YES normal.. although i had two bikes in the shed, after i rode one [wanting a dual purpose] I had to buy one, and have been loving it ever since, and i've done 4500km since i bought mine 4th february.
''SUCH IS LIFE''
DL 650 07, CAGIVA XTRA raptor 03, MUZ 660 TRAVELLER 98, KAWASAKI 09 GTR 1400
my DL farkles. givi crash bars,suzuki hand guards,heated grips,stebel nautilus horn,hep&bec hard panniers,whipps sump guard,home made rad guard. does it ever end? now travelling with intiminators fitted.