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    Thinking about coming back

    And that’s my issue. When I go on a trip, I’m always wondering if the bike is going to make it.
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    Thinking about coming back

    Yeah, the cam chain tensioner is another known problem with the S1000. Luckily that’s the one issue I haven’t had.
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    Thinking about coming back

    Love it, but can't deal with the reliability
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    Thinking about coming back

    In 14k miles on the XR, I'm on my third battery, the ignition went out on a trip in Georgia, and my water pump just went out in North Carolina last week. In 40k miles on the Busa, I just changed oil, plugs, filter, and added gas.
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    Thinking about coming back

    Hey all, former Busa junkie going thru withdrawals lol. I traded in my 2011 after about 40k miles for a new GSXR1000. I do around 4 trips from SWFL to the dragon a year. The Gixxer was too uncomfortable for the 600 or so mile trip to the mountains. I picked up a Triumph Tiger, didn't like it. I...
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    Question for guys running Brocks alien head

    Wow this is an old post. I went a whole different route and traded the busa in for a new gsxr1000.
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    1k insurance

    2013 GSXR1000, I pay $360. every 6 months thru State Farm for full coverage. Not too bad.
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    White House Lane splitting petition nationwide

    Signed. With all the bikes I've seen rear ended lately, I would split at lights if legal.
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    new kawi h2

    Saw it in person today. Beautiful bike, minus the wings. Kawasaki rep said the street version gets the exact same motor.
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    Question for guys running Brocks alien head

    I'm looking to buy a full system and love the looks of the alien head. 2 questions. I live in a residential neighborhood and leave for work at 4am. Can I keep the rpms low and creep out without waking up everybody with this exhaust? Secondly, how does the finish hold up on the stainless muffler...
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    Gen II Luggage

    I ordered RKA bags from Pashnit about 2 years ago. I ride to work everyday and utilize the bags. They have held up great with no issues.
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    I would like some dinner before I get f****d

    Just paid my 6 month premium last week. 278.68 thru State Farm and that's the only vehicle I have covered with them.
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    SOOOOOOSick of Winter!

    Pretty chilly here tonight too.
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    For what purpose do you ride your Busa?

    Daily driver rain or shine. Makes the daily grind a lot more fun.
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