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Old 11-21-2012, 09:26 AM   #15046
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Originally Posted by bob highsmith View Post
Anybody got anything to say about reliability problems with tiger 800? I am about to buy a new bike and choice is tiger vs GS....kind of leaning Tiger, but have heard some grumbling about reliability issues with the triumph. Any feedback out there from Triumph owners?

The only ones grumbling are the BMW dealers.

My local BMW dealer thought I was out of my mind for even considering a Triumph. They and their elitist attitude. Oh, and problems with the 800GS? Naw, they've never, ever, had any problems with them. Plus, according to them, resale is just horrible on a Triumph, you can't hardly give them away.

Hmmm...go try to find a used one.

Yes, it's the BMW dealers that are grumbling.
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