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Old 12-15-2012, 10:26 PM
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iv had a love affair with stroms. in the last 6 years iv had 3. i think this one is the best yet! i just got it today. its a garage queen! 2006 dl650, 8000 miles. set up for touring with tons of farkles.

i like the 2006 better than my 2007 and 2008 models i had. (shorter wheelbase and only 2 spark plugs).

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Old 12-15-2012, 11:12 PM
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Very nice. I can't imagine there are many cleaner '06 models out there. Enjoy Strom #3
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Old 12-15-2012, 11:37 PM
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Why have you had to have 3? Was there something wrong with the other ones?
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Old 12-15-2012, 11:58 PM
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Why have you had to have 3? Was there something wrong with the other ones?
no i never had any trouble from any of them. i put about 20k miles on each and sold it just because i wanted to try different bikes. but it looks like i always come back to the strom

oh and i currently have a suzuki burgman 650 too. done the same with it. on my 3rd also. never any trouble from any of them either.
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Old 12-16-2012, 01:29 AM
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That's the way to buy them. Let the previous owner spend the money on farkles. Good find and congrats.
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I'm also on my third Vstrom. I've got some comfort issue's sorted out on this one and so far so good.
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Just sold the 3rd one and looking for 4th. 3 in last 2 years. 2 Vee (1st & 2nd) and then the Wee. Next one,looks like, Wee again.
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Matt..........try to hang onto this one............at least until May for the Vstrom Rally!!!!!
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Old 12-17-2012, 01:12 PM
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??? makes little sense to me. I bought one. I will wear it out....I think anyway since it has 80,000 miles in 5 years already.

Nope, could see vee to wee or vise/versa. Or old wee to new wee. But just changing color...not sure I follow your thought process. Nope, like wives I keep them until they do me wrong.
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You don't have to sell them just because they're dirty, ya know!
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