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Old 09-11-2013, 12:20 PM   #17251
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Hey RRuger - what did George @ ESP charge you for the forks?
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Old 09-11-2013, 01:28 PM   #17252
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Actually, George has'nt worked on my 990 forks, factory setup still working fine. I just put the stickers on like a child. He has rebuilt the suspension on the 640 and the 525 thou. Not cheap not too expensive. Good workmanship and he knows what he's doing.
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Old 09-11-2013, 02:14 PM   #17253
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I'm positive this is covered somewhere in another thread, but I can't find it so my apologies :)

I'm about to pull the trigger on a new 990 baja, should I wait to see the 2014s or go ahead and get it this weekend? I could wait if there are upgrades but it wouldn't be easy!
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Old 09-11-2013, 03:03 PM   #17254
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Get a Baja. The new generation is gonna have new model growing pains for a couple of years. Add to that a lack of aftermarket parts and you'll wish you had this year's. let our friends in Europe sort out all the issues for us. I'm gonna sell my 2011 once I know the 1190R is sorted.
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Old 09-11-2013, 03:21 PM   #17255
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Just in case Whoam is talknig about waiting for a 2014 990... I have understood the 990 is out of production for 2014. Am I wrong?

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Old 09-11-2013, 04:55 PM   #17256
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990 is no longer being produced and is being replaced with the 1190. Dealers are selling off the remaining stock here in the UK. Most are selling at 2k less than retail price. I just picked up a brand new 990 Adventure for 8250
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Old 09-11-2013, 05:00 PM   #17257
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There you go...
Whoam... If you were considering to wait for a 2014 990, you should shoot the Baja you have available right now...
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Old 09-11-2013, 08:11 PM   #17258
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There you go...
Whoam... If you were considering to wait for a 2014 990, you should shoot the Baja you have available right now...
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Correct, I understand the 2013 Baja is the final curtain... Get it now or forever hold your peace.
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Old 09-12-2013, 06:02 AM   #17259
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Wow, Bruno, so you are going to radically change your riding environment...
Great adventure, great prep excitement and all
Very happy for you, man. Can't wait to see your pics and read your posts. Keep us posted, mate!

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Yes, it's a big change
It's a destiny and a trip that i was planning to do for a long time, because of it's adventure features.
I will post some pics and report
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Old 09-12-2013, 10:45 AM   #17260
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Just wait for the 1290. Heres some 1290 pornography for your viewing pleasure.



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Old 09-12-2013, 02:06 PM   #17261
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Thanks for the info folks!
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Old 09-12-2013, 02:30 PM   #17262
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Pictures from travel to Russia




http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LIcXQufzwe4
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Old 09-12-2013, 05:05 PM   #17263
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Nice video.
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Old 09-13-2013, 01:37 AM   #17264
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My new to me 990 with my friend's 800GS during a great ride last weekend. Freshly installed Mitas E-09 is almost as awesome as this bike!

Was great to be back on two wheels after almost losing the whole summer to an accident. Good thing it has heated grips

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Old 09-13-2013, 05:47 AM   #17265
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Agree, great video!
(bad thing for me I only speak english and spanish )

Thanks for sharing...
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