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Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2013, 09:12 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 19,425
Posted By springfieldboston
Harley= American muscle car sound: No Harley=...

Harley= American muscle car sound: No
Harley= antique tractor sound: Yes

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Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 19,425
Posted By springfieldboston
Thats the key. LOOK at. Its all downhill from...

Thats the key. LOOK at. Its all downhill from there:rofl
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 19,425
Posted By springfieldboston
You want an awesome big bad ass cruiser that's...

You want an awesome big bad ass cruiser that's superior to the other brand.
Get a Valkyrie.
You win!
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,453
Posted By springfieldboston
OP likes GW but with cruiser looks...bingo...

OP likes GW but with cruiser looks...bingo Valkyrie.
Awesome 2 up bike.
Hard pressing to find a decent Tourer model for under 6k though.
For 5k you could get a standard with a Gran Tour on the...
Forum: Road warriors 06-30-2013, 08:11 AM
Replies: 161
Views: 21,974
Posted By springfieldboston
gotta have a eight foot beast called the Valkyrie.

gotta have a eight foot beast called the Valkyrie.
Forum: Road warriors 06-14-2013, 05:57 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,917
Posted By springfieldboston
I have Progressive 440HD on the back and...

I have Progressive 440HD on the back and Progressive fork springs and it is an extremely smooth ride and it tracks like its on rails. It really made a big difference with the fork spring upgrade....
Forum: Road warriors 06-11-2013, 03:25 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,917
Posted By springfieldboston
Valkyrie is a great bike , above 15mph it doesnt...

Valkyrie is a great bike , above 15mph it doesnt feel heavy at all.
Forum: Road warriors 06-08-2013, 09:21 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,917
Posted By springfieldboston
For about 1/3 of the Price of the FB6 you can get...

For about 1/3 of the Price of the FB6 you can get a classic that has held, and will hold its value.
Two problems I notice with carbs.
1) when the bike sits w/o proper storage (knock knock, is...
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2013, 09:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,917
Posted By springfieldboston
Take one for a ride and decide. For me it was...

Take one for a ride and decide.
For me it was Lust at first sight.
Then it was Love at first ride.
Years and miles later, I love it as much as ever, and I will probably have others in the stable,...
Forum: Road warriors 06-07-2013, 03:49 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 61,630
Posted By springfieldboston
http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8256/8665689735_588c...

http://farm9.staticflickr.com/8256/8665689735_588cfc200d.jpg

My 99 Tourer
Forum: Road warriors 09-21-2012, 09:44 PM
Replies: 92
Views: 8,038
Posted By springfieldboston
Honda Valkyrie. Who knew a bagger could be...

Honda Valkyrie.

Who knew a bagger could be so awesome!


Rode it once, knew it was a keeper, and i have kept it, suits me to a T. Lazy cruiser or torque beast...it does it all so...
Forum: Road warriors 09-09-2012, 06:46 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,164
Posted By springfieldboston
Whats a matter you? Gotta no respect? :D ...

Whats a matter you? Gotta no respect? :D



I can tell you that my Valkyrie Tourer has "Made in America" on the engine case, a claim that none of the other bikes can make. Harley brought a...
Forum: Road warriors 09-08-2012, 08:53 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 61,630
Posted By springfieldboston
Thanks for the Welcome. This is my Valk! ...

Thanks for the Welcome. This is my Valk!

http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414/solovalk048.jpg?t=1341979627
Forum: Road warriors 09-08-2012, 08:40 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,164
Posted By springfieldboston
Have you ever ridden a Valkyrie? Can be had...

Have you ever ridden a Valkyrie?

Can be had for a reasonable price and are perfect for the type of miles you describe...

If you want to ride an American made bike...Valkyries have a higher...
Forum: The perfect line and other riding myths 09-02-2012, 08:29 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 12,764
Posted By springfieldboston
A lot has been said about how Honda and the CB750...

A lot has been said about how Honda and the CB750 impacted motorcycling in the 60s and 70s.

To add to these observations I would mention the motorcycle plant Honda opened in 1979 in Marysville,...
Forum: Ride reports 09-02-2012, 07:28 PM
Replies: 1,186
Views: 347,232
Posted By springfieldboston
Good Luck from the home of the Wigwam!

Good Luck from the home of the Wigwam!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-30-2012, 06:43 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
Glad it all work out for you. Thanks for sharing...

Glad it all work out for you. Thanks for sharing your experience!
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-29-2012, 07:30 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
I stand corrected, and respect your choice to...

I stand corrected, and respect your choice to handle it as you see fit, however, I still think the dealer is full of :topes
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-29-2012, 06:45 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
Keep up the fight, complicity is your enemy. ...

Keep up the fight, complicity is your enemy.

You are being waaay too nice, perhaps out of fear of disapproval of the dealership and the "good" relationship.

The way I see it, you can earn your...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-25-2012, 08:18 AM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
Where does the OP "crap on their reputation". If...

Where does the OP "crap on their reputation". If anything he is calling into question the managers judgement to charge him full price as well as his own judgement to accept it. Then he posts about...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-24-2012, 07:05 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
Being responsible does not equate to conceding to...

Being responsible does not equate to conceding to an unreasonable dealer demand.
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-24-2012, 06:49 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
I thought maybe your desire to maintain a good...

I thought maybe your desire to maintain a good relationship mitigated your willingness to concede to his request.

Look at it this way, if the "good relationship" is based upon you taking a...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-24-2012, 04:14 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
exactly. That explains Why 1930's V twin ...

exactly. That explains Why 1930's V twin technology is never a problem :evil
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-24-2012, 09:13 AM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
Wonder which sales staff it is? Maybe the service...

Wonder which sales staff it is? Maybe the service manager or even the owner..:rofl:

Like it was mentioned before, it is wishful thinking that because a sign is posted that says]you break it you...
Forum: The Rockies It's all downhill from here... 08-23-2012, 08:25 PM
Replies: 376
Views: 28,537
Posted By springfieldboston
I have had some experiences at different dealers...

I have had some experiences at different dealers that seem based on the assumption that the salesperson or manager is in control of the transaction, they like to create the impression that what they...
Forum: Road warriors 08-22-2012, 09:59 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 8,216
Posted By springfieldboston
ok

ok
Forum: Road warriors 08-22-2012, 08:26 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 8,847
Posted By springfieldboston
My 1999 Honda Valkyrie Tourer (GL1500CT) eats up...

My 1999 Honda Valkyrie Tourer (GL1500CT) eats up mile after smooth 6 cylinder smooth mile.

Seriously. :nod:nod
Forum: Road warriors 08-19-2012, 08:46 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 11,945
Posted By springfieldboston
If you folks are ever in Springfield Ma be sure...

If you folks are ever in Springfield Ma be sure to check out the Indian Collection in the Springfield Museum.
Forum: Beasts 08-18-2012, 08:19 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 33,137
Posted By springfieldboston
I would buy my Valkyrie again and again and...

I would buy my Valkyrie again and again and again.......

Yes, its a big bike, but I love it.

I am completely spoiled by the endless roll on power at any speed in any gear, it does so many...
Forum: Road warriors 08-18-2012, 07:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,419
Posted By springfieldboston
http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414...

http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414/IMG_20110819_132114.jpg77


You want sporty and she wants smooth and Comfortable. Take her for a spin on a Valkyrie. She will Love it and so...
Forum: Road warriors 08-17-2012, 10:00 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 16,370
Posted By springfieldboston
http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414...

http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414/trashcan.jpg?t=1345265864
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 08-17-2012, 08:37 PM
Replies: 348
Views: 82,854
Posted By springfieldboston
Here is my Fat Girl, 1999 Honda GL1500CT Best...

Here is my Fat Girl, 1999 Honda GL1500CT
Best bike I've ever owned or ridden hands down. Love this bike!!



http://i595.photobucket.com/albums/tt36/fred212414/solovalk048.jpg?t=1341979627

...
Forum: GS Boxers 08-16-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 703
Posted By springfieldboston
That's the way I feel about my 1999 Honda...

That's the way I feel about my 1999 Honda Valkyrie. Whatever I was riding at the time I was always thinking maybe there is another bike out there i should be investigating to see if I liked it more....
Forum: Face plant 08-10-2012, 09:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,726
Posted By springfieldboston
I ride in ct all the time, and you are correct in...

I ride in ct all the time, and you are correct in that many riders do not wear a helmet, many riders of a certain brand that is, for the most part everyone else wears a helmet from what observe, I...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-07-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 90,864
Posted By springfieldboston
That's a nice video you made. I love to explore...

That's a nice video you made. I love to explore those unimproved roads in the Berkshires on my Valkyrie. some of those roads look familiar. Was that Fred Snow Road I saw? That's a great cut through...
Forum: GPS Tracks - Northeast, Southeast & Florida 08-07-2012, 07:41 PM
Replies: 528
Views: 90,864
Posted By springfieldboston
That's a nice video you made. I love to explore...

That's a nice video you made. I love to explore those unimproved roads in the Berkshires on my Valkyrie. some of those roads look familiar. was that Fred Snow Road. That's a great cut through from 8...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2012, 09:12 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,287
Posted By springfieldboston
If you are afraid to lean it over because you...

If you are afraid to lean it over because you perceive the bike to be too heavy to do that than no matter how much it actually weighs it will be too heavy:evil
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2012, 08:45 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 10,287
Posted By springfieldboston
My 99 Valkyrie Tourer weighs in at 776 pounds dry...

My 99 Valkyrie Tourer weighs in at 776 pounds dry and she is a lot of fun to ride :D

Below about 15 miles an hour she feels heavy, but above that she feels like a much lighter bike, and I have...
Forum: Road warriors 08-05-2012, 07:48 PM
Replies: 332
Views: 61,630
Posted By springfieldboston
99 Tourer Here:wave:wave:wave:

99 Tourer Here:wave:wave:wave:
Forum: Orange Crush 07-31-2012, 09:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,306
Posted By springfieldboston
Thats great news.!

Thats great news.!
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