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  1. DL650A - 2012-2016
    Hey all, I want to get these UGLY orange linkages on the bottom of my bike powdercoated, and well, I might as well replace the bearings and what not in the linkages when they're done so that everything is in tip-top shape. I've been googling for some kits to replace the bearings and seals but...
  2. 2007 DL1000 Second Edition Build

    2007 DL1000 Second Edition Build

    Hopefully this showcase will be a good place to document all the changes I'm making to this new bike as I bring over all the stuff from the old one. Current Image of the Bike:
  3. V-Strom Service & Maintenance Questions/Discussion
    Hi everyone, I have a V-strom 650 Adventure with 65,000 on it now. However, when it had maybe 50,000 I had the front fork rebuilt. I was surprised when less than 8 months and 12,000 miles later I had to have it rebuilt again. Shouldn’t the rebuild have lasted longer than that and what are your...
  4. General V-Strom Discussion
    Hi, new to forum---Need to replace damaged 2006 dl1000 gas tank--is the dl650 gas tank the same item or are they different? Thx
  5. DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    After reading about how these engines seem to be "bulletproof", I decide to buy a 2004 Vstrom with 45,000 miles, and although it seems to run fine, I'm still skeptical on any bike with these miles. So my question is......has anyone even rebuilt one of these engines yet, or do these things just...