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Forum: Battle scooters 10-26-2013, 09:40 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 11,267
Posted By HBrew
I have a 2008 HD 200 that I bought new in May...

I have a 2008 HD 200 that I bought new in May 2009. I have about 18,300 miles on it so far, with no problems. Many of the miles are 2 up, and on the highway. The more I ride it the more I like it....
Forum: Battle scooters 03-26-2013, 07:03 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
It may have been after the Carter fire, and...

It may have been after the Carter fire, and before Alliance started as a new distributer. My dealer was set up to order parts, short term in the time between distributers, from the distributer in...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-26-2013, 01:53 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
Parts are available for SYM

The complaint was that Alliance Powersports will not sell parts directly to the public. The parts are available through the dealer network.

I posted the following on page 3 of this thread, you...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-24-2013, 04:45 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
It's a new model. The CityCom is also back. ...

It's a new model. The CityCom is also back.

You may want to check out the Alliance Powersports website.

http://alliancepowersports.com/
Forum: Battle scooters 02-20-2013, 03:37 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
I am curious, when was this originally posted? ...

I am curious, when was this originally posted?

It sounds like other posts that were being made before Alliance was officially the distributor for the US. There were rumors about the US being...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-19-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
I have also read the SYM Owners Forum, and come...

I have also read the SYM Owners Forum, and come away with a very different picture than JerryH. Here is a sample:


"MMSD
Newbie

Posts: 22


Re: Lance Needs to be the only USA Distributor
Forum: Battle scooters 02-18-2013, 08:31 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
+1 Another happy SYM Owner I have never had...

+1 Another happy SYM Owner

I have never had a problem getting parts or service for my HD 200 (hasn't needed many parts, just normal consumables). The complaint that there are no parts available...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-17-2013, 08:41 AM
Replies: 62
Views: 7,403
Posted By HBrew
HD 200 owner

I have a 2008 HD 200 that I bought new in May 2009. Currently it has 15,300 miles on it. It has been solid, no problems, it has only had standard maintenance done to it. I have never had a problem...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-06-2013, 07:05 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
Nice looking scoot, I like the yellow!

Nice looking scoot, I like the yellow!
Forum: Battle scooters 01-06-2013, 03:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
Any updates? :lurk

Any updates? :lurk
Forum: Battle scooters 01-03-2013, 07:18 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
I apologize for my part in the side track. ...

I apologize for my part in the side track.

Can't wait to hear what you think of the HD 200. I have a 2008 with 15000 + trouble free miles.
Forum: Battle scooters 01-02-2013, 01:52 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
Manufacturers can leave a market just a fast as a...

Manufacturers can leave a market just a fast as a separate business distributing when they decide it is not profitable enough. Suzuki stopped selling cars in the US, even though they could have...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-01-2013, 02:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
The point is was it corporate Suzuki? if so they...

The point is was it corporate Suzuki? if so they still closed the doors. No advantage over a separate company distributing the product here. A previous post suggested since SYM was not...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-01-2013, 09:58 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,349
Posted By HBrew
Sym

Didn't Suzuki USA just mostly shut down? No level of business is immune from a recession.

So far I am super happy with my local SYM dealer and by default Alliance. I currently own a HD 200 and...
Forum: Battle scooters 06-04-2012, 10:03 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,850
Posted By HBrew
That's a great deal, congrats!

That's a great deal, congrats!
Forum: Battle scooters 04-21-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,594
Posted By HBrew
Italjet dragster 180

Now this I want in my garage! I didn't know it was back:clap

http://www.platinummotorcycles.com/car-listing/2011-italjet-dragster-180-2/

Sorry I am having trouble inserting a photo, there is...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-20-2012, 08:13 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,594
Posted By HBrew
Question Vespa PX

Is it the Vespa PX?
Forum: Battle scooters 04-20-2012, 07:19 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,594
Posted By HBrew
Yamaha Zuma

Is it the Yamaha Zuma?
Forum: Battle scooters 10-25-2011, 07:22 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 7,406
Posted By HBrew
Another beer snob.

+1 from a beer snob!
Forum: Battle scooters 08-10-2011, 04:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,048
Posted By HBrew
That's one long scooter

Check this out: http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2011/08/10/british-plumber-builds-worlds-longest-motorcycle/?test=faces
Forum: Battle scooters 07-28-2011, 08:57 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 26,335
Posted By HBrew
MINT- 2006 Honda Helix -MINT - $2500 (Anoka)

For you Helix fans: http://minneapolis.craigslist.org/ank/mcy/2517600239.html
Forum: Battle scooters 05-04-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,840
Posted By HBrew
Kymco People GTi 300

Wow I would love to take this one for a test ride!

I wonder what the top speed and fuel milage is? I would expect this scooter to hit the sweet spot.
Forum: Battle scooters 09-25-2010, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,041
Posted By HBrew
Wow! I would love to take one of those for a...

Wow!

I would love to take one of those for a ride:D

Congratulations on a great find!
Forum: Battle scooters 08-19-2010, 03:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,487
Posted By HBrew
My wife has an Isuzu and you are correct we have...

My wife has an Isuzu and you are correct we have not had any problems getting parts and service.

I would buy another SYM scooter without hesitation.
Forum: Battle scooters 08-19-2010, 07:36 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 7,487
Posted By HBrew
I have a 2008 HD 200 with 5600 miles it is a...

I have a 2008 HD 200 with 5600 miles it is a great scooter.

Don't confuse Carter Brothers with SYM. It doesn't look real good for Carter Brothers, but I am hoping they make it though this. I am...
Forum: Battle scooters 11-19-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,732
Posted By HBrew
Not sure I understand the point of buying a...

Not sure I understand the point of buying a company in China and moving it here? And why keep one employee there?

Even so it would be very very cool to have scooters built in the USA.
Forum: Beasts 10-29-2009, 06:26 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
+1 :clap

+1 :clap
Forum: Beasts 10-29-2009, 01:48 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
:baldy :kboom

:baldy :kboom
Forum: Beasts 10-24-2009, 05:06 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
The question isn't was Buell profitable. The...

The question isn't was Buell profitable. The question is can they be profitable. If they are sold in non-HD dealer ships who want to sell them (not forced to). If they are given enough marketing...
Forum: Beasts 10-24-2009, 10:31 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
There is a sweet thought a full line up of Rotax...

There is a sweet thought a full line up of Rotax powered Buells. :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 10-24-2009, 09:53 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,280
Posted By HBrew
Great looking scooter. I would love to test ride...

Great looking scooter. I would love to test ride it and compare it to the SYM Citycom 300i.
Forum: Battle scooters 10-23-2009, 09:12 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,655
Posted By HBrew
No problem. Always glad to help a fellow scooter...

No problem. Always glad to help a fellow scooter rider. And it is a shame to see a nice scooter like the Blur become a kitchen ornament :D
Forum: Battle scooters 10-20-2009, 03:01 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,655
Posted By HBrew
new motor

This maybe of interest to you a crashed Blur:


http://www.crashedtoys.com/index.php?fuseaction=car.view&id=2697615
Forum: Beasts 10-20-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
Anyone have any more information on the rumors? ...

Anyone have any more information on the rumors? How about information on individual models surviving, such as Uly or Blast? Or even some of the engineering elements from Buell?
Forum: Beasts 10-19-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 404
Views: 37,845
Posted By HBrew
Griz when I read your opinion I took it as a...

Griz when I read your opinion I took it as a taunt. With text only and no body language or other knowledge about the poster's personality it is often difficult to understand the true intent of a...
Forum: Battle scooters 10-09-2009, 03:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,595
Posted By HBrew
Still love it

I have a bit more than 2300 miles on the HD 200 now and I am still loving it. It is a blast to ride and gets great gas milage.

It is very quick for a scooter and is definitely capable of running...
Forum: Battle scooters 09-29-2009, 01:42 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,110
Posted By HBrew
I love my HD 200 too. My dealer has been great...

I love my HD 200 too. My dealer has been great to work with and are providing excellent customer support. I give them my highest recommendation for the service they provide. :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 08-07-2009, 04:49 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,035
Posted By HBrew
Erik Buell reads this forum?

Quote:
Originally Posted by HBrew
At this point it would be between a BV 500 and a Buell Blast. I would lean towards the BV, it appears it would be better on long rides than the Blast. But I do...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-02-2009, 09:21 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,110
Posted By HBrew
May I ask what exactly is the problem Carter...

May I ask what exactly is the problem Carter Brothers is not responding to? And where is the dealer in this issue?
Forum: Battle scooters 07-18-2009, 09:13 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 6,035
Posted By HBrew
At this point it would be between a BV 500 and a...

At this point it would be between a BV 500 and a Buell Blast. I would lean towards the BV, it appears it would be better on long rides than the Blast. But I do love the simplicity (almost...
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