Yes, it is hard to get accurate info sometimes Chris.
I wondered if you new something that I hadn't heard of, my '09 ABS 650 runs sweet as.
Some of the DL 1000's overseas seemed to need power commanders to get them running right, yet it didn't seem as big an issue here in Oz.
Same with the reported clutch "chudder" [why don't people understand the word is actually "shudder"? :biggrinjester: ], our Aussie 1000's don't seem to suffer as much from it.
The new "Glee" is reportedly very good, with some improvements over the previous version.
But the Wee is a great, reliable bike as well- capable of big miles of trouble free ownership.
Best advice is probably to ride both then buy whichever you like most Mudgee.
Keep an eye open on here and also over on ADVrider for used ones being sold by forum members, there have been some great ones that are already pre "farkled" to the hilt.