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Old 12-23-2012, 12:07 PM   #3213
Beastly Adventurer
Joined: Nov 2006
Location: NE Oregon
Oddometer: 5,409
Hmmmmm...Count Me Out

Originally Posted by ericm View Post
In the cases where the owner has the ability to access the tuning, electronic controls are far superior to old mechanical ones when it comes to home tuing. I'd rather adjust the ECU with a laptop than replace jets, slides and needles in a rack of carbs.
Funny, but fewer electronics, yes I know that is quickly becoming pure fantasy, sure makes for less gremlins and electron vagrancy! Old fart like me prefers stuff I can fix in BFE without batteries, solar power or satellites with just hand tools and ingenuity.

But that is just me.
"In Wallowas"
2007 R1200GS Adventure " explore off-road, alone in my case, way out in the boonies...that feeds the soul!" After 2014 BOM my bike is forthwith the "GS McGee"!
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