Weester
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Vehicle Name Weester
Year 2013
Make Suzuki
Model DL650A
Color White
2013 Suzuki DL650A
2013 Suzuki DL650A 2013 Suzuki DL650A 2013 Suzuki DL650A
History Purchased weester Sept. 2015 with 3700 miles in it. Replaced the stock windscreen with a Madstad & mount. After several test miles I needed some upgrades so we went shopping. Ergo's are: tried 2 & 3" risers didn't like them so modified a set of Heli bars meant for the old style ST1100 with Grip Buddies. Seat is a 2nd try Terry A but much better than stock. Trunk/mount is a HF donation from a riding buddy from ST-Riders, modified with an inside 12v hella plug for a tablet and an brake LED strip behind the deflector. Rear views are M. SuperStore. Made a set of hyway bars using an old set of foot pegs of an ST1100. Starting at the front I added a SBD Fenda Extenda, 2" over SS front brake lines from AVtech. Fork brace from AV Tech, added Ricor Intiminators to the forks. Stebel air horn behind the rad. along with a forward lower left panel Hella plug for warm gear. Changed the SW Moto engine guards for Givi and added 2-35w Run-D Cree 7ct LED run lights off a Skeen dimmer. All lighting (tail lite exception) are LED, headlights JDMastar. In dash Digital volt meter, battery tender, Spare fuse block by EB with a tail light adaptor. All brake tail lighting to include 32ct Hyper Lites is thru a Back-Off modulator. Have gone with a 16T counter and Sunstar 47 rear, EK 525 new chain fed by a Loobman oiler that has some support pieces from Tutoro. Speed bleeders and 90deg valve stems. Whew!!!!
Bodywork
2013 Suzuki DL650A Bodywork
Bull nose is 22mm SS bent, cut to fit the front on the SW Moto hard bag. Industrial strength Velcro is used to hold pieces on. No deiscernable change in mpg but the weester feels more stable in windy conditions.

Powertrain
2013 Suzuki DL650A Powertrain 2013 Suzuki DL650A Powertrain 2013 Suzuki DL650A Powertrain
Loobman oiler with Tutoro support pieces

Creature Comforts
2013 Suzuki DL650A Creature Comforts 2013 Suzuki DL650A Creature Comforts 2013 Suzuki DL650A Creature Comforts
Custom Hyway bars, foot rest off a Honda ST1100. Terry A seat after 2nd attempt.
Modified Heli Bars....vertical tubes filed with BBs, switch alignment pin holes were relocated to correct grip, clutch & brake levers locals.

Electronics
2013 Suzuki DL650A Electronics 2013 Suzuki DL650A Electronics
Run-D (Amazon) 7ct. Cree 35W LED thru Skeen Dimmer via bikes dimmer bar switch. Older shot of 1st stop light set up for Hyper, trunk and tail lights working with Back-Off modulator. Hyper lights are now 16ct vs. 8
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