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  1. DL650A - 2012-2016
    I live in Arizona and leave my bike outside for work. Recently when it gets particularly hot outside the bike will die while driving! It feels like the power is giving out, its not jerky and electronics stay on. Typically the worst around 40 mph. Anyone know what can cause this behavior?
  2. Australia-New Zealand
    Hi guys, I am doing some last minute planning for an upcoming road trip that will see me putting well over 5000 kilometres on the bike. One of my dilemmas is that I am taking my laptop so that I can upload footage of my trip along the way, keep in touch with my family, business, etc, but I am...
  3. DL650A - 2012-2016
    Couldn't find anything with my searches, so I figure it's okay to ask: Is it normal to get a lot of heat on the toe of your left boot? I'm noticing that just resting my feet on the pegs in a normal position gets my boots mighty warm. I stopped to check this after riding about 10 miles and...
  4. General V-Strom Discussion
    When the Suzuki gel seat is in the noon summer sun, is there more of a heat problem than non-gel seats? If I leave my bike/seat in the sun, should I not consider the gel seat (since I don't want to sit on hot liquid)? I've read a post that suggest the gel seat creates more of heat problem than...
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