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Old 12-09-2012, 06:07 AM   #4499
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Location: Magalia, CA./ Butte & Siskiyou C.
Oddometer: 1,825
I've never got 60mpg...

Originally Posted by sandalscout View Post
I'm more close to your figures than others, but the PO of my bike modified the intake and exhaust. I get about 205 with 75MPH interstate dominate riding, and about 245-250 with backroad putzing around. I say I average about 45mpg, looks like others are getting nearly 60?
out of either of my bikes but hit 55mpg on the 1990 once and that was riding very consertivly. I don't think I've ever gotten less than 42 mpg out of either bike off road. typically 42-45. One time I was getting 38 mpg on the 09 but that was when I had it jetted really fat. didn't stay that way long, I was experimenting.
No, I don't know where that road goes, let's find out!
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