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post #1 of 1 Old 02-10-2019, 03:27 PM Thread Starter
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GIPro Installed

I installed a GIPro digital gear indicator on my 08 Wee and really like it. With just a quick glance now, I can see what gear I am in. I read some riders just say "Just read your tach and speedo needles and you don't need no stinking gear indicator!" but I like the quick glance at a large number in easy to read red (at least on my bike it is red.) I have also read that the ATRE function only works on Vees and not Wees. After riding today, I beg to differ. It seems to me that I have smoother power delivery in 2nd gear corners and actually had to be a bit more careful with adding throttle until I got used to it. Previously, it seemed like power was either off or on in those same corners. But then again maybe I'm just smoking some good stuff.
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2014 Spyder RT LTD current

Past - Yamaha 850, Honda Nighthawk 700, Honda GL1200, Yamaha FJ1200, Suzuki Bandit 1200, Honda GL1800
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