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post #1 of 2 Old 09-07-2013, 11:03 AM Thread Starter
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Just joined the site, picked up a 2013 DL650 Adv yesterday. Not new to riding and have worked as a MSF instructor in the past. Coming from Harley, BMW and many other bikes but thought I'd try something different.

First riding impressions. Bike handles really well, stock seat sucks ( nothing new and I actually think its the cover ), more than enough power, some vibration in the 4700 rpm area ( been talked to death already ), the stock windshield is in the middle position and I didn't get any buffeting but I'm going to move it up and see what happens. Overall seems to be a good bike but as with everything time will tell.

Bike will be used as an all around bike, touring some with a passenger
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post #2 of 2 Old 09-08-2013, 07:17 AM
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Welcome to the forum! Sounds like the right bike for your intended purpose, I hope you enjoy it.

Cheers!

Tom

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