My new red two-up touring bike

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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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Enjoy the trip !!! Sounds fab mate.
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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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Safe travels Team Tricky. 8-)
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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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In recent years I think I tend to run my chains slightly loose, confirmed when I checked yesterday. Manual says 2-3cm of play and I have 3.2. Doubt 2mm has made much odds though. Apparently if you are between 2.5-3 the chain just kisses the chain guard on the underside of the swingarm so that's a decent guide I'll aim for.
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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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Hope you and Isabella have a good time and you talked the rain right up ;)

P.S. the stone guard thing was removed first time i did the chain on mine and lives in a corner by the door to the bike shed. Doesnt seem to do much and in the words of the factory "looksa sheet" :thumbsup:
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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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I knew someone else had one of these just couldn’t remember who, picked this 2014 up at the weekend. Full termi and only 6k miles. Just had a big service too. My review is shorter, it wheelies loads and is way too loud. Luckily I’ve got standard exhaust to go on 😃

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Re: My new red two-up touring bike

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That exhaust is massive!! The standard ones tiny in comparison!
Nice bikes, loved mine.
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