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Forum: Beasts 12-13-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 4,351
Views: 826,341
Posted By brokeassloser
I owned a 650l for a while. I was being sarcastic...

I owned a 650l for a while. I was being sarcastic and stand by the second half of my last post. It really is a great bike to own if your intended use matches it. That bike hauled me all over the...
Forum: Beasts 12-13-2014, 08:27 PM
Replies: 4,351
Views: 826,341
Posted By brokeassloser
Junk = doesn't perform like a full blown...

Junk = doesn't perform like a full blown motocrosser while being fully factory street legal and requiring almost no maintenance.......Duh.

The 650l is a great bike for what it is intended for....
Forum: Beasts 12-09-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
My first year multi has been completely trouble...

My first year multi has been completely trouble free. And I beat the hell out of that thing.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 12-09-2014, 08:16 PM
Replies: 4,632
Views: 348,620
Posted By brokeassloser
"easy"....yeah that's it. I remember leaving some...

"easy"....yeah that's it. I remember leaving some bike parts and skin that hill back in the day.
Forum: Thumpers 12-08-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,372
Posted By brokeassloser
Why not a primary bike for a singletrack junkie?...

Why not a primary bike for a singletrack junkie? ( serious question as I'm considering one if I can pull it together and find one) What would be the downsides?

I rather like the gnar.
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 12-05-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 105,806
Posted By brokeassloser
My wife with her CB1100 and our exactly 40 model...

My wife with her CB1100 and our exactly 40 model year older CB3504.
...
Forum: Road warriors 12-02-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 4,047
Views: 467,568
Posted By brokeassloser
Last year over 2100 people bought Lamborghinis. I...

Last year over 2100 people bought Lamborghinis. I imagine there are 200 people that can afford a 35000 dollar motorcycle.
Forum: Beasts 11-23-2014, 05:35 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
I finally saw the new Multi in person today. The...

I finally saw the new Multi in person today. The main thing I noticed cosmetically is the plastic is much better refined as far as fit and finish goes. It's a good step without radical change. Very...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-08-2014, 08:39 AM
Replies: 4,632
Views: 348,620
Posted By brokeassloser
The route was great. Thanks for that. I saw some...

The route was great. Thanks for that. I saw some roads I'd never seen. It would have been much more relaxing on a dualsport but the Multi made it through (eventually).
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-05-2014, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4,632
Views: 348,620
Posted By brokeassloser
Yup. Oldandslow. I'm hoping to make it. I need to...

Yup. Oldandslow. I'm hoping to make it. I need to break in (as in royally mis-use and abuse) the new CRF250L.
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 11-04-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 4,632
Views: 348,620
Posted By brokeassloser
1) I may be in for Friday if you don't mind....

1) I may be in for Friday if you don't mind. Where and when?

2) WTH is that weirdly cool thing you ride?!
Forum: Thumpers 10-19-2014, 03:22 PM
Replies: 10,693
Views: 2,023,810
Posted By brokeassloser
All hail the little red piggy! I haven't had a...

All hail the little red piggy! I haven't had a chance to do any single track on it yet but wherehave ridden it tracks way better than I expected even at a fairly brisk pace. The rear shock is...
Forum: Thumpers 10-17-2014, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10,693
Views: 2,023,810
Posted By brokeassloser
Brand new 250l owner here!:clap At 4900...

Brand new 250l owner here!:clap

At 4900 for a leftover '13 I couldn't pass it up. I was prepared to be a little disappointed but today I did an 80 mile ride into the hills and back with just a...
Forum: Beasts 10-17-2014, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
I'm secretly hoping my '10 will become a valuable...

I'm secretly hoping my '10 will become a valuable collectors item:rofl.
Forum: Beasts 10-03-2014, 02:49 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
The new design will be perfect in every way....

The new design will be perfect in every way. Improved on every level. How do I know this? Because I own a base model '10. A bike who's resale value is about fourteen dollars US. A bike so un-sought...
Forum: Beasts 09-05-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4,351
Views: 826,341
Posted By brokeassloser
[QUOTE=Roadscum;25008869]"I think Honda did a...

[QUOTE=Roadscum;25008869]"I think Honda did a nice retro treatment of the CB1100..."

The CB1100 is Heavy, underpowered, very limited fuel range




Aren't there enough 1000HP rockets on...
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
There are a lot of solutions. I spaced the bottom...

There are a lot of solutions. I spaced the bottom of my screen out 3/8 inch. That got rid of the buffeting and I've been happy ever sense. Your results may vary.
Forum: Beasts 08-06-2014, 05:56 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
A multi as your first bike?! :eek1 Go big or go...

A multi as your first bike?! :eek1 Go big or go home I guess. Congratulations. At least you won't get bored with your starter bike!



Enjoy.
Forum: Beasts 05-18-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
The dilemma- I have an early '10 and love the...

The dilemma- I have an early '10 and love the bike but its nearing the end of the extended warranty. It has never given me any reason to doubt it will truck on and on (only 15k now so pretty low...
Forum: Beasts 04-26-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
Don't forget tilting the existing screen out or...

Don't forget tilting the existing screen out or spacing the bottom out 3/8"(that's what I did)
Forum: Beasts 04-08-2014, 08:47 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
Build a corolla that will hit 60 in three seconds...

Build a corolla that will hit 60 in three seconds and your multi will get better mileage. Problem solved!



I get about 170 out of a tank but have burned one in less than 60. That was a...
Forum: Road warriors 04-03-2014, 07:06 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 18,256
Posted By brokeassloser
As much as I love my Multi I really like I-fours....

As much as I love my Multi I really like I-fours. This bike has potential.
Forum: Beasts 02-25-2014, 06:04 PM
Replies: 723
Views: 128,455
Posted By brokeassloser
Resale.......pffffffffft. ...

Resale.......pffffffffft.

http://http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q71/chrisgri/215.jpg (http://s133.photobucket.com/user/chrisgri/media/215.jpg.html)
Forum: Beasts 09-12-2013, 06:16 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,635
Posted By brokeassloser
The CB1100 had both ABS and non from the start....

The CB1100 had both ABS and non from the start. The ABS models just sold out fast. One of them to my wife.
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
Mine competes with a lot of other toys so not a...

Mine competes with a lot of other toys so not a huge amount of mileage (only 13k) but it does seem to handle a beating well. Lots of forest roads both paved and unpaved, as much off road as I'm brave...
Forum: Beasts 08-15-2013, 08:26 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
Wow its been three years already since I got my...

Wow its been three years already since I got my multitasker! I've been following this thread since post #1 and picked up one of the first ones. It still offers the thrill and never gets old. Sure...
Forum: Road warriors 06-16-2013, 10:18 PM
Replies: 4,181
Views: 691,632
Posted By brokeassloser
You may understand if you ride it (my wife owns...

You may understand if you ride it (my wife owns one) Honda knocked it out of the park! As for the HP rating aren't there enough 2000HP bikes on the market? The cb pulls from ANY rpm. It's the most...
Forum: Road warriors 05-03-2013, 11:27 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 13,419
Posted By brokeassloser
The failures come from someone thinking all they...

The failures come from someone thinking all they need is a sawsall and a rubbish bin to throw half the bike in and they have a custom. The bikes you are seeing in this thread that look good were...
Forum: Road warriors 04-20-2013, 08:04 PM
Replies: 4,181
Views: 691,632
Posted By brokeassloser
We brought it home today! :clap She grinned the...

We brought it home today! :clap She grinned the entire ride home. I finally got to take it for a spin and WOW. It's everything a CB should be.

The two of them together with happy momma.
...
Forum: Road warriors 04-19-2013, 01:44 PM
Replies: 4,181
Views: 691,632
Posted By brokeassloser
We are picking up a CB1100 ABS model tomorrow for...

We are picking up a CB1100 ABS model tomorrow for the wifey!:clapAnd we are parking it next to this.

http://http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q71/chrisgri/P1010453.jpg...
Forum: Beasts 04-19-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
I put it in the middle of the side. I had pecked...

I put it in the middle of the side. I had pecked away at it but was afraid to break it so I handed it to a tech when I happened to be at the dealer and she just jabbed and twisted. It looks scary but...
Forum: Beasts 04-18-2013, 08:49 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
Put a screwdriver in the space along the edge and...

Put a screwdriver in the space along the edge and don't be scared to give it a twist. The circutboard is loose so be careful once it opens.
Forum: Road warriors 11-30-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 335
Views: 38,400
Posted By brokeassloser
My wife has a 796 I've ridden a handfull of...

My wife has a 796 I've ridden a handfull of times. It behaves very differently from an I-4 which may be why some people think its "snatchy" or whatever- ridden as it should be in the twistys (that...
Forum: Beasts 11-10-2012, 06:50 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,188
Posted By brokeassloser
Never. Mines solid as a rock all the way to the...

Never. Mines solid as a rock all the way to the 140 I'm too chicken to go past. Your dealer will fix it. Prolly an out of balance tire.
Forum: Beasts 10-14-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
+1 more. I've soaked mine many times. No problems...

+1 more. I've soaked mine many times. No problems so far
Forum: Beasts 09-07-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
'Bout covers it.

'Bout covers it.
Forum: Beasts 05-18-2012, 04:17 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
I don't have anything useful to add other than I...

I don't have anything useful to add other than I REALLY love this bike, so heres a poser shot.:evil


http://http://i133.photobucket.com/albums/q71/chrisgri/DSCN1550.jpg
Forum: Beasts 04-27-2012, 03:45 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
I dropped ny Multi in the snow this morning. The...

I dropped ny Multi in the snow this morning. The combination of Altrider guards and Barkbusters were worth their weight for sure. It slammed right down where the mirror and brake lever would have...
Forum: Pacific Northwet - Where it's green. And wet. 04-09-2012, 09:27 PM
Replies: 188
Views: 15,234
Posted By brokeassloser
Thanks for letting me tag along.......or...

Thanks for letting me tag along.......or following......or whatever. The walkway was laugh out loud fun! Especially watching the 800 do it:clap
Forum: Beasts 03-23-2012, 05:28 PM
Replies: 6,193
Views: 1,287,061
Posted By brokeassloser
3/8" spacer at the bottom screw in the stock...

3/8" spacer at the bottom screw in the stock screen. It made a world of difference for me (a 6'5" rider) and cost me the price of a longer screw.It cures most of the buffeting that makes the stock...
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