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Old 08-28-2013, 06:28 PM   #105
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Originally Posted by Meter Man View Post
I owned a DR650 for 6 years.

I would buy one as an adventure tourer again if they did several things:

CArtridge forks/better shock. Fully adjustable

Fuel injected

Better headlight

Bigger stock tank 5 gallon minimum

I know all but the fuel injection can be bought and bolted on but I've found that adding aftermarket parts doesn't always mean it will work right together.
Sounds like a 690 to me. The 690, though pricy, would likely be cheaper that those mods on a DR.
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