my new bike


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saltmar14
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my new bike

Post by saltmar14 » Sun May 05, 2013 12:16 pm



i finally got my new bike, it's a 2004 gl1800 with just over 25,000. i took my longest ever 1 day ride home of @360miles through the beautiful se corner of Utah.
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themainviking
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Location: North Bay, Ontario, Canada
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Re: my new bike

Post by themainviking » Sun May 05, 2013 2:40 pm

Congrats. I felt the same way when I first got my GL1800. Although my first rides were definitely not the longest rides of my life, they were the longest I had enjoyed for some time due to tendonitis in my back. I can once again ride full days instead of just full half hours, :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: So, I know just how you feel.

Wishing you lots of those rides
Viking
It ain't about the destination - it's all about the journey

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jinx
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Location: Mechanics,pa
Motorcycle: 2006 gl1800

Re: my new bike

Post by jinx » Sun May 05, 2013 5:36 pm

That is a beautiful part of the country to ride. If you haven't been there yet Zion and Bryce national parks makes nice rides.
25,000 is nothing for this bike you should get many years and smiles out of it.

Congrats and enjoy.

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zalesjak
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Location: Branik, Slovenia
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Re: my new bike

Post by zalesjak » Sun May 05, 2013 11:38 pm

Congratulations for your new toy :) You'll surely love it.

We made this tour last year with rented Goldwing from LA. Something realy very special, amazing and unforgetable, specialy for one European, habituated to very different look of countryside. :)

Ride safe.

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FlyBoy2121
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Re: my new bike

Post by FlyBoy2121 » Mon May 06, 2013 8:14 am

Congratulations for your new Bike :D

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thrasherg
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Re: my new bike

Post by thrasherg » Mon May 06, 2013 11:16 am

Congrats on the new bike, that does look like some great scenery for the ride home!! Now get the Traxxion suspension upgrades and really enjoy the ride!!

Gary



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