went up to 235 plus. It then started flashing "HIGH." Anyone experience this? Bike has 3000 miles.
oOOSH.

From what i've gathered from the fellas on the forum, thats too hot brother,
I've seen mine go as high as 219 an that was bad enough for me to start asking around here how to fix it.

Thats the first i've read about it flashing "high". That's no good, How hot was it outside?

Avoid that kind of heat soak if you can. It seems they're not made for it when standard cooling is concerned.
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Old Jul 17th 2019, 05:15 AM   #36
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Rode the bike from Manhattan to my house out of necessity, not showing off. I literally purchased the bike Friday. And I'm always up in Hudson Valley almost exclusively. NJ roads in my area suck.

The temperature was about 87/88 according Accuweather, but the bike read the ambient temp as 95 degrees. I just know that in the moment I remembered why I only ride at the crack of dawn in Hudson Valley

I checked the coolant on Sunday and it was a little low so I added some. I then took her out for a long highway ride with a few stops and all was good. I then let it idle to make sure the fan kicked in - all good. I'm going to flush the radiator and change the oil asap.
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