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Old 01-14-2013, 03:06 AM   #72981
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Originally Posted by Adv Grifter View Post
Will either go 50,000 miles without trouble?
Dunno. Still a BMW product.
I bought a 2002 BMW F650GS new, essentially the same as the Sertao, when I got back into riding after a long break. My wife and I put a lot of miles on it, and it has still not had any problems at all. No engine problems, engine's never been apart except for routing valve checks; no FI issues at all, still has the original wheel bearings, it just keeps going on and on with its new owner.

It's got 115,000 kms on it now. Routine maintenance is the key to longevity with any machine.
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