Most forums will have a similar topic but a different part.
It's natural that someone posts up failures especially if it's a low mileage bike.
IMO the Strom is a great buy for the price, aimed at an eclectic group of riders.
My 2015 DL 650 has 18000k on it, I run some extra lights, GPS etc.
No problems with bike. (Apart from not enough time to ride lately)
If you buy new it's still a bit of a lottery, many stories of new lemons with any vehicle.
I would say buy the Glee and ride it.
I know nuffink, I see nuffink, It was not me, I was not here.
2015 Wee Strom "Piglet"
Givi crash bars, Barkbusters, Ravetech Bash plate, Ravetech Rad guard, Ravetech over dash Ram mount, Hyperlite flashing brake lights, Madstad bracket and screen, Augustus wind deflectors, Spot 3, UHF two way radio, Garmin Zumo GPS, Starcom intercom, Fuze block.
SW Motech Centre stand, Suzuki power outlet. Bike Alarm, Screaming Banshee horn, Led Flood lights, Tool tube, Andy Strapz Expedition soft panniers and frames.