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Old 11-02-2017, 08:19 AM   #581
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Originally Posted by fermic37 View Post
I think i might be able to get one bike in the house without the gf bitching. 4 bikes is just amazing.
As Garfield would say..."We're bachelors baby."
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*My reply: If you dont like motorcycles that handle/perform as one should, then yeah...the V-Rod is NOT a real Harley.
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Old 11-05-2017, 09:35 AM   #582
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Took the FJR for a spin the other day.... hard not to when it was almost 90 degrees out.

The more I ride the FJR, the more I like it. Maybe I'm getting old...
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Old 11-05-2017, 06:35 PM   #583
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Same here. Weather reprieve so I got out and put in a healthy 700 miles today!

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2003 Blue FZ1 - Ivan's Jet kit, ignition advancer, Akrapovic, GOEC w/remote and GPS, 07 R1 fork conversion w/6 pot brakes, R1 master cylinder, R1 rear wheel w/R6 caliper, Penske shock, Dirt Road seat, AIS removed, HID and LED lights, full Givi, Galfer lines, chain oiler, Rizoma bar, cat-eye turn signals above headlights, grip heaters, factory lower fairings.
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Old 11-07-2017, 01:03 PM   #584
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Originally Posted by sparky80 View Post
The more I ride the FJR, the more I like it. Maybe I'm getting old...
"Mature" - is not an age, it's a state of mind.

I rode my Gen II twice in the first year I owned my first FJR, so I traded the FZ for a second FJR, as I plan on keeping them for a very long time...
'01 FZ1 set up for distance
'07 FZ1 set up for fun
(both in the *faster* blue)

Which would you prefer?
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Old 11-14-2017, 02:36 PM   #585
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Changed the crank case oil on my 300xc and swapped out a metering rod on this lectron. These things are really nifty.

Not mine but the one I take care of that’s stored in my garage. Fixed some cracked plastic, redid the seat, gave her a good polishing and new go fast stickers. Damn good condition for a 2003 250sx
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