Well, it's truely "water under the bridge" now. Being in pretty much the same position as you I have moved past that frustration and now just enjoy the bike with the proper fueling. I'm sure you will be focused on something else to improve your riding experience on the Vee soon.
2012 DL1000 Adventure (Tinkerbell)
PC-V, TRE, CR8EIX , ECM, K&N, RDL, PR4, PC-8, EB H4, WERKS, Madstad 22", 17/43 gearing, AdventureTech: Fork brace, shelf, mirror extenders, SpeedoDRD, wheel spacer, Head's-Up voltage monitor, Goldwing pegs, Sonic 1.1, Wolo Bad Boy, ExTuff Helmet Hook.