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    KTM has truly become a serious contender. ...

    KTM has truly become a serious contender. Primsrily known for dirtbikes, they build some great adventure bikes too. Add to that, KTM purchased Husqvarna a few years ago and revived that as a top...
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    He’s an ELKA Fanboy...

    He’s an ELKA Fanboy...
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    10 seconds, must feel like an eternity...

    Smart owners, turn on the key and it boots while we install a helmet or gear.

    If you do wear a helmet, maybe try that.

    I gave up long ago being...
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    [SOLD] We already have set, but will say, they are...

    We already have set, but will say, they are pretty sweet. Likely the best bang for the buck Can Am accessory we ever purchased. Works great to store raingear.
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    In the past, dealer levels were discussed here. ...

    In the past, dealer levels were discussed here. If still as it was, much of the rating is based on sales, not service or customer satisfaction after the sale. Best to find a quality tech,...
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    Marcus, seems we both appreciate quality...

    Marcus, seems we both appreciate quality springs...

    Small detail, but another one of those reasons top quality costs more, riding on a quality spring.
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    These are not too shabby looking either......

    These are not too shabby looking either......
  8. Have you spoken to the folks at Central Florida...

    Have you spoken to the folks at Central Florida Powersports? Unless something has changed recently, they are a serious Can Am dealership with dedicated service techs, plus good guys to deal with.
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    I fully get all that. Yes there are assembly...

    I fully get all that. Yes there are assembly lubes and fluids I use based on both performance and long term results. Pretty certain the whole how the damper works is a non issue for me. Honestly,...
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    Marcus all the best with your efforts. Similar...

    Marcus all the best with your efforts. Similar to Darren at PUSH and Adam at Kreft, your lack of simple info rings hollow and in the same way, and for similar reasons that I do not recommend Kreft...
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    This time, not teaching, merely sharing...

    This time, not teaching, merely sharing experiences, good and bad. If Mobil 1 grease works well, please share. Actually, since you did the research on the bearings, can you PM me your source for...
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    First off, very cool you got legit bearings. ...

    First off, very cool you got legit bearings.

    As for the grease, yes, Mobil 1 automotive grease. Not thinned or aged, but fresh. As I explained, in the sealed bearing application, we just never...
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    I wish Marcus could explain more of the non...

    I wish Marcus could explain more of the non specific details regarding his shocks. We run Fox, although I am not a huge Fox fan. In the past I spoke with Elka, and I was less than i pressed by...
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    If it were me, pull the two baffles out of the...

    If it were me, pull the two baffles out of the cat delete pipe. The back pressure from the oem exhaust is adequate. The baffles will help for low rpm stuff but tend to act as a restriction as rpm...
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    You might do better to consider utilizing the...

    You might do better to consider utilizing the mounts for the small windscreen addendum fairings. Actually, if the addendum fairings are removed, that would allow for the thickness of the mount you...
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    Wanted to add, regarding filling the bearings...

    Wanted to add, regarding filling the bearings 100%, sealed bearings on the KTM, and other off road motorcycles, which will generate the added heat possibly lacking in the bicycle, are done to prevent...
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    Yuasa batteries too are counterfeited. ...

    Yuasa batteries too are counterfeited. Apparently enough that Yuasa has published a guide on how to help identify them and may even have a hotline of sorts to check serial numbers.
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    2014 RTS in this house. We bought it in January...

    2014 RTS in this house. We bought it in January of 2014, back when this forum had most of the group profoundly saying never buy a first model year, let them get it sorted out and so much more. ...
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    Flanker presents the reality key points, the...

    Flanker presents the reality key points, the majority of riders will not make adjustments to the suspension or have the knowledge to make the adjustments.

    This morning, my brother came by. He and...
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    BRP / Rotax would be brilliant to step away from...

    BRP / Rotax would be brilliant to step away from the current design. For such a modern engine, it was foolish to go with shared gearbox and engine oil. Yes it works, but the engine would benefit...
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    Aircraft radial engines are dry sump and likely...

    Aircraft radial engines are dry sump and likely predate the Harley by a decade or two..
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    For whatever reason, the engineers and tech guys...

    For whatever reason, the engineers and tech guys took a very simple task and complicated it. The engine is a dry sump design. If heading out, fire the motor, run it for a minute or two and tnen...
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    In your research, did you come across any quality...

    In your research, did you come across any quality bearings that were offered in the proper sizes that were full compliment cageless styles? Was considering upgrading possibly, but laziness will...
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    FWIW, i have been doing this for several decades...

    FWIW, i have been doing this for several decades on motorcycles and bicycles. You can fill 100% with no failures or concerns other than you will see excess grease weep out from under the lip of the...
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    I know they were not mentioned, but BRP Can Am...

    I know they were not mentioned, but BRP Can Am has offered Fox Shox as an accessory. On our Spyder, we had already installed the Baja Ron swaybar. Yes it was an improvement. A short time later I...
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    FS: RT Series Chrome Exhaust Trim

    I have for sale, the chrome exhaust endcap, and the chrome exhaust heatguard.

    The heatguard had a small dent in the forward upper corner, essentially not seen as it is next to the bodywork. I...
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    FWIW, on the Sikorskys, the nickel is a cap over...

    FWIW, on the Sikorskys, the nickel is a cap over the titanium leading edge that is adhesive bonded over the blades composite structure. Removing the nickel cap is a challenge to remove.

    At one...
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    Which helicopters are you referring too. ...

    Which helicopters are you referring too.

    Stainless is often prone to galling in some types. As for nickel, not so sure that will cover any better than chrome. Plus, to be truly effective, often...
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    Sadly, if you were to chrome plate splines, due...

    Sadly, if you were to chrome plate splines, due to material buildup from plating, it would be impossible to produce a proper fit. Add to the, I believe chrome is like other plating processes, and...
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    Good info, any info and part numbers on the front...

    Good info, any info and part numbers on the front wheel bearings.
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