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Old 04-09-2012, 12:14 AM   #1
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Location: Norway
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A dream came through!

Picked up my long awaited dreambike yesterday, a 2008 GS1200 Adventure! It has 35K kilometers on it, so I guess there's plenty of life left in her! Will start full service and maintenance work on it today. It has a full service history, but I like to put everything back to "zero", just in case.
Here she is:
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Old 04-09-2012, 01:56 AM   #2
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Old 04-09-2012, 02:55 AM   #3
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Nice bike!

Ha det bra.
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Old 04-09-2012, 05:20 AM   #4
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Great work! I got my self a triple black 2008 GSA with 45,000km on it just 3 months ago!

Simply Amazing bike and once you tame the beast youll never turn back!
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Old 04-09-2012, 05:40 AM   #5
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Beautiful bike!

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Old 04-09-2012, 07:20 AM   #6
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Congrats and welcome to the asylum!

Schlim66

PS. I like your sig ;-)
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Old 04-09-2012, 08:38 AM   #7
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Congrats! A beauty.


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Old 04-09-2012, 08:45 AM   #8
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For the rest of you who were wondering...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Zoef zoef View Post
Nice bike!

Ha det bra.
Norwegian

[edit]Interjection
ha det bra
goodbye, take care


PS...nice bike...love the red/black seat combo.
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Old 04-09-2012, 09:01 AM   #9
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Congratluations!

Beautiful bike, welcome aboard!
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Old 04-09-2012, 09:09 AM   #10
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congrats! just a quick note - the phrase is "a dream came true".
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Old 04-09-2012, 12:42 PM   #11
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Congrats.
And it's the extra fast color too.
Get it dirty and post a few more pics.
Cheers.
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Old 04-09-2012, 01:19 PM   #12
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Nice bike, congratulations.
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Old 04-09-2012, 04:16 PM   #13
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Congrats,Now go out and get it dirty...........
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Old 04-09-2012, 04:19 PM   #14
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A great machine. I love my GSA. I wish you many years of happy riding. Your dream really has come "through".
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Old 04-09-2012, 05:09 PM   #15
Mike M
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Congrats and......nice color!
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