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post #101 of 107 Old 01-01-2016, 07:15 PM
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Of course I didn't press both buttons after I'd reset it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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post #102 of 107 Old 03-31-2016, 09:05 AM
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I have never noticed about the side stand being up, usually have it parked on centre stand, but I can never seem to get my clock to reset, unless the bike is running. then it will start flashing after about 3-5 seconds of both the buttons being pushed. left one pushed marginally before the right one.

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post #104 of 107 Old 04-04-2016, 09:17 PM
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Thumbs up SET CLOCK etc: Updated GOT IT !

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There is a FAQ, but it's VSRI's. http://vstrom.info/faq/index.php?sea...&action=search says Electrical: Clock: How to set? ...
Content: Turn the ignition to on.Press and hold BOTH buttons for what seems like forever. Push the left button slightly ahead of the right button. Eventually ...
On my (new to me) '13 GLEE, I WAS RTFM but couldn't figure out where the other (Select?) button was..The "Adjust" one was right out there on the cluster.

On the third or fourth "try", I happened to be standing on the left side of the machine and..BEHOLD! there was another UNSEEN "button" on the FRONT side of the left handlebar.
All the other tries were in the saddle position and it cant be seen from there (especially in 'the dark' behind the hand protector). Once it was 'discovered", things went a lot better from there. Its nice to be able to select MPH, Temp in Degrees F and miles on the ODO instead of that "metric" rubbish. I may live in Canada, long gone Metric but a Dinosaur like me (6tyeight) wants to see the REAL measurements.
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post #105 of 107 Old 09-20-2016, 10:31 PM
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My clock is about 10 minutes behind the actual time (until we fall back). I was going to adjust it until this last weekend. I was leading a group ride and trying to keep a eye on break times. There were a couple times I used the bike clock to make me feel better. Shoot for the real time and if that does not work out, leave by the bikes time. LOL.
I know its like setting your clock ahead and then staying in bed because you know your clock is ahead.

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Is the clock on the new bike the same as the 09? Mine seems hard to set...


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post #107 of 107 Old 04-02-2017, 12:38 PM
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on 2009 wee, pressed left button first followed by right, held till flashed and did minutes and the hours.

all worked as designed.

this site remains wonderful.

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