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  1. Time for a new battery

    DL1000A - 2014-2016
    I went out to start my bike this morning and it was dead. Completely dead. No lights, no clicking, nothing. I cared it full last week so there should have been something. SO... I pulled out my jump battery, hooked it up and all the lights came on and all the usually hums and gauge cycling. The...
  2. Help on making Panniers fit

    DL1000 from 2002-2012
    I have a DL1000A 2012 V-Strom Adventure. I have decided to replace my OEM Panniers with some aftermarket ones. After having exhausted the internet and reading reviews I decided on the GIVI Outback Trekker series of side cases. Now that I found what I want, I come to find out they won't fit on my...
  3. 2014+ DL1000A Speedometer Correction Success!

    DL1000A - 2014-2016
    Like so many others, I noticed that my speedometer was reading high. When it said I was going 70mph, I was actually going 64. I know that this topic has been discussed at length so I won't get into it too much other than to say that since the ABS was added in 2014, it's made the process of...
  4. Opinions, photos for Suzuki panniers

    DL1000A - 2014-2016
    What are the factory panniers like for the new bike? I gather they're only moderately sized, at I think 29+26 litres.. A bit more space would have been nice. I wondered if anyone can talk about how well they fit onto the bike? Fairly neatly and well, or do they stick out miles to the side? is...