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Old 01-01-2013, 02:27 PM   #3950
markjenn
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Joined: Nov 2003
Location: Swellvue, WA
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Originally Posted by larryboy View Post
Every bike I've ever owned, used or new had the best mpg's within the first 4 or 5 tanks as I was getting used to the bike, never fails that once I'm comfortable the mpg's go to hell...as a rule.
Exactly my experience too. Folks talk about how vehicles get better mileage after break-in, but at least for everything I've ever bought new, my more liberal use of the throttle completely overwhelms this effect.

- Mark
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