The two-piece Varioscreen can be adjusted by angle or height and features an internal wind channel to reduce turbulence. Available in clear or smoke gray only.Overall length: 19.7 inches (500 mm).
This kit is complete for the R1150GS; purchase of additional original BMW parts (sold separately) is required for installation on the R1150GS Adventure.
This windshield is the same model as the two-piece MRA VarioScreen windshield marketed by Wunderlich in the United States.
Note: This screen will also fit the R1150GS Adventure if the R1150GS Adventure's "distance-holder" (a black cylinder about 8cm long) is removed and the "original-holder" from the R1150GS is used instead.
Installation on an R1150GS does not require separate purchase of any parts from BMW.
Installing this windshield on an R1150GS Adventure requires purchase of the following BMW parts (not included):
R1150GS windshield mount parts:
2 - 46637652855, support plate (left), $3.05
2 - 46637652856, support plate (right), $3.05
3 - 46632328835, covering plate (left), $2.73
3 - 46632328836, covering plate (right), $2.73
4 - 46637653640, self tapping screw (KB35x10), $0.56 x 8 pieces
5 - 46637653686, oval head screw (M6X30), $1.20 x 2 pieces
6 - 06322328870, oval head screw (M6X50) , $2.11 x 2 pieces
Front Panel Carrier for R1150GS and R1150GS Adventure:
2 - 46632328697 , reinforcement left [included only with R1150GS, NOT R1150GS Adventure], $25.89
2 - 46632328698, reinforcement right [included only with R1150GS, NOT R1150GS Adventure], $25.89
Total additional BMW parts required to install on the "Adventure" version of the bike: about $75.00.
During installation on an R1150GS Adventure, the following original windshield mount parts need to be removed from the bike:
3 - 46637664395 spacer (left)
3 - 46637664396 spacer (right)
OEM BMW part prices are quoted from Sierra BMW's website as of January 2009. Images of the related parts fiche are posted on this page.
- Review by Phil Fuqua
- Review by Ridingman1