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Oldfeller
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PostSubject: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:07 pm

I am learning about the VL800 prior to putting the money down to buy one.

Looking for any repeater issues and known fixes, in other words ......

Thanks,

Oldfeller
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hawktheslayer
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:20 pm

NOTHING! seriously cant think of 1 reason not to buy
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Mon Nov 07, 2016 9:38 pm

Best thing I've bought in a long time - buy it - you'll not regret it.
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 3:05 am

hello and welcm have a 2008 vl800 couple of years now and well pleased
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 8:47 am

  &  Oldfeller! 

I wouldn't know, I went for the 'M' model myself...... Laughing
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:54 am

Hi Oldfeller and   I also went for the 'M' but from the above comments I dont think you will regret choosing the 'VL'
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:07 am

Something to avoid....Spokes ...for me cleaning spokes was a nightmare
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 10:56 am

Ho Oldfella  welcm
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 2:20 pm

wwweee  to the group. I would recommend the VL800, or C50 as it is in the states as a good compromise anytime!
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 4:51 pm

Welcome, and enjoy the site !!!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Tue Nov 08, 2016 6:15 pm

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PostSubject: Re: Hello from prospective VL800 owner   Wed Nov 09, 2016 5:22 pm

I have an '01 model - great bike.  Nice & simple, carbed so you're not going to be tempted to piss around with the FI.  Have a good look round the underside of the frame, the paint will have taken some battering & be rusty, but it's just a case of rubbing off the rust, giving it a coat of Curust & finishing with Hamerite to stop the spread.  Usual stuff - try & find one that has some service history.   Certainly worth dropping the shaft out & making sure that it's greased up as they can run dry which is not good for them

If you any queries before you buy, there's plenty of knowledge on the forum
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