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Old 03-25-2013, 08:57 AM   #780
bajafrenzy
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Joined: Jul 2011
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Oddometer: 31
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Originally Posted by pyoungbl View Post
Quite a few years ago there was a problem with forks fracturing on a few singles. BMW came out with a re-design that beefed up the axle support, no systemic problems since. I believe the fix applies to all fuel injected models but it's well over 5 years old now.

Haven't heard this about all fuel injected models being fixed and searches I've done haven't shown this to be true. That being said, this is kicking the proverbial dead horse. Do a google search of broken forks advrider and threads dedicated to this topic will come up. Here's some help:
http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=700385
I haven't had any issues with my GS.
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