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Old 08-06-2008, 08:19 AM   #50
slide
A nation in despair
 
Joined: Jul 2003
Location: NM, USA
Oddometer: 21,119
My DL1000 stranded me twice. I've never had any BMW of any year strand me. Admittedly, I never owned a BMW >2001 but still the statement that the DL is more reliable than a BMW isn't, IMO, supported by the facts.

Also is the only reason you ride to get from A to B? Why bother on a bike you say is souless? Why not take the train or a truck? Even if you could prove to me that Bike A is less reliable than boring bike B, I'd rather take bike A and accept the risk of trouble. I mean, this is a sport, not a trudge.
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