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Forum: Battle scooters 08-06-2012, 02:15 PM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 195,967
Posted By Scootervillain
Timmygp, Congrats on the new bike! I love...

Timmygp,

Congrats on the new bike! I love the pics of your two black Hondas :D

+1 to everything Sendler just said... Take the MSF class as soon as you can, and check out the book "Proficient...
Forum: Battle scooters 08-02-2012, 11:46 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,221
Posted By Scootervillain
Congrats! That's an awesome ride :clap

Congrats! That's an awesome ride :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2012, 03:53 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,221
Posted By Scootervillain
Sorry - I did not mean that it was high miles (I...

Sorry - I did not mean that it was high miles (I even said it was not excessive for a 3 year old bike). The point was that it was significant in that he's getting that much less life out of the...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2012, 09:01 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,221
Posted By Scootervillain
Do you figure $300 for parts and labor on the...

Do you figure $300 for parts and labor on the used bike a reasonable estimate? At that point you're looking at $2,900 for a bike with 12,000 miles, versus $3,900 for a new bike.

Two questions -...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-26-2012, 08:48 AM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 195,967
Posted By Scootervillain
Well thanks for the break down. That's around...

Well thanks for the break down. That's around what I would expect to pay here in San Diego as well. I was pretty surprised at the bargains the other guys were getting.

However, If I could get...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-25-2012, 03:24 PM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 195,967
Posted By Scootervillain
Congrats! Please let us know the pricing...

Congrats! Please let us know the pricing details if you don't mind... :clap
Forum: Battle scooters 07-13-2012, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 195,967
Posted By Scootervillain
ONLY 95-97 MPG! :rofl That's still about 3x more...

ONLY 95-97 MPG! :rofl That's still about 3x more efficient than my Honda Fit, and about 25% more efficient than my Buddy 150!

Here's what I found on Fuelly regarding the PCX 150:
...
Forum: Battle scooters 07-05-2012, 04:56 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,303
Posted By Scootervillain
Very nice looking scoot! I am completely jealous!

Very nice looking scoot! I am completely jealous!
Forum: Battle scooters 07-03-2012, 02:06 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 9,884
Posted By Scootervillain
I agree the smaller scoots are more exciting......

I agree the smaller scoots are more exciting... but I'm leaning towards the PCX 150 :D
Forum: Battle scooters 04-13-2012, 03:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,797
Posted By Scootervillain
Seconded... looks like a nasty bruise though. At...

Seconded... looks like a nasty bruise though. At least now you've got an accident story to share!
Forum: Battle scooters 04-10-2012, 01:17 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,452
Posted By Scootervillain
It's a Vespa, BUT... 7 hour round trip for a...

It's a Vespa, BUT...

7 hour round trip for a $220 project bike that you won't have ready to ride for quite some time by the sound of it?

Not for me, thanks... The day-long trip alone would...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-09-2012, 03:38 PM
Replies: 127
Views: 21,373
Posted By Scootervillain
My Citycom was $3495 out the door (plus another...

My Citycom was $3495 out the door (plus another $50 to deliver 95 miles away) - this was a leftover from a boat dealer who sold scooters a few years back, but doesn't anymore - had 2 scoots left and...
Forum: Battle scooters 04-09-2012, 09:24 AM
Replies: 127
Views: 21,373
Posted By Scootervillain
Here's a post from February 2012 regarding parts...

Here's a post from February 2012 regarding parts availability from Alliance (specifically for the RV250, which Alliance doesn't import (yet!))...

http://symforum.com/index.php?topic=1636.0

It...
Forum: Battle scooters 03-28-2012, 02:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,303
Posted By Scootervillain
It's actually in British Pounds (Pound Sterling),...

It's actually in British Pounds (Pound Sterling), which is about 1.59 US Dollars, so the cheap version would be $14,950 and the Highline would be $16,305.

For that, you could get a couple BV350's,...
Forum: Equipment 03-06-2012, 01:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 906
Posted By Scootervillain
I park my bike outside in an apartment complex as...

I park my bike outside in an apartment complex as well. It's parked in front of my car, between the curb and the concrete parking chock/wheel stop. The neighboring cars are a toyota tundra and a...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-14-2012, 08:27 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,909
Posted By Scootervillain
As Brian mentioned, Ooty's Scooters in Santa...

As Brian mentioned, Ooty's Scooters in Santa Barbara was named the 2011 SYM Dealer of the year (U.S.). Here's a link to the SYM forum post where the owner, Ootscoot, announced it:
...
Forum: Battle scooters 02-09-2012, 03:04 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 13,207
Posted By Scootervillain
You could feel comfortable, but the OP is also...

You could feel comfortable, but the OP is also concerned about looks.

I just purchased a leftover 2009 SYM Citycom. It is fairly comparable to the Kymco 250s, except it's about 30 pounds heavier,...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-31-2012, 05:22 PM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 1,316,583
Posted By Scootervillain
SYM has manufactured the Citycom without...

SYM has manufactured the Citycom without interruption and it has been sold internationally since its release. Carter Brothers, the old US distributor, had a fire at their scooter warehouse (July...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-31-2012, 02:00 PM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 1,316,583
Posted By Scootervillain
SYM is available in the USA. Their new (as of...

SYM is available in the USA. Their new (as of last year) distributor is Alliance Powersports (sister company of Lance).

The alliance website is at http://www.alliancepowersports.com (second time...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-30-2012, 01:31 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 6,549
Posted By Scootervillain
If you were going up to Myrtle Beach or down to...

If you were going up to Myrtle Beach or down to Key West, I'd agree that you shouldn't sweat the small stuff...

However, this is pretty close to 3,000 miles (+/- ?) (or double if you plan for a...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-30-2012, 01:12 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,341
Posted By Scootervillain
It's a pretty sweet little bike and it should be...

It's a pretty sweet little bike and it should be readily available... MSRP $2,399 (+freight +tax/title/license, etc.)

Alliance Powersports is the new distributor for SYM in the US. The SYM-USA...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-29-2012, 10:35 PM
Replies: 3,384
Views: 1,316,583
Posted By Scootervillain
Bought this one today!

I found an amazing deal on a 2009 SYM Citycom 300i and went to check it out this morning. I've slept on a few decisions over the past few weeks and lost out on each of the deals. I went in...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-10-2012, 04:47 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,810
Posted By Scootervillain
I had a Buddy Blackjack until recently, and it...

I had a Buddy Blackjack until recently, and it was great. It was the first 2 wheeled vehicle I had ever owned and I laid it down once while making a turn (basically drove it into the curb at like...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-07-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,209
Posted By Scootervillain
Since you mentioned there is a kymco dealer right...

Since you mentioned there is a kymco dealer right nearby, check the people S250... You'll probably get 500 to 600 off msrp, and get a quality scoot that you can cruise at 65 with all day long. All...
Forum: Battle scooters 01-07-2012, 03:14 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 12,209
Posted By Scootervillain
I am also looking for a daily driver for a 30...

I am also looking for a daily driver for a 30 mile round trip each day... Speeds average 45 mph, but with one stretch at 60.
I've done research for the past month and have rode a few to compare.
...
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