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Old 02-05-2013, 10:35 AM   #993
Egodriver71
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Originally Posted by jub jub View Post
Hi guys, got a quick question. I was over on the Connie forum and there was a thread started on people that have dropped their bikes. Is this a common problem? Makes me feel the bike must really be top heavy and when it starts to go, not much you can do about it.

It's called a CDA.

Realize you're balancing an almost 700lb bike.

I know plenty of people who have accidentally dropped 400lb bikes!!!

It's not really any more top heavy than any other modern sport tourer.

Shoot, if you get a new FJR and clip the bag on a pole, you'll end up in a sailboat!!!!
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