Originally Posted by RoundOz
...the last time I posted it a few pages back, but the 1190 stand is only mounted with 6mm screws...it probably doesn't represent as big an issue as the 9x0 stand does in the event of an impact....as long as you carry a set of screw extractors and a battery drill. But it might be worthwhile mentioning it to the vertically challenged who habitually mount the bike by climbing on via the foot peg when on the sidestand. Do I remember reading a warning against this practice in the 990 owners manual....?
I've never noticed.. but thanks for the tip.. i usually do that when my legs are tired :)