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Old 04-21-2011, 05:10 PM   #25
Love those blue pipes
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Joined: Dec 2003
Location: Southern Louisiana or Southern England or ...
Oddometer: 4,906
Everybody talks about this unobtainable (or ridiculously expensive) front disc yet it doesn't seem to be a high-wear item. In the US I'm not sure most people are putting enough miles on their GTS's for it to matter much.

Regardless, I am going to switch to kevlar brake pads as I understand they are much gentler on brake disks (rotors).

Off to get the rear wheel balanced - See if that might be the source of the irritating high speed vibe.
MSF Ridercoach IBA: 35353 95 R1100GSA, 93 GTS1000, 85 R80RT, 93 DR350/435, 99 RX125, 78 DT100
January 2010 New Zealand South Island ride
Summer 2009 UK to Alps ride
Summer 2008 UK End-to-End ride
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