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Old 05-19-2008, 04:17 PM   #20
Johnny KLR
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Originally Posted by warnabrother
I am sorry but I have to strongly disagree..
The one I rode had ill fitting plastics.. the plastics still had rough mould marks around their edges.. the paintwork had blemishes and was very thun.. the switchgear was rubbish.. the suspension was average.. the brakes were just okay.. the engine was okay, but just..

the whole bike just screamed "cost cutting" to me.. cheap and nasty.. but it was fun to ride.
Maybe they send the second-hand units to PA... I've never, ever seen one like that. In fact, I can say with absolute certainty that the Kawi build quality is substantially BETTER than any 650GS I've encountered.
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