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New Guy from Ohio USA
« on: November 30, 2018, 01:56:13 AM »
Hello all,

I am super excited to be a new owner of a just broken in 2016 S1000XR. Only 2002 miles on it and a ton of add ons already done. I came from a DL1000 (V-Strom1000). It looks like there is a ton of info on this site and I thank everyone in advance for their expertise and support.

Thanks all,

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #1 on: November 30, 2018, 08:43:26 AM »
HI and a big  :400:  Enjoy the ride, look forward to your input...... :305:
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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2018, 05:28:08 PM »
Welcome Triple L.    :002:

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2018, 11:09:45 PM »
Welcome buddy, now go wear those tires out. :)
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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #4 on: December 03, 2018, 02:21:28 AM »
Thanks, as soon as we get some warmer weather I will work on it!

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #5 on: December 03, 2018, 05:51:52 AM »
Welcome!

Is yours a lowered bike, or is it an optical illusion?

(Might be the panniers which are making my eyes  :191: )

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #6 on: December 03, 2018, 05:01:59 PM »
I know, the checkers are a bit much. I haven’t decided if I will leave them or cover them. It is like a giant reflector, so in one way they are good. I don’t think the bike has been lowered. It was side by side another XR when I bought it and I didn’t notice the difference and the dealer didn’t say anything. But who knows the first owner did a ton of mods. It is funny that he only kept the bike for so few miles.

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #7 on: December 03, 2018, 05:19:54 PM »
https://photos.s1000xr.uk/image/heKf

Here is a pic with the cases!

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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #8 on: December 05, 2018, 11:35:28 AM »
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Re: New Guy from Ohio USA
« Reply #9 on: December 05, 2018, 04:32:23 PM »
 :400: Congratulations, looks like a potentially sound purchase if the previous owner spent so much on it and did so few miles! Not sure about the pannier stickers either but I guess it gets you seen so may be a good safety feature? 
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