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Old 10-15-2012, 02:18 PM   #15
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Originally Posted by jesusgatos View Post
So what are the differences between the 12 and 13 models that got you back on one of these bikes? Did they sort out the problems with the fuel injection that you were having?
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Originally Posted by neduro
*I got one of the first 500s last year, and unlike apparently everyone else in the world, did not like it. The chassis was great, but my motor was rough and stall-prone to the point that the dealership wound up taking it back. After hours of testing fuel pumps, injectors, and ECUs, it turned out to be a bad spark plug cap. Oh how we all laughed. Something like that could happen to any bike, of any age... unfair to hold it against FI although I certainly did for a time!
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