Originally Posted by luckyjr
I maintained a fleet of BMW's for a large police dept. Eighteen bikes. We also had Harleys. The warrenty work went on forever. Day one = one engine replacement+ two transmission replacements. Finally they recalled all of them due to a brake issue. BMW grounded them (do not ride), and came for them with a trailer. When they came back they were the most expensive bikes we ever had. Harleys were not much better. The old KZ Kawasaki was the best.
Yep. I think the Denver area PD's must be experiencing the same thing, or something similar. They dumped their Harleys for BMW's a couple of years ago and a motor-cop recently told me that they're also thinking about getting into a Jap brand soon.