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Old 08-02-2012, 05:29 AM   #14
PETDOC
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Joined: Dec 2002
Location: Walland,TN
Oddometer: 1,198
Quote:
Originally Posted by tagesk View Post
it is an electrical pump, and it is doomed to fail some day.
A new one costs in the order of 1500 euro.
In real terms: If it fails you will end up converting your bike into a non-ABS bike.
[TaSK]
Your comment about awesome stopping power is almost an understatement. I've put 48,000 miles on my '04 and it has the most incredible brakes I've ever experienced on a motorcycle. Regarding failure of the ABS unit, there is a place in Idaho (http://www.modulemaster.com/en/index.php) that now repairs them for about $350 and gives a 5 year guarantee. You can search GSpot for some recent threads on repaired units.
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