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    How long can oil stay in the bike?

    In the last ten months I have only ridden my 07 RT about 3,000 miles. I use full synthetic. I am just wondering if I should change it or wait until the next service. How long should you keep the oil...
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    I have 37K miles on my 07 RT with no problems....

    I have 37K miles on my 07 RT with no problems. Those with no problems, don't post and say that their bike runs flawlessly. Those with issues, post to get help.
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    2007 RT: Is a fork oil change needed?

    After changing out all the liquids on my 2007 R1200RT last week, I was thinking about the fork oil. Does it need changing? If so, what kind of oil and how much, is it hard to do, and where can I find...
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    I bought one and really like it. Luckily, I live...

    I bought one and really like it. Luckily, I live about three hours away from their factory. After about 2,000 miles I went back to soften it up and to shave a little off the sides. The seat wasn't...
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    That seems to be the plausible answer. My bike...

    That seems to be the plausible answer. My bike was baking in the sun while we were eating. Part of the screen was really, really dim and as I started riding again, the resolution became clearer and...
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    Onboard Computer Dims and Fades on R1200RT

    I'm just wondering if anyone else has seen this problem. Sometimes my onboard computer looks sharp and clear, other times in seems like all the words and numbers look faded, and a few times parts of...
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    So I called the dealer where I bought my bike in...

    So I called the dealer where I bought my bike in Modesto, California and asked about shocks and about getting shocks that lower the bike 1/2 inch. He told me the best thing to do was to put new...
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    When to change shocks on an R1200RT?

    I was just wondering how you would know that you need new shocks. I have 36,000 miles on my 07RT and I think they feel pretty much the same as when I bought the bike at 11,000 miles. I'm just...
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    I went down to zero and even though I was...

    I went down to zero and even though I was sweating bullets, I went eleven more miles to a gas station. When I filled up, It didn't go over 7 gallons. I forgot what it was, but there was a little more...
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    Poll: I was hoping this thread would just tell us what...

    I was hoping this thread would just tell us what most use, and not a discussion of what is the best to use. I was just curious. I'm sure there are dozens oil threads with thousands of differing...
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    2007 R1200RT mpg readout seldom changes

    It seems that my mpg gauge seems stuck at 46.1 mpg. Maybe it will change after several rides and then get stuck on another number. It's not a big deal, but I was wondering if there is something I...
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    I also have the Corbin low seat on my 2007 RT....

    I also have the Corbin low seat on my 2007 RT. You do sit slightly lower. Luckily I live about a three hour ride to Corbin. After they were done, I had them shave a little more off the sides so I...
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    31,000 miles on my 07 RT and it gets better with...

    31,000 miles on my 07 RT and it gets better with age. When I get the new bike itch, it goes away when I can't think of anything to replace the RT with! I started using synthetic at 18,000. The key to...
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    Poll: I have a Corbin and after 3,000 miles it was...

    I have a Corbin and after 3,000 miles it was still hard. Luckily I live near enough to ride in and they re-did it with softer padding. If I had it to do over again, I'd buy a different seat.
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    Maybe it was just bad gas. One time I filled up...

    Maybe it was just bad gas. One time I filled up and my friend filled up at the same gas station and both our bikes ran like crap until we filled up again! Hopefully it was a one time occurance.
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    They think I'm a Cop! R1200RT

    So I bought a white helmet last year so people could see me better. Every little bit helps. So when on the freeway on my R1200RT wearing my white Arai, I started to notice that cars in front of me...
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    This also happened to me on my 07 right after I...

    This also happened to me on my 07 right after I washed it. Seems some water go into the the ABS sensor (or whatever it's called) by the front wheel. The light went off after it dried. This may be...
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    30k miles and zero issues! Nuff said.

    30k miles and zero issues! Nuff said.
  19. This weekend is going to be over 60 degrees....

    This weekend is going to be over 60 degrees. Enjoy your bike this weekend!!!!!!!!
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    I also have a Cal Sci windshield but never even...

    I also have a Cal Sci windshield but never even thought of changing the brackets. You guys have scared me straight! I see that they are $90 on that Westtool site above. Are they really necessary and...
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    I also bought the Ztechnik slip-on from Beemer...

    I also bought the Ztechnik slip-on from Beemer Boneyard. I like it a lot. I keep the baffle out. It's not that much louder, it has a lower sounding rumble, plus my bike sounds like a bike and I do...
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    So I'm guessing you guys with the throttle...

    So I'm guessing you guys with the throttle rockers and Wunderlich handlebar bag didn't waste your money on useless accessories. :D
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    Accessories I wasted my money on....

    It never fails. I read, I like, I know I need or want something for my bike, I buy, but it all ends up in a cabinet in the garage, or I put it somewhere six months ago, and have no earthly idea where...
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    Death-defying lane splitting!

    Lane splitting is legal in California, but in Moscow??

    http://www.autoblog.com/2010/09/27/video-moscow-motorcyclists-crazy-high-speed-commute/#continued
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    Benefits of a slip-on exhaust for an RT?

    Just wondering if a slip on exhaust does anything more that create a different sound. Are there other benefits or is it all show and a waste of money? I've heard both sides, but very little from...
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