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    I always use Premium, but the gas blends here in...

    I always use Premium, but the gas blends here in Commiefornia are usually so bad (in terms of performance) there is a noticeable drop off if you use lesser grades.
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    My wife and I will be there.

    My wife and I will be there.
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    I too have done it at home without any BUDS...

    I too have done it at home without any BUDS issues. It's kind of a PITA, but it's not difficult.
  4. Thread: front tires

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    When I had my 08 with the 14" rims I switched to...

    When I had my 08 with the 14" rims I switched to General Altimax tires in front and was very happy with them. I don't know if they're still in production or not since it's an antiquated and odd size...
  5. Thread: Air deflecters

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    I've had them on my RT since almost day one. I...

    I've had them on my RT since almost day one. I really like them and they worked wonderfully. I'm sure the Bakers work well, but the BRP ones integrate with the bike perfectly as you'd expect from a...
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    FS: Still available

    Still available
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    1330cc: I've had Formoza's on my Spyder for over a year...

    I've had Formoza's on my Spyder for over a year now and I've not noticed any road noise beyond normal. What I did notice is for a cheap Chinese made tire, they work wonderfully on Spyders. Who...
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    FS: Women's Draggin Jeans Size 14

    Women's Draggin Jeans in size 14. However, they fit closer to a size 12. They roughly measure: Waist 34" with a 32" inseam.

    They are the "Classic" style jeans in indigo, kind of like stone wash....
  9. Thread: Front tires

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    I've tried several different front tires over the...

    I've tried several different front tires over the course of owning 2 different Spyders and I agree with Ann, the Formoza is the best front tire I've found. The Quatrac 5 might be good, but I have no...
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    Yes. If they know a few things as stated above. ...

    Yes. If they know a few things as stated above.

    Some of the independent motorcycle shop are quite good. Some are much better than the dealers, and some are not. My local indy shop is one that...
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    Like Mike said the stock tire is rather "weak". ...

    Like Mike said the stock tire is rather "weak". In that it's a 2 ply tire, roughly meaning it's thin. Because the tread is thin it balloons in the middle and inflation pressure really doesn't...
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    I changed my plugs out at a little over 35k miles...

    I changed my plugs out at a little over 35k miles and mine were noticeably worn once I got them out and inspected. Once new ones were installed the did bike run better.
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    Elka stage 2's on the front of my RT. No change...

    Elka stage 2's on the front of my RT. No change in ride height at all.

    Personally, I wouldn't want to lower a Spyder at all for the stated reasons. They're already are too low IMO. Another 1"...
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    I have Elka stage 2 on the front of my bike. I...

    I have Elka stage 2 on the front of my bike. I had the seals fail in about 18 months of easy use, so no warranty. The seal head was replaced by a local motorcycle suspension professional, since the...
  15. Thread: Brakes

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    Did you clean the new rotor thoroughly? Rotors...

    Did you clean the new rotor thoroughly? Rotors come from the factory with a protective film that has to be cleaned off before installation.
  16. The front tires really aren't all that bad on the...

    The front tires really aren't all that bad on the Spyder, it's the rear that's seriously sub-par. IMO, if you're not a very sensitive rider, you won't really notice much difference.
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    I'm glad that everyone walked away without major...

    I'm glad that everyone walked away without major injuries. Good luck in your healing process.
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    Lifting weights and working out are perfect, but...

    Lifting weights and working out are perfect, but I was referring to specific types of stretching routines. Things that come from professionals who can tailor the routine to your specific needs. ...
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    By all means double check the tire balancing. However, I would strongly suggest you consider a laser alignment of the front end. Also check the ball joints too. I had several of them go bad on my...
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    When I had my 2008 GS with the 998 I had horrible...

    When I had my 2008 GS with the 998 I had horrible heat issues too. Including the boiling gas. :yikes: One of the best solutions was to remove the plastic splash panels on the underside of the...
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    Back trouble and multiple surgeries here too. ...

    Back trouble and multiple surgeries here too. For me, tri-axis bars, back rest, and Airhawk seat cushion all help a ton. For you, if you haven't done it yet: get a good stretching routine from a...
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    I had a bad tear many years ago. Luckily, it...

    I had a bad tear many years ago. Luckily, it done with a scope, but just barely. For me, it took about 8 months of vigorous rehab before I was comfortable riding and doing normal life activities. ...
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    That's all I'm saying. ;) Also, the bearings...

    That's all I'm saying. ;)

    Also, the bearings have a superseded part number, so there is some kind of difference, but clearly they're interchangeable.
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    Sorry, they are different. BRP changed the...

    Sorry, they are different. BRP changed the design of the rear wheel. Take a look at the attached parts diagrams.
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    He has an RS, which used a different rear wheel...

    He has an RS, which used a different rear wheel than the current models.
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    FS: Still available.

    Still available.
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    I put the Federals on my bike last year and...

    I put the Federals on my bike last year and currently have a little over 5k miles on them and they look like virtually new. At that rate I would expect something along the lines of Ann.
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    FS: Weekend bump

    Weekend bump
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    And, my Harley is bone stock. (2018 Heritage...

    And, my Harley is bone stock. (2018 Heritage Classic) :2thumbs:
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    FS: 2014 Spyder RT SE6

    Up for sale is a 2014 Can Am Spyder RT touring model. The wife has decided to get an F3.

    It is in excellent condition with signs of normal usage. It has always been garaged or when parked...
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