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  1. Best Model Year 650 for Tall Rider

    Hi All, Lots of top ten lists and forums proclaim the Wee a good bike for tall riders (I'm a lanky 6' 5"). So I was wondering if that holds true for all model years of 650. In other words, if I'm shopping for a used ride, are all V-Stroms equally ergonomic for long-legged dudes? Or are there...
  2. Short guys, your thoughts on parking

    DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    I'm a new Wee rider. I love riding it. Parking and unparking it, not so much. Getting on: I throw my leg over (this has become more difficult with the addition of panniers). Or I leave the kickstand down and climb on with the kickstand supporting the weight of the both me and the bike. I'm not...
  3. Raising the bar for tall riders

    DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    Hi I am 6' 2" (185cm) tall and I find the vstrom riding position uncomfortable. I lean forward and arch my upper back most of the time and can't ride in an upright position. I am thinking to raise the handlebar or raise it and tilt it back towards me but I am not sure what to order. If you...
  4. Am I Tall enough for the Wee

    DL650 and DL650A - 2004 to 2011
    Hi All, i am 5 feet 8 (173cm) and would like to know if this is tall enough to be comfortable with the V-Strom. I prefer to have my feet flat on the ground rather then tip-toeing around. Am i tall enough and if not, is it easy to lower it? Thanks, Jan
  5. Windshield replacement suggestions?

    General V-Strom Discussion
    So, I winterized my Weestrom, with TKC80's and about 130 studs. Problem is, the stock windscreen with a Madstad in the highest position pushes the air right about chin level for me. (I'm 6'8") What windshield do I want to replace this with? Givi? I've heard recommendations against the...