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PostSubject: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 8:00 pm

Hi everyone. Accidental VX800 owner here. My names Pete Connelly and I was looking for a new (old!) bike. Needed a bit of upright due to an old (non bike) neck injury which reared its ugly head every time I went over 20 minutes on my (now sold) Triumph Daytona 955.

Never considered a cruiser, cos I don't like Harleys, and was never sure the Japanese could do one.
Wow! How wrong was I. A VX800 (1991) popped up and bang I was in the Suzuki 800 club. Fabulous bike. I am having untold fun. Needs a little tuning (I think it's restricted-so that will have to go!), but big smile on face and enjoying my biking for first time in a year or so.

Thanks for the welcome.

Question, Any one any idea what model number it might be (you know E 01/02 etc) ? The Vin number is; VS51A102899 and engine number S501-1060B8. Any other  clues I should be looking at ? Also I have a downloaded 'Service Manual' and a Haynes 'Suzuki Intruder, Marauder, Volusia '85 to '06 ' manual. Anything better out there for a newbie to both maintenance, fettling and Suzukis ?

Any help most welcome.
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 8:22 pm

Glad your enjoying it Pete, and your story sports to jap cruiser is repeated all over this site, if only we had known sooner!
Someone will be along shortly with your answers this place is chocked full of guys who REALLY know 800's (just not me i'm the "gay" loud moufed cockney who inspires humour rather than intellect!) Only me ! 3213823784
Ps I'm not gay! warning don't let this lot know your weaknesses they pounce like lions hyst
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 8:34 pm

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Ps I'm not gay! warning don't let this lot know your weaknesses they pounce like lions hyst
Welcome Pete and yes he is!
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 8:57 pm

wwweee  Pete and I'm not sure  Only me ! 852880
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 9:01 pm

Hi Pete and Only me ! 304308752
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 9:13 pm

Hi Pete  WELM you don't like Harley's eh?   Only me ! 2254362768   Only me ! 852880 

ps. just for future reference, if you could ask questions in the relevant sections you'll get more response, this is just a welcome section  Only me ! 3498837457

this'll give you more insight into vin numbers while you learn the ropes  Link and don't believe hawktheslayer, he is gay!
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 9:13 pm

Only me ! 936075699   Pete!   Only me ! 3005623951
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 9:30 pm

Hi and welcome Pete
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 9:57 pm

I'm NOT i'm NOT Iam ooops fecking typos Only me ! 3213823784  They are all liars. wwweee
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 10:16 pm

Only me ! 2773974287  Pete, &  Only me ! 304308752    Only me ! 18617

Great to see yet another VX800 has found an owner that 'gets it'

I don't like Harleys in particular ........ but have ridden them in the past, along with a myriad of other bikes, & besides the VX actually own an XR1200 .... which is a HD for those that don't like HDs !

Enjoy your VX, & the forum !

Cheers  Only me ! 256401                       Only me ! 3005623951  Yam
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeTue Nov 03, 2015 11:06 pm

Only me ! 2773974287  Pete and Only me ! 1530558013 from a fellow VX owner.
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeWed Nov 04, 2015 11:04 am

Welcome on board Pete - I moved over to a cruiser for more or less the same reasons, sore neck, sore back, sore arse (tho that had nothing to do with Gay Justin).  Enjoy your ride - you'll find people here will be able to point you in the right direction with any queries you may have (no more Justin jokes please)
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeWed Nov 04, 2015 4:31 pm

hello pete and welcm to the site
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeWed Nov 04, 2015 7:09 pm

Welcome on board Pete ... Don't take any notice of Sim's comment about HawktheSlayer. 

Justin's never slept with any gay man - but he did tell us that he has slept with a man who has Only me ! 3005623951
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PostSubject: Re: Only me !   Only me ! Icon_minitimeThu Nov 05, 2015 12:05 pm

wwweee  Peter from another Peter! You'll find oodles of fun n gay jokes on here about Justine no matter what he say's! A lot of knowledge out there with the guys though but as Sim say's try to put any questions in the relevant topics area.
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