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    What about pricing? Is there a place to "build"...

    What about pricing? Is there a place to "build" your bike with pricing options?
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    Scooter

    ++1 on Scooter.

    I get a lot of smiles, waves and friendly comments when I scoot around town on my Vespa.

    There was a time when I wouldn't have been caught dead on a scooter, especially a...
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    With the lowered suspension what do you do about...

    With the lowered suspension what do you do about the side and center stands? It seems that the center stand may then be too tall and hard to get it up without breaking your back or at least needing...
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    Hey Andy: Thanks for the advice. What prompted...

    Hey Andy:
    Thanks for the advice. What prompted you to buy a 1200 R vs a RT? Most of my riding is around town with one or two over-night trips a year. Do you ever take your bike on the road? What...
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    Too tall or too short - my dilemma

    I've had my GSA for almost a year and still not comfortable around town and/or a slow speeds. I'm 5'11" tall but I only have a 30" inseam. I'm on my tip toes when I stop and really struggle when...
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    Sticky: The color is great - I have a white car and my...

    The color is great - I have a white car and my wife has a silver car, the color of your bike is the best of both worlds!

    From the look on your face and Kate's it appears you both made a great...
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    Thanks for the link - I bought one of the spray...

    Thanks for the link - I bought one of the spray stoppers and found that it's a lot harder to install than my limited skills can handle.

    I'm looking for the inner fender kit and side covers that...
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    2006 klr

    Great bike, lots of fun, easy on the wallet and won't break your heart when you lay it down.
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    Splash guard

    I read somewhere about splash/mud guards that are attached by zip ties to the underside of the seat and side covers to reduce the amount of spray on your legs and panniers while riding on wet roads. ...
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    +1 !!!!!
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    Lost my muffler - ouch!

    I got my R90S out of the shop yesterday after about a month of service and repair work, the guy did a great "stem to stern" job on the bike. While the bike was in the shop I decided to replaced the...
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    +1! And, my wife likes the fact that, other...

    +1!
    And, my wife likes the fact that, other than her, I'm in the motorcycle boat.
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    speedo/tach upgrade

    Is it safe to assume that the mileage on the refurbished speedo will be adjusted to reflect the mileage on the original odo? I did a refurbish on an old Honda and they did it right (can't remember...
  14. Thread: GS vs GSA

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    pulled the trigger

    Okay, after spending God only knows how many hours reading about the pros and cons of a GS vs a GSA and talking to as many people as possible I bought a 2011 GSA. I'm still a little uneasy about the...
  15. Thread: GS vs GSA

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    highway pegs

    How many of you use highway pegs? I've had them on most of my bikes, even my KLR. I like to be able to stretch my legs during long rides and don't want to use the rear pegs or put my legs over the...
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    Hey Sasan: Your Southern route has you traveling...

    Hey Sasan:
    Your Southern route has you traveling on I-10 to Houston - you'll pass within 2 miles of my house in LA. I'm also planning an Alaskan trip this summer and looking for company. Lafayette...
  17. Thread: Alaska Anyone?

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    Leaving from Cajun country

    I live in Lafayette, LA and am planning an Alaska trip this summer. My time is flexible and I'd sure like to join a group for the trip. The first step in my trip is to buy a good, low mileage,...
  18. Thread: GS vs GSA

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    GS vs GSA

    I'm going to buy a GS and wonder if what I really need is a GSA. The majority of my riding is on road, when I need some off road excitement I ride my KLR. I've done a lot of touring on Harley's...
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    Gsa

    Funny you should mention a GS, I've been thinking about that as an option and talked with a couple of people who ride and love them. Since I'm not buying a new bike until the spring I've got lots of...
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    I tried that once on my V-Strom before I...

    I tried that once on my V-Strom before I installed forward pegs and I tried it on a Concours - I just didn't feel comfortable going around a curve I almost busted my a**. Perhaps the K just isn't...
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    R vs K comparison

    I'm planning on buying a new touring bike this spring and keep going round and round about buying an RT or K bike. I've ridden both and like the way they feel but both rides have been around town...
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    Hey Tim: You did and I decided to use the screws...

    Hey Tim:
    You did and I decided to use the screws like you suggested. It was actually an easier job than I thought it would be, I was able to do it without another set of hands in about 10 minutes....
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    Thanks for the link. It's going to make things a...

    Thanks for the link. It's going to make things a lot easier.
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    Windshield fasteners

    I've had my R90S now for a couple of months and have been cleaning and polishing it bringing it back to it's original splendor. I'd say the bike is close to 100% original with only 36,000 miles -...
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    hey LMO 131

    I've never owned a sail boat but I've owned a couple of airplanes, one was a 1946 Ercoupe, definitely an antique.
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