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  1. General clutch issues + chudder on a 03 DL1000

    V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    I recently bought a 03 DL1000 with 64k km on the meter. I was allready informed about the infamous chudder between 2 and 4000 rpm spand - no surprises there. However, what do surprise me is the difficulty of getting the bike into motion in 1st gear. It feels almost as the clutch plates are worn...
  2. My wee-strom won't start help!!!

    Maintenance, Tech and Products.
    Went out for a ride last night to the movies. Getting ready to leave and the bike starts up fine, get to a stop sign and accidentally hit the kill switch, when I went to go start the bike again it wouldn't start, the starter just made a single click...So I pushed to the side of the road and...
  3. Issues starting my bike. Help please!

    DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    So I was out riding my bike just fine earlier today with no issues. I came home turned off my bike and washed it about five to ten mins later. The bike now no longer starts. Water doesn't seem to be the cause or the issue as I tried again 30 minutes later and again a few hours later and my...
  4. Some details - Dl1000 New, Dl1000 Used, FJR???

    Hi All, New to the site but have been gleening information for you for the last few months. I currently ride a SV1000S, love the bike but have been looking for something different because of thinking of two-up riding with my wife. We went to a Suzuki demo ride, and tried all types of bikes...