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Offline Lexiyntax

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New from Central Pennsylvania
« on: April 30, 2018, 01:59:16 am »
Bought a new 2017 Concours 14 a few weeks ago.

Traded in my trusty GS500F, which I liked and put many miles on but was becoming increasingly maintenance heavy in its old age.

Installed the Canyon Cages tonight as I've dropped a few bikes, over the years, always from something stupid like not putting a kickstand down. Didn't want the punishment this bike typically hands out for such silly mistakes, especially when on a long trip. Actually signed up as I needed some advice on the bolts of doom. Ended up using a propane torch and some heat shield material after every other suggestion I read failed for me, but that's a whole other saga.

They're on now, time to ride! After some sleep . . .

2017 Concours 14, 2008 Rebel 250, 2014 Street Triple, 2012 Voyager 1700, 2014 FLD Switchback, 2017 Guzzi V9

Offline Rubber_Snake

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Re: New from Central Pennsylvania
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2018, 07:58:57 am »
Welcome to the forum!  There’ a lot of information here to cover just about anything to do with this great bike. 
2009 GTR 1400 ABS, 48k miles, AMSOIL synthetic 10W-40 (since new), AMSOIL synthetic 75W-90 final drive (since new). Helibar Horizons, Oxford heated grips, V-Stream windscreen, Mountain Runner Flash, Brian’s low fuel eliminator farkle, ST2 smart brake module and smart turn system, Two Brothers Black Series M5 w/P1X decibel killer.

Offline Poseidon

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Re: New from Central Pennsylvania
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2018, 12:59:38 pm »
Welcome aboard! Congrats on the new Concours!
2017 Concours 14
2016 Victory Magnum
2013 M109R
2016 Can Am Spyder F3T - Wife's bike

Offline VirginiaJim

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Re: New from Central Pennsylvania
« Reply #3 on: May 02, 2018, 03:49:12 am »
"LOCTITE®"  The original thread locker...  #11  2020 Indian Roadmaster, ABS, Cruise control, heated grips and seats 46 Monitoring with cutting edge technology U.N.I.T is Back! 2008 C14 Moved on to a new home, 2016 RM traded in.