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  1. Replacing an engine for my 2006 650 DL

    General V-Strom Discussion
    I just damage my engine last week riding in Icelandic highlands. It had only a 27.000 km on it and I am told it's very expensive to repair and I should try to find a used motor. Unfortunately I am not the engine expert so therefore I am scratching my head over couple of things: What year of...
  2. Howto on rear shock / spring replacement?

    Maintenance How-to
    My weestrom has a (now) 8 year old rear shock. When I bought it a year and a half ago, I cranked up the preload, but it's nowhere near where it should be for someone my size (I weigh 255lbs, and regularly have my SO at 115lbs riding pillion). This combination pretty much squashes the spring -...