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    Poll: I'm also stock. I've done a week of moderate...

    I'm also stock. I've done a week of moderate riding day after day and have yet to experience any pains. That said, my longest day is usually around 4-500 miles and I respect the opinion that the...
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    RT Rider in New England and I ride all year...

    RT Rider in New England and I ride all year round.

    I did put a larger windscreen on as I'm 6'3 and didn't love the wind hitting the top of my helmet. In cold weather without the aftermarket...
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    I have these types of thoughts every time I shop...

    I have these types of thoughts every time I shop for a car.

    Often end up looking at high performance engines - 300-400HP.. then snap back to reality and remember that it will never go off road,...
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    I have a 2011 with Chrome and 6000 miles on it. ...

    I have a 2011 with Chrome and 6000 miles on it.

    The header edge of the exhaust pipes is a sharp blue color, the rest of the pipes and muffler are shiny polished chrome-looking.

    I'm very glad I...
  5. I have a 2011 with the radio and use it fairly...

    I have a 2011 with the radio and use it fairly regularly - but I also tend to drive for hours at a time. I usually start off quiet then turn it on after a while.

    Oddly, the only time I listen to...
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    Solution: Keep it forever!!

    Solution:

    Keep it forever!!
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    RT owners don't ride in the rain... hahahaha ...

    RT owners don't ride in the rain... hahahaha

    Anyway, I also have a V-Stream and in absolute downpours it keeps me dry. It really works well but I can't stand the look of it and am going to try...
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    Am also planning on painting mine soon. I was...

    Am also planning on painting mine soon.

    I was thinking a deep metallic red fading into a deep metallic blue would look neat, with a purple in the middle but no idea how much that would cost.

    A...
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    Wow. This has been debunked so many times, right...

    Wow. This has been debunked so many times, right from the week the article was produced by GM (Yes, GM funded it)... Do a web search on it. It's still quoted from time to time and it's a shame as...
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    For non motorcycle reasons I've done a lot of...

    For non motorcycle reasons I've done a lot of work on MPG, tested what matters and what doesn't.

    The single biggest way to improve a properly running machine's consumption is to drive it less...
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    I always find this topic interesting. R1200RT...

    I always find this topic interesting. R1200RT owners often do not speak enthusiastically about this mod but another BMW (Might be the R1200R or GS) often rave about how good it is.

    Are the...
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    I'm not sure if you're joking or not. When I...

    I'm not sure if you're joking or not.

    When I bought my 2011 I had started by looking at 2005-2009 models online. I found the pricing to be extremely consistent and matched the few local offline...
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    Seriously, guys? Wow. Anyway, back on topic...

    Seriously, guys?

    Wow.

    Anyway, back on topic - A good way to judge value would be to hover on Craigslist & eBay for your area and see what they go for there. Private sales are usually fine but...
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    I've used various iPhones for the same thing.. on...

    I've used various iPhones for the same thing.. on a longer trip, I tucked a plastic bag around it and folded it into the mount. Still could use the touch screen which surprised me.

    I travel a lot...
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    Everything I've read has led me to believe that...

    Everything I've read has led me to believe that it's very common. More do it than not, until you get up there in miles.

    Bought mine in July, it now has 3500 miles on it and I've added .5 since...
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    I play with gadgets a lot and have occasionally...

    I play with gadgets a lot and have occasionally found BT to source pairings that produce horrendous audio.

    My SRC did this at first with the bike. I just couldn't use it and was thinking the SRC...
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    I have a Schuberth and SRC. Version 2.2 did...

    I have a Schuberth and SRC. Version 2.2 did connect to the bike but I could not control volume from the multi function control on the left handgrip. Same with a normal bluetooth headset.

    I...
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    I feel no vibration in my foot pegs - will let...

    I feel no vibration in my foot pegs - will let those with matching model year comment.

    Grip puppies don't seem to limit the heated grips. I still find the high level setting to be too hot for any...
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    Bought a 1995 PC800 in 1998. Bought an R1200RT...

    Bought a 1995 PC800 in 1998. Bought an R1200RT in 2011 and sold the PC a few weeks later... I knew I'd never ride it again except out of nostalgia. I like the PC, but the RT is a great bike.
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  20. Rode all summer in New England, never once did my...

    Rode all summer in New England, never once did my legs feel hotter than my torso, and what heat I do feel is just ambient/sunshine.

    The bike does a very good job of deflecting heat, certainly the...
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    Bugs come right off and now that I think about...

    Bugs come right off and now that I think about it, I have far fewer bug splats on the Ostra panels than on the headlamp or windscreen. Could be aerodynamics, could be the material.

    It does clean...
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    I think the fact that there are so many people...

    I think the fact that there are so many people supporting both sides (or a middle point) of the argument indicates that the engineering is tight enough that it really doesn't matter the way it used...
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    $15,800 seems like a good price. If it had...

    $15,800 seems like a good price.

    If it had been local to me before I bought my 2011, I would have looked at it and quite possibly purchased it.

    I paid somewhere around $22,500 for the 2011, but...
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    That's pretty much what I want to do. I have C3...

    That's pretty much what I want to do. I have C3 and will pick up an SRC at some point.. I'll want to run an iPhone, nav and radio through it, preferably controlling as much as possible with the...
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    I have about 60 miles on mine. It's pretty sweet...

    I have about 60 miles on mine. It's pretty sweet already. :D
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