Originally Posted by Adventurrer
Me too. One of the dumbest things I've ever done. Stuck with an outdated bike with poor resale while all of my friends were riding around on the new ones and not having any problems at all. The too many bugs to be sorted out just isn't that true anymore in this era of CAD design and simulation.
I have a first year R1200ST, and had a first year R1200GS. Both fine bikes well over 50Kmiles.
PS I also had a first year (Beta)1994 R1100RS, well past 70K miles with only one issue, not related to being a Beta.