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Old 12-02-2005, 06:36 PM   #11
dirtypumpkin
"Monster Truck Bike"
 
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Joined: Jan 2005
Location: Northern California
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Congrats on the bike, and not to open up another can of worms
for you, but dont worry about a soft break in, ride that sucker.
I really wish the 400 had a 6 speed, must be nice to have it.

http://www.mototuneusa.com/break_in_secrets.htm



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Originally Posted by bmwhd

The most pleasant surprise is the over-drive 6th gear (0.904 according to the owners manual). It will have no problem on the highway even with my fat butt loading it down. What will be a problem is keeping under 4K RPM for the 500 mile breakin period. That's just not going to be possible. This bike begs to be revved.
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