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Offline uralrob

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Re: High Mileage Purchase
Reply #10 on: January 22, 2021, 08:59:42 PM

 
 +1 to all of the above. If the price is right and it hasn't been banged up I'd go for it.

 Rob.

Offline Bayonet

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Re: High Mileage Purchase
Reply #11 on: January 23, 2021, 11:19:55 PM

Mine the day it tripped over the 100k mark. 103,000 on the clock when I sold it to my mate back in September. It passed it's MOT yesterday with no problem.
2015 Versys 1000- 103,000 miles (doesn't use any oil between changes), 1 frayed starter circuit wire, 10 shims (over two checks), 8 rear tyres, 9 front tyres, 12 oil changes, 2 sets of plugs, 2 air filter, 10 fork seals,  1 set of head race bearings, 4 chain and sprocket sets, 4 screens, 5 pairs of front brake pads, 2 pair of rear pads (old ones wouldn't' wear out) 1 parking light bulb, 2 new front wheel bearings (precautionary),11 washes and counting. Also 1 front brake light switch.

Offline russellfaulk

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Re: High Mileage Purchase
Reply #12 on: January 24, 2021, 02:22:09 PM
Thanks everyone for your comments. I pulled the trigger on it yesterday for $2400.00. Itís a very well maintained bike and still has a Kawasaki extended warranty until August of this year.  Itís only need at this time is tires.

Offline TYKE

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Re: High Mileage Purchase
Reply #13 on: January 24, 2021, 05:10:32 PM
Congratulations,  the bike sounds great, maybe post some pictures 
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