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by djauofd
Thu Sep 21, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: Second motorcycle to contrast the 1290?
Replies: 15
Views: 770

Re: Second motorcycle to contrast the 1290?

To me I wrestled a lot with the two bike gig. Of course being 6'-5 1/2" 285 + lbs creates issues on smaller sport bikes. However I did for several years ride a 2008 C14 which was tricked out to 153 hp at the rear wheel. Problem is I wanted to do off road adventure ride and knobies did not go well on...
by djauofd
Fri May 26, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Orange & Black or Black & Orange!
Topic: Dealer Inventory of '17 SDR's
Replies: 12
Views: 1241

Re: Dealer Inventory of '17 SDR's

Just went to B&E motorsports in Easton MD. He has a 1290 Super Adv R, a 1090 Adv R, a couple of 1290 GT's . A leftover 16, 1290 SDR and a 17 SDR Black, I do not know how many in crates but He's a little pissed they deliverered so late. He had depoisits on two of them taken off because they took so l...
by djauofd
Tue May 23, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble
Replies: 35
Views: 8424

Re: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble

Yes my dealer races both off road scrambles on a 250 XC and AMA track with an RC8R. he says he does this to all his dampners

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by djauofd
Tue May 23, 2017 1:11 am
Forum: Technical discussions
Topic: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble
Replies: 35
Views: 8424

Re: 1290 Super Adventure speed wobble

I had problem with my Conti trail attack 2's. Mine wobled severely decrlerating at 45. Dealer just exchanged tires an I put on Michelin Anakee 3's. It didapeared. I did take off the stock OEM steering dampner and changed the oil from the stock 15 wt fork oil to 85 wt gear oil. It is rock solid now. ...