Ok, thanks guys for all your help. I'm going to use it and ride it. Done.
Let us get back to our regularly scheduled "How many miles on your KLR" thread.
So sorry about the thread drift , it felt like it was morphing into a full on hi-jack.
My '98 KLR actually has 12,366 miles on it. I'll try to do better I promise..... :)
1997 Honda Valkyrie, 1998 Kawasaki KLR 650