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Old 06-25-2012, 02:20 PM   #63
Solo Lobo
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Location: Shoreline, WA
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Originally Posted by coastranger View Post
so I admit I am not that familiar with the G/S bikes. But a bike wiht less than 20k on it, is it normal to have the forks rebuilt and the final drive resealed and new shoes ?
Not trying to be funny or sound stupid or anything, just curious
not curious in buying or anything, just curious of the life span of the G/S
then again , maybe its the age, not the miles
Mine had 21K miles on it when I bought it and looked WAY worse than that eBay one.... yes to a fork rebuild, final drive rebuild, trans rebuild as well as exhaust valve guides...

Low miles don't really mean much when you are talking about a thirty year old BMW...

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Originally Posted by Stagehand
your bike is suitably dirty. Well done.
So I sold my GS and went shopping for a G/S!
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