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Forum: Thumpers 04-28-2012, 10:50 AM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
Edit: TU250 sold!

Edit: TU250 sold!
Forum: Thumpers 04-17-2012, 02:35 PM
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Views: 1,282,818
Posted By Professor Dingle
One last mechanical head scratcher: After my dead...

One last mechanical head scratcher: After my dead battery issues a few days ago and little luck recharging via jumping it and riding around *or* recharging via battery tender (too far gone), I wound...
Forum: Thumpers 04-14-2012, 05:06 PM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
After several thousand incident-free miles I ran...

After several thousand incident-free miles I ran into my first TU250 problem.

Like an idiot, I left the headlights on while my bike was parked in the garage. Fast forward a few days, and the...
Forum: Thumpers 12-19-2011, 09:33 AM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
So I realize they've been discontinued, but does...

So I realize they've been discontinued, but does anyone know of any dealer (or private party?) that still has the official Suzuki Gel Seat for sale? I'd been meaning to pick one up or the longest...
Forum: Thumpers 05-06-2011, 08:27 PM
Replies: 8,438
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Posted By Professor Dingle
Removing the stickers and installing bar ends are...

Removing the stickers and installing bar ends are the only two things that I've modified so far to my TU250 and man what a difference they make.

But I gotta say, after seeing your photos I think...
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2011, 09:07 PM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
Ahh - Never thought of taking the front off...

Ahh - Never thought of taking the front off before the rear, but that makes perfect sense. Thanks.
Forum: Thumpers 05-04-2011, 08:54 PM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
I've seen photos of TU250s with the rear seat...

I've seen photos of TU250s with the rear seat removed, and want to try it on mine.

However a quick glance at the hardware today didn't show any easy answers. I see a single bolt in the rear where...
Forum: Thumpers 03-21-2011, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8,438
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Posted By Professor Dingle
I'm looking for a small tank bag that would fit...

I'm looking for a small tank bag that would fit nicely on a TU250. My only requirement is that it have a clear pouch for a standard sized GPS unit.

Anyone have a tank bag that they like?
Forum: Thumpers 03-17-2011, 02:01 PM
Replies: 8,438
Views: 1,282,818
Posted By Professor Dingle
Has anyone replaced the stock mirrors with bar...

Has anyone replaced the stock mirrors with bar ends? My stock mirrors seem a bit too narrow and I struggle to get a really clear picture of what's behind me. Plus, the left one virates out of...
Forum: Thumpers 03-15-2011, 05:50 PM
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Views: 1,282,818
Posted By Professor Dingle
Once things (hopefully) calm down over there and...

Once things (hopefully) calm down over there and you do your test purchase, let us know how it went.

In theory, anything that would fit on a ST250 would fit perfectly on a TU250, right?
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2011, 02:54 PM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
Oops - I mistyped. I meant a way to push the...

Oops - I mistyped. I meant a way to push the handlebars away (towards the front tire) an inch to give my knees some space.
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2011, 02:09 PM
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Posted By Professor Dingle
I'm 6'2". My butt feels fine in the seat but my...

I'm 6'2". My butt feels fine in the seat but my knees just feel a tad too far forward.

I know they make handle bar risers, but is there anything you can do to move the handle bars *forward* an...
Forum: Thumpers 03-14-2011, 11:15 AM
Replies: 8,438
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Posted By Professor Dingle
Thanks, man! This link led me to a private seller...

Thanks, man! This link led me to a private seller one state over. He delivered it this past weekend and I'm a proud new owner of a cherry 2009 TU250 with just over 2k miles. (No break in! Woo!)

So...
Forum: Thumpers 03-09-2011, 07:41 AM
Replies: 8,438
Views: 1,282,818
Posted By Professor Dingle
What was your secret here? My nearest dealer is...

What was your secret here? My nearest dealer is asking for MSRP, plus $500 for freight & setup, plus another $150 in doc fees. (And then of course taxes & license) Pushes the out the door price...
Forum: Thumpers 03-08-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 8,438
Views: 1,282,818
Posted By Professor Dingle
Any TU250 riders in the 6'2" range? I'm so close...

Any TU250 riders in the 6'2" range? I'm so close to purchasing one, and have sat on one at a local dealer but have yet to take it out for a test drive.

Am I going to be uncomfortable on a 1+ hour...
Forum: Pics, pics, pics... 02-28-2011, 11:46 AM
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Views: 1,516,433
Posted By Professor Dingle
This one is stunning. Nice work!

This one is stunning. Nice work!
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