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post #1 of 5 Old 09-04-2012, 02:29 AM Thread Starter
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2012 Screen Replacement - Which One?

Hi, I am having to replace the widshield on my 2012 - (I've cracked the original). I was pretty happy with the standard original, buffeting acceptable, but a little too much wind noise. Thinking of the Suzuki Vario Touring screen or the MRA Vario Touring one. Has anyone got any opinions on these. Thanks
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post #2 of 5 Old 09-04-2012, 06:20 AM
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Check out my Parabellum one, I'm very happy with it. There is a separate thread here somewhere
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post #3 of 5 Old 09-04-2012, 06:21 AM
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Windscreen and Buffeting Thread for the 2012+ DL650... The only one!!!

This should help.

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Replacement w. s.

Two w.s. come to mind to replace your stocker. The Givi AF3101 adjustable shield is much better than stock. I had the Givi for most of the summer and then decided to try another shield, the Givi D260 for 2011 and older with the Madstad Bracket. I am happy to report that it is better than the A F shield and def. blocks more wind overall. It's the Madstad that makes it so effective. I actually had about 2.5 inches cut off the shield. I am 6 ft with 32 in inseam. The Madstad/Givi D260 combo is actually a bit cheaper than the Givi AF 3101. That's my recommendation. Good luck whatever you choose. And welcome. Great bike.
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Please stick to the thread futo posted. It's titled the only one for a reason.

Pat- 2007 DL650A was ridden to all 48 contiguous states. I didn't quite make it to 17,000 miles on the 2012 DL650A.
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